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"EGRET COTTAGE" Downtown Fun! Clean! Excellent! Older home with character!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Home, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath (Sleeps 4) Eustis downtown & lakefront/scenic all-in-1!

Enjoy downtown Eustis & scenic boardwalk along Lake Eustis. Walk or bicycle to all the fun downtown events, festivals & restaurants.

Approximately 3 miles close to FLORIDA WATERMAN HOSPITAL....pretty drive or bicycle ride along Lake Eustis to Waterman Hospital! Great home/location for Traveling Nurses or other business professionals!

Our 2 bedroom, 1 bath home with extra large Florida room and adorable kitchen is located 2 blocks from Lake Eustis and downtown Eustis! Directly on a small new lake yet to be named! New kitchen and new furniture! Fresh & updated but kept the charm of the past!

Private fenced property with electric gate make this downtown property unique. Small home and large yard and great view! The home's immediate back yard is fenced within the overall property's fencing - to keep your 'Fido' safe!

2 Bedrooms

Master: 1 queen bed bed Guest room: 2 twins

1 Large Bathroom

Eat-in Kitchen

Living Room with couch & loveseat

Sunny front Florida Room

Attached over-sized carport

Detached large laundry room

Our home is well cared for, exceptionally clean and a wonderful opportunity for someone that wants to winter in Sunny Florida in the heart of boating/fishing country AND have a nice & reasonably priced home to rent.

Driveway was designed for trucks with trailers (BOATS!!!) to come and go – park – and turn around with ease. No HOAs or concerns if you are traveling with extra vehicles/trailers!

Want to see more pictures? Send us an email and we'll be glad to send you more photos! Any questions? Please just ask! We're just 'regular folks' like yourself!

Keywords: House, Boating, Great City Location, Home with CHARACTER, charm, updates.

More Details

Owner
Terry & Tim
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 15, 2017

About Terry & Tim

Tim & Terry Ross. This home was Terry's parents 'winter/snowbird' home and has been a fun destination for the family to get out of the cold Ohio winters! Located close to the Harris Chain of Lakes -great for boating --- nice walk and boardwalk of Lake Eustis, etc! PLEASE WRITE OR CALL. We'd be happy to help you have a warm and sunny winter!

Why Terry & Tim chose Central/Disney/Orlando Area

Great location downtown Eustis! Close to lake and the heart of Eustis' shopping & restaurants. Enjoy the boardwalk! Walk or bike around to enjoy the quaint city life of Eustis. OR--minutes from many golf courses and boating ramps!!! Located in central Florida, one can easily get to either coast in a little over an hour!

What makes this house unique

Extremely clean & well-kept small cottage with a great location. Large GATED yard/property, fabulous driveway for larger vehicles, and beautiful lake in back yard. Reasonable vacation get-away to enjoy Central Florida or drive to Disney or either coast in under an hour!

Amenities

Eustis House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master bedroom: Queen Bed Guest bedroom: 2 Twin Beds
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Lake view. Special/direct access to City of Eustis park.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

"EGRET COTTAGE" Downtown Fun! Clean! Excellent! Older home with character!
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 24 reviews
Callahan, FL
5

Very Enjoyable!

  • 5 of 5

If we return to this area, we wouldn’t think twice about staying here again. We have booked quite a few properties through VRBO and this was one of the most welcoming and pleasant experiences! Terry seemed like an "old friend" from the moment we met her.

And what a surprise....

The very first night, I quickly realized I would need to go to the drug store for fingernail polish remover. Before leaving, I was putting our things away in the bathroom and was amazed to find not only fingernail polish remover, but an assortment of other items that I have never seen in another rental. Saved me a trip to the drug store!!!

Although the home is older, it was very clean and comfortable. We lived in a similar home for many years and loved the quirks that reminded us of our old place.

Thank you Terry & Tim!! We had a wonderful time!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Warmer Than Massachusetts

  • 4 of 5

Great location with privacy and convenient to so many great places to be outdoors. Short walk to lake and tackle shop. Pond out back a constant source of local wildlife. Grapefruit in backyard a pleaaant treat.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Farnborough, England
5

very enjoyable stay

  • 5 of 5

first time to Eustis, and really enjoyed our stay at egret cottage. Everything was clean and tidy and well equipped. Loved sitting on the swing seat overlooking the back yard, very relaxing. lots of places to visit in the area.

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay in this cottage. Again, it was great. Terry and Tim are terrific hosts and met our every need. The proximity to downtown Eustis and the lake walk were again pluses. We walked 2-3 miles every day. We give it high marks overall. The laundry room was a little inconvenient, but was a minor factor. Neal and Beverly.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Miamisburg, Ohio
5

Very nice home away from home

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay. My husband and I were visiting family. The cottage was cery clean and felt homey. It is a cute cottage. I especially enjoyed a fresh grapefruit from the tree out back each morning. Hope that was ok! 😊򒠠We would definitely stay here again!! Thank you for sharing your hine with us.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Charming Cottage

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage was very clean and well stocked. We were very comfortable. The owners are extremely attentive and addressed any questions immediately. It is a very quiet and peaceful spot. We would recommend the "Egret Cottage" and would stay there again. We just want to say "Thank You" to Terry Tim for making our stay such a pleasant experience.

  • Submitted: Dec 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Orlando International
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Crazy Gators & The Oyster Troff
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Many! Many! Mt. Dora Golf, Deer Island, more!
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
US Highway 441
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Oyster Troff Great Amer. Pizza, Olivias, GrazyGato
Nearest Beach
50 Miles
East or West Coasts

Waterman Hospital Close Proximity for traveling nurses and other professionals! Minutes from Ocala National Forest & 'Springs' - Hiking-Swimming-Snorkeling-4 wheeling-etc all in the Forest,

Two Blocks off Lake Eustis - BEAUTIFUL DOWNTOWN - Boardwalk, Restaurants, Shops- Lake Harris Chain of Lakes - boating-water sports-dining-water activities galore,

Minutes from Tavares, Mount Dora & all the local festivals and events!

Minutes from Rennigers Antique Mall and Flea Market

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Rates & Availability

Eustis House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring/Summer 2017
May 1 2017 - Oct 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$85
$500
$1,800
 
 
WINTER 17/2018
Nov 1 2017 - Apr 30 2018
2 night minimum stay
$110
$675
$2,875
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$99
 

Additional information about rental rates

End-of-Stay Cleaning Fee $85
Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rates are subject to change unless reservation has been confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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