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Caribbean Cove/beautiful waterfront view

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in Port Pine Heights - Caribbean Cove

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 9 Sleeps

Come to relax in one of Big Pines most peaceful waterfront retreats!

Tastefully decorated with favorable Key West colors. Very clean and well maintained. This cozy and comfortable decor will make you feel right at home. Completely furnished.

For those of you who enjoy boating, fishing, diving etc...there is a boat ramp conveniently located on the property. You can choose to go out on either the Atlantic or Gulf side depending on the weather.

For the fisherman, there is an outside cleaning table to clean your catch. For the divers there is a small pool to soak your gear. For the sunbathers, the new dock is a perfect location and there is a second (private) outside shower to rinse off.

You will be visited by friendly Key Deer while watching breathtaking sunsets over the key deer preserve.

Please don't forgot to sign our guest book. Many past guest have shared their memorable experiences and suggestions for future guest.

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Mary Jo Selden
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 September, 2016
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About Mary Jo Selden

We love to fish and dive and feel that this is the best location in the Florida Keys to do all that we enjoy to do. We hope you will feel this way too.

Mary Jo Selden purchased this house in 2003

Why Mary Jo Selden chose Big Pine Key

We love the location of this property due to the Key Deer preserve. We get herds of key deer and their babies in our backyard which brings us delight. This property is close to Key West and other keys to visit, but it is always nice to come home to Big Pine Key.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We really enjoyed it. We love seeing the deer come into the yard. We caught fish everyday. I really love the shower!!! You have a wonderful home, thank you for sharing it. I could not have wanted anything else.
Feb 2013
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based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

Caribbean Cove/beautiful waterfront view
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

a peaceful getaway

  • 5 of 5

what a perfect getaway. the location was amazing. located on a quiet street with direct water access. we sat on the deck every morning and watched the tarpon rolling in the water and the key deer walking in the preserve while we had our coffee. the house was great. I felt at home as soon as we walked in. The nicest and cleanest rental I have stayed in. close to great restaurants and entertainment but far enough off the beaten path to feel like you really had a getaway. I can't wait to go back. Perfect!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a sweet review. Thank you for taking the time to write it. I truly appreciate it. Sincerely, Mary Jo
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A Great Natural Escape

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home for September and October of this year and were blown away by the key deer visiting daily. With the launch ramp next to the house and the dock in front it's perfectly located to fish and lobster the back country. Just a few miles from "Civilization" (Winn Dixie, CVS, etc.) but so private too. The owners stayed a few nights in their half of the duplex while we were there and they were so kind and generous when we would meet outside but we never heard them next door. Very comfortable living area with a large nicely stocked kitchen. Stay here!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the wonderful review. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your time there as much as we do.
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Naples, FL USA

Tranquil,Beautiful,clean,convenient,well stocked!

  • 5 of 5

I could not have enjoyed my stay here more!It would not be possible!The tropical breezes and scenery are fantastic. From the sunrises to the sunsets, from the groups of deer in the yard, to the crystal clear water- it could not have been more enjoyable. The open plan is roomy and comfortable. So relaxing.And so well appointed. I enjoy cooking and did not want for anything. From the grater to the spagetti spoon- I needed nothing- it was all here. And so clean! It was great to just relax in the clean comfortable surroundings and not need to do a thing BUT ENJOY MY VACATION.Everything I needed for entertainment was there. 2 TVs ( LOTS of channels), CD and DVD player, stereo player with radio. And outside, of course the world famous Florida Keys waters, biking and walking the neighborhood, nature trails ( and don't miss the Blue Hole). Deer are everywhere as the home is located in the Key deer refuge.I couldn't believe the numbers everywhere - so beautiful to view. Then if I could pull myself away from Big Pine Key- to the south is Key West. Fun shopping, great restaurants and incredible architecture. To the north just a few miles is Bahia Honda State Park- voted one of the nations best beaches for the beauty that can't be beat. Just north of that is the 7 Mile Bridge. I enjoyed walking and biking on the Old bridge which has been made into a great park- fun experience. Can you tell I enjoyed every minute? And did I mention the outdoor private shower???What a great amenity. Large dock also.Owners couldn't have been easier to work with! Easy to reserve.I highly recommend this rental to any type group as it work for anyone!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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hudson ME

greatest place to escape the north

  • 5 of 5

This is the place!!! Exceptionally clean and taken care of. Owners are attentive and want you to enjoy your visit.Everything you need and most of what you want. Great value and my best pick in Big Pine Key because of the peace and quiet, comfort zone, ideal location. We rented this terrific vacation rental a few times already and keep coming back when it's available. Owners are informative, accomodating and great to work with. Immediate replies and info when asked and so helpful! If you need to get away from the cold,or looking for one of the best rentals in the Keys,come here.We biked and walked for miles,safely. We went on a boat, what afun time!Key west is close enough to go for a few hours or the day. Great wildlife and especially our little keydeer friends.Again, thanks for providing the perfect getaway, we'll be back soon!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 28, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2011
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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St. Cloud

Wonderful summer with Family

  • 5 of 5

Queit, clean, close to shopping, fishing, snorkeling, wildlife...... We spent a wonderful month here last summer. We saw the famous key deer every day of our vacation. The owners were friendly and helpful. I would recomend this home to anyone!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 19, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2010
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Kayaking.

* Fishing.

* Scuba Diving - Looe Key...

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* Kayaking.

* Biking.

* Star gazing.

* Bird & Key Deer watching..

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Dolphin Research Center.

* Key West.

* Boating- Picnic Island...

2 available kayaks. 45 minutes away from Looe Key the number one reef in the Florida Keys. Diving. Snorkling. Lobstering. Fishing. Star gazing. Quiet location making this home very peaceful and relaxing.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house on Port Pine Heights, Lower Florida Keys

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
28 night minimum stay
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1 Jan 2017 - 31 Jan 2017
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights
1 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights
1 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
28 night minimum stay
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1 Jul 2017 - 31 Jul 2017
28 night minimum stay
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1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
28 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £0
Refundable Damage Deposit £822
Tax Rate 12.5%

2016 Rates:
January, February, March - $2,975.00@month - 28 Day Minimum
April, May, June - $1,995.00@month - 28 Day Minimum
July - $2,975.00 - 28 Day Minimum
August - $1,995.00 - 28 Day Minimum
September - $1,995.00 - 28 Day Minimum
October - $2,975.00 - 28 Day Minimum
November, December - $2,975.00@month - 28 Day Minimum
Pets Upon Approval - The nonrefundable fee will be determined at the time of approval.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Port Pine Heights in Lower Florida Keys

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Water View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • festivals
  • pond
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
2013 air conditioning and heat! 2010 dock. Gas grill. Outside shower. Cable TV. Wifi, DVD player. Boat ramp. Full capacity Washer/Dryer. Microwave. Towels/Linens. Full kitchen. Close to great fishing and diving.

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