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Southwinds Motel

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#22 of 51 Hotels in Key West
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Bromley
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed our stay at Southwinds. All the receptionists did a great job - Shara, Sophia, Natalie and Donna ( hope I haven't missed anyone). The room was good. We enjoyed the location and walked everywhere. Wasn't expecting the buffet breakfast and this fix the job for us.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Location is great for getting around the tourists area. They raise their prices during spring break. The rooms are very basic and rundown it's like staying in a uncared for motel , but being charged for a top end hotel.

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear chezgord, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments about your recent stay at our motel. I am sorry that you feel you did not get the value you were looking for during your stay. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Charlottetown, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lots of perks, breakfast, beach towels and chairs, washer and dryer, quiet location in old Key west, 3 pools. Reasonable rates walking distance to everything in old Key westLoud air conditioner. Some days room wasn't done up until after 3. Recommended.

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear colleens941, Thank you so much for this great review of our motel. We look forward to hosting your next trip to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Monroe, Washington
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Exceeded expectations right from the start. Donna capably managed our two night stay separated by 3 nights for a trip to the Dry Tortugas. Discounted the second night as return customers! Comfortable, quiet, nothing fancy but served us well. Complimentary laundry facility came in handy. Coincidentally, Donna checked us in and helped with taxis, dinner recommendations and logistics. All the...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear Bubo_2, Thank you so much for this great review of our motel. Donna is one of the many superstars that we have on our team that works hard everyday to insure our guest stays are memorable. We look forward to hosting your next trip to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a girls only week. Our stay was better than expected. Great location, very friendly folks at the front desk! We saw couples, families, friends, all staying in the hotel ... the nights were quiet, which was nice after coming back from Duval St. The hotel gives you tickets for free chairs and towels at the beach across...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear TravelCMN, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this "Excellent" review of our motel. We look forward to being your motel of choice for all your future trips to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great place for convenience to walking downtown must see places. They also offer on site bike rental for a fee if you want to do that. Rooms were comfortable. Only issue was added fee on checkout for what I thought was complimentary breakfast in lobby. Should be included in prepaid price.

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear Nancy L, Thank you so much for this five star review of our motel. We look forward to hosting your next visit with us in Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Kent, minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Southwinds in February. The rooms were very nice (recently redone), staff was super friendly and we enjoyed our stay very much! It is a nice walk to Duval Street. We will definitely be staying again!

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear Jackie M, Thank you so much for this great review of our motel. We look forward to hosting your next trip to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

rooms are nicely appointed. kitchen, fridge, microwave, dining table. Separate bedroom and bathroom. large screen TV in both rooms. Bed was comfortable Having said that, the rooms are in need of an overhaul. Stall shower very small and the fixtures need replacing. No drain cover! Sink very small and faucet hard to use. Cleaning service was spotty. None the first...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear David W, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review of our motel. We look forward to hosting your next visit to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for couple days . We will definitely stay again . The staff were super friendly and helpful .There were a couple little imperfections in the room but nothing to bad . On a scale of 1 to 5 I'd give it a 4.7 .

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear Nawti716, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review of our motel and Happy Birthday!. We look forward to hosting your next visit to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

Grand Rapids
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here at the start of Spring Break in March. The desk clerk at check-in was super friendly and welcoming. Our room wasn't ready, which we expected since we arrived late morning but we could leave our car in their lot and they texted me when our room was done about an hour later. The room was spacious, and...

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SMSJEH, Owner at Southwinds Motel, responded to this review

Dear cooraclare, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this "Great" review of our motel. We look forward to hosting your next visit to Key West. All the best, Jim Heineman VP Operations

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Clean affordable motel rooms only 1 block from Duval Street at the Southernmost point of the Island of Key West. Many restaurants and shops within walking distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Southwinds Motel

Address: 1321 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-3113
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: RM688 - RM1,499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Southwinds Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 32
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#3 Best Value Hotel in Key West
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“There are plenty of high quality motel at a lower price in the same area.There are no windows in the rooms.”
chezgord, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the inside of compound.”
colleens941, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for one of the larger rooms”
cooraclare, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I stayed towards the back of the hotel and it was quiet at nightt”
detondavide, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“best location in keywest”
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