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The Waterfront Inn

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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26 Aug.27 Aug.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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All reviewslake sumterbreakfast buffetbalcony overlooking the lakenightly entertainmentsales managerwithin walking distancebalcony roomrent a golf cartbeautiful hotelwater viewnice sizebeds were very comfortableconvenient locationhotel restaurantcoffee makerchristiesumner
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There were a few things that hadn't been cleaned in the room. The bottom shelf of the fridge had some sticky residue left on it. The soap tray in the shower had soap scum left on it. The worst was the lack of a proper...More

Thank kiki294
Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your choosing to stay with us recently and we appreciate your candid review. I am sorry to hear about the housekeeping issues during your stay. We strive daily to keep the hotel clean and well maintained for all our guests...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I hosted a Sunday buffet brunch in the Lakeside Lounge for my 70th birthday, July 22nd for 48 adult guests and my five little grandsons. Everything was super perfect from start to finish. The room looked gorgeous, food was delicious, and servers...More

Thank Joanne G
Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay at The Waterfront Inn and for writing a review recognizing the banquet team and sales manager. We are very pleased and fortunate to have a great team. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed amelia's food and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this hotel and have come for years, but my last trip was awful. We stayed in a suite and while the room itself was huge, the 1st suite had a leak next to the sliding doors and when it rained outside, it also...More

Thank colie1018
Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, I am so sorry to disappoint you during this stay! I am glad to hear that the staff worked quickly to accommodate your room change. We are currently caulking and painting the backside of the building which will take care of having any...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I stayed in two adjoining rooms over the past weekend. Unfortunately, we were given a room with bedbugs. The hotel gave us another room but it wasn’t adjoining so I was stuck sleeping with the kids while my husband had the room...More

1  Thank Ohiomom003
Response from Amelias52, General Manager at The Waterfront InnResponded 4 weeks ago

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. I am glad to hear that we were able to quickly move your rooms....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walking distance to all entertainment, restaurants, and shops. Great water view and comfortable accommodations. Tommy Bahama-like decor, on property bar, restaurant and live music in the evening. Well priced for 4th of July week.

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
USD 107 - USD 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 107 - USD 160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (129)
Room & Suite (42)
Pool & Beach (8)
Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Mel H
27 June 2017|
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Response from KikiGinger | Reviewed this property |
I have never measured a hotel rooms square footage. I agree with Flora. You should contact the hotel directly.
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Mel H
27 June 2017|
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Response from FloraPhyllisNJ | Reviewed this property |
I was in a suite and a king. Both were large
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Oregoniansatlarge
9 June 2017|
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Response from Niferlou | Reviewed this property |
Call the hotel to verify but I believe they do as most villagers own dogs
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Room Tips
"I would ask for a view of the lake."
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"Lake side balcony rooms great"
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"Ask for lake view - we got the parking lot view."
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"Views of the lake would be pretty"
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