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Beautiful 3/2 Villa in Virginia Trace - Walk to Lake Sumter Landing

(31 Reviews)

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Last updated: 01/16/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-28 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6, free wifi and newspaper

This Courtyard Villa has a beautiful large open kitchen. We can't even imagine how to fill all the cupboard space. The kitchen has a full length bar/pass-thru open to the dining and living area and an ample pantry off to the side. The overall house plan is open and inviting. Particularly if you are entertaining, you are always within ear and eye shot of your guests.

The floors were just recently done in a rich wood throughout with the main living areas and master bedroom. The lanai was also recently redone in a very nice tile. The guest bedrooms have comfortable wall-to-wall carpet.

The Master Bedroom has a king size sleigh bed and is furnished in natural wood colors while the Guest Bedroom has a queen size bed and is in an old world white style. The Third Bedroom has a Murphy bed (queen size) with a small office setup with desk and chair - the perfect spot to check your e-mail or scan the Internet.

The Master Bedroom has a large walk-in closet and also a flat screen LED TV with a built in DVD player for those evenings when you simply want to relax in bed and watch your favorite program or DVD. You can also step outside from the Master Bedroom through your private entrance onto the lanai for a breath of fresh air.

The Master Bath has a nice sized walk-in shower, while the Guest Bath has a full size tub and shower.

The Guest bedroom and bathroom can be separated from the main living area by closing a pocket door.

The living space has an entry to the lanai and also a large flat panel TV and DVD player for your watching enjoyment. A variety of table games are also included.

The fully enclosed lanai is a great addition in that you can use it year-round. The floor-to-ceiling glass panes can slide closed to keep the rain out, or slide open to allow the fresh air in thru the screens.

Outside the lanai is a wonderful custom patio area which is perfect for that first cup of coffee, reading the newspaper, or even maybe privately working on your tan since the backyard of this Courtyard Villa is completely enclosed for privacy. Plus there is a propane gas grill for those you love to do a bit of 'grillin'.

The garage provides ample parking for your one car (needed only to come in and leave from your vacation) and a golf cart (main mode of transportation while in The Villages).

Also included is of course free High Speed Wi-Fi Internet Service and free daily newspaper delivery (The Villages Daily Sun).
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Manager

Member since: 2012

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/16/2017

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 1402 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    55 and over...moreless

  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Guest Bedroom: 1 queen

    Ceiling Fan and small TV in bedroom....moreless

  • Office/Guest Bedroom: 1 murphy bed

    Queen size Murphy bed and office/desk area. Ceiling fan....moreless

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king

    Sliding door to lanai. Walk in closet. Wall mounted LED TV....moreless

  • All Bedrooms have ceiling fans and exterior windows.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Master Bathroom: toilet, shower

    Large walk in shower...moreless

  • Guest Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Newspaper is delivered daily to your home - Free of charge. Hi-Speed Internet is provided - Free of charge. I can help with golf cart rentals with free delivery and pickup if needed....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Pool Table:

    Pool Tables available at Recreation Centers...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    HD Plasma TV in Living room, and in Master Bedroom...moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Resort
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Roller Blading
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Plenty of Fitness Clubs nearby...moreless

  • Garage:

    Room enough for one car and a golf cart...moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Free WiFi available throughout the home...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Free Continental-US Dailing included...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Large open kitchen with full length bar/pass-thru into dining room...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Emergency Kit (analog phone, flashlights, etc). Extra light bulbs. Toolkit....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Gas Stove/Oven...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Enclosed with glass or screens with full height sliding panels....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    small enclosed back yard...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Prime Season
Jan 1 - Jan 31, 2017
28 night min stay

$3,400
February
Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2017
27 night min stay

$3,400
April
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2017
28 night min stay

$2,300
May
May 1 - May 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$100
$600 $1,700
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$100
$500 $1,200
October
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$100
$600 $1,700
November
Nov 1 - Nov 30, 2017
3 night min stay
$100
$650 $2,000
December
Dec 1 - Dec 31, 2017
3 night min stay
$100
$700 $2,300
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$100
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Resident IDs (optional) $50
  • Cleaning Fee $100
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $750
  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Monthly rates are for generally 4 weeks. Please ask ahead of time for specific dates.

Resident ID charges ($50) are waived on Monthly or longer Rentals.

Check-in time is 3:00 pm and check out time is 9:00 am unless otherwise negotiated.

Please contact us ahead of time for reservations and I can better explain if these prices are not clear.

Weekend nights do not change Daily, Weekly or Monthly rates.

Security Deposit of $750 required within 7 days of reservations

If you'd like help renting a Golf Cart, I can help you with this.


Manager's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking


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Location

65 Miles
Nearest Airport
Orlando and Tampa International Airport (MCO/TPA)
1.9 Miles
Nearest Golf
Mallory Hills Country Club, +40 Total Golf Courses
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Florida Turnpike
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Lake Sumter Landing Restaurants

Car: Not Necessary

Location Location Location!!!

This home is only a brief 10 minute walk to Lake Sumter Landing - the middle of the three Squares that are the heart of The Villages, especially in the evening.

Lake Sumter Landing has a wide assortment of restaurants, shopping, sights and nightly live music in the Lake Sumter Landing Square.

The Pool/Community Center is a brief 5 minute walk along the same path.

Or use a golf cart to reach everything you need:

There are 30 Executive golf courses and 11 Championship golf courses.

The community pool is only a 5 minute walk away.

Plenty of Tennis, Shuffleboard, Paddleball, Horseshoes, Billiards nearby in the various village centers.

Plenty of Fitness Centers and classes available for those with exercise in mind.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2012

About: My Father-in-Law moved to The Villages 20+ years ago. Living nearby, we visited him often while our kids were growing up. It didn't take long before we knew we wanted to also retire there someday. When a 2/2 villa right outside of Lake Sumter Landing in Virginia Trace became available, we were hooked and immediately bought. Then recently we decided that we really wanted a 3/2 but didn't want to leave everything that Virginia Trace offered. When one became available right around the corner, we sold the 2/2 and bought the 3/2. My wife and I are professionals: Judy is a Speech/Language Therapist for 'special needs' children and I was a VP of Engineering until I retired in November 2016. We've since bought an additional home in Virginia Trace are now living in the The Villages. Judy is still working very hard at her new job with children in the area and retirement seems to keep me still very busy - but I'll learn to adjust. As such, we do most of our e-mail and phone call responses in the evenings and weekends.

Why Virginia Trace (The Villages, FL, USA):
Location, location, location! Being able to take a 10 minute walk and be in the heart of all the Lake Sumter Landing activities is incredible. Being able to drive a car or golf cart to the same activities is nice, but having the option to walk is fantastic. Plus 5 minutes into the walk, you are at the Community Center with swimming, dog walk, horse shoes, and shuffleboard. Of course, all 30 Executive golf courses and 11 Championship courses only a short golf cart ride away is 'icing on the cake'.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
if you enjoy a drink or two at the free music nightly at the Lake Sumter Landing town square, you can easily walk home. You don't need to worry about driving your car or golf cart and possible 'problems'. Or if you prefer to have a nightcap at home, you can go out into the back yard and still listen to the music coming from the square (not too loud though). The lanai affords protection from the weather when needed or opening up the full height sliding glass panels to let the fresh air in through the full height screens. Of course, you can always step outside the lanai and enjoy the fresh outdoor on the custom back patio.


Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 01/16/2017

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Photos

  • Front of house

    Front of house

  • Plenty of storage place

    Plenty of storage place

  • Living room, dining room, kitchen

    Living room, dining room, kitchen

  • Dining room table with extra leaf (not shown) will accomodate 8 people.

    Dining room table with extra leaf (not shown) will accomodate 8 people.

  • Master Bed - King size Sleigh Bed

    Master Bed - King size Sleigh Bed

  • Master Bedroom, tall boy and small stand.  More storage in closet.

    Master Bedroom, tall boy and small stand. More storage in closet.

  • Guest bedroom in old-world white with Sealy Posturepedic pillow top mattress.

    Guest bedroom in old-world white with Sealy Posturepedic pillow top mattress.

  • Guest bedroom with large chest of drawers and mirror.  Also night stands.

    Guest bedroom with large chest of drawers and mirror. Also night stands.

  • The Guest Bedroom and Bath can be closed off with a pocket door.

    The Guest Bedroom and Bath can be closed off with a pocket door.

  • Indoor Laundry Room

    Indoor Laundry Room

  • More Lanai chairs and small end table

    More Lanai chairs and small end table

  • Open Kicthen with Pass-thru to Dining Room

    Open Kicthen with Pass-thru to Dining Room

  • Large pantry off the kitchen

    Large pantry off the kitchen

  • Dining room table easily seats 6

    Dining room table easily seats 6

  • China hutch

    China hutch

  • Lots of comfortable seating in the living room

    Lots of comfortable seating in the living room

  • Master Bedroom w/ night stands on either side.  Closet on left & window on right

    Master Bedroom w/ night stands on either side. Closet on left & window on right

  • Master Bathroom with large walk in shower

    Master Bathroom with large walk in shower

  • Guest bedroom with TV & small storage unit.  Night stands on either side of bed.

    Guest bedroom with TV & small storage unit. Night stands on either side of bed.

  • Guest Bathroom

    Guest Bathroom

  • Office with nice desk area and reading chair

    Office with nice desk area and reading chair

  • Lanai table and chairs

    Lanai table and chairs

  • Back yard and outdoor patio

    Back yard and outdoor patio

VRBO #448411

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, January 17, 2017

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