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Makai Beach Lodge

09/04/2017 10/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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St. Augustine, Florida
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Please read and save your hard-earned money. This place is horrible! We were booked for a single night- for a one day get-away for my husband and I. When we arrived, they first put us in the wrong room. It happens and they put us in the correct room. We didn't even stay for an hour. The glass to the...

3Thank Amy S
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

While traveling to West Palm Beach for surgery for my son, we stopped to stay on the beach. I stayed here as a child and had great memories of staying here. It was a mess. It was dirty and I was extremely unhappy. I asked to leave but they wouldn't give me a refund. I got up to get my...

1Thank Amanda S
North Carolina
Reviewed 24 October 2015

I was reluctant to stay at Makai after reading these reviews, and we were so happy that we went! Steve the manager, will deal with any problems You have; trust me...nice motel. Yes it has several years on it, but You can tell from the website photos. Everything was clean there and very very comfortable, all staff @ Makai were...

2Thank Melinda R
Evensville, Tennessee
Reviewed 24 October 2015

First of all, the reason I wanted to stay here is because my family and I used to come here on summer vacations when I was a child...30ish years ago...so, my experience here was partly nostalgia. It IS an older hotel, but for what I paid to take my two daughters on Fall break, (we asked for a room on...

Thank Daturalove
Venice, Florida
Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

Location, location, location!!Great staff, great price. A little dated but Oceanside view and the friendly staff make up the difference. Breakfast & coffee was a bonus as well. Highly recommend this hotel and Oceanside is great, fall asleep watching and listening to the surf

1Thank tcbaers
Ocala, Florida
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We asked for a ocean front room which afforded an excellent view of the ocean and beach. This is a really old hotel which has had it seems, some renovation. The next door neighbors were noisy, the walls don't seem to have much sound insulation. The room was clean and had a fridge and microwave. Beds were soft and clean....

Thank beachlover2929
Reviewed 13 October 2015

I recently had the good fortune to return to the Makai. This was a "split" vacation where I was at the Makai for 2 nights and returned 3 nights later for an additional 4 nights. As previously reviewed, this is a clean room, I opted for the King with a kitchen and balcony oceanfront. The management was very helpful in...

1Thank PIMO
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We recently stayed here over the weekend and we've enjoyed ourselves very much. The hotel accommodated us with a nice room with a lovely view. The staff was friendly and quite helpful. We consider visiting again in the future.

1Thank Jay F
Tavares, Florida
Reviewed 23 September 2015

After all of the reviews I saw online, I was reluctant to stay here! I decided to visit (being a local) one day before we booked. I looked around and thought that it did indeed need some upgrades, but we decided to book anyway, especially with it being pet friendly and all. When we got here, I got a parking...

1Thank Steve G
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

We picked this hotel for our Labor Day weekend, it was not cheapest in the area but was midrange. We reserved a ocean view, it said in the description that there was a balcony. When we arrived I was told it was a first floor room with no balcony. I told them what I reserved and that aid that was...

2Thank UserEKS

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Makai Beach Lodge is primarily a beach side hotel located at the connection of Daytona Beach and Ormond Beach, this allows us to offer the fun of Daytona Beach with the pristine white sands of Ormond Beach. The hotel has a private beach entrance and beach side pool, kiddie pool, hot tub, grills, shuttle board and more. All rooms have modern LED Tv's with HBO included, free WIFI and most rooms have a fullsize kitchen with the rest having at a minimum fridge and microwave. Free parking is provided and we offer typical hotel amenities like vending, laundry, free ice and a 24 hour front desk manned with knowledgeable staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Makai Beach Lodge

Address: 707 S Atlantic Ave, Ormond Beach, FL 32176-7815
Region: United States > Florida > Ormond Beach
Price Range: $106 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Makai Beach Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 110
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Also Known As:
Makai Beach Hotel Ormond Beach
Makai Beach Ormond
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#12 On the Beach Hotel in Ormond Beach
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“too expensive for this place”
 of 5 bubbles M5080BNmichaelw, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Beachfront is best”
  • Under the bed had never been cleaned
  • Rusty drain
  • Black mold growing above shower
  • Warning about the utensils
  • Poor tiling in bathroom
  • Black mold growing in shower
 of 5 bubbles 408audreyw, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Loved the lodge building. Loved the ocean front”
 of 5 bubbles nypin27, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Do not stay in this hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles marylD498EX, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Can't beat sleeping with beachside balcony doors open, but I think any room would be good”
  • balcony looking south (Daytona Beach)
  • desk and dresser
  • double rm with balcony 3rd floor oceanside
  • full kitchen
  • Keepers quarters Ponce inlet view from inside lighthouse
  • Ormond Beach from room
 of 5 bubbles _kmjt1959, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
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