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Black Dolphin Inn

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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband took me to the Black Dolphin for my birthday. We normally do not stay in b. and b.'s but we loved this one. It was very homey with coffee available and places to sit such as a comfortable living room, courtyard, porch, and...More

Thank oceanside-Mary
Response from Brett S, Owner at Black Dolphin InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Greetings from the Black Dolphin Inn! Thank you for selecting our award-winning boutique inn as the host property for the celebration of your birthday. I am so pleased that we were able to create an element of surprise with your birthday cake and we sincerely...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Booked a two night stay here on a friend's recommendation for an anniversary getaway from South Florida. Although we normally try to keep our weekend getaways to a 2 hour drive or less, the thought of exploring somewhere new to us had us on-board with...More

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Response from Brett S, Owner at Black Dolphin InnResponded 12 April 2017

Greetings from the Black Dolphin Inn! Thank you for selecting our award-winning boutique inn to celebrate the occasion of your wedding anniversary. The Black Dolphin Inn is striving to become a destination to discover- rather than a place to stay and we are so pleased...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

My husband and I are recent "empty nesters". When our son was unable to spend Christmas with us, we knew we needed to plan a getaway to lift our spirits. After searching the Select Registry Inns to find an inn in Florida that was within...More

Thank EPFP
Response from Brett S, Owner at Black Dolphin InnResponded 12 January 2018

Greetings from the Black Dolphin Inn! Thank you so much for your wonderful TripAdvisor review - which served as an inspirational catalyst for our team of hospitality professionals as we began the new year. We are so pleased that Select Registry played such a important...More

Reviewed 21 December 2017

So many great things to say about this vacation destination. The rooms were unique and homey. The location is relaxing and beautiful. The dock is such a nice feature to have to sit outside and is furnished wonderfully. My fiance and I truly enjoyed our...More

Thank Ally C
Response from Brett S, Owner at Black Dolphin InnResponded 24 December 2017

Greetings from the Black Dolphin Inn! Thank you so much for posting such a wonderful review on TripAdvisor. We are so pleased that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay and we sincerely appreciated your generous comments regarding our unique brand of hospitality, our water...More

Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

This is my third stay at the Black Dolphin Inn. 2 years ago my wife decided we should stay for our 40th anniversary and we now come every year. This is a lovely bed and breakfast made better by the wonderful Smith family. Everyone treats...More

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Response from Brett S, Owner at Black Dolphin InnResponded 10 December 2017

Greetings from the Black Dolphin Inn! Thank you so much for your continued patronage of our award-winning boutique inn. We were honored to serve as the host property for the celebration of your 40th anniversary. Optimizing the on-property guest experience is the most exciting opportunity...More

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GreenLeaders Silver level
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Bar/Lounge
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US$223 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$223 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Ken B
12 June 2017|
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Response from bojoko | Reviewed this property |
Not real close - sits on Intercoastal waterway.
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Scott30000
19 April 2017|
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Response from Shalimar713 | Reviewed this property |
Not certain but they may offer a brunch that is open to public. I would call the Black Dolphin.
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Camille C
1 September 2016|
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Response from briremo | Reviewed this property |
Outriggers is a good place for cocktails and food on the river and to watch the beautiful boats go by. The Garlic is one of the most unique restaurants you will ever dine in. For yoga there are several morning yoga groups... More
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