Stilt Home with Stunning View and Dock! Midway Between Gulf and Three Sisters!
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- Minimum stay:1-28 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Enjoy that tropical atmosphere? This is it! Admire Crystal River from elevated porch area in this private stilt home. Feel like you are on the water even from inside...windows offer lovely vistas from the great room and kitchen! Enjoy new flooring and nautical decor with all the amenities, including ice-maker, internet and entertainment center. Downstairs is a screened area for grilling which overlooks the dock and cleaning station. Sleeps 5, and best suited for a couple or family. The second bedroom is small as seen in photo.
Bedroom 1 Queen bed
Bedroom 2 Bunk beds plus single bed
Bath 1 in master suite, has shower, toilet and Jacuzzi tub.
Bath 2 toilet and sink,... washer and dryer
Living room has cable tv and dvd player. Master bedroom as small tv with tape player. Downstairs features grilling area and also outside shower.
Quiet and peaceful, away from the in town highways. Plenty of room to park cars and boat trailer. Dock accommodates motor or sailboat....wide deep canal. Boat ramp is about a mile past our entrance and takes only 5 minutes to drive your boat around to the dock. Home is about five houses from mouth of river on the west side. I am told that the latitude is 28.90281 and longitude is -82.62089800000001; however I don't have any idea if that is correct! But I do know that you will love the location!
"E-mail owner" through this website first to confirm dates. We require a signed Rental Agreement (which is sent to you by e-mail), and then a separate $500 damage deposit check is due prior to check in.
Member since: 2013
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 5
- BR #1 Queen BR #2 Bunk beds and a single bed
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- The canal to our home is located between Markers 22 and 23. From the Fort Island Trail ramp exit, go east toward town… it is just after Marker 22 to the South. Small tan stilt home with porch up top on West. (About five houses on the right. It is after blue stilt home.) Park your trailer in the driveway or on the grass across the street directly across from our house. Salt water fishing, diving, and viewing the manatees are popular past times. Scallop season is a popular time to visit in the summer. We accept a personal check for one-half the total amount due to book the reservation along with the signed Rental Agreement (which is sent to you by e-mail), and then the balance with a separate $500 damage deposit check is due prior to check in. On-line booking is available with an additional service fee charged by the company....moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Paddle Boating
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 7 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
Rental boats are available from local businesses including Twin Rivers Marina, 352 795-3552. Summer Rates April 1 - Oct. 31, 2016: Full day $250; half day $150. Discounted in Winter, Nov.1 - Mar 31...moreless
- Deck / Patio:
Kayak / Canoe:
We have an older aluminum Grumman canoe, in 'as is' condition which guests may use at their own risk. Boaters must have one life preserver on board per person; 3 are provided with one paddle presently...moreless
You must roll the grill a few feet to the vented area, then return it to the dry area. If a gas tank runs out, leave out for the owner to know it needs filling.If you use grill, clean for next guest...moreless
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Jan 3 - Jan 31, 2017
28 night min stay
Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2017
27 night min stay
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2017
5 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleaning Fee $135
- Tax Rate 9%
Pricing is for up to 5 guests. There is a $21.80 charge per night if more than 5 guests are approved. "E-mail owner" through this website. I will e-mail you the Rental Agreement. Prior to occupancy, when you submit the balance of the rental fee, we require a separate damage deposit check in the amount of $500 be mailed to us. This allows us to destroy the deposit without it ever coming out of your account/charged to you.
Rental Rules are attached to the Rental Agreement.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Manatees. Swim and view manatees in world famous Crystal River and Springs. Rent kayaks or boats. Lots of dive gear places and fishing/manatee guides are available. Three Sisters Spring is featured in April 2013 of National Geographic.
A State Archeological Park is directly across the river.
Very quiet and peaceful. We also recommend Hommossasa State wildlife park just north of Crystal River. Great fun for anyone!
Year Purchased: 2003
About the owner: Owners are lifetime Florida residents, University of Florida Gators with two U of FL student daughters. Since 2003 this has been a weekend home.
Why the Owner Chose Crystal River, FL, USA:
You can book this private home for the price of a condo! Memories are made here! This is a fun and peaceful place for a couple or a family. Canal on one side with river view, and wildlife preserve on the other side. Perfect location for scalloping,... + fishing, kayaking, swimming near manatees, and water activities.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Drink your coffee viewing morning sunrise from the porch. Sun is behind the house in late afternoon. Large covered grilling area downstairs is great for hanging out near the waterfront! Owner loves to help guests enjoy their stay!
- Primary: 352 217-3215 Dixie's number
- Secondary: 352 217-8588 Vince's number
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Kitchen opens to living and dining area. Beautiful new flooring throughout.
Master Bath Vanity
Master bedroom with lovely new flooring
Master Tub is jetted
Downstairs is enclosed with porch. '
Outside shower on porch
Manatees in Three Sisters Springs in Winter.See April 2013 National Geographic!
Park your trailer in the long driveway or on the grass across from the house.
View on Crystal River looking North.
Kitchen has dishwasher and refrigerator with ice maker.
Couches feature three recliners. View of water from inside the home.
Master Bath Shower has spray nozzle
Second Bedroom is small
Grill downstairs has gas for guests' use.
Cleaning scallops at the dock
Kayaking to Three Sisters
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Thursday, October 20, 2016
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