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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2011

We stayed here in July of 2010 and chose it primarily for the value as well as location. Check-in was a breeze and the office and service staff at the Sahara were very friendly. We had some issues with the phone not working in our room and they sent some one immediately to attend to the problem. The room was... More 

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Fairfield PA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2011

My family and I go to Ocean City every year. We had stayed at the Sahara Motel more than once and the price was reasonable so we decided to stay there again. When we walked in our room on the first day and went out to the balcony, we noticed that there was a good amount of sand and cigarette... More 

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2010

Nice clean ocean view motel room right right near the boardwalk in OCMD!! Bathroom is a little small but has been recently remodeled with new tile and a brand new tube. Sink is separated from the shower allowing one person to finish getting ready while another person showers. Two newer double beds, cable TV, small refrigerator and a small microwave... More 

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Macedon, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2010

After researching almost every hotel in Ocean City I deceided on The Sahara Motel. The Sahara had the most reasonable price for an Oceanfront room and the location was great..right on the boardwalk! We would definatly stay there again. The staff was nice and the rooms were clean plus access to the beach was easy and quick. I would recommend... More 

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South Williamsport, PA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2010

My husband and I came to Ocean City, MD for a couple's getaway and stayed at the Sahara Motel in the tower building over Labor Day weekend. The staff was very pleasant and the price was very reasonable. Upon entering our room, we noticed that while the room was very clean, it had a terrible smell, like body odor. Also,... More 

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Ilion, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2010

The room was as we expected. Just check the beds to make sure the linens were changed because my daughter found sand in one of the beds and had to call the front desk. We had to carry luggage up 3 flights. Oh well. That's what you pay for, just the ok room. We did not go to the Sahara... More 

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Philadelphia, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2010

Went to OCMD for a 3 nites getaway, didn't want to spend a fortune on a room. We've stayed here yrs ago when we took kids. Our room was clean, the shower hot and strong, it was a good value. Its location at 19th street is perfect. A half block from the beach. They cleaned our room, the air conditioner... More 

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york, pa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2010

This was my first time staying at the Sahara. I read some of the not so good reviews, but honestly you couldn't ask for anything more!!! The Sahara is the best deal in Ocean City. The price is right and the rooms are clean!!! It is in a great location and the restaurant has great breakfast. What more could you... More 

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Dumfries, Virginia, USA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2010

I booked a room with this hotel only because I was in a wedding party and it was blocked off for our group. I booked the room with the oceanview. I technically could see the ocean across the street if I went to the farthest part of the hotel and stuck my head over the railing. When we first walked... More 

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Salisbury, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2010

What an awesome place! My family and I are from Salisbury, MD....we decided to take a last minute vacation before our teenagers started back to school. How cool was it that we could simply travel 30 miles East to Ocean City and find such a fantastic place! We are thinking now that every vacation is going to be in our... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Restaurant
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy your next Ocean City, Maryland vacation at the Sahara Motel, a complex offering four buildings with rates and locations to suit your needs. Choose from direct Oceanfront/Oceanview, Poolside, West or Tower buildings. All are reasonably priced and just steps away from the Ocean City Boardwalk, amusements, restaurants and shopping. Our oceanfront hotel provides one of the best beachfront views in Ocean City, Maryland. Also the home of famous Jay's Sahara Cafe. Relax on Ocean City's white sandy beach and let the ocean wash over your feet. Stroll the Boardwalk or take a refreshing swim in either of our two sparkling pools. Sample one of Ocean City's nearby golf courses, or just relax on your private oceanfront balcony. We are convenient to all of the most exciting attractions in Ocean City, Maryland. Discover and enjoy Ocean City, Maryland at the Sahara Motel. We are your family's place at the beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sahara Motel

Address: Oceanfront at 19th Street, Ocean City, MD 21842
Location: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range: $59 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 161
Also Known As:
Sahara Hotel Ocean City
Sahara Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#3 Best Value Hotel in Ocean City
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