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The Villages, Florida
Reviewed 17 May 2016

A very nice hotel on the waterfront in an extremely convenient location to shops, restaurants and entertainment. Stayed in one of the suites for an anniversary celebration. Reasonably priced with outstanding views of lake and sunsets.

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages and for posting your wonderful comments. We are so glad that you appreciated our convenient location in Market Square, with live entertainment nightly, and so many restaurants and shops within walking distance. It is also great to hear you loved your suite with beautiful views and that you...

Oldsmar, Florida
Reviewed 15 May 2016

Dual-head shower, quality shampoo & conditioner, waterfront view with patio, pristine pool, complimentary newspaper, and late check-out. Dominique was very accommodating, jovial, and a pleasure to meet.

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review regarding your stay at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages. We are pleased to read how much you enjoyed your suite, especially the bathroom amenities. It is also great that you loved the view from your room, our outdoor pool and welcoming associates. We truly appreciate you singling out Dominique for a job well done....

Lady Lake, Florida
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

We were having work done on our house and had to be out of it. This was most convenient and the best priced in The Villages. Nice restaurant, extremely helpful employees, great comfort in rooms, nightly entertainment, small store for those forgotten items, etc. even though this wasn't a pleasure trip we were extremely pleased

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages during your home renovations. We are so happy you enjoyed the comfort of your room, friendly service provided from our staff and the convenience of our on-site facilities. It is great to hear you loved your stay, and we hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again...

The Villages, Florida
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Very quaint boutique hotel. Great entertainment with Pat! Breakfast Buffet has excellent food but the service was so exceptional - ask for Williams to get the best !!! Our family was celebrating my mother's birthday and he made it fun and very enjoyable!

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful words and for being our guest at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages. It is great to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed our breakfast buffet and the service as well. We are so glad that our staff, especially Pat and William added wonderful memories to your mother’s birthday celebration. They will be delighted to read their...

Rhode Island
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This has been our go-to hotel for family stays over for several years. The hotel is conveniently located, well-run, clean, and comfortable. The staff are always helpful, Felix was very professional We usually partake in the buffet breakfast the waitstaff is attentive and the omelets made to order are delicious!

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for making us your preferred hospitality partner. We strive daily to please our guests by providing clean, comfortable accommodations and friendly service. Your review tells me that we are meeting those goals. I will share your kind feedback with my staff to encourage them to keep up the great work they are doing. Thank you again for choosing...

Reviewed 26 April 2016

THe property was nice, the staff were very efficient, the food was good. Our room was nice but maybe it's time for a update shower doors old, cracks around shower tile, and rugs need to be replaced.____________________

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for being our guest at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages while travelling on business. We appreciate your nice comments about our property and staff, and we are glad that you liked the food we served. We are happy you were overall pleased with your room, and we also appreciate your observations regarding the same. It was our pleasure...

Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

We use the hotel for a group of local village businesses to meet and the staff and facilities are excellent. Becky is a delight to deal with and Trish in the restaurant is super attentive. Becky worked with us to ensure all of our needs were met and is always following up to ensure we are happy.

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind compliment about the staff at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages and for sharing your satisfaction with our meeting facilities as well. Our goal is to provide every guest with exceptional service and it seems we met this goal during your visit. I will share your gracious comments with my associates, especially Becky and Trish to...

California
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We were here for Bike week, upon the check in we were greeted with a nice gentleman and smile. His name was Felix, he explain what the hotel has in the faculty and show us on the map how to go and come back to Leesburg. Restaurant had great food and Rooms very clean. We will stay and book again...

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages during your visit to the area. I am fortunate to have such efficient team members who are eager to provide "service with a smile" every day. Your recognition will be certainly shared with Felix which will truly make his day! We are also happy you were impressed with...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Let me start by saying this hotel is FANTASTIC! My daughters and Myself felt like I never left home. The room was spacious, clean and comfortable. The beds felt like heaven - bathroom had more than enough towels and wash cloths for all of us. The front desk agent felix always with a smile and took care of us

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review regarding your stay at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages. We are so pleased you loved your well-kept accommodation along with all the in-room amenities and that you were impressed with our front-desk service. Your kind words will be shared with Felix for a job well done. It was great to have you here, and...

Commack, New York
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Easy check in, very accommodating staff. Room clean. Quick walk to Lake Sumter, we rented a golf cart from across the street, loved it! Negatives, looking like the property has been a little neglected. Nice curb appeal but the outside of the building we noticed some fallen siding and pool tiles in pool are falling out. And unfortunately I have...

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ManagerX1, General Manager at The Waterfront Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share about your experience at the Waterfront Inn, The Villages. We are happy that you liked our front-desk service, welcoming associates, convenient location as well as your well-kept accommodation. We truly appreciate your observations regarding our property. While our staff does a great job in keeping our facilities clean and well-maintained, we agree...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Waterfront Inn

Address: 1105 Lakeshore Dr, The Villages, FL 32162-1698
Region: United States > Florida > The Villages
Price Range: €121 - €203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Waterfront Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 120
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Half of the rooms have a lake view. Suites are great.”
 of 5 bubbles dcberndt, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rear rooms are facing lake.”
 of 5 bubbles Michael104, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a lake view”
 of 5 bubbles Hollys7, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We live in The Villagese and have numerous free recreation centers. Our members prefer coming to the hotel for our monyhly luncheons.”
 of 5 bubbles lindaword2016, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“lakefront, higher floor has better views”
 of 5 bubbles isabel20082016, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
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