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    Driftwood Lodge

    15811 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-2596
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
    • Very good23%
    • Average4%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “watermelon” (33 reviews)
    “fudge” (14 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 334 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was my fifth year staying here and usually it’s good. However, if you have an issue, the customer service is abysmal. We checked in on a Saturday afternoon this year and within 12 hours we had someone come into our room and steal my...More

    1  Thank Chad H
    Response from Driftwoodpcb, Public Relations Manager at Driftwood LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, When we were notified of the theft, we immediately called the police to file a report on your behalf. You did not engage the deadbolt on the door which is on there for your safety while in the room. We changed the lock...More

    Reviewed 31 May 2017

    The room had a rancid odor that smelled like mold. They slapped some wood panels from the floor to about half way up the walls all the way around the room. It was tight quarters with extremely small bathroom. Parking was too tight and often...More

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    Response from Driftwoodpcb, Public Relations Manager at Driftwood LodgeResponded 5 June 2017

    We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such detailed feedback of your stay. We are very sorry to hear that several things throughout your day did not meet your expectations. Please note that your concerns have been passed on to our management....More

    Reviewed 27 May 2017

    We were invited by some close friends of the family on a trip to Panama City Beach, FL. This was our first time here and we didn't really know what to expect. Not being a big fan of staying at the big hi-rise hotels, I...More

    Thank fullflaps2010
    Response from Driftwoodpcb, Public Relations Manager at Driftwood LodgeResponded 29 May 2017

    We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us!! Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a review and we look forward to seeing you when you visit us again!

    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    We have stayed here for years and always enjoy it. It is right on a beautiful beach and close to everything, especially Pier Park, only a couple blocks away. There is a great family atmosphere here. Some days they have homemade fudge, on Wednesdays they...More

    Thank davidlI5106MM
    Response from Driftwoodpcb, Public Relations Manager at Driftwood LodgeResponded 29 May 2017

    We are so glad that you choose to stay with us every year! Thank you for leaving such a wonderful review and for letting others know about our resort. We are looking forward to seeing you the next time you visit Panama City Beach!

    Reviewed 13 May 2017

    We have stayed at many places in Panama City Beach over the years. This year, we decided to stay at the Driftwood Lodge for an entire week in May 2017 based on reviews on this site, and here's our thoughts on it...Overall, the room was...More

    1  Thank DaveandLeslie92
    Response from Driftwoodpcb, Public Relations Manager at Driftwood LodgeResponded 29 May 2017

    Thank you for for taking the time to leave such a detailed review. I am very happy that the housekeeping staff was welcoming and accommodating and that you enjoyed our location and price. However, I am very sorry to hear that you were disappointed. This...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 120 - USD 301 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Family Hotel in Panama City Beach
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Panama City Beach
    • #10 Romantic Hotel in Panama City Beach
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 46
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Florida Panhandle >
    • Panama City Beach
    • Also Known As
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    Tdoodle
    20 July 2017|
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    Response from DaveandLeslie92 | Reviewed this property |
    We could get all small items at a convenience store that was located across the street from the Hotel. For larger and more diverse food items, we went about a mile away to a Publix which was easy to navigate to. Parking was... More
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    20 July 2017|
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    Response from Greg R | Reviewed this property |
    Sort of. There is a small fence about waist hogh between units. You have your own space but you can talk with neighbors on their porch
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    20 July 2017|
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    Response from fishcups | Reviewed this property |
    If it does, it's at its sister hotel next door.
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    "All rooms have a balcony overlooking the beautiful Gulf coast - you can't go wrong."
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    "We stayed in a cabana room. Loved that there was not anything between our room and the beach/ocean."
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