Situated in the heart of the Keys this private home has 4 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths. Down stairs the home is decorated with tropical Island themes, fishing pictures, leather couch and big dining room table overlooking the outside deck and canal. The Master Bedroom has a King size bed, there are flat screen TV's in each bedroom with cable. The home also has cooling air conditioning and password protected high-speed internet. The kitchen has marble counter top, dishwasher, microwave and an ice-maker in the freezer. One gas grill outside with a table that sits 7 for outdoor dining. Enjoy the afternoon shade in the backyard on a brand new deck and 6-7 person hot tub with temp control. Enjoy fishing from the deck or along the 200+ feet of sea wall overlooking the canal, say hello to the occasional manatee's that swim by (usually during the summer June-September). There is plenty of dock space with electricity and fresh water. It can accommodate boats (with outboards/inboards not IPS) ranging from 15-40 feet. House keeper is available (call or email for pricing).
Marathon Key is a ten mile long family-oriented island community conveniently situated in the middle of the Keys. Marathon is comprised mainly of Vaca Key, Deer Key and Grassy Key. It lies in the heart of the Keys, just 30 minutes from Islamorada and 45 minutes to an hour from Key West depending on traffic. Residents, snowbirds and visitors enjoy Marathon's fishing heritage, an old-Keys lifestyle and seafaring traditions, a theme celebrated in the area's accommodations, such as private waterfront vacation homes, beach-side inns and tropical family-style resorts.
Marathon holds annual seafood festivals like the Marathon Seafood Festival and the historic 7-mile Bridge run. Marathon also has plenty of waterside restaurants just minutes from the house that serve the freshest fish and seafood.
Florida Keys Marathon International Airport is just steps from the house. It accommodates a full range of services for general aviation enthusiasts and corporate jet operators. Two full-service FBO's offer fuel, maintenance, tie-down, pilot and passenger facilities. Ground transportation options are available including an airport shuttle, car rental agencies and taxi service.
Also located steps from the house is The Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters. It features a coral reef exhibit and a predatory fish habitat housed in a 200,000-gallon interconnected saltwater aquarium. You can enjoy an immersive, interactive experience where they can touch, feel and feed reef fish, invertebrates, stingrays and even sharks. Crane Point Museum, Nature Center & Historic Site, visitors can hike through a wondrously preserved tropical hardwood grove and visit the home of an early 20th-century settler family.+ More