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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
Recent Private Homes reviews
"Not much you can say about this place...other than wow. This place is pretty amazing. The house itself is beautiful: clean, nice decor, well stocked kitchen.....but the view, from all angles and levels, was spectacular.
We spent the days lounging in the sun, in the heated pool, on the kayak, grilling, fishing....
Was a nice family vacation - leaving there to come back to single digit temperatures wasn't all that much fun
Becky was great to work with, and I am sure we will be back."
Guest: Tom B.Date of Stay: February 2015Review Submitted: February 21, 2015
"Just arrived home from probably the best vacation ever - family vacation for 7 of us. From the moment we walked in - smelled great and looked great (even better than the pictures). After a great dinner & cocktails at the Pilot House Marina & Restaurant (service was great too) we spent our first of many relaxing nights on the upper deck, watching the sun set, the lights twinkle and feeling that great ocean breeze while playing cards and enjoying being together. After a quick trip to Publix in the morning, breakfast on the boat, then off to explore. We enjoyed a local beach and John Pennekamp State Park where my granddaughter enjoyed playing in the "sand". The kids (ages 37 down to 24) rented paddle boats & a kayaks - which were delivered right to the boat Dinner on the boat with fresh seafood we purchased from the Fishery right across the way. Beds were very comfortable, plenty of room to be together and plenty of place to have privacy. Gail & Michelle, thank you for answering all our questions, you were great throughout the whole process and we have already recommended you to family & friends!!"
Guest: Bridget H.Date of Stay: September 2014Review Submitted: October 3, 2014
"My mom and I stayed here and this was by far the best location we've stayed at in the Keys. The photos are completely accurate and are the peaceful view you can plan on. The condo has everything needed and offers the peace and quiet you can't get at most of the other rentals in the Keys. The condo is on Long Key, centrally located within the Keys and an easy drive to lots of excellent excursions - or to just to stay and lounge at the condo. The owner, Jerry, was extremely helpful and provided a lot of great info. The condo looks out over the state park (the entrance is a half mile walk from the end of the street with a bicycle/pedestrian path to and beyond the state park entrance). The owners have kayaks (single and double), a canoe and bicycles and there was always one available (there are three other units in the building - two 1-bedroom units on top and two 2-bedroom units on the bottom, including this one). Plenty of parking room for 4 cars to easily park without parking anyone in the parking area. The view from the condo was just as shown. We saw sharks, stingrays and numerous fish and birds every day. We say full grown nurse sharks a couple times and a full grown green sea turtle one morning. I took a kayak out a couple times (once around the estuary and once out to the bay and even had a sandbar shark swim alongside me for several minutes). Out on the kayak, it was so peaceful and private that I felt as if I was the only person in the world. Long Key isn't developed other than the town that this condo is located in (Layton) and only has one small convenience store and gas station so you may want to go to Tavernier or Marathon for supplies (about 20 minutes drive). I also highly recommend visiting the Turtle Hospital in Marathon. It was very educational and great for both adults and children."
Guest: SusanDate of Stay: October 2014Review Submitted: October 30, 2014
"My family enjoyed THE MOST wonderful week in Key Largo at this absolutely AMAZING property - we couldn't have asked for anything better than Casa de Ivy! Thank you for making our Keys vacation so fabulous! Not only is the location of the home ideal, the property itself is breathtaking. The home - gorgeous. The pool and yard - gorgeous. The evening sunsets - gorgeous. We have already recommended this place to many of our friends who are looking to vacation in the Keys. We will definitely stay at Casa de Ivy again - we cannot say enough wonderful things about this home. And the photos do not do the property justice - you must see it to believe how absolutely amazing this place really is. Again, thank you for inviting us into your home for a week of pure heaven!"
Guest: Elizabeth W.Date of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: May 25, 2015