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Brand New Oceanfront Luxury Home with Secluded Private Beach

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Pristine white sand beach for your private use


Last updated: 04/24/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 Bedrooms + 2 Baths (Sleeps 4-6) on Gorgeous Beach, Golf Cart Included

The Sandcastle was recently remodeled and renovated, featuring brand new furniture, new linens, new appliances, new everything - all ready for your family!

The Sandcastle is located on some of the most prized beachfront property on the entire island, featuring some of the BEST FISHING, SHELLING, AND SUNSET-WATCHING in southwest Florida. Step outside your door and walk ten feet of white sandy beach to the water. This location is so private that you may go an entire day without seeing anyone else on your beach. Enjoy the pristine waters and exceptional fishing, all to yourself!

The house was designed to take full advantage of the beautiful beachfront location. A huge sundeck expands the length of the home, and is ideal for enjoying your morning coffee while watching schools of breaching porpoise, meandering manatees, and diving birds. The beautiful custom kitchen features an open design and is fully equipped, including plenty of dishes and equipment to make and enjoy homemade dinners. The living room features a pull-out queen sofa bed, and a huge flat screen TV with satellite and DVD player. The master bedroom features an unbelievably comfortable king-size bed, full bathroom, flat screen TV, and dresser. The second bedroom has two twin beds, perfect for the kids, with a flat screen TV and dresser. There are two full bathrooms with all-new fixtures and linens. The decor is playful, modern and cozy, perfect to make you feel at home during your beach vacation. A highchair, tennis rackets, board games, and other essentials are included in your home. If you need something we don't have, a simple call to the property manager will fix that!

Beautiful North Captiva Island (also called Upper Captiva), is one of Florida's best-kept vacation secrets! The island remains COMPLETELY NATURAL, without paved roads, cars, or crowds of tourists. Our island's sandy roads are traveled by bicycle and golf cart, and North Captiva can only be reached by boat or private aircraft. Our property manager will help you arrange transportation (including a water taxis from the mainland), groceries, and how to fully enjoy the island. There are three excellent restaurants and a gift boutique on island. Jet skis and watercraft are available for rent, and fishing expeditions can be arranged for full or half day adventures! The secluded island is not for everyone- only for those who desire a natural getaway with plenty of activities and time to relax. Almost half of the island is dedicated to a state nature preserve. Nearly four miles of white sand beaches await you, without the hustle and bustle of many other vacation destinations. We hold a deep respect for natural beauty and wildlife of the island - this is truly one of the few places on the planet where the delicate balance between man and nature has withstood the test of time. We would love to share this unique place with you.

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Member since: 2010

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

Property Type

  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renters under 25 years of age are prohibited....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    The second bedroom features two twin beds and a full bathroom, perfect for kids of all ages! A high chair is also provided....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • A golf cart and bicycles are provided, as these are the only modes of transportation on the island's sandy roads. Lounges and a beach umbrella are included for your private beach. Safety Harbor Club Membership includes a beautiful pool and snack bar, tennis courts, and boat docks....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Each TV has satellite cable....moreless

  • Television:

    3 flat screen TVs (one in living room, one in each bedroom)...moreless

  • Video Library:

    A selection of DVDs has been provided for all ages....moreless


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    in unit...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    No cars on island! But your golf cart can park beneath the house....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    in unit...moreless


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

    The custom kitchen is fully equipped with all new appliances, including a coffee maker and blender for fresh smoothies....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Basic spices and cooking supplies are generally available...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio:

    The enormous sundeck is partially shaded with gorgeous views of romantic sunsets....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available for rent on island...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis:

    Safety Harbor Club membership is included in rent, which includes access to a secluded pool, snack bar, and tennis courts....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    Available for rent on island...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Safety Harbor Club membership is included in rent, which includes access to a secluded pool, snack bar, and tennis courts....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring Break
Feb 26 - Apr 29, 2017
7 night min stay

Summer & Fall
Apr 30 - Nov 30, 2017
7 night min stay

Dec 1 - Feb 28, 2018
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 11%


Included in your rate: "meet and greet" with the property manager, golf cart, and unlimited communication with property manager prior to your arrival to arrange groceries, transportation, and other logistics. Discounts available for repeat renters or for simultaneously renting Robin's Beach Nest, one house down the beach. Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Credit card, PayPal, and bank transaction fees that we are charged will be deducted from your deposit. Please contact Property Manager!

Manager's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 04/24/2017
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The Sandcastle has some of the undisputed best fishing and sunset views on the entire island, as well as amazing wildlife viewing for porpoise, manatee, and loggerhead turtles. Enjoy over three miles of unspoiled white-sand beaches without throngs of tourists!


Manager info

Year Purchased: 1980

About: Our family has owned homes on North Captiva Island since the 1970s, when only a few families were on the island. Four generations of our family have grown up in this tropical paradise (Jack and Noah, pictured, are the fourth generation to fall in love with this island!). We feel very spoiled to have enjoyed this pristine island without throngs of tourists or cars, and we are happy to share it with new visitors!

Why Captiva, FL, USA:
The Sandcastle has been in our family for decades, and was recently rebuilt after Hurricane Charley destroyed the original home in 2007. The home is located on some of the most prized property on the entire island - a wide beach, romantic sunset views, and very productive fishing are right outside the front door!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The best benefit of the Sandcastle is its privacy - you may go an entire day on the beach without seeing another person! This island is for those who can enjoy true relaxation - fishing, shelling, wildlife viewing (including porpoise, manatees, loggerhead turtles, and seabirds), bicycling, sunning, and exploring the island's wildlife preserve.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 24 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/24/2017

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  • Pristine white sand beach for your private use

    Pristine white sand beach for your private use

  • Custom, fully equipped kitchen

    Custom, fully equipped kitchen

  • Master bedroom with king-size bed

    Master bedroom with king-size bed

  • Expansive sundeck with romantic sunsets

    Expansive sundeck with romantic sunsets

  • Gorgeous beach and amazing fishing spot

    Gorgeous beach and amazing fishing spot

  • Open, sun-filled dining and living room

    Open, sun-filled dining and living room

  • Second bedroom with twin beds

    Second bedroom with twin beds

VRBO #293883

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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