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5.0 out of 5

"Everything was clean and updated. The owners and staff are so nice. " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 24 Oct 2016

Hotel Description

Hotel near Fort Lauderdale Beach in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea

Close to the beach

Stay at this Lauderdale-by-the-Sea hotel and you'll be within half a mile (1 km) of Anglins Fishing Pier and 2 miles (3 km) of Fort Lauderdale Beach. Las Olas Beach and Fort Lauderdale Beach Park are also within 6 miles (10 km).

Outdoor pool, terrace

An outdoor pool, free self parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace and barbecue grills are also provided.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

In addition to flat-screen TVs with cable channels, the 12 guestrooms offer free WiFi and coffee/tea makers. Other amenities include free local calls, free bottled water, and hair dryers.

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$89* Per night/room Oct 1 - Oct 2

Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Two Bedroom Penthouse Apartment

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.SofaBed.Singular Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Great Escape Inn ratings based on 3 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
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Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Great Escape Inn

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Jan 24, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jan 27, 2020 by Great Escape Inn management and staff.

Dear Guest: Thank you for your kind review. We appreciate your staying with us.

5 out of 5

Great place to stay. Loved it there!

Location: Walking distance to the beach, shopping and restaurants.
Everything was clean and updated. The owners and staff are so nice.

Posted by on Oct 24, 2016

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Comment from Hotel Management

Nov 29, 2016 by General Manager

Thank you for your review!

5 out of 5

Older remodeled rooms, close to beach & action!

Pros: Location & staff
Cons: hummm?....more time
Location: close to beach & action!
Staff was great, late check in after 6pm is go to your room for keys and documentation to complete.

Posted by , from Florida on Jan 28, 2016

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 17, 2016 by Manager

Thank you for your positive review!

Property Features

As a guest of Great Escape Inn, you'll find an outdoor pool, a terrace, and barbecue grills. WiFi is free in public spaces. Great Escape Inn also features multilingual staff, laundry facilities, and beach/pool umbrellas. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Lauderdale-by-the-Sea hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1955
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Terrace
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood Intl. Airport (FLL) (19.9 km / 12.4 mi)
  • Train station: Fort Lauderdale Cypress Creek Station (7.3 km / 4.6 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Great Escape Inn offers 12 accommodations with complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Bathtub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Ensuite bathroom

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 21

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM.
To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Security system
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Number of children who can stay free - 2
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 150.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Great Escape Inn
  • Great Escape Inn Lauderdale-by-the-Sea
  • Great Escape Lauderdale-by-the-Sea
  • Great Escape Inn Hotel
  • Great Escape Inn Lauderdale-by-the-Sea
  • Great Escape Inn Hotel Lauderdale-by-the-Sea

You should know

  • Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Alcohol isn't served at Great Escape Inn.
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.