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Beacon, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This resort is Great for romantic getaways. I loved their Friendly, outstanding service. The room was Beautifully decorated, spacious and clean. The food options were endless & very reasonably priced.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Awesome family place to stay !!! We return every year. Great staff ! Great amenities. Right on the beach ! Kids love the cafe for lunch Great breakfast too! Nice view of the ocean . Daily pool activities too!

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Toms River, New Jersey
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We stayed here columbus day weekend and got a great deal for a two nights stay with breakfast. The resort was clean and the room was comfortable. The pool was still open but absolutely freezing so we just used the hot tub. There was a small kitchenette in the room and was perfect for just heating up left overs. The...

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brucemo123, General Manager at El Coronado Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, Kristan. We hope to host you again in 2017.

Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The desk staff is not very attentive, accommodating or friendly. Check in was not a very smooth or enjoyable experience. I stayed in one of the family two bedroom suites. The room was nice but I felt it could be a little more updated and cleaner. The common balcony wasn't very nice because there was constant foot traffic to the...

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brucemo123, General Manager at El Coronado Resort, responded to this review

My apologies, Steven. As a 3-diamond rated AAA hotel, my staff and I strive to provide clean, comfortable accommodations to our guests in a warm and friendly manner. Annually we complete property upgrades in keeping our facility fresh and modern. This winter we are installing new unit draperies, new full-length room mirrors, new pool awnings and chaises, new sundeck BBQ...

Wanaque, New Jersey
Reviewed 23 September 2016

We stayed at this resort Sept. 18th, through the 22nd. It was one of the best we have stayed in Wildwood. We had a two bedroom suite that would be perfect for a family. There is a coffee shop on the premesis , it's open for breakfast and lunch. The food was o.k..

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brucemo123, General Manager at El Coronado Resort, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay with us, Missytoo2016. Please allow El Coronado to host your next trip to the Wildwoods!

New Jersey
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

I have been here numerous times and never had any problems but this time we did. My husband and I just wanted a quick getaway and booked a package the weekend after Labor Day and added an extra night. The woman who book the reservation screed something up cause when we checked in we found out we didn't get the...

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brucemo123, General Manager at El Coronado Resort, responded to this review

Yes, Ejhja, as noted on our website regarding packages, after Labor Day some of our package partners do modify their schedules in preparation of their seasonal closing (like the Silver Bullet Speed Boat). Moreover, many of our guests still enjoy Elaine's Dinner Theater as part of our package so I am at a loss as to where you got this...

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The el Coronado is a ok hotel. The staff are very friendly and the location to the beach is great. The pool was ok, and so was the whirlpool. We had breakfast one morning in the restaurant and while the food was average the prices are high for the quality. The bathroom was nice with tile, but very disgusting. The...

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brucemo123, General Manager at El Coronado Resort, responded to this review

Good morning, WesT: Thank you for your comments. I apologize for the negative issues you sited and have spoken to my Housekeeper and Maintenance Manager about your unit's shortcomings. No excuse for these oversights which should have been corrected before your occupancy. Enjoy the rest of your Summer!

Brick, New Jersey
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed here from Aug 26-28. Steps to beach and that was nice. Pool area was ok. fine for kids. Room was nice size. Did find a toothpick and fruit loop on the floor that were not ours. Check in fine. Parking spaces are SUPER tight. We have large SUV and it was very hard to park in those spots....

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brucemo123, General Manager at El Coronado Resort, responded to this review

Thank you, jskjwilderness for your review. I also wish the City of Wildwood would collect the trash a bit later in the day. Enjoy the rest of your Summer 2016.

North Brunswick, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We stayed at El Coronado from Aug 26, 2016 to Aug 29, 2016 for my daughter's sweet 16. We were 17 people and stayed in two 3 bedroom suits with capacity of 10 people in each room. We were happy with bedroom and kitchen size. However resort has only one 3 bedroom suite on each floor. So we had to...

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brucemo123, General Manager at El Coronado Resort, responded to this review

Dear JMModi: After reading your review, please be aware of the following: 1) I show no reports during your stay of your refrigerator not cooling properly. The hotel keeps spares in stock for such an occurrence when reported by our guests. 2) Our Housekeeping staff services stay-over rooms on a process of "tiddie, trash & towels"...our staff make-up the beds...

NJ
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Vacationing at the Jersey Shore will have its ups and downs, as this is not a luxury destination. It is however a family friendly vacation that most of us vacationing there are able to drive too. I will say I did like the El Coronado, we were about 10 of us occupying three rooms. This hotel is directly on the...

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brucemo123, General Manager at El Coronado Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, cpgem8...great family experiences is our goal and we look forward to your next vacation!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Coronado Resort is a beachfront full-service condominium hotel located in the heart of Wildwood Crest just minutes from fine restaurants, nightlife, the world famous Wildwood Boardwalk and just a short drive to Cape May and Atlantic City. With a variety of accommodations from guest rooms to spacious 1, 2, 3 bedroom suites, El Coronado can meet your vacation needs. Enjoy breathtaking ocean views from your balcony or relax on our beachfront sundeck. El Coronado offers free poolside barbeques and live entertainment in season for your enjoyment along with many other amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Coronado Resort

Address: 8501 Atlantic Ave, at East Preston Avenue, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-3515
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Wildwood Crest
Price Range: £60 - £169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — El Coronado Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 123
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Also Known As:
El Coronado Hotel Wildwood Crest
El Coronado Wildwood Crest
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#15 On the Beach Hotel in Wildwood Crest
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“We had a street side view, but could see the ocean. I would have preferred a poolside view .”
 of 5 bubbles missytoo2016, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“most rooms have side balcony. So do not expect ocean front balcony. Confirm and reconfirm this if you need ocean front balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles JDModi, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on both sides - I prefer the pool side now.”
 of 5 bubbles luvwildwood, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view is worth the money”
 of 5 bubbles sylviaortiz720, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Best pool views of the Ocean in Wildwood Crest🌬”
 of 5 bubbles 218marykaym, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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