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...just a short walk to the pool.

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Last updated: 02/05/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Two Bedroom, Two Bath Second Floor End Unit. Very Clean, Quiet. Well-maintained, Fully Furnished. Our unit is very private. We overlook the tennis court and the pool, but our lanai is shaded by a lovely palm tree. Perfect for relaxing in the afternoon while enjoying a cocktail and soaking in the balmy Gulf breezes. There is a fully stocked kitchen, a full sized stackable washer and dryer. We just added a new daybed and sleeper sofa which are not pictured yet, but we will be posting the photos shortly. We love this place, and you will too.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 820 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Living Room: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    Sleep Sofa in Living Room. Not recommended for Everyday use....moreless

  • Second Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

    Day bed with Trundle....moreless

  • (See Photos) Master bedroom has a queen size bed, large closet. Master Bedroom has attached bathroom and Lanai access. Each has night tables, dresser, mirror, ceiling fan, TV, lamps ...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1/ Main: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub

    New toilet. Sink, shower/tub vanity/exhaust fan...basic bath...moreless

  • Bathroom 2/Master Bath: toilet, shower

    toilet. Sink, shower vanity/exhaust fan...basic bath...moreless

  • Both bathrooms also have hand-held shower sprayer as well as mounted shower head. Master Bath has no tub, but full shower instead. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Just a nice place. We've owned for the last 27 years. To our family it is a home. Hopefully you will enjoy it as much as we do. ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Our Pool House contains numerous hard and paperbacks that folks have read and left for others to enjoy. Honor system. ...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    CenturyLink Prism CATV. Sorry no Comcast/Xfinity...a bloody nightmare! ...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    CATV in Living Room & both bedrooms. MultiRoom DVR. Living Room has VCR & DVD player. Second bedroom has DVD player too...moreless

  • Video Library:

    a few select choices of DVDs. If you're spending your time watching TV..you're missing something! ...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lake View:

    View of Davis Lake and Swimming Pool, Tennis Court from Screened Lanai. ...moreless

  • Monument View:

    Wonderful view of the giant American Flag proudly displayed over the Tanger Outlet Shops nearby. Waving in the breeze, great to watch the sun go down and to check wind direction!!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Internet service has been added as of August 2014. Wonderful! Why didn't I do this sooner!!!??? ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Land lines are available only for 911 Emergency Service, a great safety feature. Otherwise I recommend that you use a cellphone. That will help to keep costs down for everyone. ...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Plenty of what you will need, but why cook when you're on vacation!?? Especially with so many great restaurants nearby. Have breakfast, then go out and play. Come home when your tired for a good rest....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Four chairs and table are there for breakfast or to just relax, play a game or read. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Only residents and their guests are allowed to use our pool. ...moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Lazy Pelican
May 1 - Nov 15, 2015
30 night min stay
$55
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$497

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • One Time Cleaning Fee $85
  • CATV/Wi-Fi /month $100
  • Taxes Included

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Last updated: 02/05/2015
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Location

18.6 Miles
Nearest Airport
Southwest Florida International Airport
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cracker Box
5.2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Key West Express
1.4 Miles
Nearest Golf
Shell Pointe Golf Club
11.9 Miles
Nearest Train
Murder Mystery Dinner Train/ Seminole Gulf Railway
15.2 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate (I-75) @ Daniels Parkway
1.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Lighthouse Restaurant
1375 Miles
Nearest Ski
Hunter Mountain Ski Resort, Hunter, NY!!!!
7.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Fort Myers Beach or Sanibel Island

Car: Recommended

We are located off Davis Road, SW, behind Mac Gregor Blvd. It's a nice quiet unit near the pool and tennis court. Tanger Outlet Center is a very short walk from us. Miromar Outlets, the Disneyland of Outlet shops is located in nearby Estero (about 18 miles) and the new Gulf Coast Town Center which hosts many major retailers and a multiplex movie theater is about 15 miles away. Plenty of public golf courses in Fort Myers. The Sanibel Causeway and Fort Myers Beach areas are about equidistant from us. A tremendous amount of shopping awaits you in Fort Myers if you tire of the beaches and pool. I won't even mention the amount of 'dollar stores' and consignments shops that are in the immediate area. Sanibel/Captiva shelling and salt water fishing are world-famous. Excellent restaurants for all tastes and budgets are everywhere. Lots to do in the Fort Myers/Sanibel/ Captiva area if you're into nature. Lakes Park, Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge, Tarpon Bay Preserve, Sanibel Shell Museum..then again, you could just sit and enjoy a cocktail or two on the lanai and watch the sun set.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1987

About the owner: In the summer of 1987 a friend and I went to visit his newly retired parents, some place called Fort Myers, FL. His father had read a few years before that Fort Myers was one of the ten best places to retire in the US. They had just purchased a unit in Davis Woods. I was up for a vacation, so I figured 'why not?' We arrived from New York in early July, so it was hot... very hot and humid. But I've got to tell you, within hours I fell in love with the whole area. I loved his unit, I loved Fort Myers, Sanibel, Captiva, even Fort Myers Beach...which back then was more like a drag strip for teenagers to hang out and throw beer bottles at each other. Within four days I was looking at real estate. I found this unit and liked it immediately. At the time it was occupied by a full time tenant and her daughter. They had plans to eventually return to their home in the Midwest. I just didn't know when. Well within about two years they decided to move out. Upon their departure I went down with a friend and completely renovated the place. I began renting seasonally and found that I always had a place that I wanted to go for a vacation in the off-season. Since then there have been many, many upgrades to this unit, including a wife and some children. We all love going down to Fort Myers for the beaches, fishing, shopping, dining, you name it! We have twins (boy & girl) and for awhile they thought I owned the whole complex, since we'd go down in the off-season and see very few people. So naturally they thought it was all mine..I wish!

Why the Owner Chose Davis Woods:
We live in a northern suburb of New York City. I am a home improvement contractor. In addition to the beaches, fishing, etc. I also like to putter around the house and fix things. So inevitably while we are there on vacation a few times a year, I will visit one of my favorite stores: Home Depot and make some repairs or upgrades to the place. Last year I installed two new toilets and bath exhaust fans and a year prior we added a full size stack able washer/dryer. When we arrive I always do an inspection and see what if anything needs to be fixed or looks like it could use some TLC. Strangely, my kids like going to Home Depot as much as I do so we are sure to make that one of our vacation stops.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
In the afternoon, there is no greater pleasure than to sit out on the lanai with my feet up, watching the giant American Flag over Tanger Outlet Shops sway in the balmy Gulf Breezes with a nice refreshing cocktail in hand and just watch the sun go down. And if that does not work for you, our snowbirds have their own Happy Hour down at the pool in the afternoon.


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Speaks: english

 

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  • ...just a short walk to the pool.

    ...just a short walk to the pool.

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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