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Makai Beach Lodge

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   707 South Atlantic Ave, Ormond Beach, FL 32176
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Dunnellon, Florida, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

an older bldg. not perfect but rooms were remodeled and clean. Great location. Wave riders and other beach toys including lounge chairs available for free. Staff friendly, pool clean, balcony on the beach. Couples and families were there. BBQ area. Continental breakfast had fresh waffles and a great fresh fruit salad. Had a fine visit and would stay there again.

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Kennesaw, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had previously stayed at this hotel on spring break on two separate occasions years ago and it was a decent hotel, not perfect but alright. I booked a room with standard kitchen this past weekend and I barely wanted to step foot in the room it was so horrible. The floor was disgusting, the kitchen table was dirty/sticky looking,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a typical 'older' beach motel . .but our room was clean .. breakfast was fine (hey, its free!) they have all sorts of pool and beach stuff available and everyone in the office was very friendly.. the walls are thin. .so you do hear other guests and the outside isnt the most "appealing" . .but they are working... More

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Deltona, FL
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family stayed here for three nights and it was very enjoyable. Our rooms was clean and we had a comfortable bed. The curtains did have tiny holes (looks like from being washed to much) but other than that we had no complaints with the room. The outside of the hotel does need some TLC and they do not have... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Title say's it all. This place is a dump. It was a last minute online booking so of course we could not get a refund. There aren't even enough parking spaces. You have to park across the street.The place is old dirty nasty.The walls are paper thin you can hear conversations in the next room. The staff is rude and... More

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KINGSLAND
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bed is horrible, so old and worn out, also no mattress cover, sheets & blanket have holes and stains, pillow had hair on it, hair and sand next to wall and bathtub, used toilet paper roll next to toilet indicating no cleaning after last guest, towels and wash cloths were so thread bear and stained, pool with scum and dirty... More

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Fort Mc Coy, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here many times now. The staff is very friendly and have made our stays GREAT. The rooms are always clean. They offer beach loungers w/umbrellas NO CHARGE. They have boogie boards and such for the kids to use NO CHARGE. The only thing that I wish they had is maybe some sort of outdoor music, like a... More

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Orlando
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a wonderful time here with my significant other. This is our 2nd time coming back and it for sure won't be the last! We got the oceanfront king bedroom and we loved it so much. It was perfect for our getaway.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

We have been staying at the makai for 8 years we have tried other hotels motels on the beach and nobody compares in value or staff. The staff is very friendly helpful caring & knowledgeable. The rooms are average the housekeeping really needs to be improved but the housekeeping staff are kind & friendly. I have no complaints and will... More

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Altamonte Springs, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

If you have a good imagination ~ think of yourself in a Madmen episode. In its hay day I'm sure this was a lovely stop on your way to Miami.... that said: this is a value for your money beach hotel. if you want to sit in your room and look out at beach~ or sit under an umbrella on... More

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Address: 707 South Atlantic Ave, Ormond Beach, FL 32176
Location: United States > Florida > Ormond Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Makai Beach Lodge 2*
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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
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