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Nestled in Time, Downtown Cottage, screen porch, open deck

23 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday home in Cedar Key - Nestled In Time

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
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Property Manager
Jennie Pinto
Member since: 2008
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2016
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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
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based on 23 holidaymaker reviews

Nestled in Time, Downtown Cottage, screen porch, open deck
average rating of 4.478261 based on 26 reviews

Nice location! Don't plan visit during end of July and August, too many businesses closed.

  • 4 of 5

Really nice rental, easy to be in and relax. We were able to walk to town and back for a lil nap...when we return in cooler weather, we look forward to a meal or relaxing on the screened porch. Only drawback to our stay had nothing to do with the house, but it was the off-season, which we didn't know, if we had, we would have postponed our stay. We drove 8 hours and there were, at least, 4 to 5 restaurants/attractions we had on our list, which were closed for break....We are from Louisiana, where the thermometer hits 90s all summer, as well, and few to none of our establishments close down for a Summer break...(nice for business owners, but not so much for visitors who aren't aware.)...We will definitely return to Cedar Key... Friendly people and good clam chowder! Felt 2 nights was too much, this time of year, though.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Relaxing and Low Key on the Key

  • 5 of 5

Everything you need to relax and unwind. Comfortable and well appointed and easy walking or biking distance to stores, water and most other things. Enjoyed walking the charming nearby residential streets as much as the rest of the area. Friendly atmosphere and good food - what more do you want, besides an easy affordable and pleasant rental experience?

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind words! So happy you enjoyed your visit. It sure is nice to be able to just walk, anywhere, anytime you wish. One of the magical experiences Cedar Key has to offer!
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Largo, FL

Perfect Birthday Getaway!

  • 5 of 5

Exactly what we wanted for a 2 night stay in Cedar Key. Very clean and all ameneties were provided as stated in the description of the cottage. This is the rainy season in FL, so it made it difficult to explore....which is why it was perfect to hang out at a beautiful home with a screened in porch, use the wifi, watch tv and cook in a fully loaded kitchen. Nestled in time, Cedar Key in itself reminded us of the way Key West used to be back in the 70's and 80's. Thank you for a wonderful 48th birthday, Nature Coast Realty. Jennie and Dottie were right on point and would recommend this property to anyone who wants a reminder of how it used to be. Quiet, no nosey neighbors. Tony's Restaurant has the best New England style clam chowder you will ever experience. Overall, we will be back!

Gail and Mark R

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So very happy you ENJOYED the house! *No nosey neighbors*, no, we are too busy enjoying our own piece of paradise to be nosey *hah*. Please come back, and it doesn't have to be a birthday, just come for relaxation, and getting back to connecting to your loved ones.
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Relaxation on island time

  • 5 of 5

Matt and I had been discussing a getaway adventure since the busy season at work slowed down for us. I did some searching around online and found Nestled In Time in Cedar Key. It is a 6 1/2 hour drive for us from Georgia, but we'll worth it!!! This sweet cottage provided all the things you need and we felt so at home there during our week long stay. We really enjoyed the screened in porch - we got to truly relax from our daily stresses here. Everyone in CK are so friendly, the local restaurants are great and everything is in walking distance. Thank you again for providing this perfectly cute cottage - we truly enjoyed our stay!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

MY girlfriend and I had a great time in Cedar Key, FL and this cottage was perfect for 2 people!...Friendly People helping us in every direction, making our stay Comfortable and Affordable! Thank You...We will be Back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So very glad you enjoyed out cottage AND our great town. People are nice here, friendly and helpful; makes a great "get way" from the stress of the "real world". Please come back, we like return guests and offer a discount!
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Mount Dora,Florida

Absolutely cleandorable

  • 5 of 5

Nothing negative to say!!!!! The place was clean clean clean!!!! Very happy with the house my wife and I stayed 3 nights and not 1 complaint! Although, I was bit concerned with the kittys and the no water situation that they endured. I made it my job to make sure they were hydrated with icewater. I think every time they saw me they ran right to the water dish. All in all was a glorious place. Want to plan another time same house. Brought our bikes and never touched the truck once.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: so glad you enjoyed the house! and the kitties loved you too, all the feral cats in Cedar Key are well tended by our visitors! Please come back, bring the bikes, no need for a car with this location, and enjoy a couple of days bonding with Cedar Key, its beauty and its kitties!
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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 North Central Gulf Coast

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2 night minimum stay
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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £29
Cleaning fee £41
Tax Rate 9.0%

10% Law Enforcement Officer AND Active Military discount. Events and major holidays require three night minimum. Deposit of $200 required at booking, personal checks and cash. 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 insurance

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Cedar Key in Florida

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
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
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • 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.

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