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BEST WESTERN Gateway to the Keys

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Chilliwack, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is an awesome place to stay before heading for the keys. Easy location to find. Excellent breakfast. Hot tub was prefect at the end of a day of sightseeing. Definitely a great place to stay for the value and compared to other hotels around it. Would definitely return!!!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here on the way back from a week in the Keys before flying out of Miami Airport. We were looking for an inexpensive place just to spend our last night after the high prices in the Keys. I chose this motel from the good reviews on trip advisor. The employees were friendly and helpful. It was redecorated with...

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Phila., Pa, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent a Couple of Nights at the Best Western in Florida City. THE STAFF was ATTENTIVE and Very Nice!!! Stars out of Five!!! I would recommend this Hotel to ANYONE Staying in the Florida City Area. Nice Hotel, Nice People, Great Stay!!!

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Clean room helpful staff . First floor poolside . I would highly recommend this place to stay. We stayed 3 days. Good places to eat just north of here. Only 3 hours to the Keys😎. 20 minutes to Miami. 3 hours to Port Charlotte . 3 hours to Vero beach on the east coast.

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Wilton Manors, Florida
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Because of work my husband basically lived at the Best Western in Homestead frequently for the last 3 years. I visited often and would like to mention that each and every person we met, from the property management to the lovely men and women who made his stay feel like a home away from home, are the kindest hard working...

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North Carolina
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a basic hotel nothing spectacular but clean and well maintained. The staff were great. I had a problem with online booking and Felix upgraded me for free. He also responded promptly to a trip advisor question I posted prior to my trip. The front desk staff were all helpful and friendly. The free breakfast was good and abundant....

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Jefferson, GA, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I admit, I was concerned for safety staying in the Miami area. However, as soon as I pulled into the driveway, those concerns were dispelled. I was given a hospitable greeting and every subsequent staff member with whom I spoke thereafter presented the same friendly charm. An older facility, yet it has been well maintained and was very clean. The...

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent two nights at the BEST WESTERN Gateway to the Keys hotel in Florida City, FL. We stayed there as a base to visit Biscayne and Everglades National Parks, though many others were visiting the Florida Keys. The room was clean, comfortable with a nice bed, bathroom, TV, microwave and small refrigerator. The entrance to our room led out...

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in this hotel for four nights. While this is a somewhat dated property, it is very well maintained and very clean. Check in was not possible into very late in the day. The room itself was large, adequately furnished and clean. The bathroom was O.K. The pool area was very nice although the hot tub should have been...

Thank Canadian079
Reviewed 1 week ago

- we wanted to swim and relax in the pool (which seems bigger on pics) after checking in at 7 pm but it was impossible to do that, screaming kids where diving in pools and spa. No BW staff to avoid or control that. the same for smoking. later people smoked outside on balcony but in front of our room,...

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Felix C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Gateway to the Keys, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I understand your review, but I must say that we are a family hotel, that caters to families, business, and leisure guests. We do have the largest pool area (quarter acre) in a 15 mile radius. This large area does allow for plenty of open area so that smokers can also relax without disturbing others. From time to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Florida City/Homestead, Florida, close to attractions such as the Everglades National Park, the Florida Keys, Miami Speedway, and Biscayne National Park. Best Western Gateway to the Keys’ guests will find friendly helpful staff, newly renovated accommodations and convenient access a variety of key area attractions. Located in Florida City, adjacent to Homestead this Southern Florida area hotel features well-appointed guest rooms, each equipped with Flat Screen LCD television, refrigerator, microwave and free high-speed Internet access. Hotel guests will enjoy an array of amenities including a complimentary hot breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool and hot tub, Free guest laundry, free boat and RV parking and meeting facilities. Guests staying at the Best Western Gateway to the Keys will find an array of shopping nearby at the Prime Outlet Shops, the Cutler Bay Shopping Mall and The Falls Shopping Mall. NASCAR® fans staying at the hotel will appreciate being 5 miles from the Homestead/Miami Motorsports Complex, home to a variety of racing events throughout the year. This Homestead area hotel is also located less than 10 miles from key area attractions such as the Everglades National Park, Biscayne National Park and the John Pennekamp Underwater Stone Park. Visitors our hotel will also enjoy a day of fun in the sun at the beautiful Florida Keys or at Miami Beach, just a short drive away. The friendly, helpful staff at the Best Western Park Gateway to the Keys is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Florida City, Florida. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Gateway to the Keys

Address: 411 South Krome Avenue, Florida City, FL 33034-4913
Region: United States > Florida > Florida City
Price Range: $92 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN Gateway to the Keys 2.5*
Number of rooms: 114
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Also Known As:
Best Western Gateway To The Keys Hotel Florida City
Best Western Florida City
Florida City Best Western
BEST WESTERN Gateway To The Keys Florida City
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Florida City
#5 Family Hotel in Florida City
#6 Business Hotel in Florida City
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“All are great but of course you can't beat poolside.”
 of 5 bubbles debim290, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the back side swill offer more protection from parking lot noises.”
  • Two queen bed room.
 of 5 bubbles 382timl, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had room 127 which was terrific for loading and unloading, close to the breakfast room and away from the noise of the pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles jesse24813, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pool view, ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles iankW6940KE, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had a 1st floor poolside king bed room”
 of 5 bubbles lizzy557, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
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