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Westfield, New Jersey
Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Stayed with a family of four. The location is very convenient for boardwalk access in the prime area for Ocean City. Just about everything you need is in walking distance. However, the Castaway amusement pier is directly across the street which creates noise but the rooms do muffle most of it. Also the rooms are very clean which is not...

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jaabarlow, Manager at Wild Dunes Inn, responded to this review

I'm glad we could host your family for a fun and relaxing time in Ocean City! It makes all the difference in a vacation to be able to walk a few steps to get to the boardwalk. We try to make sure everything is updated as often as possible in the units. I appreciate your feedback, and I hope we'll...

Long Island, New York
Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

This is our second time back at wild dunes inn and it was wonderful ,the rooms were immaculate (I'm very picky), staff was helpful, we had the toilet overflow on our first day and the maintenance man was there in less than 5 minutes ,kitchen was stocked with anything and everything you need to make a meal, coffee maker too😃...

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jaabarlow, Manager at Wild Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Between a good room and being by the beach and boardwalk, and there's not really much more you could want. Thanks for this great feedback, and I hope we'll get to see you again soon!

Paramus, New Jersey
Reviewed July 22, 2015

We booked this hotel based on Trip Advisor ratings. The only downside to this hotel was it was a little smaller than we had hoped for a family of 4. There is nothing else but positive. The rooms and facilities were spotless, the staff was very pleasant and helpful, and the location was fabulous with two children under 10. The...

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jaabarlow, Manager at Wild Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Barbara, I'm glad you and your family had a relaxing and fun time with us on your vacation! Our location near the rides is great, especially when the kids are tired after a long boardwalk evening! We hope to see you again sometime in the future!

Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed July 7, 2015

This is no 5-star hotel - and that's fine! It was perfectly adequate for a boardwalk get away in OCNJ. The location was perfect, the room was clean, the bed was comfortable and there was ample storage space. Our issue was in the poor advertising. The pool was offsite - fine, no big deal. But the "free wifi" was nonexistent....

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jaabarlow, Manager at Wild Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Allison, I'm glad to hear you've found ours a rejuvenating place to stay when visiting Ocean City. I am sorry that you've had troubles accessing our WiFi -- we are in the process right now of discussing better options for reception. Hopefully it will be better then next time you visit us. I hope we can see you back again...

Ardmore, Pennsylvania
Reviewed July 4, 2015

Great hotel and great location. Checked in on a Tuesday, room was ready at noon (3 hours before check in and as soon as we arrived.) We decided to book an extra night after checking out the room, and unfortunately it was booked so we would have to move after 2 nights (No problem, not their fault.) The girl helping...

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jaabarlow, Manager at Wild Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your response. We are so glad that we were able to accommodate your room switch. And we do appreciate the feed back about the refrigerator and our maintenance staff has corrected the problem. We apologize for any inconvenience. Enjoy the rest of your summer and we look forward to your return!

Palmyra, Virginia
Reviewed October 27, 2014

Have been coming in September for the past three or four years and will continue. Love the Inn! Clean, great location, and good price in September. Relatively quiet in the evenings, given the location.

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jaabarlow, Manager at Wild Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Dear Susan, Thank you for your comments. We hope to see you again this September. Our best wishes to you in 2015!

Reviewed October 22, 2014

With all the weekend events going on in October, last minute reservations can be difficult. I was finally directed to Wild Dunes (not my first, second, or third choice). The building is as pictured online, a stand alone 3 level cement block, with parking on first floor and rooms on 2nd and 3rd. A sign out front advertises a pool,...

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Reviewed October 17, 2014

Very close to the beach, boardwalk and rides for the kids. Clean and comfortable room with enough room for 2 adults and 2 kids. Overall, it was a nice family trip. We would definitely stay here again and are looking forward to returning to Ocean City.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed October 17, 2014

I found out my husband & I would be alone for a weekend & decided we'd go to the Jersey Shore, however, it was Fireman's Weekend in Wildwood. I couldn't find a room from Wildwood Crest up the coast until Ocean City. At that point, I took what I could get! The Wild Dunes exceeded my expectations! Because it was...

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jaabarlow, Manager at Wild Dunes Inn, responded to this review

This response is coming a bit late, but I am so glad you found us for your weekend getaway trip! It sounds like you took advantage of our easy access to the boardwalk -- such an important part of the experience here! And it's always great to have a stocked kitchen for back up, even if you didn't end up...

New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed October 17, 2014

We spent 3 night at the Wild Dunes. Staff was very friendly. Rooms are very clean and modern. Rooms are not overly large, but large enough. King size bed. Elevator. 2 TV's Water was always hot. Kitchenette even included a small dishwasher. Garage was okay. Walk to the beach was steps away We will stay here the next time. Was...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Imagine spending your vacation in a luxury suite - spacious and completely furnished. Imagine being so close to the warm, inviting sand, the sparkling ocean waters, and the fun-filled boardwalk that they are just steps from your door. Imagine being able to boat and fish, play golf or tennis, swim in a heated pool and luxuriate on a sun-drenched deck. Activities close to our inn include sailing and kayaking, boat rides, jet ski rentals, surfing, bicycling, golf, arcades and a variety of amusement parks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wild Dunes Inn

Address: 801 E 10th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3507
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Ocean City
Price Range: $266 - $286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Wild Dunes Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 28
Also Known As:
Wild Dunes Hotel Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
#11 Family Hotel in Ocean City
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“3rd Floor has a slightly better ocean view. :)”
 of 5 bubbles Djjoeeb, Jul 29, 2016 | Read review
“Only a side view of ocean stay some place else!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 727cjc, Nov 9, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms face the amusement park, which runs until 11:00 p.m. Bedrooms are in the back and the door can be closed to not hear the noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 715barbaram, Jul 22, 2015 | Read review
“It's my understanding that all the rooms here are identical”
 of 5 bubbles L2496MTjohnd, Oct 22, 2014 | Read review
“"rooms furthest from the boardwalk, are less noisy, due to amusement park across the street.”
 of 5 bubbles karljb2014, Oct 16, 2014 | Read review
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