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1 room, 2 adults

The Merlin Guest House

2.5-star2.5 stars
811 Simonton Street, Key West, FL, 33040, United States of America

Hotel with outdoor pool, near Duval Street
  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
Great location
Tasty breakfast
Value for money could be better

The Merlin Guest House

  • Room
  • Room, 1 King Bed (Essential)
  • Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Patio
  • Signature Room, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Patio
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (Lanai)
  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Bathtub (Mobility)
  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms

What’s around The Merlin Guest House


  • In Key West Historic District
  • Duval Street (1-minute walk)
  • South Beach (10-minute walk)
  • Mallory Square (16-minute walk)
  • Southernmost Point (19-minute walk)
  • Smathers Beach (41-minute walk)
  • Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum (5-minute walk)
  • Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory (10-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Key West, FL (EYW-Key West Intl.) 12-min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 23 rooms


  • Check-in time 3:00 PM-5:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Self parking *

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Water dispenser
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

The Merlin Guest House’s small print

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This hotel requires written authorization in advance for any payment using a credit card whose name differs from the registered guest. To request advance authorization, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM
  • This property does not have lifts.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

    The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

    Optional extras

    Self parking is available for an extra charge

    We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

    Recent reviews

    Superb 9.0 From 209 reviews

    Very good 8.0
    Quaint and Historical
    Lovely place, friendly staff, great location in key west
    gbRomance trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Rent the compact car.
    Keneth at the front desk was extremely helpful from the start . I look forward to staying there again.
    Bryan, us1 night trip
    Very good 8.0
    Middle of Old Town
    2 day birthday trip with my wife
    Kenneth, us2 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Location with wonderful staff
    Can’t say enough about this place. From the staff, to the accommodations, to the location it’s tge erfect spot to stay in Key West!
    Mitzi, us1 night trip
    Exceptional 10.0
    Great location near Duval
    Friendly front desk and very clean, and surprisingly quiet hotel though very close to Duval street. Would definitely stay here again.
    Jeremy, us2 night trip

    The Merlin Guest House

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