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Barefoot Mailman

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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This is the first time me and my family have stayed at the barefoot mailman.. It was absolutely wonderful. To know after a long day at the beach and boardwalk we were coming back to a clean and cozy room was very comforting. The barefoot mailman will definitely continue to be where we stay when we visit ocean city Maryland!

1Thank Kimberly L
Dover, Delaware
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We really weren't expecting too much given the low price for the time of year and not too much notice. Just looking for clean and comfortable. It was very clean, way larger then we expected and the bed was wonderful. Some rooms were pet friendly and we thought maybe there would signs of dogs of the past..... however there was...

2Thank leighpo46
Sunderland, Maryland
Reviewed 14 June 2016

The rooms were super clean. Considering this is a animal friendly motel, there were no animal hairs anywhere. The maids were very nice and always willing to vacuum or give extra towels. The elevator was pretty slow, so we took the stairs most of the time. The pool was not very big, but it was always clean and I still...

1Thank allisonmiles98
Elkton, Maryland
Reviewed 12 June 2016

great people and excellent service love coming to the hotel and ocean city .we come for the ocean city car show every year. the hotel location is in the best spot ,the rooms are great it is 2 blocks from convention center

1Thank dg4573
Charlotte, NC
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

This is our second you're staying at barefoot mailman, and we Love the dog friendly rooms and location. We ecently had a last-minute change in schedule, and they bent over backwards to free up a room to accommodate our change. It was refreshing to work with a small private run hotel that takes personal interest in their customers.

1Thank snowdogmatt
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We picked this place because of being pet friendly and a reasonable price. When we arrived at the motel, our room had a king size bed and a double bed. The room was spacious and clean. The maid service was excellent also. Our dogs were sick so we did not bring them, but I am sure they would have enjoyed...

1Thank Irishbrid
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We love coming here because it's fairly quiet, pet friendly, and the people are very nice. Rooms are clean and a pretty good size. Plenty of restaurants and activities are near by. Boardwalk is about 4 blocks away, where you catch a tram down the boards. Love it here!

1Thank Nathan H
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

We recently stayed at The Barefoot Mailman Motel. My boyfriend found this place as a last minute find that was pet friendly. I loved staying here. It was quiet, the rooms were great size, and each room had it's own patio to sit at. We didn't utilize the pool, but looked like it was nice. The staff were very friendly...

1Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 23 May 2016

This is a great hotel! We love everything from the room to the dog area! Yes this hotel is dog friendly,and even has a nice grass area for the pups! If your family includes fur babies you have to try the barefoot mailman. A great value in ocean city! We go back year after year.

1Thank Wainwanda
St. Michaels, Maryland
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We just returned from spending 3 days at the Barefoot Mailman. The staff are very friendly and the Manager, Gail Swartz goes out of her way to make you feel comfortable. Since our last stay they made many improvements and added a small grassy dog area. It is in a good location and has a beautiful view of the bay....

2Thank Young55Travelers

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Barefoot Mailman Motel. Our ideal oceanside location is conveniently located just 5 blocks from the Convention Center and eight blocks from Ocean City's famous boardwalk. Our rooms are clean and inviting, and the staff is warm and friendly. We are pet friendly. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barefoot Mailman

Address: #16 35th Street - Oceanside, Ocean City, MD 21842
Region: United States > Maryland > Ocean City
Price Range: $149 - $384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Barefoot Mailman 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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#25 On the Beach Hotel in Ocean City
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms have balconies.”
phyllisl2013, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We love the efficiencies!”
oscarobx, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“great view good location get 2 floor room”
dg4573, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The third or fourth floor has a better view of the bay.”
Irishbrid, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms have a view of the Bay.”
Young55Travelers, 21 May 2016 | Read review
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