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Ranchette*Family friendly *POOL***Dogs welcome

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,800 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

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

Property description


- 3 bedroom/2 bath large 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 bedroom and den/bedroom.

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

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


- Swimming pool

- WIFI internet (free).

- Parking-free, Brighthouse TV, WiUU, utilities, beach towels, ironing board and iron.

- HDTV large screen TV in the den 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, massage, hair, nail, facial, salons, many restaurants in the area. Close to historic melbourne, cocoa beach, 45 minutes to disney/orlando.


- Owner is on the property to feed/care for the farm animals between 6-9 am & 5-8 pm

- Will be available to answer any questions you may have regarding local attractions, sites, suggestions, maps and directions. I will make every effort to ensure you have every thing you need and are comfortable.


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

- Please do not bring food/drinks in the bedrooms.

- The thermostat is maintained at 75.

- Given that the bedrooms are on the side where the chicken coop is, guests may hear the rooster from time to time (this has been a problem for only one guest (out of many guests). I-95 commuters can be heard during busy travel times as the highway is close by.

Pool/lanai/patio with large hammock and outdoor dining table. 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; Ask about Group retreat/events. 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 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
8 April, 2017


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

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • 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
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • 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, rooster, ducks, turkeys and geese. 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.


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

Ranchette*Family friendly *POOL***Dogs welcome
average rating of 4.571429 based on 7 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: Mar 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a pleasure having the Kroll family as our guests!!
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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: Apr 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 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: Mar 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 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: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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We Loved It!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at your rental home. Being on the outskirts of Melbourne on the roomy property made it feel a little like being in a quiet country setting but was still close to all of the conveniences of the area like shopping, golf, beaches, and restaurants. The private yard and pool were very relaxing, the home was clean and tidy and had everything we needed, and the owner (Michele) was very friendly and easy to work with. We also enjoyed seeing the various animals on the property (horses, chickens, turkeys, geese).

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Large and very attractive.

  • 3 of 5

The landlord, Michelle was very responsive to any issue we had during our stay.

The property is attractive and the house is quite large. Swimming pool is very large and would be great in warm weather.

Chicken coops including rooster right under bedrooms.

Major issue as rooster starts crowing at 3:30 each morning so it is not possible to sleep much past that.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Great pleasant guests! Clean and enthusiastic about the horses that reside on the property. As we are on the property twice a day to feed and care for the horses,chickens, rooster, ducks & goose, it would have not been a problem to relocate the rooster and chickens to the other side of the property. Sure wish I would have known. Their sweet lil dog, was friendly with our Goldendoodle.
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Chart House Restaurant
Island Pasta Company
Eddie’s Sunrise Diner
Premiere Theaters - Oaks 10
Henegar Center For the Arts
Firehouse Restaurant & Lounge
Nature's Market
Mainstreet Pub
Hess Gas and Chicken
Del's Freez
Melbourne Square
Turkey Creek Sanctuary
Car: recommended

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

Prices for this holiday house in Flora Fauna Estates, Florida Central Atlantic Coast

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
3 bedroom/1 bath
26 Mar 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
4 bedroom/2 bath
1 Sep 2017 - 1 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Property Damage Protection £77.12
Pet Fee £3.89
Tax Rate 11.5%

Arrangements can be made for special events such as weddings, retreats, etc...ask for details.
For catering/meal delivery---http://www.personalcheftony.com/

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.

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