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Seaglass-20 feet from the Gulf, April/May specials.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths2
Space 1,400 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2BR (sleeps 6)+ Dockage Oceanfront Vacation Rental Marathon , Florida

Seaglass-Paradise on the Gulf is located in the heart of the the beautiful Florida Keys. The Keys are a series of 40 islands connected by 40 bridges , off the southern most tip of Florida. The chain of islands extends 120 miles into the Atlantic Ocean and Gulf of Mexico. The area is famous for its Caribbean weather and world-class fishing and diving.

This luxurious two-bedroom/2.5-bath townhome is located 20 feet from the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. There is access to wrap-around walk-out terraces from the living room and Master bedroom from which you'll have spectacular views of sea life, ocean birds, and a parade of pleasure/fishing boats going to and from the big water. The full view of the sunrise and the sky color at sunset -- and the sound of the waves as you close your eyes at night, will stay with you long after your vacation ends.

This unit is beautifully appointed and immaculately maintained. Below the unit is a covered parking area for your car and boat trailer.

And there's boat dockage just 100 feet from the front door. The swimming pool is 30 feet from your balcony.

There's a king-size bed in the master bedroom, two queen-size beds in the second bedroom, and a sofa sleeper in the living room.

A beautiful private beach is available to Seaglass guests within a 2 minute drive or a 15 minute walk.

Marathon rental license PLR2012-00142

Florida Registration # 54-8012919209-9

Vacation rental license # CND5403049

More Details

Owner
Bob Royko - CALL FOR OWNER CONFIRMATION
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

About Bob Royko - CALL FOR OWNER CONFIRMATION

We live in Wisconsin, and like so many in our part of the world we sought out warmth and sunshine during the winter months. After many visits to many warm weather venues we discovered Paradise in the Florida Keys. Our first visit was in 1978 and we have come back every year since.

Bob Royko - CALL FOR OWNER CONFIRMATION purchased this condo in 2003

Why Bob Royko - CALL FOR OWNER CONFIRMATION chose Marathon

We chose Seaglass in Gulfpointe 2 because it has everything we love about the Keys. It is secluded and quiet but still walking distance to our favorite beach and restaurants. Our home is spacious and the views are fantastic from just about every room.

What makes this condo unique

Seaglass is right on the water and from our balcony you will see ocean birds and aquatic life that will keep you entertained. Our location is convenient to great attractions to the West in Key West and to the East with all of the Islands in the Islamorada chain. As our guest you will have access to a private beach in Key Colony (Inch Beach) which can be reached on foot or via a 2 minute car drive.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Bob And Connie

Thanks you for sharing your large welcoming home with us. It is one

of the best equipped and nicest that we have stayed in thru VRBO. We

really appreciated that Bahia Honda State Park was so close too. We did not miss anything that we needed in your well equipped home.

Your directions and instructions were perfect and clear. We particularly liked the wooden table on the balcony where my husband and I enjoyed our evening wine in the warm breeze.

We will be back.

Thanks you
Dec 2016
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Amenities

Marathon Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
    Half Bathroom -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
    Futon - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Bedroom 1 (Master) has two 8' glass sliding doors that give a beautiful view over look Florida Bay .
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 2 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Seaglass-20 feet from the Gulf, April/May specials.
average rating of 4.8630137 based on 89 reviews
Springboro, Ohio
5

We will be back!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful condo, with a beautiful view and very clean. We were pleased with all the kitchen supplies and new grill. It is spacious so the 4 of us had plenty of room. It is also very secluded in a quiet area and with Key Colony across the street there is a great walking path, par 3 golf, Pickleball and some nice shopping nearby as well. Oh, another biggie - the beds and pillows were very comfortable!!! As I said, WE WILL BE BACK!!!

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spring Lake, Michigan
5

Beautiful View

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful time at Seaglass! It has all the amenities you need. Washer/dryer, good size fridge, blender (Loved it), toaster, cups, etc. We spent every morning relaxing outside on the deck and staring at that beautiful view. We enjoyed the large pool just steps away which we had all to ourselves most of the time. We also spent a lot of time on the dock which is nearby too. From the dock, we caught several different varieties of fish of which the largest fish we caught was stolen by a shark before we could reel it in.

We also saw from the dock a sea turtle, manatee and more sharks (I don't recommend swimming there:) Very quiet neighborhood and clean grounds. You can walk to Sparky's behind Holiday Inn and to The Island Fish Company. Both have great food. We also used Captain Hooks which is close enough to walk to also. Thanks for sharing your condo!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: HI Nancy Well, it appears that you discovered most of the things that make the Keys so special. I hope to see you again next year and please know that we do treat returning guests to dinner at one of the better restaurants in the Keys. It really gives us great satisfaction knowing that you enjoyed Seaglass as much as we do when we are there. Please come back Bob Royko 608-695-2283
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5

Better than advertised

  • 5 of 5

The location is great,yes we caught fish off the dock.Nice pool comfortable beds well supplied has everything you need super clean.We will be back!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Greetings Roger thanks so much for the kind words. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay and that you found the condo to be what you expected. I can safely say that it gets better with each stay so I hope we see you again and if you do come back please contact me after you contact Homeaway because I do offer some special incentives for returning guests. All the best Bob And Connie Royko
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4

Very nice

  • 4 of 5

As advertised

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Oviedo, Florida
5

We enjoyed our stay and had a wonderful time.

  • 5 of 5

The condo was well equipped with everything we needed. The dock is very nice for your boat and the kids loved fishing from the dock at night, lots of Mangrove snapper and they even caught a shark, barracuda and tarpon from the dock.

Only recommendation would be to add a bait cooler downstairs like the other units had for their guest. But beautiful place to stay and would highly recommend to others.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Tricia thanks so much for the kind words and the review. Your suggestion for a bait freezer is well taken and we will look at it when we are down there. You are the first to recommend it but I know serious fishing can involve bait and chum that must be kept cold or frozen. You did find many of the great features that our unit offers and the pier can be great fun for fishing for kids although I have limited out on the pier on more than one occasion. I hope we see you again in the future. Thanks and all the best to you and your family. Bob Royko
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4

Paradise In The Keys

  • 4 of 5

Having stayed at the same complex before our over-all impression has not changed....great place to stay and good jumping-off point to all other areas of interest in the Keys (i.e. Key West, Key Largo, area beaches, Miami, etc.).

Property was well maintained and equipped with all the conveniences. However, the grill was not on our balcony, as anticipated, but down under the building and too heavy to carry it up the stairs. The result was that several meals we planned could not be prepared.

None the less, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Michael I'm sorry about the grill. We have been informed by the County and the Marathon fire Department that grilling on the balcony or under the building is no longer permitted. In order to use the grill, the unit must be moved away from the building to a spot that has nothing flammable above it like a ceiling or an overhang above the balcony. I'm glad the rest of the trip was good for you. the location is excellent and we do try to provide a clean, well furnished facility. I hope we see you again in the future. Bob Royko
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Map

Southernmost Point
Mallory Square
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Duval Street
Dry Tortugas National Park
Margaritaville Restaurant Key West
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park
Keys Fisheries Restaurant
Dolphin Research Center
"This is a must see. Great casual Keysee restaurant next door. "
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
"the Kids will love it and so will you"
The World Famous Tiki Bar
Christ of the Deep
Bahia Honda State Park
Sloppy Joe's Bar
Key West
"50 to 60 minutes from Marathon and Seaglass. Pleasant drive with a lot to see, and a lot to ..."
Morada Bay
Lazy Days
Hog's Breath Saloon
"there are Bar's and then there's the Hog's Breath. Do It."
Key West Aquarium
Theater of the Sea
"Don't miss this. It is worth the trip itself."
Louie's Backyard
"Not just fabulous food. the view and ambience are special. Sit on the right side of the ou..."
Louie's Backyard
"Not just fabulous food. the view and ambience are special. Sit on the right side of the ou..."
Frank's Grill
Half Shell Raw Bar
"Great oysters if that is your preference plus a terrific casual menu and the place is on a m..."
Sombrero Beach
Mangrove Mama's
Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Marathon Airport.
Nearest Barpub
0.05 Miles
Tiki Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Municipal
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
U.s. Hywy 1
Nearest Restaurant
0.05 Miles
Tiki Island
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Inch Beach. Private beach for Seaglass guests
Car: necessary

Marathon has everything that the Keys have to offer. Water everywhere, ocean museums, world class diving and fishing, incredible fresh seafood every day and it's easy to find your way around. One main street, that's it. Look for the many fascinating festivals in Key West or the art festivals that occur throughout the Keys and the wonderful beaches for total relaxation. All this, and the most laid back atmosphere in the world. You will want to come back again and again.

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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.5%

There is a refundable Security deposit ($500.00) due at time of booking to hold the reservation.
Total rental is due 30 days prior to the first day of your stay. Security deposit returned promptly if no excessive cleaning or damage.

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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