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Hibiscus Chateau--Waterfront, Southern Exposure Heated Pool/Spa--South Gulf Cove

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Brick paver driveway and walk lead to double front door

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Last updated: 08/18/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Port Charlotte villa description

We have built an awesome home in a fantastic setting and we want to share it with you. Upon your arrival, you'll know that you're in for a treat. A brick paver driveway and walkway lead to an inviting glass double door. Upon entering that door, the welcoming entryway opens up to the spacious great room and its soaring coffered ceiling. The great room is also open to a spectacular kitchen and dining area. You'll enjoy the view of the fully screened brick paver lanai, heated pool, and spa. Zero corner sliders in the great room and dining room disappear to completely open the living area up to the lanai. This sensational feature allows for the perfect blending of outdoor and indoor living. The beautiful pool is 13x26 and includes a sunshelf that is ideal for sunning and for the little ones. The home offers three bedrooms, each with its own bathroom, plus a den with a queen-sized sofa sleeper. With tasteful 18x18 tile floors extending throughout the home, exquisite granite countertops in the kitchen, all bathrooms, and even the laundry room, the zero corner sliders, three beautiful coffered ceilings, and the saltwater pool and spa, this is the ideal Florida lifestyle experience!

The house is beautiful and brand new.

The home is set on a southern exposure lot so you'll get plenty of that famous Florida sun. The canal we're on is a short boat ride away from the river and Charlotte Harbor, which leads directly into the Gulf of Mexico.

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Villa
  • 2112 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            Great sunshelf feature in the pool for the littlest ones. It's like a kiddie pool within the big pool. There's a safety fence for when the pool is not in use, too....moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Contact us regarding pets....moreless

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Master bedroom: 1 king

            Beautiful bedroom with sliders directly onto lanai....moreless

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            BR 2 has sliders to directly access the lanai, too....moreless

          • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

            BR 3 has its own private bathroom....moreless

          • Den: 1 queen

            The den has a sofa sleeper with a queen mattress....moreless

          • The bedrooms are set up with the master bedroom on the right side of the home and the other two bedrooms on the left side. The two bedrooms on the left side are separated by one of the three bathrooms. The master has a king-sized bed. BR2 and BR3 have queen-sized beds. Each bedroom has its own bathroom....moreless

          Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

          • Master bathroom: toilet, shower

            Two vanities, granite counters, beautiful tile, huge shower ...moreless

          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

            Another walk-in shower. Beautiful throughout....moreless

          • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

            Bath 3 has a tiled tub/shower for those who prefer a bath....moreless

          • The bathrooms all have gorgeous granite countertops with undermount sinks. Tubs, showers, and lavatories all have upgraded, polished nickel Delta faucets and valves. The tile work is outstanding throughout. The master bathroom walk-in shower is stunning....moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            Kitchen has beautiful dark maple cabinets with 42' uppers and upgraded handles. Fully stocked with dishes, silverware, cookware, and everything you need to for prepare your meals and dine....moreless

          • Dining:

            There is a wonderful dining area inside, plus seating for 4 at the island, but you may wish to take many of your meals onto the fantastic lanai and enjoy them outside....moreless

          • Pantry Items:

            Paper goods and basic cooking staples are provided....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            Stainless steel side-by-side....moreless

          • Dining Area Seats:

            6...moreless

          • Coffee Maker
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 6 people

          Amenities

          • Living Room:

            Stunning great room with views to the pool and canal....moreless

          • Garage:

            Oversized two-car garage with electric opener....moreless

          • Towels Provided:

            Kitchen, bath, and beach towels are provided....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Bedding and linens are provided....moreless

          • Parking:

            Private driveway....moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Iron & Board

          Entertainment

          • DVD Player:

            Great room TV has a Blu-Ray player connected, so bring your favorites or rent them nearby....moreless

          • Television:

            Living room - 50' LED. Lanai - 42' LED. Master bedroom - 24' LED...moreless

          • Games:

            We have playing cards and a small selection of games....moreless

          • Books:

            A small library of books for all ages is available. ...moreless

          Communications

              • Internet:

                Wireless internet provided. Bring your laptop, tablet, or smart phone....moreless

              Pool & Spa

              • Private Pool:

                13x26 pool with sunshelf feature--great for sunning and great for the little ones! There's also a fabulous spa connected to the pool. Safety fence, too....moreless

              Outdoor Features

              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                Very large, screened lanai with furniture for dining, entertaining by the TV, and sunning on the chaise lounges. ...moreless

              • Golf:

                Golf courses abound. You'll find many courses within a short drive to challenge your abilities....moreless

              • Boat:

                Boat rentals or charter excursions are available close by....moreless

              • Water Sports Gear:

                Pool toys are provided for fun times in the pool....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                An infrared grill is available on the lanai....moreless

              Location & View

                  • Waterfront:

                    Located on a south-facing saltwater canal lot with one bridge to Charlotte Harbor, the Myakka River, and the Gulf of Mexico....moreless

                  Activities

                  • Churches
                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Parasailing
                  • Paragliding
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Tennis
                  • Kayaking
                  • Sailing
                  • Swimming
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Cycling
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Playground
                  • Restaurants
                  • Library
                  • Marina
                  • Synagogues
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Festivals
                  • Recreation Center
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Boating
                  • Shelling
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Antiquing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Fishing
                   

                  Reviews

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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Late spring, summer, fall
                  May 1 - Oct 31, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $995 $3,200
                  Early winter
                  Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,095 $3,600
                  Christmas week
                  Dec 20 - Dec 26, 2014
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,395
                  flat fee
                  Winter 2015
                  Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,195 $3,900
                  Late spring, summer, fall 2015
                  May 1 - Oct 31, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,095 $3,500
                  Early winter 2015
                  Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,195 $3,900
                  Winter 2016
                  Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2016
                  7 night min stay

                  $1,295 $4,200
                  My Standard Rate
                  7 night min stay

                  $995 $3,200
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                  • Cleaning $100 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 12%

                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 08/18/2014
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                  Location

                  • Pig N Whistle

                    "Excellent spot for a wonderful dinner, and it's less than five minutes away!"

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                  • Charlotte Harbor Preserve State Park

                  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

                    "A wide variety of botanical beauty. A little less than an hour away in south Sarasota."

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                  • South Beach

                    "Fantastic beach, with lots of shops nearby to explore. "

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                  • Fishermen's Village

                    "Fun place to visit, with lots of restaurants and shops. Beautiful views across Charlotte Har..."

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                  • Mama's Italian Restaurant

                    "Great food!"

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                  • The Perfect Caper

                    "Outstanding dining experience. "

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                  • Englewood Beach

                    "Beautiful beaches in Englewood with lots of great shelling."

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                  • Siesta Key Beach

                    "Unbelievable powdery white sand beach. Gorgeous!"

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                  Car: Necessary

                  Some of the most beautiful beaches anywhere are within a 30 minute drive. Shelling, swimming, sunning, and shark tooth collecting are all fun and relaxing.

                  If you're a golfer, you will find many fantastic courses, also within 30 minutes. Four championship courses are nearby, and there's one that offers 24-hour tee times using floodlights! They all rent equipment and players of all ages are welcome.

                  For fishermen, you can indulge your passion right in the backyard, rent a boat for more serious sessions, or go on one of the many area daily charters.

                  Restaurants abound, and several great alternatives are nearby. We'll be happy to give you our recommendations, and there's a list of some of our favorites in the house.

                  For the shopper, Port Charlotte has all of the recognized name stores, plus local specialty shops. Nearby Punta Gorda is another source for great shopping alternatives. A large Publix grocery store (great key lime pie!) is five minutes away, as are gasoline stations and other shopping.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2013

                  About the owner: We've both been Midwesterners our whole lives, but we've loved the chances we've had to travel. Florida has always been a favorite destination. Kristen has worked in libraries for many years, and is currently employed in the library of our city's medical school. Ken owns and operates a real estate service business that helps investors minimize tax liabilities. We discovered when our kids were very little that we really enjoyed Florida. We have traveled to several locations in the state over the years, but we truly love the Gulf Coast. If you haven't been to the Ft. Myers/Sarasota area before, you're in for a treat. And if you have been here in the past, you know what we mean!

                  Why the Owner Chose Port Charlotte:
                  A few years ago, we set our minds to acquiring a home in Florida that we could not only enjoy ourselves, but allow others to enjoy, too. We've been fortunate enough to make that happen! When we found Port Charlotte and South Gulf Cove, we knew we had found where we wanted to be. The combination of close proximity to beaches, golf, and fishing opportunities with the seclusion of a quiet residential area is unbeatable.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
                  When we come to Florida, our primary goal is to enjoy the sunshine and the beaches. Finding a home with a rear southern exposure was very important to us so we could maximize the impact of the sun on the lanai and pool. Creating a Florida experience within that home was our objective. You'll love what we've put together!


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                  Photos

                  • Brick paver driveway and walk lead to double front door

                    Brick paver driveway and walk lead to double front door

                  • Pool and lanai with view of canal

                    Pool and lanai with view of canal

                  • A great place to relax

                    A great place to relax

                  • Relax in the conversation area of the lanai and check out your favorite programming on the 42 inch LED TV.

                    Relax in the conversation area of the lanai and check out your favorite programming on the 42 inch LED TV.

                  • The inviting view from the front door

                    The inviting view from the front door

                  • The welcoming living room

                    The welcoming living room

                  • From the kitchen island looking into the living room

                    From the kitchen island looking into the living room

                  • The dining room, with expandable seating for eight

                    The dining room, with expandable seating for eight

                  • Your own private master bedroom retreat, with disappearing sliders to the lanai

                    Your own private master bedroom retreat, with disappearing sliders to the lanai

                  • Bedroom #2, with sliders to the lanai

                    Bedroom #2, with sliders to the lanai

                  • Bedroom #3, with private bathroom

                    Bedroom #3, with private bathroom

                  • Even the laundry room is decorated and beautiful

                    Even the laundry room is decorated and beautiful

                  • Welcome to Hibiscus Chateau

                    Welcome to Hibiscus Chateau

                  • Pool, spa, and lanai with sun loungers, dining area and chat area

                    Pool, spa, and lanai with sun loungers, dining area and chat area

                  • Enjoy dining on the lanai, with a wonderful view of the pool and the canal beyond.

                    Enjoy dining on the lanai, with a wonderful view of the pool and the canal beyond.

                  • A view from the lanai conversation area looking back into the corner sliders

                    A view from the lanai conversation area looking back into the corner sliders

                  • Looking left from the entry area into the magnificent kitchen

                    Looking left from the entry area into the magnificent kitchen

                  • Another view of the living room

                    Another view of the living room

                  • From the back door--don't miss the corner sliders that open up the outside to the inside

                    From the back door--don't miss the corner sliders that open up the outside to the inside

                  • Den with closet has sofa that pulls out to queen-sized bed, plus nice desk, printer, and basic office needs.

                    Den with closet has sofa that pulls out to queen-sized bed, plus nice desk, printer, and basic office needs.

                  • The master bathroom with double vanities and walk-through shower

                    The master bathroom with double vanities and walk-through shower

                  • Pool bath with shower; also serves bedroom #2

                    Pool bath with shower; also serves bedroom #2

                  • Bathroom #3

                    Bathroom #3

                  • Beautiful sunsets over the pool

                    Beautiful sunsets over the pool

                  VRBO #480558

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                  This listing was first published here in 2013.

                  Date last modified - Monday, July 21, 2014

                  $995 - $1,295 per week (USD)
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                  4 Bedroom / 3 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

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