SPECIALS FOR MONTHS OF SEPTEMBER, OCTOBER AND NOVEMBER 2013. Escape to the Caribbean without leaving the United States. Due to our geographic location, Duck Key offers easy access to the Atlantic, Florida Bay or Gulf of Mexico. With free flowing canals, turquoise water and Venetian bridges, you will think you are in the West Indies.
Our home on Duck Key, Mile Marker 61, is located in a tropical setting with lush vegetation. The completely furnished two bedroom two bath stilt duplex will sleep six persons. There is a King bed in the master, Queen bed in the guest bedroom, and a Queen sleeper sofa in the living room. We have furnished it with all the conveniences of home. Fully equipped modern kitchen with dishwasher, washer and dryer, large over sized living room with cable TV and VCR. There is a water view from the screened porch overlooking the dock and clear deep draft wide canal.
President Truman discovered Duck Key in 1946 when he stayed here while recovering from a bad cough.
Further Details: President Truman discovered Duck Key in 1946 when he stayed here while recovering from a bad cough. During his stay each morning, he would walk the Island and commented daily on the clear turquoise waters that surround Duck Key. When you arrive on the residential Island, you will have to cross the Truman Bridge. Even now you will see people walking, jogging, biking or running through Duck Key.
Downstairs at our duplex, there is a freezer, fish cleaning table, Hot Tub, BBQ Grill, patio furniture and 40 feet of dockage for your boat. Fish off the dock, relax in the hot tub, or swim in our beautiful canal. The yard is landscaped with brick pavers and landscapelights. There is covered parking for your cars and parking for your boat trailer. We can include a fishing and sightseeing charter with your lodging.
The Unique Benefits at this House: For those of you that are bringing a boat, my husband, who is a local Chartain Captain will share some great fishing spots with you. If you are not bringing a boat, Capt. Lee will take you on a boat ride along the beautiful canals of Duck Key.
8 miles from Marathon
Other Activities: Boating, Shopping, Kayaking