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Lake Washington Ranchette *Family Friendly *POOL***Dogs Welcome

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,600 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 - 5 nights


About the property

Central Melbourne location, just west of I-95, easy drive to beaches, Orlando.

Property description


- 3 bedroom/1 bath home with full kitchen, florida room, large family room with hdtv large screen tv, dining room, pool, high speed WiFi throughout, cable TV in the queen bedroom and den/bedroom.

- Queen bedroom (accommodates 2), Double w/trundle bedroom (accommodates 2-3 people), den/bedroom (accommodates 1-2). A full bathroom is located near the 3 bedrooms.

- Clean home alternative to hotels, just west of I 95.


- Swimming pool

- WIFI internet (free).

- Parking-free, Time Warner/Spectrum TV, WiUU, utilities, beach towels, ironing board and iron.

- HDTV large screen TV in the Florida rooom and family room.

- Digital key access provided upon arrival.


- Park your vehicle on the property free of charge.

- By car - 20 minutes to the ocean, sightseeing, shopping malls, Wickham park, surf shops, bakery, cafes, grocery stores, postal service, art, music, yoga, pilates, clothing, gift boutiques, cape canaveral cruise lines, spa, salons, and many restaurants in the area. Close to Historic Melbourne , Cocoa beach, 45 minutes to Orlando.


- NON-SMOKERS only (includes outside on the property)

- Please do not bring food/drinks in the bedrooms

-Guests may hear the rooster from time to time, and our Turkeys - "Fric and Frac" like to gobble and say hi to our guests. Our Ancona ducks and "Pistachio" the Goose are a joy to watch. Please ask before feeding the horses. Dining room table seats 6 comfortably. Kitchen with all cooking items, dining room, florida room. Washer/dryer available. Outdoor gas grill. Room to park your boat at the house. Dogs are welcome; 5 min drive to Lake Washington boat ramp. 20-30 min drive to beach, 45 min drive to Disney/Universal/Orlando attractions. 20-30 minute drive to Patrick AF Base.

More Details

Michele Leone
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 March, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Flora Fauna Estates in Melbourne

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2600 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • The 2nd bathroom is available only with the standard rate.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
We own 3 horses that live on the property along with chickens, roosters, ducks, turkeys and a goose. A family member will be on the property to feed the animals before 9am and between 5-9pm. If you would like to feed the horses treats, please let us know in advance.


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Lake Washington Ranchette *Family Friendly *POOL***Dogs Welcome
average rating of 4.5555553 based on 9 reviews
Pittsburgh, PA

Fantastic place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Such a nice, open floor plan where we never felt cramped. Michelle is absolutely wonderful and gave us some fresh eggs to eat for breakfast. Would highly recommend to stay! The animals were an added bonus-my dad loved the turkeys!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure having the Kroll family as our guests!!
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Wonderful stay!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely home! Michele was super nice and she was so easy to work with. We felt right at home there with all of the animals. I was hard to leave, but know that we will be back next year. Thank you Michele for sharing your beautiful home with us.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely Place!

  • 4 of 5

What an enjoyable stay we had. The kitchen was SO WELL STOCKED and with wonderful appliances and amenities. Very roomy place and lots of room, lots of charm. Michele, the owner, was SUPER. LOVED the turkeys - they were hysterical. It was just such a treat to stay here - would stay again! Thank you, Michele!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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We had a great time , house has everything you could possibly need pool is great!!

  • 5 of 5

Was a fun place to stay for our family. Loved the animals!! Great quiet properly . Close enough to beaches and attractions but far enough away to enjoy the Melbourne sun.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay at this house. It fit our needs perfectly. Michelle was great to work with.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home and pool! We loved it.

  • 4 of 5

Everything was clean and the property was beautiful. We loved seeing the horses and swimming in the pool. The house was spacious and the den was cozy. We were very grateful that we could bring Lola. She is a large American Bulldog and it can be hard finding people/places that will allow her to stay. She is a good girl and Michelle is very kind so it all.worked out!!

The only minor complaint was a bit of traffic noise from 95 and power lines in front of the property. We live in the Fl. Keys so perhaps we are a bit spoiled in that regard. Before renting we noticed that someone said the roosters and chickens were loud. We didn't have that problem at all. Yes, we did hear them in the morning, but it wasn't at all intrusive and we slept well.

The house had everything we needed and Michelle made sure to check in with us. Lovely place. We would stay again!

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jul-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Located in Central Florida's East Coast near Atlantic Ocean (surfers delight), comfortable and spacious home in west Melbourne on 2.5

acres surrounded by Pine Trees. Horses, geese, ducks, turkeys, rooster and chickens on property. Fully furnished with washing machine/dryer, pool/lanai with outdoor table and chairs, screened in patio with round table and large hammock and sunchairs. Family room with large screen tv, florida room off screened in patio with family computer and breakfast nook that seats four with breakfast bar. Dining room that seats up to 8 people. Sleeps six people comfortably. One bedroom with queen size bed, Second bedroom is a double bed with trundle, 3rd bedroom is a den/TV/wiuu room with futon. Kitchen with all amenities, including dishwasher and microwave.

HDTV in family room with BluRay DVD WiFi compatable. Secure internet with WiFi access.

Close to shopping (grocery 2.7 miles),Walmart, Viera specialty shops, Melbourne Square mall and many eating establishments(sports bars to fine dining), public golf course and batting cages (2.7 miles), Wickham Park(doggie park) and the King Center (shows). The Melbourne Zoo, shopping malls, Historic downtown Melbourne and several beaches are within 15-30 minutes. Lake Washington dock is 1 mile west of our home; dock your boat at the house. Local areas have jetski, boat, water sport rentals, swamp buggy, airboat rides in Forever Florida near St Cloud. Other attractions: Orlando activities, Daytona Beach 1 hour, Historic St Augustine 1 1/2 hours, Kennedy Space Center 45 minutes, Orlando airport 1 hour, Melbourne airport 30 minutes. Disney attractions.



Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £90.26
Damage Insurance £71.49

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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