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Dixie Belle Motel

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 12 January 2017

This motel has a retro 50's style to it. We had room #9 which had a complete kitchen and a shower. Everything you need for cooking and eating is included (except the food). There also is an outdoor BBQ if you prefer to cook outside. The water is very hot and the pressure is the best I've ever had in...

1Thank Carl K
Cumming, Georgia
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Keep and open mind if you stay at the Dixie Belle. It is a vision out of the past. It is a roadside motel like nothing this generation has seen but I remember as a child staying in many times with my family. It is run down but clean and bug free. The folks are friendly. Perfect location. And they...

1Thank dogwalker5012015
Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 14 September 2016

I didn't expect much, but I did expect a clean environment. My first clue should have been the filthy office and the cat that was allowed to climb across the counter while I was checking in. Fine, no big deal. Another clue was she demanded payment up front for both nights, which I complied with. We got into the extremely...

5Thank SWFL941
Kasey D, Manager at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

As is the standard for most if not all motels/hotels payment for the entire stay is asked for once you check in. This is not abnormal or unheard of. Yes when we took ownership there was a catio attached to the property. Our cats do not use it, and they have no used it since the issue was brought to...

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My family stayed in the biggest room, we had a kitchen for cooking. The rooms were clean, neat and functional. The owners let us use the patio and grill while we were there. We had a great time and other guests came and sat with us on the patio.

1Thank Karie D
Florida Panhandle, Florida
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I'm confused with the previous reviews of the Dixie Belle. Maybe some of the rooms are updated? Ours was old, and DEFINITELY not clean or well kept! No offense to the staff (who were very friendly), but I would not walk on the carpet in my bare feet or even socks. WE washed the kitchen floor, and it was filthy....

3Thank smiley6
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

I was having medical treatment at a nearby hospital over a few days, and needed a place to stay. It is the high season in this tourist town, and the rates at neighboring hotels and inns were prohibitive for me, and there was only a vacancy for one day at one other hotel. So I read the reviews, called and...

Thank Jo G
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Great place to stay had a wonderful time at the beach and enjoyed Port St. Joe and the surrounding areas. The fireworks display for the 4th of July was amazing, our kids loved and it and were not ready to come home when we left!

Thank Robyn P
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Our room was so very clean, and comfortable!!!! Chris, Kasey, and Marla (and the cats) are great owners!! Even the maid service Is very friendly at this place!!!!!!! Had an amazing weekend!!! The coffee is amazing!!!! Can not wait to be back here in just a few months!!!

Thank Lizz K
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

We have been staying at Motel Dixie Belle now for 2 1/2 days. Owners Chris & Marla, Manager Kasey have gone above & beyond to make our stay perfect. This motel was built in 50's and is so quaint we pretty much stayed here enjoying beer&wine we bought, met neighbors from ajoining rooms!😄 its quiet right off hwy 98 with...

1Thank PKFuller
Kasey D, Manager at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

We were so happy to help you. And we are super glad you had such a wonderful stay. We look forward to seeing you again. And we are glad to have made new friends.

Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Always wanted to stay here when driving by in the 80s and 90s. Looks like an old 1950 motel. Have stayed a few times - one for a bachelor trip and twice when coming down for last minute fishing trips. Old and rough inside. Owners a bit odd and not particularly friendly. They are definitely sticklers for the rules so...

2Thank Bill And Donna ... S
michelada28, Owner at Dixie Belle Motel, responded to this review

Sorry it took me so long to respond, but we've been very busy. Yes we do cover our mattresses and box springs for our guests' protection. And yes, the baths built is 1956 are tiny. The Dixie Belle is not for everyone but we have a loyal following and new guests who love to say with us.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Dixie Belle is a clean, quiet, safe slice of roadside America. Owners, Chris and Marla Kenney are always on property. As is Manager Kasey Davis. Rates are very reasonable and vary with the seasons. November through February are bargain months.Although built back in the 60's and a bit small by modern standards, the rooms all have small fridges, microwaves and coffee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dixie Belle Motel

Address: 3155 W Highway 98, Port Saint Joe, FL 32456-4826
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Port Saint Joe
Price Range: ₹ 2,606 - ₹ 7,165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Dixie Belle Hotel Port Saint Joe
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“This is a roadside motel with different size rooms and beds, some with kitchens, but all have microwaves, small fridge and coffee maker.”
 of 5 bubbles dogwalker5012015, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“One room allows pets”
 of 5 bubbles billanddonnass, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“We got room number 1 and it was on the end and we have total privicy!! Loved it!”
 of 5 bubbles SophiaD2020, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are very small - check them out beforehand if you are prone to claustrophobia.”
 of 5 bubbles michaelmF3291NF, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
“There are three rooms with kitchens. They also have a few pet friendly rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles U5695RXlindad, 26 Oct 2015 | Read review
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