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“Port St Joe Gem”
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Port Inn
Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Port Saint Joe
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed February 23, 2014

From the room at the main inn to the outdoor dining available the location is great, directly across the bay. One of the first thing you will notice is the personable attention received on check in from "Connie" and she also has a very good memory and will go out of her way to ensure you are happy. Wish we could have spent more time here but was here visiting family in the area. The bed was quite comfortable and the check in/out was quite simple. Would definitely stay here again whether it be for visiting family or vacation. The next best thing was the wonderful breakfast that was cooked to order in the morning by a extraordinary cook. Don't miss the onsite Thirsty Goat for dinner, best we could find in St Joe...The Chef even came out to ensure our food was cooked to our liking wish that would happen everywhere you go.

Room Tip: Any of the rooms in the main inn were quite comfortable but they do have cabins for families
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  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled with family
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Thank Nursedew
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TCPMI, General Manager at Port Inn, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2014

Thank you so much for your kind review. We hope that you come back and spend more time with us at the Port Inn and Thirsty Goat. We are very blessed to have Connie and all of our staff.

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Reviewed January 25, 2014

The main reason we stopped in Port St. Joe, unlike alot of Florida, this county has dog friendly beaches!
We enjoyed our 3 nights in the cottages. New buildings, rooms & decor bright & airy, lovely linens.
Nice breakfast served in the Thirsty Goat for small additional charge, a short walk from the cottages. Walking distance to Main St.,restaurants on the water & parks. Only suggestion we have for the cottages, a glass or screen door on the front door would be nice way to make the front porch more user friendly.

  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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TCPMI, General Manager at Port Inn, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2014

Thank you so much for visiting the Port Inn and Cottages. We are very proud of our hotel and cottages and are happy to be adding four more cottages this summer. Please visit us again soon!

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Reviewed January 9, 2014

Our stay at the Port Inn was perfect for a short weekend trip. Upon arrival Connie was on duty. She happen to be the same person I spoke with when I needed to upgrade my room. She not only remembered who I was but was so helpful and personable. I can't remember the last time a Hotel Attendant has been so personable. She made us feel welcomed and that if we had any questions we could ask! The Thirsty Goat breakfast staff was pleasant and the food was good. I will definitely stay again. Thank you Connie for excellent customer service!

  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled with friends
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TCPMI, General Manager at Port Inn, responded to this reviewResponded February 11, 2014

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are very lucky to have Connie and are so glad that she helped you with your needs. Please come back and visit!

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Reviewed December 27, 2013

We once again enjoyed staying here yesterday. The staff is always so nice, it is so clean, and has a wonderful location. The price is very good and it is just a perfect place to stay. We plan to stay in the cottages next time we come in the summer. We also love the Thirsty Goat Restaurant which is also on the premises. The bikes are also fun to ride, enjoy your stay here!

  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled with family
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TCPMI, General Manager at Port Inn, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2013

Thank you for your review. We are very happy to hear about your great experience. We look forward to your return visit.
Thank you! Lynn Marshall

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Reviewed December 18, 2013

Our stay at Port Inn was great, clean & nice. Connie was on duty when we arrived, she is a very sweet lady. She made us feel welcome, and was very helpful. We looked forward to seeing her each afternoon. The breakfast was good, food & drinks at Thirsty Goat was also good!!!! Hope to visit again!!!! Thanks Kay

  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled as a couple
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TCPMI, General Manager at Port Inn, responded to this reviewResponded December 23, 2013

Thank you for your kind review. At the Port Inn, we try hard to make your experience very enjoyable. We hope to see you again soon!
Thank you!
Lynn Marshall - General Manager

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Reviewed October 14, 2013

Stayed at the new cottages during a weekened fishing trip, they are recently constructed, very clean and perfect for a family. We were visiting with friends and had plenty of room to park 2 boats (two cottages)and they had a hose etc. to allow for boat wash down. Staff was very helpful at check in and during our stay. As these are not hotel rooms don't expect daily cleaning or towel replacement. Units have a small kitchen and washer & dryer. The room includes breakfast, was typical for included breakfast, seems to be a little unorganized/slow if you happen to be there when there are more than a few guests at one time. Breakfast cook/attendant was very helpful but was trying to keep breakfast buffet stocked as well as replenish coffee/juices and cook to order as well. Will stay here again.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled with family
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TCPMI, General Manager at Port Inn, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2013

Thank you so much for visiting Port St. Joe and thank you for your kind comments. We hope that you will come back and visit for many years to come. Please call us any time to book a room or a cottage. Thank you! Lynn Marshall - General Manager

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Reviewed September 3, 2013

I drove through Port St. Joe on my way to Ocala, Florida, and saw the Port Inn. I decided to stop and spend the night. This was a very nice hotel with a modest price, well worth the money. The staff was very friendly and offered their suggestions for a good meal. Just down the street across from the Inn was a very good seafood restaurant. It was just the right kind of place for a weary traveler. My room was nicely decorated, the bed was comfortable, and the price was right! What else is there to say.

Room Tip: You might want to ask for a room in the rear of the hotel, as it sits right on the street.
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  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled solo
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TCPMI, General Manager at Port Inn, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2013

Thank you for your kind review. Our staff works hard to make The Port Inn a place that you will visit for years to come. See you soon!

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Additional Information about Port Inn

Address: 501 Monument Ave, Port Saint Joe, FL 32456-1913
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Location: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Port Saint Joe
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool
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Ranked #1 of 7 Hotels in Port Saint Joe
Price Range: $66 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Port Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 22
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Port Inn is a recently-restored 22-room hotel located in the small coastal town of Port St. Joe on Florida's quiet Gulf Coast, less than twenty minutes from Apalachicola and Mexico Beach. The Inn sits just across the street from St. Joseph Bay and Frank Pate Park with public boat launching facilities, and just three blocks from a new, state-of-the-art marina offering fishing charters and waterfront dining. ... more   less 
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