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    A Little Inn By The Sea

    4546 El Mar Drive, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3608
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    Overview
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good23%
    • Average10%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible38%
    24 Dec 2015
    “Really Awesome Find!”
    27 Jul 2015
    “Privacy”
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair Access
    Tennis Court
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 229 reviews

    Reviewed 25 December 2015

    When I booked this place, I was seriously afraid of what I would find. I read all the negative comments. Cancelling my reservations crossed my mind. I was pleasantly surprised. The room was clean. The breakfast a real treat. Very tastefully decorated. The outside sitting...More

    1  Thank Wiegots
    Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

    The motel had a modern decor and clean rooms, though you can tell it needed work and there was never any hot coffee nor sugar. It has a private beach and you don't see other guests. It is a hide away sort of secret vacation...More

    Thank annie_major
    Reviewed 1 July 2015

    Great beach...run down dirty hotel with lack of staff rude maids not worth your money you spent for beach front .mold smell ,dirty floors ,windows place in need of refurbishment or even a good deep cleaning

    Thank KathrynS1016
    Reviewed 17 February 2014

    THIS HOTEL HAS CLOSED!!! My parents had reservations to stay here from 3/18-4/7 of this year. I live in Fort Lauderdale and just happened to be in Lauderdale By The Sea for lunch. I decided to drive by and there were no cars in the...More

    23  Thank scubie
    Reviewed 8 January 2014

    Been coming here for many many years. Loved it so much, got married between two palm trees on the beach. My husband and I will only choose A Little Inn By The Sea when we come to visit Florida. Everyone is so friendly and acommodating....More

    1  Thank sanstorm22
    Ocean Beach Palace Hotel and Suites
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 108 - US$ 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 29
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    • Location
    • United States >
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    • Lauderdale by the Sea
    • Also Known As
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    • Little Inn Sea
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    Room & Suite (33)
    Pool & Beach (21)
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    Bathroom (8)
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