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The Ocean House

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Plano, Texas
Reviewed 16 December 2011

My husband and I came up from Dallas, Texas to attend a December wedding on the shore and The Ocean House was a most convenent location to the event property. It was a most pleasuable experience. The Ocean House is extremely charming and has a fabulous location. One block to town and one block to the ocean. Even though it...

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Reviewed 5 December 2011

This vitorian style B&B offers friendly service, great location and reasonable rates in the beautiful seaside town of Spring Lake NJ. Our room was clean and bright and our breakfast was fresh and delicious. You can't beat being so close to the ocean, lake, and town, and the gorgeous views from the front porch! Whether it is the Christmas season...

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Reviewed 25 November 2011

We did not know what to expect when we chose this B&B for our Veterans Day adventure, but we were very pleasantly surprised by the beautiful surroundings and excellent staff. We knew that it would not be fair to compare November with a summertime stay, but we loved the peace and quiet in the neighborhood. The staff was very helpful...

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Spring Lake, New Jersey
Reviewed 22 November 2011

The Ocean House is a picturesque B&B in the heart of Spring Lake, and my stay there was nothing less than perfect. The Kaloostians are an incredible family who really care about your experience, and go above and beyond the call of duty to accommodate your needs. Nancy, Dennis and Jared truly put together a weekend you'll never forget, and...

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North East, Maryland, USA
Reviewed 21 November 2011

We recently were treated to a night at The Ocean House for Veteran's Day and arrived in Spring Lake just before sundown but unfortunately, too late to see the town as almost all of the shops had closed except for 2 of them. The location was great, a block from the beach, though it was too cold and dark to...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 19 November 2011

We stayed at the Ocean House in early November and it was so peaceful and accommodating. The hosts are gracious, welcoming and helpful - very much a group of locals and therefore very well-informed with good ideas. The Ocean House is big enough to feel more like a hotel than a B&B but small enough to have a casual, friendly...

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Thank HeatherM11
New York
Reviewed 25 October 2011

Our entire family just returned from a long weekend in Spring Lake. The occasion was a family reunion/birthday celebration. What can I say! The wonderful job that Nancy, Dennis , Jared and staff did to make this a memorable weekend was above and beyond what we expected. Their attention to detail, welcoming manner, and willingness to accomodate our many requests...

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Derry, New Hampshire, United States
Reviewed 19 October 2011

Warm, cozy and inviting, inn keepers Dennis and Nancy and their staff make you feel at home as soon as you step into this lovely bed and breakfast. Beautifully decorated inside and out, this home away from home instantly relaxes you. The wonderful home-cooked breakfast in the comfort of the cheerful dining room makes you want to stay forever! If...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 19 October 2011

Delightful old building filled with interesting pieces and history in living quarters on main level. Dining room is fresh and inviting with breakfasts of fresh fruits, breads, built around the variety from frittatas to pancakes, bread pudding to apple cobbler and on and on. The big white porch surrounding two sides of the structure is an absolute perfect place to...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 17 October 2011

My husband and I attended my 50th High School reunion along with many classmates from as far away as California. The large porch that hugs the outside of the building is the first thing that provides an impression of the beautiful facility that lies within. The entry opens to a delightful parlor on the right and a library on the...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It is our quest and desire to preserve and enhance the magic that is, The Ocean House. Just one short block from the beach and an enjoyable walk along the lake to Spring Lake's shopping district. Enjoy a run on the Spring Lake boardwalk or bike about the town to view the majestic homes and breath taking landscapes. If relaxation is your desire, there is no finer porch to read that book you haven't had a chance to get to, or have that glass of wine with your spouse before enjoying one of the many fine restaurants in our area. We are happy to help with reservations and any other travel needs you may have? ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Ocean House

Address: 102 Sussex Ave, Spring Lake, NJ 07762-1215
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Spring Lake
Price Range: $245 - $315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 32
Also Known As:
The Ocean House Hotel Spring Lake
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“corner suite is sunnier”
 of 5 bubbles 51erikap, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“No refrigerator in the room but two large refrigerators available downstairs for guest use!”
 of 5 bubbles Foodie101CT, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Main house might have larger rooms (need to verify with innkeeper) and are off the graceful, open staircase which makes it more romantic”
 of 5 bubbles ellenmrichardson8, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“they are all nice, but truthfully no need to hang in your room.....get outside or chill on the porch.”
 of 5 bubbles stevieNewYork, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Book on the phone, they offer beach passes and they are extremely friendly!”
 of 5 bubbles Q8380WMjohnl, 24 Jun 2016 | Read review
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