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Dolphin Key Resort

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“tiki bar”(140 reviews)
“live music”(22 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location for CC art festival, moderate rate. Maybe it was a bad day, but the positive stops there. Checked in, carried luggage from parking lot, only to find someone already in our room. Moved to another. More dragging luggage around. Bare bones room -...More

Thank Philip2009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have stayed here on two occasions, only because I had friends in there area. Cheaper places with more modern rooms were up the street right off the highway. However, there is a fairly relaxing pool area and a very nice Tiki bar to drink at,...More

Thank Skysoldier4life
Response from Magdalena T, Manager at Dolphin Key ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, I am glad that you enjoyed the pool area and our Tiki bar. To write that there is a cheaper more modern hotel up the street is misguiding to the readers as there is no such thing. ( Please look at hotels in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming here for years. It's unfortunate that we will no longer return. I actually waited almost 2 weeks to write this review because I wanted to think about it. We just really loved this place so much but I've kept quiet too...More

Thank J G
Response from Magdalena T, Manager at Dolphin Key ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, I ma so sorry about all the terrible things you experienced. There is no excuse for it. (New Years eve was a trolley run and 1000 people from all over South west Florida come to join them, so it will be very busy,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here the last 8 days of our vacation. Spent just as much money to stay on Fort Myers beach as we did here. What a mistake it was. This is in no way a resort of any kind, more like a local hotel that...More

Thank austinreed1993
Response from Magdalena T, Owner at Dolphin Key ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, I am so sorry for your bad experience for 8 days. Thank you for taking your time to write about it. All rooms are based on double occupancy. For readers, please know that children under 13 stay for free, but there is a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had 2 mouse droppings in the room when we told the front desk today they acted shocked no compensation at all room looked very clean and we could not figure out where an mice might be and we are Floridians so we can tell...More

Thank Barbara W
Response from Magdalena T, Owner at Dolphin Key ResortResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, As a Floridian you know we don't have mice. There are canal rats in Cape Coral, but they their droppings are much larger and we have never had one in the hotel. I am so sorry the smoke in the Tiki bothered you....More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
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Response from Dorine K | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing pets when we were there. They do have air conditioning . We stayed in April.
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"Away from the Tiki Bar and pool."
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"Too expensive for the quality and service"
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"tiki bar noisy on weekends until 11"
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"ask for a pool view which also means the Tiki Bar"
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