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Recent Marathon reviews

  • Everything you would expect...and more.

    "The house is exactly the way the photos decpict. It is beautifully decorated. The bedrooms and bathrooms were comfortable and spacious and the kitchen is well-appointed. The best part is the privacy and beauty of the property. My favorite part of staying at Mar Azul was waking up every morning from the master bedroom and looking at the ocean view. If you are looking to get away, this is the perfect vacation home. Lisa and her staff was a joy to work with. She answered every call and email. One night after a storm, some of the trimwork on the patio was damaged. I called Lisa to notify her and she had someone come out right away to clean it up. My husband and I are already trying to plan our next stay at Mar Azul for next year. Marathon is a convenient place to stay in the keys if you are looking to "key hop" to the other islands."
    Guest: Melinda P. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 16, 2014
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  • Ocean view getaway, relax swim, eat,enjoy the good life.

    "Our vacation of one week was marvelous at the condo. It was very peaceful and not crowded. The people we did meet there were so nice. The pool is a real plus. Think we used it every day at 4:00pm when it was totally shaded. You could float and watch the ocean without getting sunburned. During the day we took advantage of the wonderful things available in the area. The dolphin research center and the turtle hospital were great. We adopted a turtle named April. Captain Hooks was a great place to charter a fishing boat. We had a super day and caught Mahi Mahi . After he filleted the fish we had like about 20 pounds of fish to take home! Nothing like really fresh fish for supper. Spirit snorkeling was great just before the seven mile bridge. Went out to Sombrero reef. The only activity not found around Marathon was parasailing . For this we drove to Key West. The condo was very comfortable and worked well size wise for our family. Everything we needed was there and nice quality furnishing. Some night we cooked but our favorite restaurant was the one close by on the gulf called the Island Fish Company. The view from the porch was amazing . Felt like we were on a cruise. I even got up to see the sun rise! If I hear of anyone wanting to go to the Keys I will tell them about coco plum."
    Guest: Mimi Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 5, 2014
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  • Worth the LONG Drive!

    "After driving over 1000 miles.... We were so pleased to see our home away from home! Pulling into the driveway with an immediate view of the Gulf was priceless! The kids, even our teenage boys, took notice and quickly jumped from the truck to explore. The outdoor room was nice, allowing them their "own space" in the evenings as they fished late into the nights... hoping to catch the big one! The interior was spacious, comfortable and offered beautiful views. During our visit, we were visited by the landscaper, maintenance and another man who said he was taking out the recycle. I would have rather their presents been less "noticeable" not knowing who's who made me a little uncomfortable with our stuff strewn about. Everyone was very friendly, however. I would highly recommend this beautiful home.... It would make an excellent couples retreat along with a great family vacation.... ours was filled with great memories!"
    Guest: jennifer d. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 20, 2014
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  • FAMILY OF 8

    "This home fit our family perfect! It was clean and well stocked just as described. Actually the sliding glass doors were so clean the kids ran face first in them a couple of times, it was pretty funny. With 2 adults and 6 kids ages ranging from 6 to 14 their was always things to do weather it was swimming in the pool, relaxing in the hot tub, walking to the beach, or fishing off the dock. Our whole family spent hours fishing right off the dock and caught all kinds of fish, including a nurse shark. Every morning we would go and sit on the dock and drink our coffee and watch the Iguanas come out of the trees on the otherside of the canal and then swim over to our side. Probably one of the best things the kids got to experience was almost every day when the tide came in a Manatee would swim down the canal. So we sprayed the hose in the canal a little and the Manatee came right over to the dock put it's head out of the water and we got to pet it. That was pretty amazing. So if you stay at this property and see a Manatee , spray the hose in the water a little and maybe you get a chance to pet a Manatee. We also visited Bahia Honda State Park it has a really nice beach and we did lots of snorkling there. We also visited Key West where we ate at the best restaurant called Hogfish Bar and Grill, the price are reasonable and the portions are well worth your money and excellent food ( Highly recommended!). We also visited The Turtle Hospital very information and the kids loved it. The owner of this property is great he provides you with everything you need to know while visiting. The other great thing about this property is all of the landscaping is wonderful because it makes it so much more private. I highly recommend this property it was well worth it and the owner was super quick with getting our security deposit back. Thank you! again Neil for sharing your home with our family we made lots of good memories on this vacation."
    Guest: SD Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 30, 2014
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Marathon Travel Tips

Marathon Rentals Are Ideal for Watersports Enthusiasts

The Florida Keys have long been considered to be one of the premier destination spots in the South Florida area. Marathon, in particular, is a popular favorite with vacationers. Considering the range of water sports offered just off the shores of Marathon, and conveniently near Marathon vacation homes, it is easy to see why so many people come to Marathon rentals year after year. Add in the choice of Florida Keys lodging on Marathon and you have an ideal tropical getaway destination.

Marathon Rentals for Scenic Views Right from Your Deck

One of the first things that you will notice about Marathon after you check into your Florida Keys lodging is that the views are absolutely spectacular. You could easily sit on the deck of one of the comfortable Marathon rentals and spend the day just simply gazing out over the ocean. When you feel up to something more exciting, Marathon offers plenty of choices, such as deep sea fishing excursions, kayaking, snorkeling or simply wandering along the beach.

Marathon Vacation Homes Are Comfortably Located near Everything

Marathon vacation homes provide more than just comfort and convenience. If you want to be situated right in the heart of all of the water sports that can be found on Marathon, there is no better way to do that than with condo or private home-style Florida Keys lodging. One of the most charming and unique "Keys," Marathon will provide you with lifetime memories.

Florida Keys Lodging Provides Privacy and Comfort

Marathon vacation homes are the ideal ways to enjoy your getaway to Marathon. Why be bothered with hotel or motel accommodations when you can choose from Marathon rentals that offer all of the conveniences and comforts of home? No matter how you choose to spend your vacation, you can come home at the end of the day to a private sanctuary. Prepare a meal indoors, on the grill or head out to sample some of the mouthwatering local cuisine. Visiting local bars in the area is the ideal way to end the day as you sip a beer or cocktail and watch the sun set.

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