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    The Mermaid & The Alligator

    729 Truman Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6423
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (710)
    Room & Suite (297)
    Dining (77)
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    Overview

    • Excellent92%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “bamboo room” (50 reviews)
    “b b” (307 reviews)
    “audubon room” (31 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Almond Tree Inn
    1,616 reviews
    #2 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
    Parrot Key Hotel and Resort
    4,328 reviews
    #29 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
    The Gardens Hotel
    1,682 reviews
    #4 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
    Southernmost Beach Resort
    5,383 reviews
    #16 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We so enjoyed our time here! The B&B is super cozy and comfortable. Great location. We tucked our bikes in the side yard every night and rode them all around town. We took a quick dip in the pool and it was really relaxing. The...More

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    Response from Mermaid A, Manager at The Mermaid & The Alligator

    Greetings from The Mermaid & The Alligator. Thanks for mentioning Rebecca. She's one of our front desk staff who has been here for almost 8 years! She's a great resource and our guests appreciate her attention to detail. We hope you consider staying with us...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    If you find yourself headed to Key West, don't hesitate to book a room with a view at this wonderful Bed and Breakfast where you will find a warm welcome and friendly knowledgeable staff. The beautifully appointed rooms with a vintage feel but modern comforts...More

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    Management response:

    Thank you for including so many details of your stay with us. We love taking care of our guests and we benefit, too, from the relaxed and quiet spaces in and around the house. We hope you come back again! Sincerely, Geri L. Innkeeper

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We cannot say enough about our 3 nights at this over the top B&B. The pictures really don't do justice to this fine establishment. Geri and Rebecca who were the managers for our stay were exemplary as will as their staff. The breakfasts were delicious....More

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    Management response:

    Thank you, Barbary and Tom, for staying with us and taking the time to write about your experience. We appreciate it so very much, and, of course, it helps others who are looking for a place to stay while visiting the island. We love sharing...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    This was our first stay at the Mermaid and the Alligator. We will definitely be back. The grounds are very relaxing. The breakfast was excellent and the rooms were first rate. But the best part of all was the people. Geri and her crew were...More

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    Response from Mermaid A, Manager at The Mermaid & The Alligator

    You are welcome! It was our pleasure to have you here and we thank you for taking the time to write about your experience. I am so fortunate to work with every person on our staff--dedicated, caring and gracious--who give 100% to their work and...More

    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    We could not have been any more pleased than with our stay at The Mermaid and The Alligator. The Royal Poinciana room we stayed in was very comfortable and the porch was a fantastic respite from our days travels in Key West. The staff was...More

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    Response from Mermaid A, Manager at The Mermaid & The Alligator

    Greetings from Key West! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I'm so glad you were able to enjoy the gardens as well as our beautiful island city. We hope you come back to stay with us again! All the...More

    Almond Tree Inn
    1,616 reviews
    #2 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
    Parrot Key Hotel and Resort
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    The Gardens Hotel
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    #4 of 51 hotels in Key West
     
    Southernmost Beach Resort
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$291 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    Traveller (710)
    Room & Suite (297)
    Dining (77)
    Pool & Beach (44)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Mary S
    Are any of your rooms able to accommodate 3people in one room? (Mom,Dad,son,)
    26 July 2016|
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    Response from Lisa Z | Property representative |
    Thank you for your interest in our guest house. We are an Adults only property, all rooms have 1 King or 1 Queen bed. Kind Regards!
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    M. Suzanne H
    Is there private parking available?
    19 June 2016|
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    Response from Lisa Z | Property representative |
    Our guest house like many here in Key West has limited parking. It is on a first come first serve basis. Often many guests do not require parking and we are able to accommodate all guests with parking. Sometimes, however... More
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    jennymorse55
    Hi. I am wondering if any of your rooms have 2 beds as I will be traveling with my son. Also how do I find out about your rates? Thank you, Jenny
    14 May 2016|
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    Response from MermaidAlligator | Property representative |
    Hi Jenny, All of our rooms are designed to accommodate 2 adult guests in 1 king or queen size bed. Complete information on our rooms and rates are shown on or website which you can find by searching for the Mermaid & The... More
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    Room Tips
    "Tree Top suite is the way to go!!!"
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    "Caribbean Queen is large and has the entire front porch to use. Great bathroom."
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    "If you want a room with a balcony or the garden space you have to book early"
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    "Garden room is on first floor and has a door to patio, too. Large shower."
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