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    Driftwood Lodge

    15811 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2596
    (321) 336-7181
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good21%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “fudge” (16 reviews)
    “movie night” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    Private Balcony
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 9 November 2017

    Awesome is far to humble of a word to use to describe our stay, which is another of many more to come. The owners are always wanting to know how they can make your stay better, have not thought of any suggestions yet. The Cabana...More

    Thank meandje
    Response from Driftwoodpcb, Owner at Driftwood LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    WOW you have honored us with such a review! Please accept my sincerest thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Driftwood. Guests like yourself are delightful to work with and make even the longest days enjoyable. I have taken the...More

    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    The new tables by the layout lounges need moved back about 4 inches. Makes it hard to get into lounge. It was a lot louder this year. Woke up at 2:30 by neighbor room we they came in talking loudly, playing TV too, which sounded...More

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    Response from Driftwoodpcb, Owner at Driftwood LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review. It is disappointing that after25 years we did not meet your expectations. I am very happy that the staff was welcoming and accommodating and that you enjoyed a relaxing stay. However, I am sorry to hear that you were not...More

    Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

    Stayed 3 nights in their brand new building. Room is comfortable, clean and has a small food prep spot. Well kept pool and hot tub area. Great view out the patio with 2 ,Adorondak chairs. Location is ideal to Zion Nat Park entrance and nearby...More

    Thank vzbc197
    Reviewed 3 October 2017

    Driftwood is family owned and operated by the Gilmore family. They pride themselves on their family friendly atmosphere. The best testament actually comes from those who return year-after-year. We've stayed here twice and each time, we meet families or couple's who have been going to...More

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    Response from Driftwoodpcb, Owner at Driftwood LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

    Wow! Thank you for such a wonderful endorsement and an affirmation for all of us at the Driftwood. We are honored to be celebrating our 60th anniversary and that you came and celebrated with us! Over these six decades, we have been blessed with some...More

    Reviewed 28 September 2017

    Love this place! Family owned. Always friendly. We have been staying here for years. Always the same. Close to everything. We are always looking forward to returning for our next vacation here. Ten out of ten.

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    • Room amenities
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    • US$135 - US$217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Family Hotel in Panama City Beach
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 46
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    Tdoodle
    20 July 2017|
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    Response from DaveandLeslie92 | Reviewed this property |
    We could get all small items at a convenience store that was located across the street from the Hotel. For larger and more diverse food items, we went about a mile away to a Publix which was easy to navigate to. Parking was... More
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    20 July 2017|
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    Response from Greg R | Reviewed this property |
    Sort of. There is a small fence about waist hogh between units. You have your own space but you can talk with neighbors on their porch
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    20 July 2017|
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    Response from fishcups | Reviewed this property |
    If it does, it's at its sister hotel next door.
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    "Have not had a bad experience, all the rooms we have stayed in are great."
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    "Cabana rooms are closest to the beach."
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    "None, they replaced air conditioning unit within 1hr after we arrived, Making plans for next year:-)"
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    "Every room is great."
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