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Secret Oasis, your own private resort. Owner operated. 10% repeat guest disc.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms (1 king, 2 queen), 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6

Welcome to Secret Oasis, an owner operated vacation home. Secret Oasis is a certified Vacation Rental with the City of Fort Lauderdale, certificate #1500452. This is our only vacation property, and we also come here for our own vacations, so we have given all details our personal touch. We have outfitted the house with all the necessities and luxuries we like for our own personal use and enjoyment, and we want our guests to have the same experience. Most of our guests (about 75%) are repeat guests who have stayed with us for years, some 7 years in a row. We offer a 10% discount to all repeat guests. Past guests that refer friends or relatives that book with us receive an additional 5% discount off their next booking. Enjoy a relaxing vacation in the sun at your own private resort with your own Pool/Spa in total privacy. Located just 2 blocks south of Wilton Manors, our beautiful private 1 story home, professionally landscaped, is located on a quiet, safe residential street. This house has gorgeous terrazzo floors, all new furniture, WiFi, large fully equipped kitchen with stainless steel appliances, garbage disposal, Vitamix blender, huge pantry, laundry room with Washer and Dryer. Living room with leather seating, flat screen LCD tv with cable, BOSE iPod dock. 3 comfortable bedrooms with memory foam mattresses and high quality linens. Master bedroom has its own ensuite bath. Spacious TOTALLY PRIVATE patio with beautiful Heated Salt Water Pool and Spa, Tiki Hut, propane Weber BBQ, sun loungers, plenty of seating, dining table with seating for 6. 10 minute drive to beautiful Fort Lauderdale Beach!


Owner
Tom Dando
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 24, 2017

Amenities

Central Fort Lauderdale House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Alarm System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Carport
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , ensuite bath
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • All bedrooms have memory foam mattresses and high quality linens, large closets with closet organizers, writing desks, alarm clocks.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Raft
  • Shed
  • Small Cooler
  • 11 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • In Ground Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
- Free long-distance calling anywhere in the continental US or Canada. - BOSE iPod dock

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(38 traveler reviews)

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Secret Oasis, your own private resort. Owner operated. 10% repeat guest disc.
average rating of 4.868421 based on 38 reviews
5

A beautiful vacation home in sunny Florida!

  • 5 of 5

The perfect vacation getaway! Year after year we look forward to spending two weeks in sunny Florida, and Secret Oasis continues to be our favorite vacation home. We had such a relaxing time thanks to this beautiful home, pool, and all the right amenities - thanks for making our stay a great one!

  • Submitted: Apr 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great Florida Getaway

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this very well equipped property. Everything you need is supplied. And the backyard is a tropical paradise, complete with a tiki roof that provides welcome shade from the hot Florida sun. This is an exceptional home that is sure to please. My only suggestion for improvement is a TV for the master bedroom.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Unforgettable blissful perfection

  • 5 of 5

How do you describe perfection? There is simply no way to write about it - you have to experience it in order to fully understand. I cannot stop thinking about your amazing home Tom & Denis. I am calling your Secret Oasis "home" not a "house" because only at home full of love you can feel so good and peaceful.

We traveled to many different countries and many beautiful places, but none of them left us with this incredible feeling of being so welcomed. None of those places had this specific "aura" that you have created in your Secret Oasis. Every single detail in your home is designed to please whoever is staying there - your pool, beautiful landscaping, comfortable bedrooms, kitchen with all top of the line appliances and gadgets, unbelievable Tiki Hut and those candles ..... all simply amazing. Would you believe that this was our first time in Fort Lauderdale and we spent only 1 hr on the beach? Nothing could really compare with your gorgeous pool and backyard.

Every single time we look at our pictures taken in your home we smile and dream that we will be able to go back soon and experience it all over again. It is hard to forget your home in which we have found this perfect happiness. Thank you so much for putting so much love into your Secret Oasis and making us feel so blissful there!

  • Submitted: Jan 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Edyta for this incredibly flattering review. We love making our guests happy and it thrills us when our guests feel the same joy at Secret Oasis that we do every time we walk through the door. Please come back soon! Tom and Denis
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5

The property was as beautiful as the pictures shown.

  • 5 of 5

The house included everything you could need and more. We spent a lot of time enjoying the back area , pool, hot tub, tiki,and beautiful tropical landscaping. The property was very well kept and clean. The property manager, Bobby very accommodating. We wouldn't hesitate to rent "Secret Oasis" again if we visit Fort Lauderdale.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The gift of serenity in an oasis

  • 5 of 5

This is my second visit to this extraordinary place of peace, serenity, beauty and especially friendship. Lifelong memories have been made here; not only for the incredible accommodations but also for the true sentiment of paradise that inhabits this wonderful oasis. Thank you for a truly blessed experience.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Truly Sublime

  • 5 of 5

We eagerly looked forward to our third annual month-long visit to Secret Oasis and we were not disappointed. In fact, we looked at one another at the same time and each said, 'It's even better than I remembered!' Every surface in the house was absolutely spotless and gleaming when we walked in. The ceiling fans in the bedrooms were softly spinning offering their welcoming hum to the melody of fountains gently cascading into the swimming pool in the backyard. This has truly become a second home for us and we immediately relaxed. The constant hubbub of a commercial hotel cannot compare to the total privacy of a rental home that is as nicely furnished, well-equipped and meticulously maintained as this one is. From this location you have the same easy access to the beaches, many fine restaurants, and recreational activities but the use of the pool and hot tub can be enjoyed at your leisure without the intrusion of overheard cell phone conversations or someone else's choice of music. This is a home that will totally envelop you in a cocoon of tranquility. The lush, tropical garden is beautifully groomed and the pool is cleaned weekly leaving nothing to do but luxuriate in the outdoor space that has been created to maximize enjoyment of the glorious Florida sunshine. Mid-month we invited our daughter and her family to join us for a long weekend and they too quickly fell under the spell of this little slice of paradise. We had great meals at both Blue Moon Fish Company (upscale seafood) and Casa D'Angelo (upscale Italian) but also took advantage of the modern kitchen and cooked for ourselves most days. As the weeks passed, the stress of our everyday lives melted away and our month in the sun filled us with enough optimism to last through the year that we must patiently wait until we return again. I have absolutely no hesitation in whole-heartedly recommending this property!

  • Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Fort Lauderdale Beach
Car: recommended

2 blocks south of Wilton Manors. Quiet, peaceful residential area, yet within walking distance to bars and restaurants of Wilton Manors. 10 minute drive to famous famous Fort Lauderdale Beach.

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Rates & Availability

Central Fort Lauderdale House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer/Fall 2017
May 1 2017 - Dec 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
$5,000
 
 
Holiday 2017
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 14 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,500
$8,000
 
 
Winter/Spring 2018
Jan 15 2018 - Apr 30 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
$7,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
$5,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning fee $160 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

*All rates are in US dollars and are subject to change without notice unless confirmed in writing.
*BONUS FOR MONTHLY RENTERS: One free cleaning service per month provided! Additional cleaning services can be arranged by request for fee of $150.
*All renters must be at least 25 years old, except for children accompanied by their parents.
*No spring breakers or parties allowed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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