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“Great Place to Stay!” 5 of 5 stars
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1202 Central Avenue, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ   |  
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Ranked #1 of 5 hotels in Ship Bottom
Garnerville, New York
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“Great Place to Stay!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We recently spent a few days at the Islander in Ship Bottom. The room we stayed in was very comfortable and clean and the decor was very pleasant. The owner Joe is wonderful and very accomodating. The prices are reasonable and we can't wait to return! Bernadette & Ronnie

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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Kearny, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

We recently had the pleasure to spend a few days at the Islander in Ship Bottom. The room we stayed in was very comfortable and clean and the decor was very pleasant. The motel is just walking distance to the beach, shops and restaurants. The owners are two of the nicest people we have ever met. Will definitely be returning! Nora and Barbara

Stayed March 2014
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Beach Lake, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

We only spent one night here but will definitely be back! Great place! Large clean newly remodeled rooms at awesome prices. Comfortable beds, Coffee maker, microwave and fridge in king rooms. Convenient location, WaWa close by, walking distance to beach.

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Tuckerton, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Stayed here for a long weekend when my bf came down from Canada. I stopped by a week before to ask some questions about the room and Joe took me into one to check it out. He was more than happy to answer all of my questions and so very nice. The time we spent there was comfortable. The room was clean and everything was new. The little kitchen was perfect for making a couple of quick meals and everything you need to cook was provided. A block away from a Wawa for your morning coffee and right across the boulevard from the beach. Best prices for an off season stay on the island. Would definitely recommend to anyone coming to the area for a visit. ^_^

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Toronto, Canada
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Found this lovely spot on trip advisor for my weekend stay in south Jersey. Knew I picked the right place after meeting Joe. Great friendly guy, who's there to make sure your stay is a comfortable one.
I heard they had done a lot of renovations after the storm, and the work shows. Great bathrooms, with big sinks, lots of room, and in ours, a large fridge, and hot plate (which helped in saving money on food!). It's steps from the beach and a Wawa is right close by.

I'll have to come back when the summer season is in full swing, and I'll definitely be staying here. Just Bee-ooo-tee-ful :D

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013 via mobile

The hotel was in a very convient area for us the only downside was our room was across from the office n a horrible spot light shined in our room the whole night making sleeping impossible. Very clean tho which is always nice.

  • Stayed October 2013
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Bronxville, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

What a great weekend my girlfriends and I had at the Islander Motel on Long Beach island! There were four of us all together so we rented an efficiency and and adjoining King room. The room was beautiful and super clean. The bathroom is like a spa with the huge sink and beautiful tiling in the spacious shower. The owner helped us to arrange a private yoga class and massage in our rooms and was very helpful in helping us find restaurants and other places on the Island. We had our coffee on the Motel deck and were very comfortable in the efficiency room with a table, large fridge and dishware to enjoy cheese, hummus and of course wine! We came on Saturday and left late on Sunday, enjoyed the beach, the Chicken and egg and the company. Best of all the price at $45 each - super affordable!

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  • Stayed October 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 1202 Central Avenue, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Long Beach Island > Ship Bottom
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Ranked #1 of 5 hotels in Ship Bottom
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The Islander Motel Long Beach Island, NJ - Ship Bottom

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