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    Universal Palms Hotel

    4900 Powerline Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-3113
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
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    Traveller (391)
    Room & Suite (230)
    Pool & Beach (90)
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good25%
    • Average17%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible16%
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    “front desk” (277 reviews)
    “pool view” (15 reviews)
    “enjoyed my stay” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 15 December 2015

    Stayed at the Universal Palms before and after our cruise. The staff are awesome, very informative and helpful. We stayed in a poolside suite, the room was great, clean and smelt good. Suites have a dividing door,my kids slept on the pull out couch as...More

    Thank Daniel D
    Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

    The only thing good about this hotel is its location. Everything is dirty, worn,smelly,rusted,stained or nonfunctional. The smell of sewage is unacceptable...Customer Service is unsatisfatory, wifi hardly works and the grounds are filthy...Worst Hotel Stay Ever...Sheets are gross..and pubic hairs were everywhere....Oh and the railway...More

    Thank LuvMeSumTrvl
    Reviewed 14 December 2015

    Pool and marble décor really pretty. Liked rooms accessible from outside. Rooms ok but could have been nicer. The rooms were clean, just very plain. Also there was not a full length mirror in room. Really important to females. Desk staff nice, friendly.

    Thank Char C
    Reviewed 13 December 2015

    I read a comment from the hotel saying the trains only blow their horns for emergencies, this is not true. They do it all the time and it's loud. The hotel is also located close to a busy road where our room was located. I...More

    Thank Cliff M
    Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

    If you're in for an adventurous stay then you're at the right place. Staff was quick and friendly, nothing to complain about that. But the rooms! OMG, when entering the bathroom I found the room was already occupied by a cockroach. The hotel is located...More

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    • Fort Lauderdale
    • Also Known As
    • El Palacio Fort Lauderdale ,
    • Hotel El Palacio
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    Room & Suite (230)
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    Dining (24)
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    Bathroom (28)
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    Simone W
    23 May 2017|
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    Response from TommyBernier1 | Property representative |
    Hi Simone, We do offer a shuttle service with Express Shuttle. Here is the information : The shuttle service is offered in partnership with Express Shuttle. Guests from the Universal Palms Hotel benefit from discounted... More
    14 May 2017|
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    Response from dhb50 | Reviewed this property |
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    14 May 2017|
    Response from heidiwalter01 | Reviewed this property |
    There was no bar....a vending machine that was broken. it was terrible. DONT EVER STAY THERE!!!
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    "We thought we were getting a bargain based on the pic's but you get what you pay for...in this vase you..."
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    "Only thing good about this hotel the A/C work very well"
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    "If you have to travel, look for someplace else!"
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    "Renovate this place, its not even healthy to stay one night. I would stay here again even if they paid me!"
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