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The Mermaid & The Alligator

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Naples, Florida
Reviewed 2 September 2012

My husband and I live in Naples, FL, and rarely get away on a "vacation." We decided to go to Key West for 2 nights over labor day weekend. It was a fantastic getaway for us - we actually wish we would have had a 3rd night. Geri was awesome. She booked our restaurant reservations, our activity reservations (including one...

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Goodyear, Arizona
Reviewed 31 August 2012

My husband and I spent 3 wonderful days at the Mermaid and the Alligator. We arrived shortly before Tropical storm Isaac, and were greeted with warm friendly faces (Dean and Paul) and wagging tails (Havana and Kaya). We received a tour of the house and the wonderful gardens. We stayed in the "Tree Top" room, which was beautiful. It had...

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London
Reviewed 30 August 2012

My wife and I stayed at the Mermaid and Alligator for 2 nights and really liked the experience. We stayed in the Audubon Room which was very nice with the highlight being a large bathroom with a "wet" room shower. The two dogs were great, very well behaved and fun to play with. Nice touches included the coffee machine and...

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Farmingdale, New York
Reviewed 25 August 2012

My husband and I and two friends spent a wonderful vacation in Key West last month at The Mermaid and the Alligator. The B&B itself is gorgeous - we stayed in the Key Lime room in one of the cottages - it was so pretty and comfortable. Our friends were in another beautiful space, The Audubon Room, in the main...

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Coudersport, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 August 2012

My husband and I traveled to Key West for a friend's wedding. We stayed at The Mermaid and the Alligator for 3 nights and we both loved it! We stayed in The Bamboo Room, it was clean, comfortable and inviting. Initially I thought the lack of a tv in our room may be a bummer but we were on the...

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Lakeland
Reviewed 21 August 2012

I LOVED this B&B!!! I don't know where to start...my room was beautiful, the bed so comfortable, and every little detail taken care of. The gardens are stunning; there are seperate sitting areas that wind through the gardens so that all guests could enjoy privacy as well as be surrounded by tropical plants, orchids, song birds, and comfortable furniture. The...

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Delray Beach, Florida, USA
Reviewed 14 August 2012

Well...what can I say that all the others haven't? It was a very memorable experience for both me and my boyfriend. From the moment we arrived to checkout - insert sad face- we were both impressed at the attention to detail. Our stay consisted of 3 nights in the Royal Poinciana Room, which was beautiful with a private terrace and...

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Montgomery Village, Maryland, United States
Reviewed 7 August 2012

It was our first time in Key West and we couldn't have picked a better place to stay. Paul, Dean, and all the staff were incredible and inn and the gardens are simply amazing. No detail was overlooked and all the recommendations from staff about activities, restuarants, etc. were spot on. The location was perfect for our group--close enough to...

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Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Reviewed 7 August 2012

Everything about our experience was perfect. The people, the food, the room. Just perfect. They helped us get around town, find places to eat, things to do, and enabled us to make the most out of our short trip to Key West. I will be coming back!

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Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 7 August 2012

We stayed at the Mermaid & Alligator for 6 nights in July. It was pretty perfect! Two nights in the Treetop Suite and 4 in the Royal Poinciana room. Paul & Dean were super friendly and Havana & Caya were really well behaved and a lot of fun! The place was spotless, each breakfast was delicious and the gardens are...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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: £227 - £227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
The Mermaid & The Alligator Hotel Key West
The Mermaid And The Alligator
The Mermaid & The Alligator Key West, Florida
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Loved the ones I saw but I believe the best is the Caribbean room”
ilnurse, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Papaya is separate from the main house a little small. Royal Ponciana was upstairs in the main house with a small private balcony.”
mamajam, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“conch house has the bamboo room in front and tworooms around the back. front room has your own front porch and inside a living room area.”
deirdre22223, 10 May 2017 | Read review
“Would like to try the Conch cottage room next time”
tomcW9208BC, 6 May 2017 | Read review
“The Key Lime and Papaya rooms are VERY small so choose accordingly”
Winderbelle, 3 May 2017 | Read review
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