Our properties are both just north of the Chassahowitska National Wildlife Refuge which was established primarily to protect waterfowl habitat and is home to over 250 species of birds. The sounds and sightings are spectacular.


The homes are lovely, well decorated and sparkling clean! The area is safe and a popular vacation destination for visitors from far and near.  It is popular for Winter SnowBirds and Floridian Scallop seekers during the ever popular Florida Scallop Season.

This Vacation Destination is 65 minutes from Tampa and Busch Gardens and 1 hour and a half from Orlando, Disney World, SeaWorld and Universal Studios. Clearwater and its beautiful beaches and Aquarium , the home of “Winter” star of “Dolphin Tales' are an hour drive from the house. Sandy white beaches are located in Chrystal River, a 15 minute drive or 25 minutes south to Pine Island.

Enjoy all the activities Florida has to offer in a short ride. This area is remote enough to take you away but close enough to major grocery chains & fabulous restaurants. At local establishments like the Riverside Crabhouse, Neon Leon's, MacRae's, the Old Mill Tavern and others, you will definitely experience true American small town friendliness teaming with local color. There are numerous quality golf courses within a short driving distance and many Florida Birding Trails.

The sunsets are glorious.  Each house has a BBQ and a screened-in outside dining area with chairs and table. There is cable TV, phones and WIFI internet. The kitchen has all needed appliances, dishes and utensils. The utility room has a washer and dryer. All linen and towels  are provided.

Bring you own boat or use one of the many professional fishing guides to take you for a fun filled day of catching redfish, trout, snook, grouper as well as many other of the gulf coast sport fish. Fish right off the dock! Boat and Pontoon rentals are available in Old Homosassa for an exciting adventure on the River or Gulf. There are boat rentals just minutes from the house or go for a thrilling airboat ride. Each house has an assortment of different amenities.

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