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Reviewed 13 August 2016

We have been staying at the Crusader for 5yrs now. Always great staff and a positive stay. Our 10yr old never wants to leave. With having a cafe in the motel that serves breakfast and lunch it is a big help and inexpensive for good food. Can not beat that. Always clean and we will be back next summer. We...

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

It is YOU we want to "Thank". We all thank you for choosing us and we appreciate your good words. Thank you and we hope to see you next year!!

Niskayuna, New York
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We are a family of 5. Myself, my wife and 2 boys, ages 8yrs and 3 yrs, and a baby girl 10 months. We stayed at the Crusader June 25th thru July 4th. We stayed ocean front on the 2nd floor. We have been staying here for a couple years now and plan on coming back for years to come....

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Hello and Thank you for taking the time to write. I am glad that for the most part everything was great. I will look into the situation regarding the towels. Please accept my apologies for the inconvenience that you had. We have tons of towels so there is no reason for this except a flaw in our training or a...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I've been going to Wildwood Crest for 55 years and have stayed at many of its hotels. When I think back at the Wildwood Crest of my childhood - those golden summers of the 60's and early 70's its a motel like The Crusader that comes to mind. I've stayed there for 3 years now and can't recommend it enough...

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and thank you again for your compliments. I am pleased that you can appreciate the reason behind our house rules. We really try to give every family a good experience and we want you all to enjoy. We want you to come back again and again. My heartfelt...

Reviewed 10 August 2016

Had just a few days to go to the beach with last minute cancellation by family so I went myself and it was great. Place was full of families, so definitely recommend for them. Easy beach access, less than 10 minutes walk to end Boardwalk, and on-site cafe. Room was clean, comfortable and spacious. Hotel staff very helpful. Would definitely...

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Waretown, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I have been going with many families for years since are kids were young, different openers now but My son is now 53 will be 54 in August nieces & nephews & friends use to get like 5 rooms right next to one & other. Love going down stairs for breakfast lunch & even dinner. Hardly ever had to move...

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Hi Kathy, We appreciate your feedback and look forward to having you as a guest again. We wish your husband a speedy recovery. Thank you for writing! Sincerely, Jana

Bayonne, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Hello There! My name is Linda Gustoso and I want to share with you all.... that by far and for many reasons... the Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort is simply outstanding from the start of your vacation to the end! First and foremost, it is the cleanest rooms you will find for a stay with you family. It is updated with...

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Dear Linda, "Thank you" so much for your review. I am overjoyed that you have shared your experience at the Crusader with the readers. Thank you, Thank you Thank you! Sincerely, Jana

Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Our stay here was wonderful. It exceeded our expectations. Their attention to detail especially when it came to cleanliness and hospitality was right on point. Also, the small diner connected to the resort was perfect for a quick breakfast or lunch.. We can't wait to come back next tear😃

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

You made our day! Thank you so much for your praise. We will strive never to disappoint you ! Happy 4th of July!

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Reviewed 23 June 2016

Just made our plans for July 2016 I know this was last minute but we lucked out and reserved a room ! We continue to come back to the Crusader we love the location right on the beach ! And the rooms are clean and well kept and staff is always friendly and helpful. See you in July ! Debbie...

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your compliment. It belongs to our wonderful team of employees. They work hard and try to make our guests' visits happy ones. We will see you in July!

Harrison, New York
Reviewed 19 April 2016

My first trip to the Crusader was June 1982 with my 2 year old and 7 week old son. Many trips to the Crusader followed during the years thereafter. Last year, I had the pleasure of taking my daughter and grandson back to the Crusader. I did not expect much as many years have transpired, but I had wonderful memories...

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Jana B, General Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sandie M, You have expressed so beautifully what we try to have our Crusader represent to our guests. Thank you and thank you for being a part of our Crusader Family of friends. We too are a generational family operating the Crusader. We strive to be a generational destination where even after years of coming or not coming, as...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 September 2015

First time at the Crusader, stayed in oceanfront room 201, the room was very clean and comfortable. Private balcony with an excellent view. Bedroom had two double beds the living room had a pull out sofa and a love seat. Nice pool with sun deck and other amenities. We were down for Irish weekend and Car Show. Would definitely stay...

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Jana B, Manager at The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort, responded to this review

Hello Folks! I am so happy to read that you enjoyed our Crusader Motel. We try very hard to keep our rooms and property clean. I think we have a super team and this compliment belongs to them! We thank you and look forward to seeing you in 2016.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • 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)
The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort is located directly on the beach in beautiful Wildwood Crest, New Jersey. Here you will find the cleanest, whitest expanse of sandy beaches on the entire East Coast. There is surfing and water sports nearby and we boast the best amusement boardwalk on the coast featuring Morye's Amusements and Water Parks wtihin walking distance. Our 40+ year reputation is a benchmark in cleanliness and hospitality. We look forward to serving you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort

Address: 6101 Ocean Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-4107
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Wildwood Crest
Price Range: ₹ 11,943 - ₹ 20,405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Crusader Oceanfront Family Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
The Crusader Oceanfront Family Hotel Wildwood Crest
Crusader Oceanfront Family Hotel
Hotel Style:
#16 Family Hotel in Wildwood Crest
#20 On the Beach Hotel in Wildwood Crest
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“Go for the closed end of the walkway...facing the pool, street side, any floor. Like a private balcony rather than a walkway.”
 of 5 bubbles tomhL8580KX, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We were 3rd floor over-looking the pool and had a view of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles alibell929, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms on the 1st floor surround the pool. This might be very convenient or annoying depending on your point of view.”
 of 5 bubbles 723kerrileef, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Not all rooms have a private balcony to view the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles sharonh414, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I like the Oceanfront type 6 on a high floor or type 4S - on a high floor.”
 of 5 bubbles YouCanCallMeFussyBut, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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