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MAGNIFICENT OCEAN VIEW w/35' of DOCKAGE!! Many activities. Great Rates for 2017!

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 941 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Large 2 Bedroom / 2 Bath - Sleeps 6. Gated Resort. On Canal, 3 lots from Ocean

This home is newly decorated in the colors of the ocean with hardwood flooring throughout the home and central air conditioning. Two bedroom, 2 bath home includes cable TV and Internet, full kitchen with microwave and dishwasher, washer & dryer, dining area for four with additional counter space, brand new queen sleeper sofa, washer/dryer, ceiling fans, ice-maker. Master bedroom includes queen bed, 2nd bedroom includes twin bed with trundle and private bath w/shower. Main bath includes standing shower. Sleeps total of 6. Venture Out community is a safe, gated community. Park your boat or kayak right outside your front door on the canal, or just relax and enjoy your mosaic picnic table and 4 patio chairs, and Weber charcoal barbeque. Only 7 steps up or down to main floor of home, all one level. Community includes swimming pool, hot tub, on-site marina with gas available, as well as fresh-water boat cleaning area. Fishing is also available off the bay front. Tennis courts, bocce ball and water fitness classes are available. ATM and convenience store means you never have to leave the property.

Driving Distance: 3 Hours from Miami, and 3 1/2 Hours from FT. Lauderdale. 20 Minutes from Key West and Big Pine Key, home of the famous Key Deer.

SPECIAL!!! -- AUTOMATIC 10% DISCOUNT IF YOU STAY 30 DAYS OR MORE!! See monthly quoted rates.

Gated Community requires separate payment to Venture Out by check or cash (no credit card) of $53.75 upon arrival. Non-refundable security deposit protection of $45.00 is due at final payment. A final cleaning fee of $110.00 will be added. Monroe County taxes are 5.0%, and Florida State taxes are 7.5%, for a total tax amount of 12.5%.

I request 50% down payment, with additional balance payable 60 days before rental. I will work with you if your rental is several months in advance on the down payment.

Kayak rental and delivery is available nearby, as is boat rental.

Pets must be spayed or neutered; $100 refundable pet deposit is required if pet stays with you.

More Details

Owner
Rick Altra
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 October, 2017

About Rick Altra

Come visit our home and make it yours for however long you can stay. We are from Michigan, but now live in the Keys year round. The weather in the Keys makes it beautiful year-round, and we love the blue and green colors of the ocean. Leave the snow behind for a weekend, a week, or a month or more.

Rick Altra purchased this cottage in 2016

Why Rick Altra chose Lower Florida Keys

We love this property because we can sit on the deck and fish, or just gaze at the Ocean and island located right off the end of the canal. You have everything you need and more, which is so much better than staying in a hotel!

What makes this cottage unique

Being located in the lower keys on the small island of Cudjoe Key, you can get away from the traffic and noise of Key West or larger islands, but....you are close enough to take a beautiful drive and be amidst the best of everything the islands have to offer. A month is still not long enough to see everything, so keep coming back year after year.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Cudjoe Key in Monroe County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 941 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • resort ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2nd Bedroom - Private - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Main Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Living Room w/Queen Sofa Sleeper - 2 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Masseuse located on Spanish Main Drive. Best Nails Salon next to Winn Dixie on Big Pine Key. Favorite restaurants nearby: Boondocks (great happy hour) Looeu Reef - locals, low cost, great specials (if head north from Cudjoe Key it is located on the right before you get to Big Pine Key. On the way to Cudjoe Key for the Mainland: On the Island of Islamorada -- Lazy Days (next to Bud & Mary's marina). Pretty long drive if coming back north from Cudjoe Keys Hogs Heaven Sports Bar on Island of Islamorada. Favorite Restaurant in Key West: El Siboney (cuban food -- a must!!) Good pizza place in Key West in the shopping center where Pier 1 is located Boat Rental: $100/4 hrs Dolphin Marina, Mile Marker 28 (we are at MM22).

Reviews

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MAGNIFICENT OCEAN VIEW w/35' of DOCKAGE!! Many activities. Great Rates for 2017!
average rating of 4.3809524 based on 21 reviews
5

Great location, nice house!

  • 5 of 5

My family of 6 stayed for a week at the end of July. The house is on secure property with a pool, store, etc. There's also the water right outside the back door. My kids had so much fun fishing on the back porch area. The kitchen has most item needed to cook meals so it cuts down on eating out. The AC is cold. The bed in the master bedroom could use a new mattress as it's very noisy more than uncomfortable. The TV is limited as well but you can bring a fire stick if you have one or use apps on a tablet device. Truthfully, we were so busy enjoying the Keys and Key West that we hardly turned the TV on. All in all we enjoyed staying in this development and house. It's 20 miles to Key West and right next to Big Pine as well. Great location, nice place to stay.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Stay

  • 4 of 5

My family and I enjoyed our vacation very much. The accommodations were perfect for my family. Very clean and provided everything you would need during your visit. I did make some suggestions to the owner for "improvements" and he was very receptive. I would definitely stay here again! The owner was very informative and responsive when I had some questions. Great area, offers many amenities as well. Also not very far from Key West!. Fishing off the dock was the "highlight" for our kids. I am very happy we found this home for our stay :)

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great

  • 4 of 5

Overall great! The furniture was very worn, especially the couch! But a great stay

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

Clean charming stay

  • 5 of 5

This property exceeded our expectations; it was clean, secure and near by many attractions. The process checking in and out was flawless. We hope to be back soon!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Quiet, secure neighborhood

  • 3 of 5

If you are going to the Keys to relax this may be worth renting. Home is clean but definitely needs updating and some minor repairs. No TV's in bedrooms and a 32 inch TV in the living room. I enjoy watching sports in the evening and the home didn't get 1 sports channel. Only basic local channels. I contacted owner and was told they often have trouble with the cable and I could drive 20 minutes to a sports bar to watch sports. After 5 nights we packed up and left 2 days early.

Location...we landed up doing a lot of driving to go shopping or eat.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing property

  • 5 of 5

Very accommodating

  • Review Submitted: Jun 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
21 Miles
Key West
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Boondocks
Nearest Golf
19 Miles
Key West
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Square Grouper
Nearest Beach
14 Miles
Bahia Honda State Park
Car: recommended

Marina with ATM/Convenience store on site, gated community, community library on site. Community pool as well as ocean swimming. Gas and boat cleaning with fresh water available at marina. Hot tub, community center, tennis, bocce ball courts, fitness classes. Fish off the canal right in front of the home with 35 ft. concrete dockage and cleats. Home is three houses in from the ocean, so ocean view with island is available. Only 21 miles from Key West, Florida, with lots of shopping and restaurants. Beautiful beaches and snorkeling at Ft. Zachary State Park on Key West, or at Bahia Honda State Park, just 15 miles from home. Boat rental, snorkeling expeditions, scuba diving off Louee Key Reef, deep sea fishing, local fishing, kayaking among the mangroves nearby, bicycle rentals, swimming in pool or ocean right on site, picnicking. Relax or be as busy as you want.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Cudjoe Key, Florida Keys

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Season 2017B
1 May 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£522
for 3 nights
From
£115
£945
£3,162
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£561
for 3 nights
From
£128
£1,030
£3,162
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £75.82
Booking Fee £30.33 + Tax
Cleaning Fee £87.19 + Tax
Pet Fee £75.82 + Tax
Property Damage Protection £44.73
Tax Rate 12.5%

Cancellation fee 60 days or more before check-in date is 15% of rent.
Gated Community requires separate payment to Venture Out by check or cash (no credit card) of $53.75 upon arrival.
Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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