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    The Waterfront Inn

    1105 Lake Shore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    All reviews lake sumter breakfast buffet retirement community nightly entertainment orlando airport within walking distance sales manager rent a golf cart balcony room beautiful hotel very nice place to stay water view shopping and restaurants nice size hotel restaurant beds were very comfortable lobby area convenient location nice room housekeeping staff
    Reviewed yesterday

    We spent three nights at the Waterfront Inn while visiting friends in The Villages. Our check-in was quick and easy. Our room was very large and comfortable. Yes, the rooms could use an update, but they are still do-able. The hotel location is great for...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My wife and I recently gave an adult birthday party for 34 people. It included booking rooms for the out of town guests and a birthday dinner with three entrée offerings, an open bar and an entertainer. We started working with Raquel about two months...More

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    Response from 00gc, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn

    We are glad you choose the Waterfront Inn, The Villages for the birthday celebration. It's great to know you and your guests enjoyed the time at Amelia’s restaurant and loved the food and service we provided. I will share your compliments with Raquel, Teresa and...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We just had our second business meeting/dinner at the Waterfront Inn. It was a pleasure working with the Sales Coordinator on the initial set up. Our guests enjoyed a delicious meal and the catering staff are pleasant and very professional. We are very pleased with...More

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    Response from 00gc, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn

    Thank you for choosing the Waterfront Inn, The Villages once again for your business needs. We are thrilled to learn you thoroughly enjoyed your time with us and that our outstanding hospitality and the meeting facilities made it even more memorable. We greatly appreciate your...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed at The Waterfront Inn while at The Villages on a recent business trip. I arrived very late at night and was pleased to find an upper level room overlooking the pond. The hotel was clean and quiet. The food was average. Our meeting was...More

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    Response from 00gc, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn

    Many thanks for reviewing your stay at the Waterfront Inn, for your visit to The Villages. It was a pleasure reading your comments acknowledging Nicole, Dana, and Claudia for the great efforts and excellent service they provided you. I will share your praises with them....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed one night as we were passing thru. We always try to stay here when in The Villages. Staff are always courteous, rooms are wonderful!!! Very clean and NICE!!! Love staying here. Food and drinks are always good. Great location as you can walk to...More

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    Response from 00gc, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn

    Thank you for making the Waterfront Inn, The Villages your home away from home. I am pleased to read we met your needs and expectations yet again! I will share your nice comments with my staff and thank them for their daily efforts. We appreciate...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    Nearby
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Gini P
    Would we have access to Villages activities?
    30 January 2017|
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    Response from Amelias52 | Property representative |
    Staying at The Waterfront Inn allows you general access of The Villages. There's nightly entertainment at the hotel and square with is walking distance. If you would like to enjoy The Village's recreational facilities, you... More
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    NewJerseyMac
    Can I get tee times at a 18 hole course through your hotel if we are staying there?
    6 January 2017|
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    Response from Amelias52 | Property representative |
    All the golfing tee times in The Villages is set up directly through The Villages Administrative offices. You would need to specifically set it up by calling the Tee Time Reservation Office at 352-750-4558. We hope to see... More
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    Jarrett B
    Do your suites have one or 2 bathrooms?
    15 September 2016|
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    Response from Anne F | Reviewed this property |
    Ours had one bathroom.
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    Room Tips
    "Water view"
    Larry8555, 3 days agoRead review
    "Ask for an upper floor room"
    KikiGinger, 7 days agoRead review
    "Ask for water view if you want it."
    undertaker01, 11 days agoRead review
    "Highly recommend the lakeside balcony rooms."
    Glenn P, 12 days agoRead review
    "All the wedding guests enjoyed the accommodations!"
    harrypoodle, 21 days agoRead review
    "It'll cost more $$ but ask for a room with a view of the lake, not above Amelia's the restaurant this..."
    Flora P, 1 month agoRead review
    "Lakeside rooms have awesome view of lake"
    bsty, 1 month agoRead review
    "Balcony rooms overlook the lake. Wonderful for coffee in the morning....or wine before dinner."
    john45maloney, 1 month agoRead review
    "High floor on the corner"
    bluk123, 1 month agoRead review
    "lake front"
    RLWOrangePark, 2 months agoRead review
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