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The Merriweather Resort

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have you ever found something so special and so lovely that part of wanted to selfishly keep it a secret? Well, that about sums up my stay at the Merriweather Resort. However, Mary Jo and the whole Merriweather team works so hard that I must give them the credit they so well earned. The Merriweather is absolutely a home away...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family needed to find a place that would accept our pets while our home is under construction. I wanted to make the best of a bad situation for my 2 kids, our 2 dogs & our cat. What we found at The Merriweather Resort is better than any trip to Disney, and in our own backyard. Our room has...

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mwftlaud, General Manager at The Merriweather Resort, responded to this review

We so much appreciate you staying with us and sharing your review. Guests like yourself truly make our jobs so enjoyable which really helps create that positive energy! Thank you so much and we look forward to your next stay with us.

Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Do not book a studio, Murphy bed and pull out couch, really, shower head looked 40 years old, if you slept on the pull out at night to use the bathroom you would have to crawl over the Murphy bed, really . Wow. Can't believe this is a RCI property. Older folks place as well. Will never ever return, left...

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mwftlaud, General Manager at The Merriweather Resort, responded to this review

Dear Randy, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We take our guest's concerns very seriously and are committed to creating a space where people will enjoy and remember staying at our resort positively. We are deeply sorry that your experience was less than perfect. All of your concerns have been attended to immediately. As you can...

monroe twp., nj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just came back from 2 weeks at The Merriweather. This place is a little paradise and the staff Mary Jo, Jorge and Joyce are so welcoming and made our stay wonderful. We have been coming here over 10 years and it always feels like home. The grounds and rooms are super clean and it's so convenient to have a fully...

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mwftlaud, General Manager at The Merriweather Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us a wonderful review! We are so glad you enjoyed your vacation with us..

hallifax
Reviewed 18 January 2017

What a gem! The hotel is nothing fancy but great clean rooms, comfy beds. Private pool steps from the beach. The staff is wonderful, feel like you are home. Having full kitchen is nice, we like to dine at night but to eat healthy and be active the rest of the day. This was a perfect spot for us. So...

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mwftlaud, General Manager at The Merriweather Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us such a positive review. We look forward to seeing you in April for the music festival!

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 January 2017

The merryweather is the best place to stay on the ft Lauderdale beach! mary jo and Jorge are the nicest people I have met, they are very accomendating they address all your needs! All the maids celia and joyce who I had did everything I asked. It is a dog friendly place which I love, very clean and beautiful view...

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mwftlaud, General Manager at The Merriweather Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us such a positive review! We are looking forward to seeing you soon. (especially charlotte)!

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Mary Jo and her staff are the best we have ever had. Rooms are always clean, and have everything you need for your stay. Great pool and beach. Have stayed at the Merriweather for many years and this October we will be staying for 2 weeks.Can't wait. Hurry Oct. get here.

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mwftlaud, Manager at The Merriweather Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for writing such a positive review of our resort! We are looking forward to seeing you for 2 weeks in October.

San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 January 2017

There are two chairs, a table and an ash tray right outside our neighbors doors and many times when we opened up our door, one of our neighbors were smoking. This meant we could not sit outside or open up our door for fresh air because the neighbors cigarette and/ or cigar smoke would blow into our room.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
Reviewed 26 December 2016

I have been staying at the Merriweather for 24 years now, the rooms are quaint, beachy, clean and bright. The resort manager, although always juggling many things goes out of her way, to make our stay as comfortable as possible. The staff is helpful and friendly. I hate being inside, and the outside sitting on the property is well kept...

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mwftlaud, General Manager at The Merriweather Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Fort Lauderdale!

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 26 December 2016

My experience at he merriweather was as good as it gets, my last trip there made me realize that one week is not enough. So I booked 2 weeks for next year. Also the staff ther is great, we had clean rooms everyday, and they would come back and ask if their was anything else we needed. I also booked...

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mwftlaud, General Manager at The Merriweather Resort, responded to this review

We are so happy you always enjoy your vacations with us ! We are looking forward to seeing you for 2 weeks in 2017!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the heart of beautiful Fort Lauderdale Beach where everything from a swim in the sea to an adventure in the Everglades are at your fingertips. The hotel is located just blocks north of the famed Las Olas Boulevard where exciting nightlife, eclectic shops and fantastic dining are plentiful. We pride ourselves in our cozy home away from home atmosphere. Whether you are a family with children, traveling for business, or just looking to relax, you will feel as though you are at your second home at the beach. We offer free Wi-Fi, daily housekeeping, and a full kitchen in every room. We are confident that you will enjoy our little piece of paradise for your next trip to Fort Lauderdale! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Merriweather Resort

Address: 115 North Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-4310
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale > Central Beach
Hotel Class:3 star — The Merriweather Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
The Merriweather Hotel Fort Lauderdale
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“If you plan to spend time on the beach don't forget your beach chairs.”
 of 5 bubbles quatco, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Street noise at night, earplugs may be beneficial”
 of 5 bubbles shawnaHallifax, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms are good, they are all unique. The oceanside rooms tend to get a lot of the foot traffic noise, and cars cruising the strip.”
 of 5 bubbles PaulaN18, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“family oriented always have had great neighbors my home away from home.”
 of 5 bubbles malmac41, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you have small children or older people traveling with you, you should ask for first floor there is no elevator. (it's only 2 stories)”
 of 5 bubbles LaurelK136, 26 Dec 2016 | Read review
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