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Lakeside Inn

100 N. Alexander St., Mount Dora, FL 32757
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Jacksonville, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

There was an Art Festival going on in Mt. Dora, so we got to the hotel at 9:30 in the morning to make sure we could get a parking space. I told the hotel clerk that I knew we were way to early for check-in, but if we could check-in earlier than 3:00p.m., I would really appreciate it. I got... More 

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Williamstown, Australia
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94 reviews 94 reviews
11 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an old favourite when working in the north Orlando area. Set on the water front of the gorgeously historic Lake Dora, while I'm in the area for business I would love to bring my wife here for a weekend. The rooms are probably edging towards tired but the charm and setting compensates - sit on the verandah (or... More 

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orlando
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff very accommodating! Rooms - sink, bathtub, window sills loaded with bugs! No soda machine, if there was an ice machine , we couldn't dind it! No atm machine. The walls are paper thin- we heard the woman staying next to us say-are you naked? Pretty funny. If the doors to the outside shut- there was a good 2 inch... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were here for a wedding in March 2015. We loved the atmosphere of the town and hotel and the fact that it's right on the water makes for a beautiful view, especially at sunrise and sunset. The bed was comfortable and the room clean. There isn't much to brag about as far as the rooms go.... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here three years ago durring the early renovation and suffered through it knowing it's on going process. The room was hot portable AC roll around in room. Waited till the renovations were almost complete for hotel before returning witch was around three years. News letters kept us in on progress. Well we decided to give... More 

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Saint Augustine, Florida, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We actually had read a few reviews before we stayed & the experience we shared there WAY surpassed our expectations! We had a room in the heart of the hotel, the room was a bit small but quite lovely. Someone had mentioned in a review the air conditioning was older so we brought a small fan - Perfect! The food... More 

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San Diego, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
64 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's charming, and the location is perfect. Why in the world they let people smoke in the restaurant area of the front porch is the reason they lost two stars. When we asked about it at the front desk, they said we could move to a different table, or ask the smokers to move. Which means they know people are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although the hotel was full and we didn't stay there, we did enjoy a yummy breakfast there this morning. Our waiter Floyd was top notch: friendly and very helpful! The staff makes all the difference! We also enjoyed shopping in the Gatehouse.

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Rockland, Maine
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old fashioned Florida from a different century describes the Lakeside Inn. Who would think of a 132 year old hotel being in Florida? Its location on Lake Dora and memorable sunsets will bring us back soon. Sabrina, an extraordinary manager, solved our credit card mess and proved to the credit card company that the problem was on their end. She... More 

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This historic hotel was built in 1883. By American standards, that is notable. The rooms are clean and comfortable although not 5 star. What is 5 star is the location. Situated directly on Lake Dora & consumes a large span of the shoreline. It is unbeatable.

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