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Recent Marathon reviews
"We arrived saturday, after a long drive through Florida. As soon as we opened the gate to our beautiful retreat, I knew we had found paradise! The grounds were absolutely gorgeous and tropical. Coconut trees and palms surrounded out private pool that became our relaxing spot almost everyday! The boardwalk to the pier was like our a little nature trail that lead to the bluest waters this South Carolina girl had seen. We rented paddle boards and could just paddle right off the dock into the ocean and down quiet canals. The home was exquisite and from this designers point of view, was top notch. Just being at the house was like being in paradise. Lisa has done a wonderful job in furnishing this beautiful home. And she wants you to consider it your home while you are there. Lisa is very easy to work with and wants to make sure that you have everything you need. Checking in and out was so easy. Well, checking out was hard because you do not want to leave. The nice thing about being in Marathon is that you have great grocery stores and other shopping (walgreens etc) close by as well as wonderful restaurants. The sunsets off of seven mile bridge are way better than Mallory Square, but a day trip to Key West was definitely a highlight. We rented a boat while there for one day and I would recommend doing so if you have a person that can read the gauges for sea depth and stuff. We fortunately has a great captain in our group and saw some wonderful sites. This is a great place for a relaxing get away and we will be back and hopefully for 2 weeks next time. Mar Azule is the best!!! And Lisa is Awesome!!!"
Guest: TayTayDate of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 26, 2015
"We just got back from spending an awesome week at this house. The house is located in a convenient location in the middle of the key. You are a close boat ride to both the 7 mile bridge and Vaca cut which made getting to the gulf very quick. The house itself is very nice. The bedrooms are spacious, beds are very comfortable, the kitchen, living room, and outdoor porch areas are huge. One night during our stay we had 3 other couples over for a dinner party and were quite comfortable. The pool is very clean and the hot tub is large and seems brand new. There are bikes, kayaks, rafts, and countless other toys and water supplies. A freezer for bait and ice is right by the long seawall. We fit 3 boats along the seawall one day. Overall I highly recommend this house for your next getaway.
I am going to point out a few recommendations to the owner. This is not meant to dissuade any renters, because this house is great, just a few suggestions. For the price we paid, there are a few things that could be approved in my opinion. The wifi has very poor signal. The kitchen, while decently equipped, could really use some nicer cookware. I completely understand that it must be hard with renters overusing the cookware, but I really like to cook and had expected for a house at this price we would have a little better tools. The ice machine in the fridge doesn't make enough ice for a family of 3 (and we had 7 people). This isn't a big deal - just expect to stock the freezer drawer with ice for drinks. The living room has 4 fans which was WONDERFUL - but a few on the porch in place of the tiny lights would be nice.
Thank you for a wonderful family vacation!"
Guest: Lisa S.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: August 2, 2015
"There were 12 of us staying at this property and it worked out perfect! Beautiful view, beautiful house (minus the stairs if you sleep on the top floor) lol.. Everyone had a wonderful time. I can't say enough about the customer service Shawn had, he is amazing. Centrally located for the rest of the islands! The fish off the dock were always beautiful to look at and we even caught and released a few. If you rented a boat to dock there you MUST be an experienced boater. We had 2 USGA licensed captains with us thank goodness. The current rips through Vaca Cut and it can get ugly. Overall it was a very memorable 1st trip to the keys!! We will never forget it!! Highly Reccomend this place!!!!"
Guest: MikeyDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 21, 2015
"You will not find a better home than the"Million Dollar Baby". This home offers everything you could ask for and more. Take in the breath-taking views of the open Atlantic from the tile patio, the pool, or the master suite . Inside this home offers amenities galore and outside everything you need for relaxation and family fun. Mangrove Snapper are plentiful right off the bulkhead for a wonderful fishing experience. My grandchildren had a blast. We rented Kayaks, did some snorkeling and never "had" to leave the house. We made a visit to Key West for a little shopping but couldn't get back soon enough to enjoy ourselves poolside. The pool is amazing and the kids loved the Manatee that visited us. We also had a large Iguana that visited as well. The home is beautiful but I have to say we didn't spend much time inside. My daughter is an artist and I just knew she would spend her time painting but that was not the case at all. We just took it all in and relaxed. I'm sure she'll be painting from memory because the views will be hard to forget. Thank you Kate for sharing your beautiful home with us."
Guest: PARADISE FOUNDDate of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 26, 2015