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Edgewater Real Estate

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english

Huge pool! Outdoor kitchen! Just steps from the beach!

2 Reviews
Sleeps14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Ilexhurst House Rental Photos and Description

Large 6 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home for your whole family!

Villa Chianti is a luxurious Anna Maria Island vacation home in Holmes Beach that boasts one of the largest beach entry pools on the island with double waterfalls. The world-famous Old Florida charm of Anna Maria meets brand-new, modern living in Villa Chianti. With every modern convenience and a high level of attention to detail throughout this spacious and superb vacation home, you can experience the simple pleasures which come for free in the best-kept secret in Florida. At one time, visitors to Anna Maria were content to just bury their toes in the sand during the day and stay in a shack at night, but today's modern tourist demands much more. You can still lose yourself in the tranquility and beauty of this jewel on the Gulf Coast, but once the sun goes down and the stars come out, there is no reason why you should stop enjoying your surroundings. Designed and decorated with every comfort in mind, the six bedrooms and spacious living areas of Villa Chianti provide a relaxing environment in which to share in the company of family and friends, with plenty of space to enjoy splendid isolation with a good book and a drink with your name on it. Situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac yet right in the center of the island, close to the best beaches, main supermarket and shopping areas and some of the best restaurants in the area. You could not be more perfectly placed to get the best out of a stay on this perfect seven-mile stretch of peace and tranquility. Villa Chianti also features some little touches which will make a big difference to your vacation. On the ground floor is a game room, including a fooseball table for those who always carry a competitive spirit with them. Outside is a fabulous kitchen with a bar and grill area, complete with refrigerator and sink, for those long evenings when you just don`t want to go inside. You are free to entertain, eat, drink and be merry in relaxed comfort thanks to the 10-seater granite table in the lushly-planted gardens as the waterfall trickles a tranquil tune into the 70 ft zero entry pool. Inside there are almost too many thoughtful touches to cover. From the grand king bedroom, with its private balcony, to the sumptuous sofas and kitchen with breakfast bar, 52 in TV in the lounge area and many, many more fantastic features which make this villa so special. Villa Chianti promises to become one of our most popular destinations for families and larger groups looking to stay all together in comfort and without any compromise. And as we said, even though Anna Maria Island is as authentic as Old Florida gets, you shouldn't have to miss out on staying somewhere shiny and new. Disclaimer: Heated pool with two waterfalls, but no water spouts in pool entrance. Hot tub for soaking purposes only, no air blower/high heat.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Edgewater Real Estate (Property Manager)
Member since: 2011
Call Manager
Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the manager

Already trying to find a way to book next year !! Don't want to go anywhere else !!! The house is so big for 2 or 4 people it's a little too expensive without other guests !!! I guess we have to start saving our pennies or win the lotto by next August !!! Fingers crossed !! See ya next year !! Thanks for everything !!! You made our wedding perfect !! Oh .... Can't forget Andrew ... Him too !!! Stacie and Kevin Palarchio
Aug 2015
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Reviews

2 traveler reviews

Huge pool! Outdoor kitchen! Just steps from the beach!
average rating of 3.5 based on 4 reviews
4

Met our expectations

  • 4 of 5

House was clean and inviting. Had everything we needed...Location is perfect...steps from beach, stores and trolley..Older people beware there are alot of steps in the house..Great yard and pool area. Would definitely go back again

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great property but we had our issues

  • 3 of 5

The property as beautiful and rental staff was very friendly. The first 3 days we had issues with the pool and hot tub, luckily my father in law was able to fix any issues after that. We had a TV go out while we were staying there and they promptly sent someone over and had it replaced. We also had some animal issues and had to have a pool cleaner come one day and clean animal feces from the pool. It was promptly taken care of as well. Has quick access to the beach and wonderful views from the roof top balcony.

Our biggest complaint was on the last day at the home we left some expensive retainers behind when we checked out. This was completely our fault. We contacted them and we were told a cleaning lady had them and they would ship them to us. A few days later we contacted to see if they were shipped and we were told that the cleaning person had to run out and the retainers were never seen again. We would have gone back to the home that day and picked them up if we weren't told they would be shipped and were in possession. This was a 1k out of our pocket. In the very least we expected that the cleaning service fee would be waved and it wasn't. There are a lot of nice properties in the area so we are unsure if we will stay here again. When spending thousands you expect to be treated that way. We were told we would be taken care of on our next trip but not sure we will give that opportunity. The home is beautiful though and we did have a good time, unfortunate that happened...the other stuff we were very understanding about.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
14 Miles
SRQ
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Manatee Beach
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Ilexhurst House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall
Aug 20 2016 - Sep 2 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,450
 
 
Holiday
Sep 3 2016 - Sep 9 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,400
 
 
Fall
Sep 10 2016 - Nov 18 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,900
 
 
Holiday
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 25 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
Winter
Nov 26 2016 - Dec 23 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,900
 
 
Holiday
Dec 24 2016 - Jan 6 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
Spring
Jan 7 2017 - Apr 14 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$5,000
 
 
Holiday
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 21 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
Spring
Apr 22 2017 - Apr 28 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$5,000
 
 
Summer
Apr 29 2017 - May 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,450
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,400
$12,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $350 + Tax
Admin $75 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.5%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Cleaning fee includes professional linen service.

30% down payment to secure reservation with the balance due 30 days before arrival.

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Amenities

Ilexhurst House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , Washer and Dryer located in half bathroom.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , This is an ensuite.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single , Day bed has a trundle.
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • King size beds (2), Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (4)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • luaus
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Game Room, outside kitchen with bar and grill area complete with refrigerator and sink, 10-seater outside ganite table, lushy planted gardens, waterfall, 70ft zero entry pool, widows walk

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