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Cloud 9 - Waterfront Family Retreat

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Last updated: 05/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Located on the bayou, overlooking the Gulf of Mexico, you will have glorious sunset views from this comfortable, unique home. Enjoy the ever changing landscape watching shorebirds in abundance, including an occasional bald eagle, white pelicans and frigate birds.
Cloud 9 is an octagon shaped home with an open floor plan. The master suite has a king size bed, as well as a trundle bed (2 twins), allowing 4 people to sleep comfortably. The master bath has a shower. The second bedroom has a queen size bed. Its bathroom has a tub and allows access from the hallway for guest use. These rooms are both on the lower level and offer doors leading to the outdoor porch which wraps around the entire house. Upstairs in the loft area there are 3 twin beds and a queen size bed , as well as the third bathroom with a shower.
The main living area has an open floor plan with the living, dining and kitchen area offering views of the Gulf. Two large couches are situated to watch the flat screen TV with Blue Ray player. There is a screened porch with a swing, various seats and an octagon shaped table that seats eight. Kitchen amenities include a wall oven, microwave oven, cook top, refrigerator with an ice maker, toaster, coffee pot and dishwasher.
Outside, guests will find a charcoal grill, 2 large fire pits, a tiki hut, volleyball court, chuffleboard court, and horseshoe pit. The dock extends over the marsh and is acccessable by boat at high tide.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    smoking only downstairs. Please do not leave butts on ground!...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    sleeps 4...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    sleeps 2...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 2 twin/ single

    loft area open to living area. ...moreless

  • Third bedroom is accessible by spiral staircase.

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    located in loft area...moreless

  • Third bedroom is accessible by spiral staircase.

Other Amenities

  • Cedar Key is a nature lovers paradise. Perfect for kayaking, bird watching, fishing and getting away from the everyday hustle bustle of the city. ...moreless


  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Rural:

    Cedar Key is 24 miles from the blinking light at Hwy 19, 35 miles from Chiefland and one hour from Gainesville. There are no fast food restaurants and no stop lights in town....moreless

  • Water View:

    Marsh area home to many different kinds of wildlife. Naturally beautiful landscape....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Situated on the marsh, with a west facing view of the Gulf of Mexico. Sunsets every night! Dock accessible by boat at high tide. You can fish and crab from the dock. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    other seating available include: kitchen bar seats 4 outdoor porch table seats 8...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating


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

    Fully equipped kitchen with wall oven, microwave, coffee pot, toaster....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    wall oven...moreless




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2 night min stay
$250 $275
Fri, Sat
$1,500 $3,250

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning Fee $75
  • Tax Rate 9%


Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Cleaning fee increases with number of guests $75-$150.

Payable by cash, check or credit card.

Cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 05/29/2015
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0.01 Miles
Nearest Airport
George T. Lewis Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Black Dog
30 Miles
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 19
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Island Room
1.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Cedar Key City Park

Car: Recommended

Fishing - flats (redfish, trout, tarpon, drum) offshore (grouper, snapper), crabbing. Guides and boat rental available.

Airstrip sometimes offers airplane rides. Downtown horse and buggy rides most weekends.

Tour boats offer destination sunset cruises, etc.


Owner info

About the owner: Mr. Carl, the builder of the house wanted people to come and enjoy his dream. As part owner of the property, I am pleased to present Cloud 9 as a vacation rental.

Why the Owner Chose Cedar Key:
Best view. Quiet, private. Large home suits families and friends traveling together comfortably.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Truly unique, with a volleyball and shuffleboard court, horseshoe pit, tiki hut, fire pits and boat dock. You can enjoy and have fun together at this well thought out property.

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Speaks: english



  • Cloud 9 from street

    Cloud 9 from street

  • porch from outside

    porch from outside

  • porch from inside

    porch from inside

  • view from kitchen

    view from kitchen

  • ovens


  • porch looking in

    porch looking in

  • master bath

    master bath

  • looking down from loft to dining area

    looking down from loft to dining area

  • loft area showing beds

    loft area showing beds

  • dock from volleyball court

    dock from volleyball court

  • view to east

    view to east

  • house from dock

    house from dock

  • living room from entry

    living room from entry

  • Dining and kitchen area

    Dining and kitchen area

  • kitchen cook top

    kitchen cook top

  • living area

    living area

  • master bedroom

    master bedroom

  • queen bedroom

    queen bedroom

  • staircase


  • looking down from loft to livingroom

    looking down from loft to livingroom

  • loft bathroom

    loft bathroom

  • dock chairs

    dock chairs

  • view of dock over marsh

    view of dock over marsh

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Cedar Key #474705

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