Most questions can be answered by visiting the Policies Page, however here are a few quick questions and answers. Please feel free to call our office if you need further assistance.
Q) Are there any additional fees that I need to know about?
A) The resort charges a registration fee for every renter or owners guest that is not immediate family, the fee is $50.00 if you pre-register, if you pay on arrival the fee is 60.00, if you bring a 2nd car there is a $75.00 fee for the 2nd car, there is a limit of 2 cars per property. Motorcycles are $20 each after the initial registration fee of $50/60. Parking is at a premium here and the resort cannot accommodate the additional vehicles. Click here for all of Venture Out Rules
In addition there is a $10.00 service/processing fee added to the reservation.
Q) When are Off Peak Rates?
A) Off Peak season starts the first week in August and goes until late March and between the 2nd week in April until the Friday before Memorial Day. The exact dates change every year and are updated on the All Rentals page.
Q) Is there a minimum stay required?
A) Yes, in the smaller units the minimum stay is 3 nights. The stick build houses the minimum stay is 7 nights. Exceptions can be made in the off peak season. Rentals in June and July are Saturday to Saturday.
Q) Can I bring my dog/cat?
A) No, pets are not allowed.
Q) Do I need to bring my own linens? How do I know the Sizes?
A) You will need to bring your own linens. We will send you a confirmation email with the bed numbers and sizes. that information is also on the webpage with your property information. You will need to provide your own towels as well.
Q) Can I make payments so that my unit is paid off before arrival?
A) Once you have paid your initial $250.00 deposit you can call us with payments or you can mail us checks as long as the final check is here 30 days prior to your arrival date. If you call in payments there is a $5.00 fee per payment. We do not accept checks on arrival.
Q) Is there handicap access for the pools?
A) Yes, there is a lift for both pools.
Q) What if I leave something behind?
A) Please make sure to check behind yourself for any personal items. We will be happy to retrieve your item and ship it to you for the cost of shipping plus $20.00 handling fee.
Q) Is there wi-fi access?
A) Several units do have wifi, check the info page for your particular home. There is wi-fi access at the Venture Out office as well as the bottom floor of the club house by the front pool. There is no password for the one at the office, the clubhouse password is 12341234.
Q) Is there a place I can check my email or surf the web?
A) There is a computer in the main office available on a first come first served basis. Only available during office hours.
Q) Can I bring my own golf cart?
A) No, Venture Out Resort will not allow golf carts to be brought in.
Q) Is there a lifeguard at the pool or beach?
A) There is NOT a lifeguard, children must have an adult with them at all times.
Q) Can my child drive the golf cart? (when one is provided)
A) No, only licensed drivers my drive the carts. Click here for a complete list of the resorts golf cart rules.
Q) I see that you have shuffleboard, Tennis and Mini Golf, is there a fee to play?
A) It is FREE to play, Venture Out provides the equipment for shuffle board and mini golf. There is a small rental fee for tennis rackets and balls. Venture Out also has volley balls and basketballs available for use at no charge. You can pick up the equipment at the guard-house at the gate. Quiet hours are from 10PM until 8AM.
Q) We are renting a lot for our RV, can we pitch a tent also?
A) No, tents are not allowed.
Q) Do I need a fishing License to fish from the beach/pier?
A) Yes, Florida requires a fishing license, click here for Florida regulations on fishing.
Q) How many cars can I have?
A) You can have up to 2 cars, however there are additional fees for each car. Venture Out Resort charges $75.00 for the 2nd car.
Q) Can I bring my boat/wave runner?
A) Yes, There is a registration fee charged by the resort to bring in a boat or wave runner/jet ski. Call their office to check rates and availability. 850-234-2247 extension 0.
Rental Guest watercraft fees from May 1st through the Wednesday before Labor Day weekend will be $100 per day. The Rental Guest watercraft fee for dates outside of May 1st thru the end of Labor Day weekend will be $50 per day. Rental Guests are prohibited from bringing watercraft into Venture Out during Holidays.
The resort Registration Fees are determined by a Board of Directors and are subject to change at their discretion.
Q) Where do I dispose of trash? What if I have too much for the can?
A) There is an in ground can at each lot, trash picks up on Monday, Wednesday & Friday during the summer and Monday and Friday the rest of the year. There is a rock on the can, rock on means empty, rock off means that the trash needs to be picked up. For additional trash there is a dumpster at the maintenance building or extra cans at the boat dock. There is a new aluminum recycling bin beside the maintenance building in the back of the resort for all of your cans and other aluminum.