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King sized bed with Serta Perfect Sleeper pillow top mattress.Wake up to this view overlooking the pool and lake!
LAKEFRONT STUDIO APARTMENT (private entrance)
LAKEFRONT STUDIO APARTMENT (private entrance)
2 guests
Studio
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
Studio
1 bed
1 bath
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This studio apartment space is located in the lower level of our home and is perfect for one or two people. It has a private entrance, one king bed, overlooks the spa, pool and the lake with views of downtown Orlando. Please note there is no kitchen, but there is a wetbar with microwave and mini fridge. In addition to the indoor shower, there is also a spectacular outdoor shower and a dock with canoe. Please also note the inside ceiling height is lower than average at 6'3".

The space

The space is a built out lower level basement with its own private entrance. If you are really tall, this probably is not a good match for you as the ceiling height is 6'3". The space has no kitchen but rather a wet bar with large mini fridge, microwave and coffee maker. It also has a 60" flat screen tv, wireless internet, apple tv (you must provide your own apple ID), Netflix, Bose Wave Radio (with stereo mini plug for music on your device), ice cold Mitsubishi AC unit, pool, spa, private outdoor shower, lakefront living with dock, canoe all in the heart of Downtown Orlando!

Guest access

Your space is the lower level and is accessible via brick walkway/steps which lead through a tropical jungle down the side of the house to our backyard oasis. We are not handicap accessible.

Interaction with guests

You'll have a private space and we're here if you need anything. We have two dogs that use the backyard so they may come stiff you if you're out on the patio. We enjoy using our backyard/pool and enjoy meeting travelers and may offer you a glass of wine and conversation in the evening. We will also respect your privacy as well.

Other things to note

The space has a lower than average ceiling height of 6'3". The space is very cozy and has a sort of camping feel, but more like Glamping with all the amenities. The Hot tub is heated by gas and takes about 15 minutes to heat up. The pool is not heated and is chilly from late October to mid-April. There is no kitchen but the space does have a wetbar, minifridge, microwave and coffee maker.

Amenities
Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet
Cable TV
Iron
Prices
Extra people No Charge
Cleaning Fee $60 NZD
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Sleeping arrangements
Common spaces
1 king bed
House Rules
No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years)
Check-in time is 3PM - 10PM
Check out by 11AM

Our space accommodates two people max.

We are a quiet laid back gay couple who are straight friendly! We enjoy meeting like minded laid back people as well. Smoking on the patio or the dock is cool, but not inside please. Just be respectful of our space and those in our neighborhood.

We ask guests to please turn off all file sharing programs such as BitTorrent prior to connecting to our wifi. This includes both programs that might run active downloads and those that might operate in the background. Please do not put our wifi in jeopardy with illegal activity.

Sorry, no parties, no outside guests without previous approval..

We have no problem with family and friends stopping by and if you're staying solo and wish to have a close friend or relative stay for a night, We'd appreciate a heads up first. There's a strict two person maximum.

You must also acknowledge
Must climb stairs - There is a landscape brick pathways with railroad ties as steps that lead down the side of the house to the back yard where the entry to the space is
Potential for noise - We are close to the main hospital downtown and we hear an occasional life flight helicopter.
Pet(s) live on property - We have a 6 year old friendly labradoodle and a smaller older blind sweet doggie.
Some spaces are shared - You'll have your own spot in our driveway.
Cancellations
Safety features
Smoke detector
Fire extinguisher
Availability
3 nights minimum stay.
From Nov 21 - 28, 2017 the minimum stay is 4 nights.

119 Reviews

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Hannah User Profile
February 2016
We had the best time at Tom and Gordy's little retreat! It was absolutely a highlight of our trip and the room is such a quirky space. Tom and Gordy were so lovely and had the fridge stocked up with beers and snacks when we arrived. They even brought us an amazing dinner they had cooked one night! We fell in love with Harry David Dog and Harvey (it's hard not too!), 100% recommend this air bnb :)

Oliver User Profile
November 2017
Do you know the feeling when the holidays are over? You were sad because you have to leave and glad that you ve had such a wonderful time. Well our roundtrip through Florida is not over yet but we have to leave this lovely place. I could repeat everything that has been written here already because it is true. More than that: It waa just perfect! Such a nice and clean location with perfect hosts and such a cute dog (we already miss you Harvey!). We had already severall experiences with AirBNB but this was the best ever! Tom & Gordy, thank you! We will come back! Sandra and Oliver

Nicholas User Profile
October 2017
If our trip were a book it'd be titled "When friends become family". Our 3rd year in a row and every year it just gets better. I felt so grateful to be out at the parks looking around knowing I was the only one lucky enough to be going home every night to call Camp Copeland HOME. My girlfriend and I were treated to a delicious London Broil at Tom and Gordy's and talked life and love over some cranberry and vodka ( The Gordy Special). We were truly sad to go, but Gordy giving us a ride to the airport allowed us some peaceful closure to the trip in knowing we would see him and Tom soon. My only warning is that if you are planning on waking up early .... Be careful .... The new bed is HEAVEN and impossible to leave. Thank you both. We love you and everything about your home.

Nancy User Profile
October 2017
Tom & Gordy's place is the best! Their attention to detail & hospitality were superb. Their home was lovely & so much better than we even expected. We would definitely stay here anytime!

Kraig User Profile
October 2017
Great place for couples or single travelor. Easy walking to gym, restaurants, stores. Uber/ rental car to Disney, Universal, or other attractions. Very relaxing environment, very B&B like, its like being in your own private oasis, Tom, Gordy, and Harvey are great!

Nadia User Profile
October 2017
Tom & Gordy's studio is beautiful and relaxing! They are great hosts, and their attention to detail with the little things was so lovely. We ended up Uber-ing to Universal and it's a nice 25 min walk to restaurants and a quick ride back.

Laura User Profile
October 2017
We would highly recommend staying at Tom and Gordy’s place, we couldn’t have asked for better hosts. The accommodation is wonderful, especially the bed- it is like sleeping on a cloud! The whole experience was completely faultless. Thank you Tom and Gordy! x

Orlando, Florida, United StatesJoined in December 2014
Tom & Gordy User Profile

Both my partner, Gordy, and myself like a nice quiet relaxed life at home with our two dogs and enjoy a glass of wine by the pool. We both like to workout, spend time outside and travel for both work and play. We both know the comforts we like to find while traveling and have made sure your space is one that we would enjoy as well.

Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours

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