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Reading Pa
Reviewed 17 March 2010

I must say we were worried based on bad reviews, even as 4 guys on a fishing trip. We stayed in 301 with 2 queen sized beds, plenty of room. Though we ate out our 3 days there the kitchen area seemed fine to cook meals. I took some time to fish off the beach and caught a few lizard...

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No Mans Land
Reviewed 11 March 2010

We had a really nice time here. I found it to be clean but a little rundown. I think they need to hire some carpenters/maintenance men and shut down for a week or two to fix up the some things. The property to the right is awful and would complain to the town about that. What an eyesore!! Pool was...

Thank packngoin
Reviewed 2 March 2010

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The staff was courteous and friendly. The rooms were clean and well appointed. The view of the ocean was spectacular. We would highly recommend this resort to anyone visiting Marathon Key. We are planning to visit again next year.

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Washington state
Reviewed 30 January 2010

And the memory lingers on: Hearing my husband exclaim upon arrival—‘there must be a mistake, those sheds are to low to house humans’…Lying awake at night wishing for a haz-mat suit…My husband grilling fish with a headlamp because there was no lighting...Wondering if there would be an arc from the 2” metal pull chain on the bathroom light to my...

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jacekb1, GM at Bonefish Resort, responded to this review

At first: thank you for taking the time to write a review about Bonefish Resort. I read your review very carefully and I tried for a good part of the day to put a face to this article. I was not able to. I am so, so, sorry. I can only wish that instead of writing such an unfair review-you...

Evergreen, Colorado
Reviewed 13 January 2010

I kind of knew what I was getting into after reading the other review, so I set the bar low. I would not call this a vintage resort, but rather a neglected resort. We suspect that the sheets were not changed from the previous guest after we awoke from the previous night. Hoping to shake off the uneasy feeling with...

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jacekb1, GM at Bonefish Resort, responded to this review

As we strive to achieve high level of customer service at Bonefish Resort I am sorry that your stay with us did not meet your expectations. I can assure you that as a part of daily housekeeping service linens are changed daily and so they were during your stay. I can only sincerely apologize for a "cold shower", however I...

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Reviewed 9 January 2010

Having spent the past 30 winter vacations in the Keys, Bonefish Resort is, overall, the best value and most authentic Keys atmosphere I have found. Would not even consider lodging somewhere else when in the Keys. Truely a timeless Keys gem. Comfort, cleanliness, quiet, quick response by staff and affordability is rated by this seasoned traveler a 10....the views spectacular.

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Middletown, Connecticut
Reviewed 6 January 2010

A great little place in the middle of the Keys, so it's close to everything while being away from it all at the same time. Relax by the pool, lay in the hammock, or take a kayak for a ride. Rooms are quiet and clean, while the staff is friendly and helpful.

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Griffin, Georgia
Reviewed 23 December 2009

Our trip had to be cancelled and I was worried about our deposit because we cancelled within a week and they have a two week window. I called and they will hold our deposit for one year. I think this is very fair. Thank you Bonefish management

Reviewed 21 December 2009

Excellent location, addicting sunrises, nice rooms and friendly staff. What do you need more? It is much better than all those 'poshy' resorts full of loud tourists. And you can have it for a really affordable price. Highly recommended!

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Reviewed 19 December 2009

We had a wonderful time! When we first came in we had to go the office of the Yellowtail Inn. They have 3 hotels right next to each other. They were very helpful & gave us beach towels and a lot of great ideas of things to do. When we got to our cottage it was just like I pictured,...

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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bonefish resort is a quaint oceanfront motel nestled in a tropical setting, located on the island of Marathon, Florida, in the middle of Florida Keys. Rooms are decorated with an old Florida Keys charm. A sandy oceanfront picnic area, with heated swimming pool and sun bathing area are enjoyed by our guests. If you are yearning for a memorable vacation experience then make us your favorite secret in the sun. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bonefish Resort

Address: 58070 Overseas Hwy, M.M. 58 Oceanside, Marathon, FL 33050-6023
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range: $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Bonefish Hotel Marathon
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