"Picasso" - Beautiful Holiday Home on Rotonda River(22 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Villa
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Villa, 3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 6)
Boating and fishing are extremely popular, with various charter agencies offering a variety of fishing adventures. Indeed Boca Grande provides Florida's finest and greatest tarpon fishing and great small fishing. Fishing licences can be purchased locally. There is an abundance of fishing waters including the Gasparilla Sound Aquatic Prserve and many inland coastal waterways in the area, together with two local fishing piers. Dolphin and manatee sighting cruises are also available in the area.
Retail therapy is well catered for, with Port Charlotte shopping mall only 10 minutes away. Exclusive St Armand's Circle at Sarasota is a must, and north of Sarasota the Ellenton shopping mall offers designer labels at great prices.
The villa is set in generous landscaped grounds overlooking the Rotonda River, only 10 minutes from the nearest beautiful beaches at Englewood, Boca Grande and Manasota Key.
The superb solar heated swimming pool has a southerly aspect to make the most of the long sunny days.
The villa has been designed and finished to the highest standards, providing a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere. The spacious open plan layout, with approximately 2,500ft of internal living space, provides excellent accommodation, having a formal living room for relaxing in after a long day at the beach, and a separate family room with multi-channel cable television and DVD player. A CD/intercom system has been installed throughout the villa. Wi-Fi available as well as free local and long distance telephone calls.
The fully fitted spacious kitchen boasts all amenities including dishwasher, oven, microwave, side-by-side fridge freezer a comprehensive range of cookware and crockery. There is also a separate utility room. The informal nook breakfast area leads from the kitchen and overlooks the pool.
The private and fully screened pool enclosure incorporates special decking with sun loungers. There is a large shady lanai with an outdoor dining area.. For the safety of children, there is a pool alarm. For added convenience there is also a separate washroom adjacent to the pool.
The sumptuous master bedroom suite has a super-king size bed, cable television, large walk in wardrobe and dressing area and a beautiful large en-suite bathroom with twin washbasins, large bath, walk in shower and water closet. Beautiful French doors lead from the bedroom onto the pool.
The second bedroom has a queen-size bed, fitted wardrobes and its own bathroom with bath and shower, washbasin and water closet The third twin bedroom has fitted wardrobes, a walk in shower, washbasin and water closet.
Outside the villa is surrounded by landscaped gardens leading down to the Rotonda River, which attracts numerous local wildlife. A long driveway leads to an integral two car garage incorporating electric door.
There are also four bikes at the villa as well as beach chairs, umbrellas, cool box etc.
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Member since: 2005
- 2521 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Music Library:
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Free Long Distance:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Lawn / Garden
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My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $400
- Clean and laundry $125
- Tax Rate 12%
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: We are a retired lawyer and a part time office administrator with two daughters who are growing up fast! Tim enjoys following his local soccer team, Hull City, with all its ups and downs, and Debbie and the girls enjoy visiting the many shopping malls!
Why the Owner Chose Broadmoor, Rotonda West, FL, USA:
Having visited and fell in love with the area in 2003, we achieved an ambition of building a wonderful holiday villa that we could truly call a second home.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
The many wonderful beaches, the fishing and boating and the myriad of wildlife. And of course relaxing by the pool with a good book.
- Primary: +44 1482-665725 (United Kingdom)
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Front of Villa showing the lovely landscaping
Sun beginning to set on front of villa
Family room with cable TV
Formal dining area.
Master bathroom with his and her wash basins
Bedroom 2 bathroom
Lanai and pool
Sun loungers at the ready!
A sunny spot for a coffee
Pool view as taken by Mr R.Flint - happy renter.
Boca Grande lighthouse just as the sun is setting
Venice Pier at sunset
Bird of Paradise at front of villa
Nook and lounge
Fully fitted spacious kitchen and breakfast bar.
Sumptious master bedroom with super king size bed and cable tv
Double bedroom with beautiful views onto Rotonda River
En-suite twin bedroom
Relaxing with a cocktail by pool
Another view down to Rotonda River from the house
Another stunning sunset from the lanai
Sunset at Venice Beach and still looking for those sharks teeth!
Taking a cooling dip whilst fishing off boat on Lemon Bay
This listing was first published here in 2005.
Date last modified - Thursday, January 19, 2017
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