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Merlin Guesthouse

811 Simonton Street, Key West, FL 33040
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Richmond, Virginia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location location location. It sets one block off of Duval street and is the perfect location. It is set back enough that you can relax and not listen to the 24/7 party but you can be in the thick of it via a 2 minute walk. Rooms are updated, clean, and the staff is great. I would stay here again.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in the King suite, room 20, and it was breathtaking! Huge room, private patio, huge bath and tub. Very comfortable with perfect view of pool and gardens. The people were do accommodating and wonderful. Breakfast was great. The location was walking/biking distance to everything. We couldn't have been happier and we will always stay here whenever we go... More

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Cocoa, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Love the atmosphere, the staff were great. Just wish the beds were more comfortable, great location next to everything. Parking not really a problem, staff assist with making sure you have somewhere to park. Again I really hope they replace the beds because we would love to revisit next year.

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at Merlins´! The hosts were very nice, the small pool is really relaxing (with a whirpool function - cool), free iced tea all the time. The area is quite, but in the center - you can easylly walk too all the reataurants and bars within minutes. Only the bed (queen) was a b it too small... More

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Ormond Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Had a great experience at the Merlin Guesthouse on our 10 year wedding anniversary!! Staff was very attentive to our needs. Jordan, the guesthouse cat, was really cool too! Great, central location. We will stay there again in the future :)

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Pawleys Island, South Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

My husband and I had a very enjoyable stay. The room was small, but very clean and comfortable. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed the continental breakfast and pool with the jets. While on the property you you felt very secluded and relaxed and then once you walked out you were 1 block from Duval Street where... More

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Hernando Beach, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

First room AC was broken but we were promptly moved to another room. It is very quiet and laid back. You can sleep in, breakfast is available in a small garden area. Location is very close to the main streets of town. We walked everywhere. On the last day we were allowed to leave our luggage in the office while... More

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Isla Mujeres, Mexico
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47 reviews 47 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

A block off duval..with some parking in and around the hotel for those that drive in.. We have stayed in two different suites and one of the small captains rooms. All were comfortable and clean. Service was very pleasant and attentive..the pool is nestled in a garden central to all the rooms..the price is line with the quality and the... More

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Golden, Colorado
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60 reviews 60 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Our room was not large but it was spotless, crisp white sheets and comfortable bed and pillows. Outdoor breakfast was relaxing - plenty of good coffee and numerous breakfast choices. The pool is small but it has jets and is soooo relaxing after a day of bike riding/sight seeing in Key West. The poinciana tree overhung the patio and it... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

This place is transporting! Lush gardens keep it quiet and make it feel special. It is parallel to Duvall by 2 blocks so it is quiet. You can walk everywhere. We stayed in room 11 which is in the middle of the complex. There are some rooms that face the street, these might not have been as quiet. That being... More

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Address: 811 Simonton Street, Key West, FL 33040
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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