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Boardwalk Beach Resort Hotel & Convention Center

9600 South Thomas Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32408 (Formerly Howard Johnson)
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Auburn, Alabama
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9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

The room was great! Enjoyed the view and the location of the hotel. The only "complaint" was the distance you have to walk for the pets to use the bathroom, this wouldn't be an issue but it was COLD and rainy the whole time we were there! Otherwise, GREAT place to stay and would stay again!

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Ridgway, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

Nice, clean hotel. Right on the beach. Nice views. Was able to walk pets around without bothering anyone. We had a great time. Decided to stay an extra night, did so with no problem. We will stay here again. Good location.

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Albuquerque, NM
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

This hotel looked a little dated in the lobby and ballroom areas. We were here for an event only. Service was okay when it came to the catering of the food and drinks for our event. There were lots of burnt out bulbs in the ceiling lighting, contributing to the run-down look. Based on how everything looked, would not choose... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

We really enjoyed our stay, even though it was only for one night. Will definitely be coming back. We loved that it was right on the beach and not too far to walk to the beach. Really love the swings on the board walk.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

i will give 2 stars only because of front counter other wise will give one. but ...... i did not see security, room very accesible from street so did not feel safe, friday saturday , o thursday, restaurant was closed. rooms have comforters which i did not like. and cheap wood laminate floor, room was clean as far as i... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

We had a great time at this resort. Our room was Oceanside and all you had to do was walk out the back door and you were literally on the beach. We found the rooms very clean. The room was small and the bathroom was very small. But for the price we felt like we had an excellent deal. I... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

After reading bad reviews we were a little worried but found it to be a nice quiet place to stay and would stay again. Simple and small, we saw not one bug ( as in some reviews) and found staff to be nice and no problems with dirty room. We came for the beach and wasn't going to spend much... More 

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Otterbein, IN
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

First time to Panama City Beach. Loved the area. Beach was beautiful. The hotel was not one we would stay at again. We do not have problems staying in a low budget hotel or dated one as long as it is clean and the staff are friendly. The rooms didn't feel clean so we cleaned it ourselves. The staff were... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2015

House cleaning was horrible, rooms were dated, not clean and not kept up well. It is overpriced and disgusting. The first room that I was in had no hot water and the exhaust fan did not work. The second room I was in after the housekeeping was horrible.This could be a great hotel if they actually tried.

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Anghiari, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

stayed here for the ironman florida 2016 since this was the host hotel. the rooms are very dated, sparse, spring break type rooms. we stayed at a the hotel in a gulf view room. gulf view is mandatory, the rooms poolside did not see the sun all day long and the beach front is beautiful. room was huge, bed was... More 

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