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Belleville, NJ
Reviewed 2 October 2015

The Pros: - Location. Location. Location. This place is at the far quiet end of the boardwalk and right on the boardwalk. Everything is walkable. The bike rental place is right on the corner and tons of places to eat both on the boardwalk and center town is a quick walk away - Very clean rooms - Friendy staff and...

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2Thank LexiBelleville
Wyncote, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Stayed at the Ocean Front for a couple of days at the tail end of the summer. It was very reasonably priced and I had seen it from the boardwalk during walks and thought it looked okay. Pros are definitely location, literally right on the boardwalk and within walking distance of food, rides, etc. The room was typical motel type...

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5Thank Romeo T
North Wales, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

As what i mentioned in my review last May 2015... me and my fam bam are back in this place and this a whole week vacation. We love the place because it is beachfront and few steps away from the boardwalk. The beachfront deck is just so awesome that when you sit there facing the beach... it is just soooo...

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2Thank BearTriggerPo
East Windsor, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Let me start by simply saying how sad this motel turned out to be. I thought location location location. But not in this case. It started with our arrival. There is limited parking and if you are lucky enough to find a spot you certainly can't move your vehicle after that. The spots are so tight they are mostly designed...

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4Thank Nancy L
South Jersey
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We started off on the wrong foot. My wife thought she booked the motel two blocks down on the boardwalk. You know, the one with the pool. When she discovered the error, it was too late to cancel. There's a 14 day cancellation policy on specials at this motel. Anyway, we were taking our eight year old granddaughter on a...

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Thank Larlin
Brooklyn, United States
Reviewed 1 September 2015

My husband and I went here on our honeymoon. It's an older hotel, and you can see that in the architecture. But it's very clean and the staff is very nice. There aren't a lot of amenities, so if that's what you want this isn't the place for you. But there is a deck that faces the ocean that provides...

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1Thank Jeanette A
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Headed to OC for a short 4 day mini vacation and wanted a place to stay on the beach that was "affordable for OC" and Ocean Front fit the bill. Lodging in OC is expensive. Hotel location is good, located 1 blk from where the busy section of the boardwalk begins and beach access is right there. The hotel is...

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Thank Root B
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the oceanfront hotel with our family of four. Cannot be the location! Right on the beach. Perfect view of the beach. Rooms are clean, but a little small. Two minute walk down the boardwalk are plenty of restaurants.Can definitely see ourselves coming back in the future!

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1Thank Marc K
south jersey
Reviewed 18 August 2015 via mobile

Just walk out your door and you are a few short steps to the beach . We parked our car and didn't use it for four days . The rooms are small four a family of four but we made do. They have a nice deck with an ocean view. We got take out a few times and dined upstairs...

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1Thank joanamac
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Loved our three day stay. Very clean. John and staff is friendly and helpful. Perfect location because it is right on the boardwalk and beach is steps away. Deck is wonderful for relaxing and enjoying sunshine while watching the ocean.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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Additional Information about Ocean Front Motel

Address: 1417 Ocean Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3172
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Ocean City
Price Range: ₹ 5,482 - ₹ 17,665 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ocean Front Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Ocean Front Hotel Ocean City
Ocean City Front Hotel
Ocean City Front Motel
Ocean Front Motel Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
#10 Family Hotel in Ocean City
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
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“No elevator so if you have problems with stairs ask for a first floor room”
 of 5 bubbles Hollymberi, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face inwards, at an able you can see ocean. From sundeck is a beautiful view!”
 of 5 bubbles kristinejo, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I think disabled access will be only on ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 20milesc, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor ocean front rooms are in front of shared deck; rooms on right face north so out of hot afternoon sun in summer.”
 of 5 bubbles r00tb, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Rooms toward the ocean side are also closest to the front deck so you can leave your door open and enjoy the breeze!”
 of 5 bubbles anderson13, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
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