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Luxury 2006 3 bed, 3 bath (master spa) Villa with 36'x16' heated pool

Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Beautifully furnished accommodation with a secluded south facing outlook

Our 3 Bed. 3 Bath (master with spa) villa has a large 36'x16' heated pool and is south facing with a beautiful backdrop overlooking a grass swale then woodland of which is a state registered bird sanctuary. Our villa is built on a longer than average sized Rotonda Lot giving a spacious green outlook, tranquility and privacy. We have furnished to a high standard and is fully equipped with everything you will need during your stay. We are situated in the prestigious golfing community of Rotonda in the peaceful section of Pine Valley. A perfect location to unwind after a busy vacation in Orlando and a perfect winter retreat. The safe quiet roads and nature trails are perfect for walking, jogging and cycling. In the centre of Rotonda is a community park covering 32 acres. Built in 2005 it offers a multi purpose sports field, children's play area, a large picnic pavilion with barbecues, two Free tennis courts(we provide the rackets and balls) and restroom facilities.

Local beaches: BEACHES.

Englewood has 4 beaches on the barrier island of Manasota Key. Manasota Beach, Blind Pass Beach, Englewood Beach & Stump Pass Beach. all offer a variety of amenities.

Manasota Beach boasts 14 acres of Gulf front beach & sand dunes with special areas set aside for sheltered tables, barbecue pits, boardwalks & bathhouse facilities.

Blind Pass Beach is ideal for swimming, fishing & has more than 60 acres of nature trails. There's a docking area for boaters on the intercoastal waterway.

Englewood Beach has recreational areas, boardwalk, picnic tables & concession stands as well as conveniently located nearby restaurants, shops & nightclubs. Walking south from Englewood beach is Stump Pass Beach a narrow strip of beach that offer anglers a great place to fish.

Barrier Islands: There are several offshore keys to explore, some accessible by road bridge; others only by boat. Perhaps one of the most attractive and quaint get-away keys to visit by road is Gasperilla Island. Approx.20 minutes easy drive from Rotonda the island is reached via a toll bridge from the mainland. Visitors to the key will drive along a road surrounded on both sides by shimmering waters and white sands and millionaires Condo's.

There is a wonderful public beach on the key (with a Caribbean feel to it) called Boca Grande. Every year between April and June, Boca Grande Pass fills with thousands of Tarpon fish churning the water all around the boats. Major fishing tournaments are held here, each year. In Boca Grande, the locals use golf carts as a major form of transport and can be easily hired on a daily basis.

If you want to experience total isolation and a real unspoilt barrier island, visit Cayo Costa (itself a state park) located south of Boca Grande accessible only by boat.

More Details

Mrs. B. Strudwick
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
18 June, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Pine Valley in Rotonda West

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Whenever you leave the property you are responsible for locking all doors & windows.
  • Children must be supervised at all times in & around the swimming pool. We need to be advised if child is 6 years or under for obligatory pool alarm
  • Agents must be allowed reasonable access to the property for any essential maintenance during your stay
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • EN-Suite Master Bathroom; Large Luxurious Jet Spa Bath (total bliss if you have had a long journey). 2 sinks with cupboards under on either side of room both with large mirrors over. Walk in shower, closet for towels, and separate toilet for privacy. Hairdryer. Tiled Floor. En- Suite Shower Room; Double walk in shower, sink with cupboard under, large mirror with spot lights, Toilet. Hairdryer. Tiled floor. Door opening to pool deck. Family Bathroom; Bath with shower, large sink area with cupboards under, large mirror with lights, full height closet for towels. Tiled floor.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Master Bedroom; King size(6’) Bed with superior bed linen, 2 night stands, 2 lamps, 8 drawer dresser with mirror, 5 drawer chest, television, Electronic wall controlled ceiling fan. Double French doors opening onto Lanai and pool. Clock/ Radio with Alarm, Telephone, Air printer. Carpeted.Large walk-in closet leading to En-Suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bath. Bedroom 2; Queen Size (5’) Bed with superior bed linen, 2 night stands, 2 lamps, 7 drawer dresser with mirror, television. Electronic wall controlled ceiling fan. Large double wardrobe with coat hangers, Clock Radio/alarm, Telephone. Carpeted. Door leading to En-suite shower room. Bedroom 3, Twin (3') beds, 7 drawer dresser, mirror, 5 drawer chest, television, clock/radio/alarm, double wardrobe, carpeted, door to family bathroom plus extra door to enable bathroom to become en-suite. All linen, bath towels and pool towels are provided. Hairdryers in all 3 bathrooms.
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
THE ENTRANCE ROOM has a Leather corner suite and coffee table giving a peaceful reading area with double patio doors overlooking the pool. THE DINING ROOM has a large round beveled table with 6 parson chairs and large ornate chandelier. Dining crockery and place mats supplied. THE BREAKFAST AREA has Aquarium triple windows overlooking pool and woodland backdrop (one of our favourite spots). THE LOUNGE has matching suite of furniture consisting of large 3 seater, 2 seater and a chaise for ultimate lounging! the built in Entertainment centre houses a 42' Sony Flat screen Television with CD(American format). Triple patio doors overlook the pool and garden. THE DOUBLE GARAGE houses a rigid cool bag on wheels with handle, 4 x beach chairs, beach parasols & stakes, tennis rackets/balls, badminton rackets, and blow-up lilos for the pool. THE OVERSIZED DECKING is fully screened keeping the' mosies' out at night whilst using the gas barbecue provided or just watching the sunset.


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Luxury 2006 3 bed, 3 bath (master spa) Villa with 36'x16' heated pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews

Fabulous property

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 10 nights after driving down from New Orleans. This is a spacious, beautifully furnished villa with a great heated pool and excellent outdoor spaces for both relaxing and dining. The area around the pool is quiet and secluded looking out onto the Rotunda Sands nature reserve. An early evening cocktail, sitting in the lanai watching the setting sun light up the trees, with the cicadas and crickets chirping was bliss!!

Inside, the rooms are spacious and beautifully furnished. The kitchen and laundry room are really well fitted out. There’s TVs in all the main rooms but, to be honest, we didn’t even turn them on once!! The pictures on the website, although impressive, just don’t do the villa justice. It’s a fabulous property.

There’s plenty of supermarkets (Walmart, Publix) within 15-20 mins drive so you’re never stuck for stocking up. There’s also a number of restaurants within easy reach although we BBQ’d at the villa most nights.

The Rotunda West estate, in which the villa is situated, is a vast area encompassing golf courses, a park and many beautiful properties.

Dave and Barbara the owners, were really helpful during the booking process and even called us to make sure everything was OK. We’ll definitely stay here again, next time we’re in this part of the world.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wow! Just absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

Please don't book Dave and Barbara's villa otherwise like us you'll be hooked on the pleasure of staying in their home from home. The pictures could have been taken yesterday and as my daughter said as she walked in to the lounge "dad its great, it feels like home" serious praise from a teenager! The decor is very tasteful and the furnishings are of a high quality. The beds are the best we have slept in when in the USA. The pool area was spotless as was the whole villa.

Dave and Barbara could not have been more helpful providing a truly personal service so 10/10 for them and the management company. They have provided an abundance of maps, leaflets, menus and other information should you need it. The BBQ was a bonus putting the outside entertainment area to good use. The whole house music system extended out to the pool area much to my daughters delight.

The location for us was perfect, perhaps a little remote for those who enjoy the tourist attractions of Disney and Universal. The villa is very private with no immediate neighbours to disturb the peace. All of the properties in Rotunda were stunning, all very well tended and appealing.

If you like the peace and quiet, surrounded by wildlife and the sun over the pool all day, then you'll be foolish not to book Dave and Barbara's villa.

Thank you for allowing us to stay in your home.

Darren Chappell

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow what an amazing review. Thanks so much, we are always so pleased when we hear that people have enjoyed their holiday at our villa.
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Wow!! Doesn't get better than this.

  • 5 of 5

We have just spent an amazing 6 weeks at this beautiful villa. Inside and out the villa is immaculate, with all the little touches that make you feel so welcome and at home. The pool is large and superb, we spent quite a lot of time in there as the weather was pretty hot towards the end of our stay. the area is peaceful and relaxing with fabulous beaches nearby.

Thank you David and Barbara for sharing your wonderful home with us and taking the time to call and make sure everything was ok and we were happy.

Can't wait to visit again!!!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Christine & Eric, Thank you so much for your kind review. It means a lot to us to hear that you have enjoyed your stay so much; we want people to enjoy our villa as much as we do. We look forward to accommodating you again in the future, Kind regards Dave & Barbara.
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Leigh On Sea, Essex

An outstanding villa in a lovely location, A1+

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in several villas in this area, and this one is exceptional, the decor and furnishings are tasteful and immaculate, the pool is the biggest we have ever had and the owners are a real delight, it's the only time an owner has ever made the effort to call us mid holiday and ask if everything was to our liking, they made us feel like friends.

My son said staying here made him feel like a millionaire and our daughter in law cried when we had to come home, we love this area and will definitely be going back again.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a truly lovely review. We are delighted to hear that you all enjoyed yourselves so much. Many thanks, Dave & Barbara.
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Essex - England

Absolutely the best!!!! Tranquil & private

  • 5 of 5

Me and my husband, son, daughter-in-law, granddaughter and brother-in-law stayed at this beautiful villa, after a hectic week in Orlando.

The pictures and description do not do this villa justice!

It certainly has the wow factor, excellent quality furnishings, a large pool (one of the largest on the estate according to the pool guy) and the setting is very private. It has empty plots either side and it backs onto a nature reserve.

The villa is well equipped with everything you could possibly need, including beach stuff, chairs, brollys and coolers etc.

The decoration is fresh and clean, and is obviously very well maintained and looked after.

The area is exceptionally quiet and very clean and tidy.

The communication and customer service was excellent.

We just loved the peace and quiet.

We will definitely be back!!!!!

Thanks for letting us share your lovely home.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the glowing review. We always appreciate feedback so that we may continue to provide a standard that guests should expect for their holiday. We look forward to accommodating you all again in the future.Kind regards Dave & Barbara.
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  • 5 of 5

My wife and I were here for a two week relaxing vacation after a road trip in Tennessee and Louisiana. Without being patronising, this was by far the best villa we have stayed in since first holidaying here over 20 years ago. Dave and Barbara have thought of everything in their villa and their attention to detail was first class. There is numerous things I could comment on that made us feel at home right away, like the filtered water dispenser on the fridge, which was a god send, trying to find this in other villas in the states is incredibly difficult. The extremely private pool was huge for a Villa at 36' and was fantastic during the day and also at night with the lights on and the BBQ fired up.

The location was perfect with no noise at all during the day or night. Access to Sarasota, Port Charlotte and Naples are easy. The beach is a 10 minute drive where you can find fantastic restaurants.

We met another couple during this time and they paid almost 50% more for their villa that was not a patch on Dave and Barbara's.

Who ever reads this, congratulations - you have just found your next Vacation!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Jun-2013
  • Date of Stay: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Karen & Hugh, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a glowing review. We are always pleased to hear from people that their holiday has been enjoyed and we look forward to your return in the future, Kind regards, Dave & Barbara.
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Fort Myers
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
exit 179-175 at
Car: necessary

Rotonda is situated on the gulf coast near Englewood on the Cape Haze peninsular 85 miles south Tampa, 90 miles North Naples, 50miles North Fort Myers & only 35 miles south Sarasota.*Tampa airport is approx. ninety minutes drive away and a very straightforward route, car rentals available on site at airport. *Orlando airport is two and a half hours away & Miami airport is three & a half. There are supermarkets & excellent restaurants within a few minutes drive away & a Wal-mart Superstore which is open 24 hours. Port Charlotte shopping mall is only 15-20 minutes drive away & has many restaurants including Ruby Tuesdays, Sam Seltzer's Steakhouse & a food hall with many more in the surrounding area of the mall. Amongst the shops are jCPennys.Sears,Dillards & Macy's plus there is a multi screen cinema. Just an hour away are 2 factory outlets at Ellenton & Estero. Englewood has 4 beaches all within short drive on Manasota Key. Rotonda has 4 golf courses & a 5th nine hole opening soon.

Golf: Rotonda has 72 Holes to choose from that challenge all skill levels. Rotonda has been awarded a 'Beginner Friendly Certification' from the National Golf Course Owners Association as well as the Charlotte Sun Herald's Reader's choice award for being the best course in Charlotte County. Come on out and give us a visit. The weather is great. The courses are great. All in your own backyard. That's exactly how Rotonda Golf & Country Club's three courses were planned. The Hills. The Palms. The Links. Three emeralds in a spectacular setting bathed by gulf breezes. Challenging, well maintained fairways that provide a new golfing experience with every round. Two great clubhouses with restaurants and lounges are available. Long Marsh Golf Club is the newest course to open in Rotonda. Renowned golf course architect, Ted McAnlis, has produced a championship course that is very different from anything you’ll ever play in the area. Situated on over 300 acres, the rolling terrain hints at a links-type layout and an abundance of stately oaks and native pines and palm frame many holes. Natural waste bunkers and marshes provide a challenge for golfers, as well as a haven for a variety of wildlife. Measuring 7200 yards from the tips, the course can be daunting, but four sets of tees, a minimal use of bunkers and strategically placed mounding provide a friendly game for all levels.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Pine Valley, Florida South Central Gulf Coast

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Standard Rate
21 Feb 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low season
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High season
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £350

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 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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