We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Alton Motel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 1 more site!
Professional photos
Alton Motel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

40 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 40: English reviews
Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 September 2016

I checked in with my kids and the place was decent. What I would expect for the price but it was clean and that was good. Unfortunately, my kids had the pleasure of seeing people on the observation deck doing drugs and having sex. I had to not allow them up there for the rest of the stay. One night,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank bertox2016
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We rented the 2 room suite it was huge! The motel needs a lot of cosmetic work but the manager said they were going to take care of that over the winter ,they have new ownership and they are trying to get everything fixed up. The motel is in a very central location 1 block from boardwalk pretty much in...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank george s
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend were looking for a place close to the boardwalk and somewhere you could check in and be 21. This place was close and was great. The room was clean and was just enough for our weekend. The only things that aren't great here are the parking which you need to park on the street but they...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Matt S
Williamstown, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Traveling down for the weekend to participate in a triathlon, the Alton Motel and especially the manager Kristin were perfect for our needs. From our initial booking in the spring, through my last minute questions before traveling to Wildwood, Kristin made us feel welcome, even remembering our conversation from our original booking. Upon arrival it was more like visiting an...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank swahili17
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We initially only booked for 1 night but considering how much the kids and us enjoyed the location of the motel frpm the boards....hospitality of the staff and having a blast, we asked to stay another night at the last minute!....the motel is 1.5 blocks from the boards and in the middle of all the fun on the boardwalk!...it's small...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Theresa S
Glenmoore, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Came here last week and had a great stay. The manager Kristin was so welcoming and accommodating. Kristin went above and beyond to make us feel welcome The Alton Motel is about a 5 minute walk to the boardwalk. We will definitely come back again.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank te01234567
Nassau, New York
Reviewed 6 July 2016

The room is clean. The pool hours can be a longer. Currently, it is 10am to 7pm. The motel need to invest some money to upgrade the equipment, too. There is no wifi on second floor and above. It only cost 30 bucks to buy a long range wi-fi antenna. Why not to buy one? Microwave are old and rusty,...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jin697
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

It's the most cutest but small but very cute motel. Clean And comfortable. Nice hard shower. Beds r okay. Very nice pool 4-6 feet so not for babies or 3 and under who cannot swim.2 blocks walking distance from the beach. Wawa is 2 blocks back from the motel. The staff was very courteous. The only thing that I wasn't...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Monique W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Spending my summer here as much as possible.The Alton is under new management & they have done an awesome job. Previous owners were very friendly but Kristian was GREAT, housekeeping was just as friendly....Thanks looking forward to coming back real soon.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank La Tanya P
Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

after reading sone of the negative reviews i was nor sure what to expect... this place has made a 180... front desk office was great..like other reviews the rooms are dated but are clean..and basic ... great location...only downside was the parking.. it has a small lot.. hard to get anything bigger then civic in there

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank puffybh

44 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (33)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Other (30)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (11)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Other (9)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Wildwood hotels
0.4 km away
Brittany Motel
Brittany Motel
#8 of 78 in Wildwood
356 reviews
0.6 km away
Tropicana Motel
Tropicana Motel
#24 of 78 in Wildwood
145 reviews
1.5 km away
Lu Fran Motel
Lu Fran Motel
#17 of 78 in Wildwood
225 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Blue Palms
Blue Palms
#6 of 78 in Wildwood
343 reviews
0.5 km away
Riviera Resort & Suites
Riviera Resort & Suites
#11 of 78 in Wildwood
328 reviews
0.7 km away
Nantucket Inn & Suites
Nantucket Inn & Suites
#14 of 78 in Wildwood
341 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Alton Motel

Address: 235 E Wildwood Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-4837
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Wildwood
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Alton Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 23
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com and Travelocity so you can book your Alton Motel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Alton Motel staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Alton Motel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Use another motel, the clientele there has much to be desired.”
 of 5 bubbles bertox2016, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Extremely well managed”
 of 5 bubbles swahili17, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Double Check Remotes in event Batteries are not there, Or are Low.”
 of 5 bubbles Sabrekiller57, 18 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Does not matter they are all good......”
 of 5 bubbles chick1946, 12 Jul 2014 | Read review
“The first floor rooms are better :-)”
 of 5 bubbles Dogwooddobes, 4 Jul 2014 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay