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Steps to Beach & Village - Easy Going Place!!! Best Rates!!!

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Steps from the beach, this is the entrance side of the vacation home. Spacious.

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Last updated: 10/07/2014
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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Boca Grande house description

Relaxing, peaceful and naturally soothing! describes it best! It is an easy two minute walk to the beach and a ten minute stroll to the village. The rental is centrally located to all that there is to do on this paradise island.
( Owner also has a VRBO rental in Maine #296222, in Acadia National Park, Seal Harbor, Maine. Summertime fun!!).
This Key West style house has all that you will need to be at home. It is completely setup with WIFI, Cable TV, free phone, linens, towels, kitchenwares, etc. You just need to get yourself there. It's in a quiet, relaxing and inviting neighborhood. People here are noticeably very friendly and gracious. There is fencing on three sides of the property, and a county lane runs alongside and connects you to an adjacent street that is looped and a safe place to walk your pets. We do have a great dog park on the island too! This is the most pet friendly place you will find in Florida!

There is plenty of parking space and trailer storage. Fishing and boating are the best of Florida here; tarpon, snook and redfish are abundant. The place is very safe and suitable for children and pets. Beach toys, umbrella, wagon, beachchairs and bikes are available.
The attached very private Guest Quarters are NO LONGER available to rent with the main house as the owners use it themselves to come and go thru the year. It was offered in the past to expand accommodations.
Golf carts are a normal mode of transportation on the island and have their own paths across the seven mile long island. The famous and historic Gasparilla Inn is the upscale centerpiece for the island and this treasured place is accessible in five minutes by car from the house. There are other historic Florida museums, libraries, community center, live theatre and free movies and lectures, resource center with computers, copiers, etc. Shops are fabulous and the basics are here. The environment is pure and soothing and healthy!

Gasparilla Island is a very upscale community with a little of everything important to enjoy. Boca Grande is the only town on the island and Lee County governed. Those of us that have lived here for years can really appreciate the limitations and opportunities that make life so special for us. It is a gracious, friendly and gentle way of life here. Very special, no other place like it in all of Florida. Just charming and beautiful!!

Contact us for details on shorter stays. Come on down!!!!!!

Keywords: Island delight!!! Wake up to the chirping of birds, surrounded by sunbeams flickering thru the palm trees beside the secluded deck.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Onsite Services

                  • Private Chef

                  Suitability

                  • Children Welcome
                  • Non Smoking Only
                  • Pets Considered

                  Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 8-9

                  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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                  • Bedroom 2: 3 twin/ single

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                  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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                  • #1 Master bedroom has it's own full bathroom; #2 bedroom has a full bathroom just outside the door; #3 bedroom has room for a blowup bed We have a port-a-crib and highchair also....moreless

                  Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

                  Entertainment

                  • CD Player
                  • DVD Player
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television:

                    42' FLAT SCREEN IN LIVINGROOM All bedrooms have TVs...moreless

                  • VCR

                  Attractions

                  • Cinemas
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Live Theater
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Boating
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                      • Beach View

                      Sports & Adventure Activities

                      • Basketball Court
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Parasailing
                      • Sailing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing

                      Dining

                          • Dining Area

                          General

                          • Air Conditioning
                          • Broadband Access
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Covered Parking
                          • Free Long Distance
                          • Garage
                          • Hair Dryer
                          • Iron & Board
                          • Linens Provided
                          • Living Room
                          • Parking Off Street
                          • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
                          • Telephone
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Wireless Internet

                          Kitchen

                          • Catering Available
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Dishwasher
                          • Ice Maker
                          • Kitchen
                          • Microwave
                          • Refrigerator

                          Outside

                          • Bicycles
                          • Deck / Patio
                          • Outdoor Grill
                           

                          Reviews

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                          Shorter stays available - 
                          May 1-Oct 31 ..  $1500/week .. $5200/month
                          Nov&Dec ............ $1950/week .. $6500/month, holiday wk $2200, JAN.$1650/wk 
                          Feb ........ $1950/week .. $7000/month holiday wk $2150  JAN.special $1650/wk
                          Mar ............ $2250/week .. $8400/month
                          Apr ............ $1950/week .. $7000/month
                          Ck-in 4PM; Ck-out 11AM; 25% deposit, balance due 14 days prior to arrival
                          $135 cleaning fee.$250/wk security deposit. Same with pet.  Shorter stays-2day min
                          

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                          Last updated: 10/07/2014
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                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1992

                          About the owner: Rhonda is a bio-med nutritionist, private chef and macrobiotic instructor and healing chef, also a Personal Support Specialist. She is certified by Cornell U, the Natural Gourmet Institute and the Kushi Institute, and the State of Maine. These are her latest talents. She is very diversified educationally from the U of Maine, Middlesex College and U of S. CT in business and music. A VRBO vacation rental in Acadia National Park in Maine is also available #296222. Email Rhonda for info. This woman's passion for the water and boating started when she was growing up in Maine by the ocean. Rhonda retired her 100-ton Master USCG Captain's License but knows others that do eco tours, and shelling and sightseeing trips to island restaurants while viewing dolphins and manatees. Rhonda is happily married and the mother of six and grandmother of six (so far!). Presently, she spends most of her life in Oregon and Maine with her families. Her passion is traveling and she has been many places in the world. Boca Grande is seasonally a vibrant upscale town on beautiful Gasparilla Island on the SW coast of Florida. The family has enjoyed this great getaway since 1992 and wants to share it with you!


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                          Speaks: english

                           

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                          • Steps from the beach, this is the entrance side of the vacation home. Spacious.

                            Steps from the beach, this is the entrance side of the vacation home. Spacious.

                          • Master BR - queensize bed; 2nd BR - 3 Twins; 3rd BR - Queen & twin; 2 full baths

                            Master BR - queensize bed; 2nd BR - 3 Twins; 3rd BR - Queen & twin; 2 full baths

                          • Counter bar separates kitchen from dining area

                            Counter bar separates kitchen from dining area

                          • Deck - spot for main quarters - seating for ice tea or your morning coffee!

                            Deck - spot for main quarters - seating for ice tea or your morning coffee!

                          • 42' flat screen TV, Cable, WIFI

                            42' flat screen TV, Cable, WIFI

                          • MIles of pristine beach

                            MIles of pristine beach

                          • Private entrance to beach

                            Private entrance to beach

                          • Welcome to Florida sunshine! and our comfortable home!

                            Welcome to Florida sunshine! and our comfortable home!

                          • Versitile kitchen of the home. Cheery!! Completely outfitted.

                            Versitile kitchen of the home. Cheery!! Completely outfitted.

                          • TV in all bedrooms, WIFI internet service and free phoning in US and Canada

                            TV in all bedrooms, WIFI internet service and free phoning in US and Canada

                          • Carport with steps up to the main quarters

                            Carport with steps up to the main quarters

                          • The large additional deck area for sunning, visiting, cookouts, etc.

                            The large additional deck area for sunning, visiting, cookouts, etc.

                          • WIFI, Entertainment center/cable
42' flat screen TV

                            WIFI, Entertainment center/cable 42' flat screen TV

                          • More miles of pristine beach

                            More miles of pristine beach

                          VRBO #288564

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                          This listing was first published here in 2010.

                          Date last modified - Tuesday, October 07, 2014

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                          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 9

                          View calendar: Updated 10/07/14
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                          Member since: 2010
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated 10/07/2014
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                          (207) 610-4967 (Maine, USA)

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