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Driftwood Motel

4150 NE Indian River Dr, Jensen Beach, FL 34957
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Driftwood Motel
Ranked #3 of 5 hotels in Jensen Beach
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Rating summary
  • Location
    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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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to experience the coast, flora and fauna and some vintage USA and you have all that here in Jensen Beach. The units are extremely clean, comfortable and a good price. You will not find cheaper in such a good location. Irene and her husband care for this family owned motel and nothing is a trouble. WiFi available for... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, let me say the review from "portpatrick" makes me sick. I'm glad the owner of the Driftwood posted her response. We visit at least twice a year. We stay for a month in the winter and usually 1-2 weeks in the summer. If you want a fancy pants room with a mint on the pillow and someone to hold... More

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Manitou Beach, Michigan, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are an older couple with a dog returning to the Driftwood for the third year, staying nearly a month each time so far. We have stayed in two different units (5 & 6) and each year we have noticed nice improvements to the property and rooms. We love the quaint "old Florida" feel. Our rooms have always been spotless... More

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south west scotland
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36 reviews 36 reviews
29 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked and paid for a night by credit card so had no choice but to stay or pay again elsewhere. I did not find the place charming or clean. The furniture and fittings were very worn and old and it was definitely not clean. The fridge had not been cleaned and there were things in it from the previous... More

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driftwoodjb, Owner at Driftwood Motel, responded to this review

I knew when this couple arrived there was going to be issues. A short time later they called me to say the carpet had an odor and the carpet was less than one year old and had just been cleaned. I had not yet charged them for the room as he had stated in his review. I told them they... More

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

This a very relaxing,clean and friendly place to stay. I would recommend this to any one. My husband and I have been on a road trip since January 23rd and have stayed in Double trees And LaQuintas and they were all nice but our very favorite is Driftwood in Jenson Beach. The owner is Irene and she makes you feel... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

It was my first time staying at the Driftwood but I knew the stay would be pleasant based upon the photos and history of the motel. I was not disappointed. I arrived late and Irene made sure the room was open and I had everything necessary for my stay. The views were awesome of the river even though I did... More

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Oak Park, IL
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We were supposed to be in a different room but a mistake was made and it was given to someone else. The owner was very apologetic and gave us a discount. I'm guessing it was because the room they gave us was very clean but VERY old. The cabinetry and kitchen were so old that it was comical. I'm hoping... More

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driftwoodjb, Owner at Driftwood Motel, responded to this review

I apologize for not meeting all of your expectations. Unfortunately, the room we had reserved for you had a stay-over that we could not get to move to another room. It is the peak of the season and we had open was the one we offered you. Most of our rooms are fishing-camp style rooms, meaning everything is spotlessly clean... More

lake worth, fl
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

I have stayed at the Driftwood Motel many times and each time I always find myself wishing that I never had to leave. I have stayed in just about all of the cottages......and each one is different and charming. The location is fantastic and very close to some very cool and tropical restaurants and shops. The view is OUTSTANDING and... More

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River Ranch, FL
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Whoever rated the Driftwood Motel as average was out of their mind and is very likely the type of person that relies on others to create their guest experience; rather than realizing they have everything they could ever possibly want at their fingertips, except they are faced with only one simple challenge (which this person was incapable of), and that... More

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Loxahatchee, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

The Driftwood Motel is where my boyfriend and I have spent our weekend get-aways for the last 5 years and I can't imagine going anywhere else!! The price is comparable to the "chain" motels/hotels but the experience is not! Irene and her staff do all they can to make sure your experience is a memorable one, the cabins/rooms are exceptionally... More

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Additional Information about Driftwood Motel

Address: 4150 NE Indian River Dr, Jensen Beach, FL 34957
Location: United States > Florida > Jensen Beach
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 5 hotels in Jensen Beach
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Family owned and operated since 1958, spanning three generations. Quietly nestled on the banks of the tropical Indian River. Your Florida Getaway with private fishing dock, magnifcent sunrises over the Indian River and just 5 minutes to Hutchinson Island beaches, historical downtown Jensen Beach, Stuart-Florida and magnifcent waterfront restaurants. Private cottages available with full kitchens. Just 45 minutes from Palm Beach International Airport and 2 hours to Miami and Orlando. ... more   less 

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