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The Villages, Florida
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We spent two nights at Tarpon Lodge and wish we could have stayed longer! We stayed in the Island House. Our room was exceptionally clean, comfortable and quiet. The bathroom was small but very clean. The bed was very comfortable. There was a supplemental air conditioner in the room which we did not need to use. Everyone who worked at...

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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This is a stunning venue with a superb menu providing excellent service and customer service. We were here the day after Hurricane Matthew struck in the East, so it was extremely windy and changeable. The facilities certainly catered for all weather conditions without compromising on the embiance.

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Indiana, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Tarpon Lodge is a bit off the beaten track. We stopped by on a drive through Pine Island for some drinks and a dessert. The Key Lime Pie was one of the best I've ever had. Drinks were enjoyable. Our waitress was attentive and friendly. We decided to brave the heat to enjoy the lovely view from the screened in...

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Went on a sightseeing adventure on pine island and when we looked around for a place to have lunch there weren't many options but sure glad we found this one. We had already planned to eat at one of my favorite Italian restaurant in Ft Myers, Cibo so wanted something light but not a hot dog! This is out there...

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Akron, Ohio
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We rated Tarpon Lodge a 4 star just based on ambience. The only thing we experienced here was coffee in the bar area. Tarpon Lodge was on our list of things to do when we decided to make a day trip to Pine Island from our vacation condo in Fort Myers Beach, just to check it out, on April 8,...

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Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I recently was on Pine Island for work, and stayed at the Tarpon Lodge. The staff was very friendly and welcoming, rooms clean and cozily decorated. The sunset views alone make the place worth the stay and then you add in the pool, myriad of yard games available, and the beautifully manicured lawns and it's picture perfect. I ate at...

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Venice, Florida
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Pine Island is close to the bustle, but here you feel like you are someplace exotic. Well kept up lodge with big rooms and well maintained grounds. Boat dock on premises. Small pool but clean. Great spots for watching the sun go down. Unless you plan to be in your room a lot, save a bundle and get an inside...

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Thank you for your comments, Hope to see you back at the lodge soon!

Cape Coral
Reviewed 11 August 2016

My husband and I went for a drive to Pine Island and ended up having lunch at the Tarpon Lodge. The staff was fantastic and we could not have asked for a better view. We watched the boats and a storm come in. The food was amazing. My husband had the Cuban sandwich and said it is by far the...

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St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I hesitate to write this review as I may be shooting myself in the foot. So, consequently, I’m not revealing our room number as I want it to be available when I return. For years we’ve talked about staying at the Tarpon Lodge; but, just never got around to it. Recently we had lunch on Cabbage Key and the paper...

Thank Carol S
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We ended up eating here, only because I opened up the Trip Advisor app and was looking for a restaurant with good reviews. This place is hidden, really hidden. If not for Trip Advisor we would have never found it, and would have not gone in to check it out. This place was wonderful. The staff very friendly and the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Tarpon Lodge & Restaurant

Address: 13771 Waterfront Dr, Pineland, FL 33922-3521
Region: United States > Florida > Pineland
Price Range: $236 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
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“Lodge rooms on second floor have balconies and better views.”
 of 5 bubbles tqmman2002, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you require absolute quiet, do not stay in the main section of the hotel. Opt for the detached building.”
 of 5 bubbles sheriek2015, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Save money and book a room without a view.”
 of 5 bubbles Bannatyne, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“A room with a water view, is worth the slightly higher rate.”
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“Ample dock space for guests who arrive by boat.”
 of 5 bubbles Cheryl183, 30 May 2016 | Read review
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