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Villa Unica - for your perfect vacation (Price includes tax and cleaning fee)

Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

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About the property

Villa Unica. If you’re looking for somewhere special, this is the right place.

This house represents a dream of many years that came true for us, and we’d like to share this dream with you.

• Courtyard style villa

• Built in 2004

• Faces south

• Refurnished with new, high quality furnishings in 2014

• 2,530 square feet of living space

• Waterfront property, over 10,760 square feet on a

freshwater canal

• Two-car garage

• Patio with a fountain and a fire pit

• 3 bathrooms and a pool bath with a shower

• 3 bedrooms, two with king size beds and one with two single beds

• Each bedroom has a 39” flat screen TV

• Genuine wood kitchen with a granite work counter

• Air conditioning

• Large roofed patio area

• sun loungers

• Charcoal and gas grills

• Separate guest wing with guest bathroom

• 60” flat screen TV with a home entertainment sound system in the living room area

• XBox 360

• Cable TV with HBO subscription

• Nintendo Wii with games in the guestroom

• Free phone flat rate to German landline numbers and different other contries

• Free WLAN

• 3 fishing rods with tackle, ping-pong table, CDs, CD/DVD player, German board games and books, 6 beach chairs and a cooler

• Washing machine, dryer, microwave oven, sandwich toaster, 2 ovens, refrigerator, coffee machine, electric kettle, toaster, children’s travel bed and highchair, bed linens, bath towels and beach towels

• Each bedroom is furnished with a 39” flat screen TV

• GPS navigator for rent upon request

• 3 minutes away from the nearest supermarket

• On-site service by German and English speaking property manager

Villa Unica – A house that lives up to its name.

Villa Unica begins living up to its name as soon as you enter the circular driveway.

You enter the patio in the inner courtyard through a forged iron gate. This is a peaceful spot where you only hear the quiet bubbling of the fountain and see the colorful blossoming plants and a separate fire pit.

From here you can enter the separate guest wing with 2 single beds, a bathroom, TV and a Nintendo Wii, or enter the main house through the French doors.

Here you will find a spacious open room attractively furnished by the owners with 2 large leather sofas, a 60” flat screen TV with its own sound system, a bar and a large dining area with a wonderful table for 6 persons along with a roomy, fully equipped genuine wood kitchen with a granite work counter.

Off of the living room area you’ll find 2 bedrooms each with a large double bed, a bathroom and a walk-in closet with handmade wooden shelves. Each bedroom is also furnished with a TV and a phone.

The kitchen and the living room area lead out onto the breathtaking southwesterly patio with a large pool and a magnificent view down the planted palms along the extra-wide canal.

Come enjoy this very special vacation experience.

This unique ambience is rounded out by tasteful outdoor furniture and comfortable loungers, the pool with an adjoining pool bath and a beautifully decorated stone bed. Spend your evenings soaking up the playful light of Florida’s amazing sunsets and your days in the sun or the shade – at Villa Unica you and your travel guests will find plenty of space to enjoy your vacation to the fullest.

And take your choice of the charcoal grill or America’s ever-popular Weber gas grill for your very own BBQ highlights.


We would be happy to talk with you personally. We live in Germany, so just give us a call for more photos of the house, tips on events in Cape Coral, the best shopping opportunities, formalities for your journey to the USA or anything else on your mind while you are deciding on a vacation at Villa Unica.

Katja and Mirco Kappe

Tel. +49 (0)2336-473456


Our Journey to this House

For us it was love at first sight as soon as we saw this house. We christened it Villa Unica because of the many facets it features that one doesn’t normally find in other Cape Coral houses. Villa Unica is truly one-of-a-kind.

You’ll understand what we mean the minute you set foot onto the wonderful patio with its many beautiful plants and take in the amazing sense of quiet and tranquility. Even the 24 photos we’ve posted can’t fully reflect this atmosphere.

It was important to us that the interior was open and airy in contrast to how compartmentalized most American bungalows are. The doors are made of heavy genuine wood instead of pressboard, while the bathrooms feature quality fittings and everywhere you look feels bright and inviting.

We chose this house from a selection of more than 120 on offer. We looked at around a dozen, but this was the only one that really knocked us out.

We’ve furnished the house with an eye on maintaining this effect and above all on staying true to its almost Mediterranean style.

We’ve always placed a special focus on the outside area, because this is where you spend the most time. There are many houses on the canal, but not all of them have a great view because the canal is too narrow or the properties on the other bank are empty. We really enjoy being situated on an oversized canal that almost feels like a lake.

It was also important for us to find a house facing south to ensure that the patio gets enough sun all year round instead of having to drag a lounger into some faraway corner in the back.

But facing south also means lots and lots of sun in the summer. Many other houses have fairly small roofed patio areas, or “lanais”, with just enough space for one table with 6 chairs. But we believe that a lanai should also have enough space for an adequate number of loungers since not everyone wants to lie in the sun all the time.

Along with the fire pit on the patio and its small seating area with a pergola, another highlight is the separate grill area. BBQ traditionalists will enjoy the charcoal grill where you can hear the palms rustling nearby. This is right where the evening sun comes in and is the perfect spot for rounding out the day.

And if charcoal is just too much trouble for you, you’ll find the gas grill mentioned above right next to the charcoal grill. We also inherited a mobile cooler from the previous owner. As Germans, we didn’t really know what to do with it at first. But as soon as we tossed in a couple of bags of ice and planted our Budweiser bottles inside, we understood. The cooler keeps drinks, including cola and water, ice-cold for 3 days.

In the meantime we also know that all of our immediate neighbors are totally nice people who are completely helpful. We also appreciate how important it is to live in a good area when you’re driving to the supermarket or out to eat in the evening so often. Everything you need is literally only a few minutes away, including for instance Del Prado Blvd.

These were our motivations when we were searching for our dream house. We are so happy to have found it and we hope that you feel as good at Villa Unica as we do ourselves when we visit as often as we can.


If you also fall in love with Villa Unica and convince your family or friends to book a vacation with us too we will show you our appreciation by giving you a 10% discount on your next vacation with us. And we hope you will return again and again to find rest and relaxation at Villa Unica.

If you’ve read all the way to here, then all that’s left for us to do is to warmly invite you to book Villa Unica for a relaxed, unique vacation of your own.

We look forward to having you!

The Kappe Family

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Katja and Mirco Kappe
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, german
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Calendar last updated:
January 20, 2017


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(20 traveler reviews)

Villa Unica - for your perfect vacation (Price includes tax and cleaning fee)
average rating of 5.0 based on 20 reviews

The best rental home ever

  • 5 of 5

We were taken aback by the space and quality of our Cape Coral home, although the pictures looked good it is rare that a property is better in the flesh as is the case for Casa Unica. The location was great in a good neighbourhood and sitting out by the pool overlooking the canal was a real pleasure. The property managers were very helpful and responded quickly to all requests when were were in the property. We do not often recommend properties as we have very high standards , but will make an exception with this one.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank so much :)
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Spacious, clean and comfotable

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a great holiday in the villa which had been cleaned to a high standard with everything you might need to make the stay comfortable. The view from the pool was lovely and it was relaxing watching the wild life and we loved warching the amazing thunder storms.

The pool was great as you could sit on the steps sipping something nice and cool or float on the airbeds provided relaxing in the sunshine. Bliss !!!! The owners and management team ensured that the experience from the time of booking and checking out was hassle free and even had cold water and beer on arrival which was much appreciated. We would definitely recommend the villa. Thank you for sharing your lovely home with us.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this comment. We hope you come back soon.
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Villa Unica

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful place. All the comforts of home. Owner and management company easy to work with and quick response .

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: :-)
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  • 5 of 5

The Villa was even more beautiful in person than pictures!! The house was immaculate and had all the amenities that you could ever need! The property managers arrived right on schedule upon check in and check out and Marissa gave us some great tips on local restaurants, etc. The private pool was so lovely and that is where we spent most of our free time!! The only suggestion that I would have would be the option to pay a little more up front and have the pool heated to a comfortable level upon arrival. We are guessing the prior guests didn't use it so it was pretty chilly but the manager showed us how to turn it up. The neighborhood seemed very safe and quiet. Overall we had a wonderful experience and would recommend this place to everyone!!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the suggestion. That is a good idea. From now on, we are happy to offer this service on direct request, so that our guests can enjoy the pool from the first minute of arrival.
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Beautiful Modern Villa

  • 5 of 5

The villa was really stunning and I don't think the pictures do it justice. It has all the facilties you need as well as extras to make is really special. The pool and BBQ area is beautiful and really spacious, we sat outside most evening and the screen meant no bugs! The rooms work really well and the one across the courtyard was great for my son. You are close enough to drive to Cape Coral in just a few minutes and there are enough places to eat, if you even more choice then Fort Myers is only 20 mins away. I would really recommend you go to Captiva and Sanibel as the beaches are gorgeous and just what you imagine Florida beaches to be like. Overall as a family we would definitely go back to Villa Unica

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for this review. We hope to see you back soon.
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Traumvilla im wahrsten Sinne des Wortes

  • 5 of 5

Die Villa Unica erfüllt alle Erwartungen, die die Fotos und die Beschreibung wecken! Das Haus ist mit viele Liebe zum Detail ausgestattet; man merkt, dass die Eigentümer es selber mit ganz viel Herzblut eingerichtet haben. Alles ist ausgesprochen gepflegt, großzügig und es fehlt an nichts. Abgesehen von der sehr schönen Aussenanlage ist der Poolbereich auf der großen Terrasse das Highlight. Urlaub pur, wenn man dort sitzt und direkt auf den Kanal, das dortige Tierleben und den abendlichen Sonnenuntergang schaut! Neben vielen praktischen Gegebenheiten wie eine Toilette am Pool, leicht zu bedienender Waschmaschine und Trockner, genügend Wäscheleinen, bequemen Möbeln u.v.m sind die perfekte, ausreichende Küchenausstattung und der große Grill erwähnenswert. Die Umgebung der Villa ist sehr ordentlich, Einkaufsmöglichkeiten sind in kürzester Zeit mit dem Auto zu erreichen und besonders gefreut haben wir uns über das ausführliche Informationsmaterial mit massenweise nützlichen Tipps zum Aufenthalt und Ausflügen! Für uns war es das absolut perfekte Ferienhaus, man hat sich jeden Tag gefreut, zurückzukehren. Auch die Abwicklung durch FeWo, die freundlichen Eigentümer und die (zum Teil deutschsprachige ) Hausverwaltung vor Ort war erfreulich unkompliziert und reibungslos.

Wir hoffen, einmal wieder Gelegenheit zu haben, Urlaub in der Villa Unica zu machen - danke!

  • Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Liebe Familie D., vielen herzlichen Dank für den supertollen und ausführlichen Kommentar für unsere Villa Unica. Es ist immer wieder ein schönes Gefühl, wenn unsere Gäste einen entspannten Urlaub hatten und rundum zufrieden waren. Mirco und Katja Kappe
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Southwest Florida International Airport
Nearest Barpub
3 Miles
On Del Prado Blvd
Nearest Ferry
15 Miles
Fort Myers
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Many Golf Clubs in Cape Coral
Nearest Motorway
12 Miles
Interstate 75
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
On Del Prado Blvd
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Cape Coral
Car: necessary

Villa Unica has a convenient central location in a quiet neighborhood. Supermarkets, gas stations, bars and restaurants are only a short drive away.


Rates & Availability

Cape Coral Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Hauptsaison / High Season
Dec 1 2016 - Apr 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
Nebensaison / Low Season
May 1 2017 - Nov 30 2017
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
Hauptsaison / High Season
Dec 1 2017 - Apr 30 2018
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
Nebensaison / Low Season
May 1 2018 - Nov 30 2018
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
Hauptsaison / High Season
Dec 1 2018 - Apr 30 2019
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
Nebensaison / Low Season
May 1 2019 - Nov 30 2019
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest
Hauptsaison / Main Season
Dec 1 2019 - Apr 30 2020
5 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add $12 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $500

Strom wird verbrauchsabhängig mit 0,14 $ pro kWh abgerechnet und es gelten die Mietbedingungen der Villa Unica.
Electricity is charged by use with $ 0.14 per kWh and Rental Conditions of Villa Unica apply.

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Cape Coral Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 235 m²
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Town
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , shower
    - toilet , shower
    - toilet , shower
    - toilet , shower , bidet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 2 twin/ single
    - 2 king
    - 1 king
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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