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Casa Coppola

Location

A masterpiece in luxury, Casa Coppola villa in Florida is an oasis of peace and tranquillity and yet it is within easy distance of all conveniences. The residence is about 3 minute walk to the nearest beach and fine restaurants serving delectable cuisine. The church, golf course and the Publix Grocery Store is just a few minutes drive away. Guests staying at the villa can walk to the tennis court and drive to Bayton Rail and JFK Medical Center. The PBI airport is ten minutes away.

Description

Casa Coppola villa is located in the exclusive Manalapan-Hypoluxo island community. One of South Florida’s most prestigious communities, this island community is strategically located between the Atlantic Ocean and the Intracoastal Waterway in a lush tropical landscape. The estate is well equipped with all the luxuries of a private Mediterranean retreat. The location presents a private environment within its gated area and yet is just a short walk to the beach, restaurants and trendy boutiques.

Layout and design

Casa Coppola villa is designed to capture the stunning waterway views and the lush landscaped setting. The Chicago brick circular driveway projects an elegant Old World atmosphere, which also finds reflection throughout the five-bedroom, five and a half bathroom residence. Meticulous attention to detail finds expression in the high shine marble throughout the first floor, Venetian plaster finishes, a custom stone fireplace, premium wood flooring on the second floor.

Outdoors

The outdoors are as stunning as the indoors. There are several places to lounge, socialize and entertain. You can enjoy tranquil moments in the private gardens, soak up the soothing sounds of the water fountains, or walk down to the private dock conveniently located in a deep-water no-wake area. For the time guests spend outdoors, they can take advantage of the plunge pool and Jacuzzi. The villa also offers gas BBQ and outdoor dining facilities. Car parking is also available.

Living and entertainment areas

The villa has a self-styled study, a faux finished powder room, a large, elegant, formal dining room, and a gourmet kitchen masterfully designed with furniture-grade cabinetry and fitted with all modern appliances. It also has a spacious open-plan, sun-filled breakfast room with French doors that open to a lush secret garden. The family room presents expansive views of the Intracoastal and has a large wall unit especially designed to accommodate the media system and the library.

Bedrooms

The second floor commands breath taking Intracoastal vistas and features the grand Master Suite with its majestic 4 groin vault ceiling. The suite is fitted with his-and-her wardrobes and marble Bath, heated spa tub and a spacious rain shower with endless heater. A balcony separates the master suite from a fully appointed junior suite. Bedrooms 2, 3, 4, and 5 also have ensuite bathrooms.

Staff services

At an extra fee and with advance notice, guests can also avail weekday housekeeping (minimum 4 hours), weekday cooking service (minimum 4 hours), weekday butler, weekday driver, boat rentals, captains for assorted deep sea fishing, car rental, and pre-stocking of groceries services.

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Villa Sonia

Location

Villa Sonia is a luxurious holiday villa situated in Miami Beach. It is conveniently located from some of the major attractions of South Beach and is about a five minutes drive to the beach, golf course, and tennis courts. It is also about 20 minutes drive from the airport and within easy walking distance of South Beach. The residence is also a 15-minute drive from the Miami Museum of Science & Planetarium. Indian Beach Park is 5 minutes away by car.

Layout

Villa Sonia is a 6 bedrooms holiday rental with 7 bathrooms. The property enjoys an open plan layout to make the best of outdoor and indoor living. It features bright living areas and a formal dining room. The villa is styled in neutral colours and is furnished with dark wood furniture, with tile and hardwood floors. Bringing together an effortless combination of the traditional and the modern, the villa offers discerning travelers a comfortable, private vacation experience with all of the luxury that Miami Beach is famous for. Traditionally styled and with all modern amenities, it includes an impressive swimming pool, Jacuzzi, and barbecue that looks out onto the waterfront – perfect for entertaining.

Bedrooms and living area

The ultra-modern Villa Sonia boasts stunning living and dining areas on the first floor. The living area features an open floor plan with large windows, plenty of space and a variety of enriching, art-inspired décor. It also has an impressive gourmet kitchen, featuring all of the finest modern appointments and appliances. A stunning spiral staircase leads you upstairs to five lavish bedrooms, each with a superb view of everything Miami has to offer.

All the six bedrooms are air-conditioned and have ensuite bathrooms. Master bedrooms one and two feature king-sized beds while bedrooms 3, 4, and 5 have queen-sized beds. The sixth bedroom is the baby room which features a twin bed.

Indoor facilities

Even with a host of attractions nearby, Villa Sonia has all modern amenities and facilities to keep guests occupied and happy indoors. The villa is secured by an alarm system and is air conditioned for comfort. Guests can take advantage of wi-fi access, multiple flat-screen TVs, and phone. In addition, the villa also features necessities such as washer/dryer and a gourmet kitchen. There are also facilities for wine storage.

Outdoor facilities

Some of the outdoor facilities of Villa Sonia include the impressive swimming pool and Jacuzzi. A BBQ grill is also provided for outdoor get-togethers and parties.

Staff services

Staff services and the following services can be arranged at extra cost and with advance notice: villa pre-stocking, airport transfers, housekeeping, butler/concierge, and a private chef.

Villa policies

Sonia villa can sleep 12 people. While children are welcome, pets are not permitted. Also, smoking is not allowed in the premises. For extended stays, discounts are available but you would need to enquire from the villa specialist for details. The villa is especially in demand during the Winter Music Conference and Super Bowl weeks. It is therefore recommended to book well in advance during these periods.

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Villa Helena

Location

Helena villa is located at Miami Beach about 20 minutes driving distance from the airport. Enjoying a peaceful location, it is within a convenient distance of South Beach and its attractions. In fact, South Beach is 10 minutes drive away while other beaches are just 5 minutes drive away. The golf course and tennis courts are also within easy distance.

Description

The design of Helena villa pays tribute to Miami’s ultra-modern present and its nostalgic past. The property effectively combines the Art Deco motifs of the 1920s with the clean, cool linens of contemporary design.

Indoors

The villa boasts an alabaster facade. The contemporary exterior gives way to an interior that reflects the grand luxury as it prevailed at the turn of the 20th century. From the large, teak-framed windows of the villa, guests can enjoy the splendid city views.

Bedrooms

The villa has 5 air-conditioned bedrooms. Bedroom 1 has a king sized bed and a private balcony and has a TV among other facilities. Bedrooms 2, 3, 4 and 5 are also air-conditioned and have a TV but they all have shared bathrooms. The media room also has a queen sofa bed which can be used as additional bedding.

Living area

Aside from the bedrooms, Helena villa also has two stately dining rooms and a magnificent living room. Marble floors, and custom chandeliers combine to offer guests a glimpse into radiant the extravagance of yesteryear.

The living area comprises a living room with chairs and sofa. Nearby is the dining room with a dining table to seat 6. Adjacent is the fully fitted kitchen. Helena also has an office area for guests who wish to catch up with their work. Wi Fi internet is provided for the convenience of the guests.

Outdoors

Outside, Helena Villa has a private courtyard, pristine in-ground pool and outdoor jacuzzi. These spaces are perfect for relaxing and entertaining. The South Beach, with all its amenities, is just 10 minutes drive away. Guests can also enjoy BBQ outdoors. There is also an outdoor dining area. There is parking spots for six cars. Helena also has an alarm system for the security of the guests.

The villa is suitable for children but does not provide wheelchair access. Pets and smoking are also not allowed.

Entertainment and other facilities

Helena is air-conditioned and also has central heating for the winter months. The kitchen has a dishwasher, dryer, coffee machine, freezer, microwave and gas grill among other amenities. For the time guests wish to spend indoors they can watch programs on high definition TV. The villa also provides other entertainment facilities including CD/DVD player, radio and stereo system. Helena is serviced by a conceirge while housekeeping services are optional.

Helena villa is an ideal accommodation option for those looking for peace, privacy and space to spend quality time together and be away from the crowd. The villa provides all amenities and services of a hotel combined with the comfort and informal environ you would normally associate with a home.

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Pine Tree Mansion

Pine Tree Mansion is a stunning Mediterranean style home that provides direct access to the ocean...
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Villa Del Sol

  • Area: Naples
  • Destination: Florida
  • Country: United States
  • 4 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms, sleeps 8
  • From USD 2,857/night
  • 5 minute walk to: Golf, Tennis court, Gym
  • 5 minute drive to: Grocery Store, Clinic, Hospital, Church
  • 30 minute drive to Airport

Location

Villa Del Sol is located on the beach in Old Naples in Florida near the Gulf of Mexico. The holiday rental is within a short walking distance of shopping and a short drive to several lakes with great fishing. Guests can enjoy a challenging round of golf on one of the many championship golf courses in the area.

Property overview

The villa offers privacy and luxury, and every comfort that guests could ever want for a memorable holiday. The main residence features 3 bedrooms/ 5 bathrooms, living and dining rooms, and a state-of-the art home theatre, and a 1 bedroom/1 bath guest house. The formal gardens and grounds, a pool, spa, and lanai combine to present an exceptional residence.

Inside the villa

The private gates of the villa take you past a running stream via a private bridge. The residence features roped concrete inseams that encompass the picture windows and stately paired columns forming the front lanai. Inside, the villa features wood ceilings, marble columns around the dining room, and a state-of-the-art home theatre with its own concession area.

Outside the villa

Outside, guests can enjoy the grounds with their beautifully landscaped gardens featuring palms and orchid trees, walkways, and koi ponds from the lanais. The shimmering free-form pool and spa with an attached outdoor pool pavilion beside the guest house are the main highlights of the property.

Bedrooms

The villa features four bedrooms, all with ensuite bathrooms. Bedroom 1 has a king sized bed while all the other three rooms have queen sized beds. They are all air-conditioned, have a ceiling fan, phone, hair dryer and toiletries. While bedrooms 1, 2, and 3 are in the main house, bedroom 4 is located in the guest house.

Amenities

This pristine beachfront sanctuary, offers all the amenities one could seek in a holiday home. The entire residence is secured by an alarm system and has heating for winters and air-conditioning and fans for summers. For the time visitors stay indoors, they can take advantage of the home theatre, Satellite TV, VCR, and DVD player. There is an iPod dock to allow guests to play their own music.

The villa also offers office facilities complete with fax machine, telephone and Wi-Fi access. The kitchen too is fully equipped with all modern amenities including blender, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, food processor, dishwasher, juicer and table-top grill.

Outdoors, the villa boasts a heated free form swimming pool, heated Jacuzzi, beach chairs, spa area, Beach umbrellas and towels, flotation devices, and snorkelling equipment. There is an outdoor kitchen and BBQ grill and guests can also enjoy alfresco dining.

The property is serviced by a gardener and manager, and at an extra cost and at an advance notice, guests can also avail villa pre-stocking, car rentals and airport transfers. The services of a housekeeper can also be hired.

Villa policies

The villa can accommodate a maximum of 8 guests. While children are welcome, pets are not allowed. Smoking is not allowed on the premises.

The property is not available for rent for weddings, social or corporate events. Monthly rates are available, but for shorter stays an increased nightly rate is applicable.

The check in time is 3.00 pm and check out time is 11.00 am.

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