Bask in the charming ambience of the adults-only Scarlet Mango Inn which houses 6 unique rooms. Built during the Lincoln Era, this architectural gem is a destination to Key West classic Bahamian-style design. Originally a Conch Republic estate, this dream retreat embraces and soothes you with upper and lower wrap-around porches under a tin roof, Dade County pine floors, crown moldings, and Old World craftsmanship. This grand mansion begs for your company with a frosty beverage in hand and a balmy breeze to carry away your troubles. Sitting under a wild orchid tree on Southard Street, you are a stone’s throw from the magic and excitement of Duval and the historic seaport. Slip on your comfiest flip flops and ease on down to fabulous dining, boutiques and galleries. A contactless check in/out process with a virtual innkeeper allows for a seamless experience!
Your serenity begins as you pass through the white picket gate and step foot on the lush grounds of this vibrant and picturesque estate. Take a break from reality out on the front porch as you soak up lush tropical views. A blend of coastal decor and tropical-chic accoutrements captivate your bohemian soul and beckon you inside the front door. As you enter, take cool respite in the common sitting room that offers plush seating and a bounty of natural light from the large cheerful windows. Read your favorite novel by the light of tropical sunshine or turn on cozy lamps when the sun sets. A wall-mounted TV offers an alternative diversion while you are waiting for your night out on the town. A lovely, small powder room is just off the common sitting area at the base of the stairs for your comfort and convenience.
Travel up the steps and enter this exclusive king suite, flooded with Key West sunshine from large windows and a private door leading out to the upper porch. The light and airy decor of the living room instantly puts you in relaxed vacation mode. Sink into the couch or plush seating and enjoy your large wall-mounted TV. A desk area, coffee table, reading lamps and wet bar counter complete your needs. Enter the bedroom where you are welcomed by a sumptuous king bed, four large windows, mounted TV, dresser, cushioned window seating, door to outside porch and ensuite bathroom with glass shower, large sink area and private toilet nook. Enjoy a Keurig machine for your morning cup of coffee to start the day as well as a mini fridge for all of your essentials.
The exquisite upper balcony and lower porch overlook a large, sparkling pool (heated in winter months) and beautifully landscaped garden deck. Wash your cares away with a swim and enjoy a fruit-infused cocktail in your deck lounger. Discover your zen amid the lush vegetation and cool island breezes.
There is street parking only. You may park on the street in spaces not marked as residential. There are several non-residential spaces in the surrounding area, and also a pay lot less than 2 blocks away, but you can usually find something on the street.
Pets not allowed