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Jacksonville
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is wonderful. Great for a quick getaway or week long stay. Staff was so friendly and the courtyard and hotel bar are awesome. Also great to see they support local products. Highly recommend.

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say enough wonderful things about this little gem! This was my second visit and it was even better than my first! The staff, location, and beauty of this hotel is amazing. I wouldn't recommend it for visits with children - but for teenagers and adults, fantastic!

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Greg S, Front Office Manager at Hotel Palms, responded to this review

Kathryn, Thank you for taking time to review the Hotel Palms. We appreciate you noticing all of the great aspects that our property has to offer. We look forward to seeing you soon! Chandler

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I really enjoyed staying at Hotel Palms. The new renovations are fantastic...I love the rustic contemporary style! The owners/staff were very friendly and helpful. I will definitely stay again in the future.

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LeAnne, we appreciate you taking time to review the Hotel Palms. We want to thank you for noticing the importance of customer service that we provide. We are looking forward to having you on the property soon! Chandler

Bridgeport, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean and conveniently located with short walk to beach, restaurants, and shops. Adequate parking, friendly staff, and free morning coffee. Outdoor common area with comfortable seating and a fireplace.

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Greg S, Front Office Manager at Hotel Palms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review the Hotel Palms. We appreciate you noticing our clean rooms and our newly renovated courtyard. We are glad to hear that you got to enjoy what Atlantic Beach has to offer. Looking forward to hosting your next stay! Chandler

Reston VA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Owner and staff are friendly and responsive to guests needs/requests. We are a retired couple who visit our daughter and her family in AB several times a year. Instead of staying in their busy household, we prefer to have our own space at Hotel Palms. Location is perfect as we can walk or bike to town, beach, and our daughter's...

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Greg S, Front Office Manager at Hotel Palms, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to review your experience over at the Hotel Palms. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the property from the clean rooms to the free bike rentals that we offer. We strive for great customer service and appreciate all of your kind words. Looking forward to your next stay on the property!...

Vienna, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place for large groups renting the place out close to everything and within walking distance overall great experience . If I was ever in Atlantic beach again I would repeat. You shouldn't hesitate and book

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Greg S, Front Office Manager at Hotel Palms, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to review the Hotel Palms. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the property and what it has to offer. We look forward to hosting your stay the next time you are visiting the Atlantic Beach area! Chandler

Ocala
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very clean hotel with super friendly staff. They accommodated us last minute and we're even able to get us checked in early. The hotel is walking distance to the beach, restaurants, and bars. I would definitely recommend the Hotel Palms!

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Greg S, Front Office Manager at Hotel Palms, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking time to review the Hotel Palms. We pride ourselves on great customer service and appreciate all of your kind words. Stoked to hear that you had a great time on the property and we will be looking forward to having you soon! Chandler

Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms were tastefully done. Very comfortable, clean and spacious. Very friendly staff, they were informative about the area. Bikes were available, they provided discounts to local restaurants. The courtyard had a fireplace, great music and wine and beer...what more do you want, other than sunshine!

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Greg S, Front Office Manager at Hotel Palms, responded to this review

Bruce, Thank you for a taking time to review the Hotel Palms. We appreciate you noticing our newly renovated rooms and lounge. We are happy to hear that you got to enjoy what Atlantic Beach has to offer and got the opportunity to take the bikes out for the day. We are looking forward to your next stay on the...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a 40th Birthday party there,rented the whole place! It was perfect for 20-40 people,space allowed for the kids to run around in the courtyard. It's walking distance to the beach and at least a dozen restaurants! Walgreens conveniently right across the street.

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infoJ1407DO, Owner at Hotel Palms, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to review your stay at The Hotel Palms. We are stoked that the property was perfect for your group, and we really enjoyed having you guys on the here. We look forward to your next visit. Greg

East Grand Rapids, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At first glance, the hotel looks like a motel from the '60's. When you step inside the gate, there is an open reception area with a cute little bar and a couple small tables. Checking in at reception is quite easy and they are very friendly. They sell wine and beer throughout the day and there is coffee and snacks...

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Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience at The Hotel Palms. We are stoked you enjoyed the layout of the property, from our lobby and lounge, to the clean rooms, to the old Florida styled courtyard. We appreciate you pointing out the great value that we offer, and we look forward to your next visit...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Palms, formerly the Palms Retro, is a boutique hotel located in Atlantic Beach, Florida, The property recently underwent an eight month renovation to include 11 new guest rooms, beer and wine lounge, and private courtyard. A combination of single queens, double queens, and kings, the guest accommodations at Hotel Palms also include a 450 sf., one-bedroom king suite with a queen sleeper sofa as well as a Bunk Room. The Bunk Room is approximately 200 square feet and has a twin over full bunk bed. Located three blocks from the Atlantic Ocean and in walking distance to the shops and restaurants of Beaches Town Center, the Hotel Palms is the ideal getaway for travelers who desire the boutique hotel experience. Because the Hotel Palms is locally owned and operated, guests are encouraged to participate in activities that locals enjoy throughout their stay. From bike riding through the neighboring residential areas and eating at locally owned restaurants to day tripping to the nearby towns of historic St. Augustine and Fernandina Beach, the Hotel Palms staff is always available to provide recommendations and even create customizable itineraries, which will set guests up with activities based on their interests. Situated on a corner lot, the Hotel Palms consists of a single building of connected rooms whose doors face a private courtyard. Each room was designed with a nod to vernacular architecture, which is highlighted through the use of reclaimed wood headboards and custom art pieces, made from palm tree bootjacks. Hotel Palms features 11 airy rooms, many of which have workspaces and sitting areas that look out to the courtyard. Unique light fixtures, large area rugs, bright and beachy throw pillows, and original concrete flooring dotted with coquina shell are just a few of the elements that make each Hotel Palms guest feel as if they've escaped to a private beach bungalow for the weekend. In addition to newly renovated guest rooms and customized itineraries, Hotel Palms guests can also enjoy a private beer and wine lounge, outdoor seating and lounge areas, and an outside fireplace. Regional craft beers from local breweries are served in The Lounge, as well as wines by the glass and/or bottle. Guests can enjoy free bike and foam board rentals, as well as complimentary Wifi throughout the property. Last, but certainly not least, Hotel Palms offers in-room breakfast delivery service as part of an exclusive partnership with local restaurant, Happy Cup. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Palms

Address: 28 Sherry Dr, Atlantic Beach, FL 32233-5270 (Formerly The Palms Retro)
Region: United States > Florida > Atlantic Beach
Price Range: €156 - €167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Palms 2*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
The Palms Retro Hotel Atlantic Beach
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“Suite #305 was spacious and comfy w/a little living room with a big screen TV and dining area w/table.”
nothistime, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Nicely set up, lots of space. Nice fire pit. Great AM coffee and Greg , mgr., pleasant .”
Free2choose, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Perfect for single traveler or couple!”
BatonPeep, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“if you expect a dark room at night, don't stay in one of the queen rooms (I think mine was 304 and the other is 308 - but I could be wrong). If you like properties with character and a personality, rather than stale chains, I'd highly recommend Hotel Palms. ”
K8003MIalbertb, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The rooms are all about the same. Might be better to get one away from the street?”
236joec, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
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