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Barefoot Mailman Motel

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

This place is cute the people are friendly and has a beautiful outdoor sitting area where you can BBQ and relax the rooms are clean and tidy all around it's good if you are ever in the lantana Boynton Beach area I would definitely recommend this hotel the prices is amazing per night you cannot ask for anything more

Thank wildone007
Daly City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

This is a genuine Motel that gives off that South Florida Vibe without being too cliche'. Rooms are clean clean CLEAN. I'm used to staying in resorts but I couldn't ignore the good reviews and great value. One of the most coziest hotels in South Florida. Highly recommended.

Thank sithlordsoup
Management138, Manager at Barefoot Mailman Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. We try our best to provide the cleanest, safest and most reasonably priced rooms in this area of South Florida. We are aware that not everyone finds we live up to their expectations but most people find that the positives far outweigh the negatives that are mostly out of our control. If... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

Well, where do I start? This is an old but very clean small motel. It is on a busy main road with railroad tracks nearby. The trains run all night. My husband loves the sound of a train, but it kept us awake. The air conditioning is a wall mount unit that decided to make a horrible noise in the... More 

1 Thank JeannetteMichigan
Bozeman, Montana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

This definitely reminds us of motels back in the 50's. It is not fancy, a truly plain-jane, but it is clean and we felt "like family". William and Paul are delightful, as are the lady's who clean the rooms. There is a young man who takes care of the property both inside and out, as well. There is a little... More 

Thank PepL46
Orange County, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

I stay here whenever I'm in the Palm Beach area. It's always the same price and usually available. Don't stay here if you are expecting more than a motel. This place is clean and premises are safe but it is not fancy. All rooms have a fridge and working AC. Plus they have free WIFI. Oh, and there is a... More 

Thank annemZ4526SA
Arvada, Colorado
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8 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

I stayed in this clean and very friendly motel in February while in town working and just booked my return to this motel for later this year wow I'm back in the Fort Lauderdale area working. The management was very friendly and the rest of the staff were very attentive the location is perfect. I am looking forward to my... More 

Thank cpeer2016
Management138, Manager at Barefoot Mailman Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words. We try to make each and every guest feel at home and it will be our pleasure to have you back again. Welcome to the family. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016 via mobile

We had a family efficient room which is small but acceptable at the rate they charge. The staff and owner, who is available at all time, were very friendly and accommodating. The room was clean, shower was small and the Internet spotty. Ocean Ave., which is steps away, is a great area for dinning and late night strolls. You do... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016 via mobile

I was staying for one night and booked this motel because of the low rate. I was pleasantly surprised. From other reviews I knew there would be a train passing occasionally. My room faced the outdoor deck where coffee was available in the morning. The grounds were colorful with an assortment of flowers and yard art. The bed wasn't great... More 

1 Thank whoyster
Sturbridge, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

Found this place on the Internet. The reviews were really good and the price was wonderful. Took a chance and am very glad that we did. I have never heard of the town before but found it to be surrounded by other well known cities and great beaches. There are many good aces to eat both in and around Lantana.... More 

1 Thank 6351Rusty
Atlanta, Ga.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

The Barefoot Mailman is a great economical choice while visiting the Palm Beaches. This mom and pop place is a nice change from the giant chain hotels. You will be with-in walking distance to the beach, drug stores, great restaurants and three natural scrub areas with short hiking trails. The people are friendly and happy to help. They provide info... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 17-unit family-owned family-run motel just one block from the Intracoastal Waterway in Lantana Florida, the Barefoot Mailman has rooms for the budget traveler up through families on a vacation. All rooms are "Non-Smoking", No Pets, Air Conditioned, Tiled Floors, Color TV, WiFi on premises and so much more. Check us out for your next visit! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barefoot Mailman Motel

Address: 138 S Dixie Hwy, Lantana, FL 33462
Location: United States > Florida > Lantana
Price Range: $45 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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