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Spa Villa at Hawks Cay with dock

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 900 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 1/2 bathroom Two Story Villa, Sleeps 6

!!!PLEASE NOTE - The Hawks Cay Marina remains closed as a result of Hurricane Irma. They are not renting slips nor will they allow you to enter the property with your boat or trailer. However, you can drop and dock your boat at either Grassy Key Marina or White Marlin Marina. Both just 2 miles away from Hawks Cay.

Additionally, the dock behind our villa is currently closed until further notice due to damage incurred during Hurricane Irma. However, the docks that leads to the hotel is open and available.

Preferred Style and Furnishings are in this beautiful Spa Villa! Tucked along a deep harbor, with direct boat access to the Atlantic Ocean.

Embracing the most alluring qualities of the Florida Keys—beauty, relaxation, and turquoise waters in this luxury villa featured with dock where you can fish with your kids; and a private patio with in-ground splash pool (jacuzzi spa).

Located alongside a quiet canal, our Florida Keys waterfront villa features a private patio with jetted splash pool, comfortable living and dining areas and a half bathroom, fully equipped kitchen with granite counter tops, and all stainless steel appliances.

Upstairs, you will find a queen bed in each of the two bedrooms with its own private bathroom, flat screen TV's with built in DVD players and a balcony where you can relax. The villa is 900 sq. ft. splash pool measures 7 ft. x 7 ft. Sleeps up 6 with sleeper sofa. Amenities at Duck Key:

- Hawks Cay Marina its currently closed due to Hurricane Irma. However, you can contact https://www.floridakeyswhitemarlinmarina.com/ and rent a slip with them. You will be allowed to load and off-load behind our villa. You just can't dock your boat there.

- Several restaurants and bars open to the public

- Calm Waters Spa by appointment and open to the public. Fitness Center available to spa patrons

- Dolphin Connection trainer-for-a-day and swim experience programs by appointment and open to the public

- Fishing, diving, sailing, snorkeling, kayaking, parasailing and personal watercraft and boat rental open to the public

- Offshore Sailing School by appointment

Waterski and Wakeboard & Kite Boarding instruction by appointment

Keep in mind that you are renting from a private owner and not the Hawks Cay Resort & Marina. This allows us to offer the villa at a substantial discounted rate.

FYI - The pool in the hotel & the Indies Club is for hotel guest only, and you would be renting from a private owner and not Hawks Cay Resort & Marina. Therefore, they have the right to refuse service to any of the owners guest.However, all restaurants, Spa and gym are open to the public.

***Additional discounts to guest who stay over 7 nights***

More Details

Owner
Silvia
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2018

About Silvia

Braulio & Silvia live in Coconut Grove Florida and love to travel and enjoy life to the fullest with their three children. Braulio is a principal at BioTeknica. A consulting firm specializing in engineering, quality, and regulatory projects for the Medical Device, Biologics, and Pharmaceutical industries. Silvia is a stay at home mom who manages their three vacation properties - two in Miami Beach at the Alexander Hotel, and their favorite - Villa 7027 in the Florida Keys.

Silvia purchased this villa in 2010

Why Silvia chose Duck Key

We fell in love with Hawks Cay the minute we stepped foot in the small island of Duck Key. A secluded island, yet central to Miami and Key West, and easy to reach by car, boat or plane. What is not to love about Aquamarine water all around, amazing sunrises and sunsets.

What makes this villa unique

Our Villa in Hawks Cay, is our retreat away from the busy life in Coconut Grove. We get in the car, and in just one and half hours we are in Duck Key. Relaxing in our private jacuzzi or fishing of the dock right behind our house.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Silvia,



I wanted to thank you for allowing us to stay in your beautiful home in the keys. We had a great time and enjoyed immensely!



We hope to be reaching out to you soon again!



Thank you!
Mar 2013
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Amenities

Duck Key Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq ft
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Living Room
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Spa Villa at Hawks Cay with dock
average rating of 4.35 based on 22 reviews
5

Wonderful Place.

  • 5 of 5

We Loved the place. It was very comfortable. We can't wait to go back.

Felt like home.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I’m so glad you enjoyed your stay. You were a pleasure to deal with. Hope to accommodate you in the future. Sincerely, Silvia
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Not worth the trouble

  • 1 of 5

Misleading write up indicates you can keep boat on property. We weren’t even allowed to drive or park boat on trailer in the Hawks Cay development-and there was plenty of room for boat/trailer parking. Marina on property told us we could use facilities when we called the week ahead of time. When we arrived they treated us like outcasts when we tried to keep our boat there since we rented through VRBO. Very rude!! We had to scramble to find another marina to keep our boat. The ordeal took up the better part of a day of our vacation. When I emailed owner was told to find another marina. Again, I rented this unit based on their description that said we could keep boat on property. Also, was charged a $500 deposit in February. After my stay in July, I was advised they usually don’t collect a deposit. Had to debate with property manager whether I could get my deposit back. Then had to wait several weeks for return of my deposit as owners were out of the country. Wish they told me deposit was optional before keeping my money for five months. Only 4 forks in unit for six people. Made for some creative dining. Unit was nice enough but not worth the multiple hassles.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Karen, I’m truly sorry that you experienced these issues as that is never intention. Unfortunately after Hurricane Irma the Marina suffered a lot of damage and it remains closed. However, the very first thing on my webpage is this statement: 2 bedroom, 2 1/2 bathroom Two Story Villa, Sleeps 6 !!!PLEASE NOTE - The Hawks Cay Marina remains closed as a result of Hurricane Irma. They have opened a few slips but are very careful to rent it to guest who are renting from a private owner. The marina does belong to the Hawks Cay resort and they have the right to refuse service. We have also experienced the same situation and it’s very unfortunate. I will say that you are absolutely correct about the flatware. My property manager never advised me that they had gone missing and the person I left in charge when we went out of the country dropped the ball and did not assist you, and for that I’m very sorry. I have since then replaced it with 3 times the amount needed to avoid this ever happening again. What occurred with the deposit was very strange. I DON’T charge the $500 security deposit. It is simply a hold on the card and it is automatically released once you checkout. However, you did not notice and paid for it. Therefore, it took longer than usual as I had to write you a check and I was in Europe. That is not the norm. Again I’m sorry for your experience while staying in our villa. Sincerely, Silvia
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Below average

  • 1 of 5

Misleading ad says “with boat dock” but doesn’t tell you that you’re not allowed to dock your boat there. Hawks Cay won’t rent you a slip unless you rented a villa through them. Emailed property owner about this, no response. Had to rent a slip 12 miles away at Marlin Bay Yacht Club and drive back and forth everyday. Well worth it, the place is beauty land the people are awesome! This villa however, not so awesome. Downstairs gets hotter than upstairs, AC is spotty, warm air at times then ice cold, tiny living and kitchen, couch uncomfortable, beds about to fall apart, toilet seats are so small you’d think they were children’s seats, bought a frozen pizza to make, no pizza pan or pizza cutter, can only take hot showers not even warm, hot like 110degree minimum, cannot use tub to take a bath cause there’s a note on the wall that says if you do, water will leak down to the first floor, etc, etc...

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: im very surprised and sadden that you did not have a good stay. This is the very first negative review I get on this property. To address your issues: The very first bullet point on my response to guest who inquire about my villa is the dock situation. I explain how you CAN’T dock your boat behind the villa due to regulations. Up until Hurricane Irma you could rent a slip a few feet away from the Hawks Cay Marina. Unfortunately, that was destroyed by the hurricane. I explain that in my email. We do however, have access to the waterways. You could have always parked the boat behind our villa to load and offload. You just can’t kept it overnight. The issue with the toilets it’s a new one. I’ve never heard of toilets being too small. They are actually standard size toilets. The heat during the summer is incredible and therefore, the AC during the day will be warmer than at night once the temperature cools a bit. The AC is not the problem but the Florida hot weather. I always apologize about not have a “pizza cutter”. However, there are plenty of knives. Again, I apologize that you didn’t read the section about the dock on my website or email. The Florida Keys are such a relaxing place, I’m sadden that it sounds like you were not able to relax. Sincerely, Silvia
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5

Beautiful home and location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time, the home was perfect for our family.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Keys Getaway

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our time in this little Hawks Cay unit. Quiet location in the complex, nice clean unit.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very rude Manager very disrespectful

  • 2 of 5

The villa was very nice but the management was very rude , so both the cleaning lady And the manager They literally threw us out because we were like half hour late To leave We thought it was 11 like normal hotel do 11 check out cleaning lady said it was 10 o'clock here ! And it was 10:15 cleaning ladies came in and management and literally throws out ! We saw two roaches We call management ! And he started making fun of us That we brought the roaches Very disrespectful ! And when he came to the Villa for check out he said what happened to the roaches you guys ate them ! Wow luckily he told my wife ! If you would've told me would've been different scenario !! I would never rent again !!! We went to buy roach killers At the supermarket ! But we do not ask for a discount we do not ask for nothing we just want to alert the management and they got all upset at us ! When we are the one that supposed to be upset !! Need to change management !!!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $185
Pet Fee $200

***Rates do not apply to holidays or special dates, and therefore the instant quote available on this website will not be accurate. Please contact owner for correct pricing*** ***DISCOUNT AVAILABLE TO GUEST STAYING LONGER THAN 7 DAYS. PLEASE EMAIL ME FOR FURTHER DETAILS***

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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