Private Fishing Compound on a Little Island Between Two Seas.(53 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Single Family House, 3 BR, 2 Bath, Sleeps 5.
FORGET ABOUT 'WAKE SPEED ONLY'!! IMMEDIATE ACCESS to Florida Bay flats and 8 Minutes under the Long Key Viaduct to the Ocean. Leave from our 65 foot dock plus boat basin to experience great fishing, diving and swimming in the Ocean or Florida Bay.
Our rates are moderate, in season and out.
Located at Mile Marker 63 Bayside, in the middle of the Keys. Conch Key is a perfect little island, artfully placed between the Gulf and the Ocean. Great fishing and lobstering. Enjoy the local working fishermen traveling to sea from the comfort of your back porch. Click on link to Google Maps below to locate us.
World Famous Dolphin Research Center is 2 miles south on Grassy Key. Swim with and feed the dolphins.
This fully equipped, private Conch House is situated on tiny Conch Key at the southwesterly foot of the Long Key Bridge, Mile Marker 63, bay side. You will enjoy direct views of unbelieveable sunsets from our dock, deck, porch, and roof-top deck. And great boating and fishing from our 65 foot long dock and boat basin.
Fishing, lobstering and crabbing opportunities are truly excellent. From our 65-foot dock you will have direct access to the Gulf (Florida Bay) and a vast array of flats and shoals and channels. Proceeding easterly, a five-minute ride in your boat will take you under the Long Key Bridge and into the Atlantic Ocean. The reef is about five miles away.
Rental boats are available and can be delivered to our dock for your convenience. Our Boat Basin and 65 foot dock available for your boat, if you choose to bring it.
The Hawks' Cay Resort, with its fine marina, charter boats, docks, para sailing, restaurants, and other activities is 5 minutes away.
Great Beaches in Marathon; Sombrero Beach, Coco Plum Beach and Bahia Honda State Park- mile marker 38. Don't miss the 1 mile nature walk at Long Key State Park, just 6 miles N/E on the Overseas Highway- great picnicing as well.
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Member since: 2005
- 1100 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Included
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
- Master Bedroom has one Queen Size Bed and separate Sitting Area with Attached Full Bath. The Second Bedroom has attached separate Full Bath and two twin beds. The Cottage has one twin bed and accesses the Second Bath from an exterior door. There is one Portable Baby Crib available. The Living Room area has a Queen Sofa Bed. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
The view is to the West and North looking out on Florida Bay. The Intercoastal waterway is within view. There is one house between the rental and Florida Bay but there are unobstructed views on each side and from the roof deck....moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Room
- Seating for 5 people
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- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
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- Ice Maker
Deck / Patio:
Faces Conch Key Canal and passing lobster boats. Two settees plus two coffee tables and two chairs. Very comfortable place for cocktails and lounging. Direct view of Florida Bay and sunsets. ...moreless
- Kayak / Canoe:
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- Housekeeper Included
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $75
A refundable security deposit of $500 is required at booking. This is returned at end of the rental. Housekeeping is included in the rent. State and local taxes of 12.5% of the rent are included in the rental fee. There is no charge to bring your boat. We have a 65 foot dock with a 4-6 foot draft and a 20 foot wide boat basin.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Eat at the best family run Italian Restaurant in the area run by Cristian Vauzzoni just 4 miles up the road at MM 68.5 Bayside for a great meal and welcoming service. We go there every time we are down in the Keys. Other Restaurants and Boutique Shopping in Marathon, Hawks Cay and Islamorada; 1.1 hours to Key West; Para-sailing; Experience Fishing at its best with Boat Charters and Rentals delivered to our dock; Enjoy Long Key State Park just 5 miies away for a great early morning walk; Swim at Marathon Beach just 8miles away; Enjoy Beautiful Sunsets off our decks and Tiki; Cook your own Catch on our grille; Read your favorite book in peace and quiet on the covered porch, canal side;
Swim with the Dolphins at the famous DOLPHIN RESEARCH CENTER- just 2 miles away.
Year Purchased: 2003
About the owner: This is Lacey Bird looking for a fish dinner from our local fishermen or from one of our bird loving guests on the canal side deck. We love the manatees in the canal and the wonderful birds that inhabit the area. It is a truly delightful house and staying there will bring you, your family and friends together without the stresses of modern life in a fully accommodating vacation rental.
Why the Owner Chose Conch Key, Duck Key, FL, USA:
Conch Key is a unique island. It is the last of the Keys Fishing Villages and still is active. Lobstmen and Fishermen motor in and out of our canal, on their way to the Florida Bay and Ocean. You can sit on the canal side porch and observe them, while sharing your favorite drink with family and friends. A Great White Heron (Lacy) may join you as they wait for scraps from the fishermen. The sunsets are unbelievable and the lifestyle is easy. Meet and feed Daisy Duck when she walks to the deck for her nightly snack. Escape your everyday life and enjoy a relaxing vacation with fantastic fishing, boating and great restaurants.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Great private family vacation house with quick, easy access to the Atlantic Ocean and the Florida Bay. The Conch House is a private single family gated compound, with 65 feet of dock and a boat basin, plus ample parking for your boat and trailer. We have wonderful sunsets viewed from our roof top deck and interesting views from our canal side deck of the local fishermen traveling out to sea. Rent a boat and have it delivered to our dock or bring your own and catch a great fresh fish dinner for your family and friends. Cook your catch on our grille in the Tiki. Rental Boats can be delivered and picked up from our dock. Rent a Kayak, have it delivered to our dock and tour the canals and backwater at your leisure.
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Your vacation home on Conch Key-
Our Front Entrance, walled in court yard and parking area.
Master bedroom - another view
3rd Bedroom Cottage off rear porch.
Living room TV area- pull out sofa.
Kitchen, cooktop and oven, ice dispensing fridge, microwave, in sink disposal.
Tiki and steps to kitchen deck.
Kitchen porch and stairway to roof deck.
Canal side deck to enjoy fishing boats, sunsets and maybe a manatee.
Sun bathing area in courtyard.
Visiting Great Egret, especially likes cocktail shrimp
Approaching the Conch Key from Florida Bay.
Master Bedroom with attached bath.
2nd Bedroom with attached bath.
View of Tiki from Kitchen
Tiki Dining Area, off Kitchen Porch. Gas Grill.
View from roof-top deck.
Canal side deck for cocktails and sunset viewing.
Florida Bay Sunset-facing Southwest from roof deck
Daisy the Duck and friend.
Coco Plum Beach
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017
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