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Enjoy the sun in the privacy of the fenced in yard with heated pool at this tastefully, fully equipped home! Have a drink at the outdoor dining table, or fix a meal on the gas BBQ. You might also chose to relax in the breezy, screened patio in this 3 bedroom, 2 bath home with completely modern facilities. The kitchen is fully equipped and has stainless steel appliances, the bathrooms have granite countertops, and there are state of the art laundry facilities in the spacious laundry room. The living room has a wireless audio docking system and a 47 inch, flatscreen HDTV, with a DVD player. Each bedroom also has a flat screen tv, including one with an X-box for the kids. Cable tv and wifi are provided. A large desk is available, along with a wireless printer and telephone with free long distance service in the USA and Canada. The 1600 sq. ft. (145 sq. m) house has beautiful oak floors throughout, as well as elegant touches such as crown molding. The design is open concept, with the living room, dining area and kitchen in the center of the house, and the 3 bedrooms surrounding the main room. French doors in the living room allow a view of the pool, and they open up onto the back patio. Two of the bedrooms have French doors leading out to the front screened patio. All bedrooms have large closets with plenty of storage space, as well as abundant cabinet space in the bathrooms. The King sized beds and extra long twin beds have ultra comfortable mattresses. Linens and towels are provided, including beach towels. The house is stocked with a good selection of dvds, books and games. The pool has an optional child safety fence available for installation upon request. Use the home as a comfortable base to explore the beautiful, sandy beaches of Ft. Lauderdale, with the nearest beach only 1 ½ miles away. Sample the numerous restaurants close by, which include a number of locally owned and unique fares. Visit the famous Las Olas Blvd. and downtown Ft. Lauderdale, go shopping at the area’s well known malls, enjoy local water sports, spas, and have easy access to supermarkets, banks, major chain stores and golf courses. Or drive 3 miles to highway 95 to access any of south Florida’s endless attractions, including Miami and South Beach, which are just a short drive away. This house is in an ideal location, situated in a quiet neighborhood, but just a few minutes away from everything!
Each bedroom has plenty of storage space with dressers, closets and bedside tables. There is a tv in each bedroom, and 2 rooms have a comfortable chair with a reading lamp. Two of the bedrooms have french doors onto the screened in patio, and bedroom 3 contains an Xbox game player. There is a baby crib available upon request....moreless
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Refundable Damage Deposit$500
Pet Fee$80 + tax
cleaning$130 + tax
Payment schedule: Immediate deposit of $500 needed to hold reservation. 50% of rent due 60 days prior to reservation, remaining 50% due 30 days prior. Check in 4 PM Check out 10 AM
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The house is 1 1/2 miles from the beautiful Ft. Laudurdale beaches. 5 miles away is the quaint shopping area of Las Olas Blvd. in downtown Ft. Lauderdale. Various boat tours are offered both in Ft. Lauderdale and Miami. Tours of the Everglades are 35 mins. away, and one of the countries largest outlet malls, Sawgrass Mills Mall, is a 15 mile drive. Downtown Miami is 35 miles south, as is South Beach. Key Largo can be reached in 1 1/2 hours. There are countless attractions all easily accessible from this location, as well as restaurants and businesses of every type within a short distance.
Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: I have lived in South Florida with my family for over 9 years. We've enjoyed the abundant wildlife and multiple attractions of the area. When we went on family vacations we often rented lovely homes through HomeAway and VRBO, so now that most of my children have left for college I decided to set up my own vacation rental and enjoy my time providing an inviting place for vacationers to stay. It was fun to find the perfect vacation house and to furnish it with attractive and comfortable furniture. I love the win-win concept of these types of rentals- both the guests and owners benefit. The guest spends less money than on a hotel, but gets far more privacy and amenities. The owner gets to have a personal touch with her rental home and maintain a high standard for guests.
I look forward to renting to both my fellow Americans and guests from abroad. My approach to assisting clients in meeting their needs is shaped by my unique background of having lived in multiple countries. Having lived in 3 different countries in Europe for over 13 years has shaped my approach in assisting guests in meeting their needs.This helped me understand the unique difficulties one faces when visiting a new place. I am easily available for questions during a guest’s visit, whether by email, text or phone. I will also give guests an introductory tour of the area if they wish!
Why the Owner Chose Oakland Park: South Florida is a wonderful place to live and visit. Ft. Lauderdale is a vibrant city with abundant restaurants, shopping and beautiful beaches. The house itself impressed me as the perfect place to stay while visiting the area. It has been well maintained and has been tastefully updated. The open concept design is perfect for a family or friends on vacation. The heated pool is in new condition, and has underwater lights for night enjoyment. It also has a child safety fence available on request. The bedrooms are large with plenty of storage. I knew the luxurious bathrooms would be inviting to guests. The quiet mid-century neighborhood is a quiet, friendly oasis in the midst of the vibrant city and all its offerings.