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Our lovely 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit at the Seashells of Sanibel complex is directly across the street from our private gulf beach access 300 yds from condo (beach equipment, towels, chairs, umbrella, cooler all provided.) Condo is newly updated and very well maintained as a 'home away from home' for our guests. Enjoy Sanibel Island in our comfortable, quiet and spacious unit. We are on the 2nd floor (2 of 2), our screened in lanai overlooks tropical vegetation where you can enjoy early morning sun and quiet with your coffee. There are three color premium cable TVs including new HDTVs and DVD/CD player, free wireless internet in the unit and telephone with free long distance calls. The unit is decorated 'Florida-style'. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need if you decide to stay home for a change to relax and eat-in including flat top oven. There is a king size bed in the master bedroom, two twin beds in the guest room, full size pull out sleeper sofa and Graco playpen.
Local Attractions/Other Things to Do:: Island shopping and fine and casual dining located on Periwinkle Way 3 min drive from condo. Be sure to visit the nearby J. Ding Darling Wildlife Nature and Environmental Preserve, Tarpon Bay Kayaking tours and rentals and Fishing in the Gulf or San Carlos Bay. The new state of the art Sanibel Recreation Center is open to the public and has a gymnasium, where visitors can enjoy basketball, volleyball, a fitness center with a weight room, and a lap swimming pool located next to the Sanibel School on Sanibel-Captiva Road. Sanibel Shell Museum is located across the street from the Rec Center also on San-Cap Rd. You can walk to the Stone Crab bar/restaurant which is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and is directly across street. Easy and scenic quick drive to Captiva Island beaches, dining and shops.
Gulf Beach, Pool and Tennis: During the days, collect shells and watch the herons, spooners, sandpipers and dolphins on our private stretch of uncrowded white sand Gulf beach just a short walk across street via a private deeded beach access path. In the evening, bring a chair and cooler down and view the Awesome sunsets! Relax, sun and swim in our heated pool with lounge chairs and umbrella tables, outdoor shower. There are doubles tennis courts (free rackets for your use in office). We provide the beach equipment- beach chairs, umbrella, cooler, sand toys. At the end of day have a cookout in the BBQ area with gas grills and shuffleboard. Outdoor shell cleaning table and hose provided.
Computer access, bikes and parking: Wireless internet access in unit. Complementary computer with internet and printer in clubhouse for guest use. We have on-site bike rentals and the bike and walking paths out front run around our island for miles! Professional property manager on site seven days a week is there to assist you during your stay and is a big plus! There is a private designated parking spot directly in front of unit for your use.
King size bed in master, two twins in guestroom. We also have a portable Graco pack and playpen if you need it, highchair also available from office. Full size only pull out sleeper sofa in living room....moreless
There is wireless Internet access in the unit. Three color HD TV's, multi+ channels DTV. Free WIFI in unit. We have a private parking spot directly in front of our unit for your use. Convenient laundry facilities and bike rentals onsite in clubhouse/office next to pool. Free WIFI pool area. Internet computer/printer in clubhouse for guest use....moreless
Spring 2015 Apr 11 - May 15, 2015 4 night min stay
Late Spring 2015 May 16 - Jun 26, 2015 4 night min stay
Independence Holiday Weeks Jun 27 - Jul 10, 2015 7 night min stay
Summer Construction Special Jul 18 - Oct 30, 2015 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Early November Oct 31 - Nov 13, 2015 7 night min stay
Late Fall 2015 Nov 14 - Dec 18, 2015 4 night min stay
Christmas 2015 Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016 7 night min stay
January 2016 Special Jan 2 - Jan 29, 2016 4 night min stay
High Season 2016 Jan 30 - Apr 1, 2016 4 night min stay
Spring 2016 Apr 2 - May 13, 2016 4 night min stay
Summer 2016 May 14 - Jul 1, 2016 4 night min stay
Independence Holiday Week Jul 2 - Jul 8, 2016 7 night min stay
Late Summer/Fall Jul 9 - Nov 11, 2016 4 night min stay
Late Fall/Early Winter Nov 12 - Dec 16, 2016 4 night min stay
Holiday 2016 Dec 17 - Jan 6, 2017 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Office Booking Fee$25
There are no cleaning or linen fees.
Holiday weeks are a one week minimum, otherwise there is a 3 night minimum, we can not rent for less than three nights per condo association. Reservation deposit required $200/week goes toward your total balance, 30 day written cancellation notice required for deposit refund. Check out 10 am, check in 3 pm.
10% discount on rentals 4 weeks or longer.
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We are an easy drive from Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Ft. Myers, FL (around 20 miles). Our Sanibel Island condo has a great central location at 2840 West Gulf Drive near Tarpon Bay Rd., less than a five minute drive to Periwinkle Way dining and shopping, two public golf courses (Beachview and Dunes) and Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge and directly across the street from our private stretch of uncrowded Gulf of Mexico beach full of beautiful shells that Sanibel Island is famous for! We are directly across street from the new Sandbar restaurant and bar serving seafood and steaks, you can walk!
Other Activities: Tarpon Bay Rd. kayaking, shelling on our private beach, Ding Darling nature preserve hiking, boating, fishing, jet skiing, roller blading, biking, nature cruises, bike paths directly in front of condo run around Island for miles
Golf: Beachview Golf Club and Dunes Golf Club nearly on the Island are open to public, golf club rentals available. Thirty other public courses in the Ft. Myers-Sanibel area including miniature golf courses.