THE FUN STARTS HERE! If you're looking for a true boater and fisherman's retreat, look no further than 'The Upper Deck,' a riverside 2-bedroom, 2-bath vacation rental house for 6 in Homosassa! This home boasts easy access to the water with a private boat ramp and dock walking distance away. The rooftop deck is perfect for sitting by the fire while watching sunsets over the river. Visit nearby state parks to see the manatees or head out on a fishing adventure while staying at this nautical haven!
Master Bedroom (Captain's Quarters): King Bed | Bedroom 2 (Crew's Quarters): Twin-over-Twin Bunk Bed (please note top bunk has a weight limit of 125 lbs), Full Bed
Inquire for a discount on monthly stays! You now have the option when booking this home to rent a dock space located within walking distance! The dock is located at Marguerita Grill and will accommodate a boat up to 23 feet long, 8 feet wide and 10 feet tall. The rental fee is $35 per night which you would pay at the time of booking.
The moment you walk into this cozy home, the marine decor and tiki bar will immediately inspire you to head to the water for a fishing or boating excursion! The bright, fully equipped kitchen is ideal for preparing the catch of the day or any home-cooked meals that you may crave. Proudly serve your meals at the round dining room table with seating for 4.
Decorated with fishnets and tropical fish, the tiki bar offers an ideal spot to make a tropical cocktail. Bordering the bar is a sliding glass door to the screened-in lanai, so you can enjoy the Florida weather without the bugs.
The living area features a picture window allowing natural light to pour in, making the space airy and open. Sit back and relax on the sofa and chairs, which encircle a large, flat-screen cable TV to watch your favorite shows.
The 'Captain's Quarters' features a plush king bed and an abundance of natural light, creating a calm and serene ambiance. The 'Crew’s Quarters' provides a full-sized bed, vibrantly hued twin bunk beds and an attached bathroom with modern amenities.
This home is appropriately named ‘The Upper Deck,’ as this area will quickly become your favorite part of the home. With outdoor seating around a fire pit and great water views, the deck is perfect for watching the gorgeous sunsets over the Homosassa River. When the sun has set and the stars are sparkling above, sit around the fire pit and share stories from the day's adventures.
Take advantage of all that this riverside property has to offer! Enjoy all these water toys during your stay: a stand-up paddle board, 4 adult kayaks and 1 child kayak, a small inflatable row boat & an assortment of masks, fins, snorkels, noodles & wetsuits .all river-ready for your day's adventures! Launch your excursion from the private boat ramp, just a short walk away, and head out to the 'Blue Waters' at the head of Homosassa Springs, where the water is 72-degrees all year round and the manatees call home!
The Homosassa River is a popular feeding ground for the Atlantic Tarpon, known as the 'Silver King of the Sea World.' Head to Homosassa Fishing Charters for a memorable adventure along Florida’s scenic coast, where you can see the Atlantic Tarpon and more wildlife. The experienced guides will take you on a fishing adventure you'll never forget!
This home is next door to SeaGrass Resort restaurant and outdoor tiki bar, as well as the new, highly anticipated Marguerita Grill. Feel free to kayak, boat, or walk to these coastal restaurants for an authentic Homosassa experience!
Homosassa and Crystal River are famous for being one of the only places in the United States where you can legally swim and enjoy in-the-water manatee encounters! Head to Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park or Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge and get up close personal with these gentle, endangered creatures! Both of these parks offer pontoon boat tours to further your knowledge of the wildlife that inhabits these Florida waters.
Just 22 miles away is a unique, enchanting adventure at Weeki Wachee Springs State Park, home to the underwater mermaids! Swim or kayak in the crystal clear waters and see real live mermaids and their underwater shows.
Just a 10-minute drive away is Black Diamond golf course, aka the "#1 Golf Community in Florida." With 45 holes of Tom Fazio-designed terrain, this course is a beautiful area to hit the links and then stay for a delicious dinner with views of the stunning Quarry Course.
THE EVOLVE DIFFERENCE
Evolve Vacation Rental Network is on a mission to make vacation rental easy for guests. Every property in our network has been vetted and verified so you can book with confidence. If you have questions prior to your trip, we are happy to assist you 7 days a week. During your stay, your designated Guest Contact will be available 24/7 to help with any issues that may arise.
Key Residence Features:
- Amenities include free WiFi, 1 flat-screen cable TV, fully equipped kitchen, fully furnished upper deck with fire pit, paddle board, 2 kayaks, inflatable row boat, community boat loading ramp, and much more
- Prime Homosassa Springs location - Within walking distance to the Homosassa River, and just easy access to Homosassa Springs Wildlife Park, golf courses, restaurants and more!
- No smoking
- No pets allowed
- No events, parties or large gatherings
- Must be at least 25 years old to book
- If you're traveling with more than 6 guests, check the availability of the Evolve sister listing 'Sunshine Acre' #364274, which is 8 miles away
- Additional fees and taxes may apply
- Photo ID may be required upon check-in
- Please note top bunk bed has a weight limit of 125 lbs
- The dock is available to rent for a $35 per day fee and is within walking distance from home.