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Charming Conch Cottage on Oceanfront Property Near Key West

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Oceanfront Swimming Pool Area *** Kayaks and boat can be rented near by rental

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Last updated: 07/26/2016

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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This great family vacation spot near Key West is in the Florida Keys! Stay in this charming two-bedroom 'Conch Cottage' on a one- acre oceanfront property, surrounded by lush tropical gardens!

Our home is situated about 15 miles from Key West, and features an oceanfront swimming pool and a boat launch and dock!

This is not a 'typical' vacation rental! It was originally built in 1920, but remodeled in 2003. Each cottage is beautifully decorated with unique character. They have all the modern amenities including satellite TV, microwave ovens-- and, of course blenders! Other conveniences available upon request include free use of a washer and dryer!

Tropical fruits and trees including bananas and coconuts grow throughout the property! The cottages are surrounded by gorgeous tropical gardens which are beautiful places to relax and meditate and just enjoy the fragrances and color.

Each cottage has two queen-size bedrooms, and a sofa bed or daybed in the living room that converts to two very comfortable twin-size beds.

This is a great location for families! You can explore the ocean shore by kayak (it's normally very calm because of the reef - Kayaks can be rented near by rentals), fish from the dock, snorkel or dive the reef, or swim in our oceanfront pool! It's all waiting for you!

We're about halfway between Key West and the best beach in the Keys -- Bahia Honda! So whatever you might like to do is just a short distance away! Access to the 'Back Country' and the National Wildlife Refuge is right on our island. Looe Key, the best reef for snorkeling and diving, is just a few miles off our shore.

There's a full-service marina just a mile or so away, if you want to rent a boat. We also have limited dock space available on our property.

We're just minutes by boat to the best diving and snorkeling in North America! Great sport fishing, boating, sailing, and windsurfing is available right from our dock! Sightseeing and shopping in Key West is just 15 miles away.

Whether bicycling or swimming, you'll be in awe of the lush tropical gardens and exotic wildlife that surrounds you. Relax by our oceanfront pool or take a tour of the pristine wildlife preserve in the backcountry! It's a national treasure!

After another memorable day in paradise, let the tropical ocean breeze caress you as you sip an afternoon tea or other beverage in our oceanfront area.

Note: We do not provide any kayaks or snorkeling / fishing equipment. However, you can rent them from several rental places near us.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Historic

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Bahia Honda State Park is the best swimming beach in the Florida Keys and was twice voted 'Best Beach in America' by Condé Nast Traveler. It's about 15 minutes away!...moreless

  • Downtown:

    Key West's famous Duval Street is about 20 miles away! Here you will find Sloppy Joe's, the Hemingway House, and Mallory Square Sunset Celebration....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    Property is on the ocean on Cudjoe Bay and you can see American Shoal Lighthouse from our dock! Looe Key, the best snorkeling and diving on the reef is just a short ride away by boat!...moreless

  • Rural:

    These islands of the Keys, called 'the lower keys', offer some peace and quiet away from the busy cities of Key West and Marathon. Yet the city is just a short drive away when you want them!...moreless

  • Town:

    Key West is just a short drive away!...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Oceanfront area of the property is open to our guests to enjoy a great dinner or relax in our oceanfront pool!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat Dock
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
SEPTEMBER SPECIAL!
Sep 10 - Oct 8, 2016
4 night min stay
$139
$895
October Special!
Oct 9 - Oct 22, 2016
4 night min stay
$149
$995
November Special!
Oct 31 - Nov 19, 2016
4 night min stay
$149
$995
Thanksgiving Week
Nov 20 - Nov 26, 2016
4 night min stay
$179
$1,195
December Special
Nov 27 - Dec 16, 2016
4 night min stay
$169
$1,095
Christmas Week Special
Dec 17 - Dec 24, 2016
5 night min stay
$250
$1,495
New Years Holiday
Dec 25 - Jan 2, 2017
5 night min stay
$300
$1,695
January
Jan 3 - Jan 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$189
$1,195
February Holiday Week
Feb 11 - Feb 17, 2017
5 night min stay
$225
$1,495
President's Holiday Week!
Feb 18 - Feb 25, 2017
5 night min stay
$279
$1,595
Spring Special!
Feb 26 - Mar 31, 2017
5 night min stay
$229
$1,395
Easter Holiday Week
Apr 8 - Apr 22, 2017
5 night min stay
$279
$1,595
Lobster Mini-Season
Jul 22 - Jul 29, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,695
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$229
$1,395

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning $85 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12.5%

Notes:

$795-1800/Week

Lodging Tax: 12.5%

Cleaning Fee: $85

Cancellations accepted up to 60 days before check-in, with a $45 administrative charge.

$300 reservation deposit required

Other Fees:

All Utility Fees, Resort Fees, Boat Dock Fees, etc. are included in weekly and daily rentals.

Monthly Rentals may have additional utility fees.

Peak Season $1200 - $1800

Off-Season $895 - $1200


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Key West Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Mangrove Mama's and Square Grouper
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
Key West Golf Course
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Overseas Highway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Square Grouper
100000 Miles
Nearest Ski
Mt. Snow
15 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bahia Honda State Park

Car: Recommended

Golf: We're waiting for you! So come join us! A memorable vacation of a lifetime is right here for you in sunny Florida!

Amenities: Central Air Conditioning and Ceiling Fans, Gas Grill/Barbecue, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Linens/Towels Included, Heated Oceanfront Pool (shared), Screened Porch, Satellite TV, Smoking Outside, Dock & Boat Ramp, On-site trailer parking, AM/FM Radio, Blender, Ceiling Fans, DVD/CD Player, VCR (on request), Coffee Maker, Cooking Range, Cookware, Dish Washer, Freezer, Hair Dryer (on request), Ice Maker, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Television, Utensils, Laundry facilities on premises, High Speed Internet (extra charge).

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003

About the owner: We left the corporate jungle a nearly a decade ago and searched for a great location to raise our four-year-old son. We found it here in the Florida Keys.

Why the Owner Chose Cudjoe Key, FL, USA:
There was only one requirement we had while searching for the right property: It had to have the 'WOW!' quality. As we walked around the property, looked out at the offshore islands from the dock, walked into the cottages, and relaxed in the pool, all we kept repeating to each other was: 'WOW!' We knew right away we had found our new home!

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Our property is close to Key West, but far enough away from the commotion and the noise to enjoy the real keys. The reef is less than a half-hour by boat, but if that's too far you can fish right from our dock and grill them up for an evening meal by the pool. Some beautiful offshore islands like Marvin Key are accessible by boat or even kayak! Restaurants and stores and less than a mile away. And the best swimming beach in the Keys, Bahia Honda State Park, is 20 minutes away!


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Oceanfront Swimming Pool Area   *** Kayaks and boat can be rented near by rental

    Oceanfront Swimming Pool Area *** Kayaks and boat can be rented near by rental

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Our Dock

    Our Dock

  • Cottage Outside

    Cottage Outside

  • Cottage Bedroom 2

    Cottage Bedroom 2

  • Enclosed Porch

    Enclosed Porch

  • Sunrise from Dock

    Sunrise from Dock

  • Our Dock

    Our Dock

  • Sunrise

    Sunrise

  • Cottage Outside

    Cottage Outside

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Cottage - Bedroom 1

    Cottage - Bedroom 1

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • Our Landscaping

    Our Landscaping

  • Our Boat Ramp and Dock Area : ** Kayaks and boats can be rented   near by rental

    Our Boat Ramp and Dock Area : ** Kayaks and boats can be rented near by rental

  • Our Oceanfront Area

    Our Oceanfront Area

  • Jet Ski in our Oceanfront area

    Jet Ski in our Oceanfront area

  • Hanging out at the oceanfront area

    Hanging out at the oceanfront area

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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/26/2016

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