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Ultimate Luxury Waterfront Home on the Homosassa River

Bedrooms 4
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home on the River

You can't miss this spectacular waterfront masterpiece! This 4,000 square foot home is located on a peninsula at the confluence of Price's Creek and the Homosassa River. The property has over 250' of seawall and a side canal with a new 50' boat dock and 5,000-lb. boat lift. The home is a fully-remodeled design showpiece with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the water. The open floor plan includes a top-of-the-line kitchen with fabulous water views. You can choose to relax on the lovely, large covered deck, and watching manatees and dolphins swim right in front of the house. Or you can take advantage of the many outdoor adventures available in the Nature Coast of Florida: airboating, kayaking, swimming with manatees, snorkeling in the springs, fishing year-round and scalloping in the summer. Bring your boat(s) and fishing poles! Homosassa is located 45 minutes from Tampa and 90 minutes from Orlando. There are fun waterfront restaurants that cater to boaters as well as grocery stores nearby. And if you love golf, see our newest VRBO listing 889416!

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Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 15, 2018

About Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell

We are Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell. We live in Weston, CT and have been exploring various parts of Florida that we could eventually call home. When we visited Homosassa in the Winter of 2014 we instantly fell in love with the Nature Coast, the village of Homosassa, and the people that live here. We were fortunate enough buy a little piece of paradise and intend on keeping up the tradition of sharing this wonderful home with folks who want to experience old Florida.

Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell purchased this house in 2014

Why Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell chose Riverhaven Village

The moment we walked into this house, we fell in love with its location and stunning views. Our house is wonderful for quiet weekends as well as large family scalloping trips and reunion celebrations. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

What makes this house unique

The house's location is spectacular. It sits at the confluence of Price's Creek and the Homosassa River. The land across Price's Creek is a nature preserve with no buildings, so the views from the house are of stunning old Florida nature. Manatees, fish, birds, dolphin play right off the house's seawall. We spend hours sitting on the deck, drinking coffee/wine, and watching the boats go by. The house is a luxurious, peaceful escape.


Riverhaven Village House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub
    Second Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Downstairs Bath - toilet , shower , Newly renovated and gorgeous
  • All bathrooms are newly remodeled and lovely.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 2 double , Upstairs
    Master - 1 king , Upstairs
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , 1 murphy bed , Downstairs
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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Ultimate Luxury Waterfront Home on the Homosassa River
average rating of 5.0 based on 55 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Fantastic house.....Top of the class

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Beautiful property

  • 5 of 5

My fiance and a group of friends stayed at this property and loved their stay. Kathy was amazing to deal with as well

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Awesome setting

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful with awesome views of the river. It had plenty of room for the 10 of us to enjoy a rainy Thanksgiving day without getting in each others way. The large upper level porch and enclosed garage area was great to sit and relax. We docked our boat at the house and made daily runs down the river toward the gulf and up the river to several restraunts and bars. Trip to see Monkey Island and to the spring to see the manatees was great.The house has everything and we'll definitely come back again.

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
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Luxurious oasis

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for a family gathering. The property is beautiful; especially the moment you walk in to the massive great room with wide wall of windows framing a view over the rivers as wide as you can see, with barely another house in view. The house was extremely well kept and nicely designed with large rooms and luxury bathrooms, and was well stocked with supplies for cooking and everything else. We used the kayaks, the grill, the deck and loved it all. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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GREAT House!

  • 5 of 5

Really nice home - well-appointed and well-stocked.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautifully decorated vacation retreat on the water. Our family of 3 generations had space to enjoy

  • 5 of 5

Immaculate,, kitchen well appointed, dolphins playing in front of the deck every day. Owner made certain our needs for s baby were ready upon arrival. Perfect for several families with room to spare.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
74 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
35 Miles
I-75 at the Wildwood exit
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $175 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 11.0%

50% of house rental due at time of booking. Balance of payment due 21 days prior to arrival. If paying by personal check, please make check out to Dolphin Court LLC.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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