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Prince Frederick, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on the bottom floor of the Octagon House (as my wife called it) Very nice, and walked right out to the water. No beach, per se, but still walked into the water for a bit. Kayaks, pool, hot tub, free breakfast. Enjoyed our stay.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great time! This is a perfect starting point for the trip. The boat was fun, definitely wear sunscreen. I was kinda taken aback by the surprise fees at the beginning. It was a dealbreaker. but I actually enjoyed this location immensely. Would go there again. Just know when you book here taxes and resort fees excetera ran a...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Warning: I was offered incentive for 5 stars, so ratings may be skewed. Which is what we found. Nice, but certainly not 5 stars. Restaurant is top notch - excellent food and atmosphere. Beach is beautiful but not swimmable. Room was clean. Whole place is a bit run down. Excellent fishing resort, which is how it's listed. Excellent staff.

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1Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off we are from Canada. We wanted to stay in Key West but with the dollar being as bad as it is for us we decided to stay an hour away. We found a place that was $160/night USD. I had some questions and called a few days after booking and the ‘nice’ lady on the phone upgraded us...

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OK first if your looking for a 5 star, check another.... This is a typical, quaint Old Key West resort. Low key, laidback :) Yes some of the furniture is dated. Our bed was comfy, sheets were clean and smelled fresh, we had an efficiency apt which included a fridge, stove, micro and dishes, some silverware and a coffeepot.Was plenty...

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Saratoga Springs, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can't say enough about Rainbow Bend. We had a great time out on the boat. Room 15 faced the beach and provided great views. Melony at the front desk couldn't be friendlier or more helpful. Derrick and Bob were amazing on the docks. It's not the place to go if you want a bunch of nightlife within walking distance but...

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Kewaunee, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WE have been going to Rainbow for 4 years now. It's all about the boat! The breakfast is good also. We go here to use the boat, we are fisher people. WE can always find a place to fish. The dock hands are helpful and knowledgeable. The resort itself offers different style rooms, from fisherman rustic, to pretty fancy. Our...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My brother, nephews and I spent a week in paradise at Rainbow Bend fishing resort. This small personal laid back resort was exactly what we were looking for. We loved the staff, especially the dock fellas that went out of their way to help us any way they could. Having our own fishing boat every day was amazing! The atmosphere...

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Miller Place, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For the second year, back to Rainbow Bend. We just love it there. Has everything we need, low key, no stress. Stayed 9 nites, went fishing 7 days . Out every am at 8, lots of fish, lot of sharks, nice fight. Nice to see all the same faces, makes you feel comfortable. If life allows, will be back next...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We absolutely loved Rainbow Bend, one of the Keys' best kept secrets! The price was great, particularly with all of the extra amenities included and the location was ideal. We are looking forward to returning!!

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Rainbow Bend Fishing Resort

Address: 57784 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-5626
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range: $203 - $331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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“octagon room”
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“I really like the Octagon, but if you are a couple that might be over kiil”
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“depends on how long you stay in your room and wind direction”
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