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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our favorite place to stay. Little older motel, but very clean inside and out. Nice pool, with nice waterfront view. Owners are very nice people. Can't wait to make our next trip to Islamorada. Travel date does not go to 2015, that is the last time we got to make the trip. Hoping to make it back this...

Thank CherokeeParkers
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I met up with friends at the motel and stayed for one night. The reception is a tiny room where you can get coffee in the morning but they don't open until 8.30am! Our room was on the ground level and we looked at some bushes outside of our window. The room was very dark and it...

Thank CraigSabine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first room we were given had a door wall that had a three inch gap, door wouldn't shut!! I said NO not staying in this room. So they gave us another room for our three night stay.Cant use patio because the virtual blinds were so bad we couldn't open them to get out without breaking them! I reported it...

Thank Janet M
southern colorado
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I'm generally so good about looking at reviews before dropping 200.00 a night! Don't have a clue why I didn't look closer at the reviews for this place! We were on our last trek of our Maine to Key West Road trip, and ended up here for 2 nights! WOW.... is there not a Florida standard that has to be...

2Thank gypsy_wind48
Apollo Beach, Florida
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Clean, old including: broken tiles in BR, paint pealing, bed without a box spring (back killer), vertical blinds didn't work, TV was antique and finicky, rusted floor moldings and a coffee pot that was unusable...but what should I have expected for $200 a night? The demand is very high in Islamorada, which allows this honky-tonk town to thrive without property...

Thank Rafa R
The Villages, Florida
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I never checked if there was an elevator. The answer is "no" and we were booked on the 3rd floor. Unfortunately my husband had to lug all the luggage because I have a back problem and even navigating the stairs was difficult. The room was not well maintained as the slider to the balcony would not close, the ceiling fan...

Thank Diana B
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 January 2017

I'm a hotel manager for a major brand. I look for three things in a hotel: clean, friendly, everything works. This motel had all three. When I called to confirm my reservation, (Teagan?) was very friendly and helpful. Also, upon check in (Julie?) was extremely helpful with information about the area, taking time to speak with me about various changes...

3Thank David R
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Not a destination but great for boaters and divers as you can bring you boat, there is a pool and bbq area. Rooms are super old school .. comfy bed but don't expect a flat screen tv or central a/c .. just window units .. very basic. Friendly staff on the water.

Thank Suncatcher21
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We booked a room at this motel yesterday because we had a dog and not many places are pet friendly! We never read the reviews or otherwise we would not have stay here! It was only 5 minutes after we checked in that I Received a call stating that my dog was barking too much and that we had 5...

Thank Annette O
Truro, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed over for three nights in the high season with clients to see in the local area. Read some of the reports and had to check this Motel out for myself. It's an older Keys property, it's clean and the rooms are spacious. You have the use of a full kitchen and the fridge is large, not a mini-bar affair...

1Thank corporatetaveller

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Harbor Lights Motel in the gorgeous Florida Keys. We are located at Mile Marker 85, which is right in the middle of the best fishing, diving, dining and entertainment in the area. The motel offers standard rooms, efficiencies and cottages. All our guests enjoy the fabulous water views, free boat ramp, dock, barbecue area, private tropical pool and beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbor Lights Motel

Address: 84951 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Islamorada
Price Range: $126 - $580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Harbor Lights Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Harbor Lights Hotel Islamorada
Harbor Lights Motel Islamorada, Florida
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in Islamorada
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“When booking make sure you don't get a room with view onto a dumpster or construction”
  • Room with desk and fridge
  • Very dark room
 of 5 bubbles CraigSabine, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“sleep with one eye open!!”
 of 5 bubbles gypsy_wind48, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask if there is a renovated room off the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles 484rafar, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Saw a few less then positive reviews which mentioned unfriendly owners. This lady is a new owner because she was VERY Friendly & Positive.”
 of 5 bubbles rhpettitt, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“DO NOT choose 16. Rooms 15 or 14 would be a better choice or the ones above 14 and 15 give lovely views of water.”
 of 5 bubbles Allusionist, 15 Jul 2016 | Read review
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