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MAGNIFICENT OCEAN VIEW w/35' of DOCKAGE!! Many activities. Great Rates for 2017!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 941 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Large 2 Bedroom / 2 Bath - Sleeps 6. Gated Resort. On Canal, 3 lots from Ocean

This home is newly decorated in the colors of the ocean with hardwood flooring throughout the home and central air conditioning. Two bedroom, 2 bath home includes cable TV and Internet, full kitchen with microwave and dishwasher, washer & dryer, dining area for four with additional counter space, brand new queen sleeper sofa, washer/dryer, ceiling fans, ice-maker. Master bedroom includes queen bed, 2nd bedroom includes twin bed with trundle and private bath w/shower. Main bath includes standing shower. Sleeps total of 6. Venture Out community is a safe, gated community. Park your boat or kayak right outside your front door on the canal, or just relax and enjoy your mosaic picnic table and 4 patio chairs, and Weber charcoal barbeque. Only 7 steps up or down to main floor of home, all one level. Community includes swimming pool, hot tub, on-site marina with gas available, as well as fresh-water boat cleaning area. Fishing is also available off the bay front. Tennis courts, bocce ball and water fitness classes are available. ATM and convenience store means you never have to leave the property.

Driving Distance: 3 Hours from Miami, and 3 1/2 Hours from FT. Lauderdale. 20 Minutes from Key West and Big Pine Key, home of the famous Key Deer.

SPECIAL!!! -- AUTOMATIC 10% DISCOUNT IF YOU STAY 30 DAYS OR MORE!! See monthly quoted rates.

Gated Community requires separate payment to Venture Out by check or cash (no credit card) of $53.75 upon arrival. Non-refundable security deposit protection of $45.00 is due at final payment. A final cleaning fee of $110.00 will be added. Monroe County taxes are 5.0%, and Florida State taxes are 7.5%, for a total tax amount of 12.5%.

I request 50% down payment, with additional balance payable 60 days before rental. I will work with you if your rental is several months in advance on the down payment.

Kayak rental and delivery is available nearby, as is boat rental.

Pets must be spayed or neutered; $100 refundable pet deposit is required if pet stays with you.

More Details

Owner
Rick Altra
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 8, 2017

About Rick Altra

Come visit our home and make it yours for however long you can stay. We are from Michigan, but now live in the Keys year round. The weather in the Keys makes it beautiful year-round, and we love the blue and green colors of the ocean. Leave the snow behind for a weekend, a week, or a month or more.

Rick Altra purchased this cottage in 2016

Why Rick Altra chose Lower Keys Area

We love this property because we can sit on the deck and fish, or just gaze at the Ocean and island located right off the end of the canal. You have everything you need and more, which is so much better than staying in a hotel!

What makes this cottage unique

Being located in the lower keys on the small island of Cudjoe Key, you can get away from the traffic and noise of Key West or larger islands, but....you are close enough to take a beautiful drive and be amidst the best of everything the islands have to offer. A month is still not long enough to see everything, so keep coming back year after year.

Amenities

Cudjoe Key Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 941 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2nd Bedroom - Private - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Main Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Living Room w/Queen Sofa Sleeper - 2 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Masseuse located on Spanish Main Drive. Best Nails Salon next to Winn Dixie on Big Pine Key. Favorite restaurants nearby: Boondocks (great happy hour) Looeu Reef - locals, low cost, great specials (if head north from Cudjoe Key it is located on the right before you get to Big Pine Key. On the way to Cudjoe Key for the Mainland: On the Island of Islamorada -- Lazy Days (next to Bud & Mary's marina). Pretty long drive if coming back north from Cudjoe Keys Hogs Heaven Sports Bar on Island of Islamorada. Favorite Restaurant in Key West: El Siboney (cuban food -- a must!!) Good pizza place in Key West in the shopping center where Pier 1 is located Boat Rental: $100/4 hrs Dolphin Marina, Mile Marker 28 (we are at MM22).

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
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MAGNIFICENT OCEAN VIEW w/35' of DOCKAGE!! Many activities. Great Rates for 2017!
average rating of 4.388889 based on 18 reviews
5

Clean charming stay

  • 5 of 5

This property exceeded our expectations; it was clean, secure and near by many attractions. The process checking in and out was flawless. We hope to be back soon!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet, secure neighborhood

  • 3 of 5

If you are going to the Keys to relax this may be worth renting. Home is clean but definitely needs updating and some minor repairs. No TV's in bedrooms and a 32 inch TV in the living room. I enjoy watching sports in the evening and the home didn't get 1 sports channel. Only basic local channels. I contacted owner and was told they often have trouble with the cable and I could drive 20 minutes to a sports bar to watch sports. After 5 nights we packed up and left 2 days early.

Location...we landed up doing a lot of driving to go shopping or eat.

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing property

  • 5 of 5

Very accommodating

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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5

This lovely little get-away was as described. Clean, pleasant, it served us and our dogs well.

  • 5 of 5

Rick was very responsive to all questions in a timely fashion. The space was clean, and very functional. We had a stress-free , relaxed time. Thank you!. Nice to be right on the water, easy walk to a wonderful pool, and a saltwater swimming place in the ocean.

House was clean, pleasant, as described.

Thanks!

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Getaway

  • 5 of 5

This home was perfect for our five night get away! From the minute you walk in the door it is easy to see it is well cared for, and has everything you could possibly need. The décor was beautiful, the home was clean, comfortable and welcoming. The view from the patio was beyond peaceful in the morning for the sunrise and in the evening for star gazing. We will definitely rent this home again on our next trip to the Keys.

  • Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice and economical

  • 4 of 5

This place is great value for the money, very economical. Was lacking pots and pans, the bed was adequate and the coffee maker was a cheap 4 cup coffee maker. Very basic cable, but not a big deal as your out all day anyways, not down there to watch tv. Other than those few little inconveniences the place was as displayed in ad. If your looking for a nice comfortable place that is economical and a bit dated, this would be the place for you. To get all the extras, it would cost much more and myself, didn't think it necessary.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
21 Miles
Key West
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Boondocks
Nearest Ferry
22 Miles
Nearest Golf
19 Miles
Key West
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Square Grouper
Nearest Beach
14 Miles
Bahia Honda State Park
Car: recommended

Marina with ATM/Convenience store on site, gated community, community library on site. Community pool as well as ocean swimming. Gas and boat cleaning with fresh water available at marina. Hot tub, community center, tennis, bocce ball courts, fitness classes. Fish off the canal right in front of the home with 35 ft. concrete dockage and cleats. Home is three houses in from the ocean, so ocean view with island is available. Only 21 miles from Key West, Florida, with lots of shopping and restaurants. Beautiful beaches and snorkeling at Ft. Zachary State Park on Key West, or at Bahia Honda State Park, just 15 miles from home. Boat rental, snorkeling expeditions, scuba diving off Louee Key Reef, deep sea fishing, local fishing, kayaking among the mangroves nearby, bicycle rentals, swimming in pool or ocean right on site, picnicking. Relax or be as busy as you want.

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Rates & Availability

Cudjoe Key Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Season 2017B
May 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$135
$900
$3,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$150
$1,000
$3,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Booking Fee $40 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $115 + Tax
Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 12.5%

Cancellation fee 60 days or more before check-in date is 15% of rent.
Gated Community requires separate payment to Venture Out by check or cash (no credit card) of $53.75 upon arrival.
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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