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Dawn & Nova Motels

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Vineland, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 September 2011

Was the worst vacation we ever had!!!! My daughter booked two rooms for two nights to surprise the family. They not only had our reservations all mest up with one room at the Nova and the other at the Dawn. We refused to be seperated and they went as far as telling another guess that her and her daughter had...

3Thank Marie J
Flemington, New Jersey
Reviewed 21 August 2011

Stayed here for 2 nights in early August. Great proximity to the beach & boardwalk and it was nice to have the terrace to sit outside in the evenings. The rooms are old and the bathrooms and air-conditioning units are sorely in need of further renovation, but our room was clean and served us well. Parking is a bit odd,...

1Thank chrissylte
Philly suburbs
Reviewed 13 August 2011

Beware!!! My husband's wallet mysteriously disappeared from our room in the Nova building while we were on the beach. The Nova building is in kind of an alley way. It smelled of urine as you walked close to the stairwell. I had already requested to be moved to another room, because the railing directly in front of our room had...

3Thank A G
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 3 August 2011

Very small room with obvious water damage. The room had so many flies, no matter how many we killed more kept appearing and there were different types of flies. Odd odor upon arrival but then worsened with time. To give you an idea how they do not clean: we forgot something on the night table when we left and the...

1Thank sweetjulia007
Reviewed 26 July 2011

The location was perfect but I was not satisfied with the filthy bathroom, floor and tub. The smell of the room and the filthy stained carpet. I would not refer a friend to stay there.

1Thank Iluvmy4Kids
Holt, Michigan
Reviewed 4 July 2011

Parking was a trip,,,, you had to park in front or behind whichever one you were lucky to get and leave your car keys with the desk, so If someone wanted to get out that you were parked behind they would move your car. I left my keys in the hotel office every nite and some couple was at my...

3Thank charstef
Reviewed 15 June 2011

Just spent a 3 day weekend here. And to be honest it wasn't bad at all. The location was great, in 10 seconds you can be at the beach and boardwalk! The rooms where okay, they serve their purpose flat screen TV, a/c, mini fridge, and microwave. The ladies in the office where very helpful and nice. Maid service could...

1Thank rcig1650
Reviewed 15 February 2011

I don't know where anyone else that has reviewed this hotel stayed at, but it deffinetly wasn't the Nova. It was awful, dirty, smelly, ac didn't work, staff was rude, and the shower was cold. Seriously one of the worst places I have ever stayed. Only positive was its location.

4Thank smm5628
Reviewed 30 September 2010

we stayed on the Nova side...the room was small and older..but the price was reasonable and the room was clean...the location was great!!! thanks for allowing pets Mo had a great time too!!!

1Thank shorebound
New Jersey
Reviewed 28 August 2010

My mother and I stayed at the Dawn & Nova Motel for a 4-day summer beach getaway. I've stayed at Wildwood and Jersey shore motels before, and I know that the lodging conditions there are a lot lower in standard. This place is actually 2 motels combined, under 1 management office. It looks like the Dawn side took over and...

1Thank Aleece

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Dawn & Nova Motels

Address: 4300 Ocean Ave, Wildwood, NJ 08260-4621
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Wildwood
Price Range: $78 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dawn & Nova Motels 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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Dawn & Nova Hotel Wildwood
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“Don't bother!!!”
PhillynOmaha, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We stay in the Dawn Motel. RM. 5”
davidkG4629JJ, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“This place is awful and I will never return. The staff is rude and they do not care about the guests at all. Once they have your money, they own you and make everything impossibly difficult.”
marcust100, 31 Jul 2014 | Read review
“If you don't like steps, you don't want a 3rd floor, but if you don't like people above you the 3rd floor is good and the view is great to the boardwalk and ocean. bring your own blow dryer.”
CarolynF499, 27 Jul 2014 | Read review
“If you're going with a small group, (no more than 3) and dont mind beach noise, REQUEST ROOM 2! It's a kitchenette with a king bed and a sofa bed. It is the corner room on Ocean and being on the second floor has a great extended sun deck. GREAT for people watching.”
BriannaM275, 5 Jun 2013 | Read review
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