About this rental
Imagine paradise in a completely secluded location where there are no neighbors on either side of you. The backyard at Key Lime Kottage is the Gulf of Mexico! This is just the home for you! Beautifully appointed Keys home with a fully equipped kitchen, 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. Our pool and hot tub are completely enclosed inside of a 56' x 24' pool enclosure. We have an outdoor dining table for 6 in the pool enclosure and also have 6 lounge chairs with small tables for your lounging pleasure.
Key Lime Kottage is managed by the owners not a property management company. Many property management companies manage hundreds of homes. As owners, customer service is our first priority. We make our guests happy one vacation at a time.
BEFORE BOOKING PLEASE NOTE:
*Rentals are only allowed Saturday to Saturday
*You can not dock a boat at this property. The water is too shallow so it is only allowed to be used as a swim/fish platform.
*We have many renters with allergies therefore we do not allow any animals of any kind in or on the property.
*This is a no smoking property
Key Lime Kottage is situated just south of mile marker 59 off of US 1. We are 2 1/2 hours south of Miami and 1 hour north of Key West (depending on traffic). We are located in Grassy Key between Duck Key and Marathon in the pristine waters of the Florida Keys. Key Lime Kottage is completely secluded with no neighbors on either side. Your only neighbors are thick Mangroves and Egrets.
Key Lime Kottage offers:
* 2 full bathrooms
*King sized bed in the Owner's Suite along with a full bathroom
*Queen sized bed in the 2nd Guest room
*2 Twin beds in the 3rd Guest room
*There is also a front load washer and dryer for your convenience in the garage
*In-ground heated gunite pool with 6 deck chairs in a beautiful screened enclosure.
*6 person hot tub is incorporated into the pool.
*Comfortable furniture throughout the entire house
*Egyptian cotton towels
*Fully equipped kitchen with all BOSCH & Whirpool Stainless Steel Appliances including a microwave, dishwasher, stove and refrigerator
*40" LED TV's in every bedroom and a 70" LED 240 Hz TV in the living room
*Smart TV poolside
*3 Kayaks (2- one person kayaks and 1- two person kayak) & life jackets in assorted sizes
*120 foot raised walkway and 160 square foot Swim/Fish platform with bench, ladder
*Fish cleaning table
*Outdoor shower and flood lights in the back yard
*Long private driveway for your cars and to park your boat trailers
Registration Number: VACA21497
Privacy but close to everything. This is a rare find in the Keys. We have no neighbors on either side of us and are tucked between thick mangroves. It makes for the ultimate privacy while relaxing in the back.
Why Kids Love It
We hear it all the time, "my kids love your pool"...."my kids never wanted to leave the pool". They also love catching fish from the dock, kayaking and playing cornhole. KLK is a great spot for kids of all ages to come, relax and have fun!
Key Lime Kottage is situated just south of mile marker 59 off of US 1. We are located in Grassy Key between Duck Key and Marathon in the pristine waters of the Florida Keys.
A few places to check out while you're in town:
*SS Wreck has the BEST Key Lime pie in the FL Keys and is located only a few doors down from the house. We LOVE their food.
*Curry Hammock State Park, MM 56.2, ocean side, Little Crawl Key. Fishing, swimming and picnicking are available at this waterfront park.
*Key Colony Beach Golf & Tennis, 8th Street at MM 53.5, Key Colony Beach. A nine-hole, par-3 public course is open seven days a week, along with two lighted hard courts.
*Boot Key Harbor, MM 49, ocean side, Marathon. One of the United States' rare protected harbors with nearby docks, launching ramp, fuel, boat rentals and restaurants. *Crane Point, MM 50.5 bay side, Marathon. A 63.5-acre tract that is one of the most important historical and archaeological sites in the Keys. Crane Point contains evidence of pre-Columbian and prehistoric Bahamian artifacts and was once the site of an entire Indian village. The Museums of Crane Point include the Museum of Natural History of the Florida Keys and the Florida Keys Children's Museum.
*Sombrero Beach, Sombrero Boulevard at MM 50, ocean side, Marathon. A public beach with picnic facilities and children's playground.
*Marathon Community Theatre, MM 49, ocean side, Marathon. Comedies, musicals, dramatic presentations and readings are offered at the theater. Call or visit online at Marathon Community Theatre.
*The Old Seven-Mile Bridge, MM 47, bay side, Marathon. A historic and scenic spot for fishing, cycling, rollerblading and sunset viewing.
*Pigeon Key, MM 47, bay side, Marathon. Dotted with quaint cottages, the historic Pigeon Key formerly served as a camp for laborers erecting the Seven Mile Bridge. This island now showcases a museum and offers opportunities to picnic and snorkel.
Attractions Within Walking Distance
Dolphin Research Center! Here you can learn more about these amazing mammals, swim with them and even adopt one. Great for all ages.
Favorite Places To Eat
Way too many to count! Marathon has literally something for everyone. The list is long and amazing. We've spent a good deal of time compiling our favorites into one text we send to guests once they book:)
If you're lucky enough to be in town for the Full Moon, make sure to catch the full moon party at Grassy Flats resort just up the street from the house. Amazing beachfront atmosphere with live entertainment, drinks and the moon!
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Feb 03 - Feb 10 2024
Mar 30 - Apr 06 2024
May 11 - May 18 2024
May 11 - May 18 2024
Jun 08 - Jun 15 2024
Tax Rate: 12.5%
Last updated September 25, 2023
Hosted by Ashley Warthen
Member since 2023
Year Purchased: 2019
About the owner: We are Paul & Ashley, owners of Key Lime Kottage and, Florida Keys lovers! We love all of the islands that make up the Keys, the local food, artisans & of course the sunshine.....can't think of too many places in the world that top this location! We are thrilled to share our slice of "Key Lime Kottage" paradise with you! Over the years we've become very familiar with the area and are happy to share suggestions or help answer any questions. We are very accessible hosts and make access a breeze. We stive to make each guests vacation an outstanding experience and have received over 150, 5-STAR reviews. Make our home your home away from home on your next trip to the Keys.
Why this property? You will fall in love with Key Lime Kottage the second you pull in the driveway. This home is the perfect island getaway spot you've been dreaming about! It's tucked away between the mangroves and feels so private but it's less than 10 minutes from all that Marathon has to offer! The grounds are well maintained, the pool/hot tub area is always a hit with guests and the dock is the best spot to watch the sun light up the sky as it sets.
Frequently Asked Questions
How far are we from a beach?
The closest beach is at Curry Hammock which is about 3 miles away. The next closest beach is Sombrero Beach about 10 minute drive.
How far to a grocery store?
We are located in Grassy Key, just before you get to Marathon. Winn Dixie and Publix are only 9 miles from the house.
Hosted by Ashley Warthen