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Reviewed 20 May 2013

I took my family to this place on 5/17/13. I should have just walked out when I was watching the drug head learn how to check people in. When we went to our room OMG. Nasty I wouldnt let my dog stay there. Smelled like urin the sheets had dirt and hair all over them. The ceiling had food or...

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5Thank BillMissy
Baldev P, Owner at Royal Lodge, responded to this review

I'm sorry you had such a poor experience with us. I would have responded sooner, but I'm just now seeing this review. I'm not sure who you were referring to during your check-in process, but I can promise you we don't allow drugs of any kind at our hotel. We also take cleanliness very seriously, so I want to apologize...

Reviewed 27 April 2013 via mobile

My room was dirty with a royal pine air fresher hanging from the light. The toilet us leaking and leaning to the side. The bed sheets were dirty. There were vending machines right outside my door. There was construction going on until 1 o clock in the morning. The room smelled like mole. We were actually sick when we left....

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3Thank kmjohn0421
Baldev P, Owner at Royal Lodge, responded to this review

I know it's been quite a while since you wrote this, but I just wanted to apologize for your upsetting experience. Did you let us know about any of the issues you were having? We would have been happy to offer you another room. We take cleanliness very seriously, so I can promise you we would never intentionally want to...

Reviewed 19 February 2013

I stayed at this hotel a few years ago and it was nice. This hotel is horrible now. The carpet was filthy,the ceiling in the bathroon leaked aside from feeling like it was a freezer in there, the room smelled funny, you could see the compound around the sink and base of walls, no continental breakfast as stated and house...

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7Thank onlyoneme
Baldev P, Owner at Royal Lodge, responded to this review

I know it's been quite some time since you wrote this, but I just wanted to respond personally. I'm sorry we didn't live up to your expectation the second time around. Cleanliness is a big concern of ours, so I apologize if you felt uncomfortable in any way. Above all, our customers' happiness is always top of mind, so we...

Barnegat, New Jersey
Reviewed 23 August 2012

First BedBugs were in my bed,the sheets were covered in dry blood,and the room smelled like urine,When i approached manager,he spoke no english,but laughed and said call police,OMG,I was moved to a room on the 2nd floor,which smelled even worse like a wet dog.the bathroom had pubic hairs all over,and the toilet seat was broken in half with dry blood...

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8Thank victoria p
Largo, Maryland
Reviewed 18 July 2012

This is not the kind of lodge you would want to stay on your family vacation time. The picture you see of this place is EXACTLY the OPPOSITE of the actual picture. The smell of the place, the matresses, the floor, and the bathroom- it's not the kind of place you would want to see and stay with your family....

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7Thank Marissa V
Reviewed 24 June 2012

It didn't take us more than a minute two figure out how terrible this place is. The "suite" is merely just an extra bed thrown in a slightly bigger room. Everything is practically stained. There was dirt everywhere on the floor, the walls were dirty, the sheets were dirty, there was even flies in the bathroom! And a price of...

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4Thank ZeBrandonator
Tuckerton
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Bugs Everywhere, Burnt Holes, Sheets Nasty With Stains And Hair Everywhere. I Was Refund Than The Manager Said That He Had Changed His Mind And Charged Me. But He Charged Me Twice I Tried To Get My Money Back But He Wouldn't.

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6Thank DougTuckerton
Seattle, Washington, United States
Reviewed 30 April 2012

'Pet Friendly'? They let the dogs out because 'someone' complained the dogs were barking. These were well behaved, AKC registered dogs. The had successfully contacted the sister-in-law once about the dogs, instead of contacting her the second time, the Manager opened the door and let the dogs out. Bear was hit by a car and killed. I'll sleep in my...

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11Thank Kattwmn
Reviewed 29 April 2012 via mobile

I paid for my room walked in and the sheets had some urine stains and there was dried blood splatter on the wall.. Tv doesn't work window didn't lock.. I didn't even ask for a refund I just packed up and left and stayed elsewhere

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5Thank jacobm52
Seaside Heights, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 14 February 2012

nasty, dirty, and EXPENSIVE motel...friends of mine had their poor little dog killed when the jerk low-life manager took it upon himself to enter the room and their little dog got out, ran outside, and was hit and killed by a car!! What a terrible, horrific experience and this is a pet friendly hotel??? AVOID this slum hole at all...

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4Thank Amy C

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you are in town on vacation or are stopping through for business, the Royal Lodge provides a friendly and inviting retreat for you and your family. We offer an affordable, pet-friendly and personalized alternative to larger chain hotels in the area. Situated near the Atlantic City Boardwalk Hall, the Convention Center, and the Steel Pier, as well as countless shops and restaurants, our location is hard to beat! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Lodge

Address: 553 E Absecon Blvd, Absecon, NJ 08201-2244
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Absecon
Price Range: $39 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Royal Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Royal Hotel Absecon
Royal Lodge Absecon, Jersey Shore, NJ
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