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The Boat House Motel

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“dock area”(21 reviews)
“marco river”(31 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 18 March 2014

The Boat House Motel is located at the tip of Old Marco where boats pass by the dock. It is reasonably priced, has a small pool, very clean, and just a stroll away from several good restaurants and little shops. I enjoyed the beauty of...More

1  Thank NanaDavis
Response from TheBoatHouseMotel, General Manager at The Boat House MotelResponded 22 March 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review about not only our motel but also our beautiful island we call home! We are glad to hear that you thought that our hotel was accommodating in almost every standpoint. It...More

Reviewed 18 March 2014

Quaint and very homey. Owner was extremely nice and helpful. Room was very spacious and comfortable. Was very nice having dock to enjoy lunch or coffee. Glad we chose this motel and would highly recommend it to anyone wanting to stay on Marco Island.More

1  Thank Grandkids82013
Response from BoatHouseMotel, General Manager at The Boat House MotelResponded 26 March 2014

We love hearing our guests say that our motel is “Homey”. We truly care for each and every one of our guests. They’re not simply a room number they’re a person, an individual that we want to be able to make as comfortable as possible...More

Reviewed 17 March 2014

You get what you see….. A quant little motel of 20 rooms that are clean and perfect! If you are looking for a homey place at a great price for the island than you will love The Boat House! The air conditioning actually works, there...More

Thank Cabana-2012
Response from BoatHouseMotel, General Manager at The Boat House MotelResponded 26 March 2014

First off, let us express our appreciation for such a wonderful review. We truly take all criticism to heart and use reviews to reflect upon our service to our guests. We are so glad to hear that you found your room to be a “homey...More

Reviewed 9 March 2014

We checked in very late and found the keys taped to the office window as promised. The room was spacious and cute. Very quiet. Extra little bed in case you want a cozy spot to read. The dock was a great place to have morning...More

1  Thank Chica1Arizona
Response from TheBoatHouseMotel, Manager at The Boat House MotelResponded 16 March 2014

First off let us express our gratitude for guests like you who are willing and able to sit down and write such a wonderful review about our Motel. We truly take every word about our Motel whether it be good or bad to heart. Reading...More

Reviewed 2 March 2014

We found this motel and it was perfect! We ended up staying an extra night, as it was affordable and had a great location. Room was spacious and comfortable. While it is not a large chain hotel, it had more of a quaint feel, and...More

1  Thank Kimber2
Response from TheBoatHouseMotel, Manager at The Boat House MotelResponded 16 March 2014

Let me just express how appreciative we are of your wonderful and courteous review of our Motel. Its guests like you who allow us to improve the quality of our guests stay with us. We, as a family and locally owned business, strive to make...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$147 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Marco Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$147 - US$310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Marco Island
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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rfletcher678
12 November 2017|
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Response from Zammy25 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the pool is heated.
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Melanie B
24 March 2017|
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Response from TheBoatHouseMotel | Property representative |
Having never launched a kayak myself, I'm not exactly sure where this can be done. I will offer a few suggestions and let you make an informed decision. If you feel that you can safely put your kayak in the water off of... More
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Sally M
3 March 2017|
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Response from TheBoatHouseMotel | Property representative |
Goodland is a quaint little fishing village just off of Marco Island specifically about 5-6 miles from the Boat House Motel (about a 15-20 minute car ride). Just before going over the Goodland Bridge on San Marco Road... More
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"Our room was on the second floor and close to the end which I would prefer when I book again."
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"Room 14 was spacious and quiet."
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"Best views is room 13!"
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"Some rooms have water views. Some don't. You should inquire."
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