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Beautiful Key Largo Home with Captivating Sunsets

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 900 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Our family vacation house, 2 Bedrooms and convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps

Forget cramped condo's and hotels, our house is roomy, private and comfortable. This home has also just been completely renovated and is now being offered for selective Non-Smoking rental. Enjoy a 500+ square foot entertainment area fully screened and separate from the living quarters, along with a private community beach and dock only steps from your front door and a quiet location so you can enjoy the sea breezes at night with your windows open. All the furnishing and amenities are new and exquisite.

Quiet and sultry yet close to great restaurants, major stores, movie theaters, and attractions. The location also lies right in the middle of the fishing capital of the world! If fishing is not your bag, enjoy snorkeling off the Florida reef, only minutes away from John Pennekamp Park, Dolphin Cove and Dolphins Plus (where you can swim with the Dolphins), Theater of the Sea, the Florida Keys Wild Bird Center, and more. After a full day, kick back and enjoy the world's best sunsets!!

Keywords: Private Home

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
September 12, 2017

About The Owner

This is my 'get away' form a very hectic work life. It is 'one particular harbor sheltered from the wind'. Unfortunately, I don't get there nearly as often as I like. Work places too many demands on my time so, my friends can often avail themselves to its relaxing atmosphere and comfortable surroundings.

The Owner purchased this house in 2005

Why The Owner chose Key Largo Area

This is a small but very comfortable place. It is just what I like and so many of my friends are thrilled with their stays. It just has its own fascinating charm.

What makes this house unique

Hard to say what its truly unique. There is a special combination of surroundings and atmosphere that simply make it a very special little oasis.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"I found this house to be extremely comfortable, charming and well located. The landlords, Mike & Cheryl, are very nice to deal with accomodating..."
Nov 2004
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Amenities

Key Largo House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Queen size Beds (1) In master bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Sleeper sofa in living area, Bunk Beds (3) in second bedroom - 2 single bunk beds and a single 'trundle bed'
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Den and Family Room, ocean kayaks and paddles available

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beautiful Key Largo Home with Captivating Sunsets
average rating of 4.7647057 based on 35 reviews
5

Exactly as advertised, Very nice!

  • 5 of 5

This house is exactly as the photos depict and a very nice base to explore the Keys, Miami, and the surrounding area. The owner is very cordial and helpful. When we arrived the cable wasn't working and the owner spent several hours of his time to correct the issue. You can't ask for better than that! The kayaks are a nice addition as well. There are a ton of places to eat within a couple minutes drive, grocery stores within a few miles as well. As for the house, it is exactly as pictured. Affordable, good location, very helpful owner....how can you go wrong?

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

An Idyllic Week in Key Largo

  • 5 of 5

You can't go wrong if a quiet and romantic week in Key Largo appeals to you. Yes, we did the "touristy" things like cruising on the REAL African Queen (from the famous movie) and the glass-bottom boat ride out to the famous reef. And a day-trip to Key West was a fun way to fill the week. But the highlight was the variety of restaurants all so close by: don't miss Buzzard's Roost and Morada Bay, plus Harriette's for breakfast. Fantastic! The view of the Gulf is quite lovely, and a cup of coffee out on the porch just made the mornings. All in all, we feel we could not have done better, especially for the price! And the owners are most helpful with information provided to help you find nearby attractions and places to eat. Or, grab groceries from the nearby Publix and fix your own in the fully-equipped kitchen. We recommend this lovely cottage to any couple or family.

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Union City
4

Very Private

  • 4 of 5

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay at your home. This home was well equipped with everything we needed right down to the spices we cooked with. We loved walking down to the beach and dock area. The peace and quiet was wonderful. Oh and the Key Lime Pie was great from the Blond Giraffe.....Would love to come back and stay longer.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Austin, Texas
5

Terry

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for quiet neighborhood, with a great wrap around porch, this is the place. The walk to gulf is a short distance and has a great boat, kayak launch. My husband and I got to get some good R&R.

  • Submitted: Jan 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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LUTZ, FL
4

Very nice rental home

  • 4 of 5

This home was very nice. The owner was very easy to work with and the property was as described. It has a good location, near amenities, but secluded and quiet. We really enjoyed being close to the beach and the availability of three kayaks.

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Mexico USA
5

The Best!

  • 5 of 5

A friend and I wanted to get away for a few days and found this on our search for the perfect Key Largo home. We were "wowed" when we arrived to this beautiful, well kept home. As most homes in the keys, it's a two story with the lower level set up for dining, gaming or just relaxing. The upper level has a spacious living area with a view into the well appointed kitchen. In the evenings, you can relax on the wrap around veranda or head into Key Largo for a bite to eat. Since we chose not to cook (as we were on vacation), there were many excellent restaurants to choose from and they did not fail to exceed our expectations! The owner even has someone local to assist if we had any questions or there ever were an issue, but we never did. So many sights to see and things to do, it's hard to list. I cannot begin to say enough about this amazing home. We plan on making future trips but I don't think we'll get away without our husbands. Thank you JT for making our stay feel like home.

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
80 Miles
Miami International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Snappers
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Snappers
Car: recommended

Two single kayaks and one double kayak available on property

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

All fees and taxes are included in the lease amount quoted. There are no other lease charges. There is a fully refundable $250.00 security/damage deposit required to hold the timeframe requested which will be returned within a week or as soon as we get the cleanup accomplished after your stay.

We invoice through PayPal. No special PayPal account is necessary. Just follow the instructions on the invoice you will receive via email. This lets us accept your credit cards etc. and keep our records in one place. There's invoice for the refundable security/damage deposit due upon receipt and a second invoice for the lease amount and that will be due 30 days prior to your 1st night's stay.