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Grand Palm Plaza

2.0 of 5 2801 Rio Mar Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 (Formerly Palm Plaza Resort)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a very good time in the Grand Palm Plaza, The service of Otto and Rick was excellent, they are so friendly and helpfull, it feels you are at home. The room was ok, we had excellent matrasses and more then enough towels. Breakfast was simple but ok, The only minuspoint is the airco !! these really should be... More

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Columbus, Ohio
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6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

GPP has become one of my favorite’s!! I had yet another wonderful stay here! The entire Staff is just phenomenal to say the least! My experience first started when I called GPP to reserve my room. Edward answered and was so gracious and Welcoming, he was very patient and spent time going over room types and rates finding me the... More

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Strasburg, Virginia, United States
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time to Fort Lauderdale , My first night I stayed at the Palms resort up the street. It was okay with a bar really to foo foo for me. With only to find out , That because they have a pool and it must be open to the public . There was fish abroad, I was... More

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NorthBeachVillage, Owner at Grand Palm Plaza, responded to this review

Hi Mike T I'm glad your first time in Ft lauderdale was wonderful. Secrets are made to be shared so we're glad you found us from the fine collection of North Beach Village Hotels located right down the beach in sunny North Beach Village .We certainly strive to make every guest experience a memorable one. Thanks for the great review.... More

Peoria, Arizona
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hotel with a great location. The staff and guest seem like one big family. My only regret was only booking two nights. I can't wait until my next visit. The intimate size of the hotel adds to it charm. You really feel like you get to know all of the staff and guests. We love being so close to... More

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NorthBeachVillage, Owner at Grand Palm Plaza, responded to this review

Hi Chris! I'm glad you realize our close proximity to the beach. Our only regret was not having you stay with use longer. You guys were certainly a pleasure having .We hope your seminar went well. We want to thank you both for your recommendation to future guests and a wonderful trip Advisor review. More

New York City, New York
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ft. Lauderdale vacation was the best this time around. My partner and I stayed at the Grand Palm Plaza and it was a delightful experience. We stayed in the King suite and it was fantastic. The room was bright and cozy, it was like having our own apartment. The staff, Edward, Chun, Keith and Juan really know what customer service... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

from the minute my partner and i arrived we were treated like kings. The staff, Ed, Chung,Keith and Juan were professional, friendly and willing to go the extra mile to ensure we had an amazing time. This is the first time there since the renovation and they nailed it. The room was awesome, the grounds beautiful. Complementary cocktails poolside just... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just wanted to say what a wonderful time I had staying at the Grand Palm Plaza. Since I stayed their before the renovations were made , it's like night and day. The place is 100% percent improved. The room was so clean and the service was excellent. The staff Edward, Keith ,Chun and Juan who cleaned my room, were... More

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Spreitenbach
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12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The New Grand Palm Plaza looks great after the remodeling, but still the same quiet, cozy place. The new staff Keith, Chung and Juan were just perfect. They served you in the afternoon frozen grapes and cold lavender towels on the pool and on Saturday an exotic drink. Manager is Edward, who was already two years ago on the old... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had stayed here in the past with the old owners, the hotel was subsequently upgraded but with still it's 50's charm. The service was outstanding, One could not force how pleasant and welcoming Edward Chun and Keith are, it's in their nature. The housekeeper Juan was very thorough and accommodating. This property is part of a group of properties... More

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Coral Springs, Florida
1 review
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff is above the rest. When you arrive your greeted with a smile and a cold drink. The rooms are very clean and comfortable. The location was great. Overall GREAT PLACE TO STAY! Thank you Staff.

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Address: 2801 Rio Mar Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 (Formerly Palm Plaza Resort)
Location: United States > Florida > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Grand Palm Plaza 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
Palm Plaza Gay Male Hotel Fort Lauderdale

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