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The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ok. It's not a five star hotel. But the room was comfortable, the pool was lovely, the view was great, and they cleaned constantly. The Crusader is located at the beach--no long schlep from blocks away. The people were great, very friendly. They cleaned the room. Then someone came and checked that it was done right. They cleaned the windows.... More 

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Keyser, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I booked this place late for an impromptu trip and really didn't know what we would find. I know these places have some age on them, but this place has been well taken care of. The staff was extremely nice, the pool was big with plenty of chairs, tables, and umbrellas. There is a life guard on duty. He even... More 

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Thank Sharon H
Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Growing up my family vacationed in Wildwood Crest every year from when I was 2 years old... Went back recently after many years and I must say... wow... the area really built up nicely! The nearby homes which were beach cottages are now built up beautifully! Stayed at the Crusader where we stayed for 17 years! It is very clean!... More 

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Hi Deb! Your kind words mean so much. Thank you for the time you spent with us and thank you for remembering the great times you had here in the Wildwoods and at the Crusader. We hope to see you next year. Come and enjoy! Sincerely, Jana More 

Hasbrouck Heights, NJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked very early this year and were very pleased with our room. The hotel is very clean and the staff (including the lifeguard) were friendly. We had an oceanfront room for eight nights and the view from the balcony is fantastic. It is a great location to everything. My wife and I are very active and walked and bicycled... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been staying at the Crusader for 5yrs now. Always great staff and a positive stay. Our 10yr old never wants to leave. With having a cafe in the motel that serves breakfast and lunch it is a big help and inexpensive for good food. Can not beat that. Always clean and we will be back next summer. We... More 

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

It is YOU we want to "Thank". We all thank you for choosing us and we appreciate your good words. Thank you and we hope to see you next year!! More 

Niskayuna, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a family of 5. Myself, my wife and 2 boys, ages 8yrs and 3 yrs, and a baby girl 10 months. We stayed at the Crusader June 25th thru July 4th. We stayed ocean front on the 2nd floor. We have been staying here for a couple years now and plan on coming back for years to come.... More 

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Hello and Thank you for taking the time to write. I am glad that for the most part everything was great. I will look into the situation regarding the towels. Please accept my apologies for the inconvenience that you had. We have tons of towels so there is no reason for this except a flaw in our training or a... More 

New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been going to Wildwood Crest for 55 years and have stayed at many of its hotels. When I think back at the Wildwood Crest of my childhood - those golden summers of the 60's and early 70's its a motel like The Crusader that comes to mind. I've stayed there for 3 years now and can't recommend it enough... More 

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and thank you again for your compliments. I am pleased that you can appreciate the reason behind our house rules. We really try to give every family a good experience and we want you all to enjoy. We want you to come back again and again. My heartfelt... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had just a few days to go to the beach with last minute cancellation by family so I went myself and it was great. Place was full of families, so definitely recommend for them. Easy beach access, less than 10 minutes walk to end Boardwalk, and on-site cafe. Room was clean, comfortable and spacious. Hotel staff very helpful. Would definitely... More 

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Waretown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I have been going with many families for years since are kids were young, different openers now but My son is now 53 will be 54 in August nieces & nephews & friends use to get like 5 rooms right next to one & other. Love going down stairs for breakfast lunch & even dinner. Hardly ever had to move... More 

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Thank kathy19402016
Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Hi Kathy, We appreciate your feedback and look forward to having you as a guest again. We wish your husband a speedy recovery. Thank you for writing! Sincerely, Jana More 

Bayonne, New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Hello There! My name is Linda Gustoso and I want to share with you all.... that by far and for many reasons... the Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort is simply outstanding from the start of your vacation to the end! First and foremost, it is the cleanest rooms you will find for a stay with you family. It is updated with... More 

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Thank singing2016
Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Dear Linda, "Thank you" so much for your review. I am overjoyed that you have shared your experience at the Crusader with the readers. Thank you, Thank you Thank you! Sincerely, Jana More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort is located directly on the beach in beautiful Wildwood Crest, New Jersey. Here you will find the cleanest, whitest expanse of sandy beaches on the entire East Coast. There is surfing and water sports nearby and we boost the best amusement boardwalk on the coast. Our 40+ year reputation is a benchmark in cleanliness and hospitality. Please come and enjoy! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort

Address: 6101 Ocean Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-4107
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Wildwood Crest
Price Range: $115 - $330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
The Crusader Oceanfront Family Hotel Wildwood Crest
Crusader Oceanfront Family Hotel
Hotel Style:
#15 Family Hotel in Wildwood Crest
#17 On the Beach Hotel in Wildwood Crest
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