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Olivia by Duval

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Albrightsville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 9 February 2015

First I want to note that the last 5 or 6 reviews made me nervous and sickly about coming to this place. I literally expected a room to be falling apart and the pool to be green and unusable. To my surprise this place was just fine. Is it starting to look aged, yes, however, you are still in key...

2Thank Strahberrie
KPB_FLKeys, Guest Relations Manager at Olivia by Duval, responded to this review

Strahberrie, thank you so much for staying with us, and for leaving such a nice review. I'm glad you and your son had a great time (and contrary to popular belief, Key West is indeed a great place for families). We appreciate your acknowledgement that we are working through the necessary updates and renovations while the property is actively being...

Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 23 January 2015 via mobile

Place has gone downhill since the owner passed away last May. We had to ask them to clean the room. My feet were black from the floors. Had to constantly ask for pool towels. The manager George is very helpful but it's too much for one person. I won't go back.

8Thank trigirl24920
KPB_FLKeys, Guest Relations Manager at Olivia by Duval, responded to this review

Good day, I wanted to reach out and thank you for your feedback. I'm sorry to hear you were displeased, but I wanted to assure you we have been gradually working on improvements since purchasing the property. We've also hired more staff and are constantly upgrading the rooms. I'm sorry these benefits were not able to be enjoyed while you...

Chester County, PA
Reviewed 15 January 2015

This was our 2nd time here at OBD - we stayed here in March 2014 and had nothing but wonderful things to say about it when it was owned by Kay. She was a fantastic host and George and DJ kept things humming. Kay passed late this summer. Out of the blue an e-mail came saying OBD was under new...

15Thank CrisandLou
Benbrook, Texas
Reviewed 10 January 2015

We stayed here 4 times in past 4 years, when Jen, Danny,DJ and that great gang was here....Absolute new management blood suckers, rates tripled in many places like Cap quarters front and rear, smurf or conch, its crazy GO elsewhere, new owners are terrible we came and left !!!!!

12Thank 1967Firefighter
Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

Booked "junior suite" w. breakfast for family of 4 for 2 nites for $672. Upon arrival we found out that no breakfast is included! In the room (appr 23 m2) only double bed + single bed. After request half broken x-bed was delivered. Paper thin walls, lousy AC and dirty pool area. Waste of money!

15Thank 214karis
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

The only reason I would even think of staying here again is because of the property manager (George). We have been staying here the same 10 days for years, with great customer service and a fair room for a fair price. The new owners have now decided to raise the room prices over $120 per night and are not keeping...

12Thank Lguliano
Iowa City, Iowa
Reviewed 10 November 2014

We had stayed at this hotel before and loved it. When we stayed last year it was an adult only facility and it was clothing optional at the pool. After we arrived at the hotel and checked in, we headed to our room and had to go through the pool area to get there. Stuck on the gate to the...

10Thank darlinH
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 27 September 2014

After coming here for a lot of years and it being our favorite place to visit, It is sad that this place was sold and taken over by a group that just doesn't care. When you stayed here, Kay, DJ and the rest of the staff made you feel like it was you home. Now that it was taken over...

13Thank Al L
New Jersey
Reviewed 9 September 2014

Received official email from the new owners confirming what was posted in a previous review, The email clearly states that the Clothing Optional pool policy ends starting Nov 1, 2014. There were so many positives about the property, but this is a significant feature and now that its gone, I feel like Tripadvisor should reset the ratings for this property...

9Thank OTBW
New Jersey
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Subject: Olivia by Duval Location: Key West, Florida Keys, Florida, United States, North America Title: End Of An Era ID#: 222982864 As of 2 weeks ago Olivia By Duval was sold to the owners of the Wicker House. They are changing the format to "Family Oriented" and it will no longer be CLOTHING OPTIONAL at the pool. Old Town Suites...

23Thank kelsie27

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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Key West Hospitality Inns is a family of Key West accommodations. Family-owned and operated since 2006, our properties suit a wide range of guests and families.Our four properties are meticulously maintained and located in the heart of historic Old Town Key West. Ideally located, our accommodations are within walking distance of countless restaurants, shops, art galleries, beaches, Mallory Square and mile-long Duval Street.Within our family of accommodations, we have four unique and distinct properties. Whether you are seeking a quiet, romantic, secluded stay, or vacation rentals for a family retreat, we have you covered. Our properties include a tropical bed and breakfast on Duval Street, a cozy inn near the beach and Southernmost Point, a historic “Conch” house, and quaint vacation cottages and studio apartments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Olivia by Duval

Address: 511 Olivia Street, Key West, FL 33040
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: ₹ 3,231 - ₹ 16,156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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Olivia By Duval Hotel Key West
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