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Liz Mayo

Member since: 2014
Speaks English

Paradise Found-Casually Elegant Oceanfront Home

16 Reviews
Bedrooms 6
Separate WC's1
Property type estate
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday estate in Florida Central Atlantic Coast - Paradise Found

Private beach home, 6 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, gourmet kitchen, pool, sleeps 12

The perfect oceanfront retreat, overlooking endless blue waters, this casually elegant Mediterranean-inspired estate provides all the elements desired for a relaxing vacation and entertaining. Setting is ideal for a large extended family. Lush tropical greenery surrounds the various outdoor settings, featuring an enclosed courtyard-style coral-stone patio encompassing a sun-splashed pool. This area also include ample seating, loungers, barbecue area and dining table. Another lanai with partial shade extends along the eastern length of the house, capturing the oceanfront view, all the more dramatic from yet another deck on the roof, accessed by a spiral staircase. The sands stretch open from the low dunes, providing easy access via a wooden dune crossover for swimming, surfing, snorkeling, fishing and relaxing on the secluded, private beach. There is an outside hot and cold shower available for rinsing off.

Ocean views fill the bright open layout of this spacious residence totaling 5,200 square feet with 6 bedrooms and 4½ baths. Warm terracotta tile floors appoint both living levels. Pillared archways lead from the foyer into the airy living room with charming tongue-and-groove vaulted ceiling and French doors along the oceanfront patio. The double-sided coral-stone fireplace and adjacent wet bar are shared by the large dining room, also opening to the oceanfront patio. The beautiful dine-in gourmet kitchen includes a breakfast nook, tumbled marble counters, a Thermador gas range and double ovens, Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer, Viking wine cooler, 2 Bosch dishwashers, and 2 LG microwave ovens.

Opening its doors to the oceanfront patio, the comfortable master suite with queen sized bed and 32' flat screen HDTV features a walk-through wardrobe room and luxurious bath with jetted tub and separate steam shower. Served by another full bathroom, a sitting room opens to the pool. Adjacent to the sitting room, a library filled with books and a desk are ready for a lazy day. Wireless internet is available throughout the property - including on the decks and poolside.

The lower level allows you to have easy access to the grassy yard and dune crossover. Here lies the spacious entertainment room, with surround sound projection TV. Another double-sided coral-stone fireplace is shared by the adjacent bedroom that has a queen sized bed and 32' TV. Three additional bedrooms are also on this level, two of which include queen beds and one bedroom with two full sized beds. There are also two full bathrooms on this level.

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  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Liz Mayo (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Speaks English

About Liz Mayo

This was our family home for 14 years - we still love it!

Why Liz Mayo chose Florida Central Atlantic Coast

Vero is a magical place, and to enjoy a home on it's own private beautiful beach is PARADISE FOUND!


based on 16 holidaymaker reviews

Paradise Found-Casually Elegant Oceanfront Home
average rating of 4.8125 based on 16 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Our family of 9 thoroughly enjoyed our vacation at Paradise Found! This property has it all.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad to hear!!! thanks! hope to host you again! Liz and Brian
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Excellent location. Attentive hosts.

  • 5 of 5

Lovely beach to stay on in Vero. Just houses makes for a beach that is not crowded. Close to downtown for restaurants and shops but not too close to have the crowds. Good location in Florida. Near Port Canaveral, Orlando, Tampa. Metal detecting, fossil hunting, looking for sea glass, watching rocket launches, Wellington horse shows, gator air boats, manatees, art shows. Great visit! R & J.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the lovely review. You did soooo much on your stay, and yet still relaxed! the fossil hunting sounded like so much fun, thanks for leaving brochures for our other guests, and some fossils for all who stay at the house to enjoy. Hope you can visit again soon. thanks, Liz & Brian
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Paradise Found Indeed!!

  • 5 of 5

Three generation ranging from 8yrs.-62yrs celebrated the holidays and love of family in this breathtaking location. The house and beach exceeded our dreams with miles of beach to walk and play on, gorgeous views, and more than adequate space for the 9 of us. The home is as lovely as the pictures represent decorated comfortably with a beachy flair that makes it very inviting. Well appointed, we had everything we needed. Liz and Brian could not have been more accommodating and available to us should we need anything. It was a dream realized to have the entire family with us in our favorite setting...Vero Beach. Thanks so very much, Brian ,Liz, Zach and Mocha for sharing your beautiful home with us!!! We wish you a very happy and healthy 2016!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was nice to host you at our home, we're so happy you enjoyed your stay at our home! Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review (((we're blushing)))! Happy New Year to you and all of the family! Liz, Brian and Zack (and Mocha!)
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Wonderful Home

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time in Vero Beach with our family staying at this beautiful house right on the beach. Liz and Brian were extremely welcoming and accommodating. I would definitley recommend this property for relaxing family vacations.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the kind review! It was nice to host you and your family on your special occasion, we are so glad you enjoyed the house. Have fun with your cute children! Liz & Brian
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St. Louis, MO, USA

Great Start-Terrible End

  • 2 of 5

1 family vacation, 1 wedding, 7 nights and too many good times to remember. This trip started off great. The home is beautiful with a gourgeous view. Plenty of room for all guests in all the bedrooms. I would take this trip again, but not to this house. The AC ran nonstop and could not keep the house comfortable during the hot days. The septic clogged and could not be used on the lower level for a period of time. Now one might think, well these are some normal issues, I agree, but when the owner puts the cost back on the renters, I have an issue. I was told to us that the septic was from something we must have put into the system and I assure you we did not. Oh, and the AC running non-stop, the owners went ahead and took that "extra" utility cost out of our security deposit. I was unaware that I needed to pay the utilities for a vacation home. Too bad it ended this way.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Congrats again on your wedding. Glad you enjoyed the home, but let me explain to you again this issues you had, and why we had to keep a small portion of your deposit (the 1st time we have ever had to keep any part of a security deposit). The septic clogged in the middle of your stay (despite notices in every bathroom that this is a septic, and only TP is allowed). Despite the issue, 3 bathrooms were always available and fully useable on the day the plumber was fixing the clog, and then all 5 bathrooms were fully operational after that day and for the remainder of your stay. The AC was running non-stop because the multiple French doors were left open after repeated reminders to shut them to allow the AC to better cool the house. It states in the rental agreement that tenants are responsible for excessive electric usage, and you used 60% more electric than any other tenant. There were other reasons (that I explained to you in our emails) such as trash in the shrubs, around the pool, blood around the pool and on the walkway, ruined towels – these thing also necessitated the deposit deduction. I’m sorry that the small amount deducted from your deposit is overshadowing your lovely vacation and wedding. We wish you the best. Brian & Liz
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Fulton, MO USA

Three generation fun!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 10 ranging from 13-76 recently stayed in Liz and Brian's home. From the initial tour to the final goodbyes, we appreciated their hospitality and sharing of their beautiful home! The kitchen had lots of items provided which was handy as well as a plenty of beach items for our use. Thank you for your help in making our week an enjoyable time! 😎

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your stay, thanks!! Liz & Brian
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Nearest Airport
40 Miles
Melbourne, FL
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Cirtus Grillhouse
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
The Moorings Club
Nearest Train
45 Miles
West Palm Beach, FL
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Rt. 95
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Johnny D's
Nearest Beach
out the back door!
Car: necessary

This peaceful South Beach neighborhood is less than 3 miles from Vero Beach’s charming seaside village, "Ocean Side" known for its fine shopping, dining, and cultural attractions including the Vero Beach Museum of Art and Riverside Theatre. On South Florida’s Treasure Coast- home of the nation's 1st wildlife refuge, Pelican Island and historic McKee Tropical Gardens - Vero Beach features some 23 miles of white-sand beaches along with pristine beachfront parks. The National Navy Seal museum is located 5 miles south of the property - and the Palm Beaches, Kennedy Space Center, and Orlando's theme parks are less than a 90 minute drive away!


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday estate in Vero Beach, Florida Central Atlantic Coast

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Late summer
9 Jul 2016 - 2 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Labor Day
3 Sep 2016 - 9 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
10 Sep 2016 - 18 Nov 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
19 Nov 2016 - 26 Nov 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
early winter
27 Nov 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Winter Holidays
17 Dec 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
Christmas/New Year's
24 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
7 Jan 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £188
Refundable Damage Deposit £1,130
Pet Fee £151
Tax Rate 11.0%

Changeover day is Saturday.
Additional amenities (babysitting, car service, boat rental, catering, etc) can be arranged through the owner.
Additional nights that extend weekly/monthly rentals are negotiable.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday estate in Florida Central Atlantic Coast in Florida

Property Type:
  • estate
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Floor Area:
  • 5200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi , Bidet , master bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet
  • also have an outdoor shower with hot and cold water. All baths are provisioned with body wash and shampoo.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Seascape - 1 Large Double Bed , direct beach access via french doors
    Coralstone - 1 Large Double Bed
    Pool Room - 1 Large Double Bed , with full bath and direct access to pool area.
    Seagrass - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , with full bath and 40' flatscreen smart TV w/ WiFi & NetFlix
    Seashore Master - 1 Large Double Bed , Oceanview thru triple French doors. 32' HDTV,full bath w/spa
    Beachglass - 2 Double Bed , with full bathroom. Electronic keyboard is also provided.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Catering/chef services, as well as chauffeur, massage and concierge services are all available for an additional fee.

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