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Gulfside Sunrise-Luxurious Beachfront Condo on Open Gulf

11 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo




Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday condo in Cedar Key - GULFSIDESUNRISE @ Cedar Key FL

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)

GulfsideSunrise is the name of our Home away from Home for a reason...It's unique location and positioning at that location enable us to have Beautiful sunrises OUT OF THE GULF 365 days a year (weather permitting) viewed from either our spacious private covered deck, Living/Dining/Kitchen great (Cathedral ceilinged) room, or even from the comfort of the King size Bed in the Master suite.

We are in a small private complex (58 units) at the tip of Cedar Key and We have on-site management, boat/trailer parking (normally at a premium on Cedar Key), newly refurbished heated Pool/Hot tub area & Deck/fencing/pergola, our unit has been recently updated with new laminate & carpeted flooring, Full sized front loading W/D, paint, beds, bedding, Private high speed WI-Fi & DSL, New HVAC, HWH, Glass-top Range, etc. 3 flat screen HDTV's, etc to keep it looking and feeling new.

Keywords: Waterfront,Luxury,Upper, End,Condo,Birdwatching, Fishing,Kayaking,Open Gulf Views, Peaceful Cedar Key

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
17 October, 2016
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About Tom

We're retired, married since 1969, Living in Upstate NY near our grandsons.

Tom purchased this condo in 1995

Why Tom chose Florida North Central Gulf Coast

We vacationed here for many years...had the opportunity to buy one of the premium units and grabbed it...havn't regretted it!..still look forward to going there often.

What makes this condo unique

Peace & serenity...easy going place with lots to do or you can do nothing at all.


based on 11 holidaymaker reviews

Gulfside Sunrise-Luxurious Beachfront Condo on Open Gulf
average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews

Incredible view, spacious, close to town

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I and another couple stayed here in Oct 2016. This was the first time I used VRBO and everything worked out great. The condo was wonderful and we all agreed we would stay here again. The view was incredible from the large balcony. We saw lots of dolphins and birds and boats. The condo was spacious and nicely decorated and had plenty of seating in the living room area. Kitchen had everything you needed, although we never cooked a thing! There are several restaurants within several blocks. You can also rent a golf cart a short distance from the condo. We had cars, but it was a lot of fun to drive around the area in a golf cart. One thing to note on the condo is that the unit is two flights of stairs getting to it. Cedar Key is a beautiful, laid-back destination and a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the scenery.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean and charming.

  • 5 of 5

Spacious rooms, great view and a great value. Will be back for sure..

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We look forward to your safe return. Most of our guests are repeat rentals.
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Cedar Key Bound

  • 5 of 5

First off, the view is outstanding! Having coffee on the balcony with the sunrise and dolphins swimming right in front of you is breathtaking! We could feel the life of the water with the tides coming and going and the weather changing the landscape at a moment's notice. We had plenty of room for everyone. The laundry was used alot, the kitchen was always cooking up something, and the quietness of the condo made you feel like the place was all to yourself. Getting into town was a 3 minute walk. The pool had too much chlorine or something as our eyes burned after swimming. The only other negatives were the worn pans in the kitchen, the old stove that seemed to burn food easily, and the weak dishwasher. However, we just seemed to overlook those problems and totally enjoyed our stay and would even love to come back to this unit!! Outstanding!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very relaxing with great views!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was amazing! Very quiet, relaxing, and the views were great! Saw dolphins everyday! We will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Really a nice place.

  • 4 of 5

It was very clean and spacious. The online pictures did not do it justice. We really enjoyed staying here. Our only complaint was the uninvited guest.(very large roaches). Just hope we didn't bring any home with us. We would love to return. We will just be aware and not leave our suitcases on the floor.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the nice review, we strive to keep our "southern home" as nice as possible. We appreciate your letting us know about roaches (probably Palmetto bugs). We have notified our exterminators to be extra vigilant, and are sure that will not be a concern on your next visit. Sincerely, Tom & Nan - Owners
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Very Comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful place with wonderful views.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Gainsville FL
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Island Room
Nearest Golf
25 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Kilometres
HWY #24
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
Island Room
Nearest Ski
300 Metres
Water Ski (BYO Boat or rent)
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
30 feet away @ high tide
Car: recommended

On the open Gulf of Mexico, with Tidal marshes and forever wild islands nearby, World class Birding, public beach and park w/playground & Basketball court nearby. Marina, boat and Kayak rentals, Shopping, museums, Awesome fishing from our dock (w/wet fish cleaning station), or in or offshore (byo Boat, rent, or charter), plenty of trailor parking on the grounds. Nice heated pool & Jaccuzzi. Management present on property. churches, 2 museums.

This is NOT crowded A-1-A or Disney, but an awesome Unique small (~1000) town where you can park your car and walk/bike/kayak/golf cart everywhere. Very serene,relaxing and beautiful town in the middle of Florida's 'Nature Coast'.

Gulfsidesunrise #1-F is a very well appointed, comfortable complete home in paradise.

Come, enjoy...you will be back!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Cedar Key, Florida North Central Gulf Coast

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Tax Rate 9.0%

High season rates apply to most federal holidays and Arts & Seafood festivals, with 3 day minimums at festivals and some holidays.
All rates are subject to change until confirmed.

CC (not AMMEX) required with reservation, charged at check-in, is also used for security deposit.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Cedar Key in Florida

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
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  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
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  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
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  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
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  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • both baths have 'Hotel style' shower bars for extra room in shower. new 'on demand' water heater gives unlimited hot water for long showers.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Main bath nearby
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master w/walk-in closet and full private bath, new TV/DVD
  • Master has new (7/13) King size bed w/memory foam In Master suite, with walk-in closet and full private bath, End tables, phone, new wall mounted flat screen TV & DVD (9/13), large dresser/mirror. view of open gulf and sunrise. Guest bedroom has Queen size Bed w/memory foam topper, Main bath is just outside bedroom door, pool view. New flat screen (9/13)
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
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  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
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  • Video Player
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  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Very well equipped Kitchen, Full size front loading laundry in unit, Awesome sunrise views (out of the water-you don't see the land except for picturesque islands) from Deck/great room/Master bed, Beach is natural, best swimming is in Heated Pool/Hot Tub or @ public beach/park 1 block away. Shopping/Restaurants/marina/boat launch/Kayak, boat & Bike rentals 2-3 blocks, Birdwatcher's paradise

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