Verified Review icon 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 pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Beautiful Tropical Pool Home with Your Own Private Water Park and Pavillion

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 2 full bathrooms, sleeps 9

This fantastic pool home features your own private, mini-water park with a cave/grotto covering a circular, jetted spa with a waterfall cascading over the poolside entrance. An enclosed tubular water slide wraps around the cavern and empties into the pool in front of the waterfall. There is a huge enclosed pavillion area with wood decking and an array of casual seating cooled by overhead fans. At one end of the pavillion is an outdoor wet bar with stainless Jenn-Air BBQ gas grill, fridge and sink ready for you to pour a favorite beverage, prepare a snack or BBQ. The entire pool area looks spectacular as it is lit up at night. You will spend 90% of your time in the pool or lounging and sunbathing around the beautifully landscaped deck area. This truly can be your family's own 'Slice of Paradise'. Contact us today for more information and to book your vacation of a lifetime!

Amenities Abound in this 'Slice of Paradise'!: This beautiful home has been exquisitely remodeled both inside & out. The home has seating for twelve in the open dining and kitchen area which is beautifully furnished. The fully equipped kitchen has all new appliances,& granite counter tops. The master bedroom had a queen size suite while the second bedroom has a modified bunk bed with twin size on the upper level & full size on the lower level. The third bedroom has a queen size bed and the second bathroom has a tub/shower combination. The TV/family room features an entertainment center with cable TV & stereo CD player, a convertible, queen size sleeper sofa and also has a faux fireplace. Free WIFI is also included. The home is located in a quiet, residential neighborhood nestled between several golf courses and is just 15 minutes from either Fort Lauderdale beach or Dania beach. For the shoppers, the world-famous Sawgrass Mills Outlet Mall is just 15 minutes west.

During the cooler winter season the pool, spa and waterfall can be heated for a small additional fee if desired.

Golf:

Two great golf courses are nearby - Jacaranda Country Club with two recently completely renovated 18 hole courses and the beautiful Plantation Preserve Golf Course which opened in 2006 both within a ten minute drive.

More Details

Owner
Mark
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 27, 2017

Why Mark chose Greater Fort Lauderdale

Unique......

What makes this house unique

Please read some of our reviews....

Guestbook comments from the owner

Review Submitted: October 14, 2011 Date of Stay: July 2011

This is from our Guest Register:

This house has everything needed to enjoy the vacation week. Every family member that came to visit while here was amazed by the whole house. Wish we could stay longer but back to Philly we go! Thank you for the use of this wonderful home. We give our stay five stars.
Jul 2011
  • 1 of 10

Amenities

Plantation House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • 10 pm. noise curfew and use of waterfall and slide.
Location Type:
  • Town
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • 3 bedrooms, sleeps 9. The sofa bed located in the TV / Family room is queen size and sleeps 2. Second bedroom has modified bunk bed with double bed on lower level and twin size on the upper level.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 12 garden chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Fort Lauderdale is known as the Venice of America. Water and the tropical warm weather is the theme here. From waterparks to one of the best beaches in Florida, we have it all. Close by are golf courses, tennis courts, shopping malls, boat rentals, scuba/snorkeling, deep sea fishing, Everglades airboat rides, surfing and of course swimming. Many entertainment venues are here such as the theaters, casinos and all kinds of sports - Florida Marlins baseball, Miami Dolphins football, Florida Panthers hockey & Miami Heat basketball.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

Beautiful Tropical Pool Home with Your Own Private Water Park and Pavillion
average rating of 4.7826085 based on 33 reviews
5

Perfect for Families with Young Kiddos!

  • 5 of 5

We brought our almost 3 year old and 10 month old to spend some time in the sunshine. This home could not have been more perfect for our girls. Its hard to see in the photos, but the top of the waterfall is actually a small splash pad that was perfect for our 10 month old. Our 3 year old could touch the bottom of the jetted tub and loved splashing around in there all day. It was great to be in the water while also being in the shade. We spent the whole time in the backyard and can't wait to go back.

We were also extremely impressed with how incredibly clean the property was, inside and out, as well as how well maintained everything is.

Tip: Take advantage of Walmart's online grocery pick up. Order your groceries and pay before heading to the house, then simply pull up outside and have your groceries brought to your car. We ordered sunscreen, diapers, meals, snacks and alcohol. Made it easy to enjoy the house as soon as we arrived.

As the other reviewers have said, Mark was fabulous to work with and was very accommodating. Per his suggestion, we spent an afternoon at Dania Beach Oceanpark. Was a nice little beach, not crowded, good for families. We can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Sarah, Thank you for staying at our property. So glad you and your family had a nice time and hope you will come back and stay with us again. Thank you for your nice comments and very nice review about your vacation experience. Mark
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Awesome stay!

  • 5 of 5

These pictures do NOT do justice to this place!! We thought the slide would be fun for our little ones, but it was fun for the whole family. The back is a mix between a tropical resort and water park. We had a blast! And there was plenty of room to eat our meals outside. There was plenty of shady areas for those who wanted, as well as places to lay out in the sun. The back was very secluded and private.

The house was very spacious, and had plenty of room for our family of nine. The beds were comfortable, and everything was provided, including an office space and various eating areas. Even little details like playing cards, books and magazines to read, toiletries, a cooler for trips, a stroller, a shopping carrier, and typical kitchen essentials, like various spices. It was obvious that a lot of thought went into making guests comfortable during their stay.

This was our best vacation ever, and we look forward to returning!

  • Submitted: Jan 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your wonderful review about our property and your vacation experience. Glad you had a great time. Hope you will come back again sometime in the future. Thank you, Mark
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0
Woodbridge, VA
5

Can't wait to go back:)

  • 5 of 5

I can't begin to describe how awesome the experience was from start to finish. Mark was so attentive from the beginning process to rent the home until the end. The home is spacious, clean, fully furnished, and the backyard is AWESOME:) You will spend the majority of the time outside enjoying the pool, barbecue grill, etc. You can't ask for more. The neighborhood is so calm, peaceful and secure. Everything is nearby. The beaches are about a 15-20 minute drive, depending where you go. Miami about 30 minutes away without traffic. So if you are staying at this house you will have to drive to go to the beach, but that's nothing compared to the home you will be renting. If you are thinking about renting this property, think no more. It's worth every penny:) Plus, Mark was wonderful (even after the neighbors called him to complain about the kids making too much noise the first day we got there). Please note that we didn't have any problems with the neighbors the entire week that we were there, so please don't think that the neighbors were the problem. Our kids were the problem:):) they were too excited the first day we got there and stayed up until 2:30am, so they were really loud and I don't blame the neighbors. Bottom line, if you are wondering about this property, THINK NO MORE!!! other Florida homes may have pools, but this one was a lot better with the slide, sitting area outside, grill. We will definitely be back again. Thanks so much Mark for everything!

  • Submitted: Aug 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello, Your welcome and thanks so much for your wonderful review. I can't believe your kids stayed up till 2:30 in the morning......... Wow, they really were excited about being there.... and of course with the pool, the slide and the waterfall etc. it's easy to understand their excitement. It was like having their own private water park. I'm very glad you had a great time, and hope you will come back again. Thanks again for your kind words and your great review about your vacation experience at our property. Mark
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Amherst, New York
5

Great place for young family to "take the show on the road"

  • 5 of 5

Pros:

House is good for cooking, eating, pool-time and in a quiet and good neighborhood. The nearby park was fantastic for our little-ones. Driving into FLL was easy-peasy. As mentioned many times above, Mark provides excellent service and his responsiveness is actually one of the reasons we picked this place.

Cons:

Just small things. We had a grill issue that took some time to fix, the pool temp could have been a bit higher, etc. Nothing to stop us from returning. Very satisfied and highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us and for your very nice review. Glad you had a great time and were able to enjoy not only the house but the neighborhood as well. Thank you for your comments on our level of service. We strive to provide this for all of our guests. Very nice meeting you and your family. Hope you will come back again some time in the future. Mark
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
New York
5

Great Place

  • 5 of 5

We stayed last summer at Mark's place. He was very friendly and responsive to any questions or requests we had. The house was amazing and the backyard area with the pool, slide and bbq area was our favorite area to hang out. Thanks Mark

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Relaxing and private retreat

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this lovely property. It was a welcome break from winter. Mark was very responsive to any questions and concerns during our stay. Thanks for sharing your home with us.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying at our property and sharing your thoughts. Glad you had a nice time here in South Florida visiting our vacation home and were able to get away from the cold for a little while. Please come back and visit with us again when you have more time. Thank you. Mark
Did you find this review helpful?
1 0

Map

Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Fort Lauderdale International
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Amtrak and Metro Rail
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-95 , The Florida Turnpike, St. Road 7/441
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many - American, Cuban, Mexican, Italian
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Fort Lauderdale or Dania Beach
Car: necessary

Photos

Rates & Availability

Plantation House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Summer Season
Jun 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$245
From
$290
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,715
$6,454
 
 
September-October
Sep 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$205
From
$250
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,435
$5,550
 
 
Fall Season
Nov 1 2017 - Dec 31 2017
3 night minimum stay
$245
From
$290
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,715
$6,455
 
 
Winter 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Apr 30 2018
3 night minimum stay
$280
From
$325
Fri,Sat,Sun
$1,960
$7,200
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.0%

Monthly Rentals are welcome.

Responsible person must be at least 25 years old. No Spring Breakers or party groups please. This is a quiet residential neighborhood.

Extra person above 9, please add $100 for each additional.

No smoking inside the home, automatic forfeiture of security deposit applies.

**** For film & video production shoots - Call directly for availability and fee per day.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
Contact Owner
Available
Unavailable

You might like these similar properties