Adorning the shores of Lake Pierce, this elegant venue offers endless opportunities! The brick columns and iron gate will grant you access to this slice of paradise. As you travel down the freshly refinished driveway lined with young crape myrtle trees, a well-maintained wood fence, and antique lamps atop sturdy lampposts, you begin to experience the true ambiance this property boasts. Built in 1925, and originally known as the Bonaire Lodge, this venue has maintained its timeless charm as evidenced in the original pecky cypress ceilings, period chandeliers, grandiose staircases, original three-quarter oak floors, and Italian-inspired hearth. The distinctive columns have been refurbished to their original form while the corbels and balustrades have been maintained with their classic elegance. As you enter the lodge, you are welcomed into the grand foyer and immediately drawn to the magnificent views beyond the front lawn. To the left, you discover the private lounge, Bride’s room, and one of the twelve fully furnished suites. The grand ballroom, twinkling with stunning chandeliers, grants another opportunity to embrace the impressive lake view. Traveling upstairs, you will find the remaining eleven newly remodeled and fully furnished suites. While the interior features and amenities are many, the outdoor space is just as remarkable with the stunning views extending well past the 600’ of shoreline accompanying this property. The lodge is seated in well-maintained lush, green grass amongst great oak trees who have made their home there for many years. Perhaps the guests of prior spent time beneath them, as the lodge is recognized for a history of celebrated guests throughout time. Al Capone is known to have arrived via float plane on more than one occasion while Marilyn Monroe and Calvin Coolidge were also guests. Amenities and features of this extraordinary property also include several outdoor terrace and lanai areas, magnificent staircases perfectly situated for photos, large greenspace ideal for outdoor functions, freshly prepped parking area with ample capacity, galley-style food preparation station, dock stretching out into the 3,700 acre Lake Pierce, pump house, groundskeeper’s building, and the flexibility to suite everyone’s needs. For the detail-oriented, there is also a monitored fire alarm, monitored security system, monitored smoke detectors, 300 amp service, three phase and single phase power, and separate meters available for each suite. This is a true masterpiece located amongst Florida’s natural beauty! Per current county documents, density regulations may allow up to 10 units per acre. Buyer should verify all information with the county/city. The Polk County website indicates this property is zoned Leisure Recreation, again buyer responsible to verify with the county.