Creek Side House - Dock.Scallop.Fish (Tarpon).Kayak.Festivals(61 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Cpt' Qrt's is the 3rd Bedroom (Sleeps 1-6)
The Creekside House at Mason Creek Estates is located in a quiet neighborhood across from Mason Creek. Mason Creek has direct access to the Gulf and Homosassa River. The house sits on a half acre of beautiful landscaped property loaded with native shade trees. A circle driveway leads to undercover parking. There is separate parking for your boat trailer. The two story completely furnished home has a large inlaid tile sun room leading into an open plan living area which includes a fireplace, cathedral ceiling, leather furniture and beautiful custom artwork. There are two bedrooms and two baths upstairs. The downstairs Captains Quarters; an efficiency room with leather couches; large screen TV; queen futon bed; small fridge; microwave; and coffee pot.
Dock privileges and moorage are located at our private dock across the street, 100 steps from the house. Kayaks and canoes are available for your use and launched at the dock. Watch the sunset from our sunset deck. Gather for an evening fire at the Creekside outside fire pit, wood included. Take a bike ride in the neighborhood, bicycles are included.
The kitchen - dining area is fully equipped and includes all necessities in a large kitchen, glass dining room table, kitchen counter seating and tile floors. The master bedroom has a marble bath (floors), king size bed, a super size walk-in closet, and a private deck. The guest bedroom has a queen bed and a marble bath (floors). An air mattress is available if needed.
The Mason Creek Boat ramp is 4 blocks away. Mason Creek has direct access to the Homosassa River and the Gulf (avoid all river traffic). We are available to discuss or show you route(s) from Mason Creek to the Gulf or river. We don't recommend boats that draw more then 3 feet of water in the Mason Creek waterway. McRays boat ramp on the Homosassa River is 2 miles from the house and has deep water access to the Gulf.
Old Homosassa is a quaint Florida Village on Florida's Nature Coast located 60 miles north of the Tampa Airport. The area is known for the spring fed Homosassa River, Halls River, and Mason Creek, which leads into Homosassa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. The area's waterways are home to a large diversity of wildlife including manatees, river otters, porpoise, and many species of birds, fish and shell fish native to the west coast of Florida.
Old Homosassa still retains the charm of a river village setting with riverfront restaurants, art galleries, fresh seafood shops, and of course a few old time honky tonks for evening entertainment. The annual Seafood Festivals draws talented artists and thousands of visitors.
Activities in the area include excellent fishing, scalloping, swimming, biking, boating, kayaking, canoeing, bird watching and just enjoying the local rivers, Chassahowitzka National Wildlife Refuge and Withlacoochee State Forest all one half mile from Mason Creek Launch Ramp and the Creekside House available for rent. The Mason Creek launch ramp is three blocks from the Creekside House. Water access ,dock privileges, and moorage are available at our private dock across the street from the Creekside House.
Visit Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park and the 'Fish Bowl' a floating underwater observatory. There are several golf courses in the local area.
Keywords: Single Family Home: 3 Bedrooms: 2 bath: fishing: scalloping: canoe: kayak: bicycles: gulf: festivals
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Member since: 2007
- 1700 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Queen size Futon Captains Quarters, (1) Queen air mattress is provided for extra sleeping upstairs. Need extra space or bedroom include the Captains Quarters a downstairs efficiency Den - with Queen Futon Bed/Large TV/Two Leather Couchs and Chair/Small Fridge/Micro Wave/Coffee Pot. Outside entrance under car port....moreless
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Golf Privileges Optional
- Jet Skiing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning
- Alarm Clock
- Broadband Access
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer:
- Covered Parking:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Mobile Phone
- Paper Towels
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Boat Dock
- Boat With Paddles
- Deck / Patio:
- Fish Cleaning Table
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill
- Outdoor Grill Gas
- Screen Porch / Veranda
- Wood Deck
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Stay w/Capt Qrts or 5-6 people
Oct 1 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
2017 Summer Season
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $200
- Tax Rate 9%
Rate 1-4 people $450/3nts - $600/4nts - $700/5nts - $800/6nts - $900/wk - $1825/mo
Rate 5-6 people or w/Captain Quarters 525/3nts - $700/4nts - $775/5nts - $875/6nts- $950/week -$1950/mo
Summer Season 1-6 people or w/Captain Quarters 525/3nts - $700/4nts - $800/5nts - $900/6nts- $980/week -3200/mo
•Sales/Bed Tax 9%
•Refundable: Security deposit - MO $500; short term $200: Pet Deposit MO $200; short term $100
•Pet Cleaning Fee Monthly $50; Short Term $25.
•Check in 3PM/ Check out 10AM
•Dock – located at our private residence kiddy corner from the Creekside House walking distance 100 steps. Mason Creek Boat Ramp 3 blocks from house. Mason Creek has direct access to the Gulf and Homosassa River. Boats that draw more then 3 ft not recommended for Mason Creek. McRay's Boat launch on the Homosassa River is 2 miles from the Creekside House.
Owner's cancellation policy:
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Exploring Natures Coast via airboat; pontoon boat; flats boat; canoe, swimming with manatees, scalloping (in season).
Mason Creek connects to the Homosassa River and Gulf
Creekside House on 1/2 acre landscaped lot with carport and circle drive
aptains Quarters - Den; Efficiency; Third Bedroom
Sunset Deck for your use
Kayaks and Canoes available for your use.
Scallop harvest in cyrstal clear waters, Homosassa Bay with guide Cap'n Ron
manatees at the springs
McRay's Boat Ramp 2.5 miles from the Creekside
Creekside House on 1/2 acre landscaped lot 100 steps to the water
Dock at our private residence for you use. 100 steps from the house.
Master Bedroom - King Bed
Guest Bedroom - Queen Bed
Captains Quarters - Den; Efficiency; Third Bedroom
Enjoy the outside fire pit and seating area.
Winter Sunset taken from the Sunset Deck
Kayaking on Mason Creek
Two licensed captains in neighborhood avaialable for charters
Boat Ramp three blocks away
A perfect Day on Mason Creek. Mason Creek connects to the Homosassa River/Gulf
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016
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