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Bronx, New York
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved my stay at the drift. Great location near bars/restaurants and just steps away from the beach. The staff was magnificent. The room was beautiful and very clean. Definitely recommend everyone to stay at the drift. An absolute hidden gem!

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Fort Myers, Florida
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73 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

The manager was very friendly and accommodating. The location in relationship to the beach was wonderful being only about 600 feet from the beach. Room was quite well appointed and most of the property appears to have been just remodeled. Toiletries are more on the high end and an ample supply was provided. Continental breakfast type items (O.J., cereal, milk,... More 

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Pilar, Argentina
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91 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

It s a Wonderfull place..i like them very much. The rooms very comfortable and good beds t The personal of the front was friendly The place is the best On the beach Near the most important resto and places to walk and shopping I recommend this hotel 10 points!!!

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1 Thank losgiganti
Gaffney, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Nice little hotel that offers everything needed for a stay. The staff was incredibly nice with us and helped us with everything! Great location as well, one block from the beach and really near Las Olas blvd. Lots of restaurants near as well. Would come back for sure

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Hollywood, Florida
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

did a reservation for 1 night and was charged for it. Came to the hotel finding that office is closed and no room available for us ( Even tho we paid for it!!!) had to find another hotel by ourselves, spend extra money and extra time!!!! Still no refund given and I had to wait few more days for the... More 

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1 Thank Veronika A
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

This is a nice hotel conveniently located in Ft. Lauderdale. The beach and restaurants are close by. The hotel is lovely but the owners need to walk around the property more often and see what needs improving and make the necessary changes. The reception area was cluttered and the receptionist was distracted when we checked in. The room was decorated... More 

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at this property in Feb 2016 and could not say enough good things about this property. During our recent stay, we decided to bring our friends with us. This experience was terrible for the following reasons: 1. Check-in took way too long. 2. Breakfast, consisting of processed and sugary foods were set inside our room.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We really loved the clean and modern room. As parking is expensive and not easy to find in Fort Lauderdale, try to catch one of the free parking spaces in front of the hotel. The owners claim to offer breakfast, but that is slightly exaggerated as there is a tray in the room when you arrive with nothing more than... More 

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Netherlands
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221 reviews
88 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Besides the fact that this is a quaint little nice place with nice rooms and free parking, we experienced some let-downs that made us feel that management is not taking matters serious anymore because the whole Alhambra street block is sold to Marriott. We received a room upgrade upon arrival because the lady could not find our reservation. To mr.... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Very nice location close to the beach and the nightlife around the beach. The rooms are big and clean. Stayed for two nights, they forgot to clean our room after the first night. At least we got new towels after asking them. The breakfast is bad, you get crackers and sugar-cereals (frosties) with a very small yoghurt witch they serve... More 

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Esteban G, Director Comercial at The Drift Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for appreciating our location and rooms.- Keep in mind that for hygiene room to hang the sign request.- We regret that the complimentary breakfast was not to your liking.- Again thank you very much for your comments.- Esteban Giganti More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Drift Hotel

Address: 3005 Alhambra St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-4307
Location: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale > Central Beach
Price Range: $92 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Drift Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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