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Reviewed 4 September 2016

We mostly just stayed here while we went out to the beach and boardwalk, but the hotel is still a good place to go. Literally RIGHT NEXT to the boardwalk, and the surrey rental place. We have never gone to a different hotel when we have stayed at Ocean City.

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Palm Harbor, Florida, United States
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

This is the second year in a row that we've come north to hit the shore in Ocean City NJ and stayed at the Ocean 7. We love it! Right off the boardwalk at 7th Street, it's right in the middle of the action for beach, food, Wonderland and putt putt golf. The hotel has a pool, reserved parking, beach...

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Suffern NY
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We stayed at the Ocean 7 for one night with our granddaughter. We booked a "decorator suite" which had a living area with a couch, small table and TV, with a separate bedroom with two full size beds. We were able to park onsite even though our room was not ready when we arrived at 12:30, but we were able...

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Wayne, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Once again - A wonderful stay at Ocean 7. We had a room facing the pool which was great because the children could use it and we were close to room if we had to run back. The room was clean, even able to check in a little early. The pool was refreshing and clean. The staff was nice, close...

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Listen, you are not going to an Atlantic City hotel, you are going to a Jersey shore motel. I was pleasantly surprised by the Ocean 7. Rooms are spacious and most importantly, clean. Location could not be any more ideal. The front desk and housekeeping crew were diligent and very pleasant to interact with. They give beach badges for your...

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Marke_Johnston, General Manager at Ocean 7, responded to this review

Thanks! Really! thanks -- I want to clear a point in case anyone misunderstands- Our umbrellas are really nifty clear 'bubble' umbrellas for inclement weather, you can still cruise the boardwalk and see out But they are not beach umbrellas for the sun.... Glad you enjoyed it... Marke

Elizabeth619
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is not a fancy hotel by any means but it was clean, comfortable, quiet and the AC worked great. It is a stone's throw from the boardwalk & beach. The kids enjoyed the pool and the staff was all super friendly. It was not cheap as we stayed right in the middle of August but it was great as...

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Marke_Johnston, General Manager at Ocean 7, responded to this review

Thanks! When you come back, ask me.. I can suggest yummier pizzas off the boardwalk :P

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The hotel is a good solid 3 plus star shore hotel. It gets 4 stars from me for exceptional customer service, spotless rooms, A/C that worked well and was QUIET! Best perk- if you arrive @ 1PM or after on your check in day you can park on site and use your beach tags before check in- check out day-...

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Marke_Johnston, General Manager at Ocean 7, responded to this review

Thank you. While everyone has bad days; I try really hard to cultivate an environment of making vacations pleasant.. training here includes firm policies of communication as possible between staff and guests While some of our temp staff can be, amusing to communicate needs to or from they all know I consider that as important as tasks that can be...

Newtown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

The location of this place is perfect. Just steps to the boardwalk and all the activities. Pool was nice and clean, but the pool towels were stained and ripped. The room was ok, not great, not bad. The motel needs some refurbishing. It's strange that no shampoo is provided, but there is a sign saying that if you need any...

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Marke_Johnston, General Manager at Ocean 7, responded to this review

Thanks! Yes, we in fact use towels no longer nice enough for the guest rooms as our pool towels it's a cost saving measure-- rust stains in the laundry or tears- pool towel! I am sorry about the shampoo, we do have it at the desk-- I'm astonished.. we also have shower caps, toothbrushes, toothpaste, razors, sewing kits, eyeglass repair...

Dividing Creek, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 August 2016

my 4th stay at ocean 7 this time I picked a decorator suite room 411 it was very nice could see the ocean and the ferris wheel the staff was awesome as usual and we used the pool and it was nice as usual. only complaint if any is the parking is very tight but its no fault of theirs...

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Marke_Johnston, General Manager at Ocean 7, responded to this review

Thank you very much! Parking is assigned, and anyone with a larger car would be better served by letting us know in advance.. it does limit rooms (of 73 spaces, 12 are in spaces built for 1970's cars) but it can improve your visit if when you book you ask for 'open air' parking only.... (if you ask for it,...

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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We only got one night. It was a Saturday, and I was a little upset with how much my husband paid for the room for ONE night. But let me tell you, it was worth every penny and then some! The place is SUPER CLEAN & non rusty like most ocean side motels. The staff were all incredibly nice and...

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Marke_Johnston, General Manager at Ocean 7, responded to this review

Thank you... I try and tweak lots of refinements in to maximize vacation value.. -I know we have the most liberal beach tag policy on the island and anyone who wants to stretch out checkout day in town/on the beach is recommended to discuss it with the desk BEFORE their last night.... We're in a neat situation zoning wise, there...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Non-smoking rooms· daily & weekly rates· 73 units with kitchens· sizes to accommodate from 2-7· 200 ft to the sand· 1 block from 2 amusement parks· Beachtags for all from check in AM to checkout PM ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean 7

Address: 870 E 7th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3843 (Formerly Days Inn Ocean City)
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Ocean City
Price Range: $74 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 73
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Also Known As:
Ocean 7 Hotel Ocean City
Hotel Ocean City
Ocean City 7
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#2 Romantic Hotel in Ocean City
#2 Best Value Hotel in Ocean City
#3 Family Hotel in Ocean City
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
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“First floor would be ideal for people with children or disabilities.”
 of 5 bubbles Lorrie, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ocean front rooms provide the best view. All other rooms are street view.”
 of 5 bubbles 222kennethr, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Any two room suite for family.”
 of 5 bubbles Finlayfilm, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 215 faced boardwalk, beach and pool. Almost an ocean view!”
 of 5 bubbles pagambler, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors have access to ice machines and views of the ocean from the walkway.”
 of 5 bubbles 702MGM, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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