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The Mermaid & The Alligator

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Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 22 January 2013

My husband and I spent two days here prior to our Miami business meeting. Jerry greeted us (along with the loving dogs) to show us around the Inn, list all amenities, and make suggestions for dinner and activities. Our room was lovely and cozy with a great private porch for us to enjoy a bottle of wine. The breakfast quiche...

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Cold Spring, MN
Reviewed 22 January 2013

The website pictures an escape into a idyllic place of green tropical trees and lush plants (it never freezes in Key West) and quiet corners. The house and outdoor space well surpass the web site depiction, appealing as it is. This is a place to be, not just a place to sleep before going out again. When you do go...

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Madison, WI
Reviewed 22 January 2013

We stayed in the Sun Room at the Mermaid and the Alligator in December 2012. This bright room is small with very efficient use of space, very clean and the bed was quite comfortable. Because it was on the 2nd floor, we had views of the treetops which made it seem like you were in a tree house or rain...

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Reading, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2013

We stayed here for the first time in January 2013 and were joined by my brother Chris and his wife Gail. We had previously spent a fantastic week cruising the Carribean on Carnival Valor and seeing our daughter who is a dancer on that ship. Whilst that was a wonderful experience our stay in Key West and the wonderful delights...

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Wallingford, Connecticut
Reviewed 14 January 2013

We stayed here for the first time in January 2013. This is a beautiful house, surrounded by lush gardens. The house was still decorated for Christmas, and looked amazing. We stayed in the Sun Room, which was beautiful, and immaculate. We had our own private deck overlooking the gardens and breakfast area, which we thoroughly enjoyed sitting on. Breakfast was...

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South County RI
Reviewed 10 January 2013

We stayed 3 nights in the Caribean Queen on the second floor which had it's own full length porch along the Truman Street side.There's a hammock too. Very nice place to relax but there are street noises at times. The Bed was a king size and very comfortable. Plenty of closet space and drawer space and the rooms has a...

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london
Reviewed 8 January 2013

We stay here every year over the New Year holiday and really cant fault it - it really is paradise on earth. The house is beautiful and always full of Christmas decorations when we visit, and the cleanliness and attention to detail in the rooms is meticulous - they think of everything. Really everyone at the Mermaid makes our stay...

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Ontario, California
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We stayed at the Mermaid and Alligator during Christmas of this year. So inviting, relaxing and feels like home. Geri and Rebecca are experts on the local area and the Innkeepers provide everything that you could need, several that you didn't even know you needed. A real home away from home. Plus, you get to interact with Havana and Caya!...

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El Paso, Texas
Reviewed 30 December 2012

I spent 5 days in Key West with my daughter and son-in-law over Christmas and we could not have been happier with this choice of Bed & Breakfast. My daughter and son-in-law had the Bamboo Room which was a larger accommodation with a comfortable seating area. It had a large provate covered porch just across the walkway from the breakfast...

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Minneapolis
Reviewed 26 December 2012

We escaped Minnesota in December and got a most relaxing getaway at The Mermaid and the Alligator. Jeri was always around when we needed assistance; renting bikes, scheduling tours, restaurant recommendations, and serving the breakfast -- it was beautiful and most delicious. The house was lovingly restored and is absolutely beautiful inside and out. We stayed in the Poinciana room....

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the casual elegance and style of a more relaxed age. Our beautiful circa 1904 Victorian Home, located in the heart of Old Town Key West, offers the warm hospitality of a traditional bed & breakfast while providing our guest a place to relax, enjoy the ambiance, and even shut out the rest of the world if you choose. Join us and feel at home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mermaid & The Alligator

Address: 729 Truman Ave, Key West, FL 33040-6423
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: ₹ 18,685 - ₹ 19,070 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Tree Top suite is the way to go!!!”
nikoleg299, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Caribbean Queen is large and has the entire front porch to use. Great bathroom.”
62PaulB62, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you want a room with a balcony or the garden space you have to book early”
bryanb950, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Garden room is on first floor and has a door to patio, too. Large shower.”
402janac, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are depicted on their website . We liked being in main house. We were in Sun Room which was sunny in the morning but very quiet .”
Chrisitnef, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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