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Ibis Bay Beach Resort

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Reviewed 5 January 2015

We were here during Christmas week with two of our kids and we all had a great time. The hotel is very kitchy with a retro vibe and we loved it! The view from our room, overlooking the sandy beach and the bay was wonderful....More

4  Thank onthegox5
Response from ChrisHollandKeyWest, Owner at Ibis Bay Beach ResortResponded 15 January 2015

I really identify with your review. My wife and I have a big family including 3 grandchildren plus 2 more on the way. That's why Ibis Bay is so family oriented. Our adult children love coming here from New York for the beach, the great...More

Reviewed 3 January 2015

Pros: beach front rooms, pool, turtle pen, retro decor, friendly accommodating staff, free shuttle to downtown, pier lounge chairs , fridge, microwave (upon request), paddle boat / jet ski rentals, daily housekeeping Cons: weak wifi signal ,the "guest" charge of $5 per adult per day...More

4  Thank larry c
Response from ChrisHollandKeyWest, Owner at Ibis Bay Beach ResortResponded 15 January 2015

You are right about retro. Ibis Bay is Key West's original 1956 resort. We have brought it up to date without taking away the things that make it so unique. So, come on back but make sure you don''t step on your blue suede shoes...More

Reviewed 1 January 2015

We came down over Christmas to celebrate my husband's 50th birthday. From the moment we stepped into the lobby--we had excellent service. The hotel staff/bar staff/restaurant staff/rental staff/shuttle staff were by far the friendliest people we have ever experienced. We had the family room (5...More

3  Thank kbryant7315
Response from ChrisHollandKeyWest, Owner at Ibis Bay Beach ResortResponded 15 January 2015

What a great vacation and what great stories you have! I am glad that we were able to be part of your celebration. I am very lucky to have great staff, a beautiful location on Ibis Bay and fabulous guests. Thank you for taking the...More

Reviewed 28 December 2014

Busy holiday weekend, found a room at the Ibis Bay Resort. Our queen size room was the "economy room" (one of only a few available that night 12/27). Very small room, noisy air conditioner, but we were not spending much time in the room. Shower...More

3  Thank Karen W
Response from ChrisHollandKeyWest, Owner at Ibis Bay Beach ResortResponded 9 January 2015

Ibis Bay was built in 1956. Its a great piece of history from The Florida 50s so "Key West funky" is a good word for us. We love it. We have a great staff so I am glad to hear you enjoyed their service and...More

Reviewed 26 December 2014

So i'm going to split my review into the good part and a bad part: The goods: - The location is fantastic, you walk 10 meters and you're in the ocean. - The small patio you have is so nice (when the weather is with...More

7  Thank Johan P
Response from ChrisHollandKeyWest, Owner at Ibis Bay Beach ResortResponded 9 January 2015

Thanks for staying with us Johan. I am glad you enjoyed our location. Our concierge booking service is a free service we offer our guests. Their job is to help guests choose the fun activities that have proven to be safe and reliable too. I...More

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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Key West
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br0mley1
7 December 2017|
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Response from April L | Reviewed this property |
Not really. I think there is a rate that includes a daily breakfast that is put out at the on-sight restaurant but otherwise prices quoted do not include food and drink.
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Response from Karen F | Reviewed this property |
I would call the resort, I would think 21
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MarlyMarMar
9 April 2017|
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Response from pattianneg | Reviewed this property |
2 at the most. Very nice but small and tiny bathroom. You should get 2 rooms for 4 people.
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"If you want a beach view, ask for a room farthest away from highway view"
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"get a waterfront room or you will be disappointed"
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"patio rooms were the best"
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"Go further into the Keys"
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