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Shore Haven Resort Inn
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Silver Creek, New York
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“reasonable lodging”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2013

The room was very nice and the location is great, close too the beach and to all the shops and many restuarants in the area. Within walking distance to grocery store and many other ammenities. Nice for all size families for a vacation spot. The price for the room was very resonable especially for the time that I stayed there which was during spring break time at end of March. My only complaint was 2days in a row housekeeping forgot to leave me fresh towels and toilet paper, but generally the roomswhere very neat and clean. Would definately return to there again.
Kathi

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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3 Thank kathimrn
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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Brockton, MA
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44 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2013

We stayed for 4 nights at the beginning of March. This was our 3rd time staying at the Shore Haven. The first two visits were very good. This time we noticed quite a change. To begin with we were given the choice of two rooms and both were on the second floor. Both rooms were much smaller than the previous two rooms we have been in which both were on the ground level near the pool. We chose the room in the area to the left of the office near the hot tub. I never knew this area existed. I thought maybe it would be quiet It was not quiet at all. Our neighbors drank, smoked and were very loud until very late at night. Also the construction going on next door started very early in the morning. Not very nice to wake up to. The room itself was okay, just small. The shower curtain liner had so many rips and never got replaced. The worst was the cleaning service. When you are at the beach or touring around you look forward to coming back to your room to rest before dinner. You expect a cleaned room by 4 pm. Well we never got one. All we heard was the check out rooms had to be cleaned first. I only saw one girl doing the cleaning and altough I felt bad for her I didn't want to hear her issues. There was a lot of arguing with staff. I just didn't get a good vibe here this visit and was disappointed with our room. I think we will look elsewhere when we return next year.

Room Tip: Stay on the ground floor near the pools. The room are much bigger.
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 2 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank MCMcBrockton_MA
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Victoria, British Columbia
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43 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2013

We had a very short one night stay after our cruise so we were hard pressed to find a place that wasn't outrageously expensive (Spring break) but still close to the beach. This place was a surprise. Although very dated it was clean and fairly well maintained given the age of the building. The owners/staff were exceptional and made it very welcoming. We arrived early and our rooms weren't quite ready but we were invited to participate in their "St Patrick's Day" party around the pool and enjoyed a great bbq including beverages while we waited (free). What a great start and we met some pretty interesting characters around the pool - there was a large group that apparently come every year. It had a real friend/family feel to it.
The rooms were quite large and ours had a kitchen which would be great for someone staying for several days. There was no air conditioning but the windows opened and there were fans. The bathroom was quite small and could use some extra towel hooks or bars. I also had an issue with hot water but it didn't seem to be a problem for the rest of the family. There was also no hair dryer but unsure if they had them at the front desk. It was a bit noisy but I've stayed in worse. Beds were fine - it's not a five star so no feather tops and duvets!!
The pool area was great - not big, but they do have two pools - and the area around the deck appeared to be well looked after.
There was free wi-fi but we had to go out to the pool area to get access. We were unable to get access in our rooms. Not sure if it was because we were at the end of the building.
The place is central to a number of restaurants and shops and an easy walk to the beach - you do need your own beach towel. There was live music down by the pier on Sat evening so very busy in that area. Didn't have the time to see much but overall the area was very lively and appeared quite safe.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank kaj0
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Helsinki, Finland
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2013

Nice stay, rooms ok, garden and pool area beautiful. Staff friendly. Laundry was a good surprise for us. In our first room shower did not work as expected. When all rooms occupied, hard to find vacant sun chairs for all family members. As the weather was not too hot, heated pool was perfect. The road was noisy --> the pool stay not so relaxing. Near the hotel goof soccer field and play ground for kids.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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4 Thank Anne1971
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Anderson, Indiana
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144 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2013

This was full of surprises....especially the size of the spacious room and the walk-in closet. It was nice to have a kitchen, too. One pool was heated, one was not. Also a separate hot tub--didn't try. Extremely clean. Less than a block from Commercial which is the strip where you want to go to eat, get ice cream, shop, get entertained. The owners are also extremely nice. Very short walk to beach as well. I love Lauderdale by the Sea. It is much like the old Florida that my family visited when my children were younger.

Room Tip: Office doesn't open till 9 so plan accordingly. Also--unlike the hotel in South Beach we stayed...
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  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Chris3081
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Shelton, Connecticut
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26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2013

We spent 8 days here in Jan/Feb. Good value and impeccable housekeeping. Not the Hilton but otherwise an excellant choice. Walking distance to the Beach and restaraunts.Street concerts on Friday and Saturday. The pools and hot tub were clean as a whistle.The owners were very helpful. We will stay here again.

  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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3 Thank aljel1939
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Erie, Colorado
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56 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2013

We wanted an old style Florida place to regroup after a cruise and the Shore Haven Resort was perfect. It was clean and had plenty of room--we had an efficiency--an easy walk to the beach and good restaurants and half a mile from the grocery. The owners were kind and helpful and made our visit comfortable and easy.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Caroline S
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Property: Shore Haven Resort Inn
Address: 4433 North Ocean Drive, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308
Location: United States > Florida > Broward County > Lauderdale by the Sea
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #12 of 28 Hotels in Lauderdale by the Sea
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Shore Haven Resort Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 67
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