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The Blue Marlin at the Stock Island Marina Village

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type house boat
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house boat
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 - 3 nights

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom Boatel

Nestled in the heart of Stock Island is the Blue Marlin, the newest addition to our fleet of boatels*. The Blue Marlin is one of five 1 BR /1 BA floating houses located at Stock Island Marina Village. With direct access to the Atlantic Ocean, it's the perfect way to experience Key West by water. The houseboat is brand new and has been outfitted with new furnishings and artwork. You will find the boatel stocked with kitchenware, dishes, luxury towels and linens. We also have coin operated laundry machines for your convenience. Stock Island Marina Village features free wi-fi, a downtown shuttle service, an on-site restaurant, a ship store, and dog parks that are also available for your use. Enjoy all the comforts of home with the atmosphere of maritime living!

Stock Island is located just over the bridge from Key West, about a 15 minute ride to Duval Street. It's close enough to enjoy all the action of downtown but relax in a more laid back atmosphere. Stock Island Marina Village is home to a colorful and friendly array of live-aboard residents and seasonal guests, giving you a unique 'Old Key West' feel.

Stock Island Marina Village is a multi-use Marine Community located in historic Safe Harbor and serving live-aboard, recreational, and commercial vessels. We offer free wifi internet, use of our new gym, dog park and laundry facilities. Our office is open 7 days a week, and we have security on site after office hours so you can feel safe during your stay. Our residents are very friendly, courteous, and knowledgable of the area, and the docks are a great slice of Key West life.

Blue Marlin Amenities: The Blue Marlin is tastefully outfitted with everything you need during your vacation. Amenities include:

- 1 Queen Bedroom with a closet and dresser

- Full Bathroom (shower, sink, and toilet) with bath towels

- Kitchen (refrigerator, stovetop, microwave, coffeemaker, toaster) with a bistro dinette

- Living room with sofa, TV with Direct TV, IPod Dock and Speakers

- Covered outdoor deck with table, chairs, BBQ grill & uncovered deck with lounge chairs

- Vehicle parking next to the houseboat

- Bring your boat to Key West! Ask about additional dockage within the marina.

- Pet friendly.

- Thorough cleaning service before and after each stay.

*Stock Island Marina Village has a total of FIVE floating boatels available for rent. If this particular houseboat is unavailable, please inquire about the availability of our other four adjacent properties. We look forward to providing you an amazing Key West experience.

Red Grouper: homeaway 931581 3241958

Green Turtle: homeaway 9789133289534

Blue Marlin:homeaway 3763915 3778784

Yellow Tail: homeaway 3877619 4251139

Gray Snapper: homeaway 3877620 4251140

More Details

Property Manager
Jordan
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2017

Why Jordan chose Lower Florida Keys

In 2007, the New York Times said, “The real Key West, It’s not even located on Key West proper anymore, but just over the Cow Key Channel Bridge, on the even tinier Stock Island.” Home to a diverse group of residents and business (and boats), Stock Island is a little quieter than its neighbor Key West, but still close enough to experience all Key West has to offer. Named after the livestock that used to call it home, Stock Island has a unique commercial history. The docks that currently house the Green Turtle were once lined with hundreds of fishing and shrimping vessels. With easy access to the Atlantic Ocean, proximity to Key West, and old island culture, Stock Island’s a great place to relax and experience the Florida Keys!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(22 traveler reviews)

The Blue Marlin at the Stock Island Marina Village
average rating of 4.590909 based on 22 reviews
NEW PORT RICHEY, FL
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BLUE MARLIN

  • 4 of 5

A great little getaway spot. The Boatel was clean and well equipped. Comfortable for two people to sit back and relax with nice water views. Marina personnel were very accommodating. Shuttle running from Marina to Key West very convenient. Just park the car and go. I would recommend and would stay again.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The property was amazing!

  • 5 of 5

The Blue Marlin property was amazing, comforting and quaint. My boyfriend and I came during one of the busiest weekends in the Keys- boating weekend but staff was very friendly and the house was extremely clean. We even came home looking for a houseboat to buy! We will certainly be back next year as I am looking forward to staying at one of the other houseboats, if available. I highly recommend this property and the others they have on site.

-Celina

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nice stay

  • 4 of 5

The blue marlin was a nice stay. It was clean and the staff was very friendly.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Peaceful, relaxing, and super quiet.

  • 4 of 5

Just two of us, and the houseboat was perfect for us. It is not on the island of Key West, a little "off the beaten path," which is just what we were looking for. Loved having 2 different places to sit out and watch the gentle ripples in the water or boats going in and out of the marina. It is a boat, so there was a nice gentle rock. The queen bed was very comfy, so we slept great. There was plenty of hot water, and the air conditioners kept the rest as cool as we liked.

We would love to come back!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Back to the simple life, amazing place to stay

  • 5 of 5

quiet, clean, serene. Had a fantastic week rocking gently on this fantastic houseboat property!

  • Submitted: Jun 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great experience with Stock Island Marina. We booked the Blue Marlin and actually wound up staying in the Yellowtail, but were thrilled with our lodgings. The houseboat was perfect for the two of us and everything about our stay was just so perfect. The view was gorgeous, the rooms were all beautiful, the shower and bathroom were spacious, and we couldn't have asked for a better place. There was a complementary shuttle to Key West (which we didn't make use of being that we had a rental, but it was nice to know we could if we wanted to). Jordan helped us facilitate a late check-in and because we paid in advance we didn't spend much time in the office with paperwork at all. It was a great stay and our only complaint was that we didn't spend our whole vacation at the Yellowtail! I highly recommend these boatels. You won't be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Key West International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
HogFish Bar and Grill
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Key West Express
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Key West Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Overseas Hwy (US1)
Nearest Restaurant
0.01 Miles
De Lunas Cafe
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Smather's Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Key West House Boat Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Peak Season 2017
Jan 3 2017 - Apr 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,770
 
 
Post Season 2017
May 1 2017 - May 24 2017
2 night minimum stay
$220
$1,320
 
 
Special Event: Memorial Day
May 25 2017 - May 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
$365
 
 
Post - Continued
May 30 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$220
$1,320
 
 
Special Event: Fourth of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$365
 
 
Post - Continued
Jul 6 2017 - Oct 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
$220
$1,320
 
 
Special Event: Fantasy Fest
Oct 20 2017 - Oct 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$365
$2,190
 
 
Post - Continued
Oct 30 2017 - Dec 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
$220
$1,320
 
 
Special Event: Christmas & NYs
Dec 19 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$365
$2,190
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 7.5%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

Key West House Boat Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house boat
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 100% Cotton towels provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Stateroom - 1 queen
  • 100% Cotton linens provided.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • coin laundry
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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