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Gulf Harbors Vacation Villa - Large Covered Pool, Boat Dock, 3 Bedrooms, fishing

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 3,200 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Woodlands, Gulf Harbors - Wonderful Spacious home with beautiful gourmet kitchen

This stunning 3 bedroom contemporary waterfront villa is located in the neighborhood of Woodlands Gulf Harbors on Florida's nature coast The villa has 3200 sq feet of open plan living accommodation & sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms.The master bedroom has a walk-in closet and luxury bathroom with jetted tub & access to the pool area (super king bed TV/DVD), the 2nd double bedroom has access to to the balcony with magnificent views of the mangroves (queen bed TV/DVD), the 3rd bedroom has twin beds TV/DVD. There is an additional family bathroom in between bedroom 2 & 3. There is a gourmet kitchen with breakfast nook & double doors leading out to the lanai where there is also additional outside seating and a BBQ. There is a wet bar & seating area in front of the open fire beside the breakfast nook and a large open plan lounge with 2 Natutzzi sofa's, flat screen wall mounted TV/DVD/cable and a dining area with seating for 8-10.There is a large pool, use of private dock , WIFI and towels

GOLF: : 10 Minutes away is Magnolia Valley Golf Club - New Port Richey, FL: Two Courses To Choose From -18 Hole Championship Par 72 & 9 Hole Executive Par 33.

15 Minutes away is Seven Springs Golf & Country Club, Championship Course.

There are literally hundreds of courses within an hour of Gulf Harbors with green fees to suit all budgets.

Clearwater Beach : 30 minutes south - Home of pristine white sandy beaches, clear gulf waters, warm sunshine, and plenty of hospitality.

Meet Winter, the world’s most famous dolphin at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. See the Champion Philadelphia Phillies during Spring training at beautiful Bright House Field. Enjoy the nightly 'Sunsets at Pier 60' Festival where sunsets, music, magic and fun create lasting memories. Come to watch the National Superboat Championships or the Ironman. And don’t miss the Internationally recognized Clearwater Jazz Festival! There is always something special going on in Clearwater.

Tarpon Springs: 15 minutes south

The Sponge Industry helped build a Greek Community that is now famous not only for the worlds finest sponges, but for some of the finest Greek Restaurants, Markets, and Bakeries in the Country. What you will find at the Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks: Greek Restaurants, Bakeries, Natural Sponges, Sponge Diving, Tours, Sightseeing Cruises, Unique Greek and Florida Souvenirs, lots of Shopping, Jewelry, Art galleries, Aquarium, s, and Live Entertainment (Bouzoukia).

More Details

Owner
Max & Naomi
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
16 November, 2017

About Max & Naomi

Hi, we bought this home in 2007 with a view to have a base in Florida to be close to my brother and his family when on holiday here. It has turned out to be an amazing place. The location is great for beaches, restaurants and relaxation.

Max & Naomi purchased this villa in 2007

Why Max & Naomi chose Gulf Harbors Woodlands

Our home is open plan and has rooms with great proportions, the master suite is one of the biggest I have seen and the kitchen is great for entertaining. It is very well suited for families or couples wanting a peaceful relaxing break.

What makes this villa unique

Quiet residential area, only minutes away shops and restaurants. Unobstructed Gulf access in 10 minutes along the canal.

Great fishing from our dock.

Location

Publix Super Market at Southgate Shopping Center
James E. Grey Preserve
Catches Waterfront Grille
"Great food and live music by the water"
Steak 'n Shake
"Kids love this place and it's great on price too."
Starbucks
"My morning fix!"
Key Vista Nature Park
"A lovely day out!"
New Port Richey Public Library
"Great for research and to chill with a coffee"
Windsong Charters & Boat Rentals
"Not the cheapest but definitely the best."
Grille One Nine (19)
"Great Great food and atmosphere"
Cracker Barrel
"One of the best breakfasts around"
The WingHouse Bar & Grill Restaurant
"For a lively night out, great for sports, food and music"
LongHorn Steakhouse
"Never had a bad steak here!"
Roadhouse Grill -- CLOSED
"Great food!"
Clearwater Beach
"One of the best beaches in the USA, the sand is like talcum powder. Lots to do and see. Get ..."
Siesta Key Beach
"Has won the best beach in America, lovely sand, lovely water and great restaurants. One of o..."
Zim Zari California Coastal Grill
Windsong Charters & Boat Rentals
"Not the cheapest but definitely the best."
4835 Green Key Rd
Dulcet Restaurant & Lounge
Nearest Airport
33.5 Miles
Tampa
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
US19
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Lots within
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US 19
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
US19
Car: necessary

One of Florida's best kept secrets is the Gulf side community of Gulf Harbors Florida. This community of homes is situated just 20 miles North of Tampa Bay in Pasco County. With several community boat launches, Gulf of Mexico access by way of the two main channels it's the ideal place for a Nature Coast holiday.

Just off shore is a favorite playground for this community of boaters....both Sail and Power. The Anclote Key's lay just 2.5 miles (boat rental is only 5 mins away) off shore. Sun worshipers can enjoy the local beaches offering everything from cabanas to restrooms as well as the numerous picnic and barbecue facilities. Or, you may decide to head just off-shore for the island enjoyment found at the Anclote Keys or ‘the sand bar’.

Other Activities: Dolphin watching, manatee watching

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Gulf Harbors Woodlands in New Port Richey

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • Beachfront
  • city centre ...
  • lake ...
  • near the sea ...
  • resort ...
  • river ...
  • Water View
  • waterfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Free Local Calls
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Wet Bar
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Twin sinks
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Twin sinks
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Single sink
  • Bathroom 1 - The Master bathroom has a large oval shaped tub, twin sinks, WC and a walk in closet - with access to the pool area Bathroom 2 - The Family bathroom has a tub with overhead shower, twin sinks and WC Bathroom 3 - The Guest half bathroom has a sink and WC
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , TV & DVD
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , TV & DVD
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , TV & DVD
  • Bedroom 1 - The Master suite has a King bed and en-suite bathroom with walk in closet. Also there is a large LCD TV and DVD player. Access to the pool area through double doors. Bedroom 2 - The Guest bedroom has a Queen four post bed and a LCD TV with DVD player. Bedroom 3 - The Twin room has two twin beds and a LCD TV with DVD player.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Boat Dock
  • Canoe
  • Terrace
  • Deck Furniture
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Singles
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
Notes:
The house has a laundry room with washer and dryer and a sink. All towels (bath and beach) and bed linen are provided. There are several books and toys. There is use of fishing rods and tackle for fishing from the dock. Boat rental company is only 5 mins away by car and then 10 mins back by boat.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(14 traveller reviews)

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Gulf Harbors Vacation Villa - Large Covered Pool, Boat Dock, 3 Bedrooms, fishing
average rating of 4.428571 based on 14 reviews
Rio Rancho, NM
5

The property was amazing

  • 5 of 5

My family of 6 spent the week in this wonderful house. It was clean and spacious. We loved the pool and the dock. We were able to rent a boat and bring it up to the dock to pickup and drop off.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so happy you enjoyed your stay at our home, thank you for the lovely review and for leaving our home so clean and tidy when you checked out. We hope to see you back soon. Max & Naomi
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3

Needs a bit of loving

  • 3 of 5

The house is currently up for sale and clearly needs a bit of love and attention. It is however, a very well equipped house and you will not need for anything in the kitchen area. The pool however is not great and needs some attention. We did however have a fabulous holiday and loved the area.

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3 0
1

Read this before renting

  • 1 of 5

This is the 5th home we've rented through Home away/VRBO and it was by far the worst experience. We had multiple issues with both the property and the owners during our stay. We arrived at 2:50 (check in was at 3:00) to find the cleaners smoking by the pool and the house not ready. We left to get something to eat, informing them we'd be back in an hour. Came back around 4:15 to find them again smoking by the pool. They finally finished cleaning around 4:45. The pool was filthy when we arrived and had a brick holding the drain cover in place. The pool guy arrived Monday morning, he said the filter was shut off and it was out of chlorine. He had to shock it and informed us to stay out of the pool for the rest of the day. We also couldn't get the stove to work. The gas company stopped by on Monday morning to inform us the account was overdue and they wouldn't be delivering any more gas until it was paid up. It wasn't until Wednesday that we had a functioning stove when we found out it wasn't working because the gas valve had been shut off. So from Saturday to Wednesday evening, our cooking was limited to the oven or the grill. It made for some interesting meal combinations. The home also has an ant problem. We know this isn't unusual for Florida, however it was the worst we've seen. I sprayed around the baseboards and we bought ant traps in addition to the ones already placed around the house. Throughout the stay we communicated our issues with the owners. At times they were responsive, other times not. We now haven't heard from them in almost 2 weeks. We haven't received our deposit refund and we feel we are due at least a partial refund on our rental and cleaning fee.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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4 3
Chicago, IL
4

Overall good experience

  • 4 of 5

I really loved the house and the pool. The only downfall was that we found several cockroaches in the house ( that is really gross, I was scared that I would bring something back home) I also emailed the owner about the non-working stove and the fact that the pool vacuum was not working. None of the problems were fixed and no one has checked on the pool the whole 10 days we were there.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5 0
Independence, Kentucky
5

Awesome house !!!!

  • 5 of 5

My family absolutely loved staying at your home . It is amazing!!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: A big thank you to the Johnson family, it was a pleasure having you stay st our home.
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4

Nice property!

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay. Beautiful pool. But...haven't received our deposit refund yet.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Apr-2016
  • Date of Stay: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Martha Thank you for your review of our home. I have spoken to Homeaway's payment company (Holiday Rent Payments) they confirmed that payment was made to the same card that you booked with on April 18th. We have now set up automatic payment refund with Homeaway to avoid this happening again. Again, thank you for taking the time to write your review.
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Gulf Harbors Woodlands, 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
 
Year Round
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£570
for 3 nights
From
£149
£1,164
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£570
for 3 nights
From
£149
£1,164
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £378.8
Cleaning £113.64 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

*Cleaning Fee: $150.00 - Should you require a cleaner during your stay, please get in touch!

Boat or utility trailers are not allowed to be kept on the driveway for more than 24 hours as per HOA rules.

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