We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant

7400 Ocean Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
Hotel amenities
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant
Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant
Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant
Add Photo Write a Review

36 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    6
    5
    8
    9
    8
See reviews for
20
8
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (10)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (36)
  • Mar-May only
    (1)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (34)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (0)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (1)
All months
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The ladies on front aré very nice but Its was not enough to cover up the bad appearance of the motel..!! The motel Is old and since we asked for the room with kitchen the lady said yes we have it available, when we got to the room the kitchen was very small and the fridge was so tiny. They... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Paul C, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

If you're disappointed, we're disappointed. Your stay should have been relaxing and comfortable, and I'm sorry to see yours fell short here. Flies aren't the best to share a room with, and we're sorry they were such and issues when you stayed with us. It's very unusual for us, and we'd love another chance from you so you can have... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We been staying here for years It was anice little place with great location.It went way downhill with this current Manager,and now she told me it it will be knocked down for Condos after the season The owners wont remodel rooms,they are very old and outdated Im looking forward to the NEW Condos,thankfully

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Paul C, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback here, Leo. We are considering building new condos on the site. If you're interested, please call Keller Williams Realty at 609-522-3322. Best, Management Team More 

Travelers are raving about these Wildwood Crest hotels

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancé, 9 month old son and I stayed the entire last weekend at the Sand Castle and it was fantastic. The staff was more than just accommodating. They were friendly, helpful, and respectful. It was like I was dealing with my own family. Marie and Patrick are two amazing individuales and the best employees there. Angela, the manager, is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paul C, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Wow, Roy -- it was such a pleasure having you and your family with us! We truly hope you enjoyed your time back in Wildwood, and we're looking forward to seeing you again in September! Safe travels, Management Team More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made the mistake of booking online,never again.The rooms are dirty and dark Nothing works properly.Very Noisey with no control.The Manager ,Angela,has a I DONT CARE attitude,rude and condescending Iguess that's why its rated 80 of 82 LAST in my book

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Paul C, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Nothing is more important to us than ensuring our guests have a wonderful stay, Priscilla, so it's simply untrue to say we don't care. If we gave you any impression to the contrary, we owe you an apology. We're happy to speak with you directly about your visit and hear your concerns, so please don't hesitate to reach out directly.... More 

Clifton Heights, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow.My 2 kids had pancakes, I had pancakes and my husband had a Spanish omelet. We had coffee, chocolate milk and orange juice. The bill was $60 plus tip. I rechecked, and they charged us $4 for orange juice and about that much for coffee and milk. I expected the shore markup but I didn't expect to be charged for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Paul C, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

While it's great that you and your family enjoyed their meals, we can imagine that must have been frustrating, Stacey. We apologize if there was any confusion with the menu -- there is a lot that goes into our prices, and we appreciate the feedback here. Best to you and your family, Management Team More 

1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make sure you check ur recipe at time of check in to make sure you were charged the proper amount.Angela the supposed manager of the place is a rip off.she try ed to charge me an my family $100's more for our vacation.this isn't the first time this has happen.happen last year too.then I ask for someone above her an... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Angela T, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

I'm sorry you feel this way Jake. I have gone over the prices with you several times. Please read the information on our website and on your Confirmations, I think this will help you understand. Thank you for giving us another opportunity with your vacation, see you in August,! A Titano Manager More 

Millbrook, New York
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family and I stayed in the crest for the first time together and we were exploring and we came upon a wonderful little restaurant called the sandcastle. We went and it is beautiful and the food was phenomenal. I had the strawberries and whipped cream the strawberries were fresh and they were yummy. There omelets were delicious and the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paul C, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

What a compliment -- thank you so much for stopping in every morning! You got to try some amazing things on our menu, and we're delighted you enjoyed every bite. We'd love to have you back soon for another waffle with whipped cream, so stop in to see us any time you're back in town. Hope all is well, Management... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

My wife and daughter came down from philly ,day trip on beach We had agood dinner at the resauarant,so we decided to stay at the motel We just wanted to checkin quick and go relax,the Manager decided to tell her life story to us 25 minute checkin We ask to please hurry,she just keep talking,even about potsmoking in front of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Paul C, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

George, and our goal is to make you feel at home while you're here -- we're disappointed to see you received anything less than the best from us. We really appreciate your feedback and we hope your next stay with us will be the perfect one you deserve. Best, Management Team More 

Voorhees, New Jersey
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

Your staff is awesome! Keep place very clean and they are very friendly and helpful. However, the owners of this place should be ashamed of themselves this place is ugly and in poor shape. Your sign is only half lit Castle totally dark. You make it so hard for the people who u employ it's like making them eat a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paul C, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback here, Susan -- we know there are a lot of projects that need some attention, and we're working on a plan to have them all done soon. As much as we would like it, not everything can be finished overnight, and we appreciate your patience when it comes to that. We're happy you enjoyed your stay... More 

Claymont, Delaware
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Hotel is in a great location and the staff at the desk were very nice but the room needed some attention. Upon check-in, I cleaned the bathroom before allowing my family to use it. However, housekeeping did do a better job the next day. The drains were all slow, the TV did not work, heavy moisture in the room, damage... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Paul C, Manager at Sand Castle Motel & Restaurant, responded to this review

We're sorry to see this, Lynn -- you deserve a relaxing vacation, so we apologize the room wasn't perfect when you first got in to your room. Feedback like this is critical, and we will look into making your next stay the perfect one you deserve. Safe travels, Management Team More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

9 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (4)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (5)
Viewed
Other (5)
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Wildwood Crest hotels
1.0 mi away
Icona Diamond Beach
Icona Diamond Beach
#1 of 72 in Wildwood Crest
5.0 of 5 stars 587 reviews
0.4 mi away
Paradise Oceanfront Resort
Paradise Oceanfront Resort
#17 of 72 in Wildwood Crest
4.0 of 5 stars 217 reviews
0.9 mi away
Aqua Beach Resort
Aqua Beach Resort
#32 of 72 in Wildwood Crest
3.5 of 5 stars 511 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 mi away
Four Winds
Four Winds
#48 of 72 in Wildwood Crest
4.0 of 5 stars 38 reviews
0.3 mi away
Jolly Roger Motel
Jolly Roger Motel
#34 of 72 in Wildwood Crest
4.0 of 5 stars 239 reviews
0.7 mi away
Acacia Beachfront Resort
Acacia Beachfront Resort
#16 of 72 in Wildwood Crest
4.5 of 5 stars 249 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Price Your Stay
Ready to book?