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    The Waterfront Inn

    1105 Lakeshore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162-1698
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    The best thing about the Inn is that it is in walking distance of The Villages. The room was okay. It does need to be updated. The bed was comfortable. The people there were very nice and friendly. I would not recommend eating there. Breakfast...More

    Thank _kimvoisin
    Response from 00gc, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for being our guest. We are glad to know you enjoyed the service provided by our helpful associates and the convenience of our location. Having said that, we’re sorry you were not happy with the food we serve. Your feedback will be shared...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We have been staying at the Waterfront Inn over the last 18 months anytime we spend the weekend in The Villages. The rooms are dated and unfortunately this time a few roaches roomed with us. Beds are very comfortable, but the bathrooms need a little...More

    Thank Karen G
    Response from 00gc, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 1 week ago

    Karen, thank you so much for being loyal to our hotel. We sincerely apologize that you were disappointed with the overall condition of our property and for the housekeeping issues you experienced. Your feedback is of utmost value to us, and we will be sure...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The Waterfront Inn at the Villages is centrally located in a beautiful lakeside setting. It is a step-up from the typical hotel chain, with beautiful decor and extremely comfortable beds, and, yet, is competitively priced. We chose a room without a lake view, which was...More

    Thank SueVanB2015
    Response from 00gc, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for choosing to stay at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages. I am happy to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your visit and loved our well-maintained property. Thank for your kind words, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Christy Kitt, General...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Location, location, location! Excellent place to stay! Walking distance to the dancing action in the square, restaurants and shops, but peaceful enough to relax and enjoy the pool and views of the lake. The top floor "Flamingo suite"offers photographers a stable concrete balcony with EXCELLENT...More

    Thank Waldowanders
    Response from 00gc, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for sharing a wonderful review regarding your stay with us. I'm so glad that you loved our location in the heart of Market Square that has so many activities. Although I am sorry for the issue you encountered in your room, we are...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The carpets in the room are filthy!! Don't go barefoot in the room or your feet will be black. The exterior is falling apart. The balconies are gross with spider webs and wasps flying everywhere. You can not sit out there and enjoy it. The...More

    Thank trigger1672
    Response from 00gc, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I apologize for the problems with housekeeping service and that we didn't promptly correct this. We have inspection procedures in place so this does not occur, and I regret that steps were missed. Our housekeeping team is tightening...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $110 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 120
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    • The Villages
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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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    "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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    "Best views are balconies on the lake side."
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