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Pompano Beach, Florida
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52 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2011

For the past 4 years we have taken our boat up to Ft Meyers about twice a year we always stay at Dolphin Inns room 13b.... its the best room at the hotel! Travis is the best and we love coming back to this place time and time again! Our 3 year old loves the pool, my hubby loves the... More 

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Kent UK
2 reviews
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Reviewed 14 August 2011

Booked this up over a year ago after reading reviews on this site... we booked by e-mail and Travis immediatley showed his calm and laid back (but proffesional and efficient) manner. he wanted no deposit at the time of booking and no payment before we arrived ! On the day of our arrival we were met by the lovely Jen,... More 

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Auckland
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37 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2011

Great place. Well equipped eclectic kitchen, great rooms, nice people and great rates. Like a little mini beach house. If you want matching china and a bathroom the size of a ballroom stay somewhere else and pay triple. But if you want a great friendly, clean, quiet and comfortable place where you can cook your own meals, enjoy a glass... More 

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Cudjoe Key, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 13 August 2011

We absolutely loved the pool and convenience to everything we needed! We could easily walk to the beach, spa, theater and 7/11! The kids loved the pool and the rooms were clean. We love the fact that there is a kitchen to help with food costs! We have stayed here twice. Once we were on the canal side which was... More 

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Reviewed 29 July 2011

You have to be a real laid back beach lover to enjoy the Dolphin Inn. It is the ultimate beach motel. It's not all dressed up and fancy, it's for all who like the simple things in life, great hospitality. Though very relaxed ,its clean, and no obnoxious college partiers. It's far away enough from the crowds but close enough... More 

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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52 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 July 2011

Poolside #5, one hard mattress one too soft, nowhere to hang wet towels, not enuf drawers to unpack clothing. Otherwise ok, owners present but not in your face, saw more of their cats than them. Travis very friendly. Pool is great.. Would stay here again, but in a larger room.

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plant city
1 review
Reviewed 19 June 2011

Our family of 5 stayed at the Dolphin Inn and we were very comfortable and pleased with our stay. The room was very clean. We have stayed at many hotels along the gulf beaches of Florida and for a privately owned small hotel this one is my favorite for location, friendliness of the staff, cleanliness and size of our room.... More 

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Fort Wayne, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 16 June 2011

This was our 4th year coming to the Dolphin Inn and it gets better every year. Travis, Jen and Lynn treat us with EXCELLENT, FRIENDLY and PERSONAL service. You get more personal service staying at a smaller hotel. We plan on coming here for many years to come. It is always a great time at the Dolphin Inn!!!

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Wigan, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 8 June 2011

We stayed at the Dolphin Inn which was recommended to us by some family members who had stayed there previously. The hotel is located in a good location with a bay at the back. there is a nice pool and plenty of comfortable sunbeds to lounge on. The one thing that let this place down was the room itself. We... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 28 May 2011

I echo the other reviews about the location, pool, cleanliness, etc. It was excellent. To give you an idea about the level of service Travis provides, a woman in another room had put beer in what she didn't realize is the community freezer. People put groceries there when they leave in there for all to use. Someone took 6 of... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Dolphin Inn

Address: 6555 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-4499
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Fort Myers Beach
Price Range: $126 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dolphin Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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Dolphin Hotel Fort Myers Beach
Dolphin Inn Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Fort Myers Beach
#18 Family Hotel in Fort Myers Beach
#18 Romantic Hotel in Fort Myers Beach
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“Poolside is perfect, lagoon views are perfect...your choice.”
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