KEY WEST STYLE OCEANFRONT RETREAT!

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 nights

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KEY WEST STYLE OCEANFRONT RETREAT!

Tavernier House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Looking for the Tommy Bahama lifestyle? Come enjoy the best boating in the Keys from your own private deep water dock!

Incredible view of Tavernier Key from this exclusive oceanfront retreat! Imagine....deep-water, ocean access just footsteps from your vacation in PARADISE!

Watch the sunrise from the wrought iron bed without venturing outside. Lounge in the hammock or relax in the expansive private verandah. Two minutes from movies, gym, shopping, restaurants, supermarket and hospital - can it get any better than this?

Interior rooms are tastefully decorated with tropical, neutral tones. The expansive floor plan of the great room makes gatherings super easy as the kitchen is integrated with dining and gathering spaces. Bare foot elegance is the term which comes to mind with this spacious 1 floor, all tile beauty!

Three bedroom, two and a half bath custom designed home is unique to the historic area of Old Tavernier. Each bedroom has direct ocean views & European antiques enhance the decor.

Great room features 2 glass top dining room tables (can fit up to 10) and the adjacent table on the verandah can accommodate up to 8. There is a gas grill available for your use - just BRING YOUR CATCH!

If you are familiar with the upper keys, you will know that we enjoy the finest diving, fishing and snorkeling in ALL of the keys. Popular dive sites inlcude Hens and Chickens, Molassas Reef & Pickles Reef. 2 Kayaks available for your use - ENJOY!

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Owner
Advertiser since 2005
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About The Owner

We live and work in sunny South Florida year round. We have 4 lovely children and a crazy dog we call Luna. We like to spend our free time with family and friends. We manage two rental properties now and are always planning the next upgrade here or there. I love all the fascinating people we meet through our rental experience. We'd love to host your stay soon!

The Owner purchased this house in 1998

Why The Owner chose Tavernier

We were first drawn to the keys for the scuba diving and snorkeling. We were so lucky to have found our little piece of paradise and we hope you enjoy it as well. When I'm in the hammock, I feel that there truly is no better place on earth to get away from it all!

What makes this house unique

The upper keys have everything you could ever want for your stay! The best dive sites are here and the fishing is amazing! If you have kids, there is a cinema nearby and lots of nice quiet waters for boating and kayaking. Not far down either - fly into Miami or Ft. Lauderdale and your drive is a very short and scenic one indeed. You can easily make a day trip to Key West to have a chance to see all of the keys during your visit. After a stay with us, you will want to return again and again to experience the true luxury of a private oceanfront home.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

4.9
based on 26 traveler reviews

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Key West Style Oceanfront Retreat!
average rating of 4.923077 based on 26 reviews
business
Key West Style Oceanfront Retreat!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p68132vb
Cell: (561) 504-2640
Tavernier Upper Florida Keys
Pocono Lake PA
5

Serene and sensational

  • 5 of 5
Although Paula and Kevin did a great job with their pictures, they couldn't compare to what we walked into. Spectacular view of the Atlantic with lots of windows to enjoy the view. We met the neighbors on both sides and they were very nice. The deck was completely private which I loved and my 9 yr. old grandson went directly into the water with his snorkeling gear the moment he arrived. We were very fortunate to have the best weather for our stay. Being Pennsylvanians, we were quite surprised (and delighted) that CVS and Winn Dixie sold beer and wine. Everything was so convenient with fast food, ice cream parlor, Pier I, movie theater, and dollar store just a hop, skip and a jump. My daughters (both adults) said "this was a vacation of a lifetime"
  • Submitted: May 6, 2011
  • Stayed: Apr 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for pointing out how convenient we are to nearby shopping - everyone LOVES that! See you again, soon!
business
Key West Style Oceanfront Retreat!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p68132vb
Cell: (561) 504-2640
Tavernier Upper Florida Keys
Gainesville
5

A Slice of Heaven in the Keys!!!

  • 5 of 5
We have spent many months in the Keys over the past 20 years and the Tarpon Dr home in Tavernier is by far our most favorite vacation rental!! The entire home has every amenity you could possibly need & the owners were always available via phone if needed. Each room in this fabulous home had a fantastic view of the ocean!! Our most favorite spot was the breezy "Key West" style porch where watching the yachts, ships and sailboats cruising by became a favorite activity while having our morning coffee & afternoon cocktails! The great room/family room/kitchen provided French doors surrounding the entire room with unlimited ocean views! The pier was the perfect place to dock our 20 foot boat and enjoy the fishing & sea life!! Many thanks Paula and Kevin for sharing your beautiful home with us!!! We will definitely be returning in the near future!
  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
business
Key West Style Oceanfront Retreat!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p68132vb
Cell: (561) 504-2640
Tavernier Upper Florida Keys
5

Tarpon St Paradise

  • 5 of 5
This was the holiday everyone hopes for. The home was awesome and was exactly as advertised. Shopping and medical care were within a five minute walk. The owners were wonderful. The weather was spectacular and the fishing and snorkelling was second to none. Before I even left I had booked for next year This has been my most enjoyable holiday. Thank you Paula and Kevin for sharing your home! You both were very gracious.
  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thanks, Marilyn! It was our pleasure, completely! We appreciate your review and hope to see you again soon!
business
Key West Style Oceanfront Retreat!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p68132vb
Cell: (561) 504-2640
Tavernier Upper Florida Keys
5

Simply Paradise

  • 5 of 5
Our month stay in this home was absolutely wonderful! The owners were gracious and very accommodating. The view is best described as breathtaking and the pictures just do not do this place justice. Upon arrival our family felt right at home. We traveled a very short distance from our home in Miami with our 3 sons, ages 12, 10 and 8. They immediately grabbed their fishing rods and took advantage of the fishing right off the pier. Be ready to snorkel and kayak in your own backyard! This house is located in a very quite neighborhood. Nonetheless, it is walking distance to shopping centers and restaurants. We frequently visited Café Mokka for their famous almond croissants and also loved the Cuban bread from Sunrise Market. The owners included passes for the Cheeca Lodge in nearby Islamorada. We enjoyed spending time there at the pool and salt water lagoon. I recommend going there for lunch and enjoying their lobster grilled cheese sandwich...YUMMY! Although the weather in July varies from very hot to rainy and humid, we enjoyed our vacation to the fullest and hope to stay here again soon.
  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thanks, Jorge and Liz! I'm glad you told future guests about Cheeca Lodge in your review. paula
business
Key West Style Oceanfront Retreat!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p68132vb
Cell: (561) 504-2640
Tavernier Upper Florida Keys
5

Spring Break Vacation

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at the property in April 2013 and we absolutely loved it. The house is in very good condition, with lots of ameneties. Everything was found to be as described on VRBO. We were two families of four adults and six children and found everything very comfortable. There was plenty of beach sand downstairs for the children to play in, lots of hermit crabs and sea life around the dock. Very close to local restaurants and shopping centers. The owners were very pleasant and responsive to all our needs. I definitely recommend this location and hope to return next year.
  • Submitted: May 1, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Alex for sharing your feedback with others. We hope to see you again next year! paula
business
Key West Style Oceanfront Retreat!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p68132vb
Cell: (561) 504-2640
Tavernier Upper Florida Keys
brown
5

great attention to detail

  • 5 of 5
I have just recently had the pleasure of staying at the tarpon st ocean home.. My first view of the home obviously is the view which is incredible from either the large back deck that or the dock which extends out quite a ways. The inside of the house had every attention to detail.. very unique furnishings and an open layout which is great for friends and family.. Everything you could possibly need is there we did a lot of cooking both on the BBQ and inside.. I travel quite often and usually spend my time and the Ritz or four seasons. I was very impressed with the home and Kevin and Paula were just a quick phone call away with anything to help make the stay more enjoyable.. I will rent again
  • Submitted: Oct 24, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Eric! We appreciate your comments and hope others will find this helpful. p
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Miami
Car: necessary

The Upper Keys are the IDEAL spot for you to enjoy all that the Keys has to offer. The fishing and diving are second to none and numerous amenities await you. From here, you can take a day trip to Key West or explore the Everglades. But WAIT - once you arrive, you may just catch 'Keys Disease' and just opt to chill in the hammock! The choice is yours!

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Availability & Rates

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Tavernier House Rental Rates

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Base Rate
28 night minimum stay
$7,500
 
Discounts: 29 nights or more: $250 Nightly; 30 nights or more: $250 Nightly

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $250 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $49
Tax Rate 12.5%

Cancellation Policy

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.
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Amenities

Amenities

Tavernier House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accept credit card
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Spa
  • Romantic
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Adventure
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room
  • Covered Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Iron & Board
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Broadband Access
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Laundry Soap
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Security System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Ice Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Grill
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Video Library
  • Radio
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Small Cooler
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Wood Deck
  • Boat Dock
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • theme parks
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • health/beauty spa
  • bay/sound
  • library
  • recreation center
  • synagogues
  • coin laundry
  • reefs
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
  • shelling
  • boating
  • shopping
  • scenic drives
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • fishing
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • water skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • parasailing
  • wind-surfing
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • surf fishing
  • water tubing
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
Notes:
2 kayaks available (1 2-man kayak, 1 1-man kayak, sit-upon style)
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