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This wonderful island studio bedroom, at the side of a beautiful, bay front lagoon home, (and close to one of the RARE sandy beaches in the Keys !!) features a private patio entrance and French doors with screens, making this an excellent choice for a carefree private vacation or romantic getaway. The spacious master bedroom has a king size bed and bathroom with separate vanity area.
There are many entertaining areas for your enjoyment. The 50-foot protected boat dock gives easy bay and fast ocean access. Use our paddle boat, kayaks, fishing gear, bring your own water toys, or rent them nearby. Rinse off with an outdoor shower after your swim.
The studio unit in this beautiful, bay front lagoon home in an exclusive neighborhood and completely private backyard. The backyard has a large sandy area to play in or use it to just relax and sunbathe in the privacy of the lushly landscaped property. Or spend time the almost hidden tiki hut that hangs over the water. Enjoy the private VERY large lagoon with warm water for swimming (the length of 2.5 Olympic swimming pools!), close to the open bay, and across from wild mangroves ... prime manatee habitat. Bring your own boat with deep water dockage at the dock or rent a boat just around the corner.
FREE With Your Rental: unlimited use of a single and a double kayak, pedalboat, snorkel gear & inflatable vests, bicycles, yoga/exercise mats, fishing poles and tackle, live-bait buckets, landing net, very large and small coolers, extra ice, starter coffee and teas, extra towels and pillows, large gas BBQ with side burner, charcoal BBQ, portable picnic BBQ, beach and lounge chairs for side trips, beach umbrella, large and luxurious beach towels, wireless internet, Tiki Hut over the water, DVD library, books, numerous magazines, umbrella, restaurant list, brochures, navigational chart, waterfront dockage, boat trailer parking, and more.
We also have a boat for rent onsite as well !
Relax in Islamorada, Florida Keys...: The 'Sport Fishing Capital of the World'! Enjoy deep blue water or back country fishing. Dive, snorkel, & swim in clear water in your own protected back yard lagoon (rare in the Keys!). Walk/jog among beautiful waterfront homes. Have cocktails on the tiki hut or in the hammocks over the water, gazing at glorious sunsets while surrounded by coconut palms & a private undeveloped peninsula. Manatees are regular visitors at our dock. Tarpon, mangrove snappers, parrotfish, octopus, small rays, & other native fish species swim the waters off our dock. Beautiful tropical vegetation, shore birds, & other marine life are all around you. You will cherish the memories of your stay in this lush Island Paradise. Lower Matecumbe in Islamorada is located in the heart of the Florida Keys - midway between bustling Miami and laid-back Key West.
This pristinely clean Bay front Lagoon Studio close to the open bay, has a Large 300 Sq. Ft. Bedroom with 1 bath (sleeps 2).
Amenities provided...we've thought of everything!: Private Patio, Air Conditioning/Heat, 32” Full High Definition LED TV/monitor, with PC inputs including USB input, HD DVD player/recorder, cable TV, DVD Library, Free Wireless Internet Access, Refrigerator w/ Freezer, (extra refrigerator and freezer space available), Table with 2 Armchairs, 2 Ceiling Fans, All Tableware, Cutlery, Kitchenware Provided, Basic Seasonings for Cooking, All High Quality Linens and Thick Towels Provided, Large Convection/Microwave Oven, Coffeemaker, Coffee Grinder, Toaster, Blender, Electric Kettle, Pots and Pans, Barware, Beach and Lounge Chairs, 94 QT and 25 QT Coolers, 3 Burner Gas Barbecue with Sear and Side Burners, 2 Charcoal Grills, Washer/ Dryer available. No Smoking Indoors, No Pets.
Also includes: Deepwater dockage, boat trailer parking, water and electricity at dock; Tiki hut over the water with fan, water, electricity, and hammocks; Pedal boat, Kayaks, Bicycles, Outdoor shower, Sandy beach area, 2 Lounge chairs, and 2 Beach chairs, Telescope for star gazing and astronomy, 4 Fishing poles, Fish cleaning table, Night light in the water to attract fish. Guest AccessGuests have full access to their private studio apartment, private deck, Tiki Hut lounge over the water, and full access to the dock areas and jungle landscaped waterfront property. Interaction with GuestsWe are very private yet available when needed. The NeighborhoodThis is a one of a kind paradise island of the Florida Keys surrounded by above and underwater nature, the sport fishing and diving capital of the world. Great dining and attractions are nearby. This is THE prime location in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary, central to stunning Atlantic Ocean coral reefs, Florida Bay backcountry, the Gulf of Mexico, and Everglades National Park. Getting AroundPublic transit is not that available, but parking is provided, as are bicycles for local touring. There is a door to door shuttle that runs to and from the airport, just about everyone rents a car. Other Things to NoteSample of agreement required:
This Rental Agreement (the “Agreement”) is made as of Month Day, 20xx (the “Effective Date”) by and between “Owners” and “Renters” (the “Renter”) for the rental of the studio bedroom (the “Property”).
RENTAL PERIOD. Your arrival date is Month Day, 20xx and your departure date is Month Day, 20xx (the “Rental Period”).
BASE RENTAL CHARGE.$
TOTAL CHARGES. $
SECURITY DEPOSIT.$ 200.00
ADVANCE RENT DEPOSIT DUE on Receipt: Month Day, 20xx. 50% of Total Charges.
BALANCE DUE 30 Days Prior to Stay: Month Day, 20xx. $ 50% of Total Charges + Security Deposit.
An Advance Rent Deposit of 50% of the Base Rental Charge (excludes Security Deposit) is required to reserve the Rental Period. The balance (Base Rental Charge + Security Deposit – Advance Rent Deposit) is due thirty (30) days prior to your arrival, payable by check, money order, credit card or PayPal.
A credit card payment can be made by Visa, MasterCard, or Discover, American Express, or PayPal. Use this link to access the page with and choose the “Rental Payment option”: .............. For deposit choose: Deposit amount. For balance due choose: Balance Due.
RENTAL PAYMENT. The Total Charges and Security Deposit are due, must be paid and cleared within Thirty (30) days of arrival. For reservations made less than 30 days from check-in, the total shown is due immediately. All reservations must be paid in full and rental agreement signed prior to check-in.
SECURITY DEPOSIT. The Security Deposit of $200 may be applied to Renter’s damage to the Property and its contents (if any) or other Renter’s breach of this Agreement. The Owner will endeavor to promptly return the Security Deposit within 7 days of Renter’s departure, provided that all rules and regulations stated herein were observed.
CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS. A sixty (60) day notice is required for cancellation. Cancellations or changes that result in a shortened stay, that are made within 60 days of the arrival date, forfeit the full Advance Rent Deposit. The Advance Rent Deposit will not be refunded unless the Property is re-rented for the same Base Rental Charge and Rental Period reserved by the Renter. If refunded, there will be a $75.00 cancellation fee withheld from the Advance Rent Deposit. Refunds of the Advance Rent Deposit and/or the Total Charges will not be given for late arrivals, early departures or inclement weather conditions. In the event of a hurricane, refunds will be made only in the event of a mandatory evacuation by governmental authorities. A 5% processing fee will apply to all other refunds.
This signature below confirms the Renter acknowledges that he/she has read and agrees to abide by this Agreement, which includes “Important Information about your Stay” on page 2.
Signature of Renter (above) Home Phone
Printed Name Work Phone
Street Address Cell Phone
City, State, Zip Email
___________________________________(URL HIDDEN) _____________________________
Printed name of additional guest Signature of person making payment
(Read ***ADULT ONLY RENTAL below(URL HIDDEN)if different than name of renter
Important Information About Your Stay
Please read carefully the following information about the Agreement and your stay.
CHECK IN / CHECK OUT. Check-in is after 4 pm on the first day of the Rental Period. Check-out is before 12 pm on the last day of the Rental Period.
PARKING. Parking is provided on the Property. Additional parking for Recreational Vehicles, Boats, Trailers and Jet Skis also available on the property.
MAINTENANCE. Please inspect the property immediately upon arrival. Please report any maintenance needs for the Property to us as soon as possible. While we apologize for any inconvenience of a mechanical failure or utility outage, we will not be able to offer a discount or refund.
LINENS/TOWELS/SUPPLIES. Although all linens are furnished, please bring your own beach blankets, as linens are not to be removed from the house. Beach towels are provided. Any lost or damaged linens will be deducted from the Security Deposit.
ENTRY BY OWNER. Owner or Owner’s agents may enter the Property under the following circumstances: in case of emergency; to make any necessary repairs. Owner will notify renter with at least 24 hours notice of Owner’s intent to enter except in case of emergency.
RULES AND REGULATIONS. The Security Deposit may be forfeited and the Renter may be asked to vacate the Property immediately, with no refund for a breach of this Agreement, which includes the failure to follow the rules below.
1. Smoking of any kind in the Property is prohibited. Smoking is allowed ONLY outdoors. Please dispose of any cigarettes properly.
2. Pets are NOT allowed in the Property or anywhere else on the site.
3. Large house parties, excessive noise, and outdoor music are not allowed.
4. The number of people staying on the Property may not exceed 2.
5. Do not have or use fireworks, firecrackers on the Property or on the site.
6. No furnishings or equipment from the Property may be taken off site except for the four designated lawn chairs and the small portable BBQ.
7. Do not leave windows and doors open while the air conditioning is on as this may cause the HVAC units to freeze up and not work properly.
8. All applicable laws must be observed.
**ADULT ONLY RENTAL. The Property will not be rented to students/singles under the age of 25. Couples under the age of 25 are an exception. No children allowed. Maximum occupancy is 2 Adults. Reservations made under false pretenses will be subject to forfeiture of all monies paid.
PROPERTY SAFETY. All decks, steps and other areas of the Property can be slippery when wet. Renter (and Renter ensures that his or her guests) will take responsibility for their own safety, by among other things limiting alcohol intake and watching where they place their feet.
KEYS. After receipt of the Total Charges and Security Deposit, the Owner will provide access to the keys.
TELEPHONES. Cellular telephones may have spotty reception in the Property, however cell service is available outside. The Property does contain a landline with local calling.
NO ASSIGNMENT OR SUBLETTING. Renter may not assign or sublease all or part of this Agreement.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. To the maximum extent allowed by the law, Owner is not liable for Renter’s property left behind or for any consequential, incidental, special, punitive, exemplary or indirect damages from any cause whatsoever, regardless of whether they were foreseeable. Owner’s maximum aggregate liability arising out of the rental of the Property to Renter is limited to the amount of rental fees paid by Renter during the Rental Period. The Owner is not undertaking to provide any security and is not responsible for any loss or theft of the Renter’s property.
INDEMNIFICATION. To the maximum extent allowed by the law, the Renter agrees to indemnify, hold harmless, and at the Owner’s option, defend the Owner and its officers, members, contractors and representatives from all liabilities, claims, actions, damages, costs, and expenses that Renter or Renter’s guests may have or bring against any one or more of the Indemnified Parties or that arise from the Renter’s rental of the Property under this Agreement, including any Claims based on negligence, action, or inaction of any of the Indemnified Parties.
GOVERNING LAW. This Agreement will be governed by the laws of Florida, without regard to conflicts of law principle.
COMPLETE AGREEMENT. This Agreement contains the entire agreement between the parties and there are no other promises, terms or conditions, whether oral or written, other than contained herein. This Agreement may be modified only in a writing signed by both parties