Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel

119 East 9th St., Ship Bottom, NJ 08008 United States (USA)
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2.5 Star Property
39.648815-74.174980
+1-800-219-2797
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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed Accessible Oceanfront
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Balcony
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Balcony Oceanfront
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds Balcony
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds Balcony Oceanfront 1st Floor
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Double Beds Kitchen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Room 2 Double Beds Balcony Oceanfront
Non-Smoking
Check RatesDeluxe Studio Suite 1 King Bed Balcony Ocean View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEconomy Room 1 King Bed Annex Building Ocean Breeze
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEconomy Room 2 Double Beds Annex Building Ocean Breeze
Non-Smoking
Check RatesEconomy Room 2 Double Beds Ground Floor
Non-Smoking
Check RatesFamily Suite 2 Bedrooms Kitchen 2 Double Beds and 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Lighthouse, bars, restaurants, mini golf, arcades, amusement park.

Verified Reviews of Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"It was very pleasant."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Very pleasant stay!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
12-Nov-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Nov 04 to Sun Nov 05 2023 at a $224.10 average nightly rate.
"Very Nice Hotel"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
We would come again. The room was very clean. The bed was comfortable. The staff were very friendly.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Nov-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Nov 04 to Sun Nov 05 2023 at a $224.10 average nightly rate.
"The rooms were clean. The staff was friendly and helpful. "
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Room was excellent, clean, roomy and loved the view of ocean!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
19-Aug-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Sun Aug 13 to Tue Aug 15 2023 at a $387.99 average nightly rate.
"A nice oceanfront hotel."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Great location, room was clean and staff was very friendly! A nice oceanfront hotel.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
31-Jul-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Wed Jul 26 to Sat Jul 29 2023 at a $395.67 average nightly rate.
"Very Clean Hotel"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Very clean hotel. Would stay there again.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
20-May-2023 Verified Review, stayed from Fri May 19 to Sat May 20 2023 at a $253.99 average nightly rate.
3.0 out of 5. Based on 1114 guest reviews

Property Description

Centrally located on Long Beach Island, Drifting Sands Hotel is an ocean front hotel on the beautiful beaches of Ship Bottom.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00
Floors: 3
Rooms: 100
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Suites: 2
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 0.5 Mi
Ownership: Bluewater
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Full refund if cancelled 7 days + prior to date.
Nightly Parking: 0
Total Taxes: 14.63%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.25 Per Stay
Occupancy Tax: 8.00 Per Stay

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • ATM
  • Beach access: Close to beach
  • Beach access: Directly on the beach
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shop
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Terrace

Airport & Shuttle Information

Atlantic City Airport 25 miles.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Drifting Sands Hotel provides coffee, tea, bagels with cream cheese and butter every Saturday and Sunday mornings 8 am - 11 am.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pet friendly. $49 per night.

Parking Info

Free Parking.

Internet / WiFI

Free WiFi for all guests.

Suggested AI Generated Itinerary

    Day 1

  • Breakfast: Uncle Will's Pancake House - Start your day with delicious pancakes and other breakfast favorites. Located 0.2 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Lunch: The Chicken or the Egg - Try their famous wings or indulge in a variety of comfort food options. Located 0.3 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Dinner: The Gables Restaurant - Enjoy a fine dining experience with a menu featuring fresh seafood and local ingredients. Located 0.5 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Activity: Fantasy Island Amusement Park - Have a blast with thrilling rides, arcade games, and mini-golf. Located 0.7 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Day 2

  • Breakfast: The Local Market and Kitchen - Enjoy a farm-to-table breakfast with locally sourced ingredients. Located 0.3 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Lunch: The Sandbox Cafe - Delight in a casual beachfront dining experience with a menu featuring sandwiches, salads, and more. Located 0.1 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Dinner: Black Whale Bar & Fish House - Savor fresh seafood dishes in a cozy waterfront setting. Located 0.4 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Activity: Surf City Beach - Spend the day relaxing on the beautiful sandy beach and swimming in the ocean. Located 0.2 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Day 3

  • Breakfast: The Chicken or the Egg - Start your day with their famous breakfast sandwiches and other morning favorites. Located 0.3 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Lunch: The WooHoo - Enjoy a casual lunch with a variety of options including burgers, tacos, and salads. Located 0.4 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Dinner: The Old Causeway Steak & Oyster House - Indulge in delicious steaks and fresh oysters in a rustic setting. Located 0.6 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.
  • Activity: Barnegat Lighthouse State Park - Explore the historic lighthouse and enjoy scenic views from the top. Located 2.5 miles from Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel.

FAQs about Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 3:00 based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

How many rooms does Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel have?

There are 100 rooms in the property.

What kind of breakfast is at Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel?

Drifting Sands Hotel provides coffee, tea, bagels with cream cheese and butter every Saturday and Sunday mornings 8 am - 11 am.

What parking is available at Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel?

Free Parking.

How much does internet cost?

Free WiFi for all guests.

Can I get a AAA rate at Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at Drifting Sands Oceanfront Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer senior hotel discounts at this time.

Testimonials:

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