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8803 Atlantic Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
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Commander-By-The-Sea-Motel
Ranked #28 of 74 Hotels in Wildwood Crest
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Quebec, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Right on the beach, well maintained, and with a lot of returning clients. This usually says it all. You probably don't clean your BBQ as they do to the 3 of them every day. Quiet when it has to be at night and friendly to kids but a little on the stiff side though. Staff was very helpfull, caring, and... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is by far one of the best places I have stayed at in all my years travelling. I have been all around the world in my life and this is the cleanest, friendliest place. Look forward to staying here again next vacation.

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Millstone, New Jersey
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We were looking for a quick, quiet beach getaway, and after looking at Trip Advisor, booked Commander-By-The Sea. I was a little wary when Suzanne said our room was by the office, but no worries. A 2-room, double Queen bedded unit, it was quiet and had to be one of the cleanest rooms I have ever stayed in. Everything worked.... More 

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Sewell, New Jersey
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Again a beautiful trip for my family we just came back from!! Excellent room, people, place! We meant soo many nice people that are regulars every year here too and it was such a nice time!! This is our fifth year and my daughter loves Mr. Bill, Ms. Polly and Miss Suzanne and can't wait each year to come!! Miss... More 

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Albany, NY
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Don't hesitate to book your Wildwood Crest vacation stay at the Commander By The Sea. While nothing fancy, the rooms are clean and bright and nicely appointed. Everyone is pleasant, helpful and inviting. They have grills for cooking out and plenty of tables to enjoy your meals outside. The rooms are just a few steps from the beach and when... More 

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falmouth, maine
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297 reviews 297 reviews
46 hotel reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Wow, we just sort of picked this place based on a local referral service, a last minute arrangement just to have a base to visit the area for 2 days. I'm from NJ, used to vacation further north at the shore in Lavallette; never been to Wildwood or Cape May. This is an unassuming 3 story stucco motel right on... More 

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Media, Pennsylvania
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56 reviews 56 reviews
20 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

As Lcarlotta stated he is a police officer so my guess is he is a little more paranoid and on-guard regarding his surroundings than the rest of us. And that is fine and understandable. I hope he reads this because this is a sincere,accurate response from a longtime Commander patron. I have been going here for 10 years. I stay... More 

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Waverly, NY
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We have not stayed here this year, but have stayed there previously for a week in the summer for approx 15 years straight. Friendly, clean, great service, always updating to the best of their ability. Nicco is right.......... it's the shore and you are not going to get a Vegas-type resort anywhere. Great location, clean pool....yep, they will wash the... More 

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NJ
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

We just came home from a week long stay at the Commander-by-the-Sea. We invited friends and family down to join us mid week. We all had a wonderful time! This was our first trip back to Wildwood in 10 years and found the Commander to be just as clean, comfortable and friendly as it was 10 years ago. The same... More 

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

The Commander has always been a "Happy Place" for me. My family started staying at this motel 41 years ago. I had not been there in 9 years, but found it to be just as great as it always was. The same family has owned it for all these years and they make you feel welcome and have a friendly... More 

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Additional Information about Commander-By-The-Sea-Motel

Address: 8803 Atlantic Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Wildwood Crest
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Commander-By-The-Sea Hotel Wildwood Crest
Hotel Style:
#32 Family Hotel in Wildwood Crest

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