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Welcome to Best Western Gateway to the Keys!

At the Best Western Gateway to the Keys, guests stay in comfortable and spacious accommodations close to the Everglades so that the vacation starts off right.

Florida City hotels have the best location in the state where guests can enjoy shopping at Prime Outlet Shops and top dining spots in the city. Friendly, helpful staff is on hand for recommendations and is committed to making your stay the best it can be.

Shopping is a sport here, from Cutler Bay Shopping Mall to Falls Shopping Mall. An entire trip can be planned around this indulgence, spending one day at the Dolphin Malls and the next at Dadeland Mall. However, if you want even more excitement, consider adding a trip to the Miami Motorsports Complex into the mix. Hotels in Florida City make it easy to sample a bit of everything, whether you’re a bona fide bargain hunter or prefer a more laid back vacation.

The brand name of our Florida City hotel is what catches the eyes of many guests, but it’s our commitment to making guests feel at home that really shines. A trip to the Everglades National Park is a must, whether it’s hiking, photography or outdoor recreation that’s on the agenda. The Biscayne National Park is also nearby, and nothing compares to the beauty of John Pennekamp Stone Park.

From the great outdoors to the great indoors (complete with endless shopping, wining and dining), there’s truly something for everyone near this Florida City hotel. Come discover what the Keys have in store for the next great getaway.

Reserve a relaxing stay at the Best Western Gateway to the Keys right now and get the best rates! Enjoy your stay.

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Guest Rooms

Popular rooms offered at this hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed
Child Policy
Children 17 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 5.00 mile(s) from Coral Castle, Carved and sculpted from 1100 tons of coral by a single man, this coral monument was built out of Edward Leedskalnin's obsessed love for a young girl. The mystery remains since Coral Castle's opening in 1923; how Edward Leedskalnin who was only 5 foot tall and 100 pounds, carved and moved over 1100 tons of rock. Did he have any help? Open: Sun-Thurs 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Fri-Sat 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Phone: 305-248-6345
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Miami Motorsports Complex, featuring NASCAR® and Cart events
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Robert Is Here Fruitstand, is known world wide. Robert Is Here specializes in rare and exotic tropical fruits. Award winner in creating custom blends of fruit shakes. Robert Is Here is a very unique family owned and operated local attraction. Open: 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 closed in September and October Phone: 305-246-1592
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Everglades Alligator Farm, airboat through the Everglades. Live alligator shows. Open: daily 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Phone: 305-247-2628
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Schnebly Winery, Imagine, wine tasting around natural coral waterfalls surrounded by lush tropical foliage. Discover the tast of Lychee, Passion Fruit, Carambola, Guava, and Mango wines just to name a few. The most exotic winery in the world, handcrafting wines using no grapes. Open: Mon-Sat 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Phone: 305-242-1224
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Monkey Jungle, escape on a jungle safari. Explore the wilds of South America, Asia and Africa. Witness crab-eating monkeys diving for treats. Delve into the lush, tropical Amazonian Rainforest filled with hundreds of exotic monkeys. Open: daily 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Phone: 305-235-1611
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Everglades National Park, is historically, a freshwater river a few feet deep and 50 miles wide crept seaward through this area on a graduall sloping riverbed. The 1,508,570 acre Park is defined by water. Along its 80 mile course, the river dropped only 15 feet, finally emptying into the Florida Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. There, fresh and salt water mix in coastal areas and mangrove forest dominate. Open: 24 hours, Park entrance fee $10.00. Phone 305-242-7700
  • 12.00 mile(s) from Fruit & Spice park, was established in 1944. This tropical paradise features more than 500 varieties of exotic fruits, herbs, spices and nuts from throughout the world. Open: guided tours daily Phone: 305-247-5727


  • Adjacent to Pollo Tropical, Fast Food, American, Open for: lunch, dinner, a local favorite
  • 2.5 mile(s) from Famous Capri, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 3 mile(s) from Peking Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,
  • 4 mile(s) from El Tor, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch, dinner,


  • 4.00 mile(s) from Miami Dade College, 500 College Terrace, Homestead, FL 33030-6009 Phone: Admissions: 305-237-5555
  • 15.00 mile(s) from University of Miami, 1320 S. Dixie Hwy, Coral Gables, Florida 33146 Phone: (305) 243-4029
  • 20.00 mile(s) from Florida International University, 11200 S.W. 8th Street, Miami, Florida 33199 Phone: (305) 348-2000

Nearby Cities

  • 26 mile(s) from Key Largo
  • 35 mile(s) from Miami
  • 64 mile(s) from Ft. Lauderdale
  • 114 mile(s) from Naples
  • 127 mile(s) from Key West
  • 284 mile(s) from Orlando
  • 300 mile(s) from Tampa


  • 3 mile(s) from Keys Gate Golf and Tennis Club
  • 4 mile(s) from Homestead Sports Complex, baseball


  • 0.5 mile(s) from Prime Outlet Shops
  • 10 mile(s) from Cutler Ridge Shopping Mall
  • 17 mile(s) from the Falls Shopping Mall


  • 10 mile(s) from Homestead Air Force Base
  • 34 mile(s) from Miami International Airport
  • 50 mile(s) from Fort Lauderdale Airport