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Cotacachi, Ecuador
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148 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2012 via mobile

Rooms are located in a secluded private botanical garden. Pool is clear and pristine great place to sit and work on a suntan. Nice continental breakfast by the pool. Free parking. Located in the old historical district walking distance to Hemingway's and Mallory square. You are alway from the Duval night life. We were in room 3 which I recommend... More 

Thank Ann H
South Wales
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177 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2012

This place was perfect for us. We have stay in Key West before and wish we had stayed here the first time. Really good spot the bottom end of Duval Street just around the corner from the beach. It felst very safe and i only about is about a 15 minute walk to the busy end of the street, which... More 

Thank joerad
Wilmington, Delaware
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34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2012

My boyfriend and I stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. It was peaceful and relaxing getaway in Key West. The hotel was in walking distance to everything, but far enough away that it was so quiet. We felt as though we had the property to ourselves. I even got him to swim in the pool while there, which I... More 

2 Thank Jessica D
Palm Harbor, Florida
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2012

My husband and I have stayed at Papa's many times over the years. Occasionally we've brought friends or relatives along and we're always telling people we know to go there if planning a Key West trip. This is my most favorite place on earth to be and I can never get enough of it. The property is charming and very... More 

1 Thank Jackiet6969
Wilmington, North Carolina
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12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2012

My wife and I were on our 6th trip to Key West and stayed at Papa's the last week of September. Nancy met us at the gate to welcome us before the taxi could even pull away and I knew then that we had chosen well. Our room was very comfortable and clean as was the pool and patio area.... More 

1 Thank Tucker70
West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2012

My family and I have been staying at this location for the last 6 years. And every year it gets worse and worse. This past weekend will be the last time we stay here if they don't change ownership. The location has roaches, ants and dried up worms all in the guest cottage. Around the pool is a ton of... More 

2 Thank Kellie M
PapasHideaway, Owner at Papa's Hideaway, responded to this review

It is important for the reader to understand that this commentary was written shortly after we refused to take a reservation from this family for the same rooms and time period next year. (Any doubt that this was a good decision was erased as we watched them destroy our orchids on their way out). We had grown tired of this... More 

Charlotte, North Carolina
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44 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2012

This small property has a 2 bedroom cottage with kitchen, living room, and wrap around porch right next to the pool. The only other building has 4 rooms - 2 up & 2 down. The grounds are a small tropical compound, very pretty, with bicycles to rent on-site. The owner gave us a map and circled great restaurants, bars, music... More 

1 Thank KenKat
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30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2012

I'm so glad that I picked this place for a 2 nights stay in Key West. I was traveling with my best friend as a girl's getaway vacation and I did some research and I am LUCKY that I came across this hotel online. It's a short walk to the main streets and the price for night was decent considering... More 

1 Thank cheetahangel
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98 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2012

Friendly, helpful owners and staff. Fred & Andrea (owners) were accommodating and outstanding with helping us have a wonderful two weeks in Key West! Fred graciously took the time to sit with me & a map, sharing his favorite spots! He was also quick to help out with my car rental return, swap out a bike that was doing something... More 

1 Thank IngaGaminga
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2012

My daughter and I stayed at Papa's July 12 for 4 nites. We loved it...nice pool and beautiful gardens. Nice breakfast as well. Only 2 blocks from the beach...beach/pool towels in the room.Fred and Nancy were friendly folks who ran the place.Would stay again in a heart beat....

1 Thank KW_Dreamin

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Papa's Hideaway is a historic Key West Inn with all the charm of Hemingway's day and the convenience of being just a block or so off Duval Street and a few blocks from the Southernmost Point and South Beach. Yet, Papa’s is an oasis of tranquility, a lush compound on a quiet lane. Feel your tensions release as you bask in the warm tropical sun at poolside. Listen to the trade winds rustling through the palms, blowing all of your cares away.Papa’s Hideaway is the perfect mix of location, atmosphere and value.Come join us and make Papa’s your personal hideaway.All of our rooms are set up for your comfort and convenience:• King-size bed plus a queen sleeper/sofa *all purchased brand new in 2013!• Private bath stocked with towels, shampoo and hairdryer• kitchenette with coffee maker, microwave, refrigerator, dishes and cutlery• Cable TV • Air conditioning • Free WiFi• Each room opens directly to a deck• An iron and ironing board, extra blankets and pillows in each roomYour room is set in a wonderfully lush property with a heated pool. A gas grill is available to all of our guests and plenty of tables and chairs in the gardens for dining outdoors.In our guest services office at Key West Vacation Rentals, 1075 Duval Street, C19, you will find a wealth of information about local restaurants and attractions, as well as maps and brochures. Ask us about anything you are interested in doing. We can arrange for snorkeling, diving, fishing, ghost tours, kayaking, sunset sails, jet skiing, parasailing, Dry Tortugas trip and more!For your convenience, bicycle rentals are available through our office. Let us know when you book your stay and we will arrange to have bicycles delivered to you.We are happy to do whatever we can to make your stay more enjoyable.We hope you have a great stay! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Papa's Hideaway

Address: 309 Louisa St, Key West, FL 33040-7513
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: $378 - $629 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Papa's Hideaway 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“We were in the room #2 «The sun also rises» and it was everything we expected, with a little kitchen and a covered patio”
 of 5 bubbles ginger091, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“papa #4 studio apartment with King size bed and pull out couch. Full kitchenette. Perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles Helmontana37, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Take the opportunity to make your loved one dinner in the full kitchenette!”
 of 5 bubbles beemoser, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“full size kitchen which is great for making breakfast before heading out. There is also a gas grill to bbq and hang out by the pool area to relax”
 of 5 bubbles twostirish222, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Both rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles Caribbeanplease1, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
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