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**Steps to White Sandy Beaches,Golfing, Boating, Dining & Shopping**

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,290 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 14 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Santa Maria is steps away to Beautiful White Sandy Beach. Located on the quiet Southern end of Ft Myers Beach. You will enjoy taking long walks on the beach, swimming in the Gulf, watching the dolphins and seeing amazing sunsets. A vacation you will not forget and want to keep coming back for more. If you like boating The Fish Tail Marina is next door with affordable rentals. If it is golfing you love Shell Point Golf Club & Kelly Greens are both within 11 miles..The Ft Myers Beach Trolley to shopping and dinning is outside your doorstep and travels up and down Estero Blvd. Convenient location to Bonita Springs, Naples, Sanibel and Capitiva. This first floor unit has been newly painted. There are wood floors thru-out with lots of natural sunlight. Very spacious with over 1300 sq ft living area. The master bedroom has a queen bed, walk-in closet and its own bathroom. The second bedroom has twin beds nice size closet. The third bedroom/den has a full size bed with a smaller closet. Santa Maria's heated pool is one of the biggest on this end of the beach. .it is private for guests of Santa Maria I & II. The gazebos are around the pool area with tables, chairs and BBQ/grills.

Keywords: Great location on Estero Blvd ..Convenient to all beaches, shopping, dinning, boating, golfing..FUN!!

More Details

Owner
CINDY
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
October 19, 2017

About CINDY

Hi my name is Cindy. Im from Boston. I have two kids and we love Ft Myers Beach. We try to get there at least two or three times a year. We have been vacationing here for 13 years. My parents purchased a unit at Bay Village and three years ago I was able to buy this unit at Santa Maria. I used to go to the East coast of Florida all the time. I find the West coast to be so much nicer. We spend lots of time walking the beach shelling, crabbing and sight-seeing. If you can believe it in the last three years on every trip it never rained the weather is always awesome.

CINDY purchased this condo in 2011

Why CINDY chose South Island

I love Ft Myers Beach I will live here someday!! The location is awesome...we are so close to many other great beaches. Day trips to Barefoot Beach, Lovers Key, Vanderbilt Beach.. and more... Bonita Springs and Naples a short drive away. We walk to fish tail marina and rent kayaks. We also rented a pontoon boat for half day $200. So much fun

What makes this condo unique

Walks on the beach,watching the sunset and seeing the dolphins The Gulf is truly amazing!

You don't need a car. The trolley that runs up and down Estero Blvd is awesome.

Amenities

South Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1290 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Beach chairs ,umbrellas, fishing rods and coolers are available for renters use in the storage shed. Sand toys, shovels, buckets, noodles and floats for pool.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews
4

Excellent Location

  • 4 of 5

We have vacationed at Ft. Myers Beach for the past 8 Christmas seasons. The easy access to dining at the Santini Plaza & the beach makes this an excellent rental. The pool was another plus. We hope to return soon.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2016
  • Stayed: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Milwaukee, WI
5

A Great Place to Stay - Our Third Year Here

  • 5 of 5

I would echo all the positive comments below. The pool, easy access to the beach and Lover's Key, and the nearby Santini Plaza are big pluses in our book. We brought an inexpensive king converter kit and made the two twin beds into a king. We had previously rented in December, and wondered if the island would be crowded in February, but it turned out not to be very crowded at all down on this end of the island. Currently driving off the island to the north can be very slow on weekdays due to road construction near the area of the library, so we usually took the southern bridge which goes past Lover's Key. We highly recommend this condo and will be returning next year.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2016
  • Stayed: January 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Location Location Location

  • 5 of 5

Five minute walk to: beach, shopping, restraints, marina, and fresh market. The property was very well maintained. My favorite place was the pool it was awesome. Communication with Cindy was very prompt and helpful. The only thing we missed was our king size bed. The Beached Whale was our favorite restaurant. Very good quality for the money. Thanks Cindy.

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2014
  • Stayed: December 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Great Place to Stay!

  • 5 of 5

We rented this condo for a Christmas stay with our two daughters, son-in-law and grandson, and it was perfect!! It has everything as described on the website and even exceeded our expectations. It's clean and convenient, and located on a beautiful part of Ft. Myers Beach. (We had rented a few years ago on Sanibel and found that FMB is even nicer, but more reasonably priced.) The pool is fantastic, the beach is nearby, and a mall is steps away with nice restaurants and other amenities. We rented bikes from the really nice folks at the Dolphin Inn and biked a short distance to Lover's Key, which was beautiful. Our daughters rented kayaks next door from "Crazy Woman Kayak" and had an amazing afternoon. For 25 cents, we rode the Trolley to a restaurant on the North end of FMB called Nervous Nellie's. Our vacation was really fabulous, and the condo was comfy - kitchen is small but has everything you need, and we ate several meals on the screened-in lanai. Santa Maria is quiet, but neighbors were friendly and nice. This was great!!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2014
  • Stayed: December 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Toledo, Ohio
5

Great vacation place !

  • 5 of 5

The condo was beautiful and had everything we needed. Was within walking distance of restaurants and shopping . Could rent a boat right at the plaza beside the condo. The beach was great and right across the street. Can take the trolley to any place on the beach. We really enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2012
  • Stayed: April 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: April is an awesome month in Ft Myers Beach. The weather has been fabulos for months and months. I happy you found the condo to have everything you needed. Having the trolley to take you any place on the beach Time Square, Resturants, Shopping, Publix ect is pretty convenient too. Thanks for staying at my place. I would be happy to have you come back next year. Thank You!
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5

This. Condo was everything the description stated and more.

  • 5 of 5

My husband spent a month here and had a wonderful time. The unit was very clean. We did some of our own cooking and all necessary utensils were provided: dishes, pots and pans, silverware etc. Many restaurants and stores were within walking distance. A trolley is available to get to Publix for groceries if you do not have a car. The entire complex was very clean, including a large heated pool. The beach was only a block away. We especially like the fact that it was very quiet, friendly people, secure building and less traffic than the north end of the beach. We have booked this unit for next March and highly recommend it to people looking for a clean, secure and peaceful place to stay. The owner is friendly and has thoughtfully provided all the necessities we needed for our stay.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2012
  • Stayed: March 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Santa Maria is really a great location on Ft Myers Beach. That end of the island is definitely the quieter end with less traffic and easier access to other beaches like Lovers Key, Bonita Beach & Bearfoot Beach in Bonita and Naples beaches too. I am glad you found everything in the unit to be just what you needed for a perfect vacation. Having the trolley available to get around is convienent too if you dont have a car. Thanks for staying and I look forward to having you back next March !!!
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Map

Nearest Airport
29 Miles
South West Florida Intl (RSW)
Nearest Barpub
0.05 Miles
Santini Plaza
Nearest Ferry
8 Miles
Casino Cruises
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
http://kellygreens.com/, shell point golf club
Nearest Motorway
10 Miles
rt 41
Nearest Restaurant
0.05 Miles
Santini Plaza
Nearest Beach
0.02 Miles
Ft Myers Beach (cross the street)
Car: not necessary

Fish Tail Marina Boat Rental next door. Bay Beach Golf Course within walking distance. Santini Shopping Plaza within walking distance.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

ALL RENTAL RATES ARE NEGOTIABLE...CLEANING FEE INCLUDED..
Jan. 1-31 $4000 (30 day min)
Feb. 1-28th $4000 (30 day min)
March 1st-31st $4000 (30 day min)
April 1st-15th $2000 (14 day) or (30 day)$4000
MAY 1st - NOV 1st Some FLEX on WEEKLY RENTALS
May 1st-31st $1900 or $3800
June -Oct 1st-31st $1800 (14 Day) or (30 day) $3500
Nov & Dec 1st-31st $2000(14 day) or (30 day) $4000

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.