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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The penthouse suite is the place to stay....and the other rooms are just the same....clean and welcoming. David is clearly an expert in guest experience, as well as his staff!. Walking distance to a Publix supermarket, liquor store, & a drug store...what else do you need.

Thank RiverHouseInn1
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently had the opportunity to make a post cruise stay at the Big Coconut. No request goes unheeded. Casually, make a request of David and your needs are fulfilled.Hazel is always on hand to assist in anything you may need. The bed was probably the most comfortable I've slept in at any hotel. I enjoyed my stay so much,...

3Thank RSVP
San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here before leaving for a cruise. We had stayed with David at his old location, so we were anxious to visit his new digs. The Big Coconut is by far the nicest gay guest house we have ever visited. While not big (17 rooms) it is neat, clean,and beautifully landscaped. The rooms were large, clean...

1Thank martynotary
Cathedral City, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dave Medici is the Big Heart of The Big Coconut. A wonderful Gay (male) B & B where comfort and hospitality reign supreme. And Tom Hazel is a warm and friendly assistant who assures everyone's comfort and conversation. Thank you! Rooms are clean, big, fresh with tile floors and powerful A/C and great firm beds & fresh sheets & towels....

1Thank SanDiegoThumper
BigCoconutGuesthouse, Owner at The Big Coconut Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the rave review. , we usually are fully stock on misquito spray and we have restock the mosquito repellent and cancelled the mosquito diner reservations. Tom

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is place is hands down the friendliest and most convenient place for gay men to stay at in Ft. Lauderdale! The rooms are clean, comfortable and well appointed. The staff is cordial, friendly, professional and accommodating. Ample breakfast and the weekend happy hours for guests can't be beat! The location is perfectly situated between the beach and the bars/restaurants...

Thank DelawareCrew
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

The Big Coconut is cute hotel with friendly staff that go the extra mile to make you feel welcome. Nice patio and swimming area means there is no need to rush off to the beach but need be its only a short trip away. Great location which means a short ride to anywhere.

Thank DeanK66
Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My husband and I spent a week at The Big Coconut to ring in the new year and had a wonderful time. David and Tom provide the highest level of quality hospitality and customer service - and also make for great company during the daily breakfast and happy hour. Spacious (and spotless) accommodations, friendly guests, a great heated pool and...

Thank DaveMVA
Brick, New Jersey
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Great location with easy access to everything, large, clean rooms, beautiful foliage around the heated pool and outside court, and off street parking. David and Tom are really great hosts and very accommodating. Easy access to everything. We will stay there again on our next visit to Fort Lauderdale..

1Thank r0naldg117
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This is a smaller, new property located in between the beaches and Wilton Manors. 17 rooms, one heated pool, and a daily continental breakfast/happy hour. The rooms are large and comfortable. The property manager is awesome - he's always available and goes above and beyond to make you feel at home and welcomed. The location is nice because you can...

1Thank Steve T
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 2 January 2017

My hubby and I spent a week in the Penthouse from Christmas to New Years. Our stay was fantastic. David and Tom were awesome. We wanted for nothing. The penthouse is perfect for a week's stay. Private balcony, Living room, Dining Room and Full Kitchen. A master bedroom with a King size bed and giant walk in closet with a...

1Thank Richard W

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Breakfast Available
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The Big Coconut Guesthouse is a Gay Men's Guesthouse ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Big Coconut Guesthouse

Address: 1021 N E 13th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range: $143 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“penthouse is the best room”
 of 5 bubbles RiverHouseInn1, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“First floor rooms provide easy access to the pool and courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles RSVP, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Tell Dave what you need at the time of Booking and he'll do well for you.”
 of 5 bubbles SanDiegoThumper, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We prefer the second floor rooms and the penthouse is a real treat if you can get it.”
 of 5 bubbles DelawareCrew, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“No bad rooms. All are huge with kitchen or kitchenettes.”
 of 5 bubbles RichardW862, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
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