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    8803 Atlantic Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-3401
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    • Average6%
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    Reviewed 12 August 2016

    Been coming to the Commander for many years! Tried another when they had no room and realized we have to plan earlier if we want a great vacation! We will NEVER make that mistake again! Wonderful staff, too!

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    Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

    Honestly because of the name "motel" I thought I was taking a step down from my normal stay at a well reviewed high end hotel- I thought the worst .. like some "working women" and havoc . But let me tell you I eating crow!...More

    Thank AKaison
    Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

    My family has been coming to this hotel since the 70s. I have only been coming since 2005. The staff are professional and helpful. I am currently staying at the hotel and we had a severe thunderstorm come through. The staff was helpful and though...More

    Thank Cynthia B
    Reviewed 25 April 2016

    My friend and I stayed here in July 2015 and are booked again for this July. We don't even look at any of the other places in Wildwood Crest because this place is the best and has everything we need. It's clean, the people are...More

    Thank DZsmom
    Reviewed 19 January 2016

    clean clean clean great neighborhood amazing pool with greats views ive stayed there 15 times since 8/26/2006 according to my debit card great family place great decks, amazing beach i would recomend staying on the second floor rooms 217 to 219

    Thank colin f
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hotel Style
    • #29 Family Hotel in Wildwood Crest
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
    • Location
    • United States >
    • New Jersey >
    • Jersey Shore >
    • Cape May County >
    • Wildwood Crest
    • Also Known As
    • Commander-By-The-Sea Hotel Wildwood Crest
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    "All rooms are great. It depends on your needs and desires. Some have extra room, some have great views, some..."
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    "All rooms are South facing, Ocean View, except for the Ocean Fronts. There are 3 floors. All are good rooms."
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    "No elevator; access to the second and third floors by stairs only."
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    "rooms 217-219"
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