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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lil Bamboo is a great houseboat located on Dream Bay Resort. Big enough for 2 and probably fine if you have one or two young kids as well! It's private and well equipped. It feels a bit like luxury camping with the best sunset you can imagine. Centrally located if you want to snorkel/dive, drive around in a convertible, visit... More 

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Thank Erica R
Evansville, Indiana, United States
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We rented the Deckhouse for a week and it was very nice.Mom had her own bedroom and bathroom which she loved and the setting was gorgeous.We like privacy and relaxation and this had both. The house sits back from the private beach and that was just fine. This is a private vacation home and not a villa. We have stayed... More 

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Thank Linda B
florida
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My husband and I stayed for a week in August. We stayed in the Banana Cabana. We brought our 2 dogs and our 20ft pontoon boat. The cottage is really nice and comfortable, it is a completely remodeled 2 bedroom mobile home. Everything(almost) has been updated. The kitchen is fully equipped for normal cooking. There is a coffee maker, blender... More 

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tcln, Owner at Dream Bay Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're glad you enjoyed your stay. Our mattresses do get a lot of use, since we stay so busy, and we replace them almost every year. It's time for a replacement in Banana Cabana. We appreciate your feedback and hope you come back again soon! More 

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34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed with friends but loved the resort! Nice setup for hammocks and just tables under the palms. Restrooms clean. Great view on the water. Very nice. Would have stayed longer given time. Prices were pretty reasonable from my research.

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1 Thank Linda M
Miami, Florida
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Beautiful view, beautiful outside property, great location ............but just okay living quarters. I guess I'm spoiled - but when I go on vacation, I want to stay somewhere just as nice as my home or possibly nicer. The villa is a trailer and it has so much potential! Cute colors and enough space but it's the little things that make... More 

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1 Thank BBB305
tcln, Owner at Dream Bay Resort, responded to this review

I'm very sorry you were disappointed with the shower curtain, the mattress, and the AC grates. We replace those grates frequently. I guess in a saltwater environment they rust faster, but we do replace them every year. I will look into the other issues you experienced. We hope you will give us another chance and stay with us again. More 

Lakeside
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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

This April my husband and I joined another couple for a week in the banana cabana and had a wonderful time! Beach was small but lovely with plenty of chairs for lounging, a scattering of tiki shade huts, some decent snorkeling in the grass beds off the beach and along the jetty, and friendly guests. The deck was great for... More 

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tcln, Owner at Dream Bay Resort, responded to this review

We're so glad that you enjoyed your stay! I just wanted to point out that we should have plenty of cooking supplies - pots, pans, and measuring spoons should be in the cabinets and drawers. Maybe you didn't see what you were looking for, and if anything is missing that you need, my staff will be very happy to get... More 

london
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29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

The accomodation was good, the bed was really comfortable. The boat had everything you needed for a holiday. All the neighbours were really friendly and all made you feel so welcome. Abby was a great host and nothing seemed too much trouble. The boat is in a brilliant location for all the local bars and restaurants. If the weather had... More 

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Thank Brianm996
London, Canada
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31 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016

We were there in 2012 and were very disappointed. The so called manager was Tanya's younger son who was kept busy entertaining a couple of young ladies who were much nicer to view than the resort. Yes, I was disgusted and NO we were not disagreeable but after 4 days of fighting for a toilet to work, burned out bulbs,... More 

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tcln, Owner at Dream Bay Resort, responded to this review

Wow, such a nasty review...and 4 years later? Things have changed at Dream Bay, although I'm still the owner. My young son passed away in 2014 in a boating accident. Rock Star died the same year. We have wonderful new marina tenants - quieter ones I suppose - but many guests loved both my son and Rock Star. I'm sorry... More 

Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Our large Florida family absolutely LOVED Dream Bay Resort. We rented the Tropicasa & one other 2/2 house on the property. It was so accommodating & the kids loved it. We had 9 adults (30-65 yrs old) and 4 children (under 5). We also brought our 2 chihuahuas. The beach was perfect for us. It was private-- all ours, and... More 

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4 Thank J_Pate561
tcln, Owner at Dream Bay Resort, responded to this review

We're thrilled you loved Dream Bay and found it perfect for your family vacation. The beach and water toys do provide lots of fun for everyone, and Tropicasa is great for family get-togethers. We hope to see you back again soon! More 

Orlando, Florida
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

My sister from Virginia came with me to help celebrate my husband's 50th birthday. We stayed at the Banana Cabana and loved the resort. Although the unit was smaller than the others, it was clean and had a updated kitchen. We noticed (as another viewer mentioned) that if you had a visitor come to the door, they would be able... More 

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3 Thank Candy J
tcln, Owner at Dream Bay Resort, responded to this review

We're so glad you had a great stay, and that Maggie and Murphy did too! Hope to see you back at Dream Bay again soon. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dream Bay Resort is a small, family-owned resort and marina located in Key Largo, Florida. We offer a limited number of vacation rentals with dockage and spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico. For many of our guests, one of the truly memorable parts of their vacation at Dream Bay is meeting all of the colorful locals that reside here. Friendships are made and guests often wish to stay in contact. Pets are welcome, trailer parking, and boat slips on site. Wireless internet is also available on the entire property, including the beach.Our friendly "compound" includes four rental houses, plus a small marina, which allows for a boat to kept here at no additional charge. A fishing jetty, tiki, picnic tables, and a small assortment of other residents and guests add to the laid-back, "keysey" charm. We are also convenient to Key Largo's main attractions, like John Pennekamp Park, many fine restaurants, sport fishing fleet and shopping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dream Bay Resort

Address: 4 Woodward Way, Key Largo, FL 33037-2427
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key Largo
Price Range: £80 - £280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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Dream Bay Resort Key Largo, Florida
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“Large deck in front, enclosed backyard for dogs, split two bedroom configuration.”
 of 5 bubbles lindabB7430VR, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles ThePuslinchguy1, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend Tropicasa as it is much larger than the other properties.”
 of 5 bubbles lordchew, 7 Jul 2014 | Read review
“The smaller of the 2 master bedrooms (en suite bathrooms) was a little noisy if people were on the back patio; otherwise all of the rooms are equally nice. Beds were very comfortable!”
  • Backyard Patio
 of 5 bubbles 536kerries, 13 May 2014 | Read review
“Abby has 3 boats in her fleet. Check for her on AirBnB.com”
 of 5 bubbles 144MichelleB, 8 Oct 2013 | Read review
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