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Member since: 2007
Speaks english

Private Villa + Boat + Infinity Pool + Kayak with Dolphins!

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of the Elberta vacation villa rental

Villa, 3 Bedrooms + Loft + Den, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 8-12)

You have found Osprey Villa! The most unique and sophisticated vacation villa available on the American Riviera, and one of the most sought after properties on VRBO!

Osprey Villa is the landmark centerpiece in a four home, 10 acre private waterfront family estate that is surrounded by 2000 acres of wildlife, and the best recreational waterfront on the Riviera. Unbelievable. Located in the Pirates Cove area, on the North side of Wolf Bay. It's QUIET here! Easy to get to, and away from the tourists! Those who are used to vacationing with the masses in the standard wicker-furnished beach shoebox, well, get ready.....

Osprey Villa is maintained and cared for to the highest of standards, and those who know and enjoy the difference will appreciate what we are offering you. This is an extraordinary piece of real estate, and is fully equipped for a unique and relaxing vacation.

Interesting and unique features and amenities:

Outside:

Kayaks - a fleet of kayaks, no less; lots of bicycles; two private outside showers & pottys (one on each end of the property); a covered motorcoach port that will accommodate the largest RVs on the road (extra fee to use the port); a stone fire pit at the water's edge; 2 large picnic tables; a swim-out beach; boat dockage for up to a 50-foot yacht; covered parking for three vehicles; covered pool lanai; 3 wrought iron tables for outdoor dining; chase lounges; a large deck down close to the water; and two hammocks.

Cabana:

Screened-in and ready for cooking! The cabana features an antique table w/chairs, 2 ceiling fans, a full size gas range, full size refrigerator, commercial ice maker, huge stainless steel gas grill, pots & pans, sink, and nice bar.

Inside:

EVERY room has a fantastic view! Every single room! Italian porcelain floors throughout; gourmet kitchen featuring a gas range and butcher block counters; a bamboo floored loft overlooking the living areas; huge flat screen tvs (53" HD in the main hall, and a 50" ambilight in the master); pool table; and massive custom glass mosaic tiled showers.

Most don't want to leave Osprey Estate when they get here. BUT, if it's interaction with others that you desire, you are a short boat ride to The Wharf, where you'll find all kinds of restaurants, bars, shops, Rave theater, and a world class amphitheater featuring the top entertainment available. Also a short boat ride is the World famous LuLu's (famous because LuLu is Jimmy Buffet's sister and he sometimes shows up at the restaurant unannounced!). The beautiful Soldiers Creek Golf Club is only a five minute drive to the North. The infamous Pirates Cove is 4 miles away (best "dive" bar and hamburger joint on the Coast). Are you a shopper? The largest outlet mall in the South is only 10 miles back into civilization. (can't get there by boat though).

And yes, a nice, large, relatively new pontoon boat is on site and experienced boaters are welcome to use it! (you pay for the fuel you use and a damage deposit is required). The boat is great for sightseeing, suntanning, exploring, fishing...! A daily guide is available for a small extra charge if you want help with the boat.

Something you won't find at most vacation rentals....Trees! Osprey Estate has thousands of trees and plants! Palms, live oaks, magnolias, river burch, cypress, red oaks, oleanders, bananas, loblolly pines, redbuds, azaleas, lemons, satsumas, peach.... goes on and on.

I know all of this "sounds" really great. But possibly the best feature Osprey Villa has to offer is the lack of noise. What you are likely to hear: Osprey, pelicans, ducks, geese, dolphins, speckle trout, the occasional fishing boat or dolphin tour boat, the occasional cigarette boat making a high speed run in the Intercoastal, the salt water pool dribbling over the infinity edge, the breeze blowing through the palms, or maybe some Buffet or Marley tunes coming from your Cabana.

What you are NOT likely to hear: Traffic, crowds, announcements, elevator dings, horns, sirens, complaints, or annoying people (unless you bring 'em....please don't, btw)....

Osprey Villa is very easy to get to. The Villa is located approximately 35 minutes from Pensacola Airport, and one hour from the Mobile Airport. Drive times are approximately four hours from Birmingham, five hours from Atlanta, nine hours from Dallas / Houston / Nashville. We also offer an airport car service if needed for a very reasonable fee.

Grocery service is available :-) For a small fee, you can have the pantry and refrigerator stocked before you arrive. Just send us your shopping list. Daily cleaning services are available. We can also assist with catering for your parties, and helicopter tours or hot air balloon rides over the beautiful American Riviera.

Be sure to check out Osprey Chateau, Osprey Cottage, and Osprey GuestHouse, all here on VRBO

Keywords: Private Villa

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks english

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation villa rental in Elberta, Alabama

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Fall
Sep 19 2016 - Dec 31 2016
3 night minimum stay
C$1,259
From
C$1,325
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
C$7,289
C$13,252
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$99 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter
Jan 1 2017 - Feb 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
C$1,060
From
C$1,126
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
C$5,632
C$11,927
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$99 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
Mar 1 2017 - May 15 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$1,259
From
C$1,259
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
C$7,289
C$14,577
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$99 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
May 16 2017 - Oct 1 2017
2 night minimum stay
C$1,458
From
C$1,458
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
C$8,614
C$17,228
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add C$99 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$1,259
C$7,289
C$14,577
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable Damage Deposit C$663
Property Damage Protection C$78

RATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE UNTIL DEPOSIT IS FUNDED AND RENTAL AGREEMENT SIGNED. DAMAGE DEPOSIT IS REFUNDABLE UPON INSPECTION AND INVENTORY.

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Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation villa rental in Elberta

Property Type:
  • villa
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Waterfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (2), Double Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (4)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing