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Oceanfront End Unit, Spectacular Panoramic Ocean Views, Pool, Free WiFi, Tennis

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, Pool, FREE Hi Speed Internet, Panoramic Ocean Views

A VACATION RENTAL FOR VIEW LOVERS! 5th Floor end unit on the ocean with a private pebble beach, oceanfront pool and tennis. Just 1/2 mile from Florida Keys Dive Center.

Many nearby restaurants serving delicious food and gorgeous sunsets and some will cook your catch of the day. Or grill on your beach and dine under a tiki hut. Try all the Keys water sports such as scuba, snorkel, jet ski, fly boarding, or a deep-sea or back-country fishing charter.

We provide you with everything you need in a home away from home. Included is In Unit high-speed WIFI, flat screen cable TVs (living room has HDTV). Master bedroom suite has newer King size bed and the 2nd bedroom has 2 new Extra Long twin beds that convert to a comfy King bed. And a Pack N Play for a toddler. And no need to argue who gets the bedroom with the full ocean view because both bedrooms have it!

The complex is NOT on US 1 so there is NO road noise! All sliders and doors have screens so enjoy the wonderful ocean breezes. Complex includes private lobby with two elevators, coin op laundries on every floor.

There are many things to do from this convenient location -- The Florida Keys Reef is the 3rd largest living reef in the WORLD so great scuba and snorkeling! Just minutes from Founders Park, Harry Harris Park, Pennekamp State Park, Anne's Beach, Islamorada shopping, Theater of the Sea and the History of Dive Museum, swimming with dolphins and the quaint Wildlife Bird Center where you can view many white egrets, pelicans, owls and other native birds in a natural setting -- or bring your bikes and explore.

Just 1 hour from Everglades National Park and the beautiful Miami Metro Zoo, outlet mall shopping and Miami Homestead Speedway. Also about 1 hour from golf at Keys Gate. Just 2 hours from Key West.

New Sofa, Jan. 2017

New King Euro Top Bed, 2014

New Kitchen and Appliances 2014

New 50 inch HDTV in Living Room, 2014

New Extra Long Twin Beds 2015 - Convert to a Comfy King!

Licensed State of Florida and Monroe County and Village of Islamorada

Keywords: Islamorada,Florida,Keys,oceanfront,vacation,rental,accommodation,accommodations,lodging,rentals,Condominium,Condo,Flat,home,house,waterfront,Upper Keys

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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, german
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Calendar last updated:
January 16, 2017

About Owner

We bought this condo with the intent to have this tropical retreat become our winter retirement home. We love the beautiful peaceful location and the crystal clear waters and watching pelicans fly past the balcony, sometimes so close you feel you could almost touch them. We like watching the fishing boats leave and enter Tavernier Creek just north of us. Also love the beautiful clear starry nights. It is still a few years till retirement with a young child, so in the meantime, we are happy and busy enjoying life in Wisconsin.

Owner purchased this condo in 2005

Why Owner chose Key Largo Area

After looking at many condos in the Middle Keys and Upper Keys, we bought this wonderful 5th floor oceanfront end unit because of the bright open feel of the layout and wonderful panoramic views. So many condos in the Keys feel like you are in a tunnel with no side windows. The large extra window in the living room makes you feel as though you are in a home rather than a condo. We also loved that both bedrooms have a full ocean view, which is very unique, and that you can access the oceanfront balcony from both bedrooms as well as the living room. An unsuspected surprise was the privacy afforded by this property - and that the pool is situated in such a way that one doesn't feel as though in a 'fish bowl' while swimming or lounging poolside.

What makes this condo unique

We enjoy the wonderful sunrise and reflective sunset views and the peaceful, serene location as this condominium community is not on US 1, so there is no traffic noise. We really love that our condo is directly on the ocean with nothing between us and the wide open clear crystal blue waters. Seeing all the pelicans flying past our balcony, and watching the sea life is a fun bonus. The location is very convenient, close to many wonderful restaurants and things to do.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We were fortunate enough to spend a week at this condo. It is all as posted and the only surprise was it was actually as advertised. Very clean, all amenities that are needed and more. Wonderful location within the building and stunning views. Owners are very easy to work with and very fast communications. Great place! Great Owners! Would definitely recommend staying here. It's a great unit. Had a wonderful stay.
Mar 2010
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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(36 traveler reviews)

Oceanfront End Unit, Spectacular Panoramic Ocean Views, Pool, Free WiFi, Tennis
average rating of 4.888889 based on 37 reviews

Amazing views here!

  • 4 of 5

Really loved the quiet and peaceful views from this property. Water could be seen from every room! The owner was great to deal with and responded to any concerns very quickly. There were some issues with the cleaning service that prevented me from giving this property five stars. I would, however, return if I decided to stay in the Keys again!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for writing and so glad you enjoyed the peacefulness and water views. I am sorry the new cleaning lady arrived early on checkout day. We have since met with the owner of the cleaning service and have been assured that won't happen again.
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Wish we can stay longer!

  • 5 of 5

We four adults thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The hosts graciously supplied so many extras that we found useful such as kitchen items, beach chairs, coolers, ample bathroom and paper products. We only had to buy our food. And there is a large grocery and drug store within a three minute drive. Both bedrooms and bathrooms were spacious. We did not need the air conditioning at all because the air was always fresh. The view from the balcony of the sunrise was so beautiful. You do not have to worry about any noise as we are far away from traffic. We can see the nice pool from our balcony which has both sun and shaded areas.The location was very convenient because we were able to make day trips to Key West and to the Everglades. We were able to enjoyed many restaurants within a short drive of the condo. We truly cannot recommend this highly enough. Thank you for sharing your place with us.

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for writing. We are so happy to hear you enjoyed your stay.
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Best view in the Keys!

  • 5 of 5

Being on the fifth floor gave us a great view of the ocean and the sunrise was simply breathtaking. The accommodations were great, clean and nicely updated even got to watch the World Series on the big TV. We ate out every night as there's plenty of great places to eat especially on the west side of the island as the sun was setting. Looking forward to going back again.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: The World Series and the beautiful Florida Keys, how wonderful. Would love to have you back.
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Fantastic sunrises and views

  • 5 of 5

Great condo and fun location. Presents as advertised. Lot to do in the area and although there was not a beach area the view was wonderful. We missed the pounding of the surf. Kayakersliked the location and it was fun to watch the fishing boats coming in/out of the harbor. The condo was very clean, neat and offered all the amenities a person could want. Beds were very comfortable. We enjoyed watching the iguanas and spent some time in the pool. Lots of local attractions to see and entertain. Marker 88 was a great restaurant as well as Island Grill both with outside dining options. We took day trips to Key West and to the Everglades which both worked out well. We were able to see alligators and manatees. We visited the Turtle Rescue Center and found that very enjoyable and worth the time.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It sounds like you had a wonderful time doing many different things. There is no surf in the Florida Keys because of the world's 3rd largest living reef surrounding it. However, that wonder provides great scuba, snorkel and fishing adventures and many other watersports as well! Thanks for writing.
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Great time!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed one week in this condo. The balcony has amazing views. We enjoyed every sunrise. The condo is comfortable and very clean. We went to the Everglades, Key West, snorkeling, and had seafood almost every day by the ocean. We had time to relax and had fun in the keys. Donna (the owner) was great. She gave us great info on restaurants and things to do in the Keys. I highly recommend this condo. Thank you, Donna! We had a blast.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You and your husband were absolutely lovely guests! Thank you!
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Perfect sunrises!

  • 5 of 5

Great condo with a location in the heart of the Keys. Plenty of local eateries and a Winn Dixie if you prefer to dine in. Kitchen is stocked with anything you could need to cook with. They even had the exact pitcher we have at our house for iced tea. The pool is awesome and never crowded. The beds are very comfy with both bedrooms having ocean views and balcony access. Other long time residents said 512 was the best one in the building. We felt at home in this condo. We did a day trip to Key West and toured Hemingway's house. Plenty to do there, if that is your style. Mostly stayed local and hit the local restaurants. Fresh fish everywhere. Plenty of water activities for the willing. On site activities include tennis and ping pong with owner supplied equipment. Really well equipped condo with the vacationer in mind. Thanks.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and glad you enjoyed the little extras.
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Nearest Airport
70 Miles
Miami (73 miles) or Fort Lauderdale (98 miles)
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Old Tavernier
Nearest Golf
40 Miles
Keys Gate
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
US 1
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Craigs and Old Tavernier
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Harry Harris Park
Car: necessary

Scuba/Snorkel Charters, Fishing Charters, Robbies Party Boat, Glass bottom boat tours, Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park, Founders Park, Theater of the Sea, History of Dive Museum, Holiday Isle and Famous Rum Runner's


Rates & Availability

Tavernier Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
High Season
Jan 1 2017 - Apr 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
Vacation Time
Jun 10 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 18 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Off Season
Aug 19 2017 - Sep 29 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Gorgeous Autumn
Sep 30 2017 - Nov 17 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Pre High Season
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 20 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
January 2018
Jan 3 2018 - Jan 26 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
High Season 2018
Jan 27 2018 - Apr 27 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $149
Refundable damage deposit $400
Tax Rate 12.5%

This is a Code-Compliant, Licensed Weekly Rental. No monthly rates.

No pets of any kind per Condominium Association rules.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Tavernier Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1176 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom Suite has New King Size Pillow Top Bed (2014)
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , 2 New Extra Long Twin Beds Convert to a Comfy King Bed!
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Brand New (2017) Queen Size Sofa Sleeper in Living Room
  • Bedrooms have Ceiling Fans, Full Ocean View and Door to Oceanfront Balcony, Cable TV and Alarm Clock/Radio, Bluetooth in Master Bedroom
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis Court
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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