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Royal Hawaiian Motel / Botel

Certificate of Excellence
12020 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050
Royal Hawaiian Motel / Botel

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you are heading to the Keys for fishing or diving, I don't know of a better location. Located minutes to Vaca Cut at the South end of Marathon allows easy access to the Gulf and Atlantic sides of the Middle Keys. The managers of the Royal Hawaiian are among the best you will find! I will definitely return! Clean,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited the Florida keys for ten days in June for a wedding in key west. After the wedding I stayed in marathon for five days. Searched many hotels and motels online and decided to call the royal hawian. Steve, the manager answered and was very nice so I decided to book. The motel was located on a beautiful canal right... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

The managers were friendly and very helpful - hard workers! The room was basic but clean. Loved having the back sliding door open to a pier on the canal. Located only a couple of miles from a great beach - Sombrero Beach, and very near the 7 mile bridge.

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Naples, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

We have been coming down to the Hawaiian motel motel for the past five years. We used to come once a month to once every three months. We have never had a bad experience ever and you're happy happy place. I only ever have good things to say about this place, there's nothing better than waking up in the morning... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We spent two nights here and were very comfortable. Nice and clean. It was lovely having two doors, one handy to your car and the other opening right beside the water. A clean and well maintained pool and very friendly owners.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This was exactly what we were looking for. A quiet, clean room, with fishing outside our door in the canal. We enjoyed the clean refreshing pool daily. The Royal Hawaiian is located close to many restaurants, marinas, Sombrero Beach and shopping. Steve and Kim were great hosts with lots of knowledge about the area. The motel is old style Florida... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Steve & Kim We love your place--exactly what we were looking for. Small and unique--great room with water at the doorstep!! Quiet Secluded pool. You guys are great and we love your dogs. Especially Mr smiley!! Next time we come you will have to join us for a Long Island Ice Tea!! We will b back soon!!! KOKOMO!! Lee &... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

To put it simple if you and your family are vacationing Marathon Fl this is the place to stay. Friendly owners with knowledge of the area that can give you ideas on where to go to enjoy the many sights. Great customer and overall service. The rooms and grounds are impeccably clean. My family and I stayed 4 nights and... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

The room was clean and comfortable.Staff was friendly.Quiet place close to resturants and shopping.Loved it!!II enjoy coming to the keys several times a year and always like the small private owned motels over the big name places.Front desk peole were friendly and courteous and very knowledgeable and helpful.I highly recommend this place to everyone.Loved it!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Stayed at the Royal Hawaiian Motel in Marathon for 2 nights in Feb. We booked it based on other reviews and were not disappointed. An old style motel, but very clean and the management was wonderful.We were able to hop on the local bus to Key West right beside the motel for $4.00 each way . Great way to get... More 

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