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Key West Seashell Cottage-1 block to Duval, spa

Sundance spa on private back deck with lounge chairs, hammock, dining table, BBQ
5.0 of 5 bubbles
24 reviews
Sundance spa on private back deck with lounge chairs, hammock, dining table, BBQ
Enjoy the friendly lane from the front porch swing.
Welcome to the Seashell Cottage
Comfy recliner chair and sleeper sofa (1 person).  Local artwork throughout the cottage.
Desk in living room with phone, answering machine, DSL connection
Free Wi-Fi and WiFi TV with BluRay player
Sit-down table and breakfast bar, frig has ice-maker, ceramic top stove. French doors to bedroom.
French doors open to private back deck and dining table
Bathroom with tub/shower - 3 doors to bedroom, kitchen, outdoor shower
King Bed, large flat screen TV, and door to the bathroom.
The white armoire houses a 27' TV and DVD player.
Outside shower and sink, both with hot water - a favorite with our guests.
Kitchen opens to deck with BBQ, hammock, dining table, lounge chairs
Relax at the Seashell Cottage
Enjoy a cup of coffee or cocktail on the porch swing; savor the neighborhood offerings.
That's me, Carolyn, on Whitmarsh Lane aka Lazy Lane, home of Seashell Cottage
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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.

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About the Owner, Carolyn B
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 24 reviews and 1 property
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2011 for a stay in November 2011

Ideal, quiet location. Duval Street can be somewhat noisy but Seashell is the ideal distance away when you want some peace & quiet but is still just a leisurely walk away. Facilities at Seashell are ideal for a couple & the outside shower is a bonus so much so that we didn't use the inside shower. Gas barbecue, hammock & hot tub were well used - Having washer / drier was a bonus. Dealing with...

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Wendi and I are so pleased you enjoyed the Seashell Cottage and Key West. You really found the "essence" of the island regarding your picks of establishments to frequent. You...


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2011 for a stay in July 2011

Management response:

Thank you for your unsolicited review! Your family is highly commended as guests. Wendi and I would be pleased for you to return! Carolyn


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2011 for a stay in June 2011
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Seashell Cottage has everything you would need for a week of vacation! We truely did have a more "authenic experience" than staying at a hotel. It is well maintained, very clean, and has the most tropical charm of any place I've ever stayed. We loved using the outdoor shower and sitting on the front porch swing to have coffee. The lane is quiet for being so close to Duval Street. It was nice to be...

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It was a delight to have you as a guest at the Seashell. Thanks for taking the time to comment and I hope that you and your groom will come back for a visit! Warm regards, Carolyn Baker


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 28, 2011 for a stay in February 2011
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Thank you so much. So pleased you enjoyed yourselves! I'll work on the idea of how to get another large comfortable chair in the living room. The recliner that's there...


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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2010 for a stay in October 2010
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • 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
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
May have a one week minimum. No more than 2 adults and one child (under the age of 18).
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Apr 29, 2017
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Oct 14, 2017
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  • 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

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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.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Key West International Airport: 5.0 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 mi.
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