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Luxury House 50 Yds from Beach! Heated Pool & Fully-Stocked Outdoor Games Area!

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Houses faces Gulf of Mexico just 50 yards from the beach !

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Last updated: 07/19/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Recipient of "Top Vacation Rental" Award by TripAdvisor/FlipKey !

NEW FOR 2017 ! : private heated swimming pool plus extensive ground floor exterior games area including pool table, ping pong table and cornhole (sandbag) game.

Exotic furnishings from faraway places await you at this professionally-decorated and landscaped luxury home located just 50 yards from the beautiful Gulf beach. Pamper yourself with the finest amenities in this 4000 sq. ft. (2500 under air), 3 bdrm. dream beach house spread out over 5 levels. You can indulge yourself in countless luxury appointments such as the fine goose down comforters, plush monogrammed terrycloth bathrobes, dreamy bedroom settings, a fully-equipped gourmet kitchen by Kraft-Maid with Jenn-Air cook top and Nespresso espresso/cappuccino maker, and a deluxe hydro massage hot tub on the Master Bedroom deck.Bathed in warm natural earth tones, the recurrent theme is one of a distant island getaway, featuring an array of exotic materials such as bamboo, teak and natural fibres complemented by a selection of tasteful antiques.

NOTE!: All rentals are not what they seem to be! As you look over numerous property rentals, you will no doubt see many pretty pictures. But what you do not see is their condition. We give you our assurance that this is our personal “home away from home” and that we continually maintain it as if we lived there all year long. So rest assured that 'what you see is what you get'! No unpleasant surprises!

The main living area has a 15 feet high cathedral ceiling with bamboo lattice designed to simulate a tiki hut, complete with its own bar, sofas with top grain imported Italian leather, Persian rug, 19th century accent pieces and home theater/entertainment center. The latest electronic and entertainment features add to your enjoyment, including 4 TVs, a DirecTV satellite dish, a Sony home theater system, DVD/VCR players and a vast VHS video/board games library.

Due to the special upside down design of the home, the bedroom level is lower down and the living levels are higher up, thereby affording great views from the areas where you spend the most time. There are also decks on 4 levels (2 of which are screened).

The views will remain with you forever: the rooftop patio, at a height of nearly 40 ft. above ground level, offers 360 degree views of the Gulf of Mexico, Captiva Pass and the State Land Preserve.

Included in 'The Compass Rose' house rental package is unlimited free access to all of the facilities of the North Captiva Island Club. The club has 2 swimming pools (Olympic size heated and cooled + lap size heated) and a jacuzzi. The brick paved pool area is over 14,000 square feet, with over 80 chaise lounges, plus a Spa facility with steam room, sauna, air conditioned changing rooms and lockers. For the active type, North Captiva Island Club also has two lighted Har-Tru tennis courts, a fitness room, basketball court, and sand volleyball court.
You can then relax with your favorite cocktail at Hidden Cove Pool Bar, where a pool side lunch is also available. Kayaks, bicycles, paddle boats and fishing gear rentals are all available at no charge at North Captiva Island Club.

For those guests who like to explore the island, there are 20 miles of bike paths, exclusive of the State Preserve areas. There are also four restaurants on the island: The Boat House, Mango's Island Grill, Barnacle's, and Over The Waterfront.

The house rental also includes all linens and towels (house + beach), beach umbrellas, consumables such as toilet paper and cleaning supplies, and clean-up after departure.

The Island:
North Captiva Island is the best-kept secret in Florida: only four miles long and half a mile wide, North Captiva is a Caribbean-like barrier island accessible only by a 20-minute boat ride. There are no cars and no paved roads (golf carts only on sand roads!)

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Property Type

  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum age 25 years...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    2 Twin beds convert to 1 King bed...moreless

  • Mezzanine: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size sofa bed suitable for children...moreless

  • Sitting Room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Queen size sofa bed suitable for children...moreless

  • - Deluxe bedding materials and window treatments, including goose down comforters in the Master suite, second and third bedrooms. - The Master suite has plantation-style bed (Queen), a selection of fine accent pieces with hand-carved details, DirecTV and a large bathroom featuring a sitting area in the shower. - Second bedroom with Palm Frond canopy bed by Tommy Bahama (Queen), a selection of fine accent pieces, TV/VCR. - Third bedroom with 2 Twin beds by Lexington featuring nautical-style shutter headboards. The 2 Twin beds can be pushed together to make a King bed....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Swimming pool, tennis court, fitness room and playground at Private Club (full access included with house rental)....moreless

Entertainment

  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Including outdoor corn hole (bean bags) game...moreless

  • Games For Kids
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table:

    Outdoor...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library

Theme

  • Away From It All

Attractions

  • Playground
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    Located just 50 yards from the Gulf of Mexico...moreless

  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View:

    Located just 50 yards from the Gulf of Mexico...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker:

    Nespresso and regular coffee...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Gourmet kitchen by Kraft-Maid with Jenn-Air cooktop...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove:

    Jenn-Air cooktop...moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles:

    available at the private Club at no charge...moreless

  • Crow's Nest
  • Deck / Patio
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Kayak / Canoe:

    available at the Club at no charge...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Screened porches on 2 levels...moreless

  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    At the Club...moreless

  • Tennis Court
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    Located on Screened Bedroom Deck...moreless

  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
May 28 - Sep 9, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,790
Low
Sep 10 - Nov 18, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,790
Shoulder
Nov 19 - Nov 25, 2016
7 night min stay

$4,290
Low
Nov 26 - Dec 16, 2016
7 night min stay

$2,790
High
Dec 17 - Jan 6, 2017
7 night min stay

$5,290
Low
Jan 7 - Feb 17, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,790
Shoulder
Feb 18 - Mar 10, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,290
High
Mar 11 - Apr 28, 2017
7 night min stay

$5,290

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

*Rates include 1 golf cart. 2nd golf cart: $280 + taxes.

*No Smoking

*No Pets

*We will rent only to family groups, couples, and responsible adults over the age of 25.

*Cancellation policy:

- More than 60 days before arrival: full refund if another tenant is found for the same dates. If another tenant is not found for the same dates, this will result in forfeiture of the $1000 Advance Rent Deposit.

- 30 to 60 days prior to check-in: forfeiture of 75% of the rent.

- Less than 30 days prior to check-in: forfeiture of 100% of the rent.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Location

25 Miles
Nearest Airport
Fort-Myers RSW
50 Metres
Nearest Beach
Gulf of Mexico beach just 50 yards away !

Car: Not Necessary

North Captiva Island is the best-kept secret in Florida: only four miles long and half a mile wide, North Captiva is a Caribbean-like barrier island accessible only by a 20-minute boat ride. There are No Cars and No Paved Roads (transportation is only by electric golf cart on sand roads!). Nearby Captiva Island and Sanibel Island were once just like North Captiva until bridges brought traffic and hordes of tourists to their shores.

One word describes North Captiva Island best: Nature! On our pristine white beaches, you will find all kinds of rare and exotic Seashells. We also offer world-class Sport-fishing for tarpon, snook and redfish. A large part of the island is a 700-acre State Land Preserve for the protection of endangered wildlife: migratory and nesting birds include osprey, herons, egrets and pelicans. Manatees and dolphins are regular sights from our shores!

Other Activities: shelling, nature walks

Golf: Alden Pines Country Club is a Bermuda grass semi-private course located on nearby Pine Island. It is easily accessible from Pineland Marina (take Island Girl Charters ferry service from North Captiva Island). Water comes into play on many holes and narrow fairways make for a challenging game.

Fort-Myers RSW Airport, a private optional shuttle service is available to bring you grocery shopping and to deliver you to the water taxi. Once on the island, you will be greeted and brought to the house. Porters will assist you with luggage and groceries.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2003


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

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  • Houses faces Gulf of Mexico just 50 yards from the beach !

    Houses faces Gulf of Mexico just 50 yards from the beach !

  • Front row sunset seats!
See people on beach who have to drive from other houses.

    Front row sunset seats! See people on beach who have to drive from other houses.

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Gourmet Kitchen

    Gourmet Kitchen

  • Living Room Deck

    Living Room Deck

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Palm Frond Bedroom

    Palm Frond Bedroom

  • Sitting Room with Queen-size Sofa bed

    Sitting Room with Queen-size Sofa bed

  • Gulf-side beach

    Gulf-side beach

  • Ping pong table

    Ping pong table

  • Kayak launch at private club

    Kayak launch at private club

  • House location

    House location

  • Private heated swimming pool

    Private heated swimming pool

  • Living Room/Kitchen Level

    Living Room/Kitchen Level

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Bar

    Bar

  • View from Mezzanine with Queen-size sofa bed

    View from Mezzanine with Queen-size sofa bed

  • Master Bathroom

    Master Bathroom

  • 3rd Bedroom

    3rd Bedroom

  • Bedroom deck with Hydromassage hot tub

    Bedroom deck with Hydromassage hot tub

  • Pool table

    Pool table

  • Cornhole

    Cornhole

  • Sunset

    Sunset

VRBO #23824

This listing was first published here in 2003.

Date last modified - Friday, August 19, 2016

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