Southwinds Motel

1321 Simonton Street, Key West, FL 33040 US
2.0 Star Property Near Duval Street
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  • Pool umbrellas
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Free newspapers in lobby
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02/06/2023 - 02/07/2023
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Summary of Verified Reviews

Rated 84/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good beach hotel. Close to Mallory Square. Great location.

Bar

99/100
73 reviews

Bar is awesome.

Location

94/100
416 reviews

Great location. Average parking. Great shopping at the nearby city centre, and close to the beach. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby. Affordable parking.

Service

90/100
278 reviews

Efficient, friendly service with a nice reception. Recreation staff is nice.

Cleanliness

77/100
185 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Pool surroundings and rooms are immaculate. Bathroom needs cleaning.

WiFi

71/100
6 reviews

Good internet service.

Breakfast

64/100
119 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

Room

59/100
442 reviews

Small, poorly maintained rooms with poor A/C. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Great beds, clean rooms, and good minibars. Old rooms with poor TV's and furniture but OK kitchenettes. Shower can be a problem.

Comfort

44/100
255 reviews

Small rooms with comfort and noise issues. Lovely beds, but substandard room maintenance with poor A/C.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from couples.

Clean hotel facilities. Professional service.

Bar

99/100
26 reviews

Bar is awesome.

Service

95/100
92 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Location

94/100
151 reviews

Great location. Excellent location with good bars, restaurants, shopping and beaches nearby. Average parking. Affordable parking.

Cleanliness

76/100
69 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Pool area is clean, but the bathrooms are less so.

Breakfast

64/100
39 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Room

57/100
161 reviews

Rooms are fine; small but very peaceful. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Poor quality, old rooms with low rated A/C and furniture. Shower can be a problem.

Comfort

37/100
105 reviews

Small rooms with comfort and noise issues. Lovely beds, but substandard room maintenance with poor A/C.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from families.

Awesome terrace. Fair breakfast prices.

Bar

99/100
11 reviews

Bar is awesome.

Location

94/100
89 reviews

Great location with good parking availability. Good shopping and sightseeing.

Service

90/100
47 reviews

Great service, especially at reception.

Cleanliness

78/100
34 reviews

Pool surroundings and rooms are immaculate.

Value

71/100
30 reviews

Best value for money.

Breakfast

64/100
37 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Room

63/100
99 reviews

Small, poorly-maintained rooms and bathrooms. Great beds, clean rooms, and good minibars. Older rooms with badly maintained furniture and poor A/C, but decent kitchenettes. Shower can be a problem.

Vibe

47/100
23 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Hotel could use some updating.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Friendly service. Fantastic service.

Location

91/100
18 reviews

Great location.

Service

90/100
7 reviews

Friendly service.

Pool

80/100
5 reviews

Great pool.

Breakfast

65/100
5 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Room

47/100
17 reviews

Poor rooms and bathrooms.

Rated 72/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good beach hotel. Close to Mallory Square. Great location.

Location

95/100
8 reviews

Great location.

Service

92/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

Value

73/100
6 reviews

Best value for money.

Breakfast

65/100
7 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Vibe

51/100
5 reviews

Decent vibe.

Room

42/100
11 reviews

Room needs to be improved. AC needs updating.

Comfort

37/100
8 reviews

Uncomfortable, with guests complaining about noise and the A/C.

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from couples.

Fantastic service.

Room

43/100
6 reviews

Room needs to be improved.

Rated 70/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good beach hotel. Close to Mallory Square. Great location.

Location

95/100
16 reviews

Great location.

Service

90/100
9 reviews

Fantastic service.

Cleanliness

80/100
7 reviews

Clean.

Breakfast

58/100
11 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Room

53/100
21 reviews

Guests complained about the bathrooms and room sizes.

Comfort

44/100
9 reviews

Small and uncomfortable rooms.

Vibe

44/100
6 reviews

Vibe is not too good.

Rated 77/100 based on reviews from families.

Great location.

Location

94/100
8 reviews

Great location.

Breakfast

61/100
7 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Room

51/100
9 reviews

Room is all right.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good beach hotel. Close to Mallory Square. Great location.

Bar

99/100
69 reviews

Bar is awesome.

Location

93/100
374 reviews

Great location. Average parking. Great shopping at the nearby city centre, and close to the beach. Excellent sightseeing, restaurants and bars nearby. Affordable parking.

Service

91/100
251 reviews

Friendly service and great reception. Recreation staff is nice.

Cleanliness

77/100
168 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Very clean rooms and decently clean pool. Bathroom needs cleaning.

WiFi

74/100
5 reviews

Good internet service.

Breakfast

68/100
90 reviews

Affordable, fairly tasty breakfasts.

Room

60/100
383 reviews

Small, poorly maintained rooms with poor A/C. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Great beds, clean rooms, and good minibars. Old rooms with poor TV's and furniture but OK kitchenettes. Shower can be a problem.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from couples.

Good restaurants & bars in the area. Affordable parking.

Bar

99/100
25 reviews

Bar is awesome.

Service

94/100
82 reviews

Friendly service and great reception.

Location

94/100
136 reviews

Great location. Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby. Average parking. Affordable parking.

Cleanliness

76/100
60 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Pool is reasonably clean, but the bathrooms are less so.

Breakfast

66/100
30 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Room

58/100
137 reviews

Rooms are fine; small but very peaceful. Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms. Poor quality, old rooms with low rated A/C and furniture. Shower can be a problem.

Comfort

40/100
91 reviews

Small rooms with comfort and noise issues. Lovely beds, but substandard room maintenance with poor A/C.

Rated 80/100 based on reviews from families.

Wonderful sightseeing. Clean rooms.

Bar

99/100
11 reviews

Bar is awesome.

Location

93/100
71 reviews

Great location with good parking availability. Good shopping and sightseeing.

Service

91/100
36 reviews

Fantastic service.

Cleanliness

77/100
27 reviews

Clean rooms.

Breakfast

66/100
22 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Room

64/100
73 reviews

Decent but small and poorly maintained rooms with low rated bathrooms. Great beds, clean rooms, and good minibars. Older rooms with badly maintained furniture and poor A/C, but decent kitchenettes. Shower can be a problem.

Comfort

50/100
39 reviews

Small, noisy, uncomfortable rooms with poor A/C. Comfortable beds.

Vibe

47/100
14 reviews

Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating.

Rated 79/100 based on reviews from solo travelers.

Friendly service. Fantastic service.

Location

91/100
17 reviews

Great location.

Service

90/100
7 reviews

Friendly service.

Pool

80/100
5 reviews

Great pool.

Room

47/100
16 reviews

Poor rooms and bathrooms.

Rated 67/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Very good beach hotel. Close to Mallory Square. Great location.

Location

95/100
9 reviews

Great location.

Service

89/100
7 reviews

Friendly service.

Value

73/100
5 reviews

Best value for money.

Breakfast

61/100
5 reviews

Breakfast is average.

Room

52/100
15 reviews

Small, but acceptable, rooms.

Comfort

46/100
11 reviews

Rooms are described as uncomfortable, loud and cramped.

Vibe

40/100
7 reviews

Vibe is not too good. Hotel could use some updating.

Rated 73/100 based on reviews from couples.

Room

52/100
5 reviews

Room is all right.

Rated 74/100 based on reviews from families.

Friendly service. Fantastic service.

Room

54/100
7 reviews

Room is all right.

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Property Description

With a stay at Southwinds Motel in Key West (Key West Historic District), you'll be steps from Duval Street and South Beach. This hotel is 0.5 mi (0.9 km) from Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and 0.6 mi (1 km) from Higgs Beach.

Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge.

Make yourself at home in one of the 58 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Your pillowtop bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding. 32-inch LED televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Duval Street - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
South Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Simonton Beach - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
City Zoo Gallery - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
MLK Community Pool & Community Center - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Tennessee Williams Key West Exhibit - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Reworx - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Saint Mary Star of the Sea - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Key West Firehouse Museum - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Higgs Beach - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Southernmost Point - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Key West Cemetery - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi

The preferred airport for Southwinds Motel is Key West Intl. Airport (EYW) - 5.2 km / 3.2 mi

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. Limited parking is available onsite.

Dip into one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools or enjoy other recreational amenities, which include bicycles to rent. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a picnic area.

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 4:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Outdoor entertainment area
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Picnic area
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Beach towels
  • Number of buildings/towers - 9
  • Total number of rooms - 58
  • Number of floors - 1
  • Professional property host/manager
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No elevators
  • No alcohol served onsite
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Parasailing nearby
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Concierge services

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Pets not allowed

Misc Fees / Policies

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 20.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Partner property beach club access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Internet access
  • Phone calls
  • In-room coffee
  • Concierge service
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Laundry facilities

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

  • Children 13 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • Alcohol is not served at this property.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Gloves are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

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