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Ultimate Luxury Waterfront Home on the Homosassa River

People12
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom, 3 bathroom home on the River

You can't miss this spectacular waterfront masterpiece! This 4,000 square foot home is located on a peninsula at the confluence of Price's Creek and the Homosassa River. The property has over 250' of seawall and a side canal with a new 50' boat dock and 5,000-lb. boat lift. The home is a fully-remodeled design showpiece with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the water. The open floor plan includes a top-of-the-line kitchen with fabulous water views. You can choose to relax on the lovely, large covered deck, and watching manatees and dolphins swim right in front of the house. Or you can take advantage of the many outdoor adventures available in the Nature Coast of Florida: airboating, kayaking, swimming with manatees, snorkeling in the springs, fishing year-round and scalloping in the summer. Bring your boat(s) and fishing poles! Homosassa is located 45 minutes from Tampa and 90 minutes from Orlando. There are fun waterfront restaurants that cater to boaters as well as grocery stores nearby. And if you love golf, see our newest VRBO listing 889416!

More Details

Owner
Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
11 December, 2017

About Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell

We are Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell. We live in Weston, CT and have been exploring various parts of Florida that we could eventually call home. When we visited Homosassa in the Winter of 2014 we instantly fell in love with the Nature Coast, the village of Homosassa, and the people that live here. We were fortunate enough buy a little piece of paradise and intend on keeping up the tradition of sharing this wonderful home with folks who want to experience old Florida.

Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell purchased this house in 2014

Why Kathy Koslow and Peter VanDell chose Riverhaven Village

The moment we walked into this house, we fell in love with its location and stunning views. Our house is wonderful for quiet weekends as well as large family scalloping trips and reunion celebrations. We hope you enjoy it as much as we do.

What makes this house unique

The house's location is spectacular. It sits at the confluence of Price's Creek and the Homosassa River. The land across Price's Creek is a nature preserve with no buildings, so the views from the house are of stunning old Florida nature. Manatees, fish, birds, dolphin play right off the house's seawall. We spend hours sitting on the deck, drinking coffee/wine, and watching the boats go by. The house is a luxurious, peaceful escape.

Location

Nearest Airport
74 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
Within
Nearest Motorway
35 Miles
I-75 at the Wildwood exit
Car: necessary

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Riverhaven Village in Homosassa

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Second Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Downstairs Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Newly renovated and gorgeous
  • All bathrooms are newly remodeled and lovely.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Upstairs
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Double Bed , Upstairs
    Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Upstairs
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Murphy Bed , Downstairs
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

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average rating of 5.0 based on 53 reviews
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5

Awesome setting

  • 5 of 5

The house was beautiful with awesome views of the river. It had plenty of room for the 10 of us to enjoy a rainy Thanksgiving day without getting in each others way. The large upper level porch and enclosed garage area was great to sit and relax. We docked our boat at the house and made daily runs down the river toward the gulf and up the river to several restraunts and bars. Trip to see Monkey Island and to the spring to see the manatees was great.The house has everything and we'll definitely come back again.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Luxurious oasis

  • 5 of 5

Perfect for a family gathering. The property is beautiful; especially the moment you walk in to the massive great room with wide wall of windows framing a view over the rivers as wide as you can see, with barely another house in view. The house was extremely well kept and nicely designed with large rooms and luxury bathrooms, and was well stocked with supplies for cooking and everything else. We used the kayaks, the grill, the deck and loved it all. Highly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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GREAT House!

  • 5 of 5

Really nice home - well-appointed and well-stocked.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautifully decorated vacation retreat on the water. Our family of 3 generations had space to enjoy

  • 5 of 5

Immaculate,, kitchen well appointed, dolphins playing in front of the deck every day. Owner made certain our needs for s baby were ready upon arrival. Perfect for several families with room to spare.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect as always!!

  • 5 of 5

This home has become our annual family and friends vacation spot... the owners are wonderful!! We love hosting dinner parties there after a long day on the water scalloping. The views are incredible, coffee in the morning to watching the boats coming home in the afternoons. This home has everything you could wish for and more!!

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Extremly clean and very well decorated. Very comfortable and roomy for the 8 people we had.

  • 5 of 5

The kitchen was equipped with everything we could need. Thought we would miss having a pool but the kayaks made up for that for the kids. There is nothing more peaceful then enjoying coffee on the balcony and watching all the boats come and go to the channel. Great scalloping.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Riverhaven Village, Florida Central Gulf Coast

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Christmas 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,646
for 7 nights
£2,646
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Scallop Season 2018
29 Jun 2018 - 21 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£2,646
for 7 nights
£2,646
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving 2018
16 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,646
for 7 nights
£2,646
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 2 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£2,646
for 7 nights
£2,646
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,146
for 3 nights
From
£333
£2,229
£7,230
 
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £131.39 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £225.24
Tax Rate 11.0%

50% of house rental due at time of booking. Balance of payment due 21 days prior to arrival. If paying by personal check, please make check out to Dolphin Court LLC.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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