Itís rumored that she was a Wild Child, the daughter of a musical icon whose name you know. Strong-willed and adventurous, she left home younger than most. Drifting from port to port, in search of herself, her soulful songwriting brought her unsought fame. But sheís always been shy of the spotlight.
So we revamped things to suit her and named the delicious result in her honor: the Gypsy Mermaidís Escape. Thereís a bit of her quicksilver aura captured here Ö at once intriguing and exciting, yet tantalizingly elusive. Choose it for yourself and see what we mean.
Ground floor Queen Accommodation.
The Mango Room features an antique wicker armoire, a charming queen size wrought iron bed, and sunlight filtered through Plantation shutters, coaxing you to linger awhile. And why not? You're on island time now.
Ground floor Standard Queen Accommodation.
The Coconut Cabana is adjacent the back porch of the Main House, which provides a convenient outdoor area for relaxation. A sumptuous seagrass queen size bed, fanciful fish providing a soft glow of light after sunset, and parrots perching in the rafters create your own secret island hideaway!
Upstairs Standard Queen Accommodation.
Imagine a bedroom on a West Indies coconut plantation. The time? The Colonial era, when Old World powers were jockeying to expand their spheres of influence. Your haven of comfort is the Bamboo Room, a favorite choice for easing into the slow pace of island life. The Indonesian teak and cane poster bed, a strikingly beautiful antique dresser, and light modulated by Bahama shutters evoke a genteel ambience. So relax. Be transported. You can almost feel the breeze as it ruffles the palm trees ...
Key Lime Loft
Romantic Al Fresco Queen Accommodation.
There are those who insist that there is something magical about the Key Lime Loft. One happy couple with an amazing storybook romance that began right here in Key West even plan their visits around when it's available!
Under the sheltering fronds of a graceful coconut palm, this indoor-outdoor treetop suite is comprised of a cozy room with queen bed, opening through French doors to a romantic private deck designed for savoring balmy breezes and technicolor sunsets. Overlooking the pool and garden below in one direction and juxtapositioned rooftops of neighboring cottages in another, more than one guest has been inspiried to set up a tripod or easel.
Al Fresco Queen Accommodation.
Our most often-requested accommodation, the Poinciana Patio is a relaxing and sunny poolview retreat with vaulted ceiling and French doors opening to the garden to "bring the outside in". The twin mirrors of a fabulous antique armoire romantically frame the reflection of the handsome wrought iron queen size bed dressed in carefree, tropical fiesta colors.
Classic Key West Accommodation Al Fresco Queen Suite.
The Banyantree Suite has a spectacular overview of the garden and pool from its spacious private deck, where at night the stars seem close enough to touch. Featuring a Plantation-style mahogany queen size bed and an adjoining room with day bed, the suite comfortably accommodates three guests. Casually elegant indoor-outdoor living, classic Key West style!
Al Fresco Queen Accommodation.
The Conch Courtyard is nestled poolside, in the heart of the garden. Step through the gate of its private, picket-fenced patio, and enter the ambiance of a casual seaside retreat. An exotic umbrella tree and immense flowering hibiscus shade a pair of chaise lounges -- the perfect spot to share a leisurely breakfast-for-two or greet the evening with cocktails at sunset. Caribbean colors and quaint cottage architecture recall memories of carefree, endless summers.