Island House Resort

Key West, Florida USA

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Why Stay Here?

Private, clothing-optional resort for men in Old Town Key West. Poolside café and bar. Luxury rooms with our blissful beds. Heated pool, fully-equipped gym, sauna, steamroom, two Jacuzzis, erotic video room. We were recently named “The best gay men’s resort in the world” by OUT Traveler magazine and


"Imagine.... the best gay men's resort in the world!" - OUT Traveler magazine readers' survey awards! Imagine a place where everyone is gay....where it’s easy to make friends.... where you can really be yourself....where you can enjoy yourself 24 hours a a secure locked compound, safe from the outside world...where a friendly and capable all-male staff are on hand to make sure you enjoy your vacation in a tropical paradise. This place is waiting for you. It’s called Island House in Key West.

We are an an award-winning gay resort in Old Town Key West, set in a completely secure private compound where the choice to wear something, or nothing at all, is yours. The resort is gay-owned and managed. Our friendly and capable all-male staff enjoy working together to ensure that your stay with us is both fun and memorable.

The 34-room award-winning Island House Key West is the longest continuously operated gay guesthouse and a destination unto itself, with a poolside Café and Bar open 24/7, an on-site gym and spa area, two Jacuzzis, and an atmosphere allowing guests to enjoy a safe stay of their own making from mild to wild. Island House offers abundant complimentary amenities from a lively happy hour to WiFi throughout the property. Island House celebrated its 35th anniversary in 2011 and has completed over $2.5 million in transformative upgrades over the past dozen years. A live operator/concierge is available 24/7 to answer questions and book rooms.

Book early, book often - This year, the resort is reporting record bookings thanks in part to the popular “stay four nights, get three free” offer which results in high occupancy (and more fun at the resort) even in the summer months. The team looks forward to receiving all its guests to the same welcoming resort environment and to enjoy its many all-year round amenities including:
• 100% open bar from 5:30-7pm daily includes all premium spirits, craft beer, premium wines and bubbly;
• Wednesday’s Hot Naked Humpday Pool Party (including an extended free happy hour for guests starting at 5pm);
• Hot Naked Sundays, an event that has grown beyond the resort’s wildest expectations — the epic “it” place to be every week; and
• Other scheduled upgrades to the property and amenities (detailed deep cleans, Starbucks coffee in poolside rooms and apartments and more).

Island House has been named 'The best gay men's resort in the world' by BOYZ and Out Traveler Magazines, and as the 'Editor's Choice' by Out & About. Join us soon and experience the excitement yourself.

To see what our friends in social, digital and traditional media are saying about the resort, check out our latest (and sexiest) video.




  • 24 hour hot food at our café
  • 24/7 Concierge Service
  • 32” HD LCD flat screen TVs
  • Adult channels with Library
  • Air conditioning
  • Apartment Rentals
  • ATM in lobby
  • B&B / guesthouse
  • Bar
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothing Optional
  • Complimentary branded Island House re-usable water bottles
  • Complimentary coffee 24 hours a day, proudly serving Starbucks® and Tazo®
  • Complimentary WiFi throughout
  • Custom made island house sarongs
  • Daily newspapers, books, and gay interest magazines
  • Designer bath products
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free in-room exclusively gay male adult movies
  • Free poolside happy hour daily
  • Gym
  • iPod docking stations
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry
  • Loaner iPads at the front desk
  • Lobby bar
  • Massages
  • Minibar
  • Nudism possible
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Pool
  • Pool towels
  • Safe deposit box
  • Sauna/Hot Tub
  • Shower
  • Spa
  • Steamroom


My Gay Getaway Bonus

Resort offers stay 4 nights, get 3 NIGHTS FREE.

This offer results in high occupancy (and more fun at the resort) even in the summer months. Island House which continues to receive accolades from guests and travel experts alike, including “Favorite LGBT Guesthouse/Resort” by the EDGE Media Awards and a coveted ManAboutWorld “2013 Editors’ Choice” award, declaring that Island House “sets the bar for all-male gay guesthouses.” On TripAdvisor Island House continues to rank near the top among the very best of specialty lodging options in town.

Additional Bonus: 20% discount rates to military men, fire men, policemen and college students (over 18) with a current ID.

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