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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Wonderful. The location is great. The Tiki Bar is steps from every room. The beach is right in front of you and it is only steps away. The rooms are very clean. The biggest asset is the staff. They are very friendly and very attentive. I highly recommend the WalkAbout Hollywood FL. My husband and I make it an yearly...

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Seminole, Florida, United States
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Kudos to Veronica who manages this wonderful boutique hotel. Clean inside and out with everything you need. The staff is very friendly and the tiki bar is a bonus. Located on the Hollywood Broadwalk, so convenient to the beach and restaurants. Won't hesitate to stay here again. Really like the change from pink to white & pistachio paint!

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Destin, Florida
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We stopped here for one night and ended up staying 4 nights. Prime season so it was a little expensive we loved it. Sets right n the boardwalk with amazing views of the water. Small boutique hotel with only 8 rooms. Newly renovated and everything is white shabby chic which I absolutely love that. There is even a little tiki...

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Fuquay Varina
Reviewed 21 March 2016

This small boutique hotel on the beach is the best hotel in Hollywood. The rooms are immaculate,designed with intent and only steps from the sand. There is a tiki bar to serve you cocktails (although the liquor variety is forgettable) and an awesome staff to make sure you have everything you need. Big kudos to Sharie and her daughters for...

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Cranbury, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 March 2016

I booked this boutique hotel about 9 months prior to our stay. We were going on a cruise out of Fort Lauderdale, but we always rent a car so distance wasnt an issue. I had never stayed on the broadwalk and was looking for a little spot just like this! We stayed for 2 nights. The hotel manager emailed me...

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1Thank CruiseChatterDiva
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 28 February 2016

First of all, the building is no longer this garish pink. It is more white with mint accents. It is located on the northern end of the Broadwalk which is less crowded. Located right off the Broadwalk with the beach on the other side, you can enjoy the sand and the surf to your heart's content, or spend some time...

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3Thank Barbara F
asheville, nc
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

First, it is right on the Broadwalk with a wonderful view of the ocean. But just as nice is that the management is so personable and helpful. We stayed in the cottage which has 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. And a GAZEBO which we practically lived in for 5 days enjoying morning coffee, sandwiches at lunch, and cocktails at sunset....

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5Thank ncteach
Chicago area
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Very friendly, helpful staff. Great location right on the boardwalk with restaurants in either direction. Awesome views of a beautiful beach that wasn't over crowded. Good value. Room 5 was perfect for our family of four. We had a very enjoyable stay.

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1Thank ErinandChris
Wisconsin
Reviewed 24 November 2015

We visit this place and took a tour of the place. The rooms were clean and very nice. It was on the board walk with a bar that had great beer prices with cute bartenders. We are looking to stay there with our family to just relax and the location. It had a family own feeling. The cleaning lady had...

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1Thank WisconsinGorilla
Dalton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Recently stayed here before our cruise ! Can't wait to go back . Perfect location only steps from the beach . We had a tower room , amazing view , it was amazing . The tiki bar downstairs is fun !!! Cant say enough about the location and the staff !!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The WalkAbout Beach Resort is a cozy family-owned and operated hotel located ON THE BROADWALK in Hollywood Beach, Florida. Our boutique, 8-room hotel was built in 1950, and it is one of the last remaining beachfront hotels designed in the Art Deco style.Our guests enjoy a wide array of amenities that include: ocean front rooms, a large tiki bar in our courtyard, seating alongside the Hollywood broadwalk, scenic views of the beach, nearby shops and restaurants, free wifi, free cable, on-site washer/dryer, live music, and fresh linens daily. Our staff is extremely friendly and professional, and we are always nearby to assist with any special requests. Hollywood Beach is one of the premier beach destinations in the world. The city provides twenty-one lifeguard towers and eight first-aid stations. An icon of Art Moderne architecture on Hollywood Beach’s famed Broadwalk, The Walkabout Beach Resort, is a classic 1940’s boutique hotel. Those who have visited claim it has the perfect blend of characteristics: chic, warm and inviting, glamorous, and tastefully modernized.To experience The Walkabout Beach Resort, is to experience Hollywood Beach at its best. In keeping with its classic style, eight oceanfront guest rooms are immaculately styled with the elegance of another era – wooden and terrazzo floors, interiors with rich textures, soft pink monochromatic colors, and decorations with a nod to its illustrious past mark the furnishings. Each room is adorned with vintage black and white photographs cataloguing Hollywood’s social history dating back to the 1920’s. When you stay at The Walkabout, discover its delightful Art Moderne ambiance and see how its past has been preserved to its original beauty. The Walkabout is known for its remarkable beachfront setting and legendary Hollywood Beach, Florida hotel location - on the Broadwalk. Named one of America's best beach Broadwalks by Travel + Leisure, the Hollywood Beach Broadwalk is more than 2 miles long, sizzling with energy that embodies the diversity Hollywood Beach stands for - bustling sidewalk cafes, unique shops, multi-hued streamline Art Moderne buildings, and unforgettable ocean views. Step out from the Broadwalk and spend the day settled on white sands, by a glistening ocean on one of South Florida’s most beautiful beaches. Still, the most popular pastime on the beach is simply savoring the charming character of this truly unique setting, so reserve a day for relaxing to the sound of soothing waves. ... more   less 

Additional Information about WalkAbout Beach Resort

Address: 2500 North Surf Road, Hollywood, FL 33019
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Hollywood
Price Range: $292 - $742 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — WalkAbout Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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Also Known As:
Walkabout Beach Hotel Hollywood
Walk About Beach Hollywood
WalkAbout Beach Resort Hollywood, Florida
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#5 Family Hotel in Hollywood
#7 Romantic Hotel in Hollywood
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Hollywood
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“Oceanview room is large and comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles robyng285, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 was on the first floor, and had a front room view of the beach and tiki bar”
 of 5 bubbles Loves_traveling27, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Our room was so well insulated that we could NOT hear the partying going on all around!!! Don't ask for Room 8 - we want it for ourselves :)”
 of 5 bubbles ElizabethDMia, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“Room number 8, spectacular view of the ocean and the boardwalk right outside your windows.”
 of 5 bubbles Beachcomber248, 24 May 2016 | Read review
“The upper level tower suite is well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles Rhayven44, 5 May 2016 | Read review
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