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Awesome Idlewyld. Luxury private heated pool. Perfect vacation spot.

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

3 BR/2 BA home with private heated pool just a short stroll to beach

Escape to one of Fort Lauderdale most beautiful and charming homes. Recently converted an unused office to a 3rd bedroom for greater flexibility. The entire home is tastefully furnished and comfortable combined with outdoor living at its finest. In the back is a heated pool in a completely private setting. Kitchen has everything you could want and features gas cooking. Situated just one house away from the intercoastal, enjoy a short walk to the beach or famed shops and restaurants on Las Olas Blvd. Neighboring homes rent for up to 5 times this price.

Keywords: This 1500 Sq Ft Charming House Has 3 Bedroom and 2 Full Baths. The Master Bedroom Overlooks a Beautiful Pool.

Awesome kitchen with gas cooking.

More Details

Property Manager
Paul Weinstein
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 23, 2017

About Paul Weinstein

Local real estate agent with 20+ years. This is my personal home but I have access and inside knowledge on many others for sale or purchase. Let me know if I can help!

Why Paul Weinstein chose Fort Lauderdale

It is not a large home, but one of the most charming homes around with total privacy in back with a heated pool and outdoor TV. The neighborhood is awesome-the closest Isle to the beach. My home is surrounded by multi-million dollar mansions, it stands out for it's inherent charm. Backyard is completely fenced and I am dog friendly. (I usually prefer dogs to people). Short stroll to beach and restaurants. Trolley will take you the 1 mile to the famed Las Olas shops and restaurants, so no need to worry about a car.


Downtown House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • alternative lifestyle
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(19 traveler reviews)

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Awesome Idlewyld. Luxury private heated pool. Perfect vacation spot.
average rating of 4.7894735 based on 19 reviews

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful house with a great kitchen. This place had everything we could want for our stay. Beach was a short walk away and the pool area was really nice. Owner was very helpful and friendly.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for caring for my home as if it were your own. It is so greatly appreciated. I'm glad you enjoyed your stay!!
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Wonderful, very clean and confortable!!!

  • 5 of 5

The home and neighborhood were even more enjoyable than the pictures!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for treating my home as if it were yours. Hope you will come back often!!
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  • 5 of 5

Owner accomodating, helpful and efficient!

Great house!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks again. I'm so glad things worked out so well.
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Great stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a family event in Miami but prefered to stay in ft lauderdale. The location was perfect!!! After dinner we would take our son to the beach or let him play in the pool. Paul said he had never had little ones stay there ( I have a 3 month old and a 17 month old) but the house was perfect for them too! The home was very clean and well maintained. Paul was fantastic from the very beginning! He was so nice, answered all my questions, and checked in on us daily to make sure we had everything we needed. We would definitely stay here again!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much. Was such a pleasure having you here and I appreciate the care you took with everything, What a beautiful family and hope to see yu again.
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Fabulous spot for weekend getaway

  • 5 of 5

What a perfect place for a vacation! Our group consisted of six women, we were so satisfied with the accommodations and location we have decided this will become the new annual (maybe quarterly!) girls vacation spot. The house was clean and well stocked with everything we needed. 10 minute walk to the beach with tons of restaurants and drinking establishments. We jumped on the trolley and headed down Los Olas Blvd to Rocco's Tacos......great food and atmosphere. Every morning we walked the neighborhood. Very relaxing, enjoyable to look at all the beautiful houses. The evenings were spent on the front porch eating dinner and listening to the music festival or walking down to the river and watching the boats cruise by. The pool area is the home's most note worthy feature; beautiful and spacious, it offers privacy and the utmost in relaxation. A great place to veg out. We had some rainy weather (this is Florida after all!!!) but we opened a bottle of wine, cranked up the music, danced, cooked and had a blast.......hope we didn't upset your neighbors ! Finally, regarding our host, I have rented houses through VRBO/HomeAway for 15+ years and never felt the personal attention I felt when renting this property. Paul was personable, pleasant, accommodating and informative. The consensus was the weekend was a huge success. Looking forward to our next visit.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words. I am so happy you enjoyed your stay so much. Thanks also for going above and beyond in leaving the house in pristine condition. I hope you will visit again soon.
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Great experience

  • 5 of 5

This property was exactly as described, beautifully manicured, well maintained, completely private backyard, comfortable/clean, and Paul was so great to work with. He was by far, the best host I've had after many years of renting houses online.

I would definately rent this house again. The location was perfect, and the dogs were very happy with the house as well. Thanks again Paul!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the kind words, and also for taking such good care of my home. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay. Drew is lonely without your adorable pups here to play with.
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Nearest Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Elbo Room
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Las Olas
Car: not necessary

Walking distance to restaurants and beach. House is surrounded by beautiful homes and near interoastal.


Rates & Availability

Downtown House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Boat Show 2017
Oct 27 2017 - Nov 5 2017
4 night minimum stay
Dec 18 2017 - Jan 1 2018
4 night minimum stay
January/early Feb.
Jan 2 2018 - Jan 31 2018
2 night minimum stay
Feb 1 2018 - Apr 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Insurance $59

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
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