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Oceanfront (Gulf) Condo, Fabulous Views, Heated Pool & Dock, Wi-Fi

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Last updated: 04/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Pelican's Perch is an upscale, luxury townhouse condo less than 16 yards from the water of the Gulf of Mexico. The condo has 1,400 square feet of interior living area plus two large, 'L' shaped decks that wrap around the condo. Each deck has panoramic views of the Gulf of Mexico on one side and the heated pool on the other. A gas grill is provided. Local zoning rules allow 6 people to reside in the condo. This limit is strictly enforced. Free high speed Wi-Fi Internet access is provided. The master bedroom features a king-size bed with an open water view. The second bedroom has queen and twin beds. A queen-size bed pulls out from a sofa on the first floor. A large, eight boat dock and heated pool are a one minute walk away. The dock is located at the mouth of the Key Vaca Cut, providing good fishing & easy access to both the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean. Dockage is first come first served with owners having priority. Backup dockage is available off site if needed.



Renters have use of 3 bikes (2 rental type bikes and 1 kids BMX bike) full beach gear such as beach chairs, umbrellas, mats, toys, fishing gear, pool noodles, and some snorkeling gear. Board games are included inside the condo.

The most common comment we receive about Pelican's Perch is that the condo is 'even better than expected.'

YOU MAY PAY WITH A CREDIT CARD VIA YOUR PAYPAL ACCOUNT.

City of Marathon Rental License PLR2012-00457

WE DO NOT ADVERTISE ON CRAIG'S LIST

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom: 1 king

    open water view...moreless

  • Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

    ...moreless

  • Master Bedroom has a private balcony and open water view.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • 1 king, 1 queen, 1 twin, 1 sleep sofa. Great fishing off the dock.

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    47' smart flat screen TV...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Oceanfront:

    Panoramic view of Gulf 16 yards from shoreline. ...moreless

  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage:

    Parking under condo building for 3 cars....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street:

    Parking under condo building for 3 cars....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Safe
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf:

    Par 3 golf course 1 mile from condo....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane Grill...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2015
Apr 18 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,486
Fall 2015
Aug 29 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,086
Winter/Spring 2016
Dec 19 - Apr 29, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,786

Changeover Day: Saturday

Summer 2016
Apr 30 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,586

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 12.5%

Notes:

City of Marathon Rental License PLR2012-00457

Same rates apply in 2015 as in 2014.

WE DO NOT ADVERTISE ON CRAIG'S LIST

$500 minimum security and damage depost is due upon reservation. Final payment is due 60 days prior to the first day of the term. PayPal, wire transfers, checks, and money orders accepted. Any transfer fees imposed on owner are deducted from deposit. For short term rentals if there is a cancellation up to 60 days prior to first day of term the full deposit is refunded.


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Last updated: 04/19/2015
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Location

1 Miles
Nearest Airport
Marathon
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Island
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Key Colony Beach Par 3
0.15 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Overseas Highway
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Island
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Coco Plum

Car: Necessary

The large heated pool is beautiful. The large dock is great for fishing and boating. Marinas, restaurants, and shopping are within walking distance. The closest beaches are about a mile away. The best local beach, Sombrero, is about a 5 minute drive. The condo is within a 5 mile drive of a movie theater, playhouse, several shopping centers with supermarkets, a K-Mart, more restaurants and gift shops. Also within 5 miles are two beaches, golf courses, and tennis and basketball courts. Drive another 10 miles and you will pass three more beaches.

A pedestrian and bike path runs in front of the complex all the way to the abandoned 7 Mile Bridge, about 6 miles away. This bridge extends 2 miles to Pigeon Key Historical Museum. The 2 mile span is reserved for fishing, walkers, and bicyclists. The entrance of the complex is also about 100 yards from the beautiful Key Colony Beach bike and walkway.

Other Activities: bird watching, marine life

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: Our family is comprised of a public servant, retired French & Spanish teacher, Air Force Officer, and Spanish teacher. Our family was raised in Troy, Ohio where Jeff and Peg currently live.

Why the Owner Chose Marathon:
The views from the balconies are spectacular. The Gulf water is less than 16 yards away. The pool is beautiful. The dock on the Vaca Cut is a great place to fish. The condo is centrally located beetween Key Largo and Key West. The condo is spacious, 1,400 square feet of interior living area plus the two balconies. The condo is a lot better than it looks in pictures.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The two water front balconies are located on the east side of the building. This provides valuable afternoon shade while sitting on the decks. Even during the hot summer afternoons, the balonies are surprisingly comfortable with the shade and sea breeze.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, spanish, russian, .....Spanish, French, and Russian by email only

Links to more information:

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Photos

  • View From Corner of Lower Deck, Left

    View From Corner of Lower Deck, Left

  • Upper Deck Center View, 16 yards to Gulf Water

    Upper Deck Center View, 16 yards to Gulf Water

  • Sunset At Dock

    Sunset At Dock

  • Heated Pool

    Heated Pool

  • Living Area Left Side

    Living Area Left Side

  • Right Side Of Living Area And Half Bath Doorway

    Right Side Of Living Area And Half Bath Doorway

  • Freshly Tiled Kitchen

    Freshly Tiled Kitchen

  • Kitchen View of Dining Area

    Kitchen View of Dining Area

  • Water View From Dining Area And 47 Inch Smart TV

    Water View From Dining Area And 47 Inch Smart TV

  • Master Bedroom King Bed Water View

    Master Bedroom King Bed Water View

  • Master Bathroom Double Sink Area, Second Floor

    Master Bathroom Double Sink Area, Second Floor

  • Guest Bathroom, Second Floor

    Guest Bathroom, Second Floor

  • Upper Deck, Left View

    Upper Deck, Left View

  • Sunrise View, Lower Deck

    Sunrise View, Lower Deck

  • Upper Deck Night View

    Upper Deck Night View

  • Eight Boat Dock

    Eight Boat Dock

  • Right Side Of Living Area From Doorway

    Right Side Of Living Area From Doorway

  • Couch View And 47 Inch Smart TV

    Couch View And 47 Inch Smart TV

  • Kitchen Bar

    Kitchen Bar

  • Dining Area - Kitchen

    Dining Area - Kitchen

  • Dining Area View From Stairs to Second Floor

    Dining Area View From Stairs to Second Floor

  • Large L Shaped Master Bathroom, Second Floor

    Large L Shaped Master Bathroom, Second Floor

  • Second Bedroom Queen and Twin Beds

    Second Bedroom Queen and Twin Beds

  • Townhouse Floor Plan

    Townhouse Floor Plan

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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
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Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, french, spanish, russian, .....Spanish, French, and Russian by email only
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  • Calendar last updated 04/19/2015
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