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Tropical Paradise 3 BR/2.5 BA Home with Pool in Miami

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Beautiful contemporary and cosy home 3 bedrooms/2.5 bathrooms with maple hardwood floors, large pool, fire place and a huge fenced-in yard. Sleeps 6/8. Lots of windows and light, airy zen feeling throughout the house. Kids and pets friendly. The kitchen is brand new with stainless appliances and fridge/freezer, gas stove, microwave. It opens onto a large covered deck patio to enjoy all your meals, perfect for lounging after the beach.

Large pool surrounded with lush landscaping, fruit trees and bamboos. The bathrooms feel like you are in a spa. The location of this home makes it easy and fast to get anywhere you wish to go. 10 min to the nearest beach, 1.5 miles from the interstate I-95, 15 minutes to South Beach, 15 minutes to the Airport and only 10 minutes to the Performing Arts Center. Coconut Grove, Key Biscayne and Coral Gables are about 15 to 20 minutes drive.

The home is 2 min from the Miami Shores Golf and Country Club. Shopping is very convenient at nearby malls such as Aventura, Bal Harbor and Mid Town. A convenient store is in walking distance. Biscayne Park is a quaint friendly neighborhood established in the 1930's.

Most streets are tree-lined with old oaks and banyan trees inviting you for a walk in their shade. You wake up to the singing of birds and parrots yet you are in the city.

Restaurants, Starbucks and delicatessen stores are in walking distance. Great home in tranquil area, yet in the city. This house was renovated with the owners' heart, please treat it with respect, it will give you lots of fun and love.

Here is a bit of information on the village of Biscayne Park, historical aera of Miami.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biscayne_Park,_Florida

Keywords: pool, house, garden

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 14, 2017

About The Owner

Hi, We are Kathrine, Serge and two young kids. We purchased this home in 2002 and renovated it with our hearts and souls to make it the most enjoyable possible inside and outside. It is like a zen retreat in the middle of the city, very spacious and bright to make the best of your vacation in Miami. We are very friendly landlords who wish to have respectful tenants. We guarantee you will have the vacation of your life in our home. This house is great for kids and pets. The area is quite and peaceful, very friendly and so conveniently located, 10 min drive to everything you need. It is cozy, relaxing, fun.

The Owner purchased this house in 2002

Why The Owner chose Florida South East

We bought this house to live in it, and we spent 5 fantastic years in it. The area is quiet, safe, away from the traffic and noise yet so close to everything. The people in the village are super friendly, welcoming. We can drive to the nearest beach in 10 min. Biscayne Park is a bird sanctuary and one of the oldest neighborhood in Miami. All lots are large and the focus is on the nature. It is authentic just like us! When we moved from Florida, we decided to keep our home in Miami, offering it for Vacation rental appeared the best way to do.

What makes this house unique

Wake up with the sound of birds, enjoy your breakfast and meals on the shaded patio looking at the pool, feel peaceful inside and out in the open space. Feng Shui applied to all the rooms. Total privacy in the fenced in backyard. The kitchen opens to the deck making it fun and easy to cook. The pool is large and perfect to play or swim laps. You can rollerblade, jog in the beautiful streets of the area. Shop and restaurants within walking distance.

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Car: necessary

Amenities

Miami House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Small bathroom attached to master bedroom with shower, sink
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , outdoor shower , Indoor/outdoor bathroom jacuzzi tub on screened in porch
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , half bath in garage next to laundry room with sink,
  • 2.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , master bedroom with large closets
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , corner bedroom with beautiful view on the trees, 4 windows
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , 2nd bedroom smaller very quiet and cozy
  • (1) 1 king size Bed (2) 2 queen in each bedroom, Baby Cribs (1) Grac Playpen, In Living Room sofa converts in Queen Bed, (2) outdoor twin beds, (1) outdoor queen bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • alternative lifestyle
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • jetted tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Tropical Paradise 3 BR/2.5 BA Home with Pool in Miami
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
5

Gorgeous house, quiet neighborhood, paradise!

  • 5 of 5

I loved this place! I am a very light sleeper and was looking for a nice place in a quiet neighborhood. This place exceeded all expectations. The house is so beautiful and modern with some cute Californian and Hawaiian touches. It's on a quiet street, no traffic, but less than 30 min from South Beach (factoring in the usual Rt 95 traffic) The back yard is so beautiful with a huge pool, plenty of open space for sunbathing and surrounded by gorgeous trees and vegetation and best of all, totally private and secluded from neighbors. The back covered patio is so gorgeous and relaxing as is the smaller front porch. There are lots of small colored lights around the property and pool that give the house a magic glow at night, kids will love it. The owners Kathrine and Serge were very gracious and accommodating. I can't wait to come back here on my next trip.

  • Submitted: Feb 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great Hippie Retreat!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for Christmas and had plenty of room and great access to friends and family all over Miami. If you want to see old Miami, and love tropical vegetation, this house is a great choice. Comfortable and fun -- and whacky. We will come again.

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

Fabulous place - both in itself, and as a place to enjoy South Florida

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay here. The house itself is beautiful aesthetically, comfortable, well-appointed, fun for kids and adults, and in a really interesting part of the greater Miami area. It is close to beautiful state parks & beaches, art galleries, etc. It is spacious and fun to be in and and at. The owners are very warm and helpful. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay there! Come back soon! you were fantastic guests. Highly recommend :)
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Tropical Getaway

  • 4 of 5

The location and property was gorgeous and very comfortable. We had all the essentials we needed and shopped nearby for any necessities we needed. The owner was very sweet but did unusually appear at the house a couple of times during our stay which was a bit odd. We enjoyed our stay overall and would recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Feb 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you your review. We are glad you enjoyed the house and your vacation. We apologize that we had to come into the house while you were there, it is very unusual that we do this but we had an emergency and had to pick up a few things. We appreciate your visit and hope to have you stay with us again.
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Excellent séjour

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé un très bon séjour familial plein de bons souvenirs dans cette maison confortable et spacieuse. Les enfants ont bien profité de la piscine. La maison est très bien équipée. L'environnement et le quartier sont très sécurisés. La maison est située près de tous les grands axes pour rejoindre facilement tous les centres d intérêts. Kathrin a toujours été présente pour répondre à nos questions. Définitivement une bonne adresse.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci pour vos commentaires. Nous avons apprécié votre visite et sommes heureux d avoir répondu à vos attentes. Principalement que vous gardiez de bons souvenirs de vos vacances. Nous espérons vous revoir bientôt
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Yes It is a Tropical Paradise

  • 5 of 5

I was nervous planning my 50th birthday vacation from the West coast, and having to pay the owner instead of the normal VRBO site, But that nerves was short lived, I got back my security deposit the day we left. The owners Katherine and Serge were supper nice and accommodating of all my needs, they put my fears to ease. I was pleasantly surprised when I arrived at this lush, green, tropical Oasis in deed. The home is bright, airy clean and just so very relaxing. all you really need is your clothes. I rented a second home 7 miles from here and and it was not even close to the caliber of this home. Sleeps 8 comfortable, the pool is just refreshing. You are truly transported to another world vacationing in this home. It was a fabulous vacation and birthday and staying in this home just made it even better, believe me for the price it was worth it, I cant wait rent it again.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive review. We are so happy that you and your guests enjoyed the house. We love to make sure that our tenants have a wonderful time. Regarding the payment at the time of your inquiry we were not ready to receive payment via VRBO. We have now taken all the necessary steps for that and accept payment via the website to make everyone's life easier. Hope to have you again as a guest soon.
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,500
Pet Fee $150
Cleaning Fee $150
Tax Rate 11.0%

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

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