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Unforgettable Waterfront Cottage Retreat

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Last updated: 09/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2-14 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

If you are looking for a vacation rental in Florida, this is it. This beautiful, cozy cottage is totally remodeled. It has laminate flooring throughout, bathroom totally remodeled with travertine wall and floor. The front has a new landscape with a friendly and a tropical feel. This 2 bedroom cottage sleeps 4 people plus a pull out sofa in the living room will sleep another 2 more people. The dining area has a double French doors that leads to a peaceful backyard. The back has couple of beautiful bottle brush tree, oak and palm trees. A 24 X 28 ft deck with a Tiki hut. A floating dock next to the new deck is available for you to dock your boat. You can bring your own boat. Free use of paddle boat and kayak.

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 deck and enjoy your morning coffee/breakfast or have an enjoyable dinner out on the deck, with a beautiful view of the canal. Sometimes you might get lucky seeing dolphins or manatee swimming in the canal right off the deck. Smoking is not allowed inside.

Hudson Beach is very conveniently located. There are quite a few restaurants close by if you like eating out. There are 3 restaurants and a small local beach within walking distant from the cottage. If you enjoy singing, there is a karaoke nights at a local ice cream parlor close by. There are many restaurants and marinas, like Mike dockside, Port Hudson, Greek restaurant, Fisherman's shack and many more.

Some of the world famous beaches are in Clearwater and St Pete which is to the South of Hudson and it's about 30 minutes away. You can go north to Weekee Wachi to watch the world famous mermaids show or go to Homosassa Springs to see the manatee or visit the historic city of Brooksville and Dade City. World famous sponge dock, Tarpon Spring is within 30 minutes away, a cute little Greek town with many great Greek restaurants. World famous theme park like Disneyworld, Seaworld, Bush Garden, Epcot Center, Kennedy Space Center are all within 30 minutes to 2 hours away.
There are many other things to do close by like fishing, boating, sailing, sightseeing, antiquing, live theater, golfing, miniature golf, flea market, horseback riding, zoo/wildlife park, kayaking, water skiing, swimming, shelling and many more.



Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7

  • Convertible bed(s)


  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single


  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa-pull out bed

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Fishing Pole,2 bicycles, 50' flat screen TV, floating boat dock for your boat, 24 X 28 stationary dock with Tiki hut. Pedal Boat with trolling motor for your fun A double Eddie Bauer baby stroller. Free use of paddle boat and kayak Darts...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Blue Ray Player with Netflix and many other channel...moreless

  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (2) Basic Cable...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    50' Flat screen TV, Netflix available...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Some dvd movies. Get free movies from Netflix....moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access:

    Road Runner Light...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage:

    Not for parking. Used as storage for bicycles, etc...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:


  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    There is enough room for RV/Boat/Trailer Parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:



  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Rice Cooker, Crockpot, blender...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipment...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Two 2 seater kayak, one single seater kayak, paddle boat. Life jacket included ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill


Write a review 4.9
from 30 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter Rate
Dec 17 - Mar 31, 2016
14 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$675 $1,850
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Cleaning fee $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 9%


Min 2 nights @ $125.00 per night

Weekly rates: $675.00

Monthly rate: $1850.00

Jan - March Monthly rate: $2,150.00

Cleaning fee $100.00and taxes are extra.

Please check rates for Holiday week

*No Security Deposit required if you purchase Property Damage Protection*

Cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 09/23/2015
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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: We are always on vacation when are at the cottage.

Why the Owner Chose Hudson:
We love the beautiful area.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Beach and restaurants within walking distant, boating, fishing walking, biking taking a great paddle boat out, just enjoying the canal and the gulf, watching great wildlife including the dolphins and menattee sometimes play in our waterways. Overall it is just a fabulous place, peaceful outdoor amenities where you can sip your coffee, enjoy your meals, cook on the BBQ and smoker that all our guests love and leave with a very memorable vacation.

Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Bring your own boat and dock here

    Bring your own boat and dock here

  • Full bath

    Full bath

  • Christmas time

    Christmas time

  • Local Beach

    Local Beach

  • Waterfront restaurant

    Waterfront restaurant

  • Free Paddle boat and kayak use. You can also bring your own boat

    Free Paddle boat and kayak use. You can also bring your own boat

  • 50' TV, free Netflix, and smart tv

    50' TV, free Netflix, and smart tv

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Kitchen - Granite Counter top

    Kitchen - Granite Counter top

  • Double French door that lead to the back yard

    Double French door that lead to the back yard

  • Neighborhood beach - 5-10 minutes walk

    Neighborhood beach - 5-10 minutes walk

  • Playground for kids by beach area

    Playground for kids by beach area

VRBO #193181

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