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Pet-Friendly, Central Florida Getaway

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,300 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Orlando-Area Vacation Home close to Disney, Gulf, and Wekiva Park


This 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom house is a lovely and pet-friendly retreat situated in beautiful Royal Oaks Estates Community. Although tucked away in Apopka, it is only a short drive to shops, restaurants, golfing, and all Orlando area attractions including Disney, Universal, SeaWorld and International Drive. Your vacation home is fully furnished with vaulted ceilings and an open floor-plan. It includes fresh bed linens and towels to accommodate a family or group, a flat-screen TV and stereo system, updated appliances and flooring, master suite with walk-in closet, 2-car garage, outdoor grill, bicycles, onsite washer/dryer, screened porch, fenced yard, community pool/tennis courts and more.

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Recommended Apopka dining includes The Back Room Steakhouse Bar and Grill, a local haunt with excellent food. Also try Catfish Place for southern style seafood served in a turn-of-the-century railroad depot or Topper’s Creamery for a sweet treat. Venture to neighboring towns such as Winter Park to experience the upscale Park Avenue restaurants such as Luma on Park. Nearby Mount Dora hosts “A Taste of our Town”, a weekly, guided food and wine tour leaving from the Chamber of Commerce building.


Orlando-area attractions are world-famous and too numerous to list comprehensively. The highlights are theme parks such as Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Epcot, Wet and Wild, Universal Studios, and Discovery Cove where guests swim with the dolphins! Other recommended activities include a stroll around Crane’s Roost in Altamonte Springs or paddling the length of Orlando’s Lake Eola in a swan-shaped boat. You may want to bike Apopka’s new trails, hike around Wekiwa State Park, or drive your own boat through Mt Dora’s Jungle Canal. For a little culture and nightlife, catch a show at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre or visit famous venues such as House of Blues, Hard Rock Café, or the Church Street pubs. Of course, don’t forget Florida East Coast and Gulf Coast beaches only 1-3 hours away including Daytona Beach, Cocoa Beach, and Clearwater Beach. Whatever your dream for the perfect vacation, Orlando can make it happen!

More Details

Kelly Strom
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 20, 2017

About Kelly Strom

I'm a Florida real estate Agent and a property owner originally from Nebraska (Go Big Red!). I lived in this property for 5 years before moving to Tampa and hope you will love it just as much as I did.

Kelly Strom purchased this house in 2006

Why Kelly Strom chose Central/Disney/Orlando Area

It's close to all area attractions but far enough away to be removed from the chaos and bustle.

What makes this house unique

I'm here to make your stay amazing! If you need anything at all, I will do my best to accommodate you.


Apopka House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Changes or cancellations are subject to a $50 admin fee.
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 bunk bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Pet-Friendly, Central Florida Getaway
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews
Where do you live?

Comfortable house in a nice neighborhood

  • 4 of 5

We chose this pet friendly house as it is only one mile from the West Orange Traiil where we enjoyed bicycling many days during our 4 week stay. The house is very comfortable with 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. The back yard is walled in and covered with bark mulch so it was good for dogs but not for sitting out. The lanai has a wicker loveseat and chair and a grill which we did not use. The garage was great for storing our car and bikes. We loved the quiet friendly neighborhood where we could walk our dog on the sidewalk.

We did not use the pool or tennis courts but they seemed to be well maintained.

The washer and dryer are in the garage and worked well.

Kelly answered all our questions promptly.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Enjoyed our stay. Easy working with Kelly!

  • 4 of 5

Kelly was great, easy to reach and always very attentive to any requests! Nice Master BR with high ceilings. Great fenced in back yard was perfect for our two dogs. Large screen TV's with tons of channels made the nights enjoyable as well. Garage was nice to keep car clean and secure. Royal Oaks has great side walks on both sides of the road for walking the dogs at night. Apopka offers lots of food options nearby.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic home rental

  • 5 of 5

Kelly was the best. She was always very attentive to any requests! I enjoyed my stay here for 2 months and would definitely recommend her home for your rental stay. I am coming back for 2 months in the winter! Thank you Kelly for allowing me to stay here!!

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent well kept home!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home with all conveniences of your own!

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fort Collins, CO

Great house!

  • 5 of 5

The property was clean, well-maintained, and exactly as described. The complimentary bottle of wine was a nice touch! We would definitely rent this home again if we were in the area again. Great location!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wow! What a great place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

We chose Apopka because my husband is an avid cyclist. The West Orange Bike Trail was close by and he loved cycling on it. The house was more than we could have asked for. The master bed was the most comfortable rental home bed that we have ever experienced, and we travel several times a year. The kitchen was stocked with a lot of little extras. Spices, sugar, flour etc. All the things you need just a little of and would hate to have to buy. The fridge has an ice maker which worked well and also provided cold filtered water. The house is tastefully decorated and the kids room has toys, games and books. Although we never used it there is a community centre nearby with a pool. The house is close to stores, restaurants and grocery stores. There is a 24 hour Super Walmart and a Sam's Club just a 5 minute drive away. Kelly is very attentive and helpful. She answers her emails very quickly. The street is quiet and in a safe area. We will definitely come here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Orlando International Airport (MCO)
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Frogger's Bar and Grill
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Sweetwater Golf and Country Club
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Historic Apopka Train Station - 1918
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
414 - Maitland
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
El Potro
Nearest Beach
60 Miles
New Smyrna Beach
Car: necessary


Rates & Availability

Apopka House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter 2018
Jan 1 2018 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
Winter 2019
Jan 1 2019 - Mar 31 2019
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Cleaning Fee $125
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 13.0%

All changes or cancellations are subject to a $50 admin fee.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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