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Linthicum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is under renovation. The rooms were dirty and smelled like stale Beer. There were stains on the pillow cases. You only had a sheet and one small throw blanket that was old and thin. They called this place the Howard Johnson but it was actually the Kings Inn and if we were aware of that at the time...

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Guest-Relations08751, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Wildwood Boardwalk, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review. We hope to learn more about your visit as our housekeeping team is one of our guests' favorite things about our hotel. We want to invite you back for a more fully enjoyable stay. Best Regards, Guest Relations

New Jersey USA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked into the lobby and it was a mess. We checked in and went to the room. It was horrible. The bathroom had an antique tine sink and the tiles we falling off the walls. The bed had a thin blanket on it and a saggy mattress. There were three flat pillows. The room included breakfast. Stale dunkin donuts...

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Guest-Relations08751, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Wildwood Boardwalk, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We understand your stay was clean but not fully enjoyable. As you know our lobby is under renovation. We apologize for the inconvenience as we prepare for our peak season. We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy our breakfast which includes many things such as donuts, cereal, breads, sweet items, coffee, tea and more. We are...

Sicklerville, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Poor quality towels bathroom in need of renovations the tub spigot you could not.regulate hot and cold. New carpet though and clean Beds were comfortable but no blankets. Looks like they are just getting started under the Windham name. Used to be the king inn. hopefully they will be better in the future

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Guest-Relations08751, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Wildwood Boardwalk, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review. We will be continuing our improvements as you may have missed some of them during your visit. We want to invite you back as we know your stay will be much better! :-) Best Regards, Guest Relations

Doesnt matter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with the infamous Howard Johnson in Wildwood NJ and got a hotel that was was just bought by Howard Johnson. The hotel was just starting its renovations but known where near what one would expect, especially after paying $215.00 for the night on a room that was only work $49.00 or less. Felted cheated out of my hard earned...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review. We hope to learn more about your feedback as we are always improving and already have introduced new features such as revamped rooms, lobby, and free breakfast, just as a start! We want to invite you to stay with us again for a more fully enjoyable stay. Best Regards, Guest Relations

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Brookeville
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 January 2017

First things first. My family (spouse and 6 year-old daughter) WERE repeat guests of the Kings Inn. For the past 3 years, we have stayed at the Kings in about 5 times. Once upon a time, the location alone was enough to make us come back more than once. However, the staff was truly undesirable. The two owners (or now...

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Guest-Relations08751, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Wildwood Boardwalk, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review about previous management and ownership. We are surprised and shocked to hear about your whole experience with previous management. As you may have heard, our hotel is now part of the Howard Johnson family of brands including new management, systems, property upgrades, and amenities such as free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, and free...

Beach Haven, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Smelly, dirty, no supplies, weird parking, rude staff and no way in heck can anyone visit for 5 mins without someone harassing you from the office. It's THE SHORE, people go there to have fun not act like they are in the principals office. I saw some mgmt replies saying new people took over, is this true? Did you finally...

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Guest-Relations08751, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Wildwood Boardwalk, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review about previous ownership and management. We are sorry to hear about your poor experience with one of the individuals from prior to new management and ownership. We have since changed many things about the hotel including upgrades to the hotel interior, exterior, and entire management to be more in line with standard...

Bloomfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Stayed there a week in August and then again the first weekend in October. Was concerned since there are new owners and office staff, however while I don't know about the owners, the office staff are very nice and very helpful. Evelyn who works the front desk is especially nice and knowledgeable. I've already made my reservations for next summer...

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Dear Guest, Yay! Thank you for sharing your great experience at our hotel as so many enjoyed this year! Our team love having you stay with us each time and we will continue improving our hotel for our guests. See you again soon! :-) Best Regards, Guest Relations

Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed a weekend at the motel. My room in 103 was nice and clean not very big but had everything I needed for a weekend stay. The staff was nice and helpful. Every morning our room was cleaned and I know they used bleach cleaner to clean in the bathroom. That's a must for me. Being so close to...

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Guest-Relations08751, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson Wildwood Boardwalk, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Nice! Thank you for sharing your experience and description of our hotel right on the Wildwood Boardwalk. We will continue improving our room with updates coming shortly. Our staff look forward to having you stay with us again soon! :-) Best Regards, Guest Relations

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Howard Johnson Wildwood Boardwalk

Address: 423 E 23rd Ave, North Wildwood, NJ 08260-5356 (Formerly Boardwalk Kings Inn - Wildwood Oceanfront Hotel)
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > North Wildwood
Price Range: RM412 - RM1,617 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Howard Johnson Wildwood Boardwalk 2.5*
Number of rooms: 69
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Also Known As:
King`s Hotel North Wildwood
Kings Hotel North Wildwood
Kings Motel North Wildwood
Kings Inn Wildwood Nj
Kings Inn Motel
Hotel Style:
#21 On the Beach Hotel in North Wildwood
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