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1129 Fleming St., Key West, FL 33040
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Island House
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited this busy guest house on many occasions. The Staff are always exceptionally accommodating especially at the Front Desk. My most recent trip was somewhat different as the atmosphere among the employees seemed more stressed than in previous visits, and since we interact with the Staff a great deal, this was an important issue. Despite that, the level... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at the Island House resort this spring for the first time. Found a friendly, laid-back atmosphere with lots of excitement at night for those seeking that. Price for small room with shared bath seemed high, but good value when you factor in free drinks for happy hour and other great perks. The shared bath was nice, clean and convenient... More

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A gay oasis in a very busy tourist town. I have a smile on my face the entire time I am there. Staff, property, rooms and service are all top notch! I travel solo, always have a fantastic time and never feel alone. The property is very well maintatined. The rooms are beyond comfy. The cafe and bar are open... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Professional & helpful staff, luxurious gay resort with beautiful landscaping. My partner & I spent 5 fabulous days at the Island House & were overwhelmed by the service we received. Unique & outstanding. The kitchen is open 24 hours a day with a varied menu selection. The rooms were spotless & extremely comfortable. This was our first trip to Key... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The Island House Key West is a top notch hotel property with excellent amenities and all around excellent services. Congratulations to the staff and management for keeping the Island House a unique and wonderful place to stay and play. Other properties around the country should take note and look to the Island House as an example of how it's done... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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67 reviews 67 reviews
9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

rumors are true the property is for sale for 13million if anyone is interested...i have been assured by several employees, local patrons, and the front desk manager that the property will stay as is due a clause thats been added to the sales contract that says the property must stay as a gay b and b. my experience there was... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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16 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I always have been impressed with attention to customer service at the Island House, but during this visit I saw some of the best in the industry. My friend had $100 lifted from his wallet by a member of the cleaning crew. He went to the front desk and took full accountability for not using the room safe, but he... More

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

My partner and I have stayed in a few different gay resorts in Key West and there simply isn't a better place to stay. They have everything you could want. Really no reason to leave.. An awesome pool, 24 hour on site restaurant (that's actually VERY GOOD) and a poolside bar. An on site gym, poolside cabana for massage as... More

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I love coming to Island House. Having come for 10 years now every Memorial Day weekend with friends, I know that I can count on a fun, clean, and charming place to stay. They staff is always friendly and helpful and the free happy hour really makes a great way to meet other guests. We have already booked again for... More

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Yes, it is expensive, but I challenge you to find someplace nice to stay in Key West nowadays that isn't. You get four cocktails, anything you want, for free during every happy hour, so that is like $40 you aren't spending in the bars. (Unless of course you don't drink, then you are losing out.) I found the place to... More

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Address: 1129 Fleming St., Key West, FL 33040
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Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Island House Hotel Key West
Island House Key West

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Imagine.... a place where everyone is gay.... where it’s easy to make friends.... where you can really be yourself.... where you can enjoy yourself 24 hours a day..... in a secure locked compound, safe from the outside world...... where a friendly and capable all-male staff are on hand to make sure you enjoy your vacation...... in a tropical paradise. Well that place is waiting for you. It’s called Island House in Key West ... more   less 
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