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Living Dining Rooms Day or Night, it is a Retreat

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Last updated: 05/21/2014

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Captiva Island house description

Welcome to the most peaceful place on earth - Captiva Island. We have tried to make our home as user-friendly as the lifestyle on Captiva. You can kick back and enjoy without thinking about life and work 'back home.'

We hope you select our rental for your next vacation - we've gone to great lengths to ensure a worry-free visit in every way we could envision.

If you invest your valuable vacation time and hard-earned money here, we believe you will get the best possible return on that investment. In fact, if you contact us, we will happily give you the names of several people who have stayed in our Captiva home. You are free to contact them to learn what they thought of the area or(if you're already familiar with Captiva) about our home there.

Thank you for viewing our property online and if you have ANY questions at all please contact us via e-mail or phone.

Keywords: House (not a condo)

Property Type

  • House
  • 1600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Included

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome:

                Kids' Games & movies, Beach and Pool Toys, 4 bikes, and more are yours to enjoy. House is at the end of a cul-de-sac with virtually no traffic. Large back and side yard....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only:

                Smoke on the lanai or top deck, but not in the house, please....moreless

              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

              • Bedroom 1

                ...moreless

              • Bedroom 2

                ...moreless

              • Convertible bed(s)

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              • Queen size Beds (1) This is a new mattress and is absolutely fabulous! Access to the top deck from the master bath., Twin or Single Beds (1) Two twins in the 2nd bedroom with access to top deck. Of course, the beds can be moved close together if that's desired., Child Beds (1) There is a crib available in the home, plus 2 booster chairs and a gate to prevent toddlers from accessing the stairs., Baby Cribs (1) This is stored in the smaller bedroom closet. Booster chairs (2) are also provided and, last time we were there, were stored in the second floor landing closet., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen size sofa bed in living room sleeps 2 and full-size futon on second floor landing sleeps 1 or 2. Also, a full size futon in an alcove on the second floor landing....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Kitchen:

                This kitchen is complete. If you have it at home, it's probably here! We provide detergent for the dishwasher and for the clothes washer, zip lock bags, foil, saran, etc....moreless

              • Refrigerator:

                Fridge has ice maker, but pick up a bag of ice on your way to the house - cleaning crew may empty and turn off icemaker....moreless

              • Stove:

                Electric. We cook quite often while at the house and our kitchen is extremely well equipped for us and our guests....moreless

              • Catering Available:

                Availability depends on your needs. For Weddings, Repeating Vows, we can refer you to an excellent party....moreless

              • Pantry Items:

                Ziplock bags, plastic wrap, aluminum foil, tupperware-type storage containers, etc....moreless

              • Dining Area Seats:

                6...moreless

              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Ice Maker
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Wood Fireplace:

                Don't know if it's ever been used but it has a screen over the chimney and should be good to go. (Finding fire wood could be a challenge, however:)...moreless

              • Linens Provided:

                We currently have 7 beach towels for guests and, of course, all bed & bathroom linens are provided (as are kitchen towels)....moreless

              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

                This can be arranged. We do have boat dockage available but must be arranged ahead of arrival....moreless

              • Covered Parking:

                Our house is 13 feet above the ground- you can park under the house....moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Six beach towels and all other linens are available for your use....moreless

              • Air Conditioning:

                You're gonna' need this! New A/C Unit installed April, 2010....moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Washer & Dryer and are provided in the home....moreless

              • Parking:

                In front or under house....moreless

              • Clothes Dryer
              • Fireplace
              • Heating
              • Living Room seats 6
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board

              Other Amenities

                  • Completely and Beautifully Furnished Beach Home in Sunset Captiva with Community Pool, Tennis, Gas BBQ's and Boardwalk to Private Beach; Walk to Village Shops & Restaurants--Lots of Outdoor Dining and Live Music Afternoons & Evenings; Here are Some of the Things YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BRING, BUY, RENT OR DO WITHOUT: Beach Chairs, Beach Umbrellas, Beach Sand Toys, Beach Wagon, Beach Cart, Beach Towels, Flotation Devices, Pool Toys, Coolers (Lg & Sm),Bicycles(4),Tire Pump,Rods&Reels,150-DVD's, Saran Wrap, Alum Foil, Zip Lock Bags, Detergent, Blow Dryer, Bed Linens & Towels, First Aid Kit, Candles, Sewing Kit, All Sizes Batteries, Flashlights, Steam Iron & Board, Coolie Cups, and Tennis Racquets. Separate Laundry Room with newer Washer & Dryer, Master Bedroom with New Multi-Head 2-Person Shower, Top Deck Partial View of Bay with Access from Both Bedrooms; You Will Love Captiva and We Believe You Will Love Staying in Our Home Away From Home!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • Video Library:

                    More than 150 DVD & VCR Movies for your enjoyment, including new releases, kid/family movies, and much more....moreless

                  • Satellite / Cable:

                    Newer smart TV and Blu Ray player in living room. TVs also in both bedrooms/DVD players...moreless

                  • Toys:

                    Lots of sand and pool toys, bicycles, rafts, etc in storage under house....moreless

                  • Music Library:

                    Just a few CD's, including Jimmy Buffet...Bring your own favorites....moreless

                  • Television:

                    Newer smart TV with BluRay...moreless

                  • CD Player
                  • Books
                  • DVD Player
                  • Stereo

                  Communications

                  • Telephone:

                    One phone in the Kitchen. Most people bring and use their cell phones and the reception is quite good since the erection of new tower on the north end of Captiva Island....moreless

                  • Broadband Access:

                    The direct connection from the cable (blue wire in the armoire) is faster, but the wireless connection is so convenient....moreless

                  Pool & Spa

                  • Communal Pool:

                    59-Home subdivision offers beautiful pool, tennis courts and boardwalk to private beach....moreless

                  • Heated Pool

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Our Top Deck is accessible from both bedrooms. Great for morning coffee & sunbathing. Very private and nicely furnished. Faces the Bay....moreless

                  • Lanai / Gazebo:

                    High quality furnishings here and even has cable hook-up, small TV, and kids' table with 2 chairs, ceiling lights and fans....moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Largest lot in Sunset Captiva with more privacy....moreless

                  • Boat:

                    Rentals available across the street at Jensen's ...moreless

                  Theme

                  • Budget
                  • Family
                  • Romantic

                  Location & View

                      • Water View:

                        From the Top Deck you can see the waters of the Bay, but you may need to stretch just a bit!...moreless

                      Activities

                      • Health/Beauty Spa
                      • Tennis
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Sailing
                      • Swimming
                      • Hiking
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Fishing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Golf
                      • Parasailing
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Golf Privileges Optional
                      • Roller Blading
                      • Cycling
                      • Groceries
                      • Fitness Center
                      • Shopping
                      • Cinemas
                      • Museums
                      • Restaurants
                      • Live Theater
                      • Churches
                      • Library
                      • Marina
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Outlet Shopping
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Walking
                      • Antiquing
                      • Boating
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Shelling
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Low
                      May 31 - Jan 2, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,395
                      High
                      Jan 3 - May 1, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,700
                      Transitional
                      May 2 - May 30, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $1,495

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                      Location

                      Dolphin Tours,Sunset Tours,Guided Fishing,Boat Rental (Bayside,Across Captiva Dr),Guided Kayak Nature Tours,High-Speed Catamaran to Key West for the Day or Overnight;Getting Married or Renewing Vows? Beachside Wedding Planner Referral Available for Sunrise or Sunset Affair (That's where we got married!)

                       

                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 2002

                      About: We are both in residential real estate in the burbs of St Louis MO. We love 'beaching it' and Captiva has a fabulous beach. We're morning people, so we were married on the beach at the Lighthouse in Sanibel but many couples marry at sunset on Captiva beach. Only get to be there 3 or 4 times a year, but it's heaven for us.

                      Why Captiva Island:
                      We've always been beach-loving people and Captiva just blew us away with its low key, sophisticated lifestyle. It is a fabulous family vacation spot, especially in Sunset Captiva. And you never know whom you might see at the Key Lime Bistro, Mucky Duck, Bubble Room or Island Store...celebrities are tucked away in their private enclaves, but they do emerge at times.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      Our vacation home is so easy to enjoy. It is equipped and accessorized so completely that guests have stated that they are utterly amazed by the completeness of it. (We even have a salad spinner!) We're only a 3-minute stroll to the pool and the boardwalk to the beach is right there. We do not offer a beach-front experience, but we have tried to offer much more than you'll find at most other vacation homes.


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                      Speaks: english

                       

                      Photos

                      • Living Dining Rooms Day or Night, it is a Retreat

                        Living Dining Rooms Day or Night, it is a Retreat

                      • Brand New Kitchen

                        Brand New Kitchen

                      • The Master Bedroom Bath Has a Two-Person Multi-Head Shower

                        The Master Bedroom Bath Has a Two-Person Multi-Head Shower

                      • Full Size Sleeper-Futon

                        Full Size Sleeper-Futon

                      • 4 Bicycles, Coolers, Rafts, etc., etc., in Storage Shed under the house

                        4 Bicycles, Coolers, Rafts, etc., etc., in Storage Shed under the house

                      • Tennis Anyone?

                        Tennis Anyone?

                      • Boardwalk to the Beach is just behind the Pool

                        Boardwalk to the Beach is just behind the Pool

                      • From Sunrise to Sunset, Captiva Island is Breathtaking!

                        From Sunrise to Sunset, Captiva Island is Breathtaking!

                      • The Coolest House In The Neighborhood.

                        The Coolest House In The Neighborhood.

                      • Relax on the Lanai

                        Relax on the Lanai

                      • Second Bedroom with Full Bath

                        Second Bedroom with Full Bath

                      • Upper Deck gets Morning Sun and a peek at the Bay

                        Upper Deck gets Morning Sun and a peek at the Bay

                      • Beach Wagon & Cart to Haul Chairs, Sand Toys, and Kids too

                        Beach Wagon & Cart to Haul Chairs, Sand Toys, and Kids too

                      • Wonderful Heated Pool

                        Wonderful Heated Pool

                      • The Sunset Captiva Private Beach

                        The Sunset Captiva Private Beach

                      • The Most Fabulous Residential Beach-Front Community on Captiva Island!

                        The Most Fabulous Residential Beach-Front Community on Captiva Island!

                      VRBO #217232

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                      This listing was first published here in 2008.

                      Date last modified - Friday, June 20, 2014

                      $1,395 - $2,700 per week (USD)
                      4

                      2 Bedroom / 2.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 6

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