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    Universal Palms Hotel

    4900 Powerline Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-3113
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good25%
    • Average17%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible17%
    Travellers talk about
    “front desk” (284 reviews)
    “pool view” (15 reviews)
    “enjoyed my stay” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 February 2016

    Started off a bit frustrating having to wait over 30 minutes for our reservation to "interface" with the hotel but the staff was friendly and that helped. I was disappointed when I was given a double occupancy room rather than the King Bed room I...More

    Thank Chyrl S
    Response from PPappasGM, Directeur général at Universal Palms HotelResponded 5 February 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to express your satisfaction on TripAdvisor! We are always glad to read that our customers had a good time, while staying at our hotel. Great customer service can go a long way to make a guest’s experience...More

    Reviewed 4 February 2016

    The hotel was good for the price!!! However, if you are very neat and clean person aka a germaphobe then this hotel is not for you. Although the rooms are quaint and appears clean at first glance you can run into the occasional issue of...More

    Thank Nella D
    Response from PPappasGM, Directeur général at Universal Palms HotelResponded 4 February 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your stay. We are happy that you enjoyed your experience overall. We pride ourselves in offering quality services and spacious rooms at an affordable price. We would like to say that the state of...More

    Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

    This hotel was very warm they treated me with so much respect..the rooms was beautiful we had a suite that had a door that led to the room and not to mention everyday our room was cleaned and smell of cherries .. Will definately be...More

    1  Thank Claudette J
    Response from PPappasGM, Directeur général at Universal Palms HotelResponded 2 February 2016

    Thank you so much for taking the time to express your satisfaction on TripAdvisor. We are thrilled that you loved your experience at our hotel! Our goal is to make each and every guest feel at ease and make sure that they have the best...More

    Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

    Do not stay here they require a 250$ deposit and don't even bother to tell you until you are there checking in! And the manager has a nasty attitude she's a Spanish lady (just incase you have an encounter with her) along with staff. Very...More

    Thank Bailee M
    Response from PPappasGM, Directeur général at Universal Palms HotelResponded 2 February 2016

    We are sorry that you did not like your experience at our hotel. We take our customers’ opinions very seriously, as they help us identify what we have done right and what could be improved. It is true that we take a deposit upon arrival....More

    Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

    Needs more light the suites are to the back no pool view except on 1st floor which I had to ask for no balcony the first suit needs touch up with carpet wires everywhere if your short on cash stay here I moved here from...More

    Thank Gorgus2
    Response from PPappasGM, Directeur général at Universal Palms HotelResponded 1 February 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are sorry to read that your stay has disappointed you. First of all, we would like to precise that we have suites on both sides of the hotel. Do not hesitate to ask for...More

    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$91 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #38 Business Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 191
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    • Location
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    • Florida >
    • Broward County >
    • Fort Lauderdale
    • Also Known As
    • El Palacio Fort Lauderdale ,
    • Hotel El Palacio
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    Simone W
    24 May 2017|
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    Response from TommyBernier1 | Property representative |
    Hi Simone, We do offer a shuttle service with Express Shuttle. Here is the information : The shuttle service is offered in partnership with Express Shuttle. Guests from the Universal Palms Hotel benefit from discounted... More
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from heidiwalter01 | Reviewed this property |
    There was no bar....a vending machine that was broken. it was terrible. DONT EVER STAY THERE!!!
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