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Manta Ray Inn

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12/06/2017 13/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We stayed at the Manta Ray for our annual beach vacation, and loved it! It is a small inn with an "old Florida" vibe that suits us perfectly. The owners are on-site, very helpful and responsive, and the room was clean, quiet, and comfortable. If you are like us, and don't particularly enjoy big resorts or high rises, this place...

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Donna B, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to have you stay with us and the Manta Ray Inn team really enjoyed making your stay memorable. Please stay in touch and come back and rest and recharge at the Manta Ray where you can put you toes in the sand and enjoy a glass of wine while watching the sun set!

Miami, Florida
Reviewed 8 March 2017

My family, friends, and I were trying to figure out where to spend Thanksgiving weekend 2016 just to do something different than the usual afternoon-dinner-at-home. Let's go to the beach! Over the years I had heard of the loveliness of Hollywood Beach but had never visited. After searching numerous listings, I settled on Manta Ray Inn. The pics showed it...

Thank PDV88
Donna B, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

Your Review is very touching. It is wonderful to know that guests really do get what we are trying so hard to preserve! You have actually expressed the very essence of the Manta Ray Inn and our Manta Ray Inn team. We thank you so much and cannot wait until you return to our little piece of heaven. We are...

Glens Falls, New York
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This place is amazing. There are so many wonderful things to say. You are right on the beach. Within walking distance to the boardwalk. Staff couldn't have been more efficient and friendly. My brother has been going there for a long time. Donna, Wayne and Thomas are so accommodating. They really care. All the rooms are fully equipped so all...

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Donna B, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

It was so much fun to have you with us again and we really enjoyed having fun with you and your family during your stay with us! It is always rewarding to have guests that really enjoy hanging out with their toes in the sand and taking in a little bit of the fun at the Gulfstream Track, so close...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This is a sad day cause we have to pack up & leave Manta Ray Inn. We had 2wonderful months here We had such a nice time seeing the repeats that are here when we are. The staff is great, friendly & helpful, especially Thomas the manager Stacy & Felicia the housekeepers

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Donna B, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

Miss you guys already!!! Sorry I had to miss your departure but certainly enjoyed our last cocktail hour together! The two of you give life and laughs to the Manta Ray Inn family and perhaps Thomas' golf swing will improve by the time you return in 2018! Stacey and Felicia already are missing you and so we will stay in...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Family run Inn on the beach two blocks away from the walkway. Entire staff is friendly and works hard to make your stay enjoyable. Owners invited my wife and I to share a glass of wine and snacks on one of the patio tables the night we arrived. Many of the guests were repeat visitors, and we already reserved our...

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Donna B, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

We are so glad to have you join the Manta Ray Inn family!!! It was so much fun to have you stay with us and the Manta Ray Inn team were really excited to know that they "exceeded" your expectations and that you had reserved your time for next year. In the meantime, please know that we are looking forward...

twin cities
Reviewed 22 February 2017

wonderful family run inn has it all. Outstanding hospitality. They really make you feel at home and go above and beyond when it comes to making sure you have an enjoyable stay. right on the beach, clean and well maintained. pool, outdoor grill, parking, laundry and great location. walking distance to the broad walk . closet to many area attractions....

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Fairview, North Carolina
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Several stays at Manta Ray and all have been wonderful. Caring and efficient staff, comfortable and clean rooms, close to the Broadwalk, beautiful sunrises. And the beach is only steps away! I am always happy to plan a trip to Manta Ray and hope to return soon.

Thank Wayne L
Donna B, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

The Manta Ray Inn team are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and definitely are looking forward to hosting you again at the Manta Ray Inn! Having guests that really appreciate our little piece of heaven makes it easy to be here and we definitely look forward to your return.

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This is my families home away from home. We have been going to the Manta Ray Inn for over 20+ years and truly look forward to it every year. Donna and her family have always been and continue to be welcoming, helpful, reliable and caring towards our family, not only while we are staying at their Inn but they continually...

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Donna B, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

We are so blessed to have such great guests that have become part of our Manta Ray Inn Family! We always look forward to you and your family returning over and over and it is wonderful to see the changes in everyone year after year. As always, please stay in touch with us and we look forward to seeing you...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Manta Ray Inn is a quiet place located on a wonderful beach, far from crowds and noise. It rents small apartments of one or two bed rooms, small kitchen and living room. The apartments are very clean, and the personnel nice and helpful. Restaurants and shops are at walking distance and both Fort Lauderdale and Hollywood are at easy reach....

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Donna B, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

Is was a pleasure to have you stay with us at the Manta Ray Inn and our Manta Ray Inn family definitely enjoyed having you become part of our little Manta Ray Inn family. We cannot wait for you to return to the Manta Ray Inn! Please stay in touch!!!

Reviewed 27 January 2017

n town on short notice and looking to find rooms for myself and my siblings, Donna & Thomas couldn't have been more accommodating! Fortunately there was a two bedroom unit available that fit all of us. The room was clean and had everything we needed to enjoy ourselves, including a kitchen. We were able to gather at the courtyard overlooking...

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Donna B, Owner at Manta Ray Inn, responded to this review

The Manta Ray Inn family and team were extremely happy to help you and your family out with appropriate accommodations when you and your family were going through a very sad situation. It definitely was a pleasure to know that we could bring some happiness to all of you by providing a quiet place for you to get together and...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our one- and two-bedroom suites are fully equipped to be your home away from home! We provide full daily maid service, free wifi, beach chairs, beach towels, gas grills, heated pool, complimentary movies, on-site laundry facilities, beach toys for your children. Forgot your sunscreen, beach umbrella or sand pail? Don't worry -- we are here to help you out! Rest and enjoy that cocktail as the sun sets and the children play in the sand. We have everything else covered. Hit the beach, hit the pool ... Leave the rest to us. Need to print your boarding pass? No problem! Let the office know and you can do it when the manager is there daily! Want to do something different? Ask us and we will help with creative and fun activities for all of you no matter what your preference! We will make every effort to exceed your expectations and make your getaway memorable. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manta Ray Inn

Address: 1715 S Surf Rd, Hollywood, FL 33019-2431
Region: United States > Florida > Broward County > Hollywood
Price Range: $288 - $453 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Manta Ray Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Manta Ray Hotel Hollywood
Manta Ray Motel
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Hollywood
#1 Romantic Hotel in Hollywood
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Hollywood
#6 Business Hotel in Hollywood
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