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LOS COCOS @ PLAYA BONITA Las Terrenas Dominican Republic.

LOS COCOS @ PLAYA BONITA P101 & P102 : Los Cocos is a brand new condo development in the Las Terrenas rental market. Set back from Playa Bonita Bay, Los Cocos offers all the luxury of beachfront condos at an affordable price! Located near pool, sun lounges and a wet bar area can be used at your leisure. Enjoy access to the clubhouse and infinity pool overlooking the ocean! These units are ground floor adjacent 2-bedroom 2-bath condos offering flexibility for friends or families traveling together. Rent one or both and be together as little or as often as you like! Condos sleep up to four guests, each with a master bedroom (king) and en-suite bath with second bedroom (queen) adjoining guest bathroom. For reservations, call 1-809-707-9150, 1-829-717-0897, 1-829-962-8536 or e-mail


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Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

VILLA WIND SONG: This ocean lover’s home is located in a private community ten minutes from the Puerto Plata (POP) airport on the north shore of the Dominican Republic. The Villa is situated on nearly two acres surrounded by lush tropical gardens and a semi-private beach. With its four large suites with en suites baths, Wind Song can comfortably accommodate up to 14 guests. The spacious, well-equipped kitchen was designed for those who love to cook and entertain. Wind Song comes equipped with high speed internet, cable TV, and a BOSE surround sound system. Within moments you can access walking and horse trails which meander along the coastline, as well as next to some world class surf breaks. For reservations, call 612-801-1860 or (849)-883-8100 or  e-mail



Villa Papilio, Segret, Croatia

VILLA PAPILIO: The 5-bedroom 5-bath villa built in 1992, in classic Mediterranean style is rated five-stars by the Ministry of Tourism, Republic of Croatia. The villa itself is a terraced work of art. Nestled into the top of a steep hill, the highest level is a rooftop terrace with outdoor cooking area with a stunning view. Villa Papilio aptly takes its name from the Croatian word for butterfly — a colorful winged insect which flits to and fro in the bluest of skies. Flaunting its beauty with nature’s choreographed dance moves, the free-spirited butterfly deftly avoids capture. Like the butterfly, Villa Papilio cannot be captured with a simplistic five-star rating. For reservations call+385915600457 or 888-522-1099. See review.


Las Palmas, Las Terranas, D.R.

Las Palmas, Las Terranas, D.R.


CASA PALMARBrand new sprawling 3200 square foot home custom designed 3-bedroom 3-bath home with the feel of a modern beach house as seen in Architectural Digest. Directly on beach, and with private pool, this new home has a unique open air design, huge windows, vaulted ceilings and upscale decor. You may snorkel and swim right on site, yet just 10 minutes from Las Terranas’s town center. Extras include great breezes, amazing views from every room and a beautiful walking beach near the exclusive Portillo Beach Resort. For reservations, call Julie at 585-766-7336 or email her at

Nuevo Vararta Mexico

Penthouse Dolphin Dreams, Nuevo Vallarta

PENTHOUSE DOLPHIN DREAMS: Set in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico, this 3-bedroom 2-bath penthouse occupies the top two floors of the building which looms over Vallarta’s famous Dolphin Adventure Park. Level one, a spacious living room/terrace combo, provides a spectacular open view to canals, jungle plants, blue mountain outlines, and scenic sailboats resting quietly on still waters. An intriguing story that launched this area to the world stage, was the much publicized love affair of Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor. Now a desirable tourist mecca, it boasts of a vibrant scene with bars and clubs scattered over picturesque cobbled streets and a charming Malecón. For reservations, call 01152(322)2977857. See review.


Casa Mar Vista, Sosua, Dominican Republic, Vacation Rental Review

Casa Mar Vista, Puerto Plata Sosua, Dominican Republic

CASA MAR VISTA: This one-of-a-kind 4-bedroom 4-bath villa near Cabarete, D.R., was handcrafted by its original German owner. Detailed vintage touches make this sunny villa feel like Caribbean days gone by. Each bedroom with tasteful tropical decors is adorned with authentic Caribbean posters and include en suite bathrooms. Upstairs living room is sprawling with flat screen TV at one end and bar at the far end–complete with antique games, and neon signs for a nostalgic Cuba Cabana (1952 West German movie) appeal. Private master bedroom suite with pool and ocean view. Rooftop terrace overlooks ocean with a stunning panoramic view. For reservations, contact Marchelina Akrabova at +1 809-817-6706.

New Rochelle House Situated with a bay view

New Rochelle House, NY

NEW ROCHELLE HOUSE: Early twentieth-century elegance meets twenty-first century luxury in this historic waterfront 5-bedroom, 4-bath home. Facing towards a small bay to the east, this graceful home is set against the backdrop of an epoch neighborhood. An elegant winding staircase leads from the main entry foyer to the second floor; a breathtaking view of the bay is the show piece of the roomy second-floor master suite. On the third floor, you will find a private haven with gabled ceiling and four trundle beds: the perfect hideaway for a group of children during a family reunion. The grounds include  terrace-style landscaping with two separate patios and a serene waterfront and dock–for the boating enthusiast to port a yacht! For reservations, call Lauren at 1-888-522-1099. See review..

Villa Drage in Dalmatia, Croatia

Villa Drage, Dalmatia, Croatia


VILLA DRAGE: Set on a hill overlooking the Adriatic Sea in Dalmatia, Croatia, this 5-bedroom 6-bath villa with swimming pool is breathtaking. Plush couches in living areas are L-shaped sectionals — luxuriously comfortable and able to seat a crowd to recline and watch the big screen TV. Another living area upstairs, allows small groups to enjoy different activities. The villa offers many areas where people can quietly work, rest, or watch TV, including a large library with skylights overlooking the living room with a view of the outdoor terrace. For reservations, call Lauren at 1-888-522-1099. See review.,


Villa La Tosca, France

Villa La Tosca, Taussat, France

VILLA LA TOSCA: Located in Taussat, France, this 8-bedroom mansion was built by the Prosecutor of the Republic of Bordeaux in 1903. The current owners renovated it to a five-star level to create the ultimate vacation rental experience. Included is a gourmet kitchen; dining room with private terrace; antique bar tucked next to original grand wooden staircase; cozy library; and media room. Eight exquisitely decorated luxury bedrooms with en suite bathrooms are found within the five levels of the Villa. Highlights include: a cozy third floor suite with skylight above the bed; a second floor suite with a private balcony overlooking the sea and large Jacuzzi tub; tower suite with windows on four walls and breathtaking views of sea and town; and handicapped accessible main floor suite. For reservations, call Lauren at 1-888-522-1099. See review.



Seas the Moment, Perla Marina, Dom. Rep.

SEAS THE MOMENT: Located in Perla Marina Development in Cabarete, Dominican Republic. Ocean Front Penthouse with 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. Close proximity to surfing and Encuentro Beach. This condo penthouse is nestled within a double-gated community. Look up and to see spacious 16-foot ceilings, large, well-equipped kitchen, and purified water pouring from every faucet. Great ocean views combined with this unit’s many amenities and safety features, makes this a great home away from home for the family that surfs and plays together! For reservations, 719-445-8595 or 809-657-7864 or email:


Los Robles del Sol, Santa Barbara, CA

Los Robles del Sol, Santa Barbara, CA

LOS ROBLES DEL SOL: This spacious 3-bedroom, 3-bath Spanish Mediterranean home offers a unique combination of tranquility, views, and location nine miles outside of Santa Barbara, California. Situated on five acres, this home includes a solar heated indoor pool/spa. This beautiful spot is ideal for weddings, events, and retreats, with parking to accommodate 50 event guests and six+ guests overnight. Sterling views and walking trails are accessible from property; while only 10 minutes from State Street in Santa Barbara; 20 minutes to UCSB & SBCC, beaches and downtown Santa Barbara; and 20 minutes to the Santa Ynez Valley. For reservations, call Helen evenings at 1-805-964-1891 or e-mail:


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Southern Highlands Las Vegas

 SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS: This 3-bedroom, 2 and a half bathroom home is located in one of the newest master-planned communities in Las Vegas. Nestled in a quiet cu-de-sac just 15 minutes from the famed Las Vegas strip, the home is beautifully decorated from top to bottom. Numerous features include LCD TVs with cable and HBO, high-speed internet, great local and domestic phone service and an HP printer/copier/scanner and fax. Everything you need is provided right down to the Grill Master and patio hot tub making this your home away from home. For reservations, call Bob Fox at (702) 672-2011.

  • Cottage Ct, 430
    Gorgeous, and only four blocks to the beach, Cottage Ct is decorated in a nautical theme throughout the house. This lovely home has four bedrooms 3.5 bathrooms a kitchenette upstairs and a TV area for more added privacy. Master bedroom, family room and one guest bedroom have TV's, the owners have also provided Playstation II and Guitar Hero for the young at heart in the upstairs family room. All TV's have updated Xfinity cable boxes with Netflix. The patio, boasts a lovely pool and spa which spills into the pool and also has a summer kitchen which is great for ... read more
  • Redwood
    This home boasts dramatic architecture, cathedral ceilings, and features a full kitchen, gas fireplace, and outside deck. Each guest home is fully furnished including the following items: linens, housewares, DVD/VHS combo player, washer, dryer, and telephone. Maximum occupancy is twelve total adults and children. Due to the individual ownership of each Guest Home, certain amenities may vary, including but not limited to the number or style of specific beds, number of televisions or DVD/VHS players in each home, floor plans and layouts, etc. ... read more
  • Viking Lodge 116
    Viking Lodge 116 at a glance: Sleeps 5 Queen bed & bunks & sleeper sofa Flat Screen TVs Kitchenette Private patio opening to the river trail Well stocked Ground floor Rooms and Beds: Sleeps 4 Studio Style with 1 Queen bed Bunks in common area Sleeper sofa in living area There are no dividers between the queen bed, bunks and sleeper sofa. Viking Lodge Complex: River front condo Heated Pool & Hot Tub Coin Operated Laundry In Complex One outdoor parking space, first come, first served Minutes to lift 7 Viking Lodge Location: Town of Telluride. 2 minute walk to ... read more
  • The Cindy Gail – Luxury – 4BR
    The Cindy Gail is a diamond in the beautiful Cherry Grove section of North Myrtle Beach. Beautifully designed, packed full of features and amenities and plenty of room makes for a great vacation for friends and family. Fully furnished, equipped and located near all of the best restaurants, shopping and entertainment enables you the best vacation ever. You are sure to have a great time at this picturesque setting. Give it a look and let us know how we can help. ... read more
  • Ocean Views, 2nd Row Home, Private Pool and Spa
    Have your breath taken away! Enjoy spectacular ocean views and breathtaking sunsets from virtually every room in this 7-bedroom, 8-bath, second-row private home located on a quiet street in North Forest Beach. The home is designer furnished and strikingly decorated throughout. Guests who enter the home on the 1st level will find the billiards room: the perfect place to challenge your opponent to a game of pool. For those wishing to sit back and relax, just a few steps up to the main level of the home, you will enjoy all of the comforts the media room has to offer! ... read more
  • Puamana 150-2 Superior Ocean F
    This Puamana unit is a quality oceanfront town home of approximately 2,400 sq. ft. This beautiful two-story home is located in a great central location considered the gold coast of Puamana. Dual central air conditioning systems, ceiling fans throughout, sky lights, recessed lighting, and second level sunning deck are just a few of the amenities. This home also features a separate laundry room and an expansive master bathroom upstairs with a expansive dual showerhead shower, and a king size bed in the upstairs master bedroom. The upstairs fourth bedroom/den is a huge room with half bath, white oak wood floors, ... read more
  • COTT430 – Cottage Ct
    This lovely home has four bedrooms 3.5 bathrooms a kitchenette upstairs and a TV area for more added privacy. Master bedroom, family room and one guest bedroom have TV's and DVD's, the owners have also provided Playstation II and Guitar Hero for the young at heart in the upstairs family room. The patio, boasts a lovely pool and spa which spills into the pool and also has a summer kitchen which is great for grilling. Cottage Ct will sleeps 9 guests comfortably. With only four blocks to the beach and a pool in the back yard this Florida retreat home ... read more
  • 905 Whole Jungle Shores
    This is actually a side by side duplex with a connecting door from the 1st floor covered deck. Everyone can enjoy being together, but still have plenty of space. Each side has the same floor plans, Great Room and a bedroom and bath on the first floor with a slider to the covered deck. On the 2nd floor are 3 more bedrooms and 3 baths. The master bedroom and a guest bedroom also have sliders to the covered deck. The home is on the end of Jungle Shores -quiet and private and only a block and 1/2 to the beach. ... read more
  • The Hill
    Imagine viewing the sunrise and set from one of the three 12′ x 40′ porches, two of which are fully screened in. Four master suites, (one wheelchair accessible), two bunk-rooms, one sleeper sofa/tv room, 6 full and two 1/2 baths accommodate 18 people! Two large living rooms, 1.5 kitchens, 2 laundry rooms, a reading room, fireplace, and elevator provide vacation convenience and luxury. This 4,400 sq. ft. home has large gathering spaces as well as cozy escapes making it the perfect retreat. “The Hill” is where families and friends reconnect to restore their souls and create cherished memories. Lot 6 ... read more
  • Summer On the Lake
    SW quad. Located in Buck Springs subdivision, the main level is open to the livinig, dining and kitchen area. Light and airy, you can relax by the gas fireplace, enjoying the water view and chatting with your company. The kitchen is fully equipped to meet all your cooking needs. The master bedroom (w/ Q bed and bath) opens to a screened porch. 2 bedrooms, one with Q and another with T & a set of T bunks, and 1 and 1/2 bath completes this level. The loft area has a Satellite TV,DVD, VCR. A bedroom w Q & T bed, ... read more
    It is located just steps away from the beach on North Cape San Blas, where the sugar white sand beach is beautiful and the sunsets are breathtaking year round. Out on the pool deck, you are surrounded by nature. Behind the house is a beautiful nature trail that winds through the palms and pines. The home is beautifully decorated and very well equipped. It has gorgeous beach and bay views, wrap around decks and close beach access. There are multiple decks and a screened porch. One guest had this to say, "There are so many spots to sit on the ... read more
  • 291 – A Shore Thing
    A Shore Thing is a fabulous brand new 4 bedroom beachfront home equipped for 8 people with an amazing dock and beach! This home is on one of North Captiva Island's most desirable locations with your very own private fishing pier and sand beach. Shore Thing is located waterfront of a favorite fishing spot on North Captiva and you don't have to go any farther then out your back door to get there! The dock is all setup for great fishing with a fishing light and cutting station. The home is beautifully landscaped with lush coconut palms and a well ... read more
  • Harbor Light
    Downstairs accommodates up to 6 people in a master bedroom with queen bed & private bath, second bedroom with king bed, TV, and full bath, and sitting room with trundle bed. The roomy, open-plan upstairs has a full bath with 2 single beds, 2 full beds, and lounging/TV area that's great for kids (and adults). Eat-in kitchen, laundry room, rocking chair porch, dining room big enough for a crowd, comfortable living room. Wireless internet, charcoal grill, outdoor shower (with hot water). Occupancy 10. No Pets. STEPS TO THE BEACH!!!! ... read more
  • Pelican’s Point
    SPECIAL!! ... read more
  • A New Outlook
    Privately situated on nearly 3 wooded acres. This upscale log cabin features vaulted living room, stone fireplace, quality furnishings, and hardwood floors. You're bound to love the wonderful mountain and river views from nearly every room. The main level boasts a spacious living room with cathedral ceiling and windows top to bottom with 2 sets of French doors leading out to the wrap-around covered deck. A gorgeous stone, gas log fireplace, Satellite TV and comfy sofas make it a great spot to unwind while viewing the New River and mountain vistas. The dining area will seat 10 comfortably. Chefs Delight- ... read more
  • K12 – Tranquility on the Bluff
    7 person jetted Hot Tub installed~Central Air~ Free Wifi This year round home is situated on a private lot and offers 2400 spacious square feet. Sleep up to 30 when rented together with Serenity on the Bluff. Two of the main floor bedrooms overlook the lake. The kitchen, dining and living rooms are incorporated into an open floor plan with cathedral ceiling and skylights. A partially covered deck consists of a minimal view-obstructing rail and fence system with latchable gates. The deck faces west overlooking the lake and has a view of the dock and swim platform. The grounds incorporate ... read more
  • White Water Lodge
    All of the incredible beauty and stunning drama of the Wenatchee River surrounds the amazing, newly constructed White Water Lodge, located only a mile from Leavenworth. Looking high up at the lovely Cascade Mountains, White Water Lodge is aptly named, as it highlights an absolutely breathtaking view of the rushing river, at a place where white water is always evident, even during the low water season! Conveniently located close to the golf course, hiking trails, cross-country skiing, tubing, or shopping and restaurants, White Water Lodge exudes, at the same time, the majesty and wildness of nature, where eagles and deer ... read more
  • N1
    Come and enjoy this 16 acre complex, with 2 pools (one is heated), 2 tennis courts, large playground, private stocked lake for those fishing lovers, and a fully equipped clubhouse with WiFi, business center, fitness center and 2 laundry facilities. Plenty of green space with gas grills and much more to enjoy. The complex is walking distance to the pier/village area with tons of shops and restaurants and about a mile to the public beach access with plenty of parking. The condo bedding is a King, queen and twins. ... read more
  • The Anna Maria Island Beach Palace
    Welcome to paradise. What you will love most about "The Beach Palace is it's location. Located at the narrowest point of the island, where the island is only 150 yards wide. The Beach Palace is located exactly in the middle of the island. The beach and Gulf of Mexico are 75 yards to the west and Florida's Intra-Coastal Waterway is 75 yards to the east. The Beach Palace has just been completely updated with a new private heated pool, new private wet bar, new private built in gas grill and new private full outdoor kitchen with granite counter tops and ... read more
  • The Seawatch
    It’s the perfect mixture of comfort and luxury, with magnificent panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and Sesachacha Pond, along with wonderful open spaces and beautiful gardens. It even has a guest house, perfect for in-laws or private nanny. Imagine the perfect mixture of comfort, luxury, the magnificent panoramic views of the ocean and pond with wonderful open spaces and beautiful gardens. The SeaWatch encompasses two wonderful living quarters including the main home and guest house, both surrounded by green lawn and magnificent rose and hydrangea gardens with your own private beach path to the sea. The main house starts ... read more
  • The Flanagan’s
    This house is located 1/2 a block to the ocean and has a private ground level patio as well as 3 private balconies with ocean & bay views! Looking for your own premium ocean­view house to rent while on vacation in San Diego? Your search is over! This spacious three­story house is just a hundred paces to the beach, and offers every imaginable comfort and amenity — everything you need for an unforgettable vacation! The house is recent construction, and all 1400 square feet of this 3 ­bedroom 2­ bath home is covered in bamboo wood flooring, with carpet in ... read more
  • 095PHP Balmoral Resort 6 Bedroom 6.5 Bath Estate
  • Trails End
    Trails’ End Log Cabin is a huge comfortable cabin on top of Signal Mountain, TN. Only 12 miles to downtown Chattanooga. It is at the end of a gravel trail where it is quiet, wooded and rural. This large four (4) bedroom, three (3) bath, two story log cabin has a open floor plan with over 3000 sq ft. Easily accommodates twelve (12) guests. Covered porch includes eight (8) rocking chairs to relax in. Rain is never wanted on vacation but oh is it nice on the porch in a rocking chair. The main level features a open kitchen / ... read more
  • Ludy’s Lake House
    LAKEFRONT, INCREDIBLE LAKE VIEWS, 7 BEDROOMS/4 BATHS, 15 BEDS WI-FI AVAILABLE ! Closest Boat launch is at Lost Bridge Marina South Park. This home DOES NOT have a DOCK! Over 900 sq ft of Multiple Decks. There is an upper and lower deck and three private decks attached to bedrooms. Each deck is hooked up to whole house stereo system. Propane Grill is located on the main level deck. There are 7 bedrooms and 4 full baths. (This home will sleep up to 19 people in beds!) Main Level: Kitchen, Dining Room, Living Room, 2nd and 3rd bedroom, and two ... read more
  • Perfect Family Beach House
    This lovely, spacious home provides the perfect beach getaway to reconnect with family, or enjoy reminiscing and making new memories with friends. Guests will love this spacious beach house that has 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, accommodating up to 10 guests to sleep comfortably. The historic home is furnished with great antiques throughout. Enjoy lunch or a glass of wine, picnic lunch or BBQ in the riverfront picnic area. There is an additional private deck area in back with a bbq, too! Just steps to Capitola Beach, the Esplanade, wonderful restaurants, galleries, wine bars and shopping, this house has everything ... read more
  • Petite Maison and Grande Maison
    Grand Maison and Petite Maison together sleep a total of 12 guests. They boast 6 bedrooms each with its own en suite bathroom. Spacious with plenty of room allowing for large family get-a-ways, reunions, or wedding parties. Great outdoor spaces where friends and family can gather or taking time quiet time alone. When rented together they share a large courtyard with private heated saline pool and covered lanai. Two parking spaces are included which is GREAT amenity on Duval Street! GRAND MAISON (the Main House): Grand Maison on Duval is located in the Gallery District right on Duval Street near ... read more
    This comfortable 3rd floor condo is in a quiet, secure, gated community located just off International Drive and minutes from all the Theme Parks, restaurants,world class shopping and other attractions. This lovely condo has just been upgraded with wood flooring in the lving area. There is a fully-equipped high-end kitchen with granite counter tops ready with all you need to prepare a light snack or a gourmet meal. The cook can also chat with the family and watch the 60" HDTV in our open plan living/dining room. You will also find a cosy den with a reading area and compuer ... read more
  • Our Little Meeting Place
    Our Little Meeting Place is the perfect home away from home during your vacation on the Gulf Coast of Alabama. This three story home offers sleeping accommodations for up ten people, making it a fantastic choice for a family vacation or a getaway with a group of close friends. This home is just a shot walk away from the beach and comes with a private gas grill for you to enjoy. With a full kitchen and a washer and dryer in this home, you can enjoy the necessities of home while you are away. Spend your days lounging on the ... read more
  • Grand
    Pirate lore tells of a place in Florida with towering sand dunes dotted with Gulf Coast Lupine – a unique plant with beautiful blue flowers. This land came to be known as Blue Mountain Beach, the site of The Grand. This house sits on one of the highest points in South Walton County. From the third floor, you will catch amazing sunsets and views of the beautiful Gulf of Mexico waters. This is a wonderful and spacious house (3,000 sq. ft.) for your family, with private balconies off each room and an extra mini-kitchen on the first floor. The Grand ... read more
  • Julia’s by the Sea
    Conveniently located on a large corner lot, across the street from the Martinique outdoor & indoor pools, kids can easily walk to the pools. It's a very short walk or bike ride or golf cart ride to the beaches, fitness center, or tennis court. This one story, spacious, open concept home offers over 2,000 square feet of living space, large master bedroom with new king bed and new top quality mattress, large walk-in closet and large master bath. The house also has three porches, outdoor shower, gas grill, garage, electric gas cart, two adult and 3 children's bikes and a ... read more
  • Hang 10
    eing located only one lot from the boardwalk to the white, sandy beaches, with no roads to cross, it is a very short walk to the beach! This home is as good as Gulf Front, without the price tag! This Gulf Shores/Fort Morgan beach house also has a private heated plunge pool, along with a community pool just across the neighborhood street. Hang 10 beach house was heavily remodeled recently and is tiled throughout, has custom cabinetry, Jenn-Air appliances, granite counter tops, and much more! ... read more
  • A Bit of Heaven
    This 3000+ square foot home atop a hill and sitting in a national forest has an intriguing blend of classic design and plenty of space for family with 5 bedrooms and 3 baths sleeping 18 individuals. The house has 3 TV's, WiFi, DirecTV, Xbox with Kinects, and free local and long distance telephone. The living space promotes conversation as guests flow from living room to kitchen to outside patio, perfectly outfitted for entertaining, grilling, or just soaking in the hot tub. There is a split rail fence out back surrounded by pine trees and 3 acres for privacy. There are ... read more
  • Pelican’s Point
    Perfect for large family reunions or gatherings. Subject to availability of each privately owned unit. Please check with Better Beach Rentals or on the individual web pages for both Pelican's Perch and Pelican's Roost for availability. The combined property is located a mere 200 yards to the nearest beach access and only a couple of short blocks from the Ocean Crest fishing pier and the Island Way restaurant. The properties have terrific views of the Davis Canal marsh and co-own a 600' boardwalk over the marsh to the Davis Canal which is perfect for fishing, crabbing, and bird watching. Please ... read more
  • A New Outlook
    Privately situated on nearly 3 wooded acres. This upscale log cabin features vaulted living room, stone fireplace, quality furnishings, and hardwood floors. You're bound to love the wonderful mountain and river views from nearly every room. The main level boasts a spacious living room with cathedral ceiling and windows top to bottom with 2 sets of French doors leading out to the wrap-around covered deck. A gorgeous stone, gas log fireplace, Satellite TV and comfy sofas make it a great spot to unwind while viewing the New River and mountain vistas. The dining area will seat 10 comfortably. Chefs Delight- ... read more
  • My Paradise
    OCEANFRONT - BEACH - PROTECTED DOCK and located in the Fishing Capital of the World - Islamorada. Realize your dreams - a beach home located on a swimmable beach and a place to dock your boat. This home is indeed a rare find in The Florida Keys. From the moment you arrive you'll know you made the right decision. Spend a month or longer, escape from the city or the snow and ice, relax and enjoy life. The home is built on a direct oceanfront lot with the most magnificent views you can imagine. MY PARADISE is a comfortably furnished ... read more
  • Private Drive 066 – Wedged Inn
    Downstairs one bedroom has a king bed, and the other two have two doubles in each. Upstairs, one bedroom has a king bed and TV, one bedroom has two doubles, one has two doubles and TV, and one has two queens. Amenities include access to the Summer Place community pool, enclosed hot and cold outside shower, washer and dryer, dishwasher, microwave oven, DVD player, and Wi-Fi. The dining table seats eight, there are six stools at the bar, and a small table with four chairs for additional seating. There's plenty of comfortable rockers on the deck to have your morning ... read more
  • Sea Pines
    Large kitchen, family room with a woodstove, formal dining room, fireplaces in the livingroom and master bedroom. Now with wifi to keep you connected. We offer a 2nd story oceanfront sundeck that wraps around the west side of this home and a private path to the beach. Beautifully appointed and decorated with total comfort in mind. This house will accomodate the whole family. Five bedrooms and three bathrooms will sleep up to 10 people. Porta-crib and baby monitor available upon request. Children are welcome, pets considered w/fee. Your private beach path provides easy access to 28 miles of sandy beach. ... read more
  • 1881 Beach Drive
    This fantastic beach home offers 4 bedrooms on the main floor; one King bedroom, and 3 Queen bedrooms. Two full bathrooms on main level, one with a walk-in shower, the other with a tub/shower combo. Family bonus room upstairs with ocean view, sofa and chairs, game table, and cable TV. The 5th bedroom upstairs has 4 twin beds,plus a half bath upstairs for convenience. The living room is spacious and has a TV/DVD player. The kitchen is fully appointed including dishwasher with dining room conveniently located off the kitchen. The yard has lots of room to play, BBQ, or enjoy ... read more
    One mile away from River Strand Golf Course. This spacious and fully equipped Stoneybrook Golf Course vacation home is the perfect home-base for your Bradenton vacation. Enjoy your private refreshing swimming pool and all the amenities you expect on a Florida vacation. The screened pool can be heated in the winter and is perfect for late evening star gazing. When not golfing on Stoneybrook Golf Course, relax in your comfortable living room with a large Flat Screen TV. This 5 bedroom vacation home is perfect for a large family or two small families traveling together looking to enjoy the Florida ... read more
  • The Cahill
    Beautiful oceanfront 7 bedroom home! Featuring master bed and bath on the first floor, 2 living rooms, modern kitchen, nice dining room and a sprawling front deck! Sit on the porch and watch the lobstermen or stroll down the the beach! Also an easy walk to the Nubble Lighthouse! ... read more
  • 1302 Haven 2nd – Unit B
    This gorgeous 2nd story condo is beautifully decorated, clean and airy. It has 4 bedrooms, 2 full baths and can accommodate up to 9 people. The spacious kitchen has a center island, beautiful granite countertops and all the amenities for enjoying your family vacation. Enjoy the summer breezes while sipping your favorite beverage on the upstairs deck. Two parking spaces provided. ... read more
  • On Golden Pond 5
    Our Gorgeous Home is only 1 tenth of a mile Short Walk to Public Beach, Pool, and Fishing Peir on the Lagoon! Gulf Beaches are Right Across the Street!Conveniently Located 2.5 miles from Hwy 59, this Private Home Gives You Privacy, but You Are Still Close to Everything! Featuring 2 King Beds, 6 Twin Beds, and 2 Queen Sofa Sleepers, You Can Comfortably Sleep Up To 14! This Home Is Water Front, and has a Shared Outdoor Pool! This is a Great Location to Bring Your Family, and What an Amazing Place to Stay While On Vacation! On Golden Pond ... read more
  • Asheville’s Mountain Majesty
    It sits on 3+ acres of woods and lawns in rolling hills surrounded by mountains with easy year round access. With Prior Approval, One Dog under 50 lbs. will be allowed. This beautiful home is smoke free and quite hypoallergenic with hardwood and cork floors throughout. Parking is plentiful and flat. One side of the property adjoins a horse ranch. On the opposite side deer come and go from the woods. The mountain skyline is visible from the other two sides, for beautiful views all around. It is near Fairview and 15-25 minutes from Asheville attractions. The front door enters ... read more
  • First Tracks Lodge
    Located at the base of Fernie Alpine Resort, this executive home has 7 bedrooms and offers bedding for up to 16 guests. Whether you need space for multiple families, your sledding buddies or perhaps a corporate retreat, First Tracks Lodge is just for you. Located on Boomerang Way, this vacation home backs onto green space and offers the privacy you’re looking for. The double garage provides abundant storage for your vehicle and all of the toys you choose to bring to Fernie. This newly decorated property has a Queen sized bed in the Master bedroom with an en-suite. The remainder ... read more

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