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FREE KAYAKS.during stay!!!

Bedrooms 3
Space sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, sleeps 6 , Townhouse W/Spectacular Views Fr Every Rm

. Although these pictures may speak a thousand words as to the beauty of this Crystal River Paradise, upon arrival you will be left speechless from the magnificent views surrounding you! This 3 bedroom 2.5 bath townhouse offers beautiful country chic decor, has a master suite, and two large additional bedrooms the first with a twin and trundle and the second with a full size bed. All bedrooms have doored access to the gorgeous wrap around porch where you can comfortably relax at any hour, soaking in the fresh Florida air. Downstairs offers a fully stocked kitchen, 4 seater dining table with leaf for more, and a living room surrounded by large windows so you will always feel like your outdoors.

If you have your own boat the property offers a fully electric boat lift, and bulk head docking and a ramp is just a few miles down the road. If you don't you can rent one at any of the various locations within a short distance of the property. Four single and one tandom kayaks are included with the rental right on the property! Also for your manatee viewing pleasure are masks,snorkels and fins also included. It's a package deal for your fun filled adventurous vacation.

Straight out in the distance you can see the close proximity or Pete's pier, the bridge leading to the Three Sisters Springs and Kings Bay directly in front of you. Your view is never the same as the manatees and dolphins swim around you, and fishing and manatee tours take place right in front of you!

The Homossasa Springs wildlife state park, which provides an entire day of wonder and adventure for people of any age is less then 8 miles away.

You less then 20 miles away from Inverness, where you can begin your bike ride on the longest paved bike trail in Florida, the Withlacochee State Trail. It is also the most beautiful. An average biker may need 3 days to do this trail, which runs 46 miles one way. Just South of Nobleton, the trail gets you to a network of off-road trails (the longest is 32 miles), which makes some of the trails in Northern US look like a joke.

There are many other things to do close by like fishing, boating, sailing, sightseeing, antiquing, golfing, flea market, horseback riding, zoo/wildlife park, kayaking, water skiing, swimming, shelling, scalloping and many more. If you want to rent a boat, there are a number of marinas close by (within walking distance).

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 March, 2017

What makes this townhome unique

kayak rental, wrap around porch, washer and dryer on site, spectacular views, boat lift, freshwater spring on property.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday townhome in Crystal River in Citrus County

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Large counter space and plenty of storage
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shares tub/shower with bath 3, doors separate.
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shares tub/shower with Bath 2, doors separate. Double sink.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , television, walk in closet, sitting area
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , porch access
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Trundle bed
  • All bedrooms have porch access and water views.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


4.8/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

FREE KAYAKS.during stay!!!
average rating of 4.75 based on 4 reviews
Pennsylvania, US

Great Location, Easy Kayaking Access, Mixed Rental Experience

  • 4 of 5

Our family stayed at this property for 4 days. The location is terrific--this is the last house on the canal before King's Bay, an easy paddle to some of the local springs and around the bay, and a 5 minute drive to restaurants and stores. In mid-March there were manatees everywhere, including in the small canal by the steps to launch the kayaks. The included kayaks are a HUGE plus and it was easy to put in/take out just steps from our door. We used them every day. The layout of the rental includes entryway, kitchen, dining area and living room/sunroom on the first floor. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms, a bath with a shower, and a jack-and-jill bath with a shower/tub. The master is huge and comfortable with a nice sitting area. There's a large porch that runs outside all 3 bedrooms that has views of both the canal and the bay. It's a beautiful place to enjoy the scenery (as long as the bugs aren't biting). Be sure to bring flip flops to wear out there, though, because the boards are uneven and loaded with splinters. Over all, the property is a little worn, but a bargain for the price and very clean. Wifi works great and the owner was responsive and helpful.

There are a couple negatives to consider for this property. The most important one for anyone looking to rent in warm weather is that there is a window air conditioner in the living room and no other a/c. Even in March the bedrooms were very hot by mid-afternoon and in the summer they'd be stifling. Perhaps the owners add more air conditioners in summer, but there were none during our stay. The other issue is one of privacy. When we returned to the property after a few hours out there was a note on the door that the owner had gone through the property in our absence with an insurance agent. This was a big breach of trust for us. I was available by phone and text the entire time and would have appreciated being informed *before* someone walked through the rental where we'd left all our personal belongings--though it'd be better if they didn't do it at all. Lastly, there seem to be two other units on the property. One of them is a separate portion of the house that faces the bay and you hardly know it's there. The other adjoins the kitchen and living room of the rental and you can hear everything from that unit (so I assume the people in it hear you, too), and somebody has a drum kit over there. They only played during the day, but if you like to nap, it's a big surprise.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Inverness, fl 34450

Ladies Getaway vacation

  • 5 of 5

My 3 girlfriends and I stayed for a week. It was beautiful, wonderful, relaxing. Getting up every morning and having coffee on the deck watching the sun come up was awesome. Then at night sitting out on deck having a glass of wine and just relaxing, couldn't of ask for more. The owners were very friendly and went out of their way to make sure you had everything you needed. One night we were making dinner and needed a bigger pot and she came right over with one. The place is large and clean. I would highly recommend to my friends. And will definitely be back again. It was exactly what the 4 of us needed.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 8, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3 1
North Carolina

Dolphins galore!!!

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely place to stay. Everything was as described and so much more. Neat, clean and charming. The owners were very friendly. Our first day here, we witnessed dolphins during a feeding frenzy. We saw six of these beautiful creatures right outside our door. We were able to swim and Kayak to three sisters and then for lunch we kayaked to Charlies. What a wonderful time we had. Beautiful place beautiful location!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Reedsville, WV

Winter Fun 2015

  • 5 of 5

My husband & I rented this property in January for 2 1/2 months. It was all that the listing stated & more! The owner's were wonderful and made sure we had everything we needed. The home was wonderful and very roomy with lots of storage space. Although we did not use them, there were several kayaks available. There was a small gas grill which we used several times. It was wonderful to wake up in the morning to the beautiful Kings Bay right outside your window. We were able to see manatees in the bay but also in the canal right outside our door. We even saw dolphins in the canal. The birds were amazing. We were able to take in many festivals, a trip to EPCOT & a trip to the zoo in Tampa. They were only 1 1/2 hour trips from the rental! There are several nice restaurants to choose from. Crackers is great and has outside dining. Cody's Roadhouse has great food & atmosphere! We highly recommend this property. What did we most enjoy about our stay? EVERYTHING! Even though the property owner's lived on site they were not "checking on us" on a daily basis. Just a great relaxing time. We are already looking forward to next January when we will be there for 2 1/2 months again!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Barpub
2.4 Miles
Crystal River Ale House
Nearest Ferry
223 Miles
Forth Myers Ferry
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Plantation on Crystal River Golf
Nearest Train
65 Miles
Tampa Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Veterans Expressway
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Miles
Crystal River Ale House
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Fort Island Beach
Car: recommended

The rental is perfectly located on the open bay, with clear views of the sun rise, and sun set. On the West end of the property is a canal leading to an open fresh water spring where you can watch manatees and dolphins traveling through. While you might feel as if you are on a remote island in the middle of the ocean you are only a short drive from all the cities finest shops restaurants and attractions. Crystal River offers various manatee tours, wildlife tours, snorkeling tours, and boat rentals, but you might not ever feel the need to leave especially since this property has 4 kayaks available for daily rental at ridiculously fair rates!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday townhome in Crystal River, Florida

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Memorial weekend
25 May 2017 - 30 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
4th of July week
1 Jul 2017 - 8 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Scallopping season
9 Jul 2017 - 13 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Labor Day weekend
31 Aug 2017 - 5 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £104 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

600 3 nights
1,200 a week
2,800 a month

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