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    Drifting Sands Oceanfront Motel

    119 E 9th St, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4600
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good25%
    • Average14%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible10%
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    “ocean front” (29 reviews)
    “room was clean” (14 reviews)
    “corner room” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Private Balcony
    Golf Course
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 12 August 2014

    We stayed here for a wedding. We didn’t check reviews because we assumed the bride & groom had checked it before blocking the rooms. I can only assume they were shown different rooms than the ones our group stayed in. If we’d been traveling by...More

    3  Thank Rose P
    Reviewed 11 August 2014

    Stayed at this motel for one night with my two young sons and had a great time. The hotel looks like it was just remodeled. The exterior and grounds are super clean. The room was spacious and very clean. The location is prime. I was...More

    Thank BrianBT480
    Reviewed 7 August 2014

    Don't let the well kept outside fool you. The rooms are a dump inside. Extremely outdated, mildew stains on big areas of ceiling above beds & smelled moldy. Torn screens, old rusty metal fixtures, poor lighting, cramped space. No irons, hair dryers or coffee pots....More

    1  Thank secondwind1960
    Reviewed 5 August 2014

    I stayed at Drifting Sands for two nights while attending a wedding on Long Beach Island. The check-in process was efficient. We stayed in the Oceanbreeze building. My initial impression of the exterior of the property was disappointment. For $250/night, I expected a much classier...More

    1  Thank jesswess27
    Reviewed 5 August 2014

    If you do not book the $350.00 newly renov rooms you will not have clean carpet floors,mildew/musty smelling room, electric in bathroom, quiet running A/C units. We actually showered and walk one the rug only to get black feet. This is clearly the bottom of...More

    3  Thank Rena9823
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$154 - US$321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • Long Beach Island >
    • Ship Bottom
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    Laura S
    1 August 2015|
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    Response from Tom P | Reviewed this property |
    you'll have to contact the hotel. about the availability, they don't usually offer a room for just one night in LBI as almost all hotels have a 2 night min but ask. There is no safe in the room and the coffee they had was a... More
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    8 June 2015|
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    Response from J456ONwilliam | Reviewed this property |
    I don't believe so and the coffee maker should be the ones that are round and look like a disc that already have coffee in them
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    "The 2nd floor of the ocean front building is the way to go. The view is well worth the climb!"
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    "Stay on upper floor and building you are in has elevator, one facing beach does not have a lift, one that..."
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    "The units toward the beach are better. The units in the back are not as nice."
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    "Be careful using booking,com on what type of room you think you might be gegtting"
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