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The Waterfront Inn

Overview
1105 Lakeshore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162-1698 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
About
Description
See why so many travellers make The Waterfront Inn their hotel of choice when visiting The Villages. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with More an array of amenities designed for travellers like you. Free wifi is offered to guests, and rooms at The Waterfront Inn include a flat screen TV, a safe, and VIP room facilities. For travellers arriving by car, there is free parking. For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting The Villages, The Waterfront Inn is located a short distance from Spanish Springs Town Square (4.4 km) and Brownwood Paddock Square (8.4 km). During your visit, be sure to check out one of The Villages' popular lobster restaurants such as Legacy Restaurant, Bonefish Grill, and Red Sauce, all a short distance from The Waterfront Inn. There is no shortage of things to do in the area: explore popular spas such as Tuscany Day Spa and Salon. We’re sure you’ll enjoy your stay at The Waterfront Inn as you experience all of the things The Villages has to offer. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Silver level
GreenLeaders Silver level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
118
Price range
USD 128 - USD 237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Waterfront Hotel Lady Lake
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Waterfront Hotel Lady Lake
Location
United States > Florida > The Villages
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Reviews & more
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135Photos
25Q+A
100Room tips
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This was my first stay at the Waterfront but I’m sure I will be back. The front desk staff was warm and welcoming from the moment I walked in. The room was large and very comfortable with an inviting chair, well appointed desk, and convenient single serve coffee maker. The inn is
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Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn
Responded 6 Nov. 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Waterfront Inn! I am pleased to hear that we were able to meet your needs and expectations during your stay. I will share your comments with my staff at our meeting and thank them for their daily efforts. Thank you again and we look forward to welcoming you back for another stay. Sincerely, Christy Kitt General Manager
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The usual travel sites did not list a King with lake view, but the Inn's website did. I called the Inn directly and was able to negotiate a better AARP price. View from 3rd floor was great watching those poor wretches rowing their dragon boats ;-) The hotel as another reviewer h
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Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn
Responded 1 Nov. 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your overnight experience, I am so pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay by providing clean & comfortable accommodations and facilities. We are currently planning renovations for 2019 and we hope to welcome you back to The Waterfront Inn to enjoy the refresh! Christy Kitt General Manager
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This hotel has gone down hill in a drastic way. Front desk not friendly. Our room was dank and had a musty (moldy) smell. The beds are horrible squeaky, zero support, and the pillows are like pancakes with
lumps in them. The furniture in the rooms was scratched, used, needs to b
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Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn
Responded 29 Oct. 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent stay at The Waterfront Inn. We appreciate you sharing your honest feedback with us and we are sorry that we let you down during your stay. We do have a new management company that is currently planning on renovating the hotel which will include refreshing everything in the rooms. We have already begun by painting the building, renovating the balconies and replacing equipment inside the building. Thank you again for taking the time to share your honest feedback and we hope you will give us another chance in 2019 to show you a beautifully refreshed hotel. Sincerely, Christy Kitt General Manager
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We were only here for a short stay but the highlight of our stay was our incredibly kind full service room service! Claudia and Kenneth delivered our food promptly and with smiles!!! We thought something may have been miscommunicated because they both treated us as though we were
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Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn
Responded 24 Oct. 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your visit to The Villages. I was happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us and that Claudia as well as Kenneth gave exceptional service. Our goal is to treat every guest as VIP! I will share your comments with rest of my team to celebrate their efforts. Thank you again for your kind words and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Christy Kitt General Manager
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I have traveled extensively and I couldn't speak more highly of Mimi who greeted me at the front desk. Out of all my travels she by far exceeded others. She was beyond accommodating and helpful. She truly went the extra mile to make sure I had a great stay. It is her personal ser
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Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn
Responded 17 Oct. 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay at the Waterfront Inn and for writing a review recognizing Mimi for her outstanding service . We are very pleased and fortunate to have her working with us. I will be sharing your kind words as an example to the associates and thank Mimi for exceeding your expectations. Thank you again for taking the time to post your review and we do hope to welcome you back soon! Christy Kitt General Manager
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View of Pool and Lake Sumter from Room
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How large are the rooms in square feet?
I have never measured a hotel rooms square footage. I agree with Flora. You should contact the hotel directly.
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How large are the rooms?
I was in a suite and a king. Both were large
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Are pets allowed? We have a small comfort dog (Maltese) that travels with us.
Call the hotel to verify but I believe they do as most villagers own dogs
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Do you have two bedroom suites?
Not sure, call the hotel.
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Is there a iron and ironing board in each room?
yes
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"Rooms on the lake side have the view"
"get one with a lake view"
"Try to get a lake view. We were given the view of the parking lot."
"I would ask for a view of the lake."
"Lake side balcony rooms great"
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