Win a stay at a vacation home in Crystal River, FL!


Beaty House on the River & Gulf

Please go to for more information about this home.  The dates set are May 15 - 18, 2020.  The home owner can work with you to trade for other dates based upon availability.  The value of this raffle is $1,730.  Raffle tickets are only $20!  Imagine staying here with a large group of friends and family for the cost of a $20 raffle ticket!  USE THE PAYPAL BUTTON BELOW OR SEND CHECK TO P.O. BOX 1164, INVERNESS, FL 34451

~ The winning ticket will be drawn at the Wags, Whiskers, & Wine event on 11/15/19.  You do not need to be present to win. ~

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Spacious 4600 sq ft Waterfront Home with Pool/Docks Space for Several Families

SUMMER IS HERE AND SCALLOP SEASON HAS BEGAN. WE ARE ALMOST FULLY BOOKED FOR 2019. IF YOU MISSED US FOR SCALLOPING IN 2019 GO AHEAD AND GET YOUR DATES FOR 2020. YOU CAN BOOK 2020 NOW. THERE IS ABSOLUTELY NOT A BETTER HOUSE IN CRYSTAL RIVER FOR FAMILY VACATIONS AND REUNIONS. THE LAYOUT OF THIS 4600 SQUARE FOOT HOME MAKES IT FEEL LIKE YOU ARE RENTING TWO HOUSES FOR THE PRICE OF ONE. ONE OF THE LARGEST HOMES IN OUR AREA TO RENT. VRBO MARKET RANKING CHOSE OUR HOME "1ST OUT OF 300" CHOICES TO RENT IN THIS AREA. WE ARE THE MOST BOOKED HOME IN CRYSTAL RIVER......2 KING MASTER BEDROOMS AND 3 QUEEN BEDROOMS PLUS QUEEN FUTON IN UPSTAIRS DEN. 5 SPACIOUS BEDROOMS AND 4 FULL BATHS TO ACCOMODATE EVERYONE WITH COMFORT IN YOUR GROUP. SPRAWLING HOME WITH 2 DENS, HUGE KITCHEN, FLORIDA ROOM WITH POOL TABLE/PING PONG/BINGO AND POKER TABLE. ****NEWLY ADDED REGULATION CORN HOLE BOARD AND A REAL BOAT SANDBOX FOR THE KIDS TO PLAY IN.*** SPACIOUS SCREENED LANAI FOR GRILLING AND SWIMMING IN YOUR PRIVATE POOL. DOCK IS WELL SET UP WITH SPACE FOR BOATS OR USE ONE OF OUR 6 KAYAKS PLUS ONE PADDLEBOARD PROVIDED. THE FISHING IS GREAT. CRYSTAL RIVER IS KNOWN TO BE ONE OF THE BEST AREAS IN FLORIDA FOR TARPON, SNAPPER, REDFISH, COBIA, SNOOK, SHEEPSHEAD AND GROUPER. CRYSTAL RIVER IS SURROUNDED BY 7 VARIOUS BODIES OF WATER. YOU CAN SALTWATER AND/OR FRESH WATER FISH THE AREA LAKES IF YOU CHOOSE. Read our gracious reviews from guests who have visited our home. Our vacation rental is located in prestigious Crystal Shores Subdivision. This Subdivision is located just at the Mouth of Kings Bay and just minutes via boat to the open waters of The Gulf of Mexico. A short boat ride or paddle to Three Sisters Springs and Hunter Springs. Minutes from the fabulous local waterfront Restaurants. By land we are in close proximity to what the Crystal River area has to offer. Nestled in an upscale/safe neighborhood with multi million dollar homes. NO bridges to get to Gulf or Kings Bay. Depending on the time of year you choose to visit our backyard entertains pods of manatees, dolphins, jumping mullet, native birds and otters to mention a few. Our resident squirrels will keep you entertained scampering around eating palm fruit that falls from our many palm trees surrounding our home. Numerous activities are available for everyone to enjoy. We have 6 Single Kayaks/1 Paddleboard with Paddles and Life Vests for free use during your stay. Two Kayaks are for a child or smaller adult. BRING YOUR BOAT.....The Inshore Fishing is some of the best in Florida. Our dock space is yours to enjoy while you are at our home. We can house several boats at one time. (Boat lift is not for rental use) Local Marinas have some great Boat Rentals if you don't want to bring your own. Crystal River has many fishing guides and tour boats to choose from as well. We are minutes away from the heart of Scalloping which runs July 1 to September 24th in 2019 and Manatee watching can happen at our dock in the winter. Other activities at/or around us include Kayaking, Paddleboarding, Golf, Bicycling, Beach, Tennis, Snorkeling, Nature Trails, Horseback Riding, Shopping or just relaxing by our screened POOL at the house. Airboat Rides are amazing in our freshwater preserves in Floral City or Inverness. We are located about 1 1/2 hours from Orlando as well as the Tampa/Clearwater Beaches. Our local beach here in Crystal River is just about 4 miles from the house. Homosassa State Wildlife Park is about 10 miles away and Rainbow River is about 30 minutes away. Weeki Wachee is about 30 minutes away. The Natural Springs are some of the most beautiful water spots in Florida. Our local Restaurants have amazing fresh seafood.


Our Kitchen is well appointed with stainless appliances including pots, pans, dishes, blenders, mixers, sandwich press, bread maker, toaster, etc and utensils for 12, coffee makers (ONE 2 POT COMMERCIAL BUNN DOWNSTAIRS AND ONE KEIRUG UPSTAIRS).

Your Private Screened Pool has lounge chairs, table, umbrella, water toys and safety alarm if you choose to activate to protect children. There is a solar pool cover available for use during cooler nights to maintain swimming temperatures during early spring and fall swimming season. Screened Lanai is spacious enough to hold a large group with a Gas Grill if you choose to eat in.

Sleeping Options:

You can wind down from a fabulous vacation day in the Upstairs Master Bedroom. This bedroom is nicely appointed with a great private screened porch, private TV and Bath. The Upstairs Master was just updated in 2018 with a King Bed and a Gel Cooled Memory Foam Firm Tulo Mattress. The Bottom Master also appoints a New King Remote Controlled Adjustable Frame Gel Cooled Memory Foam Medium Tulo Mattress. This bedroom is huge and also houses Exercise Equipment, Private TV and Private Bath. It offers quick access to the screened pool lanai. The Downstairs Master Bedroom and Bath are also handicap accessible if needed with support rails in shower and at toilet. The remaining Three Bedrooms (one down and two up) house Queen Beds. All Four Baths throughout the house are spacious and updated. The upstairs Den has a Queen size futon/closet storage for guests if needed.

Two on top level and one on main level with TV's and Xbox upstairs.

Plus: Florida Room on main level which contains a Pool Table, Poker Table/Bingo and Ping Pong!

Top Level has drink station with Keirug Coffee maker, sink and small fridge for guests utilizing this area of the house.

Pets can come along if pet fee is paid and approval is allowed PRIOR to visit. Our backyard is fenced and we even have a doggy door! Please PAY PET FEE with your reservation or you will be charged after your stay and any damage deposit will be forfeited.


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