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Dolphin Harbor Inn

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Literally a few blocks from the beach! You can walk to any store or shop and not have to go 5 miles! The room was very clean and quaint the staff was very nice! They always had snacks outside of the office door which was a plus! The pool area was very nice and the water was always just the...

Thank Alyssa W
Lehighton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Booked this through booking.com. Arrived late (10:00 pm) to find a sign on the office door to call a number. Called the number several times...it would ring once then sounded like the line went dead. Finally got someone to answer and they checked us in. The rooms are very basic, but applauded the fact that the floors were laminate and...

Thank Allentowntoboston
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 30 January 2017

After booking 4 months in advance using Expedia, we were told there was no need to confirm reservation for an apt unit over a long weekend, with 2 queen sized beds, a pull out couch and full kitchen for 3 adults. After looking at reviews online we knew this wasn’t a 5-star place to stay, but the need for a...

5Thank 169rmboston
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

This motel is in a fantastic location. Beaches, restaurants, and convenience stores all within a block or 2. Issac and Mike were very easy to work with and did their best to make things comfortable. I think the staff is overwhelmed. While I always seemed to see them working to fix something, there are still problems. Many basic amenities are...

3Thank dykstra66
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is by far the worst place to spend a night! There is no one good thing about the place, from the service to the condition of the room, to the neighborhood. We were given a room that was not ready for new guests. Next surprise - somebody else was given our room...The bed is impossible to sleep on, bathroom...

4Thank Antonina P
West Bloomfield, Michigan
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This is the worst hotel in the Fort Lauderdale area. Very dirty hotel, unfriendly staff that lies to you, loud courtyards, overflowing trash cans in the common area, every day, every area. Just don't do it. For the health of your friends and family.

3Thank sfingham
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Went on sales trip. Boss/friend thought doing a great favor. NEVER GO HERE! NO in room phone. Advertised wifi. NON EXISTENT. No ice. Purchase 5 lb. bag next door @ convience store. NO table, no chair. FILTHY!!!!! Long black hair ALL OVER shower. MOLD IN SHOWER. Pulled out pillow to find case had not been changed either. LONG BLACK HAIR...

10Thank Hisods
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

DO NOK BOOK! We had booked two rooms for two nights, and booked it mostly for its location, which is good. The rooms were HORRIBLE!! It smelled strongly of tobacco, our clothes smelled after one night. Because we arrived late at night we didn't have many other options than to stay one night, and it was terrible. The blinds on...

5Thank Anne Mari N
Arlington Va
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

This is the worst hotel in the Fort Lauderdale area. Very dirty hotel, unfriendly staff that lies to you, loud courtyards, overflowing trash cans in the common area, every day, every area. Just don't do it. For the health of your friends and family.

4Thank WilleyY
Elmsford, New York
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Nothing like the computer says ...wi fi was terrible . bbq rusted out and unusable . pool dirty , room stunk like roach killer ...had to wash all our clothes to get the smell out ..shower was disgusting . space under the front door for rodents I could go on all day.... Do not book here !!!

6Thank Robert62159

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  • Free Parking
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Dolphin Harbor Inn

Address: 4245 N Ocean Dr, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-5424
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Lauderdale by the Sea
Price Range: RM271 - RM541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dolphin Harbor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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“Go elsewhere if you want a good room”
Robert62159, 5 Feb 2016 | Read review
“barely wi fi in room even though they advertise free wi fi.. only active by office”
lauralM223BW, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“all rooms face courtyard or pool.”
241JeanW, 4 Oct 2015 | Read review
“View photos of the site to give you an idea how. I prefer to stay close to where have happy people,”
ViajanteTania, 1 Aug 2015 | Read review
“When booking ask the owner for a preference e.g. off the pool are or quiet secluded. if those rooms are available, they are happy to accommodate.”
jtzito2001, 25 Sep 2014 | Read review
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