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    Drifting Sands Oceanfront Motel

    119 E 9th St, Ship Bottom, Long Beach Island, NJ 08008-4600
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good25%
    • Average14%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible10%
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    “ocean front” (29 reviews)
    “bagels” (20 reviews)
    “corner room” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Beachfront
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    Reviewed 5 August 2014

    I stayed at Drifting Sands for two nights while attending a wedding on Long Beach Island. The check-in process was efficient. We stayed in the Oceanbreeze building. My initial impression of the exterior of the property was disappointment. For $250/night, I expected a much classier...More

    1  Thank jesswess27
    Reviewed 5 August 2014

    If you do not book the $350.00 newly renov rooms you will not have clean carpet floors,mildew/musty smelling room, electric in bathroom, quiet running A/C units. We actually showered and walk one the rug only to get black feet. This is clearly the bottom of...More

    3  Thank Rena9823
    Reviewed 3 August 2014

    Stayed there last week The room was clean and comfortable, Staff helpful with anything you need Right on the beach with beach chares available to rent. Great Mexican restaurant on the corner. Go and enjoy a great beach experience.

    1  Thank mikenjNj
    Reviewed 1 August 2014

    This motel is great! I stayed there for 3 nights last week, but wish that i could stay. If you want quality without having to pay the price of "Chain Hotels", Drifting Sands is your place. All the staff are super friendly. Keep in mind...More

    2  Thank PuntaCanaTimeshare
    Reviewed 27 July 2014

    I have a family of five. This was our first vacation to LBI. Friends were renting a house approx 1.5 miles from Drifting Sands Motel. We stayed in an efficiency unit for 4 nights. The first imression of the unit was that it was "old...More

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    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$143 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
    • Location
    • United States >
    • New Jersey >
    • Jersey Shore >
    • Long Beach Island >
    • Ship Bottom
    • Also Known As
    • Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel Ship Bottom ,
    • Drifting Sands Hotel ,
    • Drifting Sands Oceanfront Motel Ship Bottom, NJ - Long Beach Island
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    Laura S
    2 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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    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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    "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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    "Rooms in the Efficiency Building reek of mildew."
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    "second floor or higher to get a view of the ocean (versus just the dunes)"
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    "There are two buildings, pay extra for the ocean side views. They are worth it."
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