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Bensalem, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I stay at this hotel every year. The staff is great, the view is superb, the pool is warm, and the location cannot be beat!! Even had extra coffee filters when I ran out at the office, and had change for the laundry room. I highly recommend to anyone who wants to see Wildwood.

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1 Thank Sara M
Gina D, Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Sara, Thank you so much for your kind words! We hope to see you again soon. More 

Tuckerton, Nj, United States
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

The Matador is the perfect location in North Wildwood. Clean, professional, well kept. Beautiful, clean beach right out front. Great pool. Right at beginning of boardwalk. I stay there whenever I get the chance.

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Thank John M
Gina D, Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

John, Thank you so much for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon! More 

Bronx, New York
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56 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Last minuet trip from NY. Every hotel by the beach was booked, came across the Matador Oceanfront Resort and decided to read some of the reviews, Not bad, but I was still skeptical, I called the hotel directly and spoke to a lady by the name Lucy, she was very nice, provided me with all the info I needed ,... More 

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Thank LIZA C
Gina D, Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Liza, We are so glad you took a chance and stayed with us at the Matador. Our employees, as you experienced, take great pride in our facility and treat it as their own. We hope you stay with us again! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

This was my 1st time at the Matador, only 2nd year in Wildwood! It was very nice, very accommodating staff, owners and friendly. The overall staff from housekeeping, night guy, crew guys, all talkative nice. I was surprised I even got my room earlier then I ever expected very nice treat. We will be back next year as when I... More 

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2 Thank johnjjm
Gina F, Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

John, thank you so much for your kind words and are happy to have you back next year! More 

Philadelphia, PA
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

My family and I spent a week here for our family vacation and I couldn't have asked for more. First, the staff was amazing! Friendly, helpful, and extremely welcoming. Anything we needed help with from extra towels to recommendations for things to do was answered and delivered. Location, location, location! We were in the midst of everything including the gorgeous... More 

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2 Thank MHSG81
Gina D, Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. The Matador has been family owned and operated for over 40 years and we take great pride in our facility as do our employees. We hope to see you again next year! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

We booked this room on the phone and were told we were getting a partial view of Boardwalk...And it was in the Matador townhouse building...We looked up on Internet and the room looked nice and the view looked decent. When we arrived the staff was not friendly at all...And we were told to come back in a few hours...We came... More 

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4 Thank 77991
Robert D, General Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

You harassed our front desk staff to check-in at 11am when check-in is 3pm. We also specifically told you that this was a non-view room when you made the reservation. You left the room in such terrible conditions that it took two housekeepers to clean this room. All this aggravation for a one night stay! More 

Swarthmore, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Traveling as a family, I found the Matador to tick all the boxes needed for a great family vacation. We had 6 rooms, all next to each other. The staff is beyond kind to try to meet all your needs, the rooms are spotless and comfortable, and the location is the best. Going in early June, our check-in was met... More 

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Robert D, General Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your complimentary review of the Matador. I am happy to hear that your family had a great time during our customer appreciation weekend. Please come again. More 

Folsom, Pennsylvania
1 review
Reviewed 16 June 2015

The staff is always so accommodating and friendly!!! We had a great time as a family of 20!!!! We love how close it is to the beach and the boardwalk!! We will definitely going back next year!! Thank you again for a wonderful time!!

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Thank Diane P
Robert D, General Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Diane, It is always nice to hear when a customer shares what a great time that had with their family and friends at the Matador. I am happy that everyone had so much fun. Hope to see you guys again next year. More 

Hoboken, New Jersey
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2015

My husband works and incredibly stressful 12-14 hour day job. When he said he needed to get away from the city for a couple days, I jumped at the chance to whisk him away to the Wildwoods. I initially looked in the Wildwood sector but due to a convention all the high rated properties were fully booked Friday and Saturday... More 

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1 Thank Jessy D
Robert D, General Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

Jesse, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of the Matador. I am glad to hear the you found our staff friendly and helpful and our property clean and the location perfect. The Matador has been in my family for over 40 years and we take great pride in our business. Please come again. More 

Willow Grove, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Nicely kept motel, but the large group parties on weekends are obnoxious - loud DJ music and drunken partiers right outside in the parking lot - from early evening to late night, and their kids crowd the pool as well. Stay away if you want relaxation & quiet. I can't believe the city allows this type of outdoor party. I... More 

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Robert D, General Manager at Matador Oceanfront Resort, responded to this review

We are pleased to hear that you thought our property was clean and well kept. On the weekends in the off season many organizations hold their annual conventions such as the VFW, American Legion and ELKS. Many businesses need these conventions during the slow part of the season. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Family-owned and operated for more than 40 years, the Matador Oceanfront Resort is one of the most renowned North Wildwood NJ hotels located directly on the beach and boardwalk. Affordable rates for family vacations. Rooms, suites, vacation rentals. Hotel rates and specials available. Our hotel is on the beach, ocean and the boardwalk in North Wildwood NJ. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Matador Oceanfront Resort

Address: 16th and the Beach, 511 East 16th Avenue, North Wildwood, NJ 08260
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Cape May County > North Wildwood
Price Range: $183 - $838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Matador Oceanfront Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 62
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Also Known As:
Matador Oceanfront Hotel North Wildwood
Matador Oceanfront Motel
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in North Wildwood
#5 On the Beach Hotel in North Wildwood
#7 Family Hotel in North Wildwood
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“ocean view rooms are the best”
 of 5 bubbles carollL1340EU, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“North side rooms have the best view and are away from the noise of the pool, if you don't have kids.”
 of 5 bubbles Nanzcat51, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Poolside View”
 of 5 bubbles A1409OPmariam, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms have a "reserved" patio table directly in front of your door. The top floor has an awesome deck for large group reunions.”
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“If you are a light sleeper you may want to ask for a room that you do hear the AC units running. .”
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