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The Waterfront Inn

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1105 Lake Shore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162
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1 room 1 adult
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Babylon, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just finished my fabulous stay at the Waterfront Inn. What a beautiful hotel and great pillows! We threw a small party in the lounge for my father and the staff was so friendly and incredibly accommodating. A big shout out to Tom, Russ & Dominique, for all of your help. :-)

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Thank BellaDova
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful words regarding the Waterfront Inn, The Villages. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit. We strive daily to deliver service excellence with Southern hospitality, so we are happy to read your review praising our team's great efforts in making your stay memorable. Tom, Russ and Dominique will be thrilled to be acknowledged for their... More 

New York
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I have been to The Waterfront Inn of several occasions and always find it welcoming and a very nice place to stay. At the front desk Felix is excellent and goes out of his way to be helpful. The rooms are comfortable and clean and you cannot beat the location.

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Thank JHCNYC
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages once again. We strive daily to please our guests by providing clean, comfortable accommodations and friendly service. Your review tells me that we are meeting those goals. I will share your kind words with Felix to encourage him to keep up the great work. We appreciate your compliment... More 

Lexington, Kentucky
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our stay was fabulous. We had a room with a view of the lake, and watched beautiful sunrises every morning. Great service, staff was very friendly and helpful. Rooms clean and comfy. The pool area sits right on the lakeside, so relaxing and another great view. We enjoyed dancing and music at the square each evening. And if you want... More 

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Thank Passionatepotter
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review of your visit at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages. It is nice to read you were pleased with your room and that you enjoyed the views from our property. We appreciate you highlighting our location in your review. We are glad your trip was enjoyable, and we look forward to seeing you again. Christy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wanted a simple but beautiful sunset wedding . Becky advised all the details , she was amazing and kept it easy . Dana was our waitress for the whole evening, she was awesome and even video taped the wedding for us. Our dinner was delicious. We did spend are first night as husband and wife in the bridal suite,... More 

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Thank Lori L
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Waterfront Inn, The Villages for your special day. We appreciate you recognizing our staff, especially Becky and Dana for their attention in detail during your wedding. We strive daily to deliver service excellence with Southern hospitality, so reviews like yours confirm that we are on the right track. We are happy that you loved your... More 

Buffalo, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are a good size and the beds were exceptional. The showers were the best I have experienced while travelling, and the staff was friendly and accommodating. I highly recommend this facility and will definitely return.

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Thank 563pad
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your visit to the Waterfront Inn, The Villages. We are glad to hear that you loved your accommodation, our outstanding guest service and that you rested well. We appreciate you for recommending us and look forward to accommodating you and your friends again soon. Christy Kitt General Manager The Waterfront Inn,... More 

Dallas, Texas
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50 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is nothing special to look at, but the service is impeccable. We always stay here when visiting my Mom in the Villages. They have a lively scene in the bar in the evening with lots of activities. The gym is adequate, the internet is fast and the breakfast buffet is generous. Can't wait to go back. A shout... More 

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Thank mossquad
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

It is always gratifying to hear when our guest's stays are enjoyable and that they keep coming back. Thank you for your recent stay at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages and for the wonderful remarks about Williams for his excellent service. I will share your gracious compliments with him and encourage him to keep up his great work. We are... More 

Columbus, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amy and Christy from the wait staff were awesome!!!! They worked so hard always with a smile and friendly attitude. The staff was short and they covered with beauty. Great stay with Sigma Phi Gamma for the weekend.

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Thank Deb J
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages while on a business trip. We are fortunate to have a wonderful team that is eager to provide "service with a smile" every day, so review like yours confirm that we are on the right track. I will share your gracious compliment with Amy and Christy to encourage... More 

Buffalo, New York
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Waterfront Inn is a great facility, the rooms are spacious and clean with wonderful beds and amazing showers. The food is excellent and employees are very friendly and helpful. Christie and Amy were our wonderful servers for the weekend. The front desk personnel were pleasant and very accommodating to my needs.

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Thank herweg5
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages and for the perfect rating. We are delighted to read you loved your accommodation, the food we served and our helpful associates, especially Christie and Amy who took great care of you. Thank you once again for your kind words, and we look forward to seeing you again.... More 

Andover, New Jersey
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14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went to The Villages to see if it was a place we'd like to live in the future 55 and over community. We requested a balcony room ( both smoke) Are room over looked the lake . The room was very clean and comfortable and the staff very nice. We had dinner twice in their restaurant... More 

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Thank Suzette W
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages during your visit to the area. We are glad that you and your husband enjoyed a comfortable stay in your clean room and that you liked the food we served. We appreciate you highlighting the convenience of our location in your review. Thank you again for... More 

Lady Lake, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our company holds private seminars on a weekly basis at the Waterfont Inn. With so much to do in preparing for our guest, often this can be stressful. Each week I am greeted by each staff member warmly and respectively. The banquet room each week looks remarkable, the food served is always fresh and on time, and the staff members... More 

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Thank Michelle M
ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for returning to The Waterfront Inn, The Villages. We are pleased to hear that we met your needs and expectations during your stay once again. It is nice to read your review praising our team's great effort in making your business meetings memorable. We strive daily to deliver service excellence with Southern hospitality, so reviews like yours confirm... More 

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