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Ocean Front Motel

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 24 May 2011

We stayed at the motel during a cross country trip. We initially found the hotel due to it being pet friendly. The owner is a very nice Texan who made us feel welcome. Parking is free and plentiful. Location is at the end of the boardwalk but right on it!

4Thank ReverendDrJIce
Warminster, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 May 2011

The hotel was very clean, nice area, and perfect spot. It's right on the beach and boardwalk. Perfect location to enjoy yourself. The service was excellent.. couldn't of been nicer. Our room had a perfect view to the ocean! Will definitely go back :)

6Thank hmiller187
Reviewed 17 May 2011

I was looking for an inexpensive place to take my mom for a few days and this place perfectly fit the bill. You can't beat it for the price. The rooms were clean and the staff was friendly. Free coffee and bagels in the morning were nice as well.

5Thank mdg1138
York, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 May 2011

My wife and I spend at least one week each summer in Ocean City, New Jersey. We both grew up enjoying our time in what we think is the best and quite unique beach town. We also like to go for quick overnight's during the fall, winter, or spring. This trip we tried the Ocean Front Motel, based on their...

5Thank Doug067
Howell, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 May 2011

We were greeted warmly by John Capalbo and his staff member. The room was clean and he assisted us with any concerns we had-which were minimal. He even allowed friends who lived nearby to park in the parking lot-even though they did not stay. The room was a beachy type shore motel-but very nice to say the least-and the price...

2Thank andreaguzzo
West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 May 2011

We made a last-minute decision to spend a night in Ocean City and stopped at the first ocean-front motel we saw. Ironically, it is called the Oceanfront Motel. John welcomed us and gave us a couple of keys so we could check out the room before checking in. He gave us a great deal on an ocean-front room. Room was...

5Thank FranK19382
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 April 2011

We stayed over the Easter Holiday. My advice to people staying here is to manage your expectations. This is a very inexpensive motel right on the boardwalk at 14th Street. If you want a top of the line hotel, they are in Ocean City NJ, but you will pay a lot more for that. This is basically a no frills...

2Thank dtammer
Hauppauge, New York
Reviewed 25 April 2011

We discovered the Ocean Front Motel 6 years ago and have been coming back ever since. We have never had the desire to try another place in OC NJ. John Capalbo, GM of the Ocean Front, provides a nice clean, family atmosphere motel, with a friendly touch that goes beyond anywhere we have stayed before in other destinations. The view...

1Thank Lovetogolf62
Langhorne, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 April 2011

John general manager was great. He greeted us and assisted us in checking in. I was also in contact with him prior via email before i booked my room. Overall we enjoyed our stay. I think the rooms should have a small counter top for the microwaves to set on instead of them sitting ontop of the small fridge. This...

Thank TAC22703
Woodstock, Virginia
Reviewed 19 April 2011

My friend and I stayed at the Ocean Front Motel for the basset hound Doo Dah parade and activities. We had a wonderful time but the most enjoyable time was staying at the motel and meeting the other basset hound owners that stayed there as well. All of the dogs had free range to roam around the motel decks and...

Thank cindeelou78

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family Motel directly on the Beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Front Motel

Address: 1417 Ocean Ave, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3172
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Ocean City
Price Range: $103 - $385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ocean Front Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Ocean Front Hotel Ocean City
Ocean City Front Hotel
Ocean City Front Motel
Ocean Front Motel Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
#10 Family Hotel in Ocean City
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
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“No elevator so if you have problems with stairs ask for a first floor room”
 of 5 bubbles Hollymberi, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face inwards, at an able you can see ocean. From sundeck is a beautiful view!”
 of 5 bubbles kristinejo, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I think disabled access will be only on ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 20milesc, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor ocean front rooms are in front of shared deck; rooms on right face north so out of hot afternoon sun in summer.”
 of 5 bubbles r00tb, 29 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Rooms toward the ocean side are also closest to the front deck so you can leave your door open and enjoy the breeze!”
 of 5 bubbles anderson13, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
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