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3905 Casey Key Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275
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Gulf Surf Motel
Ranked #7 of 9 Hotels in Nokomis
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed over the weekend with family and friends and the water was perfect, the fishing amazing and the motel very cozy and clean. The kitchens are stocked with dishes etc, so if you want to cook you can! The beds are very comfortable and everything is a few steps from the beach. You must go see the drum circle... More

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florida
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81 reviews 81 reviews
13 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

RIGHT ON THE WATER......We just came back for a 3 night 4 day stay at Gulfsurf. We were visiting my father in law who was having a birthday and we joined him at this resort. My husband is a 5 star junkie, he needs flat screen TVs, room service and gourmet dining, so I was really worried he would hate... More

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lakewood
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39 reviews 39 reviews
7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We used to stay at the Gulf Surf in the 80's and early 90's when visiting my mother-in-law who lived in the area. We had to be in the Sarasota area for a weekend so decided to see what it was like 20 years later. I wanted to rent unit #7, beachfront with two bedrooms, two baths. This was the... More

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Kissimmee, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

This is a traditional Florida Resort of the past. If you want the Hyatt or Marriott facilities, then stay there - not here. It is a beautiful location and the people are very friendly. We meet there every year at the same time and have met people who have been coming since they were kids and they are in their... More

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Del Rio, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013 via mobile

Noisy window unit which leaked. Very hot in unit because window unit was no where near adequate for the space. This was the beachfront on the right side. Cleanliness average & needs updating. They really believe nothing needs to be changed because of the location.

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012 via mobile

we called this hotel 3 weeks prior to out visit to ok that my family with 3 children would visit. We advised them that we are driving an rv down and would need to park it there. They said no problem. We drove 2200 miles to go to this place! When we arrived the hotel manager diane was so very... More

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Tampa
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Wonderful old Florida motel right on the beach. Time is occupied by watching nature (tons of different birds, dolphins dancing, bait fish jumping & rays going by) or collecting shells & sharks teeth while guessing hatch dates on all the staked out turtle nests. QUIET place that seems very non commercial & more couple / adult oriented. Brought our bicycles... More

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55 reviews 55 reviews
33 hotel reviews
204 helpful votes 204 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2011

Stayed at this hidden gem with my sister and brother-in -law. Tucked away among homes of the rich and famous, the old Florida style motel is a hold out to simplier times. The rooms are small and "old style" but well maintained and sufficient. The screened in porches are a nice touch. The true treasure of this motel is the... More

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Louisville, Kentucky
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2009

Our family has been going to Gulf Surf for years. It is a very small Mom and Pop motel with no frills. But it sits directly on million dollar beach front property. The location is out of this world! The beach has lots of shells, sharks teeth and so much wildlife that it is a protected Key. We had turtles... More

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Miami Beach, Florida
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19 reviews 19 reviews
19 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2008

Tranquil, that's exactly what it was, from the moment we arrived until we left. A weekend in a beach house on Casey Key island Nokomis. We found this place while searching for a hotel in Sarasoto.we rented for the weekend apartment number 5 , which is fully equipped, located at the back of the office with a deck containing table... More

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Address: 3905 Casey Key Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275
Location: United States > Florida > Nokomis

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