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Quiet Elevated Cottage on a Canal with Boat Dock and Beach Access

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Last updated: 06/25/2014

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

Private Homes, Mid Island house description

This elevated, 2 bedroom, 2 bath piling home is the perfect get-a-way for your seasonal vacation. It is located mid-island on canal which connects to the scenic back-bay. Two 16 foot two-person kayaks are provided for your use to explore the back-bay and view nature at its best, skirting the aviary nesting places along the mangroves. Or BYOB (bring your own boat) for a sunset cruise in the back-bay and Gulf waters. Walk two blocks to enjoy the sunshine and sandy beaches of the Gulf of Mexico. With this great location you can enjoy water activities on the bay and picturesque sunsets on the beach.

This Fort Myers Beach home has two under home parking spaces, full size washer/dryer, open front lawn and an outdoor picnic table in the backyard overlooking the dock and canal. This is a non-smoking home. The master bedroom has a king size bed, walk-in closet and on-suite bathroom with shower. The second bedroom has one double bed, walk-in closet and on-suite bathroom with tub. The kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher, disposal, stove, microwave, refrigerator with icemaker, and coffee maker. The living area is equipped with cable TV, Internet access, flat screen TV, and a desktop PC. Enjoy leisurely BBQ cookouts under the shade of large oak trees with the full-size propane grill, followed by and evening stroll to watch the sunset into the Gulf of Mexico.

Keywords: Boat Dock, Covered Parking, Washer & Dryer, internet access, Cable TV, DVD Player, Walk in Shower, Beach access, Back Bay Access, Ice Maker, Coffee Maker, Microwave, Central Air, Electric Stove/Oven, BBQ grill, Kayaks, Pet friendly, non-smoking.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining Area Seats:


              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Washing Machine
              • Air Conditioning
              • Linens Provided
              • Heating
              • Towels Provided
              • Covered Parking
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Living Room
              • Hair Dryer
              • Iron & Board


              • Satellite / Cable
              • Television
              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • Video Library


              • Broadband Access
              • Computer Available
              • Telephone
              • Internet

              Outdoor Features

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Two 2-Man Kayaks are available for your use....moreless

              • Deck / Patio
              • Balcony
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Bicycles


              • Cinemas
              • Surf Fishing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Parasailing
              • Fishing
              • Kayaking
              • Cycling
              • Laundromat
              • Groceries
              • ATM/Bank
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Miniature Golf
              • Sight Seeing
              • Boating
              • Bird Watching
              • Beachcombing
              • Restaurants
              • Swimming
              • Snorkeling/Diving


              Write a review 4.5
              from 2 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Summer Season
              May 1 - Nov 14
              7 night min stay

              $700 $2,400
              High Season
              Nov 15 - Apr 30, 2015
              7 night min stay

              $980 $3,200
              My Standard Rate
              7 night min stay

              * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Cleaning $100
              • Tax Rate 11%


              Sorry, no Student Groups. Our minimum rental age is 30 years.

              Cancellation policy:

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              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 1993

              About the owner: I have lived on Fort Myers Beach for over thirty years. I can be a valuable resource to those not familiar with the area and interested in learning more about Southwest Florida.

              Why the Owner Chose Private Homes, Mid Island:
              This property has been in the family for quite some time.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              The home is on a shallow canal that leads directly to Estero Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. The neighborhood is quiet with many opportunities to enjoy nature and a large variety of birds and wildlife.

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              Speaks: english



              • Front Yard

                Front Yard

              • Living Room

                Living Room

              • Master Bedroom

                Master Bedroom

              • Canal/Back Yard

                Canal/Back Yard

              • Canal access to back bay.

                Canal access to back bay.

              • Kitchen


              • Second Bedroom

                Second Bedroom

              VRBO #332957

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              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Tuesday, July 01, 2014

              $700 - $980 per week (USD)

              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 6

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              Minimum stay: 7 nights
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