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Port Richey, Florida
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Just arrived home after an awesome two night stay at this gem of a small resort. The setting is lovely. The view from the room's lanai is a pretty pond with about 20 dolphin statues, palm trees in the background. The rooms were much better than I expected, with a compact kitchen and a roomy lanai. The furniture was comfortable...

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Gulfport, Florida
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Love this place. Every year I am here with my family/friends. Staff is excellent-very charming and helpful. Grounds are well kept, love the 'tree area with the gazebo on the water. A 'Have too' check out place. Fire pit/ gazebo / near kayaking/ nature walks.

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Englewood, Florida
Reviewed 2 January 2015

I stayed in Rock Lake For the first time it was Magical. We stayed in the Lakeside cabins which are so charming and quaint with the outdoor patio being right on the lake with Wonderful dolphin fountains everywhere. The cabin was extremely clean with brand-new bathroom fixtures and an adorable little kitchenette. They had decorated the entire woods area with...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 31 December 2014

I was fortunate enough to find this hotel on line and rooms available during Christmas week. Clean rooms, great property and friendly staff. Hiking trail, kayaking from the dock, heated pool. I stayed in one of the duplex cabins on the 1 acre lake. I'd go back again!

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 30 December 2014

First thing you need to understand, if you do not get a room on the lake, find anywhere else to stay. Period. The website is deliberately misleading. So much so, the office clerk admitted that many people are angry upon checking in and finding that the 'court-side comfort' is actually across the street from the road from ALL of the...

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10Thank AJ1023
Coral Springs, Florida
Reviewed 17 December 2014

Definitely nostalgic & comfortable. Maria in the office was so friendly and helpful. We did some fishing and grilling. The grounds were well maintained and clean. This gem exceeded my expectations. We would stay there again.

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2Thank Candle_Marie
clearwater,fl
Reviewed 13 October 2014 via mobile

The nostalgic feel is unique. Afternoon respite on our own lakefront porch could last forever! The comfort level of the cottage makes the chain digs boring and bourgeois! Our Front Office Greeter knew that authenticity is the key to memerable lodging hospitity. Thank You!!

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Lublin, Poland
Reviewed 21 September 2014

I spent there with my girlfriend one night, we were passing through Fort Myers. We were excited to spend the night in the house on the lake. However, it soon turned out that this place is not close to the standards that is required in the 21st century. We are a non-smoker persons. Late in the evening in a house...

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HeatherJack, Manager at Rock Lake Resort, responded to this review

We are sorry for the inconvenience of the smoke detector noise, but we assure our guest that it is important to have them in each room for everyone's safety. Tthey are inspected weekly, but at times the battery do go bad in between our inspections. We are extermely sorry that we weren't able to respond as quickly as you would...

Venus, Florida, United States
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Rock Lake is a Wonderfully Nostalgic 1947, Clean..Quiet.. Beautiful Motor Court of Days Gone By! (Our Stay was Very Relaxing) The Staff Was Very Helpful, The Grounds Were Clean and Refreshing. It Was Hard To Believe We Were in Downtown Ft Myers. It Was Like We Had Stepped Back In A( Quieter Time and Space) I Wished I Would Have...

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HeatherJack, Manager at Rock Lake Resort, responded to this review

We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay at The Rock! It is true that we strive to provide a nostalgic home-away-from-home feel for our guests. Please come see us again soon!

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Reviewed 4 July 2014 via mobile

We stayed here and found that it was a great value the mother of you had made it sound a little bit less attractive but it was very clean and the view of the water and the surrounding area is very charming

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HeatherJack, Manager at Rock Lake Resort, responded to this review

"Charming" is a great word for Rock Lake, thank you! Speaking of the water, did you get a chance to take the canoe out on the river while you were here? Come back and see us!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rock Lake Resort is within walking distance of downtown Fort Myers, 4miles west of I75 & 1/2 hr to Beach- kitchenette cottages overlook tranquil lake-beautiful landscaping-Handicap & hearing impaired accommodations-small pet welcome-amenities include lighted tennis court, ping-pong, canoeing (all equipment provided) - picnic/grilling areas beside creek-heated pool-housekeeping provided-laundry facilities on premises. We are so confident that you'll like our resort. Give us a try! You will be happy you tripped onto our resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rock Lake Resort

Address: 2937 Palm Beach Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33916-1504
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Fort Myers
Price Range: $100 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Rock Lake Resort 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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Rock Lake Hotel Fort Myers
Rock Lake Motel
Rock Lake Resort Fort Myers, Florida
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