Old Homosassa Secluded Getaway with Private Island

Sleeps 63 BR2 BA


Escape to the blue skies, sprawling waters, and lush greenery of Florida at this bright vacation rental. Located just a short boat ride away from the Gulf, this 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom home serves as the ultimate private getaway. Enjoy peaceful days in the gorgeous sunshine from the comfort of the spacious deck, or take a bike ride around the island to experience the stunning sights of Homosassa. With its cozy interior, striking views, and serene setting, ‘Old Sassa House’ is a must-stay.


  • Essentials
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Free Parking
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Self Check-In
  • Deck
  • Kitchen


Location Details

OPT OUTSIDE: On-site hiking trails via wildlife management area, Mason Creek (on-site), Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park (4.5 miles), Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park (4.6 miles), Bluebird Springs Park (5.1 miles), Crystal River National Wildlife Refuge (11.7 miles), Three Sisters Springs (11.8 miles), Chassahowitzka River (12.3 miles), Fort Island Beach (20.1 miles)

HOMOSASSA HOT SPOTS: Yulee Sugar Mill Ruins Historic State Park (2.9 miles), Crystal River Archaeological State Park (16.2 miles), Citrus County Courthouse (22.5 miles)

ON THE GREEN: World Woods Golf Club (16.6 miles), Black Diamond Ranch (17.4 miles), Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club (19.2 miles), Twisted Oaks Golf Club (19.3 miles)

AIRPORT: Tampa International Airport (72.3 miles)


3 reviews
  • Amazing Property!


    We flew into Tampa from Charleston, SC after long delays, so by time we got our rental car and got to the property, it was 9:30PM. Imagine our surprise when we woke up to a gorgeous sunrise over all this beautiful water! The home itself is charming, spacious and very comfortable. It was just the 2 of us so we only used the master bedroom but the bed was luxuriously plush and cozy. We loved having our morning coffee on the dock, where a group of curious otters swam up and checked us out on our first day! And we spent every evening with a cocktail or glass of wine in the amazing gazebo and on the deck enjoying the bright moon, endless stars and absolute peace and quiet. We had so many things that we wanted to do in the area so we didn't take advantage of the canoes or bikes provided- next time we will! Old Homosassa offered lots of opportunity for exploration of the spectacular landscape and the fresh seafood offerings were endless! It's a great location for day trips to nearby towns such as Crystal River (awesome kayaking), Floral City & Inverness. We just found the whole Old Florida's "Nature Coast" a nature lovers' and seafood lovers' dream. We are already planning a trip back in the summer for scallop season and will look no further than Old Sassa House for our accommodations. It's an amazing property!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Monica B.
    Published April 13, 2022
  • Absolutely beautiful venue


    My family and I stayed at the Old Homosassa House for a week. We are very familiar with this area, and even so we were pleasantly surprised at the beauty of this property. The house is very spacious and has lots of modern amenities - smart TV, great wifi, well-stocked kitchen, large refrigerator and freezer, washer/dryer, super comfortable beds with nice linens. The property itself is spectacular. It's isolated, adjacent to a State Park that has a lovely short path for exploring, bird watching, daily walks, etc. The wetlands surrounding the house have plenty of wildlife and act as a great buffer from nearby properties. Our hostess Brooke was tremendous. She was available when we needed her, always concerned that we had everything we might need, and a great communicator. This is a top notch place for a family stay! Very highly recommended.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Chris E.
    Published March 29, 2022
  • Secluded getaway


    We would return for sure

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Dave M.
    Published March 8, 2022
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