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Beautiful Cedar Key Waterfront Home

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Exterior, there is a shallow, sandy beach at low tide to find shells

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Last updated: 03/02/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Cedar Key house description

Our home is a beautiful oceanfront getaway located in an unspoiled Florida fishing village. We are located on the Gulf coast and enjoy both gorgeous sunsets and sunrises year round. We are within walking distance of the historic downtown and famous dock street restaurants and shops. If you are looking for a little relaxation in your next Gulf Coast vacation, you must discover Cedar Key, Florida. Our views of the Gulf are panoramic, our style is low-key, and we want you to kick back, get comfortable and most of all, have a great time!

The Thomas Guesthouse is a 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath home. Our vaulted ceilings and wall to wall windows offer incredible views of Cedar Key's waterfront and nature preserves. If you are a nature lover, you will be mesmerized by the variety of birds and dolphins that feed in front of your private balcony. Throw open the wraparound windows and feel the sea air and breezes gently relax you as you watch a panoramic sunset filled with the most stunning imagery and colors. Enjoy sunrises with your morning coffee and the spectacular colors of the sunsets each evening.

Cedar Key is surrounded by the Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge - a refuge famous for its extensive colonies of nesting birds. Depending on the season you visit, you will see Roseate Spoonbills, White Pelicans, Dowitchers, Willets, Skimmers, Oystercatchers, Frigate Birds, Wood Storks, and many LBBs (little brown shorebirds, from plovers to sandpipers). Always resident are: Great Blue Herons, Little Blue Herons, Tricolors, Great Egrets, Osprey, Bald Eagles, and many others.

Our home is fully furnished and equipped for your comfort and convenience. Besides the fully-equipped kitchen, living and dining areas, we also have a laundry area with washer and dryer. Upgrades in 2008 include new bedroom and dining furniture.

Cedar Key is perfect for couples or family vacations. Park your car and walk or use a golf cart to visit our restaurants, galleries, boat rentals, shops, and the town marina. Most dining and shopping options on Dock Street are two blocks from the Thomas Guesthouse. Bikes, scooters, and golf carts are also available if you would like to range a bit further. Cedar Key is part of Florida's Nature Coast--the wildlife is abundant. If you are looking to enjoy old Florida without the crowds, come to Cedar Key and relax on our balcony and watch the birds and boats go by. We promise you will not want to leave.


Golf carts are for rent at the Gulfside Motel just down the street.


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    must be at least 25 years old with major credit card...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    well behaved and able to swim since we are directly on the gulf front...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    you will forfeit your security deposit and an addl $500 fee will be charged to your credit card==outside smoking is permitted...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    only with written permission of owner plus add'l deposit...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Attractions

  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Fees:

  • Pet Fee $250
  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Tax Rate 9%

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Last updated: 03/02/2015
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Location

private airstrip, airplane rides, horse and buggy rides, beachfront park for kids

 

Owner info

Why the Owner Chose Cedar Key:
We love the unspoiled Florida we have found in Cedar Key.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Relaxation, Relaxation, Relaxation...Margaritas and clam chowder


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Exterior, there is a shallow, sandy beach at low tide to find shells

    Exterior, there is a shallow, sandy beach at low tide to find shells

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • One of two upstairs bedrooms each with en suite baths

    One of two upstairs bedrooms each with en suite baths

  • house and honeymoon cottage with dock street in the background

    house and honeymoon cottage with dock street in the background

  • beach with a park for children 5 minute walk away

    beach with a park for children 5 minute walk away

  • street view of our home

    street view of our home

  • Sorority Sisters weekend!!!

    Sorority Sisters weekend!!!

  • Unobstructed ocean views from wraparound balcony  -- watch the dolphins play

    Unobstructed ocean views from wraparound balcony -- watch the dolphins play

  • Master bedroom with en suite bath, double vanity, walk in closet

    Master bedroom with en suite bath, double vanity, walk in closet

  • view of the famous cedar key honeymoon cottage from your balcony

    view of the famous cedar key honeymoon cottage from your balcony

  • shops and restaurants on dock street -- 5 minute walk

    shops and restaurants on dock street -- 5 minute walk

  • This cedar key mascot is just off your balcony.  A friend lived there until 1985

    This cedar key mascot is just off your balcony. A friend lived there until 1985

  • swinging at the beachfront park

    swinging at the beachfront park

VRBO #197611

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Date last modified - Monday, March 02, 2015

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Minimum stay: 3 nights
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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    House
  • Reviews
    13
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Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few days
  • Response rate: 60%
  • Calendar last updated: 03/02/2015
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(727) 580-1717 (Florida, USA)

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