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Two Secluded Oceanfront Cottages W/ Private Beach & 230ft Dock on 2.5 Acres

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Last updated: 02/25/2017
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

3 Bed/3 Bath, 1 Private Beach, 2.5 Acres of Serenity

Relax in Islamorada, Florida Keys... 'Sport Fishing Capital of the World.'

If you are looking for gold sinks, with gold fixtures, this is not the place for you! We are a "rustic" retreat where the relaxed life of yesteryear can be enjoyed. Our specialty is providing you and your family with the serene background needed to enjoy monthly holidays away from the hustle and bustle of daily routine.

If you would like to experience the charm of the Florida Key's the way they were in the 40's and 50's this is the spot. When here, you will step back in time to the natural way the Keys were, when Henry Flagler built his railroad and folks walked out their front door to enjoy their own Beach and uninterrupted Ocean View.

Cottage A has two bedrooms (1 King, 1 Queen) and one full bath with a complete kitchenette and outside patio adjacent to the Queen bedroom. Cottage B is a studio with a king bed, bathroom (with shower), mini refrigerator and its own private patio just steps away from the ocean.

You can relax in one of the hammocks under the coconut trees on a beautiful natural white sand beach. Sip a cocktail, cool down and relax in the shallow drinking pool. Enjoy the beautiful native peacocks that have lived in the area for over 60 years. Walk out, above the ocean along your 230 foot pier. There is docking for four large yachts and a private boat basin for smaller boats.

Manatees are regular visitors here along with tarpon, mangrove snappers, parrot fish, small rays, and other native fish species swimming in the waters off our dock. Beautiful tropical vegetation, shore birds, and other marine life are all around you. You will cherish the memories of your stay in this lush Island Paradise.

- T H I N G S to D O -

Enjoy fishing, boating, kayaking, bike riding. Situated Near excellent restaurants, shopping attractions, and historical sites. Take a day trip to Key West. Watch our beautiful, purple sunsets.

FISHING: Backcountry for Bonefish, Tarpon, and Permit. Get the grand slam. Full access To the Altantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. Offshore: Fishing for Sailfish, Marlin, Dolphin, Wahoo, Kings and the reef for Yellowtail Snapper, Grouper and Cobia. We are more than happy to recommend local and highly skilled charter captains in the area!

BOATING: Bay and offshore cruising. Visit the World Famous Sandbar to relax and meet new people. Kayaking, Swimming, Diving: John Pennekamp State Park with beautiful reef diving; Hens and Chickens (another well-know diving spot, you can see from our pier); Cheeca Rocks. There are rental boats available.

ATTRACTIONS: Theater of the Sea, where you and your family can swim and interact with Dolphins, Rays and Sea Lions; Robbie's Marina where you can feed the tarpon; Lignum Vitae National Botanical Site; Indian Key Historical Island; Pennekamp State Park; World Famous Holiday Isle Tiki bar; and many gourmet restaurants for your dining pleasure.

SHOPPING: Old Conch Harbor (for all of your souvenirs); Rain Barrel Shops; Worldwide Sportsman; Bass Pro; Wonderful tropical clothing stores and local art galleries.
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Manager

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/25/2017

Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Chauffeur

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    You must be 25 years old to rent....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    2.5 acres to run and play in!...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    ONLY OUTSIDE SMOKING. Strictly enforced! Dispose of the butts in the garbage, not the grounds. Failure to do so may negatively affect your security deposit and/or result in additional cleaning fees....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Fee applicable....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

  • Cottage A - BR 1: 1 king

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  • Cottage A - BR 2: 1 queen

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  • Cottage B (studio): 1 king

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  • 3 Bed: 2 King, 1 Queen. Portable Baby Crib available upon request.

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Ask us about our 15 passenger van and day trips to Key West!

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Nude Beach
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront:

    Private beach complete with palm trees, hammocks & lounge chairs....moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village:

    Welcome to Islamorada, a quaint village of islands. Don't forget to check out the Thursday Art 'Walk' while you're here!...moreless

  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Outside area has enough tables and chairs to accommodate at least 10-12 people! Cottage A has a small glass table inside that seats 2....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Each room is individually climate controlled....moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Rustic bonfire on the beach setting. Just let us know ahead of time to help you secure some wood for burning!...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Plenty of room for your motor-coach or RV! Subject to restrictions and prior approval....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Catering Available:

    Local restaurants available to cater your every need. Contact information provided upon request....moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer:

    An outside freezer for all the fish you can catch! ...moreless

  • Grill
  • Kitchen:

    A kitchenette is in Cottage A. The second is an "outside kitchen" complete with sink, prep table(which doubles as fish cleaning station), freezer and BBQ (with complimentary propane!). ...moreless

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave:

    Cottage A...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Our 'balcony' is a 230 foot dock that stretches out into the Atlantic Ocean....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Boat:

    Bring yours and dock it here. Or rental/charter can be arranged at your request....moreless

  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio:

    Big enough for a wedding reception!...moreless

  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Propane for your grill provided at no charge!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Tennis:

    1.5 miles 'down the road' at Founders Park...moreless

  • Walkway To Water
  • Water Sports Gear:

    Paddle boards provided. Jet skis for rent....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Small 'soaking' pool for floating and sipping your favorite beverage in the sun. Also, perfect size for small children to enjoy (when accompanied by an adult)....moreless

 

Reviews

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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$2,500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Events fee (minimum) $5,000 + tax
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Cleaning fee $150 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12.5%

Notes:

Low Affordable Competitive Rates

We love having our long term families return for their month long holidays so much that we are now offering them discounted rates! For more information on eligibility and rates, please message us directly. We hope to see you here soon!

$2,500 per week with a 1 month minimum stay (based on 28 nights)

Refundable Security Deposit: $1000

Cleaning Fee $150 + tax

Pet Fee $100

Holidays & Special Events, higher rates apply.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Last updated: 02/25/2017
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Location

Car: Recommended

Boat launch just one mile away at Founders Park. Jet ski rentals & deep sea charters available at Old Conch Harbor Gift Shop - 3 miles away!

 

Manager info

About: I have lived in the Keys since 1956 and this is the Island Paradise that I grew up in, and 'used to be everywhere' in the Keys before people knocked the cottages down, bulldozed the trees and vegetation to build concrete fortresses.

Why Islamorada, FL, USA:
Purchased this property over thirty years ago (30) in order to preserve what the Keys meant to me and grateful now to be able to share a bit of my paradise with you.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The rustle of the palm leaves in the breeze and the beautiful view of the ocean and the sounds of the wildlife. Privacy and seclusion which results in a peaceful relaxed state of mind where you can forget the rest of the world exists.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 02/25/2017

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Photos

  • Outside bathroom

    Outside bathroom

  • Hanging out with peacocks..

    Hanging out with peacocks..

  • Cottage A

    Cottage A

  • Kitchenette w/ refrigerator, stove, oven & microwave. Inside seating for two.

    Kitchenette w/ refrigerator, stove, oven & microwave. Inside seating for two.

  • Plenty of outside seating and entertaining area..

    Plenty of outside seating and entertaining area..

  • Cottage B

    Cottage B

  • Even our four legged friends love it here!

    Even our four legged friends love it here!

VRBO #339953

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Saturday, February 25, 2017

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