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Seaside Motel

350 North Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 (Central Beach)
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Ranked #101 of 132 hotels in Fort Lauderdale
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
30 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

This motel was pretty good, staff were excellent, very accommodating and helpful! The room was a good size but a bit outdated, it was good for the price though and I would stay again. Location was excellent, really easy walk to main restaurants / beach.

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Tampa, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

Stayed here to attend Gulfstream Park horse track and casino. Would not recommended that anyone else stay this far north to visit the track. Terrible traffic made the trip troublesome. Motel is severely outdated. Feel for the cleaning staff, the age of the property makes it impossible to give it the appearance of sanitary. Would never stay here with the... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

This place was not good. The room had a musty odor. Rust was on the sink, microwave & tub. Shower handles were not attached. Pillowcases were dingy. The tv was a BIG back 15'..(old school). The air conditioner was at a set temp. The pool looked cloudy! AND the housekeeper acted as if she had an attitude when we asked... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

I would give this place a 2.5 if I could. Knowing you have booked at a lower-end place you lower your expectations. The reason I have given it a poor rating vs the average rating is that I believe you can still book for inexpensive accommodations (with no amenities) without it having to be dirty and run down. I have... More

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London
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

I booked this hotel due to it's location and price. Closer to the time we were due to stay here, I started to read some bad reviews, and wondered if I'd done the right thing. There was nothing to worry about. The hotel is one street away from the fantastic beach, and 10 minute's walk from lots of bars and... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

The room smelled of mold. The bathroom was a disaster, no stoppers (bath/sink).The counter was 4 legged chrome with a yellow arborite top( 50"s). The towels were white, but the sheets were a variety of grey and beige whites, and very limp. I felt the springs in the thin mattress. The kitchenette was unuseable. The stovetop was all rusted and... More

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Herts, UK
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

Date of stay Dec 14th 2011- Dec 18th 2011 We booked in advance using one of the hotel web-sites (which said there was only one room left, so clearly popular) and got the King Studio for 4 nights pre-cruise. When we arrived, we were upgraded free of charge to the King apartment, with separate lounge/dining area and full kitchen on... More

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South Florida
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89 reviews 89 reviews
27 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

The room didn't smell bad and the room did not seem dirty. However the bedding was very stained and uncomfortable and the bed was very hard.

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Boise, Idaho
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2011 via mobile

Do not stay here. I've stayed in old run down military barracks better than this place. Customer service: Haha what customer service? Cleanliness: if you call ratty bedding, a dirty bathroom, yucky kitchenett (with a sign that says "use at your own risk"), pealing paint, dirty tile floors, and an odor similar to urinal cakes clean...then you shouldn't have a... More

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Malmo, Sweden
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2011

Old, dirty rooms with paint peeling from the walls. Our room was mouldy and smelly, had to wash all of our clothes two times when we got home to get the smell out! The AC didn't work when we got there, got it fixed by pulling in out of the wall and putting another old AC in leaving holes between... More

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Also Known As:
Seaside Hotel Fort Lauderdale
Seaside Hotel
Address: 350 North Birch Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Location: United States > Florida > Fort Lauderdale > Central Beach
Amenities:
Beach Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#21 Romantic Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
#27 On the Beach Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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