About the property
- Cottage1000 sqft
- Half Baths0
- Minimum Stay2 nights
Lake House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-7)
YOU DESERVE THIS!
Come and disconnect to reconnect at Lotus Point Lake House!
Escape to the lakeside tranquility and simplicity that awaits you at your two-bedroom/two bath spacious cottage nestled in seclusion on the point of four rustic acres. Three rocking chairs wait patiently for you to take in the beauty, calm, nature and peace of Lake Consuela. While there today, we saw species of birds we didn't even know existed. For biking enthusiasts, the bike trail is 0.4 away.
Your 1,300 square foot cottage, located 12 miles west of I75, can sleep up to 6-7 people.
A row boat is available for front row on-the-water seats for country sunsets or fishing.
Floral City holds a delightful Strawberry Festival in March.
Our families have been vacationing in Floral City since 1968. We've enjoyed this area so much so that we've acquired these additional properties. In order to to disconnect and reconnect with our loved ones, making way for laughter, fun, creativity, adventure, games and memories to last a lifetime, we didn't have televisions, phones or internet. It wasn't until we started our VRBO listing these were added. We hope you'll enjoy any or all of the Dudley Family Properties as much as our families do.
Beautiful Rainbow Springs - a must see and feel - can be reached in 40 minutes. Swimming in any of the many refreshing, invigorating Florida Springs is like non other. Secluded cave exploration awaits you fifteen minutes away at Peace Caves. Airboat rides, horseback riding, miniature golf are close by. For an exciting evening, attend the races at the Citrus County Speedway just down the road. Shopping, restaurants and theaters are within minutes.
Withlacoochee State Rails to Trail bicycle path is within walking or riding distance @ 0.4 miles. Bikes can be rented at Hampton's Edge right around the corner.
VRBO listing #221342: Located down the country road from this property is our sister cottage, Charming Cove Cottage, an adorable 1000 square foot one bedroom/one bath.
VRBO listing #266094: Also nearby to the east side of Lotus is our brother cottage, a beautiful 1920s cypress cottage with lake view, spacious porch, deck, knotty pine interior walls and ceilings, fireplace and charm galore. It is a 1000 square foot two bedroom/one bath (shower) with full amenities. Outside you can enjoy the two-picnic table pavilion, fire pit, deck, bikes and boats.
All three properties are ideal for multi-family vacations, church groups, retreats, etc.
Busch Gardens is 75 minutes to the southeast.
Disney World is 80 minutes to the east.
Lotus is located 75 minutes north of Tampa Airport.
She's waiting for you.
Mary & Dwight Dudley
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- Calendar last updated:
- May 24, 2018
About Mary & Dwight Dudley
We're a family of five. We purchased Lotus for family getaways but are now able to share our slice of heaven with people from all over the world.
Mary & Dwight Dudley purchased this Cottage in 2007
Why Mary & Dwight Dudley chose Floral City
Our families have been vacationing in this beautiful, rustic, secluded neighborhood since 1968. We've acquired several properties since then.
What makes this Cottage unique
Lotus is the ideal RELAXATION STATION. Coffee on the rockers overlooking the lake first thing in the morning is one of our favorite places in the entire world. You won't want to leave the three rocking chairs. We have a row boat waiting at all times. There is a bike trail .2 miles from lotus. Bikes can be rented .9 miles away. There are many options to set up for, a croquet championship, corn hole or badminton tournaments. Guests have caught nice fish in the lake.
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Check-in: 3:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
We loved our stay
We loved our stay. The view of the lake was beautiful. My sister enjoyed going out on the dock. Thats where she spent most of her time. The yard is spacious. The house is clean and most basic needs are supplied like a washer and dryer lol. My only con or advice i may say is that if you have any issues, call the Misses. The Sir doesnt like to be disturbed. There is a combination lock at the gate of the property. Id suggest people get the combination before you get to the property. Beside that, we would definetly go again to this property. Thanks!!
Peace & Tranquility
Our stay was idyllic. If we were not sleeping or out biking/running/walking on the Withlacochee Trail, we were in the screened porch - savoring the sight of the mossy oaks and the serene lake, the sounds of the birds and frogs and the sussration of the leaves, reveling in the warmth and the sensation of gentle breezes on my skin. I miss the limpkin (aka the "night crier"). My only complaint is that I cannot call this place Home!
2017 Christmas Vacation
We had an amazing Christmas Vacation! Everything was perfect. It was even 45 degrees on the Dec 25th. What a great property.
Beautiful,quiet surroundings on the water,Morther Nature lives here !
we chose this Home away location because it is close to area attractions and yet seems as though you are far away in the country.We booked this Lotus Pointe house for a week ,we were in Florida for a wedding on Saturday in Leesburg and a family Christmas luncheon at the house on Monday. Thank you Dwight and Mary Dudley for making our stay memorable and for the visit to the Historic Cypress House. Thanks for sharing and making sure our vacation was Great.
Old florida at its BEST!
If you're looking for the true lakehouse old Florida experience. This is the place to go. Everything you need to Enjoy the lake is provided. And much much more. Just simply loved it. Thank you Dudley family.
beautiful and peaceful
We had an awesome weekend and was able to get all the kids home together. House was clean and equipped with everything . Sitting out on the rockers was so relaxing. Definitely will be back.
Airboat rides, horseback riding and bowling are within minutes.
Restaurants, shopping and movie theaters are within 15-30 minutes.
Beautiful Rainbow Springs, a must see, is 45 minutes away.
Disney World is 1 1/2 hours east. Busch Gardens is 1 hour south.
Tampa International Airport is 1 hour 15 minutes south.