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Old 05-16-2013, 09:24 AM   #21
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After a quick skim and then search, I only found one review which mentioned price for rooms; $75/night for off-season back in 2005. While the place does get great reviews, I personally tend to avoid lodging that is this opaque on pricing.

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Old 05-16-2013, 10:55 AM   #22
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We stayed at The Southernmost because of the beach. If we were doing it again, I would stay in the heart of Duval and drive out to the beaches on the southside for the odd day. But then we are city people. Lots to do around Duval et al.

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Well, we pored over the suggestions so far and based on our reserarch we were prepared to make a reservation at Curry Mansion starting next April 1, 2014 right at the start of the reduced season rates. DW checked yesterday to confirm what the rates were for April 2014 and "Steve" confirmed the rates would be the same as this year. So we called today to make a reservation and "same Steve" advises the rates next year are increased 23.4% plus the reduced seasonal rates don't start until May 1, 2014.

I guess we are back to square 1 looking for decent rate.
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Old 05-28-2013, 08:21 PM   #24
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Not sure how long you're staying or how the rates might compare with what you're seeing for hotels or b&bs, but we enjoyed very much staying in condo complex in Truman Annex (I think it was Shipyard). They may only be weekly rentals. Easy walk over to Duvall St. and the rest of old town - short bike ride to nearby Fort Zachary Taylor beach - definitely one of the nicer beaches on Key West. Rented bikes for the week and only used the car for couple of grocery runs to Publix or whatever. I think we used Compass Realty Key West vacation rental homes and condos Truman Annex, Vacation rentals Old Town Key West, waterfront vacation homes but you could also try VRBO. Good luck.

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