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Beautifully remodelled condo on Gulf! Book now for 2018!!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo- 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps 6

Enjoy spectacular views of the Gulf, breathtaking sunsets, beautiful white sand beaches of Gasparilla Island! Relax and 'get away from all the stress'. Boca Grande village is just 3 miles from our condo, with quaint shops, restaurants and historical sites--no high-rises, no chain restaurants, no congestion! Conveniently located on the Gulf mid-way between Sarasota and Ft. Meyers, city life is not too far away. The secret 'Gem' of Florida. Located in the exclusive, gated Sea Oats Community, our 2 bedroom/2 bath condo (unit 122) has a very spacious 1,333 sq. ft. of air-conditioned space with a 250 sq. ft. screened lanai accessible from the living room and dining room, with a beautiful view of the Gulf and the pool/courtyard and, most importantly, only steps to the private beach!! The condo is equipped with a fully equipped kitchen, full-size washer and dryer, TVs, DVDs, cable, internet, stereo, linens and beach towels. The master has a king size bed; the second bedroom has 2 twin beds; queen size sleeper sofa in living area.

There are 2 courtyards on either side of the pool area equipped with gas and charcoal grills; outdoor tables/chairs under an arbor, and lights for after-sundown grilling! We have 2 lighted, clay court tennis courts, heated pool and newly renovated spa area. Many folks return here year after year and it is common to see generations of the same family during the holiday times or school vacations! It is unsure how this area seems to remain 'secret', but once you find it, you will want to return to this exclusive paradise!

More Details

Owner
Kathy Christman
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 12, 2017

About Kathy Christman

My husband and I met in college and have been married for over 30 years. We have 3 daughters. We currently reside in the Atlanta area.

Kathy Christman purchased this condo in 2006

Why Kathy Christman chose Boca Grande

We decided to come to this area for childrens' spring break one year, having never visited this part of Fla before. Well, we fell in love with area! The beach, the quaint village, community feel, the beach!! We found ourselves visiting many properties with local real esate agent during much of the week. When we found the condo at Sea Oats, we knew this was right for us!

What makes this condo unique

Proximity to beach and pool, quality of the bldg. construction, mgmt. on site, etc. were all important to us in decision to purchase a vacation home. Sea Oats continues to upgrade property with plantings for beach regeneration, adding gates, now golf-cart friendly, etc....all around good management important for a property in rental program.

Amenities

Boca Grande Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , newly renovated
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , newly renovated
  • These are extra large walk-in showers, each with a stationary shower head as well as hand-held wands!
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Gated Community
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The facility has a large pool and hot tub, covered parking, elevator access, lighted clay tennis courts and gas grills. Many folks drive golf carts around the island. We now have a golf cart parking/charging area. There is a small golf cart fee. Golf carts are available for rent at several places in town. Sorry, no smoking and no pets.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Beautifully remodelled condo on Gulf! Book now for 2018!!
average rating of 4.75 based on 8 reviews
5

Heavenly retreat in a prime location

  • 5 of 5

The condo description was true to the listing. We had a wonderful vacation at the Sea Oats. The condo was beautifully appointed in a beach theme was spotless when we arrived. . All appliances and furniture were new and worked perfectly. The washer and dryer came in handy. Our adult children and their spouses joined us for a weekend and there was plenty of room for the 6 of us. They enjoyed the tennis courts.The pull out couch had a comfortable air mattress attached. We enjoyed cooking breakfast every morning and grilling several nights. The kitchenware was plentiful and of very high quality. We enjoyed long walks on the almost empty beach and swimming every day in the lap worthy pool. We will definitely rent here again. The sunsets were BREATHTAKING! The people at the condo were very friendly as well. Great Condo.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to review my property! Thank you for the kind words and glad that you found our home exemplary! It makes us feel good to know that folks had a wonderful family vacation and that they enjoyed the condo updates and the community! I hope you will visit with us again! Kathy
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Amazing condo, terrible property manager

  • 4 of 5

We absolutely loved your condo! The updated kitchen, baths and decor and large screened porch were amazing. The fact that the entrance was one floor above the parking lot & street was also really nice with small children back and forth between ours and our friend's condo. Proximity to the beach was amazing. Our only complaint was the property manager Peggy. Her attitude, texts and emails boarded on harassment. She accused us of a myriad of infractions, which all turned out to be untrue, and we never received an apology for how we were treated. So unfortunately although your condo was wonderful, because of her we will not return.

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so glad that you liked our condo, but unfortunate that you had this experience with our property manager. We have never had that concern expressed before and we have owned our property for 10 years. It must have been quite an experience since you posted your review nearly a year after your stay and our property manager never mentioned any problems to me. I do hope you will not let this experience keep you from experiencing the beauty of 'Old Florida' in the future!! Regards, Kathy
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5

Wonderful!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect location on the beach

Great condo

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Boca Grande Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Love this vacation paradise! Stunning view and immaculate updated appliances & furnishings. We love listening to the ocean & enjoying dinner on the lanai. We look forward to our visit here all year long. The owners are very kind & make sure you have everything you need to relax & build fabulous memories in Boca Grande.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: March 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We are so glad that your family has chosen to stay with us twice in the past and looking forward to your next visit!
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This was a wonderful place!

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time! We have been in these units several times before, but we really loved it here. We tend to stay in for most meals and found the kitchen fully stocked. Could use more serving bowls is the only thing I can criticize about the whole place! We will be back next year.

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2016
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay at our recently totally renovated condo! I hope you will visit again and that I can earn that '5th star' when I supply a few more serving pieces. Thank you for making us aware. Regards, Kathy
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5

Fantastic stay!

  • 5 of 5

Great location! Wonderfully appointed condo! We took full use of the pool and hot tub. Fished from the beach and snorkeled. Very comfortable and totally relaxing! We hope to go back!

  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2012
  • Stayed: April 2012
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Come down to Sea Oats of Boca Grande and see why we have repeat visitors!! Thanks for the kind review!
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Nearest Barpub
0.3 Miles
Coconutz
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
The Tempation, Pink Elephant, PJ Seagrille
Car: recommended

Famous for it's fishing, Boca Grande is known as the 'Tarpon Fishing Capital Of The World'. Local fishing guides, boat rentals, kayaking and golf course access are all near-by. Golf cart and bike rentals are available on the island, which are great ways to see Boca Grande, with it's paved bike/cart path running the entire 5-mile stretch of the island. Tennis, jogging, fine local dining and shopping are all right here. Visit some of our historical landmarks - the library, churches and lighthouse. The flowers are beautiful. Walking the beach with a cup of coffee as the sun rises is a great way to start the day. You will find it very difficult to avoid picking up the wide variety of beautiful shells that await on the beach early in the day.

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $140 + Tax
Application Fee $25 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 12.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. A credit card fee will be calculated based on rental rate. We will accept a check to eliminate the credit card fee. Please read the newly updated cancellation policy when you receive the contract.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.