Corporate rental discount.
Last year, 672 manatees where recorded in this area. The manatee viewing center is open to the public, however, if you have access to a boat, you can be surrounded by them during their evening stroll to the warm water inlet.
25 minutes from IMBA Mountain Bike Trail ranked #8 Alafia River State Park, and #13 Boyette Springs Scrub reserve, 1 hr 30 minutes to #7 Santos Trail Head, Ocala. 1hr 10 minute drive to Walt Disney World front entrance.
25 minute drive to Busch Gardens and Adventure Island.
25 minutes to down town Tampa, 22 minutes to Ybor City, 31 minutes to Ana Maria Island, 48 minutes to Sarasota beaches, 40 minutes to Sarasota Town Square Center. 28 minutes to Ellenton Outlet Mall.
Locally owned and operated wonderfully rated restaurants and bars less than 5 minute walk away (Circles and Alpha Pizza). Multiple salon and resort services in the same plaza.
As you turn into the Cobia Cay neighborhood you are surrounded by palm trees that line the neighborhood streets. The minute you drive up the beautifully paved and wide driveway, you are impressed by the elevation and size of this very large 3 bed room home. As you stand in the driveway, you have views and enjoy the breezes of Tampa Bay. As you walk through the large front columns into the entryway and open the doors, the view is nothing but spectacular. It always jumps starts a state of relaxation. If you can remove your complete stare of the water front for just a moment, you will see the full coquina fireplace, which divides the great room. Your eyes will dangle around visual clues to the owners personalities.
To insure complete relaxation, the great room is decorated in earth tones with a leather couch, love seat and chair. It is complemented by an audiophile entertainment system consisting of; LG OLED 60 In TV, Magnepan 3.7i front, Klipsch Surrounds, Emotiva XMC-1 7.1 , (2) Emotiva Outdoor Speakers on Zone 2 overlooking the courtyard. Apple iOS integration, USB Dongles can be connected directly to LG OLED TV. Spectrum internet and HDTV channels.
Walk into the guest bathroom and you will see exotic granite countertops and tastefully decorated treatments. The front guest bedroom is decorated in a soothing blue tones and has always been a mid-day nappers favorite place. It also contains a wall mounted 42 in Panasonic Plasma TV. The rear guest bedroom is decorated in darker earth tones and has a unique frameless corner window overlooking the waterfront. Accompanied by opposing windows, this room wonderfully enjoys the breezes from Tampa Bay.
As you make way to the Bar/Breakfast area, you will see a circular table that seats 6 but has been known to squeeze in 10, we call it the social circle. While forward facing with your family or friends, you’ll be overlooking the water front. Not too far away is the beautiful wooden pub style bar. It is equipped with glassware and all the devices necessary to make that perfect cocktail.
Once in the kitchen, you realize the one of the owner’s passions, FOOD. The Kitchen is equipped with most all common and some exotic cooking devices/implements. While utilizing the kitchen, you have complete views of the entire water front and are very part of the goings on in the great room.
The formal dining room seats 8 and has a bookcase with a library of titles that are available. The window is placed perfectly to feel the bay breezes.
Just behind the privacy door, you will enter the Master Suite. The bathroom contains a breathtaking design which includes 2 Kohler 6 Jet shower systems. Natural lights come streaming through a large picture window overlooking a private bamboo cubby filled with plants. The large Jacuzzi tub fills quickly with hot and cold water. Dual raised bowl sinks and vanities.
As you walk down the corridor of the suite, you’ll happen upon the master closet, storage and shelving abounds. Continuing pass this room will take you to the large master suite with a sleigh style king bed, love seat, and ottoman. A 60 in LG Plasma TV is mounted on the wall. The french doors open onto the courtyard, which conveniently straddles the Hot Tub.
Once outside, the oos and ahhs continue. The elevation in the courtyard places you very close to the water. It has landscape islands containing some of the 15 palm trees of the property. As you walk through the courtyard, you will see a suspended movable hammock which allows you to choose your napping spot. In addition, you will see the very large out door picnic table. A great place for gatherings for up to 14 people. A fire pit allows you to have memorable evenings enjoying the water front.
Walk down the walkway to the dock and you will see a remote controlled 6500 lb boat lift, fish cleaning station, and 30/50 amp power. Along the water, you will see crystal clear water, and in winter months, manatees galore. With every Tampa Bay species of fish caught of this dock, you can be rest assured, if you don’t have a boat, you’ll still be able to catch fish. Just a comment about the residential snook population; wow….just wow. Easily dock a 60ft vessel.
This home is in top shape, not worn down like most rentals on the market. Everything is up to date. No more than 8 people can stay at the home, and a maximum of 20 people are allowed for any gatherings, no exceptions.