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Saint Marys, GA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2013

Family run hotel. Nothing fancy, but clean and well supplied. We had access to canoe, kayaks, bicycles without fee. Also gas grill for each unit outside. Very nice pool for the few rooms. A little slice of paradise!

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Jacksonville, FL
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43 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2013

We had a delightful time and enjoyed our stay at this hotel. Please don't go there expecting glitz or flash. This lovely slice of heaven is OLD FLORIDA at its best. We brought a cooler with hopes of being able to cook a couple of meals and we weren't disappointed. There were several grills on the property and we used... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2013

We stayed here mid November based on the great reviews. While the property does look pretty much like the pictures, (although the owner told us they were taken quite a while ago), it is dated and in dire need of some TLC. Our host Mike, was friendly and welcoming and gave us a few recommendations for places in the area.... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2013

We spent last week (16-23 Nov) at the resort with our two furkids. I can only give high remarks to Mike and his wife for having a great pet-friendly place that you can visit in the keys. The grounds are excellent with a great gulf view, crystal clear pool and even its on aviary. The only area of improvement that... More 

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Sundridge, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Beautiful palm trees, water right out front, spotless pool and friendly people. That is what you will get when you are at the Gulf View. The owner, Mike gave us excellent recommendations for restaurants. We stayed on the 2nd floor in the Blue and Gold Macaw Room. It was clean and had a fridge, microwave, stove and kitchen. It was... More 

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Alexandria
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 November 2013

If you are looking for the Marriott this is not your place, but are if you are in the keys to enjoy the beauty, weather and the palm trees with very friendly people you should check this place out. It's located on the bay side of the keys on a property full of palm trees and beautiful sunsets. My fiancé... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2013

This place is an awesome place to spend time relaxing. Nice swimming pool, great views, free kayaks and canoe usage, nice rooms, very nice owners. We went down to the Keys with no plan in mind. When we decided to start looking for a place to stay the night we found out that all of the big hotels were all... More 

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Lansing, MI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2013

My husband and I recently spent 5 nights in a one bedroom, ground level accommodation at the Gulf View Resort. Our room was fairly clean, but the housekeeper never mopped the floors while we were there, so my bare feet got black on the bottom whenever I walked around the room. Our 2 double beds were both quite uncomfortable. We... More 

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Oak Lawn, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2013

Two weeks after being away from Florida we long to be back. The Gulf View resort was a perfect part of our week long stay in the Keys! We loved the view from the 2nd story balcony window through the palm trees...it was soooo cool every morning. On top of that there was freshly brewed coffee for everyone under a... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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Reviewed 15 October 2013

My wife and I stayed at Gulf View Waterfront Resort October 8-12 and couldn't have been happier with our choice. Mike was very knowledgable about where to eat, places to see and charters to book for snorkeling and fishing. The room was clean and well furnished. The location is perfect being centrally located in the Keys and is right next... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • 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: ₹ 7,746 - ₹ 14,943 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“there are no elevators”
 of 5 bubbles JillW356, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are amazing”
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“You are asssigned a suite based on the # of bedrooms needed.”
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“Get an upstairs room”
 of 5 bubbles CWMH, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
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