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    Key West Youth Hostel & Seashell Motel

    718 South St, Key West, FL 33040-4770
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    • Excellent9%
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    Free Wifi
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed February 28, 2015

    The hostel and hotel have a New manager now and the place is a really nice place to stay in key west. The dorms are fine, toilet is clean and hot shower working perfectly. There is a nice patio where you can sit and an...More

    1  Thank simona m
    Reviewed February 3, 2015

    Just a bike ride away from duval and the famous higgs beach my experience here was that It was clean and decent. It's just not a hostel and does not have that hostel vibe. At first glance it seems to be in a bad location,...More

    4  Thank Nomadicjonathan
    Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

    I don't usually write reviews but this "hostel" was so bad i have to in order to stop others making the same mistake. The staff are unfriendly and unhelpful, the dorms are dirty and small, and you have to share one toilet with 10 people....More

    3  Thank Hannah P
    Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

    The Monroe County health authorities would surely not approve of the 'do not flush paper' rule posted on the wall in the bathroom of the men's bunkroom I was in. Because the toilet clogs, they want you to put your used toilet paper in a...More

    1  Thank wwoodrich
    Reviewed January 5, 2015

    Never stay here! It's beyond horrible and so dirty, it's absolutely disgusting. This place needs to be fumigated. Roaches everywhere. I cannot say enough bad things about this motel. The ac is so loud kept me up all night and the floors were never cleaned....More

    2  Thank RMOliverio
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    • $83 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 14
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    AshleighYoung222
    December 10, 2016|
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    Response from vaileygirl | Reviewed this property |
    Do NOT have your wedding guests stay here. It's cheap for a reason.
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    Sandra C
    November 25, 2016|
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    Response from Seashell Motel K | Property representative |
    Dear Sandy, We take deposit $100 and we'll release it immediately after your check-out, but it takes around 2 days to be back on your card. We take deposit at check-in time. Best regards, Sofya
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    "If in the hostel dorm room, choose an upper bunk far from both the central light and entrance for max privacy..."
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    "very quiet location just a mile from downtown Duval Street I stayed there several times and is highly..."
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    "rooms in the back (where laundry room is) are quiet enough."
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    "As far as I am concerned, its all good..never had a problem."
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