|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
New pictures soon to come. 60 feet of deep water dockage. Amazing views of the Atlantic and beyond. This carefree classic 'Keys' home is located in a very quite established neighborhood. There are no mobile homes, vacant lots, or trash of any kind anywhere near the home. Conveniently and centrally located to Walgreens, Burger King, and the really good local fishery restaurant.
The Lobster House is a three Bedroom and sleeps 6 with sleeper sofa in den. The kitchen is completely furnished with all the pots and pans you will need to cook your catch!
There is a large covered patio overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, with a barbeque, and plenty of seating for a crowd. The hot tub is just ten feet away from the ocean.
Dock up a 40 ft boat out your back door!
Boat rentals available just 3 mins away.
Fishermen We have it all! Bait freezer, cleaning table, and a new grill to cook your catch!
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My husband and I fell in love with the Keys while visiting from Decatur Texas, in 2010. We looked for the perfect vacation home for our family for nearly a year. Marathon is a great community, with wonderful friendly people. We love the fishing! or should I say 'catching' We are now proud to say that we are full time residents of Marathon, and are here to help you with any of your needs.
Mike or Patti Rhine purchased this house in 2012
We just purchased this delightful home in August of 2012. We looked for nearly a year for the perfect ocean front home. Simple yet very comfortable, The Lobster House is one you will be sure to return to. Tucked away in a very quiet safe Marathon neighborhood, you can walk or ride your bike to he local fish market or Walgreens. The beautiful and famous Sombrero Beach is just minutes away. We love the home for the perfect ocean view, never late afternoon sun in our windows, yet a beautiful sunset off to the right. Located just south of the Vaca Cut, you can be in the Gulf of Mexico in just minutes. The perfect location, and the perfect house for the Rhine family!
Easy access to the Gulf of Mexico, in just minutes.
Beautiful view of Key Colony and the open ocean
Great central location in Marathon
The accommodations were very good, view of ocean wonderful. Location in the keys very central. Would come again.
The location was wonderful. Beautiful sunsets and saw manatee, sharks, and lots of fish off the dock. After seeing the size and variety of the shark, would definitely not swim off of dock. Unfortunately, we had to clean the house before we would bring any of our things in. We realize that there had been some remodeling that was done but this was old, disgusting dirt. I don't expect to have to clean toilets and showers before I would even use them. All dishes, drawers, floors, and everything else had to be cleaned. In the small bedroom there were gaping holes around the air conditioner where you could see outside. We stuffed towels around it to stop the creatures from coming in. We are all outside people so a little dirt doesn't bother us, but this was beyond a little. It was a little funny when we saw what we originally thought was a container of potpourri in a nice glass container in the bedroom until we picked it up and it was the cover of a light with dead leaves and garbage in it. I won't even go into what the refrigerator and microwave looked like. All that said, probably the most disappointing and stressful part was that even though we had paid by check the full amount many months earlier, the check was signed and cleared, we were contacted before we left that we still owed half the payment. So we sent a copy of the bank cancelled check along with their signatures. We were told by owner that it was all good Until we were again contacted while we were at the residence that we still owed the money. So again, we had to contact our bank back home and get a copy to prove it was really paid. We purchased some things like a cooler, fish pole, and 3 lawn chairs to use on our days out and about. We left these things at the residence and never asked to be reimbursed but we were told that we would be. We were also told that we would be reimbursed the cleaning fee since we had to spend a great deal of our first day cleaning. Never heard from anyone again.
As I said, the view, fishing, and wildlife was wonderful but everything else was too much of a headache for a vacation. Not someplace we would stay again.
We enjoyed this home very much, updated interior in a quiet neighborhood (except for a neighbor dog that liked to bark), close to shopping, restaurants, we fished off the dock, everyday, caught many young fish , a HuGE hermit crab, a stingray, saw dolphins, Portuguese Man of War. Went to Sombero Beach, Key West, walked everyday, took naps, read books, and just relaxed! Ate lots of good food and Curleys Coffee is a must! Will definitely return and we highly recommend a stay here!
We spent 2 wonderful weeks at the Lobster House, the location is perfect, the view is absolutely beautiful from sunrise to sunset, the house is clean, well equipped, and beautifully updated. We fished and swam off the dock, cooked out on the grill and enjoyed the hot tub in the evenings. The house is conveniently located to the grocery and drug store, also Sombrero Beach which is a perfect location for family beach days. The Lobster House was perfect for our family! Mike and Patti are awesome to work with, we had no issues from booking to checking out. We hope to return next year.
House was perfect, no issues at all. Met both neighbors on each side and got along great with them. Very quiet and peaceful. Plenty of things to do nearby. Plenty of restaurants to choose from.
We loved our stay here! Mike and Patti are very helpful and responsive. We caught fish right off the deck. Had a visit from a manatee. We also swam from the deck, rented paddle boards, and were able to dip in the hot tub at night. We had two children share the twin bedroom, parents, and grandparents in the other two rooms. Very clean and spacious. Our favorite lunch spot and place to rent wave runners was Porkys. Swam with the Dolphins and the nearby Dolphin Research Center.
Dolphin Research Center, Turtle Hospital are both within minutes of this very centrally located home. Grocery and Walgreens are just minutes away.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
|Cleaning fee||$150 + Tax|
|Property Damage Protection||$59|
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.