Snowbirds - Come Stay in our Retirement Community

Front of house with a table and chairs for your morning coffee, lots of parking
Front of house with a table and chairs for your morning coffee, lots of parkingLake front in back of the house.  You will often see the birds sunningLooking Northwest from the back porchSunrise looking Northeast from porchBack porch / Florida room / FlowersBack porch & Florida roomBack porch, looking towards front of the houseBack porch, relax with a cup of coffee to watch the sunriseKitchen, dish washer, lots of storage, cupboards stocked with necessitiesElectric smooth cook top, very easy to clean up spilsKitchen, updated with a new refrig that has ice and water in the doorKitchen, lots of storageKitchen, looking down the hallway to the master bedroomMicrowave and toaster ovenKitchen looking towards the dining room, who needs this much storage!?Kitchen tableLiving room looking towards the Florida room - lots of room to relaxLiving room looking towards the dining roomLiving room / Dining roomLiving roomDining room, seats six, table has 3 leaves, nice china setFlorida roomFlorida roomFlorida roomMaster bedroomMaster bedroomMaster bedroomGuest bedroomGuest bedroomGuest BathroomGuest BathroomHallway from kitchen, storage & master on the left, entry, bath, on the rightClubhouseClubhouse - shuffleboardClubhouse - back porchClubhouse - pool and hot tubClubhouse - back lawnClubhouse - boat launch

From $77 / night

2055 South Floral Avenue, Bartow, FL 33830
Snowbirds - Come Stay in our Retirement Community
2 bedrooms
4 guests
7 night min

Overview Description


Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Sleeps: 4
Type: Home
Per week: $795
Per month: $2,295
Pets allowed: No
Internet: Yes
Description of the Bartow vacation home rental
2 Bed, 2 Bath, fully furnished including King in master bedroom, Queen in 2nd bedroom. Updated bathrooms with beautiful master tiled walk-in shower. Washer/Dryer, Refrigerator with ice maker, ice and water in the door, microwave, basic kitchen necessities for those that prefer to cook at home or grill outdoors. All bed, bath, and kitchen linens are provided. Windowed enclosed porch with 160 degree view of secluded pond. Comfortable sitting area outdoors, or in the enclosed porch. Central air. Large driveway. Non-smokers only. Extra charge for pets.
Free WiFi and basic cable TV, and 2 flat screen TVs. Utilities and outside maintenance are paid.

Pack your clothes, personal essentials, swim suit, and your golf clubs and you are ready to go!

Neighbors are friendly. You will often see them out for a walk in the morning with their coffee and small dogs.

Contact me for more information or if you have questions.
Area Information
Floral Lakes is a quiet limited access mobile home retirement park of over 300 homes built around five lakes located in southern Bartow, Florida. Very comfortable outside heated pool, recreation center, and a weekly planned activities by over 15 local clubs (including events like: Red Hatters, social dinners, bingo, dance, bridge, chair volleyball,and much more. Bartow is a quiet, relaxed community with the conveniences you expect like CVS, Walgreen, Publix grocery store, Lowes, Wal-mart, golf course, many good local restaurants. Less than 30 minutes drive are Sams, large shopping centers, theaters. Less than 90 minutes to Tampa / Airport / Beach, Disney, Orlando airport. Less than 120 minutes to the east coast beaches. Many baseball teams practice nearby. Sun-n-Fun International fly-in nearby.

About the owner

Owner Profile

Bill Petersen

Bill Petersen

Bill Petersen

  • About:

    Floral Lakes is one of the most relaxing, enjoyable places to take a break from it all. Maybe you like to relax on the back porch, with a cup of coffee, watching the birds flying over the lake. Or maybe you relax by taking an early morning walk around the park, talking with the neighbors you meet...
  • View full profile


Availability Calendar



Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Apr 01 2016 Feb 01 2019 - - $795 $2,295 1 Week
Check In: 2 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Deposits: $1000 deposit. Refundable if the house is left in about the same condition as when you arrived and no special cleaning is required. If carpet must be specially cleaned, or damage repaired, costs will be deducted before the deposit is returned. Extra cleaning/repair charges may apply.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Discover, Mastercard, PayPal, Personal Check, Visa
Other Fees: If you would like some to come in and clean inside, that can be arranged for an additional fee. Ask about special rates for stays longer than 3 months.



  • Beds

  • 1 King Bed
  • 1 Queen Bed
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Parking Included
  • Screened Porch
  • Full Kitchen
  • Lakefront
  • Patio
  • View (Water)
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Porch
  • Waterfront
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • DVD Player
  • Microwave
  • TV (Antenna)
  • Blender
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • CD Player
  • Gas Grill
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Toaster
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Ice Maker
  • Stove
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Coffee Maker
  • Activities

  • Bicycling
  • Park
    (<1 mile)
  • Restaurant
    (2 miles)
  • Golf
    (4 miles)
  • Fishing
  • Playground
    (<1 mile)
  • Shopping Area
    (2 miles)
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (4 miles)
  • Lake
  • Pool
    (<1 mile)
  • Grocery Store
    (3 miles)
  • Movie Theater
    (17 miles)
  • Basketball Court
    (<1 mile)

Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Clubhouse, shared pool and hot tub at the clubhouse. Many activities weekly for seniors. The beach at Tampa is 60-90 minutes away, the east coast beach is 2-3 hours away.

Disney and other amusement parks are about 1 hour away.
See all


Reviews for this vacation home rental in Bartow, Florida

Be the first person to review this property!
Owner Supplied Testimonials

You will feel like you are at your own private vacation house. It will feel like home. The neighbors are very friendly. The park is safe, quiet, and inviting. Come stay with us, you will enjoy yourself. Many people come back to Floral Lakes year after year.

More Information

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is there to do in the community?
A: Floral Lakes is a retirement community. There are always things going on at the club house - there are 15 different clubs, including: Bridge, social dinners, dancing, bingo, shuffle board, and more The roads inside the park are not very busy and it is not uncommon to see people taking a walk in the morning.
Q: What makes your vacation rental special?
A: The neighborhood is wonderful. Friendly neighbors, everything you need is close by, whether it is shopping, entertainment, a game of golf, a dip in the pool or hot tub, or a game of cards with some neighbors / friends. The house is a great floor plan, is well kept, and ready for your stay. You will feel right at home, and wonder why you didn't stay longer.
Q: What else is there to do in the area?
A: There is a great golf course in Bartow, and several others near by. Lakeland has all the shopping you could want. Tampa and Orlando are about 90 minutes away and there is always something to do -- hit the beach, Disney, theme parks, cruises, etc. Many baseball teams practice in the Bartow/Lakeland area. Come down and watch your favorite team prepare for the season. Sun-n-Fun fly-in is just a few miles away.

Interested in Renting this Property?

Page Views This month: 27 This year: 54 Since listed: 1,204
Last updated: January 23, 2017

Contact Owner

$77 / night
Getting your price...


Be sure to share:

  • Some info about you
  • Who is coming with you?
  • What brings you to Bartow?
  • What about this home interests you?

Owner Profile

Bill Petersen

Bill Petersen


More about the owner
  • About:

    Floral Lakes is one of the most relaxing, enjoyable places to take a break from it all. Maybe you like to relax on the back porch, with a cup of coffee, watching the birds flying over the lake. Or maybe you relax by taking an early morning walk around the park, talking with the neighbors you meet...
  • View full profile