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American Safari Motel

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Maspeth, New York, United States
Reviewed 11 July 2013

I do not normally review anything but I relied on reviews to book my trip so I will write my review. Ease of Booking- I originally called to book the Gondolier but the price was a little more then what I wanted to spend so they suggested I book the American Safari which is owned by the same people. After...

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Easton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 May 2013

I am not normally the type to post reviews. However, after the blatant slander that I have been reading about the American Safari, I feel that I have to. The first time that my husband and I stayed here was the Summer of 2011. My husband had fallen off of a roof and broken both (yes both) of his heels...

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3Thank Kate H
Bloomfield, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 April 2013

ive been staying at the safari since i was a baby,,,,way before adamo owned it!! i love the safari it is very close to the boardwalk and the beach. around the holiday weekends the safari along with the gondolier throw very nice parties for their guests. the rooms are so much better since they took up the rugs and now...

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1Thank 509jackiem509
Reviewed 6 February 2013 via mobile

To start off the owners would never ask a guest who has reservations to leave the area when they arrive an hour early or even 5 hours early as we do every year. Second each unit is allowed only one vehicle to park and that is at all motels. Third at the time of your sons arrival, was the room...

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2Thank agitator1
Moonachie, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 February 2013

I was really looking forward to the 2 bedroom suite @ Amercan Safari and also since I read good reviews about the owners I was sure I'd have a good time there. I was wrong :-( My son and his friend got there before us, about an hour or so, he gave our name and said we would arrive shortly,...

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4Thank JoJo B
Reviewed 15 October 2012 via mobile

I just return from another great season at the american safari motel. Not only did we enjoy the 50s show but we had a great time enjoying the great entertainment and food they provided for all of their returning and new guests. We have already booked our vacation time for next year starting with memorial day weekend and also august....

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Reviewed 15 October 2012 via mobile

Once again my family had a great end of the season staying at the AMERICAN Safari Motel in wildwood crest nj. We went down for not only to enjoy the 50's weekend but to close out our summer at our favorite place to stay. The owners threw a great end of the season party with food,drinks and great music. They...

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Pasadena, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Wonderful place to stay!!! This was our 6th summer staying at the Safari and we couldn't be happier. It is clean, convenient and the staff is great. You are across the street from the beach and an ice cream store. You can rent bikes 2 blocks away and the boardwalk is 3 blocks away. There are 2 great restaurants (Italian...

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1Thank Wendy W
new york
Reviewed 31 August 2012

we went here after reading an average reviews from trip advisor and after looking online, the price is reasonable (i wanted to go initially to days inn). the only difference they have is that they don't offer complimentary breakfast, only coffee and cookies. Nevertheless, there's places to eat around (McDonalds, diners, and some cafe shops along the boardwalk). And speaking...

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2Thank snoopy N Y
Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 30 August 2012

I still can't believe how clean and spotless the room at American Safari Motel in Wildwood Crest, NJ, was. There was no mold or mildew in the bathroom and everything had been freshly painted for the season (I'm sure). We were there at the end of summer and everything still looked clean and fresh. I had friends in the Gondolier...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about American Safari Motel

Address: 5610 Ocean Ave, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260-4326
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > Wildwood Crest
Price Range: £81 - £176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — American Safari Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
American Safari Hotel Wildwood Crest
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#18 Romantic Hotel in Wildwood Crest
#26 Family Hotel in Wildwood Crest
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“talk to the owner about what you're looking for in a room and he will guide you correctly”
 of 5 bubbles V90VRkarent, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Top floor suites are roomy and comfortable for a family.”
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“easy access on lower floor, or more privacy but more legwork on top floor”
 of 5 bubbles Pi0trH, 1 Jul 2015 | Read review
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