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The Mermaid & The Alligator

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729 Truman Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6423 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Great stay as always! We stayed in the Royal Poinciana which was fabulous! Plenty of room! The breakfasts are to die for! Everyone that works there is super friendly and always willing to help! We will be back again :).

Thank lesleym214
Response from Geri L, General Manager at The Mermaid & The AlligatorResponded July 3, 2018

Yeah! Thank you for letting us know you enjoyed your stay! Come back soon! Geri Manager

Reviewed June 25, 2018

When my wife and I first stayed at the Mermaid & The Alligator in 2010 I wrote a review that said we would be back. Since that time we have stayed here at least a half dozen times. We most recently stayed from June 16-19,...More

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Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

I have Stayed in many guest houses over the years on many trips. Never have I stayed in more exquisite, over-the-top facility as the Mermaid and the Alligator. The rooms are gorgeously appointed. The linens, amenities and all of the special little touches that are...More

Thank Carl D
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our 4 nights here. The grounds are so lush and diverse in plant life, we found nothing in Key West that compared. Breakfast very good and the staff helped greatly with our bookings. Well done Mermaid and Alligator!

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Reviewed June 19, 2018

My friend Carl and I spent the first week of June at The Mermaid and The Alligator. I have been to Key West several times, but I have never had such a great experience. The inn is amazing. From location to the staff - an...More

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Description
Welcome to the casual elegance and style of a more relaxed age. Our beautiful circa 1904 Victorian Home, located in the heart of Old Town Key West, offers the warm hospitality of a traditional bed & breakfast More while providing our guest a place to relax, enjoy the ambiance, and even shut out the rest of the world if you choose. Join us and feel at home. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$148 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Mermaid & The Alligator Hotel Key West
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The Mermaid And The Alligator
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The Mermaid & The Alligator Key West, Florida
Location
United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$148 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Mermaid & The Alligator Hotel Key West
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The Mermaid And The Alligator
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The Mermaid & The Alligator Key West, Florida
Location
United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
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Traveller (815)
Room & Suite (330)
Dining (81)
Pool & Beach (51)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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GollyG72
July 8, 2018|
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Response from GeriL61 | Property representative |
Hi there! There are a couple of beaches nearby--Higgs Beach is our neighborhood beach where you can rent beach chairs and umbrellas. Salute restaurant is right there with delicious lunches and dinners. Fort Zachary Taylor... More
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trayrenee
May 4, 2018|
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It's heated to skin temperature and has spa jets our guests can control. We can lower the temp by a few degrees if requested. Geri L. Manager
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atlfuzzy
March 15, 2018|
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Response from GeriL61 | Property representative |
Hello, That's a good question. We have a large capacity Mitshubishi ductless A/C in the main part of the suite and a wall unit near the tub. Together, they do the job of keeping the room cool in any season. Treetop is... More
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Room Tips
"All the Rooms are Special! Can't Go Wrong!"
adri1112018
3 weeks ago
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"The Caribbean Queen suite is fantastic. All the rooms appear to be wonderful."
MarieG394
Oct. 8, 2018
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"The Sun room is a great pick. Private deck outside the room was fantastic."
Pioneer530449
Sep. 22, 2018
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"Caribbean Queen on the upper level, with balcony and seating."
bethw850
Jun. 8, 2018
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