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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 August 2013 via mobile

Stayed for one night over the weekend, had tried numerous other hotels/motels on arrival into Ocean City, but most had 2 night policy's or were fully booked so this motel was the final choice! Only 2 blocks from beach which was the only good thing. Rooms were clean but very dated. Bathroom light stopped working during stay and shower didn't...

1Thank JCambridge
Reviewed 9 August 2013 via mobile

First off I would like to say for the past 30 years of my life I have been coming to ocean city for vacation and out of that 30 years this was the worst it started out when we got there our room was not the price advertised when we looked on the ococean site and once we arrived our...

3Thank StephanieLewis83
Hughesville, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 6 August 2013 via mobile

This was THE WORST HOTEL I HAVE EVER BEEN IN!!!!! Booked on line booking.com they would not refund our money and it being July 4th weekend all oc was booked so they kind of Strong armed us in staying there.the bathroom sink did not work! We had to use the tub to brush our teeth ANTS EVERYWHERE!! No shampoo or...

2Thank Laura H
Wrightsville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 9 July 2013

I Have never wrote a reveiw before until i stayed at yhis dump. Dirty ,stinky rooms ,fioors are filthy. Fleas in room ( maids let door open when they come in ) and it was not to clean because i told her too do something about the floor. Dont wanna give you washclothes maid said they didnt have any so...

8Thank Kathy G
Elizabethtown Pa
Reviewed 8 July 2013

Was there on July 4th 2013 water dripping from ceiling in front of bed AC leaking water all over furniture.Could not close bathroom door all the way could not park near room was not able to sleep all night with people making noise.Room had smell to it so bad that when we got home we had to throw our pillows...

5Thank wildbilljr110147
Reviewed 6 July 2013

Please, please do not stay at this motel. I can honestly say I have never seen worse customer service from anywhere or anyone ever! The rooms have mold and mildew everywhere and the beds have not been upgraded since the motel was new back in the 70's. This hotel is unsafe and unsanitary. Do not bring your family here and...

4Thank Kevin B
Orefield, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 July 2013

Terrible room. ants in the room, bathroom door did not close, room smelled, air conditioner dripped into the room to make everything wet, no dressers to put your clothing in, and stove top was rusty and broken. We will never stay there again. the only think that was good was the location, we could walk to the beach and for...

Thank kls1965
Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States
Reviewed 5 July 2013

He stay at the islanders 2 years ago and it was nice. This year we had two rooms and when we got there they wouldn't let us check in til 3:00 and there were rooms that no one were using. when we did get into our rooms they smelled and there were ants all over the kitchen area in the...

1Thank Iris B
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 29 May 2013

This was by far the WORST motel I have ever stayed in. I went down with some friends for this past memorial day weekend and our experience was horrendous. The price seemed adequate (not too cheap, but also not too expensive) and the website looked promising so I did not have any concerns. We arrived on Saturday and checked in...

2Thank Jennifer A
Paradise, null, United States
Reviewed 21 May 2013

This place is awful..I pulled up to check in and there was no one in the office, the pool was full of brown, disgusting water and there were people roaming the parking lot who seemed hungover and yelling profanity at each other..I checked the reviews on the website while waiting for somebody to show up so I could check in...

2Thank Kristi M

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
As a family owned and operated business, we understand how important it is to keep our customers completely satisfied. From our flexibledaily, weekly and monthly rates to our spacious, quiet lodgings, we are the perfect location for a great vacation! UNDER New Management ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Islander Motel

Address: 2001 Philadelphia Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-3549
Region: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range: $73 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — The Islander Motel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
The Islander Hotel Ocean City
Islander Motel Ocean City
Islander Hotel Ocean City
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#53 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
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“Here's my tip!! don't stay there EVER!!!”
 of 5 bubbles rolsavsky1959, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Please don't frequent this business, I'm not kidding!”
 of 5 bubbles susangS2043DA, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles dolls111, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Don't choose a room at all, run the other way.”
 of 5 bubbles McMom21, 14 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Stay as far away as possible.your less likely to be shot, stabbed or contract bug bites or viral infections if you STAY FAR AWAY...”
 of 5 bubbles Robbedbytheislander, 11 Aug 2015 | Read review
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