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Nisland, South Dakota
Reviewed 9 September 2015

We stayed for Labor Day Weekend. The hotel is clean, the views are amazing, the staff are wonderful, from the front desk to the housekeepers, to the maintenance crew, all are friendly, helpful, and truly add to the experience. Our room was at the front of the property, but we were still so close to the pool and ocean. There...

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We appreciate your feedback and are very pleased to hear you had an excellent stay. We hope to see you again soon!

Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

We had a one bedroom apartment in exchange of our timeshare. It was small but enough for the couple of us. I wonder how bigger families would stay. It has a nice view on the ocean. It is located nearby different restaurants. The beach is big and nice in spite of the cold water of the Atlantic Ocean. We saw...

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1Thank Amany R
Ocala, Florida
Reviewed 19 June 2015

We go to the Reef Ocean every single year. Rooms are great, people are friendly and you simply cannot get any closer to the water. It is great to wake up and hear the waves!!!! My favorite South Florida destination!

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4Thank senseiblackburn
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 1 June 2015

I stayed with my wife and 2 kids, in unit 202 ( I think it was) Ocean front.. we couldn't have been closer to the Ocean. It was just perfect. It isn't the fanciest place on earth but I loved it. We watched sunrise on Sunday morning, and enjoyed the beach to the fullest. I will go back.

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3Thank damrb32
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Traded our DRI timeshare and got a one bedroom beachfront. Which surprised me since in the world of timeshares the owners always get the prime units. The staff was very friendly at checkin and the unit was very clean. It had everything you need for a home away from home unit if you want to eat in and plenty of...

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2Thank kshark1958
Holly, Michigan
Reviewed 6 May 2015

The owner wants $500 to upgrade to a 1 bedroom ste, pool/ocean view when I traded my home resort, which is equivalent to a 1 Bedroom Ste. I get to look at the street for 5th anniversary/college graduation celebration. They even had my last name wrong when I called to verify my reservation. I am not very happy that someone...

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2Thank Lexy48442
Reviewed 17 April 2015

I grew up in Vero Beach and remember passing by this place but never knew anyone that stayed there. I haven't been back in a few years so my fiance and I decided to go on a very last minute trip for Easter weekend. Every other hotel on the beach was completely booked so I jumped on this place when...

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3Thank Melanie F
Lafayette, IN
Reviewed 6 February 2015

As owners, we go twice a year. June is a great time to take the grandkids. They love the ocean & pool. Plus there are other kids around for them to make friends with. Plus it's turtle nesting season and you never know if you'll see one coming ashore at night. This past June we rented a paddleboard from Orchid...

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2Thank SandyLafayette_IN
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Stayed here on a time share exchange in February 2014. Will will now be staying in February 2015 for two weeks. We had a studio unit last time...we liked it so much we purchased two weeks in a one bedroom unit.You should be aware that this is a time share facility that does not try to pressure you into buying....

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2Thank jerseytraveler027
Bluffton, South Carolina
Reviewed 13 January 2015

We own a time share in the Ocean Reef resort & always enjoy going back. The rooms are well maintained, ample amount of dishes/bedding/towels. Located right on the ocean & close to shopping, restaurants & beach for your enjoyment.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about The Reef Ocean Resort

Address: 3450 Ocean Drive, Vero Beach, FL 32963
Region: United States > Florida > Vero Beach
Price Range: ₹ 20,835 - ₹ 34,276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Reef Ocean Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
The Reef Ocean Hotel Vero Beach
Reef Ocean Resort
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#4 Top resorts Hotel in Vero Beach
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Vero Beach
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“Rooms facing ocean”
 of 5 bubbles RayR367, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“as near the ocean as possible 203 was good”
 of 5 bubbles weloveholidaysuk_10, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bring your own beach chairs and umbrella.”
 of 5 bubbles georgemD2765LZ, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The steps to the second floor are pretty steep. The ocean view is "awesome", especially the sunrise!”
 of 5 bubbles VacationBum_7, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Spend more on the ocean side because it's worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles CBRabenecker, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
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