We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Coral Reef Guesthouse

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Coral Reef Guesthouse
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

81 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 75: English reviews
St. Petersburg, Florida
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed October 24, 2016

My partner and I decided to take a weekend getaway to relax. After reading several reviews of many places we decided to chose Coral Reef. From the time we entered the property it felt like home and all we had to do was unpack. The room was amazingly clean along with great hospitality. RW has put a personal touch to... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sheldon P
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed August 30, 2016

A little slice of paradise! Thoroughly enjoyed my 7 night stay at the CR. I reserved the King Elite Suite which contains a bedroom, living/dining area and small kitchen. The suite was very comfortable and immaculately kept by the very conscientious, helpful and personable staff : George and Aaron. - August is considered "off season" so things were very relaxed... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank 22johnnyg
Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina
1 review
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Very nice hotel. very warm and helpful employees. They care about the welfare of guests. Although we did not stay long in the hotel we felt like family. I would not hesitate in staying again at Coral Reef. I recommend it 100%.

Helpful?
Thank NDRArgentina
Level Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed May 16, 2016

I slacked on sending a review after getting back from vacation, but the procrastination on our part does not take away from our stay at Coral Reef. First of all, the place was immaculate; from the office/breakfast area, to the pool area and of course our rooms. We were treated very well and the location of CR helped us get... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Brian_Alves_
Flagler Beach
Level Contributor
31 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Beautifully kept, immaculate grounds and rooms and the most friendliest staff !!! We had stayed here years back before the new owner took over, and we loved it then....but I must say that the resort has definitely been upgraded......to being even nicer than before ! We had a beautiful room and RW gave us a tour of the property and... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank James C
Phoenix, AZ
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed April 9, 2016

Excellent Stay, very nice and accommodating staff, the owner was very helpful. Very clean and well maintained. The staff even drove us to a local restaurant near by for a wonderful dinner and drinks. The hot tub is very spacious and nice.

Helpful?
Thank dcwings
Wheaton, Maryland
2 reviews
Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stayed at the Coral Reef Guesthouse while we were on a cycling tour of Florida. The resort is clothing optional. The clientele is mainly gay men, but all adults are welcome. The staff is very respectful, answered our questions, and went out of their way to take care of us and all of their guests. Features... More 

Helpful?
Thank wheaton_guy
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
13 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed February 20, 2016

My husband and I came to Ft. Lauderdale for a close friend's 50th birthday celebration, which happened to coincide with one of the most expensive times of the year to get a hotel room (Valentine's weekend/Spring Break). After searching for gay-friendly hotels on Trip Advisor we stumbled upon the Coral Reef Guest House and I am so glad we did.... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Jamie Garey C
boston
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 15, 2016 via mobile

I don't know where to start except to say that Wayne absolutely adores being the most hospitable host I've ever had. The little guest house feels like a New England summer house , and people are guests in the real sense of the word. Warm , friendly , genuine and sincere. Wayne , Erin and other staff are Always happy... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank promoguyBoston
TheCoralReef, Owner at Coral Reef Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank You For Your Great Review ! We look forward to your next stay ! More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
120 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

I can't express enough how happy we have been with the service and accommodations at Coral Reef. From the moment we entered the property we have received superior service from all of the staff. RW and his staff go beyond what one would expect. They are very accommodating. The room rates are in my opinion reasonable. We stayed in two... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nick C
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

17 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (12)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (5)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Fort Lauderdale hotels
Victoria Park
The Victoria Park Hotel
The Victoria Park Hotel
#3 of 134 in Fort Lauderdale
702 reviews
Central Beach
Premiere Hotel
Premiere Hotel
#1 of 134 in Fort Lauderdale
3,460 reviews
The Aqua Hotel
#8 of 134 in Fort Lauderdale
922 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Central Beach
Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach
Sonesta Fort Lauderdale Beach
#21 of 134 in Fort Lauderdale
2,378 reviews
The Worthington Guest House
#2 of 35 in Fort Lauderdale
729 reviews
Pelican Grand Beach Resort, A No...
#12 of 134 in Fort Lauderdale
3,355 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax and enjoy the superb hospitality at this haven for gay men, in quiet, upscale Coral Ridge. Eight scrupulously clean, cheerful rooms and suites cloister around a verdant, clothing-optional courtyard, with sparkling pool and 12-man Jacuzzi. Included: designated parking; continental breakfast ; computer/printer access; Wi-Fi in poolside rooms; bicycles (as available). Close to beach, restaurants, shopping, bars, Wilton Drive, Downtown/Las Olas; walk to the Galleria Mall. Gay owned/operated. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coral Reef Guesthouse

Address: 2609 NE 13th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-1503
Location: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range: $169 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Coral Reef Guesthouse 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Priceline, Odigeo and Hotels.com so you can book your Coral Reef Guesthouse reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Coral Reef Guesthouse Hotel Fort Lauderdale
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Coral Reef Guesthouse staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“I enjoyed the view of the pool from my room.”
 of 5 bubbles 22johnnyg, Aug 30, 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are comfy”
 of 5 bubbles dcwings, Apr 9, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 103, but all of the rooms looked very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles jamiegareyc, Feb 20, 2016 | Read review
“All are equally good!”
 of 5 bubbles Dallas75219, Jan 7, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles donl925, Jan 1, 2016 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay