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Rainbow Bend Fishing Resort

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Greensboro, NC
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We chose to stay at Rainbow Bend because of the access to half day use of motorboats, full breakfast and that the resort is oceanfront. Rainbow does "capture the spirit of the old Florida Keys" in every sense. BUT with a lot of charm. Yes the resort is old and in need of some TLC, but the spirit of the... More 

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Ormond Beach, Florida
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Tried Rainbow Bend for a 2 night birthday getaway with another couple. The grounds are well maintained with a beautiful view of the Atlantic. Rented a 2 bedroom upper apartment, with a great deck and view. The apartment itself left much to be desired. Even though it was a 2 bedroom apartment there was very little seating in the apartment.... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved this place from the moment we checked in... It is not modern, nor high end- but it is clean, comfortable, a beautiful location, and a romantic hideaway. The complimentary boat rental makes the stay well worth it. Seeing the keys by boat is the best way to experience 'kokomo' 😊 we will definitely return!

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been coming here since I was in college. The rooms are small and cheap. Perfect! Anyone who is visiting the Florida Keys has no business staying inside their rooms which is why Rainbow Bend is such a great option to have. The lobby has all of the essentials you may need or have forgotten. The people are warm and... More 

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Lake Wales, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to stay. Arrived on Sunday and we were upgraded to a room with a view. Staff was very friendly. Rooms were clean and bed was made daily with fresh towels left. We enjoyed fishing at night from their dock. Loved having my own patio. Resort is well maintained its makes up for the dated rooms. Only negative was... More 

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Cocoa, Fl
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Okay I will lay out some pros & cons & you can decide, while this resort wasn't what some would consider " perfect" it was perfect for us & just what we were looking for and more! Cons: the place could use some updating: like the pool & jacuzzi, & some outdated decor- however- it was Clean, friendly, super quiet,... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We returned to this excellent place to stay for those who enjoy privacy and activities on the Atlantic side of the Florida Keys.. Use of the Boston Whaler boat provided a nice get away to snorkel on nearby protected reefs.

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Latrobe, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I absolutely love the Keys, and the Rainbow Bend is a great place to stay and get the real feel for the Keys. All the staff there are so nice, we had poolside both times , we stayed in March and July, it is nice, clean, comfortable. The pool was so nice, my husband loves to fish... More 

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Hocking Hills, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Laid back, great people. Hideaway Cafe has wonderful food and wine. Breakfast included every morning was great, takeout to our room or in the restaurant. Beef Wellington is out standing! Use of the boat everyday was fun and convienent. Our poolside room was clean and comfortable. In June we had the pool and beach to ourselves. Will go back for... More 

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Miami, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All bathroom covered in mold. Everything old and dirty, very uncomfortable beds, AC loud and filter extremely dirty. It is not resort, it is worse then motel. This place should be soaked in Clorox for 3 days to be livable.

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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Additional Information about Rainbow Bend Fishing Resort

Address: 57784 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-5626
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range: $150 - $260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
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