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Sebring, Florida
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

My Usual hotel wasn't available for all the days I planned to stay at Ft. Myers Beach this pass week so we booked a room at the Shipwreck. Not really knowing what to expect when we drove up to the parking lot, I was pleasantly surprised once we got in the room. It was a good size with two queen... More 

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1 Thank Shirley98T
Front Desk M, Front Office Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the Beautifully described review. We have found that many people do not even know that we have a motel. Like you, they are pleasantly surprised at what they have found. Thank you again for taking the time to leave such a detailed review. We look forward to your many returns!!! More 

North Fort Myers, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Small pool. Few amenities. Small and dated rooms. However, super nice staff, real cozy place, and within an arm's reach of the beach and a wide choice of terrific restaurants. A view of canals, palm trees, and gorgeous sunsets. Can't ask for more than that! I appreciated the diligence, honesty, and consideration of housekeeper Nuria who found my treasured necklace... More 

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Front Desk M, Front Office Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to leave us your comments. We are always happy when we have repeat customers like The Old Bridge Residents. Nuria is a wonderful House Keeper and she is delighted that you were able to retrieve your necklace. All of us at The Shipwreck look forward to your next stay with us!!! More 

Orlando, Florida
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 July 2016

They were doing some remodeling, but that did not keep us from enjoying our week. Very attentive staff. Will go back. Plenty of eating spots near, and just a short walk to the beach. Just look for the Shipwreck Store, as the checkin is in there.

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1 Thank _sem11111
Front Desk M, Front Office Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We will look forward to your return. Thanks from all the Staff:) More 

Sanford, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We arrived by boat and upon our arrival check in was simple and quick. Staff is friendly and inviting. Our room wasn't quite ready because we arrived early but once they knew we were there it was ready in about 30-40 mins. The housekeeper did an excellent job, the room was clean and tidy and she even returned before the... More 

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Front Desk M, Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful comments. We always are happy to see when a guest enjoyed our accommodations at The Shipwreck. We look forward to your next return with us and We are confident that you will be delighted in the outcome of our renovations. Your Housekeeper would have been Nuria or Paula and we are lucky to have them... More 

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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

The room was perfect for our needs. So close to everything that we never got back in our car for the entire trip. We enjoyed the pool and the dock. Would definitely stay here every time we are in town. Shelly was so helpful with everything! She made our stay even more enjoyable!

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Front Desk M, Front Office Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We are so happy to know how much you enjoyed your stay. And thank you for mentioning Shelly, she is the best there ever was! More 

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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

I am absolutely in love with this motel. They are the most friendly people and Jaye is heaven sent. We had to be moved out of our original room due to water issues. They more than made up for the inconvenience. My family and I were upgraded to a beautiful beach house overlooking the water. I was in awe. It... More 

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Front Desk M, Front Office Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

You are so very welcome. And thank you for the glowing review!!! We all strive to make every guest's stay the very best possible. Thanks for noticing :) More 

Fort Myers, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 6 June 2016

The motel has a great location with an excellent boat dock. Close walking distance to restaurants, the beach, and the inter-coastal waterway. Not very fancy, but economically priced and close to the heart of FMB. Debbie was very helpful during check in.

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Front Desk M, Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. I am happy to hear Debbie was helpful. She is a valued member of The Shipwreck. Look forward to your next stay with us!! More 

Pompano Beach, Florida
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Great little place. Clean room, decent space with kitchen, perfect location in the heart of it all. Would go back. Met some great people at the pool. 2 pools, on water, close to beach, walk outside the door to shopping, dining, beach, nightlife. Need I say more?

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Thank Nancy R
Front Desk M, Front Office Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

We think you said it just right!!! Thank you :) More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2016

We are so happy that we decided to stay here at the Shipwreck! The property is located in the heart of the beach district...with the beach and many restaurants within walking distance. Our room by the pool was quaint, clean, and very comfortable. I wish that we were able to stay longer...just to enjoy the multiple outside areas to sit... More 

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Front Desk M, Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your detailed review of The Shipwreck. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our staff was attentive. Jaye says thank you for your comments. We look forward to your return!!! More 

Zephyrhills
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Location...location...location. 2 minute walk to the beach. Multiple restaurants and shops nearby. You can park your car when you get there and never move it till you leave. Rooms are old but nicely redone. Need some type of shelf in the shower. Table in room 24 is very wobbly. Sitting out back by the channel was wonderful. Quiet with a... More 

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Front Desk M, Front Office Manager at Shipwreck Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and suggestions! We really appreciate both! More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Eclectic, Key West Style Motel. Situated on a lovely lagoon. Boat dock, BBQ grills, 2 pools. Tiki huts. Efficiency rooms, 1 and 2 bedrooms also available. Located on Famous Old San Carlos Blvd. between Times Square and the Back Bay. Walk to everything! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shipwreck Motel

Address: 237 Old San Carlos Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2145
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Fort Myers Beach
Price Range: ₹ 8,637 - ₹ 16,656 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Shipwreck Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“room in the rear a quieter”
 of 5 bubbles ovidiokaba, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Corner room and pool side. There is a bay out back to relax by also.”
 of 5 bubbles V7264LGtanyab, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Great room choices”
 of 5 bubbles 821nanak, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Most all the rooms face the pools (2) and a couple of the bigger rooms face the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles karenwG371RM, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“our room was next to the pool....”
 of 5 bubbles MitchB15, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
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