Lakeside Cabin for a Glamping Getaway near Tampa, FloridaBradenton, Florida (United States)
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· Children allowed (2-12 years old) · Barbecue
This lakeside cabin is under an hour from downtown Tampa, Florida, and within easy driving distance of beaches and state parks. Perched on the shore of Ward Lake, this simple and cozy rental is ideal for four glampers to enjoy a vacation of fishing, kayaking, and canoeing.
The cabin features two twin-size bunk beds. Guests are able to hire bedding and pillows upon arrival, along with towels and toiletries. The cabin has air conditioning, perfect for the hotter months of the year, and there is also Wi-Fi throughout the property. Glampers will have access to shared bathroom facilities which include showers, sinks, and toilets.
Glampers can make the most of this lakefront location with on-site kayak and canoe rentals, fishing, and eco tours all available on the property. Glampers are also able to purchase coffee, beer, wine, ice cream, ice, snacks, as well as a selection of prepared foods. Read More
- Hot water
- Cell service
- Private Lounge/Living room
- Running water
- 2 Bunk bed
- Picnic area
- Outdoor furniture
- Linens additional charge
- Shared Barbecue
- Air conditioning
- Fire pit
This property has a range of facilities and amenities to ensure that guests have a comfortable and memorable stay here. On the property, there is a cafe for guests to enjoy breakfast or lunch out. Guests also have the option of renting canoes, kayaks, and paddleboats for a small, additional fee. Shower facilities are separate from the cabins and are shared with all of the cabins.
Optional extras include bedding, a TV with Wi-Fi, towels, toothbrushes, toothpaste, and soap, shampoo, and conditioner.
- Front desk service
Beer, wine, snacks, assorted foods, and ice cream are available.
Location + Surroundings
- Movie theater
South of Tampa, Florida, this glamping property sits on the water awaiting guests on a seven-acre lot. Originally purchased in 1944, two Manatee County residents turned this property along the Braden River into a fish camp where locals and travelers alike could come to enjoy the water and the fresh air. The property was later designated as a nature preserve, and as a result, today guests can occasionally spot some of the protected local species around the property. There are owls, hawks, vultures, osprey, the occasional eagle, and many other birds, as well as plenty of alligators. From this unique, waterfront location, the fishing is excellent, the sunsets are spectacular, and the family fun never ends. Read More
- Bird watching
- Water sports
- Stand-up paddleboarding
Guests come to stay at this property for its unparalleled waterfront location. Fishing is first and foremost one of the more popular activities here. Guests can buy bait on the property and head out to sit on the dock or in a fishing kayak to catch lunch. Bass is very prevalent in these waters, but guests might also hope to catch bluegill, crappie, and a few other species of fish.
Other guests may not be avid anglers, but they can still get out on the water. The property has canoes and one or two-person kayaks, Jon boats, and pontoons for rent that are perfect for a bit of morning exercise or just plain fun out on the water. The hosts also have eco-tours on a Duffy Electric Boat as well as sunset, morning, and lunch tours to Linger Lodge.
In the afternoon, guests can head over to one of the many beaches on the Gulf and Sarasota Bay for some sun, surf, and sand. The blue waters and soft sandy beaches of Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, Longboat Key, or Coquina Beach not only make for great photo ops but are also perfect places to cool down after kayaking, have a picnic with the family, or simply a day of fun in the sand.
- Check-in: from 03:00 p.m. to 06:00 p.m.
- Check-out: 11:00 a.m.
- Children allowed 2-12 years old
- No smoking
- No parties
- Some spaces are shared
- It is at the discretion of each individual host as to whether the booking can be rescheduled to another available date. If you cancel at any time, you will not receive any refund.
Pets are permitted of a certain breed and size.
Smoking is not permitted.
Check-in is between 3 pm and 6 pm.
Manatee County residents should contact hosts for resident rates.
Linen fee may be paid at check-in.
Alcohol purchased at the properties store may be enjoyed at the cabins and on the patio. Otherwise, alcohol may not be brought onto the property. Read more