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Jo Wiles

Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english

Luxurious House & Boat Slip,Anglers Reef,one of Islamorada's best places to stay

31 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 8 nights

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Overview

Islamorada House Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom Heated Pool and Coral Beach

Fully Licensed Islamorada home set in gated community with heated swimming pool and privately owned boat slip. (Not all houses at Anglers Reef come with a boat slip)

Our beautiful house has 2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, A/C, Granite work tops, modern stainless steel appliances, including gas BBQ. Open porches and balconies, rich hard wood floors, dining room seating for 6, tasteful décor, delightful ‘gingerbread style ‘ house. A truly unique place to stay in the keys, with a boutique – style feel.

Anglers Reef is a private gated community, which comprises of 52 luxurious homes and 30 boat slips. Set in meticulously landscaped gardens, surrounding a private heated swimming pool, private beach and the magnificent Atlantic Ocean.

Aptly named, Anglers Reef is the perfect base for all fishing and diving enthusiasts and anyone who enjoys beautiful sunrises and sunsets, the wonderful Florida sun, kayaking, paddle boarding, jet skiing, snorkelling – the list is endless. You may even spot Manatees in the Dock.

Our private boat slip makes getting around on the water so much more attainable – drop anchor for lunch or sundowners at the sand bar, go snorkelling a mile or two out from the house, fish all day long in the sport fishing capital of the world!

For your convenience, we provide complimentary Wifi, Beach towels (as well as house towels), bed linens, 2 bikes, washer, dryer, dishwasher, hair dryers, beach chairs, games, BBQ, iPod Docks in each room, Box of spare fishing tackle, books and lots of information about where to eat/what to do.

If you like staying in luxury accommodation with all the amenities you could possibly want or need then this is the house for you! Please call or email for a quote or for more information. Please read our GENUINE reviews too!

We abide by all rules as instructed by Islamorada Village of Islands Short Term Rental Licence. License Number VR173

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Jo Wiles (Owner)
Member since: 2012
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Speaks: english

About Jo Wiles

We have been taking our vacations in The Florida Keys for many years. We love Islamorada so much that we decided to buy a property there! We hope you love the house and Anglers Reef as much as we do.

Jo Wiles purchased this house in 2012

Why Jo Wiles chose Upper Florida Keys

We bought this property in July 2012, having looked at various potential vacation homes in the islamorada area.

You will not find a place quite like Anglers Reef anywhere in Islamorada. It's beautiful wooden-cladded pastel colored houses within immaculately maintained grounds, set around an amazing swimming pool, overlooking a superb boat dock and views over the Atlantic Ocean to die for. Just minutes from local shops, bars and restaurants. Access to the ocean does not get any easier than at Anglers.

This is our ultimate choice of vacation destination, we hope it's yours too!

What makes this house unique

Privately owned, by us - 31' Boat Dock available, gated, safe community with beautifully landscaped garden. The views from the pool are priceless.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time at this rental! Jo was so helpful in coordinating the visit and answering all of our questions; she also provided some useful resources for finding our way around the island and which companies are recommended for tours and excursions.



The gated community is very beautiful (palm trees, well kept homes, pool, sandy area with chairs, etc) and the place was great. It was so nice to have our own 'home' during the trip and great that the home is fairly new (beautiful floors, new appliances, etc). It was very clean and relaxing. In looking at some of the 'resorts' in Islamorada, I was so glad that we were in a nice place - a lot of the resorts labeled as such really aren't resorts and look more like run down motels.



For folks looking to get relax on the beach all day, the Keys are not really the place to do it (not much sand but surrounded by water!). That said there are a lot of activities in the area in terms of scuba, snorkeling, eco tours and a few others.

· By Snoopy16 from Washington, DC on 10/25/2013 for a stay in 10/1/2013 at
Oct 2013
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4.9
based on 31 traveler reviews

Luxurious House & Boat Slip,Anglers Reef,one of Islamorada's best places to stay
average rating of 4.935484 based on 38 reviews
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Comfortable, Clean, Fresh, Easy and Fair

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Jo Wiles' house at 109 Angler's Reef was everything we hoped it would be and more. Not only is the house easy to find and access both by land and by water, it is thoroughly furnished with everything a family needs for a Keys vacation. The cabinets are stocked with all amenities and even labeled for ease. The AC works wonderfully. It was clean and the furnishings were updated. Jo Wiles was helpful in her recommendations of boat rental companies, charters and restaurants. The en suite bathrooms were a nice luxury for a large family. The lay out of the house makes for great use of space. We would definitely rent this house again.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Pam for this great review - you were a great renter. Come back soon! Jo
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Return to the Reef

  • 5 of 5

Second stay at Anglers Reef, first at 109. We thoroughly enjoyed our three week stay. The home is nicely decorated, roomy and welcoming. Virtually everything is on hand. The property is well maintained and other guests were very friendly. I highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Glad you came back to Anglers Reef and glad you chose my house. Thanks for staying and hopefully we will welcome you back again. Jo
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Beautiful ,neat and very clean

  • 5 of 5

Everything is perfect.Dealing with the owner was a pleasure.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Mark!! Jo
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January retreat

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home in a great location. My first stay in Islamorada but not the last!

  • Submitted: Mar 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Donna!
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Comfortable relaxing stay

  • 5 of 5

We recently completed our second vacation at Anglers Reef and remain extremely pleased with the home, property and seamless interaction with the owners. The home is just as advertised, very clean and comfortably furnished. All the kitchen amenities are provided to cook meals at home, if desired. Additional items include wine glasses, small coolers, washer/dryer, plenty of bath and pool towels, comfortable beds and a pleasing design. The property is beautifully landscaped with a wonderful pool area with an ocean view. Our nine-year old son had a great time at the pool and always had other children to play with. We appreciate the security provided by the gated community.

The location is within easy walking distance to Theater of the Sea and Windley Key State Park and a short 5-10 minute drive to shopping, restaurants and other attractions. We appreciate that the home is located just outside the busiest areas of Islamorada because it is quiet at night. Be aware that the key is less than 1/4 mile wide so there will be traffic noise at night. We completed a day trip to Key West leaving at 9:00 AM and returning by 9:00 PM that included the trolley, dinner at Bagatelle and the sunset at Mallory Square. Our new favorite Islamorada restaurant is Bumby's.

Reserving your stay is easy because Jo is a pleasure to deal with and is available by phone, text and email. Damage deposits are returned promptly. We have not had an issue that required contacting local management but we have no doubt that if an issue did arise, it would be addressed promptly. We are already looking forward to our next stay and highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Steve and family! I really appreciate you writing such a helpful review......it's always great to welcome back previous guests and I'm so glad you liked it so much that you came back. I hope to welcome you all back again soon. Jo
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Great family vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

Angler’s Reef was a great choice for our family vacation with two kids age 5 and 8. We spent a week here and enjoyed every minute of it. The house is very well equipped and maintained. The pool is fantastic (and warm) with an awesome view of the ocean. The property is gated and the grounds throughout are beautifully maintained. The beach areas are not for swimming but we loved the views and the sand. We found all kinds of fun things to do in the area including renting a boat, visiting Theater of the Sea, feeding the Tarpon at Robbie’s, and spending time on the beaches at Bahia-Honda State Park. We had some great meals out but most enjoyed relaxing at the end of our long days cooking dinner at home. The kitchen was great and there was a good gas grill on the back porch. Quick tip—The Winn-Dixie 10 minutes north is the best place to buy groceries. Pick-up a free discount card at the customer service counter when you walk in the door.

This was our first time doing a private rental and I was initially a little nervous about the process. I cannot say enough about how wonderful Jo (the owner) has been to work with. Her communication has been nothing short of fantastic from our first inquiry to follow up at the end of our stay. Our damage deposit was refunded promptly. We had a minor maintenance issue come up during our stay and honestly we could have gotten along just fine without a fix. I relayed the problem to Jo and she immediately put us in touch with the local property manager and they arranged to have a repair person come out the next day. The only downside I can think of is the proximity of this property to the highway; it is a bit noisy and left turns can be a challenge! The highway is obviously tough to avoid in the Florida Keys however and our overall experience was excellent. We will seriously consider renting this one again.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an thoughtful and informative review. I hope reviews on my listing help people to make an informed decision about whether to rent my home so thank you. You were a pleasure to work with and a great guest. Happy new year!!
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Map

Southernmost Point in the Nation
Mallory Square
Bahia Honda State Park
Key West
Islamorada Fish Company
"Casual Alfresco Dining - watch the sunset and see the tarpon get fed. Live music."
Morada Bay
"Live music, great sunsets, amazing views from the beach dining - great food."
Anglers Reef Resort
Pierre's
"Fine dining right on the beach and next door to Morada Bay. Watch the sunset and live band ..."
MEAT Eatery And Taproom
"Great burgers and beer!"
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Hog Heaven
Nearest Motorway
US1
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Island Grill
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Founders Park
Car: recommended

Located at Mile Marker 84.4, 1 1/2 hours from Miami Airport, Anglers Reef is the perfect place to base yourself during your vacation in The Keys. Local attractions include Theater of the Sea, where you can swim with Dolphins, Fishing galore, Picnics on the sand banks, just minutes in a boat from the house! The exclusive Boat Slip is set next to a channel which takes you out to the Ocean. Why not drive down to Key West! Whatever you do, be warned, life in The Keys is so enjoyable and relaxing, you won't want to leave. Vacation Rental License number VR173

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Rates & Availability

Islamorada House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low Season inc Boat Slip
Aug 20 2016 - Nov 18 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,850
$4,250
 
 
Fall Offer
Sep 16 2016 - Sep 23 2016
8 night minimum stay
$1,700
Flat fee
 
 
High Season inc Boat Slip
Dec 31 2016 - Mar 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,250
$7,750
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$2,100
$5,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Exit Cleaning $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

All Rates include Boat Slip

Refundable security deposit $1000 required as the 'booking payment' to secure your booking.

To avoid the service fee added on by VRBO/Homeaway you can pay by Check or Bank Transfer

Lead renter must be over 25 years of age.

The final balance of the rental amount is due 6 weeks prior to arrival.

Boat Slip is privately owned by us and can accommodate up to a 31ft boat.

If you are looking to stay for a month please book early to ensure dates available!!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Islamorada House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1288 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • 2nd Bedroom - toilet , shower
    Master Bedroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Downstairs bathroom - toilet
  • Downstairs toilet. Upstairs both bedrooms and en suites.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master - 1 queen , En Suite
    2nd Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 Full, 1 twin. We also have a crib/pack and play. En Suite
  • Sofa Bed in Lounge
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach towels and house towels, Gas BBQ, Bikes, Games, Box of spare fishing tackle, Ipod dock, Iron and iron board, hairdryers x2. Our privately owned Boat Dock available for rent.

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