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The Red Grouper - a Funky Floating Condo with Direct Ocean Access

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Exterior with floating deck

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Last updated: 10/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Stock Island house boat description

The Red Grouper is a one bedroom, one full bath floating house located at Stock Island Marina Village. With direct access to the Atlantic Ocean, it's the perfect way to experience Key West by water. Bring your boat and tie up to the Red Grouper, or just enjoy the ocean breeze from the deck or roof-top viewing area. The interior has been recently remodelled with new furnishings and artwork, and the bedrooms and bathrooms are equipped with luxury towels and linens. We have a gym and a dog park at the marina that are also available for your use. Enjoy all the comforts of home with the atmosphere of maritime living!

Stock Island is located just over the bridge from Key West, about a 15 minute ride to Duval Street. It's close enough to enjoy all the action of downtown but kick back in a more laid back atmosphere. Stock Island Marina Village is home to a colorful and friendly array of live-aboards and commercial fishermen, giving you a unique 'Old Key West' feel. And we're pet friendly!


Stock Island Marina Village: Stock Island Marina Village is a multi-use Marine Community located in historic Safe Harbor and serving live-aboard, recreational, and commercial vessels. We offer free wifi internet, use of our new gym and dog park, laundry facilities, and daily trash pick up. Our office is open 7 days a week, and we have security on site after office hours so you can feel safe during your stay. Our residents are very friendly, courteous, and knowledgable of the area, and the docks are a great slice of Key West life.

Stock Island: In 2007, the New York Times said, “The real Key West? It’s not even located on Key West proper anymore, but just over the Cow Key Channel Bridge, on the even tinier Stock Island.” Home to a diverse group of residents and business (and boats), Stock Island is a little quieter than its neighbor Key West, but still close enough to experience all Key West has to offer. Named after the livestock that used to call it home, Stock Island has a unique commercial history. The docks that currently house the Red Grouper were once lined with hundreds of fishing and shrimping vessels. With easy access to the Atlantic Ocean, proximity to Key West, and old island culture, Stock Island’s a great place to relax and experience the Florida Keys!

Red Grouper Ammenities: The Red Grouper is tastefully outfitted with everything you need during your vacation. Amenities include:

- 1 Queen Bedroom with a closet and dresser
- Full Bathroom (tub shower, sink, and toilet) with towels
- Kitchen (large refrigerator, stovetop, oven, microwave, coffeemaker, toaster) with a breakfast bar
- Living room with Full sized futon (sheets available), TV with Direct TV, IPod Dock and Speakers
- 2 person kayak
- Large outdoor deck with table, chairs, umbrella, BBQ grill
- Rooftop sitting area with chairs
- Parking next to the houseboat
- Cleats on deck to tie up personal boat
- Pet Friendly
- Thorough cleaning service before and after each stay

**Please note: Because the houseboat is located in an active marina, adjacent boats come and go. We do our best to represent the property accurately, but the neighboring vessels may differ between the photos on this site and the current conditions.

Property Type

      • House Boat

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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              • Towels included

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All

              Attractions

              • Botanical Garden
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Reefs
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital

              Leisure Activities

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

              Location Type

              • Waterfront
              • Waterfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Kayaking
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 2 people

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Alarm Clock
              • Fitness Room / Equipment:

                Available on property...moreless

              • Gym
              • Internet:

                Wi-Fi Access code available from marina office...moreless

              • Linens Provided
              • Parking:

                One parking space on pier at the unit. ...moreless

              • Sofa Bed
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Freezer
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Stove
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Boat
              • Boat Dock
              • Boat With Paddles
              • Crow's Nest
              • Deck / Patio:

                Open sun deck on roof...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                2 person kayak included with unit....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Propane provided...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Walkway To Water
              • Wood Deck

              Payment Type

              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card
                   

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Fantasy Fest 2014
                  Oct 18 - Oct 25, 2014
                  5 night min stay
                  $240
                  $1,450
                  Fall/Winter 2014
                  Oct 26 - Dec 19, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  $190
                  $1,150
                  Christmas/New Year's Eve 2014
                  Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $240
                  $1,450
                  Winter/Spring 2015
                  Jan 4 - Apr 30, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $230
                  $1,400
                  Summer 2015
                  May 1 - Oct 3, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $170
                  $1,025

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
                  • Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 7.5%

                  Notes:

                  Rafted vessels will incur additional charges of $5.00 per foot per week or $1.00 per foot per night with complimentary trailer storage.

                  We require a $500.00 refundable security deposit to confirm reservations.

                  We accept Visa, MasterCard or Discover card for your convenience.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 10/21/2014
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  Location

                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Key West International Airport
                  0.25 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Hogfish Bar and Grill
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Ferry
                  Key West Express
                  1 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Highway 1
                  0.25 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Rusty Anchor Restaurant
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Smathers Beach

                  Car: Recommended

                  marina, coin laundry, bird watching, scenic drives, deepsea fishing, sound/bay fishing, pier fishing, groceries.

                   

                  Manager info

                  Year Purchased: 2012


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

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                  Photos

                  • Exterior with floating deck

                    Exterior with floating deck

                  • Living room with Futon

                    Living room with Futon

                  • Kitchen

                    Kitchen

                  • Bathroom

                    Bathroom

                  • Fitness Center

                    Fitness Center

                  • Queen Bedroom

                    Queen Bedroom

                  • Breakfast Bar

                    Breakfast Bar

                  • Living Room

                    Living Room

                  • Rooftop Sitting Area

                    Rooftop Sitting Area

                  • Dog Park

                    Dog Park

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                  This listing was first published here in 2011.

                  Date last modified - Tuesday, October 21, 2014

                  $170 - $240 per night (USD)
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                  1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

                  View calendar: Updated 10/21/14
                  Minimum stay: 3-5 nights
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                  Member since: 2011
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated 10/21/2014
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