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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
"This was my family of 6 first stay at this condo unit where we were for the past week (mid-March). When we arrived we found the unit to be appropriately cleaned. The condo was well laid out and very comfortable to relax, cook, and eat. The kitchen had all of the utensils that we needed. We used the blender to make tasty Pina Coladas. Hmmm! We cooked in for all of the nights except for one and we used the community grills 4x during the week. With this first floor unit, the grills are conveiniently located one the other side of the tennis court. Blind Pass has 5 Weber gas grills to use; a very nice set up. We brought a perforated pan to cook veggies and fish, which worked out great. The kitchen had everything we needed to cook each meal. The kitchen table is big enough to comfortably accommodate 6 people and could handle 8. The living room furniture was comfortable, especially the rocker. There were TV's in the living room and in all bedrooms that we never used.
The unit had a blender, coffee maker, washer, dryer and fairly new SST kitchen appliances. The bedrooms were all nicely furnished to store our clothes. 2 of the 3 bathrooms had what appeared to be new shower units that had multiple shower heads or nozzles and had large shower stalls. There were hairdryers in at least 2 of the bathrooms. The air conditioning worked good in the day time, but it was limited to 71 degrees at night which made it a little too warm for us. The unit had a screened in porch which we used to sit out and relax and play some board games.
There are 2 tennis courts in the complex; one is right outside the unit. And the swimming pool and condo association's offices are no more than 50 yards from the unit; very conveinient. The staff at Blind Pass was helpful and accommodating. The unit came with multiple toys to enjoy your time there including: a beach wagon, several coolers of different sizes, some children's beach toys, Frisbee, about 4 beach chairs, a beach umbrella, a small space heater, and some fishing rods and reels. However, the umbrella isn't particularly robust and several of the chairs are showing their age. It's about a 5 minute walk down to the beautiful Bowman Beach. We watch several sunsets there. Gorgeous. We rented bikes for the week but it was a 7 mile ride into town and then back, so we wouldn't do that again.
Peter, the owner responded promptly to all emails. In summary, I highly recommend staying here."
Guest: Tom S.Date of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: March 22, 2015
"This was our first booking through VRBO, and we were not disappointed! From the start, communication the owner was friendly and easy. She made us feel at home before we even arrived by supplying us with lots of useful information and maps. The rooms are spacious and comfortable, the kitchen and bathrooms had everything we needed, and the beach supplies in the closets were a great bonus! Beach chairs, beach cart, beach umbrellas, beach toys, beach towels - knowing that all this was there made packing a breeze so we were able to get in and out of the airport in record time (that's with 2 kids 8 and 4) While staying, we saw manatee, aligators, osprey, and over various water birds in the bayou. The beach had live conch shells, sea urchins, and baby horse shoe crabs. The only wildlife I didn't appreciate were the 'no-see-ums' but they were only bad if you wanted to take in a beach sunset. We weren't prepared for that and got bitten up pretty badly. I now know their name and know how to protect myself. the owner called to check on us a few times, but she missed us a few times because we were enjoying the beach and the rest of Sanibel. She caught us eventually and just wanted to know how everything was going and if we had any questions. All in all, it was a very enjoyable stay and if we're going back to Sanibel in the future, we will look up this spot again."
Guest: Erik M.Date of Stay: August 2015Review Submitted: August 30, 2015
"I just wanted to tell you how much we enjoyed your condo. At first, I was a little concerned by my kids’ "what are we going to do" reaction (especially our 14 yr old, ha). But that only lasted thru the first day and they realized that just like anywhere else -we have to make our fun. It doesn't just come to us. We turned out having more laughs in a week than I can remember.
Their favorite was definitely fishing. We rented a boat out of Jensens in Captiva and rode over to North Captiva for lunch and fished over and back. Good spot with outdoor ping pong, corn hole, ice cream/gift shop and outdoor lunch. On that trip, one son caught a baby shark and another small fish and our other son caught a kinda big mackerel. He had to work for it. They also did another fishing charter with friends staying in Ft Myers and caught over 20 fish between them. They have a new fever for fishing.
They also loved the tennis courts. We played every day. Neither of the boys were really into the beach but my husband and I appreciated that the most. We walked every day on the beach.Your place was so perfect and you can tell you thought of everything. It was a great, much needed getaway and a trip I know we will always remember."
Guest: Amy H.Date of Stay: April 2015Review Submitted: April 19, 2015
"We just returned from spending a week at this lovely condo. It is a beautifully furnished and decorated place. The owner has thought of everything when equipping this condo even down to additional bedding for extra visitors, toys, children's movies, a pack n play and other items for infants. The place was extremely clean and all appliances (including the TV) were very simple to operate. The lanai was lovely and very private with lots of bushes that hide the parking area. The beach is a short walk and was accessed through a very natural path, bridge over a lagoon and then a sandy path with protected dunes on either side. Cars are parked in a shaded area with protection from the elements and is well-maintained. The pool area is very nice with lots of chairs and restrooms. Check-in was very simple and the staff at the office were helpful and accommodating. The owner provided us with a lengthy list of things we might like to see and do, restaurants and local activities. The J.N. Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge was the jewel in the crown - a fabulous place to see local and migrant wildlife, well-structured, and so interesting. We were made to feel very welcome by the owner and I would highly recommend staying at this condo when going to Sanibel Island."
Guest: Cheek E.Date of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: January 26, 2015