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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Come stay on a tropical island in a truly tropical-style luxury home. The adventure begins with a 20-minute boat ride from the mainland transporting you to a unique vacation experience; 'island time.' Once on the island, the pace of life slows allowing time for the finer things of life. The Coral Reef is the perfect house to experience this relaxed pace and rejuvenate the mind and spirit.

Our home was designed and built with island living in mind. The Coral Reef is ideal for extended families or a 2-family group. We have 2 master-bedroom suites, and private bathrooms for each of the four bedrooms! The generous verandas, decks, and patio extend the living space seamlessly to the tropical garden, North Captiva. Sunrises and sunsets as viewed from the decks and verandas are the perfect punctuation to a day 'on island.'

This home is complete with all the luxuries and more that one would expect of a first-class vacation home. We supply a computer with wireless high speed internet access; you may prefer to bring your own computer. There is unlimited long distance wired phone service for use by our guests. XBox 360 for the gamers in the group. We are constantly upgrading our amenities. Come stay in our island villa with friends and family, and I promise you will feel at home during your stay and rejuvenated when you leave.

Keywords: Beach,Pool,House,villa,beach house, getaway,island,

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Property must be rented by a responsible adult at least 25 years old....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    Many of our guests are family groups. We do typically have an assortment of sand toys and have high chairs and cribs to make it comfortable for the children and easy on the parents....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We do ask you pick up after your pet and do not allow your pet to harass the local island creatures such as the tortoises......moreless

  • Smoking Allowed:

    Smoking is allowed outside the home. We do ask you to dispose of the butts properly ...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    master bedroom with bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Master bedroom with bathroom...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    With bathroom...moreless

  • Loft: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    This is a queen-size sofa bed....moreless

  • Bedroom 4

    Trundle bed converts to 2 singles or one queen with bedroom...moreless

  • Each of the two master bedrooms has a queen size bed and private master bath. The 'kid's' bedroom has two twin beds and a private bath. A 4th bedroom has a trundle bed which can either be made up as a queen size bed or 2 twin beds - whatever meets your needs and has its own private bath! We can supply you with two or three Pack & Play baby's beds along with high chairs. A queen-size sofa couch is located in the loft for privacy and incredible views....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    Rain head and hand held shower heads in Shower ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    Rain head and hand held shower heads you choose...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • 4 baths so all 4 bedrooms have private baths. Custom tile and cabinet installations make each bath unique. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Use of our golf cart included in every rental. Satellite TV's with DVD players in all bedrooms and living room. Guest membership to the private North Captiva Island Club and all its amenities, tennis, 2 large pools and deck chairs, kayaks, pool bar, wifi, hot tub ... Outdoor kitchen with Gas Grill, sink and refrigerator, High speed wireless internet, sun/observation deck, Veranda with dining / lounging area and great gulf sunset views, Marble patio/pool deck, Excellent water filtration system including RO filtration at the kitchen sink and ice maker, Use of golf cart included during your stay. We supply beach chairs and umbrellas as well as beach towels for your use....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Assortment...moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    There is a DVD player at each TV...moreless

  • Game Room:

    Assorted board games and cards. Darts, Shuffle board table, Corn hole the bean bag game....moreless

  • Games:

    XBox with Connect - 5 game discs. You may bring your favorite. Our new game room has darts, a Shuffle Board Table and Tiki ring toss game. We also have the bean bag game called Corn Hole. ...moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable:

    A TV in every bedroom and one in the Great room. All with VCR and DVD players....moreless

  • Stereo:

    We have a quality stereo system installed with speakers in the Great Room and the Kitchen. ...moreless

  • Television:

    Each bedroom has a TV with dvd player. The living room has a 47' flat screen TV with X box and DVD Player...moreless

  • Toys:

    Beach/pool...moreless

  • VCR
  • Video Games:

    X box 360 with connect...moreless

  • Video Library:

    We supply a small library of popular movies or bring your own!...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    The Coral Reef is located a couple of hundred yards back from the 3.5 mile long shell filled beach. It is a few minute walk or a 1 minute golf cart ride to the beach. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    Inside dining for 8+ with a view and Veranda dining with view of the Gulf of Mexico for 8 plus....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Fully air conditioned house. ...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    High Speed wifi through out the house...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Matching washer/dryer. Dryer with wrinkle-free drying....moreless

  • Computer Available:

    DSL high speed internet or bring your laptop and connect using our wireless router....moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    No cars on the island but pull your golf cart up under the house to keep it out of the weather. We supply you with a golf cart included in the rental!...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Fitness equipment available at the Island Club ...moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Use your own computer and connect to our free wifi ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Quality linens provided....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Great room with 14' high ceiling. Lots of light, access to veranda and views of the Gulf of Mexico...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Secure parking available at either marina that the water taxi's leave from. Check for current rates...moreless

  • Telephone:

    We have added unlimited long distance with in the US. So feel free to pick up the phone and call family and friends!...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and beach towels provided. ...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Front loading washer! Located just off the bedrooms. Easy on your clothes & very convenient...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    High Speed wifi through out the house...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    A drip style coffee maker is supplied for your use. ...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    A complete set of Cooking Utensils are stocked in the kitchen ready to help you prepare great meals. ...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    A complete set of dishes and utensils are supplied for your use. ...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Gourmet kitchen fully stocked and ready for you to create your favorite island dishes....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Jen Air oven...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Ice and water dispenser are RO filtered water. Crisp clean tasting!...moreless

  • Stove:

    Jenn Air stove with down draft vent...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    The Coral reef has several verandas! My favorite has gulf views and is accessible through french doors from the kitchen or living room. There is a table for dining 'al fresco' and several Adirondack chairs to enjoy the gulf sunsets....moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Available at the Island Club!...moreless

  • Boat:

    Kayaks available at the island club no charge. Rental boats and jet ski's available at Sun & Fun ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    The pool and BBQ grill are part of a large tumbled-marble patio with cushioned furniture and 2 dining/game tables. Sit in the sun or in the shade with 2 ceiling fans to keep you cool even on the hottest days....moreless

  • Golf:

    Alden Pines golf course is located next to the Island Girl Water Taxi Marina. Just a beautiful 20 minute boat ride from the Coral Reef! ...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Kayaks available for use at the Island Club at no charge! ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas grill located in the outdoor kitchen on the patio level. ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    At the Island Club. Bring you own racket or use the club supplied ones. ...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Fishing available for rent at Fun & Sun located at the island club. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Guest membership to private island club included in the rental. The club has 2 large pools and a hot tub as well as a pool bar featuring drinks and sandwitches....moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Located at the private island club. ...moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Private pool surround by a tumbled stone patio and lush tropical vegetation....moreless

  • Sauna:

    Located at the private island club...moreless

  • Shared Hot Tub
  • Jetted Tub:

    Located in one of the 4 custom baths. ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jun 6 - Aug 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,250

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Fall
Aug 16 - Nov 20, 2015
4 night min stay
$425
$2,450
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015
4 night min stay
$645
$3,950

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

Winter 2015
Nov 29 - Dec 18, 2015
4 night min stay
$410
$2,650
Christmas
Dec 19 - Dec 25, 2015
7 night min stay

$4,200
NewYears
Dec 26 - Jan 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$500
Winter 2016
Jan 2 - Feb 12, 2016
4 night min stay
$410
$2,650
Early spring
Feb 13 - Feb 26, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,850
Interem spring
Feb 27 - Mar 12, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,950
Spring
Mar 13 - Mar 18, 2016
6 night min stay

$4,200
High Season
Mar 26 - Apr 16, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,850

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

3 night minimum stay accepted during some seasons or for last minute bookings. Check with owner for stay's of less than 7 nights.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

  • Barnacle Phil's

    "This restaurant dates back to the early 70's when the island was first being converted from ..."

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  • Alden Pines Country Club

    "Just a water taxi ride away! What a great way to start and end a round of golf. Aldens Pines..."

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  • Boats and Fun North Captiva

    "Boats and Fun is an island concession with lots to offer from scuba diving, boat rentals, Je..."

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20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Regional Southwest International (RSW) - Ft. Myers
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Pool Bar at the Club.
0.5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Either at the Island Club or Barnacle's.
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Just take the Island Girl Water Taxi.
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I-75
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Island Club, Barnacle's, & Over the Waterfront.
0.2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Less than 100 yds down sandy track Panama Shell

Car: Not Necessary

3.5 miles of beach and access to the back bay by kayak which affords great wildlife viewing and fishing, just relaxing, and living life by 'island time.'

Take a ferry services for a sunset cruse or island hopping to check out the neighborhood.

New game room with darts, a shuffle board table, 'corn hole' (the bean bag toss game) and more.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2012

About the owner: This island home was built in 2005. It has been a pleasure to share it with guests over the years. We love North Captiva, and it is great to have others come out and enjoy the island also. We live in Springfield; and one day, when we retire we hope to be able to spend more time on Island. 'Till then, it is our pleasure to share the experience of North Captiva with all our guests. So, come and enjoy our island. Always a pleasure to host your stay!

Why the Owner Chose North Captiva Island:
The Coral Reef, professionally decorated and fully furnished, is a one-of-a-kind home designed for island living and ready to be your home away from home. North Captiva is a unique respite in this world of hustle - no cars, no street lights, 3.5 miles of natural beach all on a little tropical island, North Captiva! We fell in love with it, and we know you will too!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The most unique benefit of staying at the Coral Reef is rest and relaxation mixed with just the right amount of discovery and socializing - away from it all, but still able to enjoy several unique quality restaurants and more sea shells and sand dollars than you will ever be able to bring home. With no street lights you can enjoy watching the stars and moon travel across the darkened sky. Staying on North Captiva is just an amazing experience we call it 'Island Time.'


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Coral Reef Beach House

    Coral Reef Beach House

  • Optional 4th Bedroom, with queen size trundle bed, private bath and sundeck

    Optional 4th Bedroom, with queen size trundle bed, private bath and sundeck

  • The 'kids' bedroom 2 twin beds

    The 'kids' bedroom 2 twin beds

  • The front yard with coconut palm

    The front yard with coconut palm

  • One of 2 master bedrooms

    One of 2 master bedrooms

  • Sun set over the gulf

    Sun set over the gulf

  • Stroll to the beach just down the road or take the golf cart!

    Stroll to the beach just down the road or take the golf cart!

  • Barnacles an Island institution serving island fare

    Barnacles an Island institution serving island fare

  • Live entertainment while on the water taxi

    Live entertainment while on the water taxi

  • Bath with rain head shower

    Bath with rain head shower

  • Patio level kitchen w/gas grill for those shore lunches

    Patio level kitchen w/gas grill for those shore lunches

  • Gourmet Kitchen, Fully equipt ready to create your favorite food and drinks!

    Gourmet Kitchen, Fully equipt ready to create your favorite food and drinks!

  • The Great Room with Gulf views, cathedral ceiling, and comfortable furniture

    The Great Room with Gulf views, cathedral ceiling, and comfortable furniture

  • The Beach!

    The Beach!

  • Tropical landscaping!

    Tropical landscaping!

  • One of the neighbors! A Gopher Tortoise

    One of the neighbors! A Gopher Tortoise

  • Veranda Dining with Perserve & Ocean Sunset Views

    Veranda Dining with Perserve & Ocean Sunset Views

  • One of 4 Quality restaurants on the island!

    One of 4 Quality restaurants on the island!

  • Great Heron looking for breakfast at the beach

    Great Heron looking for breakfast at the beach

  • Pool set in marble patio adjacent to stone patio and out door kitchen

    Pool set in marble patio adjacent to stone patio and out door kitchen

  • The Coral Reef, In and Above the trees

    The Coral Reef, In and Above the trees

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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 06/27/2015
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