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Overland Park, Kansas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to visit the Florida Keys with no experience and a limited frame of reference. After some investigation, we felt that prices generally increased the closer on gets to Key West. Since we only had one full day and two nights to explore, we decided to go for lower priced lodging and then driving into Key West for the...

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GulfViewResort, Operations Manager at Gulf View Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Dear Rob, We are glad that you decided to stay with us. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to being your lodging of choice if you are visiting the Keys again. Best regards, The Gulf View Waterfront Resort

Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful setting on the Gulf side with amazing sunset views!!!! The location is great....walking distance to the S.S. Wreck & Galley Grill with excellent food, close to many other restaurants, Dolphin Research Center, the Aquarium, and Sombrero Beach. One of the things we really enjoy about the Gulfview Inn is the laid back vibe. We have met some of the...

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GulfViewResort, Operations Manager at Gulf View Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sean & Dana, We were so happy to welcome you back this year. We are glad that you enjoyed your second get away here as much as your first. We look forward to having the pleasure of welcoming you next year. Best regards, The Gulf View Waterfront Resort

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For reasons I won't go into, we ended up in the Keys without a place to stay during Presidents' week and school vacation. Mike and his staff were able to provide lodging for us during our 5 day stay by being creative with room assignments. More work for them and extremely fortunate and accommodating for us! It totally made our...

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GulfViewResort, Operations Manager at Gulf View Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mike, We are so glad that things worked out for your family to stay here at The Gulf View. We are glad that you enjoyed the hammocks. We hope to welcome you back soon! Best regards, The Gulf View Waterfront Resort

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like many others trying to find that perfect place to wind down the day and take part in the anemeties that are offered with that stay that suit our personal tastebuds, this was a paradise for us. I felt compelled to write this review, although a little later than I had hoped, but, nonetheless, important, because I too based that...

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GulfViewResort, Operations Manager at Gulf View Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pam, It is such a pleasure to hear that The Gulf View was paradise for you. We are glad that you enjoyed the kayaks. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Best regards, The Gulf View Waterfront Resort

Maryland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Based on a review of various accommodations in the Marathon area on Tripadvisor, we recently stayed for 6 nights at the Gulf View Waterfront Resort. We were very pleased with the facility. It is family owned and run and the family members that we met were just the nicest people and as accommodating as they could be. While the fact...

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GulfViewResort, Operations Manager at Gulf View Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so glad that you chose to stay at The Gulf View, and we are also so happy that you felt the warm family atmosphere. We appreciate your detailed review and we hope to welcome you back soon! Best regards, The Gulf View Waterfront Resort

Appleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gulf View's positives outweigh the negatives: Family-owned operation - they are very friendly and accommodating. The view of the Gulf is fantastic. The rooms are small, but clean. The saltwater pool is excellent, so much better than a chlorine pool. The kids and us loved it. The property is small, but that's part of it's charm. The kids will love...

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GulfViewResort, Operations Manager at Gulf View Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your time here with your family. We are happy that you were able to go out on the water with the kayaks. We look forward to welcoming your family back soon! Best regards, The Gulf View Waterfront Resort

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a small room with a refrigerator, stove, sink and bed on one wall. (microwave on a shelf above the stove) Had a small, glass top, table with 2 chairs and a storage unit on the opposite wall. Opposite the bed was a dresser with a small flat screen TV....at the foot of the bed as seating to watch the...

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GulfViewResort, Operations Manager at Gulf View Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate your detailed review. We ​have​ address​ed​ the items you ​brought to our attention​. ​Our goal at the Gulf View is to provide a safe, comfortable and clean environment, and we welcome any information that helps us achieve that goal. We are delighted that you had an overall positive experience and would return. We hope to welcome...

Pawleys Island, South Carolina
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have traveled to the keys many times but this is the first time we took our two standard poodles with us . Often it is hard to find a nice place that allow large dogs This is the perfect spot. We would highly recommend this family owned and run facility for families, pet owners, seniors or anyone. There is...

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Dear Meri-Kathryn, It is a pleasure to hear that you were able to enjoy your vacation with your 2 poodles. We are glad that you found us and we hope to welcome you back soon! Best regards, The Gulf View Waterfront Resort

Pittsburgh
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Very nice casual place to stay. It's right on the water; super pretty. It's family owned and taken care of. Michael provided great customer service while there and with dining suggestions. Our room, #17,was clean. The showers were hot. We had a little outside patio. The property offers a nice pool, an area to hang out in, and use of...

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GulfViewResort, Operations Manager at Gulf View Waterfront Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We're glad to hear that you were able to take the kayaks out to explore and that you enjoyed your time here overall. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Best regards, The Gulf View Waterfront Resort

Champaign IL
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The whole staff was friendly and efficient and the place was clean and tidy. Noted: would be the fresh painted walls, new shower curtain and large fluffy towels:). They even provided beach towels. Although this was an apartment type rental they still provided daily cleaning, with supplies. Would recommend to anyone wanting a nice relaxing vacation on the gulf front,...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for recommending us. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back! Best regards, The Gulf View Waterfront Resort

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our small, private and charming property is located at the North end of Marathon on Grassy Key. We offer 11 exceptional units ranging from guest rooms with refrigerators and microwave ovens to efficiencies and one and two bedroom apartments with full kitchens - an accommodation to meet your needs. (We even allow your family pets!) Enjoy the heated pool, one of the largest in the middle keys or go out on our complimentary kayaks, canoes or paddle boats. We provide free WIFI, daily maid service and complimentary coffee and tea each morning. We also have a boat ramp and dockage available.The Gulf View Waterfront Resort has been family owned and operated since 1995. Come stay with us and discover our little piece of paradise.Susan, Mike, Stephanie, Jack & Casey Thank you for your interest in the Gulf View. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gulf View Waterfront Resort

Address: 58743 Overseas Hwy, Marathon, FL 33050-6021
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range: ₹ 7,402 - ₹ 14,280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“For better ocean view, request a second floor room but may change price. Didn't see elevator, so second floor means schlepping your luggage.”
 of 5 bubbles RobG917, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“best rooms are top floor balcony overlooking ocean”
 of 5 bubbles dianef869, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“air condition is too loud and the beds are bad...”
 of 5 bubbles 609achillesl, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“there are no elevators”
 of 5 bubbles JillW356, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are amazing”
 of 5 bubbles H7436OCerich, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
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