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Houser Hotel on the Bay

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Reviewed 28 July 2016

The room is very basic and fine. Management was efficient in resolving a few problems that arose but, especially at peak times, there must be someone at front desk earlier and later, than scheduled. However, there is an up to date phone number at the door.

Thank Stella P
New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 July 2016

The room is minimalist and you share a bathroom (with key for hotel residents only). But there was never a problem within the hotel with anything. Our room, albeit small was very clean and comfortable and had a sink, a little furniture and a closet (no TV). We had no issues with noise -- other than the noise outside in...

1Thank GretchenUWS
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I had a terrible stay here over the weekend. I saw other reviews that said that this hotel was noisy so I made sure to call before my stay and ask about the noise. The hotel staffer who I spoke with was very rude and condescending, but she assured me that the room would not be loud or over the...

1Thank alexandra r
Lewes, Delaware
Reviewed 30 September 2014

This place is all about location, lets be honest here, if you're going to go to Fire Island it won't be for the rest and relaxation. Fire Island is a happening place, great for singles and couples looking to have a fun adventure at the beach where driving doesn't exist and the only way to get in trouble is being...

1Thank Don Reno I
Capital District, NY
Reviewed 9 September 2014

I've never backpacked around Europe. But people tell me that the accommodations at Housers is like that. Here's what you get: a room with key, a bed or two (ours had a double and a twin and two windows overlooking the bay, or down at the restaurant patio below), a sink between the beds, an window air conditioning unit, some...

4Thank mrnugget
New York City, New York
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Housers is basically like a hostal. For those of you that never stayed in one as a lot of people who dont travel outside the U.S. never have, there are very small rooms with essentials only. The toilet in the room was barely enough space to close the door but it worked fine and was cleaned. Showers were shared and...

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 31 July 2014 via mobile

Housers is perfect for the value. Small but pleasant....only needed a room to sleep. Food was excellent and servers were courteous. Location was great. Water taxi next door. Bring your own water and beverages as everything in ocean beach is nearly 30 the price.

Thank pedagogue97
New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 April 2013

Stayed overnight and did not sleep the entire night. There was a very loud bar directly beneath my room with a LIVE BAND. I should have figured it out when I found two pairs of earplugs on the bureau. The room smelled of mildew. This hotel completely ruined what would have been a nice experience on Fire Island. Would not...

9Thank AnnainNY
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 June 2012

we visited ocean beach ovrr memorial day weekend and tried the lobster special at housers. Its adjacent to the island mermaid and has a nice bsr some outdoor benches on the bay and naked for one heck of a bay view dining area that is laid back and relaxing.

5Thank AcousticImmersion

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Additional Information about Houser Hotel on the Bay

Address: 785 Evergreen Walk, Ocean Beach, Fire Island, NY 11770-2025
Region: United States > New York > Long Island > Fire Island > Ocean Beach
Number of rooms: 311
Also Known As:
Houser Hotel On The Bay Fire Island/Ocean Beach, NY
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“Ask what to take and not to take before you get there.”
, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Our room faced east, which I think is quieter than the ones facing west toward Bay Walk.”
GretchenUWS, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room facing the Great South Bay. And you may want earplugs/cotton.”
mrnugget, 9 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Its noisy on the weekend regardless so just take it into consideration”
744ChrisL, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Do not stay here unless you are a party person who never sleeps.”
AnnainNY, 30 Apr 2013 | Read review
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