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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 2 December 2014 via mobile

My family and I stayed here for three nights. The place is great for the value and the rooms were clean. The motel is one block from the beach and everything is within walking distance. If you are not looking for the Ritz Carlton you will not be disappointed.

1Thank shawn m
Frankfort, Kentucky
Reviewed 19 November 2014

The rooms are small, but clean. The staff is great! Amanda/Mandy was excellent! Game room up a block, heated outdoor pool and close to everything in walking distance. For a traveler on a budget you can't go wrong here!

1Thank Tlwd1980
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2014

We stayed here for one night in October. If you arrive during the week you need to check in at the sister hotel down the road (it's not far). Check in staff were fab - very friendly and pleasant. Amber Tides is very tired and needs quite a bit of TLC. We had two rooms. In one, the bathroom had...

1Thank LiciaW
Reviewed 27 October 2014

my wife and i celebrated our one year anniversary on the 26th of October, we were very happy with the condition of the room and the people that worked there were super. we would recommend this hotel to anyone wanting to stay in clear water. the only thing i didn't like was there was no bible in the bed side...

1Thank Shane E
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Thought the price was a bit high but it was par for a busy time of year. Canadian guests reckon very good rates for longer stays . Perhaps a bit basic. The rooms are wooden cabins.The pool is small.Next to a road that very occasionally gets noisey. It's clean , near the beach and a couple of bar/restaurants and very...

2Thank Mick B
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2014

we had a lovely stay the beach is only five mins away pool area very relaxing staff helpfull joe the managerwas really friendly and a great help the room was adaquate for what we needed could do with a safe in the room if you like fishing its a great place could maybe do with a little bit of updating...

1Thank ruby m
Reviewed 19 September 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights and found it to be quite comfortable. While its not on the beach, its close enough, just a short walk away. The room was spacious. Parking out the front. It's a little rundown but for the price we were happy. My biggest complaint was that the blinds didn't block out enough light in the...

2Thank Elke S
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 September 2014

By far the most disgusting hotel I've ever stayed in. The office isn't even open, you have to go to a nice one down the road to check in and get your key. Plants are dead or overgrown, carpet is old, ripped or with holes. tile is ancient, broken, dirty as are the floors. Air conditioning is sub par. Patio...

6Thank sunngazer
Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

This place looked nothing like the online photos.. I was sent to the bigger motel for check in at the stay an play. Not having a voice cause of two tournaments in town, we had no where else to go. You could see the lacking maintenance without entering the room.

2Thank Audrey A
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 9 July 2014

We stayed in room 15. I expected amber tides to honestly be not that great but boy was I wrong! Amber tides will def be a place I will be staying agin! Everyone was so nice and our room was very cozy. My friends and I had a great time. The pool was right in the front of our room...

1Thank Amanda R

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Back under German Management, Ulli & Michelle. Our Motel is located two blocks from Clearwater South Beach, less then 5 minutes walk to the Beach, Restaurants, Bars and Shopping. If you like the Key West feel you will love staying at our quaintly accomodated property with the tropically landscaped pool area. We have grills and sitting areas nestled in the palms for that island feel. All our rooms are non-smoking. We do allow smoking outside of the rooms and around the courtyard. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amber Tides Motel

Address: 420 Hamden Dr, Clearwater, FL 33767-2535
Region: United States > Florida > Clearwater
Price Range: $153 - $346 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Amber Tides Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Amber Tides Hotel Clearwater
Amber Tides Clearwater
Amber Tides Motel Clearwater, Florida
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#11 Family Hotel in Clearwater
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Clearwater
#19 Romantic Hotel in Clearwater
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“we have only been in room #10”
 of 5 bubbles Doug295, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had room 7 on the corner which had extra space with kitchen/dining area.”
 of 5 bubbles Anneandtom9, 14 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Any room you have is good our room was right near one of the pools but the location has two pools.”
 of 5 bubbles 357kristyc, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Room 8 = great. Well-situated w/ 2 double beds. Room 9 (next door) = larger bed & bunk bed, so prolly good for families w/ young kids.”
 of 5 bubbles buking21, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 12 is right by the pool and has a lovely garden.”
 of 5 bubbles frogdogg, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
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