About the property
- Condo700 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay1 - 3 nights
The Jewel of Shipyard Annex in Truman Annex
We hope you will enjoy this home where Ernest Hemingway and Jimmy Buffet memorabilia welcome you into the abode our first guest affectionately called “The Writer's Retreat'.
This two bedroom, one bath condo with bleached grey hardwood flooring throughout is highlighted by a massive 65 inch Plasma TV loaded with thousands of movies at your fingertips. Relax on the designer furniture while enjoying the full collection of Hemingway's books or lose yourself in The Master Bedroom retreat which has been luxuriously decorated with 1000 thread count bedding on the Romantic Canopy Bed with French doors leading out to a spacious rear patio overlooking the pool.
The guest bedroom has two twin upgraded pillow top beds that can be converted to a King bed to accommodate a family or two couples. The King is stocked with a very thick down padding and luscious linens for maximum comfort. Enjoy the sounds of the keys or music of Buffet as the guest bedroom is decorated in tribute to crooner and the island lifestyle detailed in framed sheet music.
If staying in for the evening or fixing breakfast or lunch have fun in the 1950’s themed state of the art kitchen equipped with an imported European SMEG Fridge and Stainless Appliances. Likewise, the bathroom has been decorated in an art deco style typical of an earlier time in the Keys.
The front Family room area has features a queen sleeper sofa bed with a down pad and bedding for extra sleeping space. All pillows and bedding are down and of high quality in order to provide maximum comfort on your stay. Quite simply, we designed this home to fit in with the Keys lifestyle. It is bright, open and lends itself to a vibe which we hope catapults you to a great stay in our beloved Keys.
Please enjoy the slide show of our new wonderful home in Key West and we hope to accommodate your vacation needs.
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- within one day
- Calendar last updated:
- May 26, 2018
About Jenny Blaylock
This home is managed by Simplicity Vacation Property Management. The home is owned by a family that loves to vacation in warm spots and has enjoyed Key West for many years. They loved the VRBO approach, but strive to offer a personable experience to our guests. In furtherance of this belief, they took great strides to decorate the home in such a way as to make it part of the total vacation experience. They hope when looking back on your vacation, the house will feature prominently in your memories and live on in spirit.
Jenny Blaylock purchased this Condo in 2013
Why Jenny Blaylock chose Old Town
This property is a smaller property, but is located in the nicest area of Key West. We believe you will find it has been decorated impeccably and is designed with vacationers in mind with the installation of items such as closet organizers to avoid crowding the rooms with unnecessary furniture. It is a clean and above all else fun place to stay as a family or as a couple's get away.
What makes this Condo unique
Our unit has a parking spot right in front of the front door and the back of our unit overlooks the pool area which is a gorgeous view. When comparing units available we found this particular unit to have a superior location within Shipyard as several overlook a parking lot or are in view of other unit's yards.
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Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Being a Floridian, been to key west numerous times. We've stayed in the Truman Annex before and will again. The wedding was great. Thanks
The place was very clean and updated. And very convenient to Duval St
2 coments one the TV is way to high second the coffee maker needs to hold more cups than 4. Other than that it was a great place to stay.
A Great Key West Property
This property was exactly what we were looking for. It was clean, well-located, and, I thought, appropriately priced. This property is an easy walk to Duvall and an easy bike ride to Southernmost Point and the island's beaches. We rented bikes from a shop just down the street and stored them on the front porch during our visit. We also utilized the back porch, which was very relaxing in the morning. We had two couples sharing the space and it worked fine- it was plenty of space and we weren't there much. The only thing that I can say that's not 100% positive about this property is that the walls are pretty thin. This wasn't an issue for me but you can definitely hear the tv from the unit next door when you're in the bedroom. I was already up in the morning when it was turned on so it wasn't a big deal.
Great Condo, Great location
Cost effective option for Old Town, great location, clean and very comfortable. We've been to Key West more than 15 times, and have stayed in alot of Hotels and condos. We have found the Shipyard to be one of the best options for family or when bringing friends for their 1st trip.
We really enjoyed staying here. It is absolutely perfect location wise, easy walk to both ends of Duval. It is also so close to our favorite restaurant, Blue Heaven! Plenty of room for the two of us, comfortable beds, cute little kitchen...It was nice to not HAVE to eat out every night and we love the decor. We enjoyed the balconies, although would have liked somewhere to sit on the front balcony. We only have a couple minor recommendations, it would be nice to have a couple table lamps in the living room as the overhead lighting was a little too much sometimes and another small table or shelf on other side of the bed for glasses and phone. The walls are a little thin, we could hear our neighbors, especially their TV at night and we knew who was taking a shower when. 😉� That said none of this would keep us from coming back again. Thank you for a lovely week.
Clean, nice and a great area.
Toast to the Sunset at Mallory Square which is a short walk from the Truman Annex.
Rates & Availability
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20% Premium for Holiday weeks NO EXTRA CHARGES FOR UTILITIES