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Merlin Guest House Key West

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Adkins
Reviewed June 16, 2013

I traveled to Key West for my son's wedding so family and friends all stayed together at the Merlin Guesthouse. Overall everything met our expections and the office was very accomadating and willing to help us out. I had a great King Size room with a small porch and most all the rooms were suitable for our crowd. The pool...

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North Carolina
Reviewed June 3, 2013

My sister and I along with our families stayed in cottages at the Merlin Guesthouse the last week in May. My family had cottage 19, the two bedroom cottage and I have to say it was a little disappointing after reading the reviews and looking at online pictures. It was certainly adequate but nothing special. The picture on the website...

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Dorsten, Germany
Reviewed June 3, 2013

For us it was a disappointment. We expected - because off all the good reviews - much, but we will not stay there again. We have had a Double-Kingsize-Suite. It was ok, but not more. The room was run down. We spend three days and there was a party around the pool every day. With a few exceptions the staff...

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Grove City, Ohio, United States
Reviewed May 18, 2013

This was such a nice visit. I do advise that you get room 13. Our friends had room 8 and it was very small. No closet. They did have a street view. We however had an awesome room. We had a small porch off of our room that faced the pool. The pool is a small pool. Almost like a...

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Irmo, South Carolina
Reviewed May 8, 2013

My boyfriend and I had a wonderful experience at the Merlin Guesthouse during our trip to Key West! I was very impressed by how intimate this Inn was: quiet, comfortable, friendly, clean, beautiful, etc. It felt like home. Being just a block from Duval and within 10 min walking time from everything, we could not have asked for more! We...

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Saint Charles, Missouri
Reviewed May 7, 2013

Great place to stay. Clos to all of the fun, but yet far enough away you can't hear it. Very clean and courteous place. The staf were very helpful with getting directions to everywhere we wanted to go. Nice continental breakfast each morning was a plus as well.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed May 7, 2013

We stayed at the Merlin Guesthouse for the boat races in November and would definitely stay there again! It was positioned perfectly to get to anywhere we wanted to go on the island by foot. We were only steps away from the fun on Duval, but were far enough away to have peace and quiet when we wanted it. The...

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Thank Karen M
Pennsylvania
Reviewed May 4, 2013

My boyfriend's the type of guy who stays in high rise hotels when out of town, so when I mentioned 'guesthouse'/'bed and breakfast' type of accomodation, I don't think he was too pleased. All I asked was for him to open up to a different setting, and promised he won't be disappointed.Well....am glad to say our stay at the Merlin...

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Sunset Beach, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed April 26, 2013

The staff and the cat were the best! clean rooms with a touch of "old key west". I will visit in the future. The pool area was small but very nice. I really enjoyed the provided breakfast by the pool. and the cat! that is one big spoiled cat. He is a lucky boy! The location is just right...only one...

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manchester, MD
Reviewed April 12, 2013

The Merlin Guesthouse was chosen based upon location and other guest reviews. The location was within walking distance of a large variety of attractions, yet just far enough for a quiet night's sleep. The room was rather small, but the cleanliness and comfort of the bed made up for the room size. I usually don't sleep well in hotel beds,...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Merlin Guesthouse is a 22 room boutique hotel in the heart of historic Old Town, Key West within a neighborhood and a short walk away from all the restaurants, attractions and nightlife on Duval street. It is also a nice bike ride away from the beaches and water sports of Key West. The hotel has a variety of guest rooms and suites located in a small grouping of cottages and buildings surrounded by lush landscaping and a private courtyard. The pool area provides a quiet and comfortable place to relax and unwind. Free high-speed Wifi in your room. Continental breakfast served poolside. Upscale amenities. Romantic and relaxing, unique and charming; where modern style & comfort meets a relaxed Key West vibe. Immerse yourself in the soul of Key West at Merlin Guesthouse. Free High-Speed Wifi In Room Free Continental Breakfast Upscale Amenities Outdoor Heated Swimming Pool Historic Landmark Guesthouse Conveniently Located In Old Town Key West Lovely Neighborhood Setting Onsite and Street Parking Nearby Walk To Duval Street, The Harbor & Beaches ... more   less 

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Address: 811 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-7445
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: $188 - $391 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Merlin Guest House Key West 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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“Do not stay in Guest Room #3, Cockroaches!”
jeffreyg845, 2 days ago | Read review
“ask for a king room. queen rooms are small”
WendyGIrmo, 1 week ago | Read review
“old furniture, broken doors”
Jamajka11, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 8, corner room on back side of hotel, very quiet.”
schmidkk, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Don't bother!”
dbox274, 4 weeks ago | Read review
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