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Blackfin Resort and Marina

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   4650 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050
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Ranked #7 of 19 Marathon B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
LaurieAnn2012 Elk Mills, Maryland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Elk Mills, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you looking for a nice place in Marathon, Fl., this is your place. It's no frills, but very spacious rooms, very clean, and the staff is awesome ! You have your own little man made beach to watch the sunset, with nothing in your way. It's an old Florida style Motel, which is exactly what I love. It's only... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got here on a Sunday mid September and honestly the only places open were Pizza Hut, KFC & iHop. Everywhere decent is closed for the season. The hotel itself was not as expected, the rooms are like portacabins and although clean and adequate for a night I wouldn't recommend it unless you were in need. It's not that cheap... More

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Merritt Island, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the second time my family has stayed at this resort. It's not the Hilton but the rooms are clean and there is a restaurant/bar at the front for convenient meals. The grounds are very nice, lots of plants and trees for shade. The little "beach" at the end of the marina is perfect for watching a sunset!

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We love this place! Have stayed here many times and if coming to Marathon this is our go to place. Rooms are renovated, clean and comfortable. They have a boat launch with slips to keep your boat and a nice area with hammocks and lounge chairs to watch the amazing sunsets.

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Lantana, Florida
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

This place does not look like much from the road, but once you drive it, it goes all the way to a marina along with a little swimming area complete with mini lighthouse to sit on. There are hammocks and grills placed throughout for people to use, as well. Our room was on par with typical Keys motels. Clean and... More

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Kansas USA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

After looking for a budget motel to spend a few nights, I found the Blackfin to be above my expectations offering a very clean bug free room soft beds and a safe place for the kids to play in the pool.. I caught my first shark at the marina pier and think the general manager has his game on target..... More

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Kfar Saba, Israel
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

from the outside it seemed quite old and shabby, but the room was clean, renovated, spacious, and comfortable. we enjoyed our stay very much, also enjoyed going down to the beach and the pool. friendly people, and all in all a very good place - too bad we only had one night there. there is no breakfast, but there is... More

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New Braunfels
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

If you are looking for a $400 per night Hilton type hotel, don't stay here. But if you want a good value in an older, well maintained traditional Florida Keys motel the Black Fin is great! Centrally located in the Keys, Marathon is a good location for reasonable snorkeling trips and nice ocean view restaurants. The staff were very friendly... More

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keywester63
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I have stayed here twice and highly recommend it. Bring your own pillow and the AC is the loud window shaker but, if you want to see the Keys the way they used to be stay here. Watch the sunset here, eat giant KW shrimp here. See lobster and sharks here. This is where you see what has been all... More

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Kfar-Sava, IL
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I had some doubts when reserving this place - I was afraid it's a 2nd grade motel, old and not so clean, but the good reviews on TripAdvisor together with the reasonable price for the keys convinced me to go for it. Externally it seems an old motel, but the rooms are quite newly renovated, clean and spacious. The pool... More

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Address: 4650 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Blackfin Resort and Marina 2*
Number of rooms: 38
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