Weeki Wachee Canal Home, Enjoy the River and Gulf of Mexico(20 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms + Sleeping Porch, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 5)
Come enjoy the beautiful Weeki Wachee River or fish the amazing Gulf of Mexico.
This canal home on the Weeki Wachee River is completely remodeled inside, light and airy open floor plan, with wood flooring and nice furnishings along with a wood burning fireplace. Watch the manatees from your backyard. This canal leads to the most pristine part of the river with crystal clear water.
Explore the river at your own leisure with the furnished canoe and kayaks. The river has direct access to the Gulf of Mexico, so bring your boat and enjoy fishing, diving and Scallop season which begins July 1st. There is a private dock in the back yard to enjoy as well as boat and kayak rentals nearby, public boat ramps, and hiking and biking trails along crystal clear lakes.
There is a public beach at Rogers Park on the River or if you want to enjoy the Gulf of Mexico just head over to Pine Island. Take in the sunset at Bayport Boardwalk or Fishing Pier. Fishing Charter boats, both inshore and offshore, are close by.
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Member since: 2009
- 1235 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome:
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Both bathrooms have shower and toilet.
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access
- Clothes Dryer:
- Covered Parking:
- Free Long Distance:
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street:
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils:
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- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
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- Outdoor Grill:
- Water Sports Gear:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Oct 1 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
Rates are based on 5 guests; add $30 per night, per additional guest
May 1 - Sep 30, 2017
2 night min stay
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $75
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Tax Rate 11.5%
This is a NO PET / NO SMOKING UNIT. No exceptions! Smoking is permitted outside only!
$50.00 extra per night for holidays.
Rental Rules Agreement must be read and accepted as well prior to rental. (Postal on site)
Manager's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting manager when booking
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Bring your trolling motor or small gas motor to go fishing on the river with the 12' jon boat for use at the house. Or just leisurely paddle yourselves in the kayaks or the canoe while enjoying the wildlife and nature along the way.
(Boats are to be used at your own risk, owner not responsible for any injuries).
Year Purchased: 1985
About: This home has been in my family since 1985. My parents retired and bought this home to be able to slow down and enjoy the beauty and tranquility of the Weeki Wackee River. I am a native of Tampa and I enjoy my time at my Weeki Wachee house as much as my parents did, maybe even more.
Why Weeki Wachee, FL, USA:
As a teen I would come to the Weeki Wachee River and go camping with my horseback riding club. We would camp in the woods and frolic in the water with our horses. On other occasions we would just come for the day with our old truck tubes and ride them down the river. This river has brought me many decades of pleasure and happy memories. It continues to make memories for me and my son.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The home underwent a beautiful renovation in July of 2009. Since then I have decided to rent it as a vacation home. I now have the opportunity to let others enjoy it as well as myself. So far it has given me such pleasure. I enjoy the outdoors to every extent from biking, kayaking, fishing, scalloping, or just sitting on the dock in the morning drinking a cup of hot coffee or tea. There are so many opportunities close by for you to be able to enjoy nature and the outdoors. I sit and watch the eagles and the falcons in the sky and look out for the manatees and the otters in the canal. What a joy :) I hope you will take the opportunity to come and stay and get as much pleasure out of my home as I do.
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Front of home with lot on rt. to park your boat, motor home,or kids to play ball
Wood burning fireplace
Kitchen and dining area.
Master bath with stand up shower.
Guest bedroom with trundle daybed
Enjoy your morning latte before you venture down the canal in a kayak or canoe
Overlook across from Jenkins Creek.
Manatees across from Jenkins Creek trying to stay warm during winter -5 min away
Bayport Fishing peir at the mouth of the Weeki Wachee River & the Gulf of Mexico
Open floor plan for an open feeling. (Fireplace to the right)
Seating overlooking the kitchen area
Master bedroom with queen bed and private bath
Main bath with tub.
Temperature controlled lanai with trundle
These are the docks along the back of property behind the house on the canal.
Jenkins Creek Fishing Peir (pic taken from overlook)
December spotted seatrout catch on Jenkins Creek fishing peir.
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Saturday, February 25, 2017
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