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Great Escape Inn

2.5 of 5 4620 North Ocean Drive, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308 (Formerly Great Escape Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved it! Staff is wonderful and helpful, the room and bath were very clean. Office closes around 5:00 pm so do call if checking in later than that. Pool is perfect. The location is ideal, walk to great restaurants, entertainment and shopping. The beach is close, ask for chairs and towels.

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Hampton Roads, VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Great Escape Inn for 2 nights before a cruise. The staff was very friendly, the room was clean and comfortable, and the price was very reasonable. It is a block from the beach and walking distance to several restaurants, bars, and stores. Anglins Pier is a 5 min walk. There are live bands in the street on... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here in January '15. We used to stay at the 'big' hotels over the years in Lauderdale by the Sea until they were sold and became run down. Big turn off for us to the town, and we started going elsewhere. We came back based on reviews of some of the small hotels, and Great Escape Inn was excellent.... More 

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Cowansville, Quebec, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Place is clean, renovated Staff is great and do an excellent job Mark, the manager is friendly , available and helpful. Pool side is perfect and near your door. Didn't see (nor asked for) the BBQ Kitchen was modern and fully functional. Lack in my point of view a safe in the room for valuable personal items. 2 minutes walk... More 

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Spruce Grove, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

2@we are from canada so surprised with the clean rooms and lovely staff we stayed 3 weeks people that work there really outdid themselves to make our stay enjoyable we will be back mark the manager even upgraded us to a lovely suite

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Great accommodations at an affordable price. Kind and caring staff too. Old time motor lodge with updated facilities. Small, conveniently located within walking distance to the beach, restaurants and shopping.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I visited the Great Escape Inn in Lauderdale by the Sea and was thrilled. What a wonderful gem of a place. The staff was so friendly and helpful. The rooms are immaculate and beautifully decorated. The pool was lovely and came complete with sunscreen. I would definitely visit again! Highly recommend it!

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Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I decided to book a room at the Great Escape Inn recently for a 10 day business trip. To my surprise, the INN was meticulously well maintained and the room was clean and cozy, even to my high standards. When I got there, Mark upgraded my room to a bigger suite, which was very generous of him. The staff was... More 

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Fort lauderdale
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I had just lovely stay at this establishment. The rooms were immaculate and even smelled like your housekeeper just left kinda clean. The pool and courtyard were very nice. The beach was within walking distance and they even provide chairs and umbrellas. I will be back again!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Very nice location and rooms. Clean and big rooms, they are very helpful. I highly recommend this hotel. We were very satisfied with our stay. The location is away from the crowded Fort Lauderdale area, but Lauderdale by the Sea is a growing area.

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Address: 4620 North Ocean Drive, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308 (Formerly Great Escape Hotel)
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Location: United States > Florida > Lauderdale by the Sea
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Great Escape Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Great Escape Inn Lauderdale By The Sea, Florida
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
#6 Family Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea

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