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Hershey PA
Reviewed 15 May 2012

My husband and I spent 3 nights at The Mermaid & The Alligator. We loved everything about this B&B. Our room (Key Lime room) was delightful, breakfast was superb and the gardens were mesmerizing ! This was truly the perfect place for total relaxation while exploring KeyWest . We can't wait to return !!

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new england
Reviewed 12 May 2012

It takes a lot for my husband and I to want to "get away" from home and our children. We live in the "Ocean State", 10 minutes from beautiful beaches and a beach cottage to stay in during the summer; live on a pond with jet skiing, fishing, boating, even turtle-hunting. In other words, we are lucky enough to feel...

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2Thank sarahdm714
Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 11 May 2012

This B and B couldn't be better in any way!! From the exquisite rooms to the impeccable service of the staff to the perfection of the surroundings.... It doesn't get any better than this!! Added bliss - two of the most well-trained, sweet dogs (Kaya and Havanna) to keep me from missing my own! We received a fabulous breakfast each...

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1Thank suefromcharleston
Mableton, Georgia
Reviewed 7 May 2012

We have visited Key West for years and this is the best place yet. All of the staff were EXTREMELY accommodating and the rooms and grounds were outstanding. We are already planning to stay here next year as well. We loved the breakfasts, mid-afternoon lemonade and afternoon wine....truly a special place.

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Waterford, Michigan
Reviewed 6 May 2012

This was our 1st B & B, 1st time to Key West, and 1st time away from kids in over a year. We loved the atmosphere here - quite and relaxing to reconnect with my hubby. The gardens are straight from a magazine (actually better than any magazine I've seen!). The muffin monsters (Kaya and Havanna) made us feel right...

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1Thank Anna C
Lockport
Reviewed 27 April 2012

We just returned from spending four heavenly nights at the Mermaid and Alligator. I've never written a review before( and we have traveled extensively) but this B&B was exceptional. Our room was great, Geri, Dean and Rebecca were wonderful hosts, and the gardens were so beautiful that we really felt like it was heaven. Anytime we asked for help, reservations...

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Reno, NV, USA
Reviewed 24 April 2012

We loved the Mermaid and Alligator. Cannot recommend it highly enough. Dean is a fantastic host, the dogs (Caya and Havana) make it homey and warm. The staff is extremely professional and I cannot say enought good things about the beautiful gardens. I spent as much as time as possible in the garden because it was such a relaxing and...

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4Thank Nevada_Travelers
Boston
Reviewed 23 April 2012

This B & B came highly recommended and frankly, we didn't think it could possibly live up to how it was describled. IT DID! Spotless, warm and peaceful just about covers it. That, and service that was gracious but not overbearing. We loved our room which was aptly named and the balcony and i-pod deck were nice additional amenities. I...

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Virginia Beach VA
Reviewed 22 April 2012

We recently visited The Mermaid and the Alligator for four nights and had such a pleasurable experience. While many B&B's offer amenities above and beyond what you could expect from a hotel, I have to say the M&A takes this upgrading to a whole new level! First and foremost, the establishment itself is in a really great location in Key...

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5Thank Sandbridgers
San Francisco
Reviewed 21 April 2012

We absolutely fell in love with this place! It is very beautiful, soothing & very serene at this B&B. We have stayed at many great places but I think this place really is tops especially in service. Geri was so helpful and did so many things for us. She helped smooth things over when we mixed up the time for...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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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: ₹ 9,975 - ₹ 22,107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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