General Information

About The White Sands Inn

White Sands Inn is a small family run inn in the Florida Keys.  We are located on Grassy Key at the edge of the Atlantic Ocean. The White Sands Inn provides the ideal intimate vacation destination for any traveler.  Choose from either a sleeping room or an efficiency to fit your traveling needs. The Inn's private beach and dock provide the perfect location for any waterfront activities, be it fishing, snorkeling, or bathing in the sun. Free use of kayaks or row boats. Other amenities include: BBQ grills, tiki hut, private sandy beach, boat ramp, and tropical gardens. Come and stay with us for a day, a week, or a month. White Sands Inn, is the perfect getaway in paradise!  We invite you to Come Relax in Our Backyard. 

All rooms feature air-conditioning, free wi-fi, private baths with showers, cable television, mini refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee makers.
Rooms with kitchens include full size refrigerators, stoves, microwaves, toasters, coffee makers, utensils, dishes and cookware.

To Make a Reservation:

  • Reservations Office Hours: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • Reservation Policy: Reservations must be secured with two nights deposit (first and last nights) at the time of booking. Payable by credit card.
  • Cancellation Policy: For refund of deposit, minus a $20 cancellation fee, a written notice must be given 14 days prior to arrival date.  After that no refund of deposit will be given.  No refunds for early departures.
  • Check-in time is 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Rate Seasons for 2013:

  • In-Season  Dec. 18 - Apr. 15
  • Mid-Season  Apr. 16 – Sept. 2
  • Off-Season   Sept. 3 - Dec. 18

  Rate Seasons for 2014: 

  • In-Season  Dec. 18 - Apr. 20
  • Mid-Season  Apr. 21 – Sept. 1
  • Off-Season   Sept. 2 - Dec. 17

  

Extra Fees and Charges:

  • Prices subject to change without notice.
  • Special rates may apply for holidays and events. **see below for dates. **
  • Minimum stay 2 - 7 nights may apply.
  • All rates are subject to 12.5% tax.
  • Rates based on double occupancy.
  • Additional person charge of $15 extra per person per night.
  • Foldaway beds and cribs are available at $10 per night.
  • Pets are accepted for $25 per pet per night.
  • All rooms are non-smoking. Cleaning fee of $200 for any smoking in rooms.
  • Unreasonable damage to motel property will be charged to guest.


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2013 Holidays & Events
**

  • Feb. 14–18 Valentine's Day and President's Day
  • Mar. 29 – Mar. 31 Good Friday and Easter
  • May 24–26 Memorial Day
  • July 4–6 Independence Day
  • July 24–25 Mini Lobster Season
  • Aug. 6-11 Opening of Lobster Season
  • Aug. 30 – Sept. 2 Labor Day
  • Oct. 11-13 Columbus Day
  • Oct. 25-26 Fantasy Fest
  • Nov. 28–30 Thanksgiving


 ** 2014 Holidays & Events **

  • Feb. 14–17 Valentine's Day and President's Day
  • Apr. 18 - 20 Good Friday and Easter
  • May 23 –26 Memorial Day
  • July 3–6 Independence Day
  • July 30–31 Mini Lobster Season
  • Aug. 6-11 Opening of Lobster Season
  • Aug. 29 – Sept. 1 Labor Day
  • Oct. 10-13 Columbus Day
  • Oct. 24-25 Fantasy Fest
  • Nov. 27 - 30 Thanksgiving


Directions:

From Ft. Lauderdale International Airport:
When you exit the airport take 595 West. Follow the Florida Turnpike signs. Go South toward Miami. This is a toll road that does not accept money, please check with your rental car company as they now charge you for this service with a toll by plate system. The Florida Turnpike will take you to Florida City, which then connects and dead ends into U.S. 1. Take U.S. 1 to Grassy Key (about 1 ½ hours once you’re on US 1) We are at Mile Marker 57.5 just two miles after the Dolphin Research Center. On the left or ocean side of the road. It is a 55 MPH zone so pay attention after the Dolphin Center. We have a pink sign. If you see Curry Hammock State Park you just past us. It is a 2 ½ hour drive from the airport to the White Sands Inn.

From Miami International Airport:
When you exit the airport, follow signs to 836 West. Follow the Florida Turnpike signs. Go South toward Miami. This is a toll road that does not accept money, please check with your rental car company as they now charge you for this service with a toll by plate system. The Florida Turnpike will take you to Florida City, which then connects and dead ends into U.S. 1. Take U.S. 1 to Grassy Key (about 1 ½ hours once you’re on US 1) We are at Mile Marker 57.5 just two miles after the Dolphin Research Center. On the left or ocean side of the road. It is a 55 MPH zone so pay attention after the Dolphin Center. We have a pink sign. If you see Curry Hammock State Park you just past us. It is a 2 hour drive from the airport to the White Sands Inn.

From Key West International Airport:
When you exit the airport, turn left heading East or North towards Miami. Take U.S. 1 to Grassy Key (about 1 ¼ hours) We are at Mile Marker 57.5. You will go through Marathon, and it will look like you are leaving Marathon. The road goes to two lanes and the speed increases to 55MPH.
Continue for 3 more miles and we will be on your right side or ocean side of the road. Just one mile after the Curry Hammock State Park.
It is a 1 hour 15 minute drive from the airport to the White Sands Inn.


Mile Marker 57.5 • 57622 Overseas Hwy. Grassy Key, FL 33050 • Phone: 305-743-5285