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Reviewed 17 March 2014

When most of the high priced places were full and we needed a place to stay, the Royal Hawaiian was there with a lovely large room that the two couples in our party were able to share comfortably. The place is enveloped in beautiful plantings on three sides, with a small deck over the waterway on the remaining side. An...

Thank Andrejs O
Sneads Ferry, North Carolina
Reviewed 15 March 2014

We stayed three nights the first week of March 2014 in a unit with a kitchenette and 2 double beds (and there was a fold up cot). It was very clean, quiet even though it's by the main road. (The lush landscaping may help.) The sliding door opened up to a deck right beside the canal where we could have...

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 11 March 2014

Enjoyed staying at Royal Hawaiian - the motel/botel had character and you can't beat the price. The location was perfect for us. The room was clean and the beds were good. The only downside was the housekeeping - they didn't clean your room up daily or make your beds. They replenished your coffee and gave you new towels. However, to...

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Thank Julie W
Marathon, Florida
Reviewed 27 February 2014

Nice and clean great location very helpful people nice pool would go back any time. Could maybe have softer mattress next door to visitors center water right outside door not new but would go back any time

Thank Marjorie P
Bellevue, Nebraska
Reviewed 26 February 2014

My wife and I stayed at Royal Hawaiian for three days and found the room to be very nice and the staff very helpful and accommodating. The beds were comfortable and the room was clean. This made a great place to relax at the end of the day. In the evening we were interested in doing some fishing and the...

Thank Watson E
Reviewed 26 February 2014

Great motel for its price. Very very clean. We wanted to drive to Key West, but didn't want to spend tons of money on Key West hotels, so staying in Marathon was a good idea. Royal Hawaiian was a great choice. It is right off the highway but we didn't hear any noise from the road. We enjoyed our stay...

Thank victoria_cinci
Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 20 February 2014

A very nice place for the price, really clean and a friendly welcome by the owners! A recommandation at 1h15 from Key West. And it's also a "botel" (or boatel) = you may arrive by boat via the canal. Martin from Quebec City, Canada

Thank Martinchic
Bayville, New Jersey
Reviewed 18 February 2014

This is the second time that we have stayed at the Royal hawaiian. Just as the first visit was great, this visit was terrific also. The rooms have new mattersses which were very comfortable, the managers, Laura and Phil are friendly and go out of thier way to make you feel at home. The room was clean and neat, and...

Thank Gary N
Hertford, North Carolina
Reviewed 11 February 2014

This was our first trip to the keys and didn't know where to stay. We selected a hotel in Grassy Key that was a disaster and checked out early. Fortunately for us, Royal Hawaiian had an opening. This 8 unit motel/botel is very clean and charming with boat docking space just outside of each room. The staff is very friendly...

Thank Linda B
Atlantic Beach, Florida
Reviewed 20 January 2014

We spent 9 nights here in early January, We brought an 18ft CC boat and a couple of kayaks! The hotel is located right on the Vaca cut which joins the Gulf to the Atlantic, there is a bait and Tackle shop right around the corner from the dock. The rooms are kept spotlessly clean and depending on how long...

Thank celtwats

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  • 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: €167 - €189 (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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“Some rooms have a small kitchen, some do not”
 of 5 bubbles timm299, 7 May 2016 | Read review
“They are all good.”
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“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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