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Authors Key West Guesthouse

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Marietta, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Within easy walking or biking distance from Duvall Street without all the noise and traffic. Approximately one to one and a half miles maximum from the major attractions. Friendly staff and comfortable accommodations. Would gladly stay there on our next trip.

Thank Laura P
Rhode Island
Reviewed 14 April 2017

As a lot of folks have mentioned, the inn is in a great spot. It's within walking distance to Duval Street and the waterfront, about 15 to 20 minutes. We tried to take a different street back and stroll through the neighborhoods. You can also rent bikes for the week, or a scooter. The rooms are clean and neat. Rooms...

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Rio de Janeiro
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very welcoming, within walking distance to main attractions, this guesthouse is perfect for whom is looking for a comfortable, nice and cozy place. And if you have any doubts, ask Barby and she will provide you with all the information you need. I promise.

Thank Edson_O
Reviewed 2 March 2017

On the advice of some traveler friends, we planned our first stay in Key West at the Authors House. Great location, with easy walks to the marina, which is full of interesting shops, bars, restaurants, even a very good micro brewery with excellent food, Duval Street and many other locations. Our hosts were gracious, accommodating to all of our needs,...

Thank itraveleverywhere
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Wonderful little B&B. Room was small but very clean, and included a queen and single bed. The small pool/hot tub was very relaxing. When you entered the walls of the property, you knew you were in a quiet get-away! Continental breakfast was enough to start each day and served in a cozy outside setting. Staff was friendly, walking us to...

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West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Authors Key West Guesthouse was referred to me by Kate at Key West Visitors Center 305.296.8883. It was my first visit to Key West and I was looking for something near the downtown area. I am so happy that I took Kate's advice. This cute, very clean B&B took me back in time. Each room is named after an author....

Thank grisilla
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Cute, quiet, nice rooms, great service! Barby at the front desk was extremely knowledgeable about the area, and so helpful with setting up bike rentals, etc. Nice hot tub for the cool evenings, and continental breakfast to start off the day. Two cute kitties who live there, too!

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Ashland, Wisconsin
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This was our first visit to Key West and we stayed two nights. Barb, the front desk person, was wonderful to work with. I accidentally made two reservations and she took care of it. She also took the time to orient us to the area and give recommendations on local activities. We couldn't be happier with the friendly service. The...

Thank jeffdeblewis
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is a steady and well run B&B. It is very clean and out of the crazy Duval Street zone. We have stayed here three times over the past four years and find it very restful. The forks who run it couldn't be more helpful with lots of good tips and suggestions. We'll be back on our next visit to...

Thank Jerseyguy50
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Authors is located in a residential section of Key West. After finding this gem few years ago I have returned several times including an upcoming March 2017 stay. A short walk (slightly shorter if you cut through the cemetery when it's open) will put you in the heart of the action on Duval Street. The structure is old Key West...

Thank renardj2015

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  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Authors Key West Guesthouse

Address: 725 White St, Key West, FL 33040-7166
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: RM675 - RM995 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Authors Key West Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Rooms on the second floor included nice common deck space for sitting, relaxing.No elevator so be ready to do stairs with your belongings.”
itraveleverywhere, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“stay in rooms away from street”
fyi730, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The property is gated making all rooms safe.”
KaranF945, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Truman room offers a balcony”
KimberlyR815, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Truman & Wilder on this occasion were most acceptable”
michaelH6265IS, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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