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Montgomery, Alabama
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The staff is always very friendly. This is a great location for a quick beach trip! The hotel is right on the beach with easy access to many restaurants. This hotel is budget friendly and satisfactory for the price. Sherry at the front desk was super friendly and accommodating!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reviewed this last year after 2X in a row of fantastic service. We actually chose to stay here purely because of past experiences. Cost & accommodations are similar to other places but the service was where they made up the difference. Not so at all at this stay & it was several times with different staff. At check in we...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Celeste was incredible! We had an issue with our first room with the neighbors being extremely loud the entire night. We came down to the front desk and complained, she immediately changed and upgraded our room!! Price was outstanding. The view was gorgeous and right on the beach. Downside is that the rooms aren't great but worth what you pay!

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SeahavenBeachResorts, General Manager at The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts, responded to this review

Dear Molly, Thank you very much for the feedback and for choosing The Reef Hotel! While we pride ourselves on our staff and customer experience, it is always great to hear that employees like Celeste can help to make a guest's experience even better! Thanks again for the GREAT review! Cheers, Kami Viers

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. Dennis was great with information and recommendations for where to eat. I will most definitely be coming back to this location!! Good eats and a great view can't beat that deal they even priced matched for me!!

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SeahavenBeachResorts, General Manager at The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts, responded to this review

Dear Alan, Thank you so much for your positive feedback! We love hearing how well our staff is doing, and I will surely pass this along to Dennis. We look forward to continuing to see you! Cheers, Kami Viers

Stanford, Kentucky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were there three days before bikers were suppose to arrive got completely run out of our parking lot had to walk a long way. luggage carts needed to be upgraded bad. Rooms were ok for beach but the worst part of resort a branch of two more nicer ones I don't consider this a resort but for the money...

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SeahavenBeachResorts, General Manager at The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We apologize that your needs were not met during your stay. We strive to provide our guests with comfortable accommodations. We encourage our guests to always notify us of any issues they experience as soon as they occur. I have shared your review with our with our team and we are implementing new procedures for the next...

Panama City Beach, Florida
Reviewed 6 January 2017

The representative at the reef was extremely patient and answered all my questions after I asked the same questions over and over ,he was professional and well mannered and was the reason we decided to stay there

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SeahavenBeachResorts, General Manager at The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your positive feedback! We love hearing how well our staff is doing, and I will surely pass this along to Ben. We look forward to continuing to see you! Cheers, Kami Viers

Clarkson, Kentucky
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Location is awesome rooms are ok for the price would definitely stay again for the price right on the beach and the breakfast lady Rebecca was awesome took great care of us and kept the breakfast room super clean and fully stocked when we needed something she was on it

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SeahavenBeachResorts, General Manager at The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We are so glad that we could be here for you! It is always nice to see when our guests enjoy their stay with us and I can't wait to share your review with Rebecca and our whole team! Cheers, Kami Viers

Helena, Alabama
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Room and grounds run down. It was right on beach. There was gaps between the door and the door frame so I was worried I would see a bug, luckily I didn't. The fridge and oven were rusted. The halls were all dirty and cigarettes butts were everywhere. Luckily we just wanted a place to sleep and go to the...

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SeahavenBeachResorts, Guest Service Supervisor at The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts, responded to this review

Yarelis, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback of our property. I am sorry you were disappointed with you stay. We are in the process of doing lots of remodeling and upkeep on our properties. I will pass your concerns to your maintenance team.

Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Arrived early and where immediately helped woman at front desk gave my kids a beach ball and a bounce ball each which they loved. Unbelievable view from the rooms and the beach is just outside. So staff when we checked in was great gave us help on what things there is to do and also recommended where to eat which...

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SeahavenBeachResorts, General Manager at The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We are so glad that we could be here for you! It is always nice to see when our guests enjoy their stay and I can't wait to share your review with our whole team. Customer service and satisfaction is our top priority and I'm so happy that we met all of your needs. Cheers, Kami Viers

Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We arrived early in the AM. AJ was at the front desk and absolutely took care of us!! Was the quickest, smoothest check in EVER! The property is older but they made up for it with customer service! Awesomeness!

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SeahavenBeachResorts, General Manager at The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts, responded to this review

Dear Shawna, Thank you so much for your feedback! We love hearing how well our staff is doing, and I will surely pass this along to AJ. We look forward to continuing to see you! Cheers, Kami Viers

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Gulf front property was previously the America's Best Value Inn. After undergoing upgrades in 2013 this 80 room property is ready to welcome new guests! Located right on Panama City Beach and less than one mile to Pier Park. Amenities include pool, private balcony, easy Gulf access. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts

Address: 15013 Front Beach Rd, Panama City Beach, FL 32413-3524 (Formerly Best Value Inn Beach Front Resort)
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Panhandle > Panama City Beach
Price Range: $89 - $283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Reef at Seahaven Beach Resorts 2*
Number of rooms: 80
Also Known As:
Best Value Inn Beach Front Hotel Panama City Beach
Best Value Hotel Beach Front
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“the rooms were great and c lean and the batrooms as”
 of 5 bubbles sheppardtracy34, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask if anything is going on in town during your stay”
 of 5 bubbles CindylouTallahassee, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles marlonp344, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All beach views. Convenient to everything.”
 of 5 bubbles RicknHeather101, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All of the rooms have a fantastic view of the ocean!”
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