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Drifting Sands

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Overview
119 E 9th St, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4600 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews ocean view oceanfront room corner room first floor nice balcony assigned parking front desk staff attending a wedding i highly recommend this hotel long beach island wet bar the jersey shore off season convenient location favorite spot beds were comfortable coffee maker
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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, restaurants, shops......More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Maureen W
Reviewed 21 October 2018

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...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank GREENTREE347
Reviewed 17 October 2018

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...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank RoundTopper
Reviewed 2 October 2018

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...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Jaclyn M
Response from AnneL5017, General Manager at Drifting SandsResponded 10 October 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!

Reviewed 1 October 2018

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...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank rcs26
Response from AnneL5017, General Manager at Drifting SandsResponded 10 October 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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About
Description
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 More service, beach access, and stunning ocean views. make Drifting Sands the best value on Long Beach Island, NJ. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$118 - US$354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel Ship Bottom
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Drifting Sands Hotel
Location
United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Long Beach Island > Ship Bottom
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$118 - US$354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel Ship Bottom
,
Drifting Sands Hotel
Location
United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Long Beach Island > Ship Bottom
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Traveller (93)
Room & Suite (28)
Pool & Beach (15)
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Questions & Answers
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pwynne2017
15 May 2018|
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Response from jontomsam |
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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amyfetterman
10 March 2018|
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Response from jontomsam |
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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Room Tips
"Even our "non ocean view" room had an ocean view ;-)"
RoundTopper
17 Oct 2018
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"Views vary, make sure you are booking the right type of room for your needs"
sarahcT6467TN
12 Sep 2018
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"Upgrade and get a nicer room with a bit of a view"
agrassony
29 Aug 2018
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"Get an Ocean View Room"
636ruthy
23 Aug 2018
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