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Cheston House Gay Men's Resort

520 N. Birch Road , Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 USA (Show map)
7 Reviews
$104 - $280
per night

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The friendliest staff in Ft. Lauderdale would like to welcome you to our special gay oasis for men… Ft. Lauderdale's Cheston House, a Gay Men's Resort. From the moment you step in to our private, tropical, CLOTHING OPTIONAL hotel courtyard, you will be embraced by unmatched hospitality and immaculate lush surroundings. Each of our 14 spacious accommodations including guestrooms, suites and apartments has been decorated in what we like to call Ft. Lauderdale tropical motif. Whether you choose a guest room, suite or full apartment, not a detail has been overlooked in bringing you all the comforts of home. At Cheston House, a Gay Men's Resort in Ft. Lauderdale, our commitment to you is to provide unparalleled service in an immaculate, warm, gay exclusive, friendly atmosphere at reasonable rates. Location? Convenient is the key word here. Just a few steps to stunning Ft. Lauderdale Beach, a pleasant walk to one of the two gay beaches which are located at Sebastian Street and also 18th street. Just minutes to gay bars, restaurants, shopping, nightclubs, etc… Every day at Ft. Lauderdale's Cheston House, guests enjoy complimentary continental breakfast and nightly happy hour. Create lasting friendships with fellow guests while chatting poolside during the day, or even a late night swim under the stars. Our sparkling heated pool is available 24 hours a day. Remember, Cheston House a Gay Resort is YOUR home away from home.

Rooms & Rates

Deluxe One Bedroom Apt.

Full kitchen, sleeper sofa, TV, DVD, Telephone, Pet Friendly,Deck,Iron and Board, In room safe, Data Port, Wi-Fi,room rate based on double occupancy. Additional guest would be $30 plus tax.

  • Maximum Capacity: 4
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

$169 - $280 Nightly Rate: $169 - $280

Suite with King Bed

King bed with seperate sitting area, micro-wave, small refrigerator,in room coffee service, and private bath.

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

$89 - $200 Nightly Rate: $89 - $200

Guest Room

Queen size bed, TV, Small Refrigerator, Micro Wave, Coffee Maker, Safe,Iron and Board,Wi-Fi,Pet Friendly,

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 Queen

$99 - $160 Nightly Rate: $99 - $160

Deluxe Guest Room

King bed, micro wave,TV,coffee maker, safe,small refigerator,iron and board,pool view,pet friendly

  • Maximum Capacity: 2
  • Bathroom Private Bath
  • Beds 1 King

Nightly Rate: $119 - $170

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  • Guest room4.3
  • Service4.4
  • Value4.3
  • Cleanliness4.4
  • Dining3.6

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Weekend getaway

3.4 on October 20, 2014

I make frequent trips to Ft Lauderdale and frequently stay at Cheston House. They always make me feel welcome and accommodating . The rooms are clean and comfortable. It's a short walk to the beach .

About what I expected

3.0 on August 04, 2014

Was a nice room and clean. However, the a/c was noisy and the water heater was set to scalding and could not be turned down...showers were an adventure. There are better/more popular options for the same money.

Great place for a laid back weekend

4.6 on July 12, 2013

This was my second stay within a few weeks. Staff was very attentive, would wait until I left or was at the pool to make up my room. What 4-5 star resort does that? Staff remembered who I was, even though I am a bit of a wallflower. Recommended several great places to eat, and made sure I hade everything I needed. Hope to return soon, even though it is hotter than hell in Ft Lauderdale this time of year!!

Amazing vacation

4.8 on June 12, 2013

We had the most amazing time at Cheston House. The staff was great. The room and the grounds were amazing and so well kept. I would suggest anyone stay here. We will definitely be staying again soon. Thank you to all the staff.

best place to stay fort lauderdale

4.6 on June 10, 2013

best place

Great Place to Stay

5 on March 30, 2012

This was our first stay with a Gay Guest Resort/House in 15 years. We can not express how great The Cheston House was! We were in Fort Lauderdale for business and were able to add 2 days for ourselves and could not have made a better choice. The entire property was scrupulously clean and well maintained. Chuck and his crew are very genuinely kind, helpful and friendly. Cheston House is not the place if you want to be around Twinks, but if you are a man and don’t mind being around other men this is a great choice. Easy walk to Beach and local restaurants, the Gay Beach is a little bit of a walk South to Sebastian Street, but the sights are eye popping and worth the little bit of exercise. We will happily stay at The Cheston House again when we are back in South Florida. Thanks

All was as expected

4.0 on March 08, 2012

good accommodation, clean rooms. Mattress could be replaced but satisfactory

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Location Type



Fort Lauderdale, FL (FLL)

Area Attractions

Aquarium, Art Galleries, Beach, Casino, Concert venue, Gourmet/Fine Dining, Historical interests, Movie Theater, Museum, National/State parks, Nature area, Ocean, Outlet Stores, Performing Theater, River

Inn Details

Establishment type

Other, Bed and Breakfast

On-site amenities

Board games, Copier, Fax Machine, Library, Videos, Washer/dryer

Room amenities

Air conditioning, Alarm clock, CD player, Ceiling fans, Coffee/Tea facilities, Computer, DVD Player, In-room internet, Fridge, Hairdryer, Internet Service, Ironing Board, Microwave, Radio, Satellite/Cable TV, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi

On-site activities

Bicycle rental, Fishing, Golfing, Kayaking, Shopping, Sight-seeing, Swimming, Swimming pool, Water sports

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  • Check In:: 2PM
  • Check Out:: 11AM
  • Open All Year Round: Yes
  • Smoking Allowed: Outside only
  • Drinking Allowed: Outside only
  • Alcohol Provided No
  • Suitable For Children: No
  • Childcare Provided: No
  • Guest Pets Allowed: No
  • Disabled Access No

Terms and Conditions

  • Minimum Stay: 2 Night
  • Accepted payments S, y, s, t, e, m, ., C, o, l, l, e, c, t, i, o, n, s, ., G, e, n, e, r, i, c, ., L, i, s, t, `, 1, [, S, y, s, t, e, m, ., S, t, r, i, n, g, ]
  • Deposit Amount Required: 1/2 of your balance
  • Cancellations: 14 days or more prior to your arrival date, $50.00 XL fee will be charged. Under 14 days, 100% of payment.




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About the innkeepers

my guests and my guests....................transatlantic cruises, fine dining, the beach and my guests!!

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  • Time Served: 8am-10:30am
  • Serving Location: Guest Lounge

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520 N. Birch Road , Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304 USA (Show map)

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