In the heart of the Florida Keys and close to Sombrero Beach. 4 beds/3 baths with private pool, dock on a wide and open canal. Come 'Stay Anchored'.
1880 Sqft Vacation Home hosted by Max & Melissa
8 Guests . 4 Bedrooms . 3 Bathrooms


Live like a local! This charming 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom canal-front Villa is the place to be for your next vacation! Stay Anchored is located in Anglers at Sombrero with a short walk or bike ride to Sombrero Beach in Marathon the heart of the Florida Keys. Relax outside on the first-floor balcony while enjoying the breathtaking sunsets. Enjoy lounging by the private pool, cooking your favorite catch on the grill, or sitting on the dock waiting for the manatees to arrive! We do ask for a 7-day minimum, less than 7 days are negotiable and must be approved by the owners.

We take cleaning our property seriously and follow all CDC guidelines to ensure a fresh property when you arrive. We clean all high-touch surfaces(doorknobs, switches, countertops, etc.) with disinfectant. All towels and bedding washed in hot water. Check-in and check-out with no person-to-person contact with a smart lock programmed to your personalized code.

We do ensure our eco-footprint is kept to a minimum as well. We utilize smart thermostats and smart switches to control outdoor lighting for the carport, pool, and entrances. This will provide a safe and comfortable environment for you and your family.

Our home comes with everything you need! All bed and bath linens are provided as well as pool towels. The full-size kitchen that includes stainless steel appliances, granite countertops will provide the perfect area for entertaining and cooking up your fresh catch! You will also find all the cookware, dinnerware, glassware, cooking utensils, and extras in the kitchen just like your own home! The beachy decor and furnishings will provide a relaxing atmosphere for you to unwind and enjoy an amazing vacation. We will also provide a starter supply of paper towels, toilet paper, garbage bags, laundry, dish soap, and bathroom toiletries. Depending on the length of your stay you might want to bring additional supplies because you won't want to leave. We are located within a short walk, bike, or car ride to a pharmacy, supermarket, and world-class restaurants.

Boaters and fishermen alike will enjoy the 30' dock that can accommodate up to a 35' vessel, with water, power, bait freezer, and fish cleaning table. There is plenty of parking for your boat trailer and vehicles on the property off the street. It is a short 15-min. boat ride to the Atlantic and Gulf(bayside) for fishing and diving at all the hot spots, or enjoy sunsets at 7-mile bridge via boat. A short drive over the 7-mile bridge to the beach and views of Bahia Honda State Park or a little over an hour continue south to spend the day in Key West.

Message us with your booking needs we would love to host your family!

Marathon Rental License: PLR2020-00042

A 3% administration fee if paying via credit card transactions and added at time of invoice. We accept check, debit card, Zelle, and major credit cards. The administration fee is deducted if communicated. No administration fee will be charged for paying the refundable security deposit via credit card.
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Sleeping Configuration

Master Bedroom
1 king bed
Second floor master bedroom includes a king bed, full-size closet, chest of drawers, sitting area, private master bathroom with dual vanity and walk-in shower, and hosting a 32" TV. Also, you will have a beautiful canal view from the bedroom.
Main Floor Bedroom
1 king bed
The main floor bedroom includes a King bed, closet, and chest of drawers. This has access to the main floor full bathroom.
2nd Floor Bedroom
1 queen bed
The bedroom on the 2nd floor hosts a queen bed, with views of the nature preserve. This room has a closet, chest of drawers with a mirror.
Single Bedroom
2 single beds
Great room for the kids or adults, grab a pillow and get some sleep.


Family/Kid Friendly
Parking Included
Plenty of parking on the premise with availability to park up to 2 vehicles under the house (6'5" max height), and 4 vehicles/boat trailer(40') on site. We do have overhead utilities running aside of the street at a height of 13'6ft. Street parking is prohibited.
No Pets Allowed
On a case by case basis with a non-refundable pet deposit and extra cleaning.
No Smoking Allowed
Not Wheelchair Accessible
Not Suitable for Events


Washing Machine
Iron & Board
Clothes Dryer
Hair Dryer
Linens Provided
Towels Provided
Ceiling Fan
Air Conditioning
What we supply
We will provide a starter supply of paper towels, toilet paper, garbage bags, laundry, dish soap, and bathroom toiletries.
Gas Grill
Private Pool
There is a covered balcony with seating for 4 with a nice open view of the canal. At the dock, you will find a fish cleaning table, with water and electricity on a WIDE canal. On the ground level, there is a private pool with a dining area and a gas grill. Also, keep your fresh bait in the bait freezer instead of up in the house freezer. Easy access to the boat and grab a back of ice right around the corner for 2 bucks! There are reclining chaise lounge chairs, Adirondack chairs, and a moveable umbrella located around the pool. Our pool area is gated and private.
High Speed Internet
Cable TV
Security Cameras
The living room and master bedroom have TVs. There is Wi-fi at the home along with outdoor Ring security cameras monitoring the entrance and carport. The electronic lock is so EASY, never lose the key again and get in when you want! This home has many smart features like Nest thermostat and smart light switches for outdoor lighting, so the home is always welcoming and secure when you pull into the driveway after dark. There are also USB charging receptacles in the kitchen to charge your devices.
Full Kitchen
Ice Maker
Coffee Maker
Cooking Utensils
Granite counter and stainless steel appliances will make you feel at home. Dining and cutlery along with pots, pans, and cooking utensils to accommodate your cooking needs.
Smoke Detector
Carbon Monoxide Detector
First Aid Kit
Fire Extinguisher
Our home has been licensed and inspected to ensure it meets local fire codes.


Scuba diving or snorkeling
Deepsea fishing
Fishing Charters
Pier fishing
Wind surfing
Water skiing
Jet skiing
Water tubing
Beach Volleyball
Stand up paddle board(SUP)
Miniature Golf
Fly fishing
Roller blading
Nature Viewing
Bird Watching
Volleyball Court

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Reviews (3)

Excellent based on 3 Reviews
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Registration ID: 54-8017944235-4
Speaks: English
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Policies and Rules

Check In 4PM - Flexible
Check Out10AM

The house has an electronic keypad entry. Prior to arrival, the primary guest will receive email and text confirmation with check-in information.

Minimum age limit for renters: 25
Primary guest (booking reservation) must be at least 25 years or older. Primary guest must be present during reservation period. Failure to follow this policy may result in eviction.
House Rules
We hope that you love your stay at Stay Anchored as much as we do. We want you to feel at home at Stay Anchored, but please be respectful of this space for others to enjoy. We are asking for you to return the house in the condition in which you arrived. We understand that things happen, but we are asking you to be honest with us and let us know before you check out so that we can take care of it.

This is a friendly family neighborhood and house rules will be posted in the house for reading and provided to primary guest at the time of reservation. No parties. Quiet time in Marathon begins at 10 pm. Garbage removal dates, contact information will also be provided should there be a problem with the rental.
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Payment Policy
A refundable security deposit is used to hold the dates of your stay and will be refunded minus any damages or additional costs incurred during your stay10 days after your stay. This is due at the time of contract signing and it is recommended to be paid via check, but will accept via credit card included administration fee.

We must have a signed contract and communication of payment of the security deposit to hold your reservation. Payment is due 60 days before your stay. We can accept alternate methods of payment like credit cards, but there will be an administration fee of 3%. We are limiting our auto reservations through Houfy so we can manage our bookings to follow present health and safety guidelines.
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Refundable Damage Deposit
A refundable security deposit is used to hold the dates of your stay and will be refunded minus any damages or additional costs incurred during your stay. Refunded up to 15 days after your stay.
Cancellation Policy
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before the arrival date.
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Stay Anchored at Sombrero is a Vacation Home located in Marathon, FL, USA. This Vacation Home is available for short term lodging and accommodates 8 guests
Stay Anchored at Sombrero has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and was listed on Houfy on Feb 2020

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