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    The Waterfront Inn

    1105 Lakeshore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162-1698
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good25%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 424 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    I have stayed at nearly every hotel in the Villages when visiting family and the poor quality of this stay was surprising. Only definite plus for this hotel is it's location. This is one of the newest hotels in the Villages so I was surprised...More

    Thank jkdaves
    Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for your choosing to stay with us recently and we appreciate your candid review. Please know that we do not take these concerns lightly, especially with the cleanliness of the hotel - has to be priority #1. Our housekeeping staff has passion for...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Waterfront in is close to all the entertainment, dining and shopping in Lake Sumter Landing, the center of The Villages. The location on the lake provides the best setting for outside dining. AND Breath Taking Sunsets I was there to record a wedding, outside on...More

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

    Dear Michael, Thank you so much for your positive review of the hotel. You probably work at many locations, so it's nice of you to share the beauty The Waterfront Inn has to offer. The staff and I are very proud of the hotel and...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This was our first time in the Villages, knowing nothing about the hotels decided to book online and wing it! We arrived around 9:30pm. We were greeted with smiles and friendly Hellos. The man that checked us in was very pleasant. The lobby was spotless....More

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

    Thank you for your recent stay with us and taking the time to write about your positive experience with our staff as well as share about the beautiful accommodations. We take great pride in providing every guest a most memorable stay and it seems we...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our party of 14 people had dinner last night at the Amelia Restaurant and our dining experience was very disappointing. We arrived at 5:55 and did not receive our entrees until 1 hr. 35 minutes later. We rarely saw our server and we had to...More

    Thank Nancy K
    Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for sharing your dining experience. I will immediately meet with the Executive Chef and F&B management team and go over this feedback. We will get to the bottom of our food quality issues as well as service issues and make necessary corrections. We...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Very ordinary check in person (& I'm being polite), décor that should have been redone a decade ago, WiFi that works intermittently, aircon that smells, windows that don't open, even a little (safety?).... Where the Villages is an impressive complex, this hotel in the center...More

    Thank atrecker
    Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your candid and honest review of the hotel. We are about to begin revamping The Waterfront Inn which includes making changes to the Wifi to better service our guests. As the General Manager of the hotel, I am very eager to correct...More

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    About
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    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
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • 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
    • $138 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 120
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • The Villages
    • Also Known As
    • The Waterfront Hotel Lady Lake ,
    • Waterfront Hotel Lady Lake
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    Traveler (118)
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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 Flora P | 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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    "We only went to the restauran....did not stay at the hotel."
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    "Ask for lakeview and top floor to avoid noise"
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    "Try and get a room with a Lake View, it is quite nice. Some rooms also have a small balcony."
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    "Check for any special events during the time of your visit!"
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