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Waterfront Pool Home! Kayaks, Dinghy, Bicycles, Hammock, Fishing Poles, More!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,341 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bdrm/2 bath, Pool Home on Canal to Gulf of Mexico!

The sunrise warms your face as you walk out the patio door to take your coffee on the patio. A morning swim invigorates you for the day. An afternoon bike ride takes you to the private beach where the waves soothe away your stress and the picnic tables and verandas provide a base to read, write, or just contemplate life, as you are entertained by the wildlife enjoying the Gulf of Mexico.

New (2015) high-end furniture feels special. A master bedroom with double vanity and queen bed create a private sanctuary. The "Crew Room" has a set of twin bunk beds AND a set of double bunk beds so you can accommodate a variety of friends or family. If that's not enough, a double hide-a-bed emerges from a sofa.

Corn holes, hammocks, bicycles, fishing poles, comfortable patio furniture, outside bar, two 1 or 2-person kayaks, a rowing dinghy, snorkel gear, a short stroll to the private beach...we ask ourselves why we aren’t there now!!

More Details

Owner
Eric and Christine
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 4, 2018

About Eric and Christine

Husband and Wife team with intentions of retiring to this home as soon as we can convince the kids to drop out of school (just kidding).

Eric and Christine purchased this house in 2014

Why Eric and Christine chose Gulf Harbors

This is an amazing home in an outrageously beautiful area. From our dock we frequently see dolphin, sea turtles and even manatee.

What makes this house unique

Pool, private beach, coffee under the patio cover. Heavenly! An the neighbors are the kind of people you choose for family.

Amenities

Gulf Harbors House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1341 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Crew Room - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 queen
    Crew Room - 2 double , 2 twin/ single , 2 bunk bed
  • Master bedroom with private bath, queen sized bed, brand new high-end furniture, and double-vanity.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

4.3/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

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Waterfront Pool Home! Kayaks, Dinghy, Bicycles, Hammock, Fishing Poles, More!
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 3 reviews
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this property for 4 weeks. It had everything we needed and was very clean. There were neighbors on the right and left of the property and they were very friendly, they would wave to you and say hi. We are gym people and there was a great gym a mile away.

The property is close to many option as far as things to do.

New Port Richey has an interesting history and a great park many things to do there. We are pickle Ball players and the Rec center in New Port Richey had daily program. The people at the program have a great social group and we were invited to join.

We hated to head home.

Over all Great place!

  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We’re looking forward to hosting you again!
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Good

  • 3 of 5

The house was appealing to look at inside and out. Very nice pool outside. It has a large kitchen ........ everything worked good except the coffee maker. There is no ceiling fan in the 2nd bedroom which would have been great. Both bathrooms and kitchen could use exhaust fans. There was no ironing board or iron so take your own! The stopper in the bathtub didn't work so no bath. The furniture looked really nice but because we are older was not comfortable for us to use. Our daughter lived near by so we borrowed her recliner! We did, however find a few bugs inside the house which included a lg cockroach, spiders and ants.

It was a great location and near places to eat and the beach was nice. Got to know the neighbors a bit on both sides and they were very nice. The weather was beautiful there in April 2016. The owners were great to work with.

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the compliments! We wish you would have notified us about your concerns during your stay; we would have immediately resolved any issues. Since your visit, we added a regular coffee maker for those who prefer it over the Keurig. We also added an iron and board. We checked the tub and were unable to duplicate your problem with it. We remain shocked about your comments related to bugs as every subsequent guest and our own inspections indicate that our cleaning service is terrific. It is, of course, Florida, so we hope your experience was a one-off. Please notify future hosts if you intend to move furniture in and out of their property as dinged walls are unavoidable (we touched up the paint ourselves with, as you know, no fee to you). We love our neighbors and are glad they treated you well. We regret that we had already agreed to host other guests during the time you wished to return for another stay and hope you keep an eye on the calendar for future visits. Thank you again for staying in our home. Eric and Christine
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5

it was as presented

  • 5 of 5

our vacation was all we hoped for(and much more),the location was perfect with church,shopping and a large assortment of dining choices all within a 10 to 15 minute drive.The private beach was terrific.We would definitely return,

  • Submitted: Apr 14, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Beach
0.9 Miles
Gulf Harbors Private Community Beach
Car: not necessary

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Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Housecleaning Fee $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 9.0%

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.