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Relaxation at its Best at Tranquility Retreat

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Nature's light and color pour into this beautiful lakeside home.

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Last updated: 10/24/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

River Pointe house description

3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom / Pool Home

This lush landscaped lakefront home is nestled among stately palms and oaks. The expansive plantings provide privacy and beautiful secluded views of the lake and its abundant wildlife from the backyard courtyard, pool, and main living areas. Blue Heron, Ibis, Egrets, and Roseate Spoonbills are just a few of the birds that make daily appearances on our shores, while turtles, ducks, and squirrels come out to feed just beyond the pool area each evening on the wide expanse of lawn protected under towering oaks.

The interior of the home is light-filled and cheerfully painted in bold hues. The comfortable living area has bright woven carpets and art from around the world. There is bar seating with four stools near the cedar dining area overlooking the pool. The kitchen has new appliances, and every dish and service you will need for dinners in or outside on the patio. The laundry area with washer and dryer is conveniently located just off the kitchen. Entertainment is available from the stereo CD player, Cable TV with VCR/DVD player and wireless Internet.

In the master bedroom, you'll luxuriate in a king-sized bed, a walk- in closet, enjoy Cable TV, and an en-suite bath with shower. A small office area overlooking the pool is the perfect place to use the high-speed wireless Internet, or take your laptop to the pool and anywhere in the surrounding garden. A second bedroom in the front of the house has ivory beach hues with a queen-sized bed and walk-in closet while the third bedroom has Florida Beach-themed bedding on a king-sized bed with ample closet and bureau space. The two back bedrooms share the central bath with both tub and shower.

We know you will enjoy your stay at this lush garden home where Florida landscapes are seen from the inside out!

Pets: Yes-we welcome well-mannered pets!

Keywords: House, villa, lakefront property

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • VCR
          • Video Library

          Attractions

          • Cinemas
          • Health/Beauty Spa
          • Live Theater
          • Museums
          • Restaurants
          • Theme Parks
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

              • Fitness Center

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

                  • Lakefront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Parasailing
                  • Sailing
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Free Long Distance
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                  • Telephone
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator

                  Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Lanai / Gazebo
                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Payment Type

                  • Discover
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                      • Private Pool
                       

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                      Write a review 4.9
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                      This quality property speaks for itself!  We hope you will enjoy the comfort 
                      and benefit of reasonable pricing in this beautiful family home.
                      LOW: May 1 to Dec 15 .. $800/week | HIGH: Dec 16 to April 30 .. $1000/week.
                      Price inc. taxes/cleaning. Pook Heat - $50/week 
                      Property Damage Protection Insurance @ $49/stay
                      Minimum stay-7 days. Cancellations within 30 days of arrival-payable in full.
                      Non-refundable deposit of $150/wk due at reservation. Balance due 30 days before.
                      Contact by email.Include preferred dates, questions, and phone
                      

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                      Last updated: 10/24/2014
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                      Year Purchased: 2003

                      About: A note from Steve and Laurie: Having raised a family in South America while teaching internationally, we were naturally drawn to Southwest Florida’s tropical climate and serene beauty. We spent our first year on Ana Maria Island, and quickly grew used to our evening beach walks at sunset, weekend swims with dolphin sighting, and some of the best fishing in the country. As we moved out to explore the Boutique city of Sarasota with its artistic influence on museums, theater, and outstanding restaurants, we realized there was a great deal more to experience in the area. Our present home puts us right in the center of everything!

                      Why River Pointe:
                      Location, location! Our lakeside-boating community is beautiful, active and friendly. It is central to all the activities we enjoy: beach, bike riding, hiking, and boating to the West near the Island Intercoastal waterways; live music, art, upscale restaurants, and shopping at Saint Armonds and Sarasota to the South; international theater and sailing in Tampa to the North; and one of the best discount shopping areas for miles around in the Prime Outlets of Ellenton, just minutes away to the East!

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      We prefer the natural aspects of our community best! We have access to a boating ramp at the end of our street and can quickly be enjoying the beauty of the Manatee River and the Gulf of Mexico- a fisherman's paradise. Taking in the tranquil views of nature at Sunrise is a great way to start the day. A wide variety of magnificent shorebirds feed on the sunlit water, while playful ducks, squirrels, cardinals and jays vie for attention and seed treats on the wide expanse of lawn! Darting turtles will swim in droves and gather on the beach in hopes of a piece of action, as well. If you need a heavy dose of rest punctuate by outdoor adventures, cultural sightseeing and diverse cuisine, come to our unique home.


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                      • Nature's light and color pour into this beautiful lakeside home.

                        Nature's light and color pour into this beautiful lakeside home.

                      • Towering oaks and natural plantings offer privacy around the pool.

                        Towering oaks and natural plantings offer privacy around the pool.

                      • Follow the natural palm pathway to relaxation.

                        Follow the natural palm pathway to relaxation.

                      • Morning sunlight casts its glow on dining room and breakfast bar.

                        Morning sunlight casts its glow on dining room and breakfast bar.

                      • Let the cool tones of the master suite relax you to a sound sleep.

                        Let the cool tones of the master suite relax you to a sound sleep.

                      • Get to know the ibis, heron, turtles, and spoonbill; Tranquility Lakeside.

                        Get to know the ibis, heron, turtles, and spoonbill; Tranquility Lakeside.

                      • Private heated pool summer and winter!

                        Private heated pool summer and winter!

                      • Bright color, sunlit rooms, and art from around the world graces this property.

                        Bright color, sunlit rooms, and art from around the world graces this property.

                      • Upgraded appliances and every dish you'll need to create memorable meals.

                        Upgraded appliances and every dish you'll need to create memorable meals.

                      VRBO #255157

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                      This listing was first published here in 2009.

                      Date last modified - Friday, October 24, 2014

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                      3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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