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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 #9 of 19 Key Largo B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lakewood, California
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is very run down,our room was a patio converted into a room,all beds are FULL only and they put couples in these rooms,yes the old saying,if you are a diver your just in your room to sleep,but you cannot even do that,breakfast served horrible,even the oranges are bitter,really Florida oranges,be aware,be very aware!

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Martinsburg, West Virginia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Three friends and I spent 2 nights at the Pelican. The staff was very friendly and attuned to the needs of visitors. We stayed in the adjoining rooms, Pineapple and Bird of Paradise. The furnishings were old and eclectic in style and bathrooms were lacking in space and had drainage issues. One bathroom shower had nowhere to put soap, shampoo,... More

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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We only stayed for a night but we loved the location an wished that we could have stayed longer. I would like to go back and stay in a larger room. The room we were in was small but it was inexpensive and met our needs for this trip. The office manager was great and could not have been more... More

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Carrollton, Georgia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I gave this an excellent rating because my friend got a call about a left phone come to realize it was my brand new Iphone that got returned to me by the friendly staff. The room wasnt spacious but enough room for us to shower and sleep. We stayed for two days and the staff was super friendly. They offered... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love the location! Rented cute 1 bedroom on the water, for the second time. However was disappointed with the quality and type of continental breakfast, white bread is definitely out of fashion. Kitchen was missing simple items, such as can openers and utensils. Light bulbs were missing and switches didn't work. Attention to small details would make this hotel a... More

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Rhinebeck, New York, Usa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here last year in an 85$ room. This year went for the 65$ room. It was 7x9 with a larger bathroom and a better bed! (Better bed not the best) Had a fridge,microwave ,tv, and air conditioner all nicely tucked into the corner. Also had an outdoor seating that was more private than last years room. It served as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms were very clean & staff was so friendly, with a very welcoming smile. Price for room was responsible for the area. Had a lovely continental breakfast. Great view of bay! Only problem was the air fresher in room, way too strong and not necessary! Would absolutely stay again. Thanks Pelican!!!!!!!

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Stayed in Beach Daze Cottage with my husband and really liked The Pelican. As others have said, if you're looking for a 4 star, this isn't the place but it was exactly what we were looking for...quiet, relaxing and old Largo charm. Would have given 5 out of 5 BUT I have one HUGE complaint. Extremely uncomfortable bed which sagged... More

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Anniston, Alabama
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

I spent two of the most relaxing days of my life at The Pelican and have only one complaint. I didn't stay as long as I wanted to but I will remedy that soon by returning. Even though my room was clean and had everything I needed to be comfortable, I was in it only long enough to shower and... More

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Wallingford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

After flying from one snow storm to another, The Pelican was just what I needed to escape the harsh reality of February. I loved my room (Beach Daze)! It had a full kitchen including dishes, pots and pans, and a large bathroom with big fluffy towels. It was very clean with the quaint atmosphere one would expect in the Keys,... More

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Also Known As:
Hungry Pelican Hotel
Hungry Pelican Hotel Key Largo
Hungry Pelican Key Largo
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
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Suites
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Ranked #9 of 19 B&Bs / Inns in Key Largo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Pelican 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
All 23 of The Pelican's clean and quiet cottage rooms offer different options for relaxing and enjoying all that the Florida Keys has to offer. From experiencing the unique, laid-back bayfront atmosphere, to trying your hand at world-class sportfishing, diving and snorkeling , you are sure to find an activity that suits your tastes. And if that sounds too active, head to our small bayfront beach, where you can enjoy glorious sunsets, gentle breezes, a nap in a hammock or watch manatees and dolphins play. ... more   less 
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