Time magazine selected visiting Wildwood, New Jersey as one of 50 authentic American experiences of 2009. It is where Dick Clark hosted the American Bandstand in 1957 and where Chubby Check debut “The Twist” to the country. Wildwood offers plenty of attractions, including Harris Miniature Golf and Morey’s Piers. The area features hotels and motels situated close to the beach. You can save money by electing to stay in a motel that charges under $100 per night.
Beachwood Motel Inn
Beachwood Motel Inn sits a block from the beach. The motel provides 24 guest rooms with private bath, cable TV and air conditioning. The accommodation features a community kitchen and outdoor swimming pool. Dining options with a mile include Reyes Restaurant and Uncle Bill’s Pancake House. Attractions within 10 miles include Raging Waters Water Park and Hereford Inlet Lighthouse. You can find a room for $100 (as of January 2011).
Diplomat Beach Motel
Diplomat Beach Motel offers one-room efficiencies, two-room efficiencies and one-bedroom apartments. Some amenities include sofa beds, small kitchens, hardwood flooring, dining table and separate living areas. The property features private balconies, outdoor grills, swimming pool and recreational room. Places to dine include Blue Water Grille at Bolero and Panda Kitchen. Attractions within five miles include the Wildwood Beach and Cape May Lighthouse. You can reserve a room from $59 to $89 (as of January 2011).
Twilight Motel sits a block from Morey’s Piers. The motel features traditional rooms, apartments and efficiencies. The property offers a sundeck, outdoor showers and a heated swimming pool. Some rooms come equipped with small refrigerators, microwaves and a private bathroom. Places to eat within a mile include Goodfish Grill and Bonelli’s Market. Attractions within a block include the Roll Coaster Pier and Water Park Pier. You can locate a room starting at $60 (as of January 2011).
Knolls Resort Motel
Knolls Resort Motel sits a block from the Boardwalk and three blocks from the Wildwoods Convention Centers. Rooms come equipped with small refrigerators, hardwood flooring, microwaves and free Internet access. Dinging options within three miles include Lobster House and Neil’s Restaurant. Places of interest within 10 miles include Wildwood Doo Wop Museum and Ocean Oasis Water Park. Night rates start at $59 (as of January 2011).