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Seaside Sands Inn

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This place was absolutely disgusting. We would not recommend that anyone stay at this hotel. There was vomit outside our door, curtain shades on the windows that don't close, old ratty towels and the locks on the doors don't work. Stay far away. We tried to find another hotel but everything was booked.

1Thank Maria M
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I stayed here with some friends on a Saturday in July. The only good thing about this hotel is the location being one block from the boardwalk. The management here is so terrible, the lady couldn't keep track of anything that we told her and was forgetful. The room did not have a safe. After we got back from a...

1Thank Marian L
Reviewed 6 September 2015

We have never been to the Jersey Shore, so booked this on the spur of the moment. We didn't' expect much, but this was less than that. Apparently, the reality TV shows set in Seaside Heights have turned it into a party town, so that most of the motels -- the term hotel is a stretch for any of them--...

Thank alexanderk691
Shrewsbury, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 August 2014

i stayed here for one night, as a last resort...it was the worst hotel i have ever stayed in...i would not stay here again. the room was disgusting... the curtaines didn't close all the way, some of the curtains were held together with a hair clip, the floor was super slippery in some areas (not sure from what), the beds...

4Thank Erica G
Reviewed 24 February 2014

The service here was absolutely awful. The 19 year old who is supposedly in charge was rude and tried to make us pay even more than the original price that he told us. It was very unprofessional and disgusting how he had his friends smoking weed in the room next to the check in. What was also very unprofessional was...

5Thank Anonymous1368
Boston, MA
Reviewed 22 March 2013

This was the worst hotel I ever stayed at....Gross, Disgusting, Filthy, Smelled bad (covered up with Air Freshener) Could not even stay in the room one night...checked out and went somewhere else...Cleaner and up to date! Called the Board of Health for Seaside Heights - and was informed it was used for Subsidized Housing...I am glad we did not stay...

6Thank Jake1830
Reviewed 7 August 2012

Dirtiest thing ever! Smelled horrible!! Needs to be updated bad! Plastic molding were nailed in wall.. Insects crawling ughhh! I had to leave same day could not see myself laying or sitting in this place!

7Thank Soniajune
East Meadow, New York, United States
Reviewed 17 July 2012

My friends and I (anywhere from 3 to 6 people at a time) stayed at Seaside Sands Inn from Saturday, July 7th until Friday July 13th. We had a great stay overall. We booked our room through Booking.com which saved us about $100 for the week. When I first checked in there was trouble because they did not have my...

Thank Lena B
Clermont-Ferrand, France
Reviewed 28 April 2012

One of the cheapest motels in the area but definitely the price reflected the quality. We still ended up paying $93 per night + tax for a room with 2 double beds as we were 4 people. The bathrooms were not very clean and the toilet did not work very well. The WIFI worked great and so did the TV....

1Thank sjaf_xo
Williamstown, Australia
Reviewed 27 April 2012

the managers were beyond lovely to me! however, you stay for what you pay. its a budget hotel so people that are expecting something more are being ridiculous. this was perfect for me. location was amazing, boardwalk was a minute away. the clubs were around the corner, couldnt fault the location at all. would def stay back here if i...

Thank georgie874

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
WELCOME TO SEASIDE SANDS INN!!!Come and stay with us at the Seaside Sands Inn, Seaside Heights, New Jersey! We are a family owned and operated property and offer newly renovated deluxe rooms. The Seaside Sands Inn is located right in the heart of Seaside Heights and is a half block from the beach and the boardwalk, and one block from restaurants, shops, and amusement park. Our spacious inn offers clean, quiet rooms that allow you to escape after an exciting day! We want your vacation stay to be as enjoyable as possible no matter if you stay for a day, a week, or longer. Check into the Seaside Sands Inn – you’ll be glad you did.THANK YOU!!! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seaside Sands Inn

Address: 61 Sumner Ave, Seaside Heights, NJ 08751-2117 (Formerly Gangplank)
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Seaside Heights
Price Range: RM461 - RM1,198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Seaside Sands Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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