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Seattle
Reviewed 27 December 2013

I made a reservation here for one night after a cruise out of Port Everglades. This hotel is a gem on the broadwalk. We went straight to the hotel right after getting off the ship. The check in was really easy and they let us get into our room early. The tiki bar in the patio area is wonderful and...

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Southington, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 December 2013

We arrived to a warm welcome and great recommendation to Nicks for a bite to eat. Our room #4 had a superb view and was nicely appointed, clean and comfortable. Loved having a kitchen for morning coffee ready for us to use. Afterseeing the best sunrise ever we explored the area on rented bicycles we were ready for a swim...

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Minneapolis
Reviewed 1 December 2013

We have stayed at the WalkAbout Beach Resort twice and will be there again soon. The rooms are absolutely lovely and comfortable and the location can't be beat. From the warm greeting upon arriving to the end of the stay, the staff made us feel at home and we knew we were in good hands. The woman who made sure...

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Clark,NJ
Reviewed 18 November 2013

We stayed for three nights and it was very convenient for walking, the beach, restaurants, trolley. Room was very clean but floors were sandy. Great to have a broom handy in the closet.. Nice fluffy towels and plenty of them.. The tiki bar was right outside our door but closed early because of the heavy winds. Great find and would...

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North Lewisburg, Ohio
Reviewed 16 November 2013

I was looking for a small boutique hotel, with charm and character. The Walkabout fits the bill. It is tucked away off of the street and sits directly on the beach. a tiny little check in office. You know immediately you made the right choice.We were in room 6 which s upstairs. ( they only have 8 rooms.). They also...

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whitestone
Reviewed 12 November 2013

I loved visiting this hotel. I loved the fact that you had your own door and you could come and go as you please. Since the beach was right there literally a few feet from your doorstep you could carry the minimal essentials and when its time for lunch come right back inside eat and go back out to the...

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La Paz, Bolivia
Reviewed 1 October 2013

I spend three nights at the walkabout in July with my husband and 14 year old son. The hotel, service, and views were beyond my expectation. I had the most amazing view of the ocean! The room was very clean and spacious. I did not cook but the room had a small kitchen and included all amenities. The hotel tiki...

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Saint Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Great small motel from the 50's. All redone to feel very much like home. Unbelievable view right on the beach and boardwalk. Great staff also. Tiki bar not so good. No name brand liquors, didn't even recognize names of the few bottles. Little to none on mixers. Stairs need railings.

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Reviewed 9 September 2013

The room was clean, and the staff were accommodating. The location was the best. You could walk right out to the beach, or stroll down the boardwalk. They have a tiki bar right outside and very convenient parking. Everything was awesome!

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 21 August 2013

Tower Suite - Super sweet beach view Overall: Positive, will return and recommend Likes: Price, View, Clean, Quiet, Location, Interior Design. Dislikes: Security-Anyone has access to all the property at night Toilet flushed very slow but worked. No door flags for maid service and surprise maid visits were frequent. How would I change this hotel? Could be made into a...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The WalkAbout Beach Resort is a cozy family-owned and operated hotel located ON THE BROADWALK in Hollywood Beach, Florida. Our boutique, 8-room hotel was built in 1950, and it is one of the last remaining beachfront hotels designed in the Art Deco style.Our guests enjoy a wide array of amenities that include: ocean front rooms, a large tiki bar in our courtyard, seating alongside the Hollywood broadwalk, scenic views of the beach, nearby shops and restaurants, free wifi, free cable, on-site washer/dryer, live music, and fresh linens daily. Our staff is extremely friendly and professional, and we are always nearby to assist with any special requests. Hollywood Beach is one of the premier beach destinations in the world. The city provides twenty-one lifeguard towers and eight first-aid stations. An icon of Art Moderne architecture on Hollywood Beach’s famed Broadwalk, The Walkabout Beach Resort, is a classic 1940’s boutique hotel. Those who have visited claim it has the perfect blend of characteristics: chic, warm and inviting, glamorous, and tastefully modernized.To experience The Walkabout Beach Resort, is to experience Hollywood Beach at its best. In keeping with its classic style, eight oceanfront guest rooms are immaculately styled with the elegance of another era – wooden and terrazzo floors, interiors with rich textures, soft pink monochromatic colors, and decorations with a nod to its illustrious past mark the furnishings. Each room is adorned with vintage black and white photographs cataloguing Hollywood’s social history dating back to the 1920’s. When you stay at The Walkabout, discover its delightful Art Moderne ambiance and see how its past has been preserved to its original beauty. The Walkabout is known for its remarkable beachfront setting and legendary Hollywood Beach, Florida hotel location - on the Broadwalk. Named one of America's best beach Broadwalks by Travel + Leisure, the Hollywood Beach Broadwalk is more than 2 miles long, sizzling with energy that embodies the diversity Hollywood Beach stands for - bustling sidewalk cafes, unique shops, multi-hued streamline Art Moderne buildings, and unforgettable ocean views. Step out from the Broadwalk and spend the day settled on white sands, by a glistening ocean on one of South Florida’s most beautiful beaches. Still, the most popular pastime on the beach is simply savoring the charming character of this truly unique setting, so reserve a day for relaxing to the sound of soothing waves. ... more   less 

Additional Information about WalkAbout Beach Resort

Address: 2500 North Surf Road, Hollywood, FL 33019
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Hollywood
Price Range: ₹ 14,693 - ₹ 37,339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — WalkAbout Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Walkabout Beach Hotel Hollywood
Walk About Beach Hollywood
Hotel Style:
#5 Family Hotel in Hollywood
#7 Romantic Hotel in Hollywood
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Hollywood
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“Oceanview room is large and comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles robyng285, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 was on the first floor, and had a front room view of the beach and tiki bar”
 of 5 bubbles Loves_traveling27, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Our room was so well insulated that we could NOT hear the partying going on all around!!! Don't ask for Room 8 - we want it for ourselves :)”
 of 5 bubbles ElizabethDMia, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“Room number 8, spectacular view of the ocean and the boardwalk right outside your windows.”
 of 5 bubbles Beachcomber248, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“The upper level tower suite is well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles Rhayven44, 5 May 2016 | Read review
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