Villa Caprice Hotel - Fort Lauderdale

4110 El Mar Drive, Fort Lauderdale, United States, 33308  show map
 2 stars
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Villa Caprice Hotel - Fort Lauderdale

Overview

The charming Villa Caprice Hotel offers accommodation in a beach area of Fort Lauderdale. The hotel opened its doors in 1959 and was remodeled in 2010.

The property is set 30 minutes' walk away from Times Square, North Andrews Park and Bonnet House Museum and Gardens. The venue is 9 km away from the city center.

Pompano Beach Amphitheatre is 6.0 km from the hotel and Las Olas Boulevard is 8.0 km away.

Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International airport can be reached in 15 minutes by car from Villa Caprice Hotel.

Rooms

The property comprises of non-smoking rooms appointed with wireless internet, a safe, cable television, a refrigerator and coffee/tea makers. Villa Caprice Hotel offers rooms with the ocean view. They feature bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Guests may find the dessert Pa' DeGennaro's within 400 meters from the venue.

All visitors are offered a full breakfast for a fee. 

Services

Villa Caprice Hotel offers laundry and ironing service.

Relax

The hotel's activities include surfing, tennis and golf.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   50.

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Facilities

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Villa Caprice Hotel - Fort Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale location
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Hotel Address:

4110 El Mar Drive, Fort Lauderdale, United States, 33308

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City Center
  • Fort Lauderdale
    5.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Johns Siding Railroad Station
    2.4 mi
  • Prospect Road Railroad Station
    3.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Pa' DeGennaro's (cuisine: American, Italian)
    1300 ft
  • Aruba Beach Cafe (cuisine: American, Caribbean)
    1900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    50

Rooms and availability

How to reach hotel

hotel Villa Caprice Hotel - Fort Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale location
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Hotel Address:

4110 El Mar Drive, Fort Lauderdale, United States, 33308

Get directions
City Center
  • Fort Lauderdale
    5.2 mi
Train Stations
  • Johns Siding Railroad Station
    2.4 mi
  • Prospect Road Railroad Station
    3.5 mi
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Pa' DeGennaro's (cuisine: American, Italian)
    1300 ft
  • Aruba Beach Cafe (cuisine: American, Caribbean)
    1900 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    50

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What's nearby

Train stations

Shopping areas

Amusement

  • AMC Coral Ridge 10 Theatres - 1.5 mi

Monuments and Landmarks

Museums

Parks

  • Kiwanis Park - 2.9 mi
  • Colohatchee Park Information - 2.9 mi
  • North Andrews Park - 3.0 mi

Universities, Institutes

  • Knox Theological Seminary - 1.2 mi

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Holy Cross Hospital - 1.3 mi
  • Atlantic Shores Hospital - 1.4 mi
  • Imperial Point Medical Center - 1.7 mi
  • North Ridge Medical Center - 2.4 mi

Local attractions

  • Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church - 1.3 mi
    5555 North Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale
  • Easterlin Park - 3.3 mi
    100 Northwest 38th St, Oakland Park
  • Fort Lauderdale Beachfront - 4.3 mi
    Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale
  • Hugh Taylor Birch State Park - 2.8 mi
    3109 East Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale
  • Pompano Municipal Pier - 3.5 mi
    222 N Pompano Beach Blvd, Pompano Beach

Near the hotel

  • Anglins Fishing Pier - 2200 ft
    228 Commercial Blvd, Lauderdale by the Sea

    Restaurants nearby

    • Pa' DeGennaro's - 1300 ft

      Address: 4331 North Ocean Drive
      Phone: 954-351-0310

      62% likes this, based on 73 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Italian
      Price Range: USD 0 - USD 100

    • Jan's Homemade Candies - 1600 ft

      Address: 4327 N. Ocean Drive
      Phone: +(1)954-202-9495

      91% likes this, based on 43 reviews

    • Keese's Simply Delicious - 1700 ft

      Address: 4350 N Ocean Dr
      Phone: (954) 771-5732

      84% likes this, based on 56 reviews

    • Aruba Beach Cafe - 1900 ft

      Address: 1 E. Commercial Blvd.
      Phone: 954/776-0001

      72% likes this, based on 736 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Caribbean
      Price Range: USD 10 - USD 15

    • BurgerFi - 1800 ft

      Address: 4343 N Ocean Dr
      Phone: 954-489-0110

      72% likes this, based on 143 reviews
      Cuisine: Armenian

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      50
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    Villa Caprice Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Villa Caprice Hotel

    Average guest rating

    7.2out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 19 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      3.8

      BeacH access

      Facility in general is poorly maintained and in desperate need of an upgrade. Poorly furnished and unclean kitchenette with dirty china. Broken blinds and curtains. Overpriced and misleading web-site. Serious misrepresentation of how the hotel really looks on the inside and outside. Huge mistake having booked there!

    • Older travelers
      3.2

      nothing staff is run buy a bunch of Haitian and Jamaicans that are rude as they can be.

      tear id down and rebuild get good help

    • Single
      7.0

      It was close to where we had to be in Ft. Lauderdale and the bed was comfortable.

      It was in need of repair. It must have been beautiful in its heyday

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      Very nice room, free parking, good value for the money. Close to stores, resteraunts and major roads. Easy to find.

    • Single
      3.8

      I love Lauderdale By the Sea; I have stayed at Villa Caprice off and on for the past 13 years. This was probably the last time as it has fallen into such disrepair.

      Villa Caprice has been neglected completely; the pool had sand and debris clogging the filter...the coconuts have not been removed from the trees around the pool so you are literally lying underneath potential skull-cracking killers. The wash down system for sandy feet at teh beach was inoperable. The room I was in was large but the floors were really dirty...I Had to wear shoes or flip flops all of the time. The front door had to be slammed really hard to close...the old air conditioner (window insert) was a joke as it ran but made an incredibly loud noise and both the fan and cooling system did not work at all...i unplugged it and opened the windows. The microwave made a loud humming/vibrating sound. I asked the management for a roll of paper towell but was told they don't supply paper towell even though my unit has a "kitchenette". I love the old place but it is a total dump...they have let it go over the years and have not put any money back into it. A real shame.

    • Family with children
      8.8

      This hotel has had some really bad reviews so we went into this with Really low expectations. Yes the building is old but the Rooms are big and they were clean. It is not perfect but for the Price and location we thought it was great! The Staff was nice too! Continental breakfast was lovely! And The pool was clean and kept! Hope this helps!

    • Older travelers
      9.0

      This was a wonderfull get away location. Wonderfull view of the ocean & pool. Staff was very friendly & always asking if we were having a good time. I would recomend Villa Caprice. We had a wonderful stay. This is the place to be when you want to relax and getaway from life routine.

      Surrounding peace .

    • Family with children
      9.2

      All rooms are on ground floor or first floor, feels like you are staying in a house rather than one of the numerous high-rise hotels. Walk from the room straight into the garden and onto the beach, unlike the many hotels on 1A which claim to be 'by-the-sea'. Hotel is on a quiet back road away from the main road. Good, deep swimming pool. You can swim straight out from the beach to a rocky reef about 150m offshore (you can see a dark band on Google Earth), with reef fish, soft corals, nurse shark etc. Turtles nest on the beach. Staff were friendly. Hotel provided children's swimming pool floats, foam noodles, bodyboards etc for free. Nice, quiet, low-key place. Large rooms with kitchen. The hotel is obviously a little old (by American standards) and some things needs cosmetic repair, but everything worked fine.

      Air conditioning was noisy, worked well to cool the room but every time it came on it woke me during the night. Replacing with quieter units would be a good idea.

    • Single
      8.2

      the place is under restoration and the staff apologised for that straight away; i had read bad reviews after booking so i was worried. The place is a basic beach resort hotel like hundreds of others in florida but the ten paces to the beach, the big bed, the apartment feel, the friendly staff, and the peace of it make it so much more than that. It's not a polished,glitzy place at all,but it's nice and relaxing, clean, and more than functional.

      room right behind the breakfast bar, right next to the pool may be ideal for some but i felt that i couldn't open my curtains and enjoy the sunshine and sea view while maintaining any kind of privacy. Otherwise, the place is low-key but in a way i quite liked.

    • Couple
      5.4

      The location is to Di for on the beach means on the beach .the sea is 30 feet from your bed

      The building is falling apart one third is cord end of because it is unsafe for guests The concrete is cracked because the steel work is corroded underneath. It is in need of a compleat makeover But could be a wonderfully destination .

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Villa Caprice Hotel - Fort Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    4110 El Mar Drive, Fort Lauderdale, United States, 33308

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Fort Lauderdale
      5.2 mi
    Train Stations
    • Johns Siding Railroad Station
      2.4 mi
    • Prospect Road Railroad Station
      3.5 mi
    • Bus stop
      700 ft
    Restaurants
    • Pa' DeGennaro's (cuisine: American, Italian)
      1300 ft
    • Aruba Beach Cafe (cuisine: American, Caribbean)
      1900 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      50