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Pet Friendly Houseboat at the Beautiful Stock Island Marina Village in Key West

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 500 sq. ft.
Property type house boat
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bath

The Yellow Tail 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. Conveniently located on the property is our fitness center, Dog Park and the Shrimp Road Grill. As an added convenience you will also have access to our laundry facilities, downtown/grocery shuttle and Ship’s Store. Enjoy all the comforts of home with the atmosphere of maritime living!

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 knowledgeable of the area, and the docks are a great slice of Key West life.

This houseboat is tastefully outfitted with everything you need during your vacation. Amenities include:

- 1 Queen Bedroom fitted with brand new 100% cotton linens, a closet, and dresser

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

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

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

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

- 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: https://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p931581?uni_id=3241958

Green Turtle: https://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p978913?uni_id=3289534

Blue Marlin: https://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3763915?uni_id=3778784

Yellow Tail: https://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3877619?uni_id=4251139

Gray Snapper: https://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p3877620?uni_id=4251140

More Details

Property Manager
Jordan
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 27, 2017

About Jordan

Stock Island Marina Village is a newly developed marina, just beyond the noise and crowds of the world famous Duval Street in Key West, Florida. A pioneer on the developing forefront of the rustic Stock Island, Stock Island Marina Village is redefining the boater experience with an unparalleled level of hospitality and service. As Destination Experts and Experience Providers with guests as the highest priority, Stock Island Marina Village is the best marina in South Florida.

Why Jordan chose Key West

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!

What makes this house boat unique

"Boatel" guests are truly guests of the Marina Village, and welcome to use any and all of the long list of first class amenities on site. This includes the complimentary shuttle to downtown Key West, two dog parks, state of the art laundry facilities, 24-hour fitness center, and much more!

Amenities

Stock Island House Boat Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house boat
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bathroom Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower 100% Cotton towels provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • 1 Bedroom Stateroom - 1 queen 100% Cotton linens provided.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

Learn more about this vacation rental at the manager's website:

Reviews

Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

Pet Friendly Houseboat at the Beautiful Stock Island Marina Village in Key West
average rating of 4.5 based on 24 reviews
4

Cute and convenient

  • 4 of 5

I have never stayed on a houseboat or in a marina. This one was lovely and comfortable. Know that when there are sewage tanks on the boat, some sewer gas smell is unavoidable. We never thought of that. The kitchen was well equipped and we thoroughly enjoyed both porches. We never used the living room. One thing the pictures do not show are the large tanks at the end of the marina that look like large fuel storage tanks. We got used to them and they did not bother us but they were a disappointment at first. We loved how convenient the marina is to Key West. We brought our kayaks and bicycles and rode across the bridge many times but did not have a good place to put the kayaks in. There was a permanent resident who lived next door who was very nice. I kept wanting to water his plants-it was actually distracting. They looked pitiful. You see a little of everything here. It is definitely like another country here. We are looking forward to a return trip.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Comfortable and unique

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful, relaxing time on the Yellow Tail. Staff is extremely friendly and helpful, residents are kind and welcoming. If Conch West is still docked say hi to Domino the cat! Shuttle is convenient and quick. Easy to get to Duval Street area without the crowds or noise. Extremely relaxing and peaceful. Conch rental will deliver mopeds to your houseboat! Can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Roseville California
5

Very friendly

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I really enjoyed our stay! Such a wonderful place! The Yellowtail was big and very comfortable!

We will be returning but only to stay longer!!!

Only complaint is the really really Bright light from the refinery! It's really too bright !!!

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent retreat!

  • 5 of 5

Highly recommend the Boatels at Stock island- we were in the Yellow Tail for the week and could not complain. The property was well maintained and a gorgeous retreat from the bustle of downtown. Definitely a return visit in our future!

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
4

Truly Enjoyed the Yellowtail

  • 4 of 5

We spent a week on the Yellowtail and had a really nice week. We enjoyed the location of the houseboat. The marina was nice, well kept, and the employees were friendly. What I really found pleasant about our stay was how quiet it was. Sure, occasionally there were planes flying overhead, but very few and didn't disrupt the stay at all. The houseboat itself was nice. Perfect for 2 people. This is not a luxury accommodation, but more like a nice hotel room comparable to a Hilton Garden Inn or Courtyard. It was spotlessly clean when we arrived. If you need housekeeping services everyday, this is not the palce for you. There is no cleaning service or linen service, it's like being home in that respect. But if you need things, the staff is helpful. You are expected to leave the boat the way you found it when you leave. Clean up everything but the bathroom. The grill is cool. There is a fishmarket 2 minutes from the marina and we grilled very fresh fish on a couple of evenings and enjoyed the stars and the water. you do not have a view of the ocean, it's only a view of the marina. You can see this on a satellite view on Google maps. You know what you are getting. It was wonderful to buy stuff for breakfast and eat out on the deck every morning in the sunshine. And having the upper deck to relax in the lounge chairs was really nice. The weather this time of year is perfect (first week of January). The boat does have a very gentle rocking pretty much all the time. We found it soothing. A couple people commented on the smell. It was fine for us. If you've been on a boat, it has a 'boat" smell. It is almost a wood smell. It didn't at all bother us, I never even noticed and certainly no smell in the bathroom. It's a 10 minute drive into downtown Key West. I would certainly recommend a car, it makes it easier to get around. This is a place for people who want to relax. I would certainly have no problems renting it again.

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Houseboat was as advertised. It was clean, modern and comfortable. The shuttle to and from Duval was on time to the minute. Could have been a couple more drop off and pick up times, but that is minor. Marina staff were good and the marina was nice. Wasn't that windy so the boat didn't really rock. Definitely will stay there again. It was nice to be away from Duval Street but close enough to go when you wanted to

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Key West International Airport
Nearest Barpub
Shrimp Road 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
Shrimp Road Grill
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Smather's Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Stock Island 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
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
 
 
Peak Season
Jan 3 2018 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$295
$1,770
 
 
Post Season
May 1 2018 - May 23 2018
2 night minimum stay
$220
$1,320
 
 
Memorial Day
May 24 2018 - May 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$365
 
 
Post Season Cont.
May 29 2018 - Jun 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$220
$1,320
 
 
Independence Day
Jul 1 2018 - Jul 5 2018
2 night minimum stay
$365
 
 
Post Season Cont.
Jul 6 2018 - Oct 18 2018
2 night minimum stay
$220
$1,320
 
 
Fantasy Fest
Oct 19 2018 - Oct 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$365
$2,190
 
 
Post Season Cont.
Oct 29 2018 - Dec 18 2018
2 night minimum stay
$220
$1,320
 

Additional information about rental rates

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

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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