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'Charming Florida Home on Creek W. Dock and Boat, Nestled Under Oaks

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Last updated: 01/22/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

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LARGE 3BEDROOM, SLEEPS 6! Located in a charming small deed restricted community just 10 minutes from down town Punta Gorda. The setting on Shell Creek affords a view overlooking a huge environmentally protected area with spectacular wildlife and sunset scenes. There is a fishing/ boat dock right in your back yard and a community boat ramp just down the street. HOT TUB , A BOAT and BIKES ARE INCLUDED IN YOUR RENTAL It is the perfect hide away for the nature lover who seeks peace and quiet and who wants to relax and forget all the troubles of this world.
The charming, historical town of Punta Gorda is known for its Art Galleries, Gourmet Restaurants and scenic Parks. Spend some time in Fisherman's Village Marina with its cute shops and Seafood Restaurants overlooking the prestine Charlotte Harbor.
Grocery shops, Medical Facilities, Post Office and other important facilities are just short distance away.
The nearest Airport is the Fort Myers Int. airport .

Surrounding Attractions: Fishermen's Village Marina: Boat docks for large boats, cute shops, gourmet restaurants, live music, dance and fun.
Historical Town of Punta Gorda: Enjoy the great food served on the 'restaurant strip' on Marion Ave.
Play a game of Tennis in the Gilchrist Park, take a leisurely walking tour along the Charlotte Harbor waters edge.
View the amazing details of our historical homes and the rich splendour of our local art galleries.
There is also the Art Guild with shows of our local artists and classes to learn different painting techniques or photographic skills.
Off course your grocery shops/ banks and medical facilities are not far from the house.
It is just a short drive to reach the Interstate 75 and visit the nearby towns of Venice, Englewood, Sarasota and Fort Myers.
I promise you, you will not run out of things to do. Please, ask me for extra fliers, maps etc.

About the house : LARGE 3 BEDROOM HOME/ SLEEPS 6 PEOPLE. Charming older Country House in a 'deed restricted ' subdivision. Peaceful and quiet, small subdivision with its own boat ramp. Well kept homes, nice neighbors. This home is spacious with extra rooms besides the 2 bedrooms : it features a small den for your hobbies plus office space. The huge master bedroom features a 'Franklin Stove' and built in display and book shelfs. The Living / Dining room is light and cheerful. The many glass sliders offer a great views onto the garden and creek areas.The charming front patio with stone table and benches is facing the rising morning sun and makes a perfect spot to have your first cup of cafe...The huge 40' lanai at the rear features a Jacuzzi and offers plenty of space for relaxation and entertaining... the sunsets from here are extra special.... get away from it all and relax in this rare to find Florida environment....

About the Shell Creek: The Shell Creek is one of Charlotte County's best kept Secrets and at the same time a most desirable fishing ground for the few people who know about it. It's a fresh water creek which leads into the Peache River and from here into the Charlotte Harbor.... ( from here you can reach the Intra coastal and the Gulf of Mexico. ) Fishing is plentiful here ! It's also a Nature- and Bird watchers paradise. As far as your eyes can see across the Creek it's all environmentally protected land... Gorgeous sunsets to be watched from your huge lanai... the perfect place to fish, play and relax....

Property Type

  • House
  • 1900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Guest House
  • Guest House


  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Children Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

    GUEST ROOM...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 1 twin/ single

    GUEST ROOM...moreless

  • Bedroom 4: 1 twin/ single

    GUEST ROOM...moreless


Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower


  • The main bath room is divided into two parts: toilette and tub/ shower combo in one area, dressing room with large closet and sink in the other part. The second bath room is small but efficient with a tiled shower stall....moreless

Other Amenities

      • The large 'Hot Tub' or AKA 'Jacuzzi' is located in the huge, 40' long screened porch/lanai. Rustic country style brick floor. Perfect for your entertaining pleasures as well as for relaxation to get away from it all. From here you can watch the wild life or enjoy the amazing sunsets the West coast is known for. In front of the house is a little patio with stone table and benches, perfect for your first cup of cafe' because it faces east and allows you to enjoy the first warm Florida sunrays of the day! Let me know, if you bring children, I will provide for little kiddie chairs and sleeping cots ad toys suitable for the age. The entire home is tiled with the exception of one bedroom. There is a single car garage . In the yard you will find a swing facing the romantic Shell Creek and also a table with chairs , . You can enjoy your gourmet grill dinner in the shade of the large oaks....moreless


      • DVD Player
      • Books
      • Books For Kids
      • Toys
      • Television
      • Satellite / Cable
      • VCR
      • CD Player


      • Family
      • Away From It All


      • Restaurants
      • Botanical Garden
      • Churches
      • Cinemas
      • Library
      • Live Theater
      • Marina
      • Museums
      • Playground
      • Recreation Center
      • Synagogues
      • Water Parks
      • Zoo

      Leisure Activities

      • Eco Tourism
      • Bird Watching
      • Sight Seeing
      • Walking
      • Paddle Boating
      • Scenic Drives
      • Horseback Riding
      • Antiquing

      local services and businesses

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

      Location Type

      • Waterfront
      • Water View
      • River
      • Waterfront
      • Rural

      sports and adventure activities

      • Fly Fishing
      • Golf
      • Swimming
      • Tennis
      • Pier Fishing
      • Cycling
      • Fishing
      • Freshwater Fishing

      Arrival Day

          • Flexible


          • Child's Highchair
          • Dining Room
          • Seating for 6 people

          forms of payment

              • Accept Credit Card


              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Stove
              • Iron & Board
              • Alarm Clock
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Filtered Water
              • Firewood
              • Hair Dryer
              • Laundry Soap
              • Local Maps
              • Paper Towels
              • Shampoo
              • Basic Soaps
              • Toilet Paper
              • Internet
              • Towels Provided
              • Parking
              • Garage
              • Telephone
              • Air Conditioning
              • Heating
              • Linens Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Sofa Bed


              • Grill
              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Blender
              • Stove
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Refrigerator
              • Oven
              • Microwave


              • Bicycles
              • Boat
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Boat With Paddles
              • Pedal Boat
              • Wood Deck
              • Boat Dock
              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Screen Porch / Veranda
              • Child's Swing
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Terrace
              • Barbecue

              Pool / Spa

              • Jacuzzi
              • Outdoor Hot Tub
              • Hot Tub


              Write a review 3.5
              from 2 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Base Rate
              2 night min stay
              $72 $74
              Fri, Sat, Sun

              Discounts: 6 nights or more: $69 Nightly

              summer Season
              May 1 - Nov 30
              6 night min stay

              Discounts: 90 nights or more: $30 Nightly

              Florida Winter Season
              Dec 1 - Apr 29
              2 night min stay
              $95 $97
              Fri, Sat, Sun

              Discounts: 6 nights or more: $92 Nightly

              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates

              Additional Fees and Taxes:

              Cleaning fee - $75.00 one time

              Pet fee - $100.00 non refundable one time.

              Taxes - 12% on rent, 7% on cleaning and pet fees.


              There is a $100.00 non-refundable partial rent to reserve your date.

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              30 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              Fort Myers Int., Sarasota and Punta Gorda
              20 Miles
              Nearest Ferry
              Publ Ferry to Gasparilla Island ,Ester St. Placida
              7 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Interstate 75
              10 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              2in Englewood , 2 in Boca Grande , Port Charlotte
              2 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Tally's Pub PG, Deans PG, Jacks PG
              5 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              We have 15 Golf courses in Charlotte County
              4 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              PeaceRiver Seafood, BBQ, Pizza, Tai Restaurant

              Car: Necessary

              This charming country house is located just 10 Minutes east of the historical down town of Punta Gorda. Off Hwy 17 it is in close proximity to shopping, restaurants and medical services, but secluded, peaceful and quiet. From here you can reach the Interstate 75 within Minutes in order to reach the nearest larger towns such as Fort Myers and Sarasota, both about 1/2 hour drive. Go further East on Hwy 17 and you find the charming old town of Arcadia, a paradise for Antique Hunters and Rodeo Lovers. You can fish from your own dock in your backyard, take an eco tour or canoe trip or even bring your own boat, there is a boat ramp within this subdivision. Rental boats are also available near by and you can go on a day boat trip to nearby islands or on a Deep Sea Fishing tour with a tour company out of Fisherman's village. There is dance and live music at times in different places. In short: You and your family can find all sorts of things to do in order to have fun on your vacation.


              Golf: 15 Golf Clubs in Chalotte County area, within 15 minutes to 45 minutes drive.


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              Speaks: english, german



              • Front Patio

                Front Patio

              • Patio


              • House front view

                House front view

              • Sun Deck in rear of house

                Sun Deck in rear of house

              • Your Private Dock on Shell Creek

                Your Private Dock on Shell Creek

              • Without words...just enjoy.....

                Without words...just enjoy.....

              • Relax in Lanai with Spa....

                Relax in Lanai with Spa....

              • Sitting Area in Evening Room

                Sitting Area in Evening Room

              • Kitchen


              • LIVING AREA

                LIVING AREA

              • Large Separate Guest Room with aundry

                Large Separate Guest Room with aundry

              • Charming childrens room

                Charming childrens room

              • Front Patio with stone table and benches

                Front Patio with stone table and benches

              • Entrance area

                Entrance area

              • House rear view

                House rear view

              • Paddle Wheel Boat

                Paddle Wheel Boat

              • Back Yard Swing with Creek view

                Back Yard Swing with Creek view

              • Heated Spa and Lanai with Nature Views

                Heated Spa and Lanai with Nature Views

              • Enjoy your meals on large Lanai ...

                Enjoy your meals on large Lanai ...

              • Master Bedroom Suite

                Master Bedroom Suite

              • Cozy Franklin Stove....

                Cozy Franklin Stove....

              • LIVING and DINING AREA

                LIVING and DINING AREA

              • Guest room with Library

                Guest room with Library

              • Eingang Foyer

                Eingang Foyer

              $50 - $97 per night (USD)

              3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 8

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              Minimum stay: 2-6 nights
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