Our two storey fully air conditioned lakeside home comprises of five generous sized bedrooms. Three of our bedrooms have U.S. King-size beds. Time and effort has been spent giving our home the attention to detail the disconcerning guests expects. We are delighted to have created a quality environment for all our guests to enjoy. Regular personal visits, ensures that out home remains immaculate for ourselves and our guests. It is exquisitely furnished and comprehensively equipped and we are confident Southview will exceed all your expectations of what a vacational rental home can and should offer. The open-plan aspect of our home, and the professionally tinted windows keeps out most of the Floridian heat without obscuring the wonderful views of the private pool and lake beyond.
We feel that privacy on the deck and in the pool, is of paramount importance and to facilitate this we have installed privacy fencing on either side to the rear of the property, without compromising the view beyond. The Lanai; a covered seating area, with its own ceiling fan, is accessible from the kitchen/diner and allows you to sit out at all times of the day or night and enjoy the beautiful south-facing waterfront aspect. Here you can relax and unwind and soak up the atmosphere whilst eating breakfast or perhaps sipping your evening cocktails and appreciating the idyllic surroundings, we even provide a deluxe gas barbecue grill for alfresco dining and those fun evenings in.
The Great Room
This spacious room has an open-plan aspect so is light and spacious owing to its cathedral size ceiling; it has three sumptuous soft leather sofas, side tables and a central coffee table. For your enjoyment we have provided a home entertainments system, which includes a 52 inch HDTV complete with Home Theatre System DVD/CD player. We are pleased to provide a selection of films and books.
This room is home to a full-size slate bed pool table, 49 inch TV on the wall, selection of board games and on-site sports equipment. It has a large sectional sofa which can be used as a sofa bed when required. This room is decorated with an eclectic mix of pool room memorabilia and all things USA!!
Formal Dining Area.
On the left of the central hallway is the elegant formal dining room which has seating for six. Our exquisite glass top dining table with its ornate wrought ironwork is adorned with china, glassware and linens allowing guests an opportunity to enjoy a more formal dining environment with an ambience of elegance if they so wish; it truly provides a gentle wind down after a hectic day.
The Ground Floor King Bedroom
Here you will find a bedroom, which has a US king-size pillow-top mattress bed, a wall-mounted 32 inch flat screen remote controlled TV , dresser, table lamp and a large closet which houses another small chest. The white wooden headboards enhance the bedding with loads of soft furnishings
Between the shower room and the games room is the utility room with a full capacity washer and a separate washer. We also provide an iron, ironing board, laundry basket and clothes horse for those delicate items which shouldn't be dried in the tumble dryer.
Downstairs shower room
Adjacent to the games room is the shower room, with a shower cubicle, vanity unit and WC.
Kitchen and Nook
Our kitchen has plenty of cupboards, granite countertops, and every conceivable utensil and caters for all your culinary needs. There is an abundance of crockery, glassware pots and pans for when you want to stay in and dine. There is a French door fridge/freezer with ice maker and water dispenser, self-cleaning cooking range, dishwasher, microwave, waste disposal, blender, juicer, coffee maker, kettle, even a teapot for those who enjoy a cup of tea in the morning. Guests who wish to prepare a culinary feast or just a simple buffet lunch will find all is catered for. The nook has a large table with six chairs to enable you to enjoy your breakfast whilst enjoying the views of the lake and pool out of the patio doors. Two breakfast stools allow for 8.
As you enter the fully screened pool-deck area you'll find the lanai which provides welcome shade from the hot Floridian sun. Our genuine south-facing pool and spa back onto the middle lake which is a haven for local wildlife. Our pool now has a "Colour Splash" multi-coloured pool light offering a variety of lighting effects transforming our pool at night into a colour-rich paradise. It truly is a serene place to wile away the time when rest and relaxation is the order of the day. We provide ample padded sun-loungers and chairs, two large tables to dine at, plus small tables to place your books, drinks or sun creams. Fencing is on both sides of the pool-deck ensuring total privacy.
Master Bedroom Suite
The rich colours of grey embellish our huge master bedroom creating a sanctuary where you can relax body and soul. This heavenly room is situated downstairs and has a sumptuous, huge U.S. Kings-size bed, where you can sink into the soft furnishings. To complete the ambience of the room you will find a large cedar chest, lamps and wall-mounted artwork adorn the wall. With its large dressing table and cabinets there is more than enough drawer space. You'll find a 40 inch flat screen TV and DVD player in the corner of the room on a swivel cabinet thus allowing viewing from any vantage point.
The spacious and private en-suite consists of a oval shaped Roman bath tub, where you can soak away your aching limbs, separate shower cubicle, WC and vanity unit here you can pamper yourself to perfection. There is a large walk-in closet which houses a complimentary portable crib, highchair, stroller and a safe.
Upstairs off the central landing are three bedrooms and the family bathroom.
The awesome Master Bedroom with ensuite
This master bedroom with a magnificent U.S. King-size bed with its rich grey bedding and abundance of soft furnishings create a room of opulence and romance which will appeal to the romantic in you. It has its own shower room with shower cubicle, WC and hand basin. It too has a TV, closet, dresser, lamps, bedside cabinet, ensuring more than enough drawer space for two.
The Family Bathroom
The family bathroom has a large screened bath tub with an overhead shower, WC and vanity unit.
The Corner Bedroom Twin Bedroom
With its eye catching bedding and XL twin pillow-top mattresses and soft furnishings, dressing table and bedside cabinet provides a haven of tranquillity. It has a 32 inch wall mounted flat screen remote controlled LCD TV, large wardrobe/closet. However this room can be changed into our FOURTH KING by using our "create a king" strap.
The Disney Themed Bedroom.
This room has two single XL twin beds with pillow-top mattresses, a wall mounted flat screen remote controlled 32 inch LCD TV and is based on a Disney theme. White wooden headboards and two bachelor chests compliment the Disney bedding. Huge Disney murals adorn the walls. A wooden toybox holds loads of cuddly toys.
All the main rooms and bedrooms have their own ceiling fan.
We believe all you dreams really will come true when you stay at "Southview"
A/C Games Room
The prestigious gated resort of Lake Berkley is set around 3 sparkling stocked fishing lakes You'll find it just a 2 minute drive south of Hwy 192, behind Medieval Times and a 24 hour Wal*Mart Supermarket. It is ideally situated to all the theme and water parks. Being so close to the 192 you will find unlimited dining and entertainment attractions that have become synonymous with this highway.
Lake Berkley offers an oasis of serenity and is the perfect place to embark on your journey of what Central Florida has to offer. Southview lies in a quiet secluded enclave of luxurious private executive houses surrounded by lakes and wooded areas. Once unpacked how about exploring what Lake Berkley Resort has to offer with its abundance of free recreational facilities. Depending on how active you want to be there are a host of activities at your disposal, there are tennis, volley ball and basketball courts, children's playground, a nature and jogging trail, a community infinity pool with a childrens wading pool with splash toys nearby. The pool is excellent for serious swimmers if they choose to swim lengths, a spa, gazebo, a fishing pier and BBQ area all within a beautiful and idyllic setting. The clubhouse is within the resort, a short stroll from our home and is located just as you come through the gates and has a newly equipped gym/fitness room and lounge.
Magic Kingdom,MGM Studios, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, Typhoon Lagoon, Downtown Disney - 15 minutes
Sea World / Discovery Cove - 15 minutes
Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure - 20/25 minutes
Orlando Airport - 25/30 minutes,
Sanford Airport - 45 minutes
Gold coast - 50 mins
Gulf Coast - Approx. 1 hour
• Air Conditioning
• Private Pool
• Spa (own pool area)
• Cooking utensils provided
• Linens provided
• Cable TV
• Smoking NOT allowed
• Pets NOT allowed
• Wheelchair Accessible
• High Speed Internet Access Point
• Wi-Fi (Wireless Internet) Available
• Resort Communal Pool
• Burglar Alarm
• Gated Community
• Game Console
• Lakeside Property
Free local, National phone calls,
Free Broadband Wireless Internet Access 24 hours a day
7 TVs in total
Full-size slate-bed pool table, TV/DVD combo
Boardgames, books, DVDs, videos etc
BBQ grill can be hiredbr>Additional ceiling fans in every room including the lanai
ADT Home Security Alarm
Complimentary portable crib, highchair, stroller and a SAFE
3 hairdryers and a set of tongs
iron, ironing board, vacuum
Upgraded pool furniture
Pool towels provided
Mobility rail into the pool
|Low Season - USD $1680 per week UK GBP 1275
|Mid Season - USD $1750 per week UK GBP 1330
|High Season - USD $2030 per week UK GBP 1365
|Peak Season - USD $2100 per week UK GBP 1470
|One off PPF $90/GBP70
|US rates subject to Florida Tax at 13.5%
|Optional Pool heating $30 per day or GBP 125 per week
|End of stay departure clean of $170 or GBP 125.00
|Minimum Stay - 6 nights
Note: Rates are subject to change without notice.
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