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Gateway to Key West

Situated at the northern tip of Key West, this two-story hotel is within 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) of popular Smathers Beach and the airport.

Full island experience

The Gates Hotel sits at the entry way to Key West. Guestroom reflect the relaxing style of Key West with luxurious bedding and amenities.


All 100 guestrooms contain luxurious bedding, Keurig coffee makers, cable/satellite TV, complimentary WiFi, and views of the pool or courtyard.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Gates Hotel Key West is located on the northern tip of Key West, just 1.5 miles (2.4 kilometers) from the airport, just north of the bridge to Stock Island.

Amenities at The Gates Hotel Key West includes the Rum Row pool, bar and lounge serving cocktails made with local rum and a signature welcome cocktail, The Blind Pig food truck providing guests with a taste of local island cuisine as well as tapas inspired by Cuban, Bahamian and Caribbean cultures. Breakfast is available for a fee. Other amenities include a cigar lounge, in room dining, free area shuttle, and complimentary WiFi.

The Gates Hotel Key West is centrally located and within easy distance of Old Town, Mallory Square and Duval Street.

  • Outdoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 100 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Computer station 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Year Built 2015 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free long-distance calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

The Blind Pig Food Truck - Serving a selection diverse tapas style cuisine influenced by Cuba, the Caribbean and Bahamian cultures. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner available, all surcharges apply.

Rum Row Bar and Pool Lounge - Featuring live local music and rum-inspired cocktails and rum tastings from Key West First Legal Rum Distillery.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel provides an outdoor pool and sundeck, and Smathers Beach is a mile away. Several vendors rent a variety of water-sports equipment, bicycles, and scooters.

The Key West Golf Club is less than a mile and a half from the hotel. Bird watchers should note that Key West has 60 species of native birds and hosts an additional 140 species of migratory birds.

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

  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 15 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25.00 per accommodation, per day

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit 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 25 years old.

No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 28.13 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Shuttle service
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • In-room safe
  • In-room bottled water
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Parking
  • 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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 25.00 per accommodation, per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Key West Quality Inn
  • Quality Inn Hotel Key West
  • Quality Inn Key West
  • Quality Inn Key West Hotel
  • Quality Key West
  • Gates Hotel Key West
  • Gates Hotel
  • Gates Key West

We should mention

One child 15 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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