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Key Lantern Motel and Blue Fin Inn

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Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed April 3, 2013

Nice basic motel on the main highway going through the Florida Keys. Rooms are clean, with TV, refrigerator, AC, etc. No pool, but the ocean is walking distance. If you just need a comfortable place to rest your head for the night at a good price, I would recommend.

2Thank beatdrum
Ko Pha Ngan, Thailand
Reviewed March 18, 2013

It's no frills, but it's everything you need - for literally about half the price everything else was asking for. The staff is friendly and helpful. The rooms are large, climate controlled, and have a kitchen and fridge. The place is a little old, but it was better quality than the joint we paid 50.00 MORE for the night we...

Thank Jen M
Reviewed January 9, 2013

I've stayed at this "Mom & Pop" motel several times and have never been disappointed. You can't beat the price! Clean and comfortable rooms, delightful hosts, and great location...all at a bargain price in today's economy. You just can't beat that combination! Can't imagine staying anywhere else when I go to Islamorada!

Middleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed January 1, 2013

This place offers Spartan but adequate accommodations for people traveling on a budget. The place looks as if it were built sometime in the ‘50’s and might have been updated around 1972, but if you’re just looking for a place to lay your head and aren’t hung up on aesthetics, this will do just fine. The room was old but...

1Thank John_and_Linda53562
Pembroke Pines, Florida
Reviewed September 15, 2012 via mobile

Pricing is great. I have to admit the beds were real comfortable. It's not the Hilton but who cares its all about location ,booze and the freaking Florida keys. I will be back soon. Lots of great places to eat around here.

3Thank junior40Miami
Cocoa Beach, Florida
Reviewed July 24, 2012

We have stayed in Islamorada many times, but this place consistenly delivers on cleanliness which is a lot to ask for down in the Keys. If you want a clean, no frills place to crash between dives or fishing trips this is your place. The innkeepers are very nice too. No mold problems like other Keys lodging...

4Thank scubabrown
High Point, North Carolina
Reviewed June 10, 2012

This is a fifty's style Mom & Pop type motel. I stayed there in April for the first time and will stay there on my future trips to the Keys. This is an excellent place to stay if you take your bicycle as it is all flat land and there are all kinds of restaurants and attractions within easy cycling...

2Thank JMC8021
Georgetown, TX
Reviewed May 25, 2012

The room was large and clean as was the bath. There is no ambiance here, but just a block away is the Lorelei Restaurant & Cabana Bar right on the water with good music and drinks. If you just want a place to spend a night or two without any frills, this is a good value.

4Thank GtwnTraveller
Reviewed May 23, 2012

... not for great cleanliness and freshness of rooms. Floor and table seemed kind of greasy and pillowcases had stains on them. However, the room was huge and we had a full kitchen (could not use the oven though, because dishes and grills were so so dirty).

1Thank Flo D
Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed April 30, 2012

If you are looking for low cost shelter this is the place for you. Other than price, little to recommend this motel. Rooms are beaten hard, bathrooms are run down and beds are old. Like ambiance with your stay? Yard has broken down lawn furniture, no phone in the rooms, and the air conditioner blew fumes all night that smelled...

3Thank randomvector
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Key Lantern Motel and Blue Fin Inn

Address: 82150 Overseas Hwy, PO Box 484, Islamorada, FL 33036-3673
Location: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Islamorada
Price Range: $39 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
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“The eats rooms (toward the water / away from the office) have a poor wifi signal”
 of 5 bubbles DigitalGreg, Oct 17, 2016 | Read review
“depends if you want quiet, in which case any room is good”
 of 5 bubbles 418dennisa, Apr 27, 2016 | Read review
“It's a small one level motor inn... all the rooms are about the same.”
 of 5 bubbles debbiesG5329MP, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
“Second floor is cheaper with less vehicle parking noise. You CAN carry a bike upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles wwoodrich, Feb 23, 2016 | Read review
“Maybe ask for room that doesn´t have an interconnecting so it will be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles L2756ZQemilyh, Jan 4, 2016 | Read review
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