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Casa De Flores, A Little Piece of Heaven

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 4,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 14 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Bedroom, 4.5 Bathroom Fully Furnished Executive Pool Home

The ultimate vacation home in prestigious Sugarmill Woods. This immaculate, fully furnished executive pool home boasts 4 bedrooms 4.5 bathrooms, giving everyone their own private bed/bath ensuite to spread out into. Families and foodies will be inspired to entertain in the executive kitchen, breakfast nook and family room combination with granite countertops and island large enough to accommodate the whole family. Professional stainless steel appliances include a side by side refrigerator large enough to stock any food and beverage items one can imagine; smooth top stove, wall oven and microwave and dual sinks with one on the island allowing several people to work together to prepare meals and snacks in the hearth of the home; not to mention the whole house water purification system providing good and fresh tasting water for your drinking, cooking and washing needs. The family room boasts a 52” flat screen HDTV and DVD surround sound system with a stocked media library, cable TV, Wi-fi and plenty of seating for friends and family. Those who want more active entertainment can enjoy the pool table or swim in the 15’ x 36’ solar heated western facing swimming pool and spa under a fully screened lanai. Did we mention this house includes a gym with a treadmill and two weight stations! Need some quiet time? Enjoy the quiet of the living room with a great selection of books. Pool furniture and gas grill allows the family to spill out to the outdoors without leaving any of the indoor amenities.

For nature lovers, this property sits on a very private landscaped lot, which backs to a deep natural wooded ‘greenbelt’ preserve, with no neighbors in the back and north side of the house. Plenty of deer, turkey, turtles, the elusive fox squires and a variety of birds can be viewed in the quite early mornings and evenings from the screened lanai. Nature walks will call you to observe our wonderful flora and fauna with friendly neighbors waving and speaking along the way.

This beautiful home is centrally located two miles from the Suncoast Parkway and minutes from world-renowned Homosassa Springs, manatee capital of the world and Weeki Wachee, home of the world famous mermaid show. The Wildlife Park has a wonderful feeding show with the manatee and those who want more adventure can take a tour with a local dive shop to snorkel with the manatee in their natural habitat. What a wonderful once in a lifetime opportunity to explore the springs with the majestic manatee, up close and personal! The Gulf of Mexico, Homosassa River, Crystal River, fresh and salt water fishing, world class golf, beaches, excellent shopping and many restaurants are all close by to make your vacation special and memorable. An hour north of Tampa/Clearwater/St. Petersburg and two hours of Orlando/Disney World/Universal Studios, why pay triple the price for cramped and crowded hotel accommodations for less than a 2 hour drive when you can spread out in this amazing private pool home.

Beautiful Florida sunshine awaits you – all you need is your suitcase to enjoy the best of Florida’s ‘Nature Coast’!

More Details

Property Manager
Anita Florido
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 12, 2017

About Anita Florido

I come from a large family and always wanted to have a place were we could all gather for some fun in the sun and down home relaxation. We traveled all over Florida for 10 years exploring and when we came across Homosassa and this house it was love at first sight. The relaxed environment and warm people made me want to call this home.

Why Anita Florido chose Homosassa

The thing I love most about this property is the space. With family gatherings a crucial part of our habits having the ability to spread out in the house and have a bathroom dedicated for every bedroom is great. In addition, having the 3 living spaces are great so that the adults can be in one space and the children can play in other, but close enough to keep everyone together.

What makes this house unique

The executive kitchen is great for big family gatherings because it allows all of us to gather and help with the cooking without stumbling over each other. It is a pure joy to entertain in this house.

Amenities

Sugarmill Woods House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Spa
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master - toilet , tub , shower , This bathroom has his and her sinks
    Queen upstairs - toilet , shower
    Queen downstairs - toilet , shower
    Hall bathroom - toilet
    Twin upstairs - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Twin Suite - 2 twin/ single , Twin suite has his and her closets and its own bathroom
    Master suite - 1 king , King suite, private bath, 52' HDTV w/ DV
    Queen suite upstairs - 1 queen , Queen suite, private bathroom and TV
    Queen suite downstairs - 1 queen , Queen suite, private bath and TV
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
Notes:
Housekeeping can be arranged at an additional fee. Please indicate if you desire housekeeping during your stay and how many times per week you would require the service.

Reviews

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Casa De Flores, A Little Piece of Heaven
average rating of 5.0 based on 17 reviews
5

The pictures don't do this property justice; it is amazing!

  • 5 of 5

I'm ready to book again for next year. Cleanest place I have ever stayed. Had everything we needed and more. There is not one negative thing I can say about this place; except we had to go home. Best vacation experience we ever had!! I would recommend this to anyone interested in vacationing in that area.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing home!

  • 5 of 5

We rented Casa De Flores for our family vacation for a week, we had our children and grandchildren with us and I have to say we all absolutely loved this home! All of the rooms are very good sized and the furniture is beautiful! The home has all the amenities you could need. Anita was very nice to work with and very attentive. The only small issue we had was that the hot tub didn't heat up as well as it should, when we told Anita she immediately called the pool guy. He came out that evening and checked it out. There is quite a bit to do in the area so we kept very busy. Anita provides some information on things to do in the area and some restaurant suggestions. If we come back to stay in this area again we will definitely stay as Casa De Flores! We recommend this home to anyone looking to stay in this area.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We were looking for a place that was quiet yet not far from stores. Perfect for us.

  • 5 of 5

The house was immaculate, beds comfy, and kitchen very well stocked with necessities. Better than anything was our interaction with Anita. You will not find a VRBO manager so responsive and willing to help. THAT'S WHAT MAKES A VACATION MOST ENJOYABLE FOR US!

Thanks so much, Anita.

Jim and Fran, Louisville, KY

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chicago, IL. 60448
5

Spacious, lovely pool home in a great location

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home is so spacious you could get lost in it. There are actually 5 bedrooms but one has been converted into an exercise room. The billiard room is in addition to a family room and a living room. The art work appears to reflect Anita's travels and adds a nice touch to each room. I will only give a 5 star rating if a home has great beds, is very clean and the owner communicates well. This home is definitely 5 stars. We loved that it was close to great kayaking (which we did daily) restaurants close enough to be convenient, yet the property itself gave you a sense of being in the woods, especially while enjoying the pool and hot tub. Although the pool was too cool for our taste (stayed the first week in February), Anita made sure the hot tub was comfortably hot for us (102 degrees). I travel to Florida at least 4 times a year and this will definitely be on my list of return trips.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ontario, Canada
5

Great house.

  • 5 of 5

Four guys shared this house on a golf trip and it was perfect for that purpose. Lots of room, each of us had our own room with ensuite, located close to lots of great golf courses. Great kitchen for those that like to cook. The house was clean and well maintained. Owner was responsive and helpful. We had a great time and would definitely return.

  • Submitted: Dec 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Two Times Awesome

  • 5 of 5

This was our second time staying at Casa Des Flores and we are soooooo happy to have found this place. Not only is this the best place to stay in Sugarmill Woods........Anita is the ultimate hostess. We have already booked for 2017 and intend to enjoy this piece of paradise for many more years. If you are ever considering staying in this area......this is by far the best place to stay.

  • Submitted: Dec 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
63 Miles
Tampa International Airport
Nearest Barpub
11 Miles
The Freezer Tiki Bar
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Sugarmill Woods Country Club
Nearest Train
21 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Suncoast Parkway
Nearest Restaurant
13 Miles
Applebees
Nearest Beach
23 Miles
Fort Island Gulf Beach
Car: necessary

This beautiful executive home is located in prestigious Sugarmill Woods and centrally located two miles from the Suncoast Parkway and minutes from world-renowned Homosassa Springs, manatee capital of the world and Weeki Wachee, home of the world famous mermaid show. The Wildlife Park has a wonderful feeding show with the manatee and those who want more adventure can take a tour with a local dive shop to snorkel with the manatee in their natural habitat. The Gulf of Mexico, Homosassa River, Crystal River, fresh and salt water fishing, world class golf, beaches, excellent shopping and many restaurants are all close by to make your vacation special and memorable. This property sits on a very private landscaped lot, which backs to a deep natural wooded ‘greenbelt’ preserve, with no neighbors in the back and north side of the house. Nature lovers have plenty of deer, turkey, turtles, the elusive fox squires and a variety of birds, which can be viewed in the quite early mornings and evenings from the screened lanai. Nature walks will call you to observe our wonderful flora and fauna with friendly neighbors waving and speaking along the way. An hour north of Tampa/Clearwater/St. Petersburg and two hours of Orlando/Disney World/Universal Studios, why pay triple the price for cramped and crowded hotel accommodations for less than a 2 hour drive when you can spread out in this amazing private pool home.

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Rates & Availability

Sugarmill Woods House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
My Standard Rate
14 night minimum stay
$150
$3,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Deposit $500

There is a $250 per month cap on electricity allowance.
Seasonal and Long term (3 months or longer) renters can call for special pricing.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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