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Luxury Lakefront Cabin - The Kingfish Cabin

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 3 - 30 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome


About the property

Luxury lake front cabin nestled on the shore of Lake Rousseau.

The Space

The Kingfish Cabin is a uniquely styled custom cabin directly on Lake Rousseau with all the amenities of any fine vacation stay. Newly remodeled to include a beautiful Florida room surrounded by windows with custom blinds to open and view the breath taking sunset or close for your privacy.

This 3 bedroom, 1 bath cottage features all new fixtures and finishing touches. All towels, bedding, AC/heat, kitchen appliances: coffee pot, microwave, dishes provided, fridge, and stove. Washer/dryer also (website hidden)'s with cable and internet provided. You may also cook on the charcoal grill included with your stay.

This beautiful 1 acre lot rests right on the back of the lake. There is a small boat ramp and dock right out front. Perfect for a john boat. Kayaks are available for rent at the neighboring fish camp.

Guest Access

Guests have access to all amenities, kitchenware, appliances, washer dryer, boat ramp, boat dock, lake, 1 acre lot, Florida Room.

Interaction with Guests

The property owner is just a few miles away for any assistance you may need.

The Neighborhood

This unique cabin is located at the end of a loop that boarders a fishing campground. Very quiet and gentle neighborhood. Located right next to a fishing camp with small convenience and bait store, canoe rental. Centrally located between Crystal River, Inglis, and Dunnellon.

Other Things to Note

The most amazing lake front on the river. Immaculate sunsets and beautiful wildlife.

House Rules

We ask that all guest take very good care of this very special get away. For this reason we ask that there be no animals or smoking inside the cabin.

More Details

Roman Northcut
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 March, 2017

About Roman Northcut

I enjoyed a wonderful childhood in this cabin full of exciting adventures on the lake, nearby rivers, and the Gulf. Currently, I am a partner in an interior design company. I love getting out to new places, the outdoors and water. Lakes and beaches are the best. I read a lot and enjoy hosting friends and new friends. My motto is do for others what you want to receive yourself :)

Roman Northcut purchased this cabin in 1981

Why Roman Northcut chose Florida Central Gulf Coast

This property has been in my family for decades. Its such a beautiful and unique location with some of the best views on the lake. Recently we remodeled it to include a beautiful Florida room with lined with windows making a very relaxing place to sit and watch the lake. Lake Rousseau is also know as one of Florida's most rich fishing secrets. Quiet and tucked away from most travellers, the lake stays full of fresh water fish. For salt water and gulf fishing, only a couple miles away is a boat ramp into a large canal leading directly out to the gulf.

What makes this cabin unique

Beautifully remodeled to blend that "Dad's Fishing Hole" feel with the modern comforts of today, the Kingfish is a beautiful and relaxing get away. Away from it all, yet close to Crystal River, gives it the best of both worlds.


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

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lakefront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Newly Remodeled with All New Fixtures
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , With Plush Comfortable Queen Size Mattress
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , With Ultra-Comfy Cool Body Tempur-pedic Double Size Mattress
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , With Ultra-Comfy Cool Body Tempur-pedic Twin Size Mattresses
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

Luxury Lakefront Cabin - The Kingfish Cabin
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews
Clermont, Florida

Clean, quiet and relaxing place

  • 5 of 5

Cabin was well stocked, clean and very quiet. The view from cabin was very tranquil and peaceful. Would love for the place to have a nice fire pit! Excellent place though and look forward to visiting again in future

  • Review Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Columbia, SC

Tranquility meets Nature

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely place to spend some quality time with Mother Nature! The cabin is in an RV park, but fenced off from three sides, so very private. Apparently it's been owned by the same family for decades, so lots of cool history in the pictures and books that line the walls and tables of this cozy place. There is a nice big, green grassy yard that leads directly up to the lake front complete with beautiful Spanish moss draped trees. I spent every night out in the yard watching cranes, pelicans, egrets and even a few herons parade around the water and into the gorgeous sunsets... I even witnessed a white egret fly down to the waterfront dock and walk right past me, not three feet from my chair! She must be a regular here, as she was not afraid of me in the slightest. The cabin itself was comfortable and well appointed. The outside temps ranged from uber warm to quite cold during my stay, yet I had no issues with the air or heat working properly....big plus in my book :) Really enjoyed the close proximity to so many of the natural springs to see the manatees, kayaking down the rivers and there's a beach within a 15 minute drive! Great for seeing the small towns or the larger cities, all within 10-30 minute drive....so nice to be "away" from the hustle and bustle, yet so close at the same time. Will definitely keep on my "list" of places to return to! Thanks Roman for all your hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean and peaceful

  • 4 of 5

The cabin was clean, the area was quiet, and all necessary items were furnished. I received a great deal of helpful assistance from the owner.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Just stayed 4 nights in this lovely cabin. It was so comfortable and was decorated very professionally. The cabin is very clean and well maintained. We enjoyed fishing from the bank right on the property. It was a little windy while we were there, but we did get to put our jon boat in the water one day to go fishing. Has a place to put a small boat in the water and a dock right there also. The views from the Florida room were spectacular. If you love the water, love to fish and just want to get away for a few days, this is the place!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cabin cozy

  • 5 of 5

Spent 3 days at the cabin,very clean and roomy. Right on lake,fishing was great off dock. Only drawback to lake is its not boater friendly. Stay in the marked channel,loads of underwater stumps be careful. Great for canoe or kajak though. Would stay again even if I have to take pontoon boat to other waterways.Enjoyed the atmosphere and the local wildlife was great,eagles,osprey,turtles,squirrels and neighbors are very friendly.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Already Planning our Next Visit!

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderfully decorated and superbly situated "getaway" cabin with Lake Rousseau steps from the front door. There are neighbors but you would never know they were there unless you need to ask for some expert advice on getting around the area and then they are very gracious in accommodating. It is approximately 20 minutes from shopping, restaurants, and area attractions such as Rainbow Springs State Park and the antique shops of Crystal River and Dunellon. You can fish from the dock on the property or use the adjacent ramp to launch your jon boat, canoe or kayak. My wife, 13 year old son and 16 year old daughter and her friend spent four nights at the King Fish and we all agreed that it was one of the cleanest and well appointed places we have rented. The kitchen is complete with modern and well maintained appliances and there is an attached laundry room with adequate space for your bicycles and water toys. The Florida Room with its three walls of windows offers you spectacular views of the sunrises and sunsets over the lake. It will not be long before we return to the King Fish for another relaxing vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so pleased to hear that you were not only able to enjoy the view and the cabin, but you were able to visit and enjoy the area around. The neighbors are so helpful and friendly. Thank you for taking such great care of our home. It is such a pleasure to have guests like you and your family. Looking forward to welcoming you again and again!
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The Kingfish cabin is located just minutes from Crystal River where you may find boutique shopping, movie theater, glass bottom boat tours, manatee watching, diving and dive shops, fresh and salt water fishing, sight seeing, and delicious waterside restaurants.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cabin in Crystal River, 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
Winter 2
1 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
1 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
26 May 2017 - 29 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
July 4th Weekend
30 Jun 2017 - 4 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Summer 2
5 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Labor Day
1 Sep 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
Fall 2016
5 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £52
Refundable Damage Deposit £160

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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