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Drifting Sands

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Room & Suite (28)
Pool & Beach (15)

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Drifting Sands boasts LBI's most convenient location in Ship Bottom, NJ. Our array of accommodations offers everything you need for a romantic weekend getaway or a family, fun-filled vacation. Comfort, friendly service, beach access, and stunning ocean views. make Drifting Sands the best value on Long Beach Island, NJ.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Room features
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Hidden Gem
HOTEL CLASS

Location

Full view
64Somewhat walkable
Grade: 64 out of 100
13Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
3Attractionswithin 0.5 km
264Reviews
113Photos
7Q+A
67Room tips
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We stayed there while attending a wedding late summer/early fall. It was comfortable, the staff was friendly and accommodating. The view of the ocean from the balcony was delightful. Perfect location to enjoy all that Long Beach Island is famous for... great beaches,
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I frequent the Island and my husband and I just needed a simple place to be for the night because of nearby projects. The front lobby looks clean and professional and the person at check in was friendly. Our room was on the ground floor along the side of the street in the same
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We were VERY HAPPY with our room here!! Spacious, comfortable, and with two balconies!! Microwave, fridge, etc. Good value for the price we paid. NOT fussing over the fact that one of the reading lamps had no bulb, that the shower curtain is just a tension rod and falls down
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Friendly staff and clean rooms, what more could you possibly ask for? We had no issues with check in and found the rooms clean and the beds comfortable, even though we did not have "ocean view" we still could see it from our hotel, thank you for a lovely long weekend.
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Response from AnneL5017, General Manager at Drifting Sands
Responded 10 Oct. 2018
Hello Jaclyn, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back to Drifting Sands in the near future!
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I have to say that after reading some of the reviews right before we left for The Drifting Sands, I was a bit nervous about what our room would be like. That being said, we were pleasantly surprised that our room was fine. It was very clean, with no musty smells at all, the air
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Response from AnneL5017, General Manager at Drifting Sands
Responded 10 Oct. 2018
Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back to Drifting Sands in the near future!
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Ocean View and Oceanfront Rooms
Room 232
Room 232
View from bottom floor, beach front
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There is no restaurant on the premises. You will have to walk about 5-10 minutes north or south to get to something that early.
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Is it pet friendly?
I think the buildings that face the parking lot take smallish dogs. I saw a corgi in those buildings a few years ago.
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Is it pet friendly!
No pets and no smoking
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Yes beach access are far updated I’m not sure my room was dirty see pictures
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"Even our "non ocean view" room had an ocean view ;-)"
"Views vary, make sure you are booking the right type of room for your needs"
"Upgrade and get a nicer room with a bit of a view"
"Get an Ocean View Room"
"Ocean view was fine but I would probably opt for ocean front next time"
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PRICE RANGE
USD 118 - USD 380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
drifting sands oceanfront hotel ship bottomdrifting sands hotel
LOCATION
United StatesNew JerseyJersey ShoreLong Beach IslandShip Bottom
NUMBER OF ROOMS
100
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