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Private Fenced-In Pool Home

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Private Pool
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Sleeps 8

Fully furnished with washer/dryer, fresh towels and linens. Very

open floor plan with extra large eat-in bay window kitchen. Extra large great room, 800 sq ft, tiled, 22 ft open ceiling.

Master bed (king)and bathroom with shower upstairs. Huge pool,new deck, gas grill, wood burning

outdoor firepit, cable tv, high speed internet (Wifi), dvd, stereo.

Cards and board games available. Free long distance including Canada.

Downstairs queen bed and double bed with twin bunk bed. Ceiling fans

everywhere, ice cold air conditioning. Great place to relax by the

pool and grill out on the large back deck surrounded by a completely

private fence. (This home was lived in and decorated by me

personally so I take very good care in maintaining and upkeep.)

More Details

Owner
jennifer ouellette
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 13, 2017

About jennifer ouellette

I'm a court reporter and full time mom and husband is a pilot.

jennifer ouellette purchased this house in 2001

Why jennifer ouellette chose Florida

We only have this one property and we live about 20 min away and can be attentive to every detail. We lived in this house, which I bought from my parents. I have a special attachment to this home and feel so blessed to be able to share it with our guests.

What makes this house unique

The open feel and extremely high ceilings makes this house very unique to the neighborhood. When you walk in the front door, it's amazing how impressive the area and layout is. People always tell me the photos do not do it justice. The fenced-in back garden is very private and perfect for families with pets.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks so much. We enjoyed the house and pool during Leesburg Bikefest. Plenty of room for our large family, great deck with garden lights. Nice! We will definitely be back! Dennis crystal tracy Fred
May 2014
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Amenities

Inverness Highlands South House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Rural ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • two full bathrooms. tub and large shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , full bed with twin bunk and portable pack and play/sheets
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Large pool, gas grill, wood burning outdoor firepit. Lots of space. Cable tv, high speed internet, (Wifi) sleeps up to 8 people. All cooking utensils and dishes provided, toaster, coffee pot, slow cooker, microwave. FREE local and long distance calls including Canada with high speed internet connection. (Wifi) Walking/Biking trails within walking distance.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

Private Fenced-In Pool Home
average rating of 4.894737 based on 25 reviews
goderich, ontario, canada
5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in this house. It's very spacious and the back yard is private and relaxing. There is everything you need in the kitchen. Jennifer and Eric were very welcoming and helpful. Inverness is a great place to stay. Beautiful walking trails and lots of great restaurants. We really enjoyed it. Thank you !!

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Really enjoyed this family. Having them down for six weeks and miss them already. So glad to know you found your way around and discovered all the area has to offer. The paved biking trails which were once train tracks are endless and within walking distance and the restaurants are unique as well as lots of chain types to choose from.
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Thanksgiving Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We were looking for a cozy place to spend the holiday with family that lived in the area. Found the place on HomeAway and made the decision based on the photo's. We were happy that the photo's were recent and the home was well represented and accurately described. The open floor plan was perfect for what we were using it for. All the appliances were fully functional and there were many 'extras' that came in handy. We loved the surprise that our host left for us upon arriving. The only negative the entire trip was it was too chilly to use the pool, and it was crystal clear! We plan on coming back!!

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Was so great to hear all the positives. November in Florida is a great month. Plenty of sun and low humidity. With temperatures dipping down at night then going back into the 80's during the day the pool feels as cool and refreshing as the natural springs nearby. Invigorating for sure.
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5

Lovely, spacious home

  • 5 of 5

Enjoyed our month here very much. It felt like home. The house is spacious and comfortable and the back yard is so private and relaxing. We loved sunbathing on the deck and swimming in the large pool. It was very helpful that this home has an office area with a desk because we work from home. This was our first time in Citrus County and we really fell in love with the area, especially the Withlacoochee Trail, the Florida Artists Gallery, and Rainbow Springs State Park. We felt that the owners of this property have an exceptional sense of how a vacation rental should be run. And we are so thankful they welcomed our dogs!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Just so blown away to get such wonderful remarks. I'm so glad you enjoyed our home and citrus and surrounding counties. It really is a hidden gem. The month went by too fast and we look forward to having you all back, furry paws included always.
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5

Family bonding rrip

  • 5 of 5

This home was the perfect choice for our family. My wife and I were on our anniversary and this was the area we met. My wife walked in and fell in love with the house immediately. It felt like we were home. The owners are awesome and easy to work with. It was a perfect weekend!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wonderful family. So glad you picked us!
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5

Amazing stay

  • 5 of 5

Two families with 4 children (2 8 yr olds and 2 10 yr olds) and 4 adults stayed here and we had plenty of room. The home was very clean and just as listed on site. The deck is wonderful and plenty of seating. Comfortable bedding. The decorating is just beautiful. There was just one little thing we noticed when we arrived and brought it to Jennifers attention which she responded to immediately. We loved the home and had no problems whatsoever and will return again.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: This group was wonderful and I could not even tell they were there. Very clean group and so friendly. When they pointed out the problem with the pool steps, we replaced them immediately since they had been reinforced and we had a new backup in our storage unit. Thanks so much.
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5

Very Clean and Spacious

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and plenty of room for the whole family. Enjoyed relaxing on the deck while the kids played in the pool. Jennifer was wonderful to rent from. Very kind and helpful. Definetly would recommend this home to anyone looking to vacation in the area.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So great to hear. Thanks so much.
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Rates & Availability

Inverness Highlands South House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Year Round Rates
Aug 28 2016 - Aug 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
$850
$2,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$850
$2,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250

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Map

Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* antiques.

* shopping.

* quaint restaurants.

* walking/biking trails.

* not far from major attractions.

Top Thing to do in Budget:.....

Top Thing to do in Family:.....

Very close to historic downtown Inverness. Approximately 2 miles from Citrus Memorial Hospital. Excellent variety of golf courses. Citrus Hills, Skyview, Black Diamond. 25 minutes to the Gulf of Mexico, Canyons Ziplines within an hour, Go Karts within 25 minutes.

world famous scuba diving, World famous tarpon fishing in the

Homosassa flats, deep sea fishing, kayak, canoe and boat rentals,

etc. Room to park a boat/trailer. Rainbow River, Kings Bay springs, Ft. Island Gulf Beach and of course manatees. All kinds of nature.

About an hour to Disney area attractions, hour to Bush Gardens and

Tampa area/beaches. Close to many lakes and within walking distance

to paved biking/walking trails. Bike rentals. Gorgeous west coast

sunsets. Ft. Island Gulf Beach within our county and Kings Bay for manatee tours.

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