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Magnificent Open Water Estate Near Sombrero Beach, Marathon

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A view of Sunset Point from the water in early evening.

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Last updated: 07/12/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Marathon estate description

' Sunset Point ', is a stately private home situated at the very end of a point overlooking a beautiful protected lagoon. Sombrero Country Club and golf course are directly across the water nestled behind a shoreline of lush mangroves, providing a natural landscape. The sunsets across the bay from the porch and pool area are spectacular.
Built in the temple style of architecture, the ground level single story structure is at once spacious and luxurious.Massive bronze front doors open into an impressive great room to include a dining area and sunken living room with gas fireplace. The vaulted ceiling is constructed of fine Honduran mahogony. Standing just inside the entrance, one can see through the opposing wall of glass to the huge indoor pool and the bay and shoreline beyond.
The dinning room will seat ten to twelve guests comfortably, and the adjacent living room\ tv area will accomodate an additional ten to twelve.
The large, completely renovated kitchen\ family room has granite counter tops and all stainless steel premium appliances. This kitchen is fully equiped with the best of knives, utensils, cookware,a commercial blender,and numerous other electronic conveniences. Doors open from the family room onto the outdoor porch as well as to the indoor pool . The porch is home to a gas barbeque and a stunning set of Lloyd Flanders all weather wicker furniture and cushions . The adjoining indoor pool is surrounded by a wide tile patio and seating area, and further enhanced by a border of tropical planting. The vaulted Honduran mahogony ceiling completes the picture.
The five bedrooms and three full bathrooms have just been completely redecorated using only the finest of beds, mattresses, and bathroom fixtures. The master bath has a walk in shower and large tub with a walk- in [ handicap ] door. All bedrooms have new flat screen TVs.
More than an acre of landscaped grounds surround the residence; the lawns are a lush green and meticulously maintained. Over 600' of seawall encompass the property, and a high stucco wall and iron entrance gate keep the property secure and private. There is ample secure parking behind the gates for personal vehicles. ALL boats, trailers, RVs, etc., are to be stored on our lots at the end of Avenue D on Cocoa Plum which is only four miles from the house. We recommend trailer locks when stored there. An ideal vacation retreat, 'Sunset Point ' offers ample space for a family reunion or special function.

Sunset Point is Marathon rental # PLR 2012 00131

Keywords: Ground level vacation house

AVAILABLE AS WEEKLY OR LONGER RENTAL ONLY

Property Type

  • Estate
  • 3500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            NUMEROUS AMMENITIES SUCH AS, SHUFFLEBOARD, FLAT SCREEN HD TVS IN EVERY BEDROOM,AND FABULOUS INDOOR POOL WITH BASKETBALL HOOP, HELP MAKE THIS PROPERTY KID FRIENDLY...moreless

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            SORRY, THIS PROPERTY NOT AVAILABLE TO YOUTHFUL GUESTS AND \ OR 'SPRING BREAKERS' WITHOUT ADULT SUPERVISION....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            NO SMOKING INDOORS { TO INCLUDE INDOOR POOL AREA. }...moreless

          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Limited Accessibility

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Refrigerator:

            ADDITIONAL REFRIGERATOR \ FREEZER IN GARAGE SEPERATE BAIT FREEZER IN GARAGE...moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            12...moreless

          • Ice Maker
          • Microwave
          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen
          • Cooking Utensils
          • Seating for 12 people

          Amenities

          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

            SECURE PARKING BEHIND WALLED PROPERTY WITH GATED ENTRANCE . THERE IS NO PARKING OF BOATS, TRAILERS, RVS, OR CAMPERS AT THE HOUSE. PARKING IS PROVIDED FOR GUESTS ON AVE. D ON COCOA PLUM { ONLY 4 MILES}...moreless

          • Parking Off Street:

            AMPLE PARKING FOR SEVERAL CARS ON THE PROPERTY. ALL BOATS, TRAILERS, RVS, ETC., TO BE PARKED ON OUR LOT ON COCOA PLUM ONLY FOUR MILES FROM THE HOUSE. PLEASE, NO EXCEPTION TO THIS POLICY !...moreless

          • Garage:

            DOUBLE GARAGE WITH ADDITIONAL REFRIGERATOR \ FREEZER. ALSO A SEPERATE BAIT FREEZER...moreless

          • Gas Fireplace:

            ARCHITECT DESIGNED BRICK FIREPLACE...moreless

          • Air Conditioning
          • Washing Machine
          • Linens Provided
          • Clothes Dryer

          Other Amenities

              • 'Sunset Point ' situated directly on a large lagoon, encompasses the entire end of a peninsula and possesses an unobstucted view of Sombrero Country Club and golf course ',' The completely renovated residence has arguably the finest full size indoor pool in the Marathon area',' This extremely private house is walled and gated and has over 800' of waterfront.' ,' A regulation shuffleboard court provides hours of entertainment for all ages....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Video Game Console:

                PLAY STATION 3...moreless

              • CD Player
              • Stereo
              • Satellite / Cable
              • DVD Player

              Communications

              • Wireless Internet:

                Free wireless internet available. ...moreless

              • Free Long Distance
              • Telephone

              Pool & Spa

                  • Private Pool:

                    FANTASTIC LARGE INDOOR ALL SEASON \ WEATHER POOL ----- HEATED IF REQUESTED POOL HEAT CHARGE --- $250 PER WEEK...moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Boat:

                    Rental boats available on premises, and will be at your dock upon arrival and can be left there upon departure saving time, money , and the hassle out of collecting and returning a boat....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Deck / Patio

                  Theme

                  • Away From It All
                  • Family
                  • Romantic
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Location & View

                  • Lakefront:

                    SITUATED OVERLOOKING A LARGE SALT WATER LAKE \ BAY...moreless

                  • Golf Course View

                  Activities

                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Medical Services
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Tennis
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sailing
                  • Fishing
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Paragliding
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Laundromat
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Cycling
                  • Golf
                  • Surfing
                  • Hiking
                  • Kayaking
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Parasailing
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Swimming
                  • Hospital
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Museums
                  • Live Theater
                  • Cinemas
                  • Zoo
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Churches
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Synagogues
                  • Water Parks
                  • Groceries
                  • Restaurants
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Boating
                  • Shuffleboard
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Walking
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Antiquing
                  • Shelling
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Shopping
                  • Wind-Surfing
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Summer
                  May 24 - Jul 25, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Mini Lobster week
                  Jul 26 - Aug 1, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,500

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Lobster Season opener
                  Aug 2 - Aug 8, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,750

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Summer
                  Aug 9 - Aug 22, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Early Fall
                  Aug 23 - Oct 31, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,250

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Late Fall
                  Nov 1 - Nov 21, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,750

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Thanksgiving
                  Nov 22 - Nov 28, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,750

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Early Winter
                  Nov 29 - Dec 19, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,750

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Christmas
                  Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  New Year's week
                  Dec 27 - Jan 2, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Winter
                  Jan 3 - Mar 20, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,500

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Spring Break
                  Mar 21 - Mar 27, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,750

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Spring
                  Mar 28 - Apr 24, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,500

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Late Spring
                  Apr 25 - May 22, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Summer
                  May 23 - Jul 24, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,500

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Mini Lobster
                  Jul 25 - Jul 31, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $6,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Lobster Season Opener
                  Aug 1 - Aug 7, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Summer
                  Aug 8 - Aug 28, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $4,500

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Early Fall
                  Aug 29 - Oct 30, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,250

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Late Fall
                  Oct 31 - Nov 20, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,750

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Thanksgiving
                  Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,000

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Early Winter
                  Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $3,750

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Christmas
                  Dec 19 - Dec 25, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,500

                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  New Years Week
                  Dec 26 - Jan 2, 2016
                  7 night min stay

                  $5,500

                  Changeover Day: Saturday


                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • License Holder's fee $50 + tax
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
                  • Cleaning $275 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 12.5%

                  Notes:

                  Cobia boat rental ---- 25 1\2' center console with 225 hp Yamaha 4 stroke --- $1350 per week , $875 for three days and other times by arrangement.

                  Glacier Bay boat rental --- 26' Canyon Runner catamaran center console with twin 115 Yamaha 4 strokes --- $2250 per week , $1250 for three days and other times by arrangement.

                  $1000 deposit due at time of reservation and this becomes the security deposit. Payment may be made by personal check, bank check, or wire transfer.


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                  Location

                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  MARATHON MUNICIPAL
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  US RTE. 1 'OVERSEAS HWY'
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  SOMBRERO BEACH
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  BRASS MONKEY
                  1.5 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  SOMBRERO COUNTRY CLUB
                  1.5 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  BARRACUDA

                  The indoor pool is equipped with a basketball hoop, which provides great exercise and almost limitless entertainment.

                  Sombrero Beach { within a mile from the house } is equipped with bathrooms, showers, as well as two volleyball courts. All these ammenities, as well as the beach itself, are meticulously maintained by the town of Marathon, and are a great meeting place for guests of all ages

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2010

                  Why Marathon:
                  Our family has vacationed in Marathon for many years and when the opportunity arose to purchase this house which we had always admired, we took it. The area is reminiscent of the islands with a relaxed, informal lifestyle. There is plenty to do in and around Marathon, the fishing is fantastic, and the kids love it.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
                  ' Sunset Point ' is a private little kingdom secluded behind it's walled entrance.The Sombrero Beach location is certainly the best in Marathon for a variety of reasons. First, the fantastic Sombrero Beach itself with its bathrooms, showers,and two volley ball courts, is only one mile away. Secondly,it is centrally located; only a short distance to supermarkets,restaurants, and shopping. Additionally, Sombrero Beach is one of the finest neighborhoods in Marathon.


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                  Photos

                  • A view of Sunset Point from the water in early evening.

                    A view of Sunset Point from the water in early evening.

                  • The house and expansive lawns from inside the entrance gates.

                    The house and expansive lawns from inside the entrance gates.

                  • A water view of the house

                    A water view of the house

                  • Indoor pool with beautiful solid mahogany ceiling.

                    Indoor pool with beautiful solid mahogany ceiling.

                  • Pool view showing seating for the whole group.

                    Pool view showing seating for the whole group.

                  • Master bath with walk-in tub as viewed from opposing walk-in shower room.

                    Master bath with walk-in tub as viewed from opposing walk-in shower room.

                  • Great bunkroom for the kids.

                    Great bunkroom for the kids.

                  • Beautiful formal dinning room.

                    Beautiful formal dinning room.

                  • Dining room, great room, and view through to the pool.

                    Dining room, great room, and view through to the pool.

                  • Family room off kitchen -- perfect for lunch and informal dining.

                    Family room off kitchen -- perfect for lunch and informal dining.

                  • Looking across the bay from the well appointed front porch.

                    Looking across the bay from the well appointed front porch.

                  • Our 25' 6' Cobia with 225 4-stroke Yahama. Fully equiped and available for rent.

                    Our 25' 6' Cobia with 225 4-stroke Yahama. Fully equiped and available for rent.

                  • Sunset Point. A view from the bay at dusk.

                    Sunset Point. A view from the bay at dusk.

                  • Sunset Point entrance --- absolute privacy.

                    Sunset Point entrance --- absolute privacy.

                  • Superbly landscaped entryway frames the hand wrought bronze front doors.

                    Superbly landscaped entryway frames the hand wrought bronze front doors.

                  • Water sports --- here college age crowd enjoys water basketball.

                    Water sports --- here college age crowd enjoys water basketball.

                  • Spacious master bedroom with king size bed and entrance into the pool area.

                    Spacious master bedroom with king size bed and entrance into the pool area.

                  • Additional bedroom with king sized bed.

                    Additional bedroom with king sized bed.

                  • Guest bedroom with queen size bed and adjoining private bath.

                    Guest bedroom with queen size bed and adjoining private bath.

                  • Great room with plenty of seating and new flat screen TV.

                    Great room with plenty of seating and new flat screen TV.

                  • Contemporary kitchen,fully equiped with all premium appliances.

                    Contemporary kitchen,fully equiped with all premium appliances.

                  • Tropical gardens as seen from the front foyer.

                    Tropical gardens as seen from the front foyer.

                  • Beautiful new 70' step-down dock with an entrance at either end.

                    Beautiful new 70' step-down dock with an entrance at either end.

                  • Sombrero Beach - best beach in the keys - only one mile from the house.

                    Sombrero Beach - best beach in the keys - only one mile from the house.

                  VRBO #349655

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                  Date last modified - Thursday, June 12, 2014

                  $3,250 - $6,000 per week (USD)
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                  4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 12

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