'Cypress Lake House' in Floral City, Florida(15 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 1.5 Bath, (Sleeps 4-6)
Conveniently located just 4 miles from Good Counsel Camp.
This unique 1000 square foot 1940’s cottage has knotty pine tongue-in-groove paneling through out and has been family owned for more that 40 years. Each bedroom has a queen bed with old fashioned quilt. The spacious, fully equipped kitchen is filled with country charm. The living room has a brick wood burning fireplace to enjoy on those cooler evenings.( firewood included). During the day, you'll enjoy a leisurely bike ride (bikes provided) on the oak lined lanes of Floral City or the Rails to Trails, (more than 40 miles long for the serious cyclist) which is less than ½ mile away, or browse some of the many antique and art stores throughout Citrus County. In the evening enjoy an open fire grilled dinner under the lighted pavilion or enjoy a cocktail while finding the stars that you've never seen before from the city.
Surrounded by towering cypress trees and moss-covered oaks, this beautiful little town is reminiscent of the days of 'Old Florida'. An abundance of springs, lakes, rivers and parks has rightly billed this destination as 'Mother Nature's Theme Park'. Within 20 miles of Chazhowitzka, Homassasa and Crystal Rivers where you can experience beautiful Florida Springs and a manatee adventure like nowhere else. Explore limerock caves just 15 minutes away. On Saturday nights attend the stock car races at 'The Citrus County Speedway'. (They have school bus and boat trailer races several times a year, a must see!) Golf everywhere, airboat rides 5 miles away, horse back riding, blueberry picking , strawberry festival in the spring. There is always plenty to do.
Located a stone's throw down the country road from this property is our sister cottage, Cove Cottage, a cozy newly renovated one bedroom/one bath (VRBO listing #221342).
And around the bend just a little further, within walking distance, is our two bedroom/two bath lake house 'Lotus Point' located on four acres of rustic Florida land (VRBO listing #194799).
All three properties are ideal for multi-family vacations, church groups, retreats, reunions, etc.
Busch Gardens is 75 minutes to the southeast. Disney World is 80 minutes to the east. This property is located 60 minutes north of Tampa Airport.
Our property is pet friendly - well-behaved dogs, 35 pounds or less, please. Small pet deposit required.
Keywords: Lakefront House
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Member since: 2008
- 1000 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
- Queen size Beds (2) Both bedrooms have queen size beds.
Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms
- full, spacious deck on front of cottage, lighted pavilion with two picnic tables, outdoor fire pit, fireplace, free firewood, canoe, rowboat, gas grill , laptop with wi-fi, satellite tv, dvd player, washer/dryer, fishing poles, and bikes on site. Bathroom has shower only with one of the best multi- shower heads you'll experience....moreless
- Satellite / Cable:
- Video Library
- Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Freshwater Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Broadband Access:
- Clothes Dryer
- Computer Available:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Parking Off Street
- Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace:
- Wood Stove:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio:
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning fee $75 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Tax Rate 9%
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Year Purchased: 1968
About the owner: The Dudley Family - Rita & Bob Dudley, Scott, Stephen, Cricket, Paul, Dwight, Bob, Chris, Robin & Dawn
- Primary: +1 (727)638-6998 (Florida, USA)
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Sip your coffee on our 300 sf lakeside deck!
Sunset on Lake Consuela with Private Dock
cypress cottage bedroom with queen sized bed
cozy cypress cottage living room with fireplace
Cypress Cottage bedroom alcove
Driving Oak Lined Road Into Floral City!
Utility/ laundry/ 1/2 bath
The Deck after dark
Cypress Cottage with spacious front deck and lighted picnic pavilion on right.
Dine at dusk waterfront in the pavilion.
Lakeside gazebo, fire pit and private dock
"Cypress House" charming kitchen
cypress cottage kitchen with charm and function!
Cypress cottage dining room with glass door built-in
Fireplace with 91/2 lb bass caught in our lake over the mantle
2nd Bedroom with queen sized bed
15x 20 screen room with lake view and fireplace
This listing was first published here in 2009.
Date last modified - Friday, January 20, 2017
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