This canal-side home is located in Royal Palm Isles - a quiet, residential neighborhood just 15 min from Fort Lauderdale Airport and the beaches. and 40 minutes from Miami Intl Airport. Within walking distance are two family friendly parks.
Royal Palm Park features a lake, basketball/tennis/beach volleyball courts, and a playground. A walking path around the lake complete it. Easterland Park protects a cypress tree sanctuary. This park also has a lake, with turtles and ducks, and a Frisbee golf course. It's many paths make for a relaxing walk through nature. Golfers will have plenty of options for enjoyment too, with putting greens just 1.7 miles away, and two golf courses in the area (Jacaranda and Woodland).
Recently purchased and renovated (July, 2016), I hope you will love my new contemporary comfort home. It features the owner's own photography art work, and original Terrazzo floors throughout.
My property is within a cul-de-sac, with only one road in and the same one out, which allows for privacy and peace and quite... very little traffic!
This 1,500 sq/ft, waterfront, home features a clean contemporary feel, with a comfortable outdoor living space that expands the home for additional entertaining
Variety of movie DVD's provided for free, along with Games, and puzzles, for stay at home days/nights.
Enjoy the days/nights watching local wildlife like fish, birds, turtles, iguanas, and ducks from the 85 degree HEATED pool or from the deck...or fish off the edge of the property, polls and tackle provided!
The completely remodeled master bedroom has a comfortable name brand king sized bed and spacious closet, with contemporary glass doors. The en suite features high-end fixtures and details, has a walk-in shower with hand-held European wand, and a built-in bench for relaxing. A mounted 42” HDTV with cable and a Google Chromecast completes the room. Large dresser and closet space.
The second bedroom features a name brand queen size bed, a 38” HDTV, and overlooks the pool area. Dresser and closet space.
The third bedroom features two twin beds. Shelving and closet space.
The newly remodeled guest bathroom is fully tiled and features a shower and tub with a glass door.
A portable crib (Graco-Pack N Play) is available for your little one to join you on your holiday. (2 sets of sheets included) A portable high chair is also available to complete your family needs.
The living room, with it’s contemporary furnishings, offers a setting for conversation, gatherings and reading.
Relax in the family room and watch the all new 55” UHDTV, cable, Google Chromecast, Blu-Ray player and Sony receiver.
Plug in your own device and play music throughout the house. Listen to the speakers that sit on the entertainment unit or switch on the ceiling speakers. New "Hey Google" speaker, blue tooth and portable for outside listening by the pool.
A portable boom box with CD player (check the batteries before leaving :) ) is in the unit for the beach or pool.
The kitchen is furnished with china for dining in, and plastic ware for dining around the pool area. Colorful kids plates, cups, and bowls round out the service.
A toaster, blender, Keurig coffee maker (with coffee for your first morning provided), Mr. Coffee: Drip coffee maker ( guests supply coffee) immersion blender, waffle iron, small single cup, espresso machine, air popcorn maker, electric tea kettle, pots, pans and baking dishes are all available for your culinary adventures.
The dining area is flexible and can accommodate from 2-10 people. A space saving drop leaf table seats 2- 6 and can be set for the family dinner or game night (puzzles, board games/cards are provided). Or use the bar area of the kitchen counter with the 4 bar stools.
Plenty of linens, towels and blankets are available for your needs. There is a new full-sized washer and dryer off the kitchen, with detergent pods and bleach. An iron and ironing board are also in the laundry area. A hair dryer is available as well. Beach chairs, towels, a beach umbrella, and cooler, small backpacks, boogie boards, are also free and available.
Outside you have an additional living space, complete with a cushioned couch and chairs and tables. While gauze curtains allow you a bit more privacy, the provided candles add a romantic touch. The heated pool 85 degrees is fun and relaxing, and comes with rafts, noodles and other play toys for the kids. There are 2 lounge chairs and 2 gravity chairs for your relaxation.
A patio table, with seating for 4, allows you to dine in the sun or the shade using the umbrella. A propane grill is available for cookouts, along with a full set of cooking utensils and accessories. Extra propane on site.
A private outdoor shower is available before and after you swim, as well as those late night showers under the stars. New 2018 Privacy fence, thanks Hurricane Irma!
Your house manager, Adelson, will be able to address any situation that arises. Adelson is fluent in Portuguese, some Spanish and English.
My home is maintained by a pool cleaning service on Wednesday mornings, and a lawn service every second Friday in the mornings.
We deliver the house to you freshly cleaned and supply basic cleaning supplies. Additional cleanings, including changing the beds, washing dishes, and cleaning of the entire house, are available for additional charge and can be scheduled during your stay. $30.00/ hr, one hour minimum or entire house for $150.00. Must be paid for at time of cleaning. Or double the cost will be taken out of security deposit.
Beaches are only 5 miles away, along route A1A.
Shopping: Wilton Manners, Galleria Mall, Las Olas Boulevard, Boca Raton. Lincoln Mall (Miami) and Sawgrass Mills outlet Mall (45 min)
Attractions: Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Fort Lauderdale Water Taxi, Museum of Discovery, Atlantic Coast Kayak Company.
Eating Out: Thasos- Greek, Kichenetta - Italian, Steak 954, Capital Grille, Bone Fish, Ruth Chris Steak House, Hot and Soul (local hangout), Shooters.
Day Trips: Orlando, Walt Disney World (3.5 hr), Kennedy Space Ctr. (2.45hr), Everglades National Park (1.5hr)
Other attractions and Restaurants are just a short drive from your Oakland Park Oasis. There's a complete listing, brochures and menus in your Welcome Guide.
Minimum age limit for renter (25 yrs)
No smoking inside the home.
Pets are usually not allowed, but will considered and approved only with written permission. ($500.00 fee)
Wheelchair inaccessible (one step though out each entry, and showers)
Rates are in, and payable only by US funds.
A 3% transaction fee for all Domestic CC charges and a 5% for International CC Charges.
We require 50% of the rental charge when booking to secure your dates, and a $500 refundable security deposit.
Purchase of the Property Protection is highly requested and advised.
The remaining 50% balance is due 30 days prior to check-in. If a cancellation occurs within less than 30 days, the guest will lose 100% of the total rental and fee amount paid.
Check-in is after 3 pm and check out is by 11 am. Call for early or late checkin/out. Will accommodate if possible and reasonable.
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