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    Desert Sand Resort

    7888 Dune Dr, Avalon, NJ 08202-1070
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    Reviewed 18 August 2014

    A very nice hotel Very clean and spacious since we had an efficiency with kitchenette. Front desk even called to say we could use a more accessible bath next door for our daughter if we needed it. Beach tags come with stay and its a...More

    2  Thank Peyjad
    Reviewed 12 August 2014

    I stayed at the Desert Sand last week for three nights. The room was ready at 4 pm when promised. They gave us beach tags to use that day which was nice. The bed was very comfortable. The sofa bed in the living area is...More

    2  Thank Wendy T
    Reviewed 10 August 2014

    We had a very nice, but short stay here. We were allowed to check in early, as the room was ready. The staff is very pleasant, the hotel clean. It has a nice area with tables and umbrellas for eating outside. We didn't eat in...More

    Thank suennj
    Reviewed 6 August 2014

    Desert Sand in Avalon gives me what I'm looking for in a very nice Motel but still somewhat reasonable. It's very close to the beach, 1 block away. Has an outdoor pool for those who want that and a small food stand at the pool...More

    2  Thank mystiquephilly
    Reviewed 3 August 2014

    Spent 2 nights in a King room at the Desert Sand on 7/30 and 7/31. We checked in at about 4:15 and requested a room on floor 2 or 3 so we could enjoy the sunset higher up. I was told there was nothing else...More

    Thank Sally C
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Pool
    • Heated pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Indoor pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$111 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 90
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    • Cape May County >
    • Avalon
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    • Desert Sand Avalon
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    Thomas M
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    "short walk to beach and stores close for food."
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    "we always request an top floor room; have elevator"
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    "I was on the third floor which avoided the cars pulling at night and less noise of other guests walking by..."
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    "Rooms with lower numbers are closer to the lanai, highest numbers are farthest from outdoor pool and..."
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