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Merlin Guest House Key West

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manchester, MD
Reviewed 12 April 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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Augusta, Maine
Reviewed 4 April 2013

The location was perfect. We were only one street up from Duval where we spent a lot of time.Room was small but clean. The breakfast offered was all we needed to start our day. After checking out they allowed us to leave our luggage until it was time to get the boat. Pricey but every place in Key West is...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 24 March 2013

I had read the very positive reviews before booking and was shocked by the room we were given. Half painted, mold on the shower floor, dusty unfinished ceilings, exposed wiring, . Some of the rooms looked nicer and better furnished and we would possibly have considered paying even more for one of them, but there were none available . The...

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4Thank BandCOttawa_Canada
Little Rock, AR
Reviewed 18 March 2013

Merlin Guesthouse was exactly what I wanted for my first ever trip to Key West! It's a small property with just 20-something rooms/cottages and had what I would consider to be an "old Key West" feel. Even though I've never been to Key West before, it's what I imagine it would have been - not like at a big chain...

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Thank SouthernBeachGirl
Port Huron, Michigan, United States
Reviewed 16 March 2013

When planning our first trip to Key West, my husband and I didn't want to stay at a chain hotel where once you shut the door, you could be anywhere. We were looking for a place to stay that would contribute to the overall "Key West" experience and boy did the MERLIN GUESTHOUSE deliver! From our unique and comfortable room...

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Thank KristineandDale
Mississippi
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Our first time to key west was a hit thanks to the Merlin Guesthouse. We stayed in one of the small economy queen rooms facing Simonton St. due to the fact that we didn't plan on spending much time in our room. The room was small but we knew that before we went. The staff was amazingly pleasant and very...

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Thank MikeTike
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2013

My wife and I stayed for two nights and enjoyed our stay. The accommodations were decent and the location was superb. We were able to walk to everything which is a bonus as parking anywhere is at a premium. The breakfast consists of cereal, muffins, bagels and toast, not a full breakfast but enough to start the morning. There are...

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2Thank Keith P
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 28 February 2013

We enjoyed our week at the merlin guesthouse. The staff was great, the grounds clean and well taken care of and our room the king suite was more than we expected...huge with a lot of privacy. We had so much fun the weather was awesome! I recommend the seaplane to the dry tortugas...quite the experience. Ask the pilot if you...

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1Thank VickiHank
Florida
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Hi, my wife and I live in Islamorda Fl, which is 86 miles north of Key West and visit Key West three or four times a year for four days each visit. We have been staying at the Merlin Guesthouse on Simonton St. We normally stay in their smaller rooms, but upgraded this time to the living room suite for...

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Venice, Florida
Reviewed 17 February 2013 via mobile

This is nice if you're staying one night. The bathroom is very small but the cleanliness of the room made up for it. The bed was comfy and i got a good nights sleep. The next morning we found our tire slashed. We were parked right by the hotel. The car next to us also had a slashed tire. This...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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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 

Additional Information about Merlin Guest House Key West

Address: 811 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-7445
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: €222 - €370 (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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“Queen is good for those not staying there much, otherwise book a bigger room.”
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