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Sombrero Resort & Marina

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   19 Sombrero Boulevard, Marathon, FL 33050 (Formerly Sombrero)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Toronto
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The desk service here was excellent. Very helpful, polite, room charges were exactly what was advertised on their website. The rooms are run down, need a lot of TLC, but didn't bother us too much for a short 3 night stay. The pool was a nice perk, but didn't have a chance to use it. The hotel location was very... More 

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Gary R, Manager at Sombrero Resort & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review of Sombrero Resort and Marina. We appreciate your recognition of the staff as they work hard to provide you with a positive experience from check in to check out. One of the main benefits for staying at our Resort is the central location to everything that you would want to do to experience... More 

Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The view is none existence unless you leave the door opened which provides you with no privacy. Can not leave air conditioners turned on due to the noise level. Beds and pillows needed to be replace. The only cover on the bed was made of wool and very uncomfortable. The pool area was the only saving grace but pool not... More 

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Gary R, Manager at Sombrero Resort & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review Sombrero Resort and Marina. We take your comments seriously and are addressing your comments to our staff. We would appreciate if you would contact us and let us know which room you stayed in so that we may correct the issues that you had during your stay. We work hard... More 

Traverse City
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Nice old big resort with lots of renovation going on. Had a nice clean condo with modern TV's, nice appliances and everything in good condition. Pool is a big one and heated to 78 year round. Like the boats along the seawalls, liveaboards and transients, fun to talk to. Check in was good. Tiki bar and restaurant not open at... More 

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Gary R, Manager at Sombrero Resort & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are delighted to hear that your Dive experience included a stay at Sombrero Resort and Marina. Our resort provides our guests with some outstanding opportunities to interact with the beautiful surroundings of the Florida Keys and with the people that inhabit them. We are centrally located to shopping, restaurants and local attractions and provide a budget friendly... More 

Palm Bay, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We stayed at the hotel because it was at a decent price and close to Dockside Tropical Grill. The check in was easy and the room looked clean. They said they had free internet but we couldn't get any internet when we were there. They are going through some major renovations with a change of management. We could hear and... More 

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Gary R, Manager at Sombrero Resort & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate you for taking the time to review Sombrero Resort and Marina and for recognizing the value of staying at our location. We are centrally located in the Florida Keys and close to restaurants and local attractions within Marathon. Thank you for your understanding of the issues that can arise during a transition phase. We are looking... More 

Copenhagen, Denmark
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Cabine was full of ants, the drains was stopped, the extra bed/sofa was bad, the beds was were short, the aircondition was wery noicy ant just on the other side of the wall to the bedroom. The office did't help us with our complains.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for providing us with valuable feedback on Sombrero Resort and Marina. We take serious that our guests do not have the best the experience when utilizing our accommodations. We are looking into those items that you have brought forth, but would be greatly enabled if you would contact us and provide us with which room your... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 via mobile

9 of us shared 2 rooms here during the low season, and paid a very low price per head. The rooms are actually "apartments" (there are long-term residents here), so there's a kitchenette and dining table. The odd thing was that the bedroom doors were missing, presumably to accommodate the king size beds, of which there were 2, which was... More 

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Gary R, Manager at Sombrero Resort & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review Sombrero Resort and Marina. We are glad that you found your accommodations to be suitable to meeting your needs and your budget. Staying at Sombrero Resort is an affordable alternative to Key West and located in the heart of the Keys within easy driving distance to the beach and other... More 

North Miami Beach, Florida
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Was exactly what we needed. Two adults, two children. First impression the front desk service was fantastic thanks to FRANCESCA. She was very accomodating and helpful concerning places to visit and eat. Thanks to her directions when we left the hotel to check out the beach behind the hotel, all we did was make a right and follow the road... More 

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Bradenton, Florida, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We had a very nice stay there. The room was very clean, the pool was sparkling and the staff was very helpful and friendly. The mattresses were not good and the pillows felt like they were filled with rocks.The very pretty but unnecessary bed spread was on the bed and had to be removed immediately. There was a full kitchen... More 

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Lizella
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We had reservations at Sombrero Resort and Marina, we had arrived a day earlier and I had called to see if we could stay that night and the person who answered the phone said that they were closing soon and that she would not wait for us to get there. The lady that I talked to was very rude so... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

We come to Marathon once a year and usually stay here. This year the restaurant and the Tiki Bars where both closed causing us to go elsewhere having to pay for cab's etc. We will not stay here again with no Tiki Bar or Restaurant! Also very minimal kitchen utensils available for use. Only enough coffee condiments for one! The... More 

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Additional Information about Sombrero Resort & Marina

Address: 19 Sombrero Boulevard, Marathon, FL 33050 (Formerly Sombrero)
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Sombrero Resort & Marina 2*
Number of rooms: 41
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Also Known As:
Boatman_s Sombrero Resort & Marina Hotel Marathon
Boatman_s Sombrero Resort And Marina
Marathon Key Sombrero Hotel
Marathon Key Sombrero Resort & Lighthouse Marina
Sombrero Hotel

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