FALL RETREAT WITH NATURE. PLAN THANKGIVING FAMILY GATHERINGS

Doreen

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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FALL RETREAT WITH NATURE. PLAN THANKGIVING FAMILY GATHERINGS

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Overview

Homosassa House Rental Photos and Description

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Unforgettable Waterfront Cottage Retreat .

This home is inviting to your cozy

gathering. It is decorated in warm log cabin like atmosphere with a fireplace that sizzles in both the living and dining rooms. The dining room can sit 12 for dinner with a full kitchen supplied for entertaining. All the homey conveniences while surrounded by mother nature at her finest

If you are looking for a vacation rental in Florida, this is it. This beautiful, cozy cottage is totally remodeled. It has wood flooring throughout, and the bathroom is totally remodeled. This 3 bedroom cottage sleeps 6 people. The living room area has high-volted ceilings with a cupola and wood beams and 3 sets of French doors which open to a wrap-around, screened in porch that affords waterfront views. A floating dock is available for you to dock your boat.

Come for a perfect vacation on the beautiful Homosassa River. Rent any boat from Safari Rentals on Yulee Drive and spend any number of days on the river exploring its endless water trails (detailed maps provided by Doreen, the owner). Go up the river to crystal clear springs for a swim. You may also see manatees and lots of fish. Enjoy the evenings at the Monkey Bar (an excellent full menu restaurant with moderate prices), watching the monkeys play on the Monkey Island, have a beer at the Shack and watch the boats pass by, or just relax in the privacy of your beautiful waterfront home with its gourmet kitchen and cozy living room with family and friends.  

 

There is a wildlife park just round the corner too, which provides an entire day of wonder and adventure for people of any age. Ask Doreen for a program and directions to the park and see manatees, bald eagles, wolves, Lou the hyppo and everyone else.

 

You are only 19 miles away from Inverness, where you can begin your bike ride on the longest paved bike trail in Florida, the Withlacochee State Trail. It is also the most beautiful. An average biker may need 3 days to do this trail, which runs 46 miles one way. Just South of Nobleton,  the trail gets you to a network of off-road trails (the longest is 32 miles), which makes some of the trails in Northern US look like a joke.

There are many other things to do close by like fishing, boating, sailing, sightseeing, antiquing, golfing, flea market, horseback riding, zoo/wildlife park, kayaking, water skiing, swimming, shelling, scalloping and many more. If you want to rent a boat, there are a number of marinas close by (within walking distance).

The canal is only minutes away to the Gulf of Mexico. You can sit on the fabulous porch and enjoy your morning coffee/breakfast or have an enjoyable dinner out on the porch, with a beautiful view of the waterway. Sometimes you might get lucky seeing dolphins or manatees swimming in the canal right off the deck. Smoking is not allowed inside.

4428 S. Cox Point, Homosassa, FL

Rate: $500 for three nights minimum. $850 per week. $2,000 monthly.

For more info call Doreen at 352 212 4721

Keywords: Cozy water front cottage, 3 bedroom house, sleeps 6 people with dock and gulf access for snorkeling, scalloping, boating, fishing, scuba diving, and swimming with manatees.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Doreen (Owner)
Advertiser since 2012
Call Owner
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Speaks english

Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

4
based on 6 traveler reviews

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FALL RETREAT with nature. Plan THANKGIVING family gatherings
average rating of 4.0 based on 6 reviews
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FALL RETREAT with nature. Plan THANKGIVING family gatherings
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Homosassa Florida Central Gulf Coast
hudson fl.
5

fantastic fishing

  • 5 of 5
our expectations were truly met in this grand home on the water.lots of room,activities near-by and

lots of fish! There were 10 0f us and we all enjoyed the peaceful atmosphere and this clean unique

home.The owners were so nice and made us feel right at home.We recommend to everyone to stay .

We will definitely enjoy this home again!!
  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2012
  • Stayed: Nov 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
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Homosassa Florida Central Gulf Coast
Ocala
5

Wonderful Waterside Getaway

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I stayed at this wonderful waterside getaway for three days. The home is only 5 minutes from town, yet feels like a peaceful sanctuary tucked away from everything. There are woods in the front and on one side, a canal with a dock in back, and an empty lot between you and the closet house with many trees all around. The local boat ramp is only a few minutes away. We had no problems bringing our boat by canal to this house. The inside of the house is very clean and well supplied with everything you need. We were suprised how large this house is, yet feels so comfy and cozy. We spent every morning and evening on the wrap around screen porch in two large wicker rockers overlooking the canal. During our stay, we fished from the dock, went by boat to the gulf, caught blue crab, went to the head water spring areato swim, saw dolphins, great blue herons, beautiful wild flowers, and even a mother manatee and her young calf eating ferns from the bank of the rental property! It was a once in a lifetime experience! There was very easy communications and transactions with the owner. I had explained it was our anniversary weekend upon booking the rental, and when we arrived, we were suprised to find a gift basket on the kitchen counter. (Thank you again.) I would highly recommend this rental to anyone who wants a wonderful getaway. We look forward to returning and bringing the rest of the family with us!
  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2012
  • Stayed: Oct 2012
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Homosassa Florida Central Gulf Coast
North Carolina
5

Amazingly beautiful place to escape to.

  • 5 of 5
I adore this cottage. It not only is peaceful, clean, very comfortable and a lovely place, but it is also very cozy. I travel a lot and have stayed in many places but this place is on the top of my list for a repeat visit.
  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Homosassa Florida Central Gulf Coast
Odessa, FL
3

Scalloping Trip

  • 3 of 5
We stayed at the home for 4 nights on a scalloping trip. The accomodations are acceptable, would not recommend if you want to keep your boat in the water as the canal is pretty narrow, but it is convenient to a ramp so it is not a problem to bring a boat. Pretty typical rental in Homosassa. The owner was very nice to deal with and wanted to be sure we had everything we needed.There was someone staying in the bottom floor of the home but he did not bother us at all. Good place for a fishing/scalloping trip.
  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
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Homosassa Florida Central Gulf Coast
Orlando FL
1

BAD RENTAL HOUSE

  • 1 of 5
Went to stay at the house for a fishing trip with friends. When we arrived there was old trash all around the front door. The house is unfinished and musty. There is someone living downstairs that she FAILS to tell you about. We got there and the furniture was broken. Wanted to leave when we got there but tried to make the best of a BAD place. At the end of our trip she takes our deposit and blames the broken furniture on us when she KNOWS it was already broken. DONT STAY THERE. Worse house I have ever rented couldnt believe she takes my money and says I broke things that were already broken especially after i complain about the house, trash, others living there without telling us. LOOK FOR ANOTHER PLACE SHE AND THE PLACE IS A SCAM.
  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: READ THIS NOT THAT  Sadly, this renter was not happy about being held accountable for breaking three chairs and having had more people stay with him than the place allowed, smoking  in doors, leaving the furniture reeking of cigarettes, and using the bath towels  to clean fish.  Clearly nobody would think of staying in a place that had trash and was unfinished, musty and had busted furniture. What sense would that make? He is angry because I had to keep the deposit in hopes of making a dent in the cost of replacing the chairs he busted and to turn it back to its original condition. I have had many, many renters stay there and I have never kept their deposit or had any complaints.
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Homosassa Florida Central Gulf Coast
Largo, Florida
5

Lovely accomodations nestled on a canal super for scallopers

  • 5 of 5
What a lovely home nestled in the Homosassa tropics. Everyone in our mini famiy reunion enjoyed their stay- from the coffee on the screened in wrap around porch in the misty morning light; trying our hand at using a crab trap on the dock(not recommended we lost the trap), paddle boarding down the canal, the friendly neighbors, and 2.5 baths a must for the crowd. We chartered a scalloping trip and caught our limit in a short time and they were delicious. The freezer, our favorite place to eat is only a few miles away. You can rent pontoon boats to cruise up to the springs in the camp grounds next door. Then of course twice acclained park/zoo which rescues animals and the butterfly garden are must sees. It was such a tranquil peaceful setting and Doreen is so aswesome, friendly, accomodating and helpful. We can't wait to come again!
  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $200 Per night

Homosassa House Rental Rates

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$1,000
$2,300
 

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Cleaning fee $120 + Tax
Tax Rate 6.0%

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Amenities

Amenities

Homosassa House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • water skiing
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