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Quiet Waterfront Get Away; Yet Close To All

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 30 nights

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Minimum Stay
4 - 30 nights

About the property

Perfect Size 2 Bedroom 1 Bath With Amazing Sunset View.

Water Front getaway. Water views from front & back of house. Beautiful sunset can be seen from back of house and front overlooks natural preserve. 24 Foot Boat Dock, double Jet-Ski Dock, 4 Kayaks, 1 Canoe and 2 Beach Bikes included in rental for your enjoyment. Dock is equipped with a ladder for swimming access. Sporadic sightings of Manatee and Dolphins from property. 2 underwater lights to attract marine life after sunset. Close to all within a mile fishing charters, boat rentals, boat ramps and restaurants. Within 3-7 miles is Weeki Wachee Springs/Buccaneer Bay (Mermaid watch), shopping, golf courses, mini-golf, Rogers Park (fresh water spring), Pine Island Beach located on the Gulf of Mexico with Willie's Tropical Breeze Cafe; Includes covered picnic tables & small grills, outdoor shower & restrooms ensuring a stress free outing.

Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
December 29, 2016

Guestbook comments from the owner

My husband and I really enjoyed our time at this place. It was like home and it was so peaceful and the deck and dock were perfect ,lots of fish in the canal. The perfect place for people who want to relax. We sure hope to come back sometime!

Recommended for: Age 55+, Families with Teenagers
Apr 2015
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Exceptional! 5/5 -
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Quiet Waterfront Get Away; Yet Close To All
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews

Great 2BR house in a nice quiet neighborhood

  • 5 of 5

My family of five had a wonderful time staying at this house. As soon as we pulled into the driveway, we could tell it was going to be a great place to stay. I would definitely stay here again.

Some of our favorite things about this house:

1. Water on three sides. There's the main canal in back, a small canal on the side, and salt marsh right across the street. We loved seeing fish, birds, and crabs right outside every day. There's plenty of comfortable furniture the patio for relaxing. The canal wasn't too busy with boat traffic.

2. The location was ideal for us. The house is in a quiet town of Hernando Beach, which has a few nice local restaurants and a marina. We loved swimming at Weeki Wachee Springs. The fresh water was cold, clear, and blue, which felt great on the hot afternoons. We paddled down the Weeki Wachee river and saw manatees! You can be in Spring Hill in 15 minutes, which has Wal-Mart, Publix, and big restaurant chains. If you're willing to drive an hour, Honeymoon Island State Park makes a great day trip and has the best beach in the gulf.

3. The house itself is terrific. Great patio outside. Inside there's a huge comfortable sofa in the living room and a flat screen TV. Everything was very clean and smelled wonderful when we arrived. The kitchen had everything we needed and modern appliances. Plenty of room to sleep and play. My boys loved fishing from the back dock and caught lots of pinfish and catfish.

4. The owners were VERY responsive. I had trouble connecting to the Wi-Fi on Sunday night, so I sent the owners an email. Within a few hours, the internet provider was calling me with updated login information! It was nighttime on a weekend, and they were calling to solve my problem! I can't even get that kind of service at home. Amazing!

There are a few things to be aware of. There's just one bathroom, so you'll have to share it. If you have a toddler, be aware that you're literally right on the canal so you'll need to watch him like a hawk when outside. You should visit Weeki Wachee Springs State Park on a weekday because it gets really crowded on the weekends and holidays. You may want to call ahead and make sure the water slides are operating. You may also want to call and make a reservation to kayak down the Weeki Wachee River because that also gets really busy on the weekends.

I'd recommend this property without hesitation. We loved our stay here.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad to read that you enjoyed your time here. We would love to have your family back again for a future stay!
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Very nice house!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this house. The house is impeccably clean. Furniture is tasteful and comfortable. The back patio is a great place to relax in the afternoon and watch the activity on the canal--mostly birds looking for a meal. Across the road to the front of the house is all sawgrass and tidal estuary. We saw eagles, pelicans, cranes and egrets there. The neighborhood is perfect for walking. Weeki Wachee Nature Preserve is only about a mile away and offers many trails for walking. We took the bikes out several times for rides through the neighboring streets. Unfortunately the month we stayed was quite rainy, windy and cold so we couldn't take advantage of all we could have done. Hernando Beach has several restaurants that are inexpensive and offer a wide variety of delicious meals. We would highly recommend staying at this house.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Burgessville Ont Canada.

Bert and Corrie S.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I realy enjoyed our time at this place,it was like ;home;and it was so peaceful and the deck and dock were perfect ,lots of fish in the canal.The perfect place for people who want to relax.We sure hope to come back sometime!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to having you again for your next get away!
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Relax and enjoy

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed our time in this home. It was perfect for our family of four. It felt like we were home from the moment we walked in. The deck and dock were perfect, we even seen manatees playing. The kids enjoyed the kayaks, and the natural wildlife that live in the canal. This is the perfect place for those that want to be within driving distance to attractions but also want some peace and quiet. My family and can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

Excellent Choice

  • 5 of 5

Excellent house, dock and location. House is newly furnished and newly decorated. Deck and dock are fantastic. Everything you need is provided. Boating and fishing accommodations were perfect. Really great restaurants nearby. The public boat launch is excellent. Boat fuel on the water is nearby and available 6am to 10pm. Margaret was great to work with. Can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Oct 22, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Scalloping escape

  • 5 of 5

My family and I recently enjoyed a relaxing stay in this great home. Our group of 8 comfortably fit in the house and Greatly enjoyed the access to the canal with our 2 boats. The location is impeccable, close to both the boat ramp and channel accessing the gulf. As an added bonus, we greatly enjoyed the convenient front yard access to the marsh for kayaking ( 4 of which were included!). The house, including the bathroom, were updated and sparkling clean. In our search to find room for improvement, our only suggestions would be to pack or buy drinking water as the refrigerator filter/water dispenser did not work and to keep in mind that the back and side patios DO NOT have railings to contain the little ones. With that being said, we would definitely consider returning in the future.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad you enjoyed your stay! We had purposely disconnected the waterline to the refrigerator to avoid unnoticeable water leaks. However we will revisit this idea for the future. Thanks again and we look forward to having you stay at Eagles Nest for your next getaway.
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Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Tampa Fl
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Multiple within a few miles
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Oak Hills
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
US Highway 19 / Commercial Way
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Multiple/ Zig Zag Scallops
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Pine Island / Rogers Park/SunWest Park

Boat Rentals at local Mariners as well as Fishing Charters. Weeki Wachee Springs / Buccaneer Bay water park & Mermaid attraction. Local Boat ramp less the 1/2 mile away. House is equipped with double Jet-Ski dock and 24' Boat Dock.


Rates & Availability

Hernando Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 17 2016 - Jun 15 2018
30 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $125
Pet Fee $225
Refundable damage deposit $200

No refund given for cancellation of reservations within 60 days of arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Hernando Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Hall Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 bunk bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master Bedroom w/ bathroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Waterviews
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water tubing

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:

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