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The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort

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6101 Ocean Ave., Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Niskayuna, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We stayed at the Crusader for the Labor Day weekend August 29 - September 3. We stayed ocean front on the third floor. We are a family of 4. Myself, my wife and 2 boys, ages 6yrs and 20months. The basics: Room is very clean. - Beds are comfy – it’s not home but not bad at all - My... More 

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Exton, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This hotel is so clean. The staff is always working on something, keeping it spotless. I would highly recommend staying here. They have comfortable beds, a friendly staff and what is most important to me, very very clean hotel rooms. We will stay here again for sure.

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Newark, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Loved our room, 115. Great views of the ocean and beach. Walked everyday, at least twice a day to the boardwalk and the pier, which were not far at all. Great experience! Originally booked the room for 4 days and 3 nights. Extended our stay to 2 more nights, we had such a great time. Fabulous staff, very friendly and... More 

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Somerset, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This was our first time back to Wildwood, NJ in a few years...we've been going to Ocean City, NJ. Well, as a family we were very pleased with Wildwood and especially with the Crusader! We got an Ocean View room with a private balcony, it was fabulous. The hotel and rooms were spacious and clean! :) We had wonderful help... More 

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Wayne, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We stayed at the Crusader for 4 days on Labor Day weekend. We were pleasantly surprised at how nice this place really was. The room was comfortable and clean. The pool area was well maintained and the deck had great views of the beach. The staff was friendly and helpful. It is located in a convenient area. It also has... More 

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Randolph, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We were absolutely delighted with our recent stay at the Crusader Resort. This time we booked an oceanfront room with a remarkable view of the Wildwood beach and the ocean, and we will book this very same room if we can for our next visit. The suite was bright, well appointed, and modern, including a comfortable sitting room with a... More 

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Glen Gardner, New Jersey
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Booked 2 rooms at the Crusader for a couple of days in August. Was a little nervous when we arrived since we are not really "motel" people! By the time we left we are converts! The staff was great, the service was great and it was clean clean clean! Everyday I saw them wiping the railings along the pool, in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I loved my room 115 great view, spacious & clean. My sister was in room 114The staff at front desk is very pleasant & helpful. The pool was very clean and great to swim or hang around. The game room is less then anticipated could use more games and activities for kids & parking I have a minivan was hard... More 

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Bristol, Connecticut, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We recently took a familly trip and rented two seperate rooms at The Crusader. One room was a newly renovated ocean front room with a private balcony. That room was very nice. The second room smelled like cigarette smoke covered over with many air fresheners. It was in a section of the third floor that was among several older rooms.... More 

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Alan S, General Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

I am very disappointed and surprised to hear of your dissatisfaction with Crusader Resort. I did some research regarding your complaints and I will address them individually. I was not aware that your suite had a cigarette smoke odor, and did not find anything to that effect noted on the housekeeper's report for that day. I wish you had made... More 

Harrisburg
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The place is CLEAN, comfortable beds, great layout, Kept and maintained well. Good size pool. Great place for family. So convenient to the beach boardwalk and restaurants. The family owned restaurant was also great food snd service. We would definitely come back and recommend. Thanks...Crusader for making our vacation successful.

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