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Charlotte's Villa

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Villa | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Situated in the quiet, residential area of Rotonda West, this prestine canal-side property is beautifully furnished and landscaped.

LIVING AREAS

The main living room includes comfortable sofas, 50-inch plasma TV featuring a comprehensive 180-channel Cable package, Wii console and Bose music system. The second family room features a huge L-shaped sofa, offering wonderful views over the pool area and scenic backdrop. With an additional TV here linked to a multi-region DVD player, you are spoilt for choice as to where to relax and unwind! Free Wi-Fi throughout the house. The pool can be accessed from both living areas through sliding doors.

DINING AREAS

The formal dining room caters for six people beneath a beautiful decorative chandelier. For more casual dining there is a breakfast bar and nook table, with aquarium window overlooking the pool. Perfectly equipped whether you are enjoying a three-course meal or just a quick bite!

KITCHEN

Spacious and conveniently situated for all areas, the hub of the house! Fully-fitted to include cooker, hob, microwave, American fridge-freezer with ice and water dispenser, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster and storage pantry. Covers all your culinary needs!

LAUNDRY ROOM & GARAGE

Separate laundry room features washing machine, tumble dryer, iron and ironing board. A door leads to the double-garage with three adult and two child bikes at your disposal to enjoy the local area. Also provided are tennis rackets & balls plus a variety of beach chairs, parasol and cool box for those idyllic days at the beach!

BEDROOMS

Three bedrooms - Master with 6 ft bed, 32" flat screen TV, large walk-in closet and sliding doors leading to pool patio. Additional Double bedroom and Twin bedroom with ample storage units and wardrobes. All linen and towels provided throughout the villa.

BATHROOMS

Ensuite to master bedroom, with matching vanity units, shower cubicle and bath. Family bathoom with shower/bath and direct access onto the pool area.

POOL AREA

Large patio area with south-facing aspect, allowing sunshine all day long. Kidney shaped pool (27 ft x 16 ft) with handrail and steps. Table and padded chairs set under shaded lanai, with a ceiling fan for added comfort. Dining table & parasol with six chairs for al-fresco dining. Sun loungers. Gas barbeque. Beautiful landscaped gardens, leading down to the freshwater canal.

The local property management company is based just 5 minutes away and will make sure that all aspects of your stay are to your satisfaction.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach 12-15 minutes
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Tampa 154 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Private outdoor pool (heated), Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (heated)
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking

The Southwest Gulf Coast region

Our house is situated just minutes from the beautiful Gulf Coast beaches, known for their white sands and turquoise seas. Take your pick from Englewood, Boca Grande, Stump Pass, Siesta Keya or Manasota amongst others - each has it's own particular charm but what they all have in common is that they are all unspoiled and uncrowded, whatever time of the week you head down there. If you are looking to simply take it easy then just settle back and sunbathe, take a swim in the family-friendly waters, or perhaps enjoy some beach-combing. Make sure you keep your eyes open for dolphins, sea turtles and manatee!

Head to one of the beach-side restaurants as the evening draws in, settle back with a cocktail and savour the gorgeous Floridian sunset! You will be spoilt for choice on the menu but of course the legendary fresh fish, seafood and huge juicy steaks are hard to ignore!

If you are feeling a little more energetic, then the proximity to the fabulous beaches, waterways and seas of the Gulf Coast means that there are a wealth of activities to enjoy here...deep-sea fishing, water-sports, boat tours and rentals, kayaking, canoeing, jet-skiing, snorkelling and parasailing being just a few!

Away from the beaches, the nearby towns should be explored. Try Ellenton or Miromar for shopping outlets, Boca Grande and Venice Beach for designer boutiques and fashionable restaurants or the Sarasota area for fine arts.

The Myakka Nature Reserve is one of Florida's oldest and largest nature attractions and lies less than an hour's drive away. Myakka is popular for hiking, fishing, camping and, above all, wildlife observation. There is also a nature park nearby at Lemon Bay.

Less than a 90-minute drive away is the wonderful Busch Gardens theme park - here you can venture across the Serengeti and enjoy thrilling rides, animal encounters and captivating shows. A great day out out for all the family!

Slightly further afield, some of our guests like to balance the relaxation of a Gulf Coast holiday with a trip to Orlando to visit the theme parks of Disney, Universal and Sea World. Journey time is approximately 2.5 hours so whilst it is quite possible to achieve this in a day-trip, you may prefer to factor in a stopover for one or two nights at one of the many budget hotels in the area. This way you can maximise your time at the parks and trust us, you will savour the relaxation and tranquility even more when you get back to the villa!

Heading further afield...try the famous Everglades for some alligator spotting or an airboat adventure, or head down to the Florida Keys.

You truly have everything at your disposal to make your stay on the fabulous Gulf Coast as relaxing or energetic as you want it to be. This stretch of coastline is commonly known as the 'Gem of the Suncoast'. You will soon discover why.

Rotonda West

Rotonda West is a delightful, peaceful community located on the Cape Haze Peninsula in Charlotte County in the South Gulf Coast of Florida. It is situated mid-way between Tampa and Fort Myers, close to Englewood and Port Charlotte.

For those looking to savour the tranquility of the area, just sit back and enjoy the local willdlife - many exotic and beautiful birds call Rotonda West home, it is a designated bird sanctuary. Thirty miles of picturesque canals, lakes and ponds meander through the community so look out for herons, egrets, humming birds, raccoons and armadillos. Why not jump on one of the bicycles in the garage and go explore the area along the designated cycle paths?

The immediate area is a golfer's dream, with six championship golf courses within 5-10 minutes of the house. The clubs are all very friendly with family club houses and are accessible to non-members. In addition there are several other courses to choose from within a 15-20 minute drive.

Although situated in a quiet location, you are extremely well served for local shops, supermarkets and amenities. The likes of Publix and Win Dixies will tempt you with their huge aisles full of goods, it is impossible to walk past the fresh fish and deli counters without being tempted - and don't even mention the cakes! You can also get your pharmacy and liquor items while you are there.

Good local restaurants are easy to come by... why not head for one by the waterside in order to enjoy amazing views as well as fabulously varied cuisine! All are very family focussed.

Slightly further afield, but only 20-25 minutes by car, retail therapists should head to the Port Charlotte Shopping Mall which includes many big name stores such as Macys, Dillards, Hollister and JC Penny. The perfect place to update your wardrobe or stock up on gifts. Losing a pounds (or dollars) in the mall gives you the ideal excuse to visit one of the many restaurants by the mall including Red Lobster and Chillis.

When you stay in Rotonda area, you will enjoy an area unspoiled and untouched by the congestion of city life. This is the 'real' Florida. Come, stay and enjoy!

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13 Aug 2014

5/5

"Charlottes paradise."

We are, unfortunately, coming towards the end of our stay here but wanted to say what an absolutely amazing time we have had so far. We have stayed at a few villas in Florida but this one tops them all. It has absolutely everything you could wish for. Everywhere is spotlessly clean firstly which is obviously very important. The house itself is well laid out and a really good size. The kitchen has everything you need and we enjoyed cooking a few meals in there but we LOVED the BBQ for some gorgeous steaks and corn on the cob. We even had bacon and sausages on the BBQ for breakfast. The pool area is beautiful, the pool itself is a perfect temperature and there were some pool toys for the kids (we'll be leaving a few more for the collection). The poolside furniture is perfect. A lovely comfortable covered area under a ceiling fan, table and chairs with parasol for outdoor dining and some comfortable sunbeds. The pool and lanai overlook a canal which is SO picturesque and we saw birds, turtles and even a couple of alligators. There were bikes in the garage which a couple of us enjoyed too. All in all we honestly couldn't rate the place highly enough and we would love to return, sooner rather than later hopefully.

Thank you for taking the time to leave such wonderful comments. We are delighted that you found everything to your satisfaction at Charlotte's Villa and made good use of all the facilities including the pool, BBQ and bikes. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future!

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