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2 Bed. Pool Home Views of Gulf from Private Hot Tub on Roof. Little Ark

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Last updated: 07/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Located on a nicely landscaped lot with fruit trees and coconut palms, this 2 bedroom beach house is just a few steps from the beach and is an ideal intimate vacation spot. Sit in your own private rooftop spa and enjoy unobstructed views of the sunset over the Gulf of Mexico. Swim in your own private heated pool and then relax in a 2 person hammock underneath palm trees. Just a few steps up from the beach, this single level home has an attractive screened deck perfect for dining or just relaxing. The kitchen has modern upgraded appliances and is fully equipped.Living room has couch, 46-inch plasma flat screen TV with Direct TV satellite programming , DVD, VCR & highspeed internet/ WiFi at no extra cost. The master bedroom features a queen size bed and private bath. The second bedroom has twin beds with a beautiful full bath. Below the home is a hot and cold beach shower for freshening up after combing the nearby beach for shells.


The vacation of a lifetime is awaiting those who are willing to journey to paradise and beyond. The exclusive island of North Captiva is the pinnacle of luxury and privacy, the spot where Floridians go to vacation. The only way to get there is by boat (ferry) and once on the island, bikes and golf carts are the only way to travel. The pace of Captiva is slow and smooth, a great romantic getaway for couples or a chance to spend quality time with your family and make memories that will last a lifetime. The Little Ark is within a short walking distance to one of the finest secluded pristine white powder beaches in Florida. North Captiva offers all the conveniences, amenities and activities of a traditional luxury resort while at the same time offering the tranquility of Florida's natural environment, where you can enjoy walking for miles and not seeing any signs of civilization except the footprints you leave in the sand.

Rental of The Little Ark can include use of all the amenities of the NCIC resort facilities at optional additional charge of $75: 2 pools, hot tub, exercise room, lighted Har-Tru tennie courts, spa, sauna, kayaks, bicycles, fishing poles, beach chairs and umbrellas, kids playgound and basketball half court. Since there are no cars or paved roads on the island, your rental also includes a four person electric golf cart for your entire stay. There is a 700 acre state land preserve with walking trails.

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What is the Little Ark?
It is the name of our home (every home on North Captiva has a name). It was the name of the house when we bought it. It is unlucky to change the name of a boat when it is sold, so we chose to keep the name of our house the same. In 2004, Hurricane Charlie, a category 4 hurricane, ripped through the island causing major damage. Our house, The Little Ark, sustained very little damage and sailed through the storm.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

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  • Master Bedroom has private bath and queen bed.

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • 1 queen bed, 2 twins, . complimentary 4 person Golf cart, outside hot and cold shower, screened porch. Table and 4 chairs for dining or relaxing. The roof deck also has a table and four chairs and the hot tub (with gorgeous Gulf views!). Relax by our private heated pool, with 2 chaise lounges, table and 4 chairs. Enjoy your meals in the house or on the screened porch. All club benefits for additional $75 signup fee (use of pool, hot tub, exercise room, bikes, beach chairs, umbrellas, kayaks, playground,...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Resort

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Boat Dock
  • Golf Cart
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 7 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 11 - Aug 31, 2015
5 night min stay
$250
Labor Day
Sep 1 - Sep 11, 2015
5 night min stay
$300
Fall
Sep 12 - Nov 20, 2015
3 night min stay
$225
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 29, 2015
7 night min stay
$300
Pre Winter 2015
Nov 30 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$225
Christmas/ New Years
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay
$450
2016 Winter
Jan 4 - Feb 26, 2016
3 night min stay
$250
2016 Peak
Feb 27 - Apr 29, 2016
7 night min stay
$450
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$225
$1,575

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $750
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

The Little Ark is a member of NCIC Private Club and membership is optional, however if you want access to the club there is a one time $75 sign up fee to access the club.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 07/30/2015
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Location

34 Miles
Nearest Airport
Fort Myers airport or Punta Gorda airport

Car: Not Necessary

What is there to do on the island? Relax! At our home you can read, watch the big-screen TV, use our video tapes, play board games or do puzzles, relax in the hot tub, or swim in the private, heated pool.or nap in a two person hammock. You can walk the beach, collect shells, swim in the larger pool at the club or in the gulf, cruise in a golf cart, play tennis, or work out at the fitness center. The island has an abundance of wildlife (including the gopher tortoise that lives in the yard!) and is an excellent place for bird watching. Rental of the house includes 4 person golf cart & all the amenities of the North Captiva Island Club Resort (2 pools, lighted Har-Tru tennis courts, spa, sauna, kayaks, bicycles, fishing gear, children's play equipment and more). For an additional cost you can rent jet skis, boats, parasail, fishing charters, day trips and 18 hole golf course. Boat dockage at the marina can be arranged at an additional cost.

Other Activities: 4 person golf cart,kayaks,bicycles, fishing, jet ski, shelling, bird watching, playground,basketball, beach chairs & umbrella

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2009

About the owner: Customer Service! Without this, renting from a homeowner can be a scary experience! My guests all comment on how helpful I am and how welcomed they feel when they arrive on the island. I love helping you plan your trip and enjoy sharing my home and the island experience with you. I want you to feel 'welcomed and at home' , as if it was your own beach house so that you always feel that you have a special place to come back to.

Why the Owner Chose North Captiva Island:
If you are looking for a peaceful, relaxing beach vacation on a small secluded island than you will fall in love with North Captiva Island and The Little Ark!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
No Cars, No Crowds, beautiful beaches, magnificent sunsets, quaint island with golf carts and bikes, enjoy nature.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • THE LITTLE ARK

    THE LITTLE ARK

  • patio furniture on deck

    patio furniture on deck

  • patio furniture on roof next to hot tub with gulf views

    patio furniture on roof next to hot tub with gulf views

  • kitchen

    kitchen

  • 2nd bedroom with twin beds / 2nd bath next to bedroom

    2nd bedroom with twin beds / 2nd bath next to bedroom

  • private heated pool

    private heated pool

  • hot tub on roof with spectacular views of the gulf

    hot tub on roof with spectacular views of the gulf

  • relax in hammock under palm trees by the pool

    relax in hammock under palm trees by the pool

  • master bedroom with private bath

    master bedroom with private bath

  • beach

    beach

  • The sunset view from the rooftop hot tub!

    The sunset view from the rooftop hot tub!

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/30/2015
Email owner

+1 561 317-8174

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