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Gulfpointe II Luxury Condo - heated pool, fishing, dockage, sunset water views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,400 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 and 1/2 bath on the point overlooking the Gulf of Mexico

Tarpon Run at Gulf Pointe II is a wonderful vacation property offering year round relaxation and world class activities. This 2 bedroom, 1400 square foot condo features a firm pillow top king bed in the master suite with a private balcony and twoqueen beds in the over sized second bedroom.

Total kitchen and greatroom remodel August 2015 features Quartz Counter Tops and a huge peninsula with additional seating for four. New cabinets and Stainless Steel Appliances. August 2017 new flooring and carpet. There is rattan outdoor seating for 4 with a small bistro table on the deck to enjoy the ocean breezes while watching the sunset over the Gulf of Mexico.

There is a 50 inch flat screen Smart TV in the living room. Cable TV is provided with a 42 inch TV in the master and 32" in second bedroom. New Dock for boating and fishing.

Gulf Pointe offers one of the the nicest property values in the Keys. Excellent dockage, fishing, a beautiful pool and grounds and only 20 units. The units are large - over 1400 square feet with two huge wrap around decks. Gentle ocean breezes and great water views make this a great place to relax and unwind.

The fishing from the dock is excellent. At night we watched lobster, rays, octopus and a wide variety of sea life.

More Details

Owner
Jan & Ed Burnsed
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, Southern
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
15 April, 2018

About Jan & Ed Burnsed

We wanted a tropical vacation home and started our search in the Bahamas Out Islands; from there we traveled to the US Virgin Islands, British Virgin Islands, Costa Rica and Belize. We found some wonderful homes but each had drawbacks so we decided to look closer to home in the US. We took a trip to Marathon Florida Keys in 2011 and found all the conveniences of home, grocery stores, drug stores, restaurants, water front bars, charter boats, beaches and, if needed, a hospital. On that trip we purchased a waterfront park model recreational vehicle. After spending a lot of time in Marathon we were sold and started looking for a permeant vacation home there.

We eventually found Tarpon Run at Gulfpoint II, a twenty unit condominium complex with its own dock and fishing pier perched on a Gulf side peninsula at Vaca Cut with access to both the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. In March 2015 we purchased Tarpon Run from Linda and Phil Burkart who had been offering Tarpon Run as a vacation rental home since 2009.

Gulfpoint II located in Marathon. The middle Keys is easily accessible from Key West (50 miles to the south), or Miami (about 100 miles) via Keys Shuttle, rental car or your own. If you have access to a private plane or charter, Marathon Airport is 3 miles away.

Jan & Ed Burnsed purchased this condo in 2015

Why Jan & Ed Burnsed chose Marathon

Gulf Pointe II offers one of the nicest property values in the Keys. Excellent dockage, fishing, a beautiful pool and grounds are shared by only 20 units. Each unit is well maintained. The units are large - over 1400 square feet with two huge wrap around balconies. Gentle Ocean breezes and great water views make this a great place to relax and get away from it all!

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo rental in Marathon, Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1400 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 26
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
Unit includes FREE WI-FI, covered parking is available under the unit for boat trailer and up to 2 additional cars. Fishing off the dock is great with lots of ocean life to view including visiting manatees, rays, octopus, lobster, crabs and a variety of fish. The grounds are beautifully maintained and features a very private heated pool. The unit is only 30 feet from the Gulf of Mexico.

Reviews

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Gulfpointe II Luxury Condo - heated pool, fishing, dockage, sunset water views
average rating of 4.9210525 based on 38 reviews
Dallas
5

Wonderful experience

  • 5 of 5

We loved the condo so much! So many of the places we have rented before in this area are quaint but typically very dated. This unit is updated and fresh and comfortable and was perfect for our family for the week. The added benefit of beach chairs and floats, etc in the trunk downstairs was awesome (to not have to travel with that stuff). Swimming pool was clean and refreshing as well. Would definitely stay here every time we come down from now on! Owners very accessible and even checked on us via email to make sure we had everything we needed.

  • Review Submitted: 07/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the compliments on our condo. My husband did a great job on renovations. I just added a few suggestions and finishing touches. We aim to please. You were fantastic guest - the first I’ve had check in and be in Key West the very same night - FUN! You were very pleasant to communicate with and left the place immaculate. We’d welcome you back in a heartbeat! We do hope you’ll visit again! Jan and Ed
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Bloomington, IN
5

Amazing, as always!!

  • 5 of 5

This is the best rental condo ever! Jan and Ed make everything seamless, and are quick to respond to any questions or needs. Condo has great bay views, comfortable furnishings and a comprehensively equipped kitchen. For those with boats a dock is available. Wide array of excellent restaurants nearby. Hate giving such a good review for fear it will not be available next time we want it, but cannot tell a lie!

  • Review Submitted: 06/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Tarpon Run provided the perfect spot for our keys vacation.

  • 5 of 5

Fabulous gulf and sunset views, numerous ammenities such as well-stocked kitchen, comfortable furniture, updated appliances, fishing poles, bait freezer, heated pool, everything was clean and well cared for.

  • Review Submitted: 02/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Simply wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

First off Jan was easy and a pleasure to deal with. The condo has wonderful views, you can fish from the dock and walk to restaurants. There is minimal damage from Irma. The condo is spotless and has everything you would need during your stay. The only regret is not staying longer! Slice of paradise. Thanks Jan!

  • Review Submitted: 17/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review! It was so nice being able to meet you. We’d love to have you visit again. You were a delight! Jan
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5

Location Location Location

  • 5 of 5

Our recent stay at Tarpon Run could not have been better. The location on Vaca Cut overlooking the Gulf of Mexico was perfect for us. We brought our boat and were able to keep it at the beautiful dock which is parallel to the current. Fresh water is available at the dock as is a fish cleaning station. The condo is updated and beautiful. The kitchen is really nice with brand new appliances and fully stocked. The condo/association owners all went out of their way to make us feel welcome which is not always the case in other locations. The pool is heated and was awesome. All and all we loved our stay and would recommend highly. Will definitely be back! Thank you Jan and Ed!

  • Review Submitted: 11/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A great time in Marathon!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our time at Tarpon Run! The condo is very nicely decorated and the included additions of fishing gear and beach chairs were a big plus! We watched the sunset almost every night and the true highlight of the stay was the two large manatees that came right up to us at the pier! It looks like Marathon is coming back well from the recent hurricane and we will try to come back in the near future.

  • Review Submitted: 19/01/2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Marathon (no commercial svc)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Island Fish Company
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Key Colony Beach
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Overseas Highway US1
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Island Fish Company
Nearest Beach
4 Miles
Sombrero Beach
Car: recommended

Marathon is in the center of the Florida Keys

Fifty (50) miles from Key Largo

Fifty (50) miles from Key West

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday condo in Marathon, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Spring/Summer
31 Mar 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,797
 
 
Summer
2 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,708
 
 
Fall
1 Sep 2018 - 14 Dec 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,438
 
 
Winter
15 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,887
 
 
Winter/Spring
29 Dec 2018 - 29 Mar 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$2,382
 
 
Spring/Summer
30 Mar 2019 - 31 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,842
 
 
Summer
1 Jun 2019 - 30 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,753
 
 
Fall
31 Aug 2019 - 13 Dec 2019
7 night minimum stay
AU$1,483
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
AU$2,311
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit AU$641.95
Tax Rate 12.5%

$500.00 Security Deposit required for all rentals.
All published rates include maid fees.
Rates are subject to change until reservations are confirmed. Marathon License number PLR2015-00301

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if cancelled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if cancelled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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