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A PIECE OF PARADISE - MANATEE PLAYGROUND

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type hotel suites
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, 8 Sleeps

WATERVIEW FROM EVERY ROOM.

Beautifully furnished 2 story home located on 2 canals, 5 houses away from Weeki Wachee River. Swim from the dock or swim in the pool. Fish or crab from the dock.

3br/3bath home with boat dock, pool table, pool, 8 kayaks available, outside gas grill. Free wi-fi and cable.

10 Minute kayak ride to Rogers Park. 15-20 minute Boat Idle to gulf.

10 minute car ride to Buckaneer Bay.


Owner
Meg Templeton
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2018

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday hotel suites in Weeki Wachee Gardens in Hernando County

Property Type:
  • hotel suites
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • water tubing
Notes:
Piece of paradise. Minutes away from numerous restaurants and shopping. However, the surrounding area of the house is quiet, peaceful, and with very little boating traffic. 1 hour away from Orlando and Tampa. 45 minutes away from Tarpon Springs. 10 minutes from Buckaneer Bay and Weeki Wachee Springs - HOME OF THE MERMAIDS

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

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A PIECE OF PARADISE - MANATEE PLAYGROUND
average rating of 4.5925927 based on 27 reviews
Grand Rapids, Mi
5

Great location and property

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Meg’s place. Easy kayak ride to the Weeki Wachee river and right near hospital hole. We caught crabs for dinner, swam in the pool, kayaked the river and saw some manatees. My 10 yo even got to pet a manatee when a group of three came right up to the dock. The house is super comfortable and clean. It had literally everything we needed. The kayaks were in fantastic condition and the pool was a huge plus. My kids loved the game room. We loved the screened porch. They didn’t catch any fish at the house - maybe they weren’t biting? But loved their fishing charter with Captain Keith of Bulldog Fishing Charters.

Thanks for sharing your place with us, Meg!

  • Review Submitted: 07-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So Glad you all had such a wonderful time. Y'all come back!
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Tampa , FL
5

Absolutely superior property and location!

  • 5 of 5

This home has many more amenities and better location than most of the available homes on the water. On a nice wide channel off the main river just enough to be private, yet very accessible for paddle boarding and kayaking.

The pool was a welcome surprise for cooling off in between activities, yard is very well landscaped, even has timed lighting for extra outdoor ambiance.

The owner is very good at communication and the home was completely ready when we arrived. We intend to return for another excellent experience in the near future!!

  • Review Submitted: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Crystal River, Florida
5

Great place to stay, especially with a large family. Meg was terrific to deal with.

  • 5 of 5

Have a fun family experience in this roomy home. Manatees come by daily. Caught a 5 pound large mouth bass right at the dock.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
5

Super house, great location for families & friends

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd year vacationing at Meg's house. And yes, you really can swim with Manatee's as we did several times. We have already re-booked for 2018. My only wish is that I could magically add 2 more bedrooms to the existing 3 so we could have more friends and family to stay with us and enjoy the Weeki Wachee! See my review from 2/17/2016 for all the other accolades regarding the house and activities. Can't wait for 2018!

  • Review Submitted: 03-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very disappointed

  • 1 of 5

Will not be returning. Due to unwarranted holding of partial deposit.

Renters beware.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Everything and More!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 adults and 4 children had the best five days at Weeki Wachee and Rental 911060. The home was spacious, the AC worked great, the beds were comfortable, and being on the corner lot with a pool to boot was just perfect for our four grandchildren. They stayed in the water, whether it was the Gulf (scalloping), the canal (fishing and swimming) and the pool (just having fun) and took fun to the MAX! The Master Suite was so large and spacious and the walk-in shower was so wonderful. The downstairs playroom with pool table kept the kids occupied in the early morning hours while us adults were getting our beauty sleep. We also loved the stone dragons that would spew canal water on either side of the on-site boat ramp. The kids and visitors just loved those! We honestly couldn't ask for a better vacation home. We plan on coming back next year!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Beach
5 Miles
rogers park
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Swim with manatees.

* Buccaneer Bay.

* Mermaid show.

* Bare Bones Restaurant.

* Swim in natural Florida springs.

Top Thing to do in Budget:.....

Top Thing to do in Family:.....

Kayaks available.

Buckaneer Bay - Home of the Mermaids

Access to Weeki Wachee Springs and the Gulf.

Short kayak ride to beach area.

Swim with the manatees in the backyard.

Dock the boat in the backyard.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday hotel suites in Weeki Wachee Gardens, USA

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
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£346
for 1 night
From
£252
£1,271
£3,456
 

Additional pricing information

CLEANING FEE £56.53
Refundable Damage Deposit £188.42
Pet Fee £56.53
Kayaks - $40 REFUNDABLE £37.68

Nightly Rate: $300 -350

Weekly Rate: $1400 - 1600

Monthly Rate: $4000 - 45000


Prices as described. SEASON AND HOLIDAYS ARE AT THE MAXIMUM RATE. A $250 refundable deposit is also required. Available are 9 kayaks. 7 single/1 tandem/1 youth. which also require a $50 deposit for each kayak, ($40 REFUNDABLE- $10 RENTAL/EQUIP. $75 additional pet fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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