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Ocean Front, Beach, Pool, Luxury - 'Turtle Nest Estate'

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 4 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

#VR-062

This luxurious new oceanfront estate is located in Islamorada. To enjoy the island's year-round sunny weather, the home features an exotic wood deck surrounding a custom pool overlooking a private sugar sand beach on the Atlantic Ocean. Inside the spacious 4-bedroom/4.5-bath home is a soaring two-story main room with a wall of sliding glass and stunning 180-degree ocean views. The Open kitchen is complete with center island, 2 dishwashers, Thermador gas cook top, double ovens with warming drawer, stainless steel with granite counter tops. A charming loft with a sofa sleeper and Computer Station. The massive Master Suite is located on the south end of the house with it's own private wing. The Media/Movie room, with 9 recliners and 58' flat screen HD Plasma TV and a huge DVD selection, is located on the ground level. There are 6 flat screen TV's for your viewing, pool side shower, ..... the list can go on and on.

Perfect house, perfect location all for your perfect vacation. Turtle Nest Estate is a luxury home....it's not just what you need.....it's what you want! This home rents for a minimum of one week (7 days) Saturday to Saturday only. There is a 20% rate increase for Holidays.

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More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 1999
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
October 29, 2017

Amenities

Islamorada House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (4), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 8 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

3.7/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

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Ocean Front, Beach, Pool, Luxury - 'Turtle Nest Estate'
average rating of 3.6666667 based on 3 reviews
United States
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What a shame ...

  • 1 of 5

Email to mgr after our stay in 2014:

Thank you for crediting back our deposit. We very much enjoyed our time at Turtle Nest and are already talking about booking TWO weeks for next summer! The property and amenities exceeded our expectations in many ways, and we were able to relax and come away with a great many fond memories. That being said, there were just a few small pieces of feedback that we feel you may want to know about, so here they are:

*We had been looking forward to accessing the ocean directly from the beach, but as you know, that isn't really possible due to the large amount of seaweed that accumulates at the shoreline. It's hard to let small children play in that, so we couldn't let them in the water, which was pretty disappointing. I think that this should be more clearly stated in the description of the house on your websites, so that potential renters are aware beforehand. Also, quite a bit of trash washes up on the shoreline, especially on the north side in the corner. Maybe it would be good to have the landscapers remove that garbage as part of their regular duties.

*The air conditioning was problematic for guests in the two center rooms (the ones with twin beds). It was extremely warm overnight, despite the thermostats being placed low (70 degrees). There was a similar, yet less extreme, issue with the a/c in the master suite. It was warmer than expected overnight, although it didn't get as hot as it did on the other side of the house.

*We utilized several of the bicycles in the garage, which was great, but we had to go out and buy a helmet for our son. Since there are so many child bicycles for use, perhaps you/the owners should consider supplying helmets for little ones.

Aside from these issues, we had a fabulous time. I will be in contact again soon to book for next year. How far in advance can this be done?

Thanks

The response email to us as we were about to book our 2015 vacation at Turtle Nest:

I am so sorry.

I had sent your email to the property owner, from the last time your stayed at Turtle Nest.

It listed the issues you were not happy with.

The property owner had expressed, he does not feel comfortable renting to you in the future.

Your name came up as an alert on my rental program, detailing his wishes, when I entered your name for paperwork.

When I told you the open dates a couple of weeks ago, I had not seen the alert.

Again, I am sorry, but it is the property owners decision.

  • Submitted: Jan 23, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I was being very kind in my response to this tenants email. I didn't feel it necessary to go into details. The owners wishes are always followed. This is a beautiful home.
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24 7
Yorkshire, UK
5

Everything we could have wanted and more!!

  • 5 of 5

We have teenagers and young children and this house was just perfect for us! The bikes were a special treat, only a 2 mile cycle to Robbie's Marina in one direction and 2 miles the other way to Anne's beach. Bikes for the whole family. The cinema was fantastic in the evenings, enough 'lazy boy' recliners for all of us and so many films to choose from.

The kids swam in the pool everyday whilst my husband and I sunbathed with the most spectacular view of the ocean! It was a very special holiday and we would love to go again.

The lady who looks after the house was wonderful too. Can't thank her enough. 5 Stars!

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2013
  • Stayed: December 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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6 0
Oklahoma
5

Wonderful stay!

  • 5 of 5

This home is beautiful - well kept, great layout and amenities, perfect for a group! There were 4 adults and 5 kids (ages 2.5 - 7) in ours. Spacious, plenty of room for everyone. The kids loved the theater room and the loft with the changeable game table. The beach is typical for the Keys - grassy, seaweedy, no ocean waves. The water is clear and shallow, the ground is a little murky just getting in the water, so water shoes a good idea. It's well stocked with dishes, glasses, and plenty of beach towels, something we haven't always found in other vacation rentals. We had a great time and would highly recommend!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2012
  • Stayed: July 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $450 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $2,500
Tax Rate 12.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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