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Pointe Santo, Fully Renovated with Beautiful Gulf Views from Sundeck!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,345 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 2 Baths, Sleeps 6, Gulf views

This beautiful two-bedroom, two bath penthouse Unit D-42 has breathtaking Gulf and lake views from the screened-in lanai and the large private rooftop sundeck. The kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances, plenty of counter seating and is fully equipped. The living room has a queen sized sofa sleeper and entertainment center. The master bedroom has a king sized bed, flat screen TV with Blue-ray DVD and direct access to the lanai. The master bathroom has just been renovated with double-sink vanity, large luxurious walk-in shower. In the guest bedroom you’ll find a queen sized bed and twin extra long bed, with TV/DVD, and an adjacent bathroom with shower and tub. There are granite counter tops throughout. Linens, including beach towels, are provided.

Pointe Santo de Sanibel is the most sought-after complex on Sanibel Island and is perfect for families. Complimentary wireless internet is provided throughout the complex. The meticulously maintained lush landscaping with its palm trees and tropical flowers surround the lake, pool and hot-tub. A Recreation Director oversees a fun-filled daily recreation program for kids and adults. Walk out to the biggest, sandiest beach on the island and relax on the beach chairs provided for guests or find that perfect shell on the best shelling beach in the world. Bike paths that take you throughout the island come right up to Pointe Santo. This place has it all!

Click on the Owner Information tab above for the link to our website.

Key words: sleeps 6, renovated, comfortable, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, washer/dryer

More Details

Owner
Heidi Mirusky
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2017

About Heidi Mirusky

We first started going to Sanibel about 20 years ago with our children and we always stayed at Pointe Santo. The boys loved roller blading and biking around the island and we have many old photos of them in the pool. We finally realized our dream and purchased a unit at Pointe Santo. We look forward to enjoying all that Sanibel and Pointe Santo have to offer with our now adult children.

Heidi Mirusky purchased this condo in 2011

Why Heidi Mirusky chose Sanibel

This place really does have it all. Sanibel Island is easy to get to from Chicago, but once you've crossed the causeway, you're on a quiet tropical island. The island has an exclusive feel to it. We checked out all the condo complexes on the island and there's no comparison - Pointe Santo's the best.

What makes this condo unique

We love sitting on the beach or by the pool and no trip would be complete without renting bikes and touring the island. Every visit brings a new adventure: kayaking, fishing, learning about native wildlife or trying out a new restaurant.

Amenities

Sanibel Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1345 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Guest bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Newly renovated
    Master en suite bathroom - toilet , shower , Newly renovated master bath with huge walk in shower
  • 2
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Adjacent master bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , Adjacent guest bathroom
    Living Room Sofa Sleeper - 1 queen
  • 2
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Beautiful Gulf view from rooftop sundeck, Walk right out to the beach, Beach chairs for guests, Children's Program Director, Children activities, Beautiful peaceful pool with hot tub, Shell-cleaning station, Clubhouse has computer and printer access, Bike-racks, Shuffleboard, Beanbag toss, Boogie boards

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Pointe Santo, Fully Renovated with Beautiful Gulf Views from Sundeck!
average rating of 4.769231 based on 26 reviews
Richmond
5

Nice unit.

  • 5 of 5

Had an awesome time lounging at the beach. The condo exactly what our family of four needed to make a week at the beach enjoyable. We will definitely look in to a stay the next time we go to Sanibel.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very comfortable, everything you need.

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our vacation to Sanibel and this unit. It was very clean, had everything you needed to cook, lots of towels and beach towels, comfortable beds and even books to read on the beach. Complex was very nice, short walk to the beach. Our kids are early 20s- they had a great time with no complaints. They closed the pool and hot tub every night. Thank you for a great vacation! We will definitely rent your place again when we come back!

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the wonderful review of your recent stay at our condo. We always strive to provide the best vacation experience for our guests. Hopefully you will be back soon!
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5

Very nice condo!

  • 5 of 5

Very nice condo!! We really enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much! We hope you'll be able to enjoy our beautiful condo in the future!
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(630) 631-7266
5

Wonderful updated condo

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in D42 was wonderful! The pictures didn't do the unit justice! Beautifully updated and renovated, it was like staying in a 4 star hotel!

The kitchen is modern and well equipped. We found that everything we could think of was there, even a crock pot!

The bedrooms were large and had ample room to move around. And the tva in each bedroom and family room were a great size! You don't have to worry about watching a 13 inch tv!

The master bathroom was heavenly! A huge glorious walk in shower, and counter space galore!

The outside patio and deck were a nice bonus! Great place to have your morning coffee or evening glass of wine! Just watch out for the no seeums. I left with a 100 or more bites! Of course that had nothing tondo with the unit, just Florida!

Overall a great, kid friendly, nicely appointed condo to stay in!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Stillwater, MN
5

A perfect week!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous week in D42! This was our second time renting this condo and we would definitely return. Everything you need is provided, including beach toys, chairs & towels, which is great for families. The owners have made beautiful updates and it is evident that they truly care about their renters' comfort. The lanai and rooftop deck are especially lovely places to relax any time of day. The views from the rooftop are stunning, and this unique feature helps D42 stand out from other condos on the island. Pointe Santo is a gorgeous complex, with beautiful landscaping and an attentive staff. We love the location of Pointe Santo on the island, as you can watch both sunrise and sunset from the condo's beach. We think this is the PERFECT place to spend a week away from the cold winters of Minnesota!

  • Submitted: Mar 28, 2015
  • Stayed: March 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your vacation in Sanibel at our condo. The island is a special place to visit, and hopefully you will be our guests again soon.
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3

Things I Wish I Had Known!

  • 3 of 5

Beware! If you want Air Conditioned comfort this is not the spot for you! We set the AC (exactly as the directions in the condo book stated) but it never got cool! Never! Spoke with the on site HVAC contractors, who happened to be on site doing maintenance. They worked in the unit and went on their way, but there was no improvement. So...after much sweating we shut off the AC and opened the bedroom windows!! Wait! Not the answer! Smokers in the hallway! (The condo even has ashtrays for smoking!!) So....we open the sliders! Wait! Not the answer- the slides open to the screened porch- but...the stairwell is open to the outdoors. So guess what, in came moths, bugs and even a gecko. So we sweltered both day and night. Ceiling fans of little help, they wobbled awful so could only be used on low speed.

Overall

VIP Rentals: Excellent. Arrived after hours- everything waiting for us in lock box. Condo very clean. Plenty of towels.

Condo Complex: In need of updating, very 70's

Island Location: Excellent- very central to everything. Went to Ding Darling, Shell Museum, and Lighthouse. Enjoyed all.

Pool: Nice, but very small and almost always crowded with children (parents did not honor the "adult" times)

Beach: Majority of chairs are in full sun- chained in place so you can't even move them to the shade.

Condo Unit: Well equipped, comfortable bed & furniture. Lots of tv/radio/dvd but never used any of them. Paperwork in condo warns of ants and not leaving food out. We had no food out yet there were tiny ants all over the kitchen. Updated master bath appears nice, but sadly quality poor- tile had multiple colors of brown grout, chunks of grout in the corner of shower, and pencil numbers written on all of the tiles is shower! Inattention to detail. Roof deck has lovely view, but it was so hot and sunny it was not practical to use.

This is my 3rd trip to island, I don't expect perfection, but I will not return to this complex.

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2015
  • Stayed: February 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We’re sorry that your vacation didn't meet your expectations. The HVAC company addressed the cooling problem (they topped off the coolant) and reported that the unit was then operating normally. If the air conditioning was still not functioning to your satisfaction, our management company or the Pointe Santo condominium office in the building of your stay would have called for return service if they had been notified. In the semi- tropics, bugs and other pests are always a problem and every effort is made to keep them under control. Pointe Santo is a very popular family destination, especially during the spring season, and it is unfortunate that the time designated for adult only swim was not enforced fully during your stay. We will make sure the Pointe Santo security group is made aware of the issue. The public beach chairs are indeed strung together, however, we provide our guests with chairs and umbrellas located in our unit’s Beach Closet. We appreciate your feedback as we continually strive to improve our guest experience at Pointe Santo de Sanibel.
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Map

Nearest Airport
28 Miles
RSW - Ft. Myers
Car: recommended

J. N. 'Ding' Darling National Wildlife Refuge, The refuge is part of the largest undeveloped mangrove ecosystem in the United States. It is world famous for its spectacular migratory bird populations.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 11.0%

Our rates include the Reservation Fee, Damage Insurance, Linens, and Base Rent. Additional is 11% state and county tax.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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