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Bronx, New York
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm a little surprised by the good reviews. The owner is nice and certainly "eccentric," it's true. But she's a little overwhelmed, and barely keeping this place together. The hallways are dark and scary. You might be sharing a bathroom with people who look like they live there (as in living in a SRO), and there are roaches in the... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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157 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

This is my favorite place to stay at the Jersey Shore. Let me start by telling you that Spring Lake has clean, pristine beaches, beautiful homes, and a quaint downtown with shops & restaurants. This particular part of the shore attracts families and elderly more so than your typical Jersey Shore crowd (mid 20's/early 30's). We love staying at this... More 

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Stamford, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our first experience vacationing at the Jersey Shore and Loved our stay at Walden on the Pond in Spring Lake. Charming Inn that met our needs perfectly (Quiet location, Easy to find and close to beach (less than 1 mile from the beach with plenty of parking available)). We stayed in early July and really enjoyed every minute. The inn... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

This is a lovely inn in close proximity of the train, beach, and Spring Lake restaurants. The people that work there are very nice and helpful. We enjoyed breakfast on the porch. I recommend this place!

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Inn's "small cottage" during memorial weekend (2015). Firstly thanks for the hospitality Ronna...and allowing our two small pups! We found the small cottage convenient especially the private entrance (which is accessed directly from the front porch - this allowed us to come and go without tromping through the main house). The pond behind the property was... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I took my mother to the Walden on the Pond for her birthday. Spring Lake's B & B's are the last bastion of Victorian decor. The breakfast room and porch are decorated with wicker Victorian chairs, floral prints, flowers, and other frilly items. The room we stayed in (#6) was small. The bathroom, also small, could use towel racks. There... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We have been coming to the Walden every summer for 3 years and counting!  It is always clean and friendly! Wonderful staff and owner. The rooms are charming and comfortable. This cozy Inn always makes us feel welcome . Thank you Walden ! See you soon!

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Red Bank, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I visited Walden on the Pond in Spring Lake, NJ with my daughter in June. I was really taken back by the outstanding service at breakfast & throughout our stay. When I left I insisted on giving the staff a tip, but they graciously refused. It was wonderful sitting on the porch in the evening having the ocean breezes. In... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

There is nothing exceptional about this place - nothing good and nothing bad. My wife and I stayed there on a trip to see family. First of all making a reservation was a bit of a challenge with lots of phone calls and e-mails back and forth until we were sure we had a room the week before. The rooms... More 

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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

My husband and I stayed here on Memorial Weekend for my birthday for a mini Spring Lake area beach trip and had a great stay. Ronna was a pleasure to speak with on the phone when we were making our reservations. When we arrived we greeted by the hospitable, Ben and were pleasantly surprised to have been upgraded to a... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming Inn - located on large lake - close to beach and town. With a staff always willing to help with places to go and see! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Walden on the Pond

Address: 412 Ocean Rd, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1028
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Spring Lake
Price Range: $179 - $445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Walden on the Pond 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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Walden On The Pond Hotel Spring Lake
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