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The Mermaids House, Historic Old Town Key West

Street view of house.
5.0 of 5 stars
34 reviews
Street view of house.
Table for 2, looking towards front bedroom.
Queen bedroom  with rattan headboard.
double bedroom with antique iron bed
Double bedroom with luggage rack, wall rack, closet and dresser with lamp.
View of living room with plenty of comfortable seating and TV
Living room view towards hallway and front door.
Livingroom facing front of house and master bedroom.
Living room view towards smaller bedroom, including rattan table for 2.
Another  view of living room facing master bedrrom and table for 2.
TV living room with plenty of DVD and games in case of rainy days.
Looking into kitchen towards backyard.
New kitchen cabinets and black granite counters.
view through kitchen window into backyard.
Bathroom with original french doors.
outdoor shower
Pedistal sink with mother of pearl mirror.
Original claw foot bathtub with view of backyard, a lovely place to soak. Including tub caddy.
Indoor shower.
Looking outdoors onto shower porch.
Outdoor shower with privacy.
Deck off of kitchen for dining with seating for 6.
Deck and dining area with Weber gas grill.
Backyard with comfy seating day or night.
2 lounge chairs for reclining or sunbathing.
Hammock for 2 in the 145 year old trees..
Original Red Hand Pump for  well water. Still works great and has plenty of fresh water.
Separate laundry room with front load washer and gas dryer.
tropical garden
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2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Private Historic Bahama Conch Home in Old Town Key West.
Fenced in with large tropical private quiet yard. Hundred year old trees to relax under in the hammock or lounge in the comfortable outdoor furniture for a respite from a day of touring.Great place to have a barbecue or read a book ,do yoga or meditation on the back deck. My home is 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom with outdoor shower and indoor claw foot bathtub and shower.I have maintained the 1865 feel and not really changed the lay out much , just modernized her to make her comfortable and yet keep her historic.Fully furnished . Central A/C and Heat.In walking distance to all major attractions, 1/2 block from Duval Street yet private and quiet.
About the owner, barbara d
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 34 reviews and 1 property
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English first
bob w
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 for a stay in February 2015
person found this review helpful

We stayed at the mermaid house for a weeks vacation, and it is a great house,close to everything and with in walking distance to duval street. Barbara provides every thing you need including bikes to get around town. Dave the property manager was great! we are looking forward to a return visit. more

Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 for a stay in January 2015

We stayed in the Mermaid House for 6 nights and found it to have everything we needed, from a fabulous large garden with plenty of seating, a Barbeque and a great sized hammock to chill out back with a cold one ! On the inside, the kitchen had all the utensils you'd need. The Bathroom was nice with a smart... more

Lawrence, Kansas
Level Contributor
87 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015 for a stay in December 2014

We stayed at The Mermaids House for four nights including New Years Eve. The description of amenities is right on so I won't go into a lot of those items but we loved everything the house had to offer. If anything, the pictures do not do the house justice. The location was almost exactly half way between the north and... more

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 4 nights
Jan 13, 2015 -
Dec 31, 2015
all year
4 nights
  • Cleaning fee: $125 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Cleaning fee is always extra and depends on the number of adults, children and length of stay. $125- $200. Security deposit is always $400 but you don't pay these fees until you check in.
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Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Key West International Airport: 3.0 mi
Ferry: On Caroline Street, to Fort Myers: 2.0 mi
Take a taxi to house and walk or ride bikes around the island. We provide 4 bikes for you to use at no extra charge along with locks and lights for night riding.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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