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Beautiful Designer Home on Championship Golf Course W/4 Seat Golf Cart

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Last updated: 08/29/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-31 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Magnificent views from our beautiful 2200+ sf stretched designer home located on the first hole of the Laurel Valley Arnold Palmer Championship 27 hole golf course. It is just a very short walk from our home to the Arnold Palmer club house/ practice facility that includes a driving range, putting and chipping greens and great restaurant. Also within a short walking distance is the Bridgeport Recreational Center with bocce courts, tennis courts, pool, shuffle board, horse shoes, card room, meeting rooms and pool tables in addition to the adult (over 30) Winifred pool.
The Villages is a fully golf cart accessible community and our home comes with a 4 seat gas powered golf cart with side curtains for those cool nights. We are less than a 10 minute golf cart ride to Lake Sumter Landing downtown that features some great restaurants (Panera Bread, Codys, Too Jays Deli, Starbucks, Fridays, Red Sauce, etc) movie theatre, nightly music and dancing in the square, Barnes and Noble book store and lots of shopping. We are also a 10 minute golf cart ride in the other direction to the Southern Trace shopping plaza that includes a Publix, Walmart and more restaurants.
The home is a split floor plan with the master suite with a king size bed, 2 huge walk in closets and a large master bath. The guest side of the home has a guest bedroom with a queen size bed and an office/3rd bedroom with a full bath between the two rooms. There is a couch in the office that pulls out to make a full size bed. Home sleeps 6 not including the pull out sofa in the living room . Linens, bath towels, beach towels and initial consumables (bath soap, toilet paper, dish detergent, napkins, paper plates, laundry detergent, etc) is included. There is also a washer and dryer, iron and ironing board in the laundry room with solar tubes and 1 ½ car garage.
The dining room/living room features a beautiful glass top table with seating for 6 and a large leather sectional with a pull out bed. The living room also has an entertainment center with a TV and DVD player. The kitchen is fully equipped with plenty of cabinets, microwave, electric range and oven, dishwasher, toaster, coffee maker, pots, pans, place setting for 12+, utensils, breakfast bar with 2 bar stools and a glass top table with seating for 4.
There is also a large table and seating for 6 in the lanai overlooking the golf course and undeveloped land beyond for a very private setting. The lanai has a new tile floor and sun shades. A gas grill piped to the home gas service is also included so no need to fill a propane tank.
We also have a men’s and women’s bicycles and helmets, a set of women’s golf clubs, a set of men’s left handed golf clubs.
The rent includes high speed wireless internet.


Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms


  • DVD Player


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Golf Course Front:

    Our home is located on the first hole of the Arnold Palmer Championship 27 hole golf course....moreless

  • Golf Course View:

    Our back yard looks onto the first hole of the Arnold Palmer Championship 27 hole golf course....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan 1 - May 31, 2016
31 night min stay


Discounts: 31 nights or more: $150 Nightly

Jun 1 - Aug 31, 2016
31 night min stay


Discounts: 31 nights or more: $117 Nightly

Sep 1 - Dec 31, 2016
31 night min stay


Discounts: 31 nights or more: $133 Nightly

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

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 9%


Pets are not allowed. Renters are responsible for final cleaning and checking out procedures. Information sheet as t checking in and out will be provided. Check in time is 4 PM on day or arrival and check out time is 11 AM on day of departure.

Rates are subject to change until dates are confirmed. A refundable security deposit of $1,000 is required to reserve dates. Monthly rent is payable in full a minimum of 60 days in advance of arrival date.

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Last updated: 08/29/2015
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60 Miles
Nearest Airport
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
many bars within
20 Metres
Nearest Golf
Arnold Palmer Championship 27 Holes
2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
many restaurants within

Car: Necessary

The Villages is conveniently located in central Florida just an hour north of Orlando. The Villages is the largest 55 and over adult community in the country and is commonly referred to as a Disney Land for adults. It spreads across 3 counties and includes two on site down towns with a third down town currently under construction. Each down town includes shopping, restaurants, movie theaters, nightly music and dancing. You can access any part of the Villages by golf cart so you do not even need a car to go shopping at stores like Wallmart, Lowes, Publix, Sweetbay, and also all kinds of restaurants including Olive Garden, Outback, Cody's, Fridays, Paneara, etc.

The amenities and activities located on site include 10 championship golf courses with all but one including 27 holes, approximately 30 executive golf courses which you can play for free with a Villages ID, tons of recreational centers with pools, shuffle board, pickle ball courts, tennis courts, horse shoe pits, meeting rooms, pool tables, on site polo matches, and more all of which is also accessible by golf cart.

The various neighborhoods are referred to as villages. Our home is located in one of the most sought after villages called the village of Winifred due to its central location and being located on the first hole of the Arnold Palmer Championship Golf course. It is professionally landscaped and maintained.

There is so much to do and the people are very friendly. The Villages really is America's friendliest home town.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Sharon and I enjoy an active lifestyle and have always talked about purchasing a home in a warm climate as we live in Lynnfield MA and could use a break form the cold winters. The Villages is the perfect place for us to enjoy out activities like golf, pickle ball, walking, bike riding, etc all year long.

Why the Owner Chose Winifred:
We visited the Villages in 2005 with no intention of buying a second home but we fell in love the Villages because of all of the activities, clubs, golfing, ability to access amenities by walking or golf cart and the friendly atmosphere. When we found this home with its perfect location and private back yard view to the golf course we couldn't pass it up. We purchased this home in 2005 and furnished it for our personal use and this is the first year we have decide to rent it.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The location of this home and the view out the back onto the golf course and acres and acres of undeveloped land beyond was just too much for us to pass up. Being able to walk to the driving range, putting green, restaurant, pools, activity centers was just and added bonus.

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  • Front View

    Front View

  • View From Lanai

    View From Lanai

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Kitchen


  • Dining Room/Living Room/Kitchen

    Dining Room/Living Room/Kitchen

  • Master Bed Room

    Master Bed Room

  • Master Bath Sinks

    Master Bath Sinks

  • Guest Bathroom

    Guest Bathroom

  • Office/3rd Bedroom

    Office/3rd Bedroom

  • Laundry Room

    Laundry Room

  • Mens Bike

    Mens Bike

  • View From Lanai

    View From Lanai

  • Front Walkway

    Front Walkway

  • Living Room/Dining Room/Lanai

    Living Room/Dining Room/Lanai

  • Dining Room

    Dining Room

  • Breakfast Bar/Kitchen

    Breakfast Bar/Kitchen

  • Kitchen Table

    Kitchen Table

  • Master Bed Room

    Master Bed Room

  • Guest Bedroom

    Guest Bedroom

  • Office/3rd Bedroom

    Office/3rd Bedroom

  • Golf Cart

    Golf Cart

  • Lanai


  • Women's Bike

    Women's Bike

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