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Waterfront Manatee House

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
15 guests
3 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Sitting on the backwaters of the Gulf of Mexico, with an absolutely gorgeous backyard view of Dixie Bay and St. Martin's Marsh Aquatic Preserve, is our Pet Friendly, 3 bedroom, 11 bed, 2 bath, (BUT with automatic hot water), 2,000 square foot waterfront ranch in Crystal River, Florida. Twin Beds can be converted to King with conversion kit. Let us know before you arrive if you want a bed or two, sit up as King. There is also a day bed in the living room and a pull out couch. We are only minutes away from the beach or boat launch that takes you to Kings Bay or the Gulf, so bring your boat. Depending on size it may be parked in the driveway. There are also two local marinas. For the adventurous, some boats can be driven to the homes sea wall. Shallow water, especially at low tides makes for...Sitting on the backwaters of the Gulf of Mexico, with an absolutely gorgeous backyard view of Dixie Bay and St. Martin's Marsh Aquatic Preserve, is our Pet Friendly, 3 bedroom, 11 bed, 2 bath, (BUT with automatic hot water), 2,000 square foot waterfront ranch in Crystal River, Florida. Twin Beds can be converted to King with conversion kit. Let us know before you arrive if you want a bed or two, sit up as King. There is also a day bed in the living room and a pull out couch. We are only minutes away from the beach or boat launch that takes you to Kings Bay or the Gulf, so bring your boat. Depending on size it may be parked in the driveway. There are also two local marinas. For the adventurous, some boats can be driven to the homes sea wall. Shallow water, especially at low tides makes for a tricky route, but it is very beautiful. inquire with Captain Traci if interested in learning the local backwaters. Manatee House boasts spectacular sunrises, sunsets, and a serene pastoral setting throughout the day. Amenities include wireless internet access, large heated in ground pool, fully equipped kitchen and laundry room. Plenty of towels, as well as linens, blankets and pillows and a couple days supply of paper products to help ensure everyones comfort. Additional costs are the 11% tax, $50 minor accidental damage insurance, $125 cleaning fee and $75 per stay per dog. In conjunction with Captain Traci Wood, we offer custom vacation packages as well, and we will gladly help you and your family/friends make the most of your visit to Crystal River, in the heart of Florida's Nature Coast. Capt. Traci will happily take you to swim with the manatees, look for dolphins or on a sunset cruise. She will also help you plan any other activity available in the area. During your stay, make sure you visit Capt. Traci and 'Do Something Real Today'!!More
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About the Owner
Dan/Diana M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2009
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

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Date of stay: August 2017
Reviewed 25 July 2017

House is in a beautiful location. Nice quiet neighborhood on the canal, with a large nice pool. Rooms were brightly painted and clean. We had a wonderful time and would definitely recommend this house for large groups. House was equipped with pretty much everything.

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank Nomad691239
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

A girls' trip for a bucket list adventure was to swim with a manatee. Of course, the Manatee House was at the top of the list that caught our eye. With the great prices, wonderful reviews, and everything that fit our needs....we had to check...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank JsPrince
Management response:Responded 11 June 2017

It was great to meet all of you and we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had a great week with all of my extended family at the manatee house....the house was great for a large family....lots of space, beautiful view of the water and a fabulous heated pool....we were very comfortable there. Plan to go again.....and the owners were...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank jonathanwj
Management response:Responded 21 April 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review and we look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

My three Brothers and I rented the Manatee house in search of a family getaway for all. We had no complaints. Future renters note the odd bedroom arrangement makes the place very hospitable for large groups, albeit not affording much privacy. All in all our...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank Nathangreybaldwin
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Air Conditioning
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
Books
Ceiling Fans
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Linens Provided
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Microwave
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Patio
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Manatee House is located in a quiet neighborhood with abundant wildlife and views. There is a beach about 3 miles away, and restaurants, grocery shopping and souvenir shopping close by. The house has plenty of parking in the driveway.
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