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Escape to The MERMAID HOUSE on Goose Cove

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq ft
Property type house


About the property

The Mermaid House is a comfortable getaway for up to six people.

The Mermaid House is a 2 bedroom 2 bath home that sleeps 6. King bed in Master, 2 twins in guest room (with private entrance) and a trundle bed off living room. Comfortable furnishings offer space to relax while enjoying the beautiful Gulf front views. Washer and dryer, dishwasher, wifi and fireplace make this a relaxing getaway retreat. Ther is a charcoal grill available. Dock area in back on canal. Two night minimum.

Property Manager
Lori Schleede
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
24 June, 2018

About Lori Schleede

Current owners are allowing a local property manager to handle rental arrangements for clients.

Lori Schleede purchased this house in 2016

Why Lori Schleede chose Cedar Key

Location, location, location. Palmetto Drive is a friendly street with snowbirds and other vacation rentals. The Gulf front view offers a relaxing location. With the canal in the back, guests can launch their kayaks and explore the canal and gulf waters at high tide.

What makes this house unique

The access to pristine, unspoiled waterways attracted us to this area. Less than a mile from downtown, it is an easy walk, bike or golf cart ride.


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

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • city centre ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • rural ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Guest room with private entrance.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Escape to The MERMAID HOUSE on Goose Cove
average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews

Relaxing on the Gulf of Mexico

  • 5 of 5

A very comfortable house with great views in a quiet neighborhood. Well equipped home complete with friendly neighbors. We would definitely stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for letting us know that your stay was pleasant and that you would considering staying again. We appreciate you taking the time to write your review. Look forward to hearing from you in the future.
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Bluffton, SC

Great (again)!

  • 5 of 5

Second stay at property and we look forward to staying again. Thank you!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Great little house located just a few minutes from everything. Very quiet and relaxing

  • Review Submitted: 12-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad that your stay at The Mermaid House was enjoyable and hope that you will come again.
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Bluffton, SC

Great property!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you - great communication - great stay. Wonderful property for our family. We look forward to booking again.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great time at the Mermaid House

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at the Mermaid House. Great view, the neighbors were nice. Quiet location. Would stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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April at The Mermaid House, Cedar Key, FL

  • 5 of 5

Our group of ladies thoroughly enjoyed our long weekend at the Mermaid House. The neighbors were friendly, helped us find our two golf carts for the weekend, and we went all over Cedar Key to eat, shop, take a sunset cruise, and just explore. It was an awesome weekend, perfect weather, and we are looking forward to returning. Thank you so much!

  • Review Submitted: 04-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
0.5 Miles
George T Lewis
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Brian's Big Deck
Nearest Golf
35 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
SR 24
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Car: not necessary

Cedar Key is located on Florida's Nature Coast. It is surrounded by tens of thousands of acres of prestine wilderness. Truly a nature lovers dream. State Parks and Archeoligical sites and a quaint downtown reminisent of old Florida exist at the end of SR 24. A well stocked market, award winning restaurants and bars are all within walking distance, or a short ride by golf cart (available for rent in town). Experienced charter captains offer excellent fishing along with airboat and island tours are readily available.

The Mermaid House is a comfortable, beautifully decorated Gulf Front home with water access and a dock on the back canal. The open floor plan offers the opportunity to prepare meals while socializing with guests and enjoying the view of the Gulf. A cozy, wood burning fireplace for the cool winter evenings chases the chills away after a day of back country fishing. There is an outside shower along with guest quarters and a full bath (available for an additional charge). The summer season offers scalloping in the local waters. This 2 bedroom, two bath home is comforatble for snowbirds who may have guests, or anyone looking for a getaway.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Cedar Key, Florida

Rental Basis:
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1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

cleaning fee £94.21

Rates listed are for 4 people. $20 per persom, per night apply to booking over 4 people. Cleaning fee subject to change based upon number of people in party. No money is accepted until you arrive in the form of cash, check or credit card.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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