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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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Rating summary
  • 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Island Bay Resort for three nights in cottages 9 and 10. What a wonderful experience! Everything was top notch and immaculately clean. All amenities were well anticipated. We spent a lot of time just browsing around - sitting in different beautiful property areas (like the swing, our courtyard patio, the beach and the dock for sunsets).... More 

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Fleetwood, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We recently stayed 6 nights in the Sunsets Suite. This was our third visit to Island Bay, and we were thrilled to see the improvements Mike and Carol made to the property since our last stay two years ago. This is an ideal resort for people who like peace and quiet and the feeling of being in a tropical paradise.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Highly recommend the Island Bay Resort. My wife and I spent a delightful 7 nights staying in the Islamorada cottage. Everything was functional, clean and reliable. Mike and Caron were very helpful and attentive all the time and the cleaning ladies were very courteous and considerate. Ideally located for daily excursions. We will definitely be planning on staying again.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed here 6 nights in February. We stayed in the room closest to the beach which was awesome! I would highly recommend that room. There was a great patio right off our room which we spent all our time on when we were at the resort. Relaxing mornings and beautiful sunsets. The room has a fridge,... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent one night at Island Bay Resort in early March. We checked in with the owner, Mike, who was very friendly and accommodating. Our bungalow was spotless and about 100' from a private beach. The grounds are meticulous and compact. Comfortable lounge chairs are waterside and under palm trees. Kayaks are available with self-access. The bungalow has a fully... More 

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Bellmore, New York
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I travel ALOT both for business and for pleasure. I usually stay at larger places with more amenities and rarely stay at the same place more than once. We missed this place so much we returned for the second time in three years. Mike and Carol keep the place immaculate. Their love of what they do comes shining through in... More 

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ANOKA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for three nights on the second half of our Florida Keys trip. Wished we would have stayed here for a couple more nights! This place is ideal for exploring the keys and retreating back to your little piece of paradise! I can not believe the attention to detail here- the place is spotless, each of the cottages theme... More 

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Island Bay Resort last year and couldn't wait to return again in 2015. This is a special piece of Paradise, owned and loved by Mike and Carol, who are friendly, gracious hosts. This year we enjoyed our stay in Room 7, which featured a very comfortable bed, kitchen and small sitting area. As others have written, one would... More 

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West Newbury, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the 2nd year in a row, we so enjoyed our stay at this very special property. With the intimacy of just 10 cottages, a relaxing beach area, & stunning sunsets, we feel very lucky to have discovered Island Bay Resort. Kayaks, grills, adirondack chairs by the bay, comfy lounge chairs, & special touches all throughout the property make it... More 

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Bloomington, Minnesota
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My wife and I travel a lot and cleanliness is the one thing we expect in our accommodations. Our unit was a clean as we've ever seen. Island Bay gets great marks just for that alone. We enjoyed he Tiki hut as it blocked the wind on the cold days we were there. We weren't able to enjoy the chairs... More 

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