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Driftwood Motel

Certificate of Excellence
5108 Gulf Drive, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217
Driftwood Motel
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Patty was over the top great. The rooms were clean and very homey. 2 blocks from the beach and I suggest the Monkey bus for rides. I would stay here again hands down. Lots to do within walking distance and very reasonably priced for the value.

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Lexington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're looking for upscale with tons of amenities this may not be for you. However, beautifully lanscaped, SUPER SUPER clean! We stayed in room 2. Spacious, great decor, fully furnished with everything you will need. We enjoyed cooking out with the gas grill near the pool. Walking distance to beach. Beach chairs and umbrellas provided. Complete privacy. Patty was... More 

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Ancaster
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

We really enjoyed our visit to AMI and our stay at Driftwood Motel (it should really be called an Inn or something like that). lol Patty was so helpful from the time of booking and all the way through our week stay. We loved it's close proximity to everything and the beach is just a quick stroll down 52nd street.... More 

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New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Patti made us most welcome, first by offering to let us check in the morning after our 9pm arrival, then by being a guide to the area. The room was comfy and well-stocked with linens. There were beach towels, chairs, and umbrellas available too to take to the beach. Salt-water pool was sparkling and there's plenty of seating around the... More 

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Ballston Lake, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Our RV had a breakdown, we were without our home while it was in the repair shop. Luckily the Driftwood had a vacancy and could book us in for 1 or 2 nights (we stayed the extra night)! What a find! Squeeky clean, close to restaurants and the beach, FAB pool! The room was huge and really was an efficiency... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

My daughters and I had such a great time and could not have been happier with our stay at the Driftwood Motel. The location is fabulous. The owner/manager Patty was there most of the time and very accommodating. There was a great pool,short walk to beach,access to all markets and island exploring. She provided beach chairs,umbrellas,etc.. Beds were comfy,everything clean,towels... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

Just getting ready to head home from a week at the Driftwood Motel with my mom and sister. We chose this location based on the other TripAdvisor reviews and could not have been happier here. We are 55, 29, and 26 and I think this would be great for anyone looking for a quiet, relaxing, home-like experience. We were in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

I was there mouring the loss of my brother Captain Glenn Corder at D Coy Ducks the location was perfect, the ambiance cozy and clean, so surprised at the size of the room for the cost stayed 3 days 4 nights would do it again my next trip!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

The hotel is satisfactory. We have stayed at a few other places in Anna Maria but decided to make this trip at the last minute. Our favorite places were booked so we picked a room at the Driftwood. Our room was satisfactory. We asked if we could get a late checkout on Sunday morning(we would have even payed additional) because... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This was our first trip to Anna Maria Island, and Patty made it a great experience! The owners really care about their property. The rooms are incredibly clean and it felt like home during our stay. They think of everything you could possibly need. Full kitchen with dishes, frozen mugs in the freezer, and chairs and umbrellas to take to... More 

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