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The Waterfront Inn

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GreenLeaders Silver level
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Fitness center
Concierge
Wheelchair access
Business Center
3 Star Hotel
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1105 Lakeshore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162-1698
43.7 miles to Orlando Sanford International Airport
17 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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All reviewslake sumternightly entertainmentbreakfast buffetbalcony overlooking the lakesales managerrent a golf cartwithin walking distancebalcony roombeautiful hotelwater viewnice sizebeds were very comfortableconvenient locationhotel restaurantcoffee makerchristiewedding
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family and I stayed in two adjoining rooms over the past weekend. Unfortunately, we were given a room with bedbugs. The hotel gave us another room but it wasn’t adjoining so I was stuck sleeping with the kids while my husband had the room...More

Thank Ohiomom003
Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your recent stay at The Waterfront Inn. We appreciate you sharing your honest feedback with us and we are sorry that we let you down during your stay. I am glad to hear that we were able to quickly move your rooms....More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Walking distance to all entertainment, restaurants, and shops. Great water view and comfortable accommodations. Tommy Bahama-like decor, on property bar, restaurant and live music in the evening. Well priced for 4th of July week.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stay here often. Love the lake side balcony rooms. View lovely. Pricey. Room spacious and nice bed, desk, sofa, and lounge chair. Amelia's their restaurant has changed menu and was not thrilled with that much preferred old menu. Pool and hot tub clean and not...More

Thank KittyCat522
Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for making the Waterfront Inn your home away from home. I am pleased to hear that we were able to meet your needs and expectations during your stay once again. I will share your comments with my staff and thank them for their...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Price and Room were good, However the staff leaves a bit to be desired. Check-in was 3pm. They finally had my room ready at 4:15pm. No greeting when you walk into hotel, Two women sitting at desks, had to ask if this was the check-in...More

Thank Appleby2018
Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 1 week ago

We appreciate you choosing The Waterfront Inn for your stay in The Villages. I was sorry to read your comments regarding your unpleasant staff experience, please accept my sincerest apology. We take great pride in our training of staff so that they have the right...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Top notch experience from beginning to end. Raquel made the planning process easy and interactive. The ambience for our wedding was great--outside by the water. The wedding banquet was inside and the set up was first class. The buffet food was A++++. I can't say...More

Thank mrsscamp
Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful words recognizing the staff and their attention to detail and service during your wedding. We are honored that you chose us to host your special day! It truly is the perfect ceremony and reception location. Our planners like Raquel, will...More

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Center with Internet Access
Wheelchair access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$106 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$106 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveler (121)
Room & Suite (40)
Pool & Beach (10)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
Questions & Answers
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Mel H
June 26, 2017|
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Response from KikiGinger | Reviewed this property |
I have never measured a hotel rooms square footage. I agree with Flora. You should contact the hotel directly.
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Mel H
June 26, 2017|
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Response from FloraPhyllisNJ | Reviewed this property |
I was in a suite and a king. Both were large
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Oregoniansatlarge
June 8, 2017|
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Response from Niferlou | Reviewed this property |
Call the hotel to verify but I believe they do as most villagers own dogs
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Room Tips
"Lake side balcony rooms great"
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"Ask for lake view - we got the parking lot view."
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"Views of the lake would be pretty"
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"Ask for a water view."
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