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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very clean, good staff, nice rooms, 2 pools, 2 hot tubs. Nice continental breakfast with bagels, muffins, cereal, good coffee too. Totally enjoyed my stay. Only one slight issue, the Wifi was not that great. But was no big deal. Free cocktail hour everyday at 5pm poolside.

Thank Bill S
Hollywood, Florida
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60 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Equator has completed a renovation since I was last there and it's better than ever. Great new bar area where free drinks are served for happy hour. You've read all the other reviews so it's clear the place really is a fantastic Gay place to stay in Key West. But it's not cheap! Rooms in the upper 2 hundreds... More 

Thank GatorBearBob
Chattanooga, Tennessee
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While we were skeptical, we had a great time and were pleasantly surprised. We will definitely consider returning. The Resort We were very impressed with the condition of the property. Being a novelty/gay resort we were worried it would be run down and the service would be mediocre. Not the case. It is well maintained and employees were constantly walking... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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40 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time staying at the Equator. We normally stayed at Big Ruby's in the past, but since that resort is gone now, we wanted to find another gay resort. The property and the rooms are beautiful. The room was very clean and a nice size. The staff were outstanding. Special shout out to Billy, Anthony and Oscar... More 

Thank James F
Southampton, New York
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182 reviews
65 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The management keeps this place spic and span. The room I had was well located and very quiet - something I appreciate when travelling. The inn is well located and it is easy to walk anyplace that you will most likely want to go.

Thank Mitch R
Hampton, Virginia
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Another stellar visit. After a year hiatus (did Paris instead of KW last year), it was great to be back to my home away from home in beautiful Key West. The room was great (in the part of the old Coral Tree), the Staff were attentive and always helpful when needed. The other guests were a wonderful mix of guys... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

We stayed here for 7 nights.The facilities were great,nice surroundings and very relaxing.The staff were friendly and helpful and I will single out Perry and Billy in particular for there customer service.The happy hour was a nice touch,breakfast was fine with coffe available 24 hours as well.We loved our stay and the place but the downside was a letter left... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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151 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my short stay here. Beautiful complex. Wonderfully maintained and a very courteous staff. The pools are very nice and wonderful to hang in. This is a very enjoyable place. I would not come back alone, I think it would be better enjoyed with friends.

1 Thank Jon S
Derby in the UK
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126 reviews
57 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

I absolutely loved this place, and I cannot wait to come back, it should be higher in the rankings than where it is. Stayed at the Equator April/May 2016. With the resort operating 24 hour staff coverage we arrived quite late in the evening to be met by Oscar, he took us to our room which had some air conditioning... More 

1 Thank Chariotchoogle
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

My husband and I have stayed at the Equator a few times and simply love it. The property is very well maintained, and getting better each time we stay with the bar being updated, new lighting and sound equipment, and rooms being refurbished. Breakfast is free and perfectly adequate (yogurt, granola, coffee, juice, bagels etc.). The other guests are almost... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Equator

Address: 822 Fleming Street, Key West, FL 33040
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: $115 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 33
Also Known As:
Equator Hotel Key West
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