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    Windward Passage Resort

    418 Estero Blvd, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-2098
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    Traveller (29)
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    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good43%
    • Average15%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “hot tub” (10 reviews)
    “living room” (8 reviews)
    “office closes” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Tennis Court
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

    Windward Passage Resort sits on the quiet north end of Estero Island. I have been visiting here the past twenty years. It's our home away from home. We spend five weeks and feels like home when all the people show up from all over the...More

    1  Thank Bill M
    Response from dsage2015, Guest Relations Manager at Windward Passage ResortResponded 14 March 2017

    WOW, what nice comments. We're so glad that you have shared your vacations with us for such a long time. Thank you for taking your time to write this wonderful review. We look forward to your next visit!

    Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

    If you are looking for a family friendly place that is clean, safe and has the best access to both the beach and a pool....then this is your place. There are not all the fancy thrills and frills of beach towels, wait staff, bell hops...More

    1  Thank Mike L
    Response from dsage2015, Guest Relations Manager at Windward Passage ResortResponded 14 March 2017

    You have truly explained why a vacation at Windward Passage Resort is the best vacation spot on Ft. Myers Beach. We're glad that you also found Windward to be reasonably priced. And, you are so right about our on-site staff. We're fortunate to have such...More

    Reviewed 29 December 2016

    Please note: No beach towels unless you buy them!! Bring your own. First time we have ever ran into this in our 30 year of time share trading. Units are very small and sometimes you can end up in a unit off to the side...More

    1  Thank Turtle3intimidator
    Response from dsage2015, Guest Relations Manager at Windward Passage ResortResponded 10 January 2017

    Windward Passage Resort has 8 two bedroom units and 44 one bedroom units. The property is in the shape of an "L" with 34 units that are directly on the beach and 18 units that are located along the parking lot. The 18 one bedroom...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

    Our home property in Laguna Beach is a little gem located in the center of the village right on the main beach. When we arrived at Windward Passage we were so taken aback at the dilapidated appearance of the property we were regretting our choice...More

    2  Thank daytryper
    Response from dsage2015, Guest Relations Manager at Windward Passage ResortResponded 16 December 2016

    We are sorry that you did not find Windward up to your expectations. The one bedroom, one bath units are small and accommodate 4 people. The resort is directly on the beach and most units have a private beach-side screened in balcony. Several buildings were...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2016

    First time here. Only about a half mile from restaurants. Checkin: don't even think about being a couple of minutes late on Saturday. There is a lockbox, though. Were in the separate motel on second floor, so did not have ocean view. Had clean, one-bedroom...More

    1  Thank laffininbl
    Response from dsage2015, Guest Relations Manager at Windward Passage ResortResponded 12 November 2016

    Our beachfront resort features 18 apartments that are do not directly face the beach and 34 that do. The one bedroom apartments that do not face the beach are larger than those that do. We are a timeshare resort. It would be great to be...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    • Price range
    • US$132 - US$144 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 52
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Southwest Gulf Coast >
    • Fort Myers Beach
    • Also Known As
    • Windward Passage Hotel Fort Myers Beach ,
    • Windward Passage Resort Fort Myers Beach, Florida
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    Daniellexo0
    19 June 2017|
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    Response from MO1962_11 | Reviewed this property |
    There is not a gym but the beach is great for running!
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    Festusbob
    23 November 2016|
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    Response from Carlos M | Reviewed this property |
    There are eight 2 bedroom units and 16 one bedroom units, all of these overlook the Gulf. In addition there are an additional 20 units that are one bedroom motel type units in a building at a 90% angle from the main resort... More
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    Festusbob
    23 November 2016|
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    Response from dsage2015 | Property representative |
    There are a total of 52 units. Eight are two bedroom/two bath units and the rest have one bedroom/one bath. There is also one two bedroom apartment. See you soon?
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    Room Tips
    "Make sure to get a 3 digit room to be on the ocean with a view."
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    "Ocean view rooms are smaller than courtyard."
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    "If you want a view make sure you choose only ocean front room."
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    "beachfront or not, all rooms are great, in my opinion !"
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