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Riverfront Pool Home close to KSC and East Coast Beaches

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom 2 1/2 Bath with screened patio / pool on rivers edge.

Watch the sunrise over the beautiful Indian River from the family room, master bedroom or large screened patio & pool - directly across the river from the Kennedy Space Center. Enjoy watching dolphins, manatees, pelicans, and blue herons, and space launches too! This spacious 3 bedroom, 2 1/2 bath home on a large one acre lot features a large family room with fireplace, formal dining room & living room, a large kitchen, a hugh front yard, covered parking, boat house/boat ramp and fishing from the river's edge. High speed wireless internet, two cable TVs, washer/dryer. Watch space launches from the patio! Shortest commute to Kennedy Space Center. Disney World and Orlando attractions 40 minutes away. Cocoa Beach/Cape Canaveral or Playalinda Beach a short 20 minute drive. Walking or bicycling is safe and rural in area surrounding home. Titusville's beach, Playalinda, on the Canaveral National Seashore, is the longest stretch of undeveloped public beach on the east coast of Florida.

Indian River Lagoon is North America's most diverse estuary with thousands of species of plants and animals and has one of the most diverse bird populations anywhere in America.

Nearby Mosquito Lagoon is world renowned for it's fishing!

More Details

Owner
Kathy Arsenault
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 20, 2017

About Kathy Arsenault

Our parents moved to Florida from Massachusetts in 1960 and designed our family home to be built on the beautiful riverfront property in south Titusville. My sisters and our families currently live in New Smyrna Beach (FL), Tampa (FL), and Tilton (NH), but Titusville will always be 'home' for us.

Kathy Arsenault purchased this house in 1964

Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Orlando Intl (MCO) & Space Coast Regional Airport
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Great Outdoors
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
U.S.Highway 1
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Kelsey's Italian
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Cocoa Beach & Playalinda Beach
Car: necessary

Shortest commute to Kennedy Space Center. Disney World and Orlando attractions 40 minutes away. Cocoa Beach/Cape Canaveral or Playalinda Beach a short 20 minute drive. Enjoy the view from the house looking out to the Indian River Lagoon. Watch dolphins, manatees, pelicans, and blue herons from the house, and space launches too! Walking or bicycling is safe and rural in area surrounding home. Titusville's beach, Playalinda, on the Canaveral National Seashore, is 24 miles of shoreline and is the longest stretch of undeveloped public beach on the east coast of Florida. The stretch of drivable beach is just over 4 miles.

From Wikipedia.org: Indian River Lagoon is North America's most diverse estuary with thousands of species of plants and animals. It also has one of the most diverse bird populations anywhere in America.

Nearby Mosquito Lagoon is world renowned for it's fishing!

Amenities

Titusville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • River ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Main Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , has two sinks and opens to pool area
    Master Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Great views of the river
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Private setting on beautiful waterfront property. Launch your boat outside your back door. Watch a space launch!

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(27 traveler reviews)

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Riverfront Pool Home close to KSC and East Coast Beaches
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 27 reviews
5

Our wonderful vacation

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed here several times. The home is everything we could ask for, comfortable, all you do is bring your food and drink, everything else you need is there. If you need anything Bob is always there to help out, we love him. We will be back for our next vacation soon. We also got to watch a rocket launch from our back yard, how awesome is that. Saw lots of dolphins and manatees, an alligator and even caught a shark while fishing. It is the perfect vacation for our family get together.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
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5

natural beauty, peace and quiet

  • 5 of 5

We came here to relax and unwind in a peaceful setting, and we are glad we did. The silence is deafening ! Beautiful sunrises and dolphin- watching are a bonus. And if you like rocket launches, you have a front-row seat!

You can depend on Bob , the property manager, to take care of anything quickly.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great time great people to deal with

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful place and wonderful people to deal with

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
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Loved Heron Landing

  • 5 of 5

The retro style home is perfect to relax in and enjoy the view. Many hours were spent relaxing on the lanai and enjoying the sunrise and dolphins swimming by. We really loved how quiet the setting is and had no problem relaxing. Furnishings are more than adequate for a short or extended stay. The staff is extremely helpful and friendly. We loved it so we rented it for another visit later this year and again in 2018. There is much to see and do in the Titusville area and this lovely home served as a great base.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
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Dated and dirty

  • 1 of 5

As advertised, the home was dated which we were accepting of. However the cleanliness and adjoining trailer park were not acceptable. The trailers located on the street leading to the home were in disrepair and quite honestly made us feel unsafe. Some appeared uninhabited while a few appeared uninhabitable. We did not feel safe allowing our children to walk on this road.

On arrival, the pool was found green. Cushions on the pool patio were old and appeared dirty. An empty planter was out with cigarette butts in it. There were several half empty and outdated sunscreens left on a shelf. The screen roof above the pool had several tears in it.

Stepping into the home, we experienced an overwhelming mold smell. We had to go to a store to purchase several candles and air fresheners after airing out the house and cleaning it didn't resolve the odor.

At first look the house appeared clean. Looking closer, the family room rug was stained, the living room couch was stained, there water stains on a bedroom ceiling and the floors were dirty.

The bathrooms and kitchen appliances were found in good condition.

The adjoining garage was locked up. Looking through the garage windows, the garage was found to be full of stuff. The adjoining fish pond was so green you couldnt see through the water. We were told by the caretaker that the fish were eaten by the birds. This pond is a significant source for mosquito breeding and was a huge concern to us.

There was a canoe on site that was available for use. The caretaker instructed us not to drag it because he had repaired a hole in it but not to worry because the river wasn't deep(we didn't take a chance).

The saving grace to this home is the view. Each morning we woke up to a beautiful sun rising on the lake.

In summary, I would never stay here again nor would I ever recommend it to anyone. Vacation is meant to be a time to relax. We work very hard for our vacation time and this was very disappointing.

I have numerous pictures to back up what has been said above.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
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5

Excellent place to chill out.

  • 5 of 5

For an older home it is great. You do share some common areas with the adjoining home park. It is located pretty much halfway between Titusville and Cocoa Beach so there is plenty to do. You can't get much closer to the Indian River unless you stand in it. The owner is very kind and caring.

  • Submitted: Sep 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Pet Fee $40
Damage Deposit $300

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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