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Escape to Fabulous Floribbean Ambiance! Only 30 mins from the airport! 5 mins to Sanibel, Ft Myers beaches, and outlets! 15 mins to Hammond Stadium - Spring Training home of the Minnesota Twins! 25 mins to JetBlue Park at Fenway South - Spring Training home of the Boston Red Sox! 35 mins to Charlotte Sports Park - Spring Training Home of the Tampa Bay Rays! And never more than a short drive to an amazing golf course--175 from Ft Myers to Naples! This BRIGHT, NEW 1376 Sq.Ft. 2ND FLOOR Condo is Fully Furnished in a Fun Seashell & Fish Décor – our home is perfect for your family getaway or romantic second honeymoon!!
Enjoy our ITALIAN TILE LIVING AREA with plush BEDROOM CARPETS, 9FT CEILINGS & 4 CEILING FANS. The BREAKFAST COUNTER, DINING ROOM, and WET BAR overlook the fully equipped and furnished KITCHEN--which includes a lg pantry, microwave, self-cleaning oven, garbage disposal, dishwasher, side-by-side refrigerator with ice-maker and filtered water. All ready for you to prepare a lovely 'Catch of the Day' meal, or a simple snack.
Enjoy relaxing family conversation in our LIVING ROOM, which features a cozy sofa, love-seat, and chair ensemble. Also, for your family entertainment, you can choose from a variety of options such as CABLE TV, VHS/DVD player, stereo AM/FM RADIO with CD/Cassette player, book/video library, trivia/board games, puzzles, chess set, and even a deck of cards! Sit back and view lush tropical scenery through TRIPLE GLASS SLIDERS, or open them up for a breath-taking wall of bright, airy sunshine! (Now close the RETRACTABLE FRONT DOOR SCREEN to enjoy a really refreshing crossbreeze!) Step out onto the SCREENED LANAI to our quaint and cozy BISTRO SETTING for 4--perfect for a breath of fresh air with your morning coffee or evening cocktails. Our WET BAR features all the essentials (cocktail shaker, blender, corkscrew and stemware) to prepare your favorite liquid libation or uncork that special wine!
The MASTER BEDROOM is furnished with a QUEEN Size Bed, reading nook w/ comfy couch and ottoman, cable TV, clock radio, and lg walk-in closet. The adjoining MASTER BATHROOM features a large single vanity with expansive mirror and LARGE WALK-IN SHOWER with SPA SEAT.
The 2nd BEDROOM has a TWIN TRUNDLE DAY BED (opens up to 2 Twins side-by-side = a KING Sleeping Area), cable TV, clock radio and LG CLOSET. (A Full size air mattress is also available). The GUEST BATHROOM has a fully stocked linen closet, shower/tub, hairdryer, and curling iron. LAUNDRY AREA includes W/D, IRON w/ BOARD (tabletop & floor type), and beach towels. A small supply of cleaning items, paper products, and liquid soap are also included. Both bedrooms have an assortment of lovely bed linens, thermal/Velux blankets, quilts, and plenty of pillows!
LOCAL PHONE SERVICE is provided, as well as 1 CAR GARAGE w/beach chairs, umbrellas, sand blanket, sand buggie, pool floats/noodles, beach toys, 2 coolers, and a small collection of fishing/crabbing/shelling gear. Enjoy an early morning or evening tour of the neighborhood on our 2 NEW 26'' CRUISER BICYCLES--BASKETS & LOCKS included! (Don't forget to bring your helmets).
When not relaxing at our nearby HEATED POOL or HOT TUB, you can enjoy access to our CLUBHOUSE w/ WIRELESS INTERNET, Lg screen CABLE TV, POOL TABLE, lounge, and FITNESS ROOM (Treadmill, Nautilus Weight Machine, Reclining Bike, Elliptical Stair-Stepper)--only a short walk out our front door!
Your Pina Colada awaits you at our COZY, FRIENDLY, and RELAXING GATED PARADISE COMMUNITY! We’re the condo you’ve looked for – Come to Us and ESCAPE!
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Keywords: Condo, 2BR/2BA, Villa, Gated, Hot Tub, Heated Pool, Fitness Room, Near Beaches, Garage, 2nd Floor, WiFi
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Damage Deposit$500
ABSOLUTELY NO SMOKING, NO PETS, NO SUB-LEASING, NO RENTERS UNDER AGE 25.
All paid reservation fees are NON-REFUNDABLE (excluding $500 Security/Damage Deposit). Guests are advised to obtain Trip Cancellation Protection Insurance prior to arrival --(especially important during hurricane season June to Nov).
Security/damage deposit of $500 is due upon your decision to book with us. Contract and paperwork will then be mailed. 50% due at booking, balance due 30 days before arrival date.
Personal checks accepted -- All funds in USD -- Sorry no credit cards at this time.
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Beaches, Marinas, National Parks (Lovers Key State Park), Lakes Regional Park, Nature Preserves (J.N.'Ding' Darling National Wildlife Refuge & Six Mile Cypress Slough), Ecotours (Everglades Day Safari), GAEA Guides-Guided Kayak Nature Tours, Golf Courses, Miniature Golf, Bike & Walking Paths, Historic Landmarks (Thomas Edison & Henry Ford Winter Estates), SunSplash Family Water Park, Malls (Edison & Bell Tower), Upscale Shopping & Premium Outlets (Tangers, Miramar, & Coconut Point), Consignment & Thrift Shops, Farmers Markets, Flea Markets, Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Center, CVS, Walgreens, Publix's Market, Super Target, Churches, Medical facilities, Pieces of Eight Pirate Cruise, Key West Express Water Taxi, Charter/Party Fishing Boats, The Big M Casino Cruise Boat, Lee County Public Transit (LeeTran Park & Ride), HAMMOND STADIUM (Spring Training Home of the Minnesota Twins), JETBLUE PARK at FENWAY SOUTH (Spring Training Home of the Boston Red Sox), CHARLOTTE SPORTS PARK (Spring Training Home of the Tampa Bay Rays-35 mins away in Port Charlotte).
Year Purchased: 2004
About the owner: We're from NJ, and have been vacationing (quality family time!) in the Sanibel/Ft. Myers area for the past 25 years or so--we come here to ESCAPE! My husband's love of fishing/crabbing is what first 'lured' us to this area. (He's a retired Police Captain). I enjoy reading/relaxing under an umbrella on a quiet, soothing beach, or combing the surf for that elusive Junonia! (I'm a working RN).So it's no surprise that our daughter has grown up to catch a nice Snook or Tarpon (like her Dad), and to discover a LARGE LIVE Florida Horse Conch (NOT like her Mom)--oh yes, she threw it back!
Why the Owner Chose Mandolin Bay Villas: We chose MBV mainly for it's central LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION to EVERYTHING! Mins from Sanibel/Captiva/Ft.Myers Beaches for fishing, shelling, relaxing. Great local dining, 'good eats', or sweet treats. Excellent Malls, Outlets and Consignment/Thrift Shops nearby. Small & friendly complex. Easy walk to CVS, Walgreens, Publix's Market, & Super Target. 175 Golf Courses from Ft Myers to Naples. 20 Mins to Cape Coral. 1 Hr.to Naples. Easy access to Southwest Regional Intl. Airport-(RSW), Hwy-41 and I-75.
The Unique Benefits at this Condo: MBV is only 72 Units--Small, Friendly, Quiet and Gated. We enjoy a great (never crowded) fitness room. Our pool/hot tub is THE place to meet and relax with new friends or reconnect with returning Snowbirds. The garage allows us an extra parking space for our SUV, bikes, and fishing/beach gear. A daily walk or bike ride encourages you to explore the locale, or just leisurely shop! Our eastern exposure screened lanai entices you to enjoy sunny morning coffee, or shady evening Pina Coladas--all with a relaxing tropical panorama! Just open the Triple Sliders to savor an amazing wall of fresh air and sunshine!