The Green Turtle - a Funky Floating Cottage with Direct Ocean Access

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Last updated: 11/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The Green Turtle is a 1 bedroom, 1 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. The houseboat is brand new and has been outfitted with new furnishings and artwork, and the bedroom and bathroom are equipped with luxury towels and linens. We also have coin operated laundry machines for your convenience. Stock Island Marina Village features a downtown shuttle service, an on-site restaurant, a ship store, and dog parks 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 seasonal visitors, giving you a unique 'Old Key West' feel.

Stock Island Marina Village is a multi-use Marine Community located in historic Safe Harbor and serving live-aboard, recreational, and commercial vessels. 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 knowledgeable of the area, and the docks are a great slice of Key West life.

Green Turtle Amenities: The Green Turtle is tastefully outfitted with everything you need during your vacation. Amenities include:

- 1 Queen Bedroom with a closet and dresser
- Full Bathroom (shower, sink, and toilet) with bath towels
- Kitchen (refrigerator, stovetop, convection oven/ microwave, coffeemaker, toaster) with a bistro dinette
- Living room with sofa, TV with Direct TV, IPod Dock and Speakers
- Covered outdoor deck with table, chairs, BBQ grill & uncovered deck with lounge chairs
- Vehicle parking next to the houseboat
- Bring your boat to Key West! Ask about additional dockage within the marina.
- Non-Pet Friendly
- Thorough cleaning service before and after each stay.


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Property Type

  • House Boat
  • 450 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Staff


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bath towels included.


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Direct TV satellite....moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All


  • Botanical Garden
  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Dining:

    Indoor cafe table, outdoor table and chairs for 4. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    On marina property....moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking:

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

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet


  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave


  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane provided....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway To Water


Write a review 4.8
from 23 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Post - Continued
Nov 2 - Dec 19, 2015
2 night min stay
Special Event: Christmas & NYs
Dec 20 - Jan 3, 2016
5 night min stay
Peak Season 2016
Jan 4 - May 25, 2016
3 night min stay
Special Event: Memorial Day
May 26 - May 31, 2016
3 night min stay
Post Season 2016
Jun 1 - Jun 30, 2016
3 night min stay
Special Event: Fourth Of July
Jul 1 - Jul 5, 2016
3 night min stay
Post - Continued
Jul 6 - Oct 20, 2016
3 night min stay
Special Event: Fantasy Fest
Oct 21 - Oct 30, 2016
3 night min stay
Post - Continued
Oct 31 - Dec 17, 2016
3 night min stay
Special Event: Christmas & NYE
Dec 18 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $75 + tax
  • Tax Rate 7.5%


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


Cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 11/30/2015
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2.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
Key West International Airport
0.25 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Rusty Anchor
4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Key West Express
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Key West Golf Club
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 1
0.25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Rusty Anchor
2.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Smather's Beach

Car: Recommended

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 Green Turtle 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!


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Year Purchased: 2012

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  • Covered Patio with girll, table & chairs

    Covered Patio with girll, table & chairs

  • Breakfast Table overlooking the marina

    Breakfast Table overlooking the marina

  • Front Deck

    Front Deck

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, December 01, 2015

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The Green Turtle - A Funky Floating Cottage with Direct Ocean Access

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