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Tropical Sanctuary Near Downtown Naples with Pool & Spa

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,659 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3.0 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10

Vacation takes on a whole new meaning at Casa Mariposa, where a contemporary sensibility meets palatial living spaces. Whether you’re a couple looking for a romantic sanctuary, a family on a Florida trip, or you’re in search of an extra-special wedding or birthday getaway, here up to 10 guests can unwind in stunning Scandinavian style.

Open up the living room pocket doors to bring the outside in, slip into the heated pool and spa year-round, and wander the tropical English-style garden to pick fresh avocado, lemons, coffee, and oranges in peaceful seclusion. A lush, open green space offers a picture-perfect setting for enjoying games of croquet or badminton, passing leisurely afternoons on swings hanging from moss-clad oaks, and roasting s'mores around the fire pit.

Sleep Like Kings and Queens

Two bedroom wings flank the airy main space of Casa Mariposa. Sleep like royalty in the king-size master suite, made extra-family friendly with a twin daybed and a full-size crib. The en-suite bath is a spa in and of itself with a massive dual-sink vanity, walk-in shower, and a jetted tub for bathing bliss.

Three other uniquely styled bedrooms sleep two guests each, and two more can be accommodated on the living room sofa bed. Two additional full baths promise plenty of space for everyone to scrub down after a day in the sun at Vanderbilt Beach.

Cook, Splash & Play

The culinary-minded folks in your party will adore the gourmet kitchen, where granite counters glimmer, cathedral ceilings soar, and every appliance, tool, and supply is close at hand. Serve meals in two beautiful dining areas — one inside, the other out — and start your mornings with OJ and croissants at a kitchen nook overlooking the pool.

A contemporary-cool living room features pocket doors opening out to the patio, making it easy to relax with a movie or book while keeping track of the kids. Be forewarned — it may be difficult to draw people of all ages away from this heated swim-and-soak paradise. The double garage is an epic converted game space, complete with Ping-Pong, foosball, Wii, and a bean bag toss for endless entertainment.

Casa Mariposa is pet-friendly too, so feel free to bring your fur family along. There’s much to explore for all species here!

Your Worldly Hosts, Your Naples Oasis

Michael, Rikke, Jessica, Hannah, and Lucy (plus Marley and Koda the dogs and Marie the cat) hail from the UK and Denmark and have travelled extensively to all corners of the globe. Now this world-exploring clan is happy to call Naples home, and they’re happy to help in every way when it comes to making your Florida vacation fantastic.

Though you may be content watching the peacocks meander through the thriving orchards on this one-acre property, you don’t want to miss the hustle and bustle of downtown Naples just 5 minutes away. Eat internationally at the highly recommended Sea Salt or Hob Nob restaurants as well as Bha! Bha! Persian Bistro after a day stretched out on immaculate Naples Pier & Lowdermilk beaches. Von Liebig Art Center and The REV’s Institute (Researching the Evolution of Vehicles in Society) offer hours of cultural immersion on rainy days.

From one crew of travelers to another, welcome to magnificent Casa Mariposa, a truly remarkable Naples retreat.

More Details

Property Manager
Michael Page
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Michael Page

We are an Anglo/Danish couple with three daughters who have lived in the US for 10 years now. We know the Naples area well as we've had a second home here since 2001. We lived in New Jersey for 9 years and finally moved to Naples in the summer of 2012 and are now enjoy living here full time.

Why Michael Page chose Florida South West

We like the specific design of the home that focuses on the the great outdoors and in particular the pool and lanai area. The home itself is open plan and modern, two features that really drew us to this home. With over an acre of landscaped gardens, its ideal for either a leisurely stroll, playing various sports or just simply picking some fruit off the trees scattered around the property.

What makes this house unique

We love the open plan, family orientated style and layout of the home that lets in light and has great views from every vantage point! The optimal design of the home means that the lanai and pool area are the focal point enticing you to go outside. The rooms are divided up in each part of the house which would be ideal for 2 families vacationing here. We love the landscaped grounds - especially the southern style charm of the swings draped from weeping oaks, the novelty of a multitude of fruit trees from mangoes to macadamia nuts and just the space to stretch your legs or play a range of sports.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Great place and very accurate pics. Everything was just as we expected. Comunication with Michael was always prompt. We will definitely recomend this place to family and friends, and hope to be back!
Jul 2015
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Amenities

Naples House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 2659 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Spa
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Full size and travel cribs are available for infants. Elliptical in master bedroom as well as twin bed/trundle/daybed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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average rating of 4.80597 based on 86 reviews
5

Incredible family spot!

  • 5 of 5

This place is perfect for multiple families who want to spend time together! We were 4 couples and two one year olds and it was everything we could have wanted and more. We went on a bike ride, played yard games, cooked dinners and ate on the patio outside, went in the hot tub and pool (which was nicely heated), and had a fabulous time. The house is equipped with a pool gate you can put up for safety of little ones and even had some floats. The yard was spacious and our dog loved being free to roam and it was all gated so we didn't have to worry about her not coming back. There was plenty of cookware and kitchen utensils for all of our home cooked meals (you never have to leave!). The open floor plan left for plenty of time to connect with everyone. The beds were comfy and the house felt like it could have been ours. We definitely will be back!!!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: What a lovely guest! Samantha was an absolutely perfect guest: friendly, professional, respectful, and neat. The pre-booking communication was excellent and the whole process was a breeze. I would highly recommend Samantha to any other Homeway host.
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5

Casa Mariposa - wonderful oasis in Naples.

  • 5 of 5

“Casa Mariposa is a wonderful oasis in Naples. The house is beautiful, pool is great. So much information at the house for the area...Michael is a wonderful host. Responsive and helpful if needed. Check in was seemless. Family had a wonderful time, would highly recommend.”

“Michael, Thanks for the stay. The family had a wonderful time and loved the space. We spent more time there than going out! Looking forward to another stay. Deborah”

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Spacious home, great pool & fabulous kitchen!

  • 5 of 5

We all had a great time at Casa Mariposa. We all loved the layout and decor at the home as well as the convenient location to Downtown Naples and the beaches. Great pool with ample loungers, outdoor furniture and even hammocks. Loads of fun things to do in & out of the home.

The home is very spacious, we were 8 people and had ample space to move around in. Fabulous kitchen which we used a lot. Michael the host was very accommodating and prompt & informative with answering questions before our stay.

We would thoroughly recommend this home and we look forward to returning in the future.

The Anderson Family, Scotland.

  • Submitted: Aug 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The house and landscaping was beautiful. What a relaxing place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

You thought of everything when you furnished the house. From the games to the music to all the pool toys. We wanted for nothing. The only disappointing element was only one bedroom had an actual tv. We thought there was one n each bedroom. We were too tired to watch it anyway,but it would have been nice. The design and decor of the house was amazing ... and the pool....fantastic! Thanks for making it easy to rent and for showing it online exactly as it really is.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Jeanne for your glowing review. We are glad you were able to make good use of all the games, pool & beach accessories as well as the music collection available at the home. There is actually a TV in the second bedroom, to compliment the TV in the master & we plan to add a TV to the other two bedrooms. Pleased to hear you liked the design & decor both inside & out. We appreciate you leaving the home in excellent condition and hope to welcome you all back in the future. Warm regards Michael.
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5

Excellent property, clean, well maintained and great location!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for over 3 weeks with our 4 young kids and had a memorable time in Naples! Keep up the great work Michael, the house was as advertised and consistent to previous reviews.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Has everything you need for a relaxing vacation

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this property. The layout was perfect for our family, the kitchen was fully stocked with all we could need and more. The hot tub and pool were perfect and they had many pool floats and toys for the kids to enjoy! The kids each had their own room and loved that. The gardens were beautiful (be sure to use bug repellent) and my daughter loved the tree swing! The garage has ping pong, fooseball, bikes and a basketball hoop outside. There are books galore, DVDs, a Wii and family games and toys for the kids. The house is extremely private. We never saw a neighbor!

They even have a beach wagon (so nice when lugging lots to the beach) with chairs, umbrellas, etc - everything you could need for the beach! The amenities made it very smooth and easy for our family!!!

It took a while for us to find our way around from where the property was located. The house is nestled in an area with properties that have more land than usual for Florida! But once we figured out how to get around, we realized we were pretty centrally located in Naples, with an easy 10-15 min drive to beaches and 5th Ave. We loved Vanderbilt Beach, Clam Pass and Dolphin Watching at Naples Pier. I personally loved Oaks Farm for Groceries as we eat a clean organic diet and they also had a wonderful juice and milkshake bar, beautiful produce and a good wine selection. We had a great vacation. Thanks to the Page family for sharing their home! :)

  • Submitted: Jun 4, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Notes



  • Required Fees

    * Exit Cleaning: $250.00 (Flat Rate Per Stay)
    * Additional Guest Fee: $10.00 (Flat Rate Per Person Per Night)
    * Sales & Tourist Tax: %11.00 (Percentage of Rent & Taxable Fees)
    * Pool and Spa Electricity: $100.00 (Flat Rate Per Week)

  • Damage deposit: $500.00