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The Drift Hotel

2.5 of 5
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3005 Alhambra Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andy B Jacksonville, Florida
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not only was this hotel a quarter of the cost of the hotels around it, but everything about it was perfect. The staff was possible the most friendly and above-and-beyond group of workers that I could have ever met. Not only were they personally waiting outside on the fourth of July to make sure that our cars were safely parked... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We stayed at the Drift previously and had a good experience so was interested in staying with them again in early 2016. For several months their website showed no availability so I emailed them a couple months ago and was told that they would open reservations in May/June. So I have emailed and called them several times in recent weeks... More 

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Mol, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

The staff was most welcoming, especially Regina, who was like a mama to me. Those people (Al & Regina) really care about the hotel and that shows. Their personal approach was heartwarming, they did absolutely everything to make me feel at home. Those people truly have a heart of gold. I'm used to staying in big hotels (Hilton, Best Western,...),... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015 via mobile

I thought the hotel was extremely clean, beautifully quaint and furnished. Staff very pleasant and helpful. Reasonably priced. Love the place. My ONLY complaint is internet access is only offered outside in common sitting area and not in rooms! They say free wifi, but if you don't mind sitting in heat or rain without coverage from outdoors then your good.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 via mobile

We picked this hotel and it exceeded our expectations. Multilingual staff (spanish, english, portuguese, italian). Walking distance from the beach. Clean. Great location. Will recommend and use again.

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Stuart
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The rooms had been recently renovated, were very clean and the area is quiet. The rooms are cozy and spacious for two people. The queen size bed was comfortable. The hotel is close to the beach, shops and area restaurants. Would definitely stay here again when visiting Fort Lauderdale.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Thank you Al and Regina for treating us so well in our wonderful stay. Very clean property. Close to the beach. Great price The only thing they need is internet in the room. Apart from that is great. We wil stay again for sure. Recommended for couple looking for a quiet stay

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

My husband and I went to Florida for the first time last month, and so glad we stayed at The Drift Hotel for our stay. It's at the perfect location very close to the beach, restaurants, bars, and shops! The owners are very nice and they take very good care of this hotel. We were offered beach towels and chairs.... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

My husband and I recently enjoyed two nights at The Drift. Our intent was to get away from Miami and just relax and have some fun in a new setting and we thoroughly fulfilled our intentions! The hotel has a modernized Deco feel and is lushly landscaped with tropical foliage, including fragrant gardenias.The room we had was beautifully updated and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

I stayed one night in this newly renovated B&B by the water. It was my second time back to this location but the first stay under the new name and owners. They have done a marvelous job at cleaning up and improving this B&B The best part of my visit was the kind and attentive Regina. She was so sweet... More 

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