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Romantic Coquina Cottage on the Beach – Best Location & Views. Pet Friendly!

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Hammocks, beach chairs,internet -- it's all at Coquina!

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Last updated: 04/23/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

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Property description

Price quoted is for one studio suite, unless otherwise indicated. Each studio sleeps up to 2 adults/2 Children under 12. Please call now. Charming Coquina Cottage sits right in the inn sand, steps to Gulf of Mexico, on the award winning Captiva BEACH. Has own private beach, great seclusion. This very romantic and private Florida cottage is surrounded by an acre of the most beautiful TROPICAL Beach GARDENS, just a few steps to the Gulf of Mexico - All the beach and sun you can soak in, very well appointed, great attention to detail. Near shops and restaurants.
Our SUNSETS are awesome, the endless views from elevated hot tub/SPA are phenomenal. LAZY DAYS in the hammock on beach in our coconut palm grove...so easy ... and life is beautiful. Star gazing is amazing. See Sunsets and sunrises from cottage!

Our Coquina Cottage is completely comfortable and accommodating with many freebies, computer, internet, free local and long distance phones, Cable Hi-Def TV, WiFi, Netflix. COZY studio suites (upstairs and downstairs) each 400 sq.ft. under A/C. Each sleeps two adults and two kids under 12; each has a queen size bed and a queen size sleeper sofa. Computer,WiFi,internet,Netflix & Blueray.

And you'll love the outside as well; beautiful beach garden with large spa, sea grape and coconut palms canopy invites you to all kinds of OUTDOOR activities. Read a good book in the HAMMOCK, explore the Gulf of Mexico, enjoy your dinner at our sandy dining room in the shade, or just gaze at the evening stars in our large elevated SPA. Lighting leads the way for a nighttime beach walk or a MOONLIGHT swim. Most affordable rate for a cottage on the beach!

If shelling, body surfing, fishing, star gazing, paddle boarding, surfing and/or sunbathing is too tame for your memory book, take a 5 min. walk to Sanibel's Santiva Village or drive to Captiva's PICTURESQUE historical village for rental boats, sightseeing & shelling charters, sport fishing, parasailing, jet skiing, restaurants, shops and more. Sanibel's famous Ding Darling National WILDLIFE Refuge is less than 7 mins. drive.

Our Coquina Cottage offers a unique and very romantic setting. The UPPER SUITE is elevated a single flight of stairs with the most beautiful UNOBSTRUCTED VIEWS of the Gulf, beach and gardens. It has higher ceilings, an additional 200 sq.ft. of deck and a small breakfast kitchen with a BBQ on the deck.

The optional LOWER SUITE has a large kitchen, full laundry and a large ground level deck. Lower suite is wheelchair accessible. Each suite has a kitchen, BBQ. Lower suite has washer and dryer.

Parking for Coquina Cottage is plentiful and easy. We provide for our guests: iron, ironing board, hairdryer, high quality bedding, bath linens, beach towels, starter kit with dishwasher soap, dish sponge and soap, paper towels, trash bags, toilet paper, bar soap, shampoo and conditioner. Beach toys too!

Great elevated SPA, many eating venues and relaxing hammock, and beach toys. We aim to go ABOVE AND BEYOND expectations, and 'continuous improvement' is our motto.

Experience Coquina Cottage and find out why our guests keep coming again and again...

Our RELAXING GETAWAY is about a 45 minute drive from Fort Myers Southwest Regional International Airport, a 1 hr. drive from Naples 2 1/2 hrs. from Tampa, Fort Lauderdale & Miami. 3 1/2 hrs drive from Orlando. Some holiday periods are priced higher. Keywords: Cottage, beachfront, Gulf, on Beach, Views, Captiva, Shelling, Fishing... Amazing!

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Catering Available

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be at least 25 years of age....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    children under 12, otherwise count as adults. ...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    The cottage holds in each of two suites: 2 adults and 2 children under 12. The quotation is always for one suite unless otherwise indicated....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pet fee--no more than 2 pets, gross weight of both pets up to 50 lbs $100, This fee is charged with your reservation and is non-refundable....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Lower suite is wheelchair accessible....moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

  • Upper studio cottage suite: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon, 1 bunk bed

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  • Lower studio cottage suite: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Queen size Beds (1 in each of 2 suites), Twin or Single Beds (1) There is a loft twin bed in the upper suite only, each suite holds 2 adults and 2 under 12, upper holds 3 under 12. Perfect for young teens or pre-adolescents., Queen Sleep Sofa (1 in each of 2 suites) sleeper sofas and loft bed have linens included. Upper suite is more open spaced with awesome deck and views, computer, elevated deck, HiDef TV, WiFi, no laundry, smallish kitchen and average refrigerator. Lower suite has more, thus less open spaced, with awesome beach level deck, lesser views, no computer, walk to elevated hot tub deck, HiDef TV, WiFi, laundry, nice sized kitchen and larger refrigerator. No loft/bunk bed, does have queen bed and queen sleep sofa....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, outdoor shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, outdoor shower

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  • Our upper bathroom has 2 separate privacy areas, one is simply the commode and sink, the other area is simply a shower plus several outdoor showers and one foot shower....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Beach toys, computer tower, many eating areas and tables and chairs outside on property... with views. great hammock in coconut grove, outdoor showers and sink for shellers and anglers. One acre of beachfront privacy and workout facilities and poo, etc. only if you join Sanibel recreation center....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    nice library, reasonable number of books, plenty for size of unit....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player:

    Blue ray, 1 in each suite....moreless

  • Games:

    outdoors games, some board games,...moreless

  • Music Library:

    Blue-ray player offers Pandora, computer offers many online music choices...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    (2)...moreless

  • Stereo:

    includes music from HDTV and also on a portable boom box....moreless

  • Television:

    (2) Flatscreens, LCD, Infinity TV and Netflix, one in each studio suite....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Take in a fabulous sunset on our deck...reach out and touch the ocean... Lounge in our spa while enjoying ocean view under the stars...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    Lounge in our spa while enjoying ocean view under the stars....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    inside dining holds 2, outside is at least 4...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Each suite separately air conditioned. Each also equipped with 2 ceiling fans...moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    hi speed free...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    lower studio suite only...moreless

  • Computer Available:

    Nice desktop computer tower in upper studio only, high speed wireless internet access provided!...moreless

  • Free Long Distance:

    local and long distance domestic calls are free and unlimited...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    built into HVAC...moreless

  • Internet:

    free...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Bed Linens, pillowcases, hand, face and bath sheets, beach towels, kitchen towels...moreless

  • Living Room:

    upper suite has studio shared living room, but will be partly occupied by sleep sofa when needed....moreless

  • Parking:

    Private parking is plentiful on property; sometimes shared by OurCaptiva staff....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Private large drive and parking area. Sometimes shared by OurCaptiva staff...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    parking is expansive....moreless

  • Telephone:

    (2) one line....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    beach, bath and hand towels provided as starter towels; use laundry provided for lower suite only....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    lower studio suite only...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    WPA-2 Personal encrypted security, password provided upon arrival....moreless

Kitchen

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    (2)Top Floor: medium refrigerator with freezer, coffee maker, microwave, 4 burner stove, toaster indoor and outdoor utensils, blender, processor Ground Floor: Refrigerator with freezer, coffee maker, microwave, 4 burner stove, toaster, dishwasher, indoor and outdoor grills and utensils, blender,processor...moreless

  • Microwave:

    one in each unit....moreless

  • Oven:

    average oven in each, lower...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    salt, pepper and coffee...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    one 4 burner in each studio suite...moreless

  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles:

    can be rented, they deliver....moreless

  • Boat:

    Castaways Marina less than 1/4 mile to the south....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Amazing tropical beach garden....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    a grill for each studio suite. Upper grill is electric, lower is gas....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Several miles to Sanibel recreation center....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Only if you join Sanibel recreation center....moreless

  • Hot Tub:

    Outdoor spa for evening star gazing on property, private....moreless

  • Jetted Tub

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Special offer: Spring & Summer early birds: choose best dates & prices NOW!

Sleeps up to 4A/4C < 12, Captiva's best beach:Rent one suite, get second @ 75% off. Great deal & reviews on most popular & comfortable ON the beach cottage. Just few steps to Gulf,your own full beach acre, gorgeous/private, tropical landscape; art & relaxation abound, these dates will disappear soon, everyone loves Coquina Cottage! Come warm up in glow of sunset on your own elevated hot tub/decks.

Offer for: May 30, 2015 - Nov 21, 2015 View calendar

Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Apr 25 - May 22, 2015
5 night min stay
$360
$2,525
Memorial
May 23 - May 29, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,295
Summer
May 30 - Jul 3, 2015
5 night min stay
$360
$2,525
July 4th
Jul 4 - Jul 10, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,495
Summer
Jul 11 - Aug 14, 2015
5 night min stay
$360
$2,525
Value Season
Aug 15 - Sep 3, 2015
3 night min stay
$400
$2,800
Labor Day
Sep 5 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,495
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 27, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,750
Value Season
Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
$360
$2,525
Holiday
Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,400
January
Jan 2 - Jan 22, 2016
5 night min stay

$2,595
February
Jan 23 - Feb 19, 2016
5 night min stay

$2,950
Peak season
Feb 20 - Mar 18, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,350
Week before Easter
Mar 19 - Mar 25, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,350
Easter
Mar 26 - Apr 1, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,350
Peak season
Apr 2 - Apr 22, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,950
Summer
Apr 23 - May 27, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,690
Memorial
May 28 - Jun 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,350
Summer
Jun 4 - Jul 1, 2016
5 night min stay

$2,690
July 4th
Jul 2 - Jul 8, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,500
Summer
Jul 9 - Sep 2, 2016
3 night min stay

$2,690
Labor Day
Sep 3 - Sep 9, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,250
Value Season
Sep 10 - Nov 18, 2016
3 night min stay

$2,300
Thanksgiving
Nov 19 - Nov 25, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,800
Value season
Nov 26 - Dec 16, 2016
5 night min stay

$2,300
Holiday
Dec 17 - Jan 6, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,350
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$600

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • <7n non-stndrd schdl adj $200
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

Rates 100% including taxes & fees. Free: linens, local & long distance phone, WiFi, Cable & Netflix, HiDef, en suite Computer (upper suite),necessary beach stuff, toys, bottle of wine.

Cottage has 2 studio suites, rates are for 1, except in high season; priced@75% off 2nd suite, or 50% during holidays. 25% deposit at time of booking, final payment will be by check.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

  • Bowman's Beach

    "Very good for shelling, snowy plovers in season, nesting least terns and many more birds."

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35 Miles
Nearest Airport
RSW
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Lazy Flamingo
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Sanctuary
30 Miles
Nearest Motorway
US 75
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Sunset Grill
Captiva Island
Nearest Beach
Captiva & Sanibel

Car: Recommended

Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge, State of the Art Recreation Center on Sanibel, Bailey-Matthews Shell Musuem, Edison-Ford Home Estates, Shelling and Fishing excursions, 26 miles of bike paths on Sanibel and so much more to do and see. Orlando is 4 hours away and Tampa is approximately 3 hours a way as well.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: We live on island, as does our staff. We provide quick response to needs. Of still greater interest is the Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, 5 miles from the cottage, south on Sanibel as well as Sanibel recreation center.

Why the Owner Chose Captiva Island:
This is a gorgeous private acre on Captiva's world renowned beach. This small, Olde Florida Cottage is like a blast from the past with Tropical Landscaping, great beach location, privacy and amazing sunsets; nothing on these islands is closer to the Gulf--what more could you ask for? Awesome, some guests call it shabby chic design.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Amazing location right on the beach, wonderful views and location. Great spa, amazing tropical landscaping. Full acre on the beach. So close to Santiva Village Marina, groceries, great restaurants, fishing and shelling... walk to Sanibel! Close to recreation center and Ding Darling.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, greek

Links to more information:

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Photos

  • Hammocks, beach chairs,internet -- it's all at Coquina!

    Hammocks, beach chairs,internet -- it's all at Coquina!

  • Our Beach, The Gulf and The Sun are waiting for your arrival

    Our Beach, The Gulf and The Sun are waiting for your arrival

  • Just part of the view......

    Just part of the view......

  • The upstairs kitchen for those stay in nights

    The upstairs kitchen for those stay in nights

  • Queen size bed with twin bunk, sleeper sofa, storage for luggage

    Queen size bed with twin bunk, sleeper sofa, storage for luggage

  • Coquina's lower suite includes full kitchen and washer & dryer

    Coquina's lower suite includes full kitchen and washer & dryer

  • The view from Coquina's  deck in unbeatable!!!

    The view from Coquina's deck in unbeatable!!!

  • Sit back and enjoy the view, the Gulf and the amenities

    Sit back and enjoy the view, the Gulf and the amenities

  • Photo Taken: 6/3/2010. As you can see, our beaches are pristine & ready for use

    Photo Taken: 6/3/2010. As you can see, our beaches are pristine & ready for use

  • ...and even more Gulf view!

    ...and even more Gulf view!

  • Coquina's endless view-your front row seat to paradise

    Coquina's endless view-your front row seat to paradise

  • Coquina's lower suite with Queen sized bed and sleeper sofa.

    Coquina's lower suite with Queen sized bed and sleeper sofa.

  • Enjoy our sea grape umbrella and view for breakfast, lunch or dinner

    Enjoy our sea grape umbrella and view for breakfast, lunch or dinner

  • Nature at your door. Abundance of birds,manatees,dolphins, an outdoor foto feast

    Nature at your door. Abundance of birds,manatees,dolphins, an outdoor foto feast

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    8
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Cottage
Owner
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, spanish, greek
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/23/2015
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