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Island Beach Motor Lodge

24th and Central Avenue, Seaside Park, NJ 08752
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New Jersey
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Excellent ! We will return. Our last hoorah before school started. Not a 4 start property,very clean, and very nice people. we only used the rooms for sleep. Right on the beach. Beautiful Beach.sand is lovely and clean. Pool was lovely too, and a nice break from sand and the ocean. its heated. Housekeeping makes sure you have clean towels... More 

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Pequannock, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Great location walking distance to food right on the beach and just outside the park if you like the fish the park this is the place to stay. I never have a problem there and ,Dawn at the front desk is wonderful . The cleaning staff is good , just don't expect to sleep in they don't understand what the... More 

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3 Thank Southbeachnj
Madrid, New Mexico
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

This motor inn sits right on the beach and next to Island Beach State. Old family run resort with small pool and gourmet restaurant.Two room suites with kitchenette and deck comfortably sleeps 4. Reasonable rates.Extremely friendly atmosphere.Ideal for families with young children. Seaside Park has a new boardwalk with rides,and games and all the delicious food that you probably should... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

This is a great hotel but needs a few updates. The bed and tv need major updates. What I didn't understand at all was the beach tags, not once did one person ask us for them. But you do get your money back once you check out. But the staff is great and the location is perfect.

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2 Thank Amanda A
Mackinaw City
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

My husband and I enjoy staying at this motel. The rooms are always clean. The staff members are always very nice and helpful. nice swimming pool, the water was perfect temperature. It's one of our favorite motels in the Jersey Shore. You are right on the beach, a nice private beach with the state park right next to it, it's... More 

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2 Thank Monica H
Rockaway, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This was a great find! the PRO'S: :Clean rooms that did not smell of harsh chemicals or musty. The beach is only footsteps away. The restaurant has great food, a bit pricey but you should expect that when you are in a tourist location. CON'S the pillows are very flat, no stuffing in them and only 1 per person (so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

This is a great find! Clean & well maintained. Awesome pool & private beach is just steps away. Restaurant was a winner too. Strictly no frills but beds were comfy & air conditioner worked great. Only wish there was wifi in the rooms. It is in the pool area & upper deck. We will b returning!

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1 Thank Tanya R
New York City, New York
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5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

This is a nice hotel with clean, spacious efficiency apartments and overall a good value. It's footsteps away from the beach and a short walk to island beach state park (fishing, kayaking, biking, hiking) and a variety of restaurants and delis. It has a vintage feel, and partial upgrades, but is in need of a facelift. I'd love to see... More 

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Princeton, New Jersey
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I know with the shore, you pay for the location, and I wasn't expecting 5 stars. I booked a penthouse suite for a Sunday night. The pluses - closest entrance to Island Beach State Park in the area. Very quick response to my initial email, and very nice on the phone. And now the problems - it's an older motel.... More 

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3 Thank Dorothy B
Glen Rock, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Probably won't stay here again pull out couch was very uncoftable only slept a few hours kept waking up with back pain . Staff was rude to a few people that I saw . No towels in the room when we called down they told us were to get them behind the pool area. When they came to clean the... More 

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