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Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 2,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 nights


About the property

Pool+Water front!! Three private living/sleeping areas, 3 1/2 bath


Three separate living/sleeping areas.

1)Main house is fully appointed with flat screen TV, DVD, DVR, Comcast cable, Bose surround sound, 1 large Bedroom with queen bed and a Full bathroom with tub and shower. There is also a Washer and Dryer and a full kitchen with all amenities.

2)Down stairs of the Main house is a man cave with a futon that will comfortably sleep 2 children with its own bathroom. Great pool bathroom.

3)Guest house has living area down stairs, and bedroom with queen bed and bath upstairs.. Water view from the Balcony. 3 TV's, 4 Stereos.

Outback and located next to the canal, there is a private heated pool, exterior shower, and boat access. By the pool there are chairs for lounging by the pool and even a super large umbrella for when the sun is too intense. Since this home is located on a large canal, you can tie your boat up to the seawall. We have cleats along the wall and power and water for your convenience,. We can accommodate small and large boats.

More Details

Frank Stokes
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
16 March, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Summerland Key in Monroe County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Main House Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Guest house bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Main house living area - Toilet
    Man Cave Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Main house bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Guest house - 1 Large Double Bed , Guest house Bedroom is up stairs.
    Man Cave Futon - 1 Large Double Bed , Man Cave has a futon, which converts into a queen bed
  • The Main house features a master suite on the upper level with shower and two sinks. A walk in closet and Bose stereo, make this the perfect place to retreat to after a busy day in the Keys. The laundry room is located on the main level. The man cave, located on the lower level has a high quality duvet which converts into a queen size bed. The man cave is private and has its own bathroom. This a great place for the kids or another couple. The guest house has a sitting area downstairs and a private master suite with queen bed upstairs.
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Minutes away from Key West, snorkeling, diving, jet ski, paddle board, fishing excursions. Visit Hemmingway house, Truman Annex, enjoy street theatre on the water in Key West. Enjoy the night life of Duval Street. Or, enjoy a quiet night at home by the pool with a nice glass of wine. Mandatory Cleaning fee provides for cleaning upon departure, but does not include daily housekeeping or washing of towels.


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average rating of 4.9615383 based on 26 reviews

Great location for a quiet relaxing family vacation

  • 5 of 5

The house location is perfect for both bad and good days in the keys. If the wind is blowing down the keys you can take the day and run out back to the gulf side to play and snorkel around Contents, Snipe, Barracuda keys. Be sure to stop at Tarpon Belly keys and catch the old truck remains and the failed shrimp farm. If it's a calm day you can run out to Looe Key, American Shoal, or go offshore fishing. If it's a sunny afternoon run over to picnic key off little Palm Island and catch sunset from there with a cold beer or a glass of wine. It's what the keys are all about.

The house itself was well laid out, with areas to break away to your self or large enough living area for all to gather together for dinner. The beds were comfortable AC was nice and cold. The pool was awesome to get into after a long day fishing. Having two standard size refrigerators, one upstairs and one downstairs was awesome. We kept our ice and overflow drinks in the downstairs refrigerator and then prepared meals out of the upstairs refrigerator. The kitchen was well stocked with cooking utensils, pots, pans etc. As other's have said being on the runway was a neat novelty. The planes taxing by was a highlight, more than once I went out to the runway to watch a Cessna 210 or a Beechcraft Bonanza land or take off, it was too cool. Neighbors were all very friendly, and personable as they walked their dogs in the morning and afternoons.

The only things lacking were a cleaning station for fish cleaning, and wood or plastic bumpers on the cement sea wall for boat tie off. So if your bringing a boat be sure to bring bumpers, the cement sea wall is solid all the way down, so bumpers will work for all tide changes. There is a boat ramp right at US1 and entrance to the subdivision on the North side of US 1 at the east end of the frontage road. The ramp is a little rough and small but usable for 21'ft or under boats.

The house was perfect for our stay and Frank was very accommodating and quickly responded to questions or requests. If it wasn't for the Monroe county imposing ridiculous regulations against private dwelling weekly rentals I would be bugging Frank asking to reserve the house again for next year. It was really a nice place and we would love to stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, David, for taking the time to review my property. You provided a lot of useful information here for other travelers. I have been asked many times about where to launch a boat. Hopefully travelers will see all this information and have most of their questions answered. Regards, Frank
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Great property and great location

  • 5 of 5

We loved this property! With three separate bedrooms this was perfect for us. It's gave our friends and our son their own bedroom/bathroom and privacy. Great communication with the owner as well. I would recommend this house and would definitely stay again the next time we visit the Keys. Very homey feeling and we felt at home and very comfortable during our stay. Easy access to the grocery store and restaurants and a quick commute to Key West.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing Property!!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first time in the Florida Keys and we fell in love!! This home was everything we needed! We have 3 children ages 14, 12 and 8. They LOVED the pool! It was perfect! My boys enjoyed being right on the private airport strip and ran to front of the house every time they heard a plane!

The beds were very comfortable and the kitchen was equipped with everything you need. We ventured out a lot and found some our favorite places! Boondocks Grill & Putt Putt had amazing food and was fun for the whole family. We also drove up to Marathon and went to the dolphin research center. That was a great experience.

We definitely will be back down next year! The only down fall is that this property no longer rents for 7 day periods, only monthly, or we would book this property again. So we will have to look elsewhere on the keys. All in all, if you are looking to book this property, you wont regret it! Its location is perfect!!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Tamara, for the nice review. We enjoyed having you as our guest and are so happy you enjoyed your stay. We hope you can vacation with us again soon. Regards, Frank
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Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

Summerland Key is a great location to navigate all activities on the Florida Keys. This home was a great home base for our family. I would highly recommend for couples or small families. The home was clean and in a fun area with canal in back and airport in front. The pool was well cared for and our kids enjoyed a day of swimming. Overall, Frank was very accommodating and checked in with us upon arrival to make sure our needs were being met.

  • Review Submitted: 02-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Dustin, for taking the time to review our place. It was great having you as our guest and hope you will return again soon! Regards, Frank
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Best 3.weeks ever

  • 5 of 5

Frank is an extremely conscientious and accommodating host. His goal is to make your trip hastle free and memorable. The home is well appointed and clean. The well outfitted kitchen includes a beautiful set of Italian pots and pans and Henckle knives. The pool provided a dream relaxating spot. An interesting aspect is the house rests along a private airstrip and small planes occasionally take off. The noise lasts less than a minute and isn't intrusive.

We would dash out to watch them take off or land. We enjoyed the novelty of it. Many houses along the airstrip had hangers underneath for the small planes The local assistant Amy was quite helpful with questions and is available to clean the house if you have an extended stay She does a fabulous job cleaning. Summerland Key is a great location. It is away from the Key West congestion, quiet but central to virtually anything you would like to do. Kayaking, fishing, back country tours, great restaurants and all amenities. We would recommend Stewart next to the Shell station near the turnoff to the island for boat and Kayak rentals at a very fair price and wonderful service. Contact him ar Sea Monkey Ocean Adventures. 305 619 7288. We would gladly return to Frank's house on Summerland Key

  • Review Submitted: 13-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Christmas in Paradise

  • 5 of 5

This house was a perfect getaway for our Christmas vacation. The house is everything and more than is described. The separate sleeping areas worked well for my family. The house is an easy drive to Key West or Marathon. Great access to local fishing grounds. All channels are clearly marked making in/out access very easy. Mr. Stokes is very easy to work with and is a very gracious host. I highly recommend renting this home, you will have a fantastic vacation!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much Frank, for your kind words. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. It was our pleasure hosting you and hope you return again soon. Frank
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Key West
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
The Wharf
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Key West
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Key West
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US 1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The Wharf
Nearest Ski
1 Miles
Jet Skiis
Nearest Beach
24 Miles
Key West
Car: necessary

Incredible paddle board, jet ski rentals, boat rentals, diving, snorkeling, deep sea fishing, and flats fishing adventures just minutes away.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Summerland Key, Florida Keys

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Apr 2018 - 31 May 2018
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights
1 Sep 2018 - 17 Nov 2018
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights
My Standard Rate
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £722.1
Cleaning £180.52
Tax Rate 12.5%

Boats requiring power will be charged $50/week.

Cancellation policy: 100% refund if cancelled 90 days prior to the Check-in Date
50% if cancelled 60 days prior to the Check-in Date. Renter must sign a short term rental agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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