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Merlin Guest House Key West

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811 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-7445 See on map
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Private Balcony
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This quaint little hotel sits only 2 blocks from the infamous Duval St. in Key West. Close to restaurants and night clubs, but far enough to be its own oasis in a city known for it night life. The Guesthouse has an intimate spool, with...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2018

Friendly staff (well, Jordan the cat likes to be left to lounge in peace in the shade), beautiful lush grounds, and comfortable rooms made this an excellent choice. Our room overlooked the pool and having breakfast on our porch was a perfect way to start...More

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Response from HistoricKeyWestInns, Manager at Merlin Guest House Key WestResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear simonthecellar, Thanks so much for your recent review from your stay at Merlin Guest House. Jordan misses you already! We're so glad you got to enjoy the gardens and amenities this property offers. We hope to have you back as our guests soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Merlin Guest House during our recent trip to Key West. Though an older property, it’s been well maintained and centrally located to Duval St but still far enough away to not be bothered by noise. Our rooms were clean, well air conditioned...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit here, it wasn’t great. We had the King Suite. It was up,two flights of stairs and it was a large room. It is filled with windows and has an outdoor deck. We had to leave a note for housekeeping,not to open...More

Thank Cindy541
Response from HistoricKeyWestInns, Manager at Merlin Guest House Key WestResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Cindy541. Thank you for taking the time to write a review from your recent stay with us at Merlin Guest House. Key West is certainly very hot and humid during the summer months. Your comments bring to light an opportunity to fix the issue...More

Reviewed July 2, 2018

We stayed in this lovely guest house unfortunately only 1 night but it was fantastic! Our room was absolutely clean with comfy bed, AC and nice bathroom with nice smelling cosmetics. We loved the outside area around pool. Breakfast was delicious, served outside. All staff...More

1  Thank Vendula G
Response from HistoricKeyWestInns, Manager at Merlin Guest House Key WestResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Vendula G, Even though it was for only one night, we are so glad you chose Merlin Guest House for your Key West accommodations. Please don't hesitate to come visit us again, perhaps for a long weekend next time! We're open everyday. Thank you...More

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Historic architecture with updated, modern rooms and amenities are what you will enjoy at our Merlin Guest House located in the Old Town area of Key West. Our stylish, boutique hotel has 20 guest rooms which are ...More located just one block from Duval Street; you will be steps away from Key West’s best restaurants, nightlife, shopping, and attractions. Margaritaville, Sloppy Joe’s Bar, and Ernest Hemingway’s Home are all within easy reach. The nearest beach is just six blocks away. Take off walking in any direction and you will discover Key West’s hidden treasures. Historic architecture & modern rooms. Free continental breakfast. Free internet. Upscale eco-friendly bathroom amenities. Large pool. Boutique hotel. Walk to Duval Street and the waterfront. Located in the heart of Old Town, Key West. Charming and romantic, where modern style & comfort meets relaxed Key West vibe at the Chelsea House Hotel. Self parking onsite for 10 USD/day. Less
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Breakfast included
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August 15, 2018|
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Yes there is a parking lot behind the hotel.
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"We were upgraded to room 11 and it was fantastic, even had a hammock outside of the door."
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"Great location, ideal for couples"
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"Some rooms have rooms upstairs over them, that can be noisy."
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"Avoid rooms on Simonton Street side."
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