We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 1 Mexico Beach B&Bs / inns

Driftwood Inn

2105 Highway 98, Mexico Beach, FL 32410
Hotel amenities
  • Overview
  • Reviews (95)
  • Photos (53)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (16)
  • Location
  • More
Driftwood Inn
Ranked #1 of 1 Mexico Beach B&B and Inns
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Mexico Beach
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

95 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    31
    29
    10
    12
    13
See reviews for
19
37
1
2
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (16)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Montezuma, Georgia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family and I have stayed here several times and never had a problem. Beds could be better but good things made up for it, until my very LAST stay few weeks ago. Money in room became missing. (walked off with someones help)Yes, we should have been more careful. But, manager could care less and very rude about it. My... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tallahassee
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We rented cottage #4 for 2 nights, right on the beach and perfect for us! Queen bed for my husband and I and futon for our daughter. Nice full kitchen too. Definitely recommend! Adding photos of the property and inside of the cottage. Chairs on the porch with coffee and breeze... Heaven :)

Was this review helpful? Yes
atlanta
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to pretty much agree with the last review written about the conditions of the Driftwood Inn but have to say what a perfect beach location and outside property this is. The inn needs a facelift as the rooms are looking outdated and furniture in sad shape. didn't have a cleanliness issue with our cottage. this is just such... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
birmingham,al.
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow. Southern charm is limited to the dated facade. The space this "Inn" occupies on the beachfront is the only reason it remains operational. Sure the flowers are nice, the decks, and outdoor spaces are welcoming, but that's the end of anything resembling comfort. The staff are all frowning. One brief conversation with the owner reveals why, I no longer... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 7

Travelers are raving about these Mexico Beach hotels

Greenwood, SC
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stayed here for a friend's wedding so not a place we were seeking. This is a very old place with lots of living arrangements. We opted for a one bedroom cottage with kitchenette. There is no dining room or bar so you are on your own as far as eating and drinking. Coffee in morning in lobby. Rooms are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I needed a get a way after moving and we stayed two nights at the Driftwood Inn. I felt like I was home. The staff and people staying there we so friendly and the view was great. Just what we needed!!! Loved all the animals and birds. Jo Jo won my heart! I had read there was... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
tennessee
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We wanted a quiet relaxing beach vacation. Well, the beach was quiet and relaxing but our room #14 was clean but had old uncomfortable furniture that needed updating. We were told it had a fully stocked kitchenette. Well, the first morning we went to make coffee at 6:30 am and no coffee pot and very few other supplies to cook... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
Florida
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

My son wanted a relaxed beach wedding. This spot was perfect for our needs. We had around 100 people attend. Our wedding guests stayed on property and made a mini vacation of it. The rooms are large and fully equipped. We cooked our meals here and enjoyed fantastic scenery and sunsets every waking moment. Staff was more than accommodating, David... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

We were greeted in the lobby by jojo the parrot and he waved as i took his picture. The front staff didnt appear rude as some reviews have stated but dry. What do you want from people its probably boring sitting there all day. Anyways, she seemed to be helpful enough for us. The room was average but comfortable and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

This was our first trip to Mexico Beach and our first stay at the Driftwood Inn, I would recommend the cottages, especially cottage 6 you get the perfect view of the ocean and the inns grounds, it was so quaint and peaceful, reminded me of Cape cod in New England, we had a beautiful restful time, we loved it there... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Driftwood Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Driftwood Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Driftwood Inn

Address: 2105 Highway 98, Mexico Beach, FL 32410
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Mexico Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Driftwood Hotel Mexico Beach

53 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (53)
Viewed
Room/suite (13)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (23)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (14)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)

Amenities

Free Parking
Number of rooms
24

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer

    Bookmark for later
    Save Saved
    You added Driftwood Inn to your Saves list