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Hemingway House of Marco Island, Florida (short term rental)

Bedrooms 5
Space 3,269 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Hemingway House of Marco Island, short term rental

From the moment you enter the home it feels like relaxation.

Enjoy the lovely view, have a nice drink on the upstairs balcony or take a swim in the pool.

The sunrise over the water is particularly captivating. That`s when you have a good chance to see the dolphins come by and greet you.

The house is so comfortable, bedrooms with a king size beds, closets, TVs, attached bathrooms, over sized balcony upstairs with a swing couch overseeing Bimini Bay.

Upstairs there is hardwood flooring and the downstairs has tile flooring.

Attractive ceiling fans as well as comfortable lighting.

Very comfortable relaxing atmosphere, Key West style home with wraparound porches and exquisite interior.

The house is in a quiet, residential neighborhood.It is not suitable for having loud parties on the premise, therefore people who want to enjoy a wonderful quiet vacation are welcome.

More Details

Marlene Church
Member since: 2011
Speaks English, German
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 April, 2018

About Marlene Church

My name is Marlene Church and I am originally from Germany.

I derive great joy to help travelers, facilitate with their vacation needs.

Marlene Church purchased this house in 1999

Why Marlene Church chose Marco Island

Marco Island is a beautiful island surrounded by the ocean. In winter you spend all day long outside enjoying the white sandy beaches, which are only five minutes away or go for a bicycle ride exploring the island.The landscape everywhere is very tropical and lush, very pleasing to the eye.

What makes this house unique

The house is at the north side of the island, away from the big main traffic area.

You can walk to smaller restaurants and a Starbucks coffee house is not too far away.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Marco Island in Collier County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3269 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • Absolutely NO SMOKING in the house and on the premises!!! Children need to be supervised at all times!!! No real candles in the house!!!
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , The fifth bathroom is a Euro style bathroom.
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , This bathroom is gorgeous, all in marble with water views.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Murphy Bed , There is also a baby crib available.
  • Every bedroom has a bathroom attached.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue
  • 4 bicycles
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Upstairs you can sit in the swing couch and enjoy the splendid water view. Often you see big pelicans or heron fly by and look for suitable fish to catch. Cancellation policy: There will be no penalties for cancellation before 60 days of arrival, beyond that time there will be no refund.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(38 traveller reviews)

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Hemingway House of Marco Island, Florida (short term rental)
average rating of 4.894737 based on 38 reviews

Fantastic family fun!

  • 5 of 5

We were met by Marlene at arrival. She showed us around the house. It is beautiful. The house met our needs for a family wedding on the island. The extras,bikes and kayaks, were much enjoyed. The view from upstairs was much appreciated each morning. Thank you for opening up your house to us. We will be back...

  • Review Submitted: 18-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Reviewer, Thank you for taking time to review Hemingway House of Marco Island. It is with pleasure to read how much you enjoyed yourself at the house. It is always on the top of our list to make sure the vacationing group is happy with the house and its amenities. You are welcome to come back anytime. Marlene
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Beautiful home and view

  • 5 of 5

We had a large group (7 adults and 5 teenagers) and this home provided plenty of space for all of us and was well equipped. We brought our own boats and the proximity to Big Marco Pass was perfect. The pool and dock area were very nice and the view was fantastic. We would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Oshkosh, WI

Very attentive to all needs.

  • 5 of 5

We just completed our week long stay with two families of four. The house is located in a great spot with easy access to everything you want to do. It is also quiet and peaceful with a beautiful water view from poolside. The manager Marlene was very accessible to answer any questions and address any concerns. I would highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 31-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location, Perfect View, Plenty of Room, Peaceful Paradise

  • 5 of 5

I first cannot say enough good things about this property and the Manager, Marlene. She was on top of everything, very responsive, and truly cared about making our stay a fantastic one. We had extended family with us for this vacation. There were 5 couples and two kids and we never felt cramped. Every bedroom having their own bathroom was ideal. The bedrooms were set up where we all felt like we had great privacy. The pool and patio are amazing. We kayaked and my husband and sons had such fun fishing off the dock. We watched dolphins jump from the ocean while sitting at the pool having cocktails. How pretty and relaxing! The location of the house is close to Publix grocery store, the beach shops, Walgreens, and Starbucks. It was very handy to drive 3 minutes and have everything you need at your finger tips. The house was well stocked and had basically all necessities. The hair dryers, curling irons, and clothes iron ironing board, soap, shampoo are all nice touches in all of the bedrooms. The house is not overly large but very functional and well laid out. Very nice to entertain in due to the open floor plan. Each room has its on thermostat which is nice in a large group that you are able to get your room the temp that you prefer. The neighbors were all friendly as could be and many times offered to help if we needed anything. We thoroughly enjoyed our time at the Hemingway house. We would recommend it for sure and cannot wait to book a trip to go back soon. This may be on our yearly rotation now. Marlene was the perfect host. If I had to come up with something negative, it would be very hard. But one of the guest bedrooms was very bright in the morning but that even wasn’t so bad. My family is very particular and it exceeded are expectations. The place looks nicer in person than the pictures. It was a great vacation and hoping to make it back very soon! If you are ever selling the house, please call us first. :) Thanks again for everything! Perfect Marco trip. 🌴?☀️🍹?

  • Review Submitted: 21-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The perfect set up for our large family

  • 5 of 5

The Hemingway House was perfect for our large extended family. Each family had their own spacious room and bathroom. We loved the large living/kitchen area. It was perfect for cooking all while watching the kids swim. The large slider doors really allowed for that vacation feel. The location of the home was perfect for grocery trips, farmers market, restaurants, beach- everything felt just around the corner. We really enjoyed our week and would highly recommend!!

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Julie for your lovely review. We always try to make sure the guests return from their vacation with a wonderful experience from from their trip. It was a real pleasure meeting you all! You are welcome back anytime. Marlene
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Wind Point. Wisconsin

What a great holiday!

  • 5 of 5

We spent ten days over the Wintr Holidays...three generations in the house at once, and it worked well. It is at the north end of the island, pretty well away from Marco”s bustle. The house is wonderful and is all set up for. One to have a fine vacation. Fish off the dock, row over the river in the kayaks...great kitchen to enterain family.

Marlene is very easy and a joy to work with should you have concerns. All in all, we highly recommend it and have booked the same week next year.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mark, It was a real joy meeting you and your lovely family.I am glad to hear your vacation went well even though the weather was less than perfect. The house looked great after your departure. Looking forward having you again next December. My best, Marlene
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Nearest Airport
48 Miles
Fort Meyers, RSW
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Hammock Bay
Nearest Restaurant
0.9 Miles
Cocomos Bar and Grill
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Tigertail Beach
Car: necessary

Use of kayacs and four bicycles are free but at your own risk, also free use of beach gear and free wifi.

Often there are manatee and dolphin sightings.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £175.98
Pet Fee £70.39
Damage Insurance £55.61

This house is of superior craftsmanship and quality with five bedrooms and five connecting bathrooms.It has a wraparound water view onto Bimini Bay. A beautiful saltwater pool with multiple seating areas throughout the lanai will
invite you to a beautiful stay.

In the event of a cancellation there is a ten percent cancellation fee up to 60 days of arrival. After that the reservation becomes nonrefundable.

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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