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Driftwood Beach Club

4417 El Mar Dr, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308
Driftwood Beach Club
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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
    5 of 5 stars
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Rutland, England
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31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Booked this through an RCI exchange. The apartment is clean and well furnished with a comfortable double bed. There are plenty of drawers and storage space. The kitchenette is very adequate and has partly been upgraded- the cupboards and work top/ sink are very modern but the noisy fridge and cooker are something out of the 1980s. I remember us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a great time here! The staff is fantastic the rooms are clean and comfortable. If you haven't stayed here your missing out! The dining in the area has something for everyone and is fairly priced! The night life is just as good. Don't miss out , come stay at the Driftwood and really enjoy your time here in Lauderdale... More 

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teresa d, Board Member at Driftwood Beach Club, responded to this review

Glad your family had a good time at Driftwood! More 

Westlake, Ohio
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My experience is excellent. Family atmosphere, great location,Staff is friendly. Ellen the manager is always so helpful and cares about your stay. The new young addition "Bobby" is quite an asset to the Driftwood. His willingness to help and smile is amazing for a young man. Thank you for everything.

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Middleburg Heights, Ohio
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms are great! Beds are comfortable, new decor. Rooms are clean and staff is amazing. Walk out to the pool. Private access to beach. Restaurants and shopping just a few steps away. I have been going there 20 years and wouldn't stay anywhere else.

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teresa d, Board Member at Driftwood Beach Club, responded to this review

Hi Kelly, thanks for review! Looking forward to seeing you in December! More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at driftwood with my sister and friend and we were not disappointed. At first look, the place looked stuck in the 70's and very motel like. Our room although updated in some aspects seemed dated BUT after spending a week here I would not hesitate to come back. On Monday morning we headed to the patio for donuts... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Our perfect-sized resort!! Hate the large, sterile, elevator-to-the-15+ floor-type condos! Feel like your in city WITHIN a city. Yuk! This was great! Only 2 floors; all access to pool; VERY friendly staff AND fellow-guests! Best part: direct,private access to beach equipped with beach chairs& lounges! (no umbrellas, though :-( Close to cool eatin places,& other shops! Weather "smiled on us"... More 

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Garden City, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

What can I say but super time again. Not one thing wrong with this place And I will be back next year for sure. Staff is awesome , rooms are new, beach is 100 yards away, love the Wednesday wine and cheese party.

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I have enjoyed the DBC fro more years than I can count. It is always nice to go at the same time every year and catch up on the news from the other guests. The area is quaint and serene and a great place to relax and enjoy the food and drinks. The staff are always polite and helpful and... More 

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NJ, USA
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We stayed for a few days in late March in a 1 bedroom on the first floor. The room had a full kitchen, bath, living room (with pull out bed/couch), and a queen size bed. The living room was clearly renovated recently, but the bedroom, kitchen appliances and bath seemed a little dated. The free wifi was spotty in the... More 

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Bangor, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Travelling from Northern Ireland we are renowned for our friendliness , and we found that to be the same for the people at the driftwood , they went out of their way to include us and it was greatly appreciated ,they are mostly owners who return every year and know each other , we exchanged through rci , We had... More 

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