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Driftwood on the Ocean

2178 Montauk Highway, Montauk, NY 11954
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Ranked #12 of 37 hotels in Montauk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Just got back from 2 weeks in Room #11 and must say the place is still getting better. They have upgraded the gym, resurfaced the tennis courts and refurbed the front office. Looks fantastic. Beach was cleanest I have ever seen it. They have really done a lot of work in the off season. New dune grass planted, rooms keep... More

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

I spent $900 to stay in a lousy junior efficiency room that wasn't renovated. I know a junior efficiency is going to be small, but I didn't know it was going to be disgusting. The wi-fi reception was total trash, as was the rest of the room. The bathroom featured a makeshift "shower" and an ancient toilet that were crammed... More

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Parksley, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

The place was very clean, the people very friendly and helpful. Easy access to the beach, with the boys at the beach to get chairs (very accomadating!). Overall, very happy. Great beach restaurant within walking distance. All the other guests very friendly. The pool, playground, basketball and tennis were an added bonus!

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

I have been taking my kids to Montauk and the Jersey shore for years so we can visit family and get some days on the beach. This by FAR a great place to spend quality time with family/friends and create memories. Driftwood is NOT a resort but a fantastic little gem of a beach 'community' that is close to Montauk... More

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Saint James, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

We're mainly interested in the beach and an updated attractive efficiency unit. We got that and so much more! Our rm was delightful. As with many places in Mtk, rms are not all cookie cutter, so ask for a renovated rm and anything else that's impt before you book. You ask, you get! We had a 2 rm oceanfront eff... More

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Selden, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

My Husband and I went with our 2 year old daughter. We booked an oceanfront room with the private deck equipped with a bbq. The 2 room suite was so clean and cozy, we loved it! Everynight we sat outside on the deck and had some wine while we listened to the ocean. Check in & Check out was very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

Room was very pleasant, overlooking the dunes and ocean. The earlier part of the week, we were the only guests and it was so peaceful and quiet, it was kind of eerie! But even as other guests arrived, it still remained very relaxing. Only critique is that after 7pm there really is no staffing around so make sure you get... More

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Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

Hoped to meet other young people, party, do things but place was not that awesome, some people were cool but a lot of kids (forget about the pool if you are NOT a huge fan of 'Marco-Polo' game - all day long) but the beach is good, few bars around are cool. Good place if you are already with big... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

I booked four nights at this place this past summer, but ended up stay six! I first had a double room but four days in opted to change to a beach front suite with grill/patio extension. Upon arrival, I---like other reviewers stated too--- was left a key for an early check in---like the front desk attendant promised. In the morning,... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

This place was awesome. We arrived late and they had an envelope with a hand-written note to welcome us and give us our key. The place was spotless, the shower was excellent, and they give you cute little shampoo and conditioner bottles. It was everything you needed and nothing more- which is perfect for Montauk---you are there for the beach... More

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Also Known As:
Driftwood On The Ocean Hotel Montauk
Driftwood On The Ocean Montauk
Address: 2178 Montauk Highway, Montauk, NY 11954
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Location: United States > New York > Long Island > Hamptons > Montauk
Amenities:
Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Montauk
#8 Family Hotel in Montauk
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Montauk #8 Family Hotel in Montauk
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