Perfect for Families, Gatherings, and Weddings Historic Secluded 2 Beach Home

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View of Shadow Point Estate from the water


Last updated: 10/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Why would anyone want to rent a house on a canal right next to other houses and no real place to swim when you could rent this private stunning place surrounded on 3 sides by water. We have the most charming and spectacular and intimate property in Key Largo for your vacation rental. With our OWN PRIVATE BEACH, stunning moon rises over the water, gorgeous sunrises and sunset skies and tropical gardens and delightful breezes, you couldn’t have a better place for an enjoyable stay.

Historic Shadow Point' estate, a gated community, offers an exclusive retreat for vacationers desiring an intimate and private setting. This vacation rental is perfect for boaters, kayakers, canoers, divers and fishermen and can comfortably accommodate family retreats, workshops, film shoots, anniversary parties, and commitment ceremonies. Have your wedding and reception on the property as well as a rehearsal dinner the night before and a beach party brunch the day after the vows. All this without the restrictions of hotels and added expenses for a different venue.
This historic one-of-a-kind estate offers a glimpse of Key Largo as it was at the turn of the century. With its original Dade County hardwood floors, sinks in every room and unique pocket slider windows, the two guest houses offer the vacationer a chance to step back in time and experience the charm of days gone by. Located on a gated hammock point, the 2.5-acre estate is filled with lush tropical trees and 180 degree view of pristine Key Largo Sound. It has its own private beach ready to launch our kayaks and paddleboards that come with the rental or just relax and built your own sand castle. The best dive reefs in the country are just a short boat ride away.

HISTORY: Shadow Point was built in 1917 by a ship captain and later bought by Chicago Industrialist, Frank Sweeting, for his fishing friends. After his daughter and son-in-law, Leila & Marvin Adams, inherited the property, Adams spearheaded the design and construction of the nearby canal that links the bay side on the ocean side of Key Largo. It is now known by the locals as ' Adams Cut'.
Named for the beautiful changing shadows and light that filter through the tropical hardwood hammock, Shadow Point is located on Key Largo Sound, the ocean side of Key Largo. Today, this estate offers the same relaxed atmosphere and seclusion of an earlier era. The 2.5 acre point is filled with lush tropical trees including Buttonwood, Gumbo Limbo. Lignum Vitae, and Key Lime. With a 260-degree view of pristine Key Largo Sound, Shadow Point is an exclusive retreat for those desiring an intimate and private setting.

ACCOMMODATIONS: The main house has four large bedrooms with twin beds in two rooms and 2 king beds in the other two. There are private baths in both bedrooms with king beds. The large kitchen is user-friendly and perfect for viewing the lovely trees and water while sipping coffee. The dining table can seat fourteen for family gatherings. A large breezy porch with hammock and two daybeds runs the length of the house and offers a panoramic view of the water. The guest cottage has a small stocked kitchen, two bedrooms that each contain twin beds, a living room with a queen pullout couch, and a charming screened porch. Air conditioning, cable TV and wireless Internet add comfort and convenience. The property has 3 docks one of which has electric and water and can take a boat that draws up to 4 feet. This vacation rental is perfect for boaters, divers and fishermen along with being large enough for family retreats, workshops, and film shoots. We prefer to rent both houses together so you can experience total privacy and seclusion.

ACTIVITIES & ATTRACTIONS: Swimming, sailing, canoeing, and kayaking are available on the site. Boat rentals, parasailing, reef diving are nearby. Local attractions include Theater of the Sea, a marine mammal park, 5 miles south; Swim with the Dolphins, 3 miles south; and the Key Largo Community Park, with swimming pools, tennis courts, and a fitness trail. Shopping and restaurants are only minutes away. We have had numerous celebrations at Shadow Point. Please call for information.

Other Activities: kayaking, canoeing, tubing, boating, paddle boarding

Keywords large property, estate, secluded, private, homeowner association
Beach front, swimming, snorkeling, paddle boarding
Family groups, Historic house, commitment ceremonies Workshops,
Sun, fishing, 3 docks, diving, retreats brunches, rehearsal dinners, receptions, tropical gardens, tropical breezes,

We accept only personal checks made out to Shadow Point LLC sent to 3800 Wood Ave., Miami, and Fl. 33133. Please make sure you talk to us personally before sending any money. Please beware of illegal (less than 28 day) Vacation Rental operations in all of Monroe County, FL. Historic Shadow Point is managed and operated by a Homeowners Association and (1) Licensed Monroe County Vacation Rental Managers thereby permitting the rental of the property for less than 28 days. Please call our licensed vacation rental manager for further details regarding this matter.


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Property Type

  • Estate
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome:

    They will love the beach. We offer beach toys for the young at heart. We have two pack and plays and two high chairs....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:


  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 16

  • Bedroom 1


  • Bedroom 2


  • Bedroom 3


  • Bedroom 4


  • Bedroom 5


  • Bedroom 6


  • Cottage living room: 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Sleeping Porch (2 Day beds) one hammock: 2 twin/ single


  • King size beds (2) 2 rooms have KING SIZE BEDS and PRIVATE BATHS., Twin or Single Beds (8) 4 bedrooms have 2 twin beds in each room porch has two twin beds, Baby Cribs (1) one pack and play, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) one pull out queen sofa in cottage....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • We have 4 single man kayaks and one double kayak, one childs kayak, 2 paddle boards for guests use....moreless


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


  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library


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


  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Your own private beach right on the property where you can swim and launch our kayaks and paddle boards....moreless

  • Beach View:

    Secluded and perfect for children....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Beach -comes with 4 single Kayaks,1 double kayak and 2 Stand-Up Paddle Boards, and 10 Lounge Chairs...moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort:

    This property is your own private resort....moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront:

    This property is surrounded by water and is located on a sound that leads out to the ocean through two mangrove cuts....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    We are located on Largo Sound which has direct access to the ocean through two mangrove cuts. Pennicamp State Park is also located on this sound....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    The dining table opens up to seat 14 - 16 people...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 14 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Many space heaters throughout house. Also reverse cycle heat and air conditioning in two rooms....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    Beach towels along with bath towes and sheets provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large living room that seats 12 people....moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    on site for 8 cars...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    For over flow of large weddings - cars may park on the road....moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    The Conch House has catered several weddings on this property - always very successful....moreless

  • Coffee Maker:

    Three coffee makers...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    2 fully stocked kitchens...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    place settings for 20 people...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    one dishwasher in main house...moreless

  • Freezer:

    One large freezer in cottage....moreless

  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    (2) There are two fully stocked kitchens on the property...moreless

  • Lobster Pot


  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Gated Community
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    5 single kayaks - on childs kayak - one 2 person kayak - 2 paddle boards...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden:

    Beautiful garden...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Raft
  • Sailboat
  • Sand Box
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    there are nearby tennis courts...moreless

  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Skis


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Nov 19 - May 31, 2016
7 night min stay

$7,300 $20,000

Changeover Day: Saturday

Rates are based on 12 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Middle Season
Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2016
7 night min stay

$6,500 $15,000
Low Season
Sep 10 - Nov 1, 2016
4 night min stay

$6,300 $14,000
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$7,000 $17,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $100
  • cleaning $400 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,500
  • Tax Rate 12.5%


We prefer to rent the cottage with the main house so you can experience total privacy.

Special Event pricing subject to type of event and /or number of persons.

To hold your dates half of payment due with signed contract. The other half plus security deposit due 60 days before rental.

This is a great price for what you are getting.The use of 5 kayaks and 2 paddle boards, tubes and snorkel equipment are all included in this price. This is at the minimum a $2500 added bonus.

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.

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Last updated: 10/15/2015
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This 2.5 acre ocean side estate is located at the north end of Key Largo Sound at mile marker 103 just a one hour drive from Miami International Airport. It is across the highway from the Marriott Resort yet so secluded you would think you were in another world.

Other Activities: Kayaking, Canoeing, Tubing, Boating, Paddle boarding, Fishing, Swimming, Sun bathing - All of these things can be done right from the property. Right across the highway is the Marriott Resort that offers boat rentals and parasailing. Nearby you can take a snorkel and dive boat to the most beautiful reefs in the world. Stay on land and go across the Street to 'Sun Downers' Restaurant to get a view of the bay and feed the Tarpon.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1924

About the owner: This property has been in the family for almost 100 years.

Why the Owner Chose Anglers Park:
This property has been in my family for 100 years. It was one of the first houses built on Key Largo and located in an incredible secluded hammock that instantly takes travelers away from the hustle and bustle of life. I am the 5th generation of owners and I have decided to share this wonderful place.

The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
Like stepping back in time to the lazy days of the 1920's

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Speaks: english, spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • View of Shadow Point Estate from the water

    View of Shadow Point Estate from the water

  • Beach for swimming and launching Kayaks

    Beach for swimming and launching Kayaks

  • Path from water to main house

    Path from water to main house

  • overview of Shadow Point

    overview of Shadow Point

  • Main house porch

    Main house porch

  •  One of two Master bedrooms with private bath

    One of two Master bedrooms with private bath

  • Garden view

    Garden view

  • one of two bedrooms in cottage

    one of two bedrooms in cottage

  • view of beach from water

    view of beach from water

  • Path to middle dock

    Path to middle dock

  • View from kitchen window

    View from kitchen window

  • The fleet of Kayaks and Paddleboards off the beach

    The fleet of Kayaks and Paddleboards off the beach

  • One of two bedrooms with king beds and private baths in main house

    One of two bedrooms with king beds and private baths in main house

  • Kitchen in Main House

    Kitchen in Main House

  • paddleboarding off beach

    paddleboarding off beach

  • A great place for a picnic

    A great place for a picnic

  • cottage with early morning shadows

    cottage with early morning shadows

  • cottage livingroom

    cottage livingroom

VRBO #336813

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Sunday, November 29, 2015

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