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GREAT LOCATION!!! Our near beach home is just a short walk to the beach. A VERY private tropical heated pool Is surrounded by lush vegetation including many palms. The living room, eat in kitchen, and family room feature an open floor plan that is bright, light, and airy with a high ceiling and tropical colors. The living area has something for everyone with large comfortable furniture and a 46' LED HD flat screen in the living room and a family room with tropical and comfortable rattan furniture and a great view. A wall of sliding glass doors provides a beautiful view of the pool, yard, river, and beyond and leads to a large comfortable screen enclosed deck. The yard backs to the Sanibel River with beautiful views of the water and wildlife. Distant beyond the river is the 8th tee of Sanibel Island Golf Club, which is one of the two public courses on Sanibel. Our three spacious bedrooms offer privacy and are beautifully furnished. Two large tiled bathroom both have walk in showers.
Our elevated home has been completely updated and all contents receive regular updates including furnishings, décor, electronics, linens and kitchen equipment each year. The house is bright, cheery, and fun with high ceilings and large rooms. The living room has very comfortable seating for you to relax after a busy day at the beach or...? Sit back and relax and enjoy the 46' LED HD flat screen with our high definition cable and DVR, or a movie on the DVD player. For those of us that want or need to stay connected we have equipped the home with a Wireless High Speed modem/router that operates at lightening speed and our house phone includes Free US and Canada Long Distance.
The kitchen has cottage style cabinets a granite countertop and is fully equipped to allow you to make a snack or gourmet meal. Bon appetite. The kitchen area includes a dine-in table seating six. The full sized laundry room is conveniently just of the kitchen. Our family room is a tropical paradise with beautiful rattan furniture for you to sit and read that book or just enjoy the beautiful view.
In our years of visiting and enjoying Sanibel we have found that the desirable east end of the island offers some of the best shelling. Sanibel is known to have the best shelling in North America. Sanibel is a quaint tropical paradise with no street lights or stop lights. Building height is strictly limited and you will not find the typical franchises here. Sanibel is also known to have some of the best restaurants from top notch gourmet options to grouper baskets and conch fritters. Try them all.
Enjoy the opportunity to hire a fishing charter, rent a boat or jet ski, take a delightful evening dolphin cruise, bike the 26 miles of bike trails, take long walks on the beach, explore the 6,500 acre Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, utilize the workout facilities of Sanibel's community center, enjoy swimming and playing in our pool or just curl up with a good book and glass of wine. Our home is here for you to use and enjoy as much as we do.
Our home backs to the Sanibel River and then The Beach View Golf Course beyond. The lush tropical vegetation provides complete privacy in the back yard and pool area but our elevated screen enclosure and our Florida Room provide amazing views of the vegetation, river, and golf course complete with many birds and wildlife....moreless
Dine in kitchen with 6 seat table and chairs. Dine out lanai/porch level on our 6 seat outdoor dining table and chairs. Or dine at pool level deck on our four seat high top table and chairs....moreless
(2) A majority of the upper deck features a screen enclosure that allows comfortable dining on a six seat outdoor table and chair set. The upper open deck is an additional seating option. The pool deck has a high top table with seating for four....moreless
$3,400 to $7,750 per month The minimum rental period is 28 days. The above rates do not include the refundable security deposit or applicable tax. Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.
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VIEW OUR VIRTUAL TOUR JUST ABOVE THE REVIEWS NEAR THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE** Our home is located on the east end of Sanibel Island with easy access on and off the island even during busy season. The directions are Periwinkle to left on Donax to the second right on Junonia St and one block to home. Beaches are the primary attraction on Sanibel and we are located 4 blocks from a great shelling beach. You can walk for miles in either direction shelling on the best shelling beach in North America. There are many treasures to find! Enjoy the dolphins feeding and the pelicans fishing. Nearby Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge features many birds and other wildlife. Sanibel is a model for consevationists. We are two blocks from the Beachview Golf Course clubhouse. The spacious elevated home sits on a large lot landscaped professionally with mature tropical foliage. The dense foliage combined with the depth of the river and golf course provides our guests with a secluded private pool deck.
Year Purchased: 2008
About the owner: We vacationed on Sanibel Island for twenty plus years spending a week or two a year in paradise. We stayed at resorts, rented condos, and finally single family homes. Once we stayed in a single family home we knew that was what we wanted to buy. We were lucky to find our beautiful home in 2008 and now spend as much time as possible at our house. We have also enjoyed sharing our home with many wonderful guests from the US and many parts of the world. We hope we have a chance to share our home with you.
Why the Owner Chose Private Homes:
We chose our home for many reasons including how close it is to the beach. It is hard to stress how wonderful it is to have easy access with a short walk. We enjoy the great east end location that puts us in the heart of Sanibel and makes access on and off the island easy. The house has a great view located on the Sanibel River with views of Beach View Golf course beyond. The river and the beautiful native tropical foliage give an amazing an back yard and gives the pool area complete privacy. We also enjoy being one block from one of the bicycle paths (for use of our four bikes we provide) and only two blocks from the Beach View Golf Course club house.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The old saying is that the most important thing for real estate is location, location, and location. Our home has location and offers an easy short walk to the beach to enjoy sunning, walking, shelling or just watching dolphins play. 26 miles of bicycle paths are accessed just a block away with our four bikes provided with our home. Our home has one of the best views on Sanibel with our yard backing to the Sanibel River and Beach View Golf course beyond. The seclusion of our back yard and pool area is amazing with total privacy in the pool and while sunning on the pool deck. The Beach View Club house with public golf is just two blocks away
Welcome to our home...enjoy the tropical heated pool and amazing view!!!
Living Room with 46 inch HD LED TV with DVR and comfy seating!!!
Large eat in dining area seats six, laundry room is on the left
Another Florida Room angle, the view of the tropical back yard & pool is amazing
Enormous master bath with his and her vanities and dual shower heads
Our third bedroom is equipped with two twin beds
The Laundry Room has update large capacity washer and dryer and storage!
Secluded heated pool max 6 foot depth with jacuzzi jets on sitting bench
Back view of our home, pool, deck with a high top table for 4 & screened porch.
Welcome to our home!
Enjoy the dolphins which you see often just blocks away!
Sunrise on Sanibel within walking distance of our house
The lush tropical back yard overlooks the Sanibel River and the golf course
Cottage style kitchen w/granite counters and fully equipped with every need
Bright and colorful Florida Room that leads to the screen enclosed porch
Master Bedroom has a comfortable king bed and 42 inch LCD HD TV
Our bright and cheery Guest Bedroom has a comfortable queen an 32 inch LCD TV
The Guest Bath is fully updated with beautiful tile and a large walk in shower!
The screen enclosed porch overlooks the pool and has a table for six
The pool and pool deck have plenty of room for family fun and sun!
Rear view of our home & very private tropical yard from our river sitting area!
A very large live shell we found on a beach walk near our home, no live shelling
The famous Sanibel Lighthouse
Sanibel offers a wide variety of great birdwatching & beautiful sunsets!
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