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Beach Chic with an Ocean View

Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom with Ocean Views

We also have another recently renovated condo in the Shipyard called The Key West Hen (4218064) with vaulted ceilings. Everything is brand new and just as beautiful! Check it out as well!

If you're coming for any of the events that Key West offers you can see the parades from our balcony! Fantasy Fest, Speed Boat races and many others are right in front of you.

Welcome to your home away from home and enter through the canopy of trees to the secure, patrolled Shipyard Condominium's in the desirable Truman Annex Complex. We are one of the few in the Shipyard with an ocean view. Professionally designed to maximize relaxation and encourage adventure.

Relax on the balcony with your glass of wine and you're bound to see a cruise ship, sailboat or parasailer pass by. It's the perfect seat to watch the parades or boat races. Fort Zachary Taylor State Beach is a 2 minute bike ride away. This wonderful home has been newly decorated with a beach chic theme, comfortable outdoor furniture, professionally designed bedrooms with new queen beds in each room , fully stocked kitchen, living room, washer/dryer. Some of the amenities include WIFI, SMART TV's, and an assigned parking spot . Steps from the world famous Duval Street, sunset celebration and all the downtown action one desires. You are only one block down from The Green Parrot, rated the 3rd best bar in America. The Shipyard is the closest residential location to Fort Zachary State Park and Beach. You are in the heart of Old Town, Mallory Square (sunset celebration) and on the grounds of Harry Truman's Little White House located in Truman Annex, a secure enclave of historic and exclusive residences, Truman Annex is the most exclusive and magnificent development in Old Town Key West with wide streets lined with multi-million dollar homes that are landscaped with 30’ palms and exotic flowering plants. It is just a short stroll to the Historic “Little White House” where President Truman called home whenever he could. You are close by the warm tropical waters of the Gulf of Mexico where you can hop on a fishing boat for flats or deep sea fishing, take the Ferry to Sunset Key for lunch or dinner, go parasailing, snorkeling, diving, shopping, dining or wherever your dreams might take you. Just another short stroll takes you to Mallory Square where the world renowned “Sunset Celebration” occurs every day! This event is a “don’t miss” of things to do in Key West.

We provide all of your kitchen essentials, just bring the cook, spices, and the food! Spacious living room where the living room doors open up into the private deck making your vacation a true Tropical experience.

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Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 March, 2017

About Alicia

I love to travel and Key West, Florida is my favorite place to decompress. Key West has everything you could ever want in a vacation from relaxation and beautiful views to the busyness and excitement of Duval. I love that I can have a relaxing day at home or head out to Duval where something is always happening.

Alicia purchased this condo in 2015

Why Alicia chose Key West

I had visited Key West many years ago and the Truman Annex has been embedded in my memory since that first time. I love the safe, clean, and timeless look the Annex has and the location is the best on the Island.

What makes this condo unique

We have an ocean view from our balcony and one of our bedrooms. The other side of the house has a view of the palm tree lined paths. Its an enjoyable spot to head out for a busy night and is equally relaxing to stay in and enjoy the beautiful surroundings. One of my favorite things to do is head to Fort Zach Beach which is a stones throw away from my door.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Truman Annex in Key West

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 680 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 4
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Built in Shelving
  • Beautiful Large Upgraded Shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Beautifully decorated!
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Beautifully decorated!
  • Luxurious Sheets, Beautiful Decor, Closet has built ins for clothing, Ceiling Fan, SMART TV's
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
A professionally designed oasis within the Shipyard Condominiums. We've aimed to make our home a place you will enjoy while on vacation.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

Beach Chic with an Ocean View
average rating of 4.851852 based on 27 reviews
Brighton, MI USA

Very cute and updated. Everything you need is here. Great location walking distance to everthing.

  • 4 of 5

Alicia (owner) was quick to reply to any questions we had. The unit was very clean and comfortable. We enjoyed our time here in Key West! It's a place like no other on earth!!

There is a large construction project going on behind us that created noise during the daylight hrs. Not sure when the water front Park will be completed. Would give it 4 1/2 if not for that!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great place...close to everything. Very quiet

  • 4 of 5


  • Review Submitted: Feb 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Classy homey elegance!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 7th year in Key West Truman Annex Shipyard Condo complex.

We have enjoyed all the units we have rented but Beach Chic is now our favorite.

We loved that it was on the second floor so the light flowed through the unit all day. The porches,back and front, were so wonderful for morning coffee,.afternoon beer and evening wine.Construction was going on close to the complex in a new waterfront park...but it did not impede our relaxation.We look forward to seeing the results next year.

And of course the close proximity of Fort Zach Beach is why we stay in this complex..we rode our bikes daily for beach time and back around 5pm...Best Sunset views!

The bed was very comfortable.We chose to use the bedroom with double window for morning sunrise as well.

The decor was very classy Key West,.and very very clean.We rented bikes from Eaton bikes.They delivered and picked up.perfect!

The most important feature of any rental is the responsiveness of the manager owner...Alicia was great from our first contact in August till our arrival and checkout.Answering all our questions.

We look forward to our Key Vacation next year and will check availabilty on this unit first for sure.

Mary and Michael,Plymouth,Minnesota

  • Review Submitted: Jan 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful condo, we loved it!

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely condo. We were very impressed with the property and surrounding area. The condo was even nicer in person than the photos for the listing, and was spotless upon arrival. Such a relaxing place to stay in Key West.

Unless you are planning on going further up the Keys, you do not need a vehicle if you fly into Key West. Easy cab ride to the condo and bike rentals are the way to go!

We would definitely stay here again. The proximity to both Fort Zachary Taylor State Park and Duval Street was a huge bonus. Thank you Alicia for sharing your wonderful home with us!

Kelly and Jerry

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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An incredible vacation thanks to Alicia and our "home away from home"

  • 5 of 5

First, Alicia is a pleasure to work with; attentive from the get-go, she is responsive to whatever needs or questions we may have. That goes a long way to providing for a great stay. The condo is fantastic - clean and beautifully appointed; we are a family of four - including two college-age kids - but fit into the space fine for 9 nights. Granted, we travel together a lot, so have been together in some very close quarters, but this was wonderful, providing plenty of space - between the bedrooms, the living room, and two balconies - for people to find space together and alone, when desired. Key West is fabulous - so much to do, or not do and simply relax; Zachary Taylor State Park is wonderful and only minutes away - not a typical Caribbean beach with wide expanses of sand (Key West is a deep water port), but still provides a great beach, swimming, picnicking, and particularly - a terrific place to watch the sunset - which we did several times. Duval St. is well, Duval St. - craziness if you want it, particularly in the the highest tourist week of the year - but it was manageable. A memorable highlight was watching the drag show on New Year's Eve and seeing the shoe drop (with the drag queen in it) at midnight! So much fun, and the atmosphere wasn't drunken chaos, but rather, just super fun and friendly with everyone wishing everyone a Happy New Year. The Butterfly Conservatory is just lovely. Really - just rent some bikes and explore - there's is so much at your fingertips and riding around is a great way to soak up the atmosphere of this fun, quirky, friendly place. Tons of restaurants of every type. We enjoyed Siboney for Cuban, Harpoon Harry's for breakfast, Blue Heaven for dinner (but I've heard breakfast is incredible too), Glazed Donuts for the obvious, and on and on.... Should say though that another highlight for us was meals in the condo. We each took a night to make dinner - the kitchen is compact but everything is provided - and so much enjoyed the chance to be in our own home away from home too. Thanks Alicia for a great vacation!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great experience at Beach Chic

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, well appointed condo. Especially liked the 2 balcony porches! Good location within walking distance of everything we wanted to do. Would definitely rent this property again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a great time! I love the double porches too! Come back and stay with us soon.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Truman Annex, Lower Florida Keys

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Island Winter 2017
8 Apr 2017 - 1 May 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
2 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Spring 2017
3 Jun 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
19 Aug 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
1 Oct 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Fantasy Fest 2017
20 Oct 2017 - 29 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Parrot Heads
30 Oct 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Super Boat Races 🌊🚤
4 Nov 2017 - 13 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Thanksgiving 2017
18 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
26 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Christmas 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
New Years 2017
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Island Winter 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 28 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £400
Cleaning £124
Tax Rate 12.5%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Alicia will call you before accepting your reservation to go over the details of your vacation and explain the process. ***Please note 50% is due at time of booking and the balance is due 60 days prior to check in. If you need to cancel please do so prior to your final payment. Thank you.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Key West International
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
The Green Parrot
Nearest Ferry
0.5 Miles
Fort Myers Ferry
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Key West Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
0.1 Miles
Route 1
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Blue Heaven
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Fort Zachary Taylor State Park
Car: not necessary

We are 2 blocks from Duval Street and all other Old Town Key West attractions. Steps from Fort Zachary Taylor State Park and Beach. One block form Mallory Square to celebrate the sunset


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