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Gecko Grotto - Cute Room at Garden House B&B Just a Few Steps From The pool!

People2
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Property type hotel
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Air Conditioning

Overview

About the property

Studio, 1 Bath, Sleeps 2

Decorated in a cozy island style, the Gecko Grotto is located adjacent to our heated lagoon-style pool, and just steps away from breakfast!

Throw your suitcase on the luggage rack and start to relax! The theme is truly Key West and little island touches are sprinkled throughout the decor.

Islandy decor throughout and completely remodeled walkin shower with glass doors. Enjoy free breakfast daily from 8 AM to 10 AM

Key West Vacation Rentals typically releases all minimum night stay requirements within 60 days of the arrival date. Otherwise, our minimum night requirements are as follows:

- January thru April - 5 night minimum

- May thru mid - December - 3 night minimum

- Fantasy Fest Week - (late October) - 7 night minimum

- Christmas & New Years - 7 night minimum

- Special Holidays and Events may have up to 7 night minimums

Our software is designed to fill in small gaps between reservations that are outside of 60 days. Feel free to call our office for more info or special requests.

Individual making the reservation must be 25 years or older with proper identification and be an occupant of the property

More Details

Property Manager
Key West Vacation Rentals
Speaks English, Spanish, Mandarin
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
24 May, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday hotel in Historic Seaport in Key West

Property Type:
  • hotel
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool

Reviews

Very Good! 4/5 -
(33 traveller reviews)

Gecko Grotto - Cute Room at Garden House B&B Just a Few Steps From The pool!
average rating of 4.0 based on 33 reviews
Wheeling, IL
3

Great Location, but . . . not worth the price

  • 3 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was adequately helpful.

The vacation rental was somewhat dirty.

I was more than happy with the location.

I was somewhat dissatisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I do not recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

I stayed in Geckko Grotto. Others in my party were in the "king" rooms. The staff we interacted with (cleaning, shuttle, breakfast) were very nice and professional. The rooms were clean - the pool was dirty. Since I was single, the small room was ok. The bathroom is probably one of the better ones. It had a nice vanity and plenty of room. The room was clean and the "gift bag" was a nice touch Window air conditioner was noisy. Right outside this room is the breakfast/patio and pool. The daily breakfast was adequate, but I would have liked non-sugary cereal or oatmeal. The pool, however, was disgustingly dirty! Since it is spring, the tree above it was dropping "stuff" in the pool. There was TONS of this in the pool blocking the drains and thus, was beginning to develop algae. We called for pool maintenance, but they never came or called back. My sister cleaned the skimmers and all the debris out of the pool, so the filters could work. We left piles of tree stuff on the deck. By evening, it had started to clear up, but since we were leaving the next day, that did us no good. This property should have some on-site staff! The rental office is many blocks away. Very inconvenient!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Key West Vacation Rentals
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feedback. We had issues with the pool equipment during your stay causing it to not filter correctly. The equipment has since been fixed and we apologize you encountered a dirty pool. We have on site staff on the weekends. Gecko Grotto is currently being renovated and will be completed on 5/6/17. We hope you are able to come back and enjoy it.
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Key West, FL
3

Easter Weekend

  • 3 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was more than helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was more than happy with the location.

I was more than satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The pictures are done well. This is a decent place to stay. I was rather disappointed with the pool. It is very small and was VERY dirty the whole time I was there. I even tried taking the leaves out myself. For a Holiday weekend $280 a night was towards the lower end in price. The place is very close to Mallory Square and 2 blocks from Duval. However, to check in you have to go a block off duval st on the 1000 block. The house is in the 300 block. Not very convenient. My towel rack was broke and popped off the wall. The shower curtain fell down and we had to put it back. The AC unit had to run the whole time to keep the room cold. There was no unit in the bathroom and the sun shined directly inside in the morning. Would I stay here again? Probably not unless I got it very a very good price.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Key West Vacation Rentals
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Cooper City, FL
3

Conch Republic Visit

  • 3 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was adequately helpful.

The vacation rental was clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was somewhat dissatisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Location, location, location. But I was not pleased with the accommodations. Bare minimum space, perfect for a guy but not suitable for a lady.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Key West Vacation Rentals
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Key West, FL
2

Not so good

  • 2 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was somewhat unhelpful.

The vacation rental was clean.

I was more than happy with the location.

I was somewhat dissatisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I do not recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

The room was very small but clean. Not what you saw in online pictures for the price. Bathroom needs an update. Tile is old.sink backs up,rust on walls. Property management very nonchalant.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Key West Vacation Rentals
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4

Inadequate Parking

  • 4 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was more than helpful.

The vacation rental was very clean.

I was very happy with the location.

I was satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

Inadequate parking and no chairs to sit on in the room And a little pricey but that's Key West

  • Review Submitted: Feb 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Key West Vacation Rentals
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5

Great Stay in Old Key West

  • 5 of 5

Rating Details:

The property manager was very helpful.

The vacation rental was spotless.

I was somewhat unhappy with the location.

I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental.

Overall, I recommend this vacation rental.

Reviewer Comments:

This location was a beautiful set of 3 redone Conch houses close to mallory square. Beautiful location and service my only complaint would be that there was no parking. We ended up paying $20 to park in a mallory square lot.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: Key West Vacation Rentals
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