'Paradise Found' - 'Like New' Gulf-View Beach House -Steps from the Water!(15 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
Beach Cottage, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4-5)
'Like New' beautifully decorated STILT home on a private, bridgeless island just a few yards from 7 miles of secluded, unspoiled beaches. Enjoy beautiful views of the gulf and sunsets from two screened lanais .
Sounds of the surfs are endless, yet serene, as you nap or are in for a good nights sleep. It is the paradise you’ve been looking for. The fun and sun - whether you are enjoying the beautiful beaches or some of the best Snook and Tarpon fishing in Florida. Great shelling -Sanibel without the crowds!
Little Gasparilla Island has no roads, only winding sand paths to be explored by foot or golf cart. It is accessible only by boat and just a few minutes from the mainland.
So, come enjoy this beautiful paradise getaway.
Amenities: Accommodations for four adults or two adults and three small children. First bedroom has a queen size bed; the second bedroom has two twins. There are ceiling fans in all rooms and lanais. Open kitchen is well equipped with microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, and dishes/utensils. Other features include gas BBQ grill, all linens, washer & dryer, TV with satellite, DVD, radio/CD player. Supplied by city water system with drinkable tap water.
No Pets Please and No Smoking Inside!
Golf cart rentals available on the Island.
Just bring your food and other personal needs. We have all the comforts of home to make your vacation wonderful.
Activities: Enjoy fishing and collecting shells and sharks teeth along the beach.
'Ghostcrabs' can be seen scurrying along the beaches and loggerhead turtles come up from the gulf during nesting season to lay their eggs. Pelicans and dolphins are abundant in the gulf and bay and you can frequently see manatees in the bay.
Shopping, golf and many fine restaurants are close by on the mainland.
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Member since: 2000
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
- Wheelchair Inaccessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom
- Also an outside open shower for rinsing off after day on the beach!
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable
- Away From It All
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 4 people
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
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My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Tax Rate 12%
$150-$200 per night - $600 minimum for up to 4 nights.
Plus 7% state tax and 5% tourist tax.
Longer rentals available at a discount.
Master Card and Visa Accepted
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Enjoy Fishing, and Shelling on the island, Children will love to collect sharks teeth and sand dollars and watch the 'ghost crabs' scurry on the beach, For the fisherman, Little Gasparilla is just north of Gasparilla pass near Boca Grande, the Tarpon 'fishing capital' of the world, Golfing, Boat Charters, and Cruises are available nearby on mainland
Year Purchased: 2002
About the owner: I find nothing more relaxing than being near the water, and my home and vacation cottages are all just steps away. Just retired after 31 years in education, I am looking forward to more time in 'Paradise'!
Why the Owner Chose Placida, FL, USA:
About ten years ago we heard of a 'Little Island' that was accessible only by boat. After a little research we found it, made a trip down from NJ and purchased our cottage the next day. We have loved every minute we spend on the Island and enjoy sharing our vacation paradise with others. Many repeat guests are creating family traditions at 'Miss Patti's' cottage.
- Primary: +1 6096282923
- Secondary: +1 6095761999
- Fax: +1 6096284113
our tropical vacation home
'Crew' room with door to lanai
Satellite TV and games when you are not out and about!
path to white sand beach only steps away
Peeking over the horizon
What a catch!
Pelicans waiting for dinner!
Bright, fully equipped kitchen
Pocket slider off master bedroom - fall asleep to sounds of the waves!
7 miles of private beach!
Dock at end of lane where you catch the water taxi
Finds on the sand!
Early morning color!
Screened lanai off bedrooms to enjoy beach views and relaxing!
Waiting for you!
This listing was first published here in 2000.
Date last modified - Friday, February 17, 2017
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