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COUNTRY LIVING/MINUTES TO BEACH - LIVING IN THE TREETOPS

Susie

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People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 90 nights

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Calendar last updated:
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COUNTRY LIVING/MINUTES TO BEACH - LIVING IN THE TREETOPS

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 90 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Merritt Island

Apartment, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

This unique vacation getaway gives you the convenience of all the area attractions and beach nearby, but without the noise and activity of the tourist spots - you'll come home to serenity and calm.

Situated on three acres of mature oak trees, this 2nd story home/apt. has you looking out your window into the treetops. It feels like sleeping in a tree house, but with air-conditioning and all amenities provided. With just under 1000 square feet of living space, you get much more for your dollar than on the beach.

It is furnished with a queen bed and has a queen futon in the living area - for up to two couples or a family of four.

Bring your bicycle for great biking and your kayaks or canoe for water exploration. Just down the road is launching in the Pine Island Preservation area - with numerous birds, otters, manatees and more to see. Or, you can make arrangements to use our kayaks, sailboats, Stand-Up Paddleboards or learn to windsurf on the Banana River! Choose our Adventure Package for a full month of unlimited watersports equipment for your use and learn a new sport, too!

If you are looking for a wonderful escape with all the beauty and inviting weather of Florida, but don't want just another tourist resort - this is your place to call 'home'.

Keywords: House - Apartment

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Susie (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2003
Call Owner
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Portuguese
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
29 October, 2014

What makes this apartment unique

It is only while staying at one of our properties that you can enjoy one of our 'Adventure Packages'. You can learn to Windsurf, Sail, or Stand-Up Paddle, then you will get unlimited daytime use of all equipment including kayaks. If you want more than just laying on the beach - get a Calema adventure package and make this vacation your most memorable yet!!

Why HomeAway

People2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 90 nights
Travel with confidence
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Trust & Security
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Reviews

4.7
based on 3 holidaymaker reviews

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Country Living/Minutes to Beach - Living in the Treetops
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews
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Country Living/Minutes to Beach - Living in the Treetops
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p143194vb
-(321) 508-2443 (Florida, USA)
Merritt Island Florida Central Atlantic Coast
Ontario
4

Merritt Island

  • 4 out of 5
We had a wonderful vacation on Merritt Island. The apartment is spacious, the people very friendly and helpful. Location is quiet and a bit out of the way, but beautiful beaches at Port Canaveral and Cocoa Beach are only a 20 minute drive away with free parking everywhere.
  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2011
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway
business
Country Living/Minutes to Beach - Living in the Treetops
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p143194vb
-(321) 508-2443 (Florida, USA)
Merritt Island Florida Central Atlantic Coast
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, UK.
5

A home from home.

  • 5 out of 5
My family and I have been lucky enough to have stayed at this lovely country retreat twice in four years and is always a pleasure to stay at, the Dornellas family are extremely welcoming and helpful, in fact the first time we stayed Susie showed us where to find the nearest Publix store.
For me the beauty of the place is the Serenity you have after a busy day at Disney world, Seaworld or any of the other attractions (not forgetting that the Kennedy Space Centre is less then a stones throw from here) and it`s not far from the Pine Island nature reserve which we have ventured to and enjoyed.
And there are local Bars and Grills which are not too far away including my own favourite The Shuttles sports bar and grill, you can venture to close by Titusville or Cocoa beach for other places to indulge yourself in your favourite meals.
Overall it was warm, clean, and homely to which the photos do it no justice, it has plenty of room and a great kitchen, plenty of storage and a great outside patio area to have your breakfast or just relax with a beer and the qustion you may ask is will we return as a Family, Absolutely.
  • Review Submitted: 12-Apr-2010
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2009
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers
business
Country Living/Minutes to Beach - Living in the Treetops
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p143194vb
-(321) 508-2443 (Florida, USA)
Merritt Island Florida Central Atlantic Coast
Northeastern Pennsylvania
5

The Best Time !

  • 5 out of 5
Our Stay with Susie and family on Briar Oak was a great 3 months. The property was very comfortable and well maintained. Having Susie and her family close by made us feel just like home... and lots of useful information, too. We have stayed at extended stay accomodations for the past ten years. This was our top experience. We were close to nature and water, but only minutes from town with all its ammenities. The listing description was accurate, as were the photos. There are many things to do in the area. My wife liked the thrift shops and garage sales. While I enjoyed museums, archaeology work, and my bicycle. The beaches are near by in both direction and only minutes away. We are looking forward to our stay next year, and have planned to stay longer.
Hugh & Tannis
  • Review Submitted: 30-Mar-2010
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2009
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway

Location

Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Orlando International Airport
Car: necessary

Premier Windsurfing/Watersports area. Largest Windsurfing event in the US is held right here in MI each March. Learn to Windsurf at Calema Windsurfing and Watersports or learn to Stand-Up paddle, Sail or Kayak calema.com . Lessons and Rentals available and Accommodation/Adventure packages available.

Charter fishing trip // River cruises

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Rates & Availability

From $1,221 Monthly

Rental rates for this holiday apartment in Merritt Island, Florida Central Atlantic Coast

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Fall/Winter 2014
1 Oct 2014 - 31 Dec 2014
90 night minimum stay
$3,663
for 90 nights
$1,221
 
 
Winter/Spring 2015
1 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015
90 night minimum stay
$4,978
for 90 nights
$1,659
 
 
Spring/Summer 2014
1 Apr 2015 - 30 Jun 2015
90 night minimum stay
$3,663
for 90 nights
$1,221
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit $250
Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes In the event of a cancellation - effort will be made to re-rent the property. If the property can not be rented - and other potential renters were already turned away due to the property being held - no refund will be given. The security/cleaning deposit is fully refundable as long as the property is left clean and without any damages. Smoking in unit will result in full loss of deposit.
One month payment is due with signing of lease. 2nd month is due upon arrival - along with the security deposit / Additional months are due each month thereafter. Discount available on multi-month rentals - please inquire - for ACCURATE quote - online quote is NOT always accurate.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Merritt Island in Florida Central Atlantic Coast

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 990 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Bathroom has tub/shower combo and large walk in closet. Tiled floors and window to view the backyard.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Queen size bed in bedroom and a queen size futon in the living area.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Located on 3 acres in N. Merritt Island - quiet and secluded. Just next to the entrance of Kennedy Space Center and the National Wildlife refuge. Quiet with lots of wildlife - we have a nesting pair of Cooper Hawks.
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