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

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 450 sq. ft.
Property type house boat
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Queen bedroom, 1 Full Bath, Sleeps 2

The Green Turtle 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, and the bedroom and bathroom are equipped with luxury towels and linens. We also have coin operated laundry machines for your convenience. Stock Island Marina Village features 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 kick back in a more laid back atmosphere. Stock Island Marina Village is home to a colorful and friendly array of live-aboards and seasonal visitors, 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. 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.

Green Turtle Amenities: The Green Turtle 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 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

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 few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 26, 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.

Jordan purchased this house boat in 2012

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:
  • 450 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Bath towels provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • 100% cotton linens provided.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • 6 garden chairs
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(53 traveler reviews)

Pet Friendly Houseboat at the Beautiful Stock Island Marina Village in Key West
average rating of 4.6226416 based on 53 reviews
5

Perfect week at Stock Island Marina!

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our stay at Stock Island Marina! Beautiful weather very helpful people. Our house boat was perfect just what we were looking for. Will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: May 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulously relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The Green Turtle was wonderful. Quiet, comfortable and very cute. We will definitely stay there again.

  • Submitted: Apr 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cute, safe, clean, friendly

  • 5 of 5

This is a great place to stay to get away from the hustle and bustle of Key West. Best kept secret and I hope nobody finds out. :)

Only complaint is no basic cleaning supplies to wipe off counters.

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Terrific Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Second time we visited and absolutely enjoyed ourselves! We rent bicycles and ride into Key West. After an appropriate number of Margaritas either downtown or at the Sunset Lounge, we come "home" and enjoy a BBQ off our back deck. Very relaxing and the marina staff has always been helpful and courteous. The only complaint we had last year was the Internet access was far less than desirable. This year is much, much better but there is still room for improvement, which they have promised to do and we already have reservations for next year to check it out!

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Relaxing

  • 4 of 5

We loved our time at the Green Turtle. It was clean, quaint and very comfortable. We enjoyed the marina village and the food truck/bar area very much. The shuttle from the marina was so helpful.

We were disappointed the communication between us and the staff on the app was not dependable prior to our arrival. We had communicated we may arrive past 6 p.m. on check in day and we did. A male staff member on the property told us we were out of luck and would have to stay somewhere else until we could check in the next day. He refused to help and shrugged his shoulders like we were idiots for arriving late. Thankfully there were still people in the office when we arrived and they helped us check in.

Part of the reason why we were late was because we had trouble finding the office to check in. The directions sent to us were not accurate and were outdated.

We also told two different male staff member our shower wasn't draining in the Green Turtle. Both told us they'd send someone right over, but that never happened.

We would recommend any of the boatels to friends, I just think the communication needs to be improved. The app is supposed to make it easy to communicate...and it does, but communication works two ways.

  • Submitted: Mar 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

It was perfect. quite, clean and everything we needed.

  • 5 of 5

After traveling around constantly for 3 weeks it was fantastic to be in one place that had everything we needed. Falling asleep to the sound of the water and the small motions of the boat was very soothing. The shuttle into Key West was also very much appreciated.

  • Submitted: Mar 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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Map

Nearest Airport
2.5 Miles
Key West International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Rusty Anchor
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
Key West Express
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Key West Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US 1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Hogfish Bar and Grill
Nearest Beach
2.5 Miles
Smather's Beach
Car: recommended

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!

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Rates & Availability

Stock Island House Boat Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Special Event: Memorial Day
May 25 2017 - May 29 2017
2 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Post - Continued
May 30 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$210
$1,260
 
 
Special Event: Fourth of July
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 5 2017
2 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Post - Continued
Jul 6 2017 - Oct 19 2017
2 night minimum stay
$210
$1,260
 
 
Special Event: Fantasy Fest
Oct 20 2017 - Oct 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
$2,100
 
 
Post - Continued
Oct 30 2017 - Dec 18 2017
2 night minimum stay
$210
$1,260
 
 
Special Event: Christmas & NYs
Dec 19 2017 - Jan 2 2018
3 night minimum stay
$350
$2,100
 
 
Peak Season
Jan 3 2018 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$285
$1,710
 
 
Post Season 2018
May 1 2018 - May 23 2018
2 night minimum stay
$210
$1,260
 
 
Memorial Day
May 24 2018 - May 28 2018
2 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Post Season Cont.
May 29 2018 - Jun 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$210
$1,260
 
 
Independence Day
Jul 1 2018 - Jul 5 2018
2 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Post Season Cont.
Jul 6 2018 - Oct 18 2018
2 night minimum stay
$210
$1,260
 
 
Fantasy Fest
Oct 19 2018 - Oct 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$350
$2,100
 
 
Post Season Cont.
Oct 29 2018 - Dec 18 2018
2 night minimum stay
$210
$1,260
 

Additional information about rental rates

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

Rafted vessels will incur additional charges of $5.00 per foot per week or $1.00 per foot per night with complimentary trailer storage.

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Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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