Our Villa is furnished to a very high standard and is situated on the sunny Cape Haze Peninsula, close to white sandy beaches. It is ideal for two families and sleeps 8 comfortably.
The Villa is located on the Cape Haze Peninsula, it is close to beautiful white sandy beaches and the area enjoys some of the most spectacular sunsets on the Gulf, the villa has a solar heated swimming pool, is fully furnished and completely equipped with everything you require, it is a perfect place for a totally relaxing family holiday.
Within a short distance of the villa are numerous golfing and sporting facilities, shopping malls and a large selection of restaurants where you can relax in the sun while enjoying the taste of fresh food, in some places you can watch the Dolphins playing in the Gulf while you enjoy your meal.
The villa is approximately 3,200 sq feet (The size of a large modern 5 bedroom house in the UK), it is fully air conditioned, has four bedrooms and comfortably accommodates 9 people.
Situated in the quiet location of Rotonda, a largely residential community, there are five golf courses, 99 premier holes within the community and a large nature reserve where you can enjoy long peaceful walks. There are two adult and two children bicycles and a lovely and peaceful cycle track that you can follow all the way to the Gulf beaches on Boca Grande island.
The pool area is south facing and enjoys the sun for most of the day. This part of the Gulf Coast is almost undiscovered when compared to Orlando, you can enjoy peaceful days around the house but there's plenty to do if you want to!
There are two large master bedroom suites, one with king bed, one with queen bed, then two further bedrooms one with twin beds and one with a double bed. Three of the bedrooms have en-suite facilities. Including the en-suites there are four bathrooms, all bathrooms have showers (double in the master suites) and two also have baths, both master suites have twin "His & Her" sinks. There is a generous range of towels and spare bedding.
The villa has been furnished throughout as our own home and there are four TV's (one of which is a 42" Plasma), and a CD / Cassette / Radio mini-system. There are two settee's in each of the living rooms. The living room looks out through triple full height patio doors to the lanai and fully screened swimming pool.
The pool has a large area for sunbathing and is complete with four sun-loungers, the lanai has a large table and chairs for comfortable outdoor eating and a small bar table for outdoor snacks. In addition to the air conditioning each bedroom and the lanai have ceiling fans to help keep you cool.
Internet is available on request for a small charge and free local calls may be made using the direct dial telephone in the lounge / kitchen or bedroom. For long distance and international calls you will need a calling card. These are normally available from your local telephone company prior to leaving home, but you can also buy cards from the local supermarket - e.g. Publix. As a guide calls to the UK from our villa should cost less than 10p per minute, or use our WiFi to make free Skype calls.
There are books to read and games to play, The villa and its facilities are there to make your holiday one to remember!
5 stars all the way , my family loved the villa very peaceful great pool.its a beautiful estate very safe if you like to wonder around.You dont always get what you see when you book on these web sites but this was everything and more. Thank you from the Thomas family
Stephen from Hull
Stayed 22 Apr 2014 with Couple
The villa was exceptional! Beautiful, spacious and very clean with modern furnishings and appliances. it was in a lovely quiet area, ideal for rest & relaxation. We found though there was a lack of information about the area i.e. area of interest, good eating places etc. Apart from that a thoroughly lovely villa to spend our holiday and would definitely recommend to family and friends.
susan from gloucester
Stayed 25 Sep 2013 with Family
We enjoyed a lovely 3 week stay in September/October. Villa was excellent value for money - had everything you would need for your stay and was in an attractive, quiet area a short drive from restaurants and beaches. The villa was one of the nicest on the road in our opinion and was not overlooked at all around the pool area - only by a couple of bobcats that came by one day ! What a treat that was. The only negatives would be that the pool was too cold for us - the pool man said it would improve but it didnt so half way through the stay we mentioned it to the agent and he turned up the heating so after that it was fine. Wish we had done that earlier. Also, I would warn people who are easily bitten to take plenty of spray - I was bitten terribly. Otherwise it is a highly recommended villa with great service and communication from the owner.
Annan Arnold from London
Stayed 16 Aug 2013 with Family
I made my booking not knowing much about the area having stayed in and around Orlando and Miami on my frequent visits to Florida. Oh what a surprising find it was to have such excellent accommodation amongst a typical American community with superb beaches and adventure within a short drive. The accommodation description does not do it justice it is as described, set within a nice community with friendly neighbours. We walked and or cycled (3 provided) in the area and always encountered a smile and greeting. The villa is beautifully laid out with 3 large bedrooms and a double single. It is was exceptional clean and had a well organised kitchen and pool which was indeed not overlooked at the back or to either sides. The furnishing and fittings were of a very high standard. It was a pleasure coming back after a days outing to the beaches, boating or outings to the shops etc. You can tell this is someone home and a lot of thought was given to the style of furnishing decor etc. getting to the villa was not difficult the directions were accurate and once you got your bearings it was quick to get about to the shops beaches etc. I would most certainly consider booking this villa again on my next trip to Florida and would highly recommended it as somewhere to unwind and rest whist enjoying the beaches, rivers, shopping, golf, cycling nature walks etc. my only other comment would be the add on for use of the wi fi should be offered as part of the base cost as oppose to an additional cost.
simon from st peter port
Stayed 01 Jun 2013
Really thought that this amazing villa deserved a better review from us. First of all, this villa is ideally located for those who prefer privacy but can still go out and about to do many things. The quality and decoration is a very good standard. We stayed in the second large on suite and this was really nice. Once we worked out how to use the air con system every thing was fine. The pool is excellent but on some days it was just to hot to sun bath...but trips to Englewood beach and boca grand provided that much needed sea breeze. This is a excellent villa and we would book again. If there was any advice from us please do not book your hire car with www.rentalcars.com. They are brokers and we did not get the prepaid satnav system with the car and the car hire company they used sold us a phone tablet with GPS and this did not work properly and was a waste of money. We did get a small settlement from the car hire firm but it should never have given us the stress on holiday. Other wise we had a great holiday in florida and will return again.
simon from st peter port
Stayed 01 Jun 2013
The villa was simply every thing we could have asked for in every way. Good quality and in excellent condition. Over all we enjoyed our stay and would stay here again.
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Stayed with you for the fourth time in November, the new twin bedroom looks great, our girls loved the room! the new TVs in both the master suites were much appreciated,both so thin too. The weather was lovely and warm and we enjoyed time in the pool. Spent a day at Miromar Outlet Mall and got all our Christmas shopping done at half the price we would have paid at home, thanks again we'll be back next year...
HI, Stayed for the third time in early November 2009, some more great improvements, love the new tlle in both master suites and the new bedroom carpets are a delight. Thanks for the recommendation about Farlow's, a great place to eat! We'll be back next year!
Wow, we stayed here about two years ago, the property has been fully refitted, there's now a plasma TV in the den, boradband internet with wireless, the floor has beautiful tile throughout except the bedrooms and the whole house has been repainted, what can I say but fabulous, we've booked for November. Thanks
The villa is in a very peaceful area and particulary suitable for children in a woodland setting. There are other houses nearby, within 50 - 100 yards. There are two bicycles and tennis rackets that can be used on the nearby tennis courts
About the owner
The villa is our own personal property, we bought it a few years ago as a bolt hole for some peace and quiet. We are both professional people working for multi national companies and hope, like us, you will enjoy our lovely house.
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