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Tropicaire Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   4553 Bouganvilla Drive, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Stoke, Quebec
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Close to the beach, stores and night life, but not very clean. Our feet were black from walking on the floor, so we washed utensils, plates and cups before using them, even the chairs. We will not go back.

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Buffalo
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

If your looking for the Ritz Carlton then this is not the property for you. If your looking for personal service by the owner, friendly staff and in the heart of everything this place is for you. Rooms have no carpet, which is really nice. They are cleaned everyday, and if you need anything at all (even a beach towel)... More

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Montreal, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

If you have a choice don't go there, the hotel need an overhaul. Everything is old and stained. The pillows were flat and yellow. The bed spread was stained and. Although the hotel is non smoking, the room reeked of cigarettes.

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tropicairemotel, Manager at Tropicaire Motel, responded to this review

I'm Manager of the Tropicaire Motel, after reading this negative review I'd to write my comments. I do remember those couple who step in from the street looking for place to stay. At the time I did not have any room available but did show them room which will be open in a few days. They did like and decided... More

Chicago, Illinois, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

This motel is very highly recommended by me and my family. I have been there three times already with my family and every time we had very good time. Rooms are clean with small kitchen and no carpet which was important to me. Rooms cleaned every day. There is an outdoor pool and grill area. Motel is placed in very... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

If you're looking for high-end amenities or a more raucous spring break-type atmosphere, then you're definitely better off at a major chain hotel several miles south. My girlfriend and I spent several days here lounging by the motel's charming pool and engaging with the world-traveling guests that filled up the rooms. Our room had a small kitchen, an outdoor grill... More

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Jersey Shore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

Yes, it was clean, but, frankly, that's about the only positive thing I can say about Tropicaire. Everything was dated. Looks like it hasn't had anything done to it since 1955. Furniture, lighting fixtures, bathroom - all old and unmatched. Most of the guests have been going there for years, so it's an old (and I mean old) friends club.... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

Great place to relax and enjoy Southern Florida. Close to good restaurants and the beach. Ted, the owner goes out of his way to make you feel at home. Very nice accommodation’s, clean rooms, and great service. Stayed there 3 nights great price. Pool was very clean and the courtyard was pretty great to just sit out in the morning... More

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Tampa, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

Me and my husabnd was vary happy with Tropicaire Motel it is very close to beach as well as stores Manger was vary nice well keep property it is a places we will will return to again we a=had a ball we were there for our Anniversary as well as vaction vary good

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Farmington, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

Great place to relax and enjoy Southern Florida. Close to good restaurants and the beach. Ted, the owner goes out of his way to make you feel at home. Simple accomandations, clean rooms, and great service.

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Dayton, PA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

My husband and I stayed here for our honeymoon in mid October. What drew me to this place was the good reviews, price, and location to the beach. We did have a good time and the weather was wonderful, but I wouldn't come back again for more than a 1 or 2 night stay. Our room was larger, we had... More

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Address: 4553 Bouganvilla 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): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Tropicaire Motel 2*
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Tropicaire Motel Lauderdale By The Sea, Florida

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