HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance +44 (0) 800 917 5992

Waterfront, Heated Pool, Internet, Pontoon boat & kayaks. Monthly Stay Discount

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,600 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 6

This luxury, waterfront home is located in New Port Richey in a quiet Gulf Side community. You are sure to relax in this beautiful home with waterfront view while listening to music and enjoying your favorite beverage. The water-view from the screened-in lanai or from the new dock is of a wide canal that leads into the Gulf of Mexico. The 2 benches on the floating dock are great for relaxing or fishing. The 22 ft. pontoon boat is sure to make your vacation a memorable one. Two new very stable kayaks are now provided for your enjoyment. All provided to use at your own risk. Flotation devices provided are on the pontoon and should be on the kayaks at all times as this is law. Keep an eye out for dolphins, sea turtles, manatees and beautiful fish that sometimes appear in this canal. Take the pontoon boat out to the nearby sandbar for a fun day of swimming in the ocean, picnicking and shelling. Be sure to pack your snorkeling gear to enjoy the beautiful sea life. This home features a newly renovated private heated screened in-ground pool. There have been recent updates inside, such as new ceramic tiles throughout, new Fridge and Stove. The Master bedroom has a King size bed with a large closet and en-suite with a walk-in shower. The second bedroom has a Queen Size bed, flat-screen TV and a comfy chair. In the third bedroom/den you will find a new memory foam mattress on the Queen Size pull-out sofa bed also with a flat screen TV. The living room also has a flat-screen TV, some DVD movies, a game system and some games in a basket. This home has a fully equipped kitchen with a new Fridge and Stove, a Keurig coffee maker. There is a gas BBQ grill out in the backyard garden. You can pack lightly as there is a laundry room with a new washing machine, dryer and drying racks. Towels, beach towels and linens are all provided. Enjoy the serenity of this home, surrounded by beautiful gardens making you feel like you are in a completely secluded area.

This vacation home is centrally located and situated about 35 minutes from Clearwater Beach, Tampa International Airport & Bush Gardens. Be sure to visit the historical Tarpon Springs Sponge Docks which are only minutes away on the Anclote River. There, you can take a sponge diver boat tour or a dolphin tour. Take part in sampling some of the best Greek cuisine and night life. There is lots of great shopping in Tarpon Springs and also nearby in New Port Richey. Some of the favorites that are very close is Bells Outlet, others a bit further are the Burlington Coat Factory, and the Gulf View Mall.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
28 June, 2017

About The Owner

We are a Canadian family of 4 from Ontario that has been enjoying going to Florida every year since our 2 boys were toddlers. We are very proud of this beautiful home and hope that you will enjoy it as much as we do! We love the water and therefore fell in love with this home as soon as we set our eyes on it. My wife also speaks French.

The Owner purchased this house in 2012

Why The Owner chose New Port Richey

The warm Gulf-side weather in New Port Richey makes this area very desirable. We loved this area so much that we decided to purchase a home here, that we could enjoy throughout the year on school holidays. This property being on the water made it extremely attractive to us. The area has everything that we wanted, such as being on the water with access to the Gulf, near golfing, great shopping, and close to all the attractions.

What makes this house unique

Newly renovated heated screened-in pool, and a lanai. With a beautiful view of the large canal water. New stationary and floating docks with 2 benches to relax on or fish from. A 22ft.pontoon boat on a canal leading to the Gulf of Mexico. Now with ceramic tiles throughout. Fully equipped kitchen & gas BBQ grill. Beautiful gardens on property.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Had a wonderful time and enjoyed every inch of your beautiful home. We have stayed in several other Gulf Harbors homes but never in the Woodlands.We visited Tarpon twice for lunch and also went o Homassa and Vlearwater to see Winter the dolphin. We had a. Pontoon birthday party for several of our fiends who live in various parts of Florida and the old ladies actually all jumped in the pool. I can think of nothing that we needed and the house was very clean.
Feb 2013
  • 1 of 1

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Woodlands in New Port Richey

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • near the sea ...
  • waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , New Queen sofa bed
    Living room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Queen sofa-bed
  • 2 Queen size sofa beds in total (one in the 3rd bedroom and one in the Living room)
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda ...
  • Conservatory
  • Wood Decking
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Beautiful home with new dock and 22 ft pontoon boat. Free Long Distance. Waterfront canal that leads to the Gulf of Mexico. Ask for Details. Heated, screened in-ground pool and screened lanai. Beautiful garden and palm trees on property, Central air/heating with ceiling fans in all 3 bedrooms, Living room & Lanai.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

66% Complete
33% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Waterfront, Heated Pool, Internet, Pontoon boat & kayaks. Monthly Stay Discount
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 19 reviews
Taylorsville, Ga
4

Everything was great with the property.

  • 4 of 5

The only problem was the pool did not stay at a steady 85 degrees with all the rain we had.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Avon Ohio
5

Wonderful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second visit to this home. It couldn't have been more welcoming. Everything was immaculate. This time my husband and I stayed by ourselves here, maybe a bit large for two but our children paid for our stay as an anniversary gift. The weather was perfect. The boat was so fun. We love to fish and we caught many shark this year. Love to BBQ them.

Mickey was as helpful as usual! Great guy. We have been renting in this area for nearly 20 years now and always enjoy it, this home is exceptional.

If I could make one suggestion,,,,updating the lighting in the master BR is much needed. Those lamps drove me crazy! 😬?�. I guess I had to find I I I I I Guess I had to find something not perfect. Thank you, Dave !

Greg and Joyce Manning

  • Review Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
4

Had a great stay! Exactly as pictured. Still updating. No complaints, clean, quiet.

  • 4 of 5

I would have given a 4.5 star but there was no option. Had a relaxing vacation with spouse and 2 daughters, 4 and 12. As we already planned not to visit major theme parks again this year, it was a good pick.

With different ages, the pool was a hit! We always go for the pool options though.

Short drive to Tarpon Springs. Visiting the sponge docks is fun.

The boat was also fun. Travelling down the channel was easy to reach the gulf. About 25 mins. Once familiar, it was a breeze. Easy fishing in the gulf. Saw dolphins, picked up shells on the sand bar, had a manatee swim out from under the boat while docked in the channel at the house. Wow! What a great time!

There is a beach within 3-4 miles down the back road to avoid traffic. Pay $2 to park. Or you can drive the boat out to the sand bar!

There are kayaks but we didn't get a chance to use them.

House has everything you need. Private enough, nice quiet neighborhood.

House is still being remodelled or at least the bathrooms and parts of the kitchen are still in progress. It was clean and functional. Everything as pictured. No complaints. Grocery store at the corner about 1 mile. Traffic lights take forever in the area! Ha!

My 12 Yr old is usually the most picky and she only complained of the heat outside! She also gave it a 4.5 star.

Even she would return again and recommend to a friend!

If we plan to travel to the area again we would definitely consider a second stay.

Making memories.........

  • Review Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

A Florida House That Has It All

  • 5 of 5

We are new to this area of Florida, and found many great beaches, parks, and places to visit. Plus there are so many great restaurants that we couldn't visit them all in one month! The house is well laid out, and has a lovely heated pool and lanai. The weather was windy almost every day, which limited our use of the pontoon boat, but when we were able to go out it was great for wildlife viewing. There is ample relaxing space both inside and outside on this property. A terrific place for a vacation!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Relaxing & Fun

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this home for the month of Feb. 2017. The house will have everything you need to enjoy your vacation. The location is in a very up scale neighborhood a short distance from all the local stores you have back home. We took out the boat on several days and almost always saw daulphins swimming in the canals. The home is even nicer & larger then the photos show. There are plenty of great nearby restaurants and small towns to explore. Steve & Maddy , Ma.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
5

Great vacation stay

  • 5 of 5

This was our third stay at this property. The property was very clean and well maintained and there were many improvements made since last year. We especially enjoyed the new double rocker/recliners in the living room and as always, we spent lots of time in the boat. The heated clear water pool was great!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
4 0

Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Tampa
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Springer Gulf Harbors Golf
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Cracker Barrel, Italian, Chinese, and much more
Car: recommended

Other Activities:

boating

health/beauty spa

kayaking

miniature golf

shelling

shopping

wildlife viewing

Photos

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Woodlands, Tampa Bay

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer 2017
3 Jun 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,432
for 7 nights
£1,432
 
 
CHRISTMAS
16 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,432
for 7 nights
£1,432
 
 
Winter 2018
1 Jan 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,432
for 7 nights
£1,432
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,264
for 7 nights
£1,264
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £386.51
Cleaning £77.3 + Tax
Tax Rate 9.0%

***35% OFF for Monthly Rentals***

***20% OFF for 2 Weeks or More Rentals***

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
Enquire Now
Available
Unavailable

You might like these similar holiday rentals