Nice view but not for the price A review of Embassy Suites Mandalay Beach Hotel & Resort
The room is nice with two of everything (beds, TV's, bathrooms, etc.) but if you look at each room separately, they were just average rooms and at over $133 each, quite expensive. The ocean view was very nice, the master bath was beautiful, but had a regular shower and bath. The furniture ordinary, some of the lights had burned out in the room and bathroom. The noise from the water pipes when someone in another uniit took a shower was extremly loud. At midnight it was thunderous. The refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker and wet bar were a nice touch.
The "free" breakfast was great but you had to get there early (before 9:00 am). The room service quick, but the food was somewhat cold. Price was very reasonable tho for room service. The pizza (ordered in the bar area) was very bland. The view was the best part of the stay. However, we reserved a room on the first floor and they did not have one when we got there so we had a second floor room. I got the feeling that the almighty dollar meant more to this hotel than the guest.