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5 Bedroom Peaceful Lakeside Retreat

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Last updated: 04/22/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5-6 nights
  • Sleeps:15
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Private Lake Front paradise to get away from it all.

2 story ,4000 sq. foot home. Beautiful quiet neighborhood on a Private Lake. Private lake means NO motor boats , jet ski's whizzing by. 2 large lakes within 2 blocks on both sides. Bring your boats and fish 29 lakes in the area. We have a flats boat , and a kayak for your pleasure. Umbrella chairs, hammock, and floating dock. Clear spring fed water . Lot's of fish. play many games on our big lot next door. Fire pit, basketball hoop. Plenty of parking and close to town, church, dining, pub's, golf, big lakes QUIET neighborhood, can walk and ride bikes and be safe. Free internet and Satellite in all rooms. Well trained Pet's and children welcomed.(requires larger deposit.)


Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 15
  • Children Welcome:

    Must be supervised at all times, with lake and road close by....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Very allergic. Can smoke outside....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    well trained, non aggressive. Ask owner $200.00 deposit...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 13-15

  • Bedroom 2 upstairs: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 3 upstairs: 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 1 upstairs: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon


  • Bedroom 4 downstairs: 1 queen, 2 sleep sofa /futon


  • Bedroom 5 downstairs: 2 bunk bed

    sofa bed in couch downstairs living room...moreless

  • Master bedroom upstairs , tile floors , bathroom, walk in closet. Very big! Downstairs white carpet, wood paneling, kitchen, fireplace, pool table, darts...moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 3 downstairs: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • 3 full bathrooms.

Other Amenities

  • Quite Private neighborhood. Must be fairly reserved, and respectful to others and property. Bring your paddleboards, fishing poles, coolers and camera! You won't want to leave!...moreless


  • Books:

    Many books, PLEASE read and leave here. these are my private collection, I will share for your use....moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    Pool table and darts downstairs...moreless

  • Games:

    basketball,many board games, dice, large lot for football, volleyball (not provided) putting....moreless

  • Television:

    Tv in every bedroom...moreless

  • Toys:

    variety of lake toys...moreless

  • Video Library:

    Welcome to use, Please be respectful and leave them here for next use....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Library
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    Private Lake Trolling motor's allowed ONLY. Have flats boat/oars and kyack for your pleasure...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Swimming


  • Dining:

    breakfast nook seats 6 dining seats 4, bar seats 5...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 15 people


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

    outside exercise equipment, bring your bikes. Basketball net, horseshoes, croquet...moreless

  • Garage:

    owner leaves 4 wheeler and lawn equipment. can park one car....moreless

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    extra lot next door for extra parking, bring boat and trailer to visit near by lakes less than a mile...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    more than adequate for large family. lots of extra's, waddle maker, popcorn popper, ect....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    large kitchen with bar and breakfast nook small kitchen downstairs...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Boat:

    row boatw/oars I will share with guests. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Bring your own clubs you can practice on our large lot nest door....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    I have a kyack I will gladly share with guests....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    big lot next door for all kinds of outdoor activities, park your boats for 2 adjoining lakes....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill


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from 4 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Memorial day
May 24 - May 29, 2017
5 night min stay
Independance day
Jun 29 - Jul 5, 2017
5 night min stay
Dec 21 - Dec 27, 2017
6 night min stay
My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$1,500 $3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $200
  • PDP $99
  • refundableDamageDeposit $500
  • cleaning $200
  • Taxes Not included


5/3 kitchen dining room, living room, library, fireplace.

$200.00 cleaning fee

$250.00 pet fee (refundable)

$500.00 deposit to hold taken off final bill.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/22/2017
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90 Miles
Nearest Airport
0.05 Miles
Nearest Barpub
15 Miles
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Nearest Train
200 Metres
Nearest Motorway
US 27
0.05 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.05 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lake Clay
90 Miles
Nearest Beach
middle of both coast

Peaceful , Quaint town. Walk the streets and see all the Wall artwork, shop, dine, enjoy the lake and lake activities. Friendly town, centrally located 90 minutes from Orlando and both coastal beaches. 20 minutes from Sebring Race Track. 2 lakes with public access only 1 mile away for boating and skiing.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: I am a business owner in Sebring. I bought this home for a ministry of mine, I plan to use in the future, when I retire in a few years called 'A Place for dad'. My mother died unexpectedly and dad was left all alone. That generation the wife played the traditional role of Cook and housekeeper. My father was left alone, with no coping skills. I feel if he had a home to go to where he had a cook and housekeeper and similar friends he would have had more meaning to his life and cherished it more. Until I have the time to make my dream come true, I want to share this Blessings with others who will respect and love it like myself. I hope it will bring many fond memories to those who enter.

Why the Owner Chose Lake Placid, FL, USA:
This property exudes Peace and joy. Lake Placid is a #1 place of retirement. I spent 6 months redecorating a '70's house with Love. It has brought me much healing in a time of difficulty . I love this house, too big for just me, so Ill gladly share so others can enjoy my blessing, by renting either level, or all of this property. Perfect for a family reunion. Eventually I will retire in this home.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
As soon as you turn into the driveway a beautiful yellow dogwood was in full bloom. Beautiful moss filled oak trees blow lightly in the breeze with the red brick home behind the split rail fence, laid out so nicely in the mist of them. Single story from the front of home, you walk in and immediate see the spectacular view of the lake thru the large sliding glass windows. Hard wood floors, cool painted walls, and an inviting presence. Lots of light and character. The layout of the back yard is unique with spit levels, a stairway down to the dock and a rope guardrail. The osprey gather in 3 trees around the lake and I watch them fish for their breakfast and lunch daily. A group of raccoons play in the tree outside the bedroom window at night sometimes. An owl perches on the rail while turtles sunbathe on the shore. Fish actually follow you around on the kayak. The spring fed water is perfect for swimming or floating in your raft! No gas motors allowed. ( 2 lakes with in 1 mile for gas motor boats, can park here in extra lot).Very close to all local hot spots. Many sleeping arrangement's can be made with placement of furniture. Large game room downstairs. Pool table, ping pong and darts.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 70%
Calendar last updated: 04/22/2017

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  • awesome sunrise

    awesome sunrise

  • back of home

    back of home

  • Exercise with veiw

    Exercise with veiw

  • Library upstairs

    Library upstairs

  • Kitchen fully equipped with bar and breakfast nook

    Kitchen fully equipped with bar and breakfast nook

  • upstairs formal Dining, excellent view to lake below

    upstairs formal Dining, excellent view to lake below

  • Master bedroom queen and pull out couch sleeps 4

    Master bedroom queen and pull out couch sleeps 4

  • Suite 1

    Suite 1

  • sunrise


  • downstairs bath

    downstairs bath

  • suite 5 downstairs

    suite 5 downstairs

  • downstairs suite 4 pull out lazy boy and queen

    downstairs suite 4 pull out lazy boy and queen

  • front of home

    front of home

  • stationary dock banana tree

    stationary dock banana tree

  • View from upstairs porch

    View from upstairs porch

  • Living area upstairs

    Living area upstairs

  • Breakfast nook

    Breakfast nook

  • TV room upstairs

    TV room upstairs

  • Suite 2 craftsmatic beds

    Suite 2 craftsmatic beds

  • Bathroom tub, toilet, double sink

    Bathroom tub, toilet, double sink

  • downstairs kitch

    downstairs kitch

  • downstairs porch

    downstairs porch

  • fire pit on empty lot

    fire pit on empty lot

  • floating dock

    floating dock

VRBO #488325

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, April 22, 2017

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