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Legends Golf Home; A++ reviews; MUST SEE

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 27 - 30 nights


About the property

Single Family Home, 2 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths (Sleeps 6)

Monthly rentals (minimum one month); private home on cul de sac; 2 bedroom + den; sleeps 6

Welcome to our beautifully decorated vacation home. We love taking on home projects so with every visit we tackle a project or two in order to make the home more updated and with a few more amenities. This past visit we updated the landscaping and purchased a new seating set for the lanai. The chairs are so comfortable that you can enjoy the entire evening outside. In past years we have installed a new kitchen faucet, updated the lanai light, installed electronic hurricane shutters, added a vanity stool to the master bathroom, purchased two new beach umbrellas for the beach chairs, purchased new grilling tools and added a metal wall art to the lanai.

Our single family home is located at the end of a cul de sac with a very private lanai. The community pool is right down the street and the beautiful resort pool a short ride away.

This unit is located in Legends Country Club which was voted as the best golf course in Southwest Florida! If golf is not your passion you will certainly enjoy the resort pool along with the on-site restaurant and bar. Legends also has a terrific tennis program. Included in your stay is an on-site workout facility with a variety of exercise classes Monday through Friday.

Legends is located west of route 75 closer to the beach and near grocery stores, restaurants, and shops. You will not be at a loss of what to do when you stay at Legends Golf and Country Club.

Our unit is a 2 bedroom/2 bath single family home with a 2 car garage (no need to dodge the rain drops or get into an overheated car!). The entire 1500 square feet home has been painted and completely furnished with high end pieces. There is crown molding throughout the main living areas, bedrooms, den, and kitchen. In 2014 we added electronic hurricane shutters on the lanai, hurricane impact resistant windows in the front of the house, and accordion shutters on all other windows. If your stay involves a visit by mother nature, rest assure that you and your possessions are protected.

Great Room: The freshly painted and newly furnished living and dining room boasts a beautiful dining room table (seats 6+), sofa and 2 occasional chairs. The living room also has a 55' LCD high definition television.

Master Bedroom: The master has a king size bed, 39' HD TV, a walk in closet and a master bath with dual sinks, walk-in shower, and a separate toilet room.

Guest Bedroom: The guest room has 2 twin beds and a 32' TV. The bathroom is right around the corner.

Den: The den is furnished with a queen sofa bed (with a pillow top mattress topper) to accommodate extra quests. It also boasts a 32' TV.

Kitchen: The kitchen is equipped with everything you will need including Circulon pots and pans, coffee maker, dinnerware for eight, cooking utensils, entertainment dishes, etc. Also, all the appliances are brand new; the refrigerator is a large capacity side by side with ice dispenser and filtered water in the door!

Lanai/Patio; Enjoy your evening on our beautiful PRIVATE screened in lanai. The lanai has a comfortable sitting area and with a dining table that seats six guests! Of course there is a gas grill for your outdoor cooking! Please note, you have to rent a home if you want to grill on your lanai as grills are not permitted on condo patios/lanais.

Garage: The attached 2 car garage has an automatic garage door opener. It also stores all the extras you may need i.e. cooler, portable chairs, beach chairs/umbrellas, pool noodles, his/her road bikes, bike pump, etc. No need to park your car in the hot sun!

Laundry: The laundry room has an extra large capacity stackable washer and dryer. No bending over to put laundry in the washer or dryer as the washer is top load and the dryer is on top and front load.

Wireless : The entire unit including lanai has secured wireless internet access.

All of the above PLUS golf at one of Southwest Florida’s finest courses.

Please note that this unit is a pet and smoke free unit. Please respect this request.

We love spending time in our Legends home...please take a look at our website as I am confident you will too!

More Details

Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About Eileen

We purchased this home in September of 2012 as incentive for retirement which is more than a few years away. We live in cold and sometimes snowy Buffalo, NY so a nice warm get away is in order. We love to play golf and have fallen in love with Legends Golf and Country Club. What we have found during the last few years of renting our home is that we love the hospitality business. We've had many renters who we now consider friends. We love sharing our home with others!

We like a nicely decorated comfortable home which we have duplicated in our Legends home. Phil loves his sports, thus the 55 inch TV. Thank goodness the living room is large enough to handle that size! I need to be connected to work when we visit our Legends home, therefore we have a robust secured wireless connection!

Eileen purchased this house in 2012

Why Eileen chose Fort Myers

Legends is a financially stable golf and tennis community. The grounds are impeccable and the services extensive. You will love the resort pool and the on-site restaurant and bar! This property is close to a grocery store, Outlet Mall, restaurants, baseball fields, eco-nature tours, etc.

Also, we visit the home at least twice per year and during each visit we tackle a home improvement. We've installed hurricane shutters, new a/c, new hot water tank. We've replaced the living room area rug and hung all new blinds in the bedroom and den. We always want the home to be comfortable and up to date. Our next project for May will be a new lanai conversation set which will make spending time in the lanai much more enjoyable.

What makes this house unique

Gated community with a robust golf and tennis program. If that is not your 'thing' there are plenty of biking and walking routes within Legends. Pack your clothes! That is all you will need!


Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Fort Myers
Nearest Barpub
Legends Country Club
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Fort Myers to Key West Ferry
Nearest Golf
Legends Country Club
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Route 75
Nearest Restaurant
Legends Country Club
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Fort Myers Beach
Car: necessary

Our beautifully furnished home is in the gated community of Legends Golf and Country Club. Legends boasts a 72 par championship golf course, 7 Har-Tru tennis courts, 4 Bocce courts, a resort style pool/ spa, fitness classes, social activities, a dining room and newly refurbished sports pub with outside dining. The patio also has a beautiful fire pit on those occasional colder evenings.

Legends Country Club is conveniently located by the Fort Myers Airport (without the airport noise) and the Twins and Red Sox Spring Training Stadiums. Both stadiums are less than a 5 minute drive away! Other exciting 2016 news is that the City of Fort Myers is constructing a bike path that will connect Legends to the main bike paths throughout Fort Myers.


Legends Golf & Country Club House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course View ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom Guest - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom Master - toilet , shower , dual sinks; enclosed room with toilet
  • 2
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon , queen size sleep sofa with pillow top mattress cover
  • King size beds (1) new pillow top with new washable mattress protector, Twin or Single Beds (2) new pillow top mattress with new washable mattress protector, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sleep sofa in den with pillow top mattress cover
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis
  • 4 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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(12 traveler reviews)

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Legends Golf Home; A++ reviews; MUST SEE
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Enjoying our Fall Get Away

  • 5 of 5

Decided to visit Florida this fall as business brought us south. There was no option except to stay at Phil and Eileen's as it feels like home. So glad the hurricane missed us but we did feel secure just in case with the hurricane shutters. Love the new patio furniture. We are out on the lanai every night. Your new bushes look great too. We were surprised to see the new bike path on Fiddlesticks being built. That will be great when we want to grab the bikes and head to Publix. Also heard that Legends is going to have some great renovations to the clubhouse during the off season of 2017. They have renderings in the lobby and we have to come back to see the final product. Pickle ball courts and an expanded outdoor pub/bar! Thanks for your hospitality...much appreciated.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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What a Wonderful Get Away

  • 5 of 5

We had the opportunity to get away from the cold north (which really was not that cold this year) for a recharge in Florida. We picked a perfect rental home for this recharge. The owner told us we only had to pack our suitcase and she was correct. The house had everything we needed from linens, cookware, beach chairs/umbrellas, and coolers. We loved taking the bikes for a ride in the evening. Our rides helped us to acclimate to the community.

Our favorite time of the day was sitting in the lanai in the morning watching the different species of birds. One morning we had a roseate spoonbill, wood stork, green heron, and a variety of egrets feeding in the small creek behind the home.

The location was perfect; close (but not too close) to route 75, Publix, restaurants, and pharmacies. Our favorite was the Legends Pub which was so convenient and the food very good. We loved having a late dinner on the patio.

Seeing we were away from work it really helped having the strong WiFi so we could keep connected. The WiFi was strong everywhere even in the lanai.

We would highly recommend this home. The owners are fantastic and truly do everything to make your stay fantastic. Thanks for all you did.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed the peaceful setting that attracts birds. Look for to sharing our home with you again.
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Simply Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

The accommodations were beautiful and very functional. Nothing was missed, from the beach chairs to the fully equipped kitchen. Dealing with the owners was a pleasure and we will be back!

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Kathy! Phil and I enjoyed sharing our home with you and Bill! We knew from day one our home was in very good hands! We look forward to seeing you again! The best thing about renting our home is meeting new people like you!
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Allentown , Pa USA


  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful month

The pictures in vrbo do not do this property justice - much nicer

Extremely pleased with decor , amenities , cleanliness and appreciate all the effort Eileen and Phil put into this home to make us feel at home . We will be back .

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We would love to have you back! Thank you for being such terrific guests in our home. So glad you enjoyed it!
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New Berlin,wi

Excellent Home

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful well decorated home in located in a wonderful golf community. The home had everything anyone would need. Just bring your food and clothes. The owner was great to deal with and very pleasant. Iwould recommend this rental to any of my friends.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Phil and I enjoyed hotessing you in our home! We hope we hear from you when you plan future trips to Fort Myers.
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Enjoyable Experience

  • 5 of 5

Our two-month stay at this property was very pleasurable. The home is well-maintained and equipped with everything one would need, including a bathroom scale that helps one try to stay on track, weight-wise. We found the home's description on the VBRO site to be quite accurate. My favorite surprise was finding bathroom showers totally free of mold and mildew!

We concur with the previous reviews that you can scan for further information—especially the ease working with the owners via email. Eileen was more than willing to answer all questions (of which I had many) in a very timely manner.

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sharon and Bill, It was our pleasure to host you in our home! We are truly thrilled when others enjoy our home as much as we do. Thank you! Eileen and Phil
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Security Deposit $750
Cleaning $150
Country Club Membership $250
Tax Rate 11.0%

PLEASE EMAIL HOMEOWNER FOR EXACT QUOTE AND BOOKING INFORMATION AS IT MAY NOT BE REFLECTED CORRECTLY IN THIS LISTING DUE TO VRBO FORMAT. $750 deposit is required to hold the reservation. This will be applied to your security deposit which will be returned if the home is left in the same condition as found. Additional fees may need to be applied for credit card payments.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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