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Historic District Apartment Near Downtown

Bedrooms 2
Space 65 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Built in 1925, this charming 2 bedroom, 1 bath apartment is located in the Old Historic District of Sanford. Newly remodeled, fully furnished, washer and dryer.

Conveniently located 6 blocks from downtown where you can enjoy restaurants, galleries, antique shops, entertainment venues and beautiful Lake Monroe. Close to Orlando/Sanford Airport, 30 minutes from New Smyrna Beach, 45 minutes to Walt Disney World and close to shopping mall.

Wayne Deming
Member since: 2015
Speaks english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2018

About Wayne Deming

We also live in a 1910 house in the Sanford historic district. We walk or bike to restaurants and entertainment in the downtown area or take our houseboat for cruises in Lake Monroe and the Saint Johns river.

Wayne Deming purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Wayne Deming chose Sanford

We bought this apartment building because we love old historic buildings and the small town feel of Sanford.

What makes this apartment unique

You don't need a car to get around in the historic district because you can walk everywhere.


Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation apartment rental in Sanford, Florida

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 65 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Not suitable for children
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • long term renters welcome
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • wheelchair inaccessible


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Historic District Apartment Near Downtown
average rating of 4.866667 based on 15 reviews

Great stay

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed 6 week stay in Sanford. Great location easy walk to old town restaurants, shopping and pubs. Apt was roomy and nicely decorated. The kitchen was well appointed.

  • Submitted: 7-Feb-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Vicki, what could we do to get a 5 star rating ? We are always looking to improve. Thanks for your review.
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Really nice place, convenient to walking a few blocks downtown. Quiet place, nicely furnished.

  • 5 of 5

I definitely would recommend staying here, for a weekend, a few weeks or longer.

  • Submitted: 30-Sep-2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the positive review. We always try to give our guests the very best stay we can provide.
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  • 5 of 5

Place was convenient and clean, any issues were addressed and corrected immediately, close to down town and lake front walk

  • Submitted: 23-Aug-2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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WE LOVED this Cozy tranquil retreat ! Fully equipped for short/long term stay. VERY peaceful & quiet

  • 5 of 5

This place is a gem and it's location is phenomenal because it is within walking distance to historic downtown, filled with quaint shops, a multitude of restaurants and drinking establishments galore including at least 5 delicious breweries. ( don't miss the pretzel appetizer at the Sanford Pub- "It will change your life").

A few blocks further and you will find the lovely river walk park which borders beautiful Lake Monroe. There are a few waterfront restaurants and a scenic walking path.

For us, the Pallette was where we got our coffee fix in the morning(sadly not open Sundays or Mondays) .

As for the owner Wayne. What a kind and helpful man. He was always just a phone call away if we had any questions.

We are very excited to tell our friends and significant others about Wayne's place so we can plan our next trip!

  • Submitted: 22-May-2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great Stay!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this lovely apartment for the month of December while visiting family. Apartment was nicely furnished, beds comfortable, kitchen well stocked, washer and dryer, and convenient parking. Located in the historic neighborhood of Sanford, the apartment is within walking distance to the quaint downtown area where we found unique shops, art galleries and great restaurants. Lake Monroe and the marina is a couple of blocks away, where you can walk or cycle along the riverwalk. Favorite restaurants were The Smiling Bison, Corner Cafe and Hollerbach's.

  • Submitted: 31-Dec-2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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kennett square ,pa

Historic cottage sanford

  • 5 of 5

Nice property close to town, old building but well kept. As advertised close to auto train,downtown .parking and washer and dryer a plus, no dishwasher.very light in rooms in morning could use denser curtains.would rent again but maybe try cottage

  • Submitted: 15-Nov-2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation apartment rental in Sanford, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 1 2017 - Mar 31 2018
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$96.09
Damage Insurance C$75.59

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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