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Surfside Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We booked for 2 nights but only stayed 1. I understand outdated but it doesn't excuse the mismatched toilet & seat, the holes in the blinds, stains on the furniture, mold in the shower, dust on the lamp shade, unworking microwave & grumpy office staff.

Thank Rich F
Watkins Glen, New York
Reviewed 26 July 2016

my own fault. it was a last minute decision to go to the beach for a long weekend. I couldn't find any other affordable motel. it was convenient to the beach and boardwalk. I had gotten the kitchenette.... bad idea, we did not use any of it . the stove was gas... very dangerous. the buttons fell off. the mattress...

Thank jacihopkins
Alpha, New Jersey
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

DO NOT EVEN THINK OF STAYING HERE!!! (The Sunrise is almost directly behind it and it's much better.) I have a sentimental soft spot for Seaside Heights especially, since Hurricane Sandy 2012. Been coming here for 40 yrs. Seaside took a beating. I'm saying this because I would NEVER beat it down unless it was well deserved...well... the Surfside Motel...

Thank Deborah F
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

This place needs to be shut down by the city! I can't believe that they are able to operate as a business. The room was filthy. Every inch of the carpet was stained, the shower had mold growing and the bedding was just disgusting! I tried to bring my concerns to the staff and I got verbally attacked. All I...

2Thank KThompkins
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Location, location, location. That is about the only thing this place has. It is half a block from the beach. Half a block from the Beachcomber bar. Two blocks from the amusement pier. Lots of restaurants nearby. It has a very nice pool right on the street which offered no privacy. The room was small. Had a tube TV that...

1Thank bkrod
Trenton, New Jersey
Reviewed 27 February 2016

When we checked in there were toe nail clippings on the floor and stains on the bed. When we told the manager she became irate that we complained and screamed at us and threatened to throw us out. We beat her to it and checked out immediately as her anger scared members of my party and we found anothe hotel....

2Thank Ron C
South Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Place needs, ohh where do I start! First parking, none available. When we did park, other guests told us our car wouldn't look like that by tomorrow if not moved. Could have a cleaner office. Steps to the second floor are falling apart. Most of the people there must live there. When do people bring gas grills and cook outside...

2Thank Isabelle H
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Its a motel so first off don't have over expectations. It has a pool always clean and full but hey the beach is right across. Parking accommodations are good they make sure you have parking for your car. Rooms are good and beds feel soft like a pillow top. rust and things may be in place but again is a...

Thank Christina P
Effort, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Rooms are disgusting, smell of mold, burn holes all over the sinks and furniture, NO HOT WATER PERIOD. Carpets are falling apart, holes in walls just patched and left, bathroom floor spongy and dirty. No WIFI The pool is falling apart my child cut her foot on broken tile that was just laying at the bottom of the pool, I...

3Thank Jessica L
Uxbridge, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

I will never go to that Motel again dirty and gross, and don't get me started on the racist people who own this place. They were only nice when we were giving them $2000 but the next dat we get kicked out for nothing. Full of prostituted and druggys

2Thank ViniCunha

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surfside Motel is the place to stay for fun and sun in Seaside Heights. Being a family owned property we take each guest with the hopes of making your stay as comfortable as possible. Talk to any of our friendly staff and they will make sure all your demands are met. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surfside Motel

Address: 201 Ocean Ter, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751-2537
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Seaside Heights
Price Range: $105 - $382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Surfside Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Surfside Motel Seaside Heights
Surfside Hotel Seaside Heights
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#16 On the Beach Hotel in Seaside Heights
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“Choose a different motel.”
  • Missing blinds and no curtains to block out light in the morning.
anthonycX3800QF, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Run do not walk from this place”
mzjodee, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go to another hotel!!!!”
beach167, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Not suitable for humane”
isabelleh645, 17 Sep 2015 | Read review
“ask to stay 2nd or 3rd floor always quieter.”
966christinap, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
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