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Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Left over pizza and other somewhat consumed food items remained in the refrig suit...f???? just how old???? We were quickly ushered down the hall to another room upon calling the front desk about the refrig status. This room had an empty refrig but lacked any tissues in the suite....again another call to the front desk. Then.....in the morning we went...

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

I have a full kitchen to cook what is wish. A large suit with a king size bed. All at a very reasonable monthly rate. Everything here in my suit looks like it is brand new. The Main Stay Suites is very clean with friendly and helpful staff. I enjoy their Breakfast. The Main Stay Suites Breakfast includes the following:...

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TCPMI, Guest Relations Manager at Mainstay Suites, responded to this review

We are happy to know you are enjoying your stay. We enjoy providing a home away from home!

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 1 week ago

So, this place isn't right on the beach like I'm used to, but it is very close to it. I enjoyed the large room with plenty of living space and the pool was cool and quiet. The service was great and the breakfast was good.

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Lynchburg, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this room for two nights while we visited Port St. Joe and the two state parks nearby. The beds were comfy, plus we had a beautiful sitting area and kitchen. If we had been able to snorkel for scallops it would have been a perfect setup for fixing a feast! The location is out of the town...

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TCPMI, Guest Relations Manager at Mainstay Suites, responded to this review

Well then just come back in July when scallop season opens:) We appreciate your kind review and sincerely hope that you will come back and enjoy some of our sweet bay scallops on your next visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here to meet up with friends who had a house on the beach at Indian Pass. Very nice, clean up-to-date hotel offering a small kitchenette. Reasonably priced for this area and included breakfast offering biscuits and gravy, sausage, pastries as well as a variety of cereals and fresh fruit. Enjoyed a King room, contained a sleeper sofa that was...

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Clarkston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was on 3rd fl. It was well furnished with a small kitchen to enable cooking your traveling meals/sandwiches. Refrig./stove, essentials. Hot shower!. Breakfast was well stocked. Outside dining rm. was the coffee, tea and juice available during the day. And any excess fruit/muffins from breakfast put out..in case you didn't make breakfast . Out of 5 days 3...

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St. Paul, MN
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed her for two nights in late Feb 2017. The room was very nice and homey. Our dogs were warmly welcomed here. The breakfasts were also very good. We thought this was a great value also. It was also pretty close to Port St Joe and not far from the dog beach.

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Whitehouse, Ohio
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Stayed here on one night that the Port Inn was booked. Also a very nice place to stay and economical. Driving distance to downtown but a bit closer to the Cape. Nice suite rooms complete with fridge and stove, etc. Standard fair breakfast provided. Staff are very friendly and accommodating and provided me with sufficient aloe vera lotion for a...

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Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

It was clean, the bed was new and the staff was courteous. They let us bring our dog. It's certainly not a resort but it met a need for us as we explored the area. We did not eat the breakfast but went in to Apalachicola for brunch. I would stay there again.

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TCPMI, Guest Relations Manager at Mainstay Suites, responded to this review

We are pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us and we look forward to seeing you again!

Dronfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

The carpet in the room was dirty,threadbare and frayed at the edges. There were broken tiles on the floor in the bathroom. There was damage to the walls too. There were no nets at the windows so, as we were on the ground floor, we had to keep the curtains closed. The Wi-fi was very very slow and kept dropping...

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TCPMI, Guest Relations Manager at Mainstay Suites, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to review your recent stay with us, as painful as it was to read, we need that honest feedback from our guests. The good new is, we are replacing all of the guestroom carpets, sleeper sofas, and window treatments!! Very exciting for us, and very overdue for our guests. No excuse for the pool...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Mainstay Suites

Address: 3951 E Highway 98, Port Saint Joe, FL 32456-5318
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Port Saint Joe
Price Range: ₹ 6,206 - ₹ 10,278 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mainstay Suites 2.5*
Number of rooms: 67
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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