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Lovely Home in a Top Rated Community - Pool & Golfing Nearby

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Last updated: 03/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:13 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This beautifully furnished house comes equipped all the amenities you need to feel at home away from home. Its location in a 5-star retirement community adds social opportunities as well as access to recreational facilities like two beautiful heated swimming pools w/huge sundeck, heated spa, exercise facilities, 12 shuffleboard courts, 2 tennis courts, fishing in a stocked on-site lake w/docks, 6 organized men's and women's golf leagues, billiards room, 6 horseshoe pits & clubhouse w/dance floor & multiple organized dinners and trips to sign up for.

The central location provides a wide choice of major theme parks within a short car ride. The nearby community gives you local shopping--including Walmart superstore, Bealls, thrift stores, antique stores and much more plus restaurants at very affordable prices. There are nearby medical services, a 10 movie theater, bowling, library, churches and a community park.

A pleasant house in a pleasant community for relaxation or to rest for the next day's attractions and activities. See Forest Lake Estates website for more information (forestlake-estates).

Please note that the den has a pull-out sofa bed and 1/2 bathroom (sink and toilet). Master bedroom has walk-in closet and private bathroom with bathtub, shower, toilet & sink. New cherry laminate wood floors installed throughout home and new flat screen TV and fridge with ice maker recently installed.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    40...moreless

  • Senior Adults Only Community:

    40+ ...moreless

  • Not Suitable For Children:

    Adults only community-40+ Children and grandchildren can visit for the day but no overnights allowed and this is strictly enforced by the park...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Park allows a maximum of two pets with a combined weight of no more than 40 lbs. They must be well behaved and up to date with their shots. ...moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    No smoking in house--only in screen room....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1

    has walk-in closet and full bathroom ...moreless

  • Bedroom/Den 2: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Contains a pull-out sofa bed & half bath w/ toilet & sink...moreless

  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Coffeemaker, Toaster, Queen-sized bed in Master Bedroom, Well-behaved, small pets allowed, SMOKING PERMITTED IN SCREEN ROOM ONLY PLEASE, Visit Forest Lake Estates website for more pictures & information on community & activities (forestlake-estates), No problems with cell phone reception. Cherry wood laminate floors installed....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Free to borrow from park clubhouse. There's also a lovely nearby library....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable TV ...moreless

  • Television:

    New Flat-screen TV in living room...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Free movies, books and magazines available to borrow from clubhouse library....moreless

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Also dining table and chairs in screen room that seat at least 4 people....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Internet:

    hard line modem and wifi...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Flat screen tv with cable ...moreless

  • Parking:

    on street or in driveway...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    In driveway...moreless

  • Telephone:

    No problem with cell phone reception. If you desire a land line there is a line installed but you'll need to activate it and pay for service directly with the phone company....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In Unit...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Also includes a George Forman type grill, toaster, microwave, all pots and pans, dishes, utensils, coffeemaker, teapot....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    We stock the house with basic items to get you started like toilet paper, dish liquid, garbage bags, laundry detergent, soap, paper napkins, etc. and ask you to kindly replenish for next guests....moreless

Outside

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Regular barbeques at the park clubhouse with entertainment for an extremely low cost. Just sign up for upcoming events at the clubhouse....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Two beautiful, clean pools to choose from with lounge chairs and also hot tub. ...moreless

  • Heated Pool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2015
13 night min stay

$560 $1,800
May-Oct.
May 1 - Oct 31, 2015
13 night min stay

$500 $1,700
Fall
Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2015
13 night min stay

$560 $1,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • One time bkgrd check $50
  • Cleaning Fee-one time $125
  • Third 40+ adult per wk $160
  • Util per wk $75
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

This is an adults only community. Park regulations changed recently to only allow rental guests who are 40+. Visitors can have family/grandchildren come for a day visit but they cannot sleep over at the house. Sorry about that.

Background check is req'd by park house is in (ages 40+ only per pk rules). When you want to reserve we'll email you an application to send to park along w/ check to them for $50. Upon approval (takes a few days) we will secure a 20% deposit of rental amt. + any fees. You pay rent to our rental agent when you arrive at house & he refunds your dep. at end of your stay after walk-through.


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Calendar

Last updated: 03/25/2015
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Location

Car: Recommended

Club House Social Activities, 10 Movie Theater In Town, Close to Beaches, Disneyworld, MGM Studios, Busch Gardens, Universal Studios, Medieval Times, Seaworld, Festivals - including Annual Strawberry Festival, 2 Heated Pools, Jacuzzi, Stocked Fishing Lake with Docks, Tennis and Shuffleboard Courts, Clubhouse with Dance Floor & Regularly Scheduled Entertainment & Events, Horseshoe Pits, Huge Sundeck, Billiards Room, Clubhouse Library w/ Books, Magazines, 10 Golf Courses Nearby, Stocked Fishing Lake On Property, Tampa Bay Buccaneers Football, Antique shops in City, 2 shopping malls in town, 27 miles to Tampa.

 

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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Another view from front of house.

    Another view from front of house.

  • View of screened in porch from outside.

    View of screened in porch from outside.

  • Washer and dryer in laundry room which is behind screen room attached to house.

    Washer and dryer in laundry room which is behind screen room attached to house.

  • Another view of bedroom.

    Another view of bedroom.

  • Living room and dining area.

    Living room and dining area.

  • Beautiful heated pool at the clubhouse

    Beautiful heated pool at the clubhouse

  • Kitchen with all the comforts of home.

    Kitchen with all the comforts of home.

  • Den with pull-out sofa bed and half bathroom.

    Den with pull-out sofa bed and half bathroom.

  • Swimming pool at sunset next to clubhouse.

    Swimming pool at sunset next to clubhouse.

  • Pool area decorated for Christmas.

    Pool area decorated for Christmas.

  • Front of house.  Can park your car in driveway or on street

    Front of house. Can park your car in driveway or on street

  • Screened in room next to house. Behind closed door is laundry room.

    Screened in room next to house. Behind closed door is laundry room.

  • Bedroom with walk in closet, full bathroom.

    Bedroom with walk in closet, full bathroom.

  • Living room, dining room and master bedroom in background.

    Living room, dining room and master bedroom in background.

  • Another view of living room.

    Another view of living room.

  • Another view of living room with kitchen and dining area in background.

    Another view of living room with kitchen and dining area in background.

  • Another view of kitchen.

    Another view of kitchen.

  • Another view of den with pull out sofa bed and half bathroom.

    Another view of den with pull out sofa bed and half bathroom.

  • Entrance to park where house is in.

    Entrance to park where house is in.

  • Inside clubhouse.  Many events, dinners, bingo, trips you can sign up for.

    Inside clubhouse. Many events, dinners, bingo, trips you can sign up for.

VRBO #12473

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  • Sleeps
    3
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2002
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 03/25/2015
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(718) 726-3843 (New York, USA)

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