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Lauderdale By The Sea Resort

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4116 N. Ocean Dr., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
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Ranked #126 of 134 Hotels in Fort Lauderdale
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Prescott, Arizona
20 reviews 20 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

March of 2014 we still lived in New Hampshire, had enough of the snow/winter cold and needed a break. Booked a 4-day getaway at Lauderdale By The Sea Resort. WOW, hotel was EXCELLENT, peaceful, great food, patio right on the beach front so no need to step in the sand if you did not want to. We had such a... More 

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11 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

I am sorry, I try to always see the good things but besides the Hotel being at the Ocean I have nothing good to say. I changed rooms 3 times and still was disgusted about the condition of the room, bathroom, rust int he bathroom everywhere etc. Thankfully, it was only one night. We paid $ 98 for the room.... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
3 reviews 3 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

We stayed in the beach building but did not have a view of the ocean. No balcony, the mattresses were so old they caved in, marks on the walls, broken lampshade, the A/C unit in the room was so loud it woke me up often, rust on the bathroom door, popcorn ceiling, it was 100 degrees in the hallway, the... More 

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Billings, Montana
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I had booked a room here in November 2013 through Expedia. Before I left on my trip, I read the horrible reviews and booked a second room at Best Florida Resort. I didn't realize that I was unable to cancel my reservation. After cruising I went to the Best Florida Resort and found out my room was flooded. So I... More 

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Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
16 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Building is old but well kept up, beach is beautiful, in the heart of everything, walk to the Aruba for drinks and dancing, stayed over St Patrick weekend, had a great time, everyone very friendly and nice, no scary folks

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Clyde, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Of Course, if you are looking for hookers and a great time this is the place to be. I wouldn't go back there if they gave it to me for free. The new owners are the type that just milk and milk till the udder is dry. Disgusting, dirty, and old....I stayed only one night, and left for the hotel... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012

This place is located in the heart of "what's going on" on this side of town. Although it is old I felt the room we were in was well kept. Lived her for a week and the cleaning lady assigned to our room was did a fantastic job. There owners were very friendly and offered information of places to visit.... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

Like others have said has great location by the buildings are very old & needs a lot of fixing up. Our friend had to change rooms 3 times, broken toilet, broken balcony door. We changed once, our air didn't work. My daughters room had no towels and a dead roach. The breakfast was poor...the beach was nice though.

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Estero, Florida
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

This hotel is reasonably priced but needs work on the website and in the rooms..you need to verify the type of room you want ahead of time and in which building as there is an additional charge for both a single bed and in another building which is right on the water. We had a difficult stay but the manager... More 

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Orlando, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2011

Bad experience,old building,no ice machine working,no towels,the door of the balcony was locked.The water was yellow. Just stay away or just dont sleep well.

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Address: 4116 N. Ocean Dr., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
Location: United States > Florida > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Lauderdale By The Sea Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 186
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Lauderdale By The Sea Hotel Fort Lauderdale
Holiday Inn Lauderdale Sea

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