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Sanibel Surfside 125 in Sunny Sanibel Island

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Location, Location, one of the closest condos to the beach Sanibel has to offer. Last minute specials are sometimes available. Thanksgiving and Christmas week still available. Inquire today for a week you'll never forget.

Keywords: Direct beach front. One of the closest to the sand Sanibel has to offer. Views down the beach for miles. You can be soothed to sleep with the sound of gentle waves lapping on the beach.


Property Manager
Lisa (daughter of owner's)
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 16, 2017

About Lisa (daughter of owner's)

My name is Marietta, I hope you enjoy Sanibel as much as my Family has over the last 30+years. If you do vacation here on Sanibel Island you will definitely get hooked and continue coming for years to come. Thanks for renting one of our condos.

Lisa (daughter of owner's) purchased this condo in 2008

Why Lisa (daughter of owner's) chose Sanibel

Most Sanibel vacations seem to always lead to a lifetime of recurring vacations. My Husband and I first visited Sanibel with our 4 children over 30 years ago and returned once or twice every year since then. We did eventually purchase a home on Sanibel and now live there 7 months out of each year.

What makes this condo unique

Sanibel is definitely a place to relax and enjoy the beach, sun and beauty of the island. Almost 70% of Sanibel is permanently preserved and will never be built on. The island boast some of the best biking paths anywhere where small children can bike safely. It might rain in Fort Myers but winter rains on Sanibel are quite rare. There are numerous great restaurants and a new shaded children's playground available. Shelling can become addictive so be careful.

Amenities

Sanibel Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Garage ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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(37 traveler reviews)

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Sanibel Surfside 125 in Sunny Sanibel Island
average rating of 4.972973 based on 37 reviews
5

This may be the best unit on Sanibel

  • 5 of 5

+10: Location. Close to the beach! 45 seconds from condo door to wet toes. Easy path between condo and beach.

+9: Condo. Fantastic veranda facing the ocean near enough to hear the surf and watch for birds and water life. Sticks out 8 feet on one side which allows superior view down the shore AND a wonderful natural wind breeze through ventilation.

+9: Beach. I love this beach myself, but it is sparser than others if you are into shelling. Not a problem for me. Nice sand, long long easy shallow beach means waves break further out and near shore is quieter, warmer, and has lots of room to play.

+10: Extras. An elevator so we don't schlepp our luggage, groceries, etc up/down 2 flights. Parking immediately adjacent to elevator. Ground level storage for beach stuff (all supplied).

+10: Cleanliness. All surfaces were spotless with no telltale fingerprints on knobs, faucets, or handles. No hidden dustbunnies under bed or couch. Spotless shower. All drawers were clean.

+10: Amenities. As mentioned in the other reviews, this unit has considerably more amenities than any other VRBO we've stayed at.Extra food in cupboards and frig, toiletries including bug spray, sun block, itch medicines (darn noseeums), etc.

+9: Night Sky. Sanibel is an excellent island for night sky viewing. It doesn't allow beachside lighting, and many of the residents/businesses have installed downward lighting.

+10: Nature. J.N. “Ding” Darling National Wildlife Refuge, SCCF, Shell museum, Bailey tract, Tarpon bay, Bowmans beach.This is really a feature of Sanibel, regardless of where you stay. The folks on this island are proudly aggressive conservationists.Island is walking/Biking friendly. Be sure to drive accordingly. And you have to wait for the turtles and alligators to cross the road. Really!

Visit Ding Darling refuge during it's low tide, when the birds are all dining and dancing on the exposed sand. The reserve's tide schedule is about 2 1/2 hours behind the ocean side tide schedule, so low tide at the condo beach at 9am means low tide in the reserve at around 11:30am.

Take a guided tram tour on your first visit, self guided car/biking/walking there after.

Best restaurants are Timbers (get the fresh catch of the day), Lazy Flamingo, and Sunset Grill.

Finally, be sure to nerd out and get the tide, sunrise/set, and moonrise/set times from online when you first arrive.

  • Submitted: Dec 15, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay!!

  • 5 of 5

Sanibel surfside 125 was a great unit to stay in. Lovely view of the beach from the porch. Kitchen had all the right tools to cook "just like home" and the beach closet had everything for the beach......towels, chairs, umbrella, and cooler!! Even after hurrican Irma, looking past the damage it created, it was a fine place to be. We will return again. Thanks so much, it was a great vacation!!

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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5

Another fabulous time!!!

  • 5 of 5

We had another great time at Sanibel Surfside! The owners are fantastic to deal with. The views from the condo amazing!! Just love it here!!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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5

Wonderful property right on beach. Beautiful view from fantastic balcony.

  • 5 of 5

The property was exactly as advertised. Plus they furnished everything you could possibly need for a fantastic beach stay. We had a great time.

  • Submitted: Jul 2, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful!

  • 5 of 5

We had an incredible week staying at Sanibel Surfside 125 celebrating our anniversary (we honeymooned on Sanibel 31 years ago)!! The view of the ocean/beach was perfect!! The condo very comfortable - like home away from home. Access to the beach was easy and very convenient. Lisa has thought of everything needed for a great stay. Beach towels; beach chairs; beach umbrellas; beach toys; floats; cooler with wheels for easy transporting to the beach. The condo very clean and well stocked with towels, linens, kitchen items. Lisa was also so kind to remember our anniversary!! The only negative is.... we had to leave and come back home!!! We will definately be back!!! Thank you Lisa!!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great rental

  • 5 of 5

Home owner was accommodating and the rental was as advertised. Plenty of linens, beach equipment, and the rental is quite.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Booking Fee $75
Tax Rate 11.0%

Refund minus a $75 processing fee is refundable up to 90 days before travel. Final payment is due 60 days before travel.

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