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Luxury Waterside Villa with Private Pool - Wi Fi & HD TVs

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Rotonda West, Englewood Florida Gulf Coast -10-15 minutes to Englewood Beach - Tranquil Location, Ideal for Relaxation, Minutes to Beach, Local Golf Courses, Restuarants and Shops

Immaculately maintained and situated in the quiet, deed restricted, mainly residential White Marsh area of Rotunda, our home has all you would need to enjoy a relaxing, rewarding stay on the spectacular Gulf Coast. Including a championship golf courses with walking distance. The beautiful beaches of Manesota Key are only a 15 minute drive away, whilst 25 mins will see you at Boca Grande beach and village. The famous sands at Captiva and Sanibel are just over an hour away where you can watch the famous "Sanibel Stoop" taking place. With restaurants, shops, Championship golf courses, bike trails, boat trips and fishing within 5 minutes you probably won't need to go much further. If you do, Busch Gradens, Epcot, Disney, even Miami are all within reach. You can cruise to the Keys for a couple of days from nearby Fort Myers. Our quests/friends leave lots of tips on the area, where to go to get the best food/shopping/fishing etc with menus, maps and all the information you may need to hand.


Owner
Ann Brice
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
25 October, 2017

About Ann Brice

We have owned our home in Rotonda since May 2006 and began renting from September 2006.

Since then the majority of our rentals come from return visitors and we are now pleased to call these guests our friends. We welcome first time visitors as regularly too.

We have made personal touches to the home that our guests seem to enjoy such as an array of reading material ( some kindly donated by our guests), games, bikes, tennis equipment, dvds and pictures.

Our guest book comments have been very complimentary (thank you all) and our management team have been praised by all concerned.

We sincerely care about our guests enjoying our home as much as we do and with 24/7 care from our management company, they do ensure all is well. We welcome any phone enquiries about the area and our home.

Ann Brice purchased this villa in 2006

Why Ann Brice chose White Marsh

Having visited the area on holiday in 2001 we fell in love with the peace and quiet, the proximity to the beautiful beaches (and shopping malls) and the absolute rest that you get in the Rotonda area.

From the tranquillity of Rotonda you are only 1.5 hours from Busch Gardens, 2.5 from Disney and 3.5 from Miami. Therefore you get the best of both worlds on a stay.

With the ferry to Key West from Fort Myers daily taking 3 hours, it was ideally situated to explore the whole of Florida. The area is mainly residential with a huge mix of full time and seasonal visitors, lots of space and very little traffic, so you can cycle around the area as a family safely.Each time we return it becomes harder and harder to come back to the UK. We hope you feel the same too.

What makes this villa unique

Our home is extremely well maintained, spacious and has the added advantage of areas of privacy, with the Master bedroom not only having a huge bed, but a TV, Sofa and Chair. Our guests say there is everything you need provided to enjoy a relaxing, leisurely holiday. Only minutes from the 776, 771 the access to the 41 and the I75 this opens up the whole of Florida quickly.

You can enjoy breakfast outside in the shade or in the sunlight front porch alternatively the nook overlooking the pool. When the sun hits the lanai about 9.30/10.00am it then stays with you all day.

With tennis courts, golf courses and cycle paths all within 5 minutes drive (walking distance for some of them) you can be as active as you like. Alternatively with 2 bookcases crammed with books lounging around is great t

Guestbook comments from the owner

A beautiful home with everything you could need for a relaxing home from home stay. Far exceeded our expectations. David and Gwen

Truly Amazing Villa. If you are looking for a romantic getaway or a family vacation this is the vacation spot for you. The villa is very well maintained and the owners have thought of everything imaginable to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. The small town appeal and the beautiful beaches that are not crowded add to the majestic and relaxing experience. There is plenty to see and do in the area. Port Charlotte is only 15 minutes from the villa and offers a . The abundance of wildlife is amazing to watch and appreciate and the peacefulness of sitting on the lanai and enjoying the pool. Jerry & Cheryl

Place is better than advertised. Extremely clean and spacious bedrooms have access to pool area. Best thing, is the owners are easy and pleasant to deal with! Thanks again for helping my family have a great trip! *****!. Bryan
Jan 2007
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in White Marsh in Rotonda West

Property Type:
  • villa
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • Large, fully private en-suite master bath with wc, jacuzzi bath, twin marble basins, walk in shower, towel closet. Bathroom 2 with bath/shower over, wc and wash basin. Tile floors. Separates bedroom 1 and 2 at the other side of the house to Master bed.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Comfortably sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, Spacious room with Kingsize bed, armchair and sofa bed, cable TV, walkin closet and pool access. Bedroom 2 with Queen bed and pool view and access. Bedroom 3 with Twin beds, built in closets. Bedroom 2 and 3 share bathroom 2.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: In the garage are 5 bikes (3 adult, 2 child with locks) for your enjoyment, along with fishing rods, a set of golf clubs (you can hire at local courses), beach chairs, beds and umbrellas with a wide range of pool/beach toys. All rooms fully air-conditioned with ceiling fans. The inbuilt radio system allows you to play music in any room of the house and outside for alfresco dining. The fully equipped kitchen has everything you need whether you are looking to cook as little or as much as possible. You can bake, BBQ or get a pizza delivered whatever makes your holiday. With the covered lanai you can sit all day and listen to the peace and quiet of the Rotonda area. Outside: There is an irrigated lawn area, tended every week. The covered lanai allows views of the rear landscaped garden and canal. The large solar heated, private, shaped pool with waterfall and inbuilt table is long enough to have a reasonable swim or splash. Outside hot/cold shower. Table and 4 chairs, two lounger chairs and 4 sunbeds and BBQ. Fully equiped to allow all the party to enjoy this West facing area enjoying the sunset. The sun hits the pool area early to mid morning depending on the season and stays with you until sundown. The neighbourhood has many permanent residents and with plenty of space between properties you can enjoy the peace and quiet of the area. With limited traffic the area is also ideal for bike riding (5 provided in the rental cost) and walking (if you want to get some exercise). Utility Room: Large utility with skylight includes washing machine, tumble drier, sink, cupboards, built-in ironing board, drying racks and a beach cool box. Access to garage through lockable internal door. Telephone/laptop table at entrance with free wi-fi and stool. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The villa and linens are cleaned before you arrive and after you leave. Plentiful indoor and outdoor towels are provided along with all bed linen, including alternative comforters/quilts for seasonal changes. This is included in the rental price. Other: The nook area with table and 4 chairs is great for starting the day with a pool view whilst using the formal dining room (table and 6 chairs) ends the day perfectly. 2.5 car garage with numerous chairs, beds, bikes, umbrellas to help you enjoy you stay.

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5

Best Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Villa was very clean and a very calm neighbourhood. A very relaxing stay enjoying time by the pool, visiting the beach and enjoying the landscape. The owners are always available and very quick to respond to our questions. Recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Excellent Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Spaceous, immaculately clean, well equipped, everyhting you need for a great stay. Property management people brilliant, owners delightful to deal with. close to local beaches, quiet relaxing evenings on the lanai. Peaceful location, could not ask for more - one of the best holiday we have ever had !

  • Review Submitted: 30-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, we are delighted you enjoyed our home, your stay and Florida. Hope to see you again.
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5

Perfect Holiday Home

  • 5 of 5

We are frequent visitors to south west Florida and have stayed in the Rotonda area several times. The villa is located in a blissfully quiet area, perfect for relaxation, the pool area is in sunshine from mid-morning until late evening.

The villa was immaculately clean and tidy, yet very homely and welcoming, very much a home from home. All are needs were catered for, from various outdoor equipment, to a choice of dvds and books.

Fantastic beaches within a short drive, we spent most are days at Boco Grande which is fabulous.

All in all 10/10 and would thoroughly recommend.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Oct-2014
  • Date of Stay: October 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
90 Miles
Tampa
Nearest Ferry
70 Miles
Fort Myers
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Long Marsh
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
I75
Nearest Restaurant
5 Miles
Primetime (Tex Mex)
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Englewood
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

Fishing is almost a national sport in Florida, and whilst rods are provided most keen anglers do bring their own. The area is extremely flat and with many state parks around, therefore cyclists are also catered for. We do have pleasure bikes as part of the rental not touring ones. Keen sailors can hire boats, jet skis or parasail within a 10 minute drive. Nature lovers can visit the state parks and wildlife enthusiasts can see a huge variety of birds and local wildlife not far from the villa. Within driving distance are several outlet malls which are a shoppers paradise, lots of bargins to be had all year round.

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beach is just a 15 minute drive away but with over 15 beaches to choose from, including the No 1 beach in America, within 1.5 hours drive you will be spoiled for choice. The Gulf coast boasts 5 of Americas top beaches and with miles of white powdered sand to walk on you will see why. Many public beaches will have all the facilities you need many with free parking but may not have facilities.

Travel:

Tampa airport is 1.5 hours away and you can get direct flights from the UK.

Orlando is 2.5 hours, whilst Miami is c.3 hours.

Fort Myers is 1 hour away and can be reached by internal US flights from many major US cities.

Car hire is essential in this area.

Distances:

There are many restaurants and shops catering for all tastes just a short drive away, with some menus and locations provided in the Villa.

Port Charlotte with its harbour and shopping mall is just 15 mins away with larger shopping malls at Ellenton Prime Outlets(50 mins) and Naples- Miramar (1 hour).

Busch Gardens is easily do-able for the day being 1.5 hours away and the International Shopping mall close to Tampa airport is a must for the designer labels.

Further Details:

There is a small local plaza within 5 mins drive with a great restaurant (I recommend the Margaritas!), laundry, hairdressers, sandwich shop,liquor store and DVD rental. Within 10 minutes you will find major supermarkets, shops, banks, restaurants etc. There is a wide selection of restaurants within 15 mins drive and a cinema and bowling alley at Port Charlotte Mall.

Boats can be hired for fishing trips or you can go on a tour and watch the sun go down within a 5-10 minute drive. You can even fish in the canal network that backs onto most of the properties in the Rotunda area.

There are many bike trails around the area too and Rotunda Community Park is walkable and has free tennis courts. The wild life watching often comes for free.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in White Marsh, Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
High Season
1 Oct 2017 - 30 Apr 2018
14 night minimum stay
£1,290
for 14 nights
£645
£2,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£595
for 7 nights
£595
£2,100
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150
Stay tax 12.0% per night. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival.

PLEASE NOTE IF YOU ARE A VRBO OR HOME& AWAY Customer you need to contact anbjnb@ntlworld.com for US $ rates and payment details.
Booking Notes:
To book our property you will need to put down a £150/$200 deposit and complete our booking form which agrees to the terms and conditions of rental. The balance of the payment is then due 8 weeks before the occupation date along with a refundable £150/$200 security cheque to cover in the event of major breakages or damage.

Changeover Day:
Change over day can be flexible to accommodate flights.
Arrival time is 4.00pm and departure 10.00am to allow for the cleaners and property management agents to prepare the house. Again this may be flexible if we do not have back to back rentals.

Notes on prices:


Prices are inclusive of departure cleaning, internet access and the services of our local property management team. Taxes of 12% will be added to the price of your rental ( paid at time of balnace payment - not on arrival as mentioned). Discounts may be available, please contact the owners for further information.

Please feel free to contact us with any enquiries or queries you may have.

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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