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Recent World reviews
"My family of 5 stayed here last July for 10 days. I chose it because it appeared well appointed and that is important to me. It was very tastefully decorated. There was plenty of space for our entire family. The master bed was extremely comfortable. The condo itself, the grounds, and the gated community of playacar is just gorgeous.
There are a few things that could have been improved upon. One, is that I think with such a spacious rooftop deck, a BBQ and perhaps a jacuzzi should be put in place in order to better enjoy relaxing dinners and time at the condo. Without these features, I'm sorry to say we didn't spend even one minute up on the deck. Pity too, seems like a great space that could be better utilized.
Another suggestion is that a nice rug should be placed underneath the dining room area for the chairs. They did scrape loudly against the marble floor when moved which caused the downstairs neighbor to complain about us twice. We are not loud people. We tried our best to be respectful but the combination of the marble floors made it difficult and heavy dining chairs made it difficult.
One other thing I will point out, although this is NO fault of the owner, is that the "10-30 minute" walk into town during the summer is brutal!!! I'm someone who enjoys an evening stroll so I was not put off by this idea at all. I was also aware that july would mean it would be very hot and humid. I truly didn't think this would bother me (it was 114 degrees when I left my home). However, I did not anticipate just how hot and humid this walk would be. It seemed to take forever. We'd then arrive sweaty to an open air resataurant (with no AC) to sweat some more, then, have the long walk back home. The same is true for beach access to the public beach. At least once you're there, you can cool off in the water. If you're there in the summer months, I highly recommend a rental car or getting taxies whe going into town or to the beach.
We did make use of the beach chairs at the Reef club one day and bought the all inclusive package there another day which was great.
All in all, I would most definitely stay here again as long as it wasn't during summer time. During summer, I'd unfortunately have to choose somewhere closer to restaurants with a more convenient beach access. But, if you're planning to be there in fall, winter, or spring, I can't imagine a nicer home with a better value."
Guest: Mel BDate of Stay: July 2014Review Submitted: January 5, 2015
"Stayed at this beautiful house for 2 weeks, March 2015. Barrie and Hillary are fantastic to deal with and were quick to respond to any questions we had. As nice as the pictures are they really don't do the place justice, it's even nicer when you see it in person. Everything is spotless and very comfortably furnished. The location is fantastic and convenient to all Cape Coral and Fort Myers have to offer. Our security deposit was returned promptly after our return. We will certainly consider renting here again. Lots of fantastic restaurants in the area. Try Monarca's if you're looking for great, authentic Mexican food!"
Guest: EvieDate of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: April 9, 2015
"Thistle Britches was exactly as advertised. Getting to the cabin was an adventure, which added excitement to our visit. It was late at night, and very dark, - as we followed the direction up the "narrow, steep and curvy road".(everything seems more fearful at night) We missed our turn and wound up in a very small area with no room to turn the "BIG High-Top van" around. We had to back-out the way we came in and carefully turn around in another cabin's small drive. We called Jamie and he guided us to the cabin and stayed on the phone with us, until we opened the cabin door. The cabin was clean, beautifully decorated, comfortable beds, and well equipped kitchen. The next morning, we enjoyed the views, the birds singing, and sounds of nature as we drank coffee sitting on the deck. Later on, as we went back down the mountain - I wondered WHERE that "steep curvy road" had went! (It was so scary the night before.) We went to the Lumber-Jack show, spent one day at Dollywood, and enjoyed shopping in PF. Because the cabin was in a private area, we were able to make a small fire and toast marshmallows. We watched movie's at night. The cabin had a pool table. game room, and a hot tub, but we were to busy with other things to enjoyed them. It was a very nice & needed get-a-way, and Thistle Britches was the place to be.!
Blessing to you Jamie for all your help and patience with us seniors!"
Guest: Skeeter P.Date of Stay: April 2015Review Submitted: April 24, 2015
"We rented the house for a week for 8 (plus a toddle). The house was comfortable and accommodating to our needs and sleeping arrangements. There were quite a few nic nacs around we had to move so my son didn't break them but that was no big deal. We had a great view of the beach from the deck and the waves crashing was quite soothing at night. The walk to the beach was a little further and harder to get to then we had hoped for but overall not to bad about 10 min door to beach. Would recommend stating there again."
Guest: AndrewDate of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: April 1, 2015