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bartlett, il
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

yes its high season but 235.00 for this dump is sad. small room, dirty, cleaning people must be blind. hair everywhere, ripped screens, disgusting microwave, air conditioning not working..stay away...will post pics soon STAY AWAY

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1Thank hersheypi03
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with the family. The room was tiny on the inside and kinda shaby. The main bed was super comfortable. The fold out bed in the couch was aweful. 3 days stay and no house keeping stopped in for cleaning or fresh towels. Very hard to find. Just remember first left when you get into little torch key heading...

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Maggie Valley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 3/5-3/7. Had 1 bedroom with sleeper sofa. Cost was $200/night. Cramped quarters for 4 people. Only 2 coffee mugs so some had to wait or do without. Bathroom tiny with louvered door so your business was everyone's business. The crowning touch were the hundreds of mosquitoes in the rooms. When we checked out and informed management about insects the...

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Thank Keith K
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

If you are cycling in the keys, prevailing winds are at your back heading to Key West, but obviously working against you on the way back. So we decided to take 3 days to come back, rather than the 2 to go down. Finding a place 1/3 of the way was a challenge, as there is not much available. Dolphin...

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Utah
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Beautiful water views, good location in the Florida Keys, clean rooms, fresh paint, cute screened in porch. That being said, The structure of the buildings are old and just need to be torn down and rebuilt. The owners have done everything they can to make the rooms as nice as they can with out really addressing the problems. Our room...

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Cheshire
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Let's start with the positives. The owner was lovely and let us in real early the room we had (habiscus 3) was clean but very very tired. Toiletries were lovely and it had been painted but the furniture was very poor.

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Thank FansofGreece
Reviewed 11 August 2016

My husband and I did not stay here however we fueled our boat each day at their facility . The staff were very friendly and welcoming. The pumps had easy access and the store stayed stocked during the busy lobster season. This location also has non ethanol fuel for about a $1.00 more a gallon.

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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Convenient stop to gas up but very narrow. Beware of clerk at cash register at marina gas station. She is a poor representative of customer service for marina. During the last 5 years we've been coming to this marina every summer & she has always been rude and nasty to our family. This despite our efforts to be friendly and...

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3Thank Elizabeth B
Kissimmee, Florida
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Visited this area for work, but brought my dad so he could fish. He absolutely loved it. The rooms are not overly modern but they are perfect for a quick getaway. Beach is nice, people in the shop are friendly and accommodating.

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Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The room was nice, but the place was nigh impossible to find. Sign was hard to see from the road. While the room was nice, the facilities were a bit of a bummer. We faced a hedge - and right beyond the hedge was a filled-to-the-brim dumpster. Not high on the 'charming' quotient.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Consider Dolphin Marina and Cottages your home while fishing, boating or diving in the Florida Keys. You are sure to catch the time of your life at this Lower Keys lodging and fishing venue. Located at mile marker 28.5 On the picturesque Overseas Highway, Dolphin Marina and Cottages is close to Key West, just south of Big Pine Key and is the gateway to the picturesque Little Palm Island and Looe Key National Marine Sanctuary. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphin Marina & Cottages

Address: 28530 Overseas Hwy, Little Torch Key, FL 33042-5544
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Little Torch Key
Price Range: €101 - €238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dolphin Marina & Cottages 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“I doubt there are any”
 of 5 bubbles hersheypi03, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Our cottage was sheltered from the wind.”
  • Our cottage from the east side.
  • The bedroom had a queen bed and a big closed as well as a dresser.
  • Cottage entry way. There is a neighbor on other side of wall. We had good neighbors.
 of 5 bubbles 123zip, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There are beach front and marina front cottages, but the Reef cottages do not have a view.”
 of 5 bubbles 99ElizabethPursel, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We had REEF #5, 2 adults and 2 teens, plenty of room.”
 of 5 bubbles 4PATravellers, 18 Feb 2015 | Read review
“upgrade to the largest room”
 of 5 bubbles Kmarquette, 16 Jul 2014 | Read review
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