VRBO - vacation rentals by owner - listing #275539
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View from a Walking Trail

Our villa is located in the majestic city of Venice Florida, at the exclusive Plantation Golf and Country Club community. Plantation is one of Sarasota County's most desirable Golf community, famous for its lush, well-kept grounds and splendid homes. Only 10 minutes drive from the golden warm white sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico, and within minutes from golf and tennis, our villa includes all the amenities to make this your "home away from home" while you are on vacation.

View of the Community

Mytrle Trace is one of the communities of the Plantation Golf and Country Club located a short 20 minute drive from Downtown Venice. The community is renowned for it's towering old growth trees, pristine lake views, and well-maintained gardens. The community association is very active and most welcoming. There is a monthly newsletter and social events are planned regularly. The community also has private club house and pool facitilies located a few minutes walk from the villa.


The Plantation GCC has two championship golf courses, the Panther and the Bobcat. Both host the LPGA's Annual Tour Qualifying School and are recommended on Golf Digest's Places to Play directory. The courses were designed by award-winning designer, Ron Garl, and feature 36 impeccably groomed, distinctive and challenging holes.


If you prefer tennis, the club has 13 Har-Tru tennis courts. These well maintained courts are actively enjoyed by the GCC's membership through weekly playing leagues, casual tournament nights, and other member activities. The courts are lit for night play and are the pro's are USTPA instructors.

At the Plantation GCC, renowned as one of the finest country clubs in the South of Florida, you can enjoy a wide variety of activities. You can swim in the Junior Olympic sized pool, relax in the Jacuzzi, exercise at the club's fitness centre, play bocce, enjoy a book in the library, or participate in any of the social meetings or card clubs.

After enjoying the many amenities and activities that Plantation has to offer, we highly recommend having a meal in the clubhouse dining room which overlooks the golf courses. From indulgent fine dining to light tasty and healthy salads, the club's professional chef creates the most excellent of culinary experiences.

Social membership to the exclusive Plantation Golf and Country club is included when you rent our villa. Social membership entitles you to enjoy unlimited use of the club-house's facilities including the fitness centre, dining, and the pool. You can play as much tennis as you would like by paying the modest court fees, and play up to two rounds of golf (four if you play as a couple) at the prevailing members golf rates.

The Plantation GCC enjoys one of the most active memberships in the area, so there is always an event, round, meeting or match going on. However, if you want a change of scenery from the club, there is always deep sea fishing, shark tooth collecting, walking trails, boating and a plethora of other activities just a few minutes down the road.