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Southern Seas Resort and Hotel

4520 El Mar Drive, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308
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Margate, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every year during the thanksgiving weekend my cousins and my daughter-in-law and myself escape to the beach for 2 nights. It took us a couple of tries but after we found this place we've never looked for another, this is our 2nd year and we've reserved it for next year. The apartment is fairly modern, clean and slide open the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My trip began on Saturday Nov. 15 and I was greeted by a very friendly "Yolanda". Within minutes I felt like we had known each other forever. She escorted me to apartment 18 (even pulled my larger bag up the stairs, bless her heart!) and once entering the suite I knew I had made the right decision. Much of the... More 

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Pittsburgh, PA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I arrived Sunday & was met by Yolanda. She was very kind and welcoming, so I felt right at home immediately. She showed me to my room which had just been remodeled (#29). It was right on the beach - NOTHING between my windows and the ocean but sand! I made sure to leave the windows & blinds open every... More 

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Teresa D, Manager at Southern Seas Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review and for choosing to stay with us. We are so proud that we were able to provide a relaxing and comfortable place for you, and all of our guests to enjoy. Thank you for acknowledging a great addition to Southern Seas Resort, Yolanda's kindness mirrors her actions, she provides a little extra in the... More 

1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

If you want to take the edge off and feel at peace this is the place to stay. Great staff! We travel and stay at many fine hotels and this place is our favorite. I recommend this hotel as a fantastic place to stay.

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Oxford, Massachusetts
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

My husband and I traveled to Lauderdale by the Sea and stayed at Southern Seas Resort. We came for the beach and got so much more. When we arrived, Teresa was in the office. She could not have been more pleasant. Anything we needed our entire 10 day stay, we just had to ask. We had an oceanfront efficiency room... More 

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Teresa D, Manager at Southern Seas Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

I am so humbled from your kind words. Thank you, it is always a pleasure to meet wonderful people such as you and your hubby, as you said you get to make great fiends, that is what I always feel when someone comes to stay here at Southern Seas Resort. I am really happy that you were able to join... More 

New Canaan, Connecticut
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Southern Seas Resort and Hotel is a great place for family and friends. We have been coming here for the past several years and have enjoyed every stay. The beachfront location is superb and expansive. The resort also offers a beautiful pool and great rooms/service. Each room offers a kitchen, TV, and internet service. The management/ staff is exceptional, and... More 

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Teresa D, Manager at Southern Seas Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so very much for your wonderful comments. We are so happy that you had a great stay, we strive to provide comfort, and take a personal interest in making sure that every guest has a memorable experience. We look forward to your future stays. Hugs, Teresa More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I would like to commend the management and staff of Southern Seas for the delightful stay I recently had. Originally, I booked my travel at another hotel along El Mar Drive and upon arrival, could not rest my head given the amount of noise, lack of internet, and overall look of the facilities. After a quick walk down the street,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

So relaxing and literally right on the beach. Have been coming here for over 6 years with family and it's so much fun! Love the pool, farmers market, street festival and the staff is super friendly. The grocery store is walking distance and rooms have little kitchens so you eat healthy and cheap if you'd like. This is a small... More 

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1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

We have been coming here for the past 10 years.it has always been a great get away.This trip one wk ago turned into a heart break. We had personnel stuff taken from our room .We felt so violated.What was more upsetting the management never came to offer what can they do to make our remaining stay more enjoyable.absolutely nothing .Police... More 

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Teresa D, Manager at Southern Seas Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

The Resort's Management and staff attempt to provide an outstanding guest experience for all visitors at our Resort. Following my conversation with you the other day, we are still investigating your specific issue, and as we discussed all parties have not been able to reconcile the alleged events in order to be brought to closure. We have always enjoyed your... More 

Espyville, Pennsylvania, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Great place so nice so clean! We loved everything about this place especially the beachfront and pool that was sunny all day. No shade! Great customer service, can't wait go go back! Very clean and amazing all around!

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Teresa D, Manager at Southern Seas Resort and Hotel, responded to this review

I want to personally say thank you for once again choosing Southern Seas Resort. We value your continued loyalty, and appreciate your wonderful comments. As you know our number one goal is to insure that our guest enjoy their experience. We look forward to your next visit!! Thank you Teresa More 

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Address: 4520 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): $$
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Southern Seas Hotel Lauderdale By The Sea
Souters Hotel On The Ocean
Southern Seas Resort And Hotel Lauderdale By The Sea, Florida
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
#9 Romantic Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
#10 Family Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea

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