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This Is Your Key To Family Fun On The Beach, or Just Relaxing

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,000 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

This Is Your Key To Family Fun on the beach, boating, or just relaxing

Enjoy the roof top terrace with your own private hot tub over looking a fantastic view of the Gulf. Included during your stay is complimentary membership in the Cabana Club, featuring a private sand beach and pool side service located 5 minutes away in Key Colony

This 3 bedroom/3 bath house as everything you need for a memorable stay. It is located in the gated community of Bougainvillea Villas approximately 150 feet from the ocean. We are near Vaca Cut between Grassy Key and Vaca Key for easy access to the Atlantic Ocean as well as the Gulf of Mexico. There is a heated waterfront pool and a dock area where you can fish , launch a kayak or just sit and enjoy the view.

Enjoy membership in a private beach and pool club less than half a mile away. The Cabana Club is located on the ocean and features a private beach and an Island bar and lounge located pool side. Enjoy daily drink specials, local entertainment, and pampering by an outstanding staff.

This beautifully furnished home features indoor living on two floors served by an elevator and undercover parking for two cars. A 700 square foot roof top open air living area is a great place too lounge in the sun or enjoy the incredible view from your own private hot tub. The Master suit has a private balcony, king size bed, 40 inch T.V., and an in suite bath with whirl pool tub, and separate shower. Bedroom2 has 2 twin beds with one trundle, T.V., and an in suite bath with tub/shower. The 3rd bedroom has a King size bed, a twin sofa bed and adjoining bath. The living/dining area has a back bar with granite counter top and 60 inch T.V. with Netflix. There is a DVD player, Wii and a fax/copy machine. The deck off the living room has table and chairs and a gas grill for outside dining. The gourmet kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher, double oven, micro-wave, and a double door refrigerator with filtered water. There is top of the line washer/dryer, wireless internet access through out and free local and domestic long distance calling. Each bedroom has luxury linens and each bath is supplied with plush towels, toilet paper, soap, body wash, shampoo and hair dryers. In addition paper towels, dishwasher soap, trash bags, laundry soap are also supplied. All you need to bring is yourself.

A marina slip for a boat up to 32 feet in length may be rented across the street for an additional fee.

Fourth of July week is July 3rd through the 10th. Mini Lobster week is July 24th through the 30th. The first week of Lobster season begins on the 30th. Christmas week 2016 is anywhere from the 17th of December to the 30th, but not beyond the 3oth. New Years week 2017 begins on the 30th of December. Otherwise, we have any day check in policy and a minimum 7 nights.

Brett Thompson is your host and lives in Marathon. He is happy to provide you with recommendations for local attractions and answer any questions you might have. You can contact him at

Marathon Vacation Rental License #PLR2017-00442

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Brett Thompson
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 July, 2018

What makes this villa unique

The roof top hot tub not only has a fantastic view of the gulf but its unique location places you high above and virtually out of reach of those little biting insects that flourish on the ground floor and are indigenous to the Keyes.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Marathon in Monroe County

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower)
  • Three bathrooms, Master bath in suite with whirlpool and separate shower, 2nd bath in suite with tub/shower, 3 bath adjoining bedroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Three Bedrooms, 2 king size beds, 2 twin beds, twin sleeper sofa, 1 trundle
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • Shelling
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Marina slip for boat up to 32 feet available for additional charge.


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(24 traveller reviews)

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This Is Your Key To Family Fun On The Beach, or Just Relaxing
average rating of 4.875 based on 24 reviews

Enjoyed it very much.

  • 4 of 5

The house was beautiful. Very accommodating, convenient to everything.

  • Review Submitted: 23-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent property!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful vacation! The house was very comfortable and fit our family perfectly. The rooftop views are beautiful. We enjoyed the pool and hot tub. The property was very clean and the owners take exceptional care of the property.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best vacation ever!

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time! The house is perfectly located in the middle of the keys (close to the DRC, Turtle Hospital, Sombrero Beach and more!). Our kids loved fishing off the dock and swimming in the pool. The property is on a gated street so it was very quiet and felt safe. We ended up purchasing 2 fishing rods from Captain Hook's Marina and also took a snorkeling trip with them. We went to Key West twice (once for the sunset celebration and once for some shopping and lunch). We also loved Sunset Grill (the kids could swim in the pool or fish off the dock while we sat at the table). The house was perfect and Brett and Meaghan were super responsive. I texted one day to see if there was a blender in the house and Brett brought one over the next day. The other things included (beach towels, bath towels, shampoo, soap, spices, etc) made packing really easy! I think our favorite part of the trip was sitting in the rooftop hot tub every night looking at the stars with the kids. Memories of a lifetime! Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 11-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfectly placed and home away from away

  • 5 of 5

We had extremely high hopes for this property after reading other reviews and seeing pics of the property. We were not let down!! Our host Brett was amazing, tended to every need we had and has a great sense of humor. The home itself is beautifully decorated, of course ocean themed, and is immaculate. Usually you have a little mess to clean up when you stay somewhere but not here; Brett tended to EVERYTHING before we arrived. The only thing needed at this home was our food. Cabinets are labeled for easy use, the showers/baths are stocked with shampoo and body wash, the towels were freshly laundered and folded; it was just a quick, easy unpack and begin Vaca!

The view from the rooftop deck is amazing! One side shows the channel and boats heading to the Gulf, the other shows you the Atlantic; sunrises and sunsets are beautifully viewed. The hot tub is an added bonus!

If you're looking to stay in the Keys, this home is conveniently located in Marathon. You enter the Keys, stay in Marathon, and you're only an hour from Key West. Several area attractions are nearby, like the Glass Bottom Boat, Lady Marathon Party Boat Charters, and the Seven Mile Bridge. Couldn't ask for a better vacation rental!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Appears to be very new and well kept.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay despite the cold later in the week. The house was very well stocked with kitchen supplies, towels,etc. The included membership in the Cabana Beach club is definitely a plus.Had a small issue with the grill and it was promptly taken care of.

Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Couldn't Be Better

  • 5 of 5

Spent one week with my wife, son, daughter in-law and 3 year old grand son at this property and had the time of our lives. Besides all the attractions and activities its amenities were first rate in every way, from the roof top deck with spectacular views and a hot tub, to the community pool. The house itself is beautiful and very well furnished and decorated. The bedrooms are all placed nicely around the house so as to provide a good deal of privacy and quiet while the rest of the house is being fully utilized and lived in by the other guests. The A/C unit worked perfectly which was needed to provide relief during the day and a good nights sleep as this was an extremely hot week week in August. The house is very well stocked with basic supplies in the kitchen and more than enough beach towels to use at the pool and beaches. Brett who was there to great us on our arrival could not have been any nicer or of any more help and was just a phone call away ready to fix any problems or answer any questions, We will not have to look for any other properties on our next stay in Marathon or any where else in the middle keys for that matter as we have found everything we could want right here.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Key West
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Island Fish Company on the water
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Key Colony
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Overseas Highway
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Tarpon Creek
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Key Colony
Car: recommended

Located on Vaca Cut between Grassy Key and Vaca Key for easy access to the Atlantic Ocean as well as the Gulf of Mexico. Vaca is Spanish for 'cow' and refers to the numerous Manatees or sea cows that inhabit the waters in this area. Beaches Close by: Key Colony Beach, Coco Plum Beach with restroom facilities, Sombrero Beach with playground, pavilions, grills. restrooms with showers, and Bahia Honda Beach and park with full facilities and water sports. Other attractions that are fun include The Turtle hospital where you can view sea turtles up close, An Aquarium, and the Dolphin Research center. You are only 30 minutes from the theater of the Sea where you can swim with the dolphins.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Marathon, Florida Keys

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
3 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Sep 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Christmas Week
22 Dec 2018 - 29 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
New Year(begins 4 pm, 12/29)
30 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Spring High Season
6 Jan 2019 - 15 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £152.96
Property Damage Protection £75.72

Rates are subject to change until reservation is received.
Cancelation Policy: With 10 days notice:
30 days before check-in date for reservations made 2 months or less in advance.
60 days before check-in date for reservations made more than 60 days in advance.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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