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The Gardens Hotel

4.0 of 5 526 Angela St, Key West, FL 33040
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Boston, Massachusetts
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Gardens Hotel is a fabulous location -- it's far enough away from the hustle and bustle of Duval Street to be a peaceful retreat, yet close enough that restaurants and activities can readily be walked to. The staff are charming, helpful and eager to please. Breakfast is included and is satisfactory - a bit heavy on fat (i.e. whole... More 

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

Thank you for visiting with us! We try to meet a balance with our breakfast, something for everybody, healthy options and yummy extras. Our location in the heart of old town Key West offers a variety of culinary options as well. We thank you for your comments! More 

Warren, New Jersey
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stopped by this oasis on a Sunday night for wine and jazz -- surprisingly pretty grounds hidden from the street and exceptional music. This time, a jazz group anchored by a harpist was simply delightful. If you don't stay here, it is a Sunday night visit worth making.

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

Yes, we agree with you, our Jazz In The Gardens each Sunday is a locals favorite and open to the public. We are blessed to have our great performers each Sunday. It is a treat for all of our guests staying with us as well and a great time to mix and make new friends. We also have our Cabaret... More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The new private little house called Kate's Cottage is delightful and peaceful except for a vocal rooster whose territory is in the yard. One can't help the chicken population of Key West! Few minor glitches made the expensive price tag bite a little. Decor seemed like cheap goods from discount store. Fake flowers are not ok in a beautiful setting.... More 

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

Kate's Cottage is a magnificent tropical forest in the heart of Old Town Key West. Once the famous Nancy Forester's Secret Garden. Over 11,000 square feet of rare and exotic trees, bamboos and tropical's. The actual cottage is about 800 square feet and filled with wonderful windows looking out at this enchanted forest. The furnishings are hand picked by Kate... More 

Toronto, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With well deserved awards from Trip Advisor and Conde Nast year after year, it would be hard to add a significant new detail to a five star rating. But I'll try. On our second visit to the Gardens Hotel, we barely left the grounds. It was the end of our trip down the Keys. Temperatures were cool - high 60's,... More 

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

Great review! Thank you! I apologize for the shower head. I have my team checking every single one so this does not inconvenience anyone. Thank you for staying with us while in Key West, we appreciate it! More 

San Diego, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I arrived, I was promptly greeted by someone who offered a glass of champange. Ken checked me in and he was great with arranging a bicycle for my stay as well as arranging massage. I felt very welcomed right away! I stayed at #3 in the main house. Room was clean. Bathroom is small but I expected this given... More 

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

Thank you for your comments. I am sorry your stay was not perfect in every way. We work hard to make everything perfect. Our historic gardens are the largest Tropical forest in Key West and we utilize a lot of resources on keeping them the way they are for everyone to enjoy. I am curious about your comment with regard... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is simply a beautiful and unique hotel. What you see on their website is accurate. If anything the reality is better! You can't put ambience on a website. For our stay, there was a piano concert of uniquely arranged Christmas music played by a wonderfully accomplished pianist. There was a fabulous jazz concert, that Saturday, in the garden area... More 

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

Wonderful to know you.had a great time at our Hotel! Our Cabaret in the early evenings and then Jazz on Sunday's are very popular with our guests and a great way to relax in the Gardens with a great glass of wine. Thank you so much for your comments and we hope to see you soon! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at The Garden for the first time while attending MOTOM last October. It was a beautiful, peaceful place to retreat and recharge. The breakfast reminded us of the ones we had in Italy. Wonderful fresh fruits and breads, espresso cheeses meats and a hot dish. Our room had a veranda where we could relax have a glass and... More 

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

Wow! We love a great review and happy guests! Breakfast is really a hit, we are so happy you enjoyed it along with our kitty Tiger Lilly. She loves everyone too! More 

Gainesville, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife & I love to stay at The Gardens--we go to Key West at least once a yr, & The Gardens is always our go-to when we don't stay on the beach. The rooms are my favorite-hardwood floors, marble bathrooms, antique furnishings, private entrances & wide front porches-perfect KW style. The main house is beautiful, as are the 1/4... More 

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

Thank you for returning to The Gardens Hotel! We appreciate the loyalty! The new thing is the Heart of Duval, central location between the Atlantic and the Gulf! I am so happy you enjoyed our staff and the property! We are looking forward to your next visit with us! More 

Miami, Florida
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have walked past this hotel many times, and have always wanted to stay here. Finally we had the opportunity, and it didn't disappoint. We had a great time, and would definitely stay here again. The staff was very inviting, and the rooms were kept very clean the entire time we were there. They even have a... More 

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

So happy to hear you finally decided to stay with us and that you enjoyed our property. The d’vine Wine Gallery is a big hit. Thank you for the nod to our staff, they work very hard to make your visit perfect in every way! More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Gardens is an outstanding choice among Key West B and B's for top level service, friendliness and restful respite from the crowds on Duval Street. Our room 16 overlooks the central garden and patio--with one acre of grounds, rooms are set well back from the quiet side streets. The grounds are beautifully planted and maintained. The pool has the... More 

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

What a nice review and thank you! We are blessed on this island to have great talent doing other jobs! It is part of our far from normal campaign! 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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