Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Oceanfront Condominium - Key West's Crown Jewel

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Convertible bed(s), Sleeps 6

We know that you will enjoy staying in our little bit of paradise - our home away from home - Key West's Crown Jewel. This is a two-bedroom, two-bath, penthouse condominium with 1350 square feet of living space.

Enjoy absolutely breathtaking ocean views and the colors of the sunset from the 35-foot balcony, as well as from both bedrooms and the living room. If your stay is over July 4, you will have an excellent view of the fireworks display that is launched from White Street Pier.

Master bedroom has king-size bed with Tempurpedic Brand memory foam mattress; second bedroom has king-size bed with memory foam topper. Queen-size sleeper sofa with memory foam topper in living room. Luxurious linens on beds.

Upgraded appointments include high speed (up to 75mbps) wireless internet access via cable modem (just bring your wireless device), a flat-screen television with Hi-Definiton Cable TV, Blu-Ray Player and a Bose surround sound system in the living room, flat-screen TV's with Hi-Definition Cable TV and Blu-Ray Players in both bedrooms, access to YOUR Netflix, Hulu, HBO GO, Amazon Video accounts via Smart TV Hub in living room and both bedrooms, USB charging station at all bedsides, Bluetooth speaker at bedsides. Master bathroom with 'spa style' shower with body sprays. Enjoy Key West IN STYLE!

A small selection of CDs/DVDs are yours to enjoy during your stay. Telephones in each room with free local calling. Large, fully-equipped renovated kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances.

The property features a 70 ft pool fronting the Atlantic Ocean. A 12-person jacuzzi awaits. A courtyard changing room sauna is yours to enjoy. Large picnic and barbecue area surrounded by the tropical gardens.

One clay and two hard court lighted tennis courts are yours to enjoy at no additional cost. The largest beach in Key West, Smather's Beach, is adjacent to this condominium complex, offering white sand, palm trees, lounge chair and umbrella rentals, volleyball nets, sailboat rentals, and parasailing. An extensive leisure trail for walking, jogging, and bike riding fronts this beach.

Old Town, Key West's hub of shopping, dining, live entertainment, art galleries, and sightseeing, is just one-and-one-half miles away. Here you will enjoy all that ''downtown Key West'' has to offer, but will greatly appreciate coming back to your peaceful surroundings at the end of the day (or night!) to recharge.

More Details

Bruce & Leslie Redler
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 28, 2017

About Bruce & Leslie Redler

Our full time home is in HIlton Head, SC. We both work in the health care profession.

In addition to our 'home away from home' condo, Crown Jewel, in Key West, we also have a part-time home in Brevard, NC.

We are active - between the two of us we love scuba diving, fishing, mountain biking, snowskiing, tennis, running (well, for a 5K distance anyway!).

Both of our children are out of the nest - and we are taking the opportunity to enjoy the freedom to spend more and more time in our favorite spot in all of the world - right here!

Bruce & Leslie Redler purchased this condo in 2004

Why Bruce & Leslie Redler chose Lower Florida Keys

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!! Key West has the most beautiful water of anywhere in the USA!! We are certified scuba divers, and the Florida Keys offer incredible dive opportunities within the confines of the continental United States. We also love live music - which is readily available at most hours of the day/night here in Key West.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Hope to be back next year!
Mar 2017
  • 1 of 105


Key West Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Spa style Shower with Body Sprays
    Second Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Master Bathroom has 'spa style' shower with body sprays.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Memory Foam Mattress
    Second Bedroom - 1 king , Memory Foam Topper
  • Master Bedroom has King size bed with Tempurpedic Brand Memory Foam Mattress. Second Bedroom has King size bed with Memory Foam Topper. Luxurious Linens on Beds. Convertible Bed in Living Room is Queen Size. Equipped with Memory Foam Topper.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • festivals
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(131 traveler reviews)

Oceanfront Condominium - Key West's Crown Jewel
average rating of 4.9694657 based on 236 reviews

Awesome Key West Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

After leaving the cold, wet winter and spring in the NW, the Crown Jewel in Key West was exactly what we had been hoping for. The condo was better than the online pictures reflect. It was perfect for two couples with two king bedrooms (both with beautiful ocean views) and two full bathrooms. The property was high quality in very respect. It was clean and had everything necessary for an amazing getaway (pool/beach towels, kitchen essentials, etc). The Crown Jewel was beautifully decorated and had a breathtaking ocean/pool view from the large deck (with very comfortable patio furniture). We ate many dinners on the patio while watching the ever changing ocean and sky as the sun set. The owners provided great information and recommendations for things to do and places to eat. We enjoyed a number of meals out and experiences based on their knowledge of the area. I would highly recommend this property to anyone planning a trip to Key West. Two very small recommendations (which I suspect could have been handled had we taken the time to contact the Home Away Office or the owner) 1) Two keys were not sufficient for 4 people. Quite a bit of coordination was needed to make sure we could each get back into the building/condo). A screen for the patio would be great for when the sun hits it in the late afternoon (there were hooks but no sign of a screen). Again, I'm sure had we taken the time to connect with the office we would have had the situation resolved. 5 solid stars for the Crown Jewel. We will rent again if we make it back to Key West! Thank you Leslie and Bruce!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful Condo!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed celebrating my husband's 50th birthday at the Crown Jewel! The condo was perfect for our family and we enjoyed all the amenities at the complex. Beautifully decorated, wonderful spacious kitchen and lovely bathrooms. We spend a majority of our time on the huge balconey. The view was gorgeous. This is where we will return for our next trip to Key West!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


  • 5 of 5

Beautiful location, Balcony looks right out @ the ocean.

Like the condo was built just for the view. Nice and quiet neighborhood

Nice areas to walk. Walk to duval is doable… we love to walk! Cabs are a breeze.

Loved coming back to the calm of Crown Jewel!! Will be back

  • Submitted: Mar 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great location and beautiful view!

  • 5 of 5

Would definitely stay here again!! Loved the amenities including tennis, beautiful hot tub and pool overlooking the ocean🌴🌴

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

1800 Atlantic

  • 5 of 5

The property was first rate and superior to others that we have rented in the complex. We appreciated the thoroughness and organization that was taken by the owners. Although we didn't utilize the kitchen for cooking there was nothing lacking. We were unable to connect the surround sound and could only use the universal remote as the others may have dead batteries. We would definitely rent this property again.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Awesome stay!

  • 5 of 5

Great view! Tastefully decorated in a beach decor plenty of kitchen gadgets, pots pans, drink glasses etc. Easy parking, large heated pool and hot tub. Nice patio to relax on and enjoy the beauty. Covered area to cook out on a charcoal grill. Leslie was easy to get in touch with for any questions/issues. Location was close to everything and renting a scooter or golf cart is the best way to get around. Our family of five had plenty of room and had a wonderful time. I would highly recommend renting with Leslie if you are planning a vacation in Key West.

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Salute! On The Beach
"Within walking distance from our condo. Try the yellow tail snapper salad with mango salsa. ..."
Blue Heaven
"A delightful outdoor restaurant, in a location rich in Key West history. Try the Shrimp and ..."
Fort Zachary Taylor State Park
"Good snorkeling beach. Wear water shoes, as the water's edge is rocky."
Better Than Sex - A Dessert Restaurant
"Make reservations!"
Louie's Backyard
"Excellent lunch or dinner with a beautiful view"
Alonzo's Oyster Bar
"Casual lunch by the waterfront"
Banana Cafe
"Excellent crepes!"
Conch Republic Seafood
"The cracked conch appetizer is delicious, and large enough to share. Excellent Mojitos. Usua..."
Cafe Sole
El Siboney Restaurant
"Great seafood paella!"
Kelly's Caribbean Bar & Grill
"Great outdoor ambience. Try the crispy whole yellowtail snapper"
Nicola Seafood
"A great place to dine outdoors and watch the sunset. Try the sweet potato encrusted Yellowta..."
Turtle Kraals
"Great lunch spot with view of the docks. Check out the extensive cheviches. Turtle Races on ..."
2 Cents Restaurant - Pub
Santiago's Bodega
Pisces -- CLOSED
"Fine Dining. Try the lobster mango tango. "
Bahia Honda State Park
"Great snorkeling"
Looe Key National Marine Sanctuary
"Beautiful protected coral reef. Great for snorkelers and divers."
Dry Tortugas National Park
"Take a seaplane or a ferry over. Good snorkeling."
No Name Pub
"Quirky little place! Great pizza. While here, you just might catch a glimpse of the key deer."
Sunset Watersports
"Convenient location at Smather's Beach. Beach chair and umbrella rentals. Parasailing, Paddl..."
Local Color Jewelry Store
"2 Store locations - Greene Street and Margaret St Unusual islandy jewelry. Margaret St loca..."
Besame Mucho
"Cute boutique"
"Excellent and imaginative Sushi"
Duval Street
Smokin' Tuna
"Great Live Music Spot"
Little Room Jazz Club
"Intimate. Great Live Music Spot"
Firefly Key West
"Imaginative Southern Cuisine. Try the Shrimp and Grits"
Danger Charters
"The wind and wine sunset cruise is fabulous"
"Take the ferry over to Sunset Key to this delightful restaurant"
Bistro Sole
"Quaint courtyard atmosphere. A nice bike ride distance from the condo"
Roof Top Cafe
"Great Salads! Large Portions. Great People Watching spot on Duval."
Sloppy Joe's
"Great live music venue. Don't miss the Sloppy Fries!"
Mangoes -- CLOSED
"Try the tuna tower, wild mushroom martini, Mangoe's chopped salad, yellowtail snapper with p..."
Island Style Gallery
"A treat for the eyes. Fabulous handpainted items."
Nearest Airport
1.5 Miles
Key West Airport

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION!! Key West has the most beautiful water of anywhere in the USA!! The Florida Keys offer incredible dive opportunities within the confines of the continental United States.

The Unique Benefits at this Condominium:

We love the tranquil, tropical garden/pool setting of our condo complex. Smather's Beach is right at our doorstep.

Yet, Duval Street - the hub of nightlife, dining and shopping, is just 5 minutes away to be enjoyed whenever we wish.

Our condo has a full oceanfront view - such that you don't even have to leave the condo to enjoy the beauty that Key West has to offer. Many a time, you just may find yourself getting stuck on 'The Perch'!!

Other Activities: Shopping. Parasailing, Boating


Rates & Availability

Key West Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Low Season
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
July 4th Week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
Low Season
Jul 8 2017 - Oct 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
Fantasy Fest
Oct 21 2017 - Oct 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
Oct 29 2017 - Nov 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
SuperBoat Race Week
Nov 4 2017 - Nov 10 2017
3 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
Nov 11 2017 - Nov 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving Week
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
Christmas and New Year's Weeks
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
High Season
Jan 6 2018 - Feb 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
President's Day Week
Feb 17 2018 - Feb 23 2018
3 night minimum stay
High Season
Feb 24 2018 - Mar 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
Easter Week
Mar 31 2018 - Apr 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
High Season
Apr 7 2018 - Apr 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
May 1 2018 - May 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
Low Season
Jun 1 2018 - Jun 29 2018
3 night minimum stay
July 4 Week
Jun 30 2018 - Jul 6 2018
3 night minimum stay
Low Season
Jul 7 2018 - Oct 19 2018
3 night minimum stay
Fantasy Fest
Oct 20 2018 - Oct 27 2018
4 night minimum stay
Shoulder Season
Oct 28 2018 - Nov 3 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Key Service -Checkin/out $75 + Tax
Cleaning $175 + Tax
Condo Assoc Registration $65 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 12.5%

Cancellation Fee applies.
Accept Homeaway Secure Payments, or personal checks.
Contact Owner for Weekly Rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Contact Owner

You might like these similar properties