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Key Lantern Motel and Blue Fin Inn

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Beatrice, Nebraska
Reviewed 1 week ago

Right off the bat, if you're of the crowd that enjoys spending hundreds if even thousands of dollars a night on lodging, this is not where you want to stay. On the other hand, if you're like my wife and I and want the *BEST* bang for the buck on the Keys, look no further than the Blue Fin Inn...

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Cedar Lake, Indiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed here numerous times on our way through the Keys. A no frills CLEAN retro motel for a great price! Convenient to the Lorelei and a few other local bars. Love it! Staff is always friendly.

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Oak Grove, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time I have stayed at this motel. There are two older strip motels side-by-side. The first time several years ago I was in the more northerly one, which I think is the Blue Fin side (not positive). It was a very clean although spartan concrete block building. This time I was in the other side, which...

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Fort Erie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Motel room was older but clean and well equipped. If you are looking for a reasonably priced place to lay your head and have a shower this is it. The staff is friendly and accommodating and the location can't be be beat. Felt like what Florida must have been like in the early days before the high end retreats that...

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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Great place to stay, right next door to Lorelie's where the food, music and atmosphere is perfect. Go down to the water, watch sunset and have a drink. Rooms are clean and well kept. Best place in Islamorada for the money!!

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Upstate New York
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

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Cape Charles, Virginia
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

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Birmingham
Reviewed 20 November 2016

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Reviewed 17 October 2016

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“We enjoyed Key Lantern's room #2 right up front.”
207erinl, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The eats rooms (toward the water / away from the office) have a poor wifi signal”
DigitalGreg, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“depends if you want quiet, in which case any room is good”
418dennisa, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“It's a small one level motor inn... all the rooms are about the same.”
debbiesG5329MP, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Second floor is cheaper with less vehicle parking noise. You CAN carry a bike upstairs.”
wwoodrich, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
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