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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
Fort Lauderdale house description
Minutes from anything South Florida has to offer.This is Florida as it was. It is country living under a canopy of trees filled with birdsong and the scent of jasmine, yet it is just outside downtown Fort Lauderdale. This is a private home with on a private road. It is incredibly convenient. Beach, night life, airport, casino, everglades, South Beach. Everything is just a quick drive. 5 minutes to I-95 5 Minutes to the Turnpike 5 minutes to 595. HBO Showtime Internet Fully renovated and updated. It has complete Handicap accessibility and is a fully equipped very comfortable home. Sit by the canal and birdwatch or look for manatee,herons, cranes, mullet,snook,tarpon,turtles and great blues. Spend your day birdwatching, fishing or fishwatching, swim in the pool or meditate, then get ready for a fantastic night on the town just minutes by car. Dine out, go dance,golf, go to a museum, people watch or go to a casino! Open and eat at all the fresh coconut you could want.
- 2500 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Children Welcome:
- Wheelchair Accessible:
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Master bath
Kitchen & Dining
- Dishes & Utensils
- Clothes Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Hair Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Air Conditioning
- Towels Provided
- Linens Provided
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
Pool & Spa
- Private Pool
- Lawn / Garden
- Deck / Patio
- Outdoor Grill
- Away From It All
Location & View
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Roller Blading
- Surf Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Massage Therapist
- Pier Fishing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Water Skiing
- Jet Skiing
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Water Parks
- Live Theater
- Botanical Garden
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Gambling Casinos
- Eco Tourism
- Bird Watching
- Paddle Boating
- Outlet Shopping
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I had to go to Ft Lauderdale unexpectedly on business and was referred to Kathy's place through an ex pat from New York City. It was without any expectations that I arrived. I was greeted warmly by the owner Kathy and could not have been made more to feel at home, in her home. The physical charms of the property are well evidenced by the photos included in the web site but for me the best thing was to be able to sit, after a business day, by the canal. It was like having your very own wildlife preserve right there. Manatee birds and yes an occasional lizard wandered by. With a good cup of tea to smooth out the worries of the day i was able to regroup. Night time I was able to relax with a large screen cable tv or go to eat at the many restaurants nearby. Kathy was always available for questions and suggestions. I hate to just "pop in" but Kathy was ready and my stay was great
- Guest citygirl24 (New York City)
- Date of stay 09/26/13
- Review Submitted 11/18/13
Recommended for: Sightseeing, age 55+, romantic getaway, pet owners, people with disabilities, girls getaway.
OLD FORT LAUDERDALE IN FULL COMFORT
OLD FORT LAUDERDALE IN FULL COMFORT
OUR STAY WAS EXCELLENT. THE CHARMS OF OLD FORT LAUDERDALE ARE EVIDENT IN THE PROPERTY, WITH A CANAL AND VERDANT SURROUNDINGS. MOST IMPORTANTLY, THE ACCOMMODATIONS ARE TOPS - CLEAN, MODERN AND SPACIOUS. THE KITCHEN IS FULLY EQUIPPED AND THERE IS EVEN CABLE TELEVISION. WE ACTUALLY WERE SO COMFORTABLE THAT WE SPENT A COUPLE OF EVENINGS EATING IN AND WATCHING FILM. WE ARE GOLFERS AND THE OWNER, KATHY NALVEN, IS AS WELL. SHE WAS GREAT IN STEERING US TO THE BEST CORSES AND TO THE BEST RESTAURANTS AS WELL. BY THE TIME WE LEFT WE FELT LIKE FAMILY AND LOOK FORWARD TO RETURNING FOR A LONGER VISIT.
- Guest MONACO CHARLIE (MONACO)
- Date of stay 06/15/13
- Review Submitted 10/14/13
Recommended for: Sightseeing, romantic getaway.
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Nov 28 - May 27, 2015
3 night min stay
|My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
- Cleaning: $150
- Refundable Damage Deposit: $500
- Pet Fee: $100
- Tax Rate 11%
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- Nearest Airport: Fort Lauderdale International at 5 Miles
- Nearest Train: Tri Rail at 3 Miles
- Nearest Motorway: I 95 Florida Turnpike I 595 at 2 Miles
- Nearest Beach: Fort Lauderdale at 8 Miles
- Nearest Barpub: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at 5 Miles
- Nearest Golf: Plantation Preserve at 5 Miles
- Nearest Restaurant: Flanigans at 1 Miles
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: I am a world travelled Realtor. I know how important a clean comfortable convenient place to stay is when you are traveling I now enjoy living in paradise. I golf as much as I can. I love to be home listening to nature and watching the world go by. I share my home with Lola, my labradoodle . I have filled my home with art and love and objects from around the world. I am all about ease and comfort. I am always available and will accommodate you in any way I can. My words to live by? Be Happy!
Why the Owner Chose Fort Lauderdale:
This area of Fort Lauderdale remains untouched by development, yet it is central to everything. It is a pocket of land surrounded by inland canals and waterways with mature oak and palm trees. There are manatee in the canal, beautiful and magnificent water fowl and wading birds. Giant woodpeckers and multiple species of South Florida birds. A completely private pool with sitting areas on the canal.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Filled with unusual art and antiques yet comfortable and versatile. No matter where you sit or which way you turn you will be looking at nature in full bloom. The house is wide open and airy. Safe and secure yet windows on the tropical world of South Florida.
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