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    Universal Palms Hotel

    4900 Powerline Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-3113
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    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good26%
    • Average17%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible15%
    Travellers talk about
    “front desk” (276 reviews)
    “pool view” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 14 November 2015

    easy location near to the I-95 road, i know the area fairly well, and was a good position for us, the only two downers on this motel... 1) the trains, sometimes, every 20 minutes or so, blowing holy hell out of their horns for minutes...More

    Thank Darren H
    Response from PPappasGM, General Manager at Universal Palms HotelResponded 16 November 2015

    Thank you for selecting our hotel. Your concerns will be reviewed at our staff meeting so that we may make improvements. The trains are beyond our control and some days are less active than others. However, the city has committed to converting the nearby crossing...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2015

    The Good - The pool area is fantastic. Lots of places to sit, snack and enjoy. The staff was good. The restaurant was excellent. Plenty of towels. Lots of pillows. Beds OK. The Bad - The area isn't great. The Air Conditioner worked very well...More

    Thank Waypointtwo
    Response from PPappasGM, General Manager at Universal Palms HotelResponded 12 November 2015

    Thank you for selecting Universal Palms Hotel for your stay in Fort Lauderdale. Your feedback is important to us and your comments will be taken into consideration at our weekly staff meeting.

    Reviewed 8 November 2015

    We had a safe time at your place we were in room 318 Mary was our house keeper. Can you tell us if she found a bathing suit top she left in the shower we departed yesterday 12-7. The hotel could use a good power...More

    Thank Baitslate1845
    Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

    Very friendly, rooms nice, area not that great, but felt safe. Cindy the bar tender was amazing!!! Spent the day at the beach, and nice relaxing place to end the day. This wants me to type 201 characters to submit, but just trying to say...More

    Thank Sandy B
    Response from PPappasGM, General Manager at Universal Palms HotelResponded 12 November 2015

    Thank you for taking the time to compliment us. Safe travels.

    Reviewed 3 November 2015

    Stayed at the hotel 2 days while in the Fort Lauderdale area. Bathroom was not clean. No refrigerator, or microwave or table in the room. I actually had to ask for a chair because i needed to use my laptop. I also asked them to...More

    1  Thank peloy1977
    Response from PPappasGM, General Manager at Universal Palms HotelResponded 12 November 2015

    Thank you for the compliments. The concerns you mention will be reviewed at our staff meeting. By the way, all rooms are in the process of being renovated as they come available

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 80 - US$ 239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #38 Business Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 191
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    • Location
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    • Fort Lauderdale
    • Also Known As
    • El Palacio Fort Lauderdale ,
    • Hotel El Palacio
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    Simone W
    24 May 2017|
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    Response from TommyBernier1 | Property representative |
    Hi Simone, We do offer a shuttle service with Express Shuttle. Here is the information : The shuttle service is offered in partnership with Express Shuttle. Guests from the Universal Palms Hotel benefit from discounted... More
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    tanline1971
    15 May 2017|
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    Response from tanline1971 | Reviewed this property |
    Let me be clear despite your response. The resteraunt UPH you are describing is non existent. Called and spoke to 2 desk clerks who both stated it s closed indefinitely and has no date to reopen. I have no reason to mislead... More
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    Response from heidiwalter01 | Reviewed this property |
    There was no bar....a vending machine that was broken. it was terrible. DONT EVER STAY THERE!!!
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