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Quiet Open Water Retreat On Nature Preserve

Villa -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Marathon, Florida Keys, Florida
Relax in this peaceful, open-water, bird and wildlife sanctuary with private views of the State Park. From your private deck only 9 feet from water's edge, you can watch fish swim and birds fly, or if you prefer, you may simply sit and enjoy the ebb and flow of the tide. In these environmentally friendly surroundings, you can observe, in a way you never have, marine life and native birds in unobstructed waters. Just off the property you can find nature trails leading to quiet beaches. The downstairs patio offers views of a back yard aquarium and the spectacular beauty of the Florida Keys. Launch our canoe or kayaks into this ecological paradise and paddle your way along easy-to-follow, marked mangrove trails. * You will be very comfortable is these extremely clean and well-appointed surroundings. iPad 2, wireless internet, flat screen... Read more
Listing #FKN3328260
About the Owner
Jerry S
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:92%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2011
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1 - 3 of 6 reviews

Reviewed 9 August 2015

Jerry, the property owner, is an ABSOLUTE dream to work with. He answered all of my questions including recommending restaurants that served vegetarian options. He even meets you there to personally show you around the property. The property is terrific. It is a large home...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank itismedia
Reviewed 30 June 2015

My wife and I decided to return to The Keys this summer and we decided to return to this place. I honestly have nothing bad to say about this place. Jerry is a gracious host who keeps a well maintained property. We were impressed with...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank Larry D
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Reviewed 8 May 2015

This was a great vacation! Relaxing, quiet, peaceful; just what we needed. We loved using the kayaks, canoe, snorkel equipment and bicycles. We'll come again!

Date of stay: April 2015
1  Thank Madhuri R
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Boat Available
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: $442 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
* Long-term leasing also available.
* Please call or email for availability of calendar.
* There are no cleaning fees.
* $4000 holds your dates.
* You may pay balance when you arrive.
* The property and its contents should be returned to its
original condition. Except for the laundry.
* Cancellation policy: deposit is fully refunded with a 60 day notice.

Payment Options

* All major credit cards accepted.
* Money orders, cashiers checks and personal checks also accepted.
General Information

* Maid service prior to check-in and after check-out only.
* Parking is available for 1 car.
* Boat dock available only by reservation
* Boat trailer parking at local ramp.

In order to maintain the excellence of our accommodations and insure
that all guests share this ecological experience, we ask that you
adhere to the following regulations:

* All guests must be a minimum 21 years of age - valid I.D. required....
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We are 10 minutes from Marathon, only 1-1/2 hours from the Miami International Airport, and an easy 1-hour drive to Key West, which makes this a centrally located vacation destination.
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