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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2012

Stayed here for one night whilst in Marco Island. Rooms are probably in need of modernising, but are very clean and for the price in Marco Island this is a good place to stay. The owner is fantastic - very friendly and can't do enough for you.

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2Thank Spudgunprim
New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 August 2012

Stayed 7 nights at this lovely family run motel. No frills, but clean comfortable and welcoming. Located right on the Marco River the boat dock provides a tranquill setting for relaxing,fishing,dolphin spotting, bird spotting, manatee spotting and general boat watching. Rooms have micro-wave and fridge so it is possible to self-cater from the local supermarket if you provide your own...

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TheBoatHouseMotel, Guest Relations Manager at The Boat House Motel, responded to this review

Thank you Kent for taking the time to share your thoughts on our Motel. We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay.

Reviewed 6 August 2012

We stayed in room 6 for four nights and it was a very nice stay. The room was clean and large and the bed was comfortable. One of the best things in the room was the shower - great water pressure! The owners/management were accommodating and very nice. The only critiques I could give are that the room could use...

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3Thank The_Chungs
Leicestershire
Reviewed 30 July 2012

The Boat House Motel is a little gem! Family run, big rooms which are clean and quiet. The deck out back allows you to watch the sunset and the dolphins as they swim up the river - we took some awesome photographs! They have a lovely pool and there are lots of places to eat nearby. Ask any of the...

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6Thank car0lyne_g
Florida
Reviewed 27 July 2012

The Boat House Motel is located in the perfect spot on Marco Island. It is perfectly clean and the staff is amazing. Dolphins play in the water way & the views are spectacular! Can't wait to go back =D

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5Thank Heather K
Reviewed 27 July 2012

The Wild Fish Wild Places crew recently stayed 5 nights at The Boathouse Motel while filming for season 3 of our TV series. Desiree and her team warmly welcomed us and made us feel right at home. Rooms spotless; beds so comfortable and the location on the water makes for the ideal base to kick back and enjoy the sunsets...

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4Thank Arctical
Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 21 July 2012

first time on Marco Island and I hit the "jackpot"! the staff was welcoming, the bed very comfortable and the entertainment spectacular! There were manatees, pelicans and dolphins every morning. can't wait till my next trip.

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3Thank Linda510_12
Suwanee, Georgia
Reviewed 20 July 2012

The personnel are extremely friendly & go out of their way to make your stay a very pleasant experience. Clean, spacious rooms. Great location right on the water with docks. I highly recommend this as a great place to stay on Marco Island. My wife & I enjoyed our stay. L. & H. Smithers

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3Thank Lyle S
boca raton
Reviewed 15 July 2012

Been going to the Boat House for 19 years, minues the 4 years prior.. When i came around the corner, tears came to my eyes, once in the office with a hug and a "Welcome back Old Freind" The tears came again.. It did feel like i was at my second home.. I will start coming back again. The veiw,...

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4Thank annmarie2383
San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Sorry for the delayed post so here you go...a friend of mine & I returned to Marco to chase the elusive tarpon at the end of May once again. This was our second trip to the island and both times we stayed at The Boathouse...the staff is very friendly, housekeeping did an exceptional job and the room was very comfortable...it...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about The Boat House Motel

Address: 1180 Edington Pl, Marco Island, FL 34145-2063
Region: United States > Florida > Southwest Gulf Coast > Marco Island
Price Range: $207 - $420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Boat House Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
The Boat House Motel Hotel Marco Island
The Boat Hotel
Boat Hotel Marco Island
The Boat House Motel Marco Island, Florida
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Marco Island
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“The room on the second floor facing the water has a great view and a cute deck of it's own.”
 of 5 bubbles 898maim, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try to book the end unit for a view of the water.”
 of 5 bubbles Q1074BVwilliams, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The large room at the end overlooking the deck and pool offers the BEST views!”
 of 5 bubbles cookie322, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“You must call the hotel to book direct for a pet friendly accommodation.”
 of 5 bubbles madhattersarah15, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Request the king size bed if you can.”
 of 5 bubbles kimdL7529OA, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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