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Paradise Found South Florida I - New Monthly Rental 'Home Away From Home'

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 30 nights


About the property

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms Safe Haven Heated Pool Home

Our 'Key West' style residence is only a short 15 minute bike ride (or 5 minute car ride) to some of the best beaches in the world. We live on a quiet street with friendly neighbours providing a relaxing environment to call your ‘Home” away from home. Our 3 bedroom/3 bath house has approx. 2000 sq ft (200 sm) of living space and is tucked into a tropical paradise featuring a secluded back yard with exterior living space, a refreshing swimming pool, calming waterfalls, shaded seating areas, outdoor dining space and lushly landscaped gardens.


Beach/Boat/Cruise: There is so much to do in Fort Lauderdale....beaches. We have 4 nice bikes to cruise up and down Jimmy Buffet’s A1A and enjoy the stylish hotels, tasty restaurants/cafes and beaches. Simply relax and sunbathe under the swaying coconut palms or stroll along the seashore looking for shells. Oh, …and did we mention the beaches?

Boating: Known as the ‘Venice of America”, Fort Lauderdale has more waterways than any other city the world over. Take a deep-sea fishing tour, a day trip sailing to Nassau or simply boat up and down the hundreds of canals in one of our local water-taxi’s.

Big Boating: South Florida just happens to be the world’s largest cruise ship port giving you access to the all the islands of the Caribbean, ports of call in Central and South America and beyond.


Orlando: launching point for day trips to Disney, Key West and South Beach. Leave early, have a blast in these tourist destinations and still make it back for night swims in the lit pool. The world’s most popular tourist destination is but a 3 hour drive north. Home to Disney World, Universal, SeaWorld, numerous waterparks and other attractions.

Key West: 2 hour drive south to the Florida Keys. Dive in Key Largo, fish in Marathon, and enjoy Margaretville and “Land’s End” of Key West.

Miami: We are very close to the unequalled night-life of South Beach. Experience all the glitz and glamour of the ART-Deco District, the fashion of Lincoln Road Mall and the unique quirkiness of Cocoanut Grove.

For the Nature-Lover:

Everglades National Park: One hour west of our home puts you in the middle of the the largest ‘River of Grass’, the Everglades of South Florida . Explore native Seminole and Miccosukee reservations which recreate the historical way of life. Various campgrounds within offer trailer & tent camping with kayaking or paddle boarding in which to experience the native wildlife up close …..even the alligators!!!

For the Adventurer:

Our marinas and ports provide charters for fishing, boating, diving and snorkelling. Numerous water sports rentals such as jet-skiing, wakeboarding, para-sailing, etc. can be found at several locations within a few minutes’ drive.

More Details

Larry & Katherine
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 25, 2017

About Larry & Katherine

Hi Future Guest,

While our family has had the opportunity to travel and live abroad, South Florida has been our home for the past 20+ years. Having escaped the cold winters of the Northern US some time ago , Larry and I have been blessed to enjoy the beautiful weather here year round. We would be so pleased to extend our hospitality and share our home with you.

Larry & Katherine purchased this house in 2004

Why Larry & Katherine chose Oakland Park

We think Fort Lauderdale is the perfect location to experience all the wonderful things that Florida has to offer. Should availability not suit your needs, please see our other locations for consideration: VRBO # 794238 and VRBO # 767019


Coral Heights House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath 1 - toilet , shower
    Master Bath 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • All bathrooms have been updated with all new fixtures/ flooring and furnishings
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Suite 1 - 1 queen , Private bathroom with walk-in shower
    Master Suite # 2 - 1 queen , Private Bathroom with tub/shower
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • (2) rooms have queen size beds. The other room has (2)Twin or Single Beds.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
We have also included in our home a number of items to accomodate parents with small children. A Pack n Play, baby swing, and a dining table booster seat. Not to mention a small library of children's books, games, toys, and videos for the room with twin beds.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Paradise Found South Florida I - New Monthly Rental 'Home Away From Home'
average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews

Highly recommend this house/property

  • 5 of 5

The house was well maintained, cleaned & stocked w/ everything needed & than some!! We were welcomed w/ a fresh loaf of local bread, a lb of coffee & a bottle of wine!! There were toys for both grand kids ages 1 & 4 along w/ beach toys, an umbrella, chairs & lotion to boot!! The pool was warm & inviting. We spent mornings swimming in it & than visited the local beaches in the afternoons. The house is centrally located which made traveling w/ young children easy. We felt very welcome by Katherine & Larry & they were very accommodating. Thanks for a wonderful vacation!! David & Pearl

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect stay

  • 5 of 5

Our family enjoyed staying at your home with all the amenities you provided. The house was clean and the way you decorated the home was great. All the games, books and videos for the kids were a plus. The pool was perfect too. We enjoyed your home tremendously and thank you for a wonderful stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Reasonably priced, comfy, clean and well furnished

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay at this quaint get-a-way. We needed 3 bedrooms and 3 baths in a quiet, peaceful neighborhood. It was more than we expected. Dealing with Katherine was a delight. This condo was so well equipped we hardly had to buy a thing. Katherine even provided condiments, dishwashing detergent, laundry detergent and much, much more. We even had 4 beach chairs to use. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay and incredible hosts.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this home for almost a month as we relocated to south Florida. Absolutely my best experience with VRBO. The house was military clean, the cubbords appropriately stocked, and the furnishings like you'd have at home - not in a rental! Many nice touches like bicycles, pool toys, games, and a wii.

The owners are incredibly responsive and caring. Always quick to answer a text or call whenever we had a question.

Quiet and pea full, but just a few minutes from one of the best beaches in the United States.

Come. You won't be dissapointed.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Paradise Found Rental

  • 5 of 5

My family had a great time at this rental. Very comfortable and nice place and a great pool and patio area. Great location.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
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Well equipped property, great owners, central location

  • 5 of 5

there were several things about this property which stood out and we have done VRBO or similar many times in the past. The communication before and during this day definitely stood out, I would say with most vacation rentals there is very little interaction with the owner. The owner was readily available by text message for any questions or concerns and was extremely responsive. Leaving the treats for our arrival, the coffee, the wine, etc. stands out as a big positive. The kitchen is also very well-stocked in terms of spices, pans, etc. we actually like to cook on vacation so that was a big plus for us to be able to have what we need. The outdoor multiple seating areas and the lighting out there is fantastic and the heated pool with the lights also a big plus. In the morning we would have breakfast and the kids would jump right in the pool and that was great. Very convenient location to so many things including the airport, beach, restaurants, grocery store.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended


Rates & Availability

Coral Heights House Rental Rates

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My Standard Rate
30 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $79
Cleaning-Monthly $200
Refundable damage deposit $350
Tax Rate 11.0%

International Credit Card Fee of 3% on total

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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