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Lincoln, Missouri
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Upon check in, our room was not ready. When we got into our room, the toilet was broken, the remote to the TV was broken and when we went to the beach on our second day, the cleaning lady stole my prescription medication for my cancer pain. The management would not do a thing and made me feel like I...

5Thank Sheila B
Reviewed 24 March 2016

The hotel is perfect for a beach getaway. The property is right on the beach so once your parked you never need to drive again until you check out. Beach access is easy using the cross walk or going straight out your door (depending on the building). The restaurant has good food and provides excellent beach views. Two other restaurants...

1Thank Thomas M
Cedar Rapids, United States
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This place is all in how you look at it. My family had a great stay and really want to go back. They do have a small staff but are willing to help in anyway they can. It is secluded and private, yet homey and a community with private and community decks. There isn't a lot there so go prepared,...

Thank Lu W
The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Room wasn't ready by time of checkin. The tiny futon sofa in the room with kitchenette was not like the the picture of the pull-out sofa that was in the picture of the room online. No broom to sweep the room after a day tracking in sand from the beach. No sponges or towels to clean dishes after cooking. Very...

3Thank Jimmy P
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

If you want clean towels , clean floor, Unpilled sheets, working laundry facilities, working wifi, trash removed from your room and a quiet room after 10 pm this is not the place to be. The bonus is that they offer no service recovery and you are spending $174 per night and you have the opportunity to talk to both a...

3Thank Lynne L. S
OVHotel, Manager at Ocean Village Hotel, responded to this review

When 'Do not Disturb' signs are on the doors, we do just that..we do not disturb the guest(s). The noise and wi-fi availability on the island during Spring Break week is sometimes difficult to manage. In addition, the demand and usage by a completely full hotel during Spring Break can make speeds slow and/or non-existent. For that, I apologize. A...

Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Extremely convenient to Houston for a weekend trip. Nice and clean with a very friendly staff, located right on a beautiful beach with great views over the Gulf from many rooms. A great place to plop down for a weekend and get serious about getting your unwind on with friends and family. There is good food at the restaurant on...

1Thank Raymond K
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

After being in Houston for a week after having brain surgery, a retreat to the beach was definitely in order; Galveston seemed a bit too far of a drive, and Surfside Beach was a short and easy hour from the world famous medical center. My girlfriend and I decided to take the well deserved trip, and Ocean Village Hotel and...

Thank captainclayt
Reviewed 3 March 2016

I love OVH. I've stayed here many times now and each time has been enjoyable. Best part is, of course, you're right on the beach. The view is great from most all rooms. The rates are still reasonable, which I appreciate. They also get points for having a restaurant and bar onsite—beer, wine and margaritas only. If you prefer a...

1Thank whiteoakTexas
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I've stayed at the Ocean Village Hotel twice, and both times the rooms were clean and the view very nice. This is an EXCELLENT value. Be sure to get an ocean-view room upstairs. We had a nice balcony overlooking a marshy area. It rained one day, so I spent a good deal of time on the balcony watching barn swallows...

1Thank Debszoo
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We had a great "room", right on the beach, perfect view! Our "room" had a kitchen/living/dining room separate bedroom and bathroom for a great price! Will definitely stay there again! The view outside the window was great and only a few steps down to the beach!

Thank Robinsonchk

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The idyllic beachfront “Ocean Village Hotel & Resort”, Surfside Beach, TX 77541 is located 12 minutes from the Freeport/Lake Jackson Port and Commerce Center, a scenic 36 minute ocean front drive from Galveston’s fine dining and amusement parks, a leisurely 60 minutes from downtown Houston or a rustic 240 minutes from Austin, the State Capital. Surfside, recognized as one of the “Best Beach Communities” on the Gulf of Mexico, has many activities easily accessible from the hotels fifty nine fully detailed balconied “King or Double Queen” suites, kitchenettes, and standard rooms. “Dine Anytime or have A Reunion” at the boardwalk Café or Seaside Bar before you “Catch some Rays, Surf the Waves and Get Married” on the resorts sugar sand beach,” Fish for Reds” a half mile into the Gulf on the inlet jetty, “Observe the Fish” or walk the nature trail at the nearby Sea Center Texas Hatchery and Aquarium, “Watch the Birds” from your balcony overlooking the local preserve, “Launch your Boat” at the town’s inlet ramp or “Ride your Bike” to City Hall for a ghost guided tour of the Island’s Museum. Relax, walk your pet “See the Sun Rise and set”, then reinvigorate your life with the superior accommodations, extraordinary customer service and great food found exclusively at the Ocean Village Hotel & Resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Village Hotel

Address: 310 Ocean Village Dr, Surfside Beach, TX 77541-3942
Region: United States > Texas > Texas Gulf Coast > Surfside Beach
Price Range: $136 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 60
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“Rooms 101 and 102 are suites.”
 of 5 bubbles badflamingo, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“First floor rooms have more shade on the private decks than the second floor rooms”
 of 5 bubbles alanz32, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Pet rooms wash their laundry separate from other rooms”
 of 5 bubbles chrislQ8574FS, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Too much money but nice place enjoy 400 building”
 of 5 bubbles chapman1957, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The Honeymoon rooms are outstanding for view and location.”
 of 5 bubbles RexG101, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
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