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Ranchette*Family Friendly *Pool***Dogs Welcome

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Last updated: 04/29/2017
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

Central Melbourne location, just west of I-95, easy drive to beaches, Orlando.

Property description
- 3 bedroom/2 bath large home with full kitchen, florida room, large family room with hdtv large screen tv, dining room, pool, high speed WiFi throughout, cable TV in the bedroom and den/bedroom.
- Queen bedroom(accommodates 2 people) Double w/trundle bedroom (accommodates 2-3 people), den/bedroom (accommodates 1-2). A full bathroom is located near the bedrooms.
- Clean home alternative to hotels, just west of I 95.
- Swimming pool
- WIFI internet (free).
- Parking-free, Brighthouse TV, WiUU, utilities, beach towels, ironing board and iron.
- HDTV large screen TV in the den and family room.
- Digital key access provided upon arrival.
- Park your vehicle on the property free of charge.
- By car - 20 minutes to the ocean, sightseeing, shopping malls, Wickham park, surf shops, bakery, cafes, grocery stores, postal service, art, music, yoga, pilates, clothing, gift boutiques, cape canaveral cruise lines, massage, hair, nail, facial, salons, many restaurants in the area. Close to historic melbourne, cocoa beach, 45 minutes to disney/orlando.
- Owner is on the property to feed/care for the farm animals between 6-9 am & 5-8 pm
- Will be available to answer any questions you may have regarding local attractions, sites, suggestions, maps and directions. I will make every effort to ensure you have every thing you need and are comfortable.
- NON-SMOKERS only (includes outside on the property)
- Please do not bring food/drinks in the bedrooms.
- The thermostat is maintained at 75.
- Given that the bedrooms are on the side where the chicken coop is, guests may hear the rooster from time to time (this has been a problem for only one guest (out of many guests). I-95 commuters can be heard during busy travel times as the highway is close by.
Pool/lanai/patio with large hammock and outdoor dining table. Kitchen with all cooking items, dining room, florida room. Washer/dryer available. Outdoor gas grill. Room to park your boat at the house. Dogs are welcome; Ask about Group retreat/events. 5 min drive to Lake Washington boat ramp. 20-30 min drive to beach, 45 min drive to Disney/Universal/Orlando attractions. 20-30 minute drive to Patrick AF Base.


Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/29/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome:

    Children are not to be left unattended....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    family has allergies to nicotine/tobacco (cigarettes) direct and indirect; please do not ask about smoking only outside....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs only (family member allergic to cats). All dogs must be flea treated prior to arrival. Horses with advanced notice for events less than 30 days....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


Other Amenities

  • We own 3 horses that live on the property along with chickens, rooster, ducks, turkeys and geese. A family member will be on the property to feed the animals before 9am and between 5-9pm. If you would like to feed the horses treats, please let us know in advance. ...moreless


  • DVD Player


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining:

    additional tables in florida room and patio seat 4 each...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Living Room:

    Florida Room has a Computer, family room has a large screen tv...moreless

  • Parking:

    Room to park your car, boat and/or trailer....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Kitchen, bath and beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Front load...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    Bean grinder coffee maker, latte maker....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Serves 8-12...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Dishwasher, stove, refrigerator, coffee maker, toaster, blender, all items necessary to cook full meals. ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Double oven...moreless


  • Lawn / Garden:

    Horses, Chickens/Rooster, ducks and geese are contained in the back area of the property. Owners manage feeding/care twice daily.The Rooster will crow in the morning and when other birds stop by....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill....moreless

  • Tennis:


Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    Pool area is managed by owners on a routine basis....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 4.6
from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
3 bedroom/1 bath
Mar 26 - Aug 31, 2017
5 night min stay

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Events $300 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Tax Rate 11.5%


Arrangements can be made for special events such as weddings, retreats, etc...ask for details.

For catering/meal delivery---

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/29/2017
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Car: Recommended

Located in Central Florida's East Coast near Atlantic Ocean (surfers delight), comfortable and spacious home in west Melbourne on 2.5

acres surrounded by Pine Trees. Horses, geese, ducks, turkeys, rooster and chickens on property. Fully furnished with washing machine/dryer, pool/lanai with outdoor table and chairs, screened in patio with round table and large hammock and sunchairs. Family room with large screen tv, florida room off screened in patio with family computer and breakfast nook that seats four with breakfast bar. Dining room that seats up to 8 people. Sleeps six people comfortably. One bedroom with queen size bed, Second bedroom is a double bed with trundle, 3rd bedroom is a den/TV/wiuu room with futon. Kitchen with all amenities, including dishwasher and microwave.

HDTV in family room with BluRay DVD WiFi compatable. Secure internet with WiFi access.

Close to shopping (grocery 2.7 miles),Walmart, Viera specialty shops, Melbourne Square mall and many eating establishments(sports bars to fine dining), public golf course and batting cages (2.7 miles), Wickham Park(doggie park) and the King Center (shows). The Melbourne Zoo, shopping malls, Historic downtown Melbourne and several beaches are within 15-30 minutes. Lake Washington dock is 1 mile west of our home; dock your boat at the house. Local areas have jetski, boat, water sport rentals, swamp buggy, airboat rides in Forever Florida near St Cloud. Other attractions: Orlando activities, Daytona Beach 1 hour, Historic St Augustine 1 1/2 hours, Kennedy Space Center 45 minutes, Orlando airport 1 hour, Melbourne airport 30 minutes. Disney attractions.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/29/2017

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  • Gazebo and pond in front of house.

    Gazebo and pond in front of house.

  • Family Room

    Family Room

  • Kitchen


  • Florida Room

    Florida Room

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Queen bedroom 2

    Queen bedroom 2

  • Full bathroom

    Full bathroom

  • North side of the 2.5 acre property, where the chicks free range

    North side of the 2.5 acre property, where the chicks free range

  • Lady TStetson - 14 yr old Saddlebred/Arabian

    Lady TStetson - 14 yr old Saddlebred/Arabian

  • Front of the house at sunset

    Front of the house at sunset

  • Front of home northside

    Front of home northside

  •  Fireplace in family room

    Fireplace in family room

  • Kitchen


  • Florida Room-Computer station with access to screened in patio/lanai/pool area

    Florida Room-Computer station with access to screened in patio/lanai/pool area

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Full Bedroom w/Single Trundle

    Full Bedroom w/Single Trundle

  • Den/TV/Futon


  • Garden Herbs

    Garden Herbs

  • Round pen

    Round pen

  • Melbourne Beach-Bubba digging for florida crabs

    Melbourne Beach-Bubba digging for florida crabs

  • Pool area on the north side of the house.

    Pool area on the north side of the house.

VRBO #683906

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Saturday, April 29, 2017

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