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    Tropical Cottages

    243 61st Street Gulf, Marathon, FL 33050-2702
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    Reviewed 1 May 2014

    My husband and I stayed at Tropical Cottages for two nights on our way back from a Key West anniversary getaway. We booked through the website booking.com and it showed us pictures of cute, quaint little cottages. Once we checked in, we realized that the...More

    2  Thank Justme7673
    Reviewed 13 April 2014

    Like so many other reviews already written, which unfortunately I read when I returned home, Tropical Cottages in Marathon seems to still be getting away with the same shoddy practices and deliberately misleading advertising that characterize many of the reviews given in the past couple...More

    9  Thank Penny H
    Reviewed 8 April 2014

    My wife and I stayed at Cabin #4. Accommodations were adequate but not fancy. A great setup for a fisherman or fisher woman. The cottages were cute and roomy. The front desk clerk was very helpful and friendly. He informed us of the places to...More

    Thank Paul T
    Response from Sheila L, Manager at Tropical CottagesResponded 17 June 2014

    Thank you for choosing to stay with us at Tropical Cottages. We are quaint, and we are relaxing. We are an original 1950's Old Keys Experience.....we offer clean rooms, at a reasonable price. And although we are located on a small side street....61st St Gulf,...More

    Reviewed 29 March 2014

    Price to stay here was too high. If you just need a place to lay your head for one night, go for it. If you're looking for a place to hang out and enjoy the property, go elsewhere. There is absolutely nothing to do on...More

    4  Thank johnnycaron
    Response from Sheila L, Manager at Tropical CottagesResponded 17 June 2014

    We are sorry to hear that you didn't enjoy your stay with us.....but we have to disagree with the statement "Not Very Tropical" We are located on a quiet residential street just off off of U.S. 1, with boat docks on the Gulf of Mexico,...More

    Reviewed 27 March 2014 via mobile

    I booked this hotel in Priceline which was 2star rated but didn't expect it so bad. The office opens only at 9pm,no breakfast, no drinking water facility,A/C runs in bathroom n u need to leave d door opened for air to flow,no pressing option,no closets...More

    3  Thank sanjeevsagi
    Response from Sheila L, Manager at Tropical CottagesResponded 30 June 2014

    So sorry you didn't like your accommodations. I wish you would have voiced your concerns to someone on the property, we could have helped.....The office opens at 9 a.m. this is true....we have someone at the desk for 11 hours per day, 7 days per...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • USD 145 - USD 245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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