Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled Family icon
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Private Home w/ 2 master suites * Minutes from Sombraro Beach* Private Pool *

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,675 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Private 2 Master Bedroom Suits, Private Heated Pool, Quiet Setting Sleeps 6

This beautiful private spacious home has 14’ high ceiling in living room, kitchen and dining room, ceiling fans in living room and bedrooms with a salt water pool is located in Marathon, the heart of the Florida Keys.

***** Heater/Chiller Salt Water Pool *****

This house is perfect for families and/or 2 couples traveling together featuring 2 master suites with separate bathrooms. This 2-bedroom 2-1 1/2-bath home is fully furnished. Fully stocked large kitchen with top of the line appliances, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, bullet blender/juicer and all the utensils and cookware you will need. Central air, WIFI and all linens and towels provided. New Webber Gas Grill

Located in a quiet neighborhood!!

If you are on Homeaway or vacationrental and want to see a video of the home, go to VRBO #562308 and check it out!

Private 14’x28’ in-ground salt water swimming pool with a heater/chiller (optional). Relax in the screened in patio with a bar/lounge area with beautiful comfortable furniture. Pool area has several large umbrellas and plenty of patio lounge furniture for everyone! Each bedroom has a queen bed with pillow-top mattresses, top quality sheets and comforters, flat screen HDTV and DVD player. Both bedrooms have their own private full bathroom with tub and shower. One bedroom has access to back screen in patio w/pool and ocean view. Two sofas in the living room have pull out queen air mattresses. Living room has large flat screen HDTV that swings around to view anywhere in the living area. Large laundry room with a full size washer and dryer, ironing board /iron and hairdryer. Powder room off the living room area. There are 4-beach chairs w/umbrella, cooler and beach cabana for you to take to the beach!

This is a smoke free and pet free home!

Sombrero Beach is located 3.9 miles south.

Visit Key West for the day, its 1-hour south and it’s a beautiful drive.

We are 2 hours from Miami Airport and about 2 ½ hours from Fort Lauderdale Airport and 1 hour from Key West Airport. We are located across the highway from Marathon Airport

Carport parking 77” height. 17.5’ wide x 32' deep parking. Additional parking 17.5’ wide x 25' deep from road to carport.

If you are bringing your boat, please review the above height and parking details. The nearest free public dock is 2 miles north at MM 54, we are located at MM 52.

State of Florida license #DWE5403655

City of Marathon license #PLR2013-00435

More Details


Marathon Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1675 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Swim at your own risk.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom in Master Bedroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom in Master Bedroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Powder Room -
  • Towels and starter soap provided
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom 1 - Access to back porch & pool view - 1 queen
  • Both bedrooms have privacy close-out door, each with a full bathroom (tub and shower).
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
We will supply a complimentary starter kit of paper towels, toilet paper, dishwasher detergent, laundry detergent and soap to get you started. You will need to provide additional supplies as needed during your stay. Wireless Cannon Printer/Fax/Scanner


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

97% Complete
2% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Private Home w/ 2 master suites * Minutes from Sombraro Beach* Private Pool *
average rating of 4.9722223 based on 36 reviews

Had a great time!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay in Marathon! The house was perfect for our family--plenty of space for us and our 4 adult kids. The house is super well stocked--we couldn't have wanted for anything, from the lovely kitchen, to the salt water pool, to all the beach accessories. There was even a yoga mat for our daughter-in-law! The outside areas are spacious, and we never felt like we didn't have enough space for some time away from the larger group. Leigh Ann was extremely responsive to any request we had. (Thanks, Leigh Ann!) We all had a great time and would highly recommend this property to anyone visiting the Keys.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy to hear you had a great time and that our house was a perfect fit for your family. Thank you so much for being great guests and we hope your family returns again for your next vacation! Jim & Leigh Ann
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great property!!

  • 5 of 5

Excellent house—well furnished

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Loved our time in this house!

  • 5 of 5

Amazing house! Perfect for my husband and I, our daughter and her boyfriend. Enough room for each to have their own space and join up at the pool or living room. The house is stocked with all the things you need. All of the appliances were new and kitchen well stocked with everything you need. Closely located grocery, and excursions. We enjoyed the heated pool everyday after we drove around the keys. I would highly recommend this house to anyone!

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great Home in a Central Florida Keys Location

  • 4 of 5

The home was very nice, well maintained and surely stocked for all of your needs. Located nicely on Marathon and central in the Keys. Owners are very responsive and involved with their investment. Pool was great and clean. Ready for use, and left immaculate, even down to the microwave. 15 minutes to Bahai, less than one hour to Key West, and under 10 minutes to Sombrero Beach. The surrounding neighborhood could use some cleaning up, and the feelings of more security. But, it didn't take away from the trip. Great time.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

The Best!

  • 5 of 5

Great Rental and wonderful hosts. Loved the pool and screened- in porch. The two suites offered excellent privacy for each couple, but there is lots of room to socialize, and a huge kitchen to cook the local catch. We had a shrimp boil one night. Marathon is a good midway point in the keys to explore north and south. Dont miss the Stuffed Pig for breakfast, and The Dry Tortugas day trip from Key West.. Thank you James and Leigh Ann!

  • Submitted: May 19, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Super Great Rental!

  • 5 of 5

This is the most beautiful home, homey, spacious, and updated! The appliances spoke volumes in that the owners strive to provide the best for their renters. If we needed something, we searched and found it. They've thought of everything! The pool was amazing, we loved the backyard! We grilled and ate outside one day and truly felt like kings. The location of the home was super easy to find and perfectly located for a home base to explore the Keys. We honestly hated to leave. We will recommend this home to EVERYONE wanting to vacation in the keys.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are super happy that you and your family had an amazing vacation and that our home was perfect for you. We would love for you to come back soon! Jim & Leigh Ann
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0


James & Leigh Ann DeGirolano
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 24, 2018

About James & Leigh Ann DeGirolano

We first came to the Keys in 2010 and fell in love with the island of Marathon and the beautiful beaches; Sombrero & Bahia Honda State Park. We quickly decided that we wanted to be a part of this community.

James & Leigh Ann DeGirolano purchased this house in 2011

Why James & Leigh Ann DeGirolano chose Marathon Shores

We chose Marathon Key because of it's beauty and its not far from the excitement of Key West and Miami, yet far enough to provide a relaxing private tropical tranquility!

What makes this house unique

Our spacious home is relaxing, comfortable and has a beautiful 14' x 28' salt water pool with a heater/chiller, our favorite place to hang out after a great day at the beach. We are very close to many museums, great restaurants, water sports and many other activities. We are located in the heart of the Keys!


Key West Kayak Fishing & Eco-Tours
Sparky's Landing
Sombrero Beach
Bahia Honda State Park
Island Fish Company
Lazy Days South
Keys Fisheries Restaurant
Brutus Seafood Market & Eatery
Lorelei Restaurant & Cabana Bar
Bike Marathon Bike Rentals
Caroline's Cafe
El Meson de Pepe
Sloppy Joe's Bar
The Turtle Hospital
Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters
Fury Water Adventures Key West
Curry Hammock State Park
Hurricane Grill
Publix Super Market at Marathon
Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
Fort Lauderdale (FLL) Key West (EYW) Miami (MIA)
Nearest Barpub
2.8 Miles
Sparky's Landing or Sunset Grill
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Florida Keys Country club
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Overseas Pub & Grill , Ale house
Nearest Ski
3 Miles
Jet ski /
Nearest Beach
3.9 Miles
Sombrero Beach
Car: recommended

We are minutes to Sombrero Beach, Curry Hammock State Park and Bahia Honda State Park, all are great for sun bathing, swimming, snorkeling and kayaking. Plenty of charter fishing boats, sunset cruises, jet skis and snorkeling excursions. We are close to the famous Turtle Hospital, Dolphin Research center, the new Aquarium Encounters and Pigeon Key. There is a bike trail and a bus stop across highway US1@ Marathon Airport that you can take to Key West if you prefer not to drive. Crane Point Museum Nature Center where visitors can hike through a preserved tropical hardwood grove and visit the home of an early 20th century settler family. There is a K-Mart, Publix, Win-Dixie and Walgreens for your convenience. Fisherman's Hospital is 3 miles south. Plenty of great restaurants:Overseas Pub and Grill, Lazy Days, Stuffed Pig, Lobster and Steak house, Sunset Grill, Brutus Seafood and many, many more! You can rent bikes, kayaks and paddleboards and have them delivered to you.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pool Heater/Chiller $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

Rent must be paid in full 30 days prior to check-in.
Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Rates shown above do not include taxes and fees.
Check in 4:00 p.m. Check out 10:00 a.m.
****Pool heater/chiller fee is an additional $75.00 per week. Please let us know in your inquiry if you would like the Pool Heater/Chiller. ****

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

You might like these similar properties