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Key West Seashell Cottage-1 block to Duval, spa

Welcome to the Seashell Cottage, quiet lane, one block to Duval Street, free onsite parking
1 of 16Welcome to the Seashell Cottage, quiet lane, one block to Duval Street, free onsite parking
Rental Home -
1 Bedroom , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2
Key West, Florida Keys, Florida
Forget that 'been there, done that' hotel room; enjoy the comforts of home in Old Town Key West at the Seashell Cottage. Located on a quiet lane, just 1 block to Duval Street, walk to the grocery store, restaurants, museums, beach, and 'Sunset Celebration'.

The original local artwork throughout the home expresses our island attitudes and ocean wonders. You will most likely pay less and feel like you've had an authentic experience of life on our island by staying in this totally private single family residence. Central A/C and heat along with ceiling fans keep you comfortable year round or open the doors and windows for fresh tropical breezes. Large, well equipped kitchen with full size, modern appliances, breakfast bar and sit-down table opens up to the back deck.

Enjoy the large spa on the spacious back d...
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Listing #FKN3971715
About the Owner
Carolyn B
Languages spoken:English, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Make your reservation by calling and speaking personally with owner, Carolyn Baker. Feel free to ask questions! Major credit cards accepted.
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

This little cottage is tucked away about a block and half from Duval Street. It’s right in the heart of old town but you would never know it. Very quiet and very clean plus has all the comforts of home. The hot tub is an...More

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Carolyn B, Owner at Key West Seashell Cottage-1 block to Duval, spa, responded to this reviewResponded April 20, 2018

Thank you so much, Deb. It's always so great to have you guys back and to remember how long you've been visiting. Barbara and I so appreciate you taking the time to write this beautiful review and for taking such good care of the cottage....More

Reviewed December 28, 2017

We have stayed at other VRBO's and hotels in Key West before, but Seashell Cottage is now our go-to place. It has everything we like: It's truly a cottage, not an apartment, you have the structure to yourself. Private patio with hot tub. Washer and...More

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Carolyn B, Owner at Key West Seashell Cottage-1 block to Duval, spa, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2017

Thank you so much for taking time to write the lovely review. The "cat sharing' comment and photos gave me a chuckle! You are the perfect guests and we'll look forward to your return! Happy New Year! Carolyn

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Reviewed November 11, 2017

Seashell cottage has become our home away from home in Key West. Great location, close but not too close. Within walking distance of restaurants, bars and all that happens. Thanks Carolyn for opening your lovely cottage and Barbara for being a very helpful caretaker. See...More

Thank Ardella L
Carolyn B, VR Owner at Key West Seashell Cottage-1 block to Duval, spa, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2017

We so appreciate your taking the time to write this lovely review and want you to know how much we appreciate your being such wonderful guests. Barbara and I are greatly looking forward to your return visits. Warm regards, Carolyn Baker Owner, Seashell Cottage

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
May have a one week minimum. No more than 2 adults. We do not rent to groups of people under the age of 25.
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 7 nights
Jun 3, 2018 -
Oct 14, 2018
5 nights
Oct 15, 2018 -
Dec 15, 2018
5 nights
Dec 16, 2018 -
Apr 27, 2019
5 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning: $150 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Tax is 12.5%; cleaning fee-$150
Two adults. We do not accommodate pets.
Advance reservations MAY have one week minimum.
We do not make reservations over one year in advance

Call or email for rates for Holidays, Special Events, Festivals and Holidays and daily rates.
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About the neighborhood
The Seashell Cottage, a single family, free standing, private residence is located on a tiny flowerful lane, just 1 block to Duval Street and walking distance to most attractions, including the beach, museums, restaurants, bars, shopping, and a fabulous grocery store.

Free onsite parking and free Wi-Fi.
Getting around
Drive, fly, or take the Ferry
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Key West International Airport: 5.0 mi
Ferry: Key West Express from Ft. Myers: 0.6 mi
Drive, fly, or take the Ft. Myers ferry!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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