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Phoenix, AZ
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Excellent Stay, very nice and accommodating staff, the owner was very helpful. Very clean and well maintained. The staff even drove us to a local restaurant near by for a wonderful dinner and drinks. The hot tub is very spacious and nice.

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Wheaton, Maryland
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

My friend and I stayed at the Coral Reef Guesthouse while we were on a cycling tour of Florida. The resort is clothing optional. The clientele is mainly gay men, but all adults are welcome. The staff is very respectful, answered our questions, and went out of their way to take care of us and all of their guests. Features...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 20 February 2016

My husband and I came to Ft. Lauderdale for a close friend's 50th birthday celebration, which happened to coincide with one of the most expensive times of the year to get a hotel room (Valentine's weekend/Spring Break). After searching for gay-friendly hotels on Trip Advisor we stumbled upon the Coral Reef Guest House and I am so glad we did....

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boston
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

I don't know where to start except to say that Wayne absolutely adores being the most hospitable host I've ever had. The little guest house feels like a New England summer house , and people are guests in the real sense of the word. Warm , friendly , genuine and sincere. Wayne , Erin and other staff are Always happy...

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TheCoralReef, Owner at Coral Reef Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank You For Your Great Review ! We look forward to your next stay !

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

I can't express enough how happy we have been with the service and accommodations at Coral Reef. From the moment we entered the property we have received superior service from all of the staff. RW and his staff go beyond what one would expect. They are very accommodating. The room rates are in my opinion reasonable. We stayed in two...

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Palm City, Florida
Reviewed 5 February 2016

My boyfriend and I wanted to take a getaway for my birthday, and I could not be happier with choosing this place to stay. It was cozy and warm, and the owner was extremely accommodating and hospitable. We didn't feel rushed to leave, and the whole atmosphere was very relaxed. I would much rather give my business to a place...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This was our first visit, and we stayed on a Saturday night, spur of the moment reservation. No hassle, web transaction. The guesthouse is located near the Galleria mall, just north of Sunrise Blvd, bordering a nice residential area. We felt very safe here. It's a short drive (or Uber ride) to Wilton Manors or the beach - we chose...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 7 January 2016

I moved to this guesthouse after being very disappointed in my original choice in Ft Lauderdale. I'm very glad that I made the switch. RW, the owner, is a warm and gracious host. He takes a lot of pride in this property and it shows. Everything is immaculate. The room was fresh and spotless. The AC kept the room as...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 January 2016

I cannot say enough about this wonderful guest house located in a beautiful setting in Fort Lauderdale. I had the pleasure of staying for five nights over the Christmas holiday. I wish I had stayed longer. The rooms are impeccably clean and well furnished. The pool and hot tub hit the spot. The most important and gratifying part of the...

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trenton,nj
Reviewed 24 November 2015

We stayed at Coral Reef two days prior to our cruise. The place is easy to find, nice and safe residential area, close to malls, dining, beach and Wilton Manors. All amenities (parking, room, bathroom, shower, pool, hot tub, breakfast) were good and functional. The morning coffee is actually very good indeed. RW, gave us a room upgrade upon arrival....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax and enjoy the superb hospitality at this haven for gay men, in quiet, upscale Coral Ridge. Eight scrupulously clean, cheerful rooms and suites cloister around a verdant, clothing-optional courtyard, with sparkling pool and 12-man Jacuzzi. Included: designated parking; continental breakfast ; computer/printer access; Wi-Fi in poolside rooms; bicycles (as available). Close to beach, restaurants, shopping, bars, Wilton Drive, Downtown/Las Olas; walk to the Galleria Mall. Gay owned/operated. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Coral Reef Guesthouse

Address: 2609 NE 13th St, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-1503
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale
Price Range: €140 - €270 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Coral Reef Guesthouse 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Coral Reef Guesthouse Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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 of 5 bubbles Reinhard1170, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I enjoyed the view of the pool from my room.”
 of 5 bubbles 22johnnyg, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are comfy”
 of 5 bubbles dcwings, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 103, but all of the rooms looked very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles jamiegareyc, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All are equally good!”
 of 5 bubbles Dallas75219, 7 Jan 2016 | Read review
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