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Upscale Beach View Home with Screened-in Pool, Spa & Elevator

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Last updated: 04/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

North Captiva Island house description

Manatee Haven is an upscale, non-smoking, beachview home that offers four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms with an elevator to all three levels. It is professionally decorated, has a swimming pool and hot tub located in a 3,200 sq. feet private screened-in patio that encompasses all three levels of living area. Our home offers every amenity for its guests, including access to the private North Captiva Island Club facilities, Wi-Fi Broadband internet connection, free long-distance phone calls within the US, and a private beach just 500 feet away.

The first level of Manatee Haven has four bedrooms, two kings, one queen and two twins, in addition to two full baths. Each of the bedrooms is fully tiled and beautifully appointed with island themes. DirecTV (with free Netflix) is available in the Great room, and in all four bedrooms and a PS3 with 20+ video games is in the special twin bedroom suite that is decorated in a dolphin theme for kids. There is also a private screened lanai off the master bedroom that overlooks the pool and patio.

The second floor has a fully-equipped kitchen with Granite countertops and a bar for an enjoyable breakfast or lunch. Plenty of room to relax and enjoy the Gulf views from a Natuzzi leather sectional, watch 700+ DVD's, stored in eleven 3-ring binders, on a 55' Smart HD/TV w/ surround sound and FREE Netflix access, or listen to 100+ CD's on a Stereo with IPod input. A dining area is off the kitchen and has a full glass/wood table with extensions and six chairs. In addition there is a bar with a separate small refrigerator to keep your favorite drinks cold as well as one exclusively for wine bottles. In addition there is a full bath on the second level. A 25X11 foot lanai is off the great room and faces the Gulf where you can take pleasure in the view and relax with the Gulf breezes. The lanai features a 6-person patio table, a CharBroil infra-red grill, a Cuisinart double-sided grill and chaise lounges for relaxing.

From the screened lanai there is a spiral staircase that leads to an observation deck, 49 feet above ground, with a grand 360-degree view of North Captiva Island, the gulf, bay and surrounding islands. A telescope is available to view the night sky. A screened heated 15 by 33-feet heated pool that is one of the largest on the island along with a hot tub and elevator in a large screened-in patio that is on the ground level. A large and smaller George Foreman grill are available to use. Swim laps, play pool games of basketball, volleyball, or just sit and relax in the spa. A private hot/cold shower is available off the pool and a Weber charcoal grill is ready for your poolside dining. A golf cart is included with your rental.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2300 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : goes to all 3 floors

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Elevator available and hot/cold shower on lower deck...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Free Phone Calls within the USA, 55' HD/TV, Satellite TV (5), DVD (5) VCR(1), CD Player with I-Pod I/P, Wi-Fi Broadband Internet Connection, Refrigerator w/ Icemaker plus a smaller refrigerator, Private Pool and Spa, Weber Charcoal Grill and George Foreman Grills (2)...moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Blue Ray ...moreless

  • Games:

    Over 25 Board games are in the Master bedroom closet...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library:

    100+ CDs with different music tastes...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable:

    DirecTV is in Great room and each of the four bedrooms. Netflix only in Great Room TV...moreless

  • Stereo

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    From lanai off of great room and also from Observation Deck...moreless

  • Near The Ocean

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    For golf cart...moreless

  • Elevator:

    goes to all 3 floors...moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Located at North Captiva Island Club Resort...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    In the USA only...moreless

  • Garage:

    For golf cart...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Natuzzi leather sectional that seats 6 persons...moreless

  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Telescope
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Also printer that can fax/copy/print...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Observation deck 49 feet above ground. The size is 14 ft by 14 ft ...moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    Are located at the North Captiva Island Club (NCIC) at no charge...moreless

  • Binoculars
  • Crow's Nest
  • Deck / Patio:

    Enclosed with 25 foot high screen that overlooks swimming pool, hot tub, hot and cold shower and elevator...moreless

  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf Cart
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayaks are available at NCIC at no charge...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Off of Great Room 24 feet wide ...moreless

  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Char Broil, George Foreman, Weber Grill, and Cuisinart Electric Grill...moreless

  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    North Captiva Island Club Resort Pool and Kids Pool...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    15'X33' 4 1/2' deep at both ends and 5 1/2' in the middle...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Apr 18 - May 22, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,450
Summer Season
May 23 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,700
Off Season
Aug 29 - Nov 20, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,450
Thanksgiving Week
Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,700
Off Season
Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,450
Peak Season
Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,950

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 11%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/15/2015
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Location

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30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Southwest International Airport, Ft. Myers, Florid
400 Metres
Nearest Barpub
NCIC Pool Bar
400 Metres
Nearest Ferry
800 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Over The Waterfront in Safety Harbor
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
Gulf Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Manatee Haven is located on a barrier island North Captiva Island. You take a public water-taxi from Pineland Marina on Pine Island, Florida. It takes 25 minutes to get to the island. You use a golf cart to get around the island. There are three restaurants and one snack bar/grocery store. The beach is less than a minute ride by golf cart. The island is very peaceful and quiet as there are no large condo complexes allowed, only single family homes. If you are looking to kick back and relax you have come to the right place.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: We are a retired couple (Kay and Jake) who live in Leesburg, Virginia who who have 21 years of experience in the managing of a vacation rental home. We enjoy coming down to Manatee Haven during times when it is not being rented to work on maintenance issues and do deep cleaning. Kay did all of the decorating and is very fussy about keeping a clean and functional vacation home for our guests. The rest of the family includes two daughters with sons-in-law and eight grandchildren ranging from the ages of 4 year to 21. We donate $25 to the Save the Manatee Club for every client that visits our home during the year.

Why the Owner Chose North Captiva Island:
We built Manatee Haven in 2002 and chose North Captiva Island because of its seclusion, privacy and relaxing atmosphere. We previously owned a vacation rental home on Captiva Island from 1993 to 2002 named 'Casa Manatee' in the Sunset Captiva community #26.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Manatee Haven is unique in that when you enter the home it is completely under a 3-story screen enclosure on a large deck (3,200 sq. ft) with elevator, a 33 ft. long and 15 ft. wide heated swimming pool, hot-tub, enclosed hot & cold water shower, small refrigerator, swimming pool games and toys and plenty of outdoor furniture to relax and enjoy yourself. This enclosure keeps the bugs out and no sunscreen lotion would be necessary.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • An exterior view of Manatee Haven

    An exterior view of Manatee Haven

  • Great room with view toward dining area

    Great room with view toward dining area

  • Satellite TV viewing from dining area

    Satellite TV viewing from dining area

  • View of screen enclosed pool area with steps into pool

    View of screen enclosed pool area with steps into pool

  • View of side of pool closest to street

    View of side of pool closest to street

  • Hot tub in enclosed pool enclosure

    Hot tub in enclosed pool enclosure

  • Hot tub on main deck

    Hot tub on main deck

  • Master King Bedroom

    Master King Bedroom

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • View of gulf from observation deck

    View of gulf from observation deck

  • View of driveway from observation deck

    View of driveway from observation deck

  • Photo of neighborhood tortoise crossing in front of Manatee Haven

    Photo of neighborhood tortoise crossing in front of Manatee Haven

  • View of HDTV with 3-ring binders below containing over 660 DVD movies

    View of HDTV with 3-ring binders below containing over 660 DVD movies

  • View of Kitchen area

    View of Kitchen area

  • View of pool are away from the street

    View of pool are away from the street

  • View of pool towards front of home

    View of pool towards front of home

  • View of elevator and shower in pool enclosure

    View of elevator and shower in pool enclosure

  • View of second deck seating area by front door

    View of second deck seating area by front door

  • King Bedroom

    King Bedroom

  • Twin Bedroom with Dolphin decor

    Twin Bedroom with Dolphin decor

  • View of sunset from observation deck

    View of sunset from observation deck

  • Personalized "Manatee Haven" golf cart

    Personalized "Manatee Haven" golf cart

  • Manatees swimming nearby

    Manatees swimming nearby

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  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    3.5
  • Property type
    House
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Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
  • Response time: Within a few hours
  • Response rate: 100%
  • Calendar last updated: 04/15/2015
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North Captiva Island #32606

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