My husband and I had a remarkable experience staying at this property. Impeccably clean rooms & property, owner left out no details (beach chairs, beach towels, ALL the comforts of home besides your toiletries!!)Very quiet, shady property - lovely screened porch to enjoy coffe in the am and cocktails in the pm. Walking distance to several restaurants, bars, Walgreens, etc. Beach is only a short walk (1.5 blocks at best). Oh - and the beach chairs - they are GREAT - wear them like a back pack and your hands-free walking to the beach. The property owner, Elaine Fitzgerald, was very accomodating as was the maintenance guy Paul. You are missing out on a great value if you pass up this property. Only drawback, no pool - but that wasn't important to us. Elaine told me though that one of the nearby hotels will allow you to use their pool if you buy food and beverages at the tiki bar outside (Sandpiper). We did some diving during our stay and the shower & hose directly behind our unit (and all units) allowed us to clean up our dive gear easily. And - it's only a 15 min or so drive to the Isle Casino and Horse Track - lots of fun if you've never seen harness racing. The casino was a blast too! We look forward to returning and sharing our "find" with all of our friends!!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- This charming complex of six fully restored 1940s studio and one-bedroom cottages is nationally rated as a Superior Small Lodging. It's less than two blocks from our award-winning beach with lifeguards, lighthouse and fishing pier. Enjoy all the comforts of home with king beds, full kitchens, free Internet, BBQ and laundry facilities, screened porches overlooking tropical gardens. Cottages by the Ocean is a small, well-kept property of charming Key West-style studio and one-bedroom cottages. We are a White Glove award-winner and nationally rated as a Superior Small Lodging. Each restored 1940s cottage has a full kitchen, king or queen bed and sleeper sofa, lush, tropical garden views, large screened-in porches or open patio, private BBQ grills, with a central sundeck and coin laundry on site. The Cottages are centrally located on a quiet street in the safe, ocean side community of Pompano Beach, 15 minutes North of downtown Fort Lauderdale and 15 minutes South of Boca Raton. They are less than two blocks from one of South Florida's award-winning Blue Wave beaches (with life guards), and a short walk to dozens of restaurants, shops, nightspots, public fishing pier, snorkel/dive boats, charter fishing boats, jet ski and boat rentals, gym, day spa, drug store, gourmet fish market and more. It’s a five-minute drive to the new Pompano CitiCenter shopping mall, movie theaters, tennis and aquatics complex, dog park, air park for private planes and the Good Year Blimp base, 36-hole golf facility and driving range. The new ISLE Casino (smoke-free), next door to Pompano Harness Track, is a 15-minute drive. I-95 is a 10-minute drive for easy access to all South Florida business centers, shopping and attractions.Very clean, quiet and comfortable. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Cottages By The Ocean Hotel Pompano Beach