Pompano Beach Journals

An unknown resort and rain--dream or disaster?

An August 2001 trip to Pompano Beach by Carrie-Catherine

Helen S Fishing Fleet Photo, Pompano Beach, Florida More Photos
Quote: Surf Rider Resort--a great location to explore Florida.

Surf Side Resort

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Hotel | "Surf Rider Resort Condos"

Surf Side Resort Photo, Pompano Beach, Florida
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Best Things Nearby:Plan a day trip to the Keys.Best Things About the Resort:LocationResort Experience: On a whim, we checked to see if we could squeeze into a resort for a vacation in six weeks. We jumped on the chance to go to Florida, but we were a little concerned about staying in a resort that hadn’t won a reward like our newly purchased timeshare. We soon found out we had nothing to worry about. The clean, cute one bedroom had a beach theme and a full kitchen that allowed us to eat in all breakfasts, fill the cooler with lunches, and eat a few dinners at home. What a budget saver! The quality of the room resembled more of well-kept Days Inn than a ...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on June 29, 2003

Surf Side Resort
710 SOUTH OCEAN BLVD
Pompano Beach, Florida 33062
1-954-785-9713

Helen S Fishing Fleet

Attraction | "Helen's Drift Fishing"

Helen S Fishing Fleet Photo, Pompano Beach, Florida
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With a window of opportunity with no rain forecasted, the front desk at our resort kindly suggested and booked a four hour drift fishing excursion. We had a relaxing trip out to several locations know for different varieties of fish. The crew did an excellent job helping the squeamish among us string frozen bait onto our hooks and later took the fish off the hook. It seemed every few minutes someone was pulling a fish out of the water only to have to throw it back because it was too small to legally keep or a benita. Those are some fun fish to catch because they give you a little fight and may break your line to get away. As a "blood-fish," they aren’t a tasty treat to bring home. With begi...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on June 29, 2003

Helen S Fishing Fleet
Atlantic Blvd.
Pompano Beach, Florida
(954) 941-3209