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Rockledge, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in "The Boat House" and the panoramic window view form where the bed was positioned was incredible. This view is what you pay for. However, the place needs desperately to be updated. EVERYTHING needs to be updated. The murphy bed wasn't very comfortable yet that would have been fine if the gap between the head of the bed...

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Nyc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The warmest, most gentile, kindest and caring hotel resort owner you will have the pleasure to stay with. Chris will go out of his way to ensure you have a wonderful stay. He is personable, a real Floridian, very knowledgeable and trying very hard to create a simple, classy, memorable beach stay for his friends and guest. Give him a...

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Seminole, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here Friday & Saturday night for our anniversary. While initially booking the Waterfront bungalow, Renae was super helpful with helping make our anniversary a little more special. I paid extra and she was able to set up the room with some champagne, flowers and chocolates. It was a nice touch. When we arrived, it was located directly in...

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Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback - I'm glad we were able to make your special occasion a bit more memorable. I do apologize for the noise. We do not typically have any loud noises over the weekend. It was something we didn't know was going to happen until the last minute. We look forward to having you again in our...

Cape May, New Jersey
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The location is excellent. Our room overlooked the intercoastal waterway and was just a few steps from the beach. The initial room left a lot to be desired. Very dated, cabinetry and furnishings seemed delapidated. The TV was ancient. We were moved the next day to the room we were supposed to get initially. Efficiency kitchen seemed adequately supplied for...

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Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. It's very helpful in making our guests more comfortable. We are on the verge of renovating the interiors of the rooms. We have made a lot of progress but all the things you mentioned will be addressed. Hopefully we'll see you in the spring when it's complete!!

Parkland, Florida
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice place with extremely friendly staff and the best location around. Ocean front, restaurants near by including a nice Marina to rent boats and jetski. Perfect for couples or family trip !!!!!!!!!!

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Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We enjoyed having you and look forward to your next visit.

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 5 October 2016

My wife and I were looking for a quick getaway and a nice affordable place on the beach. This fit the bill. The office staff was wonderful- they called me and kept me updated with special offers (one of which allowed us to add an extra night for a discounted rate) and even called the day of check-in to let...

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Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

You are absolutely right. Thank you for taking the time to pay attention to details!! We will be replacing the terrazo in time as well. We can't wait to show our guests how comfortable the rooms will be to add that final touch to an amazing location. We appreciate you staying with us, and I'm sure we'll see you again!

Augusta, Georgia
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Tucked away on Casey Key, this place offers a way to get "away from it all." Management is very responsive to guest needs. Knowing that we were traveling around, they called to let us know that our room was ready and that we could check in early. When we experienced a problem with our room, Sarah quickly moved us to...

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Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. Letting others know about your stay is a huge help for future guests. I appreciate your kind words and we look forward to having you back!

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Definitely not what they describe. They told us they were on the beach. They are not. The screens on the patio were ripped. There was a coffee maker but no coffee. The patio chairs were filthy. I would positively look elsewhere.

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Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

The Resort is a Beach Resort. We have a large private beachfront location on Casey Key that's very quiet and secluded for only our guests to use. In addition, there are gazebos overlooking the beach and we offer lounge chairs once you get down to the shoreline. We appreciate your feedback about the screens. We've been working very hard since...

Reviewed 15 August 2016

Had stayed at this place for 45+ years- booked reservations in January - new owner as of March, 2016. Would not honor our standing reservations - found new and better accommodations just a few doors down. Doubling the prices does not make for a Luxury Resort. While we were at our new location we noticed only about 4 cars at...

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Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, Judy! There are several things we have accomplished to turn Gulf Shores into a luxury resort. First, we have many new coconut palms adorning the property. Also new sheets, blankets pillows and towels have replaced the old. There are all new dishes and utensils as well as some new appliances. Plans upcoming include new high...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 11 August 2016

PROS: access to private beach nice courtyard for parties renovated rooms decent wi-fi CONS: 10 AM CHECK OUT Minimal Staff during our stay additional fee for checking out at 12pm Spent a few days at Gulf Shore with a large group of friends/family. The rooms were adequate and amenities varied by room type. The A/C worked well and all the...

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Sarah J, General Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! Our hours are 9am until 5pm Monday through Friday, and on weekends the hours are 10am until 4pm. Our check-out time is 10am, but we do offer a late check-out to stay as late as 6pm when your room is available. On very busy check-out days (Sundays) our housekeeping has up to 22 rooms to...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gulf Shores Resort offers you relaxation on the secluded island of Casey Key. Our bungalows rest on our private beach and on the Venice Inlet. Experience sunsets, palm trees and sunshine that soothes the mind. We also have available boat slips along the Venice Inlet - Part of the Sarasota Intracoastal Waterway. View all of our rooms, then book online or call us at 941.488.6210 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gulf Shore Beach Resort

Address: 317 Casey Key Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275-3306
Region: United States > Florida > Nokomis
Price Range: RM560 - RM1,280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Gulf Shore Beach Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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“beautiful view, bay view”
 of 5 bubbles ronrao, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bayfront! Don't forget to take your camera for the best sunsets!”
 of 5 bubbles Marytango99, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book GULF side luxury rooms. The ones right on the front part of the gulf are beautiful, with fireplaces and 2 bedrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles rstackon, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you have your boat stay on the inlet side and bring bumpers as there are only sea walls with 2 wooden posts to dock your boat.”
 of 5 bubbles amberk374, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Any room would be pleasing. Gulf rooms are closer but only by a couple feet”
 of 5 bubbles 217ashleyv, 18 Jul 2016 | Read review
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