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Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights


About the property

Luxury Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

'TEE BY THE SEA' vacation rental

(we include 7 bikes free for our guests!!!)


We're less then 1/2 mile outside of Key West and only 4 1/2 miles from Duval Street, located in Stock Island. We are 2 miles from the beach, 1/2 mile from the airport. Our condo is in a very nice gated community with only 52 units that boasts a beautiful heated pool, lush landscaped grounds, fitness center, and clubhouse. Our unit provides covered parking too. We also have trailer parking available whether its for your motorcycle, jet ski or boat (off property).

We're across the street from the ONLY 18 hole championship public golf course in Key West. Golf club rental is available from the pro shop.

We can accommodate your trailer by offering off site trailer parking, safe and convenient. So bring your boat or bring your motorcycle or jet ski because we can accommodate all of them.

We are located right next to a brand new CVS, a convenience store, bank with ATM, Burger King, liquor store and walking distance to many restaurants that are favorites with the locals including the brand new Roostica Pizzeria, Hog Fish Bar/Grill on the water, Hurricane Hole Marina/Bar/Grill on the water, Rusty Anchor, El Mochos Cuban Cafe, and Chicos Cantina. You don't have to drive to try great local seafood specialties and enjoy a cold beer or cocktail, just stroll or bike to any one of these and you won't be disappointed. Get some hot cuban bread and a cafe con leche in the morning at El Mochos but don't forget they offer great lunch items too. They are just a short walk away from our condo and don't be surprised if you find yourself returning every morning or lunch time for more.

Our complex is located along the local city bus transit route which comes by every 1/2 hour, offers transit to all parts of Key West (old town, beaches, and new town) and is economically priced at $8.00 per person for a weekly pass.

We are less than 2 miles from the airport, beaches, shopping and Publix/Albertsons, Denny's, movie theater, Outback, Quiznos, Subway, Kmart, Sports Bar, and Sears.

Decorated in Key West style to give our guests the full impact of island living, we offer a home away from home with thoughtful touches.

Our condo offers 1100 sq. ft of spacious living plus two covered screened porches. It has 2 bedrooms upstairs, each with cathedral ceilings, queen bed, private bath with granite countertops (master has shower with body jets, guest room has Jacuzzi tub), T.V. with remote control, 500+ count cotton sheets and duvets with down comforters. We provide all of your linens and beach towels. There is also a full size front loading brand new washer/dryer tucked away in the hall in between bedrooms. The kitchen has granite counter tops with stainless appliances and is fully stocked. The living room has a queen sofa sleeper and a brand new 42' SONY LED TV with Bose surround sound and a DVD/CD player.

We have a DVD library to entertain all ages and board games too.

The master bedroom and living room have double French doors that open up to a covered, screened in balcony with patio furniture and ceiling fan and light. The kitchen and living room are downstairs. Our dining table comfortably seats 6.

We offer FREE WIFI (wireless internet) plus free local and long distance phone calls anywhere in the USA, Canada or Puerto Rico.

We have an additional 370 sq. ft of covered storage area below our unit that has 7 really nice bikes with 3 locks, 3 coolers, gas grill with cooking utensils, beach umbrella, 4 back pack style beach chairs and 2 click and fold chaise beach chairs and tons of storage for any gear you may bring (golf clubs,fishing poles, baby stroller,etc...),keeping it out of the way but secured.

There is a wonderful bike path located across the street that takes you right into Key West, so a bike ride into town to sight see is a must.

Baby furniture (crib, high chair, stroller, etc...) is available for rent with advance notice and the items will be set up waiting for you when you arrive.

I will also be your personal concierge, making any reservations you need during your stay. I have lived here over 40 years and I know just who to call for just about any adventure. I also keep discount promotion cards at my condo just for you that offer drink and meal discounts from many local restaurants and bars. We can provide more coupons upon request too.

Minimum age: 25 to rent property

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More Details

Judy Tomita
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, russian, czech, polish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 16, 2017

About Judy Tomita


I have lived in Key West since I was 5 years old, attended elementary, jr. high and graduated from Key West High School in 1985. I attended our local community college also and then left for Tampa and attended USF. I eventually moved back to KW. I am pictured here with my Czech boyfriend of 15 years. I have 3 sons, my youngest attends KWHS and the older two live in Tampa, and a sister and 2 brothers that also live here. My family started several businesses when I was very young that instilled a strong work ethic in myself and my brothers and sisters. I come from a large family with 8 children (4 boys,4 girls--yes we're Catholic)ha ha. I am the youngest daughter, 7th in line. All of my brothers and sisters, regardless of age had a job in our family businesses. It was great. My sister is a nurse at our local hospital, my two brothers are cabinet makers. My boyfriend owns a local moving and labor business. We love Key West, the small island life and the tropical weather for sure. We stay active in local sport leagues (co-ed softball, inline hockey, beach volleyball, boccee, tennis)and love to bike ride around the island and go out on the boat. The theater and outstanding local talent found on our island makes Key West a really unique place. We love to attend the frequent artistic events held annually. We appreciate the quality of life that we are blessed to have living on an island with such a diverse/caring/and generous community. There truly is no place else like Key West.

Judy Tomita purchased this condo in 2008

Why Judy Tomita chose Stock Island

Key West is a popular vacation destination. The weather in the winter months is to die for and the year round events that have made Key West so popular are very inviting for everyone. Key West has so much to offer on our 2 x 4 mile island... from great theater productions, to art galleries, cabaret shows, live entertainment from local bands as well as invited notable guests, museums, historical attractions, fishing, boating, the beaches, shopping, and beautiful floral and fauna to see. You can get anywhere on a bike and you escape the hustle and bustle of big city life. Yet Key West does not lack action and the big events you typically find in bigger cities. Some of our festivals are world renowned. So who wouldn't want to vacation to Key West. That's why i bought my vac. rental property.

What makes this condo unique

7 bikes with locks are included with your rental as well as 3 coolers, beach umbrella, beach chairs, gas grill with grill cooking utensils and pool floats. We offer covered parking at our unit as well as additional general parking and we can accommodate trailers upon request. Our complex boasts a huge heated pool, beautiful clubhouse with fitness center and lush landscaped grounds that are meticulously maintained. I have free WIFI, free long distance in USA, Canada and Puerto Rico. The condo is all new and fully loaded with everything you need. The kitchen and baths have granite counter tops. We have all new stainless appliances, washer/dryer, jacuzzi tub and shower with European body jets. The entire complex is very new and close to many conveniences such as a bank with ATM across the street, sandwich shop, Burger King, liquor store, convenience store, Mexican restaurant all within walking distance. We also have a great bike path across the street that takes you right into Key West. We are a stones throw from several local hangouts including the 'Hurricane Hole Restaurant/Bar/Marina' and the 'Hog Fish Restaurant/Bar', the 'Shrimp Shack Restaurant/Bar' (bars/restaurants) and several full service marinas on the Ocean.


Key West Kayak Fishing & Eco-Tours
Hogfish Bar & Grill
"Great locals restaurant/bar, located on the water. Live music and true "old Key West" atmosp..."
El Mocho Restaurant
"Wonderful Cuban Cafe - local's favorite serving only til 3:00 pm. A great way to start your..."
Hurricane Hole Restaurant & Marina
"Locals hang out with great food and spirits. You can charter boat trips here or rent kayaks..."
Roostica Wood-Fire Pizzeria
"Brand new Italian pizzeria that opened in 2013, located just across the street from my condo..."
Key West Golf Club
"The only one in Key West. Located just across US1 from our condo. There is even a great 19t..."
El Siboney Restaurant
"Perfect place to taste local Cuban favorite dishes. Food is excellent and you won't leave h..."
Fort Zachary Taylor State Historic Site and Park
"Located 4 1/2 miles away from our condo at the Southernmost tip of the island. Ft. Zach off..."
Key West Bike Path
"Take my bikes on this beautiful bike path that wanders all over Key West and explore like a ..."
Mallory Square
"Mallory Square is located in the heart of Old Town, near Duval St. It's full of shops, hist..."
Tavern N Town
"Located just 1/2 a mile from our condo, it's an easy walk or bike ride to try some gourmet ..."
Murray Marine
"Full Service Marina offering transient boat dockage for overnight rental. NO LIVE ABOARDS!!"
Jolly's Liquor Store
"Right next to the condo is a Burger King, Liquor Store and conveniece store. Very handy to w..."
Benihana Key West
"Located only 1 1/2 miles from our condo. Great Japanese cuisine with a show to boot. There..."
Fort East Martello Museum
"Located only 1 1/2 miles from our condo. Built in the 1800's and still standing, offering o..."
Mel Fisher Maritime Heritage Museum
"A former neighbor of mine, Mel Fisher, was a true character. I grew up 2 houses from him an..."
Hemingway's View- KW Home In Great Location Decked Viranda and Hot Tub
"See Ernest Hemingway's home and walk through history as you visit his compound estate. It's..."
Sunset Watersports
"Offering great water adventure trips. I will be happy to concierge for you and handle makin..."
Smathers Beach
"Very Popular Beach about 2 miles from condo. You can see several weddings taking place ther..."
Dolphin Deli
"Located directly across the street from our complex. An easy way to grab some great sandwic..."
Key West Tropical Forest and Botanical Garden
"Less than a mile away is our beautiful, lush Botanical Gardens. An easy bike ride or by car..."
Fury Water Adventures Key West
Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Key West International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Roostica Italian Pizza/Bar/Restaurant
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Key West Fast Cat
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Key West Golf Course
Nearest Train
150 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Smathers Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Smathers Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Hurricane Hole Marina/Restaurant/Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Hog Fish Restaurant/Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Burger King and Liquor Store (side by side)
Nearest Point of Interest
Key West 18 Hole Championship Golf Course
Nearest Point of Interest
Murray Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Yacht Club Harbor Marina
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
Nearest Point of Interest
El Mocho's Cuban Cafe
Nearest Point of Interest
Rusty Anchor
Car: recommended

I offer concierge service for any kind of adventure... from snorkel trips, sunset cruises, deep sea charter trips or a kayak/paddle board rental, jet ski, para sailing. They are all very close by and I can take care of it all for you.

The condo is located walking distance from many of these adventures and so much to do.

Restaurants are plentiful as well right near the condo, so no need to drive and hunt for parking downtown.

So much to do and see from our place without the hassle of finding parking or late night noise from the bars downtown.


Stock Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Town ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , hair dryer, iron, ironing board
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Located on main floor by living room
  • 2.5
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , with Private Bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , with Private bathroom
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Living Room has a queen sleeper sofa
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gated Community
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • jetted tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Across Street from the only 18 Hole Championship Key West Golf Course, Less Than 1 Mile from Brand New 5 star KW Harbor Yacht Club /Marina and right next to Murrays Marina - both full service marinas that offer transient boat dockage rental for overnight docking of your boat any size, Across the Street from Beautiful Bike Path Into Key West, Less Than Mile from Excellent Local Seafood Restaurants and Pubs, bike ride down the street to a locals favorite 'Hog Fish' bar/restaurant on the water serving fresh local seafood and cold drinks. Another locals favorite a short walk or bike ride away is the 'Hurricane Hole' restaurant/bar and marina offering great food, upstairs sports bar and outdoor tiki bar atmosphere with great scenery on the water. The Hurricane Hole marina offers kayak rentals, boat rentals, jet ski rentals and charter trips too close to pass up. Wake up and walk down to El Mochos Cuban Cafe for a 'cafe con leche' and Cuban toast or their great lunch menu


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average rating of 4.80597 based on 67 reviews

Comfortable house just north of Key West

  • 5 of 5

Two couples spent a week in February - sunny every day with high temps 73 to 81. Great for biking, walking, AND swimming!

House was super-clean, with plenty of towels (bath and beach), well-stocked kitchen, good living space (LR, DR). Plusses for us were the extras - 7 bikes and 2 helmets, coolers, some rafts, 4 beach chairs - since we had flown and did not have any of these.

Drawback was nearness to Route 1, so was too noisy to enjoy the 2 screened porches.

We had looked for places near Duval Street downtown, but this was more reasonably priced. We had some great food at the local restaurants on Stock Island: Roostica, Hogfish Grill, Hurricane Hole, and French pastry shop next to Roostica.

Favorite extra: 10 minute bike ride each morning to watch sunrise on South Roosevelt - a very peaceful experience.

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your nice review of our vacation rental. We are so glad you found our place to be homey, comfortable and including extras that made the difference. I am so happy you took advantage of the bikes and especially catching the sunrise over the ocean which is only a short bike ride from Tee by the Sea. It's a spectacular view not to be missed so I'm glad you experienced it. We know how it is when travelling and things like beach towels, beach chairs, bikes, coolers really make a difference especially when flying in and out of vacation destinations. Please come back again and share our contact information with all of your friends and family. We pride ourselves on offering a home away from home and exceeding our guests expectations. Thank you again. Judy Tomita
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Very nice condo

  • 5 of 5

The property was very well kept and accurately described.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We always appreciate hearing feedback from our guests and we are so happy our property met your expectations. Please visit us again. Judy
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Just what we needed

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Great host. Everything was very easy

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We had such an amazing time staying at Tee by the Sea. It was a perfect size for the 6 of us that stayed. Very clean and cozy!!

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great vacation home

  • 5 of 5

The accommodations were very nice. Lots of room to spread out and very relaxing. The pool was very close to the condo and felt very safe in the gated community. Close to restaurants, CVS and only a few minutes from downtown Key West. Judy was also very helpful in hooking us up with Spear It Charter, for spear fishing. That was amazing and the highlight of our trip.

The condo could use a few more bath towels and some new pillows, but overall, we had a great experience and would recommend staying here to anyone.

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your charter with my friend, Captain Michelle on Spear It Charters. She's really amazing. I've already added more towels and replaced the pillows so thank you for that feedback. We try to constantly stay up to speed on what needs attention so we offer the best experience to our guests. Please come again and share my contact information with all of your friends and family. Judy Tomita
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Very nice and away from the crowd.

  • 5 of 5

The property was very pleasant and comfortable. It was so nice to retreat to this place after a hectic day around Duval Street.

  • Submitted: Dec 10, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $300
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 12.5%

Any stay over 7 nights will be figured as the weekly/7 night rate plus the nightly rate for shown for less than 7 nights .

$150 cleaning fee

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed
Must be 25 or older to rent and staying in the unit.

Owner'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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