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    Universal Palms Hotel

    4900 Powerline Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-3113
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
    • Very good25%
    • Average17%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible16%
    Travellers talk about
    “front desk” (277 reviews)
    “pool view” (15 reviews)
    “enjoyed my stay” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

    Do not stay here they require a 250$ deposit and don't even bother to tell you until you are there checking in! And the manager has a nasty attitude she's a Spanish lady (just incase you have an encounter with her) along with staff. Very...More

    Thank Bailee M
    Response from PPappasGM, Directeur général at Universal Palms HotelResponded 2 February 2016

    We are sorry that you did not like your experience at our hotel. We take our customers’ opinions very seriously, as they help us identify what we have done right and what could be improved. It is true that we take a deposit upon arrival....More

    Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

    Needs more light the suites are to the back no pool view except on 1st floor which I had to ask for no balcony the first suit needs touch up with carpet wires everywhere if your short on cash stay here I moved here from...More

    Thank Gorgus2
    Response from PPappasGM, Directeur général at Universal Palms HotelResponded 1 February 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are sorry to read that your stay has disappointed you. First of all, we would like to precise that we have suites on both sides of the hotel. Do not hesitate to ask for...More

    Reviewed 28 January 2016

    Major issue with billing! I reserved three rooms and as each room checked in they gave their credit card. I was charged for 7, credited for 3 rooms and another credit which I have no idea what it was for because it didn't correspond to...More

    1  Thank Bonnie2288
    Response from PPappasGM, Directeur général at Universal Palms HotelResponded 29 January 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are sorry that your stay was not as pleasant as expected. We would like to let you know that we take our customers’ satisfaction to heart and that we will do everything in our...More

    Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

    My stay started out well...needed a reasonable place to stay for one night...booked my room online and paid for it in full. When I arrived I was impressed by the way the lobby presented itself. Very nice decor and the customer service was good. Once...More

    Thank Tracye H
    Response from PPappasGM, Directeur général at Universal Palms HotelResponded 29 January 2016

    We are sorry to read that you did not like your experience at our hotel. Let us start by saying that we are happy that you found the customer service good and that you liked the lobby. On the other hand, we are disappointed that...More

    Reviewed 26 January 2016

    Thanks to winter storm Jonas, we were stuck in Fort Lauderdale for three unexpected nights after coming off a Caribbean cruise. With a limited budget and little time to plan, the Universal Palms hotel fit the bill nicely. I read through the other reviews on...More

    2  Thank EW N
    Response from TommyBernier1, Responsable des relations publiques at Universal Palms HotelResponded 28 January 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your recent stay at our hotel on TripAdvisor. We are glad that you had a good time at our hotel, even though you were stuck because of a storm. We are sorry that your...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$65 - US$175 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #38 Business Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 191
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    • Location
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    • Fort Lauderdale
    • Also Known As
    • El Palacio Fort Lauderdale ,
    • Hotel El Palacio
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    Simone W
    24 May 2017|
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    Response from TommyBernier1 | Property representative |
    Hi Simone, We do offer a shuttle service with Express Shuttle. Here is the information : The shuttle service is offered in partnership with Express Shuttle. Guests from the Universal Palms Hotel benefit from discounted... More
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from heidiwalter01 | Reviewed this property |
    There was no bar....a vending machine that was broken. it was terrible. DONT EVER STAY THERE!!!
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