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Hideaway Waterfront Resort & Hotel
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   4601 SE Fifth Avenue, Cape Coral, FL 33904   |  
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Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Cape Coral
Maryland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“what a cute motel”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

We stayed here the week of 7/16-7/20/12, it is a very nice motel hidden in a residential area. It was quiet, clean. The staff was very nice. I loved the back of the motel, being on a canal with a large deck, hammock, plenty of tables & chairs. We had the chance to use the gas grill out back, had a wonderful steak dinner on the deck by the water. I loved that everything you need is there, dishes, linens, stove, fridge, microwave, glasses, coffee maker. If you are looking for a hoity toity motel this isn't for you, but if you want a clean friendly place to stay this is it. We would definetely stay here again. Thank you Linda & Mark.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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HideawayResort, Owner at Hideaway Waterfront Resort & Hotel, responded to this review, October 16, 2012
You are welcome! Thank you for staying with us - we're looking forward to seeing you again.
Best,
Mark & Linda
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

This is a family-run resort and Mark, Linda and Kyle epitomize what the hospitality business is supposed to be. They really care about every detail. The place is not cookie-cutter modern, like all the chain hotels. So it that's what you are after this isn't your place. The Hideaway has a charm and comfort that reminds our family of more relaxed, happier times. Sitting poolside or on the deck overlooking the canal, we slow down and begin to savor time together. For us, this is the only place to stay in the Cape Coral/ Fort Myers area.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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HideawayResort, Owner at Hideaway Waterfront Resort & Hotel, responded to this review, October 16, 2012
Thank you for staying with us - we strive to create a relaxed and comfortable environment... happy to hear you enjoyed your time together!
Mark & Linda
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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

My family had a wonderful stay at this hotel. The staff and owners really took good care of us. The apartment was clean, inviting and had plenty of room. All the amenities were designed for comfort. We used the grill, full kitchen, kayak and the pool as well as the grounds. My Husband and daughter had dolphins come up to their kayak while paddling through the canal. We had five people stay in the room and there was plenty of space for everyone. I would not hesitate to recommend this hotel for anyone who loves a taste of old Florida and the feel of a private resort.

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  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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HideawayResort, Owner at Hideaway Waterfront Resort & Hotel, responded to this review, October 16, 2012
Glad to hear from you! It's good to know you were as comfortable on your second stay.
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Mark & Linda, Owners
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Beavercreek, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

Great deal, clean, owners Mark and Linda and staff very friendly and accomodating. The deck out back was peaceful with a gorgeous view of the canal. Central location is a plus. Would definetely stay here again.

  • Stayed June 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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HideawayResort, Owner at Hideaway Waterfront Resort & Hotel, responded to this review, October 16, 2012
Thanks for staying with us! We appreciate your comments!
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Jupiter, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

We had a great time at the Hideaway Resort. Clean room, confortable bed, this place reminds me of my favorite hotel in the Keys. The staff and owners were just wonderful, the grounds and pool were perfect! If you are looking for a place to relax, with personal service and extra touches, this it the place. We will definately be back!

Room Tip: Our room had a kitchen, with everything you need. Saved lots of money by dining in.
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  • Stayed June 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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HideawayResort, Owner at Hideaway Waterfront Resort & Hotel, responded to this review, October 16, 2012
We're thrilled to know that you enjoyed your time with us - Thank you for your comments.
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
Reviews in 20 cities Reviews in 20 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2012

We booked in here for a 1 night stay and had a nice relaxing time. The owner was very helpful telling us where to go and what we could do in the area, he even offered us some bikes to use to get around if we wanted. There is a nice pool at the front of the building and around the back there is a decking area that backs onto the canal. We were walking distance from the downtown area with some bars and restaurants. Our room was nice and comfortable, we were on the ground floor but there was no noise.

  • Stayed March 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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HideawayResort, Owner at Hideaway Waterfront Resort & Hotel, responded to this review, October 16, 2012
So glad to hear that you found your stay peaceful! Thanks for reviewing us.
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Reading U.K.
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

I echo some of the comments made by other reviewers. However I do think that when you go somewhere that although isn't 5 star there should be at least fresh clean sheets. The ones we had were old, faded, synthetic and worn. Didn't have a good nights sleep because of this. Can I suggest investing in some new cotton linen.

Stayed April 2012, traveled with family
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HideawayResort, Owner at Hideaway Waterfront Resort & Hotel, responded to this review, June 4, 2012
Thank you for taking the time to comment. We recently experienced a delay in a shipment of linens, which are now in service. Although we experimented with a synthetic blend for a short time, we have since returned to cotton.
Best,
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Address: 4601 SE Fifth Avenue, Cape Coral, FL 33904
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Location: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Cape Coral
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Cape Coral
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hideaway Waterfront Resort & Hotel 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hideaway Waterfront Resort and Hotel, located in Cape Coral, Florida, is a full-service hotel, getaway resort and extended-stay hotel. Overlooking the waterfront, with hotel rooms or suites with kitchenettes, you'll be comfortable and have plenty of amenities for relaxation and fun! Tiki huts, heated pool, waterfront views, established coconut trees, kayaking, bicycling, wireless and cable. ... more   less 
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