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Island Bay Resort

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92530 Overseas Highway, Tavernier, Key Largo, FL 33070
Island Bay Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I spent last weekend at the Island Bay Resort. This hotel/motel is run by Mike and Carol who live on the property. What a nice couple and extremely accommodating. The "resort" is immaculately maintain and is very fitting for the Keys. It is small, very clean and has everything you need. The rooms have small kitchenettes with... More 

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Warrenton, Virginia
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was looking for a small resort which was quiet and private. This resort certainly fit the bill. When you drive in you know you are on vacation. The resort is well kept and has all the expected amenities. The owners are very pleasant and willing to do anything to make your stay more comfortable. One thing to keep in mind... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, owner operated resorts not too far down the Keys. Rooms are just as you see them online, and everything has been thought of- even a Sonos in the room. Everything exceptionally clean and tidy. Friendly, relaxed environment, Carol and Mike always happy to help on plans, trips etc, plenty to do in the Keys, and some good places to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to say that Island Bay Resort is like being on your own island! Our suite was so clean, spacious and quiet! We had our own beach area for island Bay guest! I guarantee that we will make this a yearly vacation, for Bill and I! Have recommended to my friends! Thank you for a pleasant and unforgettable vacation!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I came to this resort and found exactly what we were looking for. It is a perfect little place with privacy and it's so much more comfortable and inviting than one of those large resorts. The owners are unbelievably nice and I can tell they take immense pride in this resort. Will come back here for sure.

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st pauls nc
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

always nice and clean,carol & mike were great host. the resort is always very clean.a great place to get away from almost everything.we stayed in cabin #1 and also #10 that week,stayed longer than planned,enjoyed it.

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Peabody, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Key Largo. Palm trees. 10 bungalows on a quiet private beach each with a small deck perfect for reading, eating, or just having a glass of wine. Hammocks, lounge chairs, tiki huts, kayaks, snorkel equipment. Very well decorated inside and out. Friendly, helpful owners who are always on the property. Very good restaurants nearby on the water, with live music... More 

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Higgins Lake, Michigan
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This is truly a piece of paradise that we loved the first moment we saw it twelve years ago and it gets better every year! We have stayed at this small, unique resort fourteen times since our first visit. There are ten cottages, clean as a whistle, each decorated differently, and each with its own private deck. The private beach... More 

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Palm Coast, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

The resort is several individual cottages on the gulf side of the Keys, in a very tranquil setting with it's own private cove. The owners are on site, very nice, and have obviously put a tremendous amount of TLC into both the exterior property as well as the interiors of the cottages, which are reported to be all uniquely decorated.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful get away for a romantic weekend or fun for the whole family. The rooms are beautiful and clean and the atmosphere feels like you are on an exotic island. Carol and Mike are wonderful hosts and make you feel like family. You can tell that they put their heart and soul in this place. Highly recommend this resort... More 

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