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    Universal Palms Hotel

    4900 Powerline Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-3113
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good26%
    • Average17%
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    “front desk” (277 reviews)
    “pool view” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

    The staff was nice and friendly. The property was good, it looked exactly like in the photo's when booking. Overall my stay was pretty okay, nothing spectacular, just average. The hotel pool was clean. Alot of updates can be made.

    Thank Ihesha D
    Response from marc b, Front Office Manager at Universal Palms HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feedback. See you again soon!!

    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    Walking into the check-in area was surprising and much different then the outside. The outside was very, very dirty and in need of repair, the inside was very clean and looked newly updated. Upon entering the room it looked and smelled clean, so that was...More

    Thank Kym2877
    Response from marc b, Front Office Manager at Universal Palms HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    We appreciate your feedback. We do apologize for the inconvenience during your stay the hotel is actually under renovation that might cause some inconvenience as our current priority is to work on the renovation of the rooms. We will upgrade our TV system in the...More

    Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

    If you enjoy the puddles of Stillwater near A/C units and the smell of urine around the facility, this might be the place for you. FIRST: BUGS in and around the bed. SECOND: Maids never cleaned the room properly. THIRD: The atmosphere gave off a...More

    Thank Aldeon P
    Response from marc b, Front Office Manager at Universal Palms HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feedback. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience, I've already gave directions to the housekeeper manager to take care of the situation and to avoid any further issue. We hope to see you again soon.

    Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

    During my stay at the universal palms hotel, Jeff Martin , made this stay all the better. He was kind, welcoming, and extremely helpful. He went out of his way to make this stay for my husband and I very special.

    Thank Selsy S
    Response from marc b, Front Office Manager at Universal Palms HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feedback. See you again soon!!

    Reviewed 26 June 2017

    Housekeeping was terrible. I asked for extra rags they told me to go to laundry and get them, that she could only give me two... Rooms are old,no cable, no phones in the rooms, no microwaves or refrigerators. The website is full of lies and...More

    Thank nreppinger
    Response from marc b, Front Office Manager at Universal Palms HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feedback. We sincerely apologize for the inconvenience, I've already gave directions to the housekeeper manager to take care of the situation and to avoid any further issue. I regret that you didn't enjoy your stay but we are renovating the rooms....More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • USD 78 - USD 202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #38 Business Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 191
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    • Also Known As
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    Simone W
    24 May 2017|
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    Response from TommyBernier1 | Property representative |
    Hi Simone, We do offer a shuttle service with Express Shuttle. Here is the information : The shuttle service is offered in partnership with Express Shuttle. Guests from the Universal Palms Hotel benefit from discounted... More
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    There was no bar....a vending machine that was broken. it was terrible. DONT EVER STAY THERE!!!
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