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Harbor Lights Motel

2.0 of 5 84951 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

I had read some of the reviews after I had already paid for the room and honestly was hesitated. We arrived on 05/27/2012 and spent the night. The room was very clean, the staff friendly and the atmosphere very tropical.

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HarborLightsMotel, General Manager at Harbor Lights Motel, responded to this review

We are so very happy that you took the chance! Thank you so much! Todd & Becky Chandler More 

Miami Beach, Florida
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2012

I would like to start off by saying I booked this as a reccomendation of family who own the postcard inn........This was my 1st mistake......I booked a cottage and got a shack with a view..... Fan about to fall from the roof, blinds falling out of windows, doors that do not close because they have been installed backwards the list... More 

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HarborLightsMotel, General Manager at Harbor Lights Motel, responded to this review

We do not know where to start! We are so very happy that we can respond to these reviews, so that people can read the full story. First, it is a corporation that owns the Postcard Inn, not a family. We are not sure what/why this would be mentioned. If you know the owners of a beautiful full service 159... More 

Omaha, Nebraska
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60 reviews 60 reviews
8 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

In general, spending the night in the Keys can be expensive. I booked this room as a least expensive option and learned that in the Keys, you get what you pay for. At 100 bucks a night, we got an old hotel room. The a/c was loud, the room was rather small for two people and although there was a... More 

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Kanata, Canada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

Booked this at the last minute while traveling through the Florida Keys. The place is old and quite run down, but we were expecting it for the low price we paid (sub $100/ night before taxes). Room was in pretty rough shape and wasn't very clean. The ceiling fan had not been dusted / cleaned in ages. Everything in the... More 

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18 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

Let me first start by saying that this is a 2 star hotel, so those looking for a lavish upscale hotel, this is not it. However, if you are looking for a clean place to put your head in a great location, then this is the place! We stayed here in April and had a good time. We did not... More 

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Miami, Florida, United States
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012

I sadly made a reservation at this motel thinking that it was a wonderful place because of all the positive reviews, god was I wrong. I reserved it by phone they told me that it was $118.00 per night and I drove two hundred miles to get there. I think they are racists because I was treated like human garbage.... More 

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HarborLightsMotel, General Manager at Harbor Lights Motel, responded to this review

We were wondering when this family was going to submit the bad review. We understand that anyone can write anything on TripAdvisor, and we are just happy to have the chance to tell our side of the story! The real story: This large family of people reserved the smallest and most inexpensive room we have on the property over the... More 

suffolk
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

We flew into Miami and drove down to Islamorada and checked into the Harbor Lights for 5 nights....have to say it suited us perfectly,the room had every thing that we required for our stay,fridge ,cooker,toaster,perco,,,etc......comfortable beds,air con... We were on a 5 day fishing trip and have to say the HL is perfectly situated mid keys,to acsess all the bridges... More 

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HarborLightsMotel, General Manager at Harbor Lights Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We are so very glad you enjoyed your stay. We strive to provide everything you need for a weekend or a few weeks, and we are glad you caught fish! Islamorada is definitely the place to catch! Thank you again and see you soon! Todd & Becky More 

Glen Ellyn
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

My boyfriend and I needed one night for our last day in the Keys. We were staying in Islamorada our whole trip and did not want to go north to Miami or Ft. Lauderdale for the last night. We went to Harbor Lights and inquired about a Friday night room. I knew this might be tough to get due to... More 

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HarborLightsMotel, General Manager at Harbor Lights Motel, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you so much for the great review! We are so very happy we were able to get you in that last night of your Islamorada vacation! Baxter looks like he is going to be a 100 pounder! See you next year! Todd More 

Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

My daughter and I spent 4 wonderful days in the Keys. The hotel is small and very clean. Meet soom really cool people from up North somewhere...LOL the owners are super friendly and they have a golden retriever puppy that my daughter played with. Note to all (No fires on the beach) My daughter had found some drift wood and... More 

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HarborLightsMotel, General Manager at Harbor Lights Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review! We are so very glad you had a great time at the property! We promise next time to help you complete the experiment (on one of our charcoal grills) on your next stay. See you soon! Todd & Becky More 

Rome,Georgia
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83 reviews 83 reviews
24 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Three nights at Harbor Lights. Slept well in quiet, clean motel. Comfortable beds, lots of towels. Very good value for the money. Owners/managers were especially helpful and pleasant.

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HarborLightsMotel, General Manager at Harbor Lights Motel, responded to this review

We are so happy you found us! Your review is also a "pleasant surprise" and we really appreciate it! Hope to see you again soon! Todd & Becky Chandler More 

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Additional Information about Harbor Lights Motel

Address: 84951 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Islamorada
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Harbor Lights Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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Also Known As:
Harbor Lights Hotel Islamorada
Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Islamorada

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