Matlacha (pronounced Mat-la-shay), ranked 11th out of 46 Best Coastal Towns in America by Good Housekeeping Magazine. Situated in Southwest Florida and sits as the gateway to Pine Island.
It is an eclectic mix of shops, galleries and bars and restaurants, most with live entertainment.
Something for everyone! Rent a kayak and kayak through the mangroves of Matlacha cove and spot dolphin and manatee, or take a leisurely boat ride or eco-tour out to Matlacha Pass and tour the canals of the village of Matlacha or the canals of northwest Cape Coral.
Discover Pine Island and the historic towns of St James City and Bokeelia and the Key West feel of the local eateries and bars. From Pine Island, it is only a short boat ride across Pine Island Sound to Sanibel, Cayo Costa, Cabbage Key and Gasparilla Island. Charter, head boats and rental boats are available.
If fishing is your passion, then Matlacha is for you. The area waters are rich with snook, redfish, tarpon, etc.
Or if you prefer golf, there are 3 courses close by, Cape Royal Golf Club (2 miles) a 27 hole course, Coral Oaks (6 miles), an 18 hole Arthur Hills design, and Burnt Store Golf Club (11 miles) a 27 hole executive course.
The 1900 sq ft home sits on a deep water canal with direct boat access to the Gulf of Mexico. The home was completely renovated in 2016 and features a spacious, open-concept living area with large flat-screen TV. The fully-equipped kitchen has all new stainless appliances. The master BR features a king bed, walk-in closet and en suite bath, with walk-in shower, dual sink vanity and toilet room. The second BR has twin beds and an ample closet. In addition to the master bath, there is a 2nd full bath with tub and shower. Towels and bed linens are provided. Each bedroom has a flat screen TV. The home is equipped with DISH TV service and WIFI.
There is a screened lanai for outdoor dining or lounging, or sunbathe on the sundeck/dock, or drop a line in the water and hook a snook or mullet .
The home is conveniently situated just 1 mile from a shopping center with a Publix grocery store, Walgreen's, McDonalds, a nail salon, etc.
Just 50 minutes from SW Florida Regional Airport and 30 minutes from Punta Gorda Airport. It is just 20+ miles to the white sandy beaches of Fort Myers beach and Sanibel Island.
**BOAT SHOWN IN PICTURES IS NOT INCLUDED IN RENTAL