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Reviewed 2 September 2016

This was a no frills, fairly inexpensive for the season, close to the beach, motel. A 5 minute walk to the beach so if location is your main requirement, this is a good bet. It's a little annoying waiting at the long light to cross Coastal Highway but that's not the motel's fault. There are also plenty of cute shops...

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TSSDMS, General Manager at Fenwick Islander Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of our property. I am glad you enjoyed your stay and you found the motel clean and comfortable. I was concerned to hear that you were not greeted with a friendly, helpful clerk. We strive to maintain a welcoming environment with prompt customer service. We continue to renovate our rooms every winter, we replaced most...

Reviewed 2 September 2016

If you are a beach person this place is for you. Walk to the beach which is basically across the street about a block. Very convenient close walk to stores and places to eat. Right down the road from O.C. The hotel was nice, the beds were comfortable, staff was friendly. The rooms could have been cleaner. The bathroom floor...

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TSSDMS, General Manager at Fenwick Islander Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the review of our property. Our location and the convenience is one of our best attributes along with our great prices. Also, thank you for letting me know your concerns about the housekeepers. We have addressed the issue. Our WIFI on the top floor has been problematic this season but we have fixed the issue. Again, thank...

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Reviewed 25 August 2016

First I'd like to say that yes you do get what you pay for, and if you want a reasonable priced place at the beach you gotta do what you gotta do. I stayed her last year and found for the price it was a decent place to stay...now this year totally different, here are the things that were wrong....1....

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Knoxville, Maryland
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were actually given this two night trip as a gift and I was pleasantly surprised! You know how most motels only give you two little cheap pillows to sleep on? Well, not here. There were four large, comfy pillows on the most comfortable bed I have ever slept on in my life. I actually looked at the tags on...

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Reisterstown, Maryland
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Very impressed with the spotless room. Stayed in June for under $100/night. Front desk staff was friendly and attentive to our needs. Great restaurants within walking distance. Nice view of the canal from balcony, very peaceful. I cannot over emphasize the cleanliness of this establishment.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Price was reasonable and it wasn't a dump like so many places along these beaches. Room was clean, bed was very comfy and the staff was friendly. The A/C controls were no user friendly and we had a good breeze blowing over us all night as we couldn't "direct" the air-flow.

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Virginia
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

The owners are great, very nice. Room was not quite ready when we got there so we trekked to the beach, just across the street so very close. Beds could ve changed, mattresses have seen their day. Tv was updated but furniture not. Room smelled like mildew, no amount of lysol helped. I Got a great rate, for the location....

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Brockway, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Started at the check in . Was ignored while he was on a personal call . Than to find out I had no lights in my bathroom I called front desk & reported it . They said it would be fixed in 10 minutes . Left went to dinner . Over an hour later returned to find the problem was...

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The Fenwick Islander was exactly what my family was looking for! Clean room, comfy beds/bedding, small kitchenette (fridge, microwave, sink), and a balcony where we could hang beach towels to dry! Additionally, the staff was very accommodating with allowing us a parking pass and the use of the pool/showers when we arrived before check in time. It was just a...

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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Great location & clean. Enjoyed the fun, simple pool with outdoor shower to clean off the beach sand & loved having a balcony. Less than 5 min walk to beach. Walked across & set up tent & in the ocean in less than 10 minutes.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Fenwick Islander Motel

Address: Ocean Highway & South Carolina Avenue, Fenwick Island, DE 19944
Region: United States > Delaware > Fenwick Island
Price Range: $98 - $338 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Fenwick Islander Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 62
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“Stay in the back facing the canal. No elevators and there are 3 floors. Great pool, wifi.”
EmpressBarb, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that faces the bay (ocean view actually overlooks the highway)”
, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Views are either of Coastal Hwy, or the bay. Morning sun is facing the hwy, sunset bay facing rooms.”
joewV533UG, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Best view from canal-side.”
matt71457, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Bayside rooms were quieter, but front rooms are along the main highway, we have stayed in both and never had any problems,”
clayk269, 21 May 2016 | Read review
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