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Tranquillity in Paradise 2

Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 - 30 nights


About the property

Gorgeous 5 bedroom home with breathtaking water views and dock.

This home completed on 2012 has 5 rooms, 3 king size beds, and 4 twins plus a twin sofa bed and three full bathrooms. The home has two indoor jacuzzi baths, one on the second floor and the other in the master bathroom (third floor). It has a huge kitchen with custom made wood cabinets and top of the line stainless steel appliances including an indoor gas grill and a standing freezer: to keep the catch of the day and feed a big family. There are three spacious balconies that allow you to walk on and enjoy the canal and the ocean view or simply sun bath in serenity. It has a huge screen room in the first floor where you can relax lying down on the hammocks or enjoy a meal on the outside dinning room table. The house is completed fenced and has plenty parking for RVs and boats. It is located on a huge lot, and it is very tastefully decorated. There is also two living rooms one on the second floor and the other in the third. It is located in a very quiet neighborhood and a great place for a family reunion. It has a swimming canal on the back of the house and covered parking under the first floor. Great location for a vacation, kayaking or fishing.

Oceanside and Gulf side boating await for those interested in exploring the Keys. If you hire a guide, you can explore offshore beaches on the Gulf side that we consider comparable or better than many of the beaches on Dr. Beach's list. Every once in a while a seaplane will take someone to these beaches because the locations are just so wonderful (see the picture and video someone posted about Marvin Key which is in the backcountry).

More Details

Naja Murphy
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 24, 2017

About Naja Murphy

We completed build in 2012 of this wonderful vacation home in Sugarloaf Key.

Naja Murphy purchased this house in 1999

Why Naja Murphy chose Lower Florida Keys

This location has excellent access to back country fishing and ocean game. Access to back country fishing is excellent. Access to the ocean is good. Notable reefs nearby. Kayaking is over-the-top!

What makes this house unique

The property has excellent water access to Sugarloaf Sound and Cudjoe bay. We enjoy taking out the Hobie cat 16 on the bay which is 100 yards from the house.

Renters may use our two West Marine, fishing kayaks and paddle board during their stay. There are mangroves right by the house and excellent opportunities to snap photos of the wildlife.


Sugarloaf Key House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (1) Three kind size beds, Twin or Single Beds (1) 4 twin beds, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) One twin sofa bed
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Beautiful gas cook top with indoor grill


5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Tranquillity in Paradise 2
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

Beautiful home

  • 5 of 5

This home was all I could have hoped for. Exactly as represented. Naja was a true pleasure to deal with.

Our month long stay was wonderful. Thanks Naja

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fun in the sun!

  • 5 of 5

We have rented a home from this owner in the past in the Cudjoe Key area, and they have always treated us well, been very accommodating to work with, and we have thoroughly enjoyed our stays. This is the first time we rented this particular home, and we loved it! The views from the top floor are spectacular for night sky viewing. The home was very spacious, well furnished, and extremely clean. The screened in porch is very large, with 2 tables for outdoor eating & entertaining. Perfect for a large family or 2 couples to rent. The neighborhood is quiet & clean. Location is perfect with lots of great dining opportunities and things to do. Excellent for walking & biking. We would definitely recommend this rental home to others, and certainly will consider staying again. Try it out! You won't be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location Location Location, Beautiful Home.

  • 5 of 5

Location, Location, Location! The Keys in itself is a spectacular place. We were fortunate to have been able to experience the Keys in this beautiful home. I took my family there for New Years and had an amazing time. I must again emphasize location, location, location for this home allowed us the best of all worlds. It is a quick drive to Key West, where we were able to enjoy the best night life the Keys have to offer with amazing restaurants and beautiful historical district. The house is just as described, enough space to always be able to find the perfect spot to enjoy the surreal experience of waking up in the keys and enjoying the perfect cup of coffee, with the feeling that you are in your own private, peaceful corner of the earth, and at the same time having the perfect living area to share with family and friends. The house is elegantly furnished with a sophisticated modern feel. I mostly enjoyed that I was able to explore the back country and the beautiful bay via a kayak from the back yard, did I say location, location, location. In all, we were very pleased with our choice of this home and certainly will stay here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2013
  • Stayed: Dec 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Sugarloaf Key House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
28 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017
28 night minimum stay
Aug 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
28 night minimum stay
Fall & Winter Season
Sep 1 2017 - Mar 31 2018
28 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
30 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $200
Cleaning fee $300 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Key West or Marathon
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
It's the Keys - cheese burger and beer
Nearest Ferry
17 Miles
Key West to Naples
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Key West Golf Club and Mini Golf
Nearest Train
158 Miles
No way
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Square Grouper, Sugarloaf Lodge
Nearest Ski
2000 Miles
Snow? No way. However, wake boarding park is nice.
Nearest Beach
14 Miles
Bahia Honda State Park and Beach
Car: recommended

Only 17 Miles from famous Key West.

Great views of the canal and partial views of the ocean from three balconies on the front and back of the first and second floor. Huge screen room with hammocks for relaxing while looking at the canal. This is a serious kayak area. Boat dock (i.e. 60 feet) with excellent access to ocean and backcountry.


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