HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Nestled in Time, Downtown Cottage, screen porch, Summer Bookings NOW

Bedrooms 1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

10% discount for law enforcement officials AND active military. Please bring ID.

Free u-verse fiber optic wi fi high speed internet is included! Stay in touch while you are vacationing....we won't tell anyone your secret.

Enjoy your vacation or winter retreat in a quiet neighborhood. The large deck is waiting for your first winter cookout, or just pull up a good book and enjoy the sunshine. Native vegetation reminds you that you are in the real Florida.

The home has a large kitchen, with plenty of room for two cooks, is fully equipped, and ready for your stay. Dine at the breakfast bar or seated at the breakfast table overlooking the front porch, OR a 4 person dinette is on the back screen porch. New furnishings complement the cozy feel.

Nestled in Time has a king bed in the master bedroom and a double size futon in the back room, and will accommodate 4 people.

Plenty of parking, leave your car and boat and ride your bicycle to town, only 6 blocks. Sunsets are two blocks away.

Cedar Key has natural waterways, great seafood, no high rises, no traffic jams-except when the locals stop in the street to exchange news and greetings. We invite you to join us for a weekend, week or month. Come for the kayaking, canoeing, nature walks and birdwatching. Ride a golf cart, a bicycle, or walk anywhere in Cedar Key, we are 'slower paced' friendly. We can help you make your rental arrangements for bicycles, kayaks, paddle boards, motor boats and golf carts.

Boat rentals, bike rentals and guided boat tours are available in Cedar Key. Please visit the Cedar Key Chamber of Commerce for a directory of local businesses and services.

The Cedar Key Historical Society has a museum and a walking tour, and the St. Clair Whitman Museum is operated by the State of Florida. The Lower Suwannee Wildlife Refuge is a scant 15 miles, with hiking, fishing, and a 'drive by car' tour. Cedar Key State Preserve, 6 miles east of Cedar Key, on SR 24, offers bicycling, nature and horse trails and picnicking.

Other units are available. Please contact us! We can help arrange larger gatherings including a meeting room or rental hall, boat rentals, fishing guides or catering. It's YOUR vacation, let us make it memorable.

Nature Coast Realty, Inc. P.O. Box 850, 471 Dock St. Cedar Key, FL 32625

Keywords: House, downtown, Cedar Key, quiet, bike, deck

More Details

Property Manager
Jennie Pinto
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
1 June, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Just wanted to let you know that we enjoyed our stay at Nestled In Time. Time went way too fast, but it was very comfortable and relaxing. Especially enjoyed being only a couple blocks away from the water's edge and a great view of some gorgeous sunsets. Thank you for providing a clean, comfortable, and well-equipped house. Our two black labs seemed to enjoy the accommodations as well!
Aug 2016
  • 1 of 3


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Cedar Key in Levy County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Double futon
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • swimming
Walk everywhere! Two blocks to sunsets, 4 blocks to grocery, 6 blocks to post office. Bike rentals can be arranged. Free wifi and satellite TV.


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(36 traveller reviews)

61% Complete
30% Complete
5% Complete
2% Complete
0% Complete
Nestled in Time, Downtown Cottage, screen porch, Summer Bookings NOW
average rating of 4.5 based on 39 reviews

Great Place to Stay

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Nestled In Time for a long weekend. Jennie has always been fantastic with her rentals. This is the 4th property of Jennie's we stayed at. So far it is our favorite. My wife and I and our 2 large dogs had plenty of room. We really enjoyed the screened in back porch. Perfect place for our morning coffee. We were within walking distance of all the good spots on Cedar key. If you need a place in Cedar Key, contact Jennie. She will take care of you.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: first, thank you for the kind words! You and Josie are ALWAYS welcome, you are the perfect guests Your dogs are welcome to stay, they can enjoy the screen porch and fresh air, or stay in the house, it is leather furniture and holds up well to dogs. I love the location my self, (I should I live next door), the convenience of being able to be downtown in under 10 minutes. Looking forward to seeing you again SOON.
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0

At last, peace and quiet.

  • 5 of 5

The unit was very clean, spacious, and comfortable. Very quiet street in a quiet community. Close to everything. If you want a recharge, this is the downtime area. Unplug and enjoy. Brian S.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So very happy you enjoyed the peace and quiet of Cedar Key! It is nice, your can walk to our night life, yet come home to discover yourself! Hurry back, we love return guests!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Very cute clean cottage.

  • 4 of 5

So close to everything, we walked everywhere! A great time for us humans and our two dogs who came along!

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you enjoyed our perfectly located cottage. I watched you walk to sunsets the nights you were here, so glad you and the pooches were able to enjoy! Hope to see you again.
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

So cute and inviting!!

  • 5 of 5

We LOVED LOVED LOVED our little hideaway!!! It was our first time using VRBO and we were thrilled with the place we stayed at. It met all of our expectations and more. The only recommendation we have is a pedestal fan for the bedroom. The bedroom seemed slightly warmer than the rest of the house and the fan would make it cooler and could be used in the bathroom as well. Other than that there is nothing else I would change. Everything was provided. We will definitely contact Jennie again to reserve Nestled in Time for our next visit.

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Very clean, perfect location, best value!

  • 4 of 5

House was clean upon arrival. Great location on cedar key. Very good value for the $$. Can't wait to go back. I would definitely recommend this house to a couple or small family.

  • Review Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Our housekeeper takes great pride is that house; she is the only one who cleans and organizes and generally keeps me in line. It is the perfect size for a couple or small family and being so close to town, it makes a great base for shopping and dining excursions. Looking forward to your next visit!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Jacksonville, FL

Nestled in Time

  • 4 of 5

Really enjoyed the sleepy little seaside town! Great restaurants, try Annie's and Tony's. House could use a little better dusting, a dehumidifier and smelt like smoke, but very peaceful.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed the Gem of the Nature Coast!! Cedar Key is a great place for good food, good times and relaxation. I'm sorry the house smelt like smoke, NO ONE smokes in the house, might have been the wildfires we have been having, I live next door and I know I've been smelling those at night. We're doing our monthly deep clean this week, so the dust problem will be addressed; one of the joys of Cedar Key is that homes can be left open for fresh air and natural breezes, we have NO crime, and sometimes Mother Nature brings in "her own essence".
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Island Hotel
Nearest Golf
30 Miles
Chiefland Golf and Country Club
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
SR 24
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Annie's Cafe, Kona Joes
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
City Park
Car: recommended

walking distance to downtown


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Cedar Key, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £38.65
Pet Fee £27.06
Tax Rate 9.0%

10% Law Enforcement Officer AND Active Military discount. Events and major holidays require three night minimum. Please make all checks payable to Nature Coast Realty, Inc. Cancellation requests made within 30 days of the rental will result in a cancellation fee of the $200 deposit paid. To avoid cancellation fees we suggest the renter takes out suitable travel insurance.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

You might like these similar holiday rentals