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Romantic Island Paradise

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Last updated: 06/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Rekindle your romance on a private island accessible only by boat, Little Gasparilla Island, just across the sound from Gasparilla Island. As our guest, you'll have free ferry service and gated parking on mainland. End unit with loft--no one above or below you-- in very small bldg. Clean, renovated and newly furnished condo is only a few steps from heated, fresh water pool and sandy beach that stretches 7 miles. Central air & heat. Free WiFi, satellite TV. No cars, crowds, businesses, or noise except the surf and singing of birds. No smoking or pets. Returning guests can receive a 10% discount on rates (with approval) prior to booking.

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Property Type

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

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    New, firm king...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • New, firm king mattress in master bedroom. New, very comfortable queen sofa bed in living room. The loft now has a new, full, Serta bed instead of twins....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    Newly renovated...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet

    toilet and sink, in loft...moreless

  • Soap, toilet paper, bath towels, hand towels, and washcloths are provided. Hairdryer is in vanity drawer....moreless

Other Amenities

  • It's a gorgeous, magical place to relax and reconnect with loved ones.

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Variety of fiction and non-fiction...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Playing cards, board games, and jigsaw puzzles...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Free HughesNet WiFi Internet...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beachfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Parking:

    free parking in gated lot on mainland...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local calls only...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath towels and beach towels provided. ALSO beach chairs and umbrella are provided, plus beach pails for children to collect shells....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New, LG High efficiency. Only HE detergent can be used, and sparingly. Only unscented, fabric softener Bounce sheets (provided) should be used in dryer, not a liquid softener in the washer....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Cuisinart...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    all dishes and utensils provided...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    All new, open kitchen and new appliances. Two microwave ovens. ...moreless

  • Microwave:

    2 microwave ovens...moreless

  • Oven

Outside

  • Balcony:

    New table and 4 chairs on screened lanai...moreless

  • Boat:

    Rentals available on mainland, and you may tie a boat at dock on island....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Rentals available on mainland, and you may tie them at the dock on the island....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Barbecue pit, stone picnic table and seating outdoors...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Barbecue pit, stone picnic tables and seating just outside building...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Heated, filtered fresh water pool. No chlorine!!! Beach chairs and umbrellas are in master bedroom closet,...moreless

  • Heated Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer/fall
May 1 - Oct 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$130
$750
Winter/Spring
Nov 1 - Apr 30, 2016
3 night min stay
$185
$1,090

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • Cleaning fee $110 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

There's a 12% Florida sales and occupancy tax.

Occupancy limit: 4 persons, monitored. Office: 11000 Placida Rd, Placida. Park in the gated lot and proceed to the Club's ferry nearby. #202, Bldg 2, is close to the beach. RESERVATION cannot be confirmed until owner (Linda) receives your inquiry and communicates with you. Response time is usually within an hour 7am- 11 pm Mountain time.

A small refundable deposit with a credit card will guarantee reservation. Rental amount is due later, before your stay. Occupancy limit: 4 persons. Exact details are in the rental contract.


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Last updated: 06/25/2015
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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sarasota, Ft. Myers, and Tampa
Gasparilla Island
Nearest Ferry
Private-- Placida Harbour Club
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Placida Road
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Zydeco, Placida Grille, PJs Seagrille
Gasparilla Island
Nearest Beach
Placida Beach (ours, and private)

Car: Recommended

15 - minute free ferry ride to Placida, where there are grocery stores, restaurants and city amenities. Our club's ferry runs from 9 -5 and until 9 pm on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2013

About: The owner, Linda, likes to communicate with guests before they make reservations. Please let her help you. If you send an inquiry through this website, she will respond very quickly. If you want her to call you, which she would be happy to do, please ask. Carol and Lora are the local managers for #202 Beach. Linda's email is beach1@hughes.net

Why Gasparilla Island:
You'll enjoy the personal attention you expect and deserve at a fine resort, but at a low Internet price. It's the most unique, quiet, romantic barrier island in the U.S. An undiscovered gem. No crowds, noise, or commercialism. A nature lover's paradise.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
968-foot condo with new kitchen and baths, plus free WiFi, ferry service and parking on mainland. End unit with loft -- private with no one above or below you. Steps from heated, fresh water pool and beach.


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • serene 
Placida Beach

    serene Placida Beach

  • Path from dock and ferry

    Path from dock and ferry

  • New bathroom

    New bathroom

  • New queen sofa bed

    New queen sofa bed

  • New full, Serta bed in loft

    New full, Serta bed in loft

  • A few steps to private beach

    A few steps to private beach

  • Private grounds and beach for only owners and their guests.

    Private grounds and beach for only owners and their guests.

  • Beach clubhouse and pool

    Beach clubhouse and pool

  • Sunset on the beach

    Sunset on the beach

  • Placida Beach dock on the bay side

    Placida Beach dock on the bay side

  • Park your car in our gated, mainland lot, then ride our ferry, free, to island

    Park your car in our gated, mainland lot, then ride our ferry, free, to island

  • Building 2; outdoor grill on right

    Building 2; outdoor grill on right

  • New kitchen/dining

    New kitchen/dining

  • New king bedroom

    New king bedroom

  • Free satellite TV and WiFi

    Free satellite TV and WiFi

  • Half bath in loft

    Half bath in loft

  • 7 miles of sandy beach. Clean, quiet, private. And unique.

    7 miles of sandy beach. Clean, quiet, private. And unique.

  • Path to pool from condo

    Path to pool from condo

  • Our very quiet, very private Placida Beach

    Our very quiet, very private Placida Beach

  • Our island, cuddled by the bay on the east, and the Gulf on the west

    Our island, cuddled by the bay on the east, and the Gulf on the west

  • You won't want to leave . . .

    You won't want to leave . . .

VRBO #505915

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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1.5
  • Property type
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within an hour
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 06/25/2015
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