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Chelsea House Hotel in Key West

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#38 of 51 Hotels in Key West
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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new jersey
Reviewed 8 April 2013 via mobile

Just got back from a weekend holiday in Key West! This was my first time visiting the keys. I'm so glad we chose the Chelsea House. This establishment is very quaint and relaxing. Within walking distance to everything. 24 hour CVS,one block away. Very convient location. Park your car for free! Check in was quick and friendly. Rooms are beautiful,...

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Baton Rouge
Reviewed 7 April 2013

My wife and I stayed at The Chelsea House for 2 nights, and we were super disappointed with the quality given the price. The desk staff was eager to please and if everything else was up to their quality, it would be great. But nothing else was up to par. The big king size beds in the pictures are NOT...

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london ontario
Reviewed 6 April 2013

We loved this Inn. I could not find one thing wrong with this place. Right from the minute we checked in we were impressed. Big thank you to Betsy, who was super efficient, helpful and friendly. We stayed in room 5 which was a large room, king bed and decent size bathroom. Breakfast is very good, toast, cereal, coffee etc...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 2 April 2013

Charming historic Inn in a super location, just a few blocks walk from downtown. Rooms have wonderful ambience; good continental breakfast (included); friendly staff and free parking! Very relaxing surrounds with real Key West feel. Wish we could have stayed longer than the one night (March 13, 2013)! Very happy we chose this location over the better known hotels.

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Reviewed 31 March 2013

chelsea house was perfect in location, quietness and friendliness...Bicycles a MUST. Traveled the island and saw everything........will return! white street has the Best Cuba sandwich, and the restaurants, well, if you can't make it there, shame on you......every night the restaurants were Packed with tourists. MAKE RESERVATIONS

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Orlando, Florida, United States
Reviewed 27 March 2013

I was very impressed by the courteousness and friendliness of the staff there from top to bottom. They made us feel like we were at home. The hotel is beautiful and the rooms were very clean. We didn't wanna leave. We will be back to Keywest soon and guess where we're staying.

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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
Reviewed 26 March 2013

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay at Chelsea House on Truman Avenue in Key West. It’s a beautiful place with a lot of character and nicely manicured grounds especially around the pool area. It is within walking distance to everything including the Southernmost Point, Sloppy Joe’s, and the Little White House. We got probably the cheapest room available...

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Randolph, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 March 2013

We booked late so we took what we could get. Didn't hate it and didn't love it. CONS: Noisy accommodations. Air conditioner in room 25 loudly turned on and off and rattled above my head all night causing very interrupted sleep. Could hear doors shutting as the later guests arrived. My room adjoined another room so could hear everything in...

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Reviewed 16 March 2013

My husband and I are a 60 year old couple who travel a lot. After a 4 night stay at this hotel we have some comments to share that you may feel helpful when searching for a room. There were good and bad things about this hotel. First the good stuff: We booked a room in 33 A, a large...

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Ohio
Reviewed 13 March 2013

The staff was very nice, otherwise I might not have rated it as high. It is a historic building, but the place could keep a handy man busy for a long time. We stayed four nights, and that might also be why I wasn't so impressed. Four days gives you time to notice things, like nails sticking up on the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic architecture with updated, modern rooms and amenities are what you will enjoy at our Chelsea House Hotel located two blocks from Duval Street, making for a leisurely walk to Key West restaurants, nightlife, and attractions. Our stylish, boutique hotel has 48 guest rooms located within three former historic estate properties, two in the Victorian, Queen Anne architectural style; the Peter H. Hanlon house, built in 1905, and the George L. Lowe house erected in 1891. They stand on an acre of tropical gardens which includes a large, heated pool and many comfortable lounging areas. A third former estate property, the Maloney House, was built in 1884. Whether you seek sun, solitude, or a gathering spot for friends, Chelsea House Hotel offers a perfect spot for your next Key West vacation. Continental breakfast is included with all guest stays. Guest parking is available on-site. Historic architecture & modern rooms. Free continental breakfast. Free internet. Upscale eco-friendly bathroom amenities. Large pool. Boutique hotel. Walk to Duval Street and the waterfront. Located in the heart of Old Town, Key West. Charming and romantic, where modern style & comfort meets relaxed Key West vibe at the Chelsea House Hotel. Self parking onsite for 10 USD/day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chelsea House Hotel in Key West

Address: 709 Truman Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6423
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: $254 - $434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Chelsea House Hotel in Key West 2.5*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Chelsea House Pool & Gardens Hotel Key West
Chelsea House Pool And Gardens
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“Rooms around corner on Elizabeth seemed quieter.”
imajoefan, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“Check the room first: This hotel is misleading and overcharges the costumers.”
  • TINY ROOM SHOWING THE SECOND HALF OF THE ROOM
  • TINY BATHROOM WITH 1/2 SIZE DOORS, VERY UNCOMFORTABLE
  • TINY ROOM-VIEW OF 1/2 OF THE ROOM: CEILING AT 45 DEG. ANGLE, UNUSABLE, DANGEROUS, UNCOMFORTABLE
LFB2004, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Outside cabins with verandas and you have to walk around to front to Reception.”
Tillydog7, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were with friends and had rooms 24 & 25 which gave us a beautiful private patio with table and chairs and also some loungers.”
R9450TGcarolh, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 22 was disappointing”
juliebM9908QV, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
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