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Royal Keys House-Ocean View 20m from Keywest

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedroom 3 bath ocean front privet highway and Ocean access (Sleeps 2-12)

This 5 bedroom 3 bath house with pool on ocean front property on Highway, located just 20 miles away from the famous Key west complete with WiFi. This lovely home has it's own huge pool area with full lounge chairs all the way around pool area, the pool is heated. Downstairs grill, upstairs grill, upstairs Jacuzzi. Travel down our private dock way to our very own private lagoon, hop one of the 4 kayaks and take a healthy paddle with your friends/family or a swim with the dolphins right out back. The ocean view is breath taking, the light house right out back for some of the best Florida Keys fishing. Dolphin, Wahoo, Snapper, grouper, and some of the most beautiful reefs in the world. This five bedroom five star house has been set up and furnished as a high end living facility it does not appear as a hotel at all. All of the rooms have brand new high end new furniture. we hope you feel like royalty when you stay at the Royal Keys House.


Owner
Alva Hayes
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 9, 2017

Why Alva Hayes chose Cudjoe Key

This property is on the ocean with privacy. 20 miles away from Key West, this house and property has everything you need to enjoy your vacation the Easy keysi way.

What makes this house unique

Square Grouper Restaurant 1/2 mile north, Cudjoe Key boat marina 1/2 mile south, KOA beach over bridge to the south, Mangrove Moma's Restaurant 2 miles south right hand side, Murray's Grocery Store 2 miles north right hand side, Paradise Pizza 1.5 Miles north. Cudjoe Sales for fishing supplies and fresh fish 1/4 mile north. Convenient Store around the corner.

Map

Mangrove Mama's
Square Grouper
Bahia Honda State Park
Keywest Bar
Sloppy Joe's Bar
"Famous place to visit, one of the Earnest Hemingway's hangouts. "
Key West Key Lime Pie Co
"The best key-lime pie in the south "
Sugarloaf Key / Key West KOA
Square Grouper Tiki Bar
"Five Star Restaurant."
Mangrove Mama's
Cudjoe Sales Fishermen's Warehouse
"All fishing supplies."
Cudjoe Key
Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Marathon/ Key West Airport
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Key West
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Key West Golf Course
Nearest Beach
16 Miles
KOA Sugar Loaf, Bahia honda beach
Car: recommended

This location is approximately 25 mile away form the fun and festivities of Key West. Duval Street all the way to the Key West Bord walk, plenty of fine Dinning, shopping and Playing (The Famous Key West).

Amenities

Cudjoe Key House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Max. adults: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • All of our bathrooms have been upgraded with beautiful tile and to higher end self sufficient toilets.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen room open ocean view, chacuzzi outside 2nd floor deck.
    Master Suit #1 - 1 king , Ocean view/Sliding doors to patio/Full private Bath
    Master Reading Room 4 - 1 king , Extra large room/love couch folding bed/reading area
    Master 5 - 1 king , Over sized room/love couch folding bed/sitting area.
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , Kids room 2 single beds with tv.
  • King size beds (3) Queen size Beds (1) Twin or Single Beds (2).
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
It is so important that absolutely no one gets hurt during your vacation stay, it is imperative that you pay attention before you act. Go over all the safety rules and always do the safe way always. 1.On a jet ski you never follow behind in case they stop you will not run them over, you must always wear a life jacket on a jet ski. 2. Always keep other jet ski in sight so you do not hit them. 3. Go over some signals so you can communicate with each other. 4. Carry a cell phone for emergency contact, you get lost, you brake down or the commander wants to call you to bring jet ski home/ time is up. 5. Jet skies are a lot of fun, they are like small boats you must not miss use them be safe. 6. Watch the video on operation of the jet skies 7. You must replace the fuel that you burn out or we will charge accordingly. Have a great time, enjoy.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(54 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.6666665 based on 54 reviews
5

Family Reunion

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful week in the keys with my brother and sister and their kids. The house was big a roomy with plenty of space for everyone. We loved the location which was close, 20 minutes from Key West, but far enough away and secluded from the crowds. We enjoyed the pool and took advantage of the kayaks and jet skis that were at the dock off the back yard. Both Fred and Alva were great hosts and made sure we have everything we needed. Thanks again for a great week.

G. Hogan

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

simply perfection. relaxing, exciting and pleasant

  • 5 of 5

my stay here was mesmerizing. The house was beatifully clean, the exuberant entertainments such as swimming in the pool, riding jet skees, knee boarding, longboarding by the ocean, cliff jumping, fishing on the boat and hanging by the dock where i EVEN SAW DOLPHINS, where all so so exciting for me and family. I have vacationed to many other houses in the keys, but not one can compare to my stay here, words cant describe how enjoying this place is. IF ONLY THERE WAS A 6TH STAR.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Can’t ask for a better place to stay than this!

  • 5 of 5

My stay at the Royal Keys House was excellent and I highly recommend it to anyone with a desire for a good time or slimply wanting to experience one of the worlds most intriguing attractions at one of the most eye popping and entertaining places to stay. I would like to point out what a great first impression the Royal Keys House has. I was instantly amused by the variety of accessories this house had to offer, ranging from a spectacular pool to jet-skis, boats and much more. I stayed at the Royal Keys House with 9 friends without any problem concerning lack of room/space for each of us. The interior of the house was spotless and made us feel as if it was our own home giving us an incredibly comfortable notion. Overall i would definitely stay at the Royal Keys House again, it was beyond worth my time and money.

  • Submitted: Nov 22, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The name says it all Royal Keys House!!!

  • 4 of 5

We had the best memory making week ever,our adult children are still talking about it,everything you need for the best vacation ,including less than. 20 minutes to Key West...

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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I WISH THERE WAS A "NO STAR"....DO NOT BOOK THIS PROPERTY

  • 1 of 5

Our recent booking was a horrific experience. I have never experienced such misrepresentation of a property as I did with this vacation rental.

What we experienced upon arrival:

1. All seven garbage cans were overflowing with garbage with flies and a rotten odor. There were no receptacles to put our garbage in the entire stay and smell was over whelming every time you opened the front door.

2. Trash (bottles, broken coolers, cups etc) and clutter (old molding, old hoses, broken chairs, old grill etc) everywhere on the property, especially under the carport.

3. Paint peeling off the house, rotten (weak) wood on front steps leading to the front door.

4. Screens on back patio had holes in them and the back patio and table were filthy. There was a missing slat on the second story balcony and our 3 year old almost fell off the second story (a clear safety issue)

5. Every rug in the house was dirty ( the owner asked me to go to Beall’s and purchase rugs for him and he would reimburse me).

5. There was thick mold in the kitchen and all 3 bathrooms.

6. No clean towels, no toilet paper in the bathrooms (not even a starter roll). We had to wash towels when we first got there.

7. The kitchen was dirty. We had to clean the refrigerator, sink and stove before using.

8. The jacuzzi on the second floor had broken wood trim that exposed all of the electrical components (a clear safety issue). The water in the jacuzzi had been sitting stagnant for awhile (without chlorine) and had a odor to it. I called the manager and he instructed me on how to drain the jacuzzi and refill it with fresh water and had me treat the water myself. It had rat feces all over the upstairs balcony and hot tub.

9. The pool was green upon arrival. I had to shock that myself too.

10. The dock out to the water had loose boards and rusty nails sticking up.

11. The manager misrepresented the cost and use of the boat and jet skis. They were left with virtually no gas (we barely made it to the marina, at our own expense)

12. The entire house was dirty upon arrival.

The owner’s response to my complaints was an unacceptable excuse of how we were the last guests through their busy lobster season (which started in July, 2 months ago). He did not have the house cleaned before our arrival. He does not maintain the property during the season or after the season. The pictures must have been taken many years ago because they are a complete misrepresentation of the properties current status.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: There was a mandatory evacuation for the Florida Keys due to Hurricane Irma, This guest was not even aware there was a Hurricane out there. We very kindly asked the guest to leave a day early due to the threatening weather approaching the next day. Due to the circumstances we had no choice but to remove all water crafts from the water and demand guest to leave. With that being said she said she was going to give us a bad review, we take our reviews very seriously. We respect all of our guest so I'm not going to trash our guest name but I will say the review she left she put a lot of thought into it for the most damage as possible. We did refund the guest for the water craft and a full extra day. She did tare us up as she said, She should win an Oscar for that review. We apologize for such a bad review we are also very proud of all the 4 and 5 star reviews we hold.
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A great place for a vacation.

  • 4 of 5

Our time at the Royal Keys house was a great time for my family. The home was roomy, and accommodated our family well.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 12.5%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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