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America's Best Inn Ft. Lauderdale - South

3001 SE 6th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316 (Formerly "Carolina Court Motel")
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Ranked #89 of 136 Hotels in Fort Lauderdale
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
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5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quiet room and very comfortable bed 2 minutes from the airport. Friendly staff and 24 hour check in for late arrival. $11.50 for the taxi from arrivals but only $6 to return to the airport using Uber. No restaurant but lots of take away food available nearby.

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Windham NH
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Basic, clean but rather run down little motel with a handful of rooms around a little courtyard. Pleasant staff, very basic breakfast, and the pool was not open because the pool guy was on vacation. I paid $156 after tax ($144 before). I might expect to pay $99 for this room.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

Had to come here for a night cause my flight got cancelled. First getting there didn't look the nicest outside but just made the best of it. Once got in the room it was okay small the bath room shower was running. So I left it alone cause I was only going to be there for a few hours. As... More 

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Panama City, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Nice, clean and relatively cheap. They DO charge to keep your car during your trip AND you have to get a cab to the airport - unlike the free ride mentioned in other posts. So I parked next door at Gold Coast. The room was spotless and the hotel was quiet. Overall, I enjoyed my stay. El Tamarindo restaurant is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

If your looking for the Ritz Carlton this is NOT IT! But, if you want a nice, quaint, homely, Nostalgic, awesome room with a wonderful staff servicing you then THIS IS THE PLACE :) If your coming to South Florida (near Miami) I implore you to take a gander at this motel right by all the Lauderdale/Dania/Hollwood beaches which is... More 

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Naestved, Denmark
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This is a basic room with a shower and a bed, don't expect more then that. Wi-fi is so slow, There is breakfast but it is almost funny, but there some things. But do you need a cheap room for one maybe to nights it is okay.

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Barboursville, West Virginia
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

we were certainly surprised. We paid $179 for one night and expected the Ritz Carlton. I know prices are high in Fort Lauderdale but I didn't expect this. This is a very old motel with very few rooms. Although it was clean the room needed some updating, especially the bed. We both kept rolling into the center of the mattress.... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We stayed here for one night before going on a cruise. Room was small / basic, but clean. The free wi-fi, fridge, and pool area were nice to have. The front desk staff was great - extremely accommodating and helped us to resolve a couple of issues that came up during the trip.

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Valparaiso, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

so close to the ft. lauderdale airport,this little gem was so convenient,clean,with a history going back decades,yet it was updated & modern. it was surprisingly quiet being so close to a major state highway.

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Dexter, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Early December we had a late flight into Fort Lauderdale International. We stayed that evening at ABI in preparation to catch an early flight the next day from Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport. (20 minute drive from ABI) We especially want to thank Chris - I left my only jacket in our room and didn't realize until we were all ready... More 

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