House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 5 Sleeps
Location, comfort, and style – This fully furnished single family home, done in greens, blues and browns has it all!! APRIL SPECIAL - $1,625 for the month!!
Located on a small, quiet cul-de-sac just across the street from the planned golfing community of Golf Hammock, you can easily walk from your house to the clubhouse. If you want to try another course, the Sebring area offers another 16 or so courses from which to choose. With so many courses in the area, Sebring offers some of the lowest golfing fees in Florida.
This nearly new 3 BR, 2 Bath, 2 car garage home is less than a mile from Highlands Hammock State Park and just a couple miles from Lake Jackson via the walking path that’s just steps from your front door. So, if golfing isn’t in your morning plans, take your dog on a stroll to the lake or ride your bike to the park – it’s all right there!
This upscale decorated home has new carpeting in the bedrooms, ceramic everywhere else and modern decor . It features a master suite with private bath, and two guest rooms – one set up as an office. The well-equipped kitchen is open to the vaulted great room. There’s a lovely Florida room with access to the patio surrounded by shrubbery. There's plenty of room in the attached two-car garage. All lawn/landscaping maintenance and sprinkler included.
This home is equipped with everything you need for a week, the season or a year. Small pets accepted by approval. No indoor smokers, please. Both long and short term rentals considered. All rentals include lawn/landscaping maintenance and lawn sprinkler.
Located in central Florida about 70 miles south of Orlando, Sebring is just over an hour from Disney, Orlando, Tampa, and beaches on either coast.
Furnishings include: MBR with queen bed and large walk-in closet, bath with adult-height vanity and oversized ceramic shower. Guest Bedroom 1 has a queen bed; Guest Bedroom 2 is set up as an office with computer desk and has a full size sleeper couch for the ocassional guest. Both guest rooms share a bath. The kitchen is equipped with everything you need to entertain in both dishware and appliances. There’s a laundry room with front load washer and dryer. There are three flat screen TV’s and a Sony DVD entertainment system. The Florida room features a Florida-style sofa and flat screen TV, with access to the patio with privacy blocks and an awning to keep the sun out. A book and video library will add to your relaxation. All you need to bring is your suitcase, golf clubs and toothbrush – all other housewares and linens are provided.
Owner is a licensed Realtor in Va and Florida.
Felt Like Home in a warm climate
About the Owner
About Karen Pennington
My husband, Sam, and I bought this house when it was nearly new just a few years back. We fully furnished it the way we'd want it to be if it were our permanent home. We were living in Va at the time and only got to come down a couple times a year. Since then, we've moved to Sebring full time and bought a house just a couple miles from this home. I'm a Realtor with Berkshire Hathaway Home Service Country Club Office here in Sebring and Sam owns HandySam's Handyman services, Inc. We continually upgrade and keep the house updated and looking good. We've been fortunate to have guests that want a house a bit above the average in cleanliness and furnishings, and they've taken good care of during their stays.
Karen Pennington purchased this house in 2010
Why Karen Pennington chose Central Florida
The guest that just checked in commented that pictures don't always show the true condition of a house and furnishings. They said our pictures didn't do the house justice - it's even better in person. That's what we hope all of our guest think.
What makes this house unique
Great location - minutes from EVERYTHING! The park is a mile down the walk path one direction. They YMCA is a mile up the path. You're directly across the street from Golf Hammock and a Day Spa. Rt 27 is just a couple miles up the road with restaurants, medical, shopping, etc.
(4 traveler reviews)
Felt Like Home in a warm climate
What a wonderful house. Pictures accurately portrayed the home and furnishings and amenities. My wife and I enjoyed the patio and access to the walking trail and Golf Hammock golf course. Our friends who visited were really impressed with the home and furnishings and said that the place's that they were staying did not even compare. We agreed with them and considered our place a gem. The owners gladly worked with us on short notice so we wouldn't have to relocate from hotels / extended stay but go straight to the house.
Great Vacation Home
As the other reviewers have said this is a very nice house in a convenient location. My husband is an avid golfer, so he really enjoyed having the golf course located just across the street. The trail which runs right by the house is great for people who walk, run or bicycle. The park is nearby, and there are a number of restaurants and stores just minutes away.
The house itself is accurately portrayed in the photos. The furniture and appliances are fairly new and very nice. I also liked the landscaping. There are flowers and shrubs around the house, giving it a homey appearance, and a hedge surrounds the yard, providing privacy.
All in all, it's a really nice place to stay if you're visiting Sebring.
This is not just an agerage house. It looks just like the pictures and could be a model home. There are three houses forming a cul de sac carved out of the woods along the highway. The three driveways to the houses form a large patio which we shared with the very friendly owners of the other homes for evening drinks and friendly conversation. But you also have a private patio from the sunroom which offers privacy. The kitchen has new stainless steel appliances and the newer high counters as well as front loading washer and dryer. The master bedroom has an extra thick mattress as well as high sinks in both baths. This all makes it difficult for "little old ladies" and children. The walking path is wonderful and you are close to all shopping.
Wow, this house was amazing!!!
Wow, this house was wonderful. I stayed there with my family, and we loved it. It was very up to date, comfortrable, and central to everything we wanted to do. We were less than an hour and a half from the gulf coast, less than an hour and a half from the atlantic coast, less than an hour and a half from Disney, and fourty minutes away from Okachobee.
Plus, we were really close to the Bok Gardens which was amazing. Another big plus was the walking trail that went in front of the house, and the fact that we were only a mile from the Highland Hammock State Park, the oldest park in the state. Which is perfect if you like riding bikes, hiking, or if you just want to see what Florida originally looked like.
We also loved Sebring, because it was big enough to have anything we really wanted, but wasn't hectic. It was just perfect for us. This house makes me want to come live in Florida. Seriously, the whole experience was wonderful.
From the Owner
“The guest that just checked in commented that pictures don't always show the true condition of a house and furnishings. They said our pictures didn't do the house justice - it's even better in person. That's what we hope all of our guest think.”
Activity and Interests
Highlands Hammock State Park less than a mile down the adjacent Bike/Walking Path
Golfing and other club activities across street in Golf Hammock
Book and video library
About 1 1/4 hr to Disney, Orlando and shopping
Lake Jackson less than 2 miles up the Bike/Walking Path
About 16 local golf courses for some of the lowest fees in Florida
All Florida attractions and both coasts less than a couple hours away
The YMCA is right up the walking trail
All the restaurants you could want.
Boating, fishing, shopping and other outdoor entertainment all within minutes
Additional information about rental rates
|Refundable damage deposit||$1,000|
|Pet Fee||$50 + Tax|
Weekly Rate: $895
Monthly Rate: $1695 - 2295
Rates range from:
$1,695 per month off season, fully furnished with utilities included. (discounts available for long rental periods). Mandatory Florida tax may be an additional charge based on length of rental period.
Rent paid in advance. Timing of final payment based on length and time of stay. Florida has a mandatory 9.5% tax on rentals less than 6 months. Minimum 3 month stay between Jan and March. Pet and damage deposit fee based on case by case basis.
Owner's Cancellation Policy
- 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
- 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
- Available arrival
- Available stay (no arrival)
From the Owner
“Great location - minutes from EVERYTHING! The park is a mile down the walk path one direction. They YMCA is a mile up the path. You're directly across the street from Golf Hammock and a Day Spa. Rt 27 is just a couple miles up the road with restaurants, medical, shopping, etc.”
- Sports & Activities
- Air Conditioning
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- recreation center
- winery tours
- scenic drives
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- fitness center
- massage therapist
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- freshwater fishing
- golf privileges optional
- Bathroom 1
- Bathroom 2
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
- Outdoor Grill
- Air conditioning, Central heat, Ceiling fans High/Vaulted ceilings in Great Room, kitchen and DR Fully Furnished with all dishes, cookware, linens, EVERYTHING Walk-in closet in MBR, good size closets in other rooms Extremely clean and modern furnishings High-end Pillow-top Matresses Tile floor in Living room, DR, Kit, baths, and Fla Room New Carpet in BR's Three flat screen TV's Wireless high speed internet CableTV package with "On Demand" movies and shows BR 3 set up as office with Computer desk, with a full size sleeper couch for the ocassional guest Stainless steel appliances include Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Stove/Oven and Microwave Front load Washer and Dryer inside laundry room. Private Patio Landscaped Yard with outdoor furniture and grill Two car garage, with remote opener and utility sink Golf Hammock Golf Club directly across street available for golfing, pool, and other club activities.