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Reviewed 24 May 2015

I've stayed here before and is always clean, welcoming and friendly. Great location close to the beach I usually get the 1 bedroom so I have a full kitchen to cook. One reason why I like it is the clean pool that is 8 ft deep. Very nice! One thing I would suggest leave the music around pool playing at...

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8Thank Travelingczechman
phila, pa
Reviewed 20 May 2015

very basic, no attitude, staff is great. rooms are reasonable and adequate. best part is laying by pool all rooms open toward the pool area. secluded, clothing optional. clientele more of your 40-60 years old. you wont find too many twinks, or muscle guys or attitudes. close to beach, and to the action not far from wilton manor. always stay...

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5Thank delcopup
Norfolk, Virginia
Reviewed 26 February 2015

We just recently stayed for about a week (Feb 18-24th). Not a bad place overall. The first few days were a bit chilly so we were able to get a portable heater from one of the staff. The staff were very friendly. A little pricey perhaps, but we were lucky they had rooms available as all of the other resorts...

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6Thank Robert I
Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 November 2014

I recommend Cheston House as an ideal place to stay if you want somewhere that is not vast and sprawling. The pool is nice and always warm and everywhere like Casablanca, The Sandbar, McSorley's, The Deck (good for Breakfast) and Thai on the beach are close by. These places are not gay but if you are like us and not...

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7Thank John T
Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 3 November 2014

I have to say that I am a bit surprised by several things during this stay. My stay was for two nights in a regular room, which was upgraded to a large, full one bedroom apartment free of charge. I was very much so impressed with the free upgrade. The pool and the common areas are very clean and neat,...

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11Thank Jay G
Reviewed 6 August 2014

My partner and I wanted to find a "staycation" place near our home. We found the Cheston House to be a great place. Very clean room, pleasant staff and just what we needed. We often have friends who visit and want to find a place for them to stay! Thank you Cheston House for a pleasant stay!!

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3Thank Andrew33334
Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Our experience at the Cheston House was fantastic. When we arrived, Chuck checked us in and could not have been friendlier. Not only did the process go exceptionally smoothly, he offered advice on where to go for shopping, dining, beaches, and anything else we could want. The rooms were comfortable. The other guests were friendly and much time was spent...

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3Thank Cadam2014
Oak Lawn, Illinois
Reviewed 1 May 2014

We stayed here last year was great. This year the rooms are not kept as well. The service has went way down. The staff are unfriendly this time around. Will not stay here again. For the price better go across the street. The owner of Cheston is a str8 woman who doesn't care about the building.

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6Thank Bobby D
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 30 March 2014

I had a very nice room overlooking the pool. For a small room I found it quite large with lots of extras for the price, I thought, such as TV, DVD player, microwave and small fridge, coffee maker, Ironing board (no iron but I'm sure the friendly staff would have provided one had I needed one). I could not believe...

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2Thank Bobtoronto65
london
Reviewed 21 February 2014

We arrived and were shocked at the quality of repair in the rooms. The aircon was very noisy and vibrated. It was only held in with foam and balanced in place, so in order to sleep we had to turn it off. Due to the heat, we put on the ceiling fan at a low speed which made a clicking...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cheston House, an intimate, all male gay resort, located 2 blocks from Ft. Lauderdale beach. Friendly staff, warm hospitality and spacious accommodations awaits you. Experience our immaculate lush tropical surroundings along with a swim in our heated, clothing optional pool. Whether you choose a guest room, suite or apartment we bring you all the comforts of home. See for yourself why our guests keep coming back time after time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cheston House Gay Resort

Address: 520 N Birch Rd, Fort Lauderdale Beach, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304-4043
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Fort Lauderdale > Central Beach
Price Range: €123 - €305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cheston House Gay Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“I only saw our room, which was a King Bedded room on the corner, first floor. Everything is close. I didn't notice any noise issues..”
 of 5 bubbles Seaguy48, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on second floor are quieter-we loved being on the first floor near the pool and tables.”
 of 5 bubbles 615charlesf, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“ask for room 16 or 17”
 of 5 bubbles delcopup, 20 May 2015 | Read review
“another hotel - try the royal palms which was very good (by comparison almost anything would be very good)”
  • paintwork missing and MDF expanded and freying
  • outside vent of aircon
  • inside noisy aircon
 of 5 bubbles londonhugo, 21 Feb 2014 | Read review
“All the rooms seem great, but I would chose the suite just because of the extra room you get. 1st floor is always my choice.”
 of 5 bubbles afjoe1, 3 Sep 2013 | Read review
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