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Nassau, New York
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room is clean. The pool hours can be a longer. Currently, it is 10am to 7pm. The motel need to invest some money to upgrade the equipment, too. There is no wifi on second floor and above. It only cost 30 bucks to buy a long range wi-fi antenna. Why not to buy one? Microwave are old and rusty,... More 

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Thank jin697
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7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's the most cutest but small but very cute motel. Clean And comfortable. Nice hard shower. Beds r okay. Very nice pool 4-6 feet so not for babies or 3 and under who cannot swim.2 blocks walking distance from the beach. Wawa is 2 blocks back from the motel. The staff was very courteous. The only thing that I wasn't... More 

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Thank Monique W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Spending my summer here as much as possible.The Alton is under new management & they have done an awesome job. Previous owners were very friendly but Kristian was GREAT, housekeeping was just as friendly....Thanks looking forward to coming back real soon.

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1 Thank La Tanya P
Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

after reading sone of the negative reviews i was nor sure what to expect... this place has made a 180... front desk office was great..like other reviews the rooms are dated but are clean..and basic ... great location...only downside was the parking.. it has a small lot.. hard to get anything bigger then civic in there

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1 Thank puffybh
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

The rooms are basic. Which is all we needed.Great family atmosphere. Very polite and friendly owners. Made me feel like family. Very convenient to boards and beach. A great place to go if you have children. Pool very clean and a nice A big plus was little affordable place to grab breakfast and lunch attached to the motel. My 10... More 

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

This review is very much a rarity for me, especially when it comes to mom and pop type businesses. It is not my intention to hurt the motel/business in anyway, but to maybe help them improve with my findings, and also to inform other travelers. I am not super picky, all I expect is a clean bathroom and bed; any... More 

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1 Thank Ty1979
AltonMotelWW, Owner at Alton Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review and photograph the room you stayed in. Room 101 is our only room with a queen bed and pull out sofa bed. We recently changed it from two double beds, based on customer feedback. Your feedback is important to us! We immediately replaced the shower curtain and stained towels as... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

First impressions mean a lot. Bud, one of the owners, warmly welcomed us to the Alton the minute we stepped out of our car. Those lasting impressions didn't stop there. We were down the shore for a baseball tournament and we couldn't have picked a better motel. They had two bottles of water in each of our rooms with our... More 

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Thank Lisa L
AltonMotelWW, Owner at Alton Motel, responded to this review

Lisa, Thank you so much for taking the time to review The Alton! You're right ~ first impressions do mean a lot and boy, were we impressed with the team and their parents. We loved seeing you guys all having such a good time! The boys seemed to enjoy the pool as much as their baseball games! We're glad to... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Nice small motel. Very close to the beach & walking distance to your local needs & access. Fair driving distance to other restaurants. Definitely ask about any specials before paying. Pool was nice, Billy from Philly is very helpful & friendly. Top notch service!

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2 Thank MsMomo2U
Quakertown
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

This was our second trip this summer to the Alton. The rooms are comfortable and clean with daily maid service. They also have a restaurant onsite, which is open Thurs-Sun. The owners, Bud and Julie, are friendly and helpful and ready to accommodate you during your stay. The location to the ocean and boardwalk are a close 5 minute walk.... More 

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Newton, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

So the noise continued until after 4AM. I understand that it was a Friday night and I wouldn't have minded if the noise went until 11PM. But this was not a Holiday, there was nothing be celebrated. And the actions and words yelled at me by the night manager were absolutely unacceptable and inappropriate and I was truly terrified of... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Alton Motel

Address: 235 E Wildwood Avenue, Wildwood, NJ 08260
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Wildwood
Price Range: $123 - $242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Alton Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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