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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 29 August 2015

The staff was friendly and accomodated my handicaped travel companion with a first floor walk out room 1 unit away from the pool without any hesitation or upcharge. The pool was sparkling clear and cleaned each morning. The full kitchen was a nice feature. The AC was ice cold and very quiet. The decor needs an update, but the unit...

1Thank John T
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

I visited the Makai in June without making a reservation and I couldn't have been happier with my selection! I was greeted by some of the friendliest employees I've ever encountered! The manager, Steve, and front desk person, Chris, were very informative about the area and were also so very accommodating! They offered me a bicycle if I wanted to...

1Thank Jessey L
Daytona Beach, Florida
Reviewed 18 August 2015

This is definitely and older hotel and could use some rennovating. The location is fantastic as it is walking distance from everything you need. We stayed in room 206 which was on the south side with 1/2 beach and 1/2 city view. This room also had a small deck/balcony outside which was kind of neat. The rooms are just steps...

1Thank Dogfather96
Alachua, United States
Reviewed 15 August 2015

I booked a room at the Makai for a weekend getaway. Although this is a much older property and the exterior building maintenance could be a bit neater, I loved staying at this hotel. It is direct oceanfront. The room was very clean and smelled fresh. The shower pressure was awesome. Room had a fridge and microwave. The floors are...

Thank Carol P
Citrus Springs, Florida
Reviewed 14 August 2015

a very old hotel that has made some nice rennovations..the attention to detail is sloppy..globs of sealer on our shower, stuff on the floor, bad seal job on windows, strip hanging down..room 2007...great beach location, nice pools for adults and kids...the breakfast was just ok...that was our total impression..if you are handicapped this is not the place for you...you can...

Thank dukie74
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We again stayed at the Makai while visiting Daytona Beach last week. Everyone that worked there was super friendly and helpful. For the price you cant beat the place. You do have to get past the appearance, outside, it is a bit old and tired, but our room was clean and remodeled and quiet. . Breakfast is even included in...

Thank painterfam
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 5 August 2015

We had a last minute change and ended up staying at the Makai Beach Lodge. Chris checked us in. Chris was very accommodating. He was very friendly during our entire stay. This is a Ocean Front Resort. Most resorts charge you for almost all the amenities. At Makai the beach umbrellas, chairs, surf boards, boogie boards and sand toys were...

Thank Serina G
Deltona, Florida
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The front desk reps were friendly, check in was quick. Our ocean front room was large and sort of recently renovated....brand new tile in bathroom, however the toilet was off center. For some reason, our bathroom wasn't cleaned after the previous guest checked out. By the time we even noticed this, we had all of our crap(aka luggage) lugged up...

1Thank lindalou66
United States
Reviewed 31 July 2015

The reviews about this property being run down & dirty are true. When we checked in, I decided if the room was as bad as the grounds we would go elsewhere. The room was barely passable & we decided to stay since there weren't many options on the beach. The ocean front balcony had an awesome view, but needed some...

1Thank Daniel F
Groveland, Florida, United States
Reviewed 27 July 2015

The hotel's location is great, right on the beach and has a couple of nice restaurants within walking distance. The morning breakfast was also not bad...waffles, biscuits and gravy, cereal, toast, English muffins, canned fruit, coffee and juice. That's where the good comments stop. The building has obviously been there for years and looks to be one that the college...

1Thank Barbara P

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Makai Beach Lodge is primarily a beach side hotel located at the connection of Daytona Beach and Ormond Beach, this allows us to offer the fun of Daytona Beach with the pristine white sands of Ormond Beach. The hotel has a private beach entrance and beach side pool, kiddie pool, hot tub, grills, shuttle board and more. All rooms have modern LED Tv's with HBO included, free WIFI and most rooms have a fullsize kitchen with the rest having at a minimum fridge and microwave. Free parking is provided and we offer typical hotel amenities like vending, laundry, free ice and a 24 hour front desk manned with knowledgeable staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Makai Beach Lodge

Address: 707 S. Atlantic Ave, Ormond Beach, FL 32176
Region: United States > Florida > Ormond Beach
Price Range: ₹ 4,847 - ₹ 10,922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Makai Beach Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Makai Beach Hotel Ormond Beach
Makai Beach Ormond
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#12 On the Beach Hotel in Ormond Beach
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“Beach view!!”
 of 5 bubbles harleychic2016, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a balcony if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles Julieperkins3462, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go for the first floor, ocean front. It comes with a covered patio, table and chairs.”
 of 5 bubbles kathymE4098HP, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles constanceswanson, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I wouldn't recommend 334. The ocean view rooms have balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles cmholthaus, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
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