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The Pelican

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   99340 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 99.3, Key Largo, FL 33037 (Formerly Hungry Pelican Motel)
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Ranked #11 of 19 Key Largo B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
RonnieAndMercedes Miami, Florida
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Miami, Florida
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7 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Pelican is in a fantastic spot, with an excellent view for sunsets. It's fairly priced compared to most places around. The rooms have small refrigerators and microwaves, which were great to have. Breakfast was convenient and simple with pastries, fruit and toast. Richard was very pleasant, hospitable and approachable, unlike Ossy, who was a jerk. Richard came to our... More

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Holiday, FL
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here a few times over the past few years. This time I thought it was pricey for what you get. When we checked in the room had a very overpowering sweet smell, like a room freshener. But the smell was so strong it was irritating. I was aware of the smell most of the night because I... More

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7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always go back to the same place, love it so much! The room we always rent is the one near to the water and the tiki, we are customers since 2005 and returned every year since then, they serve breakfast every morning, the sunset is incredible, is well located near groceries, liquor and pharmacy. The staff is great. The house... More

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keywesters, General Manager at The Pelican, responded to this review

We are very pleased that you stays continue to be enjoyable!! The staff continues to make improvements to our facility and works hard to keep our guests comfortable. Please come back and see us soon again!! Fall is a wonderful time of year in the Florida Keys!! More

Anaheim
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here 2 nights while diving with Key Largo Dive. There were 12 of us so we had 6 rooms. Some rooms were really small with barely two beds in them while others, like ours had plenty of space with a couch and even a kitchen. We were the lucky pair! Real nice that they have a continental breakfast... More

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Bradenton, Florida
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I am not the kind of person who likes to give a bad review, but I have to be honest. This place was a little disappointing. I don't mind an older cottage style hotel. In fact this place would have been acceptable if the bed were comfortable. The room was small but fairly clean, the cottages out-dated, the water pressure... More

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keywesters, General Manager at The Pelican, responded to this review

We are very disappointed with the outcome of your stay and work very hard to keep our guests happy. Obviously in your case we failed. But we do not have this complaint logged in our guest issues log nor do we have a comment card on file. We do keep an up to date log of our mattress inventory and... More

Ipswich, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We booked this place via a recommendation from a local dive centre and found it a great place to stay if you want a quiet break. The rooms are cleaned every day and were fine. We were able to park outside our room which was a short walk to the breakfast area. Kayaks are also available to borrow free of... More

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Sarasota, Florida
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18 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We only stayed one night at the Pelican but it is the kind of place you could stay for a week or more. There are individual Old Florida style cottages and communal space outside for lounging. They also have their own boat ramp. The Pelican is not fancy but is clean and comfortable and reasonably priced. I would definitely stay... More

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Palm Bay, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

If u are looking for luxury, keep searching elsewhere. You won't find it at the pelican. What you will find are cozy little rooms near the bayside for a great price. Rooms are clean enough but very small (we stayed in Pisces). We did enjoy the charcoal grills throughout the property and used them to save money on dining out.... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

There is no major chain that could be The Pelican. The staff is friendly and the rooms are very, I mean very clean. Not only do they loan you a kayak but you can check out and they will hold your stuff and will let you shower there too. I would not recommend this place to anyone because I want... More

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keywesters, General Manager at The Pelican, responded to this review

We are very excited to hear your wonderful reviews of your stay with us. The Pelican staff works very hard to make each guest experience positive and this type of feedback keeps us moving forward! Please come back and see us soon again!! More

Orlando, Florida, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I have stayed there several times for my many scuba diving short trips. It is great location, close to marina where all the boats are parked and many small beach front restaurants. Customer service is quite good as for such a small place, rooms are clean and serviced daily, kayak rentals is free of charge for hotel guests. Make sure... More

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Address: 99340 Overseas Hwy, Mile Marker 99.3, Key Largo, FL 33037 (Formerly Hungry Pelican Motel)
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Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key Largo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Pelican 2*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Hungry Pelican Hotel Key Largo
Hungry Pelican Key Largo

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