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Driftwood Resort

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  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“waldo sexton”(11 reviews)
“historic hotel”(4 reviews)
“old florida”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewswaldo sextonhistoric hotelold floridastained glasssame weekfun place to stayred onionmain poolwithin walking distanceone of a kindfull kitchenliving roomfamily roomnice shopsocean grillsmall kitchenpull out sofa
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms continue to be updated. Has two pools and one is blocked from the wind in case of Cooler temps. Waldo’s restaurant and bar are on the grounds and offers good food right on the ocean Service people are warm and helpful. One helped me...More

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Response from Jeanne_GenMgr, General Manager at Driftwood ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words about the Driftwood. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you will return again soon! Jeanne Radlet, GM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is almost perfect for a Floridian who loves experiencing authentic old Florida. I hate hotel chains and generic hotel rooms and the Driftwood Resort, far from generic, was a fabulous place to celebrate our anniversary. The resort is eighty years old, on the...More

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Response from Jeanne M, General Manager at Driftwood ResortResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and kind words about the Driftwood Resort. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope that you will return again soon! Our check out time is 10AM on Friday & Saturdays but we are happy to extend it...More

Reviewed 27 December 2017

Once again we stayed at one of our favorite places, The Driftwood Inn, in Vero Beach, FL, exchanged in RCI in 2007, 2009 and 2017, plus staying two other years (2015 and 2016) in hotel rooms in order to visit friends who were staying there....More

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Response from Jeanne M, General Manager at Driftwood ResortResponded 19 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We appreciate your kind words and hope that you will return again soon! Jeanne Radlet, GM

Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Very nice people and great location, I was real uneasy staying there. They do have security but I don’t think I could stay there alone again. Maybe the 1st floor and not obsolete up on the 4 th floor. Beautiful view, room was comfortable

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Response from Jeanne M, General Manager at Driftwood ResortResponded 19 January 2018

Thank you for your review and kind words. I'm sorry you didn't feel secure, our guards patrol constantly through the evening. I hope you will try us again in the future. Jeanne Radlet, GM

Reviewed 27 November 2017

We stayed at the Driftwood for two nights while visiting my in-laws, who surprised us with the room. The location is wonderful - it's right across the street from a few restaurants and shops. We had a side ocean view on the fourth floor and...More

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Response from Jeanne M, General Manager at Driftwood ResortResponded 19 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay here. Sorry about the weather but glad you could still enjoy the outdoors by using your Adirondack chairs. Hopefully we will see you again soon. Jeanne Radlet, GM

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Self-Serve Laundry
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$148 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Vero Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Vero Beach
#11 Family Hotel in Vero Beach
#12 Romantic Hotel in Vero Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$148 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Vero Beach
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Vero Beach
#11 Family Hotel in Vero Beach
#12 Romantic Hotel in Vero Beach
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hikari101
29 July 2017|
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Response from Jeanne M | Property representative |
24 hours in advance off season and 48 in season for cancellation. We take reservations right up to arrival date depending on availability. There is no cancellation fee if you cancel before the deadline. We do not charge to... More
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steveandbarb
31 May 2017|
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Response from Jeanne M | Property representative |
You can rent for one night or as many as you would like depending on availability. You contact the resort just like you would any hotel/resort for reservations. 772-231-0550
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Vonka68
27 May 2017|
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Response from Jeanne M | Property representative |
The one bedroom oceanfront units with full kitchen are 3010, 3011, 3030, 3031.....sometimes very difficult to get these though as most owners do you use them....good luck!!
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Room Tips
"Beachfront in the old section. We had suite 109 and loved it!"
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"try for ocean view rooms - its worth the extra money"
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"2nd Floor Corner facing the beach."
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"Ocean front room's, you don't need a car, a lot to do right at the hotel, Waldo's restaurant is..."
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