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Bonefish Bay Motel

12565 Overseas Highway, Duck Key, FL 33050
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    2.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle, Washington
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32 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for about 5 weeks, only finding out about the place from a tip from a friend. There are only about 12 RV sites with full hook-ups, we stayed down on the waterfront by the Tiki hut. The owner is on site trying to keep the cabins cleaned and the park maintained, but I know he could use... More 

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Clarksville, Tennessee
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed in one of the cottages with my husband for 3 nights. Set-up wasn't too bad - bed, 3 pillows, couch, kitchen with general appliances and bathroom. On our first night, it poured outside for a few hours. We noticed that water was pooling in the bathroom and assumed that it was from the rain. However, turned out that it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

had a long drive and found this little place driving by...were very lucky to have a waterfront spot...clean and relaxing...large sites...full hook ups...and a nice little (though older) pool...would have given 5 stars if there was a bathhouse or heated shower available(we do not have a water heater)... Manager (owner?) was very nice and got us checked in promptly...we did... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We drove into the driveway passing the above ground pool. The pool was dirty and old looking but we were not going to swim so this really wasnt an issue. We could tell that the "cabins" were old but it was a one night stay, again not that worried. He had us look in a room for approval. It seemed... More 

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Sebring, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We stayed there April 11-13 with another couple. We had room 8 and they had room 6. Our room was newly renovated. It appeared clean but after seeing our friends room...we were leery of the whole place. (And because our room was fairly usable--I think that is why you see such a difference in ratings for the place...depends on the... More 

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Not to be confused with a similarly named place up the road, Bonefish Bay Motel & RV is a nice place to stay in the Keys. Read the other reviews carefully to make sure they are not talking about the other place. We were looking for a place in the middle keys to kayak, dive and ride the motorcyle and... More 

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Miami, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Disgusting,dirty,and unsanitary. No excuse for the lack of cleanliness I can take old simple accommodations but not this! I would pay not to stay at this place ever again, it's $99 value price for accommodations in the Keys is not worth it! Your first impression when driving in is 1/3 of whats left of a tiki hut old rusted broken... More 

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Bloomingrose, West Virginia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

We have stayed there for the last 12 years and it changed hands a few years ago and has went downhill ever since. Mark the owner is more interested in adding RV sites than keeping up the rooms he has. We had a verbal agreement on the 2 rooms we rented, for a week, but when we got there he... More 

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

My fiancé and I had booked a weekend at another motel in the Upper Keys and were horrified with what we found when we arrived. It was Easter weekend and everything else was booked. We found the Bonefish Bay Motel (not to be confused with the Bonefish Resort, also in Marathon) on the internet, and called and spoke with the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

We drove down in March and met two other couples there. We were looking for a reasonable place to meet our friends and decided we would rather that most of our budget and time would be spent on snokeling, fishing, eating out and at the Beaches then on high priced accomadations. The Bonefish Bay Motel gave us a great price... More 

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