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Key West Youth Hostel & Seashell Motel

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22 Apr 2018
16 Feb 2018
“Hotel staff is great, but guest manner is worst.”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
1 Star Hotel
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Reviewed August 27, 2015

What a great place to stay in Key West if you are on a budget. Nothing fancy to write home about but it was clean and the staff was friendly. The cost of the motel compared to other places was the selling point. If you...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2015

This place was overpriced and filthfy. They crowded about 20 guys into a concrete room with no windows and it stunk to high heaven. I have stayed in soem really cool hostels - this at rock bottom - stay away.

4  Thank Matt L
Reviewed August 4, 2015

First - we stayed in the hostel part of the hotel (all female, 6 bunks in our room - shared bathroom with 10 bunks), so I can't speak to the "hotel" portion of the rooms as they may have been better/worse. The hostel feels more...More

1  Thank Holly K
Reviewed July 30, 2015

Very nice place. Beautiful courtyard with tables, chairs, hammocks and lounges. They have motel rooms, female dorms, male dorms and mixed dorms. I stayed in a female room with 3 bunks (6 beds). Quietest hostel I've ever been in until the French lady started banging...More

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Reviewed July 5, 2015

The motel was adequate. The manager of the motel was very rude. Our rental car was damaged by plummer's working at the motel and he was very dismissive and dishonest with us about the incident.The rooms were also noisy. I would not recommend staying here....More

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United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
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December 10, 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.
Sandra C
November 25, 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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"avoid this place"
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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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