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Cottage by the Sea 1BD/1BA Boat Dockage Heated Pool

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 600 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

Cottage By the Sea is located in Venture Out Resort in Cudjoe Key Fla. #525. Neat clean and open this 1 bedroom/1 bathroom is on over 100 foot wide canal. It has a 35 foot concrete sea wall with cleats, swim ladder and electric and water at the dock. It has easy access to either the Atlantic or the Gulf. Parking for one vehicle up to 16ft.

The on-site amenities include an 80 foot heated pool with kiddie pool and hot tub spa. There are newly re-surfaced lighted tennis courts and basket ball, bocce ball, shuffle board and horseshoe courts. There is a recreation center with pool table, ping pong, and darts. Also a convenience store, ATM, post office and marina with boat ramps and wash down stations. There is 24 hour gated security.

Our driveway has parking for one vehicle 16max length. Large crew cab pickup's will have to be parked in overflow lot. Extended cab pickup's should fit at the cottage.

Keywords: Cottage, Bungalow, casita

More Details

Owner
Richard Armstrong
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017

About Richard Armstrong

Richard Armstrong and Dawn Boski are the owners of Cottage By The Sea. We are former owners of the very successful Riverhouse in the Blue Ridge Mountains of NC. We spend time each year upgrading Cottage By the Sea. We take suggestions from renters and try to make the cottage better each time they return.

Richard Armstrong purchased this cottage in 2010

Why Richard Armstrong chose Lower Florida Keys

Dawn grew up in Big Pine Key and I started to come to the key's in the mid 80's to play music. We searched for many years for the right property and found it with Cottage By the Sea.

What makes this cottage unique

To be able to enjoy a great spot on the blue water of the lower key with some of the best access to the waters of the gulf or Atlantic. To be able to enter the ground level cottage and view the blue water right out the back patio door and windows is a plus.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Cudjoe Key in Monroe County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Shower in Bath, no bathtub.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Convertible bed(s) - Comfortable easy to use queen air bed.
  • Queen size Beds (1), Comfortable easy to use queen air bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Cottage by the Sea 1BD/1BA Boat Dockage Heated Pool
average rating of 4.857143 based on 42 reviews
4

Cottage by the Sea

  • 4 of 5

This is the second time that we have stayed at Cottage by the Sea and would definitely stay here again if we are in the market for staying down in the Lower Keys. The home is clean, cozy, and has everything one would need for a delightful get-away vacation, including waterfront dockside. Gated community is also secure, with a pool, boat ramp, clubhouse, tennis courts, and a store. Everything was very nice.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

cottage kept up very well always in perfect condition

  • 5 of 5

we have been going to venture out for over thirty years. the cottage by the sea is the very best unit we have ever had . the unit is always in perfect condition, the owners continually upgrade the unit and we truly appreciate their efforts to making the unit the very best it can be .

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kansas City, Mo.
4

A beautiful escape in paradise!!!

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed Cottage by the Sea! It was very clean and cozy! The location was also perfect, it is about 20 minutes from Key West and 30 minutes from Marathon. The Venture Out Resort was a very secure and friendly neighborhood. They have a very nice pool, Bocce ball, basketball, shuffleboard, and many other games. We really liked the idea of having security 24/7 and the locked gates up front. As far as the house goes, it was perfect for us. Next time we will come with toilet paper and laundry soap, because we ran out on day 2, but that is our fault, we are first time home renters. This home is perfect for a family of 4. We will absolutely be back to this hidden gem!!! If you have a boat, it is ideal! we rented a boat, and it was very convenient docking it right at our back door. There is also a convenient fish cleaning station on the dock as well. If you're considering staying here, we strongly recommend it!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Miami, FL, US
5

Excellent!!! Loved it!!!

  • 5 of 5

Venture Out is a magnificent place, beautiful! The cottage excellent, very clean, bed and pillows excellent too. We're planning to go back for sure!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Cottage By The Sea

  • 5 of 5

From the time you set foot into this cozy little cottage you can feel the pressures of life melt away.

Beautifully decorated and comfortable for the two of us. Walk right out the back door and have your morning coffee overlooking the water.

We hope to come back and visit again on our next visit to the Keys.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Right at home!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay couldn't have been better! Cudjoe Key is between our two favorite destinations, Key West and Bahia Honda. The cottage itself is positioned right off the channel, perfect for morning sunrise and evening sunsets or anything inbetween. It was very clean, comfy and made you feel right at home. We will definitely be back and highly recommend this cottage for couples or small families.

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Key West
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Square Grouper
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Key West
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US 1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Square Grouper
Nearest Beach
22 Miles
Key West

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Cudjoe Key, Florida Keys

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
High Season
1 Dec 2017 - 1 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£471
for 3 nights
From
£131
£864
£2,568
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£471
for 3 nights
From
£131
£777
£2,262
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £77.68
Pet Fee £58.26
Damage Deposit £194.2

Venture Out Resort charges a one time fee of 53.75 which is paid by cash or check when you check in at the security gate.
Christmas, New Year and Thanksgiving weeks our an extra 100.00.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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