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Relax and Enjoy Keys Style 3BR /3 B W/ Heated Pool and Canal

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + 2 Convertible bed(s), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-10)

House is Irma Damage free! Bring your boat to this 3 bedroom / 3 bath recently updated home with 50 ft of deep water dockage and a custom HEATED swimming pool. House will comfortably sleep 8 with 1 king bed, 2 queens and two sleeper sofas. Each bedroom has it's own private attached bathroom. You will love waking up or relaxing on the water as the only thing that separates the house from the water is the dock. Master suite has a jacuzzi tub. Boot Key harbor is only 3 houses down the canal. The home is very peaceful and has very private tropical spa like pool in the front with a beautiful flagstone fountain wall. You will instantly feel on vacation as you sit by the pool, kayak in the harbor, fish in the canal, go for a bike ride, or take the short 3.5 mile drive to Sombrero beach. We are also minutes from 7 mile bridge if you want to visit Bahia Honda park or take the short 45-50 minute drive to Key West. Sorry no RV parking.

Please call or e-mail me if you would like additional pictures (I usually respond within the hour). Please notice the water outside of the sliding glass doors in both the family room and the bedroom. You are literally right on the water! We catch jacks, mangrove snappers, chubs, barracudas and grunts off the dock for a quick lunch and the pelicans and herons always join you when you are cleaning fish on the concrete fish cleaning station. There is a fishing kayak, a 2 man ocean kayak and 3 bicycles included with the rental. The heated spa like pool located in the front of the house is awesome with a bench running the length of it and a separate smaller pool that the fountain flows into. The smaller pool is great if you want to get away from the splashing kids. All new furniture, AC unit downstairs and appliances.

Saturday to Saturday rentals only from January - August

Keywords: heated pool, water front, dock, fishing, diving, bikes, kayaks

More Details

David House
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 12, 2018

About David House

Yes that is me with Jimmy Buffett in Chicago! We live a very busy life with 3 kids and a lot of working. There is no better place to enjoy our down time than in the Keys. We searched for the right house for nearly 2 years and we always came back to this house.

David House purchased this house in 2011

Why David House chose Marathon

The pool and the dock are fantastic.

What makes this house unique

We love the water. From sitting on the dock, snorkeling on the reefs, fishing, kayaking or just sitting at the pool, we have everything we need here.


Marathon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • Each bedroom has an attached bathroom so it is perfect for 3 couples to stay and have complete privacy.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds, Queen size Beds (2), Sleep Sofa (1)
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 5 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • jetted tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
50 ft of boat dockage, canal front, minutes from Atlantic or Gulf.


Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

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Relax and Enjoy Keys Style 3BR /3 B W/ Heated Pool and Canal
average rating of 4.6944447 based on 36 reviews

Very welcoming and roomy

  • 5 of 5

Easy access to either ocean side, well maintained, great place to stay A+

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Enjoyed our stay. The bathroom with each bedroom was great for us.

  • 4 of 5

Great place to stay. The pool had some issues.

But other than that it was great. The owner was having the pool checked out.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent location with all amenities needed

  • 5 of 5

Will be back

  • Submitted: Jun 24, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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perfect place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

We went with the family and it was perfect. Enough room for everyone and the house sits great on the water.

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Stayed for one week - very impressed when we got there. Furniture comfortable and very high end - nice and clean - the pool was used every day - supermarket close by as well as key west - beds very comfortable - would definetly stay again. Boat on dock outside so convienent- caught two delicious meals.

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very nice home! Great location.

  • 4 of 5

How can you go wrong in Marathon! Pool was unswimmable. . Not heated. It's was a little cold. Fountain didn't work. Manantees right outside the door! Very awesome. . Convenient location for fishing ocean side and the bridge. House was a little under stocked but all and all very comfortable. (Air was set a little to high for me. I'm always hot. Couldn't adjust it lower)

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I encourage all of our guests to contact my broker or me if they have any issues with the house. We were down for Spring Break on March 25th and the heater was turned off. I will add instructions to my welcome guide on how to turn it on as the large pool can be heated up to 95 degrees. Please remember the small pool is not heated. Fountain wall has been adjusted to be on 4 hours each day. Each time we are down at the house, we do make upgrades. This trip we replaced all of the outside lounge furniture, every 3 months we replace towels, and in December, we replaced the furniture in the canal living room. I want to make sure everyone enjoys the house and I appreciate all feedback to make the house better.
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Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Nearest Point of Interest
Sombrero Beach
Nearest Point of Interest
Bahia Honda Pak
Nearest Point of Interest
Biking to Pigeon Key
Nearest Point of Interest
No Name Pub
Nearest Point of Interest
Sunset at Mallory Sq
Car: recommended

Snorkeling, Scuba Diving, 3.5 miles from Sombrero Beach, Mins to the 7 mile bridge, 40 mins to Key West


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $175
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.5%

Rentals are Saturday to Saturday only.
Lobster Season and Mini week are $2,600 plus cleaning and taxes.
Inquiry for details on other holiday weeks.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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