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West Bloomfield, Michigan
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is our second, and not our last stay at The Windjammer. The location is perfect with plenty to do a few blocks away. The staff has always been extremely friendly and helpful. Pool is sparkling clean . We stayed in a one bedroom ocean front. It was fine for three of us. Just wish the bedroom had a king...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Perfect location, wonderful staff (thank you Deborah for very good service)! A great place to stay in wonderful Lauderdale-by-the-Sea. We are coming back in November 2017. Looking forward to see you all! Mats & Charlotte

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Guelph, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second stay at Windjammer, we were first here in 2013. Windjammer is an awesome hotel, we stay in the studio units; perfect for two, with a very comfortable layout, full kitchen and so clean and well maintained. The best area of beach on the Atlantic side, for sure, clean and not at all crowded. Parking is also...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first, but not last stay at Windjammer Resort in Lauderdale by the Sea. We had a small but efficient studio unit. It was very clean and had a nice view of the ocean. The resort is very clean and the staff is friendly and helpful. Our room attendant Deborah was so nice, I needed a couple extra...

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Fort Myers, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The one bedroom suite was perfect! Adorable little back patio, just steps to the beach and by the pool! The room was perfect, nice kitchen and decent space. Great location for a short 10 min walk down to the center of town with great restaurants and bars! Also a really good snorkel, diving and fishing spot right from the beach!...

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JohnBoutin, General Manager at Windjammer Resort, responded to this review

Thank you Ms Sassity for your kind words and for mentioning that there is fishing from our beach in the early morning hours. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that you are considering a return visit. Remember to call us directly to reserve and mention that you are a return guest to claim your 10% discount. See...

Oak Hills, CA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This quaint hotel is located directly on the beach and you can enjoy the sunrise right outside your room. The property is very clean and well maintained. The rooms are clean, bright and well stocked with all the kitchen appliances and tools for cooking. The staff is very friendly especially Shemise who went out of her way to help me...

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Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 2 November 2016

A good friend of mine and I stayed here to celebrate our birthdays, and we couldn't have asked for a better experience! The room was very clean and had a great view of the beach. The location is also extremely convenient. We were surrounded by various restaurants and shops. The pool area was neat and very comfortable, as well! Overall,...

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JohnBoutin, General Manager at Windjammer Resort, responded to this review

We are always excited when guests come to celebrate a special occasion. Next year you will have to let us know it's your birthday as we like to give celebrants a little something special to make their stay even more memorable. So glad you had a good time and thank you for your kind words.

Sarasota, FL
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We used our timeshare and stayed for three nights - the check in was efficient and welcoming, by Chenise (spelling?) our room was clean and comfortable, and the location could not be beat as it was within walking distance of all of the restaurants and shops. It is also directly on the beach, and although we didn't use the pool,...

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Vancouver
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is a fabulous old place on the beach. location is fabulous and the area is also good. walk down stairs or staight out on to the beach. It is often like having you own beach as there are no high-rises and no noisy restaurants, except on Friday nights starting in November when two good restaurants block a whole street...

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JohnBoutin, General Manager at Windjammer Resort, responded to this review

Thank you sir for your great review and mentioning that we sit "on the beach". Many people seem to have been the victims of false claims of hotels being on the beach because many people ask us to confirm that we are indeed on the beach. Then we simply ask them to look at our beach cam and their question...

Denville, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The Windjammer is a great place to stay for a week in Florida. The rooms are clean, the maid service always does a great job. The office staff is helpful . The pools are always heated and clean. They offer beach chairs and towels.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family 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
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Windjammer Resort Hotel is located away from the crowds and sits on a wide and gorgeous palm-lined beach. Modern suites, all with kitchens, provide guests with superb views of the Atlantic Ocean and direct access to a pristine uncrowded beach. One block away is Pelican Square, the center of activity in the charming and secure seaside town of Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, on the east side of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Relaxation and comfort are assured with a pristine uncrowded beach, two heated pools, a well maintained facility, friendly staff and very clean apartments. Our beachfront property is a White Glove Award recipient from the Superior Small Lodging Association eight years in a row. Unique to the Windjammer Resort Hotel is that from our beach you can snorkel or dive to a renowned coral reef, walk to the best fishing/sightseeing pier in South Florida and to a variety of shopping, restaurants and bars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Windjammer Resort

Address: 4244 El Mar Dr, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-5440
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Lauderdale by the Sea
Price Range: $155 - $465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Windjammer Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 33
Also Known As:
Windjammer Resort And Beach Club
Windjammer Resort & Beach Club Hotel Lauderdale By The Sea
Windjammer Resort Lauderdale By The Sea, Florida
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
#4 Family Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
#4 Romantic Hotel in Lauderdale by the Sea
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“Try to get an Oceanfront Unit”
 of 5 bubbles 734matse, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Try to get room 16, direct view of the beach and a private sitting area.”
 of 5 bubbles GuelphTentRentals, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ocean facing side, also the pool facing rooms”
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 of 5 bubbles 57JackieS, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The end units are the best around. They make you want to get up early and watch the sun rise.”
 of 5 bubbles X3078DPjimr, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The hotel has two buildings, I like the south one better.”
 of 5 bubbles Crmtv, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
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