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Boca Beach Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
Ranked #1 of 27 Hotels in Boca Raton
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Reviewed July 10, 2010

Luxury to spare what a beautiful place. Try the frozen hot choc, and eat at Lucca the atmosphere and food is amazing. More than 5 stars in my book. The beach club is the best and the shuttle back and forth to the main hotel did a great job.

  • Stayed: June 2010, traveled with family
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Reviewed June 18, 2010

This hotel is dreadful. If you expect basic service you are not going to receive it. They actually served fruit with mold on it for breakfast. There is no reason for servers to provide any service when their 18% gratuity is automatically included in the bill. None of the light fixtures worked in the tower rooms. I called to complain about the food and service 5 times during my stay and no one called back.

  • Stayed: June 2010, traveled on business
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Reviewed June 7, 2010

Stayed here for one night with my husband and 2 children, ages 7 and 9. The hotel is beautifully appointed. The pool area is very nice, 3 pools, one adults only, one kids only, and one for everyone. The beach is just steps away and the sand is clean and soft. The only bad thing I have to say is the prices are pretty ridiculous. $26 for valet per day, $30+ per person for breakfast, even the poolside snacks are too high ($4 for a cup of Dannon yogurt???). But we got a good deal on the hotel room and were really pleased to spend some time here.

  • Stayed: May 2010, traveled with family
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Reviewed June 5, 2010

Really nice resort, beautiful location. Great food and service. Very expensive and tips are already included for the bell hop etc. Do not tip them or you are paying double.

  • Stayed: June 2010, traveled on business
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Reviewed June 4, 2010

This resort is very beautiful. I was there twice in a period of less than one month. Both times I had a premium room facing the beach. The rooms were recently renovated and are very spacious, clean, and comfortable. The bad news is the price. Not only are the rooms very highly priced, there is also a daily $20 resort fee--not sure what I got for that other then the use of a towel at the pool? Also, only valet parking is available (truly, I tried to find an alternate place to park, impossible) they tac on roughly $30 per day just to park your car. Extremely friendly staff, I'd stay there again as long as I'm going on business because there is no way I'd pay those prices on my own. Nice but just a bit too expensive for what you get. Oh yeah, the fitness center is great! Tons of equipment, nice locker room, friendly staff. The hours are not long, or late in the evening. Best of all there is no extra fee...unless you want to consider the $20 daily resort fee. Better hit the gym while you are there to get your $'s worth.

  • Stayed: June 2010, traveled on business
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Reviewed June 2, 2010

Travelled here between Christmas and New Years with wife, kids, my cousin and her family, and with our respective parents visiting during the day from another hotel.

I really enjoyed my stay. I thought the rooms were nice, but definitely a little small for a family of four. We were there on Hilton points, but if you feel flush enough, you can get two rooms together and actually close an outer door to create a suite with one entrance from the outside. A good option if you want to feel safe about sticking the kids in another room. The pools also work well, with a beach-like kiddie pool as well as a nice family pool.

The downside was it was definitely crowded (that could have also been a function of the fact we were there right at the peak of the season). Its a beach club, so during the day the beach and the pools get pretty crowded with people from outside the resort (we were as guilty as anyone for that, since our parents joined us from elsewhere). The big drawback though is cost. The room rate is what it is, and as mentioned above, we used points. But every snack, every burger, every hot dog, every buffet breakfast you get on that resort will cost you. I generally don't dwell on high prices, but you have to be a pretty free spender not to notice. Since the resort is a bit isolated, (the best option is a shuttle or a ferry to the main Waldorf resort across the water), there's really no other choice. You should just figure an extra $60+ per person into your budget if you go.

As for the main resort, we had lunch at Morimoto and I actually found it a bit disappointing. On the other hand, we really enjoyed our family dinner at Serendipity. The breakfast buffet is fantastic but also fantasically expensive.

  • Stayed: December 2009, traveled with family
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Reviewed May 27, 2010

Having just stayed at the refurbished Bocar Raton Beach Club we were desparately dissapointed that now the whole complex seems to be changed into The Boca Raton Convention Centre and Hotel!
Whilst we were there - MetLife a USA insurance Company had over 3,000 delegates attending conferences in 2 x 4/5 day sessions ( 1500 people per session) this did not include the many other minor meetings/functions/conventions that were taking place at the same time as Met Life - so at any one ocassion there may of been over 2,000 people attending functions in the resort- disrupting the normal daily routine and often making finding a sun bed or umbrella a problem.
Almost daily, one or more of the facilities offered to 'paying guests' was closed ( without warning) to accomodate conventions, functions or meetings.
No apology was made - just clear up and 'get out'.
If the main pool by the tower was closed ( as it was on many times during our stay) it could mean a 15-20 minure total travel time by car or bus or boat shuttle to the nearest pool on the beach.
We requested 4 separate times a meeting with a manager to discuss this - but never ever had the courtesy of any reply - many other paying guests and Club Members that we spoke to about this, felt the same way - we were just paying and were second class guests behind the massive fee paying conventions.
Another 'beware' is the total of almost $30 a day to park your car - there is no option as street parking is not allowed in Boca Raton.
If you like a pool holiday ( with no massive conventions) try Turnberry Isle instead - it is 100 times better and also cheaper than Boca with 'deals' often available ( we got free parking/breakfast and $50 a deal towards food)

Stayed: May 2010, traveled as a couple
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Address: 900 S Ocean Blvd, Boca Raton, FL 33432-6306
Location: United States > Florida > Boca Raton
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Boca Raton
#1 Family Hotel in Boca Raton
#1 Business Hotel in Boca Raton
#1 Luxury Hotel in Boca Raton
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Boca Raton
Price Range: $328 - $1,084 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Boca Beach Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 1041
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Immerse yourself in the elegantly restyled The Beach Club - a completely refurbished Boca Raton beach hotel, providing ideal access to the water. Enjoy the stunning views of the rolling waves of the Atlantic Ocean. Stroll along the white-sand shores. Just a short shuttle ride from the renowned Boca Raton Resort & Club, this oceanfront property shares all the luxurious amenities and activities with the Resort, offering endless choices for recreation. ... more   less 
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