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Welcome to 'Almost Paradise' in Bella Lago at Bay Beach, a beautiful new Mediterranean-style condominium, overlooking a fountain-sprayed lake with a peek-a-boo view of the Gulf of Mexico. Built in 2006, this second floor luxury condo is located at the up-scale, quiet south end of Fort Myers Beach across the street from our private beach access. Just steps away, you can enjoy the large resort-size heated pool, jacuzzi hot tub, and sandy beach. Other amenities include private fishing pier and tennis.
The spacious two-bedroom plus den unit (1,571 square feet) with nine foot ceilings is decorated in tropical Tommy Bahama style. In the mornings, step through the sliding glass doors onto the furnished lanai to view the sunrise and watch the blue heron, egrets, and osprey fishing in Bella Lago ('beautiful lake'). In the evenings, enjoy sunsets over the Gulf from den. FREE secure Wireless Internet access. Concierge service.
The unit is comfortable for families or 2 couples traveling together. The master suite has king bed and large walk-in closet. The guest bedroom features two twin beds, which can be converted to a king bed, and a private bathroom. Closing the sliding pocket door in the hall makes this area into a second private suite. Sleeping accommodations also include a queen sofa sleeper in the family room and a twin sleeper chair in the den; doors may be closed to make the den a private retreat. There is a TV in each bedroom in addition to the TV/DVR in the entertainment center in the family room; basic cable television provided. Free high speed wireless Internet access is installed in the unit. In addition to central air conditioning, all rooms have tropical style ceiling fans for your comfort. Concierge service provided....moreless
Bathroom 1: toilet, shower
Rain shower and hand held shower; bench seat...moreless
The oversized master bathroom features double sinks, large double vanity area including a vanity chair. The extra large walk-in shower has a luxurious rain shower and a separate hand-held shower head. There is a bench seat in the shower. Both bathrooms have high toilets. Hair dryers are provided.
The laundry room features a full-size washer and dryer, iron and ironing board, as well as a closet and cabinets for extra storage space. Quality linens are provided: extra large plush bath towels, large beach towels, luxury cotton sheets and pillows with pillow covers....moreless
Bella Lago at Bay Beach is a convenient four-story security building with 12 units. Our condo unit is on the third floor (although first floor is garage) overlooking the lake, pool and golf course. The building has secured, covered garage parking. Travel by elevator to the condo. A large private storage unit is located in the garage which is convenient for storing beach gear, fishing gear, or other athletic equipment.
The heated, resort-size pool and hot tub are located adjacent to the building. Next door is an 18 hole executive public golf course - the only public course on the island. Tennis courts and a private fishing pier are nearby. Private beach access to the Gulf of Mexico is just steps away.
Everything you will need for a perfect vacation has been provided. There is even a selection of books and family board games.
Free High-speed wireless Internet access in unit...moreless
free wireless internet access in the condo; bring your laptop!...moreless
4 Ring Stove
All dishes, glassware, bakeware, pots/pans, cutlery and utensil . Small appliances include: blender, 4-slice toaster, deluxe coffee maker, Belgian waffle maker and hand mixer. Assorted plastic glassware, bowls, trays & pitcher provided for use by pool...moreless
Dishes & Utensils:
All dishes, glassware, bakeware, pots/pans, cutlery and utensil . Small appliances include: blender, 4-slice toaster, deluxe coffee maker, Belgian waffle maker, hand mixer and more!...moreless
Stovetop, self-cleaning oven, double sink with garbage disposal; Corian countertops; spacious pantry; breakfast bar with 2 stools; separate dining area with 6 chairs...moreless
Side-by-side refrigerator with automatic ice maker and ice/water dispenser on door; water filter...moreless
Holiday/Early Winter Dec 19 - Jan 30, 2016 7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Condo Assoc Application$50
Refundable Damage Deposit$300
Cleaning$130 + tax
*Weekly rental period: Saturday-Saturday during high season, flexible during summer and fall
*Rates do not include cleaning fee of $130 weekly/$150 monthly; $50 Condo Association Application Fee; 11% Tax
*Reservation/security deposit required (refundable per contract) $300 weekly/$400 monthly
* Discounts available for rentals of 4 weeks or more
* Renters must be over the age of 25
* No Smoking; No Pets
* Until confirmed, rates subject to change
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Bella Lago's desirable south end location offers easy access to beautiful Lover's Key State Park, Bonita Springs, and Naples. Many activities to make your vacation complete are within walking distance: beach, golf course, marina with boat rental, fishing pier, tennis courts, restaurants, shopping, and evening entertainment. Just a short drive or a ride on the quaint, local trolley (50 cents) will take you to the hustle and bustle of Fort Myers public beach and pier, shops and restaurants in Times Square, water sport activities, churches, museums, movie theater, grocery stores, and pharmacies. Off island activities include the Edison House museum, giant flea market, water park, dinner theaters, and minor league baseball (Minnesota Twins & Boston Red Sox). Shopping: Miramar Outlet Mall, new Coconut Point Mall, or upscale shops of Naples. Germain Arena schedules major attractions such as hockey games and concerts. Visit nearby Fish Tale marina for rental of boats and boat slips.
Other Activities: Greyhound racing, casino gambling boat, tennis, mini-golf, manatee and dolphin tours, eco tours, canoeing, kayaking, marina with boat dock facilities
Year Purchased: 2011
About the owner: My husband LOVES baseball! In 1998 he found out about the the Roy Hobbs World Series that takes place in Fort Myers and he's been playing in the tournament during October and November ever since!
Why the Owner Chose Bella Lago at Bay Beach: We've had the opportunity to explore the neighborhoods on Fort Myers Beach and fell in love with the south end of the island. Bella Lago at Bay Beach has everything we wanted in a vacation home and we are thrilled to let others enjoy it too!
The Unique Benefits at this Condo: This is an upscale neighborhood that lets you relax in the sun, swim, boat, golf, shop and dine without ever getting in your car! Bella Lago at Bay Beach is close to the airport when you need to come and go, yet feels a world apart.