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The Historic Joseph Young Mansion - heated pool.

Entire villa hosted by Bram
16 guests7 bedrooms9 beds5 baths
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The historic Joseph Wesley Young Mansion is one of the most famous mansions in South Florida. Built in 1925 by the founder of Hollywood, Florida, this was Joseph Young's personal residence. The home's 23 rooms include seven bedrooms, six bathrooms, a library, dining room, billiard room, sitting room, family room, pool house and an incredible swimming pool with tiles imported from Spain. Our properties are clean and safe and are ready for our guests arrival.

The space
Personal residence of JW Young, founder of Hollywood FL, and Port Everglades. This masterpiece was designed by the renowned architectural firm of Rubish & Hunter, with significant influences from famous Palm Beach architect Addison Mizner. Listed on National Register of Historic Places by US Department of Interior. Former Presidents of the United States have played billiards here on the slate Baldwin billiard table. The property has been beautifully restored and featured on HGTV, The TLC Channel, and in numerous commercials/photo shoots. The Young Mansion boasts 23 individual rooms (great for large groups) there are 6 bedrooms (and two additional areas with beds in them) and 6 bathrooms in this massive 8,000 square feet layout. The property has a huge heated pool (25’ X 50’) surrounded by imported marble statues and a cabana with a full bath- serving area- full refrigerator- gas grill- with a great furniture including a table that sits eight.
With gardens, marble sculptures from Italy - you will step back into the time of the roaring 20's with this booking. Over 6,350 square feet of living area and over 18,000 square feet of land, enjoy not only a vacation but a piece of history.

The local trolley stops out front and runs both to the beach and the charming downtown area with it’s great shops, outdoor cafes, wine bars, jazz bars, nightclubs, etc. This is great for large groups who have guests who want to be independent.
The Young Mansion is a destination unto itself with almost too many amenities to list: You will feel like you have been instantly transported to Andalusia Spain with its classic Spanish/Moorish architecture. Fantastic hardwood and Cuban tile floors throughout, imported Spanish tile roof, hand crafted interior wrought iron Spanish gates, limestone fireplaces, imported Moorish fountains, the billiards room with the slate table is adorned with a Tiffany billiards light, English pub style bar, gorgeous formal courtyard, all surrounded by manicured formal gardens.
There is a separate attached apartment over the garage with it's own kitchen area, a full bath, sofa bed in the living room and full size bed in the bedroom. Two convertible bedrooms are at ground level off the family room with a sofa bed in the library as another convertible bedroom. There is a sofa bed in the family room, jacuzzi tub in marble master bath, commercial grade stainless steel appliances in kitchen, waffle maker, juice maker, coffee maker, toaster, and other appliances. Quality 600 thread count Egyptian cotton sheets, towels, including beach towels are provided.

Additional location info: A short walk to the Hollywood Beach (half mile/800 meters). Great shops, restaurants, and bars, only beach in Florida with a boardwalk. The local trolley stops right in front of the Young Mansion. Trolley runs to both the beach and the charming downtown area with its great shops and restaurants.

The Young Mansion is ideally located between Fort Lauderdale and Miami. World renowned South Beach is just 25 minutes away. Gulfstream Park (horse racing, gaming, dining, and entertainment) is just 7 minutes away. Hard Rock Hotel and Casino is just 15 minutes away. Only 17 minutes to Dolphins Stadium. Famous Ft. Lauderdale Beach is only 20 minutes away.
Keywords: Mansion, villa, vacation home, beach house, castle

Guest access
Guest have access to the entire house, pool, and grounds.

Other things to note
One of a kind rental- guests keep coming back!

State DBPR License #16-8017078924-3
City Business Cert#B9000620

These are our cleaning procedures as regards COVID-19:
• We dust, sweep or vacuum all floors
• We clean the surfaces with water and soap
• We spray high-touch surfaces in each room with a disinfectant spray
• We let the disinfectant stand for the length of time specified on the product label
• We allow the surface to air-dry once sprayed
• When we finish sanitizing and resetting a room, we close the door and disinfect the doorknob. Once sanitized, we don’t re-enter the space.
The historic Joseph Wesley Young Mansion is one of the most famous mansions in South Florida. Built in 1925 by the founder of Hollywood, Florida, this was Joseph Young's personal residence. The home's 23 rooms include seven bedrooms, six bathrooms, a library, dining room, billiard room, sitting room, family room, pool house and an incredible swimming pool with tiles imported from Spain. Our properties are clean and… read more

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
2 queen beds
Bedroom 4
1 queen bed
Bedroom 5
1 double bed
Bedroom 6
1 double bed
Bedroom 7
1 bunk bed

Amenities

Pool
Washer
Dryer
Kitchen
Air conditioning
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Indoor fireplace
Gym
TV

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Hollywood, Florida, United States

Hollywood Lakes is one of the best areas in Florida. Beach is very close with pedestrian friendly bridge over the intercostal waterway.

Hosted by Bram

Joined in June 2012
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Hi, my name is Bram and I run a vacation rental management company with over 12 years of experience managing vacation rentals. I am a traveler myself having been to 89 countries. As a company we strive for constant improvement- and we have upgraded every aspect from pest control, to cleaning, to the furniture we buy, mesh networks for wifi, usb lamps, to ensuring electrical outlets are in the right places. We keep all our homes to the highest standard as our team of over 20 people cover every aspect of property management. Our results show in hundreds and hundreds of five star reviews. If you book with us we will do our best to ensure a great stay. We are proud to say we have been awarded the Airbnb super host award 17 times.
Hi, my name is Bram and I run a vacation rental management company with over 12 years of experience managing vacation rentals. I am a traveler myself having been to 89 countries. A…
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Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Long term stays (28 days or more) are allowed
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Pool/hot tub without a gate or lock
Carbon monoxide alarm
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