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San Jose, California, United States
2 reviews
Reviewed October 12, 2016

Room 5 had rats in the walls that kept us up all night. Place felt dirty and very dated. Booked for two nights and ending up leaving a night early. Ocean view was nice and listening to the waves was relaxing, but hard to enjoy with the rats.

Thank Chris P
Blackburn, England
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Don't come here if you want wild nightlife, loads of bars and shops Do come here if you want to hear the ocean, watch the waves, completely unwind and chill out. I love this place. Our unit had 2 bedrooms. A little kitchen with full oven and fridge. Bathroom with a bath & shower. It is small but perfectly OK.... More 

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Meriden, Connecticut
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

I'll preface this by saying I realize each unit is individually owned. We were in unit 12 (farthest from beach, closest to street). Room, furniture, carpet and especially the bathroom are extremely dated. Toilet was not functioning correctly (would barely flush and needed constant plunging), rusty shower curtain and rod. The kitchenette was great and pretty updated. We checked out... More 

Thank kmcghee81
Amsterdam, New York
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed August 22, 2016

I recently stayed for a 3 night stay with my mother and sister. This was our fist time here, we wanted something right on the ocean or at least an ocean view, and separate sleeping arrangements for the 3 of us. The efficiency gave us 2 bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with 2 twins. I was... More 

Thank Nancy S
Peabody, Massachusetts, USA
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed August 9, 2016

Rooms were dirty floors stickey and carpet also sticky. dishes lacked cleaniness as well as the refrigerator. Just poor cleaning and never anyone around to answer questions. Waited longer than regular check in time, was not like they were busy cleaning the room. Left key in the room no one to take our key back. will not be returning to... More 

Thank Wanda612

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed August 2, 2016

A bit of a "different" review! I own Unit 13 at the Garlands (for the last 12 years), Every spring, I undertake upgrades. New kitchen cabinets, Corian counter tops, laminate (beachy) flooring. New mattresses and all new paint and interior doors this spring, I am constantly trying to make this a pleasant place to stay. July 23 and July 24,2016,... More 

2 Thank bostongalWrentham_ma
1 review
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

The rooms were not at all clean and super small. It needs a MAJOR update. Certainly a disappointment and not at all meeting expectations. Only positive is location everything else a major blow. Don't know what else to say, as it did not really meet the standards at all

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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

This is a waterfront motel. It is much smaller than what we expected it to be. The appliances are compact size. The two bedroom has 1 full / 2 twins. The couch is not a pull out. There is barely space in the rooms to have luggage or more than 2 people at a time for that matter. If you... More 

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Albany, New York
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed June 6, 2016

This was originally not where we had planned on staying! But due to a mix up on a horrible site that rhymes with Looking.com the staff at the Garlands took care of us and got us a room at this establishment and we couldn't be happier! IT was a mini apartment with Kitchen, living room 2 bed rooms and balcony!... More 

2 Thank Anthony J
Flagler Beach, Florida
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317 reviews
70 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 221 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2015

We stayed with friends in the 2 bedroom unit "A" for one night. . . for over $140.. The only good thing about the place was that it was ocean front. Although there is NO beach at high tide. The place itself was barely adequate, shabby and not maintained. For example, the screen in the front door was half torn... More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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Additional Information about The Garlands

Address: 117 Old Wharf Rd, Dennis Port, MA 02639-0506
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Cod > Dennis Port
Price Range: $107 - $235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Garlands 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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The Garlands Cape Cod, MA - Dennis Port
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#7 On the Beach Hotel in Dennis Port
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“we were in Unit 5 which was the last unit closest to the ocean. Very quiet on the end of the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles O790ZXnancys, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
“go someplace else”
 of 5 bubbles Wanda612, Aug 9, 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room on the second floor closer to the road. Better view of the ocean from your living room”
 of 5 bubbles 697anthonyj, Jun 6, 2016 | Read review
“Go some place else”
 of 5 bubbles sherrrrry, Sep 25, 2015 | Read review
“The walls are not soundproof and your neighbors are right on top of you.”
 of 5 bubbles 1004Charlie, Sep 2, 2015 | Read review
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