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'Southard Comfort' -- Famous Old Town Conch Cottage

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'Southard Comfort' @ 924 Southard Street, Old Town, Key West.

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Last updated: 10/14/2014

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  • Minimum stay:28 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Private Homes, Old Town house description

924 Southard Street...an Old Town cottage made famous by Country Home magazine! Featured in Country Home magazine, June, 2001, this one-of-a-kind cottage was formerly owned and decorated by well known decorator Mary Emmerling, Creative Director of Country Home. Southard Comfort is perfect for the guest who wants to enjoy Key West at its finest!

The perfect location,four blocks to the Historic Seaport and Duval Street and within walking distance to many wonderful restaurants (Michael's, Mangia/Mangia, Cafe Sole & Azur..to name a few). Southard Comfort will amaze you with the decorating, local art throughout and attention to detail. Sit on the front porch and watch the world go by or enjoy the private landscaped rear deck and heated pool!

This 'pet friendly' cottage features two bedrooms, one with a king pillow top bed and down duvet, 32' Flat Screen CATV/DVD and ceiling fan, the other with a queen pillow top bed, 24' Flat Screen CATV and a ceiling fan. A wonderful loft with scuttles (an feature of historic Key West homes) with a queen pillow top bed and a 13' CATV/DVD.

The master king bedroom features an en-suite bath and includes a shower, tub and hairdryer. The second bath is accessed from the hallway and includes shower, hairdryer and full sized washer/dryer.

The great room, at the rear of the cottage, has a vaulted ceiling and French doors across the wall that opens up to a deck, heated pool, outdoor Bose stereo system, gas grill, teak lounge chairs w/umbrella and teak table & chairs covered (or not!) with a retractable canvas awning. The awning creates the perfect outdoor dining space or a retreat from Key West's brilliant sunny days.

The living room features a 32' HDTV, DVD player w/DVD library, wireless high speed internet access,stereo, iPod station, library with local books and comfortable , intimate seating. The colorful and well equipped kitchen has a dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator with ice-maker, glass top stove, garbage disposal and everything you could desire to prepare a gourmet feast!

Southard Comfort is a very special property...people stop to admire the house and its traditional conch style. Numerous artists have painted and photographed the house. During your stay here....you'll feel like a local, enjoy the amenities of a first class vacation rental and never want to go home!



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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Renters must be 25 or older unless accompanied by parent or guardian....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Smoking allowed outside on pool deck....moreless

              • Pets Considered:

                Pets allowed on case by case basis....moreless

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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              • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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              • Loft: 1 queen

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              • King size beds (1) Pillow top king bed w/down duvet., Queen size Beds (2) Pillow top queen beds w/down duvets in 2nd Bedroom & Loft....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

                ...moreless

              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

                Full Size Front Load LG Washer/Dryer....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books:

                Many Popular Hardback & Paperback Books. Many local books of interest (Key West History, Flowers & Plants, Birds, Fishing and Local Authors....moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                Scrabble, Backgammon, Playing Cards, etc.....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Living room, each bedroom & loft has a flat screenTV. DVD players in living room, loft & master bedroom....moreless

              • Stereo:

                Single CD Player. Receiver with Output Jack for IPod to Outside Bose Speakers....moreless

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Breakfast Bar w/4 stools. Outside dining under awning w/ table for 6....moreless

              • Dining Area

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer:

                Full Size Front Load LG....moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Towels Provided:

                All Bath Linens & Beach/Pool Towels....moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Full Size Front Load LG....moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                Hi-Speed...moreless

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils:

                Fully equipped w/all dishes & pots desired to prepare a feast....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Full Size Kitchen with an Island for easy Food Preparation & 4 Stools for Dining....moreless

              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio:

                Retractable canvas awning perfect for outdoor dining....moreless

              Pool / Spa

              • Heated Pool
               

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              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Winter
              Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2015
              28 night min stay

              $8,500
              May 2015
              May 1 - May 31, 2015
              28 night min stay

              $6,000
              Summer
              Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
              28 night min stay

              $4,750
              Fall (October, November)
              Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2015
              28 night min stay

              $6,500
              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Fees:

              • Pet Fee $250 + tax
              • Tax Rate 12.5%

              Notes:

              Contact Owner About Minimum Stay. Rates Are Subject to Change Until Booked.


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              • 'Southard Comfort' @ 924 Southard Street, Old Town, Key West.

                'Southard Comfort' @ 924 Southard Street, Old Town, Key West.

              • Take a Seat on the Front Porch & Watch the World Go By!

                Take a Seat on the Front Porch & Watch the World Go By!

              • Key West Triple Saw Tooth Architecture.

                Key West Triple Saw Tooth Architecture.

              • Key West Art...Gone Fishing!

                Key West Art...Gone Fishing!

              • Open Air Living...

                Open Air Living...

              • Colorful Key West Kitchen.

                Colorful Key West Kitchen.

              • Relax on the Back Deck under a Retractable Awning...Have a Cocktail & Dinner.

                Relax on the Back Deck under a Retractable Awning...Have a Cocktail & Dinner.

              • Master en Suite Bathroom.

                Master en Suite Bathroom.

              • Second Bedroom w/Queen Bed.

                Second Bedroom w/Queen Bed.

              • An Open & Airy French Dooor Access to the Pool Deck!

                An Open & Airy French Dooor Access to the Pool Deck!

              • Private Heated Pool with Fully Private Landscaped Deck.

                Private Heated Pool with Fully Private Landscaped Deck.

              • Captain Outrageous Conch Bike! A Key West Art Form!

                Captain Outrageous Conch Bike! A Key West Art Form!

              • Open the Gate and Walk into Your Home Away from Home!

                Open the Gate and Walk into Your Home Away from Home!

              • The Key's in the Conch Shell!

                The Key's in the Conch Shell!

              • Shot Gun Hallway. Open from the Front Door to the Back.

                Shot Gun Hallway. Open from the Front Door to the Back.

              • Settle into the Living Room...Cozy Up and Watch Some TV or Just Read a Book.

                Settle into the Living Room...Cozy Up and Watch Some TV or Just Read a Book.

              • Well Equipped Kitchen.

                Well Equipped Kitchen.

              • Open Air Dining...

                Open Air Dining...

              • Master Suite w/ King Bed.

                Master Suite w/ King Bed.

              • Master Shower with Tub.

                Master Shower with Tub.

              • Second Bathroom. Shower and Full Size LG Front Load Washer/Dryer.

                Second Bathroom. Shower and Full Size LG Front Load Washer/Dryer.

              • Pool Deck with Teak Loungers..a Wonderful Reading Location.

                Pool Deck with Teak Loungers..a Wonderful Reading Location.

              • Quite Deck Side Retreat.

                Quite Deck Side Retreat.

              • Twinkle, Twinkle Little Starfish...How I Wonder...?

                Twinkle, Twinkle Little Starfish...How I Wonder...?

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              This listing was first published here in 2009.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, November 18, 2014

              $4,750 - $8,500 per month (USD)
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              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Minimum stay: 28 nights
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              Member since: 2009
              Speaks: english
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              • Response rate: 80%
              • Calendar last updated: 10/14/2014
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              'Southard Comfort' -- Famous Old Town Conch Cottage

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              2 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 6

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