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Ocean Sands Motel

3710 Ocean Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260
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Ranked #51 of 77 hotels in Wildwood
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Loved how close to the boardwalk this hotel is. The room served it's purpose and my daughter's liked the pool. I liked how they had grills to use and tables outside to use. The downfall was the room was little small but served its purpose and I wish there would of been a coffee pot in the room. I would... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed there f or a family members birthday on a Friday check out Saturday because we found bed bugs the mateinence man came and saw it too...I was told that I would get a full refund of my money and I have the receipt I received half of my money on Wednesday...the front desk lady was very disrespectful I... More

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WWCBeach, General Manager at Ocean Sands Motel, responded to this review

We try our best to accommodate all of our guest. The guest was rude and relentless to our desk clerks. The Ocean Sands is inspected monthly by a professional pest service. The reviewer is flat out lying and and used this leverage to obtain a full refund from the hotel. Please do not believe everything you read. The Ocean Sands... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent deal if you're on a budget and just want to get away. Hand great time with my kids and my daughters friends. Everything was conveniently close by and the cape may zoo is only 15 minutes away. Pool was great and the staff was incredible. Everything we needed they provided. I will be going back in August thanks very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Just stayed here last night. The place was clean, bathrooms were updated and super clean, and the woman in the office was incredibly nice. Couldn't have been happier with the stay. Accommodating to me and my friend who were just looking for a comfortable Place for the night. Highly recommend!

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Kingston, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Don't book this motel unless you are positive you are staying. YOU WILL NOT GET A FULL REFUND! Two months before my stay was supposed to be, I had an emergency come up and had to cancel my reservation. Even though I cancelled TWO months before they kept half of a one night's stay. I have stayed in many hotels... More

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Broomall, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

from the minute we checked in we were greeted by friendly staff and showed to our clean and newly renivated rooms, after swimming in a crystal clear pool, the staff brought us fresh towels, its literally minutes from the beach and boardwalk, very family firendly and awesome rates, i recommend this motel to all families

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WWCBeach, Manager at Ocean Sands Motel, responded to this review

Thank You for the response. Newly renovated rooms for 2014. More

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

We had a wonderful time at the Ocean Sands. Steps from the Beach and even closer to the boardwalk. Clean rooms and helpful staff. If you want to be in the center of town and close to everything, Ocean Sands is the place. Going back in July. Fun and relaxing!

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Lovethebeach3710, Manager at Ocean Sands Motel, responded to this review

The Ocean Sands is conveniently located one block from the Wildwood's World Famous Boardwalk and Beaches. Thank You for your review! See you in July at Smitty's Parking More

Upper Darby, Pennsylvania
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I don't usually write reviews of shore town hotels. They meet the basic needs not too many frills. I expect clean worn rooms. We booked the Labor Day special. The special included breakfast everyday and bike rentals for one day . My 1st floor room had a small refrigerator . On the 2nd floor the room consisted of a refrigerator,microwave,coffeepot... More

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Lovethebeach3710, Manager at Ocean Sands Motel, responded to this review

The Ocean Sands is conveniently located one block from the Wildwood's World Famous Boardwalk and Beaches. Because of our close proximity our ice machine that is located on the street charges 25 cents for ice. This makes sure that all guests have it available to them. During the busy summer months if we did not charge for ice there would... More

lansdale PA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

Ok, not a whole lot of amenities but for an old beach hotel, not too bad. Location is outstanding! Room was very clean, staff polite. Our first stay at this hotel, maybe we would go back but first will check out other locations and these are the reasons: when i checked in i was given a parking permit but still... More

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Lovethebeach3710, Manager at Ocean Sands Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We hope that you will stay with us again. We are improving our accommodations every year! More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

The only plus of this place was the location. The staff wasn't to bad either. However the rooms were very outdated, hasn't been updated in decades. Had a leak in the bathroom ceiling which resulted in the drop down tile to crumble and fall down. When I told them about it they said maintenance would be down in about 30... More

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Lovethebeach3710, Manager at Ocean Sands Motel, responded to this review

We are working to improve our accommodations every year! New Kitchens in 2014! More

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Address: 3710 Ocean Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260
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Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Wildwood
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The Ocean Sands is convenient to the new convention center, restaurants and entertainment. We are just steps from the beach and Wildwood's famous boardwalk. ... more   less 
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