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Grande Dame Key West - 'The Watson House' ~ Weekly Rental

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4.5 of 5 bubbles
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Rental Home -
Studio, 7 Bathrooms, Sleeps 16
Key West, Florida Keys, Florida
Grande Dame Key West – (The Watson House) vacation rental estate is an impeccably detailed 3-story Classic Folk Victorian home with 7 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms. An award winning renovation of this stately Victorian mansion has achieved an impressive balance of timeless charm, classic elegance, and modern convenience, making this property both aesthetically alluring and delightfully comfortable.


Originally built by the Watson Family in the 1840's, this mansion has kept the Watson name as homage to the original owners Susan and William Watson. Today this home is one of the most beautiful and unique licensed vacation homes of this size and stature on our island. It is the perfect place for the family or small corporate group with discerning tastes. Located right in the heart of Old Town Key West's historic section of beautifully re...
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About the Manager, Vacation Homes of Key West
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : May 2010
Overall rating: 4.2 / 5.0
Based on 137 reviews and 42 properties
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 9 reviews
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Kenneth N
Vero Beach, Florida
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183 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

We had 7 couples and 2 singles for 16 people total. There was plenty of room for everyone. Upon arrival we found the house to be in very good condition, clean, and stocked with towels, paper goods, dishes, etc. There are 2 pair of w/d which is convenient for pool towels! The set up for the house is a little...

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Kenneth, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Grande Dame Key West! It is wonderful to hear that the property fit your needs and you enjoyed your stay in Key West. Looking forward to seeing next time! VHKW Team

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Naomi811
Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2016 for a stay in March 2016
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Our experience in Key West, at the Grande Dame and with VHKW was just incredible. From the moment we arrived, we felt like we were in paradise. The house had all of the charm and character of an historic residence, but included all of the modern amenities. The proximity to everything could not be beat, the pool was an absolute...

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llaboy
ellicott city
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34 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2015 for a stay in September 2013

the mattress,s are worn out and uncomfortable. for the price i would hope every bedroom would have a tv. you have to walk through others bedrooms to get to yours which means no privacy. kitchen and dining area are tiny for large group. as expensive as it is now to fly to key west, its not of great value to...

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We are very sorry this customer was disappointed in their accommodations. We appreciate the feedback however, all bedrooms are private as there is an external staircase that can be used to enter the second and third floor. The home was refreshed at the end of August 2015.

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(3)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
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$1,590
$6,750
Apr 22, 2017 -
May 29, 2017
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3 nights
$1,825
$9,150
May 30, 2017 -
Jun 16, 2017
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3 nights
$1,590
$7,950
Jun 17, 2017 -
Aug 11, 2017
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5 nights
$1,825
$9,150
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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