This is based on a visit during August 2012.
*The place is "hotel clean."
*Rates are reasonable based on location and time of year.
*There is parking is under the structure--this means the sun is not beating on your car all day.
*Walking distance to the beach.
*Hotel pool is small, but clean and well-maintained.
*Ironing board, iron, frig, microwave, kitchenette available in our room.
*Staff is friendly and helpful.
*Garden hose near the entrance is available to wash beach sand off yourself.
*Elevator is large and responsive.
*Rooms face the main road (Coastal Hwy) instead of the ocean, which is partially obscured by other buildings closer to the ocean.
*Traffic is loud unless the door to the balcony is closed.
*No Internet access. ("Go to McDonald's")
*Room key is an old school metal key with a plastic tag with the room number imprinted on it.
*No room safe.
*A/C filter cleaning/replacement is needed. A/C unit it loud. Wear noise plugs to bed.
*If you're looking for privacy while you change in your room, the bathroom is the only place to do it, and it's really small. So if you're a big person...
*There are two handicap parking spaces.
*Hotel pool's deep end is 5 feet. There is no diving board (which is a good thing in this case).
*The exterior and the room interiors appear to have been recently painted--and painted properly.
*There is at least one cart available to make the moving of luggage from your car to your room easier.
*There is no fitness center.
*There is no free breakfast or other similar amenities.
*The ice machine is the ground floor.
- Also Known As:
- Beachcomber Hotel Ocean City
- Beachcomber Motel Ocean City