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Kayak Boot Key Harbor, 75ft Dock Canal, Hammock, Great Location and Reviews

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Last updated: 03/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Modern Single Family Canal Home With 2 Bedrooms & 2 Full Baths On A 75X100 lot

This single family home has been totally renovated with new everything. Tiled floors throughout, large granite counter top, stainless steal appliances, decorative lighting, modern bathrooms, and a large wrap around balcony with comfortable patio furniture surrounded by romantic sheer curtains giving you a true resort feel. The home is open, bright, and warm. Sectional sofa is comfortable for watching Netflix movies on a high definition 52 inch flat screen T.V. with surround sound. Kitchen area has a desk area where you can connect your computer to wireless internet for those days where you just got to get some work done. The master bedroom has a king size bed (firm memory foam mattress), flat screen TV, and small private bathroom. The second bedroom has two comfortable bunk-beds. Bottom bunks are large enough for adults. Bedroom has T.V. with VHS VCR. The home is on a deep canal ocean side (no issue for large sail boats), 75 foot private concrete dock with electricity and water. Rental includes dockage for one large boat. You can relax on the hammock under the coconut palms trees while the others in your party clean the catch of the day on our two fish cleaning tables. The neighbors are wonderful and the home is walking distance to everything you can need (deli, liquor store, movie theater, Kmart, Winn Dixie, Publix, Walgreens, Home Depot, and Park! Perfect for teens that can't drive but like their independence walking or riding bike by themselves to the park, movies, or shops. Family reunion? Inquire about nearby homes which is also available for rental. Rental License PLR00336.

Brand new central AC installed June 2015.

Although Marathon is located about midway on the keys chain, it has just about anything you would need during your stay, including marathon airport (charter flights from Miami) and hospital in case you need medical attention during your stay. Key west is just a 45 minutes away by car. Charter fishing service is also available from your dock. One of the best surprises when i bought this home was Sombrero Beach. This beach is only 5 minutes away by car and maybe 15 minute bike ride. It has everything you could ask for in a beach. White sand, coconut palms, private clean bathrooms, two volleyball courts, children play area with grass, barbecue grills and picnic tables, and the beautiful view of the ocean. My teen (adult now) use to love marathon community park, which has its own X-tream skateboard park . This park has four tennis courts, a tennis wall, a combination hockey/basketball court (3 courts), two little league fields, and two soccer fields. There is also, two shuffleboard courts, two bocce ball courts, a batting cage, concession stand, amphitheater, picnic areas, and restrooms. Also, your teen will love to try out the cable wake boarding park! If you want to take a dip in a pool just go to sunset grill and raw bar where they have one of the largest pool in the keys overlooking the ocean at the seven mile bridge (free). Watch the sunset from here while at the bar listening to margaritaville. Enjoy some of the best fishing and diving available in the world. Sombrero reef is 4.5 miles away from your dock. It offers a spectacular reef and is just minutes away by boat ride. The seven mile bridge is probably the premiere location for the greatest game fish in Florida waters, the tarpon. The best part is that you will get top quality at a rate that can’t be beaten. Look us up in Facebook. Do a search for Mariella Marathon Keys.

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Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/20/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 1000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years of age...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Ping pong table downstairs and large lot for them to run around....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Strickly enforced ...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 2: 2 bunk bed

    2 Bunk Beds; Bottom bunk large enough for adult to sit on...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master: King size bed/ top of the line mattress. Flat screen...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Large Shower. Very modern...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Master Bedroom with full bathroom. Shower smaller. Modern....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Hammock under the coconut tree shade. Two fish cleaning tables, and large outdoor bait freezer to store bait and your catch. Swim in-out ladder from concrete dock. Two person Kayak for your use for free (a value of $200 if rented). Floating dock for easy access loading and unloading from the Kayak. From our dock our guest can do a short run on the kayak to Sombrero Dockside Restaurant! And if you are adventurous go further to sister creek and do some fishing in the mangroves or kayak directly to Sombrero Beach! Make sure you leave some energy to paddle back. 75 Feet of Deep Water Dock directly on the property with electricity and water. No issues with low tides. Sailboats welcomed. Boat ramp within seconds to home across canal. Direct access to ocean and Bay. About a 15-20 minute ride - no wake zone. Rental includes free dockage for one boat. Home has chain link fence and large 20 foot rolling gates,...moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library:

    Pandora via TV Blu Ray internet ...moreless

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Large Flat Screen TV in Living, TV in each bedroom. Blu Ray with Netflixs and other options. High Definition TV: Comcast...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Watch all the net flix movies you want...moreless


  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean:

    This home is on a wide canal within minutes to deep ocean...moreless

  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Large granite counter top with sitting for 6. Open with views and access to balcony ...moreless

  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    For a flat fee $20/Day (2016), you can do a short walk to the fitness center ...moreless

  • Garage:

    Car Port...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    We have wireless high speed internet via comcast. You are given passcode and directions for your computer configuration....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    Large lot can easily fit your boat trailer. Home has a chain link fence with 20 foot wide rolling gates. ...moreless

  • Telephone:

    There is a phone line for local calls. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Large Balcony with comfortable furnisher....moreless

  • Boat:

    Boat ramp at Marina Junction 4681 Overseas Hwy Marathon, FL 305 453-6771. One canal down and one block down. They have a large boat rental fleet also. Sombrero Resort and Marina has boat ramp too...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Chase lounge chairs, two Adirondack chairs by hammock, with ticki torch. Dinning table downstairs for outdoor dinning. ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Golf at Florid Keys Country Club (305) 743-2551. Open to public now. ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Two tandem kayaks. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Three large coconut trees giving you that Florida Keys Feel. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Outdoor gas grill...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Tennis courts at public park. I have two tennis rackets. ...moreless



Write a review 5
from 36 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Break
Mar 3 - Apr 15, 2017
7 night min stay

Special Reduced Rate
May 6 - May 10, 2017
5 night min stay

flat fee
Special Reduce Rate
Jun 4 - Jun 8, 2017
5 night min stay

flat fee
July 4th Week
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay

Lobster Week
Aug 4 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay

Christmas Week
Dec 22 - Dec 28, 2017
7 night min stay

flat fee
New Years Week
Dec 29 - Jan 4, 2018
7 night min stay

flat fee
Jan 6 - Mar 2, 2018
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Cleaning Fee $150 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12.5%


Holidays and longer stays require full payment prior to 60 days. Rental agreement will always indicate the due date. Friday or Saturday start is preferred during peak season. Owner will let you know availability in your dates.

Refundable security deposit is $400.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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Last updated: 03/20/2017
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0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Hurricane Gril
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sombrero - Public
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Conch Cafe
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Sombrero Beach

Car: Recommended

Marathon is in the Middle Florida Keys where you get the real Keys flavor. Home is close to all the amenities you need and are so use to.


Owner info

About the owner: Hello Prospective Guests, I myself am a frequent user of VRBO. Have used it many times during our annual ski vacation trips. VRBO never failed me so now it is my turn to rent to people just like me.

Why the Owner Chose Marathon, FL, USA:
THe Florida Keys is truly a place to enjoy the great outdoors. It all starts with the drive from Miami (2 hrs) . Do it at day light. When you start getting closer to Marathon, the ocean water begans turning clear turquoise and you know you have reached the Florida Keys. Marathon has the best of both worlds, the convenience of facilities that we are use to having (stores, fast food, hospital, etc) while keeping with the laid back feel of the Florida Keys. Why this property: Well because I love it and it shows. I take great joy in knowing that my guest leave happy, filled with great memories.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
My Place is modern and at the same time comfortable and has that keys feel. It has an open atmosphere with two large sliding glass doors overlooking the large furnished balcony. The balcony overlooks the canal and coconut palm trees. The white curtains in the balcony give you a true resort feel. The two staircase offer convenience to the front of the home as well as the back and the best thing is that this is a house on a large lot so you have your privacy.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/20/2017

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  • Second Bedroom.  Four full size twins

    Second Bedroom. Four full size twins

  • Back of home.

    Back of home.

  • Sunset Grill Restaurant close by. Pool is open to the public. Rental has no pool

    Sunset Grill Restaurant close by. Pool is open to the public. Rental has no pool

  • View of hammock, fish cleaning table by dock.

    View of hammock, fish cleaning table by dock.

  • Visitor at our dock

    Visitor at our dock

  • Mini Lobster Season 2015

    Mini Lobster Season 2015

  • Kitchen and Dinning

    Kitchen and Dinning

  • Two full Bathrooms totally updated

    Two full Bathrooms totally updated

  • Ping Pong Table

    Ping Pong Table

  • Sombrero Beach.  Just 2 miles from home.

    Sombrero Beach. Just 2 miles from home.

  • Downstairs. Barbecue grill, lounge chairs, dinning table, etc

    Downstairs. Barbecue grill, lounge chairs, dinning table, etc

  • Lift on the left is NOT included. Rental is for only one boat. Size not an issue

    Lift on the left is NOT included. Rental is for only one boat. Size not an issue

  • Plenty of space for you boat trailer and car

    Plenty of space for you boat trailer and car

  • Marathon is where the fish and lobsters are!

    Marathon is where the fish and lobsters are!

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Friday, March 24, 2017

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