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“Mr.Clean- Clean”
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Wild Dunes Inn
Ranked #14 of 32 Hotels in Ocean City
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“Mr.Clean- Clean”
Reviewed May 2, 2005

We stayed at the Dunes based on the Sept. 2004 review. This place is very very clean. Great location too- ramp to boardwalk is right there. There is a roller coaster across the street. This may be a problem for some people during season. We stayed off season so it was not an issue. I would stay here again. The management let me see the room before we decided to stay. The carpet was clean. If Wild Dunes is kept this clean during season, then 2 thumbs up. For the price, location and cleanliness, it's a great place to stay.

  • Stayed April 2005
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Reviewed September 20, 2004

We just stayed at the Wild Dunes for a quick one-night getaway with our kids (ages 2 1/2 and 14 months). This hotel was PERFECT. We had a suite (I don't know if all roooms are suites or not). The bedroom had a king-size bed and the sitting room offered a sleeper sofa as well as a full mini kitchenette (frig, stovetop and sink) with all dishes and even a dishwasher! I don't know if the hotel was recently renovated but it was SPOTLESS and very nice. Right next door is a nice little restaurant (Bloom 'N Tupip) and immediately out the front door is the base of the ramp going up to the boardwalk--how convenient! The price was great too!

The ONLY drawbacks I see and this is more with regard to me personally as a person who uses a wheelchair...You have to check in at the Impala Island Inn and there is a short step up to get into their lobby. I had made the reservation in my name and under my credit card but I couldn't get in the lobby to register by myself. That was a bit disheartening as I like to be fully independent. The room, however, I must stress, was very accessible and quite large (although, if you're a stickler--there was no shower seat or handheld shower; only a tub and regular shower head).

The other thing may be a bigger issue in the very busy summer months (we were there on September 15th and the rides are all closed by 10:00 pm)...Our room faced the roller coaster of one of the amusement parks and it was a little loud so if you were trying to sleep, that might be a problem if the rides run late into the night. However, it wasn't excessively loud, considering.

I hope this helps anyone traveling to the Wild Dunes. It really was a very convenient location, it was clean and nice and very roomy, and, overall, it was a great value.

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
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Additional Information about Wild Dunes Inn

Property: 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
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#11 Family Hotel in Ocean City
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Wild Dunes Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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 
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