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Old Homosassa Waterfront Retreat With Dock. Quiet! No Major Boat Traffic!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Old Homosassa Waterfront Retreat With Dock. Quiet! No Major Boat Traffic!

Newly renovated 2-story river retreat with your own dock in "Old Homosassa". This is a fabulous location to relax and unwind. Short 15-20 minute boat ride to the Gulf of Mexico or to the famous Homosassa Springs. Great establishments like The Freezer, Neon Leon's, McRae's and Yardarm located just a short distance away.

The lower level has full size laundry room, a full bathroom with shower and large bedroom with two twin beds and futon. Upstairs has spacious living and dining area, a fully equipped kitchen, two bedrooms both with queen size beds, full bathroom with tub. Covered carport. Central air & heat. Brighthouse TV and high speed internet.


Owner
Tony & Pam Abraham / Billy & Kay Scharber
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 March, 2017

About Tony & Pam Abraham / Billy & Kay Scharber

We are two couples that have been lifelong friends. We raised our kids together, traveled together and bought the property next door and built a home away from home together. Only living an hour away we have enjoyed Homosassa for 30 + years and building our home here has made that so much easier.

Tony & Pam Abraham / Billy & Kay Scharber purchased this house in 2015

Why Tony & Pam Abraham / Billy & Kay Scharber chose Florida Central Gulf Coast

This is a very quiet, safe neighborhood. Since we own the property next door we knew this would be a great opportunity for us when this home came available. The deep water canal and dock are a huge plus.

What makes this house unique

Property is located on a deep water canal. Being avid boaters ourselves we know that having your own dock to pull up to after a day on the water is a huge plus. Shady backyard to relax while cleaning fish or scallops.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Homosassa in Citrus County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • Kayaking
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

Old Homosassa Waterfront Retreat With Dock. Quiet! No Major Boat Traffic!
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
5

Great old Homosassa location

  • 5 of 5

I enjoyed a month stay at this well kept, conveniently located home. The house was equipped with everything needed to make it move in ready for an extended stay. The inside was roomy and the furnishings were great. Located right on the water where we could fish, and watch manatees and even a dolphin play. I highly recommend this property.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Mike. We were happy to have you.
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5

Old Homosassa Waterfront Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Very, very pleased with the house and area of this home!!, quiet, beautiful area. I would stay here again and would recommend it to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Scott. Happy to have you stay with us.
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5

Wonderful house

  • 5 of 5

We stayed a week with our grandchildren and they each took a friend for a weeks vacation. The house plan worked out great since the older girls took the bottom level and had their own bathroom, a living area with futon and large flatscreen t.v. and twin beds.

The boys were comfortable in the large master bedroom with their own t.v. On the upper level, while my husband and I were happy in the other bedroom for our own peace and quiet. We enjoyed time together in the comfortable family room with a nice leather sectional and at the dining table with room for everyone. The sliding door off the dining room opens onto a huge screened in porch with another large table with chairs. The kitchen is well equipped with anything you need for cooking. There was plenty of fluffy towels and a washer and dryer. The kids loved fishing in the canal, visiting the zoo, the alpaca farm and scalloping. This is a great place to stay", it's very clean and comfortable. We hadn't left the house before the kids asked to come back again. The owner was very helpful and easy to work with.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Quiet place to get away.

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic house! Highly recommend staying here as the location, layout, decor, ammenities... everything is great. Thank you again for sharing your beautiful home with us.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great location- clean comfy house!

  • 5 of 5

Great location for scalloping and fishing adventures! The house is comfortable and clean. The kitchen is equipped with everything you need to make home cooked meals or cook your catch. The owners were prompt in answering any questions and supplied all the information we needed to enjoy our stay. We had a blast and are looking forward to coming back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect location and for our family of 5!!

  • 5 of 5

Loved the layout. Beds are comfy and rooms are very spacious with lovely decor. Would be perfect for two families. The first floor bedroom is huge with beds for 4 and floor space for many more air mattresses...read kid's area here!! Bathroom downstairs as well. Upstairs are two bedrooms for grown ups which share a large bathroom.

Our only disappointment was the upstairs enclosed porch. With no ceiling fan or air vents it was nearly impossible to make it comfortable enough to actually use. And we're from Orlando so hot, humid summer days are nothing new. Even with the windows open. It just didn't get enough ventilation. In the cooler months it may be a nice option. However the lower, covered but open deck with a ceiling fan was wonderful!!

The kitchen was a great size and well appointed.

The location was just close enough to McCrae's and Riverside that they were very easily accessible. One could easily ride their bikes here...good food options, GREAT adult beverage options, fun place! And just far enough away that we weren't always caught in the middle of the constant hustle and bustle there.

Overall we had a wonderful stay and would absolutely select this location again!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Homosassa, Florida

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
 
Scallop Season
24 Jun 2017 - 25 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£680
for 4 nights
From
£155
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£459
for 3 nights
From
£133
£990
£2,719
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £60
Refundable Damage Deposit £160
Cleaning Fee £60
Tax Rate 11.0%

$200.00 (US Dollars) damage deposit is due at time of booking and will be refunded within 14 days after departure. We will allow pets but please refrain from allowing them on the furniture or beds. Charges will be made to security deposit for any damages or excessive clean. Refund will made within 30 days of vacating. Full rental payment is required prior to move in. Request for more than 1 month is available also depending on availability.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Car: recommended

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