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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Cabin
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
2 Bedroom/1 Bath On The Weeki Wachee River Across From Weeki Wachee Preserv
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CABIN IS ON THE RIVER ACROSS FROM THE WEEKI WACHEE PRESERVE where you observe river wildlife.
Manatees visit our TWO LARGE DOCKS FREQUENTLY.
CANOE & 6 life VEST INCLUDED IN RENTAL.
All inside & out side doors are wheel chair accessible.
FREE LOCAL AND LONG DISTANT PHONE SERVICE.
Lot size 50x190 feet and fenced for your security. Plenty of room for off street parking.
WASHER & DRYER ...........on property for your convenience
Don’t let the exterior fool you! It is beautifully decorated with modern appliances throughout. Cabin is two bedrooms (sleeps six). One with queen size bed, one with twins and living room with queen sleeper. Bathroom with large full size soaking tub and shower. Fully equipped kitchen with flat top electric range, over range microwave, roomy refrigerator, ice maker, dishwasher, disposal, toaster, coffee maker, dishes and cooking utensils. Washer and dryer available on property. Relax on the (12x24 foot) river front porch. Outside fans & lights lighting up the porch and docks. Living room/kitchen feature cathedral ceilings. Ceiling fans in both bedrooms, living room and porch by river. Dinning room table seats six. Twin recliner, sleeper, 40' Flat Screen, Cable TV with Blu-ray DISC/ DVD player in the living room. Central air and heat through out the cabin. Cabin loaded with all modern day comforts. Wireless WiFi through out the house (bring all your gadgets). Bright House cable TV and FREE local/long distant phone service.
Canoe / life vests included.
Lot size is 50x190 feet. Plenty of off street parking for vehicles and boats. Property is completely fenced.
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Member since: 2012
- Children Welcome:
Non Smoking Only:
We make every effort to provide a CLEAN CABIN including CLEAN AIR. Some of our guest have allergies and are sensitive to tobacco smoke, animal furs, etc. Because of this our cabin is a NO SMOKING in Cabin.NO PETS in cabin or on property. THANK YOU FOR UNDERSTANDING....moreless
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Bathroom has large full size soaking tub and shower.
- Many Great Restaurants, major grocery stores and popular shopping within 15 minutes of Cabin. Gulf beaches 20 minutes from cabin. Designated swimming area on Weeki Wachee river with volley ball nets & boat ramp to dock water crafts 10 minutes from cabin. Several well maintained state parks close by. Some with fishing areas....moreless
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Live Theater
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Miniature Golf
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
See fish/manatees clear to the bottom. Enjoy wildlife in the Weeki Wachee preserve across river from Cabin. This is a family river with people in tubes, canoes, kayaks, boats and some wading. ...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Tubing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine:
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- Dishes & Utensils:
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
- Exit Cleaning Fee $70
- Tax Rate 11.5%
DAMAGED POLICY REQUIRED IN LEIU OF DEPOSIT OR CREDIT CARD HOLD. Cost is only $49.00 & covers up to $3,000 in accidental damage.
January, February & March rent by month ONLY.
A month is 28 days
Weekend nights ONLY - $10.00 additional per night.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Our cabin is located directly on the crystal clear Weeki Wachee River at one of the widest parts of the river. It is across from the Weeki Wachee preserve where you will experience the wildlife and beauty of Florida’s Nature Coast. It’s Florida at its finest with our two new, gorgeous inviting docks (24x24 / 8x24) to view our animal neighbors: manatees, river otters, herons, ibis, and eagles frequent the river both at our docks and across the river on the Weeki Wachee Preserve. See the fish clear to the bottom and swim with the gentle manatees that make daily treks by our home. Only 20 minutes by boat to the Gulf of Mexico. Bring your boat, canoe, kayak or paddle board, or just rent them nearby. You may also want to visit the Weeki Wachee Springs State Waterpark with the world-famous LIVE MERMAID SHOW and Weeki Wachee Canoe rentals (15 minutes), the white sand beach at Pine Island on the Gulf (20 minutes), Rogers Park, 3 acre sandy beach on the Weeki Wachee has roped off swimming area, volley ball court, playground, boat ramp,and kayak ramp. (5 minutes). At the end of the day you can cook your own catch on the cabin gas grill and lounge on the two docks or dine at one of many great local restaurants. Within 20 minutes you can choose from two state parks equipped with pavilions, picnic benches, grills and fishing spots. Fishing boats for deep fishing in the Gulf are also available. Just an hour north of Tampa and St. Petersburg and minutes from Hernando Beach, restaurants, and shopping. Only two hours to Orlando theme parks (Sea World, Disney World, MGM & Universal Studios ). 30 minutes north to Homosassa Wildlife State Park or 20 minutes south to the BIRD SANCTUARY in Aripeka, Florida.
A lot to see and do in the area. ENJOY &RELAX.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: My wife Nancy and I, William, live in Polk City, Florida. Nancy is from New Jersey and I was born and raised in Fort Myers, Florida. We met at the First Baptist Church in West Hollywood, Florida. I served four years in the Air Force. Nancy and I attended the Bible Baptist Seminary now known as Arlington Baptist College in Arlington, Texas. Here we studied for the ministry and I graduated in 1962. We organized a church and Christian School in south Florida where we served for 14 years. From there we moved to Ocala, Florida and organized Abundant Funds, a fund raising company for private Christian Schools serving schools in 24 states. In 2008 Abundant Funds merged with another Christian Company and I went into 'semi' retirement. I still work with Christian Schools part time with a company founded by my youngest son. Dr.William Roberts
Why the Owner Chose Weeki Wachee, FL, USA:
Nancy and I wanted a place close by to get away from it all and a place where our four sons and their families could enjoy and relax with their families (sixteen grandchildren and two great). The river cabin is also a place we can invite friends on special occasions. We had a choice between the Gulf and the River. Nancy chose the river and it has proven to be an excellent choice. Our cabin on the river offers scenery and relaxation. Unfortunately we are only using the cabin about 25% of the time. Our bills continue 100% of the time. We decided to place the cabin on the rental program and make it available to others. Dr. William Roberts
The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The cabin is in a rustic setting on the river. This is a total change of scenery and being on the water is super relaxing. Across the river from the cabin is the Weeki Wachee Preserve where we observe all types of wildlife including a variety of birds. The river is full of many varieties of fish and manatees..
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Crystal waters right outside with newly restored dock for relaxing and boating.
View from kitchen. New 40' flat screen tv & BluRay player. BrightHouse cable.
Great room for viewing river outside or enjoying our flat screen tv.
Entrance to Master BR on right, second BR on left with bath in the middle.
Nautical Bedroom with 2 twin beds
View from french doors out to porch.
Washer & dryer available for use as well as life preservers & canoe paddles.
Family river. Kayaking, boating & swimming. No high speed boat traffic allowed.
Quiet flowing waters lead all the way to the Gulf of Mexico.
Mom and baby manatee venture by our dock frequently.
Grandson Emmett kayaking on the river!
Grandson Truett at the jumping tree. 10 minutes up river from cabin.
Completely fenced for your security. Ample parking! View from road.
Full kitchen with all necessary appliances including oven, microwave, coffee pot
Ceiling fans keep environment breezy!
Front BR with Queen size bed & desk.
Large full bath with soaking tub.
Back patio with lights and fans. New gas grill for grilling freshly caught fish!
Picnic area with double docks across from Weeki Wachi preserve. Lots of privacy!
Beautiful river views with double docks!
Manatees visit daily!
Manatees are very gentle. Keep palm flat and use one hand to touch them.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Sunday, March 26, 2017
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