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Key West Youth Hostel & Seashell Motel

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Reviewed 24 March 2015

If you are looking for low budget, easy check in and clean, this is your place. I hope you are alone, if you are staying in the hostel, because males are not allowed in the female dorm! I liked that it had a fridge too. I did not hang out at all at the hostel, it was a place to...

1Thank Heather J
St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

I don't understand how this place has so many negative reviews, it was perfect for our group of friends. It was also the only place that we could find that would let us book being younger than like 28 years old. It was reasonably priced, not to mention way cheaper than others in Key West. We had 9 friends all...

Thank Chris M
Rome, Italy
Reviewed 1 March 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 outdoor kitchen to cook your meals. They rent by idle. Staff is friendly and there...

1Thank simona m
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 February 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, but I found it was actually really easy to bike everywhere I wanted to go...

4Thank Nomadicjonathan
Reviewed 28 January 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. The "shower" cannot even be classified as a shower, the water comes out slowly like...

3Thank Hannah P
Washington, DC
Reviewed 17 January 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 covered waste container! Egad! An outhouse might be more sanitary! This is my third year...

1Thank wwoodrich
Reviewed 6 January 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. Never again!

2Thank RMOliverio
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Worst hostel ever. The air condition is too loud to sleep. I sleep with my ear plug and weak up 5 times a night. It don't have enought outlets 10 people share 2 outlets! I have to leave my phone uncharge. And it didn't return my deposit money because of leaving the hotel early in the morning! The service is...

2Thank cheng m
Solna, Sweden
Reviewed 27 December 2014

We have been travelling around the world and this is by far the worst we have ever seen. Costed $257,63 which was drawn from card for the first night. Christmas Day, ok, expensive but we could not forsee that this could only be worth less than a tenth. A very unsafe door and windows, dirty floor, pillow cover stained with...

4Thank Katarina A
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 December 2014

The location is great - you can walk to pretty much everywhere from the hostel. They do provide bicycles for a nominal fee which is pretty cool. There is internet which is great, however, the mixed dorm is a bit sketchy. I've stayed in a lot of hostels around the world, and this is by far the WORST and MOST...

1Thank taraustralis

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
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  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Key West Youth Hostel & Seashell Motel

Address: 718 South St, Key West, FL 33040-4770
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: $166 - $358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Key West Youth Hostel & Seashell Motel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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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 and sleeping conditions.”
239JackM, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“very quiet location just a mile from downtown Duval Street I stayed there several times and is highly recommended”
Cptn-JKK, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“rooms in the back (where laundry room is) are quiet enough.”
, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“As far as I am concerned, its all good..never had a problem.”
Andree1974, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“south side as the north side you get the noise from the street”
635danielat, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
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