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'Calypso' Little Gasparilla Island-Quaint Barrier Island Home

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Last updated: 09/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Little Gasparilla Island house description

Little Gasparilla Island is a bridgeless barrier island with seven miles of secluded sandy beach, located off the coast of Florida in the Gulf of Mexico. Park at Eldred's Marina and jump on the 'water taxi' for a 10 minute ride to our dock. Walk 3 minutes down the lane and you'll find 'Calypso', hidden amongst the Florida Palms. It is perfectly positioned on a private lot, a 2 minute walk from the white sandy beach of the Florida Gulf.
Enjoy the seclusion of our home and a stillness not found on the mainland. Spend hours of quiet with a good book on our large screened porch, overlooking the lush palm gardens. Fully equipped, modern, well-lit kitchen with every gadget you'll ever need to pull off a great meal.

Wi-fi, (2 GB maximum per weekly rental)
Direct TV, 32' Flat screen, DVD,VHS

Property Type

  • House
  • 850 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            25 and older...moreless

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

          • Master Bath: toilet, shower

            shower and toilet area private from dual sink area...moreless

          • Studio Bath: toilet

            with sink...moreless

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster
          • Seating for 6 people


          • Air Conditioning
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Hair Dryer
          • Heating
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine

          Other Amenities

              • Smoke and Pet Free Environment. Home has Full House surge protection. The Homeowners will allow rental of the golf cart for long term rentals. ...moreless


              • DVD Player
              • Games


                  • Internet:

                    Wi-Fi Guests may enjoy the use of up to 2 GB of data. Excess usage may result in withholding a portion of security deposit....moreless

                  Pool & Spa

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Water Sports Gear:

                        Beach chairs, umbrellas, blankets, swim noodles, kick boards...moreless

                      • Lanai / Gazebo:

                        Fabulous floor to ceiling screen porch...moreless

                      • Bicycles
                      • Lawn / Garden


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


                      • Churches
                      • Deepsea Fishing
                      • Fishing
                      • Fly Fishing
                      • Golf
                      • Hiking
                      • Kayaking
                      • Pier Fishing
                      • Sailing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Sound/Bay Fishing
                      • Surf Fishing
                      • Surfing
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Water Tubing
                      • Medical Services
                      • Groceries
                      • Festivals
                      • Library
                      • Marina
                      • Restaurants
                      • Beachcombing
                      • Bird Watching
                      • Boating
                      • Eco Tourism
                      • Paddle Boating
                      • Photography
                      • Scenic Drives
                      • Shelling
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Walking
                      • Whale Watching
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Massage Therapist
                      • Wind-Surfing


                      Write a review 4.9
                      from 7 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      summer 2014
                      May 27 - Oct 31, 2014
                      3 night min stay
                      $725 $3,000
                      Winter 2014
                      Nov 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      $875 $2,900
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates


                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                      • Tax Rate 12%

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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                      Last updated: 09/11/2014
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                      45 Miles
                      Nearest Airport

                      Car: Not Necessary


                      Manager info

                      Year Purchased: 2013

                      About: In 1999, we migrated to Atlanta from upstate New York, seeking warm weather and sunshine. In February of 2013, we decided to begin looking at real estate in West Florida, and Voila! What can I say, miracles happen fast.

                      Why Little Gasparilla Island:
                      In search of yet a 'warmer climate', we stumbled upon a barrier island we now fondly refer to as 'Little G'. Back home in Atlanta, we were tirelessly searching for a studio to quench our creative thirst. One spin on a golf cart around this sandy island, we were convinced we had found the best of all creative spaces, with lush natural beauty and solace from which to draw inspiration.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      It's hip, immaculate and modern with a killer porch, only 175 steps to the beach. I've counted them myself. Take your paints to the beach, photograph the sunrise, pull out your yoga mat or journal the rhythms of the Island tortoise.

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                      Speaks: english



                      • Welcome to Calypso

                        Welcome to Calypso

                      • Dock 'new 69'

                        Dock 'new 69'

                      • Breezy Palm Porch

                        Breezy Palm Porch

                      • Convection Features

                        Convection Features

                      • Master Suite

                        Master Suite

                      • Blue Crab Studio

                        Blue Crab Studio

                      • Toilet Closet/Shower

                        Toilet Closet/Shower

                      • The path of least resistance

                        The path of least resistance

                      • Island Chapel

                        Island Chapel

                      • Aerial Map

                        Aerial Map

                      • If we don't have it, you don't need it!

                        If we don't have it, you don't need it!

                      • Porch Dining

                        Porch Dining

                      • Master Suite

                        Master Suite

                      • Master-Quiet Space

                        Master-Quiet Space

                      • Private Master Sinks

                        Private Master Sinks

                      • They don't call it an 'outdoor shower' for nothin'

                        They don't call it an 'outdoor shower' for nothin'

                      • Sun Salutation

                        Sun Salutation

                      • The only thing missing is you

                        The only thing missing is you

                      VRBO #469495

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Thursday, September 11, 2014

                      $125 - $150 per night (USD)

                      2 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 4

                      View calendar: Updated 09/11/14
                      Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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                      'Calypso' Little Gasparilla Island-Quaint Barrier Island Home

                      Little Gasparilla Island #469495

                      2 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 4

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