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Southern Diversion Estate - Marathon see fall special

17 Reviews
Bedrooms 8
Separate WC's2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
7 nights


Photos and Description of this 8 bedroom holiday villa in Marathon

8 bedrooms 51/2 baths open water, private beach, deep water dockage

Southern Diversion Two is an exclusive private gated estate located in Marathon in the Florida Keys. This sprawling 2 acre private estate is located directly on the gulf of Mexico featuring 300 feet of open water to capture the most breathtaking sunset views. There is deep water dockage and a private beach with a Tiki hut and brand new pool and deck overlooking sprawling open water bay views. There are 3 pools on property offering privacy when desired. The property has 3 separate homes on site. The main house is beautifully appointed with custom cherry cabinets and detailed woodwork, 2 dishwashers, 2 sinks, 36 inch dual fuel range with 6 burners and custom cherry vent hood, separate wall oven and ultra microwave with convection and crisper settings.Granite counter tops ,breakfast bar with bar stools ,and separate waterfront dining room that seats 10. There is a separate icemaker and a complete kitchen with dishes, silverware appliances, glassware pots and pans.The main house has 3 master suites that all have ocean views and private bathrooms, One includes a double trundle. The living room has a queen sleeper sofa. There are brand new flat screens throughout. Outside luxuries include heated infinity disappearing edge swimming pool, hot tub, gas grill, multiple patios with lounge chairs and tables There is a boat ramp on property for boats, jet skis, and wave runners. The property has deep water dockage (4 feet at low tide) with electric, water and fish cleaning station. The guest house has 3 bedrooms One king, one double twin room, a bunk room sleeping 5 and a queen sleeper in family room. The guest house has a full kitchen granite counter tops, wall oven microwave, full refrigerator including water and ice maker in door. the guest house also includes a separate private pool and pool table in family room. The cabana house has a queen size bed with private bath, mini bar, sink and refrigerator. The beachfront casida has a queen bed beautiful ocean views , outdoor patio and seating wine cooler and coffee maker. Marathon is known for world class fishing and an array of activities from relaxing on our private beach to scuba diving, snorkeling and catching fresh lobster right off the backyard. Marathon water sports are endless including boat rentals, kayaking, wake boarding, jet skiing, waterskiing . Catch your dinner off the backyard dock anything from fresh grouper, yellow tail , snapper, dolphin, and many more. vacation rental # plr201400025 # plr201400024

Key west is 40 minutes south making it a great day trip . Southern Diversion Marathon is your perfect getaway .

We provide a full time property manager available 24/7 for anything our guests may need. We also have a concierge service available that can provide chefs,nanny’s butlers,massage ect. Southern Diversion offers the perfect escape and tropical dream vacation.

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More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Kevin Melilli
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 September, 2016
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What makes this villa unique

Large estate home, deep water dockage,private beach, perfect for large family gatherings and corporate events


based on 17 holidaymaker reviews

Southern Diversion Estate - Marathon see fall special
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews

A true vacation home!

  • 5 of 5

This home is fantastic for large parties and the owner is very easy to work with. We booked this home for my husbands 40th birthday and invited 4 other couples. We had a wonderful, relaxing time. Plenty of space, amazing views, and all the amenities you need for a large group. We spent most of our time in the pool overlooking the water. You will not be disappointed!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

The house was amazing and very cozy. There was so much space and all of our guest in the party had a great time! Kevin and his team where very helpful and accommodating. Would highly recommend this place for a nice group trip!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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2nd wonderful trip for our 18!

  • 5 of 5

We took our family of 18 for the 2nd time to this wondeful facility! Kevin has done so much with the facility since his purchase of it making it even better than ever! The ocean side pool with the tiki hut along with the beautiful sandy beach make the atmosphere even more wonderful! Staff was great when we needed them in response and the venue boat and its captain did a superb job on taking us fishing with fantastic results! We will return in the near future for sure for our 3rd wonderful experience to see what Kevin has done with our favorite vacation spot!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
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Dream come true wedding/vacation venue!!

  • 5 of 5

We had our wedding at this incredible place! It all went perfect and we couldn't have had a better venue. My husband and I and our bridal party stayed here for the week and it was everything we had hoped it would be! Keeping in contact w owner and manager was so simple and everything you would need was here for you! I highly recommend this place for anyone to visit while they stay in the keys and I would love for us to go back to this house every year!!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Venue for a Destination Wedding

  • 5 of 5

While still glowing from my daughter's wedding this past Sat., I am compelled to share with others just how perfect this property really is for a wedding venue or family reunion destination! We were able to share this amazing home with my family for 10 days while also hosting the rehearsal dinner, wedding and reception. I searched many VRBO properties and local venues before deciding on SD2 and could not be happier with our decision. I am not sure I could have found a more perfectly located, relaxing and stunning spot for Jill and Ryan's special day. The caretaker, Joe, was attentive and took care of any needs. Kayaking, swimming, fishing and snorkeling are literally at your front dock. 3 houses, 3 pools and plenty of landscaped space provided the perfect setting for the making of amazing memories. Kevin, the owner, is always available by phone or email and so easy to work.This home is simply breathtaking! It was sheer pleasure enjoying this home as the base for my daughter's special day. 5+ stars and my highest recommendations for this property!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
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  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful home. Great for family and friends to gather and enjoy the gorgeous sunsets, water and home.

I would certainly recommend this house to my friends and would certainly go back.

It's a must stay!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Marathon, Central Florida Keys

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Fall Special
2 Sep 2016 - 19 Nov 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Fall Special
27 Nov 2016 - 19 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £654
Refundable Damage Deposit £822
Tax Rate 12.5%

***This quotable rate does not reflect holiday or event rates, please contact owner directly for more accurate quote during holiday seasons or any events and Mini Lobster Season*** Spring Break and summer rates subject to change call owner for rates
***We charge a premium for holiday bookings***

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 90 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Marathon in Florida Keys

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 6000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 28 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
    Half Bathroom -
  • 5 1/2 baths
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , main house
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , main house
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , with daybed trundle and pullout (main house)
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , guest house
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , guest house
    Bedroom 6 - 5 Single Bed , bunk room guest house
    Bedroom 7 - 1 Large Double Bed , cassida
    Bedroom 8 - 1 Large Double Bed , cabana house
  • 8 bedrooms
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
  • reefs
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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