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Homosassa's Best Riverfront Getaway

12 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Overview

Florida Central Gulf Coast House Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedroom / 2 Bath 4-6 Sleeps With Incredible River Views

2 Bedroom / 2 bath /1 car oversized garage. Fully furnished and ready to move in - located right on the Homosassa River. King sized bed in master and queen size in guest bedroom with queen size sleeper sofa in living room. 61' TV with satellite and dvd player. Internet provided. If you are bringing your boat we have plenty of dock space along with floating dock for your use. Boat trailer can be parked on site.

Fully equipped kitchen with range, oven, microwave, side by side refrigerator with ice maker and full size washer and dryer.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Owner/Property Manager (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Owner/Property Manager

As Broker/Owner of Century 21 East Lake Realty we know the true meaning of customer service. Our goal is for you to make unforgettable wonderful memories in our river front getaway.

Why Owner/Property Manager chose Florida Central Gulf Coast

Homosassa is a wonderful community with down to earth friendly people - the location of our property is perfect - right on the water - close to shopping and great restaurants.

What makes this house unique

Boating - Kayaking - Jet Ski - Fishing - Bird Watching - See Manatee and Dolphin right out our front door - birds of all kind including a very friendly Blue Heron that loves to visit.

Reviews

5
based on 12 traveler reviews

Homosassa's Best Riverfront Getaway
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
alpharetta georgia
5

Great location for water fun

  • 5 of 5

Nice place. Comfy and spacious with lots of dock area and places for kids to enjoy the water and the wildlife. We saw manatees, dolphin, stingrays, and baby wood ducklings.

We did not bring our boat but plan to next time. Even had a bonfire to roast smores. The dock is not covered at all so we used a pop up canopy to provide our own shade - a must if you are fair skinned.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Choice

  • 5 of 5

This house is in a excellent location and a great value. I highly recommend it and will be returning again soon!

Our thanks to the owners for making it even more perfect.

Jim, Tonya & Family

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay - thanks for leaving it clean and you are welcome back any time!
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5

Perfect Location!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at the "boat house" as we called it. We brought our boat down with us and were able to borrow a couple kayaks from my parents. The location could not have been more perfect. Located on the main river as opposed to a canal, at the fork of the Halls River and Homosassa River. Easy kayaking distance to the springs (the kids were able to kayak along side our boat). We spent the majority of our time visiting with family that is local to the area, out on the deck. Between the boat rides up to the springs and a couple out to the Gulf, kayaking and just plain relaxing none of us wanted to head back up north. We even extended our stay not once but twice! Growing up in the area but living in other states for the last 20 years with only coming home when visiting family, we forgot what an amazing area Homosassa Springs is. Between the manatees & dolphins (which were out in abundance while we were there), the beautiful scenery, the springs, the clean and well stocked boat house and the screened in gazebo...we will definitely be back renting this property. Several of our friends saw what a great property it is through some pictures and inquired about renting it for family get-aways, one reserved a week before we even left! The owner/property manager was wonderful. We had no issues renting or extending and she was always quick to respond to our emails. The home itself was very clean and well stocked. All we needed to bring was ourselves, suitcases, food and toiletries. We hosted Easter dinner for our family while we were there and had all kitchen items necessary to prepare the meal. We have 2 teenagers and they enjoyed themselves very much. Fishing off the dock, watching a group of manatees play about 50 feet from the dock, swimming in the springs all kept them entertained. We highly recommend this property to anyone looking to relax and enjoy all that Homosassa Springs has to offer.

  • Submitted: Apr 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the great review and so very glad you had a wonderful time. The family time is so important and what a great place to enjoy all of them! You are welcome back anytime!
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5

Scallops, Manatees, and a baby Panther!!!.... "oh my!"

  • 5 of 5

Our family had another wonderful vacation at the little house on the river. We brought our kayaks and were fortunate enough to see a mother Manatee and her precious baby up at the head of the Springs two days in a row. Though the scallops were not plentiful, we picked up enough for dinner and they were delicious! The weather did not cooperate for a second scallop day, so we headed to the Homosassa Zoo animal sanctuary just 1 mile away and met "Yuma" the baby Florida Panther! He was quite the big baby jumping in his waterfall and pond, and playing with his ball-just a big lucky kitten who has found his forever home! We hope to return to this awesome retreat, and catch up with "Yuma"!

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a good time! It is amazing to see the mama manatee and baby from a kayak - there is no describing how cool it is! You are welcome back anytime!
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Charleston, South Carolina
5

Great Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Back in February two fishing buddies and I started thinking about taking a trip. After many hours of looking at a tranquil and inexpensive place to lay our heads at night we happened to stumble on this river house in Homossasa. Thank goodness we did because it was everything we could have been looking for and then some. The property owner could not have been nicer and helpful. The house had plenty of room for the 3 of us. The only drawback was not being able to use the boat lift, but it really didn't matter that much because there was ample room to tie the boat off at the dock, and the water there is almost fresh. I can't wait to take my dad back in the fall when it cools down a little bit.

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review and so glad you had a good time. It is our little slice of heaven and we enjoy sharing it. Would love to have you come back with your Dad in the fall and thanks for leaving it nice and clean for us!
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5

A great place on a great location

  • 5 of 5

Our month visit was wonderful. The house provided all we needed. We enjoyed fishing from the dock and watching the manatees. We liked the quiet surroundings and nature along the river. We hiked the many trails in the area as well as canoed several rivers. Would recommend to all for a quiet winter get away.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a good time and had a chance to enjoy nature at it's best! Also thanks so much for making the booklet about the area and area restaurants - what a great idea - also thanks for leaving the home so nice and clean. We appreciate you choosing our property for your stay and hope you will be able to come back soon. Thanks again!
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Map

Nearest Airport
68 Miles
Tampa Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Seagrass
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
US HWY 19
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Seagrass Marker 7
Car: recommended

Located right on the Homosassa River - close to the springs and short ride to the gulf

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Rates & Availability

Homosassa House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Scallop Season
Jul 1 2016 - Sep 30 2016
7 night minimum stay
$950
$3,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$175
$900
$2,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $250
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 9.0%

Security deposit of $500.00 is required to hold the reservations. Charges will be made to security deposit for any damages or excessive clean. Refund will made within 30 days of vacating. Full rental payment is required prior to move in.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Florida Central Gulf Coast House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower
    Guest Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Guest Bedroom - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

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