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Luxury Waterfront Home: Private Beach, Private Heated Pool, Dock, Free Internet

Bedrooms 5
Space 3,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

3500-Square Foot, - 5-Bedroom / 3-Bathroom, Sleeps-10-12

This luxury, waterfront home is situated in an upscale community, complete with private beach. The home faces West for excellent sunset views. The canal is perfect for fishing or watching dolphins swim by and offers fantastic opportunities for kayaking through the Wildlife Perserve. Pontoon boat, sailboat, kayak, john boat or deep sea fishing charters are a few blocks from this home.

You will have private beach access with covered pavilions, BBQ grills, restroom facilities and showers. You will also have access to the clubhouse, tennis courts and the clubhouse's heated pool, jetted spa, sauna, picnic area and gas grill.

Just Bring Your Suitcase and Beach Towel!

This vacation home is centrally located and situated about 35 minutes from Clearwater Beach and Tampa International Airport. The historical Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks are minutes away on the Anclote River, where you can take a sponge diver boat tour, dolphin tour, sample the best of Greek cuisine and night life with lots of shopping.

Clearwater & St.Pete beaches are south about 35 minutes and have everything from parasailing to speed boat tours and Pirate ships. Pier 60 on Clearwater Beach hosts nightly evening festivals and shops, lots of live bands, and restaurants w/fresh seafood. Visit the new Salvador Dali Museum in St. Petersburg.

Weeki Wachee is about 45 minutes north, featuring our Florida Manatees. You can rent a boat from the marina and canoe up the crystal clear river or tube down river.

Homosassa Springs is 45 minutes north: Manatees, exotic bird shows, otters, alligators and more.

Ybor City is found in Tampa and has many great shops, bands and is the oldest cigar capitol of America. While your in Tampa you can also visit downtown Channelside & Harbor Island featuring many restaurants and shops. Also the Florida Aquarium, one of the top aquariums in the world, Lowery Park Zoo, Museum of Science and Industry and Hard Rock Casino next to the Ampitheatre.

Theme Parks:

Busch Gardens & Adventure Island in Tampa. LegoLand in Winter Haven. Sea World, Aquatica, Disney World, Islands of Adventure & Universal Studios are 1:45 minutes away in Orlando.

Local Beaches:

White sand beaches include: Gulf Harbors Beach Club, Anclote Key State Park and Wildlife Preserve, Fred Howard Park/Tarpon Springs, Honeymoon Island/Dunedin, Clearwater Beach, Caladesi Island, Sand Key Beach, Treasure Island, Maderia Beach, St. Pete Beach & Fort Desoto Park.

More Details

Heather Dubay
Member since: 2005
Premier Partner

This 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:
18 March, 2018

About Heather Dubay

We are so fortunate to have such a beautiful vacation home and enjoy having the opportunity to share it with others.

Heather Dubay purchased this house in 2005

Why Heather Dubay chose Sea Colony

Gulf Harbors is such a beautiful waterfront community with so many amenities and is centrally located to everything. The local beaches and Anclote Island just off the coast are truly paradise. Plus the Innisbrook PGA course is just minutes away.

What makes this house unique

The private beach and clubhouse grounds are well maintained plus having the boat ramps and boat rentals so close to this home makes Gulf access easy. Shopping and restaurants are in walking distance.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We enjoyed our time @ the house as it was the perfect setup for 2 families to get away.
Nov 2017
  • 1 of 6


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Sea Colony in New Port Richey

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No Street Parking or RV Parking allowed in this community.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Fax
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    2nd Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    3rd Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    4th Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    5th Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Crib - 1 Cot
  • Upstairs: King master suite w/ TV, private shower and walk out balcony, a queen bedroom w/ balcony, a 2-twin bedroom w/ balcony. Downstairs: Queen bedroom and a 2-twin bedroom. Broyhill Crib. Additional Bedding: Queen air mattress
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Boat Dock
  • Terrace
  • Conservatory
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Home has a private inground swimming pool that can be heated at your request for $25 / day. A heated swimming pool, hot tub, sauna, tennis courts are located at the community clubhouse. The community beach is located just minutes away. If you are bringing a boat, the boat ramp is located at the clubhouse.


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Luxury Waterfront Home: Private Beach, Private Heated Pool, Dock, Free Internet
average rating of 4.5625 based on 54 reviews

Perfect for 6 golfers plenty of room

  • 5 of 5

Heather does a great job communicating and the property had everything we needed


  • Review Submitted: 06-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice House but a disappointment

  • 2 of 5

This house has a great floor plan for a large group. We had 5 couples (siblings and their spouses) and it worked very nicely for us. The house could use some TLC but then again, the price is cheap. The location of the house was convenient for us. The private beach was very nice.

We were disappointed to find out on arrival and not in advance, there is a 9 o'clock curfew. We would have preferred to hang out by the pool to visit each evening instead of going inside....we can do that at home! Had we known in advance, we would have looked elsewhere to rent. We did enjoy the pool area during the day!

The ad says to just bring your beach towel. However, you will also need to supply your own hand soap, dishwasher soap, laundry detergent, toilet paper, paper towels....necessities that you might think would be provided, especially when the rules state you must wash dishes and bath towels before you leave in order to get your deposit returned.

Some of the beds have extremely soft toppers on them, which do not fit well so the bed seems smaller than a queen, and you also may feel you are going to fall off the bed. Some of the outdoor chairs were broken and not usable. One of the sliding glass doors was broken and would not open.

With some adjustments and repairs, this house could be an awesome rental. Also, a more honest description of provisions and rules beforehand would be great.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice place great location but if doing attractions it is a little to far.

  • 4 of 5

The condo was very nice and very spacious. It also was in a great location right on a channel for boating purposes. There a few small issue but they were all handled very fast by the owner. Thank you Heather for allowing us to use this condo. PS the private beach was Great.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Awesome place

  • 5 of 5

Superbowl weekend guys getaway was perfect. The place had more than enpugh room for 8 guys. Thanks for a wonderful place.geniro

  • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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IT is a great place for a large family get together

  • 4 of 5

The house is right on the water, so it is a great location if you have a boat. The neighborhood is secluded and quiet. Friendly neighbors. The house has everything you need to spend a few relaxing days - nice kitchen, heated pool, plenty of common area space. The only negative is that due to traffic on Hwy 19 it takes a bit of time getting to places in St. Petersburg or Tampa.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect for a large family

  • 4 of 5

We loved the house and the area. This home was perfect for our family and accommodating for young children. We enjoyed the private dock on the canal and the pool. We were disappointed in the beds. The beds were uncomfortable and need replaced. Other than that everything was perfect.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your feed back. New mattresses have been ordered and delivered for the beds that we discussed.
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Busch Gardens
Parque Aquático Adventure Island
Aquário da Florida
Clearwater Beach
Clearwater Marine Aquarium
Downtown Ybor City
Lowry Park Zoo de Tampa
International Plaza
Museu de Ciência e Indústria
Weeki Wachee
Dunedin Stadium - Toronto Blue Jays Florida
Clearwater Threshers - Phillies Florida
Complexo Desportivo Tropicana Field
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Tampa Bay Lightning
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino
Museu Dali
Ruth Eckerd Salão
David A. Straz Jr. Center for the Performing Arts
Pôr do sol no Pier 60
Tampa Bay Downs
Captain Memo's Pirate Cruise
Jannus Live
Saint Pete Beach
Tampa International Airport (TPA)
Florida Botanical Gardens
Pinellas County Heritage Village
Fred Howard Park
Fort DeSoto Parque
Pass Village de João e Boardwalk
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort
Tarpon Springs
Parque Aquático SeaWorld Orlando
Weeki Wachee The Kayak Shack
Windsong Charters & Boat Rentals
Innisbrook, A Salamander Golf & Spa Resort
Fox Hollow Golf Club
Museu de Arte de Tampa
Ron Jon Surf Shop
St. Pete Times Forum
George M. Steinbrenner Field
Big Cat Rescue
Weeki Wachee Molas
Carrabba's Italian Grill
Dunkin' Donuts
Hooters of Spring Hill
Outback Steakhouse
Gill Dawg’s Tiki Bar & Grill
Cracker Barrel
Anclote Key Preserve State Park
Wentworth Golf Club & Golf Course
Catedral Ortodoxa Grega de São Nicolau
Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art
Sun Line Cruises
Clearwater Jetski Tours and Rentals
SimCenter Tampa Bay
Tampa Bay Grand Prix
Aquarium Tarpon Springs
MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
Derby Lane St Petersburg
Glazer Childrens Museum
Channelside Bay Plaza
Nearest Airport
29 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Ferry
26 Miles
Caladesi Island Ferry to 2014 Award Winning Beach
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Innisbrook, A Salamander Golf & Spa Resort
Nearest Train
34 Miles
Tampa Union Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US Hwy 19 & Marine Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Cracker Barrel
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Gulf Harbors Beach Club
Car: recommended

This home is located in the Gulf Harbors Community of Gulf Landings / Sea Colony


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Sea Colony, Tampa Bay

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Spring 2018
21 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Summer 2018
26 May 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Fall 2018
8 Sep 2018 - 16 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
17 Nov 2018 - 23 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
24 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Holiday Weeks
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter II
5 Jan 2019 - 1 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Spring 2019
2 Feb 2019 - 26 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £108.31
Refundable Damage Deposit £252.73
Tax Rate 11.0%

July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Years week run $1795/week.

Pool Heat runs $175/week

Please contact owner directly for last minute rates.

Method of Payments Include: Credit Cards w/ PayPal, Personal Check, Money Order, Travelers Check or Wire Transfer

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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