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Gulf Coast Luxury Fully Air Conditioned Private Villa with Own Screened Pool

(27 Reviews)

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Not available to rent after 31 Aug 2017. Home to be offered for Sale from 1 Sep.


Last updated: 05/29/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2.5
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

About the Property

3/4 bedrooms sleeps 6. 2.5 bath. Open plan living/dining areas. Full kitchen.

This lovely home is mid-way between Sarasota and St Petersburg and is located at The Fairways, in the heart of the Imperial Lakewoods. This quiet residential community is maintained to a very high standard, and is surrounded by lakes and the golf course of Moccasin Wallow Golf Club. This comfortable home overlooks natural preserves to the front and rear. The private, fully screened pool (29ft x 13ft, depth graduates from 3ft to 6ft) and outside dining area face south-west. Outside lighting makes for great evenings relaxing with family and friends over a meal.
The bedrooms and bathrooms are over 2 floors with air conditioning to both floors and access to the pool from the dining area. The fully equipped kitchen has an electric range, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. All utensils and kitchenware are supplied. There is a separate laundry room with large washer and dryer. The master bedroom features a king size bed and ceiling fan with remote control. It also has an en-suite bathroom with large shower enclosure and bath tub. Upstairs there is queen bed, 2 twin beds and 2 day beds, with a separate bathroom and shower. Four flat screen TVs, Blu-ray and secure Wi-Fi with inkjet printer feature in the home.

Nearby Bradenton has shopping, fishing and water sports. Sarasota is famous for its fabulous beaches and features the Mote Marine Aquarium, the Ringling Museum, the Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, theatres, boutiques, fine bistros and restaurants. The new Mall at University Town Center is a 20 minute drive south on the I-75.

There are 35 miles of award-winning white-sand beaches half an hour's drive away at St. Petersburg and Clearwater. Watersports are popular along the warm, calm Gulf Coast shoreline with dolphin watches, pirate and sea-life safari cruises, kayaking, kite surfing, windsurfing and snorkelling. There is also fine dining, beach bars and festivals. The Salvador Dali museum can be found in downtown St Petersburg.

A short drive from St Petersburg is the city of Tampa with more shopping, dining and night-life. It features the Florida Aquarium and there are rollercoaster thrills at Busch Gardens, sister park to Sea World at Orlando.

To the south of Sarasota is the world-class Siesta Key Beach, Myakka State Park, Venice, Fort Myers, Naples, Marco Island and the Everglades.


Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/29/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking is permitted anywhere on the property...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    No exceptions...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single


  • Den: 2 twin/ single

    Also 2 seater sofa and flat screen TV...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 baby crib

    Cot/Crib is a Pack n Play with fitted sheets for mattress...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Flat screen TV. Features ceiling fan with remote control...moreless

  • The downstairs bedroom, which overlooks the pool, has a large walk-in closet. All bedrooms have closets, lamps and radio alarm clocks. All bed linens, blankets, household towels and beach towels are supplied. The upstairs den has two day beds and can be used as an additional living and/or sleeping area having a 2 seater sofa and flat screen TV. There is also a play pen / cot for a baby....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    with hand basin...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

    with twin hand basins...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    En-suite with twin hand basins...moreless

  • Bathrooms are well lit with large mirrors and 'Hollywood' wall decor lighting. The downstairs bedroom has an en-suite with large walk-in shower and separate large corner tub. Hair dryer and hair straighteners are available....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Free wireless internet and free telephone calls to Continental USA and Canada....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Downstairs two flat screen TVs. Upstairs two flat screen TVs....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury


  • Pond
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    Glass top dining table with 6 chairs...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning:

    Air conditioning units on both floors...moreless

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access:

    Ethernet cable not supplied....moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Garage:

    Remote control not available. Manual control in garage accessed from inside the home...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    With hp deskjet 1010 printer. Connects to PC and Mac. Ink cartridges not supplied....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Free calls to Continental USA plus Canada....moreless

  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes and utensils provided for up to 8 guests. Stove top pans including fry pan and roasting trays. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Breakfast table with 4 chairs...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Tea, condiments and spices available....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    with water/ice dispenser...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Patio

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


from 27 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 27 - Jul 1, 2017
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $258.72
  • No additional mandatory fees


* Reduced rates are available for stays of 21 nights or more - please contact home owner for quote.

* Rates are quoted in British pounds. Please select your own currency to pay securely online. Payment by personal check/cheque is also accepted in U.S dollars and British pounds.

* Rates include taxes at 11%, all utilities and clean.

* Pool heat may be required between the months of November and March. This is optional at an extra £75 per week.

* Security deposit will be returned 14 days after departure (subject to there being no damage or additional cleaning necessary) via HomeAway refunds online or by check/cheque.

* A minimum of two weeks notice is required to book this home.

* A reservation deposit of £200 is required at the time of booking and is non-refundable.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/29/2017
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45 Miles
Nearest Airport
Tampa International
0.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Moccasin Wallow Golf Course
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Moccasin Wallow Golf Course Club House
25 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bradenton/Anna Maria and St Pete's

Car: Necessary

This private, fully air-conditioned home with fully screened pool and outside dining area is situated in the quiet, peaceful community of The Fairways, Imperial Lakewoods.

This luxury home is in a super location. Just 5 minutes from the I-75 it is quick and easy to get to many fantastic places. Ellenton Prime Outlets, for discount shopping, is only 3 miles away. Beautiful Sarasota and great shopping at St Armands Circle can be reached within 40 minutes, along with the fabulous beaches of Longboat, Lido and Siesta Keys. Take the drive down from Anna Maria Island south through Longboat, Lido and Siesta or north-west across the Sunshine Skyway to Tampa, St Petes and Clearwater, all are easily reached from the I-75. The nearest beaches are St Pete's and Anna Maria Island, each within 25 miles. The theme parks of Busch Gardens are just an hour's drive away and Disney and Universal parks in Orlando are only 90 minutes drive on the I-75

Golf: This lovely two-storey home is located at the Fairways, Imperial Golf Course, Palmetto. The 500 acre, 72 par golf course is one of over 85 courses within a 40 mile radius and features many lakes and conservation areas.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Steve and I were born and grew up in the North West of England and we currently live near Preston in the United Kingdom. We have been happily married for 20 years and have been visiting the USA since 1997. Our love of the Gulf Coast area of Florida resulted in the purchase of this lovely holiday home near Bradenton, Florida.

Why the Owner Chose Imperial Lakewood's (Palmetto, FL, USA):
We liked the location as soon as we visited The Fairways in 2004, when we were looking for a place to buy. We bought "off plan" and the home was completed July 2005. We like the convenience of being within 5 minutes of the I-75 so we can quickly access our favourite beaches, cafes and restaurants, etc.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The Fairways is a lovely, friendly, residential community and offers peace and tranquillity allowing you to relax and unwind.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/29/2017

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  • Not available to rent after 31 Aug 2017. Home to be offered for Sale from 1 Sep.

    Not available to rent after 31 Aug 2017. Home to be offered for Sale from 1 Sep.

  • The Fairways Community

    The Fairways Community

  • Living room

    Living room

  • Breakfast/Kitchen area

    Breakfast/Kitchen area

  • King size bed in Master bedroom

    King size bed in Master bedroom

  •  Master en-suite bathroom

    Master en-suite bathroom

  • Double bedroom

    Double bedroom

  • Upstairs bathroom

    Upstairs bathroom

  • Spacious living room

    Spacious living room

  • Open plan living and dining area

    Open plan living and dining area

  • Breakfast area

    Breakfast area

  • Master bedroom showing en-suite

    Master bedroom showing en-suite

  • Upstairs den/loft

    Upstairs den/loft

  • Twin bedroom

    Twin bedroom

  • Private pool 29' x 13', depth from 3ft to 6ft

    Private pool 29' x 13', depth from 3ft to 6ft

  • Outside dining by the pool

    Outside dining by the pool

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