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The Gardens Hotel

4.0 of 5 526 Angela St, Key West, FL 33040
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the phone call making the reservations to the checkout, we found The Gardens to be exceptional in every way. We enjoyed the peaceful ambiance, so the hotel's age limit policy is great. We had room 17, second floor overlooking the gardens. The outdoor veranda was so enjoyable. The outdoor bar and pool area was beautiful. The indoor wine experience... More 

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Washington DC
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54 reviews 54 reviews
11 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The grounds, location and service were excellent. It is a tranquil escape from the chaos of Duval and this particular property has received many Conde Nast awards throughout the years. We stayed in one of the four "New" cottages just built on the property. The unit itself (cottage #4)was impeccable - clean and with all the amenities. A couple of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed at The Gardens a few times and will continue to return! The surroundings are lovely as well as rooms and decor in communal areas. A real classic building. Seconds to Duval street. Romantic if a bit excessive, financially but for a special occasion worth it. The only downside I feel is the extra for parking and after... More 

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TOTOKeyWest, General Manager at The Gardens Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for you return visits with us and your comments. Parking is the number one issue in Key West. We provide secure parking on property, for a small charge. Not all of our guests have vehicles and we feel rather than raising rates, to just add a small charge for those who choose to park with us. Key West... More 

NW IL
2 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My fourth visit to Key West and The Gardens; I wouldn't stay anywhere else. The grounds, the room, the staff - all nearly perfect. Not inexpensive - especially over the holidays - but worth it! One quibble: I wish The Gardens would make their entire grounds non-smoking. They set out ashtrays at the pool and on the verandas. Had my... More 

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TOTOKeyWest, General Manager at The Gardens Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and comments! I get your concern over smoking. We will consider this. We appreciate all suggestions. More 

Ashford
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of the Gardens Hotel was perfect - centrally located to just about anything in the heart of Key West. It's only a block from Duval St but you wouldn't know it. We found several exceptional restaurants within walking distance.

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TOTOKeyWest, General Manager at The Gardens Hotel, responded to this review

Location, Location, Location! We have wonderful chefs and restaurants here on our tiny island, one right around the corner from us is Off The Hook. Not one complaint and only praise so far! More 

Annapolis, Maryland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
22 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The grounds are absolutely beautiful; room and bed (2nd floor cottage room overlooking fountain) was spacious and the bed was comfortable. Breakfast was lovely and the staff were always wonderfully helpful-booked bikes, dinners (sometimes challenging), water activities (take their recommendations). The bar was great and we spent late afternoons swimming. They let us spend all day there on the grounds... More 

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TOTOKeyWest, General Manager at The Gardens Hotel, responded to this review

We are happy you had a great visit with us! Our goal is five stars with every guest experience. The Cabana Bath is almost as big as one of our rooms! Our guests can enjoy the day, refresh there and head to their next destination. We hope to see you again soon! More 

London, United Kingdom
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85 reviews 85 reviews
22 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My challenge was to find an Island paradise for Christmas. I did. Kate's Secret Cottage in its own garden in the heart of Key West. Run by the amazing team at Garden's Hotel, the cottage is in an oasis of calm: sumptuous trees, humongous palms and orchids dripping from vines. The cottage has a restful living space, a stunning kitchen... More 

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TOTOKeyWest, General Manager at The Gardens Hotel, responded to this review

Christmas in Key West can be magical and we are so happy you shared you holiday with us! Thank you for your comments and we hope to see you again soon! More 

New Jersey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have stayed at The Gardens about 8 times and the place continues to amaze. In 2013 we decided that a change might be good and went to Antigua instead of Key West. We were so unhappy! The whole time we wished we were at The Gardens! So in December 2014 we went back. Everything was perfect.... More 

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TOTOKeyWest, General Manager at The Gardens Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your loyalty and return visits. That means a lot to us, more than you know. Nancy is fantastic and a great asset to our team. I’m wondering how big is the big birthday will be. Let us know in advance! More 

Wilmington, De
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Gardens deserves a 4 and 1/2 star rating, not quite 5 star. The setting is lovely, the staff as helpful as any i've ever experienced. This is an oasis of quiet just a block from Duval and the madness, although madness can be quite entertaining. We had requested two rooms on the upper level of the courtyard and received... More 

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TOTOKeyWest, General Manager at The Gardens Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Glad to hear all was well with your visit with the exception of some minor issues. In our tropical climate doors stick and locks stick. I have our maintenance crew spraying up all the locks and will keep up on them going forward. I have our team noting all shower rods in all rooms and... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a stay and there was a mixup with the reservation. The owner made things more than right by us. We have not stayed yet but we are already impressed with the customer service we received. I will post another review when we return!

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TOTOKeyWest, Manager at The Gardens Hotel, responded to this review

Snafu's happen and happy to hear all is well! We look forward to seeing you! Safe Travels! More 

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Address: 526 Angela St, Key West, FL 33040
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Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gardens Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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