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The Cabana Inn Key West

3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   409 Appelrouth Lane, Key West, FL 33040 (Formerly Big Ruby's)
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Ranked #49 of 98 Key West B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Ginsen02 Sarasota, Florida
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  • Location
    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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Sarasota, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a very nice bed and breakfast. The only problem was in finding it behind a wooden fence. Parking was also a problem the first night. There was no available parking lots either. It was a good thing that I had a friend staying on the other side of the island who let us park in her driveway and... More

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Alma, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very secluded and quiet but just steps from everything you would want to visit. Staff was very friendly and helpful. The room was amazing. Free happy hour around the pool at 5 was a nice touch. Would highly recommend to friends.

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Laura_Innkeeper2, Manager at The Cabana Inn Key West, responded to this review

Thank You for the great review. The Cabana Inn is a small paradise tucked right in the center of town. The Cabana Inn management and staff are here to make sure your stay is enjoyable and relaxing. We look forward to seeing you soon!! More

Dayton, Ohio
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The room was clean and beds were comfortable. The location is great; close to Duval but far enough away from the noise. Nice pool and awesome happy hour. The only drawback is all the roosters that start cackling at 5 AM. But earplugs are available.

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Laura_Innkeeper2, Manager at The Cabana Inn Key West, responded to this review

Thank You for the great review. The Cabana Inn is a small paradise tucked right in the center of town. Yes the Roosters do have quite a lot to say in the morning, but unfortunately we cannot make chicken wings out of them. The Cabana Inn management and staff are here to make sure your stay is enjoyable and relaxing,... More

Miami, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I've always lived in South Florida, so I've been down to the Keys quite a bit over my lifetime. Staying at the Cabana Inn was a new experience for sure. You absolutely can't beat the location. It is just a few steps from Duval, but secluded enough to be quiet and relaxing. The presidential suite is beyond amazing! The comforts... More

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Laura_Innkeeper2, Manager at The Cabana Inn Key West, responded to this review

Thank You for the wonderful review. It is our pleasure to make The Cabana Inn your home away from home. We are satisfied that we met all your expectations and then some. The Management and staff at The Cabana Inn are here to make sure your stay was wonderful and relaxing. On your next visit to Key West, We hope... More

Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location. Easy walking distance to all of Duval Street. Bed and breakfast feel. Pool area was very comfortable and secluded. Happy hour made for a nice start to the evening with complimentary drinks and snacks.

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Laura_Innkeeper2, Manager at The Cabana Inn Key West, responded to this review

Thank you for giving The Cabana Inn such a grand review. We strive to ensure your complete satisfaction, and I'm glad we provided that for you. I hope you choose The Cabana Inn as your lodging accommodations on your next trip to Key West, FL. Thank You More

Niagara Falls, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Quaint place nestled among the trees, not too far from Duval Street. Quiet at night, hot tub, pool, breakfast incl., minimal parking but assisted in finding nearby parking. Park your vehicle and walk everywhere, helpful staff, a bit on the pricy side, wine and cheese at 5

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Laura_Innkeeper2, Manager at The Cabana Inn Key West, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. The Staff and Management at The Cabana Inn strive to make your stay as enjoyable as possible. We are centrally located in the heart of Key West where parking is extremely expensive and limited. I am pleased that you enjoyed your poolside Happy Hour. We do hope you return to The Cabana Inn on... More

Surfside, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to Key West about a dozen times. My partner has been to Key West about 3 times. We chose the Cabana Inn because my partner had been there under previous management and loved the location. This was my birthday weekend and so I wanted something special in terms of location and his recommendation was perfect. We booked the... More

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Laura_Innkeeper2, Manager at The Cabana Inn Key West, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us while celebrating your Birthday. We are so glad that we could make your Birthday a special and memorable one. It was truly our pleasure to have you with us on such a wonderful occasion. We hope you return year after year. Happy Birthday! More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this "hotel"! So private and quiet- but just a few steps from all of the action. It's a very quaint, huge, old captain's house turned into a hotel. If you're used to the Ritz Carlton, this isn't the place for you, but if you like a clean, quiet, personable experience, this is a wonderful place. Nice pool and hot... More

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Laura_Innkeeper2, Manager at The Cabana Inn Key West, responded to this review

Thank You for the Great Review. The Management and Staff at The Cabana Inn are here to make your stay enjoyable and relaxing. Our tropical oasis, right off of Duval takes you back to Old Key West. Lush vegetation and birds whistling in the back ground. A great place to take it easy. We hope on your next trip to... More

Rimini, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hidden, lovely, charming, comfortable, delightful corner of paradise located near the main street and one of the rear beaches . Very pleasant staff, affordable price. Try it ! Happy Hour near the swimming pool at 5 .

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Laura_Innkeeper2, Manager at The Cabana Inn Key West, responded to this review

Thank You for the great review. The Cabana Inn is a small paradise tucked right in the center of town. The Cabana Inn Management and staff are here to make sure your stay is enjoyable and relaxing. We hope you choose us again!! More

Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is located as well as you can get down town Key West. Near every location you would want to visit, and still half a block from the main street where it is pretty noisy. The hotel has a pretty back yard with swimming pools. Polite staff and clean rooms. The buildings are old tho, so don't expect luxury... More

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Laura_Innkeeper2, Manager at The Cabana Inn Key West, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments about The Cabana Inn. We are always trying to improve the guest experience. We are sorry the roosters kept you from sleeping in. Unfortunately there is nothing we can do about our charming little rooster friends and the noise they make. However, we do provide ear plugs at the front desk upon request. We... More

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Additional Information about The Cabana Inn Key West

Address: 409 Appelrouth Lane, Key West, FL 33040 (Formerly Big Ruby's)
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Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #49 of 98 B&Bs / Inns in Key West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cabana Inn Key West 3*
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Also Known As:
Big Ruby`s Hotel Key West
Big Ruby`s Hotel
Big Rubys Key West

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