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Drift Wrecklessly

Dare to Drift Wrecklessly

Somewhere between the southern edge of the Continental U.S. and ordinary, that’s where you’ll find us. On an island whose story unfolds like the greatest adventure ever written.

It was unchartered territory for fearless explorers. A treacherous reef-laced pass for renegade sailors. A treasure-filled retreat on the boundaries of lawlessness and discovery for rebellious shipwreckers. And now, the home of an unrivaled Key West experience—Barbary Beach House Key West.

It’s the kind of place where seizing the day can be as high-stakes as a Hemingway-esque trophy catch or as low-key as a day on the sand. Because when the beach is your front yard, and the ocean your home, you prioritize life a little differently. After all, life’s too short to not drift wrecklessly, once in a while.

sailing ship in the ocean at sunset
Ocean view room with sitting area and partial view of bedroom

Rooms & Suites Rebellious by nature.

Discover our alluring suites and guestrooms inspired by the island’s legendary natural landscape and colorful maritime history. Rustic reclaimed wood, whitewashed accents, and flickers of marine blue welcome free-spirited adventurers to our shores.

Our Latest Offers

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On The House

Receive daily credit towards your food & drinks with our credit package! Use your daily credit at Drifter’s Cove restaurant and experience regionally-inspired cuisine made from locally-sourced ingredients from sunrise to sunset.

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Good Neighbor Discount

Georgia neighbors & Florida locals welcome! Get to know your state better and save while doing it. Enjoy up to 15% off your Key West stay by showing your valid Florida or Georgia ID at check-in.

A man and woman each stand on a paddle board in the ocean, with a boy riding on the front of each paddleboard

Book Early and Save

It pays to plan ahead! Enjoy savings of up to 15% when you book up to two weeks in advance.

 

 

Disconnect From the Every Day

with a relaxing retreat full of amenities as wild
and wonderful as Key West itself.

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Endless Recreation. Great Location. Drift wrecklessly into the action.

Just steps from Smathers Beach and the eccentric charm of Old Town, find off-the-grid entertainment with onsite aquatic adventures and offsite exploration in the heart of Key West.

Bright and open dining area with rattan chairs and leather bench seating under white wood beams

Dining The best of land and sea, on and off the plate.

Come for the authentic coastal flavors and local seafood, stay for the cocktails and casual atmosphere. From table to bar, discover island-infused charm in our carefully curated menus.

What Our Guests Have to Say

Little Piece of Paradise
Recently spent a few days at the Barbary for a family event. Hotel is beautiful, especially the outdoor areas. Staff is excellent, food was amazing (kudos to the chef) and Seth, the pool bartender was phenomenal (don't let his laid-back, mcconaughey-esque vibe fool you, dude is on point). We will definitely be back.
Global562491 June, 2020
Great Hotel Staff
Stayed here on a layover with my crew. Great employees and awesome service from Seth at the Tiki bar. Highly recommended. Also very close walk to the beach which is right across the street. Clean rooms and great upkeep.
Chris D June, 2020
Excellent hotel
We had an amazing time at this resort. It has been recently remodeled and renovated. The new look is very key west “chic” and cozy! The staff are wonderful! The food and beverage manger “Emily” was super helpful and attentive. All the staff are friendly and eager to help with all your hospitality needs. They have a nice pool and bar with a really cool vibe during the day and at night. They also have a shuttle that runs every hour into down town.
happy traveler June, 2020

Frequently Asked Questions

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Our Resort Policies

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