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'Desert Rose' - a Key West Classic Stilt Home

1 block from beach
1 of 181 block from beach
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 8
Fort Myers Beach, Florida
Desert Rose is the ultimate in tropical indoor /outdoor living. Inside on the main floor is a large open kitchen, long breakfast bar, dining and living areas all under a high cathedral ceiling. Double French Doors at either end of the main living area open onto large screened decks. More French Doors provide a private access from each bedroom to sitting areas on the decks and the balcony in the master bedroom. Large cool Mexican tiles soothe bare feet as your mind unwinds in a southwestern motif with a Key West soul. The outdoor part of this tropical paradise is the 3rd floor balcony looking toward the sunset over the Gulf of Mexico and the 2 large screened decks at either end of the house. Relax in the afternoon sun in the hammoc on the front porch then dine on the back deck overlooking the heated swimming pool beneath the high canopy o... Read more
Listing #FKN4904288
About the Owner
Robert M
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 30 May 2018

I do not believe that things could have gone any better. Skip and Company were extremely polite, helpful, and pleasant. When we needed anything, they were there and when we didn't, we didn't even know they were there. The Desert Rose has it all. Inside...More

Thank 310scottb
Management response:Responded 30 May 2018

Thanks very much for your kind words for the Desert Rose. We try to go the extra mile to present a casual,laid back eclectic environment. It is a real pleasure to offer my home to folks just like you. I hope we will see you...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

We had a great stay at the Desert Rose. Skip couldn't have been more friendly and very helpful. The house was exactly what we were looking for our trip. Quiet location with easy access to beach. Grocery store is very conveniently located. The home is...More

Thank Tim B
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

The Desert Rose was the perfect place for our family vacation. I especially loved the large screened in areas including a large upper deck, lower deck and a heated swimming pool. Skip the owner was great and very helpful. Providing a wagon, beach chairs and...More

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
    2 Queens
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  • extra guests fee (more than 6) $20/night/person: $30 / stay - Fee
  • cleaning fee: $266 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Lodging tax: 11%
Deposits: Deposit due in advance to confirm your reservation. Upon arrival, a damage deposit of $500 is required at checkin and is refundable following departure /damage inspection.
Payment Options: Money Order, Personal Check
Other Fees: $175 cleaning fee.
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About the neighbourhood
Desert Rose resides in the narrow middle of our barrier island's 7 miles of sugar sand beach. It is home to herons, snowy egrets, pelicans, ospreys and gulls. Watch for a pod of hungry dolphins accompanying you along the shoreline as you walk the beach with your morning coffee. Wildlife is abundant on the island's golf course as well just 3 miles from the house. Three miles further south, over the bridge at Big Carlos pass, is Lovers Key state park, a barrier island wilderness and preserve with a very popular beach for dogs. At the north end of the island is the fishing pier and Times Square with a variety of restaurants, shops and live music venues. At the very north end. is Bowditch park and preserve that borders the channel to the back bay harbor where the shrimp fleet is moore... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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