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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
Awesome week with family and friends in a magnificent hom
"The Bella Bellini is amazing!!!! If I could give this property higher than a 5 star rating I would. This property has everything you need. The linens beach towels bath towels starter set of the essentials (that actually got us half way thru the week) beach chairs umbrellas floaties beach toys beach cart and the list goes on and on. We had a group of 16 family and friends (14 adults and 2 kids) that spent a week at this wonderful place. There was plenty of room for all of us to have our own space and common areas for us to spend fun times together. The pictures are exactly what you get when you arrive. The beach is a short walk up a quant street that has a couple restaurants, general store, yolo ( place to rent all kind of things-bikes, golf carts, paddle boards etc) and our groups "favorite place" the ice cream shop. The bay is a short walk to watch the sunrise and is home of captiva cruises. The sunsets are something to see at the beach. People gather outside the Mucky duck to watch this breath taking moment each and every night which is just at the end of Andy Rosse lane. Last but definitely not least I can't say enough about the property manager Sheri. She was a joy to work with. She answered any questions I had very promptly both while we were there and prior to our arrival. She made sure everything was perfect for our stay even going above and beyond to extend our checkout since we had later flights home. I have dealt with many other property managers and Sheri is by far the best one I have ever dealt with. Hopefully our group will get the chance to come back to captiva and when we do this is where we will be be staying!!"
Guest: Robyn S.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 17, 2015
"The location is great. 90 second walk to a great beach and 2 minutes to dining. Very lush property and nice pool. The place needs painted and the linens need thrown away. They need all new towels and bed linens/pillows. These place gets overrun with tiny ants, maybe this is normal for Florida? They do have bug spray but the ants even found food we stored in the microwave! We used Jerry's in Sanibel to stock with groceries before we arrived and this worked out great. The price of the house was half of the cost of properties on the same street so if you want to save money and have a great location but put up with a place that is a little rough then this is a good choice. Bring sheets!"
Guest: PunsterDate of Stay: November 2014Review Submitted: January 3, 2015
"Best vacation ever!! (or at least it came close for me). The condo is beautiful and well equipped. The location is outstanding. Beautiful views!! The weather was perfect (mid 80's and sunny all week). Saw dolphins and manatees every day. I was nervous about going Easter week - I thought it might be too crowded but we practically had the beach to ourselves. I can't wait to return. I recommend renting a golf cart."
Guest: MichelleDate of Stay: April 2015Review Submitted: April 21, 2015
"This was our first trip to Captiva and we absolutely loved it. We were with extended family and the Bird of Paradise accommodated all needs. The younger children had toys to play with on the beach, along with umbrellas to sit under. The older children had games to play , movies to watch on a rainy day and ping pong, foosball and a pool table. After a morning at the beach,the swimming pool is very relaxing with an optional fountain to turn on. The kitchen is well stocked with utensils to meet all your cooking needs. However, if you would like to go to a restaurant, there are several within walking distance. The house itself felt more like a home than a vacation house. The bedrooms are set to sleep 10 comfortably. The furnishings are comfortable to sit on or take a nap. We utilized the marina to rent fishing poles and a boat for a half day fishing excursion. They were very easy to work with. We would recommend this property for a, large family, vacation."
Guest: LisaDate of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: June 29, 2015