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Margate / Pompano Beach vacation house

11 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Margate - Margate vacation house

3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, private swimming pool

A place to enjoy, a one story house with a 16 X 31' size, 3.5 and 6' deep swimming pool, furnished three bedrooms, big drive way, one bath and one shower home in a quiet and safe community. You can sit and relax or swim, in the private backyard. The kitchen is equipped with your cooking needs and the dining room and living room.

Margate is about 13 miles northwest of Fort Lauderdale and 40 miles north of Miami. There are many things you can see and do a short distance from this area. The beach is approximately six miles away (Pompano Beach). There are several shopping areas and excellent outdoor facilities. There are a number of golf courses nearby. The casino is about a five mile drive from the house. There are numerous museums for every taste, nature, history, religious, and more. If you want to hop on a short stay cruise you can depart from Miami or Fort Lauderdale.

This home is not a beachfront home, but the possibilities are endless. Don't wait a minute longer; book your stay and create memories you'll cherish a lifetime.

P.S. Please note that, if you travel with kids, it is your responsibility to supervise them as the pool it is deep enough.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Tetyana Alvarado
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Spanish, Russian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
22 October, 2016
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based on 11 holidaymaker reviews

Margate / Pompano Beach vacation house
average rating of 3.2727273 based on 11 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The listing, location, layout and amenities of the property was exactly as described. The property was clean and well maintained. The owner of the property and the manager provided excellent customer service very caring friendly and professional. When we first arrived at the property it was like a second home. The home was very clean, very affordable, the bedrooms were very spacious, and I cannot say enough nice things about this home. The backyard and the pool area was very nice and spacious. I would definitely recommend this vacation home to anyone who is looking for a second home. I just want to take the time to say thank you to the owners and the manager. They were very thoughtful and caring, also anytime I called the owner or the manager they were very quick to respond to my needs and concerns.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great communication NOT impressed with the property. The best feature was the salt water pool!!

  • 2 of 5

However, upon arrival to the property we realized it's in a older neighborhood than we initially thought. When we went into the house it was clean. Some of the tiles on the floor were cracked and some that have been repaired in the restrooms etc were done by anyone who wanted to try as they were mismatched and fit ill. The bedrooms closest to the main restroom did not have lights on the ceilings and the ceiling fans did not work at all. The master bath has a stand up shower that was clogged so as we are showering the water just filled up. There is no vent in either restroom. The screens on the master bathroom were broken and the crank to open the window was not there so there was no way to open the bathroom window either, causing it to get extremely hot in there while showering. The sofas are black leather and not what is depicted in the photos. They are more of a futon style and very hard at that. There was another room in the house but it was locked and we had no access to it. Although it states linens are provided what they mean is they leave you many many sheets but only one thin throw blanket on each bed. These blankets sucked they left little blue fuzz balls EVERYWHERE, they are so thin that I had to go buy blankets to keep warm. It's been almost a week since I have returned home and washed everything and the blue fuzz is still on our stuff. When they say towels provided what they mean is they leave exactly one towel per person staying in the home and no washcloths whatsoever. The dining room states it seats 8 people but, the table only seats 4. Now, there is a small table in the kitchen near the window that seats 2. Apparently lizards etc just make their way in the house all the time. I put numerous lizards, salamanders outside and kept finding them inside. The outside grill hadn't been cleaned in quite some time. The yard really needs to be maintained. Grass needed to be cut, it just looks rough. The amount that we paid was a little steep considering the flaws in this home. Also I could understand having to pay a deposit on the home if it were in excellent condition but with all that was wrong with it the deposit was kinda ridiculous. We stayed 15 minutes from Disney the week before and rented a 4 bedroom 3.5 bath town home that slept 10 people, with a pool/water slides etc and paid less money than this home. You guys should reevaluate your rates and get rid of that deposit.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: As you can see people complain about different things all the time. No one has complained about the neighborhood, and trivial things. We Are suggesting, upon arrival, to check the place, if something is wrong, or not as they expect. And they say that they can rent other places better and at a better price. Please do so. We don’t push anyone to stay in our house, and we charge only the nights they stay in the house, and we give full refund for the rest of the days. There is lots of places around. One more thing. If there were lizards inside the house, it is because they left the doors open for long times, and that’s why we had our electricity bill really high, because the air condition, was trying to cool down when doors were open. That’s lack of consideration. If somebody else rents this house, please don’t feel that you have to stay all the time, just be reasonable and let’s make arrangements for things to be good on both parties. Thank you.
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Disappointed vacation renter

  • 2 of 5

We started off enjoying our stay at this home. For the price it was a good home at first. By day number 3 the pool was unusable. There were hundreds of dead flies and debris in the pool. I tried contacting the owner after spending a long time trying to clean it myself. The Branches, twigs, and leaves did not bother me, as I would expect that in any pool. The real problem was that the filter was not working, and the pool was unusable. After many attempts to reach the owner, they returned my calls. They were apologetic but they didn't help me at all. In addition to the hundreds of dead flies, by day 4, there were hundreds of live tadpole (or some sort of fish), swimming in the pool! I was quite annoyed and disappointed, as the main reason we chose this home was for the pool. I even contacted the owners before the trip to make certain the pool would be clean/usable. After the trip I tried contacting the owners several times about some sort of reimbursement. They have ignored my several attempts to contact them. Inside the home was clean and nice, nothing fancy, but for the price it was good. Some bugs, but nothing too bad. I would say to rent this home, ONLY if you don't care about using the pool.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We try to accommodate everybody, but there is some picky people, that are better off on a 5 starts hotel. The pool is in an open area, with lots of trees, and of course there is some little mosquitos that fall in the pool. Can you imagine a pool where the water pump/filter does not work !. I thought the water pump burn out. The water pump works 6 hours a day. The company in charge clean the little bugs, chemicals, etc. the next day. then two days after the same thing. After this person (guest) left the house, he started to ask for a refund. I have seen some people looking for any excuse. Just to get money back. I have seen that only the people who want money back, are the ones who find something to complain about. I had other people complaining about the pool being too cold, but they did not want to pay for the pool heater. Then day complained about the pool being dirty.
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Dissapointed in the house

  • 2 of 5

I want to start with a positive note: the owners are really friendly and respond quickly to any questions. Also, the location of the house is very good.

The house itself was very dissapointing, it really needs to be renovated. The kitchen, floors and swimming pool were really dirty. There was dog poop on the stairs and the garden looked like a warzone.

We will not go back!!

  • Review Submitted: May 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: In a while, this was the first complain about cleaning, issue was addressed. The pool had some poo from a Raccoon or any other animal that we can not control, however it was cleaned and disinfected immediately, the pool had some leaves, which it is normal on tropical place with lots of trees around. With all respect, these guests will be better off at a 5 starts hotel. No other guests have complained about the house condition, which by the way, is a vacation house. Regards.
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Margate house

  • 3 of 5

House was very clean and bug free. Three nice bedrooms with comfortable beds. Great swimming pool. Could use a liitle more storage for clothes and more dishes and kitchen utensils . Great location for us. Would book again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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vacation home in margate!

  • 5 of 5

Our family really enjoyed this home.. the kids took advantage of the pool we had a great 4th of July grilling and swimming. If you're looking for a clean affordable home away from home this is the place to go to. The owner was accessible and if we needed anything he was sure to respond! Definitely renting it out for our next vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport
Nearest Beach
6.5 Miles
Pompano Beach
Car: recommended

The city of Margate, Florida, about 15 miles northwest of Fort Lauderdale in Broward County, prides itself on offering 105 acres of parks for citizens and visitors to enjoy. The city also offers a wealth of nature-oriented attractions and plenty of outdoor recreation to keep your entire family busy.

Tradewinds Park

Butterfly World

Golf Courses

Fern Forest Nature Center


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Margate, Greater Fort Lauderdale

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
1 Apr 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

One time cleaning fee £106
Refundable Damage Deposit £246

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Margate, USA

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • swimming

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