Quiet waterfront house situated on a unique area called Snead Island. Just a short boat ride or car ride to the beach. A wide open floor plan allows you to enjoy family and friends at the same time enjoying the view of the pool and waterfront. The Pompano house also has its own covered parking area and additional space for trailer or RV parking. This house boasts a dock with fish cleaning station and boat lift. Bring your own boat or rent one. We also have a canoe and kayak that you can use during your stay at The Pompano House. With direct access to Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, you will love the great fishing and sightseeing for dolphins and manatees. There are lots of local fishing spots for you to explore, or you can charter one of our superb guides in the area. Please inquire.
Owner’s boat occupies the long dock on the west side of the boat lift and does access it from time to time.
BRINGING YOUR OWN BOAT:
Mean water line in the canal is 3' in the summer.
There are extreme lower tides in the winter.
The lift will only handle a boat up to 21' depending on the width, and whether the owner's boat is at the dock.
There is plenty of room to anchor larger boats off the other side of the lift.
Egmont Key is a beautiful area to anchor off and swim. It is approximately 30-45 minute boat ride.
Anna Maria Beach is also a great place to go by boat.
There are several restaurants close that you can boat for lunch or dinner.
We have direct access to Tampa Bay. No bridges.
The closest boat ramp is downtown Palmetto, a 15-20 minute boat ride from the house.
Local boating map is available at the house.
Large fenced yard
Dog door from lanai to fenced yard
Fully stocked kitchen
Spacious screened lanai
Solar heated pool
Swimming pool toys
Large Dock with boat lift
Fishing cleaning station
2 Adult bikes
2 children's bikes
Life preservers for adults and children
Decorated with art from local artists
Our spacious home has 3 bedrooms/2 baths.
Master bedroom: King size bed with new mattress and lovely linens. Ensuite bathroom, TV
Guest bedroom #2: Queen size bed with writing desk, wireless printer, TV
Guest bedroom #3: 2 twin beds, TV
Kitchen: Equipped with everything you would possibly need. Keurig, Electric teapot, Blender for all this tropical drinks, Microwave, toaster oven, etc. Loads of counter space.
Our home comes with all the household supplies you need for your stay. Dishing washer detergent, laundry detergent, soap, new sponges, shampoo/conditioner, aftersun products, garbage bags, cooler for the beach, beach bags. Pool floats.
Open concept home has plenty of room for entertaining and relaxing. 2 seating areas with comfortable chairs and couch. View the large screened TV from the living room, family room and kitchen areas. Decorated with upscale florida artwork from local artists.
Spread out and enjoy the outdoor private patio area with Solar heated Saltwater pool, lounge chairs and BBQ grill and outside gas fire pit. Quiet waterfront location. Enjoy cocktails by the pool or a quiet dinner at the table for six. Lounge on the outdoor sofa and read a book. For those not familiar with a salt water pool, this means there will be NO CHLORINE smell and the water will be much softer on your skin and clothes, no salty feeling.
Enjoy fishing off the dock, or kayaking or riding bicycles to the 365 acre Emerson Point Park for bird watching, hiking or some good flats fishing.
Enjoy riding bikes to Emerson Point Preserve. We have 2 adult bikes and 2 children's bike for your use.
There are plenty of beach towels, pool toys and fishing poles for everyone's enjoyment.
Our Pet friendly house is tiled throughout and our screened lanai has a dog door which gives your best friend easy access to the fenced in yard.
BEACHES:Ana Maria Island, Bradenton Beach, and Holmes Beach are all less than a 30 minute drive. The brilliant white beaches of Siesta Key, located just off the coast of Sarasota, a 45 minute drive is ranked 3rd in USA Todays Top 10 Florida Beaches. Ft. DeSoto Park, a 36 minute drive over the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, has the has the only dog park where dogs are allowed on the beach in a designated area. You can also catch a Ferry from here to Historic Egmont Key State Park and National Wildlife Refuge.
SPORTS: The Rays play baseball in Tropicana Field, 30 minute drive over the Sunshine Skyway Bridge, drive another 30 minutes over the Howard Frankland Bridge to Tampa to watch the Bucs play football, or the Lightnings play ice hockey. Several Golf courses are within a 20 minute drive and Palmetto's Tennis Courts are a 20 minute walk away.
Boat launch just minutes up the road - Inquire with the Owner.
Shopping malls, restaurants, theaters are all minutes away. The cities of Sarasota and St Petersburg are just a 30 minute drive with fine museums and aquariums.
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