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MAGNIFICENT OCEAN VIEW w/35' of DOCKAGE!! Many activities. Great Rates for 2018!

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, 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. Refundable security deposit is $100, damage protection insurance is $59. Cleaning fee is $115.00. 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
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 May, 2018

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 Cudjoe Key

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 2018!
average rating of 4.37931 based on 29 reviews
3

Great weekend

  • 3 of 5

Great location! Needs updating, beds were uncomfortable. But the canal access was awesome. The community was clean and pretty.

  • Review Submitted: 06-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Windsor Ontario Canada
5

Very Nice

  • 5 of 5

Plenty of room for the two of us..As pictured, very comfortable, The view was very nice and the neighbors were friendly. Close to Key West which was great. Did not want to leave and go back home to the cold. Like the security of Venture Out. Lots of activities to keep you busy if your bored. Pool and Hot Tub were Great. Would go back. Couple bikes would have topped it off.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

beautiful view on the canal

  • 4 of 5

we had a good view. right on the canal with ocean view. The bed in the master squeaked some. House was clean. Some updating needed.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

This house was very nice and we enjoyed it.

  • 4 of 5

The house was great and so was the owner. The gated community was good but security stays up your butt like you are being watched all the time !

They say pet friendly but no pets allowed within 50 feet of the pool deck or near the hot tub ( and they are watching with surveillance ) and make no allowances for service animals which I have ! A crazy women near the pool side of the street called security when she seen my dog and started screaming at my husband about the dog and then called police !

This was a bit dramatic all because of a service dog ! So ask to see the DO NOT signs for Venture Out before booking !

  • Review Submitted: 31-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Hollywood
5

Nice quiet property on the ocean!

  • 5 of 5

This was a great stay for my family we loved having the outdoor space with the dock ,this home included most of the basic items needed and was clean & comfy. Short drive to key west .

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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wooler,ontario
5

A nice place to relax

  • 5 of 5

House was clean and the beds where very comfortable the owner was very helpful and responds quick

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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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

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £85.4
Pet Fee £74.26
Damage Insurance £43.81
Damage Deposit £74.26

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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