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Authentic And Charming Little Cottage 60 Ft From The Ocean

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 280 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 28 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue

Overview

About the property

Stand Alone Cottage On An Oceanfront Property

A beautiful cottage is awaiting you on Grassy Key. Built in the original Keys architecture, the cottage is free standing with windows on all sides. The efficiency holds true to its name as it is small, but very functional. Being a stone's throw away from the ocean you can enjoy partial ocean views from your bed on the west and from your dining table on the east. It offers everything you need for a good night's sleep, a refreshing shower and a good breakfast before you start your day in tropical paradise.

After a day full of adventures don't forget to relax at our oceanfront tiki and hammock. From here there is no telling what wildlife might amaze you. If marveling at the beauty of the ocean from the shore doesn't satisfy your fascination for the ocean, then treat yourself to an outing on one of our kayaks. Head for the nearby rock ruins and be prepared to see many dazzling fish.

...back on shore, it's time to eat and we do not feel like cooking or getting in the car to find a restaurant, not a problem, the Grassy Key Outpost restaurant is next door offering a nice selection of dishes, it is also a convenience store (closed on Mondays).

In our neighborhood, Tursi, Gambit and friends are waiting to put on a show for you at the Dolphin Research Center. Home to Flipper in the 60's, DRC is located 1/4 of a mile from the property.

One mile south of us is Curry Hammock State Park. Ten miles north is Long Key State Park. Both have wonderful ocean access and trails.

Three miles out to sea is marker 45, a nice place to fish mangrove and yellowtail snappers, and a few more miles South is Coffin's Patch Reef, a delightful protected area to dive or snorkel. Both locations are a few minutes away by boat from the property.

These are merely suggestions in addition to all the wonderful things that are yours to discover throughout the Florida Keys.

Amenities At A Glance:

-Free use of kayaks

-Barbecue

-WiFi

-Washer and dryer on property.

-Conveniently located in the middle of the Keys at mile marker 58. Ideal for day trips from Marathon to Key West, Key Largo and Islamorada.

- Buoys right off property in the Atlantic for small boats, jets skis and kayaks.

- Beach towels

- Beach chairs

More Details

Property Manager
Heather Herd
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 March, 2017

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 280 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 2
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront
  • near the sea ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom with sink, toilet and shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Studio with kitchen, dining area and queen bed in the same room.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

Authentic And Charming Little Cottage 60 Ft From The Ocean
average rating of 4.740741 based on 27 reviews
5

Wonderful week in the keys

  • 5 of 5

The small cottage was perfect getaway :) It had everything we needed for a very comfortable week. Our hosts were wonderful. We will definitely be booking again for 2018. We kayaked, fished, kayaked again, along with various state park visits. A huge bonus was FREE laundry on site.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great accommodations and friendly owners

  • 5 of 5

Good location. Everything you need is provided for in terms of basic staples. They provide great info on things to do. Loved it!!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming

  • 5 of 5

Cute little cottage/studio, very homey & well located in the middle Keys. Clean & nicely stocked. Isabelle is pleasant to deal with & shares the grounds including a waterfront picnic area, with guests. Would suggest a few more mugs & glasses especially microvable. Also a small electric kettle would be nice for tea drinkers.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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River Falls, WI
5

Cozy and clean!!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a great stay here! We arrived on Thanksgiving Day and were welcomed by a Thanksgiving card which was a nice touch. The place was not large but it was perfect for us. We did not plan on spending a great deal of time inside and luckily for us the weather was perfect and we did not need to. Despite its small size, the cottage had everything including a small cooler, beach towels and beach chairs for a trip off site to Sombrero Beach (which was also VERY nice). We were pleasantly surprised by how nice the Tiki hut area was and how far out you could wade in the water; the water was so shallow and so clear. We were able to enjoy the grill, tiki hut, hammock and the kayak.

Another bonus about this place was its proximity to other areas of the Keys. Thanks for such a great time. We hope to be back again but in the meantime will recommend this place to others.

Thanks so much.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay with views of the ocean!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I loved the little cottage, very private, not part of a big resort! We could see the ocean from our window and a short walk to the private beach and cabana. Great location to visit Marathon and Islamorada!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lawrence, KS
5

Cozy and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely little cottage steps from the water. Very friendly owners, a clean and tidy room with a full refrigerator and kitchenette. A great spot to explore the Keys without being in the crowds of Key West. Highly recommend!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Marathon, Florida Keys

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
January - April 2017
27 Jan 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£340
for 3 nights
From
£113
£725
 
 
May - June 2017
1 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
£521
for 5 nights
From
£104
£703
 
 
Fourth of July
1 Jul 2017 - 5 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£490
for 4 nights
From
£122
 
 
July 2017
6 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
From
£100
£680
 
 
Mini Season 2017
22 Jul 2017 - 29 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£771
for 7 nights
£771
 
 
July/August 2017
30 Jul 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
From
£100
 
 
Lobster Season 2017
5 Aug 2017 - 12 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£861
for 7 nights
£861
 
 
August 2017
13 Aug 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
From
£100
£635
 
 
September - November 2017
1 Sep 2017 - 21 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£431
for 5 nights
From
£86
£589
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
22 Nov 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£521
for 5 nights
From
£104
 
 
November - December 2017
27 Nov 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
From
£100
£680
 
 
Christmas - New Year 2017/2018
20 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£567
for 5 nights
From
£113
£771
 
 
January 2018
3 Jan 2018 - 31 Jan 2018
5 night minimum stay
£521
for 5 nights
From
£104
£703
 
 
February 2018
1 Feb 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
28 night minimum stay
£2,115
for 28 nights
£2,266
 
 
March - April 2018
1 Mar 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£567
for 5 nights
From
£113
£771
 
 
May - June 2018
1 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
From
£100
£680
 
 
4th of July 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 5 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
£567
for 5 nights
From
£113
£725
 
 
July 2018
6 Jul 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
From
£100
£635
 
 
Mini Lobster Season 2018
21 Jul 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£725
for 7 nights
£725
 
 
July - August 2018
28 Jul 2018 - 4 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
From
£100
£725
 
 
Lobster Season 2018
5 Aug 2018 - 11 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£725
for 7 nights
£725
 
 
August 2018
12 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
From
£100
£725
 
 
September - November 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
£431
for 5 nights
From
£86
£589
 
 
Thanksgiving 2018
21 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
5 night minimum stay
£521
for 5 nights
From
£104
£703
 
 
November - December 2018
26 Nov 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£431
for 5 nights
From
£86
£589
 
 
Christmas - New Year 2018/2019
20 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
5 night minimum stay
£567
for 5 nights
From
£113
£725
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£499
for 5 nights
From
£100
£635
£1,360
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £81
Tax Rate 12.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Location

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Marathon Municipal Airport
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
JJ's Doghouse
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Key Colony Beach
Nearest Motorway
US1
Nearest Restaurant
Grassy Key Outpost (Next door)
Nearest Beach
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