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Mermaid Cove- ON DUVAL STREET! Sleeps 12

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
12
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
2 - 5 nights

About the property

4 units in a 3-building private complex

Located at the artsy 1200 block of world famous Duval Street, Mermaid Cove is the ideal affordable getaway for your Key West vacation. You are in the heart of historic Old Town Key West, where an eclectic mix of restaurants, art galleries, beaches, bars, museums and night life are within walking or biking distance. Out the front door is Banana Café, the perfect place to start your day with a delectable breakfast.

Mermaid Cove features four separate units (two cottages and two apartments), each with a private entrance and all decorated and furnished in charming tropical fashion. The units surround a central courtyard with outdoor patio furniture and a large gas BBQ grill. Mermaid Cove allows you to gather as a group, but also have privacy. With accommodations for up to 12 people, it is perfect for extended families, a bunch of friends or several couples.

Unit 1 is an upstairs unit with a king bed, full kitchen, bath with shower and living room with full sleeper sofa and a wall-unit air conditioner. The living room has a large flat-screen TV/DVD player and French doors that open onto a deck with table and chairs. It sleeps 4.

Unit 2 is downstairs with a queen bed, bath with shower, mini kitchen with under-the-counter fridge, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, blender, TV/DVD and a wall-unit air conditioner. Sleeps 2.

Unit 3 is free standing and has a king bed with French doors that open onto the central courtyard. The bath includes a shower. The kitchen has a mini-fridge, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, blender, TV/DVD and wall-unit air conditioner. Sleeps 2.

Unit 4 is at the rear of the courtyard and features natural cedar walls. At the entrance is a beautiful mosaic tiled 20-foot wall with a one-of-a-kind mural of a Key West beach scene with a Mermaid! This unit features a queen bed and two twin beds, kitchen with a mini-fridge, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, blender, flat screen TV/DVD, small sitting area/dining table and wall-unit air conditioner. The bath includes a shower. Sleeps 4.

More Details

Property Manager
Key West Hideaways
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 February, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Mermaid Cove was perfect. We had a group of 9 for a bachelor party. The location was perfect and the setup was ideal. If you have a group and you are looking for a place that gives you the togetherness and also the ability to have your own little sleeping section, Mermaids Cove is it. I wouldn't hesitate to rent or stay at this place next time i go to Key West.
Jul 2013
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Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(9 traveller reviews)

Mermaid Cove- ON DUVAL STREET! Sleeps 12
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 10 reviews
5

Soooo this was perfect.

  • 5 of 5

This place was perfect for a big group. I literally have nothing bad to say. It's worth every penny you spend. I'd give it 10 stars if I could. Everyone has there own areas when they want them and then the social spot on the deck in the middle. Thanks again

  • Review Submitted: Feb 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great decision!

  • 5 of 5

We were in Key West for the wedding of one of my children. (The newlyweds had their own place.) My other three children, their spouses and children and my husband and I stayed at Mermaid Cove. It worked perfectly for us! The enclosed courtyard was wonderful for little kids as they were essentially "locked in" and we didn't have to constantly corral them. Each family had their own space, yet we could gather as a group when need be! We did have an AC issue the first night, but it was remedied before bed the next night. They are very prompt in taking care of problems. Having a washer and dryer onsite was extremely handy as well. There was a new establishment next door that had installed security lights that did not shut off. I simply called them each night and they turned them off for us. I know the Key West Hideaways property manager was working on the situation when we left. Definitely a wonderful setting for a large group. Location was fantastic! Wedding was wonderful :-)

I would definitely consider staying here again!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Good times in Key West

  • 4 of 5

This space is in a great location on Duval St. with easy access to all that Key West has to offer. Go to the Rum Bar down the street and ask for Jill! We had a large group and it accommodated us nicely. The central courtyard was great for gathering as a group and entertaining as expected. Very easy check-in/out process as well.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to review Mermaid Cove. We are glad you had a fun time in Key West and hope you come back and stay with us soon. Key West Hideaways Staff
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Nice Location

  • 3 of 5

Nice location, walking distance to shops and southern most point. Each Cottage is unique in its own individual way. Was nice for family members. Upon arrival there was no clean sheets for the sleeper sofa, Management Company was called. They said would send someone over with sheets, never happened in four days. Units were what we call Key West Clean, tolerable but not really clean. Liked the location but not sure would return because response time (or lack of) of Management Company.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear guest, we are very sorry to hear that we failed to respond to your issue on a timely matter. Our cleaning staff is working very hard to make the units clean and fresh for our guests, but unfortunately sometimes they miss something. I hope this was not and issue that ruined your stay. We will work on trying to eliminate these kinds of issues in the future. Best regards, Key West Hideaways staff
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Great Location, Great House for Large Groups

  • 5 of 5

I traveled with a group of about 8 people. The place is extremely well laid out. There was plenty of room for all of us. The courtyard is a great place to hang out and enjoy the beautiful Key West weather. Its within walking distance to all of the sights and sounds that Duval Street has to offer.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to review Mermaid Cove. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to see you again very soon.
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5

Perfect for Us!

  • 5 of 5

Our group included 4 couples with a desire to be together in a common area but with private sleeping accommodations. This eclectic property provided all our needs. It's location on the quieter end of Duval Street was enjoyed by all. We rented bikes and found all of Duval Street accessible. Randy represented the Owner well and the in/out process was painless. The security deposit was returned to us in a timely manner. We recommend this property!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking time to review Mermaid Cove. We are glad you had a great time in Key West and we look forward to your next visit with us.
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Location

Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
South Beach
Car: not necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Uptown/Upper Duval, Key West

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Peak 2017
2 Jan 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
2 night minimum stay
£1,211
for 2 nights
From
£448
 
 
Spring 2017
1 May 2017 - 29 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
£3,345
for 4 nights
From
£758
 
 
July 4th
30 Jun 2017 - 5 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£3,345
for 4 nights
From
£758
 
 
Summer 2017
6 Jul 2017 - 13 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£2,986
for 4 nights
From
£668
 
 
Poker Run
14 Sep 2017 - 18 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£3,345
for 4 nights
From
£758
 
 
Fantasy Fest 2017
23 Oct 2017 - 30 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£4,551
for 5 nights
From
£847
 
 
Power Boat Races
6 Nov 2017 - 12 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£4,551
for 5 nights
From
£847
 
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
£3,703
for 4 nights
From
£847
 
 
Hollidays
22 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£4,999
for 5 nights
From
£937
 
 
Season 2018
3 Jan 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£3,703
for 4 nights
From
£847
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
£3,165
for 4 nights
From
£713
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £199 + Tax
Vacation Rental Damage Protection £0
Refundable Damage Deposit £399
Processing £80 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

Rates from $395 - $995
Minimum stay from 4 nights to 6 nights

Please call for exact rates and conditions

Deposit of approximately 50%, balance due 30 days prior to arrival. We accept all major credit cards.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Uptown/Upper Duval in Lower Florida Keys

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • village
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
  • 4 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Unit 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeps 4
    Unit 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Sleeps 2
    Unit 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Sleeps 2
    Unit 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , Sleeps 4
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets considered
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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