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Recent Private Homes, Old Town reviews

  • Absolutely perfect location, would return and highly recommend

    "The location of this little sleepy bungalow is a block from Sloppy Joe's and two blocks from the sunset cruise catamarans. A block in the other direction is Caroline Street, which has an even better bar than the ones on Duval, Pepe's. It is quiet and yet in the middle of everything. There is a smallish pool, yet big for Key West, which helps a lot when you work up a sheen of sweat walking around, which is inevitable. I can't say enough about this little place. The photos do it justice; it is beautiful. It's a bit small, but the secluded patio really make it feel isolated. We chose this place for our honeymoon and are extremely pleased. We definitely plan on returning - to this location specifically. One thing to keep in mind is there is no parking - at all. As you plan your trip, make sure to keep that in mind."
    Guest: Bill E. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 13, 2014
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  • California to Key West

    "My family had a wonderful time at Ellen's Retreat in Key West. It is located in a quiet area centrally located to everything. The lushly landscaped back yard with a large deck and pool were perfect for relaxing and dining al fresco. This home is beautifully decorated with all of the amenities of home. The living area had plenty of seating for guests to watch tv in one area and read a book in another. The photos on the website are great but it is even better in person. We will definitely stay at Ellen's Retreat the next time we visit Key West."
    Guest: 4California Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 21, 2014
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  • Quaint. Perfect Location.

    "We spent 4 nights in the Caribbean Suite. Loved every minute. Plenty of room. Clean. Suite had everything we needed. Afternoon pool swims in private pool were a perfect break in the afternoon. Thanks for the hospitality! This was a great break from winter weather."
    Guest: Mary M Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 6, 2015
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  • Catherine House

    "Rating Details: The property manager was very helpful. The vacation rental was spotless. I was very happy with the location. I was very satisfied with the condition of the vacation rental. Overall, I recommend this vacation rental. Reviewer Comments: This is our second visit to Catherine House. It is perfect for us. The place is in excellent condition and is very clean. Air conditioning works well; so does the heat in the pool. Less than one block of a quiet section of Duval St so there are a lot of art galleries and shops to visit. We walk to all the restaurants and don't have a car in Key West. We have never had a security issue. Management company is always cooperative and knowledgeable. We are staying here again next winter. That is the ultimate vote of confidence."
    Guest: Robert M. Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 14, 2015
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