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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,...

1Thank karenmf28
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....

3Thank Buffy M
Reviewed 27 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.

1Thank BRFVolpe
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Easy to miss but you'll be glad to stumble upon it. Very clean family friendly place. Kim and Steve make you feel very welcome. The only down side is its a bit of a haul to most of the main attractions, and the beach is not in walking distance.

1Thank Jason F
North Wildwood, New Jersey
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Kim and Steve are the Best. They made us feel like family so down to earth. We started saving for next year's vacation. We are coming back same place same time. We are counting the days till we get to stay at this wonderful motel. They keep the rooms and pool and grounds so clean and neat.

2Thank Maureen B
Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 25 November 2015

This is by far the best place to stay in all of the Keys if you own a boat. The managers, Steve and Kim, treated us like family. Helpful, cheerful, and always available, they make the place my #1 destination.

1Thank Larry G
South Florida, Florida
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

We always enjoy staying at the Royal Hawaiian! Great rooms, walk outside into your boat, literally right outside your door. So glad to have Steve and Kim, Managers here. Whatever you need they are always right there. Ron and I feel like we came on vacation and made 2 new friends. The rooms are typical Keys rooms, very clean and...

2Thank Kris S
Ulmer, South Carolina
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The owners were very friendly and offered great advice regarding where to go and what to do. The rooms were very clean and well maintained. Very affordable with a nice view of the ocean. Conveniently located to everything the Keys have to offer.

1Thank Dean R
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We stayed at the Royal Hawaiian July 2015 and it was great. If you are a boater-fisherman, this is the place for you. The location is optimal, right off the Vaca Cut so both the Atlantic and Gulf are easily accessible. The boat was kept right on the canal just outside our door. The rooms are very clean and the...

1Thank CNoon
Naples, Florida
Reviewed 29 July 2015

My partner and I wanted to take our 15' aluminum boat with us on vacation, so we decided on the Royal Hawaiin Motel/Botel. Great people running this location with excellent services. The price was fantastic and being able to open our sliding door and walk to our boat and go out fishing was so AWESOME. We will definitely go there...

1Thank Susan D

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • 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: $233 - $264 (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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Royal Hawaiian Motel / Botel Marathon, Florida
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“Some rooms have a small kitchen, some do not”
 of 5 bubbles timm299, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“They are all good.”
 of 5 bubbles 92jdw, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Book early!”
 of 5 bubbles karenmf28, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“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
 of 5 bubbles charlotted54, 26 Jul 2015 | Read review
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