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Pet-friendly home on quiet cul de sac

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom, 2 bathroom close to downtown shopping and dining

The absolute getaway for a long weekend or longer. Just a few minutes drive to downtown or you can hop on the bikes provided and breeze down Donnelly straight to Downtown. Cruise down to Lake Dora for a picture perfect sunset.

Screen porch overlooks our growing vegetable garden which you're welcome to pick from and enjoy. Each of the two bedrooms have queen size beds with plenty of drawer space. The spacious master bedroom has a desk for your 'working' pleasure. Wi-Fi included. Fully stocked kitchen including a Keurig. About 1.5 miles from Historic Downtown shopping, dining and playing. Downtown offers everything from great shops, cafes, coffee shops, boutiques, boat tours of Lake Dora and Segway tours of the Downtown area. Gas grill is provided. We'll provide you with all the info you need to enjoy your stay.

No smoking in the home please.

More Details

Owner
Crissy
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 October, 2017

About Crissy

I grew up in upstate New York and moved to Florida in 1994 to attend Stetson University. I have called Mount Dora home since 2005 and I can't ever see myself leaving this beautiful little town. Mount Dora is one of the few cities I've lived in where you don't feel like life is passing you by. We're a sleepy little town yet we have so much going on-ALL THE TIME! My partner and I own the bookstore downtown so pop in and say hello!

Crissy purchased this house in 2005

Why Crissy chose Central Florida

The first time I came to Mount Dora I knew it was where I would buy my first home. Without doing my homework I managed to pick the perfect street to live on. It's a beautifully kept, quiet cul de sac yet still close enough to enjoy downtown. The home was just built in 2004 yet the location gives it a historic charm.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Mount Dora in Lake County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Guest bathroom - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Garden Room - 1 Large Double Bed
    Pineapple Room - 1 Large Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Racquetball
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

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Pet-friendly home on quiet cul de sac
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
Cincinnati Ohio
5

Warm Home away from Home

  • 5 of 5

This vacation home provided the perfect location and amenities for our six week stay. The cozy, clean, and well appointed house is perfect and our host, Crissy, even welcomed us with homemade grapefruit jam. She was available for any questions or needs and provided suggestions for restaurants and local activities. Our two collies made themselves right at home and enjoyed our regular walks downtown or just hanging out in the backyard. We've already booked for next winter.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awww, thanks so much. I'm so glad you guys enjoyed your time in Mount Dora. Can't wait for your return next year. Text me if you need me to remind you that it's probably 80 degrees here while you're shoveling snow. 😃
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Fredericksburg, Virginia
5

Best Christmas Ever!

  • 5 of 5

It was always our dream to spend the holidays in FL and we finally got the chance to do it this past December. The house, situated on a nice quiet cul-de-sac had everything we needed. Everything was clean and easy to find. The fenced yard was perfect for our dogs. Mount Dora is a small, friendly and peaceful community, just close enough to Orlando to be able to visit the theme parks, but away from the hustle and bustle. We got to Universal within 30 minutes. Chrissie is a wonderful and attentive host. We enjoyed it so much we are returning next January to do Disney! Can't wait!

  • Review Submitted: May 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad to hear you enjoyed the house so much. Looking forward to having you back in January. Hope you have a great summer.
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Charlotte, NC 28210
5

5-Star

  • 5 of 5

Had a wonderful time really enjoyed our stay house was very clean and had everything you would ever need. Great Hospitality and would highly recommend staying at this cute cottage. Thank you Crissy for making our stay a wonderful experience.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad you enjoyed yourselves. We'd love to have you stay with us again in the future. Glad you made it home safely.
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Ft Myers, FL
5

Warm and Welcoming Rental Home on quiet street

  • 5 of 5

We were very impressed with this 2 bedroom, 2 bath home on a quiet cul-de-sac. This is a pet friendly home and is well maintained. It is close to town and the hostess made sure all of our needs were met, she even had homemade jam waiting for us with a welcome note. We were very impressed, and would not hesitate to recommend this rental to our friends and family.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a top notch place to stay in Mount Dora, look no further. This is no ordinary rental, it is really a home away from home. And the fact that it is pet friendly made it a perfect choice for us. From the time of our arrival to our departure, we were so impressed with our hostess and the cleanliness of the home. It was fully stocked with everything we needed and even more. The decor was so fresh and clean that we felt like we were the first people to stay there. Our hostess was very responsive to our questions and offered a number of dining suggestions when we asked. It is obvious that Mount Dora is a special place to her and she was delighted to share it with us. All we had to do was relax and enjoy. We simply can't say enough about our stay. We left already planning a return trip and we will definitely stay here!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow, you guys should be review writers for a living. Thank you so much for the kind words. I'm glad you fell in love with Mount Dora, it's not hard to do. Looking forward to your next visit. Thanks again. Crissy
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laconia, nh
5

excellent stay!

  • 5 of 5

Quick responses to text messages and email. Beautiful comfortable home! Quiet location at the end of a cul-de-sac. We will definitely stay here again! Airport lost my bag with hair flat iron in it and owner let me use hers! We were a family of 5, 3 kids 2 adults and fit us pretty good.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Shannon and Kevin so much. We enjoyed having you guys. See you again next year!
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Location

Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Mount Dora, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Winter 2017
1 Oct 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£508
for 3 nights
From
£106
£872
£2,313
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£508
for 3 nights
From
£106
£872
£2,313
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £56.87
Refundable deposit £151.64
Cleaning Fee £37.91

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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