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Driftwood on the Ocean

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Reviewed 22 October 2016

The draftwood is a ok place make sure you bring food because there is no place to eat on the resort it was raining on the day i came i did not enjoying my stay the place look very poor not like the pictures in the adds for the prize you should get better i'm so disapopoinded.

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East Setauket, New York
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We stopped by to see this place. The so called suite was nothing like the web site. We were o disappointed. You ente the room and a bed is in yiur face. Then you entw the livingroom - dingy not at all whT you saw on the internet. Then you go outside to sit on the deck and no way...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This place exceeded all my expectations for a beach getaway - the rooms are literally steps from the beach. The beach is fully staffed, and when you walk up to the entrance there is an attendant who happily puts out your chairs, umbrellas and towels / chaise covers for you. (I gave the guy a few dollars for the effort...

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Jennifer C, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood on the Ocean, responded to this review

Dear Ron_Rico_999, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed the property and all of the amenities we have. We strive to make sure each guest has the best possible vacation on our little slice of heaven. Looking forward to welcoming you back again! Sincerely, Jennifer

Reviewed 29 August 2016

Some of us girls wanted to go somewhere for a long weekend and we decided to go to Montouk. None of us had been there before and on a week 's notice went on line and stated looking for a place.. I read the reviews, called them and they had 1 bedroom unit with a pullout, it was a bit...

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Jennifer C, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood on the Ocean, responded to this review

Dear Raquel, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay and we are so happy to hear you and your friends will be back again next year! Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Sincerely, Jennifer

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My friend and I chose this place based on fairly good TA reviews. It was a last minute booking in mid August for a Thursday night stay which was pricy at $400+ for a one bedroom unit, but at least the place is right on the beach. The one bedroom turned out to be a studio as there was some...

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Jennifer C, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood on the Ocean, responded to this review

Dear Paxa, Thank you for taking the time to review the Driftwood Resort. We welcome the feedback of all of our guests and are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us! Looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. Sincerely, Jennifer

New York City, New York
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Been out to Montauk many times, now that I have a family, I'm looking for a quiet "getaway" place to bring my wife and kids to. The driftwood was just the place. The beach is clean, quiet and beautiful. one side is hither hills park, and the other is another resort way down the beach.This place is quiet and secluded...

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Jennifer C, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood on the Ocean, responded to this review

Dear Gimme_the_Beach, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay! We are happy to hear that you were able to get the getaway you were looking for by staying with us. Looking forward to welcoming you back again. Sincerely, Jennifer

Bletchley
Reviewed 11 August 2016

My wife, daughter and I have just returned from 5 days here and we loved it. It was our first trip to this beautiful part of the world and the hotel's proximity to the beach, to Montauk and to the Hamptons meant it was a great base for us to both enjoy the sunshine and explore the area. We had...

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Jennifer C, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood on the Ocean, responded to this review

Dear Rchughes, Thank you for your thorough review of Driftwood. We appreciate you taking the time to give us ample feedback on your stay! Happy to hear you had a lovely time and enjoyed yourself. Please visit us again. Sincerely, Jennifer

Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 August 2016

I planned a stay with a few friends and they let me choose the hotel. We were all satisfied with the accommodations, service ,and most importantly the location. Our room faced the ocean, very easy and quick access. A perfect mini vacation.

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Jennifer C, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood on the Ocean, responded to this review

Dear Cancun_0625, Thank you for taking the time to write a review! I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Driftwood and most of all a stay on our beach! Looking forward to welcoming you back again. Sincerely, Jennifer

Rensselaer, New York
Reviewed 7 August 2016

one room had two queen beds and a very rudimentary kitchen. The other, a king bed and pullout couch with a real kitchen. Rooms were clean and maid service good. Back of room fr Noted dunes of nearby state park. Highway a little noisy back there though. Beds seemed pretty hard.

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Jennifer C, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood on the Ocean, responded to this review

Hi Cklb0349, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay at Driftwood. I hope you were able to take advantage of our location next to Hither Hills State Park, or at least enjoyed the view! Looking forward to welcoming you back again next year. Sincerely, Jennifer

Long Island, New York
Reviewed 29 July 2016

My husband and I just loved the Driftwood. We had a room with a very private deck overlooking the dunes. Our room was spacious and clean, with a fully stocked kitchen, dressing area and bath. We were near the pool, which was terrific. The beach was just over the dunes, and the Driftwood provides free chairs and umbrellas. The sunsets...

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Jennifer C, Guest Relations Manager at Driftwood on the Ocean, responded to this review

Dear Monica, Thank you for taking the time to review Driftwood. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time in Montauk and were able to take advantage of everything we have to offer. Glad to hear your battery didn't set you back too far in your vacation fun! Hope to see you again next summer! Sincerely, Jennifer

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Driftwood Resort, where family-friendly accommodations, supreme amenities and exceptional service come together to create a first-class experience. A beachfront resort just minutes from the famous Montauk Point Lighthouse and steps from the Atlantic Ocean, our resort on the pristine Amagansett Napeague strip sits on picturesque grounds, offers panoramic ocean vistas and is conveniently located. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Driftwood on the Ocean

Address: 2178 Montauk Highway, Montauk, NY 11954
Region: United States > New York > Long Island > Hamptons > Montauk
Price Range: RM1,000 - RM2,929 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Driftwood on the Ocean 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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Driftwood On The Ocean Montauk
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#6 Family Hotel in Montauk
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Montauk
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“bring food with you.”
 of 5 bubbles Kenrickj, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Recommend Beach front rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles , 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms being ground level not much difference between ocean view and dune view.”
  • Ocean facing one bedroom units
  • Patio
  • Studio
  • Studio #50
 of 5 bubbles paxa, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Best place is the units on the ocean, ask for one of the updated rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Gimmie_the_Beach, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms closer to beach but little privacy. Ask about specifics if room advertised as having kitchen.”
 of 5 bubbles cklb0349, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
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