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Tarpon Inn

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  • Excellent40%
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  • Average12%
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  • Terrible8%
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“rocking chairs”(23 reviews)
“closet space”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

The historic inn is really a wonderful experience for relaxation and being close to everything. They don't have T.V.s or telephones, but they do have charm! It's kinda like visiting The Gage in Marathon, but you're surrounded by restaurants and a short drive to the...More

1  Thank gourmetlover
Response from tarpon1886, General Manager at Tarpon InnResponded 3 June 2016

Thanks so much for the great review and thanks for loving the Tarpon Inn! Please come back and see us soon!

Reviewed 20 April 2016

The tarpon Inn has a great location--awesome rooms-easy check-in--very friendly Sitting on the common porch watching the traffic go by was very relaxing. Beautiful landscaping. Only several blocks from the beach. A must stay

1  Thank michael H
Response from tarpon1886, General Manager at Tarpon InnResponded 3 June 2016

Thanks for the review, and thanks for loving the Tarpon Inn! Come back and see us again soon!!

Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

It is historic hotel, and has lots of character, but there were some issues, and the hotel will not be for everyone. I am pretty forgiving when it comes to older hotels, as they are always a work in progress, and there will always be...More

2  Thank Sheryl B
Response from tarpon1886, General Manager at Tarpon InnResponded 3 June 2016

Thanks for the review and letting us know what we need to do better. Like you said this is an old Inn and is a constant work in progress. We are always trying to do better. Hope you'll come back and see us again soon!

Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Centrally located port Arkansas Texas the hotel very centrally located walking distance from everywhere no television in room I like that no telephone in room also like that quiet peaceful just a little bit pricey although spring break is coming

1  Thank David S
Response from tarpon1886, Manager at Tarpon InnResponded 12 March 2016

Thanks for your review, it's always nice to hear you our guest have enjoyed the Inn. We hope you enjoy the rest of you stay here this week!

Reviewed 17 February 2016

We have stayed at the Tarpon Inn Dozens of times over the years with the latest being Valentines Weekend. It is a historical site for sure. The rooms are all decorated differently with vintage photos from the area. The small swimming pool is great to...More

2  Thank Matt J
Response from tarpon1886, Manager at Tarpon InnResponded 19 February 2016

Thank you so much for your review! We at the Tarpon Inn love it here, and we really appreciate hearing when our guests have enjoyed themselves and get what makes the Tarpon Inn so special! Please come see us again!

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Air Conditioning
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US$170 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$170 - US$187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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