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Key West Youth Hostel & Seashell Motel

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The social space is nice. The price, considering the hotels near by, is very cheap. But the shared bathrooms are not very clean and it's small. It's well located, near bars, restaurants, the southernmost point, etc.

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Hollywood, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unprofessional way to treat your guests! even tho its a motel, you should treat your customers fairly!!!! I am the manger of the INN in Hollywood FL and will never recommend that hotel to any of our guests. The room was small and dirty with plenty of ants in the bathroom. The A/C was right next to my face on... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

This place was the worst! First of all there was a foul odor....I have no idea what it was. The room was filthy and the shower was covered in mold. When I woke up the first morning, I looked above me at the ceiling and there were 2 HUGE spiders in their webs. I did not stay in the hostel... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately, this is the only hostel in town. So if you don't want to spend much money, you don't have much options. I chose it because it was the cheapest one. The air conditioner in the room was really weak. The furniture is super old and the rooms are not clean. But the location is good, you can do everything... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Let's face it, Key West is expensive. This is probably one of the most affordable places to stay in Key West. I stayed at the hostel, so my review is of the hostel, not the Motel. I shared my room with 5 other women, but shared one bathroom with 11 women total. That's a lot of women per one toilet... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Double room was large and light, simple and clean. There is a kitchen sink and a fridge but not much grocery shopping around besides the cuban cafe a couple of blocks down south on the street. There you can find some cuban pastries, key lime pies, and usual gas station snacks. Location is great. A couple of minutes walk from... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

I have been here many times through the years, never once did I have to deal with the filthy homeless referred to here, i found that to be an offense to this very nice and historical Hostel.. First of all, homeless people cannot afford this Youth Hostel at 30 and 40, a night; let me ad, that its not only... More 

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Dortmund, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

The staff at the reception were very unfriendly. They didn't help us with a wrong booking. The room was okay. The facilities were clean. The service and the hostel were average. The location is good. 10 minutes to southern point.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

I made my reservation on hot wire and didn't know what to expect after I checked the information (youth hostel) and the entrance pictures. However, my PRIVATE room was confirmed in my check-in and my wife and I were extremely (positively) surprised when we entered the room. We had a very spacious and clean room, with complete kitchen, good size... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome! All I found missing was a pool, but it is walking distance to the beach and on the same street as the Southernmost marker. It is quiet and you may pay by credit card or cash! We had a room on the second floor.When I say room, heck, I meant apartment! It had a big dining... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Key West Youth Hostel & Seashell Motel

Address: 718 South St, Key West, FL 33040-4770
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: $97 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Key West Youth Hostel & Seashell Motel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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