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Verdigre, Nebraska
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2014

I wish I could write a better review for this place. The room was large except for a small bathroom. The location is great, but loud. I booked a room for 2 nights and received an email receipt with Balance Due: $201.37. The next day I received another Email from "j." at the Old Customs House Inn with a receipt... More 

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4 Thank 3river
customshouse, Manager at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

in response to your recent review .... Housekeeping alerted us about the damage and documented it. ....if any guest(s) incur room damage, then we charge for the repairs. More 

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 January 2014

The absolute worst part of key west is getting around. renting a car or a scooter or even a bicycle creates numerous problems. That being said, being so close to the action of Duval Street was fantastic. On a previous visit we stayed more north of Duval and rented a car which costs a fortune to park. Being able to... More 

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1 Thank Eric V
customshouse, Owner at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

thanks Eric ! please visit soon !!! More 

Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2014

The property and the rooms are very nice (though the shower had very low pressure). However, the experience of staying there is not entirely comforting. There is no staff to speak to, and obtaining the keys from a rude and busy bartender who hastily showed us our room is not becoming of a place that charges so much per night.... More 

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2 Thank J K
customshouse, Manager at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

thank you. and yes sometimes a guest would have to wait until the people in front of them are taken care of and then it is your turn. Thanks for your patience and we dont need a big staff especially when the "Smallest " is right next to us ! Were happy that you did enjoy the room. More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2013 via mobile

My husband came down for a few days and love the location of the inn..This was our second time staying and it went as well as the first! Rooms are clean and spacious. The inn is right in the middle of everything but set back so you don't hear Duval steet noise! Hotel staff and Smallest bar staff are always... More 

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2 Thank Pamela S
customshouse, Owner at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

thank you Pam and Kevin for your review, its always a pleasure to see you ! More 

Seminole
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87 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2013

I have stayed at this place annually for many years. It's not the best place, but the location is great! If it's cold out, the rooms can be quite chilly, especially with the gap under the door. The bed creaks, the tv is really small, and the rooms can be quite dark. I don't think that I've ever had a... More 

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1 Thank Sternsl
customshouse, Manager at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

.... sorry you were unhappy all those years, our apologies. More 

Evans, Georgia
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23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2013

We stayed here during Fantasy Fest. You could not ask for a better location. Everyone was super nice. We were even given chairs to sit in for the parade. This is very close to everything. We will go back.

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customshouse, Manager at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

thanks so much for your stay!!! fantasy fest is a fun event !!! More 

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 August 2013 via mobile

Quaint and personal The Old Customs House defines what a stress free trip to the Keys should be. Carefree, relaxed, convenient, flexible, clean, and perfectly fitting for the weekend. Rooms were big and clean and perfect for a group who dont want to be to far apart and still be right Iin the middle of everything! Josh at the desk... More 

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1 Thank DirectorofAwesome
customshouse, Manager at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

thank you for an honest and very nice review. we happy that you enjoyed your stay More 

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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2013

My friend and I stayed for a weekend and liked it so much we stayed an extra day. The location is great, right on Duval Street within walking distance of everything. The room was clean and the staff was very nice and friendly. The price was great! Can't wait to go back to Key West and stay there again.

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1 Thank Ivette L
customshouse, Manager at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

thank you !!! hurry back ! More 

Miami Beach, Florida
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62 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

I am giving this four stars primarily based on the location of this Inn. We arrived late and had an issue finding our key (it wasn't where we expected it), but the bartender at the Smallest Bar, John, was extremely helpful and friendly and was able to get us into our room at the late hour. Thanks John! There are... More 

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2 Thank Cali S
customshouse, Manager at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

thank you !!! we appreciate your business! More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 May 2013

The accommodations were nice, right on Duval Street in the heart of everything. Bad part is, there's no one on site, have to go to the establishment next door (Smallest Bar) to get your room key (typical Key West laid back atmosphere, which is cool) 45 minutes later the "maintenance" person shows up and finally gets me into my room.... More 

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1 Thank LeeAnnP21
customshouse, Manager at Smallest Bar Inn, responded to this review

we charge for rooms at check in and provide a room reciept. you were charge a very nice and reasonable rate for staying downtown on duval on a weekend during the busy season. we are sorry you were unhappy with our rates More 

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Smallest Bar Inn

Address: 124 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-6506 (Formerly Old Customs House Inn)
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: $220 - $502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Smallest Bar Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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“You don't go to Key West to be constantly on the Internet, so forget the wifi and all relative attachments to it.”
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“Downstairs rooms are not very private as they only have net curtains”
 of 5 bubbles Flying-Uke, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you must stay here, request the second floor to reduce the number of people looking into your room.”
 of 5 bubbles Dr Dudik, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs 3 & 4 have a rooftop deck which we enjoyed”
 of 5 bubbles pstew1234, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
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