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Tropical Cottages

243-61st Street Gulf, Marathon, FL 33050
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St Helier
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for twelve nights 17-29 Jan, Cottage 8 is compact but well equiped, the bed is huge the outside shower very good - Private courtyard, good flow and as hot as you like or cold. Lester is a great help, great advice, honest opinion and has a high level of Integrity. Will definitely book again, Thank you

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Lockport,, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Cottage 2 for 2 nights and it was clean, comfortable and quaint. The cottage was spacious enough to give our Great Dane room to stretch without getting in our way. There was a small kitchenette with sink, microwave, coffee maker, full size fridge, and small table with 2 chairs. It was equipped with coffee mugs, glasses, plates,... More 

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Thank Paula M
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We checked into Tropical Cottages late in the afternoon last week Thursday. The place essentially looked run down and can definitely use a makeover. The tin roofs were rusty. I was pleasantly surprised by the layout of the cottage we were assigned. It was clean and painted in the typical pastel colors. Flushing the toilet we immediately knew there was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in a basic cottage. The room was clean and very nice, and the bed was comfortable (it was very high though). Some of the power outlets in the room didn't work but there were enough to make due (we disconnected the TV and AC since we didn't need either). The room wasn't cleaned during our... More 

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2 Thank Iris M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016

Booked last minute and had not read reviews. Initial thought was I had arrived at a hippy commune but within a few minutes the charm had got to me. Check in was easy and throughout my two night stay all staff were very helpful, with great local knowledge. My room, premiere king, was clean and the bed very comfortable. This... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

I had to stay there 1 night on January 6, 2016 because of the snorkelling trip being cancelled due to bad weather. The tiles were cracked and looked dirty. The shower place had poor drainage system: water was clogged up in there. The AC didn't have the heating option. I had to walk all the time with my shoes on.... More 

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Fort Smith, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

We wanted something other than an expensive place in Key West and this was a great option. This was the first place we felt was truly pet friendly. Our dog loved being off the leash and running around the property. They are only a block away from the main road so we had to be careful, but it wasn't a... More 

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Newcastle, On
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

After reading some nasty reviews, we were worried about our 4 day reservation but we worried for nothing. This is definitely not a five star hotel - expect a bunch of small cottages, some of which are clearly renovated old trailers. We were in cottage #1, a one bedroom "suite". It was very comfortable and reasonably well equipped. Nice sitting... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

There were 5 of us traveling, they were able to put us in adjoining cabins to create a 2 bedroom, 2 bath suite, including a large living room and kitchen. Very old Florida, but that's what made it charming. Good location, about a block from the main road and close to restaurants. Big outdoor Tiki Bar type area with seating... More 

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Thank Flacooks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

I stayed there for one night, but it was one of the best places of my entire trip. It wasn't a luxurious place by any means, but it was relaxing and cosy. I would love to stay there again and next time not only for one night.

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