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Weeki Wachee Waterfront Vacation Rental

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths (Sleeps 6)

Swim, kayak, canoe, fish, from your own back yard.

Direct Gulf access.

2br/2bath on canal leading into the spring feed Weeki Wachee River. Go up river to the Weeki Wachee Springs State Park or go down river to the Gulf of Mexico. Enjoy manatee watching from your own back yard or on the river. Screen porch, with table and chairs, overlooks the water. There is also a dock with table and chairs to enjoy the water. Three kayaks and a canoe on site for your use or bring your own boat.

Boat ramp on site and larger ones nearby.

There are nearby bike and walking trails.

Enjoy the sunsets at Bayport Pier or Pine Island beach.

More Details

Owner
Bert Terwilliger
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 25, 2017

About Bert Terwilliger

I grew up in Tampa so I already had a love for water.I came up to Weeki Wachee to visit friends and rented a cottage there.After a couple weekends there I became hooked on the natural beauty of the area and the water.

Bert Terwilliger purchased this house in 1997

Why Bert Terwilliger chose Florida Central Gulf Coast

I purchased this property as a weekend getaway from the hustle of the city.I could not wait for friday to head out to Weeki Wachee.

I have since moved up here and now live just five minutes away.Now I offer the place so others can enjoy the nature and beauty.

Amenities

Spring Hill House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • River
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 king , With bath room , walk in closet,and TV
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , walk in closet and tv
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat Dock
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Smoking Not Allowed: smoking on screen porch allowed. Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(61 traveler reviews)

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Weeki Wachee Waterfront Vacation Rental
average rating of 4.6885247 based on 61 reviews
5

Peaceful

  • 5 of 5

Very peaceful. I would suggest updating the living room furniture. Other than that we really enjoyed our stay. We used the kayaks everyday.

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best vacation ever

  • 5 of 5

This is the second time I have stayed here. I am still finding great things to do. This year I went to Rainbow Springs to see the waterfalls and springs. I also went to Charlie's Fish House in Crystal River, great oysters. I spent a whole day at Weeki Wachee, nice beach and mermaid show. I went kayaking everyday up and down the river; had several families of manatees at the dock that were incredible to watch.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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No surprises

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our two nights here. Didn't spend a lot of time on the property -- we were in the area for a family reunion, so mostly this was just a place to shower and sleep, but it was comfortable with plenty of room for five adults. Enjoyed sitting at the dock on the canal in the evening and listening to the fish jump. Neighborhood was quiet, and the unit was clean. We didn't have time to try the kayaks, but did see others out on the water.

Cell service in the area is terrible, which may be a good thing, depending upon your reason for being here. There was Wifi, which worked like a champ. There is a washer and dryer, which I don't recall being mentioned in the description.

Communication with the owner was smooth and timely.

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great little house on the river

  • 5 of 5

This house is in the perfect spot for the Weeki. You can kayak up to the head spring or go down to Rogers park or the gulf. The house was very clean and the beds were comfortable. Our group of 6 spend a lot of time out relaxing on the dock after a long day of kayaking. The use of the 3 kayaks on the property were a big plus. (It meant we only had to bring 3 with us.) If you are looking for a relaxing vacation to get away from it all this is great for that. I would definitely recommend this house. I hope to stay again in the future.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Fun. Relaxing stay with plenty to do.

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. Spent lots of time kayaking, sitting on the dock and screened in porch. We saw several manatees. A few came right up to the dock. Lots of reasonably priced things to do close by. Nice, quiet area.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great place. Clean, so quiet and peaceful.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent place fishing, swimming boating all in one. So peaceful and,quiet. Couldn't ask for anything more.

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Weeki Wachee Springs State Park
BeckyJack's Food Shack

Just a ten minute drive away from Bayport Pier, Pine Island Beach, Rogers Park, Weeki Wachee Springs Park

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Shelling, Health/Beauty Spa, Weeki Wachee Springs Water park & Mermaid show

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Rates & Availability

Spring Hill House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$130
From
$160
Fri,Sat
$700
$1,800
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $25
Cleaning Fee $65

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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