Hemingway Hideaway 3BR/2BA, Great Boating from Deepwater Seawalled Canal(5 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:28 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
3 Bedroom / 2 Bath- sleeps up to 8- three houses from open water!
This stilt home is near Mile Marker 23. It is 20 miles to Key West and about 25 miles from Marathon. We are in the quieter Lower Keys with good local restaurants and bars. We have a marina on the water a few canals away with ice, snacks and very competitively-priced ethanol-free marine gas for easy access on your way offshore. We are located on the ocean side with very quick access to Atlantic Ocean and bayside waters. The home is 1240 sq ft with ceramic tile throughout. The master bedroom has a king size bed and bath. The second bedroom has a queen size bed. The third bedroom has twin Murphy beds. The sleeper sofa that can sleep two more. The laundry room is upstairs. We have an open concept dining room, living room, breakfast bar and kitchen. Dish TV programming and WiFi are provided. A DVD player and library of over 40 movies is also provided. We also have a large selection of books for the reader. The house has ceiling fans in almost every room. Downstairs, beneath the house, we have a new 297 sq ft storage room, outside shower, gas grill, new bar with 4 stools, table with 6 chairs, porch swing, two kayaks, three bicycles, live bait pen, pinfish trap so you can catch your own bait, bait freezer and second fridge. The 75 ft seawall has mooring whips for two boats, a fish cleaning table, dock lights, power and water at the seawall for boat cleaning. There is a rod/reel washing station at the dock with rod/reel racks in the new downstairs storage. Recent upgrades include new concrete columns, new downstairs enclosure, new porch ceiling, outside shower, new central A/C, new plumbing and electric service upgrades. We have plenty of parking for multiple vehicles and boat trailers. The kitchen has utensils, serving ware, stove, oven, microwave and dishwasher.
Member since: 2014
- 1240 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 7-9
- Sleeps 6 plus 2 with additional sleeper sofa.
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Also an outside shower downstairs.
- Music Library:
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
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My Standard Rate
28 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- cleaning fee $125 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $500
- Tax Rate 12.5%
We are zoned 28 day rental minimum. No weekly rentals allowed. Our minimum rental period is one month, so some months are 30 days and some are 31 (Feb=28 days). Any days beyond a month will be pro-rated. Contract and terms available for review at request.
Personal Check, electronic transfer or money order for $500 security deposit and rental payments.
PayPal is available for the additional fee they charge of 2.9%.
For a month stay:
60 days prior to arrival 25% due or $1000.00
30 days prior to arrival balance due $2965.63
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Only 23 miles to Key West! Looe Key National Marine Sanctuary is only about 6 miles by boat. It is a top notch snorkel and dive site!
Nearest boat ramps are Cudjoe Gardens Marina 477 Drost Drive, Cudjoe Key 305-745-2352 and Sugarloaf KOA Campground 305-745-3549. For others, go to google "boat ramps 33042". Nearest Marina for gas and ice is Venture Out Marina a couple of canals away. They have competitve prices on 90 octane ethanol-free unleaded marine gas.
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: We are from Florida but now live in Texas until we retire to the Keys. We have been visiting the Keys since 1972. We have stayed everywhere in the Keys but wanted to retire in the Lower Keys.
Why the Owner Chose Cudjoe Key, FL, USA:
This is our second home and not an investment property. We have been making upgrades since we bought it four years ago and are now advertising it as a vacation place. We plan to make upgrades each year. We would like you to feel like our guests. We care what you think. We want you to feel like it is your vacation home as well while you sit under the coconut palms relaxing in the breeze. We have great, friendly neighbors as well. The street is a quiet cul-de-sac.
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View from the canal facing south
Bedroom 2- queen bed
full size laundry
Fish cleaning table with light, water, GFCI power and sun umbrella
View east down canal to the open water
Breakfast bar at kitchen
3rd bedroom with Murphy twin beds
Rod/reel washing station
A nice three hour fishing trip. Kept 9 and tagged 30!
This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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