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Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is an older hotel with no amenities other than a pool. There are no elevators and we had the third floor. There was a mini fridge and a safe and the place was very clean. The staff could not be more accomidating. If your not in your room much this place is for you!

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Thank lbaker731
County Westmeath, Ireland
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57 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This motel did exactly the job we intended it to do. OC itself is quite expensive to stay in, even for motel prices; and The Thunderbird was one of the cheaper options. It ticked all the boxes in terms of location, price and amenities. The pool was small but after all it is a beach town and the beach is... More 

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I agree that the Thunderbird was perfect for our weekend in OC, MD. It was in a great location, the price was awesome, and we didn't have any issues with the room. We would definitely stay again!

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Reviewed 6 September 2016

Our overall experience of this stay was very poor and I would only recommended if you are looking to pay little and receive little. First off, I should start off by saying if you are picky about cleanliness and good room service then you will be very disappointed here.The second night of our stay we had to request room service,... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I was also a little worried about staying here from the other reviews but wound up not having any issues. The front desk staff was friendly and the room was clean. In addition to our room keys, we were given a card key and were told it was needed to run the air conditioner. When we first got to our... More 

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Pottstown, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 19 August 2016

I'll admit the other reviews scared me before we booked here. We had a GREAT 3 day stay at the Thunderbird. The room was very clean and smelled fresh everyday. The maids were super friendly. We needed extra towels and they were in the dryer so we hit the beach. By the time we came back the extra towels we... More 

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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I'm giving it 2 stars because the location was great. Just steps from beach and jolly Rogers and restaurants. And the pool was actually nice. But. The place was very outdated. Not very clean. I guess for the price it was ok but I would definitely pay more and stay somewhere nicer. Would not stay here again.

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1 Thank Lisseth H
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This place was $240 for one night. I think their amenities and clientele fit more into an hourly rate business model. For that exorbitant rate my wife and two children were treated to a small room, small outdated bathroom, tiny uncomfortable beds, and drunken patrons coming and going all night long. The small refrigerator wouldn't close, the toilet wouldn't flush... More 

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Georgetown, Texas
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The hotel and room were nice; however, the level of comfort and the amenities provided did not justify the high price. Granted, we did only book the hotel the week before and that was probably an oversight on our part. The hotel is less than a block away from the beach; however, the boardwalk ends just before it reaches the... More 

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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The bathroom was a little outdated but very clean! And we were so close to the beach and the entrance was very clean and not over crowded! And just blocks from the boardwalk! The staff were all super friendly and always asked if we needed anything! We would defiantly stay again! 😀☀️🐳

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Thunderbird Beach Motel is a quaint 63 room motel located in the downtown area of Ocean City, MD. It is on the East side of Baltimore Avenue. Rooms come standard with 2 double beds, mini fridge, microwave, color/cable TV, and Free Wi-Fi. There are also King Rooms available, which contain one King sized bed, with a pull out sofa, and flatscreen TV. There is an outdoor heated swimming pool on site, and is a 30 second walk to the beach! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thunderbird Beach Motel

Address: 3110 Baltimore Ave. (32nd Street Oceanblock), Ocean City, MD 21842
Region: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range: €106 - €216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Thunderbird Beach Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 63
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Also Known As:
Thunderbird Beach Hotel Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#39 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
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“Ask for a top floor to avoid hearing noises above, below and next to you”
 of 5 bubbles 491zachz, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you have issues with stairs, call the hotel directly and ask for a room on the first floor. If you don't want to drive a lot, or are planning on spending a lot of time on the boardwalk, this may not be the right choice for you.”
 of 5 bubbles JustUs924, 22 Aug 2014 | Read review
“check into other hotels.....”
 of 5 bubbles 308patr, 3 Aug 2014 | Read review
“upper floors, although no elevators, only because the parking lot is most of the property.”
 of 5 bubbles chirpie53, 27 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Book your trips early.”
 of 5 bubbles terryh75, 8 Jul 2014 | Read review
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