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Orange, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 February 2014

We booked this place for two nights on Bedandbreakfast.com. We've had good luck using this site but our luck ran out. This is not a B & B. There is no breakfast and no mention anywhere that one isn't included. We assumed there was due to being listed on bedandbreakfast.com. Very pricey at $150 per night plus $10 for our...

4Thank Thomas W
Springville, Utah
Reviewed 22 January 2014 via mobile

No complaints. Not one. This place exceeded my expectations. Jeff went above and beyond and was so friendly. I recommend a stand alone cottage. We rented cottage #9. No safety concerns. Quiet, clean and such a unique property. This really added to our overall experience of the keys.

3Thank GrandpaNature
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 16 January 2014

First, I really wanted to like this place. As a seasoned traveler with a flair for adventure, this was the first time in years that I did not feel safe in an area - Marathon in general. The first night walking back from the Publix plaza around 6 pm I did not feel safe - couldn't quite figure out why,...

4Thank Kat A
Linthicum Heights, Maryland
Reviewed 15 January 2014

“Cottage #1”is NOT a cottage at all, just a dilapidated trailer furnished with furniture that missed a trip to the dump. The pictures for this unit are very deceptive! They missed the punched holes in the walls and the mildew spots on the bathroom door and walls. Had to use a plunger to get the water to drain from the...

3Thank jo50ski
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 January 2014

We stay at this place based on the photos and reasonable price. We paid extra to get a bigger place. After we checked in, we were told that our lodge is ½ miles away from the office. We were shocked to find out the extra money we paid is a place next to highway and above the Tiki restaurant /bar....

2Thank rongrong00
Reviewed 7 January 2014

+ friendly helpful staff + cozy garden with hammocks + nearby Sombrero beach (good beach with free entrance and free parking) + better value for money than on key west + diner nearby + cute clean cottage - thin walls: we could hear the neighbours

2Thank Bow E
Reviewed 26 December 2013

We stayed one night. Reasonable price for a decent value. The cottages are dated, and a bit worn. However, they are clean and comfortable. The grounds are nice, and we really enjoyed the hammocks and the tiki hut. All in all a pleasant stay for a reasonable price in a place where you could spend more for less.

2Thank ikennen
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 18 December 2013

It is a bit weird thinking that Tropical Cottages would be situated in the middle of the busiest stretch of highway right behind a busy bank (it really was awkward). The kitchenette was ok, although I wish there was something to cook in the cottage(other than a microwave) or a grill right outside. They lacked items to scrub dishes with....

2Thank Ramblinmanandwoman
Kingsland, Texas
Reviewed 22 November 2013

When we travel, my daughter and I like to get a feel for the essence of an area. Tropical Cottages in Marathon FL gave us just that! The cottages could easily be described as "beach comber shacks" and were clean, comfortable, and ... vintage. We were assigned cottage #6, which contained AC, microwave, fridge, coffee pot, toaster, dishes, and towels....

2Thank Deborah H
Exeter, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2013

We loved our stay here, we had a room not a cottage but it was lovely.the room was large and we had kitchen utensils like bowls ,plates and cutlery to use,even washing up liquid and drying towels. The area is quiet and near to the beaches . I like the little area outside the rooms where you could sit and...

2Thank Beverley S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Tropical Cottages

Address: 243 61st Street Gulf, Marathon, FL 33050-2702
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range: $170 - $334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Tropical Cottages 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Do not stay in Unit 2. Could hear traffic from highway and airplanes overhead”
 of 5 bubbles telmquist1, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are probably no good rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles KenB912, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“get the bigger rooms, they are the nicest!”
 of 5 bubbles 559tashal, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't depend on wifi,usually didn't carry internet, i.e. router was on but no signal in. Sombraro Beach! Close & NICE!”
 of 5 bubbles Airboatmatt, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“wouldn`t go back again !!”
 of 5 bubbles R788JVtrevors, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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