About the Property
The Blue Turtle Villa on Vaca Cut at The Tides (unit #4) is a brand new 5 bedroom 4 bath home with a private pool, boat slip, all the toys for the perfect vacation ~ paddle boards, kayak, giant Jenga, ping pong and more! Perfectly situated on the water with stunning views, sunrise and sunset colors, and direct quick access to both the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico!
This gorgeous, 5-bedroom, 4 full baths with upscale décor and modern coastal feel, has 2293 square feet of living area and features an expansive master suite with a King bed, en suite bath, walk-in closet, and private balcony. There is a Junior master on the main level also with a king-size bed and en suite bath. The 3rd and 4th bedrooms have queen size beds and the 5th bedroom has a set of bunks with a trundle underneath to sleep 3. There are 6 TVs (living room has cable, the others are hooked up for Netflix,
Hulu, etc.). Designated high-speed wireless internet throughout the home. There is a maximum of 12, including all children, allowed by the City of Marathon.
The Blue Turtle Villa boasts open living space, quartz countertops, a waterfall island with seating, a dry bar entertainment area, a large balcony on each floor, and a private pool. The ground level has a large covered area with seating, a grill, and a fenced yard. Lots of parking for your vehicles and boat trailer. Gated entrance. The Tides at Vaca Cut community has a gated entrance, private dock access with 30' of assigned dockage with power and water, whips for your boat, fish cleaning tables, and a waterfront gazebo. Situated in the heart of the Florida Keys within walking distance to restaurants, Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters, and various water activities, while a short drive to Sombrero and Coco Plum Beach, Bahia Honda State Park, Islamorada (40 minutes), or Key West (1 hour).
The kitchen includes everything you may need to cook and more (dishes, silverware, pots and pans, baking sheets, muffin tin, Vitamix Blender, food processor, crockpot, fondue pot, air fryer, pressure cooker, hand mixer, Keurig for your coffee, kids dishes, bartender tools). Outside gas grill, meat smoker, BBQ cooking accessories, bait freezer, and lots of games to enjoy with your family (giant Jenga for outside, giant connect 4, corn hole, mini golf putting, paddleboards, life vests, ping pong table, beach chairs, beach umbrella).
The pool can be heated for a fee of $125 per week (prorated for longer stays).
The boat slip for this unit is #4.
The property manager, Meredith Tracy, Pineapple Properties of the Florida Keys, is available throughout your stay for any questions, needs, or recommendations! We are looking forward to helping you have an amazing Florida Keys vacation in this fabulous home!
Marathon is centrally located in the Florida Keys ~ just an hour from Key West, 40 minutes from Islamorada. There are seemingly endless activities to enjoy ~ from beachcombing to offshore fishing, snorkeling, scuba diving, parasailing, kayaking, paddle boarding, biking and many fun attractions such as The Turtle Hospital, Aquarium Encounters, The Art Studio, and many state parks are close by as well, like the world-famous Bahia Honda State Park! Marathon is also home to incredible restaurants.
Due to the tides movement, we recommend experienced boaters only. Please see the video for best docking practice:
We recommend renting a car, but there are taxi companies available.
Airbnb does not collect the 5% County tax. We will be sending a separate payment request for that shortly before arrival.
$45 Management Fee is Damage Insurance covering up to 3k in damages.
Check-in time: 17:00
Check-out time: 10:00
Marathon is centrally located in the Florida Keys ~ just an hour from Key West, 40 minutes from Islamorada. There are seemingly endless activities to enjoy ~ from beachcombing to offshore fishing, snorkeling, scuba diving, parasailing, kayaking, paddle boarding, biking and many fun attractions such as The Turtle Hospital, Aquarium Encounters, The Art Studio, and many state parks are close by as well, like the world-famous Bahia Honda State Park! Marathon is also home to incredible restaurants
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|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Min Stay|
Oct 28 2021 - Nov 19 2021
Nov 20 2021 - Nov 27 2021
Nov 28 2021 - Dec 03 2021
Dec 04 2021 - Dec 10 2021
Dec 11 2021 - Dec 15 2021
Cleaning Fee: $500
Admin Fee: $100
Management Damage Insurance - Covers up to $3,000 in Damages: $45
Tax Rate: 12.5%
2.9% Credit Card Fee (optional) - We accept checks for no fee: 2.90%
Monroe County Tourist Tax: 5.00%
General Sales and Use Tax (Florida): 6.00%
General Sales and Use Tax (Monroe): 1.50%
Last updated October 27, 2021
Year Purchased: 2020
About the owner: The Blue Turtle Villa at The Tides, #4, is managed by Meredith Tracy, Pineapple Properties of the Florida Keys. .
Meredith is a property manager and owns Pineapple Properties of the Florida Keys. She is thrilled to represent the owners, The Lebels, brother and sister, who purchased the home together for their families to enjoy and as an investment
Meredith is a fifth-generation native Floridian, Meredith's first visit to the Florida Keys was 35 years ago when she was 18 years old. She went sport fishing with the legendary Captain Skip Bradeen in Islamorada, explored the islands from Key Largo to Key West, and was hooked! Meredith, her husband Barry, a realtor, and their children enjoyed vacationing in the keys for many years and after raising their family in Winter Park, Florida, Barry and Meredith moved here full time! She loves helping guests with personal recommendations of all her favorite spots to help make their vacation better than they ever imagined!
Calendar last updated: October 21, 2021
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Family Vacation 2021
This was the best vacation of our lives! Quality time together. The house was fabulous, pictures don't do it justice! Spotless tastefully decorated high-end appliances stocked with everything you'd need. Comfortable beds, enough bathrooms. The most important impressive thing was Meredith Taylor!!! She told me so many things I needed to know for our trip and I am so grateful for that! You could tell she loved her job and loved making our vac one to remember! Thank you, Meredith. I hope your company appreciates you going the extra mile!!
Stayed: July 2021Submitted: July 04, 2021
Thank you, Carol! We love to hear these wonderful things about your time at our property and how wonderful your vacation was! This property is one of my personal favorites because it is so new and pristine! Thank you for your kind words about our fearless leader, Meredith! She is a wonderful person and we all appreciate her are happy to work for her company. We hope to host you all again in the future if possible!