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Key West Youth Hostel & Seashell Motel

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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good22%
  • Average24%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible29%
3 weeks ago
“Hit-or-miss hostel experience”
11 Oct 2017
“Keep expectations low..”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
1.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed there for one night! We got an apartment with PRIVATE BATHROOM! That's right, you have the option to get your private bathroom (some reviewers are complaining about sharing it; well, you save money but have the hassle)! Everything was clean and the young...More

Thank WetLight
Reviewed 30 May 2015

I travel to Key West about every 3 months. I enjoy staying at the mom/pop, non chain, older style hotels/motels when I visit the island to get that "true" Key West experience. I have stayed at this establishment a few times. I have a love/hate...More

Thank MichaelJS_travels
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

-hotel manager was very friendly and helpful -common area/patio with hammock and chairs was really nice -good kitchen facilities -good location close to Higgs beach and walking distance downtown -very good value for the money! -dormroom was clean

Thank Kaisa M
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

I was a bit dubious about staying in a hostel but couldn't have been better. Great location and the service was excellent. The manager Demetri went out of his way to make sure you had everything you needed.

1  Thank Denise W
Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

We just stayed in this hostel for two days. My boyfriend and I have never before spent a night in a mixed dorm bedroom as we always wanted to have our privacy. However, because of the high prices (which you will find in KeyWest everywhere)...More

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US$102 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$102 - US$298 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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AshleighYoung222
10 December 2016|
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Response from vaileygirl | Reviewed this property |
Do NOT have your wedding guests stay here. It's cheap for a reason.
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Sandra C
26 November 2016|
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Response from Seashell Motel K | Property representative |
Dear Sandy, We take deposit $100 and we'll release it immediately after your check-out, but it takes around 2 days to be back on your card. We take deposit at check-in time. Best regards, Sofya
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"Get a room away from south street, which might be quieter"
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"avoid room number 2, traffic is kinda loud"
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"If you stay here do not take an outer room, too noisy."
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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..."
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