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Authors of Key West Guesthouse

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   725 White Street, Key West, FL 33040
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Ranked #45 of 98 Key West B&B and Inns
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Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Author's is not a fancy hotel, and it doesn't try to be. It is a cosy, friendly, heart of the real Key West stay at an unbeatable price. The staff is kind, and the location is a nice local neighborhood, just a walk from everything. There is a lush patio that we spent quite a bit of time just relaxing... More

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Saint Augustine, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are looking for a wonderful place to “hang your hat” while taking in the sites of Key West, look no farther than Authors Guesthouse. The staff is very warm and accommodating. I had an entourage with twelve people and various personalities and this was a home run. The rooms were comfortable and inviting. My older brother found his... More

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Lakeland, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I spent a week here and it was so peaceful, I love all of the plants and flowers. Our room was super cozy and quiet, and we met some nice people. We did the Duval Pub Crawl while we were here, that was fun!

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Waterford, Michigan
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87 reviews 87 reviews
10 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This was a special return visit to Key West for us as we would be celebrating our 25th anniversary. I had been in contact with both Tippi & Ramsey via email about 80 days prior to to our arrival to organize all the arrangements since we were repeat guest and would be staying a total of nine nights - both... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

This property is really very cool; lush courtyard with great shade, nice sized hot tub/pool and friendly staff. The morning breakfast is just enough to get you going. We stayed in the Tennessee Williams cottage, quaint but comfy and stayed true to the theme.Was a little worried about privacy, but Williams cottage had semi-private porch that worked just fine. Staff... More

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Middletown, Ohio
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Author's for two nights after traveling to Key West for the weekend. The room was small, but it was clean an comfortable. What took this experience from "Good" to "Very Good" was the friendly, helpful staff.

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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Beautiful, bright, clean hotel. Tippi, at the main desk, was extremely helpful is letting people know the best places to go in Key West. Great continental breakfast served outside with delicious bagels, yogurts, tea, coffee and juice. Great location for renting a bicycle nearby and spend the day riding around the town. Author's Guesthouse certainly made our trip to Key... More

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Pietarsaari, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Authors is our home-away-from home that we always return to when we visit Key West. The guesthouse is located in a quiet neighborhood, the rooms are cosy and clean and the lovely tropical garden is a perfect place to relax in. Tippi and the other friendly staff make every effort to make you feel welcome and at home. A nice... More

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Ottawa, Canada
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I was very impressed with Authors. It was my first time in key West. Authors is close to Duval (the main street). The staff (especially Tippi, she is wonderful), is very helpful and friendly. The rooms, ( had to move my second night, because I decided to stay longer), were very comfortable. The large hot tub and the decor of... More

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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24 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Wonderful Key West spot that doesn't break the bank. Our room (Margret Truman) was clean and comfortable- and had a mini fridge and outdoor patio/seating area, which was nice. The breakfast was typical (basic) continental, but well stocked. The front desk service was outstanding- she went above and beyond! We got recommendations for everything from dining to charters and all... More

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Address: 725 White Street, Key West, FL 33040
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Authors of Key West Guesthouse 3*
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