The Hammocks at Marathon

Marathon, Florida, Marathon, United States - View map

Hotel | Entire home/apt | 2 Bedroom(s) | 2 Bathroom(s) | For 6 Person(s)
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Carol Kelly
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Listed at since 4 Aug. 2010

Hotel | Entire home/apt | 2 Bedroom(s) | 2 Bathroom(s) | For 6 Person(s)



The Hammocks at Marathon is the Florida Keys at its best. The entrance road envelops you in lush tropical foliage and Caribbean music greets you at the door. The glass-enclosed lobby is impressive with its 60-foot cathedral ceilings and saltwater aquarium of a living coral reef.

With so much to do on site, you might not even want to venture out. The resort is bayside with a view you’ll never forget. Admire a menagerie of wildlife, from parrotfish, tarpon and lobster in the lagoon, to egrets, herons and pelicans among the mangroves. And don’t be surprised to see an iguana perched amid the resort’s dense vegetation. Palm trees, hammocks and tiki torches dot the landscape, while a sparkling pool and hot tub invite you to relax.

For an energetic atmosphere, turn to Barnacle Barney’s, an open-air tiki bar overlooking the on-site marina. The tiki bar offers two TVs, beer, wine, frozen drinks and a full menu, including local favorites from both land and sea. Every evening, Barnacle Barney’s hosts a “sunset celebration” punctuated by a cannon salute as the sun touches the horizon. You’ll also want to be on the lookout for our monthly pirate invasions!

Both water sports and fishing are only steps away. You can rent kayaks, boats and jet skis on site or charter a fishing boat for a thrilling day at sea.

There is no boat launch on site, however, a boat launch is available approximately ¾ mile from the resort.

Resort Amenities:
BBQ Grills
Fitness Room
Hot Tub
Internet Access
Jet Ski®/WaveRunner®
Movie Rentals
Outdoor Heated Pool
Tiki Bar

Wheelchair Accessible

Area Amenities:
Grocery/Convenience Store
Marina/Boat Launch
Massage Therapy/Spa
National/State Park
Water Sports

Minimum age for check-in: 23
Check-in: 3 p.m.
Check-out: 11 a.m.
Office hours: 24 hours
Late check-in procedures: NA
Nearest airport: Florida Keys Marathon (MTH), Key West (EYW) or Miami International (MIA)
Miles to resort: MTH - 4; EYW – 45; MIA - 113
Pets allowed? No
Smoking policy: Permitted in all villas. Ionizers available upon request.
Parking: On site, no charge, one vehicle per villa. No trailer, boat or RV parking available. For assistance, call resort prior to arrival.
Day use policy: Deposit required: Upon check-in, each reservation will be charged a $50 deposit for incidentals. Major credit card required.
Other notes:
Current construction: NA

Located midway along the Florida Keys, Marathon is just before the famous Seven Mile Bridge and only 50 miles north of Key West. While it has certainly grown, the pace is still relaxed and dress is always casual. Marathon is the ideal destination for snorkeling, diving and fishing. In fact, few places offer such a diversity of fish. The waters teem with cobia, sailfish, marlin, snapper, grouper, tarpon, Spanish mackerel and more. To see and do:

Snorkeling and Scuba Diving
Fishing and Sailing Charters
Sunset Cruises
Long Key State Park
Bahia Honda State Park
Sombrero Beach
Dolphin Research Center
For additional area information:
Jerry's Charter Service & Watersport Rentals

A $300 refundable damage is required. (Will be refunded within 2 weeks of checkout.) I will accept Visa & Mastercard, Moneyorder and check. Check must be received within 2 weeks after confirmation and acceptance of this rental agreement. If rental is after July 15th I will not accept a check.

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