Hostel in Florida Keys, USA

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Get to know Florida Keys (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you are better prepared for what to expect, what not to expect and can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Florida Keys. To help you make friends with Florida Keys before you visit, we've included a few helpful and fun things you should know about the area. Enjoy!

The Florida Keys are an archipelago of over 1,700 islands located off the coast of Florida at the southernmost part of the United States. Famed as a tourist destination, the Florida Keys contain many well known destinations such as Key Largo and Key West. The total population for the Keys is about 80,000 people.

There are two airports in the Florida Keys area, and also a rather good network of buses (including Greyhound) and ferries to get around. Getting around the Keys area in general is, as in most of the United States, much easier and more convenient with a car. However, you can mostly walk around the areas on the individual Keys (like Key West), because they're small. Bear in mind when coming to Key West that the area is expensive. Florida Keys hostels are available, but the prices are higher than in other places in the US.

One of the main activities to participate in while you are staying at a Florida Keys hostel is diving. Key Largo is particularly famous for its good diving but you can find good diving at many places in the area. Even though the Florida Keys area is not a particularly known beach destination, it's home to a good selection of nice beaches and it is very common for travelers to enjoy a nice sunny day (which can be VERY hot in the summertime) on the beach.

Key West is home to an interesting attraction: the Hemingway House. Home of Ernest Hemingway (and his many wives during his lifetime), the house is a highly recommended place to visit if you're even remotely interested. Also, while staying at a Florida Keys hostel, remember to try the cuisine: fried conches are a local delicacy.

Written by local enthusiast for Florida Keys hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Florida Keys hostels Miika

FAQ about Florida Keys Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Florida Keys. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Florida Keys. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Florida Keys costs on average $83 for a dorm. A hostel in Florida Keys with private rooms costs on average $270.
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Your Packing List for Florida Keys

Your Packing List for Florida Keys

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Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Florida Keys and USA.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Florida Keys Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Florida Keys, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
1 Total number of hostels
$83 Average dorm price
$270 Average private room price
$90 Cheapest hostel in Florida Keys
Most Florida Keys hostels are located in
Key West
6.8 Average rating of all hostels

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Travel Tips for Florida Keys - from the Community

Hey fam! Here are a few more tips from the community, from them to you, and you to them. This space is dedicated for travellers to share their best tips on backpacking Florida Keys. Have a closer look - the Hostelz community share real hidden gems, insider knowledge and overall impressions of Florida Keys. Everyone is welcome to add something useful, funny, unexpected and the "absolutely necessary to know before you go" - share, share and then share a little more!

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