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Lilburn, Georgia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is not a fancy place, but great location for the beach. The staff are super nice and helpful-definitely a plus. I think the location and staff make the place.If you are taking a boat out to fish, it would be perfect. It is also a nice key to bike around.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the instalations (depending the room) you have direct access to the bay o to the sea (or you have to cross a street and walk few meters). Laurel is a very nice a quiet place (al least in February). They are working in order to improve rooms, I hope to back in summer!!

Thank cpieres
Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! I'm glad you are enjoying the many improvements, and we look forward to serving you with more.

Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed here before and would not have gone back but I saw on line the start of renovations by the new owners so we took a chance. Cons: they wanted to charge $10 per person for visitors in 1 vehicle (2 adults and 2 children) thought that was a little steep! Just to park a car, we went...

Thank graciesm0m
Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

We appreciate your review. I'm pleased you noticed the hard work we've been putting into the Resort. We look forward to your return when we will have even more accomplished.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

New owner is doing a great job with new decor/renovation to these old stucco cottages. We were in a one bedroom cottage not completely renovated yet, but close. Cute with alot of potential and a nice gulf beach. Waterway in back of some with screened back porch make you feel you are camping out kind of or at the lake....

Thank Julie B
Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us a review of your stay! I am so glad you enjoyed yourselves, and we can't wait to show you what's next. Best, Sarah

Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for a few days after Christmas. Most rooms are being renovated. We were in unit 11 on the inter coastal side. Nice screened in porch to watch the boats go in and out. Short walk to private beach with some lounge chairs. They also had a few other chairs and umbrellas for the guests. Check out the...

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Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for leaving us a review of your stay! We recently finished redesigning the beach houses. I do love the room you stayed in as well. I hope we will see you again on your next getaway.

Rockledge, Florida
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We stayed in "The Boat House" and the panoramic window view form where the bed was positioned was incredible. This view is what you pay for. However, the place needs desperately to be updated. EVERYTHING needs to be updated. The murphy bed wasn't very comfortable yet that would have been fine if the gap between the head of the bed...

Thank ronrao
Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

I appreciate your input. As we go throughout this next year we are looking more closely at every bungalow on the property, so I will pass the info along. I have slept on that bed, and I would have to say it's quite comfortable. Thank you for staying with us - We look forward to making more improvements to the...

Reviewed 19 November 2016

The warmest, most gentile, kindest and caring hotel resort owner you will have the pleasure to stay with. Chris will go out of his way to ensure you have a wonderful stay. He is personable, a real Floridian, very knowledgeable and trying very hard to create a simple, classy, memorable beach stay for his friends and guest. Give him a...

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Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

That's very kind of you to say! I passed your words onto Christopher - He has an amazing vision and has continued to follow through with bringing more comfort for you and our other guests. We are working hard to create an even better, more relaxing destination. We'll see you soon.

Seminole, Florida
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here Friday & Saturday night for our anniversary. While initially booking the Waterfront bungalow, Renae was super helpful with helping make our anniversary a little more special. I paid extra and she was able to set up the room with some champagne, flowers and chocolates. It was a nice touch. When we arrived, it was located directly in...

Thank Denise T
Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback - I'm glad we were able to make your special occasion a bit more memorable. I do apologize for the noise. We do not typically have any loud noises over the weekend. It was something we didn't know was going to happen until the last minute. We look forward to having you again in our...

Cape May, New Jersey
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The location is excellent. Our room overlooked the intercoastal waterway and was just a few steps from the beach. The initial room left a lot to be desired. Very dated, cabinetry and furnishings seemed delapidated. The TV was ancient. We were moved the next day to the room we were supposed to get initially. Efficiency kitchen seemed adequately supplied for...

Thank carol r
Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. It's very helpful in making our guests more comfortable. We are on the verge of renovating the interiors of the rooms. We have made a lot of progress but all the things you mentioned will be addressed. Hopefully we'll see you in the spring when it's complete!!

Parkland, Florida
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice place with extremely friendly staff and the best location around. Ocean front, restaurants near by including a nice Marina to rent boats and jetski. Perfect for couples or family trip !!!!!!!!!!

Thank Alemrmatos
Sarah J, Manager at Gulf Shore Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We enjoyed having you and look forward to your next visit.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gulf Shores Resort offers you relaxation on the secluded island of Casey Key. Our bungalows rest on our private beach and on the Venice Inlet. Experience sunsets, palm trees and sunshine that soothes the mind. We also have available boat slips along the Venice Inlet - Part of the Sarasota Intracoastal Waterway. View all of our rooms, then book online or call us at 941.488.6210 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gulf Shore Beach Resort

Address: 317 Casey Key Rd, Nokomis, FL 34275-3306
Region: United States > Florida > Nokomis
Price Range: €139 - €378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Gulf Shore Beach Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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“beach side has the new mattresses, but cost is almost double”
 of 5 bubbles graciesm0m, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“beautiful view, bay view”
 of 5 bubbles ronrao, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Bayfront! Don't forget to take your camera for the best sunsets!”
 of 5 bubbles Marytango99, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles rstackon, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you have your boat stay on the inlet side and bring bumpers as there are only sea walls with 2 wooden posts to dock your boat.”
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