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    Merlin Guest House Key West

    811 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-7445
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    This is a very sneaky company. I booked a king size bed. My email confirmation showed a king size bed. When we arrived, we were still charged for the king sized room and they gave us a closet of a room with a barely queen...More

    Thank Brandy V
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Stayed a few nights in two different rooms and they were both great. Nice view around the pool with breakfast and very casual. Very nice staff. Great that it has its own parking as well. Close walk to restaurants.

    Thank Angela M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Just sharing this is a #1 place to stay within walking distance of everything in downtown Key West, but a 'private oasis' feel. Impeccable service, comfortable - clean rooms with nice touchs. Great continental breakfast, we return every year!

    Thank TravelMom666
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My husband and I traveled to Key West to celebrate our anniversary. We really enjoyed staying at the Merlin Guest House. The courtyard with tropical plants is beautiful. Our room was small but lovely. The staff is friendly. The rooms are clean. The resident cat...More

    Thank abmn754
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I looked all over Key West for a hotel and decided off the reviews that I'd give the Merlin a go. I'm really glad I did. The property was spotless, secluded enough that we never heard a peep from other guest or people walking about....More

    Thank Heidi S
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$159 - US$316 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 22
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    • Key West
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    Gail L
    12 May 2017|
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    Response from HistoricKeyWestInns | Property representative |
    Yes, there is liquid soap and shampoo/conditioner provided. There is also a hair dryer in every room.
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    Gail L
    6 May 2017|
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    Response from HistoricKeyWestInns | Property representative |
    The economy queen rooms do not have mini-refrigerators. The Deluxe King rooms all have mini-refrigerators. The cottages all have refrigerators. Please come and see us!
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    "Rooms in the 'front' are queens / face the street, other rooms are private and quieter"
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    "We chose a small room and appreciated facing the back side of the inn and gardens"
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    "We stayed in room #14 - it is off the street and thus very quiet"
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    "Room 13 with balcony - very roomy and comfy"
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