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Direct Gorgeous Gulf View - spacious Family 2BR/2Bath - Steps to Beach& Pool!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,150 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights

Overview

About the property

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

Super spacious, totally modernized Sundial 2 BR - Unit J-307 - our condo building is right next to Sundial Resort. Dine, relax or watch the sunrise on the screened lanai. Marvel at the fantastic view of the Gulf of Mexico from the kitchen, living room, Master BR and screened porch! Steps to private, uncrowded Condo pool with umbrellas, tons of lounge chairs and shaded area (note that it is separate from Sundial Resort) and pristine, shell-filled, calm-water beach.

100% updated condo - granite counters/stainless appliances in kitchen, crown moldings/recessed lighting, upscale furnishings throughout, modern bathrooms. 3 HD TV's, cable & wifi. Dining table seats 6, plus 2 extra dining stools at adjacent kitchen bar. We provide cushy (not standard flimsy) bath and beach towels, plus beach equipment (chairs, umbrella, toys) - many units do not provide beach 'stuff,' and oodles of games/puzzles for family fun. See our mini Museum fossil collection - condo is filled with unique decorative accent specimens.

Choice of 4 Condo pools, adjacent to the beach!

Save 30-50% over Sundial Resort prices. Rent directly from J307 owner and get the exact condo with gulf view featured here! When renting through Sundial, you will not see photos of unit you will be staying in as they rent units on a rotation basis...

Lots of updates & TLC -- ideal setting to create life-long vacation memories! This condo unit will exceed your expectations.

Owners are available 24/7 by cell phone! We love our condo and our guests and care for it and for you unlike any others!!!

Keywords: Condominium, vacation condo, condo, vacation rental, condo resort, vacation resort, family condo, beachfront condo, beachfront rental, water view

More Details

Property Manager
Leslie and Andrea
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 22, 2017

About Leslie and Andrea

We are 2 families in NY/NJ whose collective five fantastic kids love Sanibel! We are super excited about this 100% updated and modern condo with direct gulf view. We go out of our way to provide you and your family with more than you would expect from this top-of-the-line condo.

Leslie and Andrea purchased this condo in 2014

Why Leslie and Andrea chose Florida

Sanibel Island is the best vacation spot - that's why travel expert Arthur Frommer named it the #1 vacation destination in the world! We're super close to the beach, which is steps from our pool. The newly renovated Sundial resort is right next door, which features several restaurants and 2 bars open for your use. There are tons of cute, fun restaurants on the island. You can bike the whole island. Sanibel doesn't feel like the stereotype of 'Florida' - there are no chains on the island, the beach is totally unspoiled with famed amazing shelling, majority of the island is a preserve so there's lots of wildlife/birds - it's great for all age groups - It's quiet and peaceful, but water sports and nightlife are minutes away. Between the incredible endless beaches, exotic flora/fauna and wildlife, it really feels like the Caribbean.

What makes this condo unique

The beach is right there! People are friendly and easy-going. You feel yourself 'lighten' as you drive onto Sanibel over the causeway. Everything is minutes away. Great shopping & opportunities to work-out (Sanibel Recreation, biking, Sundial Resort restaurants/bar)

Map

Car: recommended

Steps away for your use are our Condo pool & pristine, shell-filled beach.

Sanibel Recreation Center is a 7 minute drive - great weight room, classes, lap pool & pool with slide..great value!

To avoid confusion, Sundial Resort is separate from our privately owned/managed Condo. Our 2BR Coastal condo rents at rates 30%-50% lower than comparable size units/views rented thru the Resort.

Our building, J is steps away from a large, pristine private Condo pool for your use (never crowded/always a chaise available!), gorgeous view of gulf from our kitchen, living room, master BR and screened lanai. We provide photos & precisely what to expect in décor, location & view. Sundial Resort rents out in rotation - you find out which unit, décor, location only at check-in.

Sundial Resort's waterfront restaurants and bar are open to you.

A Resort ameneties package is an option (confirm prices/availability with Resort) - $30/day per adult for use of their pool (though we love ours!) kayaks (Tarpon Bay is another option), golf discounts - even adding this option, our condo is a far superior value.

Must sees during your visit are the Sanibel Lighthouse, sunset drinks at the Mucky Duck on Captiva Island, dolphin cruises, a bike or drive thru the Ding Darling Preserve for amazing bird and other wildlife sightings.

We have lots of other recommendations including the best restaurants (we've tried literally all of them)...to share with you upon booking.

As another option, we also own/rent out a beautiful 2-bedroom condo in Ft Myers at the Marriot Sanibel Harbour Resort (with use of all amenities & spa/fitness facility there), right before the causeway onto Sanibel, with an awesome view of San Carlos Bay. Please check out vrbo.com listing 629862.

Amenities

Sanibel Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1150 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Town ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 100% updated and modern
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (2) Queen Sleeper Sofa (1) Comfortably sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Walkway to Water
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
We highly recommend use of Sanibel Recreation Center (right past Ding Darling) - they have a huge workout room with tons of machines...a full schedule of classes from yoga to zumba...an Olympic-size lap pool, tennis courts and more...very reasonable fees for guests on Sanibel.

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Direct Gorgeous Gulf View - spacious Family 2BR/2Bath - Steps to Beach& Pool!
average rating of 4.85 based on 40 reviews
5

Great location, clean condo

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the sundial. The condo was great. We had a beautiful view from lanai. The beach accessories available was a bonus.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely location and the owners were wonderful to work with!

  • 5 of 5

I cannot say enough good things about working with Leslie and Andrea! They were very accommodating with my requests. The condo is very well stocked for a stay at the beach. One of my favorites was all of the beach equipment there for us to use. Beach chairs, coolers, beach towels, sea shell bags to hold our shells.....there was nothing they hadn't thought of. Same with the kitchen and the rest of the condo. Everything we needed to cook was in the very well stocked kitchen, making our stay easy and enjoyable. We also made good use of the BBQ grills that were steps from the condo.

They view of the grounds and ocean was very nice as well! We enjoyed sitting on the balcony watching the ocean waves!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent condo to enjoy Sanibel!

  • 5 of 5

This condo was perfect! We were looking for a place during our Spring Break that would consider partial week rental. So thankful we found this unit. The kitchen was well supplied and stocked, the beach chairs/umbrella and coolers were awesome especially since we had flown into town. The Sundial complex is rather large, but you would never know it. During Easter week we rarely ran into anyone on the stairs, hall or to/from the beach. There are community grills and tennis courts and pools about everywhere. Our kids loved the pool. We loved the quick beach access. Rented bikes and had them delivered/picked-up on site. Loved sitting on the screened lanai watching the sun rise and set. Wonderful gulf breeze that kept the palms rustling. There were even several bunny rabbit sightings on the lawn below the lanai! Andrea and Leslie are wonderful owners and have a great property.

We would definitely rent this property again!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful extended stay

  • 4 of 5

This condo was great for us. It is very well laid out and stocked with almost everything you want. We were there for just short of four weeks and had our three little granddaughters join us in mid-stay for a week. It is close to the pools and a very short walk to the beach. The beach "closet" is fully stocked with chairs and toys so you really don't need to bring much in the way of beach supplies. Andrea and Leslie were very responsive and easy to work with. We would highly recommend this rental. It can use some touch ups on paint etc., but nothing that should or would worry a renter or prevent them from using the unit. Having owned a home in Florida for 10 years, it is a constant battle to keep it "fresh." Thanks Andrea and Leslie for a wonderful stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great condo, spectacular view

  • 5 of 5

Very comfortable condo with a fabulous view from the balcony and living room. Steps away from the beach and a beautiful pool. Worked out very well for two couples to share .

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect Winter getaway

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a week at the end of February. The condo is clean, well designed, and comfortably fit my wife, myself, and 3 kids. You can see the beach from the porch / lanai, there are communal grills outside, several pools within a 2 minute walk, and shuffleboard (which the kids really enjoyed, much to our surprise.) There is a closet outside of the apartment that has chairs, umbrellas, beach toys. There are beach towels in the condo. There is a parking space included in the rental. We thought that the beach right outside the door was the best for shells, at least for the week we were there, but the condo is centrally located and it is easy to check out the other beaches and all of the attractions. The owners were great: prompt, responsive, but unobtrusive. Honestly, I can think of nothing that could have been improved and I would recommend this condo unconditionally. We plan to stay there again!

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We welcome you back at any time! Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review. We love our home away from home! Andrea, Leslie and our families :-)
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100 + Tax
Booking Fee $35
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 11.0%

Please note that a $100 cleaning fee is added into reservations less than 7 days in length. Thank you.

$300 deposit upon booking - billed via paypal.
Balance, including $300 refundable security deposit is due 60 days prior to arrival.
A credit card number is kept on file as security.
Cancellations prior to 60 days before arrival incur a $200 administrative fee.
Cancellations within 60 days before arrival are not refundable unless we are able to rebook the dates at at least the same rate.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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