|Minimum Stay||4 nights|
With your rental you will recieve UNLIMITED ENTRY to BAHIA HONDA BEACH PARK and FORT ZACHARY TAYLOR PARK. Both of these fantastic attractions draw people from all over the world. And you can enjoy them both at NO cost. Each has a wonderful consession stand which makes them great all day trips. Our gift to you for renting from us!( We also provide 2 beach chairs, boogey boards, noodles, beach towels and some beach toys for you to enjoy while at the beach.) We now offer GOLF CART rentals to our guest. The 2 seater rents for $25 a day and the 4 seater rents for $35 a day. Book your rental early because we also rent to others. We have a limited supply of golf carts. Our resort is large and its nice to have a golf cart to explore!
Please note that there is a $50 entry fee for our gated community that you will have to pay at the front gate. This fee covers your whole stay at our resort. This gives you FULL access to the marina, pool, tennis courts, billiards, playground, jacuzzi and more.
Now about our wonderful home...
Imagine a tropical bungalow with cathedral ceilings, beautiful designer touches, spacious and sparkling clean. As you enter you will love the open feeling of the great room with comfortable dining for six, fully-equipped kitchen with center island, lovely living room with Tommy Bahama couch and love seat, and desk area, and a nice 40 inch HD flat screen TV with cable! The walls are adorned with fantastic local art. And, of course, you have central air. Floors are ceramic tile.Our vacation home has just been completely repainted on the interior with fun tropical color, plus we added new comforters,towels, plates, artwork,and even more. Our home is sparkling clean because it's our vacation home, too. New central AC installed to keep you cool!
The master bedroom has a queen bed adorned with nice bed linen and a new mattress. Tommy Bahama Quilt on the bed gives a tropical feel. Lay in the big comfortable bed and watch the flat screen TV. You will also admire the beautiful artwork. There is a nice mirrored double closet in the master bedroom. PLUS you have an attached full-size master bathroom with tub/shower combination, vanity sink, toilet, and linen closet. And do not forget the towels and wash clothes we provide! We also supply beach towels.
The guest bedroom has two twin beds and a small TV/DVD combo so you can watch movies or play music CDs. Hook ups for Video Games keep kids happy! There is also a pack and play for the little one in your family. This bedroom boasts its own full-size bathroom with a shower, toilet, and sink. Off this bathroom is the stack washer and dryer.
Our manufactured home is located in Cudjoe Key,Florida - and we have SO many amenities. Lighted tennis courts, Olympic-sized heated pool, kiddie pool, spa jacuzzi,ping pong, bocce ball courts, shuffleboard courts, golf putting area, basketball, children's playground, pool table, dart room, MARINA complete with gas and store, ATM, boat trailer parking onsite, open water picnic areas, tiki hut, lending library, post office - and MORE - ALL IN A GATED COMMUNITY where you can feel safe and secure.
During season there are Pancake Breakfasts every Saturday morning for only $4.00 - all you can eat! Fridays offer fun events and happy hours. And you will enjoy all of the friendly people who live and visit here. During the Winter months, there are lot of fun activities offered like Computer classes, craft and art classes, musical plays put on by the Actors Guild, plus so much more. Attend Sunday church on the premises too.
We have a double kayak you can use as many times as you like...again - no charge.
Bring your boat - no charge for putting in at our Venture Out Marina. Our resort's marina has some of the lowest gas prices in the lower Keys for boaters. (Boat and trailer parking is a daily charge by the park.)This unit is not on the water, but you can put your boat in at our resort marina, and pull it out each day. It is also a fabulous spot for KAYAKS. You can swim or fish from our open water areas. And we have a great big TIKI HUT on the open water where picnicking is perfect!
KEY WEST is a twenty five minute drive down US One. Experience the fabulous SUNSET CELEBRATION every night at Mallory Square. Take a sail to the Dry TOrtugas. And DANCE the night away at Hog's Breath or Sloppy Joe's. Visit the Southernmost House and all of its historical splendor. Or walk the trail of Hemingway - down famous Duval Street. So much to do - right down the road.
Marathon offers good seafood restaurants...one of our favorites is The Keys Fisheries. Casual dining over looking their marina. Seafood is always fresh there! Be sure to try their lobster bisque. Marathon also has 'The Turtle Hospital', a non-profit organization dedicated to helping sea turtles. It's an educational outing your kids will enjoy, plus your admission fee helps their mission. Visit the Aquarium Encounters in Marathon. It's new to the area and highly rated. The Dolphin Research Center is just a little North of Marathon but worth the drive. You can interact with Dolphins!
But do not think you HAVE to go anywhere - lay by the HUGE POOL right on the OPEN WATER and watch the elegant seagulls float overhead as the palms sway. Sun yourself and read a good book and simply relax! Plunge into the BIG JACUZZI and soak your troubles away. Or spend some time with someone you love - holding hands and watching the herons fishing along the waterside! And you do not even have to get in your car to do any of these! Our resort is a destination in it's self!
Within five minutes we have a great restaurant - The Square Grouper is our favorite. The Marina Store - walking distance right in our gated community - stocks necessities, such as soft drinks, and BEER and WINE, very convenient!
At the desk area, there is a bullentin board with grocery store and pharmacy loyality cards. We just added a 'Vacation Answer Book' to answer your questions about our vacation home and the surrounding area.
We take great pride in offering our home for your vacation. You will not find a cleaner rental in the area. We know you will have a marvelous time here in the gorgeous FLORIDA KEYS!
THIS IS A NO SMOKING HOUSE. IF YOU SMOKE INSIDE OR THROW YOUR CIGARETTE BUTTS OUTSIDE YOUR SECURITY DEPOSIT WILL BE WITHHELD. WE ARE VERY SERIOUS ABOUT THIS RULE!!!!! Sorry but NO PETS!
Driving Distance:3 Hours from Miami, and 31/2 Hours from FT.Lauderdale. 25 Minutes from Key West. The drive down US 1 is a journey that everyone should experience. It sets the tone for the whole trip! Rent a convertible, put the top down and cruise down this historic and scenic Byway. You will talk about this drive for a long time to come!
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Our mission is to provide a comfortable, sparkling clean, rental set in God's most spectacular settings so that friends and family can relax, renew, and rebalance their lives!
Our dream had been to buy a piece of paradise and then share it will others. As former renters, we feel we understand what it takes to have a great rental experience. We want our vacation home to become your favorite Florida Keys Getaway.
Tammy Scott purchased this bungalow in 2009
This gated community is SAFE, CLEAN and FUN. We have an heated olympic swimming pool surrounded by swaying palms and crystal clear turquoise ocean. We have tennis, darts, billiards,bocce ball court,lending library,playground,picnic area, salt water swimming area, and even exercise classes for you to attend every morning! Cudjoe Key is a short drive from Key West and Bahia Honda State Park. It's a great central location in the lower Keys. The drive down from Miami is gorgeous and calls for a convertible. Beautiful views are everywhere!
Our Rental is
Equipped with all kitchen neccessities
All Households linens included
Expanded Cable TV.
and did I mention....SPARKLING CLEAN!!! Plus here you get a double kayak, tennis rackets, beach toys, beach chairs and a free beach park pass so you can get into Bahia Honda and Fort Zachary Taylor at no charge.
This home is so lovely. We had the greatest time. We enjoyed the kayak so, so much. I personally would like to thank you for letting us enjoy your home.
My husband and I stayed here and absolutely loved it! Cudjoe Key is very low key for anyone who is interested in a quiet, relaxing vacation. The house was so nice and affordable! If you want a good time, Key West is just down the road. It was very nice to be able to buy food and cook in the kitchen rather than eating at restaurants for every meal. The owners are so nice and easy to work with. The community is gated and there is always a security guard at the gate. The free pass to Bahia Honda was great! The beach there was beautiful! My husband enjoyed great fishing also! Our only problem was that we didn't want to go back home once our vacation had ended! We will definitely be back!
If you like the water, you'll love this place. We kept our boat in the canal just a few steps away from the back door. Played on Looe key reef every day. Lobster in the gulf, and did very well. Rental was clean and cozy. Our family had a great time. Tammy was really easy to work with.
Our 2nd year at Venture Out but first time at this 'home'. First of all, Tammy's communication was spot on before, during and after our stay. We booked 7 days for my husband and I and two kids (11 & 16 yo). Many reasons I picked this one over the others at Venture Out: very nicely decorated and stocked for the value, many wonderful reviews (very important for me) I do like dealing directly with the owner and not having to pay extra to go with the added protection VRBO has added (not for everyone I understand), cleaning fee was reasonable and owner did not require additional fees that some others do, state park pass was a plus (though we already have one I thought it was a special touch and icing on the top). If I had any complaints it would not be with the property but one guard at Venture Out (just one, not all) that was very quick to point out you can't play tennis in flip flops or toss a ball in the pool (this was on the rules displayed in the pool area but I didn't see it so technically my fault). Venture Out is a nice community with many amenities and a great location - close enough to Key West to go and play for a few hours and then come back for snorkeling, jet skiing, park visiting just up the road. Great restaurants close by and a full kitchen if you decide to cook in. We plan on coming to the Keys once a year and we really enjoy this area. I will definitely contact Tammy for future bookings!
Our first time visiting the Keys, my family (hub, wife, 3 young kids) found the central location that allowed us to explore various beaches/locations around the lower/middle Keys. This was the perfect housing in the perfect location. The rental was spotless upon our arrival. Had all the amenities we could want, and more. We cooked multiple meals and found all utensils we could need. The State Park Pass was great. We used the community pool as our night cap every day. This spot is within 30min drives from Key West, the best beaches (Bahia Honda, Sombrero, etc) and various other attractions...fishing, sea turtle hospital, Aquarium Encounters. Around the corner from Square Grouper, at top restaurant in all of the Keys. Also around the corner from a local fresh seafood market if you want to cook your own. We were able to visit great locations without wasting vacation time behind the wheel. Would highly recommend this location.
My family was stunned by how nice everything was , spotless , comfortable and in the best location. Never again will we stay in a hotel at the keys , so wished we had more time- a week just wasn't enough. The owner even stopped by to bring us some new activity - what to do type of brochures and to see if we had everything we needed. The grounds were great , one of the best pools anywhere always the perfect temp !! Pool table and ping pong so much fun.The kayak was a definite plus . So close to Ft Zachary Taylor beach to do some snorkeling with the free park pass, Can't wait for next summer to do it again
Last week my brother, sister in law and I spent almost a week in this lovely bungalow in Cudjoe Key. We found it spotlessly clean, very well-appointed and a great place to spend time while in the Florida Keys. It was a great "launch pad" for us on our tours of Key West and Marathon. The resort has great amenities including a sparkling pool and tennis courts . The only thing that bothered me was the black netting around the pool that hindered the view of the ocean. However, there are areas called "common grounds" that have lounge chairs and picnic tables with a full view of the lovely ocean, one of which was mere steps from our rental home.
The owners obviously take great pride in their rental properties. WiFi was repaired while we were there and was lightning fast. The owners provide great advice on where to eat and what to do while in the Keys.
Don't hesitate to stay at this cute place on your trip to the Keys. The owners also have another home in the same resort on the canal if that would be more appropriate for your family. Contact the owners for any further questions. All in all a fabulous place to stay in the Florida Keys.
Great Location, 25 minutes to beautiful Key West. 20 minutes to Bahia Honda State Park which has a lovely beach, with great snorkeling. ( With your stay at our property, you will recieve free access to the Bahia Honda and Fort Zachary State Park )There are beach chairs, noodles, Boogie Boards and some sand kids toys for you to use while at the beach. These items are under the back porch or in the small building out back. We also furnish a two person Kayak for your use.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$350|
|Resort Entry Fee||$54|
We accept personal checks and money orders. Half of the amount is due at booking and the balance is due 60 days prior to arrival.