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Newark, Delaware
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This place is one of the oldest motels in OC but is clean and inexpensive. The people who work here are great. and very helpful. There's also a nice café attached. BUT, I think the mattresses are also from the late 1950s. They are very uncomfortable and marred an otherwise nice visit. With better mattresses, I'd rate them much higher.

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Seamenow, Manager at Pavilion Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Kathleen, Thank you for your review! We do change our beds out regularly and we never have bad reviews on them. I'm sorry you experienced a problem with your bedding - we would have been happy to change your room if we were aware that you were uncomfortable. It also lets us know that that room needs to be...

Reviewed 26 September 2016

Great location(walking distance from the boardwalk/beach, great restaurants nearby), free parking and a pool. The staff is average and responsive. On the other side you get this old feel when you go in. Looks like they have not renovated in decades.

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Seamenow, Manager at Pavilion Motor Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Viktor, thank you for taking the time to review us and let us know how we are doing! Im sorry you were unhappy with your accommodations. We regularly pick renovation projects each winter to work on. We have 5 different buildings and each one gets on a renovation schedule for instance the first floor in 2 buildings was completely...

Roslyn
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

First let me start with the positive things; the location is great, a block from the boardwalk. The parking is free. There is a pool. The staff is friendly and quick to address concerns. That is where the positive ends and the negative begins. We stayed here 30 years ago and the rooms look like they have not been updated...

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Seamenow, Manager at Pavilion Motor Lodge, responded to this review

John, I thank you for taking the time to review us and let us know how we are doing. I apologise that you had to experience ants in your room! We have a monthly contract for pest control but sometimes nature finds a way no matter what. Our maintenance staff is also ready to remedy something like this immediately if...

Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The room was very small. Nothing special. The location was good, close to the board walk. The internet is intermittent. It was hard to unload the car to the room. Parking and beach passes were included.

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Somerset, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We have been staying at the Pavillion for many years. It is close to the beach, the Boardwalk and within walking distance of downtown Ocean City. The rooms have always been clean and washers and dryers are available for use. There are microwaves and refrigerators in the rooms. The Internet is somewhat slow but could be due to everyone using...

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were on a tight budget and wanted a few days down the shore. First of all the refrigerator wasn't working and blamed the cleaning people. Secondly, their WiFi wasn't working in the room unless you went out on the patio, never came across this before and finally since this is a dry town, you may need to bring in...

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Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I have stayed several times and the staff has always been polite and kind. During my last stay we noticed the carpet felt damp? second floor..my feet were black after walking around the room so I took a wash rag and wiped the floor and it was BLACK WITH MOLD ! I was going to mention it to the staff...

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Seamenow, Manager at Pavilion Motor Lodge, responded to this review

I want to thank you for taking the time to write your review to let us know how we are doing. My apologies that you were informed in a unkind manner about your car! It is never our goal to take you out of your vacation mindset! Im sure you are aware that parking spaces are at a premium and...

Lafayette Hill
Reviewed 16 August 2016

For 13 years I have been going to the Pavilion in OCNJ. It is the ideal location as it is steps from the boardwalk and beach. The rooms are always clean and provide both a refrigerator and complimentary wifi. The onsite restaurant offers all Pavilion guests 10% off breakfast, lunch or dinner. The staff are all amazing. I feel part...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I have been coming here for 6 years now and we have been consistently pleased with our vacations here. The staff always works very hard to ensure that we are happy with our accommodations. It's a quaint, clean place and the location is perfect! You can park here and literally never have to get in your car...

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Lakeland, FL
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I first visited Ocean City in 1957, when the family went there on vacation. We went back the next 2 years, always staying in the brand new (built in 1956) Fountainview Motel (Ocean City's FIRST motel). In planning our most recent trip, the folks at The Pavillion Motor Lodge (which the Fountainview is now a part of) bent over backwards...

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Seamenow, Manager at Pavilion Motor Lodge, responded to this review

It was our pleasure to have you and to walk down memory lane along with you! Having been here only 50 years, you shared some memories that we didn't even have! We hope you will come again and share more pictures!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of Ocean City - on the beachblock of 8th Street. Heated Pool, Restaurant, free internet and free parking. 26 foot rooms with 2 queen beds or a king and a double bed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pavilion Motor Lodge

Address: 801 Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3679
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Ocean City
Price Range: ₹ 10,522 - ₹ 17,921 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Pavilion Motor Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 98
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Also Known As:
Pavilion Motor Hotel Ocean City
Pavilion Hotel Ocean City
Pavilion Motel Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Ocean City
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“They have an elevator so any floor is good.”
 of 5 bubbles pherbert217, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Avoid inner room without window. Stay in the middle of the motel, overlooking pool.”
 of 5 bubbles joshuas418, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles GinaMarie930, 16 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Ask for room facing 8th Street”
 of 5 bubbles Bliss1121, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
“people working there are rude and need to learn people skills”
 of 5 bubbles cindysL5342OA, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
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