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Goose Cove Cottage, Pet Friendly, Open Gulf, Private Dock

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Accommodations: Goose Cove Cottage is a spacious one bedroom with a Full size bed and two additional single beds in the first half of the living room. This property was completely remodeled in late 2012 with new kitchen, bath, lighting etc., and is very airy and light. The Kitchen is ready to use with complete sets of dishes, pots and pans, silverware, stove, microwave, coffee pot and utensils and a local grocery store can provide what you need. A washer and dryer combo is in the kitchen. Linens and towels are provided also. Cable is provided on our new 50” flat screen TV, as well as Wi-Fi. Cell phone service not very good in Cedar Key. Seems to work outside but not inside. Low ceilings in bedroom and going into living room. Best suited for folks under 6' 2''.

Spectacular views of the gulf, especially at sunset are seen from both the kitchen and living room. A boat dock out back on the canal allows fisherman to keep their boats in the water, but watch the tides to ensure enough water flow to get out to the gulf when ready to fish. This property is located on a commercial fishing/clamming canal in the back as well as the Gulf of Mexico in the front making it a unique property in a one-of-a-kind town. Like to fish but didn’t bring a boat, you can fish and crab right from our dock or join others on the new huge fishing dock downtown.

The walk to town and the city’s beach is a leisurely 20 minutes along picturesque streets. Some guests rent golf carts in town to explore the entire island. The natural beauty of Cedar key and its slow pace allow visitors to feel what old Florida must have been like years ago allowing for very restful vacations. Whether you are here to just relax, sit and read a book, kayak, fish or just to enjoy the diverse wildlife, Goose Cove Cottage can accommodate you comfortably.

Cedar Key hosts several festivals during the year so get your reservations early if you plan to attend one as the town fills up fast on those weekends. Special events include the Seafood Festival in October, the Art Festival in April, the Small Craft Boat Festival, the Pirate Festival and a kayak festival in September.

More Details

Owner
Bill Watford
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
8 August, 2017

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • brand new bathroom with vanity sink, corner enclosed shower, hair dryer and towels
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Common Area - 2 Single Bed
  • Queen size bed with linens, dresser in master bedroom and two twin beds in common living area
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(44 traveller reviews)

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Goose Cove Cottage, Pet Friendly, Open Gulf, Private Dock
average rating of 4.6136365 based on 44 reviews
5

Beautiful views of the Gulf

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed everything during our stay in Goose Cove.

The nice cottage, the great view on the Gulf from the porch, the walk to the old centre, the delicious clams and our daily drinks on Dockstreet.

A fine ending of our trip.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bluffton SC
5

Comfortable cute little cottage by the sea. Unforgettable views.

  • 5 of 5

My sons and I so greatly enjoyed our stay at Goose Cove. It has everything you need for a laid back peaceful vacation. We will be back again for sure.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice

  • 5 of 5

good for a quick getaway

  • Review Submitted: Jul 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Just a quick get away.

  • 5 of 5

Goose Cove cottage is charming. And very, very clean. Nicely decorated, very well stocked with kitchen and bath items. The boat ramp made getting out and back to explore in the boat very easy. We rented a golf cart for tootling around town--fun! Both my husband and i are short, so the low ceilings were fine, but something to keep in mind if you are tall people. Other than that--Perfect in every way. We will certainly try to get back before too long.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

A nice little place.

  • 4 of 5

The location was good. Easy access to most everything. The cottage is small as the owner stated prior to leasing. I think that the private boat ramp and dock amenity could be left out of the description. It could be misleading. I had never stayed in Cedar Key, so I mistakenly compared it to other places that had canal access with ramp/dock. The only recourse was paying a ridiculous $16.00 daily ramp fee down town. The owner had warned me about that also. Overall it was a pleasant trip.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Had a great time.

  • 5 of 5

The place is located in a great place the get a constant breeze with a beautiful view of the Gulf and keys. It is very quiet and peaceful and very dog friendly. We enjoyed the scenic walks and the friendly neighbors. Will definitely be back soon. Don't forget to get your clams like we did! Lol!

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Cedar Key Museum State Park
Dock St
The Island Room Restaurant at Cedar Cove
Island Hotel and Restuarant
Cedar Keys National Wildlife Refuge
Cedar Key Beach & Park
Steamers Clam Bar & Grill
"It's all good."
Cedar Key Pizza -- CLOSED
Town Boat Launch and City Marina
Big Deck Raw Bar
Atsena Otie Key
Island Pizzeria -- CLOSED
Cedar Key Scrub State Reserve
George T. Lewis Airport
"Walk to end of Runway Best Sun Sets."
Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Cedar Key
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Dock Street
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Town
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Cedar Key

Cedar Key is a wonderful place to take Air boat tours, Charter a fishing boat, rent a kayak, visit the museum or just enjoy a nature walk by day and Star Gazing by night.

Water and Nature is Everywhere in Cedar Key.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Cedar Key, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£270
for 2 nights
From
£110
From
£127
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£807
£2,167
 
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £17 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £50.69
Additional Guest Fee £15.6 per person per night
Pet Fee £50.69

Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
3 night Min on Holidays and Festivals

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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