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    Drifting Sands Oceanfront Motel

    119 E 9th St, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4600
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good24%
    • Average14%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible11%
    Travellers talk about
    “ocean front” (29 reviews)
    “bagels” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Private Balcony
    Golf course
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We were in Ship Bottom for a Friday evening wedding and Drifting Sands was recommended to all hotel guests. As I always consult TripAdvisor, I had noticed the online booking for a "King Standard" room was a good value at $189/night versus the hotel direct...More

    Thank ColWoody
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Enjoyed my recent stay at the Drifting Sands Motel. Was pleasantly surprised to find I had a beachfront room. Room was clean and had all the amenities I could have hoped for and the staff was friendly and accommodating. It was a good value for...More

    1  Thank Kim B
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel room was clean and the staff was very friendly. Our room was conveniently located to the beach. We had a very wind beach day and used the beach loungers near the hotel which were perfect. I would love to stay there again and...More

    1  Thank Stacy H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The Hotel was in a nearby beach area unfortunately the room was musty the sheets were so dirty. Air-conditioning system had mold the filters in the air-conditioning were so dirty. I asked for clean sheets.... all the did was cover dirty sheets with clean sheets....More

    Thank Ally D
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Just stayed at the Drifting Sands for a week (third year in a row) and thoroughly enjoyed my experience. The front desk staff as well as the housekeeping staff were pleasant, courteous and helpful. As I stay in the same room every year, it was...More

    Thank justine1955
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$120 - US$352 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • New Jersey >
    • Jersey Shore >
    • Long Beach Island >
    • Ship Bottom
    • Also Known As
    • Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel Ship Bottom ,
    • Drifting Sands Hotel
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Laura S
    1 August 2015|
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    Response from Tom P | Reviewed this property |
    you'll have to contact the hotel. about the availability, they don't usually offer a room for just one night in LBI as almost all hotels have a 2 night min but ask. There is no safe in the room and the coffee they had was a... More
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    Martha52
    9 June 2015|
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    Response from J456ONwilliam | Reviewed this property |
    I don't believe so and the coffee maker should be the ones that are round and look like a disc that already have coffee in them
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    "Be careful using booking,com on what type of room you think you might be gegtting"
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    "Different type of rooms available - check out deals during the week!"
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    "don't stay here. Or stay in the ocean view rooms and pay $500+ per night during summer months!"
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    "If you book far enough in advance, you may be able to get an oceanfront room, which would be well worth it."
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