Beautiful Port Richey Florida on the Gulf of Mexico--Come stay with us in this newly renovated 3 Bedroom 3 Bath waterfront/canal home. Its location is perfect for anyone wanting to experience all that Gulf Coast Living has to offer. Many of Florida’s main attractions are conveniently located in your own back yard: Inshore flats fishing, off shore fishing, scuba diving, white sand beaches, the turquoise Gulf waters, wild life of all kinds including dolphins, manatees, fish, ibis, pelicans, cranes, geckos as well as the area’s famed graceful sea tortoises (don’t be surprised if you see a few of the aforementioned creatures right on the dock or in the canal out back!)
Of course, if you have kids with you they’ll want to visit nearby Busch Gardens, Lego Land, The Florida Aquarium and let’s not forget Adventure Island!
When you’re not out and about enjoying the Florida great outdoors, there’s plenty of peaceful “down time” available to you back at the house via a hot, soothing bath in the large Jacuzzi tub, great meal you can cook in the modern kitchen, movies you could watch on one of the 5 flat screens in the house-- HD TV as well as high speed wireless internet.
Just up the street is a scuba diving school and a short drive away are PLENTY of stores for those of you who feel a little “shopping therapy” is in order. Whichever way you look at it, this home is perfect for the famed “Florida Vacation Experience” as it has Gulf access, it’s in a great neighborhood with down to earth but water-lovin’ people.
SHOPPING / DINING etc.: All conveniences are with-in 5-10 min drive (grocery, restaurants, fast food, banks / ATM, petrol, liquor outlets, hairdressing / spa, gym with DROPIN / weekly card, shopping centers, car hire etc). The Gulf View is only Mall 10 minutes away and Macy's is only 20 minutes away. There are quiet roads with sidewalks so you can walk or cycle to shops or pubs, but having a car is still very convenient.
OUTLET: Nearest Outlet / Factory Outlet with "all" the famous brands can now be found in the newly opened Tampa Premium Outlets Mall-- one 40 minute turn eastward and you are there (90 stores,
ATTRACTIONS: Disney World / Sea World / Epcot and Universal Studios are located in Orlando—less than a two hour drive from Gulf Harbor. A little detour on the road is Lego Land Florida. A favorite for both young and old is the fantastic amusement and animal park Busch Gardens, which is 50 minutes from the house.
FINE PLACES TO VISIT: Tarpon Springs 20 min. distance; Greek village known natural sponge, galleries, restaurant scene; deep sea Clearwater Beach is 30 minutes drive, the "Miami Beach" like beach stretches 6 miles along the Gulf hotels, clubs and swimming. You may run along the lower road by the sea, through Tarpon Springs and idyllic Dunedin.
ACTIVITIES: Fishing and water sports are a matter of course by the Gulf Coast. We have two single-kayaks and one stand-up paddle board that are free for guests. You'll also find a couple of fishing rods with lures. Across the canal from us is an experienced coastal skipper, offering be excursions and fishing trips Also, Windsong Boat Rentals’ is just a short 5 minute drive from the house Gill Dawg Marina 10 minutes from the house: Fishing trips, rent super (stand up paddle boards) and kayaks all available there.