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    Grand Palm Plaza

    2801 Rio Mar Street, 501 Orton Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-4215
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    • Excellent64%
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    Free Wifi
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 358 reviews

    Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

    I am waiting to check in. I have been waiting outside the hotel over an hour. I have contacted the off-site office three times. I was told to wait for a call back with directions on what to do. At this point I am losing...More

    3  Thank hrdmapl
    Response from csposa, General Manager at Grand Palm PlazaResponded 28 June 2017

    Hello, we appreciate your feedback. I understand the situation you have experienced. There has been documentation of your case and communication with our front desk staff to resolve any concerns. We hope you ended up having a memorable stay with us, and look forward to...More

    Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

    Gay complex with pool where you can be nude even in the community áreas. It's expensive for the amenities that they are offering. They need to renovate the complex. It's in the area where you can find the other gay complex

    3  Thank tbuxco
    Response from csposa, General Manager at Grand Palm PlazaResponded 28 June 2017

    We appreciate your review. Currently our staff is working on a beautification project that would add a new look, and feel to the hotel. We hope to have you back in the near future to take advantage of it!

    Reviewed 8 April 2017

    We are not picky, but this place should not be open anymore as it has not been maintained. We checked in for only two days arriving late in the day. The room was not clean and had many items that should have been repaired or...More

    3  Thank Brad M
    Response from csposa, General Manager at Grand Palm PlazaResponded 30 June 2017

    Thank you for taking out time to give your feedback Brad. We appreciate our guests keeping us up to date on any concerns had while staying with us. All information that you communicated to me has been documented and sent off to our staff for...More

    Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

    I have never been profiled and slanderized in my whole life until having an issue with this place. After an extreme long wait from 3pm-830/9pm because this company assigned an unpaid guest my room. Causing me to be forced to not only miss my afternoon,...More

    4  Thank brenta62
    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    I not sure why someone would want to buy a quaint old style Floridian hotel and basically keep all negatives and TOTALLY remove all the positives but it seems like that is what has been done. The "lush" and kind of private landscape is gone,...More

    3  Thank netmail1029
    Response from csposa, General Manager at Grand Palm PlazaResponded 30 June 2017

    Hello, we appreciate the feedback. It's important to us that our guests keep us are of their specific needs, and concerns. At the moment we are conducting a beautification project to spruce up any outdated items on the property. We hope to have you back...More

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    rob33611@aol.com
    5 August 2015|
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    Response from edwoz | Property representative |
    Hi thank you for your inquiry. We are located near the beach. When you do make a reservation online, our website generates directions. Call us if you have questions. Edward, GM
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    13 February 2015|
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    Response from edwoz | Property representative |
    Thank you for your question. We are a 10-15 minute car ride to Port Everglades. Our hotel works with third party shuttle services that our agents can help book for you when you reserve your room. Call us at 954-565-7250... More
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