Kayak with Dolphins & Manatee or Fish Off the Dock!(33 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
3 BR, 2 BA, LR, DR, Kitchen, Deck, Waterfront | kayaks & beach bikes available
Property is directly located on your own private Harbour overlooking spectacular, RARE water views - sailboats, manatees, dolphins, herons, pelicans, crew rowing teams and Space Coast rocket launches!
Fully furnished 3 bedroom / 2 bath house with free use of kayaks and beach bikes. Reverse living on deep, wide saltwater canal which leads directly to Banana & Indian Rivers & Intracoastal Waterway!
Open deck extends the full length of house. Light & airy, hardwood floors throughout, tastefully furnished & decorated with owner's original artwork.
Everything is close! Only one-mile to the beach! Walk or ride the beach bikes to nearby restaurants, shopping and parks!
Green space and nature surround this beachside get away. Gleason Park, a 27-acre park is within a 5-minute walk and has many exercise trails, a year-round heated pool, community center, tennis courts, baseball and a million-dollar sports field complex. Oars & Paddles Park is around the corner and home to the Space Coast Rowing teams.
There are also at least three great restaurants within walking distance and lots more within bike-riding distance. While the home is tucked away in a Bahamas-Island inspired neighborhood, shopping & excellent dining abounds all around. Also, close to Airports, I-95 and Orlando.
Enjoy your own Sea World right from the backyard. Paddle to several nearby private islands and explore, bird watch or have a picnic!
Just 10 minutes south is MELBOURNE BEACH, a laid back town where you can shop the local stores as well as enjoy the beautiful beaches. If you want a little more action, drive 15 minutes north and visit the world famous COCOA BEACH. There you can spend your day shopping at Ron Jon's, surfing at the Cocoa Beach pier and enjoying great food, drinks and live music.
Don't forget that you can also enjoy the attractions of DISNEY WORLD and UNIVERSAL STUDIOS by taking the 'Beeline' expressway only 1 hour west to Orlando.
If SPACE interests you, then drive 30 minutes north to Cape Canaveral and take a guided tour through the Kennedy Space Center or you can drive 40 minutes south to visit the Navy SEAL museum.
Many famous surf, kite surfing and jet ski spots are scattered throughout the area. It's home to world-famous surfers such as Kelly Slater and the Hobgood brothers.
You will love it!
Member since: 2013
- 1550 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- Hardwood floors, Pillow Top Mattresses
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Second full bathroom has double sinks
- Away From It All
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Water View
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Tax Rate 11%
Landlord prefers monthly rentals but will consider weekly rentals on a case-by-case basis. Just send an email with the dates you are considering.
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Car: Not Necessary
The Indian River Lagoon is North America’s most diverse estuary with more than 4,300 species of plants (2,100) and animals (2,200), including 35 that are listed as threatened or endangered — more than any other estuary in North America. The Lagoon serves as a spawning and nursery ground for many different species of oceanic and lagoon fish and shellfish. The lagoon also has one of the most diverse bird populations anywhere in America. Nearly 1/3 of the nation’s manatee population lives here or migrates through the Lagoon seasonally. In addition, its ocean beaches provide one of the densest sea turtle nesting areas found in the Western Hemisphere. Red Drum, Spotted seatrout, Common snook, and the Tarpon are the main gamefish sought by anglers. Between 200 and 800 Bottlenose dolphins live in the Lagoon & can be swimming and playing regularly.
Year Purchased: 2014
About the owner: Kevin is a professional musician & composer. Cathleen is an active duty Air Force Airman recently deployed to Afghanistan. Their passion & inspiration is the water and they love sharing their love of it, as well as their love for art & music. Cathleen and her mother paint tropical scenes on canvas which can be seen throughout the house.
Why the Owner Chose Harbour Isles, Indian Harbour Beach, FL, USA:
Because it has the best views, and it's a paddler's & fisherman's dream! There's nothing like fishing off your own dock, or launching a kayak right from the backyard among the dolphins & manatees. There are several private islands within paddling distance where you can dock, explore or have a picnic. Our favorite restaurants are within walking distance or a short bike ride away. Walk or ride the beach bikes to the Ocean. Shopping & everything you need is conveniantly nearby!
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Wake up to the tinking of sailboat masses and the sound of dolphins splashing. Have your coffee or tea on the deck overlooking blue skies, waterfoul, tropical trees and the Salty Banana River. Enjoy watching the Space Coast Rowing Teams pass by in their skiffs, and many water enthusiasts in a variety of different water craft. Also, have a front-row seat to all Space Coast rocket launches from your 60-foot deck overlooking your particular harbour. A waterlover's dream!
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Leather couch, large-screen TV with cable and wifi
Enjoy dining for 6 with awesome sailboat & water views
Hallway bathroom with tub, shower & double sinks
Bedroom #2 | Queen Poster Bed, cable TV
Majestic views enjoyed from throughout the cozy home
Launch the kayaks/paddleboard from the backyard dock
Owner Cathleen provides lessons and guided tours upon request
Sea turtles of all sizes seen from the salt-water Rivers and nearby seashore
Enjoy your own Sea World right from the back yard
Space Coast crew rowers grace the water with their aerodynamic skiffs
Enjoy enchanting sunsets & sailboats from the deck!
Rare spectacular photos from the deck!
Beautifully decorated with original art and unique coastal artifacts
Large modern kitchen with stainless appliances & a breakfast nook
Master bedroom | Pillowtop King-sized bed; bathroom ensuite & cable TV. French doors to the water-view deck
Bedroom #3 | 2 twin beds, TV, DVD player
Grab a paddleboard or kayak and have an adventure on the Indian or Banana Rivers
Get up close with exotic marine life.
A short one-mile bike ride or walk to the beach!
Dolphins love to come and play by the backyard dock
The Rosette Spoonbill is among the many exotic birds that live here
Blue Heron fishing from the backyard dock
Enjoy front-row viewing of historic Space Coast rocket launches
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Saturday, January 21, 2017
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