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'Incommunicado'...Whispering Pines A Hammock, a Cool Drink

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Last updated: 06/28/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Come on down, grab a cool drink and nestle yourself into our hammock under the whispering Florida pines. Watch the sunrise from our secluded dock and the sunset from the pristine beach every day. Relax you’re in 'Old Florida' now.

This is a true island surrounded by the beautiful blue/green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Located in Colony Don Pedro, deserted, white sandy beaches on the west side and intercoastal, backwaters on the east side. Put your car on the private ferry over to the island and feel the stress leave your body.

No traffic here. The only sounds you will hear are the fish jumping in the lagoon or the waves crashing the beach. Most days, Stan, our resident turtle will wake you as he passes by for a few green beans or a few chomps on our hibiscus flowers.

Just 200 feet from your front door you can head south down the uninhabited beach, pass through the state park, about three miles and you are at the tip of Little Gasparilla Island. From that point south you are looking at Boca Grande. Head north up the beach about the same distance and visit the Palm Island Resort. Either direction you go the seashells and sharks teeth are under your feet. Watch for tarpon rolling, dolphins cruising, manatees, and loggerhead turtles bobbing their heads as you walk. Remember to take a dip in our gulf side private pool after your relaxing stroll.

Relax out back on the dock with your fishing pole. The snook, redfish, and trout are always there waiting to challenge you. Watch your bait, Jimmy the Egret will sneak up behind you and steal your fish food. Bring your boat and venture out into the fertile back country waters for giant snook, redfish, and tarpon. Or head down to Boca Grande or Stump Pass for world class Florida fishing.

So if you blew out your flip-flop, or stepped on a pop-top, relax you’re in paradise!



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Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

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

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • 2 Bedroom, Master - King Bed, Guest - 2 Twins, Queen Pull-out Sofa in Living Room, Internet, Screened Patio, Large Covered Deck with Porch Swing, Hammock & Picnic Table, great selection of videos, DVD's and board games, Fully Stocked Kitchen, Hairdryer, Iron & Ironing Board, beach chairs and boogie boards, Tennis Courts, Preferred Mode of Transportation is the Golf Cart & Rentals Are Available on the Island...moreless

Entertainment

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

Attractions

  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    7 miles of white sandy beach is 200 ft from the front door....moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Huge lagoon out your backdoor with boardwalk and boat slips...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    When you are not on the beach or in the water you will spend most your time here. Spacious and secluded wood deck with hammocks, grill, picnic table, porch swing and outdoor shower...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
 

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Winter/Spring
Dec 18 - Apr 30, 2016
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2 night min stay
$250
$1,200

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Fees:

  • Round Trip Ferry Pass $37
  • Tax Rate 12%

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Last updated: 06/28/2015
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Location

ONSITE, Restaurant, IN THE AREA, Boat (Lunch or Sunset) Cruises & Charters

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: We love the blue/green waters and the snow white uninhabited beach. It is a quiet and relaxing place with no traffic, cool breezes. Our family loves the water and the activities that accompany a place like this.

Why the Owner Chose Palm Island:
We love the relaxed feeling you get when the ferry leaves the mainland and reaches the island. The tree shaded sandy roads, dogs riding on golf carts, the wildlife, and fishing.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
It is all unique. The hammock that hangs on our patio, the outdoor shower, the beach across the road, the cool breezes on our patio, the quiet setting while sitting out back on our dock.


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Photos

  • Bright, spacious, tropical living area  with all the conveniences of home.

    Bright, spacious, tropical living area with all the conveniences of home.

  • Master king bed

    Master king bed

  • Half bath off master

    Half bath off master

  • Wonderful wood deck for grillin' and chillin' Lagoon is just beyond hammock

    Wonderful wood deck for grillin' and chillin' Lagoon is just beyond hammock

  • Screened lanai overlooking Bocilla lagoon

    Screened lanai overlooking Bocilla lagoon

  • Pool and cabana

    Pool and cabana

  • Our beach front road

    Our beach front road

  • Good fishing

    Good fishing

  • Outside your backdoor- lagoon docks, enjoy beautiful sunrises &quiet afternoons

    Outside your backdoor- lagoon docks, enjoy beautiful sunrises &quiet afternoons

  • Watch out for turtles

    Watch out for turtles

  • View from wooden bridge

    View from wooden bridge

  • Secluded white sandy beach

    Secluded white sandy beach

  • Guestroom, very kid friendly

    Guestroom, very kid friendly

  • Full Bath

    Full Bath

  • Complimentary kayaks for your adventures

    Complimentary kayaks for your adventures

  • Huge outdoor shower with 'rain' showerhead

    Huge outdoor shower with 'rain' showerhead

  • Boardwalk and lagoon 20 ft from your back  door

    Boardwalk and lagoon 20 ft from your back door

  • Rent a cart and go exploring

    Rent a cart and go exploring

  • Launch kayaks in Bocilla Lagoon directly behind house

    Launch kayaks in Bocilla Lagoon directly behind house

  • Good fishing

    Good fishing

  • Huge lagoon directly behind home, leads to intercoastal, beautiful kayaking

    Huge lagoon directly behind home, leads to intercoastal, beautiful kayaking

  • Fifty shades of blue

    Fifty shades of blue

VRBO #41679

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    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
    Villa
Owner
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 2 days
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 06/28/2015
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