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Just-Off-the-Beach House on Fort Myers Beach!

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

Save your vacation money just like these owners did by being across the street from the water rather than on the beach! Gorgeous 3/2 house with vaulted ceilings and Tommy Bahama decor! Everything you could possibly need has been provided, along with directions to get everywhere you want either On island, or OFF, and over into Bonita Springs or Naples! We have created this hospitality to have everything you could ever want to use on vacation, and have it there, waiting for your arrival! So just bring your swimsuit, toothbrush, and sweater for the dining air conditioning!

It is actually a 'stilt' home, but looks like a large 2 story house. There are stairs to the front and back, to easily access the beach, which is across the street, in back. Enjoy your meals on the 'lanai' (a screened porch down here) with the fans going overhead, and a laid back relaxing vacation!

This house is located at the south end of the island, away from the 'carnival' atmosphere of North Ft. Myers Beach, where all the motels & arcades are crowded together, and traffic on the only main street is slower then walking! The trolley is available for around 75 cents/person, and makes this area easier to get to. Instead, you can drive south along the 3 short islands, through Lovers Key State Park, past beach mansions in Bonita Beach, and on into Bonita Springs or Naples, playground of millionaires all year long!

From beaching, to boating, seeing the fabulous wildlife, gourmet dining, incredible shopping, (all outside-remember, it's 70+ degrees in January!) theater, dancing, and something to satisfy every style or appetite, you'll start to understand why people really do feel this is paradise, and you will want to stay or return as often as possible! Thirty minutes from the airport, door to door! Hurry down and be prepared to want to stay forever!


More Details

Molly Eovino
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

What a wonderful week we had staying in your lovely home! It was just perfect for us! The bikes worked out great! The island is so beautiful and we ate, drank and were merry! It is definitely a place we would like to visit again! All of the information in the house was so useful! Thanks again for all of your help and we look forward to visiting again!
Jan 2011
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Laguna Shores House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Queen size Beds (1) Master BR, Yellow guest room both have queen sized beds, excellent mattress', Twin or Single Beds (1) 2 twin beds in the front BR
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
Some views of the Gulf, depending on the room. Vaulted ceilings. Everything is provided including the beach towels, beach chairs, bags, even the cooler. Less then 10 minutes to entertainment or the store. Fifteen minutes to extended shopping and gourmet dining. Located on the south end of the island, in a quiet neighborhood setting, so away from traffic hassles and noise.


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Just-Off-the-Beach House on Fort Myers Beach!
average rating of 4.9605265 based on 77 reviews
Winter Springs, FL


  • 5 of 5

This is a WOW WOW house. Amazing stay at this lovely house, which is very comfortable, a lot of space for everyone. Everything you may need at your stay is already there. Its is so conveniently located, across form the beach, 2 minutes drive form Lovers Key Park and 10 minutes drive form Barefoot beach. Also, CVS, Publix and 7/11 very closed by.

We really enjoyed our stay here, WE LOVED IT. So far one of the best VRBO. Definitely will stay again!!!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your fun conversation while you were were here, come back for Labor Day!
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Clean well furnished and pretty well maintained a lot of the small things provided

  • 5 of 5

Nice location and quiet area. Short walk to the beach with many beach items provided. Owner try’s very hard to ensure a great stay. Lots of local information was provided

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you, Mike, for your nice review! You noticed my "comfort effort". Thanks also, for the super gift addition of a big crock pot! Other suggestions are already ordered :-) Come back to check out the BUCC house again!
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  • 5 of 5

From the Czech Republic, this was our 2nd long-term stay at the BUCC house. Enjoyed a month of sand & gulf, visiting with family, wonderful food, & excellent weather! Molly is always available to help with questions or house attention.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Miami, Florida, USA

Memorable Memorial Day Weekend

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the house from a Friday through Monday. We went with my wife and my daughter and my bother and his wife and my 5 year old nephew. Also my parents came along. We were 6 adults and 2 children. The house was very comfortable. Central air, many fans, and roomy. Kitchen and living room were big, plenty of sitting areas. Kitchen was comfortable. we had everything we needed. Dinner table was big enough for us. There are 2 bathrooms, one with the big room and one shared. The parking spaces outside were big, enough for 3 SUV to park and there was room for more. The garage has a lot of beach stuff like chairs, games, beach balls, etc. And the location was far away enough from time square ( where all the action is) not to be bothered by noise of traffic congestion, but close enough to be able to go as we pleased. Location was easy to find. Directions were right on. The house is a block away from the beach. However, a 1 mile drive south is Lover's key park. It is free to enter and there are many things to do in the park, like fishing, bbq, swimming, walking trails, etc. Overall, I recommend this rental without any hesitation. And Molly, our contact person, was available at any time to address any concerns we might have and she also provided us with great recommendations.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You are VERY welcome to return any time!! Thank you for your wonderful review!
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  • 5 of 5

Stayed at the this house over Easter it was clean, great location and a wonderful owner to work with. Would go back if I ever have the chance.

Megan S

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A Beautiful Escape

  • 5 of 5

Wow! The BUCC House was perfect for our weekend getaway! We felt at home the moment we walked in the door. The house itself was spotless and cozy, equipped with everything needed for the stay, and so close to a beautiful, quiet beach full of amazing shells! Molly is the absolute BEST! She was super sweet and accommodating from the time we committed to rent to the time we left. Thank you again! Our group of 6 unanimously agreed if we get another weekend in Bonita Beach we will be back at the BUCC House!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Congratulations again on your event in the Ft Myers area! I am always tickled when I can play host to families gathered together. Start planning that weekend in the Bonita-Ft Myers Beach area so you can have more time at the beaches or take a boat out to check the wildlife! I would love to have you return anytime!
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
30-45 minutes
Car: necessary

You are 3 minutes from the most beautiful state park in all of Florida (Lover's Key), with nature at it's finest. The best beaches and activities. Another 5 minutes and you are in Barefoot Beach Park, with the tortiose' crossing the road and bald eagles overhead, speaking of which, a pair of eagles are starting a nest in a neighbor's pine tree. Also, you can be in a boat on the back bay in a half hour including the paperwork, with dolphins & manatees all around!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Damage Deposit $300

Pay in full, OR:: 1/4 of total payment upon reservation, regular installment payments. Paid in full 90 days ahead of reservation.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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