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FREE POOL HEATING(solar+heat pump),large pool & pooldeck with Weber bbq on site

Inverness, FL, USA
  • Villa
  • Bedrooms4
  • Sleeps8
  • Bathrooms2
  • Half Baths0
  • Minimum Stay3 nights

4 bedroom villa - 1576 Sq ft, sleeps 8. FREE POOL HEATING!


Rental rate includes electricity, water, gas, phone, internet so... no (surprises at the end of your stay.

POOL HEATING IS ALSO INCLUDED (saving in comparison to the average charge: $175/week).

GRIL: there is a 4-burner gas gril on site and available to our guests. Our property manager charges a rental fee of $50 per stay plus 11% tax. This fees covers gas and cleaning.

The villa sleeps max. 8 people.

EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT(not valid on monthly rates): 10%. See rates published in our rates section. To be booked at least 6 months in advance.

LAST MINUTE RATES: on some occasions we apply last minute rates. If applicable, dates and rates will be published in our rates section.

MONTHLY RENTALS: rates published in the rates section.


There is a large swimming pool and pool dek with dining table, chairs and sun loungers.

IN JAN 2013 WE INSTALLED A STATE-OF-THE-ART SOLAR POOL HEATING SYSTEM ENABLING US TO OFFER COMPLIMENTARY POOL HEATING TO OUR GUESTS. A heat pump supplements the solar system in the rare occasions where this should be necessary (we do not charge you for this extra service).


We accept smaller dogs at a non-refundable fee of $100.00 plus tax.

Please mention breed and weight with your request.


We ask for a down payment of 15% with a minimum of $150 in order to make the booking and the balance to be paid 30 days before arrival.

For monthly rates the down payment is $500 and the balance to be paid 60 days before arrival.


The villa is located in a very quiet neighborhood on a large plot (0.45 acres), 3 miles from Inverness and across the road from the Lakeside Golf club. Food stores are nearby.


The villa is fully equiped: cooking stove, oven, BBQ, microwave, dish washer, bed linen and towels, iron board...


A Weber gas bbq is on site and can be used upon request at a fee of $50 plus tax. This includes: use of the bbq during your entire stay, gas and end-cleaning

Large flat-screen 4K tv in the living room as well as in the master bedroom and queen bedroom, all with digital 100+ channels. Radio & cd player, dvd player, wireless internet and free phone calls within the continental USA.


There is a very nice beach at Pine Island(40 miles) or you can drive to the well known beaches of Clearwater and Honeymoon Island(70 miles).

Tampa bay with its miles of beaches, Tampa bay bridge, and Fort De Soto state park.


In Inverness: golf, biking, fishing, bowling, Fort Cooper State Park and much much more....

Visit the state parks close to Inverness:

Homosassa Springs & the gulf of Mexico(20 miles): pontoon boat rental, manatees guaranteed!

Horseback riding in Ocala forest

Crystal River: fishing, boating, manatees.

Theme parks in Orlando: Disney World, Sea World, Universal studios(75 min. drive).

Kennedy Space center at Cape Canaveral (90 min. drive)


Georges Desseyn

Member Since 2011
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Calendar last updated:
Apr 22, 2018
About Georges Desseyn

We fell in love with Florida since our first visit in 1987 and returned every year since then. In 2008 we finaly decided to buy a home in Inverness and make it our place to relax.

Georges Desseyn purchased this Villa in 2008

Why Georges Desseyn chose Inverness

Inverness is a very nice little town in central Florida amidst beautiful nature. You don't have the hustle and bustle of the big cities and tourist centers but it is yet only an hours drive from the theme parks in Orlando or the beautifull beaches at the gulf of Mexico. There are numerous golf courses in and around Inverness, a bike trail, fantastic fishing...

What makes this Villa unique

In Jan 2013 we installed a state-of-the-art solar pool heating system enabling us to offer complimentary pool heating to our guests. This represents a saving of $25 per day compared to the average charge. A heat pump supplements the solar system in the rare occasions where this should be necessary(we do not charge you for this extra service).


    • Internet
    • Pets Welcome
    • Air Conditioning
    • Swimming pool
    • Heater
    • Satellite or Cable
    • Kids Welcome
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Parking
    • TV
    • No Smoking


      • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
      • Bedroom 1
        1 king, Digital tv, en-suite bathroom, access to pool
      • Bedroom 2
        1 queen, Digital tv, shared bathroom with bedrooms 3 & 4
      • Bedroom 3
        2 twin/ single, shared bathroom with bedrooms 2 & 4
      • Bedroom 4
        2 twin/ single, shared bathroom with bedrooms 2 & 3
      • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2) 2 bedrooms, each with 2 single beds


      • 2 Bathrooms
      • Bathroom 1
        toilet, shower, Walk-in shower
      • Bathroom 2
        toilet, combination tub/shower, Access to pool

        Location Type

          • Golf Course Front
          • Lakefront
          • Rural


              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Romantic
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions


                  • Guests provide their own meals


                      • Iron & Board
                      • Air Conditioning
                        Air conditioning provided in all rooms.
                      • Clothes Dryer
                      • Garage
                        2 car garage
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Heating
                      • Internet
                        High speed broad band internet!
                      • Broadband Access
                      • Linens Provided
                        Bed sheets, pilows, pilow cases are provided for.
                      • Living Room
                      • Parking
                        2-car gararge + ample space on driveway.
                      • Telephone
                        Calls within the continental USA & Canada included.
                      • Towels Provided
                        Bath and kitchen towels are provided for, we only ask that you bring your own beach towels.
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Wireless Internet


                          • Microwave
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Dishes & Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen
                            Fully equiped kitchen: stove, oven, microwave, dishwasher, coffeemaker...
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Oven
                          • Refrigerator
                            Fridge, freezer & ice maker
                          • Stove
                          • Stove
                          • Toaster


                              • Dining
                                Dining table seats 8.
                              • Dining Area
                              • comfy seating for 8 people


                                  • Books
                                  • CD Player
                                  • DVD Player
                                  • Games
                                    Board games
                                  • Satellite / Cable
                                    Digital cable tv
                                  • Stereo
                                    Radio & CD player
                                  • Television
                                    (3) Living room, master bedroom & queen bedroom.


                                      • Deck / Patio
                                        Large pooldeck where you can enjoy the sun from dusk till dawn. 1 breakfast table, chairs & 4 sun loungers.
                                      • Golf
                                        Several golf courses in the neighbourhood.Average greenfees between $25 and 50 depending on day & time.
                                      • Lanai / Gazebo
                                        Lanai with breakfast table, 4 chairs and diner table with 6 chairs.
                                      • Lawn / Garden
                                      • Outdoor Grill
                                        There,is a gas gril on site which is available to our guests. Our property manager charges a rental fee of $50 per stay plus 11% tax. Rental fee includes gas and cleaning.


                                          • Long-term Renters Welcome
                                          • wheelchair inaccessible

                                            Pool / Spa

                                              • Heated Pool
                                              • Private Pool
                                                Screened outdoor pool 30 X 16ft.


                                                  • cinemas
                                                  • library
                                                  • restaurants
                                                  • theme parks
                                                  • zoo

                                                    Leisure Activities

                                                      • bird watching
                                                      • boating
                                                      • horseback riding
                                                      • paddle boating
                                                      • scenic drives
                                                      • shopping
                                                      • sight seeing
                                                      • walking
                                                      • wildlife viewing

                                                        Local Services & Businesses

                                                          • ATM/bank
                                                          • fitness center
                                                          • groceries
                                                          • hospital
                                                          • medical services

                                                            Sports & Adventure Activities

                                                              • jet skiing
                                                              • basketball court
                                                              • fishing
                                                              • freshwater fishing
                                                              • golf
                                                              • hiking
                                                              • hunting
                                                              • cycling
                                                              • kayaking
                                                              • scuba diving or snorkeling
                                                              • snorkeling/diving
                                                              • surfing
                                                              • swimming
                                                              • tennis

                                                                House Rules

                                                                Check-in: 4:00 PM

                                                                Check-out: 11:00 AM

                                                                Cancellation Policy

                                                                100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.

                                                                54 Reviews


                                                                Latest reviews

                                                                Beautiful property in a quiet location!

                                                                The house was clean and tidy and had everything we needed. Very well stocked: plenty of dishes, pots, pans, towels…

                                                                Comfy beds.

                                                                The pool with lanai is amazing: well sized, pool heat included in the rent, pool toys and floats. There is plenty of space and privacy.

                                                                The neighborhood is quiet and family friendly, almost no traffic and it does not feel like a tourist destination. There is a Publix and Walmart nearby.

                                                                George, the owner, was very helpful and quickly responded to our questions.

                                                                We will return next year!

                                                                Very Comfortable Home

                                                                Dennis L.

                                                                This property is very comfortable and homey. It is located in a nice quiet neighborhood that is close to the Withlacoochie State Trail, so biking is very convenient. It was very clean upon arrival. The kitchen is equipped with most everything you could need. The pool and lanai area are beautiful. When we experienced two burned out lights in the kitchen, the property manager was quick to take care of them. We already have reservations for our next two stays!

                                                                Gorgeous house in a great location

                                                                Nicole W.

                                                                We rented this house out for our stay in Inverness Christmas weekend. We had a small get together for my Dad's 60th birthday and the size of the house was perfect. The kitchen is much larger than the pictures showed, as well as the rest of the house. We were very impressed.

                                                                WONDERFUL STAY

                                                                Stefanie F.

                                                                This was our third stay and we still love it. The home is just as described and very clean. The heated pool and pool area is fantastic, most of the time we stayed outside. We spent 2 weeks in this home and everything we wanted was available. We will return and highly recommend this home to all.

                                                                Great Villa and pool!

                                                                kim c.

                                                                We had a great stay. The house is in a quiet neighborhood that is centrally located to many activities in the area. We went to Ocala and Crystal River for day trips. The pool is big and clean. The house has everything you need. There are bikes in the garage, as well as plenty of pool toys. The kitchen is well equipped and even had spices, coffee, and a wonderful gas stove. The beds were comfortable and there were extra blankets and plenty of towels. There were even little shampoos and soap in the bathroom, which was a nice touch! The property owner was quick to respond and provided excellent communication. Check in and check out were super easy and convenient. We will definitely be staying at this Villa again.

                                                                Beautiful and affordable home to rent in Inverness Florida

                                                                Shelley R.

                                                                Well-maintained home in Inverness Florida. This is our second stay there and we really enjoyed the home and heated pool. I did contact the owner with a few concerns via email. Unfortunately due to hurricane Irma we were unable to do the laundry and run the dishwasher before we left. The power outage left us with no water and electricity.


                                                                Inverness, FL, USA

                                                                Inverness is about beautful nature and relaxing. It is surrounded by lakes famous for its fishing and boating, the closest one being a 2 minutes drive from the villa where boat rental is available. Look at the crane birds visiting our yard. Have a ride on the Whitlacouchee bike path, probably Florida's best bike trail. The stretch from to villa to downtown Inverness is wonderfull, passing along lakes and parks (Liberty Park, Wallace Brooks Park). Bike rental available through my property manager. Drive to Homosassa springs and have a drink at The Shed: beautiful view of the Homossasa rivier with Pelicans, dolfins... There is a band playing on weekends. Eat seafood in one of the restaurants in Homosassa Springs. The Freezer is known for it's hughe portions of steamed shrimps. Rent a pontoon boat and spend a day on the Homosassa rivier and the Golf of Mexico. Want to visit the theme parks: Inverness is only a 75 minutes drive from Orlando (Disney, Universal...) or Tampa (Bush Gardens) Spend a day at Pine Island beach which is kids friendly and has a tiki bar. Want the authentic beach life? Head for clearwater beach: wilde long beaches, rentals, shops and restaurants.

                                                                Rates & Availability

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                                                                IMPORTANT NOTICE: As of Feb16 the HomeAway websites (HomeAway, VRBO, VacationRentals.com...) are charging a fee for all bookings with HomeAway Payments It is important to mention that this fee is collected by HomeAway, home owners do not receive this fee. EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT(6 mths in advance, not valid on monthly rates):10%, Early Bird rates are published in our rates section. LAST MINUTE DISCOUNT(not valid on monthly rates): last minute rates and dates are published in our rates section. Tax:11%, Cleaning:$80 Deposit: 15% with a minimum of $150, balance:60 days before arrival MONTHLY RATES: rates published are for 30 nights. Additional nights will be prorated. Deposit for long-term stays (as of 30 days): $500, balance: 60 days before arrival No security deposit with credit card upon arrival otherwise damage hold of $250.

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