This incredible 26-acre private island in the Florida Keys, with a 464.51-square-foot [5,000-square-foot] main house facing west so owners can see the sunsets every evening, a pool, 2 cabanas for employees, an apartment for the yacht captain, private office and tennis court that also functions as a heliport… now it can be yours for a whopping $95 million (€89.03 million).
Pumpkin Key offers a unique blend of seclusion, splendor and convenience. It is part of one of the most prestigious club communities in the United States, “Ocean Reef” – members of which include a list of “who’s who in American business” – favored by its streets, mega yacht marinas and its exclusive 4,456-foot long runway capable of accommodating medium and large private jets.
The exclusive island comes with rows and rows of palm trees and bougainvillea, golf carts and a dozen lots that could be developed as houses for families. The island is owned by the widow of Chicago businessman George Berry who bought it in 1973. The mega property includes a 20-dock marina, suitable for mega yachts and a private beach area.
Pumpkin Key is located one hour away from Miami International Airport, and 1 hour 50 minutes from Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport, “Ocean Reef” is also serviced by its own lighted runway.
Russell Post of Sotheby’s International Realty is the agent in charge of the sale of this private island.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What is Pumpkin Key?
Pumpkin Key is an ultra-exclusive 26-acre private island located in the Florida Keys.
- What features does Pumpkin Key Island offer?
Pumpkin Key offers a range of luxurious amenities, including a 5,000-square-foot main house with a west-facing view for breathtaking sunsets, a pool, two cabanas for employees, an apartment for the yacht captain, a private office, and a tennis court that doubles as a heliport.
- How much does Pumpkin Key Island cost?
Pumpkin Key Island is currently on sale for $95 million (€89.03 million).
- What makes Pumpkin Key unique?
Pumpkin Key Island stands out for its perfect blend of seclusion, splendor, and convenience. It is part of the prestigious “Ocean Reef” club community, known for its exclusive streets, mega yacht marinas, and a 4,456-foot runway capable of accommodating medium and large private jets.
- What additional features does Pumpkin Key Island offer?
Pumpkin Key Island is surrounded by rows of palm trees and bougainvillea, and it comes with golf carts for easy transportation. The island includes a 20-dock marina suitable for mega yachts and a private beach area. There are also a dozen lots available for development as houses for families.
- Who is the current owner of Pumpkin Key?
Pumpkin Key is owned by the widow of Chicago businessman George Berry, who purchased the island in 1973.
- Where is Pumpkin Key located?
Pumpkin Key is located in the Florida Keys and is approximately one hour away from Miami International Airport. It is also conveniently situated one hour and 50 minutes from Fort Lauderdale / Hollywood International Airport. The “Ocean Reef” community is serviced by its own lighted runway.
- Who is the agent in charge of selling Pumpkin Key?
Russell Post of Sotheby’s International Realty is the agent responsible for the sale of Pumpkin Key.
- Can you provide more information about the surrounding area?
The Florida Keys offer a stunning tropical environment with beautiful beaches, crystal-clear waters, and a vibrant marine ecosystem. The region is known for its vibrant nightlife, water sports activities, and a variety of entertainment options. It is a popular destination for boating enthusiasts, fishing enthusiasts, and those seeking a luxurious island lifestyle.
- Are there any nearby attractions or amenities?
The Florida Keys offer a range of attractions and amenities, including world-class resorts, championship golf courses, exquisite dining options, and unique shopping experiences. The area is also known for its vibrant arts and cultural scene, with art galleries, museums, and live performances.
- Is financing available for the purchase of Pumpkin Key Island?
For information regarding financing options for the purchase of Pumpkin Key Island, it is recommended to consult with a financial advisor or a real estate agent specializing in luxury properties.
Please note that the information provided in this FAQ was published in September 2017 and may be subject to change. It is always advisable to verify the details and consult with relevant professionals for the most up-to-date and accurate information.