You can buy just about anything on the internet. Refurbished shipping container homes? You got it. One of a kind rare movie props? Oh yeah. Your own private island? We’ve got those, too! Perfect for introverts, nature lovers, and retirees alike, if you’ve got the money for it, you can totally purchase your own island in Florida. Of course, there’s no harm in just window shopping, too. So whether you're just daydreaming or planning your future permanent getaway, check out these crazy islands for sale in Florida right now.
Address: Card Sound Bay in the Florida Keys near Key Largo
Why You Need It: These 26 acres of tropics in Card Sound Bay are just 10 minutes by helicopter to Miami's infamous South Beach, and 10 minutes by boat to its shore home, where you can dock at a private club in Key Largo. There's even an airstrip for private jets, just in case you have one of those, too.
Address: On Buck Key, FL
Why You Need It: This 13-acre property is nestled right in the middle of the federal preserve of Buck Key, offering solitude and privacy, while still being close to the urban conveniences of Ft. Myers.
Address: Marathon, FL
Why You Need It: This gem of the Florida Keys is a little smaller than most but no less luxurious. Gates and lush tropical landscape provide privacy around the magnificent bayfront main house and two private guest houses. Enjoy a swim in the pool, or lounge on the sundeck.
East Sister Rock
Address: Marathon, FL
Why You Need It: While this island is 'off the grid', it is totally self-sufficient with solar and wind energy generators, and good. The property also has four docks and one on the mainland, a helicopter pad, and 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2,300 square foot Bahamian-style home.
Address: Islamorada, FL
Why You Need It: This 15-acre private island is actually accessible by car and can be found at mile marker 79.7 on the Caribbean island of Islamorada. Terra's Key has the perfect balance of seclusion and modernity, with long driveway allowing you to reach restaurants and shops, and the electric gate securing you inside. It features complete utilities, plus a heated pool and tennis court.
Address: Monroe County, Key West, FL
Why You Need It: This 5-acre gem is uniquely connected to AIA in Key West by a land bridge and is the only private island with direct access to Key West. The home itself features four bedrooms, six bathrooms, a caretaker’s cottage, a four-car garage and is surrounded by breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean.
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