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Clayton, NC
Reviewed 19 November 2008

What a welcome. How many times do you get greeted in a hotel with a hug? It was a first for me! : ) Tammie is a wonderful warm hostess. She made us feel welcomed from beginning to end. The location of the hotel is perfect two minutes from the beach. The room was very clean, cozy and comfortable. We...

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Rhode Island
Reviewed 16 November 2008

We had two airline tickets we had to use before the end of the year and little money for extras. The Caroline turned out to be our 'pot of gold' at the end of a rainbow. The previous reviewers are right on. Tammie is a sweetheart to say the least. We also found 'out of this world' restaurants that were...

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Marathon, Florida
Reviewed 16 November 2008

What a gem! I had been searching for places to stay on Hollywood Beach & found TripAdvisor to be the best source of information available. Trying to find a nice place was made easier by the reviews of folks who have stayed here in the past, and they were all positive reviews, I called Tammi & she was such a...

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Detroit, MI
Reviewed 16 October 2008

10/14/08 We booked The Caroline for 1 night as we were passing through after searching the internet. The rooms are a short walk to the ocean boardwalk with shops and places eat as far as you would like to walk. The staff is friendly and the rooms are cozy with a small kitchen that could be useful if you are...

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amsterdam..y.
Reviewed 17 September 2008

hello To begin with, we had a delightful stay at the Caroline, it is the nicest place we ever stayed at in florida, and we have been coming down there for many many years. The rooms were CLEAN AND CHEERFUL AND COZY. Your manager was right on the ball all the time we were there, from the minute we checked...

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new york
Reviewed 6 September 2008

We have been vacationing in Hollywood, Fla. for quite a few years now. My husband and I are both retired and spend 5 to 6 weeks there. Last year we stayed at The Caroline-Ocean Beach Hotel. We chose a room with a double bed, private bathroom and a kitchenette. All the rooms have been remodeled and are kept emaculate by...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 21 August 2008

I love this place! The staff is outstanding and what a great location. Can't beat the rate too. This will be my number one place to stay in the Ft. Lauderdale area from now on.

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Lincoln Park, IL
Reviewed 16 August 2008

Ok. I don't know where to start. First, let me start by saying I never write reviews or anything like that. I somehow came across this hotel when I was looking for a place to stay in Hollywood, FL for a convention. I was told that I could find a better deal than in Fort Lauderdale and that it was...

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Long Island NY
Reviewed 23 July 2008

I had several clients meet me in the Hollywood Area for a conference on search engine strategies. We chose "The Caroline" after talking to the friendly staff over the phone and seeing pictures on the website of the rooms. We were very impressed when we got there. The area of Hollywood Beach offers great views, clean beaches, and a lot...

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Las Vegas
Reviewed 18 July 2008

WHAT I Liked The Most WasThe Staff,Very Friendly. They TookThe Time To Make Sure That I Enjoyed Myself.Over All They Spent Time With All There Guest, To Make Everone Feel At Home. I Have Stayed At Other Hotel's In Hollywood And They Do Not Match To The Caroline.. My Room Was Very Clean & new!!!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Caroline-Ocean Beach Hotels

Address: 1515 N Ocean Dr, Hollywood, FL 33019-3316 (Formerly Hibiscus Resort)
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Hollywood
Price Range: $143 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
Also Known As:
The Caroline-Ocean Beach Hotel Hollywood
The Caroline-Ocean Beach Hotels Hollywood, Florida
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“an upstairs room is usually quieter”
 of 5 bubbles PokerProfessor, 22 Jun 2012 | Read review
“If you take a cab in from the Ft Lauderdale Airport, it will be about $20.”
 of 5 bubbles Sarahs_Daddy_Louis, 8 Feb 2012 | Read review
“There was no business center but I needed something printed--so, I just emailed it to Tammie (the manager) and she printed it and hand-delivered it to my room!”
 of 5 bubbles MarkHanses, 14 Jan 2012 | Read review
“Price very good, and close to the beach”
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“Book as early as possible!!”
 of 5 bubbles phatjoe23, 2 Jul 2011 | Read review
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