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Greensboro, North Carolina
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We arrived late in the afternoon from Miami December 5th. We had been to the Art Basel gig over the weekend. The drive down was wonderful, the Inn is nice and is as described. We stayed in room 28. It's small, but big enough to get around in. The netting over the bed is sexy and the linens are good....

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Avalon is a real find in Key West. It's a walk away from the din of the town center, but a close enough to walk, or stumble, to if you'd like to participate. The room was lovely and brought to mind the life of Ernest Hemingway (although he never lived here, but close by) with its airy tropical feel,...

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avalonbnb, Manager at Avalon Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words. I was pleased to hear you enjoyed the colonial ambience we strive to provide in keeping with the homes history. Hemmingway very well may have spent time here, especially since the property once held a Gymnasium used for Boxing training at one time. Also glad you enjoyed taking breakfast on the porch.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My mom and I stayed here 4 days and 3 nights and we really enjoyed the Avalon bed and breakfast. The breakfast every morning was delicious and we loved sitting on the front porch eating. The rooms were quiet and very clean with the bed being nice and comfortable. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful, they answered all our...

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avalonbnb, Manager at Avalon Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how much you enjoyed your visit. I am very happy we were able to answer your questions and help you get the most out of your fist time visit to Key West. I hope it won't be your last.

State of Parana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location,very nice staff and very clean and charms room. We would go back soon to stay at Avalon where details makes difference. Parking car and scooter rental was available in front of the hotel.

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avalonbnb, Manager at Avalon Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you Mauro for your recent stay with us and for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor. We certainly hope to see you again next time.

Frankfort, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice Victorian place on the very south end of Duval: tourists, yes. But not like the noisy north end! Nice staff and the hotel was IMMACULATELY CLEAN! Close to the southernmost point in the US, the Butterfly Museum (go! It's great!). If you want to be very close to the action of Duval Street, without all the noise, this is...

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avalonbnb, Manager at Avalon Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I have already passed your review on to our fantastic housekeeping staff, thank you so much for taking the time to recognize their outstanding efforts. I'm thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us, and thanks for recommending us to others.

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights. Our room was very clean and comfortable. The breakfast sitting on the porch was very good. If we are fortunate enough to return to Key West we would go back to stay at Avalon.

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avalonbnb, Manager at Avalon Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind words and reviewing us after your recent visit. We certainly hope you make it back to see us again in the not to distant future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Avalon is somewhat of a hidden gem: a beautiful house with great facilities and very friendly staff, located on the main downtown street. We stayed just one night and loved it - parking was available opposite and breakfast was excellent.

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avalonbnb, Manager at Avalon Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Very pleased you enjoyed our breakfast on the porch and your short stay with us. Hope you get to visit for more than one night next time.

Plainfield, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great room, queen bed was spacious, the location of the bed and breakfast to town and tourist spots was great, parking was across the street and we felt safe here. The staff were very friendly.We will return. we spent only 24 hours here, needed 2-3 days to see everything. make it a long weekend trip.

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avalonbnb, Manager at Avalon Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I have to agree Key West has so much to see and do with something for everyone. I am sorry you only got to spend one night with us, but was happy to hear how much you enjoyed everything. See you for longer next time, and thank you for recommending us to others.

Englewood, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located right around the corner from the southernmost point in the USA. Great breakfast, nice clean pool area and decent porch view. Get reservations far in advance or go off season. They upgraded us to a bigger bed which was beautiful.

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avalonbnb, Manager at Avalon Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words and good recommendations. Its true, especially for peak season, since we are a smaller property, you need to reserve well in advance especially if you have a specific room type in mind. We do love it when we can upgrade our guests due to last minute cancellations or availability, and I am glad you...

Redhill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would have described this as more of a small hotel/guesthouse than a classic B&B, not in any way a criticism, just an observation. It's on Duval St, Key West's main drag, but right at the quieter southern end (in fact it's only a few steps from the southernmost point, something you'll see mentioned A LOT round here). We thought...

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avalonbnb, Manager at Avalon Bed and Breakfast, responded to this review

I agree we are more a small boutique hotel. Traditional Bed and Breakfast's don't really exist in Key West. So happy you enjoyed your stay with us and our excellent location, close enough but not too close as we like to say. I think we are the only thing in our neighborhood not named the "Southernmost" something. I really appreciate...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on Historic Duval St. the Avalon is a c1885 historic 19 room Bed and Breakfast style Key West Hotel.With romantic canopy net beds in all rooms, private bathrooms, mini refrigerators, flat screen TV's, heated pool and free Wi-Fi, the rooms are updated to provide modern amenities, while still maintaining its colonial charm & ambience.The plentiful continental breakfast buffet served café style on the front porch each morning is the perfect start to your day before exploring Key West. Located on Duval Street the Avalon Bed and Breakfast Hotel is within walking distance to the many attractions Key West has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Avalon Bed and Breakfast

Address: 1317 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-3131
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: ₹ 12,536 - ₹ 32,284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Avalon Bed and Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“If your driving, arrive before 5 pm so that you can park at the scooter place”
 of 5 bubbles pthscott, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for an ocean view room or a Duval Street room view”
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“We had 1st floor, easy access and very comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles joanl117, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had the small queen room. Would not recommend for two people, but still a lovely room!!!”
 of 5 bubbles LaurenPittsburgh, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“there are 2 choices- rooms that are only accessed from inside the building, and ones that are only accessible from the outside”
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