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Albatross Motel

346 Hamden Drive, Clearwater, FL 33767
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  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2005

Like most of the hotels on Hamden Drive, on Coronado St. and on GulfView Blvd., this hotel has been sold to build condominiums. Those hotels are all gonna be replaced by 2006 so be sure to call to be sure it still exist.

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Jeffersonville Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2005

We have stayed at the Albatross for the past several years. Our family stayed there many years ago. We have had nothing but wonderful experiences at the Albatross. No, it is not the Hilton, but it totally suits every need that we have and the owners have been more than accommodating. When we call back to sched the next years... More 

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San Diego, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2004

This property's exterior looks fine with its well-kept grassy garden area, small pool, and lounge chairs. But its rooms and attitudes of the owners tell a different story. While the kitchenette unit may be sufficiently sized, the beds were so worn out they were concaved and squeeked loudly. The bed sheets were worn to the point of feeling rough, and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2004

Reserved a room for 2 nights. Took my 2 lb dog with me. Should of mentioned this when i got there. I was not going to take my dog. Well if you book a room at most of these private owned motels and don't cancel on time, you are charged. Well the person who was going to take care of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2004

This is a great little place. It is two blocks from the beach, but very convenient walking to beach, restaurants, shops, etc. It is very clean, with a beautiful little heated pool. The rooms are not fancy, but then who spends a lot of time in their rooms at the beach? The live-in owners are German, so the hotel often... More 

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