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Mojitoville: 3 bedroom pet-friendly, Old Town, Private Pool, Historic Seaport

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,344 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible Bed(s), 2 Baths, (sleeps 6-7)

Mojitoville is perfect for the discriminating guest who wants to enjoy close proximity to Key West's Historic Seaport with its fine fishing, restaurants and activities and also to Duval Street.

The perfect location, 1 block to the Eaton Street Seafood market and Old Town Bakery or 2 blocks to the Conch Republic Seafood Company, Cole's Peace Artisan Breads, Half-Shell Raw Bar, Turtle Kraals, Schooner Wharf Bar and a stroll around the Seaport or just 4 blocks to Duval Street, completely renovated Mojitoville will amaze you with the detailing (beautifully refinished original wooden floors and Dade County pine walls), decorating and attention to detail! On the Historic Register and also sporting an Old Island Restoration Foundation designation, sit on the front porch and watch the world go by or enjoy the totally private landscaped rear deck, heated pool and gas BBQ grill!

The historic cottage features two bedrooms, one with king pillow top bed, 42' wall flat screen TV the other with queen pillow top bed, 42' flat screen TV. Also, the wonderful loft has two twin beds and a private sitting area for relaxing as well as a small wall-mounted flat screen TV.

The master king bedroom features an en-suite bath with shower and hair dryer, the second bath off the hallway and close to the circular stairs to the loft includes a tub, hair dryer and W/D.

The great room with vaulted ceiling at the rear of the cottage has a vaulted ceiling and double French doors across the wall that open up to a wooden deck surrounded for privacy with fencing and tropical foliage, heated pool with table and chairs. The great room consists of a living room and kitchen. The living room features a 32' Phillips flat screen (which is adjustable for sweeping movement and viewing), and comfortable, intimate seating.

The elegant and fully equipped kitchen with vaulted ceiling has a dishwasher, microwave, refrigerator with ice-maker, stove, garbage disposal, glass top stove, stainless steel appliances, granite counter tops and everything you could desire to prepare a gourmet feast! There is a newly refinished and repaired Tamarind dining table with 6 teak dining chairs just though the French doors on the deck, and a high bar/dining table in the kitchen area that seats four..

Since Hurricane Irma we have: replaced all rear area fencing and most rear area plantings; had the pool refinished; replaced the pool filter; had the tamarind table repaired and refinished; and repaired the air conditioning. We have also installed a new Bosch refrigerator/freezer and a new on demand hot water heater. Whew!

Please note that we do not rent by the night, only longer term. Also note: WE DO NOT ADVERTISE ON CRAIGSLIST. IF YOU SAW THIS PROPERTY ADVERTISED ON CRAIGSLIST YOU ARE DEALING WITH A SCAMMER.

More Details

Owner
Tom Estep
Member since: 2013
Speaks english
Response time
Within a few hours
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 July, 2018

About Tom Estep

We are retired public school administrators from Pennsylvania.

Tom Estep purchased this house in 2013

Why Tom Estep chose Historic Seaport

We wanted to rent it, so when it came on the market we just had to buy it!

What makes this house unique

Location, amenities and charm.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house rental in Historic Seaport, Florida

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1344 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • City Centre ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure , en suite in master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , bath with shower , shared by queen bedroom and loft beds
  • each bathroom has a hairdryer
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed , ensuite bath with shower
    Bedroom 2 - 1 large double bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 single bed
    other - 1 sofa bed/futon , twin foldout in loft
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Child Beds (1) Additional twin foldout bed in loft area.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
Notes:
Wifi, Central Heat and AC, iPod/iPhone Dock, High Ceilings! Front porch seating for 4 (2 chairs and love seat).

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Mojitoville: 3 bedroom pet-friendly, Old Town, Private Pool, Historic Seaport
average rating of 4.935484 based on 31 reviews
5

great place, great hosts, homey and well decorated

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful , clean, well decorated house with very nice patio and pool area. Hosts were very responsive and helpful. Location is great for walking or biking to all activities. Would absolutely recommend to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: 08/04/2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Bill and Stacy. It was delightful having you stay at Mojitoville. You are welcome back anytime in the future. A month long rental is not for everybody and we are pleased that you found it to be a good one.
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Pooler, GA
5

Best of the Best!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We have been vacationing in Key West for the past 35 years and Mojitoville is the best rental we have ever booked.We love every thing about the house. The house is well maintained and it is in a safe location where you can almost walk to any where on the Island you choose.The owners are the most honest landlords that I have ever dealt with in all my years of visiting Key West. They bend over backwards to make you stay great ! Back in June-July 2018 Fran and David Brown

  • Review Submitted: 12/03/2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow! Thank you so much for the very kind review. We have loved having you stay with us in the past and we're glad that you are back with us this summer.. We work hard to provide an good experience for our renters, an experience that we would want for ourselves. We have many family and friends who stay with us but it is renters who make it possible for us to own a home in "paradise". Thank you. You'll be happy to know that since Hurricane Irma chased you out of Key West in September we have made many changes/updates/improvements. We have: replaced the pool filter that went bad; refinished the pool; replaced all rear fencing; replaced rear planting beds; refinished and repaired the tamarind table; replaced the shower control in the master shower; repaired the shower control in the main bathroom; repaired the air conditioning and replaced the filter system; updated the dinnerware and wineglasses. And by the time that you arrive in June we plan to have a new 4-seat pub table in the kitchen to replace the 2-seater that is there now. Tom and Susan
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5

Everything the same as before Irma

  • 5 of 5

We were impressed to not only the property but the island post Irma. Very little damages or change. Some foliage missing and minor cosmetic damages but all in all, very good shape. Mojitoville fair equally as well. So glad we went and can not wait to go again. Love Tom, Ruzena and all the Conchs :)

Highly recommend, again, to all those even thinking about going. You will not be sorry.

Dan Bowman

  • Review Submitted: 20/11/2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Dan. It's nice having friends in the home. Glad that the post-Irma visit worked out well for you folks. The next time you visit the pool will be re-plastered, the fences will be replaced and the plantings will be restored. Have a great winter. Tom and Susan
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5

Mojitoville - Piece of Paradise on Earth

  • 5 of 5

Mojitoville was the perfect setting for our 1 month, KW vacation. Everything was provided and the amenities made our stay so easy. Right in the center of all the city's activities, sites and restaurants we were in walking distance of most of the popular attractions. The private pool was the icing on the cake.

  • Review Submitted: 19/06/2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your kind words, Rich. We were very pleased to have you rent from us and hope that you and your family will return in the future.
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5

Absolutely wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was wonderful! Beautiful backyard and adorable house with everything you need for an extended stay.

  • Review Submitted: 30/11/2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Greg. We're happy that you enjoyed the house and your stay.
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Dallas
5

Great house in a Great location!

  • 5 of 5

I recently stayed at Mojitoville for just over a month. The house is very comfortable and the location can't be beat! I spend a lot of time in Key West and have stayed in many long term vacation rentals all over Old Town and this was by far my favorite! I loved the proximity to Eaton St. Seafood Market and the Mojitoville kitchen and outdoor gas grill had everything I needed to cook up some fresh seafood!

The entire house was well decorated and stocked with everything I needed. There are also many helpful labels and notes explaining where things are and how to control lights, ceiling fans, TV's, etc.

I look forward to staying at Mojitoville again!

  • Review Submitted: 24/10/2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your gracious words, Tom. Like you, we love the location. We find it interesting that we are getting so many rentals from couples and singles even though there is room for 6 in the house. I guess that the location is our best selling point. Again, thanks. I hope that we cross paths once again at Shots and Giggles. I'll buy you a shot and we'll try to make you giggle! Tom and Susan
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Key West International
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Turtle Kraals
Nearest Ferry
0.25 Miles
Ft. Myers-Key West Ferry
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Key West Golf Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US 1
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Pepe's
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Simonton Street beach
Car: not necessary

Mojitoville is perfect for the discriminating guest who wants to enjoy close proximity to Key West's Historic Seaport with its fine fishing, restaurants and activities and also to Duval Street.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee AU$471.8
Pet Fee AU$168.5
Refundable Damage Deposit AU$1,348

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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