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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed November 25 - November 30, 2016. Great location approximately two minute walk to beach and restaurants. Room was clean and updated. Anne the manager was very helpful and friendly. Price was very reasonable for area.

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Thank TOL15
Management response:

Thank you very much for your wonderful review! We enjoyed having both of you here with us, from Ohio! We are glad you enjoyed our great location and our updated and clean rooms, at a reasonable rate. We sincerely hope to see you again! --Anne and Chris More 

Apollo Beach, Florida
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love being a block from the Ocean but nestled in a Quiet Niche with Everything You Want in a Vintage Location. Both times we stayed in rooms being stylishly updated, while retaining elements of a bygone era, such as tile and Brickwork... Love it

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Thank rpmrpm2016
Management response:

Thank you so much for coming back to see us so soon! We are happy that you enjoy our unique location, nestled in a quiet niche, one block from the ocean, and a short walk to just about everything. And we are glad you enjoyed our updated rooms, and more improvements ongoing. I so enjoyed our conversation, before you left,... More 

boston
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at numerous hotels and resorts. This is a small quaint motel, in the process of being renovated.. We had arrived early and were greeted by the General Manger Anne Johnson. WOW she was extremely accommodating, Ann said the room was ready and showed us to our location. The room was exceptional, and not just that the refrigerator... More 

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Thank BostonDebbie
Management response:

Thank you, so very much, for such a wonderful review! Thank you, especially, for the A+++ ratings on cleanliness, our new IKEA furniture and mattresses, and our location! And we are always delighted to deliver to our guests A+++ service! Our renovations continue. We enjoyed have you and George here with us! We look forward, with pleasure, to seeing you... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Castle by the Sea has a great location.Anne Johnson General Manager is extremely helpful. While it is an older building all rooms have been redone or are in process. Extremely clean and nice pool area. Definitely would go back.

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Thank jftrd
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Thank you so much for your wonderful review! We are happy you enjoyed our "extremely clean rooms and nice pool area"! As you noticed, all our rooms have been recently renovated with more improvements in progress. And we may see you at "Seafood Sam's"! We look forward to having you here as our guest when you return to the area!... More 

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Perfect little spot for a small family to enjoy a nice relaxing vacation. It's only 2 blocks from the beach and on weekends jus a couple streets the other way the close parts of the road and set up a band,serve alcohol ,and party it up. I will be back soon.

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Thank ricky f
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Thank you very much! We are delighted you enjoyed our "perfect little spot!" We look forward to seeing you again. --Anne and Chris More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Most 50's style motels have not weathered well, even with updates. Castle By The Sea's grounds and rooms were lovely! Newly renovated, bright and impecable. Most importantly the rooms were airy, tastefully appointed and smelled fresh! (So important for ocean side lodging) The beds were fresh & firm, the full kitchen was sparkling modern, pool was clear and inviting and... More 

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1 Thank ttcaruso
Management response:

Thank you! We enjoyed having you and your global traveling good friend with us. We are delighted you enjoyed our newly renovated rooms and our "clear and inviting pool"! Please come by anytime and say "hello!" --Anne and Chris More 

1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 October 2016

rooms very clean and tidy pool clean (anne and chris ) new owners very helpful local to shops and bar/restaurants beach just round corner ideal place to chill thank you anne and chris ps will be coming back for longer next time

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1 Thank sheppysheppy
Management response:

So good to hear from our friends in Great Britain! We are the "housekeepers, concierge, etc.," here and are happy you enjoyed our clean rooms and pool area! Thank you, Paul and Anne! We will see you again! Kindest! -Anne and Chris More 

Hialeah, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Well to start the room was really clean and really cozy. The amenities of castle of the sea are great! They include Tv with cable, free wifi, full kitchen, and a refreshing & clean pool. I would most definitely go again and I recommend this to everyone that's looking to have a wonderful time. We really appreciate Ane who did... More 

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2 Thank JChang9298
Hunada A, Director of Sales at Castle by the Sea, responded to this review

JChang9298- Thank you for staying at the Castle and we greatly appreciate your review. We are thrilled that you've enjoyed our amenities and the welcoming hospitality of Ann and Chris. We strive on guest satisfaction. We look forward to welcoming you again in the near future. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is a very friendly, clean,quaint most adorable hotel walking distance to everything. Anne the new manager and her husband were great...the pool was clean and the beach towels were April fresh... there is a kitchenette and bbq grill that we used and the room was exactly what we expected. Perfect bday weekend. Will definitely go there again.. great price... More 

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1 Thank Nina L
Hunada A, Director of Sales at Castle by the Sea, responded to this review

Nina L- Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your Castle by the Sea experience. We are always delighted when our guests live it up and take full advantage of our on-site facilities. We wish you a happy birthday and look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 September 2016

About 2 blocks away from the beach. Owner was so sweet and very accomodating. Clean room, clean pool, and staff was always making sure we were satisfied with our stay. We will be coming back very soon!

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1 Thank Claudia L
Hunada A, Director of Sales at Castle by the Sea, responded to this review

Claudia L. Thanks so much for taking the time and writing a refreshing review! I'm so happy to hear you've enjoyed your stay! Our team certainly goes above and beyond to make sure our guests have a exceptional experience. We look forward to welcoming you back again. More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the town of Lauderdale-by-the-sea, this hotel is 2 minutes' walk from the beach with many restaurants, eateries and shopping a short 10 minute walk. It features an outdoor swimming pool and Wi-Fi in all areas. A microwave and refrigerator come standard in each room at Castle by the Sea. Select rooms feature fully equipped kitchens. A flat-screen TV is included. Beach towels and sand chairs are available to guests at Castle by the Sea. Guests will be 5.4 miles from Pompano Beach Municipal Golf Course, 20 minutes from Fort Lauderdale Airport and Port Everglades and only 30 minutes from Miami Beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Castle by the Sea

Address: 4520 N Ocean Dr, Lauderdale by the Sea, FL 33308-3611
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Lauderdale by the Sea
Price Range: $126 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Castle by the Sea 2*
Number of rooms: 16
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“We loved our room close to the pool and was on the ground floor, made it easy to bring everything in for a stay !!!”
 of 5 bubbles 158angiej, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms are upstairs, no elevator. So you get a workout.”
 of 5 bubbles flbeachygirl, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“I like ground floor by the pool which was all to myself, everyone hit the beach when I was there.”
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“No elevator that I am aware of”
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“Best tip is let them know what you are looking for and if they can accommodate they surely will with a smile on their face.”
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