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Tropical Retreat w/ Private Guesthouse & Pool - Close to Downtown WPB

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Space 232 m²
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights


About the property

2/2.5 Main House (Sleeps 4); 1/1 Guest House (Sleeps 4)



(applies to all stays booked after January 1st, 2018)

This property is in a class all it's own and centrally located only minutes from Downtown West Palm Beach/CityPlace, Palm Beach International Airport and Palm Beach Island. It is professionally managed, extremely well maintained, and simply put, a very cool place to hang out whether your travels bring you to the West Palm Beach area for business or pleasure!

The Orchid House is the Shangri La of our West Palm Beach Vacation Rentals and is appointed with tasteful furnishings, upscale amenities and beautiful artwork fills the walls of every room.

Before you booking, you will have a conversation with a real person (me). This is our East Coast home and I want you to ensure you as welcomed and comfortable as possible prior to booking and throughout your entire stay. Shortly after your arrival our personal concierge will stop by to make sure you are connected, settled, questions answered and everything meets or exceeds expectations.

Relax and enjoy the exquisite outdoor South Florida weather. The beautiful salt water pool and private backyard is surrounded by hundreds of orchids that bloom continually throughout the year. Take advantage of the private outdoor living area and dining with seating available for up to eight.

The main house boasts a top of the line chef's kitchen with breakfast bar, a dining room that seats six comfortably, large living room and a separate tropical media room with a large 65 inch HDTV with access to cable. There are two bedroom suites. One is downstairs with a king bed, flat screen TV and sitting area that leads directly to the outside living area and pool. The second bedroom is upstairs with a queen bed and flat screen TV. Both feature luxury en-suite marble baths. There is an additional marble powder room on the first floor for guests. Every room is graced with beautiful artwork, making it a bonus for those interested in fine art. A home for the discerning traveler as you will not find a better place to fully and completely enjoy your time away.

For additional guests wanting a little more privacy, the detached guest cottage is 600 sq. ft. and sleeps for another 2-4. There is a private bedroom suite with king bed overlooking the pool, full bathroom and walk in closet. The sofa in the living room folds down to a queen size bed. The cottage has its own complete kitchen and dining for 4. This is the perfect place for ultimate privacy.

Location, location, location! City Place, boasting over 50 shops, movie theater, restaurants and entertainment is a short walk from the home. Dixie Hwy, located nearby, is home to some of the best restaurants in Palm Beach County and "Antique Row" home to the top antique shops in South Florida. For those preferring to dine in, Publix has opened a brand-new grocery store just a few blocks away and Whole Foods is located in the Palm Beach Outlets Plaza, only a 10 minute drive north off I-95.


More Details

Robert Pratt
Member since: 2008
Speaks english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 19, 2018

About Robert Pratt

This has been our home for the last twelve years. This year we are working on the west coast, so we've decided to share our cool Florida home.

Robert Pratt purchased this house in 2002

Why Robert Pratt chose Flamingo Parks

This property is located in the historic Flamingo Park neighborhood. Only 5 minutes to the airport, 10 minutes to the beach and 15 minutes to the Palm Beach Gardens mall.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation house rental in Flamingo Parks, Florida

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 232 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Guesthouse bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , Guest Bath
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Guest house bedroom - 1 king
  • master bedroom is on the first floor has a king size bed, en suite bath, with a sitting area that leads to the outdoor living area and pool. The upstairs bedroom has a queen bed and an en suite bath
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Tropical Retreat w/ Private Guesthouse & Pool - Close to Downtown WPB
average rating of 4.7297297 based on 37 reviews

All good especially the fantastic outdoor space.

  • 5 of 5

Super space particularly the outdoors. While we did not use the pool we enjoyed the outdoor space daytime and night time. Great logistics to pall parks (we were there for spring training) and City scape/center. I would recommend this property to others.

  • Submitted: 19-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Another Awesome Week at Orchid House

  • 5 of 5

A group of six Washington Nationals baseball fans enjoyed their second annual trip to West Palm Beach and their second stay at the fabulous Orchid House. Great Location. Great House. Great Support. We highly recommend the house to anyone desiring a bit of paradise in the Palm Beach area.

  • Submitted: 5-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Cozy Cottage

  • 5 of 5

House was perfect for our three generation trip. My son's young family of five stayed in the pool cottage, my daughter and husband had the whole upstairs to themselves, while my husband and I had the huge master. The weather wasn't the best but the pool was so warm my grandchildren spent hours swimming. For the cost of one hotel room we had a roomy house to hang out with the family. The home was generously stocked when we got here. All of the basic supplies I purchased when I landed were already here. SAMM was a wonderful concierge and was here to welcome us. I highly recommend this home for anyone lucky enough to stay here!

  • Submitted: 4-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pretty and clean. Layout suited our cast perfectly.

  • 5 of 5

Samm was at hand to help, which was not needed-everything worked. A very happy stay.

  • Submitted: 2-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Impressive home and concierge

  • 5 of 5

Booking and some additional people added were responded to with enthusiasm. Home was found to be very clean and very well stocked. Beds were very comfortable and linens clean and fresh. The pool house added an additional level to our satisfaction. The pool was clean and warm and a pleasure to have as it was below freezing in New York. Samm, the property manager was polite, informative and extremely friendly. The house is very close to the Convention Center and the central part of town.

I would highly recommend this home to all

Thanks Robert and Samm

  • Submitted: 12-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Springfield, MO

Quiet City Getaway

  • 4 of 5

We rented this home for about a week and found ourselves choosing to stay at home rather than an activity we had planned. Nice pool area was a favorite at the home as it was noticeably cooler in the heat of the day because of all the greenary surrounding the area. We would stay again!

  • Submitted: 16-Jul-2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
2 Miles
palm beach international
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Tri Rail
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
City Place / Dixie Hwy / Publix
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Palm Beach
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation house rental in Flamingo Parks, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
2018 High Season
Jan 2 2018 - Apr 15 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$224.21
Damage Insurance C$126.84

Rates and Fees are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. We are not taking reservations for longer then 14 days at this time.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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