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

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Pine Valley

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
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Mrs. B. Strudwick
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
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15 September, 2016
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based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

Luxury 2006 3 bed, 3 bath (master spa) Villa with 36'x16' heated pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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: Oct 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 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: Oct 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 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: Jun 12, 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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Den Helder, The netherlands

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Hello David and Barbara, just back from 3 weeks staying in your villa. We loved it, it was a real second home. All you need is in the villa and the villa itself is luxurious. Thanks for your hospitality and see you next time.

Coerver family, The netherlands

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Ron & Family, Thank you so much for your lovely review; we are pleased that you all enjoyed your stay and hope we can accommodate you again in the future, Kind regards Dave & Barbara.
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Rickmansworth Herts

lovely super villa

  • 5 of 5

we have stayed in villas for 6 years running now and this is far the best villa. it is as described if not better. such a lovely location, so quiet. a perfect holiday.

the owners are such a lovely couple and so helpful.

if you pick this villa you will not be disappointed at all

the pool is very long and the little table and chair is great.

no neighbors or nothing behind you.

we have a 20 month old son and they sorted out a cot and highchair no problems, very child friendly villa.

perfect. thank you Barbra & Dave for a wonderful villa and holiday

peter and Lisa

  • Review Submitted: Jun 30, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
60 Miles
Fort Myers
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
exit 179-175 at
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
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

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
High season
1 Sep 2016 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low season
1 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
1 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £350

Prices; The prices are per week. Extra days will be on a pro-rata basis. . Bookings of 4 to 8 weeks at 10% discount. Long term Rentals at 15% discount (over 8 weeks). Rates are fully inclusive of electricity, water, satellite TV. Local telephone calls, pre-arrival and end of stay cleaning. If required, electric heating is also available for the solar heated pool at a rate of £60 or $100. Per week.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Pine Valley in Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
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
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • 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, satellite television with DVD. Electronic wall controlled ceiling fan. Double French doors opening onto Lanai and pool. Clock/ Radio with Alarm, Telephone. Carpeted.Large walk-in closet leading to En-Suite bathroom. Bedroom 2; Queen Size (5’) Bed with superior bed linen, 2 night stands, 2 lamps, 7 drawer dresser with mirror, satellite television with DVD. 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, Satellite Tel., 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 - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • 4 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • 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 square bevelled 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 satellite plus DVD/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, 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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