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Bedrooms 3
Space 1,560 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 - 30 nights


About the property

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Relax in our traditional keys style stilt home. The home is located on a channel with immediate access to the Atlantic Ocean. The concrete dock allows for easy access and quick drive to the open water. With the ocean at your whim, finding your favorite spots for fishing, lobstering, diving, and snorkeling has never been easier. Easy access to Content Islands.

The home is conveniently located on Cudjoe Key, MM23, allowing for a 25 minute drive to famous Duval Street in Key West, or Marathon Key to the North. Our home is located far enough to relax and enjoy the serenity of the island life while close enough to take a night on the town.

This three bedroom, two bath home features, one king bed, one queen bed, and two twin beds. The home has a beautiful back porch over looking the water where you can enjoy a good book, a glass of wine, or dinner with your loved ones. A spacious, fully equipped kitchen provides the perfect setting to create your favorite dishes or show off your grilling skills by cooking up some of the keys freshest seafood.

Our home is equipped with towels, ceiling fans, DVD player, radio, alarm clocks, games, washer/dryer, iron/ ironing board, blow dryer, patio furniture, hammock and a gas BBQ grill.


Cudjoe Key has some of the best seafood restaurants in the Florida Keys including the Square Grouper, Mangrove Mamas, Boondocks (Live Music) and The Wharf. These restaurants are within 2 to 4 miles from the home.


For the active vacationers there are many activities: Snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, water skiing. You can rent a boat or kayak, even swim with the dolphins. Our neighbor has kayaks for rent for the week or day at affordable prices, 305-849-2986. Bikes for rental at Big Pine Bicycle, delivery and pick up services to your location. There is also Reel n Eat Charters and tour services just a few steps from the property. Fishing, snorkeling, and sightseeing trips available.

CONTACT OWNER FOR MINIMUM STAY AND RATES. Rates are not applicable for , Lobster Season, Holidays, Summer (July and August) or any Special Events.

More Details

Waddys and Ralph Cosme
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

About Waddys and Ralph Cosme

My wife and I have lived in Florida for the past 26 years. We enjoy traveling and boating. We've loved visiting the keys with family and friends and hope you share the same experience.

Waddys and Ralph Cosme purchased this house in 2013

Why Waddys and Ralph Cosme chose Cutthroat Harbor Estates

We choose this property mostly because its location. Cudjoe Key is relaxing, it has great fishing spots as well as a variety of day activities for the ocean lovers and restaurants. Cudjoe is very close from Key West and Marathon which allow us to go into town for breakfast and just enjoy the night life.

What makes this house unique

The home sits on a dead end with minimal traffic. There is great parking for cars and a trailer. Nearby boat ramp available. We love being on a corner unit to enjoy the backyard and beautiful sunsets.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I just wanted to let you know that we absolutely LOVED your home. Thank you for sharing it with us!! It really did feel like home and not just a rental house. It was perfectly decorated and so cozy. We will definitely be back the next time we visit the Keys.

Thanks so much!
Jun 2015
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Cutthroat Harbor Estates House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1560 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , with private bathroom
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews

Awesome property-quiet, great location!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Ralph and Waddys beach house for 3-1/2 months, and we were sad to leave. The house has everything you might possibly need and a super well-equipped kitchen. The beds and bedding were very nice and comfortable. The house was extremely clean. Internet was fast and reliable. Easy access from the canal dock to open water. The rooms are generously sized and the open concept kitchen, dining, living room that opened to the large covered porch made the house feel so much bigger. We loved being able to enjoy our morning coffee and afternoon cocktails on the porch, catching a glimpse of both sunrise and sunset. Truly a 5-star rental. We look forward to returning next year!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us. We are happy to know that you and your family enjoyed your stay.
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Great place, Great management ,Awesome trip

  • 5 of 5

My only disappointment was at the end of the month.

But I have to go home to make the money for next year.

Thank you for the memories!


  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Winnsboro tx

Definitely home away from home!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you, Ralph and Waddys for sharing your beautiful home! Every need and want was at our fingertips! All of our guests commented on the decorative touches. Having Deb and Paul a house away was ideal. Loved every minute of our two month stay! Definitely was not ready to leave. Thank you, again!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

A month was just not long enough! This house is beyond amazing.

It has all the accommodations needed. We can not wait till next year.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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West Palm Beach, FL

Beautiful getaway!!

  • 5 of 5

We had so much fun while renting this amazing house! The outdoor space is gorgeous on the water. I loved the hammocks and decor! We went on a fishing charter that left from just 2 houses down which was tons of fun and very convenient! Easy drive down into key west but nice to have a quiet relaxing spot to come back to! Waddys was great with local recommendations on what to do and where to eat. Highly recommend staying here!! THANK YOU TO THE COSMES!!

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Nicest We Have Stayed In

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in Key cottages several times in the past, and this Cudjoe Key place was the nicest of them all. The decor was super tasteful and everything was very comfortable and homey. My wife got 9 books read in the early morning breeze on the deck. Cudjoe is the best Key to stay on, being close to Big Pine Key and an easy drive to Key West. Having such a comfortable place to call temporary home makes the stay perfect. We hated to leave. The owners were kind and helpful problem solvers when ever we needed help. We hope to stay here again soon.

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Key West International
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Square Grouper
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Bahia Honda
Car: necessary



Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 12.5%

Reservations done within 45 days from check in date will require 100% payment upon booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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