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The Big Coconut Guesthouse

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Cumberland, Rhode Island
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very friendly staff and clientel. The owner is very accommodating. Very relaxing and quiet. My first stay, but plan to go back. Nice rooms, some are actually studio style apartments. Complimentary continental breakfast everyday and happy hour twice a week.

Thank Jim02864
Hyattsville, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have found the place we will be staying on vacation from here on out. It is managed by great people (David and Tom) and the service is completely designed with the guests in mind. The staff are very warm and welcoming (Tom and Tim) and go out of their way to make your stay as perfect as possible. We...

Thank Bill_and_Mike
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful treat to find and pleasure to stay in. Dave Hazel and Tim are so attentive and welcoming. The guesthouse it self is spotless and the rooms are very spacious. The pool area is super cozy and its clothing optional so you don't have to any white bits if you don't want any :p) There aren't many rooms...

1Thank Majid R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just finished a 15 night stay with the best host (David) and staff (Tim and Tom) we have had the pleasure of staying with in 17 years of vacations in Ft. La La. They are so attentive to everyone's needs. The place is well kept and the weekend Happy Hour with Hazel behind the bar is worth coming back...

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A huge THANK YOU to David for making an exception for my partner and me on a busy weekend. We were leaving on a cruise on a Sunday in February and only had two nights to stay in Ft. Lauderdale. David waived the usual three night weekend minimum and let us stay at his incredible guesthouse for two nights. I...

Thank Christian M
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all the staff are great, everyone takes so much pride in their work (while having having fun), it's hard to tell the difference between the staff and the owner till you hear David laugh, it's so refreshing to see such pride. I'm a walker so the location is perfect for me, I'd walk down to the beach every...

1Thank mayned2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was squeaky clean. Owner was on property and very anxious to do anything we needed to make our stay good. Nice courtyard with a clean pool too. He put on a good sized free breakfast. I will highly recommend The Big Coconut to any of my gay/bi friends. Great job!

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The penthouse suite is the place to stay....and the other rooms are just the same....clean and welcoming. David is clearly an expert in guest experience, as well as his staff!. Walking distance to a Publix supermarket, liquor store, & a drug store...what else do you need.

Thank RiverHouseInn1
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I recently had the opportunity to make a post cruise stay at the Big Coconut. No request goes unheeded. Casually, make a request of David and your needs are fulfilled.Hazel is always on hand to assist in anything you may need. The bed was probably the most comfortable I've slept in at any hotel. I enjoyed my stay so much,...

3Thank RSVP
San Diego, California
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband and I stayed here before leaving for a cruise. We had stayed with David at his old location, so we were anxious to visit his new digs. The Big Coconut is by far the nicest gay guest house we have ever visited. While not big (17 rooms) it is neat, clean,and beautifully landscaped. The rooms were large, clean...

1Thank martynotary

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast Available
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The Big Coconut Guesthouse is a Gay Men's Guesthouse ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Big Coconut Guesthouse

Address: 1021 NE 13th Ave, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-2218
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range: RM527 - RM829 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose a room depending on your needs. Some have full kitchens, others have small refrigerator and microwave.”
 of 5 bubbles Jim02864, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“15,16,25,26 are in a hallway”
 of 5 bubbles mayned2017, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“penthouse is the best room”
 of 5 bubbles RiverHouseInn1, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“First floor rooms provide easy access to the pool and courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles RSVP, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Tell Dave what you need at the time of Booking and he'll do well for you.”
 of 5 bubbles SanDiegoThumper, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
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