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La Mer Hotel and Dewey House

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   504-506 South St, Key West, FL 33040
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Ranked #15 of 98 Key West B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2007
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Asheville, NorthCarolina
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2007

We stayed at the Dewey House and it was very nice. The house was very quaint and charming with an "museum-like" quality to it. The innkeeper John was absolutely the highlight of the hotel. He was very friendly, welcoming and full of local knowledge. On the downside, I would not recommend this hotel for your honeymoon if you are looking... More

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Jacksonville, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2007

We absolutely loved the Dewey House! We had a room on the first floor, which we were a little worried about. When we got there, we saw that our room was right next to the entrance. But- it was actually not a problem. It was very quiet, clean, attractive, comfortable, and very big. We had a private porch off of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2007

We were due to stay at the Inn at Key West, but due to it's location we tried our luck here on the off chance. The staff were excellent, particulary John C who is the Housekeeper. He made us feel very welcome and made a room available for us. We couldn't fault this place, the beach front location was ideal,... More

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Marlton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2007

My husband and I stayed at the Dewey House over Easter Vacation. We were extremely impressed! The breakfasts had fresh fruit, coconut pastries, whole grain breads, waffles, fresh squeezed o.j. etc.. Four o' clock teas included yummy keylime pie, fruit, cookies, etc.. Innskeeper John Cline could not have been more accomodating and made a point of sitting down and talking... More

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2007

It is said that you should look for reviews from people that reside within your local geography. For instance, someone in Europe may give a hotel a spectacular rating versus someone from New Jersey. As such, let me start by saying that I'm from New York City and while I'm not rich by any stretch of the imagination, I don't... More

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Lincolnshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2007

We stayed at La Mer for two nights in June whilst touring Florida, it was the perfect loaction. Our room was immaculate and looked onto the beach you cant get better than that! John the innkeeper was a fantastic host and made us feel very welcome. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will definitely return one day hopefully for longer!!

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Hagerstown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2007

this is the 3 time we stayed at the Dewey House which is right next door to the Hotel. What a great place to stay the Staff is beyond wonderful, they make you feel like your family. We will never stay anywhere else. Can't wait to go back.....hopefully in November, June is a little warm for me. What is so... More

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Chattanooga, TN
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2007

We got married on South Beach (at the La Mer Hotel) this weekend. I am going to keep this short but it was pure perfection and John the innkeeper is the best! Best breakfast and 'tea time'. We had a blast and my family and friends stayed next door at the southernmost on the beach and though it was very... More

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NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2007

A group of friends went to Key West for a 40th birthday party weekend. Most of us stayed at the La Mer Hotel and Dewey House. What a find! The rooms are beautifully appointed, and they have incredible views overlooking the beach and ocean. They are located at the quiet end of Duval Street, but everything you want to do... More

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Address: 504-506 South 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 — La Mer Hotel and Dewey House 4*
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Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Key West's only beachfront bed and breakfast. Enjoy complimentary gourmet, continental breakfast and tea hour daily on the Dewey Terrace. The La Mer Hotel and Dewey House are part of the Southernmost Hotel Collection. As our guest, you will be able to use the facilities at the other two properties including access to three pools, an oceanfront tanning beach, petite spa, 3 bars and enjoy daily entertainment and on-site activities. All included in a $25 plus tax daily resort fee. ... more   less 
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