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Fenwick Islander Motel

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Claymont, Delaware
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent two nights here during OC MD Bike Week. It was far enough out of town to be quiet but close enough to get to all the events. The room was very comfortable but could use some updating and could be a little cleaner. All in all, it was a good stay and we would return during the week. Weekend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When I think Motel...I think gross. This was not the case here. The rooms exceeded my expectations. The rooms were spacious and clean. Beds were comfortable too! Perfect for a weekend at the beach with the girls!

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Federalsburg, Maryland
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a place to stay for a girls night out only place that would let you do a one night stay. Was pleasantly surprised with the accommodations. Upon arrival, went to checkin and only took like 2 minutes - ladies were very organized and had everything ready so was no wait to get checked in. Room was nice. Only downfall... More 

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Iowa, US
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13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The value for the area was decent. Our room smelled a lot like stale beer and ??. Found a dirty sock under the air conditioner. The front desk staff was pleasant to deal with and nice it was only one night, we just dealt with it. (sock was a morning after find). Might stay again if I was in the... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been coming to the Islander for many years. The place is always clean and comfortable. I love the new beds and the flat screen TVs. It's always nice to come back to the same place to see what changes they have made. The people are great, the same family has run it for years and they know us... More 

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Thank JPMAN1
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a no frills, fairly inexpensive for the season, close to the beach, motel. A 5 minute walk to the beach so if location is your main requirement, this is a good bet. It's a little annoying waiting at the long light to cross Coastal Highway but that's not the motel's fault. There are also plenty of cute shops... More 

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TSSDMS, General Manager at Fenwick Islander Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of our property. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and you found the motel clean and comfortable. I was concerned to hear that you were not greeted with a friendly, helpful clerk. We strive to maintain a welcoming environment with prompt customer service. We continue to renovate our rooms every winter, we replaced most... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are a beach person this place is for you. Walk to the beach which is basically across the street about a block. Very convenient close walk to stores and places to eat. Right down the road from O.C. The hotel was nice, the beds were comfortable, staff was friendly. The rooms could have been cleaner. The bathroom floor... More 

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Thank Joe W
TSSDMS, General Manager at Fenwick Islander Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of our property. Our location and the convenience is one of our best attributes along with our great prices. Also, thank you for letting me know your concerns about the housekeepers. We have addressed the issue. Our WIFI on the top floor has been problematic this season but we have fixed the issue. Again, thank... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First I'd like to say that yes you do get what you pay for, and if you want a reasonable priced place at the beach you gotta do what you gotta do. I stayed her last year and found for the price it was a decent place to stay...now this year totally different, here are the things that were wrong....1.... More 

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Knoxville, Maryland
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

We were actually given this two night trip as a gift and I was pleasantly surprised! You know how most motels only give you two little cheap pillows to sleep on? Well, not here. There were four large, comfy pillows on the most comfortable bed I have ever slept on in my life. I actually looked at the tags on... More 

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Reisterstown, Maryland
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

Very impressed with the spotless room. Stayed in June for under $100/night. Front desk staff was friendly and attentive to our needs. Great restaurants within walking distance. Nice view of the canal from balcony, very peaceful. I cannot over emphasize the cleanliness of this establishment.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Fenwick Islander Motel

Address: Ocean Highway & South Carolina Avenue, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
Location: United States > Delaware > Fenwick Island
Price Range: $75 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Fenwick Islander Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 62
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