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Waterfront Apartment in Villa: View Gulf

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View the 10,000 Islands from the cabana waterfront and fish for dinner!


Last updated: 01/20/2015

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  • Minimum stay:5-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

This villa is located in the historical area of Marco Island, with views of the Gulf of Mexico and a the infamous Indian Hill. This spectacular one-half acre lot and 125 feet on the water with a view of Caxambas Pass is in a historical area lush with landscaping and numerous birds and mammals (dolphins and manatees). There is a boat dock, (direct water-no bridge to Gulf), and the best fishing in all of Marco Island in the Caxambas Pass area and great fishing just off the dock!

The apartment has a bedroom w/ king bed, t.v. and a separate room w/ kitchen, washer/dryer, trundle couch w/ 2 single beds, living room w/ 40' t.v., bath. Off the apartment/cabana, is the screen-in pool, The pool is centrally located in the middle of the home and heated in the winter months. The Courtyard separates the cabana from the main house and has hand painted tropical images. There are 3 tables/chairs, lounges, and gas grill, fridge outside for outdoor living. This villa is in the 'Estate area' of Marco Island, the most affluent area on Marco where the lots are at least 1/2 acre and custom large homes are presented.

This property is located across from Indian Hill; where the famous Calusa Indians lived on Marco over 2000 years ago and built the shell mounds (small mountains) for housing, security and to avoid flooding. There have been many artifacts found in the area. There are many affluent homes, large lots, beautiful vegetation, and wildlife. The canals are filled with manatees and occasional dolphins, as well as the best fishing in Marco Island. Our beautiful white sandy beaches are less than 5 minutes away.

Experience the spaciousness of this special neighborhood with gracious living, and the quietness of paradise for you to experience, (instead of listening to the neighbor's air conditioning system on the smaller lots in Marco Island.) Several of our guests have walked to South Beach and the stores at the Publix Shopping Center.

Keywords: Single Family Home


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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility:

    There is one step to get into the cabana....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Call about pets....moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1


  • Attached Unit


  • King size beds (1) In Master bedroom, Twin or Single Beds (2)

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • This unique villa is in the Indian Hill 'Estate' area of Marco Island where there are numerous birds, mammals and tortousies. There is also a dock on the water where manatees are seen daily, and occasionally dolphins feed in the area. This home is in the infamous Estate area of Marco Island, where multi-million dollar homes are located. Historical Indian Hill is across the street in the mound area where the Calusa Indians had resided over 2000 years ago. Many artifacts were found in this area. For renters convenience, golf clubs, tennis racket, fishing rods, t.v. w/ VCR & films, swimming pool, are located next to the cabana for renter's use. There is a central screened- in courtyard for the cabana with swimming pool, outside kitchen/ grill, fridge, and lounge chairs. You can eat pool side or on the dock overlooking the water. Enjoy walking in the numerous hills surrounding the villa w/ incredible views of water in several directions. Experience a bit of history....moreless


  • CD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Cable t.v. (100 channels, plus HBO)...moreless

  • Television
  • VCR


  • Historic
  • Romantic


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Resort:

    Marco Island is a tropical beach resort on the West coast of Florida....moreless

  • Water View:

    From the lanai, you can see the 10,000 islands; Caxambas Pass....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Great fishing off the dock, and the best fishing in Marco Island is in Caxambas Pass. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • Cooking Utensils
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Custom kitchen with granite. Dishes, pots/pans, flatwear, coffee maker, blender, etc. available....moreless

  • Microwave


  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Pool lanai is covered with screen cage and gas grill area is covered is available w/ outdoor furniture (3) tables w/ 4 chairs each....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


Write a review 4.6
from 5 traveler reviews
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Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 - Nov 15, 2015
7 night min stay

My Standard Rate
5 night min stay
$1,195 $4,200
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Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning fee $75
  • Tax Rate 10%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Ft. Myers, FL
2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Sunset Grill on Beach
9 Miles
Nearest Golf
Hammock Bay, Lely Flamingo
16 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 41, I-75
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Mozart, Da Vinci, Mangos, Sasos
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
South Beach, Tigertail Beach

Marco Island is the ultimate resort area where the sugar white beaches enhance anything from walking, shelling, boating, swimming, jet ski rentals, etc. The Everglade Park spreads hundreds of miles east with lots of wildlife, gators, birds, tropical scenes, and the 'Back in Time', Everglade City and Chokoloskee where remains of Old Florida settlements and antiques still survive. A trip to the Keys or Orlando is just a few hours away. Enjoy affluent Naples where shopping and real estate are a must to see. Fabulous restaurants, entertainment and nature are only yours to explore; outstanding chefs and island treats.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: I work in real estate on Marco Island and operate a model home. Being in the real estate business for approximately 28 years, I have also enjoyed travelling and living in various countries abroad. We use vrbo when travelling too.

Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
It is in the affluent area of Marco Island where the small hills, tortises, birds, are present and beautiful scenery everywhere.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This area of Marco Island is in a historical area where the Calusa Indians once lived and makes it an interesting location. The most unique thing about the property is the view and the access to the best fishing on Marco. And while you are boating out to the great fishing grounds, you'll see multi-million dollar homes along the waterways. This is Utopia.

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  • View the 10,000 Islands from the cabana waterfront and fish for dinner!

    View the 10,000 Islands from the cabana waterfront and fish for dinner!

VRBO #109489

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