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4616 El Mar Drive, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308
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Tropic Seas Resort
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Austin, TX
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed here for a 3 day weekend in early September with my husband and his friend. My husband and I stayed in a king room on the 2nd floor. Room was clean and comfortable, simple decor, not very big. It did not look as though it had been recently updated, as the paint was peeling off of the surface of... More

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Miami, Florida
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95 reviews 95 reviews
10 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Right on the beach, full kitchen. Extremely clean rooms & very spacious. Family friendly, right on the beach. The bed and pillows are very comfy. Nice gardens and very attentive staff. Wi-fi is accessible only by the hotspot by the office, but I didnt go there to be on the grid anyway. :) Parking is limited to 1 car per... More

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Grosse Pointe, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family returned to Tropic Seas after a horrid Michigan winter and found the Paradise we were looking for. Beautiful warm sun greeted us every morning as we stepped out onto the silky sand for our morning walk. Talk about having it all! Tropic Seas is a lovely boutique hotel situated on at least 150 feet of amazing beach front.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On the ocean if you want the beach or for pool lovers it has a heated pool. I have been staying at Tropic Seas for the past 15 years and never had the slightest problem. Eleanor and Linda have been managing this resort and make you feel welcome and like family. Give it a try and I'll guarantee you'll fall... More

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

It was a nice place to stay right on the beach. My family rented for the week and I joined them for the weekend. It was cozy, clean and comfortable. I would definitely recommend it to family or couples staying in the area.

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Madison, Alabama
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49 reviews 49 reviews
4 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Chose this place based on the great reviews and we were not disappointed. Had room 107, which as earlier stated, does have a bit of obstructed view. And we were told this upon making reservation, but it simply wasn't an issue for us. However, I was glad I'd packed mosquito repellent. They were out all around the property and area.... More

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Mableton, Georgia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

My wife and I stayed for five days around my birthday and we really enjoyed this hotel. Staff was great and the ocean views and beachfront can't be beat! We love this place. Can't wait to get back there again.

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Rockford, Illinois
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We stayed in room 107 for 3 nights over the Fourth Of July holiday....The Property Manager Linda was there to greet us on our arrival, and she was very welcoming and informative on places of interest....restaurants, bars, etc....The resort grounds were very well maintained and very tropical! The pool and pool area was very clean and inviting! Pool was perfect... More

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Lighthouse Point, Florida
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

My friend and I have been going to Lauderdale by the Sea for the last 8 years over the 4th of July. We have stayed in a few different Hotels,. Last year and this year stayed at the lovely Tropic Seas Resort - it is a beautifully maintained Hotel and very clean right on the beach. The bathrooms are very... More

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Cleator, United Kingdom
2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Another 2 week vacation to Tropic Seas Lauderdale By the Sea, and it gets better every time. Subtle improvements by the management keep the standard of the rooms at 5 star. The location is fantastic and the Eleanor, Linda and Emmy couldn't be more helpful. The beach is cleaned daily by the local council and the only problem you will... More

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Address: 4616 El Mar Drive, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308
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Location: United States > Florida > Lauderdale by the Sea
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Tropic Seas Hotel Lauderdale By The Sea
Tropic Seas Motel
Tropic Seas Resort Lauderdale By The Sea, Florida

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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool
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#3 Family Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea #5 Romantic Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea #7 On the Beach Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pamper yourself in an intimate ocean-front villa. Tropic Seas Resort offers brightly decorated efficiency and one-bedroom apartments, complete with kitchenettes with breath taking ocean views. All of our rooms feature 32" Flat Screen Televisions, Free WiFi and Free in Room Safes! Tropic Seas is situated directly on the beach in the charming seaside village of Lauderdale By The Sea where you can experience the delectable tastes of sidewalk cafes, groove into the evening's nightlife, shop at the various boutiques and souvenirs stores. Free WiFi available!!! ... more   less 
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