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2004 Lodging
Please confirm the rates and information below with the establishment.
Many fine Key West hotels, inns and B&Bs offer substantially discounted rates to Seminar and Workshop attendees. Be sure to mention the Seminar when you ask for rates. We encourage you to book early, as only a limited number of rooms have been set aside. It is often possible to save the cost of the Seminar by using the discounted rates.

Walk time indicates how far accommodations are from the San Carlos Institute at 516 Duval Street.

Two of Key West's most charming facilities serve as official headquarters for our Seminar:
1. Marquesa Hotel (10 min. walk)
600 Fleming St.
AAA 4 diamond award winner
2. The Award Winning Paradise Inn (5-10 min. walk)
819 Simonton St.
(10% discount for seminar registrants)
The Ocean Key House Suite Resort and Marina is the official headquarters for our Writers' Workshops.
The Ocean Key House Suite Resort and Marina
(10 min. walk)
Zero Duval Street
Junior Suite Islandview
$245 nightly per room plus 11.5% tax

One Bedroom Islandview Suites
King Size Master Bedroom, Living/Dining Room, Full Kitchen, In-Suite Jacuzzi & Private Balcony
$325 nightly per suite plus 11.5% tax

Contact the Sales Department directly at 1-305-295-7001 to make reservations
Other seminar supporters and discounted accommodations:
Abaco Inn (10-15 min. walk)
415 Julia Street
$99.00 plus tax per night. Four (4) night minimum.
Atlantic Shores Resort Contact: Rick Berard
510 South Street
The only, oceanfront, adult, alternative resort providing a unique and entertaining experience unmatched by any other lodging facility.
15% off our published rates for seminar attendees. Just mention that you are attending Key West Literary Seminar any time between January 6 and January 23, 2002.
Authors Guesthouse (15 min. walk)
725 White Street
800-898-6909 or 305-294-7381
10% Discount
Authors Guesthouse was conceived to honor the literary masters who lived and worked in quaint Key West. Born from this idea is our enchanting guesthouse, a compound of historic Conch-style houses, suites, and rooms, hidden beneath trees and colorful tropical foliage. Price range $145 - $195
Banana Bay Resort - Key West
2319 N. Roosevelt Blvd. - (Old Town Shuttle available at nominal charge.)
Special Seminar rate - $99.00 plus tax Single
Bananas Foster Bed and Breakfast
537 Caroline St.
20% discount for Seminar registrants
Blue Parrot Inn (10 min. walk)
916 Elizabeth St.
800-231-BIRD or 305-296-0033
(15% discount off most rooms)
Cabanas of Key West (10-15 min. walk)
1330 Simonton St.
877-851-8851 or 305-292-3392
A special seminar rate of $119.00 per night.
These are large efficiencies in a garden setting.
Casa Key West (20-30 min. walk)
811 Washington Street
15% Literary Seminar discount
Center Court - Historic Inn and Cottages (5 min. walk)
915 Center St.
800-797-8787 or 305-296-9292
Affordable elegance in the heart of Old Town Key West.
10% Discount.
Crowne Plaza La Concha Downtown
430 Duval Street
Special seminar rate: $149.00 plus tax
The Crowne Plaza La Concha is located in the heart of Old Town, 1/2 block from Seminar activities. Afternoon teas will be here.
Cypress House and Guest Studios (5-10 min. walk)
601 Caroline St.
800-525-2488 or 305-294-6969
15% discount for Seminar participants
Elaborate daily Breakfast Buffet with freshly baked muffins and sweetbreads, fresh bagels, and a daily hot breakfast entree, served each morning 8:00 until 11:00. Our legendary evening Happy Hour at poolside includes a self service full bar, snacks, beer, wine and soft drinks.
El Patio Motel (20-30 min. walk)
800 Washington St.
20% Literary Seminar Discount

Garden House (10 min walk)
329 Elizabeth Street
800-695-6453 or 305-296-5368
Queen rooms staring at $159

The Gardens Hotel (5 min. walk)
526 Angela St.
14 elegant, beautifully appointed rooms, luxurious grounds. Heated pool, jacuzzi, continental breakfast. 15% discount to seminar registrants.
The Grand (20 min. walk)
1116 Grinnell St.
888-947-2630 or 305-294-0590
$98 - $158 plus tax per night
Historic cigar maker's rooming house, remodeled in 1997 into delightful, tropical rooms with private baths. Frommer's Travel Guide Favorite for the last four years. Complimentary Continental breakfast. Reasonable rates. Our Literary Seminar regulars return year after year.

Island City House (5-10 min. walk)
411 William Street
$157.50 to $238.50 per night
Key West Bed & Breakfast (5-10 min. walk)
(Right next to Island City House)
415 William Street
800-438-6155 or 305 296-7274
Ask for special Seminar rates -$99-$265 plus tax
The Mermaid & The Alligator (10-15 min. walk)
729 Truman Avenue
15% discount, please call for rates
Nassau House (10-15 min. walk)
1016 Fleming St.
10% discount off normal rates for seminar attendees.
15% off with a six night stay or longer for attendees.
(Please mention you are attending the Key West Literary Seminar anytime between January 5 - January 16, 2004.)

Ocean Breeze Inn (15 min. walk)
Linda & Jim Coontz, Owners/Innkeepers
625 South St.
305-296-2829 or 877/879-2362 (Toll Free Reservations Line)
Key West Charm, Affordable and Unique. Ideally located in Old Town, 1 block to Duval, Pool, Free Parking, Reasonable Rates. 10% Discount

Quality Inn Resort (30 min. walk--best to have car)
3850 N. Roosevelt
800-533-5024 or 305-294-6681
Rent Key West Vacations
1107 Truman Avenue
toll-free (800) 833-RENT
fax (305) 292-3723
Distinctive, private Old Town homes and oceanfront rentals.
Southernmost Hotel (15 min. walk)
1319 Duval St.
Ask for special $129.00 Seminar rate plus tax
Travelers Palm (15-20 min. walk)
909 White St.
800-294-9560 or 305-294-9560
10% Discount.
OK Tropical Inn (5 min. Walk)
812 Duval St.
The intimacy of a B & B; the ambience of a small hotel in the European tradition. Fabulous pool and gardens, Duval Street location - 3 blocks from San Carlos Institute. $159 to $279 plus tax per night. 15% discount to seminar participants.
Email:[email protected]
Washington Street Inn (20-30 min. walk)
807 Washington St.
$99-$125 plus tax. 10% discount for seminar participants.
Westwinds Inn (10-15 min. walk)
914 Eaton St.
800-788-4150 or 305-296-4440
Enchanting, tranquil compound rich in architectural charm and luxuriant tropical foliage with 2 pools (one heated).
$135-$195 plus tax per night, rooms & suites less 10% Seminar Discount. No minimum stay is required.

Should you have any problems, please call the Key West Literary Seminar at 888-293-9291, toll free.


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