A unique opportunity to rent a home in a Waterfront Community with all the comforts of home plus 1 minute drive away access to a heated community pool, private tennis courts and private beach.
Our home has large Cathedral ceilings featuring in built sparkle which catches your eye as you sit and relax on our seven piece Italian leather furniture.
The central lounge leads out onto our large sundeck which is situated to get the Sun ally day as it moves around our home to
the Sunset over our inclusive Private Beach.
Residents Pool is access is only one third of a mile away and is right on the Gulf water channel out into the Gulf of Mexico.
This is an ideal spot to sit and relax in a nice area with showers and toilets and lots of sun loungers for all.
A non-commercial facility for use by Residents and their Guests which is rarely busy !
Also features nice private tennis courts just where you enter with the special electronic key fob which we provide.
Gulf Harbors Woodlands is a very nice Deed Restricted community with high standards, nice roads and lovely
people who will make you welcome.
It is a cul-de-sac 369 home location so through traffic is at a
minimum for this reason.
Green Key Beach is only a short drive away and as well as a Sunset viewing platform, features a nature reserve with elevated boardwalk access.
Toilets, showers, nice small beach and a playground area for children.in addition to covered and open picnic tables.
Peaceful and quiet and looking out over many angles this is an ideal spot to watch the often glorious sunsets.
Don't forget our private beach of course where you can park
right at beachside and step onto the sand as our invited guest
Feel free to ask any question !
This is us with Eleonore's Mum and we are regular Snowbird visitors to the Sunshine State where we go to enjoy the warm winter sun while we do the Annual Maintenance to make sure
you enjoy your visit to our Home in the Sun
N.B ALTHOUGH WE LOVE ANIMALS, OUR HOME IS PET FREE IN THE GENERAL INTERESTS OF ALL OUR GUESTS
AND VISITORS - THANKS FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING !
Great location - quiet yet within reach of great shopping, restaurants, beaches and attractions. Best of all is sitting on the sunny deck around 5pm with cocktail in hand and enjoying dinner in the early evening sun OR
Go to our quiet exclusive Private Beach as our invited guest and enjoy the most spectacular unrestricted Sunset viewing as the Sun drops into the Sea !
Try and get that or a nice sea breeze in Orlando !
Once the sun goes down we retire to the 25 x 14 foot screened lanai, light the citronella candles and enjoy the peace and quiiet.
If it is too hot, we have two powerful floor fans for you to
use or simply retire to the Air-Conditioned comfort of the
Central Lounge and switch on the 55 inch LG flatscreen with
high resolution Blu-ray DVD player.
Sink into the top quality Italian leather furniture, switch on the Remote Controlled ceiling Fan and enjoy the TV or high resolution DVD movies.
Key Fob access to Residents Heated Pool and tennis courts located right on the Gulf of Mexico and directly on a wide Water channel all the way back down to U.S Highway 19
Not to mention Guest access to the Private Beach - a short
drive away down Floramar Terrace which runs parallel to Marine Parkway
PET FREE HOME - BRAND NEW LEATHER FURNITURE
55 INCH FLAT SCREEN LG LCD TELEVISION - SUPER SUN DECK AND SCREENED LANAI FOR OUTDOOR EATING AND SUNBATHING
SUPER LOCATION VERY CLOSE TO RESIDENTS POOL AND PRIVATE TENNIS COURTS RIGHT ON THE GULF OF MEXICO
Located in Gulf Harbors Woodlands - Waterfront Community right on the Gulf of Mexico, our guests have inclusive access to the Residents Heated Swimming Pool (Heated in Winter) which also has Private Tennis Courts, Right on the Gulf of Mexico
There are many Sun Loungers, Umbrella covered tables and chairs around the large deep swimming pool (55,000 Gallons) and a covered Picnic area if the sun gets too much which completes the picture.
Access by written invitation only from an Owner and entry by electronic key fob which we provide this is quiet peaceful non-commercial area with recently renovated Showers and Toilets.
Our Private Beach is opposite the Residents Pool but is separated by a Water Channel, so one has to drive to
the Beach, unless you have a boat or a at jet-ski ?
Gulf Harbors Beach is fully equipped with Cabana Picnic facilities in the form of large open sided Huts which have Restrooms, Beachside Showers and BBQ grilles.
IT IS JUST GREAT BEING ABLE TO PARK RIGHT BESIDE YOUR HUT ON TARMAC AND STEP ONTO THE WHITE SAND
Close by up and down the coast are many other public beaches, the nearest being Green Key Public Beach which has a Childrens Playpark and Sunset Viewing Platform. The Beach is supervised by Park Rangers, has Cabana Picnic Tables, BBQ Grilles, Restrooms and adjacent parking for only $2 per vehicle.
South of our home at Tarpon Springs is Fred Howard beach which when viewed from Google Earth shows the beach as shaped like a mushroom with the stem being the access road.
This area is popular with Windsurfers, Paragliders, Jet Skiers etc. and makes for very interesting viewing. A short drive further south is the the world famous Clearwater Beach with many pleasure cruise and fishing attractions and good eating restaurants.
Don't forget Honeymoon Island, Caladesi Island, Treasure island St Johns Pass or even head North to Hernando Beach if you like it more peaceful and secuded.
Hire a boat or Jet-Ski from beside the Ramada Inn and take a picnic trip out to uninhabited Anclote Island, opposite the Private Beach - Sunsets here are spectacular so don't forget your camera !!.
If you head down U.S 19 and turn right at Trouble Creek Road you can enjoy a Coastal Drive down to Tarpon Springs passing Anclote Park - A Country Park right on the water with fishing by permit allowed of the long wooden Pier.
Starkey Wilderness Park - an old style ranch is definitely worth a visit as it has wonderful trails and wilderness areas which you can drive into an explore.
Take our bicycles and enjoy the miles and miles of tarmac riding area with vehicle not allowed for your safety and enjoyment.
At night go for dinner at Carrabas and enjoy real Italian food cooked as you watch and enjoy your cocktail. Go early and have the two for one drinks while you WAIT for your table.
Don't rush, it's worth it !!
We highly recommend Cody's restaurant 8 miles south on the right on U.S 19 and featuring free peanuts, happy hour and the best steaks we have ever had !
Steak Specials are on Thursday so look for the 10 ounce Sirloin for only $13 or $14 which include a super salad and 2 side dishes !
Hudson Beach is 15 minutes North and Sams Bar is right on the water with lots of other eateries close by,
Spectacular Sunsets and very cold beer - What more could you want ?
Lots more to do and see so we may add more to this later !1
Terry & Eleonore
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event||Minimum Stay|
My Standard Rate
|Refundable damage deposit||$400.00|
|Final payment is requested 8 weeks before your arrival date at our property - We then send our 'Welcome to your home in Florida' information pack which contains Guest Introduction form for the Private Beach and the Residents Pool and Tennis + everything necessary for your stay !|
|$400 Refundable Security Deposit required to confirm booking
Guest access to Private Beach and Residents Heated Pool is included as are all services such as Water, Electricity, Garbage Collection etc
THERE ARE NO EXTRA CHARGES AS CLEANING AND TAXES ARE INCLUDED
START AND FINISH YOUR VACATION WITH YOUR CHOICE OF DATES SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY
AS WE DO NOT BOOK SATURDAY TO SATURDAY
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay. Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (USD) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.