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Sahara Motel

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“ocean front”(53 reviews)
“room was clean”(30 reviews)
“private balcony”(16 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Enjoy your next Ocean City, Maryland vacation at the Sahara Motel, a complex offering four buildings with rates and locations to suit your needs. Choose from direct Oceanfront/Oceanview, Poolside, West or Tower buildings. All are reasonably priced and just steps away from the Ocean City...
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Location and contact
Oceanfront at 19th Street, Ocean City, MD 21842
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37.8 km to Wicomico County Airport
41 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.6 km from Ocean City Beach
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Musty and mildew smelling. Mattress was long overdue for a replacement. Very loud air conditioner window unit. WIFI worked only intermittently. Curtain didn't close completely so you could see bright outside light all night. Ugh.

Thank modekawe
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is my third review for Sahara, my first back in 2008 and second in 2013. We are a family on a budget and have stayed in this motel many years without disappointment. If we stay in any other motel it's always within the Best...More

Thank poca1313
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Three years ago we stayed in an oceanfront room at the Sahara. Nothing much has changed except I had a heart transplant. We decided to take a second floor room which was just wonderful easier to get to and still an excellent view. The room...More

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This motel is old. We stayed in and ocean front room and were very disappointed. The room was small by many current standards. The air conditioner was a modified window mount in the rear of the room that was hard to control. The rates are...More

2  Thank jawinner
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Place hasn't been updated in many, many years. rooms are very old looking and smell very old and musty. luckily I bring Lysol with me. Beds were on the small size and very lumpy and uncomfortable, as were the pillows. The bathroom is very small,...More

Thank RachelB1221
Response from j w, General Manager at Sahara MotelResponded 3 days ago

Hi Rachel- I am very pleased to read about how clean your room was above, as we strive to be a well run, spotless property. You did however comment about few things I was shocked to read. All of our Oceanfront rooms received brand new...More

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Enjoy your next Ocean City, Maryland vacation at the Sahara Motel, a complex offering four buildings with rates and locations to suit your needs. Choose from direct Oceanfront/Oceanview, Poolside, West or Tower ...More buildings. All are reasonably priced and just steps away from the Ocean City Boardwalk, amusements, restaurants and shopping. Our oceanfront hotel provides one of the best beachfront views in Ocean City, Maryland. Also the home of famous Jay's Sahara Cafe. Relax on Ocean City's white sandy beach and let the ocean wash over your feet. Stroll the Boardwalk or take a refreshing swim in either of our two sparkling pools. Sample one of Ocean City's nearby golf courses, or just relax on your private oceanfront balcony. We are convenient to all of the most exciting attractions in Ocean City, Maryland. Discover and enjoy Ocean City, Maryland at the Sahara Motel. We are your family's place at the beach. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hotel Style
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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philliesbran
15 August 2017|
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Response from Tyler M | Reviewed this property |
Please note, you are not asking the hotel staff this question, you are asking other patrons of the hotel. If you decide you would like to stay, you need only ask if they have availability for a longer stay in the office... More
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Alexis R
5 April 2017|
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Response from TommyB556 | Reviewed this property |
No there will not be.
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Room Tips
"3rd floor oceanfront could be quieter. 2nd floor oceanfront still nice. no elevator"
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"Don't go for an ocean front room"
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"Ocean view side was really nice. 2nd floor"
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"Good mid-week deals"
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