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In Hemingway's hometown

The white-sand beach of Ibis Bay Beach Resort is a 5-minute drive from downtown Key West. Both the Ernest Hemingway Home & Museum and Southernmost Point are 17 minutes away by bike, and Sunset Pier on Duval Street is a 10-minute cab ride. Key West International Airport is 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away.

Jet-skis and free WiFi

Guests can enjoy a poolside drink while swaying in a hammock. More energetic options include renting a bike, a jet-ski, a stand-up paddleboard, or a clear-bottom kayak. There’s free WiFi in public areas, and locally caught shrimp and stone crabs to be relished at The Stoned Crab next to the water.

Vintage vibe, modern TVs

Built in the 1950s, the resort oozes period charm, without stinting on mod cons. Guestrooms feature Cuban artwork, flat-screen TVs, mini-fridges, and hammocks. The hotel lends guests colorful sarongs to relax in, and some rooms have a private beach deck or garden.

Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 21 September 2015 to 07 October 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue
Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The resort offers a restaurant. A poolside bar is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Art Deco resort also offers an outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Parking is available onsite for free. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge). Other amenities include a complimentary area shuttle, concierge service desk, and luggage storage.

Guests looking to do some activities have access to the hotel's on-site parasailing, kayaking, boat tours, and wind surfing opportunities.

Relax in the hotel's spa with some of the amenities, including a variety of massages and body treatments.

A total renovation of this property was completed in May 2012.

Ibis Bay Beach Resort has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 81
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Express check-out
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Computer station
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Multilingual staff
  • Poolside bar
  • Luggage storage
  • Restaurant
  • Free self parking
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Free area shuttle
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Television in lobby
  • Wedding services
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Year Built 1954
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
  • Premium bedding
  • Climate control
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Air conditioning
  • Cable TV service
  • Television
  • Pillowtop mattress
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Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge each morning.

The Stoned Crab - This poolside restaurant specializes in seafood. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.

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Entertainment

Dive-In Movies show every Thursday night at sundown, with free admission and free popcorn. When you add in The Stoned Crab’s full bar right next to the pool, it’s clear this is one Key West attraction that is beyond compare.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Motor boating on site
  • Parasailing on site
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Boat tours on site
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Spa Services

  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Sports massage
  • Massages on beach
  • Massages
  • Body treatments

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 5 per person, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach towels
  • Shuttle service
  • Internet access
  • Faxes
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping/cleaning fees/gratuities
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Late check-out fee: USD 100.00
  • Spring Break deposit: USD 250 per night for guests under 30 years old staying between 1 February - 30 April
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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