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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 21 June 2016

You can't ask for anything better. The room was clean even for an older room. The service was excellent. The location was great, close to everything. The water was right outside the back door. The hotel is right on the highway near attractions, boat rentals, charters and restaurants.

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Clean rooms, A/C works well, hot water for showers. Helpful, friendly staff. With your boat docked right outside your room in the canal, a great fish cleaning station, this is a perfect place for maximizing time on the boat. Not a place for much more than showering and sleeping but if you have been out on the boat all day,...

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1Thank Tim M
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

It started as an adventure to a place we had never been. Once we checked in at this gem of a motel, we quickly realized that the adventure was over and it was time for unbridled enjoyment. The room, while still "old Fla Keys," was immaculate, well appointed and nice and cool when we opened the door! The staff could...

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Cocoa, Florida, United States
Reviewed 26 April 2016

RHMB put the Great in Great Time! as my husband and I stayed there for our 50th wed. anniv. getaway to the Keys ultimately Key West. The Motel allowed us to be central to lots of attr. We will be going back there again, couldnt have expected better place to stay and staff great as well.

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Thank Carol D
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Loved my recent stay at the Royal Hawaiian Motel Botel. Clean rooms, kitchenette, boat dock right outside your door. The owners are so nice - had a great time chatting about places to go in Marathon and the lower Keys, great places to eat, etc. They had perfect suggestions for restaurants, beaches and other things to do. Kim led me...

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I was very impressed with the hospitality the mangers provide for me and my family. The rooms were clean and cool when we arrived. The pool was also clean to swim in. They were very helpful to provide information on where to go for good food and sight seeing.

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Thank Lynn H
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 31 March 2016

If you are in the Keys and looking for somewhere to spend your loyalty points, just turn around and go home. You obviously don't understand what the Keys are all about. . . Royal Hawaiian IS the Keys - I loved staying here and will be back. The rooms are very clean, affordable and the owners are super cool.

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 9 March 2016

We loved our stay at the Royal Hawaiian. We felt so lucky to have found such a great room for such a great price. We looked forward to coming back to the room after the end of a long day. The room had all the comforts you could ask for. There was a mini fridge, microwave, hair dyer, coffee maker,...

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Oak Island, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 February 2016

This was a great find for us! Steve & Kim are great hosts & make you feel at home with a fun & relaxing atmosphere. The rooms are exceptionally clean & if you step out the back door you're in the water. You can almost touch the manatees from your room! A boat ramp on site is a major plus....

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2Thank Buffy M
Reviewed 28 January 2016

We'll come again and tell our friends who are going to the Keys. This renovated motel/boatel was $75 cheaper than the new sterile chain motel down the road. Kim will do you right ... the TripAdvisor All Star reviews tell it like it is. Public bus stop with senior rates to Key West is a block away.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All of our rooms are updated annually. We are an Old Keys Motel with True Keys ambiance. Our only link to modern technology is Wireless Internet and cable TV. We are small, quiet, peaceful, and truly have the cleanest rooms in the area. Our customers are largely repeat guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Hawaiian Motel / Botel

Address: 12020 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-3525
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range: $268 - $412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Royal Hawaiian Motel / Botel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Some rooms have a small kitchen, some do not”
 of 5 bubbles timm299, 7 May 2016 | Read review
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“Every room is awesome.”
 of 5 bubbles 3LarryG, 25 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a kitchenette, you will have all the comforts of home.”
  • Our boat is steps away from our room
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