'OLD FLORIDA STYLE' HOME WITH HEATED POOL & SPA - NEAR BEACHES

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'OLD FLORIDA STYLE' HOME WITH HEATED POOL & SPA - NEAR BEACHES

Englewood Villa Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms/3 bathrooms/spacious lounge/kitchen/washer-dryer/ HD TV / Wi-Fi

AMENITIES:

Central Air Conditioning

Linens Provided

Washer

Dryer

Garage & Drive Parking

BEDS:

King size bed in master suite

Queen size bed in guest bedroom

Twin/Single Beds in front bedroom

Folding style crib

ENTERTAINMENT:

Private pool heated to 85 F

Private Hot Tub heated to 100 F

42 inch HD Cable TV

Blue Ray DVD player

Collection of DVD movies

CD Player

Stereo System

Music Library

KITCHEN

Full Kitchen

Cooking Utensils Provided

Refrigerator/Freezer

Dishwasher

Microwave

Ice Maker

OUTDOOR FEATURES

Deck chairs and table under lanai roof

Gas BBQ Grill

Deck/Patio with loungers

Spa and pool within lanai

Front sitting porch

LOCATION

Lake View

Golf Courses Nearby

COMMUNICATIONS

Free long distance phone to all of US and Canada included

WiFi (Wireless Internet) : Please bring your own laptop/notebook computer or iPhone

OTHER AMENITIES

Full Air conditioning in each room, Cable TV 120+ channels, Blue Ray DVD, Stereo HI-FI, Full luxury kitchen, All Cookware & utensils provided, Gas BBQ, 5 bicycles (one for a child), beach chairs, Year round luxury pool heated to 85 degrees F & spa heated to 100 degrees F, This is is a non-smoking home. We are sorry but pets are not allowed due to family allergies.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2012
Speaks english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
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'Old Florida Style' Home with Heated Pool & Spa - Near Beaches
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'Old Florida Style' Home with Heated Pool & Spa - Near Beaches
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Englewood Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Somerset, England
5

PEACEFUL HEAVEN

  • 5 of 5
Birdsong is that little piece of heaven on earth. We spent three wonderful weeks at the property and we were so relaxed that we felt very little need to visit all the wonderful beaches and other attractions in the area.We have been frequent visitors to the area over recent years and Birdsong is the first place that we would like to own, Andy was a very efficient and helpful landlord he was just a phone call away when the bedroom TV went wrong it was replaced within 24 hours, The villa has everything that you need for a perfect vacation, God willing we will be back next year hopefully for four weeks,

Karen and Clive
Somerset England
  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
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'Old Florida Style' Home with Heated Pool & Spa - Near Beaches
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Englewood Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Edinburgh Scotland
5

GUESTBOOK COMMENT

We are just about to book our third stay at Birdsong...It is without doubt the nicest villa in the area ...with total privacy...and peacefulness. The...
  • 5 of 5
We are just about to book our third stay at Birdsong...It is without doubt the nicest villa in the area ...with total privacy...and peacefulness. There is a pretty lake at the bottom of the garden to sit and watch the sun set in the evenings..I would highly recommend this property it is very special. Helen
  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2008
  • Stayed: Jan 2008
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'Old Florida Style' Home with Heated Pool & Spa - Near Beaches
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Englewood Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Bangor Co Down
5

GUESTBOOK COMMENT

What a pleasure it was to spend time at Birdsong at the end of a very trying period - mentally and physically. From afternoons at convenient uncrowd...
  • 5 of 5
What a pleasure it was to spend time at Birdsong at the end of a very trying period - mentally and physically.
From afternoons at convenient uncrowded beaches, to evenings enjoying the fine fare at local restaurants, or just relaxing beside the pool or by the lake ...a really pleasant time... much appreciated ...Thank you Arthur and Linda.
  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2008
  • Stayed: Jan 2008
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'Old Florida Style' Home with Heated Pool & Spa - Near Beaches
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Englewood Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Northern irerland
5

GUESTBOOK COMMENT

We have had two fantastic holidays in the wonderful 'Birdsong'. We are now planning our third trip in July. The house is beauitful set in a wonderful ...
  • 5 of 5
We have had two fantastic holidays in the wonderful 'Birdsong'. We are now planning our third trip in July. The house is beauitful set in a wonderful location and the garden is delightful. Congratulations to Art and Linda for doing such a great job. Roll on July!! From the Murray family.
  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2006
  • Stayed: Oct 2006
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'Old Florida Style' Home with Heated Pool & Spa - Near Beaches
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p1009758
Englewood Florida South Central Gulf Coast
northern ireland
5

GUESTBOOK COMMENT

well what can i say...what a wonderful..charming...cosy ...home..i have had the most beautiful time here at birdsong...fabulous gardens ...in the most...
  • 5 of 5
well what can i say...what a wonderful..charming...cosy ...home..i have had the most beautiful time here at birdsong...fabulous gardens ...in the most georgous setting...and the lake , what a spot for a cocktail or two !!...thank you so much for sharing this wonderful place with us...it will stay with us for ever........
  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2006
  • Stayed: Oct 2006
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Fort Myers
Nearest Ferry
80 Miles
Tampa
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
South River Road/I-75
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Englewood Beaches
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Sports Bar
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Several
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nichola's Italian & American
Car: recommended

'BIRDSONG' - Owners: Andy and Kathy Mackenzie

BIRDSONG'S exterior was designed to resemble the original Floridian old style of architecture, with replica wooden panelling, raised front porch/veranda, railings and small pane windows. The front porch features white wicker chairs, loveseat and table, rocking chair, and is the perfect place to breakfast in the early morning sunshine......or for an evening cocktail.

The rear of Birdsong looks out onto a small lake/pond, and is totally private, secluded and bathed in sunshine all day. The secluded pool and spa catch this sunshine - keeping the water warm, but both are electrically heated in the cooler winter months. (The pool is also totally private).The pool deck comes equipped with loungers, tables and chairs for sun bathing, chilling out and relaxation!

The surrounding area is very quiet, with no through traffic. The landscaped gardens are tropical in style. At the rear, there is a small pond/lake, and a stones throw away ( but hidden from the villa) is the former PINEMOOR GOLF COURSE(closed - at the time of writing) with beautiful lakes & walks. This secluded aspect encourages wildlife, and we have been treated to frequent visits from a variety of vividly colored birds(hence our name 'Birdsong')! We have also had enjoyed seeing foxes, rabbits, squirrels, armadillos, raccoons and even a wild boar on one occasion! In fact, this area is a protected wildlife sanctuary.

After years of searching, we feel we have at last found our paradise - relaxing with a glass of wine, by the lakeside, or in the hot tub at sunset - with just the night chorus for company.

The elevated rear lanai (patio) - complete with railings, ceiling fan, table and chairs - is shaded, providing relief in mid summer, when it may become too hot during the day. At sunset, this is an ideal place for the cocktail hour and the evening meal.

The villa features a whole house central air conditioning system for your comfort during the warmer months in Florida.

The interior is furnished to a very high standard. The living area is spacious with high cathedral ceilings, and Nafco Lorraine oak flooring. Sliding doors take you onto the rear patio/lanai and to the pool. There are two spacious sofa and a comfy relining chair, complete with welcome leg rest, as the perfect place to relax at the end of a long, arduous day, and flick through the many channels on the large 42' HD cable connected TV - or just listen to the stereo or radio. Stay connected with free WI-FI for you to use for your laptop or tablet. There is also a well stocked bookcase to suit a variety of tastes.The luxury kitchen is fully equipped, and has a breakfast bar. The dining nook comes complete with a large oval table and six chairs - perfect for dinner indoors, and overlooks the secluded landscaped rear.

The master bedroom is fully carpeted and features a king size bed and 32' cable TV. A large bay window with window seating overlooks the private rear garden. This bedroom features an en-suite bathroom - complete with a large 6' oval marble soaking bath - plus walk in shower, and separate 'his' & 'hers' marble vanity sink units.

Of the two additional bedrooms, one features a large queen size bed and cable TV. The other, overlooking the front porch, has two single beds. Each bedroom has its own bathroom.

Shops, supermarkets, and restaurants are ten minutes drive away, and serious shopping is just 20 minutes to the local mall! There are several superb golf courses just at your door, and the most beautiful beaches that Southwest Florida has to offer are just ten minutes away! You can rent a boat for the day and visit one of the small semi-tropical islands that abound this paradise.

The breathtaking millionaires' Gasparella Island, with its deserted talcum powder white beaches, and quaint village of Boca Grande, is just 15 minutes from the door.

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Englewood Villa Rental Rates

Notes

  • From $750 per week - please email owner for quote

Amenities

Englewood Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Toilet Paper
  • Local Maps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Towels Provided
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking Off Street
  • Wireless Internet
  • Paper Towels
  • Heating
  • Parking
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Alarm Clock
  • Internet
  • Basic Soaps
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Refrigerator
  • Ice Maker
  • Oven
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Freezer
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , connected to master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Also access from the pool
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • Each Bedroom has central air conditioning in addition to a ceiling fan for added comfort, and each has its own bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • VCR
  • CD Player
  • Books for Adults
  • Video Library
  • Stereo
  • Books
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
  • Television
Outside:
  • Large Cooler
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Patio
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Beach Chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • pond
  • autumn foliage
  • library
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • beachcombing
  • walking
  • scenic drives
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • hospital
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • paragliding
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • golf privileges optional
  • surfing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • pier fishing
  • jet skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • cycling
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • fly fishing
  • fishing

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