WALK TO ROLLINS COLLEGE 1920'S HOME VIEW LAKE VIRGINIA IN CHARMING WINTER PAR

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Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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WALK TO ROLLINS COLLEGE 1920'S HOME VIEW LAKE VIRGINIA IN CHARMING WINTER PAR

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House, 4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 8)

Perfect Old Winter Park location. Our home has a long screened porch, where you can see views of Lake Virginia. Fruit trees, mango, orange, grapefruit, lemon and loquat surround the house. Great neighbors. Walk to the shops and restaurants on Park Ave. Canoe, kayak or swim in Lake Virginia which is part of five chain of lakes. The beautiful campus of Rollins College is a short walk away along Lakeview Drive.

The attractions of Universal Studios and Disney World are 40 minutes away by car. Orlando International Airport is a 20 min away.

Keywords: Vintage 20's, arts and crafts bungalow, large rooms, high ceilings all original architecture, clean and pristine

Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only

Jan omans

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We are Stu and Jan Omans. Almost 40 years ago we bought our home and raised our three sons right here. Stu, retired prof. at UCF in English, founded the Orlando Shakespeare Festival and taught for 35 years. Jan, potter, artist, created the Ultimate Bagel at the popular Winter Park Farmer's Market, where with her husband and three sons baked and sold ethnic baked products. After retiring we, purchased a 10 acre farm in Western North Carolina where we play/work for six months a year.

Jan omans purchased this house in 1978

Just unbelievable lucky I guess.

We love the beauty of our neighborhood surrounded by lakes and walking distance to Rollins College, Winter Park Library, Morse Museum of Art holding the largest collection of Tiffany Windows and Art Deco, Cornell Museum, Mad Cow Theater...Sitting on the screened front porch, walking around Lake Virginia to Rollins College or Park Ave. Seeing the bald eagles and great blue herons fly over our house.

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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4.8
based on 6 traveler reviews

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Walk to Rollins College 1920's home view Lake Virginia in Charming Winter Par
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews
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Walk to Rollins College 1920's home view Lake Virginia in Charming Winter Par
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p319653vb
(828) 964-3255 (North Carolina, USA)
Winter Park Disney / Orlando
Mentor, OH usa
5

GREAT VACATION

  • 5 of 5
My family and I arrived late on Sunday and pretty much found a bed and went to sleep. Monday morning when we woke up we saw the home in the light of day, beautiful, it has a classy old world feel to it, allot of art, mostly from the family but all very nice. The longer we stayed the more we felt at home. It’s a great house with allot of character. It was very clean and you can tell the owners keep up with all the maintenance, I would recommend this to everyone, we certainly had a great stay.
  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Walk to Rollins College 1920's home view Lake Virginia in Charming Winter Par
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p319653vb
(828) 964-3255 (North Carolina, USA)
Winter Park Disney / Orlando
Pennsylvania
5

PERFECT LOCATION NEAR ROLLINS COLLEGE

  • 5 of 5
We stayed in this lovely home for 2 weeks while attending an Institute at Rollins College. We were able to ride our bicycles to campus in about 5 minutes and avoid parking issues. Very clean, open and bright layout, plenty of space for our family of 5 plus 2 grandparents. Kitchen very well stocked with appliances, dishes, and basic pantry items. Peek-a-boo view of Lake Virginia from screened porch. Wifi available here as well, which was necessary for us with the classwork. Highly recommend.
  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Walk to Rollins College 1920's home view Lake Virginia in Charming Winter Par
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p319653vb
(828) 964-3255 (North Carolina, USA)
Winter Park Disney / Orlando
South Dakota
5

WONDERFUL STAY!

  • 5 of 5
A great location and a gracious home! Owners were wonderful to work with and the home was as described. We will definately come back!
  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
business
Walk to Rollins College 1920's home view Lake Virginia in Charming Winter Par
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p319653vb
(828) 964-3255 (North Carolina, USA)
Winter Park Disney / Orlando
Long Beach, CA
5

BEGINNING THE NEW YEAR IN WINTER PARK FL

  • 5 of 5
My husband and I had the pleasure of spending 9 days in Winter Park Florida to visit family, and had the great fortune to find this wonderful home as our haven. The house is clean, comfortable, cozy. We began every morning in the light filled living room and dining room and ended our days there too. The openess of the space worked beautifully for us. The location - in a lovely neighborhood, within site of Lake Virginia and within walking distance of Rollins College and downtown Winter Park - makes it ideal. We loved strolling on Park Avenue, sampling restaurants and bakeries, watching the train arrive and depart, exploring the lovely Rollins campus, visiting Leu Gardens. There is someting about this house, and the owners, which left us feeling as if we had been staying at the home of friends. If anything, the pictures don't truly capture how lovely the house is... there is a marvelous staircase to the second floor which ought to be included in the photos!
  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2012
  • Stayed: Dec 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Walk to Rollins College 1920's home view Lake Virginia in Charming Winter Par
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p319653vb
(828) 964-3255 (North Carolina, USA)
Winter Park Disney / Orlando
Germantown (Memphis) TN
5

BETTER THAN EXPECTED

  • 5 of 5
The view of Lake Virginia from the front porch screened porch was the first unexpected thrill. Anyone who has enjoyed the Chain of Lakes boat tour recognises Lake Virginia as one of the most charming of the Lakes. Historic Rollins College dominates "our" end of the lake. The leisurely walk to town past fabulous lakefront estates runs past the college to the dining end of Park Avenue. The proprietress is a renowned potter whose pottery sculpture adds excitement and joy throughout. Our family decided this was our best Thanksgiving ever.
  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2011
  • Stayed: Nov 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
business
Walk to Rollins College 1920's home view Lake Virginia in Charming Winter Par
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p319653vb
(828) 964-3255 (North Carolina, USA)
Winter Park Disney / Orlando
Greenwood, SC
4

SOUTH CAROLINA VISITORS

  • 4 of 5
Warm, comfortable house in a great neighborhood. You can walk around Lake Virginia to downtown Winter Park and enjoy all the wonderful shops and restaurants on Park Avenue.
The home has great character and is nicely furnished with a screened front porch that entices you to linger. Wonderful place to have morning coffee or a cocktail in the evening.
Would definitely stay again.
  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2011
  • Stayed: Oct 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Orlando International
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Availability & Rates

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Winter Park House Rental Rates

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Refundable damage deposit 1,000
Security deposit upon decision to rent. Full rental to be paid 30 days before arrival date.
Notes Cleaning fee, $100.00 to be paid with rental.
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Amenities

Winter Park House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
General:
  • Linens Provided
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Long Distance
  • Parking
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Air Conditioning
  • Covered Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Broadband Access
Kitchen:
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (3) One queen bed is on the mail level, Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Stereo
  • DVD Player
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • theme parks
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • racquetball
  • kayaking
  • basketball court
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • water skiing
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