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Driftwood Resort

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   3150 Ocean Dr, Vero Beach, FL 32963
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Ranked #13 of 26 Hotels in Vero Beach
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
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  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cape Canaveral
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

After 3 decades of decent experiences (a few not so good) but mostly good or better, this year a total disaster! The WiFi is unusable, got nothing but excuses as to why, differing depending on whom you asked. I have to work from vacation and rely on the WiFi it was so bad I had to drive 100 miles north... More

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Jeanne M, General Manager at Driftwood Resort, responded to this review

We are sorry you had a bad experience with the wifi on the property. While you were here we had many people who had no problem with connecting and staying on line and doing whatever they wanted to do. We have 9 buildings on the property of varying levels and there are some areas that receive a better signal than... More

Lakeland, Florida
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The old part of Driftwood is enchanting. You can leave your car parked, because everything is within walking distance. The restaurant is reasonably priced and the menu is well rounded. There is a ship wreck off the coast about 1/2 a mile or so. When the tide is low, You can see the mast of the ship. I've heard drivers... More

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Gloversville, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We spent 5 nights here, In a Parkside suite . It was very spacious and homey, with kitchen, living room, large bedroom and closets and 2 bathrooms and a large balcony that over looked the park and the ocean. The beach is beautiful with markers of where the turtles are nesting. I thought that was pretty special. The property is... More

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Higganum, Connecticut
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6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

I stayed at the Driftwood for four nights recently and was very happy with the resort. My room was on the small side but well furnished and comfortable. The two pools were nice along with the beach. The staff were pleasant and helpful. I had read reviews bemoaning the lack of parking but i had no trouble at any time... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

This is a very cool historic hotel. The lounge was fun and inviting the resort is constructed of driftwood gathered in the 1930's. There are bells and unique art through out. It's a warm and happy place to visit. Waldo had great vision. Try the wings at the bar and a cold beer. A great happy hour place to go... More

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Tallahassee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

When you stay here, you must understand WHY you are staying here; it’s not for a plush bed and a 5-star room. The beds (even though new within the past year or so) are marginal at best, and the A/C in most rooms (4-story building anyway) is a loud window units. You stay here because it’s a piece of history... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We had a cottage for a week here and LOVED it! We only had a few issues none were deal breakers. 1st being we tried to do laundry and was not able to do it due to the laundry room having operating hours.( I'm on vacation not a schedule!) 2nd being parking. We had to park in a 2nd lot... More

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Jeanne M, Manager at Driftwood Resort, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your stay, the cottages are some of our nicest units. The parking is difficult, especially on the weekends when the restaurant is hosting live music, as both our guests and the local people enjoy it so much. Hope you didn't have too much trouble finding a place to park. We look forward to you coming back... More

Saint Augustine, Florida
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I grew up traveling from Canada to spend spring break here as a kid and was fortunate enough to be able to do the same with my kids. We spend a week here every year and the last visit I wanted to make sure we would continue this tradition and bought a condo at the resort. If you are looking... More

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Jeanne M, General Manager at Driftwood Resort, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the wonderful review! We are glad you are still enjoying the Driftwood after so many years and that you have now joined the Driftwood family by purchasing a week. See you next year! Jeanne Radlet, GM More

Orlando, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is not a flashy new resort, but rather a relaxing inn on the beach with tons of character and charm. We stayed in the hotel in room 122A. It's on a grassy knoll overlooking the beach and near the pool and restaurant. This was our second stay and we love the place. Room was a suite with kitchen and... More

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Jeanne M, General Manager at Driftwood Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay! Hopefully you will return again in the future!! Jeanne Radlet, GM More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

My family vacationed here every summer and I can still feel the boards under my feet, recall the smell of a cook out in the breeze way, and the sound of those bells ringing. Was there in July 20, 1969 (age 4) when we landed on the moon. Our room was on the boardwalk facing the ocean. The adults were... More

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Jeanne M, General Manager at Driftwood Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind review and memories of so long ago! Hopefully you will continue to visit us in the future! Jeanne L. Radlet, GM More

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Address: 3150 Ocean Dr, Vero Beach, FL 32963
Location: United States > Florida > Vero Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Driftwood Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 100
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