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Manta Ray Inn

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17/05/2017 18/05/2017
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Lopez Island
Reviewed 9 December 2012

We loved our week's stay at the Manta Ray Inn. We were in the room downstairs on the water. Amazing location. The staff is friendly and very acommodating. They go out of their way to be sure their guests are comfortable and happy. The Inn is very clean, friendly, and comfortable. Lounge chairs can be used on the patio or...

Thank RicoSdd
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

The Manta Ray Inn family were so excited to read your review!! It was so much fun and such a pleasure to have you with us and know that we helped in some small way to make your getaway memorable. Gerry, Thomas and Heather work diligently to make sure that we do "exceed" your expectations and they were thrilled to...

Reviewed 7 December 2012

Looking forward to staying again soon. Extremely accommodating owners and staff. All the comforts of home and directly on the beach. Close to everything, yet neatly nestled on a quiet area of oceanfront.

Thank EarlandPatty
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

We are so happy at the Manta Ray Inn that you were able to take the time to enjoy the sand and the surf even though dealing with things you really did not want to deal with!! Now relax and close your eyes and you will be right back on that beach watching the surf!! Cannot wait to have you...

Grapeview, Washington
Reviewed 5 December 2012

We have stayed at a couple of other places close to the Manta Ray over the years. We like the small hotel feel and seeing folks we meet along the way. To make a long story short the Manta Ray exceeded our expectations by miles compared to three other places within walking distance. First impression- the rooms are spotless, the...

Thank Kingsman26
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much from our entire staff!! You are now part of the Manta Ray Inn family and we cannot wait to have you back with us!! As the holidays grow near please know that as family we are a phone call or email away!! Stay in touch and do not forget that our door is always open to you....

Charleston, WV
Reviewed 4 December 2012

Growing up in Florida during the 1950s and 60s, I stayed with my family in many beach front "motels". The Manta Ray Inn combines this tradition of small, friendly inns with modern needs. Great location and staff.

Thank James E
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

We are so happy to have your family as part of our Manta Ray Inn family!! Such a pleasure to enjoy your company when at the Manta Ray Inn!! Cannot wait to see you again soon.

Reviewed 25 November 2012 via mobile

Perfect quiet spot to walk out onto the beach - so simple to take a dip and just walk right back to the room to shower off. Or just sit under an umbrella in the grassy courtyard, and watch the waves. It's not set up for being chic or trendsetting - no fancy extras. Just the basics, done nicely. Friendly...

Thank joew17
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your comments!! We have specialized beds that are pillow topped on both sides. One side is firm and the other side is semi-firm. We definitely would have been happy to turn the mattress to the firmer side for you. In our literature in the apartment we do explain this. We will now make sure that all...

Harrow, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 November 2012

...to spend a holiday, waking up on a lovely sunny morning and open the door to the beautiful beach and spectacular ocean view. The rooms are great - they have every conceivable thing you would want, they are clean, tidy and well furnished. Thomas and his staff make you very welcome and you can see, go that extra mile to...

2Thank John C
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

Having you stay with us at the Manta Ray Inn was wonderful!!! Please come back and stay a little longer next time! Our staff definitely want to continue to "exceed" expectations of our guests!! Looking forward to keeping in touch with you!!

Reviewed 31 October 2012

This is a wonderful resort, feels like your home. Great owners and the service is very good. The maintenance person is number one.The sea is amazing. All services around is good. BBQ are cleaned easy to use. If you need information the owners are always there to help. Grocery very close to the resort. 5 minutes walks to the Hollywood...

2Thank Paul L
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

So great to here from you and know that you enjoyed the Manta Ray Inn as much as the staff enjoyed having you!! The staff said that it was wonderful to meet you and yours and cannot wait for you all to come back and stay with us again! Stay in touch as part of the Manta Ray Family!!!!

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 October 2012

We recently spent four beautiful days and lovely nights at the Manta Ray Inn and our only regret was that we couldn’t stay longer. Although my boyfriend has been many times with his family, this was my first trip to the Manta Ray Inn and it was easy to see why it is a favorite family getaway for them! The...

1Thank Lauren M
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

We had such a great time!! It is always awesome to show sun and fun in the surf!! To have new friends from Toronto stay with us is exciting and we are so happy that you are now part of the Manta Ray Inn family!! Do not be strangers! Cannot wait for you to come back and see us!!

Fairview, North Carolina
Reviewed 27 October 2012

We first stayed at Manta Ray Inn a couple years ago. I knew when we drove up and I saw the white beach and the palm trees and the blue Atlantic that I had found my Florida beach home. We are going back again this winter for the third time. Everything is pleasing--the room, the bed, the view from the...

Thank Wayne L
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

We are so excited to have you with us at the Manta Ray Inn!! So many years, and so many changes but what does not change is that you are part of our Manta Ray Inn Family and we are so happy to be with you again. Life is short, please enjoy the best things in life, which is the...

Traverse City, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 25 October 2012

We stayed for 3 nights & it was wonderful. Clean apartment facing the ocean & right on the beach. You can't get better than that. Employees were all so friendly & helpful. 3 nights was not long enough & next time, hoping to stay a week! Thank you so much!!

Thank Jackie J
Mantaray07, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure to have you stay with us at the Manta Ray Inn!! We cannot wait for you to come back and see us again! There are so many great things to do in the area and we definitely know your next stay will be even better than this one. The Manta Ray Inn family are here...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our one- and two-bedroom suites are fully equipped to be your home away from home! We provide full daily maid service, free wifi, beach chairs, beach towels, gas grills, heated pool, complimentary movies, on-site laundry facilities, beach toys for your children. Forgot your sunscreen, beach umbrella or sand pail? Don't worry -- we are here to help you out! Rest and enjoy that cocktail as the sun sets and the children play in the sand. We have everything else covered. Hit the beach, hit the pool ... Leave the rest to us. Need to print your boarding pass? No problem! Let the office know and you can do it when the manager is there daily! Want to do something different? Ask us and we will help with creative and fun activities for all of you no matter what your preference! We will make every effort to exceed your expectations and make your getaway memorable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manta Ray Inn

Address: 1715 S Surf Rd, Hollywood, FL 33019-2431
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Hollywood
Price Range: €191 - €300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Manta Ray Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Manta Ray Hotel Hollywood
Manta Ray Motel
Manta Ray Inn Hollywood, Florida
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Hollywood
#1 Family Hotel in Hollywood
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Hollywood
#6 Business Hotel in Hollywood
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