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Address: 300 Catherine St, Key West, FL 33040-7505

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Wonderful facility!!!

This is one of the best kept secrets (until now) in Key West. No admission fee. Very clean and beautiful ocean view. What a plus for the people of Key West.

Reviewed 3 October 2012
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Lille, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This swimming pool, in which you can swim !, is in front of the sea. It is free of charge, and open to everyone, and strangely enough it was totally empty when I went there. It is a poll where you can actually SWIM ! Well, the water is dreadfully cold, I have neede the whole day to recover warmness...But... More 

Thank chrisdelille2016
Pine Grove, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

It was free and a nice pool. It was spoiled a bit by the unhelpful attitude of the staff and a very domineering old lady who was leading an exercise class. Also other locals who were swimming seemed to enjoy making snide comments about my children, sending a message that kids are an unwelcome intrusion into THEIR pool. A nice... More 

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Miami, Florida
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2014

This is free. Great murals on the walls and fantastic views out to the ocean once you get to the top... pool area. Pool looks beautiful. If you are facing the ocean, to your left below the pool are some Flamboyant trees with seating and appears to be newly lanscaped. At this time the grounds were under renovation.

2 Thank catsr5
Royal Oak, Michigan
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2014 via mobile

If you're addicted to swimming and just gotta get your laps in while at Key West, this is the most perfect place ever. It's a 50 m pool with no admission fee to just swim laps, just a sign in sheet. Just don't tell anyone, because it's a well kept secret!

3 Thank Jon L
Coral Springs, Florida
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Only lap pool in key west. Glad to have it. Well kept secret even the hotel front desk did not know about it! Not crowded you can find swim times on line at MLK web site.

1 Thank Scottie1234567
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2012

This is one of the best kept secrets (until now) in Key West. No admission fee. Very clean and beautiful ocean view. What a plus for the people of Key West.

3 Thank lovetoroamky

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