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Cottage by the Sea 1BD/1BA Boat Dockage Heated Pool

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Cottage By the Sea is located in Venture Out Resort in Cudjoe Key Fla. #525. Neat clean and open this 1 bedroom/1 bathroom is on over 100 foot wide canal. It has a 35 foot concrete sea wall with cleats, swim ladder and electric and water at the dock. It has easy access to either the Atlantic or the Gulf. Parking for one vehicle up to 16ft.

The on-site amenities include an 80 foot heated pool with kiddie pool and hot tub spa. There are newly re-surfaced lighted tennis courts and basket ball, bocce ball, shuffle board and horseshoe courts. There is a recreation center with pool table, ping pong, and darts. Also a convenience store, ATM, post office and marina with boat ramps and wash down stations. There is 24 hour gated security.

Our driveway has parking for one vehicle 16max length. Large crew cab pickup's will have to be parked in overflow lot. Extended cab pickup's should fit at the cottage.

Keywords: Cottage, Bungalow, casita

More Details

Owner
Richard Armstrong
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 2017

About Richard Armstrong

Richard Armstrong and Dawn Boski are the owners of Cottage By The Sea. We are former owners of the very successful Riverhouse in the Blue Ridge Mountains of NC. We spend time each year upgrading Cottage By the Sea. We take suggestions from renters and try to make the cottage better each time they return.

Richard Armstrong purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Richard Armstrong chose Lower Keys Area

Dawn grew up in Big Pine Key and I started to come to the key's in the mid 80's to play music. We searched for many years for the right property and found it with Cottage By the Sea.

What makes this cottage unique

To be able to enjoy a great spot on the blue water of the lower key with some of the best access to the waters of the gulf or Atlantic. To be able to enter the ground level cottage and view the blue water right out the back patio door and windows is a plus.

Amenities

Cudjoe Key Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • 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
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Shower in Bath, no bathtub.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Convertible bed(s) - Comfortable easy to use queen air bed.
  • Queen size Beds (1), Comfortable easy to use queen air bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

Cottage by the Sea 1BD/1BA Boat Dockage Heated Pool
average rating of 4.888889 based on 36 reviews
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

House and location were great!! Only problem with the house was the accordion door in the hallway nearest the bedroom didn't close and open freely. It seemed to be off the track.

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Perfect spot for our honeymoon

  • 5 of 5

This is a very lovely little home with many updates. It is very clean and put together. The bedroom has a queen bed that slept well for us both. Draw back the curtains and you have a view of the water from both it and the living room. The living room back door leads just footsteps down to a canal and the home is the third from open water with a spectacular view of the sunrise. The community is extremely safe with a guard house at the one entry. It has a very nice lagoon for swimming in the salt water, wonderful pool and hot tub, and there is even a store onsite with two put-ins for boaters. It is only about 18 miles from Key West but there are very good restaurants within a mile of the location and plenty of things to get into including snorkeling and diving nearby, visiting with the Key deer on No Name Key, and guided boat and kayak tours. A state park is just a fifteen minute drive away too. There is a bike at the home that you can use to pedal up to the closest restaurant less than 1/2 mile away. We couldn't have asked for a better place to honeymoon. If you want to be in the fray, this may not be your best choice, but if you want to kick back and relax to the quiet open water this is perfect. Communication with the owners was effortless and our security deposit was refunded within two days of check out. We hope to stay here again.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

Beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

The property was clean and neat. The sofa bed was more comfortable than expected. Our 13 yo and 15 yo slept very well. The location was perfect for us. The gated community was quiet and safe. The Square Grouper is a wonderful restaurant. Cudjoe Key was a short drive to both Bahia Honda and Key West.

I accidentally left my sneakers behind and Richard promptly had his housekeeper mail it to me. We would definitely stay at this property again.

  • Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing place!!! Loved it.

  • 5 of 5

This is the best place we have stayed in the keys. We are regulars in the keys. And omg!! Words can't explain how wonderful it is. It's romantic, great fishing right off the doc, very clean, well kept, neighbors are super nice. We will be back hopefully soon!!

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely little cottage on the water

  • 5 of 5

The cottage had everything the wife and I needed. Was clean and well organized. Lovely sea breezes coming through made it very comfortable. Great place for a little getaway.

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great cottage

  • 5 of 5

This place is awesome. It is a small cottage, but set up really efficient and all was usable space. The view out to the canal is beautiful. I was originally hesitant about staying in a gated "community" but it was definitely a bonus. The boat ramp/boat wash was nice to have close by, and the rec room, pool, hot tub, and convenience store was all a short walk. I would recommend this place to anybody wanting a good time. I really liked Cudjoe Key too compared to the other keys.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Key West
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Square Grouper
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Key West
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US 1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Square Grouper
Nearest Beach
22 Miles
Key West

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Rates & Availability

Cudjoe Key Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season
Dec 1 2017 - May 1 2018
3 night minimum stay
$150
$900
$2,850
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$150
$800
$2,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning $100
Tax Rate 12.5%

Venture Out Resort charges a one time fee of 53.75 which is paid by cash or check when you check in at the security gate.
Christmas, New Year and Thanksgiving weeks our an extra 100.00.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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