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Vanderbilt Beach Resort

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New York City, New York
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Husbands mother bought 4 weeks 30 years ago. Lovely spot. Quiet casual have met some nice people over all these years. Pool warm beach on other side of pool. Close to essentials. Unit kept up well. 2 great pools, pontoon boat available, can walk to buzzs ritz Carlton Would highly recommend.

Thank jadednewyorker56
Turner, Maine
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This beach is absolutely beautiful to walk. Very clean. All a person has to do is fill out a small form for the use of towel (s) for the day, and the gentleman will walk you to your chosen lounge chair (s) and open the large umbrella for you. Once returning the towel, drop the yellow copy of your form...

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Two Harbors, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply amazing. My husband and I are staying for the first time, we've been dreaming of this for years! We are visiting Naples for 6 days but they could only accommodate 2 nights. They've bent over backwards to find a way for us to stay in this slice of heaven for the duration of our visit! Thank you to all...

Thank AprilR74
Sarasota, fl
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We rented a condo unit overlooking the lagoon and a two minute walk to the gulf through the hotel property. Magnificent sunsets on the gulf and sunrises on the lagoon. The unit was ample and roomy. We would return.

1Thank Philip P
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a classic Old Naples Hotel located on one of the best beaches in the area (Vanderbilt Beach). Rooms are a little dated but still very nice and you can not beat the price for the location. The beach is right outside your door and dining at the Turtle Club with sad I between your toes is nice.

1Thank Julie c
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We just stayed two nights, wish it had been longer. The accommodation was great: an upstairs apartment with partial ocean view, nice seating area outside and right on the beach. We were well looked after on the beach with loungers and umbrellas provided. It's a small, intimate and friendly resort. My favourite place in our two month touring holiday. Nice...

2Thank MargaretJay
Hallandale Beach
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night with family. booked a two bedroom condo with bay view. Very spacious, nicely decorated and well equipped condo. Breakfast is only $5 p/person at the restaurant. They served coffee, milk, OJ, muffins, cereals, yogurt, fruit, etc. Pool area is small but nice. Beautiful beach and nice bar. Three things I would change: Beds. Pillows. Add bar...

1Thank claufalconi
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We needed a hotel for one night and accidentally found this hotel. What a find! Old world Florida at its best. We were on the second floor, two double beds, full kitchen. Amazing beach & the Turtle Club restaurant is right on the beach! Food delicious! Would go back in a heartbeat. Romantic!! Sunsets Fabulous!

1Thank Sheila H
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Spend a short break in this resort which has direct access to the beach. Besides the main building, there is a large building across the street with apartments. Stayed in a 2 bedroom apartment with view on the water. Very spacious ; very well equipped ; everything there. Only thing that was a problem was the couch ; was completely...

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This is a hidden gem! A quite beach resort with amazing staff that raise the bar in terms of expected service. From our chair set up, kayak adventures to our romantic sunset dinners on the beach, the Vanderbilt Beach Resort did not disappoint. It is a small resort that gives a customized and intimate feel to resort life. You can...

1Thank Cratcliffefl

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Vanderbilt Beach Resort has been welcoming guests and their families for over 50 years. Our pristine beachfront location provides a tranquil escape from modern worries. Wake up to the gentle sounds of the Gulf of Mexico in our beachside one-room efficiencies, one bedroom apartments or waterfront condominiums that overlook the Vanderbilt Lagoon. End the day with dinner at our award-winning Turtle Club Restaurant or watch the sun set over the Gulf without ever leaving the Resort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vanderbilt Beach Resort

Address: 9225 Gulf Shore Dr, Naples, FL 34108-2098
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Naples
Price Range: €280 - €493 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Vanderbilt Beach Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 34
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Also Known As:
Vanderbilt Beach Hotel Naples
Vanderbilt Beach Resort Naples, Florida
Hotel Style:
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Naples
#13 Family Hotel in Naples
#24 Romantic Hotel in Naples
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“Bay side good for morning gulf side good for sunset”
 of 5 bubbles jadednewyorker56, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“all depends if you want to be near the beach (classic rooms) or larger apartment across the street (very spacious)”
 of 5 bubbles 661dirkv, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a two bedroom suite that was bigger than most condos!”
 of 5 bubbles SheldonR394, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“corner condo are great; the view is great.”
 of 5 bubbles annagO5135CQ, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“End unit on top floor has view of bay and gulf.”
 of 5 bubbles EmilyM988, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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