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Recent Summerland Key reviews

  • We wish all our rentals were this great !

    "We have rented this terrific 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom wonderful place for two years in a row. Unfortunately for us, it is already booked for future winter months, so we are now looking again and just can't find anything available as good as this place for the price. The owner has fully furnished this place from comfortable furniture and beds, to everything you need in the kitchen and modern equipment including tv's, stereo, wine bar, computer, hot tub and all appliances. He is also meticulous about maintaining everything. We are very active seniors, so we are out jogging, kayaking, biking and playing tennis each day. We do have our own kayaks and bikes, but for those of you who don't there are bikes, kayaks and paddleboards for you to enjoy. We love this area and found some of the best food was take out from Low Key Fisheries at mile marker 22.5, where you can buy wonderful fresh conch salad, calamari, coleslaw, smoked fish (my favourite is their smoked fish dip, Scottish salmon and hog fish) and fresh local shrimp (including the Key West Pink Shrimp), crab claws to die for, or cook your own hog fish or grouper (Bob has supplied an excellent barbeque at the house). The other wonderful take out (they also have two little tables if you are biking through and would like to eat there) is Keys Cuisine. They cook wonderful local fresh fish (ask for the basket, skip the bread and go for double home made pineapple slaw). The only two restaurants we really enjoy and frequent in the area are Square Grouper, for finer dining, excellent food and The Wharf, which is very casual, very friendly staff, not exceptional food, but just fine. We are sorry we aren't able to return, but hope you will be able to and we know Bob will take great care of you. The only thing we would caution people about is that it is not good for people with physical disabilities as it is one high flight of stairs and no elevator."
    Guest: Simba Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: February 10, 2015
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  • Michiganders

    "Hi S. we had a fabulous time at your beautiful house! Loved the weather, pool, ocean and the lovely palm trees!! Everything was clean, comfortable and very well decorated!! will certainly recommend to others. we would like to return ourselves...very enjoyable. thanks S. it was great!!"
    Guest: 25 Anniversaryers Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: February 17, 2015
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  • Very nice place for the price would like to have rated as 4.5 stars

    "My wife and I booked a full week for her birthday and were lucky enough to find that there was a discount at the time so the house was a bargain. We had originally looked at much bigger places (that would have cost twice as much) with the hopes that two other couples would be coming, but those plans fell through and a private getaway was what we really needed so this was perfect. Since Jan's place is oceanfront and a 2 bedroom 2 bath we had extra room that also over looked the water if we had needed it. Both bedrooms and bathrooms were very nice with lots of closet and drawer space, good water pressure, and no problems with anything. Overall the house is nice and there is everything you could need already there (except food of course) the bed is very comfortable, the kitchen and washer dryer were like new and made the trip like being at home. The views are wonderful and the location is a short drive to nice restaurants and Key West. The one limitation that Jan did clarify for me before we booked was the low head clearance to launch a boat from the "on property" boat ramp (.25 star deduction). Due to the fact that our boat is a 25 foot ocean boat with a hard top and a 9ft beam it was too tall and almost to wide to fit under the house so we used a ramp about 3 miles away that only cost $10 for in/out service. The empty trailer's guide posts just made it between the concrete stilts and we were able to park it out of the way under the house. I would love to come down again and explore the outer reefs more as the 45ft to 80ft drop off was a beautiful mini wall that we only found on our last dive day before the weather got bad. There are friendly neighbors, a Winn Dixie on Big Pine, with prices the same as in Orlando, about 10 minutes away, fresh seafood markets, marine flea markets, seafood festivals, and nice sunrise and sunset views. January weather is cool & breezy, the drive time out to the outer reef is very short once you get around to the channel, and you are about 6 miles north of Looe Key when you hit the open water past the last set of channel markers. The price for gas or diesel in Marathon was cheaper than anywhere in South Florida so fill up as you are passing through on the way down. During our week there was road construction to widen US1 underway, the road was never blocked but traffic was diverted a few times and the power blinked off for a few minutes several times (should be completed as of now but .25 star deduction)."
    Guest: Diver Dave Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 5, 2015
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  • Excellent island vacation home!

    "We had spent the last 20+ years in Florida Keys vacation homes and have settles on this home the last 5 years. There are so many wonderful amenities, from the spacious island style home with magnificent views to the delight full partially shaded pool that is much appreciated with the Florida Keys sun to the quick access to excellent fishing and diving in bother the Atlantic as well as the Gulf waters to the close proximity of Key West. (Approximately 25 mins). This home has everything you need for a memorable stay that will keep you coming back for many years to come!"
    Guest: carol. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 16, 2014
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