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Property Details

Updated: Dec 6, 2016
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, 8 Sleeps

Marathon, Florida Keys Vacation Rental Home on the Gulf

"The Bird of Paradise" is a stunning 2300 square foot, pool home on the Gulf of Mexico complete with Direct Gulf side Views.

Completely refurbished in 2012 this stunning 3 bedroom, 2 bath beauty boasts all new furnishings and a brand new gourmet kitchen complete with granite countertops.

Relax and enjoy the splendor of a Florida Keys sunset from the expansive screened porch that overlooks your own private pool. Or let us reserve you kayaks that you can launch from your own yard and explore the abundant sealife.

Bedding~(3 Bedrooms/Sleeps 8)

Master Suite: Image waking up in your King sized bed to the sun shining over the Gulf and the balmy breezes from your private balcony. The master suite has a private bath with large soaking tub to relax your cares away.

BR 2: The second bedroom has a queen bed and shares the hall bath with bedroom 3

BR 3: The bunk house has a set of bunkbeds and a trundle bed with two twin for a total of four twins in all in this delightful room.

Full laundry facilities with a full sizesd washer and dryer.

Fully stocked kitchen with all appliances, cookware, dishes and a starter of paper towels, dish soap and dishwaher powder are provided. Your home will have a toaster, blender and coffee maker for your use.

The home has central air conditioning and numerous ceiling fans for those warm tropical days.

There is a new observation platform great for kayaks and small flats boats. All homes in the FLorida Keys can be subject to seagrass blowing in with strong winds. The grass is where our sealife live and reproduce and can cause an odor when it accumulates.

Flooring throughout the home is wood laminate and tile. Pets under 20 pounds will be accepted with a $150 per pet fee and pets over 20 pounds will be considered. Please call to discuss your pets needs.

The lovely Gulf front pool will ensure you enjoy everyday in the Keys as your relax around the azure waters. Pool heat will be provided for the week for an additional $150 fee.

All bedrooms and the living area have flat screen TV's. Basic cable will be provided and a DVD player is located in the living room.

The common area are open and inviting and offer plenty of seating areas as well as a sleeper sofa in the living area.

Parking for 4 cars, two are covered and even space for your boat trailer.

For guests wishing to have more water sports, Coco Plum Vacation Rentals is happy to coordinate the use of kayaks, jet skis, private boats and private fishing charters.

Guests may also wish to visit the world famous Turtle Hospital, Dolphin research center, Key West and Duval Street or relax at Bahia Honda park and Beach.

Home is located within 5 miles of grocery stores, drug stores, a hospital, boat ramps, bait shops, restaurants, bars, movie theater and all other conveniences you may desire.


~ Discounts Limited to dates and availability ~ Only on New Bookings

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bath
  • Parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Recent Review

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2 Reviews

2 traveler reviews

Charleston, SC

Not too shabby

  • 3 of 5

This home has had recent updates and was very clean upon arrival. In the description of the pool it is stated that the pool is heated. After a couple of days I called the manager about the pool not heating up.....a fee plus tax to have the heat turned on. The fee is not an issue for me. The nondisclosure of the bueno. We paid the fee. A gentlemen from the pool company arrived promptly and informed us that the heater was not working properly and an appliance repair would be scheduled. Hopefully we will be getting a refund for the pool fee.

Also, the check in was at 5:00 pm. I have never had a check in that late. Called the manager about an early check in...a fee plus tax if available. Once again, the fee is not an issue. The surprise fees are very frustrating.

If you are an avid fisherman and cook the home is lacking in some amenities. There is no bait/fish freezer, no floating dock (description of the property states that there is a floater) no cleaning station and a minimum of cookware.

However, if you are just hanging by the pool and do not require all of the extra amenities the house is fine. Great views. Quiet street. Angel (property manager) was very responsive.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for choosing Coco Plum Vacation Rentals to host your Florida Keys vacation. We do sincerely apologize for the pool heater not working during your stay. We also appreciate your bringing it to our attention. You will recieve a refund for the additional monies charged for this amenity. We also have purchased a bait freezer for that home and had it installed. Thank you for your feed back. We do hope that you come and visit us again, in the beautiful Florida Keys at one of Coco Plum Vacation Rental homes. Coco Plum Vacation Rentals!
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Beautiful Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

This place was amazing. Beautiful view to wake up to and to go to bed to. The pool was a definite amenity for our group. The house and accommodations was great. Could have used a few more mixing bowls and baking pans, only for those that have to cook every night. I would definitely stay here again and would highly recommend it for any one wishing to have a tropical scenery, and the convienience of shopping, dining, boating or just relaxing by the pool.

Radelle Southern-Horton

Cocoa, Fl

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind review for the Bird of Paradise home, we will certainly share your kind review with the owner. All of the homes that we manage are individually owned and kept to a very high standard. Coco Plum Vacation Rentals strives for all of our tenants to have a great experience like you all had! We appreciate your business and hope that you come back to visit us very soon, here in the Beautiful Florida Keys!
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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Key west International Airport at 50 Miles Nearest Beach : Sombrero Beach at 4 Miles

Marathon offers many water themed activities for your vacation guests.

Nowhere else in the US can you tour a fully operational Turtle Hospital where they rescue, rehab, and release sick and injured sea turtles offer educational tours of their unique facility 3 times per day. This is a must do while in Marathon on vacation.

Marathons newest gem is Aquarium Encounters as seen on the TV show Tanked. At Florida Keys Aquarium Encounters attractions revolve around their unique aquarium encounters. You can get up close and personal with Sharks, Stingrays and all the other sea life typically found on the Florida Keys Coral Reefs. So much more than an aquarium this venue is a destination to see, touch and learn about the unique marine life in the Florida Keys.

Sombrero Beach is a free public beach located near mile marker 50 or if you drive to the other end of the famed Seven Mile Bridge you can visit Bahia Honda a Fabulous state park.

Get in touch with Nature at Crane Point Hammock & Museum. The Museum of Natural History provides visitors with interesting and educational interpretative displays of local wildlife, marine life, dioramas and dramatic exhibits featuring artifacts and objects of cultural interest. Tour the Nature Trails, visit the Wild Bird Center, or take a guided Kayak tour.

Walk, bike or roller blade down the famed Seven mile bridge and see how many different species of marine life you can identify along the way.

Rent bikes, paddle boards or kayaks and have them delivered to your vacation rental home.

Or perhaps you want to take a snorkel or dive trip on one of the many charters to Coffins Patch or Sombrero lighthouse marine sanctuaries where you will feel like you are on an Caribbean Island.

If you didn’t bring your boat there are plenty of boats and captains for hire to take you fishing for sharks, tarpon, bonefish, dolphin, tuna or sailfish.

If nightlife is your thing take a trip down to Key West to take in the magic of sunset on Duvall Street or sample the many culinary delights.

Fort Jefferson is another must do day trip out of Key West into the Dry Tortugas.


n Marathon you can do as much or as little as you like. If this all sounds too stressful perhaps catching up with your favorite novel poolside with a Margarita in hand better describes your perfect vacation.

Whatever you vacation dreams Coco Plum Vacation Rental homes have the perfect place for you to make your dream into a Keys Reality!

Rates & Availability

Rental rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Nov 26 2016 - Dec 23 2016
7 night minimum stay
Dec 24 2016 - Jan 6 2017
7 night minimum stay
Mid season
Jan 7 2017 - Feb 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
Peak Season
Feb 4 2017 - Mar 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
Mar 4 2017 - Mar 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
Peak season
Mar 25 2017 - Apr 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
Mid Season
Apr 22 2017 - May 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
May 27 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
July 4th
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jul 8 2017 - Jul 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
Mini Season
Jul 22 2017 - Jul 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
Week after mini
Jul 29 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
Opening week
Aug 5 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
Mid Week
Aug 12 2017 - Aug 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
Low Season
Aug 19 2017 - Nov 17 2017
7 night minimum stay
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
Low season
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 22 2017
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Pet Fee $150 + Tax
Processing $50 + Tax
Cleaning fee $300 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

Florida Keys Vacation Rental
7 night minimum
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Payments are due 60 days prior to arrival.

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Prices subject to change.
Check in is 5 pm or later. Again, for complete and accurate information, please view our site.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund if canceled at least 0 days before arrival date.
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Property Type

  • house


  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Dining Area


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...


  • pets considered

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront


  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 2
  • Half Bathroom


  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Master Bedroom with Master bath upstairs. Both Guest rooms are also upstairs. One guest room features a Queen bed. The other guest room has twin bunk beds.


  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


  • Guests provide their own meals


  • Small new floating dock for boat Inground Swimming Pool Cable Internet Direct Gulf of Mexico location Close to shops and restaurants 10 mins tops to the nearest beach Fish right off of the dock!

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