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Bob Walsh

Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english

Garden Oasis Has A Large Tranquil Garden For Outside Enjoyment.

21 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Overview

Key West Condo Rental Photos and Description

Nicely Renovated First Floor Condo Close To The Pool.

Totally renovated, this garden level condo features the privacy and the additional windows of an end unit so you can enjoy fresh cross breezes, sun drenched mornings, and shady afternoons. It is close to the pool for quick dips. The lushly landscaped and fenced back deck and garden encourage al fresco dining in a serene tropical setting.

My Mother stays here during the winter months so you can be sure it is well stocked and furnished, and that thought has gone into comfort for both short and long term vacation stays. It includes WIFI, HD TV, and Apple TV.

The Shipyard Condos are located steps from the famed Mallory Square sunsets, and Ft. Zachary Tayler Beach. The Green Parrot Bar (oldest blues bar in America) & Duval Street are only a block and a half away.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Bob Walsh (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Bob Walsh

We have been coming to Key West as a family for over fifteen years. Our favorite times are often spent on the water kayaking, fishing, snorkeling, and just messing around on our boat.

Bob Walsh purchased this condo in 2012

Why Bob Walsh chose Key West

After spending years of living in a second story Shipyard unit (VRBO73629), my mother wanted a first floor garden style unit for ease of access. It has the added advantage of allowing her to have outside dinner parties for up to ten people which she enjoys immensely. She will spend her winters here and her summers in New England. It will be available to discerning visitors for the rest of the year.

What makes this condo unique

I bought the condo in August of 2012. It was totally renovated in October of 2012 with a new kitchen, bath, moldings, window treatments, paint, furniture, linens, etc. The deck was replaced and expanded, and the garden nicely landscaped. It came with five beautiful palms which rustle softly in the wind in the evenings. A picturesque bougainvillea provides privacy and color to the back border fence.

Reviews

4.9
based on 21 traveler reviews

Garden Oasis Has A Large Tranquil Garden For Outside Enjoyment.
average rating of 4.857143 based on 21 reviews
5

Very Happy

  • 5 of 5

We rented Garden Oasis for a girls weekend. I was very happy with the condo. It was clean, everything worked properly, and was stocked with everything from appliances to playing cards, Apple TV in every room, comfy beds and nice pillows. The pool is literally out the back door of the unit. I'd definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great place! but mind the AC...

  • 4 of 5

Can recommend everything about this place!

ONE NOTE: we visited in mid-May, and the AC never got the condo temp below 75 degrees. The ceiling fans (in every room) help, but if your not used to the heat/humidity it can be a bit "sticky".

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

This condo was very clean, well stocked with every thing you need for every day living.

  • 5 of 5

The condo was a good size, clean, comfortable, very private and located perfectly within the walled in condo complex. Out the back sliding door was a fenced in ground level deck surrounded by a tropical garden, making it very private. There was a gate in the rear fence which led right to the complex pool(good size). The entire condo complex was perfectly located for Duval St. (two blocks), the beach, and walking distance to many of the Key west attractions. The owner was more than helpful and courteous to us and we would highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The perfect location in Key West

  • 5 of 5

This is the 5th time my family has been to Key West. In the past we have rented from Bob's mother Ann (she used to have a condo also). I had booked her place in early 2015, she had called me several months later to say she was selling it and would be closing on it during the summer. She very graciously allowed my family to stay at her son's condo for the week we had booked. Bob's condo was in the perfect location next to the pool and was loaded with everything we needed. The Truman Annex is a very quite place day or night to stay. I have recommended this place to others who have asked me where to stay in Key West. Thanks again Ann for another great week in KW!!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent owner! Very accomodating!

  • 5 of 5

Our second visit to Key West. Our second time to rent from Bob and his mother. Bob and his mother are very accommodating and customer focused. Both are a joy to deal with. We have had absolutely no problems and are extremely satisfied with their condos were have rented. They provided a list of their favorite restaurants, grocery store, and suggestions for entertainment spots. We will definitely be renting from them on our next visit to KW. Thanks again to Bob and Mrs. Walsh for providing first rate accommodations, great communication and directions, and for suggestions to the local favorites. Jack and April Fuller, Silver Creek, GA.

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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4

a nice vacation spot!

  • 4 of 5

The location of the condo was perfect. It was 2 streets over from Duval St. and also kind of in the middle of where we wanted to be. The condo was exactly as described, nice space for 4. The one bathroom was a hassle at times but we knew in advance there was only one. A bonus for us is the pool was right outside your back door. It was perfect for a morning swim. Kind of disappointed it didn't stay open a little later and also closed one day for painting. It's very hot in Key West so disappointed we couldn't swim. Very clean, plenty of towels. Major disappointment was owner asked we not put AC lower then 77. My husband was miserable. That was a lot to get used to. Overall the condo is great location and I would stay again and the owner was easy to get ahold of.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3.5 Miles
Key West International Airport (EYW)
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Green Parrot (Oldest Blues Bar in America)
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Ft. Myers/Marco Island
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Key West Golf Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.02 Miles
Blue Heaven
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Fort Zachary Tayler Park Beach
Car: not necessary

Garden Oasis is close to the association's heated pool for quick dips. The development is ideally located steps from Mallory Square sunsets, or the Green Parrot Bar, and Fort Zachary Tayler Park Beach. Famed Blue Heaven Restaurant is a block away.

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Rates & Availability

Truman Annex Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
SUMMER
Jun 1 2016 - Aug 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
$225
$1,200
$3,500
 
 
SPECIAL OFF SEASON
Sep 1 2016 - Oct 15 2016
4 night minimum stay
$200
$1,100
$3,500
 
 
NOV., DEC
Nov 1 2016 - Nov 15 2017
4 night minimum stay
$250
$1,575
$4,500
 
 
CHRISTMAS
Dec 19 2016 - Dec 25 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,100
Flat fee
 
 
NEW YEARS
Dec 27 2016 - Jan 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,100
Flat fee
 
 
FANTASY FEST
Oct 22 2017 - Oct 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,100
Flat fee
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Card Use Fee(or 2.5%) $50
Cleaning Fee $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

Rates are for two people. Additional people (up to 4 total) may be at additional cost. Please request a quote based upon the size of your party.
Please ask about special off-season rates
Quotes for other dates, times, durations, please contact the owner.
Credit card fees (2.5%) are non-refundable in the case of cancellation of reservations.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Key West Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 660 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Guest bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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