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Unique Island Vacation – “Harbour House” – Dog Friendly Too!

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Private, screened Lanai overlooks the Bay

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Last updated: 06/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Enjoy relaxing Bay Front views in your beautiful tropical home located directly on the Bay. Tropically decorated inside and out, “Harbour House” is a spacious 2Bed/2Bath home with all the modern conveniences. Tile floors throughout add the perfect ambience to your retreat. Open floor layout with large dining room overlooking the Bay, and Great Room with a large screen TV. Your large private screened Lanai overlooks the Bay. A very private deck provides ample room for sunning and relaxing. There is also a Washer / Dryer next to the home, Cable TV’s and high speed internet. Just outside is a boat dock and a 2-person kayak. Enjoy a true Island Experience in a beautiful Tropical Paradise setting. This home is mere steps to the beach (literally across the street). If you desire a heated pool, please look at our other home on the property, listing # 410098.

This is a ground level property located on a tropical “sea shell” lane in the popular village area where Sanibel & Captiva meet. Step back in time in this 1940 authentic cottage. Walk to the beach, grocery, restaurants, and the marina. All located in a village setting just before the bridge over to Captiva. We’re directly across the street from what many believe is the best shelling beach on Sanibel. We have beautiful sunsets and abundant wildlife, including Dolphins in the bay that you can watch feed each morning and evening. We are truly the Best vacation value on Sanibel!

Amazing Location! “Best Island experience we’ve ever had!” Harbour House offers an unforgettable tropical vacation experience. Everything you need is within walking distance, including some of Sanibel’s most famous restaurants such as the Mad Hatter, Lazy Flamingo and the Sunset Grill. Our wildlife is truly amazing – in addition to the Dolphins, you’ll likely meet Scruffy & Henry (the Herons that live on-site), hear the calls of our Ospreys, which also have a nest on the property, and enjoy watching the seagulls roost at night across the Bay on Albright Island.

Here's your chance to stay in one of the best vacation values on Sanibel Island. Our spacious home is furnished the way you would imagine a tropical home - fun, comfortable and relaxing… with all the updated amenities you need to make your vacation unforgettable. You are also welcome to bring up to 2 dogs with you – so no need to leave your best friend(s) at home. The perfect place for your vacation year after year. Your Sanibel Home Away from Home!

Home amenities include Central Heat & Air, Large Screened Lanai overlooking the Bay, 3 TV's (including big screen in the Great Room), DVD player, Free high-speed Wireless Internet Access, Well equipped Kitchen, Master Bedroom with King sized Bed opening to screened Lanai overlooking Bay, Guest Bedroom with King Bed. We also have a beach chairs, a washer/dryer, fresh linens and towels, and we offer free WiFi. Private parking is literally just a few steps from your door.

On-site amenities include free use of 2-person kayak, a boat dock, a fire pit and charcoal grills, an outdoor sun deck, and lots of tropical vegetation, including dozens of palm trees on the property. We also have an abundance of wildlife, including Dolphins, Herons, Egrets, Spoon Bill’s and Seagulls. We’re less than a minute’s walk away from some of Sanibel’s best shelling beaches, as well as great restaurants, the marina, and a general store.

Pet Friendly Policy: We welcome up to 2 dogs, but unfortunately cannot accept the following: Pit Bull, Chow Chow, Akita, Husky, Doberman, Wolf Hybrid, Presa Canaroso, Rottweiler, and Staffordshire Terriers.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 1450 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • • Kayak the Mangroves in the National Wildlife Refuge • Fish the Local Waters • Visit Ding Darling nature preserve and look for Sea Otters, Turtles, Manatees, and Dolphins • Visit the Shell Museum • Play Golf or Tennis • Take a boat ride to nearby Island Keys • Visit the Ford/Edison Museum in Fort Myers • Shop numerous independent shops on the island or the Factory Outlets located in Fort Myers • Go to a Major League Baseball Spring Training Game...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Near The Ocean
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
May 9 - Jul 3, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,500
Holiday
Jul 4 - Jul 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,000
Off Season
Jul 11 - Oct 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$1,500
In Season
Nov 1 - May 6, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,000

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $100
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

There is an additional non-refundable pet fee of $100 for dogs under 30 lbs. or $200 for dogs over 30 pounds.


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Last updated: 06/27/2015
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Location

30 Miles
Nearest Airport
Fort Myers Airport (RSW)
100 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Lazy Flamingo
100 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Mad Hatter
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
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Car: Recommended

Sanibel Island is a barrier island just off the southwest coast of Florida by Fort Myers. Sanibel is about 12 miles long and 4 miles wide, and is known around the world for its fabulous shelling beaches. Due to Sanibel Island's unique geographical orientation, lying East to West instead of North to South, it acts as a scoop and gathers seashells along its beaches. Throughout the year, thousands of visitors come to enjoy Sanibel's beaches and hunt for that special seashell. Sanibel has an average temperature of about 75 degrees. While Sanibel Island is a wildlife refuge in and of itself, over 60% of the island is protected wildlife preserves. There are over 26 miles of bike trails and over 17 miles of beautiful beaches.

 

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  • Private, screened Lanai overlooks the Bay

    Private, screened Lanai overlooks the Bay

  • Kitchen with updated appliances

    Kitchen with updated appliances

  • Master Suite has King sized bed and overlooks Bay

    Master Suite has King sized bed and overlooks Bay

  • Guest Suite offers Queen sized bed

    Guest Suite offers Queen sized bed

  • Desk area overlooks Lanai and Bay

    Desk area overlooks Lanai and Bay

  • Comfortable Seating on the Lanai

    Comfortable Seating on the Lanai

  • Comfortable Seating in the yard

    Comfortable Seating in the yard

  • The village Marina steps away from your home

    The village Marina steps away from your home

  • Spacious and comfortable Great room overlooks Bay

    Spacious and comfortable Great room overlooks Bay

  • Large Dining Room easily seats 6

    Large Dining Room easily seats 6

  • View from the Master Suite looking towards water

    View from the Master Suite looking towards water

  • View of the Bay from the Lanai

    View of the Bay from the Lanai

  • Master Bath has walk-in Shower

    Master Bath has walk-in Shower

  • A view of the Bay from the Lanai

    A view of the Bay from the Lanai

  • Very Private Sun Deck

    Very Private Sun Deck

  • Harbour House located close to everything!

    Harbour House located close to everything!

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2005
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/27/2015
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