1284 North Timucuan Trail

Villa with 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms and swimming pool in Inverness, Florida

From £496 per week

Villa to rent in Inverness, Florida

  • Villa
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Private pool
  • WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Near golf
  • Parking
  • Private garden

Villa overview - owner's description

4 Bedroom 3 Bathrooms Executive Villa- Large Heated Pool. Superb Golf Package- we offer all guests that stay a minimum of over 7 nights rebates of up to 50% on 19 top golf courses in the Area.

Linda and Barry would like to welcome you to their villa with a large pool across from the 14th green at Lakeside Golf and Country Club, Inverness, Florida.

As a special feature we offer all guests that stay a minimum of over 7 nights in our villa rebates of up to 50% on 19 of the best golf courses in the area by using our free for guests discount cards which you will collect on arrival at the check in desk located at the on site Lakeside Bar and Grill Restaurant. It gets even better: you can play your first time on each course for only $25 including carts! And after your round of golf, your visit to a theme park or your trip to the beach the restaurant would like to welcome you for a drink, lunch or dinner and daily Happy Hour!! Guests of Lakeside Vacations receive great discounts. Casual fine dining at its best! For more information please visit www.restaurantlakeside.com.
The Villa has a property management company on site visit their website www.lakesidevacations.net.

The superb golf package is as follows-

Play is valid any time Monday through Friday and after 11am on weekends and golf holidays. Tee times may be made up to 4 days in advance.

Participating Golf Courses are as follows-

Skyview at Terra Vista Golf & Country Club 2100 N Terra Vista Blvd, Hernando FL 34442-6150, (352) 746-3664
Citrus Hills 509 E Hartford St, Hernando FL 34442-3347, (352) 746-4425
El Diablo Golf and Country Club 10405 N Sherman Dr, Citrus Springs FL 34434-3277, (352) 465-0986
The Plantation Golf Resort and Spa 9301 W Fort Island Trail, Crystal River, FL 34429-5376, (352) 795-4211
Juliette Falls 6933 SW 179th Avenue Rd, Dunnellon FL 34432-9525, (352) 522-0309
Candler Hills Golf Club 8139 SW 90th Terrace Rd, Ocala FL 34481-5597, (352) 861-9712
Royal Oaks Golf Club 11220 SW 69th Cir, Ocala, FL 34476-3962, (352) 861-9712
Brooksville Country Club 23446 Links Dr, Brooksville FL 34601-5219, (352) 796-8236
Stone Creek Golf Club 9676 SW 62nd Loop, Ocala FL 34481-7224, (352) 854-1272
World Woods Golf Club 17590 Ponce De Leon Boulevard, Brooksville, FL 34614-0809, (352) 796-5500
The Dunes Golf Club 18200 Seville Parkway Weeki Wachee, FL 34614-3700, (352) 596-7888
Silverthorn Country Club 4550 Golf Club Ln, Brooksville, FL 34609-0303, (352) 799-2
Harbor Hills Country Club 6538 Lake Griffin Rd, Lady Lake, FL 32159-2900, (352) 753-700
Lake Jovita Golf & Country Club 12900 Lake Jovita Blvd, Dade City, FL 33525-8291, (352) 588-2233
Tarpon Woods Golf Club 1100 Tarpon Woods Blvd, Palm Harbor, FL 34685-2008, (727) 784-7606
Summerfield Crossings Golf Club 13050 Summerfield Blvd, Riverview FL 33579-7117, (813) 671-3311
Walden Lake - Lakes Course 2001 Clubhouse Dr, Plant City, FL 33566-0928, (813) 754-8575
Clearwater Country Club 525 N Betty Ln, Clearwater, FL 33755-4709, (727) 446-2240
Waterlefe Golf & River Club 1022 Fish Hook Cv, Bradenton, FL 34212-5215, (941) 744-0393

The following Local Golf Courses offer excellent rates for our guests,
LakeSide Country Club, LakeSide Golf Course 4555 E Windmill Drive Inverness, FL 34453-1518 (352) 726-1461
Inverness Golf & Country Club 3150 S Country Club Dr, Inverness FL 34450-6964
Citrus Springs Country Club, Citrus Springs Golf Course 8690 N Golfview Drive Dunnellon, FL 34434-5876 (352) 489-5045
Rainbow Springs Golf & Country Club 19330 SW 83rd Place Rd, Dunnellon FL 34432-260
Twisted Oaks Golf Club 4801 N Forest Ridge Blvd, Beverly Hills FL 34465-8706

Our villa is located in Citrus County, the main growing area in Florida for oranges , grapefruits etc. surrounded by lakes, rivers and natural springs, this is a haven for golfers, fishermen, walkers and swimmers. This is truly the natural real Florida. Our villa is situated 60 minutes from Orlando Airport and within a few miles of the Gulf coast. At the resorts of Crystal River and Homosassa Springs you can hire boats of every kind for the day for fishing, snorkelling, diving in the superb crystal clear springs or just for cruising the waters spotting the endangered Manatees and the abundant wild life.
All this yet the theme parks of Orlando are all within just over 60 minutes.

General information about the villa
The villa is set on a plot of a third of an acre with large Lanai of 50 feet x 40 feet for all your outdoor recreation with luxury sun loungers, dining table and chairs. There are fans outside to keep you cool in the warm Florida sun. We have a large open plan kitchen with every extra for your convenience. The villa is fully air conditioned throughout for your comfort. We have a living room, family room, dining room, two large double en suites and two twin bedrooms with a further bathroom. Our villa has too much to list here, all you need to bring is your toothbrush and relax in our beautiful home where peace and quiet are in abundance. The villa has, for your convenience, wireless internet access. The pool has a heater, if required , for a charge to be paid locally.


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12 out of 13 people recommend staying here

Large Group from Edinburgh , United Kingdom Jul 2016

Lovely villa with large outside pool and decking area , which suited our family of 7 comfortable and more,nice and relaxing feel to the place which was just what you need after the hussle and bussle of the theme parks . Excellent valve for money,would book again for the peace and quiet . Smillie family Scotland.

Couple from Consett, United Kingdom Jun 2016

Second visit to this villa third to the area. Some improvements made to kitchen with a new floor, and pool area resurfaced. Everything you need for a relaxing holiday is included. There are no separate pool towels which we remembered from last visit so brought our own this time. Will be looking to stay again next year and if this is still on the rental market will definitely be making an enquiry.

Couple from Consett, United Kingdom Jun 2015

The villa is in a nice quiet area within the Lakeside Golf Course. The furnishings are clean and comfortable, everything you need for a self-catering holiday is available, the kitchen is well stocked with plenty of pans, cooking utensils, cutlery and crockery in very good condition. All appliances you would expect are included, including a tea pot, so for English tea drinkers this was perfect.
The main areas are carpeted and they are in very good condition. The kitchen area has tiled effect floor covering so it was easy to keep clean.
All bathrooms are good sizes, a nice feature was a welcome set of soaps and shampoos for your first night in case you forgot to bring your own from home. One of the bathrooms leads onto the pool area, and we found this very useful when using the pool to save walking through the villa with wet clothes when needing to use the facilities. We loved the two walk in wardrobes within the main bedroom area, all the bedrooms have good storage. The only TVs were in the main lounge and the main bedroom, so if you have children staying it might be a problem if they want to watch different programmes.
The pool area is a very good size with lots of space if there are a few people staying and plenty of seats and loungers, we were a party of two and we loved the extra space. The built in seat at one end of the pool was lovely as it was in the sun for a good part of the day. The pool area receives sunshine for most of the day and there were days we were still sitting by the pool at 7pm.
Local shops and restaurants are only a short drive away, the Lakeside Estate is very quiet and everyone we bumped into on walks were very friendly.
The only criticism we have is nothing to do with the villa, but as golfers what attracted us to the area was the Golf discount at courses listed in the advert. On arrival to pick up the keys, there was some confusion as to where to pick them up as the instructions emailed to us steered us towards the Van der Valk office, which the villa used to be part of, it is now looked after by Lakeside Vacations, however the restaurant was closed, so with the help of the Van der Valk office staff, we were able to locate the local agent for the keys. We then found on arrival at the villa that the golf discount cards were not in the packet with the keys, we had to again seek assistance in locating the local agent to receive the cards. In previous visits to Florida where we have been given a golf package as part of the villa rental, the cards were waiting for us completed with our names on the breakfast bar, or in the envelope with the keys on arrival, maybe this could be looked at for future guests.
We will certainly be looking at staying at this villa again for future holidays.

Family from Brechin, United Kingdom May 2015

Just spent three weeks at this lovely and comfortable home, everything was as described on website. The management on site were excellent and very helpful. The area is nice and peaceful just what is required for a relaxing holiday. Our party ranged in ages from 6months to 64yrs and everyone had a fantastic time. The pool and outside space was especially nice and most of our time was spent in this area. We did not book this intending to go to the Theme parks however we did venture in to Orlando to visit Universal which only took an hour,so you can have the best of both worlds.Will defianatly consider going back and would highly recommend to family and friends.

Friends from Bedford, United Kingdom Aug 2014

The villa was very spacious and spotlessly clean. The pool area is large and peaceful as is the pool. We had everything we needed for a great relaxing holiday and would happily book again for next year. I would happily recommend this to anyone who want to have a real Florida holiday doing fantastic water based activities.

Friends from Sheffield, United Kingdom Oct 2013

This is a great property in a good location .We use the property as a base for the local golf courses which are quality and at a reasonable cost, especially with the new golf package. The surrounding area has plenty of interesting activities for your days of with information both in the villa and the restaurant reception area. This is the 3rd time we have used the property.

3 other reviews

Gwen Garis-Yothers (Macungie, PA) Wonderful Experience, August 30, 2011 ***** Our family enjoyed our stay. The home is beautiful. We couldnt have asked for a better experience. We have already booked our stay for next year:) A+

Al VanderKolk (Ann Arbor, MI USA) Great villa, March 5, 2012 ***** Could not have asked for much more than this villa. Everything was great.

Marcia Hilton (Leeds, United Kingdom) Villa Feedback October 2013 ***** We had an amazing stay this summer at Linda and Barrys villa. Everything was just perfect, from the weather to the lovely attention to detail in the villa. Our group consisted of 5 adults and 3 children and the villa was more than comfortable for the 8 of us to stay, with the feeling of lots of space and privacy as well as fabulous communal areas. On arrival, we had pre-ordered a welcome pack, which was just what was needed after a long flight. Within the villa, there is lots of information about the local areas, places to visit and things to do, so we always had lots on the itinerary! For those lazier days, we spent hours in the lovely pool which is a great size and was beautifully clean and welcoming. On those nights when we stayed locally, we had BBQs round the pool and watched the amazing lightening storms which lit up the sky! There is also a lovely clubhouse serving delicious and reasonably priced food - again if you dont fancy venturing out too far. The drive to Disney world takes about 1 1/4 hours, so is easily doable in a day and the journey is really pleasant on open, congestion free roads - rather different to the UK! All in all, this was a fabulous holiday, with a fully furnished villa which catered for your every need - thanks so much Barry and Linda, well be back!

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This villa is:

15km from the nearest beach 1km from the nearest bar 1km from the nearest restaurant 5km from the nearest supermarket 75km from Orlando airport 20km from Homasassa Springs 75km from Theme Parks 10km from Rainbow Springs 5km from Inverness

Local activities

Boat hire 5km Horse riding 1km Mountain biking 1km Sailling 15km Scuba diving 15km Sports center 5km Tennis 5km Water skiing 5km Wind surfing 15km

Sights and attractions

Museum 5km Shopping 5km Theatre 5km Theme park 30km Zoo 15km Cinema 5km

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Outside this villa in Inverness, Florida
This villa is in the countryside and in a quiet area. It has a pool, a garage, outside lighting and a garden. Car hire is necessary as the renter will need a car to get about for shopping, eating out and the beach; however parking is available if required.

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Updated 1 March 2017

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4 bedrooms, Sleeps 8:

  • 1 double bed and en suite
  • 1 double bed and en suite
  • 2 single beds
  • 2 single beds

There is also 4 cots


3 bathrooms, 2 en suite bathrooms, 3 Separate WC's

Swimming pool

Private pool with solar heating


CD player, Internet / WiFi, Radio, Telephone, TV Languages in English, Local, Satellite / cable


Living area seats 8, Dining area seats 6, Air conditioning, Clothes drier, Hair dryer, Iron / board, Towels / linen, Washing machine, Car hire essential


Cooker, Crockery, Cutlery, Dishwasher, Fridge, Freezer, Glassware, Kettle, Microwave, Oven, Pots / pans, Toaster


Garage, Outside lighting, Parking, Private garden

Suitable for

Infants, Restricted mobility

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