Paradise Retreat... Less Than Two Minute Walk to the Beach and the Bay!!!
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:No
Newer and modern surf/nautical theme 'Key West style' cottage, less than two minute walk to dock shared exclusively by owners/renters and to 7 miles of pristine secluded beach accessible by private boat or water taxi (5 min. ride). An island with no cars, commercial businesses or paved roads. Just enjoy beautiful sunrise/sunsets, shelling, world class fishing, boating, nature walks, swimming or simply relax! Golf cart rentals are available on the island, or just walk throughout the many winding sand paths. You can enjoy watching the dolphins, manatees, birds, and nesting sea turtles.
Indoor Amenities: Newer home nicely decorated with comfy seating for eight when you are dining or watching TV. Kitchen is fully equipped. It has stainless steel appliances, water filter, blender, coffee maker, toaster & All the necessary gadgets. Napkins, spices, sugar, condiments, towels (incl. beach towels), linens, toilet paper & dishwasher detergent is included. Separate laundry room. Tile throughout the house. 55' LED TV, Satellite TV, DVD, stereo w/surround sound in family room. Satellite TV/DVD also in master bedroom. Movies, puzzles & games for all ages. A/C and fans in all rooms.
Tired after a day at the beach or fishing ... relax and enjoy this cozy retreat!!!
You will find everything you need. Just bring your food, drinks, and a bathing suit!
Outdoor Amenities: Outdoor lanai has 2 hammocks, 4 Adirondack chairs, mosaic table w/4 chairs, and outdoor speakers. Picnic table (seats 8) is located downstairs. Outdoor shower. Also available for your use 2 kayaks/life vests, 4 beach chairs and a cooler. **Private dock with fish cleaning table** is available.
Walk to the white sand beach or through the nature trails, go fishing, start a shell collection, watch the dolphins, manatees . . . simply Enjoy Nature! Go to the dock and drink a cup of coffee while watching the sunrise. Later join the island tradition of watching the spectacular sunset, sipping a frozen Margarita!
Lots of excellent restaurants (some accessible by boat), golf courses, and shopping on the mainland. Information on these available upon request.
Water taxi & rental details: Park your car at Eldred's Marina (941) 697-1431 & get the water taxi or your boat to the island.
Water taxi: Pirates Water Taxi - Captain Emmett Shane (941) 697-5777. LGI Golf Cart Rental: (941) 697-3820
Boat rental & fishing charters - contact Gasparilla Marina (941) 697-2280.
*Address and directions available upon request.
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Member since: 2007
- 1325 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8
- On bedrooms 2 maximum weight on the bunk beds (top bed) is 165 lbs.
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Outdoor shower.
- Smoking allowed outdoors only. Two kayaks with two life vests, one canoe with two life vests, four beach chairs, one cooler, cart and two hammocks are included. Also included is an espresso coffee machine, sugar, salt and spices. 55' LED TV(living room) and a 40" LED TV (master bedroom) with satellite TV with over 85 channels/DVD available. Yamaha/Klipshe stereo system with surround sound in main living area with outdoor speakers in the lanai. Over 100 DVD movies and magazines to pick from. Separate laundry room with washer & dryer. Outdoor shower. Cleaning fee not included in the rental rates....moreless
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Paddle Boating
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 8 people
- Air Conditioning
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Filtered Water
- Hair Dryer
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Ice Maker
- Beach Chairs
- Boat Dock
- Boat With Paddles
- Deck / Patio:
- Fish Cleaning Table
- Kayak / Canoe:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Large Cooler
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- cleaning fee $125
- Tax Rate 12%
Please contact/email homeowner for accurate 2 night/weekly/monthly rates.
Rates do not include the following:
Cleaning fee $125
Refundable security deposit $500 Sales/tourist tax Total 12%
Special rates from 9/3 thru 12/20. Except Thanksgiving. Inquire for rates.
Certified bank check, Paypal or wire. Credit cards not accepted.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Little Gasparilla Island is a wonderful family getaway, completely safe for children. Located on the southwest coast of Florida, just north of Boca Grande, a quaint and elegant sea town, where you'll find shops & restaurants. It is about 1 hr. north of Fort Myers, 45 mins. south of Sarasota, and 1 1/2 hr. south of Tampa. It is known for its world class fishing for tarpon/snook and wonderful shelling. Golf carts are available for rent at the island so you can explore the miles of nature trails. If you do not own a boat, a water taxi is available for transportation to/from the mainland & for private tours. Boat rentals and charter fishing trips are also available on the mainland marinas.
Other Activities: skimboarding
Family Room w/ 50' 1080p Smart TV, Satellite TV w/guide, 5.1 surround sound & DVD player
Master Bedroom Bathroom w/double sinks & shower
3rd Bedroom - sleeps 2
Tropical Lanai with outdoor speakers
7 miles of a spectacular secluded beach
Rental includes 2 kayaks & life vests...
Private dock shared by owners/renters only.
Sand path from the house to the beach
Shaded picnic table & outdoor shower
Relax in paradise! & fall in love with Little Gasparilla Island!
Livin' the Dream Beach House
Fully equipped kitchen
2nd Bedroom - sleeps 4 (2 bunk beds - upper bunks max weight 165 lbs.)
...for you to enjoy a Margarita!!!
canoe w/4 life vests. Bikes are not available.
Arrive to dock #65 / old dock #41
View from the beach to the pathway to our house
Side view of the house / charcoal BBQ downstairs
This listing was first published here in 2007.
Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016
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