Fabulous View, Split 2/2 up, 2/1 Down, Ideal for 2 Families
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- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Lower Matecumbe Key house description
Islamorada is the fishing capital of the world! Reknowned for Tarpon, Sailfish, Bone Fish, Canoeing,Wind Surfing,Lobster and reef fish, Dolphin, (Both edible and Flipper)amazing snorkeling and diving.
This unusual property feels like two separate homes. The downstairs unit is brand new, and the upstairs is nicely renovated. (Downstairs and upstairs each have a washer and dryer) with fabulous water views from almost every room, straight down a gin clear canal to Florida Bay and the fabulous Everglades National Park.
Beautifully decorated in Keys motif. Peekaboo view of Atlantic Ocean.Its a short run to Channel Two and Five bridge: 65 feet of great deep dockage and 50 amp hookup,for a larger boat,with fish right at your door. Beaches close by.
House is located in the prestigious Port Antigua Area
- Vacation Rental
- Pets Considered
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
Kitchen & Dining
- Catering Available
- Cooking Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Washing Machine
- Clothes Dryer
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
- Linens Provided
- Air Conditioning
- Covered Parking
- Parking Off Street
- 65 feet Boat Dockage (2 Boats have tied up comfortably) with water and 50 amp Hookup, Tiled through out, Beautiful new granite counters throughout and now with DSL Hookup for your computer needs, 1 King, 2 doubles, and a full sleeper sofa in the living room up, 1 Queen, 1 trundle with 2 singles, and full sleeper sofa in living...moreless
- Satellite / Cable
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Broadband Access
- Wireless Internet
- Deck / Patio
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Outdoor Grill
Location & View
- Jet Skiing
- Water Skiing
- Sight Seeing
- Fitness Center
- Wildlife Viewing
ReviewsWrite a review
Diana, Everything about our family trip to Islamorada was perfect! The house was exactly what we had hoped it would be and it was immaculate on arrival. The location was perfect for the beach, running, cycling, fishing off of the dock, and being together. We had manatees at the dock every morning. Having a private beach on the Gulf was perfect for our two year old granddaughter. Matt dropped by to take us for a boat ride around the island and that was fun to see everything from the water. No worries about the sink. These things happen and you were so helpful in getting it repaired. There is nothing we would change about our vacation except to have made it longer!!! I will be in touch for next year!!!
- Guest Sara and Rich (Charlottesville, Virginia)
- Date of stay 12/26/12
- Review Submitted 01/06/13
Owner response: Thank and so glad you enjoyed your stay. Diana
Fishing in the Keys
Fishing in the Keys
We are 4 guys from Scotland who have been fishing in the Keys regularly since 1997 and this is the best home that we have stayed in. We stayed for 2 weeks in May 2011. The house facilities were excellent and ideally placed for fishing and leisure activities. The owners, who live locally, were really nice and the booking with credit card was pain free. The house is in an excellent location at the head of the canal and it was nice to sit of an evening watching the boating traffic passing by our balcony. The neighbours were friendly and easy going. The house was very clean,comfortable and well provided and the addition of Wi-Fi was a real bonus. There is a private beach on the bayside a short walk away. The house is close to Islamorada and if fishing or diving is your thing then get in quick for your next vacation. We will be coming back!
- Guest Commander (Europe)
- Date of stay 04/25/11
- Review Submitted 05/17/11
Recommended for: Families with teenagers, age 55+, sightseeing, romantic getaway, adventure seekers, girls getaway.
Beautiful home on canal
Beautiful home on canal
We were 5 fisherman so the 4 bedrooms and great AC made it real comfortable for sleeping after a long day out on the ocean (7 days in a row). The boat slip 30 feet from the house is where we kept our 27 foot fishing boat, really nice in the morning just step on the boat & go. The house is very clean & beautiful. The kitchen had everything we needed to cook our fresh catch of the day. The view of the canal was exceptional as well as peaceful. We loved it so much, we hope to be back next year
- Guest Ken (Syracuse N.Y. U.S.A.)
- Date of stay 03/18/11
- Review Submitted 04/13/11
Recommended for: Families with teenagers, romantic getaway, adventure seekers, girls getaway.
Our family enjoyed this rental March 2011. Quick and easy access to the ocean and gulf. Saw tarpon, manatee, snapper and nurse shark in canal. Very well equipped and well maintained.
- Guest Sue (Titusville, FL)
- Date of stay 03/26/11
- Review Submitted 04/08/11
Recommended for: Families with teenagers.
We stayed there with another family during Christmas. Diana and Peter have been very accommodating. The house is beautiful. We had a wonderful time. Thanks for sharing your place with us.
- Guest Sam26 (Ontario)
- Date of stay 01/04/10
- Review Submitted 01/04/10
Great house. Well situated, and very well set up. Even caught a tarpon off the dock!!
- Guest Anonymous
- Date of stay 08/03/09
- Review Submitted 08/03/09
$4900 for off season,Winter and peak summer $6500 per month Peak season including Lobster week, Xmas and N.Year,& public holidays See Homeaway Listing 158012 to view weekly rates if available. Maximum 8 people Additionally approx $250 cleaning fee, $1000 refundable damage deposit State & Local Taxes. 12.5% 50% rental deposit, refundable up to 30 days prior to rental date, Discount applies for long term rental. (3 months or more)
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: Retired Dentist and Anesthetist who love Keys living and all it has to offer.
Why the Owner Chose Lower Matecumbe Key:
We have vacationed in the Keys for over 30 years and retired here in 2001. Our rental home is an investment we take great pride in and love to share.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The weather is beautiful all year,water sports can be enjoyed by all. Fishing,diving,lobstering or laying out on the beach right out your door. True island living that can be shared with the whole family.
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FRONT OF HOUSE
REAR VIEW OF HOUSE
SECOND UPSTAIRS BEDROOM WITH 2 FULL SIZE BEDS
UPSTAIRS PORCH OVERLOOKING CANAL, VIEW OUT TO FL.BAY
1side of extended MASTER BATH, second vanity and makeup area opposite
VIEW DOWN THE CANAL FROM THE HOUSE
LIVING DINING AREA
MASTER BEDROOM, KING BED
DOWNSTAIRS MASTER WITH QUEEN BED
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