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Dixie Belle Motel

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3155 West Highway 98, Port Saint Joe, FL 32456
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Dixie Belle Motel
Ranked #3 of 7 Hotels in Port Saint Joe
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Georgetown, Texas
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I spent five nights in the Dixie Belle Motel. The owners and staff were very nice but they gave us the privacy we were looking for. The Motel was quiet and clean and the prices very reasonable. We also felt very safe there. We loved the location of the Dixie Belle as we were able to travel... More

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Blue Springs, Missouri
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

My husband, I and our two dogs just spent four nights at this wonderful little motel and enjoyed every minute of our stay. Clean, fresh smelling room with comfortable beds and lots of hot water! I enjoyed visiting with the owners and they were always pleasant and helpful. I highly recommend this motel to anyone who needs a place to... More

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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60 reviews 60 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

If you are a child of the 60's you may have stayed at motels just like this one all over Florida. The charm I found here was parking right outside your room door, immaculately clean room, and a place to park our 24' long pontoon boat with a wash down hose. They even provide clean rags to clean your boat!... More

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michelada28, Owner at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

Very beautifully written. You have a real talent and we so appreciate your kind words. More

Auburn, Alabama
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My husband and I recently returned from a fishing trip with another couple. We stayed at the Dixie Belle nearly 9 years ago and not much has changed...in a good way! Cold air and a place to lay your head. We appreciated the note that a hand towel was missing from the room...we accidently stuck it in our bag for... More

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michelada28, Owner at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

I love your review. We have no illusions about what we have to offer our guests and sincerely appreciate it when people "get us." We give you exactly what you described and we're proud of it. Thanks so much. More

Daphne, Alabama
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59 reviews 59 reviews
9 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We went to Port St. Joe to enjoy the scallop season with another family of four, and we needed an affordable place that we could use as a base for our daily adventures. We'd considered camping but thought that air conditioned rooms and showers might feel quite good after long days in the sun - and we were right. The... More

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michelada28, Owner at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

I really appreciate your telling folks exactly what we are here at the Dixie Belle. I try through my website to let people know what to expect. My fears are always that expectations are too high. We are what we are. What we want is guests like you who appreciate what we have to offer. More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

If you aren't snooty and are looking for a place that is clean, inexpensive, convenient and well accommodates boaters this is your place. We dug the old Americana vibe of the place. After a long fun day enjoying the bay it was just what we needed. No more but no less.

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michelada28, Owner at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

The Dixie Belle was built in 1956 and surely has it's limitations. We're always happy to welcome guests who are happy with the "historic" atmosphere and we think we know our demographic pretty well and cater to the boater's needs. More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We stayed at this quaint little motel while scalloping and boating for a few days. The rooms were small but perfect. The room was clean and smelled fresh each day. The other guests were friendly and considerate. We enjoyed our stay and would recommend it to anyone looking for a comfortable place to stay. Rooms had a small coffee maker,... More

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michelada28, Owner at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

We like being called quaint. We think that's a plus. Thanks for the thumbs up. More

Mobile, Alabama, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I'm dreading writing this review, but the secret is out!! Yes, this is a fisherman's and family hotel. It is definitely out of the 1950s. The owners are on site and super friendly. The outdoor fish cleaning station was great for cleaning our scallops. Our room was small and outdated, BUT had a fridge, microwave, great A/C, hot water, and... More

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michelada28, Owner at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for recognizing our efforts to give you a good experience here at the Dixie Belle. More

Lewisburg, Tennessee, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Stayed for three nights. Our room was super clean. I didn't feel uncomfortable at all. Nice and cool air conditioning. Nothing fancy here, but if you need a cozy place to sleep and clean up, this is it. We spent most of our time at a beach that was just 1/8 mile down the road. Not many people there. That... More

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michelada28, Owner at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

We really appreciate you're taking the time to tell people that your experience at the Dixie Belle was enjoyable. We have a small aging property and we try very hard to keep it the cleanest and most comfortable roadside inn for you. More

Moultrie, Georgia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I have stayed in some rat holes in my day, but this is the first time I have ever had to argue about getting extra towels. The lady running the motel had a bad attitude and made every request a hassle. The light switch broke in our room and her first response was "Well can't do anything about til tomorrow."... More

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michelada28, Owner at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

As to the broken light switch, the guest reported it at 6 PM. I called my husband from a meeting at the VFW and the switch was repaired before the family got back from dinner. Towel theft is one of our biggest expenses. There were plenty of towels for the whole family. With this group, I had a hard time... More

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Additional Information about Dixie Belle Motel

Address: 3155 West Highway 98, Port Saint Joe, FL 32456
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Port Saint Joe
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Dixie Belle Hotel Port Saint Joe

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