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Sandpiper Motel

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2443 Overseas Highway, MKile Marker 48. 5, Marathon, FL 33050
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Sandpiper Motel
Ranked #6 of 19 Marathon B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ghent, Belgium
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

great motel, very spacious and clean rooms at cheap rates, nearby the bahia honda state park which is definitely worth visiting. the owners of the hotel are super friendly and helpful, it is a cosy colorful motel with great value for money

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tampa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We stumbled across the Sandpiper Motel late in the evening when we badly needed a place after learning that all B&B's in Key West were booked up. The eccentric "cat lady" manager was a hoot and extremely accommodating. The room was large and had a small kitchen. It is a very old motel and the amenities are spare, but the... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My husband and I stayed 6 nights. The only improvement would be new beds. Unless you have money to burn, you couldn't be any more comfortable or get more bang for your buck. We found out right away that things in the Keys are expensive! Therefore, we went to the grocery store and bought breakfast and sandwich stuff. The kitchen... More

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NITAGASNER, Manager at Sandpiper Motel, responded to this review

Thank you. I am glad you enjoyed you stay and hope you will come visit us again. More

Cape Coral, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

This is a cute, Marathon Key themed hotel! The hotel rooms are small yet very clean. The price of the room is excellent, you can't stay anywhere like this without a paying small fortune. The outside plants and south Florida decor is an inspiration to the Keys. We had a small ktichen, used the charcoal grille, picnic table; the Sandpiper... More

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Selbyville, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We have stayed here before and will stay again , we have always been always happy with every thing about the Sandpiper we like the cats , the plants the grille for cooking our fish . This is a very homey nice place to stay your things are all ways safe

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Such a shame!! That's how I need to start this off, because had it not been for the extremely rude and inhospitable owner (a woman), the stay would have been fine. The room itself was clean with two double beds. The shower was tiny and the toiletries they provided were minuscule. I can definitely look past that, because the rate... More

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Marathon, Florida
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

I don't know where the other reviewer's stayed but it couldn't have been the Sandpiper. Dirty room. Could not wait to leave. Wet washcloth was hanging in shower when we checked in. Dust was thick on the table and dressing room table rungs, mattress was bad, dust balls in the corners of the cracked floor, bad lighting, couldn't open front... More

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nitag, Owner at Sandpiper Motel, responded to this review

I am sorry you were dissapointed with your stay at The Sandpiper.We are a small older motel, one of Marathons first , with original terrazzo floors that are over 60 years old. They are bound to show some age and cracks. Each of our rooms have at least 2 windows that open and a full size double closet with mirror... More

Mannford, Oklahoma
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

What a quaint little motel.The outside looks like a small motel ,what a surprise the rooms are spacious. The windows open with the perfect breeze. The maid service was perfect. We never worried about the maid messing with our things while we were out. Anita has a lot of knowledge about the Keys..Be sure to ask her how to see... More

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NITAGASNER, Manager at Sandpiper Motel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your wonderful review. I am so happy that you enjoyed your trip and your stay at The Sandpiper.Hope to see you again next year! Anita and the Sandpiper family. More

Toronto, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Staying at the Sandpiper for a week now has been a real treat. Not too many rooms, so you actually can meet the other residents, who here, stay for weeks to months on end. Anita, the property manager is a real generous spirit who has oodles of knowledge about what and where in the area. The rooms are bright, very... More

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NITAGASNER, Manager at Sandpiper Motel, responded to this review

Thank you! I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Anita More

Chattanooga, TN
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

We didn't want to stay in Key West because of the crowds and parking. We decided to stay in Marathon, only 50 miles away. The Sandpiper is the Keys of the past. Six bikers rode to Marathon and stayed a The Sandpiper, very quaint, clean,a kitchen and quiet. The price was very reasonable. Friends stayed at another motel nearby and... More

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NITAGASNER, Manager at Sandpiper Motel, responded to this review

Thanks ! We love the bikes! They fit into our parking lot so well.I am happy you enjoyed the Motel. Unfortunately we have had to increase our prices since your visit ( first time in 8 years ! ) But we still feel that the price is still reasonable and below everyone else. Thanks again and hope to see you... More

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Address: 2443 Overseas Highway, MKile Marker 48. 5, Marathon, FL 33050
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Sandpiper Hotel Marathon

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