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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The manager (receptionist) was extremely rude. Could not find parking. Had to pay extra fee to park under the deck and was blocked in the entire week by other other cars. Walked in the door to find the bed a foot away no room to walk because the uncomfortable bed was taking up the whole " room" the a.c. was... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had booked a room for a few days after seeing a very nice picture of one of the rooms online....such misrepresentation! Not sure if the room we saw the picture of really exists but when we got there the room we were shown was no better than something I would imagine in a flop house....Did get my deposit back less... More 

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vacationer12345678, Manager at Summer Place Hotel, responded to this review

The summer place hotel is the last resonably priced ocean block guesthouse in the city of rehoboth. we are charging 2 to 3 hundred dollars less than the other full service hotels in the area. please dont expect the same level of service, amenities etc when you are paying so much less. the rooms are small and accomodate 2 maybe... More 

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Churchville, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked and pre-paid for a 2 night trip. The day before we were to leave, I received an e-mail saying it was cancelled for no reason. I went back on the site, and I guess because the weather forecast was for great weather, they hiked the prices $62/night. We ended up staying somewhere else for the "higher" price, and... More 

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vacationer12345678, Manager at Summer Place Hotel, responded to this review

i am not sure who wrote this but approximately 5% of all reservations we receive dont go through as the credit card is declined. we never just cancel someones reservation. i am sure this is what happened in this case as we only hold reservations if the entire charge goes through. More 

Bel Air, Maryland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked last minute in July 2016 for $99. A queen room, small LCD TV, mini fridge and small microwave, with a smallish but useable bathroom. Room was passably clean. Window was open when we arrived, and it had been thunder storming, so the floor was soaked. Luckily they had placed a towel under the window to soak it up and... More 

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Worton, Maryland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a dump. It advertises free parking? Try again. There is no where to park. The lock on our door was busted, our futon couch was a pieced together, unsturdy thing that I think they made, and it smelled. And they don't even bring towels, you throw dirty towels in the floor and you get your own towels.... More 

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vacationer12345678, Manager at Summer Place Hotel, responded to this review

not sure how to respond to someone who thought they had to call the police to have a car moved on our property. we offer "free" city pass for parking on the street w/o meters for all guests and 15/day parking which is restricted access. this guest chose to not look for parking and was temporaily blocked in. she booked... More 

Upper Marlboro, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

It's definitely nothing to write home about, but good location. My husband was so upset by the place that we ended up leaving. No refunds btw. I on the other hand am more tolerant and realize it's just a place to sleep while vacationing. Expect a small room. It's not as cleanly as other hotels, and walls are paper thin.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

If you need a simple room at the beach, this is your place. There are three floors and honesty you will have flashbacks of your college dorm room. Room was tiny, bathroom okay. There was no hot water for the shower when we tried around 10am...guessing everyone else got it first? Word to the wise... bring your own pillows, they... More 

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

do not stay here ! even though it was located in a great spot the "hotel" itself is horrible dirty and gross. stained sheets window on 1st floor doesn't close or lock overall dirty walls/floors no one at front desk can only use the side door parking situation is horrible overpriced for what you get small rooms with no room... More 

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vacationer12345678, Manager at Summer Place Hotel, responded to this review

sorry about your experience. we advertise the summerplace as a modestly furnished, small guesthouse style room. all windows lock. its obvious this does not meet your high standard and i suggest you try the hotels down the street. the boardwalk plaza would meet all your needs but i feel that you dont want to pay their price. More 

Montreal, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016

The quick version of this review? I would strongly advise against even thinking about staying there. I have never been in a more disgusting place in my entire life. The longer version : Check-in and parking - First we tried to reserve via expedia for 2 nights and our ''card was declined'' (more on that later) So we called directly... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

The owner plays trombone, so obnoxiously loud and he can't even play that instrument. After asking him to stop, he rudly Responded no, and played for another hr. The sound is so loud that you can't here anything, and it is impossible to do any work or get any rest

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Affordable guest house style hotel room-located on the Ocean Block of Rehoboth Beach -offers 23 rooms- relatively new- clean- private bath- cable television- telephone- microwave- air conditioning- heat- and refrigerator- Rooms accomodate two or three- with either one king bed- one double bed- two twins or double plus a twin bed- Cots available upon request ... more   less 

Additional Information about Summer Place Hotel

Address: 30 Olive Ave, PO Box 673, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971-2806
Location: United States > Delaware > Rehoboth Beach
Price Range: $52 - $265 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Summer Place Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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