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Compass Family Resort Motel

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

I love this place. I've stayed twice and both were great. Very clean and comfortable. I love how there is so much to do on rainy days or even just to enjoy after a long day. The family that runs this place is amazing and handles every problem quickly and kindly. Great family place or even just for a couple...

Thank Allie R
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My first time at Wildwood and loved it...this place is very nice and clean. The service is great..good friendly people...I enjoyed my stay at the Compass. The room was quaint. I would definitely come again.

Thank Lucy Q
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We booked at The Compass, as first time Wildwood visitors, because we have good friends that have been staying there since the 70's - 3 generations. I would not have dreamed of staying anywhere else - I have heard so much about The Compass over the years. When I called we requested a ground floor and we got an end...

Thank janilee66
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I stayed here for one week. The room was very comfortable, super clean and nice. All the stuff were very helpful and friendly. I enjoyed the location. Only few minute away from the Boardwalk. My stay was enjoyable!

Thank Joanna L
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Love The Compass Resort, it's the only place we stay. Always friendly welcoming ,clean rooms great staff affordable rates . Can't wait to return next month for the car show and book again for our return in June 2017.. See ya soon...

Thank Kathy N
Point Pleasant, New Jersey
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I was really quite disappointed with this motel. The description made it sound very clean which it was not and a family style place which it was not. The pool had hairs all over in it. There was someone's exploded swim my diaper on the path around the pool where we walked to go off dive board. The room were...

1Thank Ctorre1968
CompassMotel, Owner at Compass Family Resort Motel, responded to this review

This repose is written to explain the disconnect that the reviewer and the Compass Family Resort seemed to have had last week. Firstly, it is imperative to know that the reviewer stayed at our hotel over a weekend for just two nights. Weekends in general across the country are known to be a lot more upbeat and energetic then the...

Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I been coming to the compass motel now for several years and it is always the motel of my choice. I never have to worry about not having a super clean room, grounds and sparkling swimming pool. It is always immaculate! The whole staff is so friendly and helpful on any questions or requests that you may have. Thank you...

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Where can i begin. The compass has been a family favorite of mine for the last couple years. It is always me my wife our two kids along with my sister her husband and 2 kids. The room's are always the cleanest we have ever seen in the wildwoods period! There staff is A1 not a spot on that building...

1Thank lovingthebeach1984
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

I was sad to checkout when we did because it was another great day in wildwood crest. Beautiful beaches and warm ocean waters. Hotel had major renovations done, the kitchens are great. The pools grounds are well maintained/cleaned daily. Lots of activities for kids. See you in 2017!

1Thank william l
Monmouth Junction, New Jersey
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We have been staying here every summer now for several years, unfortunately this years stay was disappointing and not enjoyable. I don't really have any major complaints about the actual hotel. The room was clean, the hotel property is nice and so were the people in the office. One complaint that I did have was the flies. I killed about...

1Thank SummerLover4eva

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A family resort nestled along the picturesque Jersey Cape in a family-oriented Wildwood Crest, New Jersey. At the Compass, we take great pride in providing our guests with an uncompromising level of hospitality that is second to none! We continue to build upon a hard-earned reputation for quality and service that has evolved into the standard by which others are judged. We invite you to experience everything the Wildwoods, and the Compass Family Resort, have to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Compass Family Resort Motel

Address: 6501 Atlantic Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-4001
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Wildwood Crest
Price Range: ₹ 3,414 - ₹ 10,241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 50
Also Known As:
Compass Family Hotel Wildwood Crest
Compass Family Motel
Hotel Style:
#4 Best Value Hotel in Wildwood Crest
#13 Family Hotel in Wildwood Crest
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“best for families, tons of on site activities.”
 of 5 bubbles 309allier, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ground floors are the best! No elevator service!”
 of 5 bubbles janilee66, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Overlooks pool or faces the oceanfront”
 of 5 bubbles greenday51, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the 3rd floor if you want it to be quieter, ask for the 1st floor if you like being right there in the mix of a big party.”
 of 5 bubbles erical806, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“I prefer the 100's near the pool, mini golf and the grills. Also, no stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles 418jenf, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
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