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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the 2nd year that I have used these guys for diving. They always go above and beyond. Out of all of the dive trips that I've been on this one is the best. I will be using them next year. I highly recommend them.

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Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I can not complain drastically because the price is right. The rooms greatly need maintenance. The paint is chipping and there are some rusty spots here and there. I slept ok and the Tiki Bar is also ok.

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Perfect place for home base after a day of sightseeing and fishing. Clean rooms, bar and restaurant on property, nice pool to cool off in. Out the back door there were balconies overlooking the canal. Tons of activities can be arranged onsite like fishing tours and such, but the weather wasn't that great so we stayed nearby. I was worried... More 

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Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Everyone was very friendly. The room was very clean. My dogs were welcome there and that's the most important to me. The tiki bar was great. Had a good band playing there. Definitely will go back the next trip to keys.

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We took used 3 snorkel tour operations while in the keys for labor day weekend. We had the best experience with the Looe Key Resort and Dive Center. The following day we went out with the BHSP snorkel trip and the customer service difference was like night and day, for the worse. We found the state park captains and check... More 

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Austin, TX
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

My son and I are both certified divers, but because of some bad weather on last Summer's vacation, we hadn't been diving for a year and a half. Looe Key insisted that we do a refresher course, at a pretty steep cost, and then, when we arrived for the refresher, they insisted that we go to an urgent care and... More 

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LooeKeyReefResort, Manager at Looe Key Reef Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for diving with us and we're glad you enjoyed the reef. Unfortunately, since your last dives were more than 2 years prior, a refresher course was required. A self-completed medical questionnaire is then required to take any course. And, since you had "YES" answers on the medical questionnaire, it required a physician's approval. All of this is to help... More 

Arlington Heights, Illinois, United States
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

I've dived here before and was taking my family to snorkel. The big dive boat is out so we all just snorkeled. The other smaller boat took the divers. Captain Jim and KURT were knowledgable about the marine life and the reef. The weather was crappy so we were getting hit with some 5' swells. It really was the worst... More 

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sljbrandy
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This our 3rd snorkel trip with James Katie on Friday, May 27. We love this trip so much! We saw turtles on the way out and back, and Captain James made sure we got to see them. We saw our buddy again, the 650lb Goliath grouper, several huge spotted rays, and we followed a reef shark. This was the best... More 

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Lima, Peru
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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Dated but decent motel room just off the highway. Beds were comfortable. Good AC and hot water. Smooth check-in, check-out. We really only stayed to sleep the night before heading out on snorkeling trip. It did the job for family of four. Would stay again if diving at the affiliate dive shop.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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10 reviews
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We had 2 rooms. Both needed extensive repairs!! The price for the rooms are wayyyy too expensive for what you get. The door's were rusted, the walls were peeling, the towels were stained! Many light fixtures missing and dressers broken. The tiki bar was great, and, snorkeling right on premises was Spectacular!!!

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Looe Key Resort was constructed in 1958 and has been well maintained. We offer that chic old Florida charm. Our rooms have all be recently renovated and all offer Wi-Fi, a small refrigerator, microwave, coffeemaker, and cable TV. We have an outdoor pool and offer kayaks, rental boats, dive/snorkel/fishing charters, and also have a Tiki bar & restaurant onsite. Come join us for a wonderful day on the reef. Now offering 2 trips daily!! Don't forget to visit the Looe Key Tiki Bar! Or just come and relax at our classic Keys Resort! **Please make sure to place reviews for our 3 listings in the appropriate location** -Review for Hotel or a combination of all 3 Resort Entities: please post HERE at "Looe Key Reef Resort" -Review for Tiki Bar: please post at "Looe Key Tiki & Grill" -Review for Dive & Snorkel Trips at "Looe Key Dive Center" ... more   less 

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Address: Mile Marker 27.5 Overseas Highway, 27340 Overseas Hwy, Ramrod Key, FL 33042
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Ramrod Key
Price Range: £102 - £135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Looe Key Reef Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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“The rooms all really don't have a view ..highway out front and boat canal in back”
 of 5 bubbles caponeskm, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you get a ground floor near the shop, it is quieter with canal access.”
 of 5 bubbles AP415, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Lower level rooms have access to back deck.”
 of 5 bubbles 957richb, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one of the recently remodeled rooms that face the water.”
 of 5 bubbles DeniseD755, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Find another hotel. Anything is better!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 9292922016, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
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