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El Patio Motel

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   800 Washington Street, Key West, FL 33040
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Ranked #81 of 97 Key West B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a little skeptical in booking this hotel for labor day weekend and prices climbing on other hotels I gave it a shot. This is a great place for all you basic needs to crash after enjoying Duval street and key west festivities. Rooms are spacious clean and Jeff at the checking desk is extremely helpful. Highly recommend to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very large room,clean and with an "old Miami style" that I really loved, at two steps from the beach. The staff was very friendly and helpfull.. There's also a swimming poll but the ocean was really better.very good price and very good quality, in the end: Racommended!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

This quiet, quaint little Motel is not a fancy resort. It is a great place to sleep comfortably and be within walking distance to all of the Key West tourist attractions. It is much more affordable than many of the other options in the area. The bathrooms are too small and there are not many amenities, but the refrigerator in... More

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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Stayed there before taking ferry to Dry Tortugas the next early morning. Friendly no-nonsense staff, clean rooms, roof deck with lounges. Old but great feel to the place. Park early or park several streets away.

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Crossville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We stayed one full week at the El Patio and loved it. You have to take it for what it is though...It is a 1950's style "retro" motel with jalousie windows and small bathrooms when Americans weren't as big~ Price was right and it was a quick walk to Duval or a short bike ride to Higgs beach. We went... More

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Lake Park, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I don't get the bad rap this motel is getting, living in south fl. I have gone to Key West quite a bit and places there are not cheap. Frankly this was the last place I would of stayed because of the bad reviews but I had a friends wedding to go to. It is very clean, in a nice... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

It's probably the best value for a comfortable stay in key west. We parked the car here and were able to walk to everything on Duvall street, Higgs beach and southernmost point and beach. The rooms are a bit outdated and the beds uncomfortable but the rooms were a decent size, clean and the air conditioner was very cold. No... More

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Best Hotel for your buck in Key west.I just come bacj today Jul 11 and I couldn't wait to review this Hotel on tripadvisor..Exelente..Brand new refrigerators inside rooms..My room was bigger than my apartment in Miami beach.I found this hotel in booking.com..Then I try to check in all websites included the own hotel website and definitely Booking.com was the cheaper... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We are in the middle of two months traveling through the States. As a result we have a limited budget and are priorities for our hotel are: location, clean, comfortable bed and safe. On three of those points El Patio was a winner. Unfortunately it is a little out of the way and there are only a few eateries close... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Stayed for the 4th of July loved being able to walk to roof top patio to see the fireworks. Loved exploring the neighborhood El Patio is in. This is an older Florida style motel BUT that is how our family travels we seek out the non chain hotels. Would have liked a microwave in room. 12 yr old daughter loved... More

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Address: 800 Washington Street, Key West, FL 33040
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — El Patio Motel 2*
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