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Driftwood Beach Motel

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Driftwood Beach Motel has 32 guestrooms. Televisions are equipped with 29 satellite channels. Guestrooms provide in-room safes, air-conditioning, desks, and wake-up calls. Guestrooms are accessible via exterior corridors. In addition, housekeeping is offered and amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards, blow dryers, cribs, and roll-away beds.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Self-Serve Laundry
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Room features
Air conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Kitchenette
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
HOTEL CLASS

Location

Full view
63Somewhat walkable
Grade: 63 out of 100
11Restaurantswithin 1 km
7Attractionswithin 1 km
82Reviews
101Photos
5Q+A
17Room tips
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The room was horrible. There were dead roaches in the bathroom and under the bed. Found live ones in the room after hours. No one in the office. Bed was horrible and uncomfortable. and sheets were stained. Couldn’t get more towels or pillows. None of us wanted to sleep. It was
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Response from DriftwoodBeachMote, Hotel Manager at Driftwood Beach Motel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from the Driftwood Beach Motel. We are very much concerned with your feedback. Our apologies for the bad experience. Our endeavor is to offer a nice stay to all our guests but failed this time. Actions shall be taken to improve everything on priority and you can have a good stay next time. Hope you will reconsider. Sincerely, Hotel Manager.
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The room was good, location is amazing, for a beach room it was clean.The only negative was the bed! It was HARD AS A ROCK! Very uncomfortable! But for the price as long as you don't mind a firm bed, it's a good value!
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Response from DriftwoodBeachMote, Hotel Manager at Driftwood Beach Motel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Guest, Thanks for staying at the Driftwood Beach Motel during your recent visit to our area. We appreciate your review and the observations both positive as well as negative They are precious to us and we shall surely take them for improvement. We are addressing your observations point by point for further improvement and you shall definitely see the difference during your next visit. We await your earliest next trip to our area and promise a nice stay with us. Sincerely, Hotel Manager.
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I wanted a place where I could stay with my dog and found this place. It has some problems with lack of maintenance such as a cracked picture window, towel bars falling off etc. However, it was clean and quiet and the bed I had was fine. For an ocean front room that allows dogs
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Response from DriftwoodBeachMote, Hotel Manager at Driftwood Beach Motel
Responded 20 Jan. 2019
Dear Guest, Thanks for staying at the Driftwood Beach Motel during your recent visit to our area. We appreciate your review and the observations both positive as well as negative They are precious to us and we shall surely take them for improvement. We are addressing your observations point by point for further improvement and you shall definitely see the difference during your next visit. We await your earliest next trip to our area and promise a nice stay with us. Sincerely, Hotel Manager.
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We always stayed at this hotel for 5 weeks each summer. We are from Ga. and wanted a small place. Everybody every year was back whether you knew their name or not. It has been updated since and the owner has changed. This was the only hotel we would ever consider staying at.
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Response from DriftwoodBeachMote, Hotel Manager at Driftwood Beach Motel
Responded 15 Dec. 2018
Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive comments. I’m glad you had such a nice experience with us. We enjoy providing a great experience for all kinds of travelers, and I’m very pleased that you enjoyed being with us at our hotel. We’ll be here for you in the future if you visit the area again, and we always strive to maintain a great experience for our guests like you. Sincerely, Hotel Manager.
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My husband and I spent last night (12/7/18) here and will never return. The motel is in need of maintenance and had nasty trash in the stairways and parking lot this morning. The bed was the worst part. No box springs only a wood platform and a hard hard mattress. We chose this
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Response from DriftwoodBeachMote, Hotel Manager at Driftwood Beach Motel
Responded 15 Dec. 2018
Dear Guest, Thanks for your comments. I’m terribly sorry that we failed to meet your expectations in some ways. We take real pride in this hotel and believe that pride shows in everything we do. I’m disappointed that we could not satisfy you, and I hope you will try us again in the future. We’re always working to make the guest experience better than ever before. Sincerely, Hotel Manager.
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Yes, we are the hotel at the beach access. Makai is on the other side of us.
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allow early check in
Yes, depending on availability.
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Is the beach also pet friendly if your dog is on a leash?
Ormond and Daytona are not pet friendly beaches. The closest if Flagler, 14 miles north of us.
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Is the pool heated?
So sorry. Our pool is not heated.
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My family and I stayed at the Driftwood in July 2015,the place was as clean as a whistle,it is by knowledge not bank owned.My suggestion call,make a reservation and enjoy!We enjoyed our stay so much we are planning to go back in 2016.Safe travels to you.
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"some upper floor rooms have good ocean view, end room on south end is quiet, also no elevator"
"Ask for a beach view!"
"There are no elevators!"
"Pick a room with a kitchenette in the main part of the motel-it is worth the added cost."
"If you want a decent view, be specific that you want an ocean view room, but better yet go to a different hotel"
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PRICE RANGE
USD 78 - USD 210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
driftwood beach hotel ormond beachdriftwood beach ormond
LOCATION
United StatesFloridaOrmond Beach
NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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