check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag

Perfect Winter Park Get Away For Two Overlooking Beautiful Lake Killarney

24 Reviews
Bedrooms 1
Property type studio
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Pay with confidence

When you book through the HomeAway checkout, your booking is backed by our Book with Confidence Guarantee™ offering comprehensive payment protection.

Learn more


Minimum Stay
3 nights


Northwest Orlando Studio Rental Photos and Description

450Sf Guest Suite Sleeps 2

This beautifully decorated guest suite located right on Lake Killarney in the heart of Winter Park is the perfect get away. The 450sf suite has a upscale separate bathroom. The rest of the open concept suite is separated by a sleeping area a living space a dining area and a well appointed kitchenette with everything you will need to prepare a nice meal. There is a lovely private landscaped patio just outside the suite where you can relax and watch the variety of wild life that the lake has to offer. It is so peaceful you will have no choice but to relax upon your arrival. If you are here for vacation, work or a special occasion you picked the right spot.

Killarney Suite is just 2 miles away from Park Ave. We have our Saturday morning farmers market, the Winter Park scenic boat tour, the Morse Museum, Art Festivals and so much more. Park Ave. is the favorite locals spot for great restaurants, shopping or just taking a stroll.

We are located just 30 to 45 minutes to most of our great beaches. 30 minutes to all of our theme parks, Disney, Sea World, Universal etc.

If you are a golf enthusiast the Orlando area has many great courses to choose from.

My Husband Harry and I worked on private yachts for 14 years; Harry was the captain and I was the chef/stewardess. We traveled extensively through out the years and always looked forward to returning to our home in Winter Park. I hope that you will feel like ours is your home away from home too.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Lois Huffman
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
October 28, 2016
Call Owner

About Lois Huffman

My husband and I have been married 29 years. Harry has 2 children and I have 2 children. Combined we have 6 grandchildren all girls. We raised them all in Winter Park. We are a water oriented family. After the kids were all grownup Harry & I decided to change our lives and work on privately owned Yachts. Our friends thought we would only last a year. Well we lasted 14 years. We traveled all over the world from the islands of the Caribbean, the Greek islands, Vancouver, Montreal, France, Spain and more. We are now back home in Winter Park and loving it.

Lois Huffman purchased this studio in 1997

Why Lois Huffman chose Orlando

We purchased this property because Harry lived on Lake Killarney as a child and wanted to move back on the lake.

The house on the property was originally built in 1935 and was a bar. It was a hang out for Rollins College students. The house was not in good shape so we tore it down and Harry rebuilt.

What makes this studio unique

It is a very peaceful place with a beautiful lake view.

We love sitting out and just looking at the lake.


based on 24 traveler reviews

Perfect Winter Park Get Away For Two Overlooking Beautiful Lake Killarney
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews

5 star accomodation.

  • 5 of 5

What a lovely surprise we had when driving up to this lovely property. The studio is situated right on the shore of Lake Killarney and the outside area is stunning. We enjoyed taking our breakfast on the patio while watching life on the lake. I swam in the lovely warm lake and Lois and Harry were happy for us to use their canoe.

The interior is decorated to a high quality. There is plenty of cutlery and crockery. Although there isn't a cooker, a microwave and hot plate are provided, which were adequate for us. We loved the coffee machine with its selection of coffee capsules. The bed is very comfortable and the shower excellent. There are plenty of good quality towels. Lois and Harry even provide extra toiletries incase someone forgets anything. The little extras provided are another lovely aspect of this property.

There are a number of restaurants within easy walking distance, and we enjoyed meals at PJ Changs and The Cheesecake Factory. It is also easy to reach the I4 which was great for exploring this beautiful area of Florida.

We will definitely return to this property if we visit Florida again and I will recommend it to anyone staying in the area.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so pleased that you enjoyed Killarney Suite. We try to think of what we would like and need when we vacation and we try to supply extra items to help make it a little easier when our guests first arrive. Thank you so much for your great review of our place and we look forward to your return sometime in the near future. Lois
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Very impressed and enjoyed our trip! We'll be back

  • 5 of 5

We has a wonderful time. I wish our trip was longer than a weekend. We will 100% be back. Wonderful and adorable place.

  • Submitted: May 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Beautiful and serene

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful suite was well appointed and well located. It is serene, beautiful and as represented. Lois was helpful and accessible. Proximity to highways ,attractions and Winter Park was spot on! Can't wait to return. MES

  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Boston area, MA


  • 5 of 5

From the moment we arrived, we knew we booked a gem. Beautifully located on the lake, wonderfully appointed and convenient to Winter Park, we couldn't have asked for anything more. Lois and her husband were friendly, helpful and gave us our privacy. This felt like our own private 5 star resort. Will definitely stay there in the future.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Chanhassen, MN

Amazing in Every Way

  • 5 of 5

From the location on the lakefront to the amenities and designer touches both inside and out, we basked in luxury for four days. Fresh flowers, a Keurig machine and many coffees and teas, bottles of water, lovely soaps and linens and the most comfortable bed ever welcomed us. Lois and Harry greeted us when we arrived and live in the adjacent house, but we were afforded complete privacy throughout our stay. We enjoyed a bottle of champagne on the patio overlooking the lake while watching three precocious turtles who were perched on a rope in the water. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Apr 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Minneapolis MN

Happy guest

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in the lovely city of Winter Park was made even more enjoyable by our accommodations. The location was convenient & our hosts truly anticipated our every need with great style & luxury.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0


Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Orlando Internation Airport MCO
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Winter Park Golf club
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Winter Park Train station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Ski
Water Ski Lake Killarney
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
New Smyrna Bch.
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Northwest Orlando Studio Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.5%

If you book for a 2 or 3 week stay you will receive a 10% discount. You may also pay direct by check, just call me to work out the details.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Send a Message
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)


Northwest Orlando Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 450 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Lakefront
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • one private bathroom with shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • 1 Queen size bed open concept bedroom, living area, dining and kitchenette
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • kayaking
  • racquetball
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Partner Offers