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Tropicana Motel

711 North Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Norfolk, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very pleasantly surprised with this place. This would be my second stay in the past year and would do so in the future. First impression is keep on driving but the inside is much nicer than expected. The staff is very nice to deal with. If all you need is a clean room with a nice bed and a bathroom,... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here overnight on our road trip. Check in and out was pretty simple, no hassles. Nice quiet part of town too. It was pretty handy having a fridge, especially in this Florida heat. Pretty good for it's price. Thanks!

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Orlando, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

If you care anything about the ambiance of a hotel, this place isn't for you. If you are looking for a clean and comfortable place to lay your head for the night at a great rate, then you've got the right place.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

If you don't mind find some bugs in your room maybe this motel it's not so bad. But in my case i'm afraid of them. Bugs on the floor, cokroaches in the spoons, forks drawer, and lizards in the walls inside room. At first smell of the room was to bad like a closed place, I spent 3 weeks and... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Stayed here with the wife for a week. No complaints. Nice quiet little set up. Good location in town and close to main attractions. Sort of reminded me of the older motels of 70s and 80s. Manager maintains security cameras and never had any problems. Good deal and price. I would stay here again in the future.

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Fall River, Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Its in a great location.5 min drive to the beach and plenty of great restaurants.perfect when you need a short notice last minute place to stay.Its no holiday inn but for the price its very good.wouldnt recomend as kid friendly but if your only sleeping and bathing here why pay the big bucks.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

After reading many other reviews here of this motel, we were happy to book for an overnight. We had the same thoughts as others when we drove up to it - dodgy-looking area and iffy-looking motel. But don't let first impressions put you off. It's a little dated, has got a small 2-storey main building by the road, and a... More 

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113 reviews 113 reviews
20 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We arrived here at 2 in the afternoon and found the motel nicely situated off a main road, Chuck, manager/owner greeted us in a very friendly way and showed us to our room which was in the main building on the second floor. Smallish room clean well equipped, with microwave and fridge. The room was quiet despite the closeness of... More 

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Miami, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I stayed here for a week and loved it. The owner manages it and makes his customers feel like they're his personal guests. The rooms were quaint, Tommy-Bahamas style (authentically, not contrived). I stayed in the front section, 2nd floor (quainter, but smaller rooms) and the back (much larger but less quaint). The rooms come with refrigerators and microwaves, and... More 

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Rochester, NY
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12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

We arrived at 11pm and the manager/owner had stayed up for us at this retro motel. The room was updated, comfortable, and very clean. Across the highway is a Winn-Dixie where we bought breakfast fixings to have on the motel's patio with coffee from the room's coffee maker. If you're going to the cruise docks, you can catch the bus... More 

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Address: 711 North Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Location: United States > Florida > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 20
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