$92 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Aug 10, 2014 Check-out: Aug 13, 2014

BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

3 stars
2225 S Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach, FL 32118-5007
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.8
out of 5
43 reviews
A great beachfront hotel experience

As residents of Orlando, we were searching for the perfect 2 night "stay-cation" in a beachfront... See full review

  • Brittchel
  • May 13, 2014
RELAX AND ENJOY THE BEACH

BEST IN DAYTONA BEACH AWESOME, GREAT ROOMS , FOOD WAS GOOD See full review

  • FLA GAL
  • Apr 28, 2014
Vacation in tropical oasis at Polynesian-themed Daytona oceanfront inn
A Polynesian theme resonates at the Best Western Aku Tiki Inn – think bamboo, Tiki torches, colorful Hibiscus, and an indoor-outdoor pond with Japanese goldfish. The hotel’s tranquil oceanfront setting is enhanced by the outdoor pool complex, free fresh-baked cookies and a nightly cocktail reception. The family-friendly hotel offers summer kids programs, including scavenger hunts, movies and pool games.
Highlights
  • Breathtaking oceanfront location
  • Complimentary cookies and cocktail reception
  • Summer kids activities
  • Polynesian décor with indoor-outdoor pond
  • Free high-speed Internet access
Location
Best Western Aku Tiki Inn guests are minutes from Daytona attractions, including golf courses, a water park and Daytona’s famous speedway. The quaint Ponce Inlet is teeming with waterfront restaurants, and home to the third tallest lighthouse in the U.S. and the Marine Science Center.

Disney theme parks, Kennedy Space Center and Universal are easy day trips. All are within 80 miles and easily accessible by nearby interstate highways.
Rooms
The 132 guest rooms at the Best Western Aku Tiki Inn stick to the Polynesian theme with bright fabrics and eclectic furnishings. All rooms have microwaves, refrigerators, satellite TV, pillow-top beds and free wireless Internet access. Some guest rooms have full kitchens, and balconies with pool and ocean views.
Features
Surfers won’t find Hawaii-size waves on the beach in front of the Best Western Aku Tiki Inn, but surfing is still a popular Daytona Beach activity. Kids will spend hours swimming in the Atlantic Ocean and searching for that perfectly formed sand dollar. The hotel’s oceanfront pool has a large deck surrounded by tropical flora.
Dining
For fresh seafood and an “Old Florida” atmosphere, take a short drive over the Port Orange bridge to Aunt Catfish’s.
Transportation
  • Daytona International Airport (6.1 mi/9.8 km)
  • I-95 (7.3 mi/11.7 km)
Attractions
  • Daytona Lagoon water park (2.8 mi/4.5 km)
  • Daytona International Speedway (6.1 mi/9.8 km)
  • Ponce Inlet Lighthouse (9.1 mi/14.6 km)
  • Marine Science Center (9.4 mi/15.1 km)
  • LPGA International Golf Course (10.6 mi/17.1 km)
  • Kennedy Space Center (61.2 mi/98.5 km)
  • Universal Studios (66.3 mi/106.7 Km)
  • Disney World (80.2 mi/129 km)
Business
  • Free high-speed Internet access

BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn Rooms

2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NO SMOKING,OCEANVIEW,BALCONY,FULL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NSMK,POOLVW,OCNVW,BALCON,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,MOBILITY ACCESSIBLE,ROLL IN SHOWER,NSMK,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,MOBILITY ACCESSIBLE,ROLLSH,VIEW,NSMK,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,MOBILITY ACCESSIBLE,BATHTUB,VIEW,NSMK,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,MOBILITY ACCESSIBLE,BATHTUB,NSMK,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,KITCHNETTE,OCEANVIEW,BALCONY,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,KITETT,POOLVW,OCNVW,BALCON,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,OCEANVIEW,POOLVIEW,BALCONY,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,OCNFRT,PATIO,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,DLUX,OCNFRT,KITETT,FULL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NSMK,OCNFRT,BALCON,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,OCNFRT,KITETT,BALCON,FULL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NMSK,NRTHOCNVW,BALCON,FULL BREAKFAST

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Free parking
  • Heated pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Free local telephone calls
Elevators
Ice machine
24 hour security
Activities
Heated pool
Exercise gym
Dining
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Lounge
Room service
Services
24 hour front desk
Guest laundromat
Security
Wake-up service
Multilingual
Porters
Copy service
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Free parking
Outdoor parking
Truck parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Room
Television with cable
Safe
AM/FM alarm clock
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Microwave
Cribs available
Ironing board

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Hotel Map

29.1947 -80.9917
Nearby airports
(DAB), 5.00, MI, E;
Area description
Resort

Nearby points of interest

  • Daytona International Speedway: 4.6 mi

Dining

Traders Restaurant
Traders Restaurant, on premises, open for: lunch, dinner

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (43)

Ratings and reviews for BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Overall score

3.8 / 5
5.01.0
43 out of 43
Amenities:
3.9
Room cleanliness:
4.2
Hotel staff:
4.1
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4.2
Value:
3.9

84% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Brittchel
Orlando, Florida
May 13, 2014

A great beachfront hotel experience

As residents of Orlando, we were searching for the perfect 2 night "stay-cation" in a beachfront hotel property. The Best Western Aku Tiki caught our attention because of its location, free breakfast, free internet and free parking. Little did we know what an amazing room we would get nor the additional amenities that would be offered. We were greeted by incredibly friendly staff and were told about "happy hour" which was held in the attached Traders restaurant. There, we were offered free alcoholic beverages including draft beer, house wines and wells with a mixer from 5:30pm-6:30pm with proof of room key. In the morning, breakfast was also held in the Traders restaurant. It was one of the best free hotel breakfasts I've ever had. We stayed in room 201 which had an absolutely amazing view of the beach. From standing in the kitchenette area, it literally looked like we were on a cruise ship facing the ocean. The beds could have been more comfortable (a bit stiff), but the rest of the room was incredibly clean and comfortable. Overall, I would recommend this hotel to anyone visiting Daytona Beach!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
FLA GAL
DAYTONA BECH FLA
Apr 28, 2014

RELAX AND ENJOY THE BEACH

BEST IN DAYTONA BEACH AWESOME, GREAT ROOMS , FOOD WAS GOOD

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Ray Mc
Business
Pompano Beach, FL
Jan 24, 2014

Business Trip

The hotel is very Comfortable and is a great value with a Happy Hour (free drinks) from 5:30 to 6:30 for registered Guests.They also have a very good free breakfast.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Legendary Cheer Mom
Winter Springs, FL
Jan 20, 2014

Great stay, even though it was COLD

My daughter and I were there for a cheerleading competition. I have stayed at this hotel before and was my first choice this time. I fully enjoy the happy hour and being able to have cocktails on the beach. Plenty of seating to gaze into the ocean/sea and just to relax. Room had a microwave and small refrigerator which was perfect. The morning breakfast buffet is a great way to start the day off. The only bad thing to say, is that the weather was cold and would have liked a better view of the ocean. All in all, will stay here again. Great hotel!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Juergen P.
Bavaria, Germany
Jan 4, 2014

Good for the price

A Little bit older but ok. Room had enough space and the few from the balconi was great. Verry friendly and helpfull staff. Great pool area. Breakfast was verry good.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
GWRM
Tn.
Oct 7, 2013

Clerk lied to us. Wouldnt recommend.

We had reservations for 3 nights. When checking in she said only had a room one on 1st floor and one on 2nd floor on overlooking the Parking lot side. That All other rooms were booked up. I found out they had plenty of rooms available all 3 nights. They were holding the better rooms hoping for walk ins. Since we had reservations they could put the less desirable rooms off on us or lose our deposit. Motel stayed @ BEST WESTERN AKU TIKI INN ATLANTIC AVE. DAYTONA BEACH FLA.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
2
Location:
2
Value:
1
Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Jeni what a woman
Interlachen
Sep 3, 2013

Great Location; lots to do !

Numerous activities nearby; staff was great ! Rooms completely furnished; stove/micro//fridge.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Money-saving tip: Short drive from hotel

Take advantage of all coupons !

Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Gillteam1
Daytona Beach
May 20, 2013

Pleasant experience

Locals went for a getaway night. Staff was more than friendly. Loved the managers cocktail hour. Breakfast was great. It's all there . Don't Have to leave. Park your car and enjoy. Will definitely be back

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
feeling beachy
Ocala, fl
May 3, 2013

Great stay

Wonderful, pool could have been a little more heated but overall stay was fantastic

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
4
Review of BEST WESTERN Aku Tiki Inn

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Ghetto girl
tampa, FL
Apr 22, 2013

Great daytona weekend

Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Rooms were clean and included necessities. Parking was ample and included night securtiy

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Money-saving tip: Short drive from hotel

park at the nascar 2000 store, just $10 a day for parking when garage is full

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