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Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 30 nights
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Ocoee Bungalow Rental Photos and Description

Bungalow, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5+ Baths, (Sleeps 5-6)

Storybook home with private, white sand beach. Watch sunsets from the end of your private dock.


This is NOT a traditional rental property. It is the owner's summer home.

The home took 8 years to decorate. It was home to one of one of Orlando's premier interior artist/decorators. All walls are treated. Many are Venetian plaster. Others are 'faux', 'ragged', etc. Furniture is a combination of hand picked designer pieces, antiques or antique reproductions. Bed and wall coverings are from well known designers, professionally chosen/made to coordinate with the rooms' ceilings, wall and window coverings. The dining room seats 8. Minton, Royal Daulton and Dresden china and crystal. Silverplate flatware and serving set.

The gardens and bird areas are lovingly maintained.

This house will appeal to a single/couple living in an upscale home/apt. in the north or Europe who want to relax for the winter in the kind of home-like setting they're used to.

Plant your own flowers/plants or work with ours. Feed the birds, Bring your own materials and use the lakeside artist's studio. Add your own movies to our collection. And if you want to come back next year, you're welcome to store your things in the attic above the garage,

Home description:

If you love Venetian design and architecture, you will love this home. Our friends describe it as The Venetian Hotel meets 'On Golden Pond'. The artist created each room to make its own statement.

Her specialty is Venetian plaster and 'faux' paint. Her mastery of these art-forms is apparent throughout the house.

To maintain the Venetian theme, most floors are diamond polished, imported Travertine tile.


As you enter the home, the den/office is on the right through a set of french doors. The dining room is to the left. On the floor in front of you is a custom designed Travertine inlay. Ahead is the billiards room framed by two Venetian columns. You look through the double set of french doors in the billiards room out past the pool and deck at the lake.


New Acer computer, W7, twin 22' Samsung monitors and sound system in wall/desk unit. New Brother laser printer/fax/scanner included. Matching ceiling fan with remote.

Dining room.

The Venetian theme is the strongest here. The ceiling and crown molding is 'faux' painted in gold. The walls match with Venetian plaster and wainscot. The dining room set is exquisite. There is an antique reproduction in front of the window. The breakfront displays Royal Daulton figurines and Waterford Crystal.


The kitchen presents a French, countryside theme. The walls are brick face. The cabinetry is hand-painted solid wood. Most appliances are built-in. The counter top is the artist's own design using colored, slate tiles that coordinate with the 3 colors of the kitchen cabinetry.

Family room.

The french doors/windows are framed with Ralph Lauren drapes. Relax in the oversized, electric leather couches and chairs. End tables and a bombay style Venetian, marble cabinet complete the room. 55' LED Samsung TV with builtin media player and NetFlix. French doors lead to the pool area.

Games room.

The ceiling is a reproduction of the one in the Caesar's Shops. To the left is an antique french fireplace and mirror. To the right is a one of a kind, Venetian, porcelain wall painting.

Master suite.

The sunken master suite's walls are the artist's own personal creation. Linens and coverings are designer. Stanley's, hand painted, black lacquer Portofino collection was chosen for this room. Instead of a King mattress/box set, there are 2 articulating beds with upgraded mattresses and individual remote controls allowing each partner his/her own sleeping or TV viewing position. The TV is a 45' Samsing LED (razor thin) model with media player. The suite includes an armoire, 3 dressers and a large secretary desk in the main room. The walkin and straight closets have custom cherry organizers. All of the closet space is available for use.


At the end of the hallway, past the closets, at the front of the house is the sunken tub. To the left is a very large, glassed, frameless shower. . To the right is a dual vanity with individual mirrors. There are 2 sinks built into the cultured marble counter top. The private toilet facility includes a bidet.

Guest area

On the other side of the house is the guest facility. There are 2 guest rooms and a shared washroom that also leads to the pool area. One guest room uses a french countryside design. On the bed is an original, limited edition Ralph Lauren comforter. The bed and dresser are antique french reproductions. The other guest room doubles as an office/work area with an antique french day bed that doubles as a sofa during the day.

Pool and garden.

The pool deck area is very private. Neighbors have no view of this area. Weekly pool maintenance is included. There are gardens on both sides and at the rear of the pool. There is a fruit bearing, Valencia (orange) tree on the lower, left side of the yard. Behind the terrace, on the west side of the house, is a working herb garden. You are welcome to grow your own plants/flowers and do your own landscaping to compliment ours. The landscapers come once a week. That too is included in the rental. The house is surrounded by plants and flowers. Feel free to add to our gardens.

Beach and lake.

The lake is spring fed and crystal clear. Only electric motors are allowed. If you like to fish, you can cast from the pier or head over to the weedy areas in the jon boat. You can see the bass jumping out of the water on hot days.

Lakeside studio.

The owner uses the studio to paint. You can paint or sculpt there or use it as a place to work or even put a bunk bed in there for young guests to camp out.

Keywords: Lakefront, bungalow, waterfront, master bedroom on first floor, sunset view, cul de sac, professionally landscaped, garden

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  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • pets considered
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only

Irv Fisher

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The owners are ex-Canadians living in Uruguay. The husband is a retired builder. The wife is a retired interior decorator.

Irv Fisher purchased this bungalow in 2003

The Orlando area is a fabulous place to live with thousands of things to do and places to see. It's so easy to get to with direct flights fly to Orlando from literally every major city in the world.

Ocoee is just outside the city. We're in an upscale subdivision that was built in the early 1990's so it has mature trees and landscaping. That gives it a nice, forested feel but there's a big supermarket (Publix) and super drugstore (Walgreens), 4 blocks away.

Taking a morning swim in the lake. Or boating across the lake on calm days. Enjoying sunsets from the pier. Watching movies/ or TV shows on HD TV's from the extensive video collection. Painting in the studio by the lake. Relaxing by the pool or lying on the beach. Playing billiards with friends and neighbors.

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 30 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


Property Reviews

Lake House with Private, White Sand Beach and Pier.
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
Lake House with Private, White Sand Beach and Pier.
+1 407 401 9801
Ocoee Disney / Orlando

A cut above.

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
My wife and I stayed here for two weeks in March. I would agree with the comments of the previous reviewers. The house and yard are very lovely. It is very private (yet not always quiet). It is in a residential neighborhood and on the lake, so you hear the maintenance and day-to-day activities going on around you. The location is convenient to services and highways heading in all directions. It is 20-30 minutes to the airport, downtown Orlando, and the theme park area. Of particular delight to me is the upscale quality of the furnishings and electronics in the house. It is not a typical rental from that perspective. One can really feel at home almost immediately. The small patio and small pool are perfect for enjoying the Florida sun with ample shade when you need it. The solar pool heater works fantasticly well. The screened in porch is a bonus.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thankyou for your honest and sincere comments.
We spoke with the sprinkler maintenance person. He said someone had accidentally hit the duck (buoy) that suspends the sprinkler intake. It took a few hours to repair it. Unfortunately, it was the week you were there... It's also unusual for the pool people, grass people, insect, grass and tree people to all be there on the same week. Now that we know, we have spread out their dates more evenly. It was our pleasure serving you.
Lake House with Private, White Sand Beach and Pier.
+1 407 401 9801
Ocoee Disney / Orlando

Best kept secret in Orlando!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
This is one of the best VRBO properties I have ever rented for the following reasons:
1) the house was way more than advertised
2) the owners were over-the-top accommodating
3) the location was central to everything yet NO ORLANDO TRAFFIC!
4) no nickel and dime-ing for all the extras (cleaning, taxes, pool heating, etc.)
5) everything was just very surprises here

What we liked the most: beautifully decorated & landscaped with lots of extras not even mentioned in the ad; very private setting (we loved feeding the fish and seagulls from the private beach/dock); away from the Orlando traffic yet within 30 minutes of everything; great neighborhood; lots of amenities within a mile or two;

What we liked the least: that we're leaving tomorrow :(

Irv the owner was a pleasure to deal with. He was always a 5-minute email or phone call away. He always went way above and beyond to make sure we enjoyed our stay.

A couple of awesome finds we'd like to pass on: Rus-Teak is a local restaurant about 10 minutes away. Mondays is 1/2 price bottle of wine with live entertainment and the food is fantastic! I had a pistachio-encrusted scallop & pasta dish that was delicious. Also try The Back Room in Apopka (about 20 minutes away) for the best steak ever. My husband has always worshiped Ruth's Chris but after The Back Room he says Ruth who?

Seems not many folks know where Ocoee is and I'm thinking that's exactly what makes this place so special. Shhhhhhhh
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Lori, it was great having you and Chip stay in the house. We too have to thank you for those restaurants you found. I am a Ruth Chris addict too. As soon as we're back, we're going to the Back Room. We'll be sure to tell them Lori sent us :) Have a great year.
Lake House with Private, White Sand Beach and Pier.
+1 407 401 9801
Ocoee Disney / Orlando
Vancouver, WA

A truly beautiful, comfortable, or sophisticated vacation rental in Central Florida

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
What can I say but WOW! WOW! WOW! After a great deal of research and anticipation, we were thrilled beyond our expectations with this beautiful, beautiful home. It is everything described on VRBO to the detail, and the photos, while accurate, are not adequate in that the exquisite decor, quality furnishings, linens, and other amenities must be seen and LIVED IN to be appreciated. My husband and I are American, but our work includes a lot of international travel, including a residence in London. We especially enjoyed the European theme and touches in every room of this home. Also uncommonly charming are the garden, lanai, pool area, dock, and beach. We loved lounging, eating breakfast, grilling dinner, or even doing our computer work outdoors (Florida winters are near perfect). The house is on a very quiet cul-de-sac and is really ideal for adults: our daughter and son-in-law stayed in the second bedroom, while our other grown children, who were staying nearby, sometimes joined us in the very lovely, comfortable living room for a movie or games. Our sons also had a lot of fun with the pool table, and we all used both office spaces to carry on our work. While the house is a great fit for adults, I would not recommend it for families with children, at least small children, as there are so many nice things about and several of the rooms are a step up or down (also not ideal for those with mobility issues). The owners themselves, are extremely accommodating; we felt that they were sincerely anxious for our comfort, and the comprehensive alarm system also gave us a real sense of security. If you are looking for a beautiful, comfortable, sophisticated vacation rental in Central Florida, you won't find anything better. We cannot recommend it this home highly enough.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: We truly enjoyed having you as our guests.... it was our pleasure to serve you. And, thankyou so much for the very gracious review.
Any time you feel like visiting again, our home is welcome to you and your family.
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Bass fishing in lake from pier (weeded areas within casting range) or use the jon boat.

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Ocoee Bungalow Rental Rates

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Discounts: 60 nights or more: $100 Nightly; 90 nights or more: $90 Nightly
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Ocoee Bungalow Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Internet ...
  • Heating ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Computer Available ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Stove ...
  • Oven ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Dining Area
  • Dining ...
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , Powder room
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - King frame - individual articulating matttresses
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , French day bed
  • DVD Player ...
  • Television ...
  • Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • CD Player
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Pool Table
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Boat ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • pets considered ...
  • not suitable for children ...
  • non smoking only ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • zoo
  • theme parks
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • boating
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • sailing
  • golf
  • fishing
Electric Boat,Lakeside Artist studio/Workshop,Orange tree,Full perimeter security system.
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