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Portofino Island Resort & Spa

4.0 of 5 10 Portofino Dr, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lafayette, Louisiana
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed during the weekend of Oct 3, 4, 5. Tower 4, unit 1104. This was a 3 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath unit. From the start the employees were great. Each one of them would ask how we were doing, if all was okay? The unit was very clean, dishes, pots, utensils were more than adequate. We could have used another... More

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Rockwall, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took one of our sons and two of our granddaughters to Portofino Island in July. We had a great time and the accommodations were really nice - lots of room, quick access to the beach, the pool and activities. The rooms were clean and comfortable and every room had a view. My only complaint was the master bath toilet... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pensacola beach is fabulous. The resort is lovely, condo was fine. There is transportation available and you'll want to use it to eat elsewhere. At the gourmet dinner restaurant, I ordered champagne battered lobster. It was so greasy and overcooked it was nearly inedible. The waitress asked how our food was but then made no suggestions to remedy the situation.... More

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Port Allen, Louisiana
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Tower 4, Unit 904 and it was very dirty. Stained bedding and just dirty. The pool for our tower had stuff floating in it. We didn't have a grill on our porch, which was advertised as having. Our view from the balcony was great, though. For the money we spent on this condo, I can find a... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
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143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pensacola Beach is known to travelers across the world for its powdery, white sand and clear, emerald waters. With attractions ranging from snorkeling and diving to the wonders of its area museums, it is a fantastic destination for families, couples, or anyone just needing to "get away from it all". However, rising like a tropical oasis from the sand is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I did a lot of research prior to booking the unit based on user reviews & photos of the condos online. When I'd found the one I wanted, I called the 800 number & asked for that particular room number. It's very easy to check availability with the provided calendar on the website. Upon arrival, checking in was a breeze.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We were interested on a final beach trip during the Labor Day weekend. We had made reservations at the Embassy Suites in Destin but didn't really want to drive the extra hour if we didn't have to. I started looking at condos because hotels were either booked up or ridiculously expensive in Pensacola. I first made contact through flipkey.com for... More

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Rising Sun, MD.
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101 reviews 101 reviews
17 hotel reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I must say that I'm not sure why we went back again after our trip last year. I guess it was in hope that this once beautiful resort had turned the corner back to when the units you rented were kept clean and were decorated nicely. I booked directly online through Portofino with the deluxe and premier packages included in... More

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Moscow, Russia
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6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Oh, how I miss this sugar-white sand and blue water and dolphins and turtles! The beach there is perfect, clear water, seashells, little crabs. The resort itself: our suite was pretty comfortable, we had everything we needed. The view from the 10 floor was very nice. We stayed in tower 5. I guess they don't provide housekeeping. We stayed only... More

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Oh my......where do I begin ? Paying high price makes this vacation even more frustrating. When we arrived late after long drive - finally got all luggage to the unit and keys didn't work. Had to hike back to office / then after lugging all STUFF into room >>>> AC didn't work !!!! JUNE 2014 >We had large family and... More

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Address: 10 Portofino Dr, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561
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Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Pensacola Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Portofino Island Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 378
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Also Known As:
Portofino Island Hotel
Portofino Island Pensacola
Portofino Pensacola Fl
Portofino Island Resort Spa
Portofino Is Resort
Pensacola Portofino Condo
Beach Pensacola Portofino

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