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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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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Winter Springs, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was seeking a reasonably priced place on the beach. So I looked at the pictures on the website and they were not a good representation of the condition. Exterior of the building was dingy, parking lot was sloppy, the whole place needed a good pressure wash. The only redeeming value were the employees who were quite nice. However, that... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Please don't waste your time with this motel, you will be sorry. It's the most disgusting place I've ever seen. Had originally booked two nights, but only stayed one because it was so gross. It was dirty, walls are paper thin, bathroom was size of a closet, and beds so hard you might as well have slept on floor. Worried... More 

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Georgia
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We didn't spend much time in the room. The bathroom were very small. TV was awful. Very fuzzy and remote didn't work. Excellent location and great staff. Worked out fine for us. Request a room next to an elevator, upper floor and gulf view.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Bad room booked thru hotels.com. Would not give a nice room because 3rd party booked for us. Didn't want to refund money.. Horrible experience.. You have been warned. All other reviews correct.. Dirty walls, 6 inch gap in joining room so they can see in.. Rusted appliances.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, this place was advertised falsely. Looks beautiful, clean, etc in pictures but in person it's disgusting. There is sand under the fridge, and all over the floor. The fridge doesn't even work... Didn't cool down any of our drinks... The beds are SUPER hard.... I felt like I was sleeping on the floor and this is not an exaggeration...... More 

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Newnan, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the most disgusting place! All the A/C units leak a ton of water in the breeze ways which the puddles up with no proper drainage. When they do drain, it rolls onto the breezeway below you; just under the ONLY place to stand and view the ocean. My husband joked that it looked like you could get athletes... More 

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Clyde, North Carolina, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed a week and it is not as advertised. The two double beds in the room were more like twin size. Two people could not have slept in one of those beds. There was only one pool open the entire week, but two are advertised. Food at the hotel bar and restaurant was good. There are not any restaurants... More 

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Katy, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was at a great location from the beach, but it looked different from what the pictures showed, it was average clean but we had a great time. We were expected to see it how on the pictures which it was a little different, for example there was water leaking from the A/C and there was like slimy green... More 

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Russellville, Kentucky
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at Boardwalk Hotel was absolutely disgusting. On the first night that we arrived, the bed was FULL of sand before we even laid down. There was rust all around the toilet and shower, the refrigerator did not work, and there was no trash can in the room besides the mini one in the bathroom. Room service did not... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the price we paid it wasn't worth it. We stayed 2 nights. The beds are hard, the floors felt gross. There was hair in the bath tub. There was no counter space to get get ready. The TV barely worked. And our Gulf front room was pool front you could hardley see the ocean from our balcony. If I... More 

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