Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is your refund policy if we can’t travel?

We refund 100% when guests cancel 14 days before arrival date.

50% refunded when guests cancel 7 days before arrival date.

0% refunded when guests cancel 6 days before arrival date or early departure.

100% refunded when guests cancel 1 day before arrival date for travel restrictions, natural disasters, pandemics, etc.

Are there restrictions in the area due to COVID?

There are no restricted areas and businesses have begun operating in full capacity. There are some requirements in place such as wearing face masks in businesses and social distancing of as least six feet. We recommend checking the Monroe County FL website for the latest updates.

What are the cleaning standards?

We are following industry-wide cleaning standards by the American Hotel and Lodging Association to ensure cleanliness and safety.

Are we able to bring more than one pet?

You may bring all your pets of any size to stay free of charge.

We are arriving earlier than expected, can we check-in earlier than 3 pm?

Our apologies early check-in is not available. The cleaner needs that time to thoroughly clean the home before check-in. If you are in the area with a boat trailer you can park it at the home then walk over to Kiki’s Sandbar for some lunch if you like or outdoor activities (dock view, cornhole, fish watching) until check-in time.

Can we check-out later, 10 am is too early?

Our apologies we do not offer late check-out. The cleaner needs that time to thoroughly clean the home. However if your check-out date is available you may extend your reservation for one night if you like.

What are the sleeping arrangements for Cozy Cottage?

Bedroom 1: king bed

Bedroom 2: bunk bed (full over full)

Also one queen sofa bed in the living room

Total: 2 bedrooms and 1 bath.

Can we tie the boat at the dock overnight at Cozy Cottage?

You can tie it at the dock or boat basin. Or pull the boat out onto your trailer and park near the home.

What are the sleeping arrangements for Barry Beach and the Guesthouse?

The main house Barry Beach:

Bedroom 1: king bed

Bedroom 2: king bed

Bedroom 3: queen bed

Bedroom 4: two single beds

Total: 4 bedrooms and 3 baths.

The guesthouse Barry Cove & Harbor:

Bedroom 1: king bed

Bedroom 2: trundle bed (two full and one single rollout underneath)

Bedroom 3: king bed

Bedroom 4: trundle bed (two full and one single rollout underneath)

Also two queen sofa beds in the living rooms

Total: 4 bedrooms and 2 baths.

Entire property: 8 bedrooms and 5 baths.

Can we tie two boats at the dock overnight at Barry Beach?

There is space for two boats at the dock's end. You may also pull the boats out onto your trailer and park near the home.

Will my deep boat make it through during low tide?

The path is clear for all boats up to 50 feet to dock. A depth finder is recommended on all boats for guidance through coral during six feet low tide at dock’s end and one foot at shoreline.

What should we bring?

It is recommended to bring:

- Depth finder for boating

- Face mask

- Local fishing license

- Off spray for no-see-ums

- Sunglasses

- Sunhat

- Sunscreen

- Water shoes

- Waterproof phone case

What kind of fish can we catch or see at the dock?

There are all sorts of fish life near the dock! You can catch mangrove snapper, tarpon, sharks, grunts, jacks, pin fish, lobster, stone crab, and blue crabs. You may see some manatees, sea turtles, or bottlenose dolphins swimming around!

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