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Wow! Right on the Intracoastal Waterway + Boat Dock

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Wow, what a view! and it's all just outside the back door!

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Last updated: 07/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:4-18 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Improve your outlook on your next vacation! Tired of the hassle of trailing and then launching your boat EVERY TIME you want to go fishing? Then spend a weekend, a week or more at our vacation home and relax! Just walk out to your boat, hop in and take off! We are located directly on the west shore of the Indian River intracoastal waterway across from Sebastian Inlet, a world renown saltwater fishing destination!

In coming to Sebastian, choose wisely. You want to be where the inlet is for quick access to the ocean. Our house is just 2 miles south of the Inlet and 1/8 mile south of the City boat ramp.

No boat? No worries!! There's plenty to do or not do. Just relax in the shade on our dock and do some fishing. Catch snook, redfish, trout, and much more in the grass flats right off the end of the dock!

Not a fisherman? No problem there either! You can sit on our porch or lay in the hammock just steps from the Waterway where you can enjoy the river breeze and observe such wildlife as dolphins, manatees, osprey, bald eagles, cranes, pelicans and much more or just watch the never ending parade of boats go by. Take a trip to Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge. The Sebastian Inlet has some of the best surfing in Florida. Swim, snorkel or sun on our unspoiled natural beaches. No high rises here!

Enjoy a spectacular morning sunrise on the Indian River from the foot of your bed or right on our back porch! From our home, you won't see any roads with traffic, concrete high rises, bridges or other unnatural structures to spoil the view. Just water, wildlife and natural Florida fauna. In addition, make sure your vacation home choice does not have you driving everywhere. All of the river front restaurants and parks are within walking distance. There's a pet park, City park, free kids water park, public boat ramp and 2 City fishing piers just steps outside our front door. The City park hosts arts and crafts shows many weekends throughout the year.

For July 4th, it just doesn't get any better than our location. July 4th festivities include a parade down Indian River Drive (same street the house is on), art and craft show in the Park and fireworks at night on the island DIRECTLY across from our dock! The view is absolutely incredible! People drive for miles to see what is just outside our door.

Want to jog, walk or bike with a view of the water? Then enjoy our 4 mile Riverwalk. This walk takes you along Indian River Drive and the entire river front of the City proper. Riverwalk park also has free Friday night concerts in the park the first six months of the year. We love to grab a lawn chair, head on over and relax with a wonderful evening of music. Of course, there's the Sebastian Inlet with it's unspoiled beaches and State parks which is a short drive or boat ride away. No concrete jungle here, just fabulous Florida as it used to be. So bring the entire family. Pets are welcome too!

The house itself has plenty of amenities. We have 3 large flat screen TV's, DVDs, internet, Sealy mattresses in every room, state of the art kitchen, free laundry room, poker table, bumper pool table, full array of board games and much more! You won't find a cleaner more comfortable place! We know you will enjoy our home and the City of Sebastian as much as we do. It truly is one of a kind! Reserve your time now!

From Sebastian Chamber of Commerce:
Welcome to the Sebastian River Area, one of Florida's authentic Treasure Coast communities on the Indian River Lagoon and home to America's first National Wildlife Refuge, Pelican Island. The Sebastian River Area is located on the central east coast of Florida and is situated in the northernmost part of Indian River County about 15 miles north of Vero Beach and 20 miles south of Melbourne. The area is well known for the rare antiquities that have washed upon its shores. Treasure hunters continue to search our beaches for gold, jewelry, and other artifacts lost in history. Sebastian Inlet State Park is the premier saltwater fishing spot on Florida's east coast; favored by anglers for catching snook, redfish, bluefish, and Spanish mackerel from its jetties. Surfing is also a popular recreation and several major competitions are held here every year. The Indian River Lagoon National Scenic Byway, a nationally designated byway runs through the Sebastian River Area. The Indian River Lagoon, which is North America's most biologically diverse estuary, the St. Sebastian River, Blue Cypress Lake, and the Stick Marsh are fishing hotspots and a boater's paradise. Sebastian hosts one of the most spectacular skydiving views in the world.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    25 years of age or older...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 9

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Master Bedroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    Twin beds include trundles (sleeps 4)...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    One twin includes trundle (Sleeps 3)...moreless

  • Beds to sleep 9.

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Within walking distance to all of Sebastian's lovely restaurants, bars, park, and public marina...moreless

  • Water View
  • Waterfront:

    Bring your boat! home is directly on the intracoastal waterway with a dock and boat slip!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High-Speed Wireless Internet from Comcast/Xfinity...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Local Calling...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    2 kayaks available for guests...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Over 0.5 acre lot to enjoy with 130ft of direct waterfront!!!...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal Grill...moreless

Pool / Spa

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Non-Peak (ex holidays)
Aug 10 - Dec 18, 2015
4 night min stay
$195
$1,150 $3,500
Winter Rate
Jan 4 - Jan 22, 2016
18 night min stay

$3,400
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$245
$1,450 $5,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Housekeeping Fee $125 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Standard rate applies for all holidays.

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Last updated: 07/22/2015
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Location

85 Miles
Nearest Airport
Orlando International Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Earls Hideaway, Tiki Bar & Grill
6.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-95
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Mulligans, Captain Hirams, Squid Lips
5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Wabasso Beach

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: Matt & Meg and their three young sons have strong ties to the Sebastian area. Meg grew up in Sebastian and graduated from Sebastian River High School.

Why the Owner Chose Sebastian:
Although work has brought us far away from Florida over the years. Meg has always wanted a second home in Sebastian to expose our boys to Florida life!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This home is such a perfect balance of 'old florida' charm and beauty + perfect location in Sebastian for walking to all the 'hot spots' + updated, convenient home layout and furnishings which are very family friendly. Not to mention... quick drive to the beach, and an easy day trip to the Disney/Universal parks.


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Speaks: english

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  • Wow, what a view! and it's all just outside the back door!

    Wow, what a view! and it's all just outside the back door!

  • Welcome to paradise!

    Welcome to paradise!

  • Big, updated kitchen... watch the boats and dolphins as you do dishes!

    Big, updated kitchen... watch the boats and dolphins as you do dishes!

  • Master bedroom with king size bed

    Master bedroom with king size bed

  • Master bathroom

    Master bathroom

  • Have coffee on the porch and let the view take you away!

    Have coffee on the porch and let the view take you away!

  • Shady Oaks in the front yard, Ocean breezes and palm trees in the back!

    Shady Oaks in the front yard, Ocean breezes and palm trees in the back!

  • The Indian River Dr. area has a number of restaurants and tiki bars to explore!

    The Indian River Dr. area has a number of restaurants and tiki bars to explore!

  • Beautiful, unique views everywhere you turn!

    Beautiful, unique views everywhere you turn!

  • No boat? No problem... catch fish right off your dock!

    No boat? No problem... catch fish right off your dock!

  • Beautiful sunrises over the Indian River Lagoon!

    Beautiful sunrises over the Indian River Lagoon!

  • Dining table converts to poker or bumper pool table

    Dining table converts to poker or bumper pool table

  • Living room full of old Florida charm!

    Living room full of old Florida charm!

  • This is the view from the foot of the master bed!

    This is the view from the foot of the master bed!

  • Surf's up! Two twins each with a trundle in this bedroom

    Surf's up! Two twins each with a trundle in this bedroom

  • Intracoastal bedroom with two twins and a trundle

    Intracoastal bedroom with two twins and a trundle

  • Did we mention the view?

    Did we mention the view?

  • Sebastian's Indian River Dr. scenic walkway... just outside the front door!

    Sebastian's Indian River Dr. scenic walkway... just outside the front door!

  • Sebastian is full of 'old Florida' charm!

    Sebastian is full of 'old Florida' charm!

  • Splash pad for the kiddos a quick 5min walk away at Riverview Park!

    Splash pad for the kiddos a quick 5min walk away at Riverview Park!

  • The amazing Sebastian Inlet State Park! a quick drive; even quicker boat ride!

    The amazing Sebastian Inlet State Park! a quick drive; even quicker boat ride!

VRBO #596896

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Member since: 2014
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  • Calendar last updated 07/22/2015
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