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    The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort

    6101 Ocean Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-4107
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
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    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    1 - 5 of 179 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    I recently stayed at the Crudaser with my family in August and we were pleasantly surprised. Everything was great (except the weather), the entire staff was extremely friendly and helpful. Rooms are very clean and roomy...we are already talking about what dates to pick for...More

    Thank shalama24
    Response from bruce hamlin, Owner at The Crusader Oceanfront Family ResortResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for your kind words, as new owners we are striving for a place in the Wildwoods everyone can be assured they will be serviced from check in through check out! Bruce

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

    Awesome hotel, staff is sooo nice, I've been going there for last couple years and I was nervous because there was new owners but everything is still the same very clean and very friendly and an awesome location

    3  Thank Anne M
    Response from bruce hamlin, Owner at The Crusader Oceanfront Family ResortResponded 10 June 2017

    Thank you Anne, yes we will continue with the traditions for years to come!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel offers so much for a reasonable price! Everything is clean and well maintained and all of the staff are always happy and friendly! We just love this place and look forward to our annual visit!

    1  Thank mariannedelong
    Response from bruce hamlin, Owner at The Crusader Oceanfront Family ResortResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you Marianne we very much appreciate your business. Look forward to seeing you next year

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The room was perfect for us as a couple, the pool and ocean front deck were quiet and relaxing. Perfect distance to the beach (amazing sun sets) short walk to the boardwalk and short drive into Cape May. Great food at the attached restaurant, very...More

    1  Thank jchurch002
    Response from bruce hamlin, Owner at The Crusader Oceanfront Family ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to send us your positive comments and yes September in the Crest is the best time to enjoy our island without the crowds! Bruce

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We spent 4 nights at the Crusader and it was amazing from beginning to end. We had such a great time that we actually extended our stay for another night. The employees at the front desk were extremely helpful. They rearranged other reservations so that...More

    Thank Terri C
    Response from bruce hamlin, Owner at The Crusader Oceanfront Family ResortResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you Terri, we are so happy to hear your positive comments. Look forward to your return in 2018! Bruce

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 87 - US$ 250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #13 On the Beach Hotel in Wildwood Crest
    • #15 Family Hotel in Wildwood Crest
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 60
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • New Jersey >
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    • Cape May County >
    • Wildwood Crest
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    Bella1134
    12 March 2017|
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    Response from Bruce h | Property representative |
    Hi . The Crusader has room type 1S that features 2 bathrooms, 1 king bed and 1 queen sleeper sofa. You can add a type 2B with an interconnecting door to give you an additional bathroom and 2 double beds. This would be on the... More
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    ann r
    19 July 2016|
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    Response from Bruce h | Property representative |
    Hi! We do not have grills at the Crusader but we do have a coffee shop serving breakfast and lunch all day until 6 PM. It is very affordable and convenient. Thank you for checking. Sincerely, Jana
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    "We were located on the 3rd floor and it was perfect for us."
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    "Rooms on first floor look right out on to the pool."
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    "We had room 305 and the outside lights were hard to block out at night."
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    "The oceanfront suites are perfect to sit out on the deck. Sunset rooms are good for privacy."
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