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Yellowtail Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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North Eastern PA
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Budget Motel that doesn't make the grade at all. Don't stay here. Stayed in cottage and it was in bad shape. It's not that this place needs updating because it's older it needs total refurbishment. Beach was stark, only a couple older chairs available. Just not a good experience.

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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Had the "Penthouse" with spacious accommodations. Older property but had everything we needed. It's not 5 star but not 5 star prices either. It was clean. Gorgeous view, fabulous sunrise location, and enough room for 8. Close enough to fun times and far enough from the traffic. Would visit again. These are my pictures.

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Plantation, Florida
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We spent 3 nights recently over Thanksgiving Weekend. Since this was a last minute decision we found this place about 3 weeks before Thanksgiving since the usual place we stayed at was booked. The place could really be an outstanding location if the owner reinvested some of the money into the property. If you are looking for a Marriott or...

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Riverton
Reviewed 4 November 2016

THEY STOLE $661.51 FROM ME! I have been trying to get it back forever. I booked well in advance but cancelled a week later. They gave me a cancellation number but they never returned my money. I called and talked to two different people and they said I had cancelled and were not sure why I did not get my...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 8 July 2016

terrible place . ".the so call resort" needs improvements ... old, dirty, don't stay here , and for the price ridiculous take time and read everyone's reviews not worth it, such a disappointment , the beach area have no lounge area where you can relax , just one hammock.. not a resort ... so don't waste your money on false...

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Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Disappointed that I spent over $600 for the week. All the pictures must have been years ago, very dirty and unkempt. The maid did not change our bedding the whole time we were there. If your expecting a pool... There is no pool to swim in, it appears that it has been empty with yellow tape on it for years....

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1Thank lisa s
Cleveland, Tennessee
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

If you want a 5 star luxury resort, then go to the famous named ones down the road. If you want to capture the essence of old Florida Keys then take a step back in time in this sweet, very clean and very quaint little jewel of an inn! I visited my great grandparents all through my childhood in the...

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Dursley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2016

It is true that you get what you pay for generally, but in this case it is not. Following, this experience we stayed in a whole host of hotels in a similar price range - £110 per night/ $160 approx and we got much much better comfort and quality. This place was so bad, that if they were charging 'peanuts'...

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2Thank PEFB
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

The board of health definitely needs to make a visit to this property!! It is the dirtiest most undermaintaned places have ever visited. The curtain rod which happened to actually be a PVC pipe fell on my husband's head in the middle of the night. We slept on towels because the sheets were blood stained and ripped on a bed...

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Hurricane, West Virginia
Reviewed 22 March 2016

I think you need to have realistic expectations when staying anywhere in the keys. If you are used to the Marriot or Hyatt this is not the place for you. However, we know that many of the accommodations in the keys are older beach style rooms. Yellow tail Inn Is a older, family owned place. There is a small beach...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Pool
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Additional Information about Yellowtail Inn

Address: 58162 Overseas Hwy, MM58 Oceanside, Marathon, FL 33050-6024
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range: $302 - $517 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Yellowtail Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Room 105 is an oceanfront cottage where we stayed. Looks like one of the best on the property for scenery and relaxation.”
831grege, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't go here.”
clarkebar99, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else!”
PEFB, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Look at rooms online, then call and ask questions. Different units have different amenities”
Mermaidindisguise, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Move along to the next hotel on your list”
johnthefixerman, 8 Mar 2016 | Read review
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