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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

My husband & I have been to the Heron House dozens of times. Since the last time we stayed in 2014, the place is disgraceful. Blood was on sheets and pillowcases, bar sink filthy, room hall light, porch light and staircase lights all out. Our hall light was replaced, but when we came back to room, glass fixture had fallen... More 

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Land O Lakes, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My fiance' and I booked this place to meet a group of friends for a weekend birthday celebration. Unbeknownst to us, it was also the weekend of the Poker Run Bikers weekend. Awesome! The location of the hotel is great. One block over from Duval but right in the middle of the 2 ends of Duval. It's a quick walk... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Spent 2 nights. I realize that this type of B&B are old buildings but having a bar sink in my room was not as important as having a sink in the bathroom. There was another sink but it was in the bedroom. Every time I used the bathroom I had to open the door without washing my hands. Gross, when... More 

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Thank Madeleine P
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12 reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

We went for 2 nights and really liked the location and friendly staff. We visited most of the attractions just walking since it was located just one block from Duval Street. Will recommend to friends and family if they want to visit Key West in the future. Not for kids.

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Fort Myers Beac
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The room was very nice and comfortable. Very light and open with 12' ceilings and French doors. The bathroom was large with a huge Jaccuzi tub plus a seperate shower. I picked the Tropical King room so it was decorated Tommy Bahama style. There is decking all around and there was a table and 2 chairs outside my door to... More 

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Thank Terry W
Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

My husband and I stayed here Aug 31-Sept 4. The location was perfect, just a block off of Duval St., the staff was very friendly. Now for the bad, the foliage around the grounds I thought was overgrown and with the humidity and dampness from the storms, our first room had a roach on the bathroom counter the first morning... More 

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Miami, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The hotel is very close to Duval street where all the action in Key West is yet very quiet. The room was beautiful with a huge king size bed. Breakfast Included. Very nice area around the garden of the hotel. Very clean and helpful staff. WE would definitively stay there again. Parking as in most hotels in KW is hard... More 

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Thank Edwin R
Naples, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Reaching way to early :welcome,we have directly a room door fir youyou,and a upgrade,too,just wonderful,incl.a bottle of champagne! The room was absolutely clean and very fresh smelling,the staff incl.front desk superb,the pool super clean,high end linen and towels!,a just perfect continental breakfast with bottomless coffee, and juices,all incl.in the room rate,we know this kind of business very well and can... More 

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heronkyw, General Manager at Heron House, responded to this review

Hello axel34467, Thank you for giving us such great feedback! We hope to see you again soon. With Sunny Greetings, Trent Owens General Manager Heron House Properties - Key West More 

Tampa, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is the first time that we stayed at this bed and breakfast. The facility is in perfect shape. The front desk is there for you and very personable. Our room was unique and very comfortable. We had a great time. Two issues that we had were the stairs, which are steep and narrow. The lack of parking is the... More 

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heronkyw, General Manager at Heron House, responded to this review

Hello Bob S, Thank you for leaving us a wonderful review. We are thrilled to hear you had a great time, felt comfortable and were able to take advantage of the entire property. Our Front Desk team loves to share local insights regarding restaurants, museums, water excursions or general questions about Key West. We are also here to help with... More 

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Reviewed 21 June 2016

We spent a couple of nights at the Heron House on Simonton St in KW recently. Our room was on the first floor facing the pool. Our $200 room was modest, read very small. Approximately 10x12, including the built in! In fact the sleeping area was only twice the size of the bath. The bath area was large. The bed... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Private Retreat situated in the heart of Old Town; 1 block from Duval Street & 4 blocks from Hemingway House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Heron House

Address: 512 Simonton St, Key West, FL 33040-6832
Region: United States > Florida > Florida Keys > Key West
Price Range: £119 - £350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Heron House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Heron House Key West, Florida
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“We liked room #10. Large, quiet and convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles WannabeIslander, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are a couple of WI-FI hotspots that can be picked-up from nearby rooms. You should ask about that when making reservations.”
 of 5 bubbles 194terryw, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Plan ahead, stay elsewhere.”
 of 5 bubbles jr3261, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“A room next to the pool is as good as any.”
 of 5 bubbles rdstrubel, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Our room was #48. It is upstairs poolside.”
 of 5 bubbles Andycapt, 5 May 2016 | Read review
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