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Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 14 nights


About the property

DIRECTLY ON THE OCEAN!- UNOBSTRUCTED VIEW- Paradise In The Fabulous Florida Keys


* Sip your favorite beverage while enjoying the ocean view and breezes.

* Your patio is 25 feet from the ocean and 35 feet from the pool. DIRECTLY ON THE OCEAN WITH A DIRECT CLEAR VIEW.

* Our prime FIRST floor END unit location allows you easy access to everything.

* Relax to the waves lapping on the beach!

The condo features two separate suites each with its own private bath, new flat screen TV's, living room with two door walls and new 50 inch flat screen TV, blue tooth stereo, dining room, newly updated kitchen, washer and dryer in laundry room and three nice patios.

The two suite set up provides for privacy and plenty of space.

The kitchen is modern with new stainless appliances, new flatware, cookware, and accessory to make your stay comfortable.

Our rental term usually runs Saturday to Saturday, monthly or two weeks. 14 day minimum.

Our complex is very private, secure, quiet and well maintained. The pool is right on the ocean with lounge chairs and tables with umbrellas. We have a private large fishing pier, fish cleaning station, rod holders and plenty of ocean fish.

The area of Key Colony Beach is private and features its own golf course, restaurants, convenience stores, playgrounds, parks,shops, stores and more all within walking distance.

Marathon has many attractions for everyone from age 1 to 100. See the Marathon Chamber of Commerce site for more details. We have a 'Guide To The Keys' book in the condo with menus, attractions, coupons, maps, fishing charts and more.

We just purchased this condo after falling in love with the area for 16 years, and we look forward for your visit. We welcome you as our guests in paradise!

Thanks much !

More Details

Member since: 2007
Speaks English, German, Spanish, Italian, 14 DAY MINIMUM RENTAL. -NO PETS- PRIVATE WIFI
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
5 September, 2017

About John-

We have been visiting the Keys for 16 years and love the Island atmosphere. While we live in Michigan most if the time this unit is our second home and we try to make sure it has everything a visitor would want. If you have any questions please feel free to ask, we take care of you in person from arrival and hope we can be your guides for the area.

John- purchased this condo in 2013

Why John- chose Central Florida Keys

We have the best location in the complex, direct ocean view and easy access to the pool and fishing pier. Key Colony Beach is a private, secure and friendly island. The ocean view is fantastic and the clean sandy beach great for all water activities.

What makes this condo unique

You are away from it all with all the luxuries of home. Marathon is easy to get around and their is tons to do.

We are licensed and the property has been inspected by the city for safety and code compliance.

Guestbook comments from the owner


Nov 2013
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Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Cabana Breezes Sparkies, Key Colony Inn
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Key Colony
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Cabana Breezes
Car: not necessary

You are 25 feet from the clean sandy beach with a gradual drop off -- great swimming & snorkeling

Marathon is the heart of the Florida keys, world class snorkeling, diving, fishing, and lobster-- enjoy Americas Caribbean with all the modern conveniences - Publix, Win Dixie, Wallgreens, , CVS, Kmart plus many other shopping outlets. Great local shops and stores to explore all within 5 miles


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Key Colony Beach in Monroe County

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • castle
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Suite - Private Master Suite With Private Bath, Doorwall To Patio
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , 2D Suite /Private Bath, Two twin beds, flat screen, closet
  • Master Suite With Private Bath, King Bed, Flat Screen TV, Door Wall To Patio, Closet, WIFI,
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue ...
  • Ski & Snowboard
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • luaus
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


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average rating of 4.0 based on 11 reviews
St. Clair Shores, MI/Midwest, Macomb

Location, location, location

  • 5 of 5

Best location in the building by far and all of the Keys. Right on the beach with a beautiful view and next to the pool. Toughest choice was which one to use first. First floor was very convenient for luggage, groceries, etc. We worked directly with the owners from start to finish and they were very accommodating. The unit was clean and ready to go with everything we needed. Now that we found this spot we will be regulars for sure.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dirty and in need of a LOT of maintenance.

  • 1 of 5

The complex is nice. The condo was not cleaned in spite of prepayment. The owner claimed he had not rented since HOA took over and didn't know he was meant to have it cleaned, but the rental books showed he's had it full. The rental office reported the owner was well aware of the rules. The maid got called, but only changed the sheets and didn't sweep, mop, clean the bathroom, vacuum, etc. The fridge was disgusting! The shower in the master BR has tape on the floor and there is no water flow. Maintenance said the plumbing was from 1975 and the owner would need to make repairs. The shower in the second bath barely functioned. The dryer runs forever. The owner told me this the first night when I had to dry the sheets the maid left in the washer, so I'm guessing he has to be aware of the disrepair. Ceiling lights didn't work, closet doors would not work. Overall, it needs looking after prior to trying to rent it out. It is not up to the complex standard as I've stayed there 2 times prior in other units. The furnishings would be fine if they got washed. They have old dust build up. Overall, very dirty and needs a good deep cleaning. I'll be back to the complex, but not to this unit! I hope the HOA makes some sort of minimum requirement as to the condition of a unit allowed in the rental pool!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sorry, this rental was during a time when the owners were forced to go through the condo management office for rentals. The management took the reservations and the money and the owners had no control over anything. In the fall of 2016 the owners took back control of the rental of their units, with hands on units are ready to go, well maintained and clean. Most of our rentals are return people! Thanks.
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Chicago, ILL

Best Time Ever!

  • 5 of 5

My two friends and I had the time of our lives when we stayed in this beautiful, bright and clean condo. Amazing view, well furnished and very comfortable. The pool is HUGE with a large sundeck and the owners were very nice and easy to work with.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 16, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The place is NOT as advertised

  • 1 of 5

The condo was outdated, closet/dresser drawers broken, super dirty, and lacked promised amenities. Pool/outside area has iguana poop all over it. The fishing pier was the only nice thing about this property.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Please read all our reviews, I personally checked with this guest Saturday evening around 6pm after they arrived at 2pm and her text said, "ALL IS FINE" I did not collect the rent in advance and came by 2 days later and then there was all kinds of problems. Never did she contact me via text or email or phone about the HUGE problems. ? When arrived to pick up the rent she said the condo was dirty so I had it re cleaned IMMEDIATELY a second time by different well respected person. Another one of her complaints was that the TAP water was not cold enough, (Florida Keys in October is 84 degrees every day) but I tried hard to help,went that same day and bought a large container of water, bought a large pitcher and made sure the ice maker was working great. Not much else I could have done. Another complaint, not enough towels, so I bought 12 more new ones the same day, washed them before bringing them over. - I was trying everything to make her happy, did not charge for either cleaning, dropped the agreed rent amount, did not ask for our usual $500 deposit, etc, etc. I came back a day later to try to settle up. Note our complex is very lush and has quality vegetation so there are iguana's there and ALL over the Keys, the complex is VERY VERY well maintained and the grounds are fantastic. I am going to try to get the IGUANAS there to get potty trained to ONE area only. Thanks again to our guests for booking and re-booking with us multiple times, almost all of our guests are return visitors. Thanks and come visit us and enjoy a great condo and location. John S.
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Naples FL

Key Colony Beach

  • 5 of 5

What a fabulous vacation. Weather was great and the condominium was awesome. Close to pool and right on the ocean -perfect!!! Super clean -wonderful headquarters for the tons of fun things we did. Can't wait to come back. Thanks John and Beth Spitzig !!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The place is as advertised

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I are from Michigan and wanted to get away from winter for the month of January and we wanted to go about as far south as you could go so it would be warmer and Marathan Keys was it. We could not have asked for a better place to stay. It was very nice being that close to the ocean every day. My wife loved the large heater pool and joined in with the other women with water aerobics in the mornings. And I loved spending a lot of time on the fishing pier. The people there were very friendly also. The condo was very nice and felt like home. Everything that is said in this listing and the pictures are 100% spot on. It is what is advertised. I would recommend this place to anyone who wants to enjoy a nice quiet relaxing time on the ocean. I am planning on a return trip to this very condo myself.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Key Colony Beach, Florida Keys

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14 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 12.5%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.