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The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Marathon

13201 Overseas Highway, MM 53.5, Marathon, FL 33050-3548
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  • Main Attraction Charter Fishing
    0.8 km
  • 2 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 6 days ago
Great Place
Stayed at the HI Express on January 9, 2017 and loved it... more
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Tallahassee
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at the HI Express on January 9, 2017 and loved it. Friendly, efficient check in and large clean rooms with a great view. The restaurant out back, Tarpon Creek, had great happy hour specials on both food and drink. Will definitely go back.

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Destin, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

We booked this hotel for a short two night vacation after a cruise to visit Key West and was sorely disappointed. The person I spoke with over the phone prior to booking assured me they have pet free rooms even though they are a pet friendly hotel. The room smelled badly of wet dog and mold and was loaded with...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife and I drove down to Marathon to meet friends who rented a condo there. Front desk people were OK, not great. Had a room that was on the ground floor and it was noisy. Walls seamed to be a bit thin. Room was clean, beds were a bit lumpy. WiFi, bathroom were good. Breakfast was just OK. Parking was...

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Rockaway, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Considering how humid the FL Keys can get this hotel did not have a musty smell. The rooms and hotel lobby were nice and clean and the hotel staff were very courteous and friendly. The breakfast was the usual Holiday Inn Express fare. The breakfast room was clean and the staff kept all of the food well stocked. I am...

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Miami Beach, Florida, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed two nights with my friend for a quick getaway with the kids and I can tell you the only thing going for this hotel is their friendly housekeeping and maintenance staff. The front desk agent Yvette was not only rude but not helpful. First my son went to ask for anew room key and she wouldn't give it...

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Marathon, responded to this review

Hi Firebolt O, Thanks for allotting time to leave feedback about our property. Friendly accommodations has always been one of our goals and with that in mind, I'm pleased to know that our hospitable housekeeping and maintenance staff were able to make a positive impact on your 2-night stay. On the downside, I regret that one of our Front Desk...

Marshfield, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in November for 1 night. Very friendly staff. Good hot breakfast. Clean rooms and amazing pool overlooking water. Close to Bahia Honda State Park. Restaurant next to hotel is awesome, well priced and good menu selections.

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Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice value property in Marathon. Room was large and very clean, and pretty standard for the brand. We had a front facing room with a slightly obstructed view of the gulf. The pool area here is very nice. It is located in a well landscaped area along a canal. Along the water there is a small boardwalk that runs the...

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Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel exceeded my expectations. It is a typical HI but this hotel got all the "big" stuff right - friendly hotel staff, clean rooms, plenty of hot water under good pressure, an AC unit that can maintain a good temperature 24 hrs/day, and a good FREE breakfast that gets resupplied consistently. It was also nice to have a fridge...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the breakfast area was very nice and the choice of food was very good. However, don't stay here if you have a pet. they charge $75 for a pet. No one else charges that!! I did however, go to the front desk and explain that no where on the website did I see that price and they did refund me...

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Green Bay
Reviewed 9 December 2016

We were part of a group of 120 bicycle rides traveling from Key Largo to key West. Marathon was our half way point. The group and a great dinner by the pool overlooking the canal. The rooms and service were great. This definitely worth considering for a stay in the Keys.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We invite you for a fun-loving tropical vacation at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites in the fabulous Florida Keys. Stay with us for fun in the sun and the convenience of local businesses, the Florida Keys Marathon Airport (MTH), and local island attractions. Our hotel is pet-friendly and 100% smoke free.The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Marathon is located in the heart of the Florida Keys; a short drive from Key West. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Marathon

Address: 13201 Overseas Highway, MM 53.5, Marathon, FL 33050-3548
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Marathon
Price Range: RM814 - RM1,540 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Marathon 2.5*
Number of rooms: 113
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“Stay on the upper floors.”
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“During winter, when the pool is getting little use, a room overlooking the pool is quieter than most.”
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“Rooms are quieter on the 3rd flood north side..”
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