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Chelsea House Hotel in Key West

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We had a small garden room for two nights. The room was small and clean, and at a decent value for Key West. The grounds were nice, the area quiet and the location was very good. We walked everywhere for our two day stay; if we had stayed longer then we would have rented bicycles. The service at the front... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We reserved an economy queen. Wound up staying in a room near the pool after we were originally assigned a room on the third floor in the attic with a super low ceiling over the bed. The room was small but fine for our needs. Breakfast was fine. Staff was very helpful and friendly. Pool was nice and we took... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The best thing this hotel has going for it is the location. It's a couple of blocks from Duval Street on a relatively quiet street. The staff is friendly. I just think it's overpriced for what it is. We paid less our room at the Four Seasons hotel in Miami than we did for our room at Chelsea House, and... More 

1 Thank ainparis
HistoricKeyWestInns, Director of Sales at Chelsea House Hotel in Key West, responded to this review

The Historic "Old Town" District of Key West is definitely a more expensive location as far as property prices and therefore hotel rates than many other places, so it's not really possible to compare what you would pay elsewhere to what you pay here. We offer some of the most affordable rates on the island. If you "price shopped" before... More 

Castle Rock, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Chelsea House is comprised of several old historic homes in Key West the are now part of this unique Bed & Breakfast. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would highly recommend it. It's located two short blocks from the main Duvall Street so walking to everything of interest was extremely convenient We have travelled all over the Us and many... More 

1 Thank David P
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Stayed here with my two teenaged daughters. Room was cool, comfortable and clean. The location cannot be beat. Walk everywhere...and if you do drive, you'll always have a parking spot waiting for you at Chelsea. Key West is the perfect place to try out a small boutique hotel...it's amazing how comfortable you feel here. Perfect central to everything location...private, quiet,... More 

1 Thank Dennis P
Columbia, SC
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22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed here 10 years ago for our tenth anniversary and loved the location, room, and most importantly, the treatment by the entire staff. My wife and I truly enjoyed the relaxing atmosphere. Will recommend to friends.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I returned to my favorite Key West Hotel, The Chelsea House on the weekend of 8/19 for 2 nights. My room was a beautiful room on the third floor with a deck on the outside. I noticed it had new furniture since my last visit, which made the deck feel brighter and overall more cozy. We spent Saturday at the... More 

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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the private rooms and pool decks. The rooms were clean & cozy with a bed and breakfast feel. The staff was friendly and knowledgable in both current and historic features of the area. Walking distance from Duval street was a plus. A must stay!

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3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Chelsea House is part of a chain of hotels in Key West. We loved our room. It had a balcony that overlooked a pool and twin steeples of a church. Beautiful view and the place was clean, pool area very well kept. Nice breakfast with fresh juice, fruit, eggs, muffins, bagels, croissants,and delicious coffee and teas. Very relaxing and the... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Let me start by saying I originally had booked to stay at the Chelsea for a Thursday night before we checked into a house I was renting from Friday to Monday. My arrival changed and we ended up coming into Key West on Wednesday instead, unfortunately the Chelsea was booked so we had to stay elsewhere :( From the conversation... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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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: $251 - $689 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Chelsea House Hotel in Key West 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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Also Known As:
Chelsea House Pool And Gardens
Chelsea House Pool & Gardens Hotel Key West
Chelsea House Hotel In Key West Florida
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“Get a room with a fan as well as A/C, much quieter when trying to sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles Tracy462014, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The hotel is on Truman Street which is pretty busy so request away from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles firstmatedi, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There's no lift but I'm sure staff would do your cases.”
 of 5 bubbles thefolly4, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Away from the pool is the quietest, breakfast is served at the pool, but really all of the rooms are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Myti3c, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the back away from the roads are quieter.”
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 of 5 bubbles 333sherim, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
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