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Beautiful Home on Canal, W/Boat Ramp & Dock, Bikes, & Kayaks

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 - 31 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

This fully furnished light and airy 3 bedroom 2 bath home has been newly remodeled to include a granite kitchen with all new appliances and all the comforts of home. The openness of the living room has cathedral ceilings and a great view of the Sunset every night. For entertainment there is a brand new 46" LED HDTV connected to Dish Network. And for quiet reflection, there is a covered porch off the living room with a great view of the water to sip your morning coffee. The Master Suite has a king size bed with a flat screen 32" HDTV and private full bath. The guest room features fantastic Water and Sunset Views and has a queen sized bed. The second guest room is located upstairs via a spiral staircase and features new Cherry flooring and 2 twin beds.

Located at the end of a quiet dead end street, the home sits on the corner of 2 canals with over 170 ft of water front. Ample dockage available as well as your private boat ramp to launch small vessels, jet skis, kayaks, zodiacs, etc. Ample room for trailer parking. Bring your own boat or rent one from several nearby brokers.

The homes location is ideal for trips to the reef and back country water. There are no Bridges to encumber your direct access to the ocean. A short boat ride straight out will land you on a small reef off Newfound Harbor/Little Palm Island where it is streaming with a fantastic array of fish. This is a great place to get your feet wet before heading out to the World Renowned Looe Key Reef. The Most Spectacular Diving and Snorkeling in The United States! Some of the species You will most likely see will be, Turtles, Goliath Groupers, Angels, Parrots and Puffers to name a few. Just a little further out to deeper water and you will Encounter some of the Best Sport Fishing that only the Florida Keys can offer.

For the Landlubbers, we are ideally located a short drive from both Key West and Marathon. Within minutes you can enjoy all the thrills of Key West's Mallory Square Entertainers at Sunset , walk the Famous Duval Street, dine at some of the best cuisines on Earth and tour the Hemingway House, Mel Fishers museum and the Key West Lighthouse or take the Trolley about town. There's plenty to do and experience. Heading North to Marathon you will find great bird sanctuaries, Bahi Honda State Park and Sombrero Beach which has beach volleyball courts.

Keywords: A-frame, custom home, waterfront, canalfront, Dock, swimming, Kayaks, Canal, Bikes, Kayaks

More Details

Owner
Joe Mittler
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
25 April, 2018

About Joe Mittler

Our family has been traveling to the Keys since 1994. We fell in love with the Island Chain many years ago and finally realized our dream and bought our home. We have rented many different homes throughout the Keys and have an appreciation for what makes a great vacation home.

Joe Mittler purchased this house in 2011

Why Joe Mittler chose Breezeswept Beach Estates

•Located on the corner of 2 canals with a great view of the sunset and view of the water

•Located on a quiet dead end street, a mile away from US 1

•Oceanside of the island, near Looe Key Reef, short 5 minute idle to open water (No bridges)

•Dock as well as all the amenities of home, just bring your clothes!

•Two Tiki bars an restaurants within a couple miles

•About ten minutes to Bahia Honda Beach and State park (Rated a top 10 Beaches in US)

•If you are in the mood for hustle and bustle, Key West is only a short drive away.

What makes this house unique

The Ocean is a fantastic place to be awe struck. Our home is close to two of the largest Tiki Bar/Restaurants in the Lower Keys that has nightly live entertainment and great food. Located a half mile down the road, is Boondocks, which has the Only Putt-Putt course in the Lower Keys.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Breezeswept Beach Estates in Ramrod Key

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Deck, boat dock, boat ramp, outdoor shower,

Reviews

Exceptional! 4.9/5 -
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Beautiful Home on Canal, W/Boat Ramp & Dock, Bikes, & Kayaks
average rating of 4.95 based on 20 reviews
erie, pa.
5

Another year, another great time

  • 5 of 5

Once again we very much enjoyed our stay on Ramrod Key. Every year the house has more than lived up to our expectations! Very resonably priced, great canal location, and always clean and ready for us to arrive.

The owners are always interested in making sure our stay is a good one, and it showed even more this year, as everything was well back to normal from the hurricane.

After spending the last 7 winter's on Ramrod, I believe that this home to be the best value on the key.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely amazing recovery from Hurricane Irma!

  • 5 of 5

I love the location of this house at the end of the street so you can watch the boats going up and down the main canal. And now with the mangroves across the canal being thinned out by the hurricane, you can see the ocean and the next Key from the porch. The house is clean, comfortable, and bright. The owners stock it with all the paper towels, toilet paper, laundry detergent, and cleaning supplies you’ll ever need. And there are kayaks and two brand new cruiser bikes in the storage area. Can’t go wrong with this house!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A bit storm battered, but still a wonderful place to be - location, location, location.

  • 5 of 5

This property is close to just about everything in the Keys - beaches, shopping, and, of course, Key West. We were concerned, with reports of Hurricane Irma's impact, that the Keys might not be the best vacation spot for us. We shouldn't have been. We've stayed here for several years now and working with the landlord is easy with any problems (there weren't any this stay) quickly resolved. While the evidence of the storm was everywhere, the progress in removing debris and restoring things to normal (if ever the Keys can be "normal") in the month we were there was remarkable. This property had been cleaned up and the only evidence of the storm were some damaged palm trees and a missing deck. The main canal was blocked when we arrived, but cleared out enough to allow the large dive boat to resume trips to the reef. The biking trail along Highway 1 was also blocked, but that too was cleared within a couple of weeks. This property sustained no observable damage to the living quarters which remain well-equipped and comfortable - really everything you'd need to enjoy the stay - fully equipped kitchen, good cable TV channels (who stays indoors???), laundry supplies, extra paper towels and TP, detergents - everything you'd need is provided. The only issue we had was with the bedroom pillows but we travel everywhere with our own so that wasn't really an issue. You're on your own for food if you don't want to prepare your own but there are several choices for eating out on this Key - Boondocks and Five Brothers and the Dive Tiki locally, and too many other choices in the area to mention. And Big Pine Key is a short drive away and has a good grocery store and other shopping choices, including a weekly weekend flea market. The kayaks and the new bikes are an added plus and the new dock to replace the one destroyed in the storm is great. We missed the big deck, but there was gravel placed there and that area was great for sunning and watching the boats go up and down the canals. The neighborhood was buzzing with repairs to homes that had been damaged (tornadoes, we were told, did much of the damage on this Key) but that was not as much a distraction as a sign of a resilient group of neighbors, who, to a person, were friendly and helpful in spite of the losses that some had suffered. I can't think of a better place to stay, which is why we've returned here the past few years and look forward to returning again next winter.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Three Lakes wi
5

House was very nice and clean

  • 5 of 5

This place is very nice with a vaulted ceiling and walk in tile shower in the master bath .

Dock space is good and the neighborhood is of course very good .

The owners are very professional and do an excellent job maintaining this property.

I would certainly rent from them again were I venturing to the keys !!

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great house, great location.

  • 5 of 5

Lots of things to do, fishing was great even from the dock. We caught dinner from the dock several times.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great vacation getaway

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful stay at this beautiful home on Ramrod Key. It was very comfortable and well equipped. This home fit our needs perfectly. The loft bedroom was great to have when two of our grandchildren came to visit for a week. They loved it ! Having two kayaks and four bikes available was a big plus. The access ramp to the canals is another big plus making it easy to launch the kayaks. We love the central location and being at the end of the street where you have the canal on two sides of the property. We would highly recommend this home to anyone.

Also want to say what a pleasure it was working with the owner. He made everything run seamlessly. Great Experience!

  • Review Submitted: 09-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
27 Miles
Key West international
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Looe Key Tiki Bar
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Little Palm Ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Boondocks mini golf
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Overseas Highway (US-1)
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Boondocks
Nearest Beach
10 Miles
Bahia Honda State Park
Nearest Point of Interest
Looe Key Dive Charter
Nearest Point of Interest
Looe Key Tiki Bar
Nearest Point of Interest
Boondocks

Enjoy the use of 2 adult beach cruiser bikes and one kids bike. 2, two person Kayaks. Short drive to Key West

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Breezeswept Beach Estates, Lower 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
 
Winter
16 Dec 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
28 night minimum stay
£2,683
for 28 nights
£2,866
 
 
May
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
28 night minimum stay
£2,005
for 28 nights
£2,140
 
 
Summer
1 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
28 night minimum stay
£2,683
for 28 nights
£2,866
 
 
Lobster Month
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
31 night minimum stay
£3,028
 
 
My Standard Rate
28 night minimum stay
£2,759
for 28 nights
£2,947
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £107.65 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £358.85
Tax Rate 12.5%

Months containing special events or holidays may be subject to a special rate.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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