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Delray Beach
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15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

It was clean,no mold , plenty of room.Big bathroom no mold and clean. Wide screen tv and kitchenette all good. Bed not bad but need new pillows.Close to beach and resturants.Old Florida but decent value .

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

My wife and I made reservations based on the great reviews we saw on Trip Advisor to visit Venice for our 1st wedding anniversary. I called and made our reservations more than two months before our planned stay. Karl, The owner stated that they do not send confirmation emails as they have no computers there. I thought that was cool...... More 

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1 Thank PK35
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

Sweet little hotel. Off the beaten path by the boat dealership. That's where you turn into because it's a shared driveway. Very happy we found this hotel. Read reviews and they were right on 2016! Close to my friends house in Nokomis and Great location in Venice area. Say hi to Karl the owner. Very hospitable and helpful.

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2 Thank Beth W
Florida
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35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We stopped in this motel while passing by and gave it a chance to prove that a small motel would be perfect. It proved to us many times over that this is a beautiful well maintained property and nice efficiency. We slept in a very comfortable king bed in a large room. The air conditioner was cool and quiet. The... More 

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2 Thank HND30
Leon, Nicaragua
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84 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Do you ever walk into a place and just feel the good energy? That's how I felt here. Management is helpful, friendly, reasonable and has the guests best interests at heart. On top of all that, the place is quaint and charming and perfectly located on Venice Island, close to everything you need! LOVE IT!

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3 Thank International_Mel
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2015 via mobile

We fell in love with the Kon Tiki Motel! My family and I stopped by for a day of shark teeth hunting at Caspersen Beach. We noticed the Kon Tiki sign as we were crossing the bridge and stopped in. Our original plan included staying at a chain motel that would have cost us $30 more and would have put... More 

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TN
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2015

not fancy but very clean and well taken care of. small and quaint just like we like.we noticed during the weekend there was a group of louder guests but during the week it seems pretty quiet. it was a nice family stay

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2 Thank tamrd4
Stony Lake
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48 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2015

We booked this for 3 nights based on the great Trip Advisor reviews it had received. This is a very old motel that needs renovating. While our room appeared clean, after a while it became apparent that the daily cleaning wasn't enough. The carpeting needed cleaning so badly that my white socks were quickly filthy on their bottoms. The wallpaper... More 

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3 Thank Jim M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2015

The Kon Tiki motel is a nice efficiency motel that would be a great place to spend a few days while exploring Venice Beach. The rooms are large,comfortable and clean. I would definitely stay here again.

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Ruth ms
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2014

My husband and I love to stay at mom and pop places on the road and this one did not disappoint. The hotel is small but the rooms are large and comfortable with real refrigerators and comfortable beds. Not great views but the property is so tropical and covered walkways are a added bonus with the rainy seasonal weather. The... More 

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3 Thank Anna H

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Kon Tiki Motel

Address: 1487 S Tamiami Trail, Venice, FL 34285
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Venice
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Kon Tiki Hotel Venice
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Choose to stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles PK35, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Get a room somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles 783JimM, 27 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Room 10 was awesome, in the corner with a lot of room.”
 of 5 bubbles 470annah, 7 Sep 2014 | Read review
“This is a very small place, so be sure to ask if you have requirements like one vs. two beds.”
 of 5 bubbles 269jonb, 5 Apr 2014 | Read review
“Only ten rooms so not much difference among them.”
 of 5 bubbles ICWBoater, 14 Feb 2013 | Read review
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