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Charming beach apartment

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 875 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bathroom, fits 4 sleeps 5

This quaint apartment is located only a minute walk away from the beach where you have a private entrance with a park, restrooms, and vending machines. The apartment is recently renovated and is beautifully and comfortably furnished it give you a cozy beach house feel. The apartment is also very close to the pool and recreation room. This is a great place for a private getaway or a family adventure. There are many things for children to do and also for adults.

This quaint apartment is located only a minute walk away from the beach where you have a private entrance with a park, restrooms, and vending machines. The apartment is recently renovated and is beautifully and comfortably furnished it give you a cozy beach house feel. The apartment is also very close to the pool and recreation room. This is a great place for a private getaway or a family adventure. There are many things for children to do and also for adults.

More Details

Owner
Claudia Selva
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
8 December, 2017

About Claudia Selva

My family purchased this apartment back in 1998 as a relaxing vacation spot for out family to enjoy time together and have enjoyed it ever since.

Claudia Selva purchased this apartment in 1998

Why Claudia Selva chose Key Biscayne

we purchased this property because of its proximity to the beach its laid back and safe community and the wonderful condition of the building and its surroundings. along with all the activities restaurants and events there are in the island of Key Biscayne

What makes this apartment unique

it is a safe private island with restaurants activities bars and almost everything you could need to have a great vacation. it is a very safe environment where you can see children riding bikes and playing outside yet has activities for adults and are just minute away from all of the great things Miami has to offer

Location

Miami Seaquarium
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
CocoWalk
Coconut Grove
"Great places to eat and shop "
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park
Crandon Park
Car: recommended

Key Biscayne is a quiet quaint island near Miami. There are many family activities to do on the island and it is only a 10 min drive from downtown Miami, Miami Beach, Miami’s art district, and many other activities South Florida has to offer.

Golf:

Crandon was the site of the Senior PGA Tour for the past 18 years, attracting golf’s greats including Lee Trevino, Chi Chi Rodriguez, Don Messengale, Ray Floyd and Gary Player. The course is considered one of the most beautiful and difficult par-72 courses in the state. Crandon’s seventh hole is touted as “One of the Greatest Holes in Golf,” a gorgeous par 4 that doglegs to the right and sends your golf ball soaring over the beautiful bay. The course has been rated in the top ten courses by Golfweek, and one of America's top 75 upscale courses by Golf Digest.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Key Biscayne in Miami-Dade County

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 875 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • near the sea
  • village ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Local Calls
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , second bath
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , master bath
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed , can be pushed together to make a king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , can be pushed together to make a king
    Other - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , one person can sleep on couch
  • The twin beds can be pushed together for a large bed or separated
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Water sports
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(28 traveller reviews)

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Charming beach apartment
average rating of 4.464286 based on 28 reviews
Columbus, Ohio, USA
5

Wonderful Key Biscayne Apartment!

  • 5 of 5

My family and I spent the holiday at this apartment and really enjoyed our stay! The building is situated on a quiet palm lined street with immaculate lawns and gardens. Very nice for evening walks! The apartment building has a retro feel, immaculate and very very nice with a private pool. The apartment itself was very clean, and very comfortable. The kitchen is small but nice with everything needed for cooking. The appliances are all new and in good working order. The living area is a nice size that worked for our family (three children). There are two bedrooms with adequate sized closets and two very nice bathrooms with beautifully tiled showers. The building has a laundry room which I found convenient. This apartment is within walking distance to nearby stores and shops and literally a five minute walk to a private beach. It is also accessible to the causeway and main land for trips to Miami. Finally, the owners are very nice, professional and prompt in responding to any issues. Overall, it was a pleasant and relaxing stay. I would rent this apartment again only next time, I would plan to stay longer.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Jan-2009
  • Date of Stay: December 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you so much im glad you enjoyed your stay and can not wait to see you on your next trip to miami
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4

Location, location, location

  • 4 of 5

This is a wonderful property close to the beach, steps from the pool and an easy walk to the grocery store, shops and restaurants. We often had the pool all to ourselves and felt very safe in a lovely neighborhood. Furnishings are as pictured but the unit has been significantly updated. Yes, it is surrounded by the parking lot but we didn't go to sit inside and look out of the windows. Claudia provides just about everything you need for a beach vacation including very nice beach chairs and towels. The washer and dryer in the unit was a nice convenience. We were there for 4 weeks and loved every minute of it. The owner was also very accessible by phone and graciously answered any questions we had.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Orleans, Louisiana
5

Great Place for a R&R Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We visited Key Biscayne for our annual Mother-Daughter vacation. The apartment is beautiful and very clean. It is in a great centralized location so not only are you a few block from the beach, but also a 5-minute walk to the local Winn-Dixie. (A quick FYI - the public beach entrance is located just to South (left) of the private club -- use black key fob to enter/exit) The kitchen is well stocked with everything you would ever need to cook a family meal (except maybe a colander). Both sets of twin beds were very comfortable (firm). Best part is that the four twins can easily be converted into making two double beds. Washer and dryer was also a nice addition. Claudia, the owner, was readily available to answer questions. In the end, we both had a wonderful time and would recommend to anyone looking for a clean, affordable place to stay in Key Biscayne.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was great. Very clean, very nicely decorated, updated appliances including washer/ dryer and anything else you would need for your stay. We will definitely return whenever we go visit our grandkids. Thank you, Claudia!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much it was a pleasure having you stay with us. see you soon =)
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4

Clean, comfortable and great location!

  • 4 of 5

This rental was perfect for days spent at the beach and nights at the many amazing restaurants and shops near by. The condo is beautifully updated and very clean. All the amenities you could want including a washer/dryer! You are one block from the beach and with the beach access you are all set. My only disappointment was there was no balcony and as first floor unit your windows look out onto the parking lot. Also, one of the bedrooms has a loud air conditioning unit in the closet, so for a light sleeper it can be disruptive. I would recommend this rental to a friend with the lack of view in mind, but otherwise, we had a wonderful time!

  • Review Submitted: 08-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful location and very nice apartment

  • 5 of 5

We were traveling with an infant and two girls ages 6 and 3. The apartment was very clean and modern and looked freshly renovated with beautiful granite, cabinets, and walk in tiled master shower. The location is superb at the end of a quiet street just a few steps to the beach; plenty to do within a few minutes drive as well - the SeaQuarium, Bill Baggs state park, an awesome huge playground in the little downtown, walking distance to Winn Dixie and some nice restaurants. The unit comes with plenty of towels and some beach chairs etc. and we loved that it had a washer dryer (my sister in law and her family were staying in another unit in the same building that had none...makes a huge difference). It's also on the ground floor right next to the little pool, so no walking up stairs and the kids could swim whenever they wanted. Would absolutely stay here again! Thanks Claudia!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £63.51
Damage Deposit £149.44

i will not confirm your rental until i receive the signed lease and rules and regulations. I attach this to the email just read it fill it out and email or fax it to me.
200.00 security deposit and 85.00 cleaning fee is required security deposit will be returned
Please contact owner/manager for rental rates. We do not rent the months of June July or August.
The apartment rental ranges form $175.00 to $450.00 a day price can be negotiated for longer stay. Price will be determined by length of stay and time of year. All Prices are negotiable just ask

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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