The Mermaid & The Alligator

729 Truman Avenue



15% off a 2-night minimum length of stay through September 30, 2018.

Promo code is KWFINEST and must call hotel direct to book.

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The Mermaid & The Alligator is one of Key West’s best B&B’s.  This is really the quintessential environment that you expect when you stay at a classic bed and breakfast.  From the beautifully decorated rooms to the lush grounds, the KW Mermaid has all of the comforts of home including freshly made breakfast by the pool.

With only eight rooms, this place fills up fast so be sure to book well in advance especially around the holidays.

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Luxuriate in the tropical sophistication of The Mermaid & The Alligator.   Designed to enchant and welcome you, the exquisite environment promotes relaxation.  Each of our guest rooms are equipped with the latest technology, captivating décor, Charisma cotton sheets, deluxe Turkish towels, and private tiled bathroom.

Walk in, absorb the personality of our island and make yourself at home.  Enjoy the elegant atmosphere and edible amenities, including  breakfast served pool side, afternoon lemonade and early evening wine.  Complimenting this ambiance is an unparalled level of personal attentiveness and concierge services to help you discover the Key West that we love.

Me Casa es Su Casa; the comfortable and stylish living areas of the home invite you to unwind and relish in your vacation.  Plush sofas, flat screen TV, games, books and magazines help to relax and inspire.  A stylish desk holds the guest computer, available 24 hours a day, and you can access our wireless internet connection from the house or gardens.  Our outdoor Pavilion is a great gathering spot to meet guests while enjoying a glass of wine and soft music.  Here you will find an ice machine, refrigerator, pool towels, sunscreen, beach chairs, beach bags and more, all fashioned to enhance your stay((link to enhance your stay page).

Our lush gardens surround the plunge pool.  Heated year round, our pool has built in benches and whirlpool jets, and is the perfect place to unwind after a day of island exploration.

Indulge in all we have to offer….

Inn Amenities

  • Heated Swim Spa
  • Complimentary breakfast served poolside.
  • Complimentary Wine served nightly
  • Complimentary bottle water and soda selection
  • Afternoon Lemonade and snacks
  • Espresso and Tea available on request
  • Amenities-toiletries basket
  • Concierge services, dinner reservations, tickets, tours and massages
  • Fax, & copy services
  • Complimentary Nationwide and Canada phone calls
  • Complementary 24-hour guest computer station
  • Complimentary onsite parking. (one standard size vehicle)
  • Bike rack
  • Pool and beach towels, sunscreen
  • Ice machine
  • Guest refrigerator
  • Two loving dogs available to be your best friend during your stay complete with large selection of toys to choose from.

Guest Rooms:

All of our guest rooms are uniquely decorated with rich colors, designer fabrics and art.

Amenities included with each room:

  • Air conditioning and heat
  • Private tile baths with oversized showers. (3 with bathtubs)
  • Queen or king size Sealy Posturepetic mattresses (Plush top-firm)
  • 400 thread-count “Charisma” 100  cotton sheets
  • Luxury Turkish cotton towels
  • Synthetic Down duvet and  pillows – alternative available
  • Gillcrest & Somes bath amenities
  • Plush bath robes
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi (Guest computer with printer in living room)
  • Table top, surge protected  multi port electrical outlets
  • Laptop computer lap desks
  • iPod docking station stereo system
  • CD/AM/FM/ Clock Radio
  • Sound therapy systems
  • Iron, ironing board, and hairdryer
  • Safes

The Mermaid & The Alligator