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Leesport, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Stayed here in early August. Shore was booked solid. Got us a room which was a great size, Good price, let u leave your car there the day of checkout, 1-1.5 blocks from beach and good part of the boardwalk, large pool, friendly staff, best part is the surf café and varsity inn across the street for food. All around... More 

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2 Thank Daniel W
New Jersey
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We have stayed here two years in a row. Location is great, staff is great, friendly, and accommodating. Room is clean and standard spacious; the separated bathroom/sink are is a nice touch for a family of four sharing one room.

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2 Thank jfab1
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We have stayed at The Forum in each of our three recent visits to Ocean City. The Forum is a place that I came to with my parents many years ago. It is only a block from the beach, it is run by dependable, nice people, it has a nice pool and a small restaurant that serves good breakfasts (we... More 

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2 Thank toddtrout
Milton, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

Words can't explain how much my dad and I love staying at the Forum. My dad has vacationed in Ocean City for over 50 years and eventually stayed at the Forum every year. Then 24 years ago, when I was born, my parents took me. The trips eventually turned into a daddy-daughter vacation and it's a tradition we hold to... More 

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5 Thank BetMer_301
Shelton, Connecticut
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Great maid service...they do a wonderful job. Pool thoroughly cleaned every morning. Jeff (one of the owners) personally drove us to our boat reservation which we would have missed because unfortunately guests had parked behind us, blocking us from leaving. And picked us up when we were finished and had our car unblocked. I've stayed here before and I'll definitely... More 

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3 Thank lauriefusco11
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84 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

The best thing about the Forum is the location. It's one block to the beach/boardwalk and has an onsite restaurant which served delicious food. Great ice cream place next door. It's also one block from the Sindia Restaurant which we highly recommend. But the rooms severely need updating. The carpet is worn and the rooms are dark and unwelcoming. The... More 

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6 Thank paa9
Quakertown, PA
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72 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Each year, I try to get the hubby and daughter to OCNJ for Jersey shore fun and we don't always have time/funds to do a weekly house rental. The Forum is a good choice if you don't want to break the bank paying $400+/night. We always try to go the end of June and the pool is usually chilly but... More 

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5 Thank LJB29
Haddonfield, New Jersey, United States
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205 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

I gave this property a 4* overall rating because the location and service were great but the property is dated and needs some updating. The property seems to be maintained AND clean but simple things like some fixture upgrades would greatly help. The location is right in the thick of things in ocean city and the property has a nice... More 

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2 Thank Fred R
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69 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Torn between 3 and 4. Not much competition in town but there are way better lodging options outside of ocnj. Excellent location near boardwalk, lunch, breakfast, shopping in town. Very clean, great maid service, friendly lobby staff. Parking is not so good. Most spots are double, so you pull to the front and if someone parks behind you, they leave... More 

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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We loved this hotel and cannot imagine staying anywhere else in Ocean City. We are a family with kids aged 10-15 so we loved being close to the action. The front desk staff were genuinely friendly and made an excellent first impression. Our room was comfortable - nothing fancy but just what you want in a beach hotel. We loved... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Forum Motor Inn

Address: 800 Atlantic Ave # 814, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3616
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Ocean City
Price Range: RM1,049 - RM1,049 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Forum Motor Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Forum Motor Hotel Ocean City
Forum Hotel Ocean City
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Ocean City
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We like the 2nd floor for quieter rooms & queen beds”
 of 5 bubbles fwmaggie_12, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“King-sized bed room was larger than others that we experienced. Only a few dollars more; well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles Fenuzio, 8 May 2016 | Read review
“Rooms by the pool might be a bit noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles susanmB6084FA, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Go to the Surf Cafe across the street for breakfast!”
 of 5 bubbles brandont397, 22 May 2015 | Read review
“Upper floors away from pool, room with newer bed.”
 of 5 bubbles dinerdon, 22 Sep 2014 | Read review
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