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Maximum Privacy on the Golf Course!!

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Space 2,200 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 - 10 nights

Overview

About the property

5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, sleeps 10

OVERLOOKING THE 18TH TEE!

NO REAR NEIGHBORS!

VERY PRIVATE!

One of the most highly rated houses in the Dunes! Many guests return each year to this fabulous house to recharge in the Florida sun.

If you are looking for a place to call home during your vacation this one has it all.

A private pool with no rear neighbors and the decks of the houses on either side cannot be seen from the pool deck. It is one of the most private pools in Southern Dunes. The solar heating makes sure the water is perfect for most of the year. Electric heat is available and recommended for the cooler months. The attached hot tub is a perfect way to end your day and unwind.

The home features 2200 sq feet of living space with 2 bedrooms downstairs and 3 upstairs.

The Master bedroom comes with a King size bed, 46 inch TV and an ensuite bathroom with a separate shower and tub. From this room you can walk directly out onto the pool deck and slip into the hot tub.

The front bedroom has a Queen size bed with easy access across the hall to the bathroom that includes a walk-in shower.

Bedroom #3 is upstairs and overlooks the golf course and pool. It includes a Queen bed and 32 inch TV.

The other two bedrooms on the upper floor have 2 single beds and TVs in each. All three upper rooms share a bathroom that has a shower and tub.

We have furnished the pool area as an extra outside living room. There is a dining table with 4 chairs and lots of luxury loungers and armchairs. A grill is available for you if you would like to enjoy some outdoor cooking. A safety fence has been added to protect the little ones. You will be looking over the golf course directly at the 18th Tee Box.

During the day the sun is on the pool from early morning until late afternoon. It is perfect for sunbathing. If you need to escape the sun yet want to stay outside there is a large covered area steps from the pool.

During the evening the privacy of the pool and hot tub really stand out. No rear neighbors means there are no lights from other homes blocking your view of the night sky.

The Living Room has 2 full sized sofas and one side chair for comfortable seating for you and your guests. Watching cable or streaming the latest Netflix movie is easy on the 55 inch TV.

There is a separate dining room with seating for 6.

Save money over a hotel stay by preparing your own meals in the fully-equipped kitchen. The separate laundry facilities means you can pack light for your flight to Florida.

There is unlimited high-speed Internet access for your laptop or other personal devices.

You can make free local and long distance phone calls (Canada and US) from the house phone.

The clubhouse is only a 5 minute walk where you can enjoy an excellent restaurant & bar. The golf course is one of the finest and most affordable in Florida. There are at least 10 other courses nearby for the golfer in the family.

This is a luxury privately owned vacation home, near the attractions of Disney and Orlando but away from the hectic rush of Kissimmee. It is perfect for those who want a quiet peaceful vacation. All the furnishings and equipment are top quality.

Keywords: Golf, Pool, wifi, BBQ grill, Universal, Disney, LEGOLAND.

More Details

Owner
Paul Hillman
Member since: 2011
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 May, 2018

About Paul Hillman

We rented several homes in Southern Dunes over the years and finally decided that it was time to buy our dream home. We hope you like it.

Paul Hillman purchased this villa in 2011

Why Paul Hillman chose Southern Dunes

Over the past 25 years we have stayed all over the state of Florida and have not found a place where we are as comfortable as we are when we stay at Southern Dunes. The secure community, excellent golf course and close proximity to the theme parks add up to making this an excellent location.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I would just like to say thank you for letting us rent your house we had a lovely stay and the house was so lovely the grandkids had great fun in the pool . We was out & about a lot so the pool was great to come back to and have a swim I will be letting all my friends know about your house. We hope to go back to southern dunes in 2018 so will be in touch with you some time next year to see if you are still renting out your house thank you once again all the best for 2017 Pauline & family
Oct 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Southern Dunes in Haines City

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Golf Course View ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Ensuite - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Main Floor Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Upper Floor Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Front Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom #3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 32 inch TV
    Bedroom #4 - 2 Single Bed , 19 inch TV
    Bedroom #5 - 2 Single Bed , 19 inch TV
    Master Bathroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 46 inch TV
  • Portable crib, stroller and high chair are available.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Games for Kids
  • MP3 Dock
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Deck Furniture
  • Gated Community
  • Golf
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Conservatory
  • Tennis Court
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • In Ground Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Private Pool, Free Long Distance to US and Canada. Southern Dunes is a quiet golf resort located just 20 mins South of Disney and 20 Mins North of Legoland. A security guard is posted at the entrance 24 hrs a day. It has excellent amenities including 3 swimming pools, a children's play area, 2 tennis courts, bike paths, an attractive Clubhouse with a bar and restaurant and a golf pro shop. Just outside the gate is a 24 Wal-Mart, gas station, bank and several restaurants. The drive to and from Disney is quick and easy, not like the drive to many of the rental properties in Kissimmee. The beaches are only an hour away. Several outlet and retail malls are all within an easy drive. Minimum Age Limit for Renters: 25

Reviews

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Maximum Privacy on the Golf Course!!
average rating of 4.888889 based on 63 reviews
5

Great Place to Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We were in Haines City to attend my son's college baseball spring tournament, which took place in Auburdeen and Winter Haven. Proximity to both was perfect. The house itself was FANTASTIC! Plenty of room, kitchen had every appliance (even a crockpot, which was helpful after a long day on the fields). The pool and hot tub were great, private, clean. Definitely pay the extra for the heat/hot tub. We would go back to the same house in a second.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your positive comments. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our home. We look forward to having you return for the next baseball tournament!
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5

Second stay, still wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the home last year and had a full house, this year just the 2 of us and it was great both stays!!! Weather was amazing this past 10 days and the home made for a enjoyable, relaxing stay to enjoy the amazing outdoors!

Owners are always so pleasant to work with.

Highly recommend this home.

  • Review Submitted: 06-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nova Scotia Canada
5

Great experience

  • 5 of 5

Very quiet neighbourhood, private backyard, beautiful comfortable home. The owners were easy to deal with and very prompt when corresponding with them. This house has all you need for a relaxing stay. The location was fantastic and a 30 min commute to the Disney parks. Would definitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 06-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely a great spot to relax.

  • 5 of 5

We have been coming to SD for over 10 years, it is such a great place, out second time here at this house. Great pool and hot tub for after golf. Sorry to be leaving. Thanks for everts Paul.

  • Review Submitted: 21-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Norm. We look forward to having you return in 2019.
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5

Hard to Stay Away!

  • 5 of 5

Although we just only left a few months ago, we saw an empty week on the calendar and quickly decided to return to Florida and this beautiful house. We love this house! When you walk in it looks and smells clean and of course it is! The location is perfect for our family as we have teenagers that enjoy the nearby theme parks and adults that love the golf course that is in the back yard!!! Of course nothing is better than sitting by the pool and enjoying the Florida sunshine. Thanks! We will return...again!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the positive comments Mark. We look forward to your return in just a few months! It is always a pleasure to welcome a returning guest.
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5

Best yet!

  • 5 of 5

Third stay in Southern Dunes with extended family (ages 7 to 73). Our favourite rental home thus far. Beautiful home that is very clean and well stocked. Beds are comfortable and linens are good quality. We loved the layout with lots of space for everyone (8 in total). Our boys lived in the pool! We always look for homes with the child safety fence, this home has two. Thanks again for a wonderful stay!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Erin. We hope to see you on your next trip to Southern Dunes.
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Location

Bok Tower Gardens
Amazing gardens and wonderful tower. Perfect getaway for a quiet afternoon away from the bus...
Manny's Original Chophouse
Get there early if you want a seat. Good food for a great price.
Disney Springs Marketplace
Great for night out...lots to do for the whole family
Southern Dunes Golf Club
One of the best in the area.
John's Pass
If you head to the Gulf coast stop at this small village for some shopping and dinner. Great...
Walt Disney World
Universal Studios Florida
The Capital Grille
One of the nicer steak houses in Orlando.
Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets
The place to go if you like shopping.
Car: necessary

On site: Tennis, 3 Large Swimming Pools, Gym, Library, Children's Play Area, Clubhouse with Bar & Restaurant.

Nearby: Disney (20 Mins), Universal (25 mins), Legoland (20 mins), Busch Gardens in Tampa Bay (1 hr), Kennedy Space Center (1 hr) Beaches (1 hr), Motor Racing (Sebring, Daytona).

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Southern Dunes, Disney / Orlando

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Late Spring - 2018
23 Apr 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£737
for 7 nights
From
£105
 
 
Summer - 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,055
for 7 nights
From
£151
£3,537
 
 
Fall - 2018
2 Sep 2018 - 1 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£819
for 7 nights
From
£117
£2,863
 
 
Late Fall - 2018
2 Dec 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£760
for 7 nights
From
£109
 
 
Christmas/New Years - 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,173
for 7 nights
From
£168
 
 
Winter - 2019
7 Jan 2019 - 25 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
£584
for 7 nights
From
£83
 
 
Spring - 2019
26 Jan 2019 - 28 Apr 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,055
for 7 nights
From
£151
£3,537
 
 
Late Spring - 2019
29 Apr 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
7 night minimum stay
£937
for 7 nights
From
£134
£3,032
 
 
Summer - 2019
1 Jul 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,055
for 7 nights
From
£151
£3,537
 
 
Fall - 2019
1 Sep 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
7 night minimum stay
£878
for 7 nights
From
£125
£2,863
 
 
Late Fall - 2019
1 Dec 2019 - 20 Dec 2019
7 night minimum stay
£760
for 7 nights
From
£109
 
 
Christmas/New Years - 2019
21 Dec 2019 - 5 Jan 2020
10 night minimum stay
£1,676
for 10 nights
From
£168
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,055
for 7 nights
From
£151
£3,537
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £225.57

Solar Pool and Spa Heat - FREE

Electric Pool and Spa Heat - Optional
- (Oct - Mar) $25/day
- (Apr - Sept) $10/day

The Electric Pool/Spa Heat is optional but is needed in order to bring the Spa water temperature up to greater than 100 degrees. If you wish to use the Spa but have not purchased the electric heat option the Spa temperature will remain at the same temperature as the pool.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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