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BEACH ACCESS FOR DOLPHIN HOUSE GUEST - PRIVATE & RELAXING (7 minute walk)

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Last updated: 07/19/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-28 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Charming Sanibel Island home:
Short walking distance to deeded beach path, experience the Gulf of Mexico and feel at home the minute you walk in. Sanibel was just named the #1 Vacation Destination in the World by noted travel writer Arthur Frommer.
This Charming 3 bedroom, 2 bath elevated home is a perfect place to spend an extended vacation on Sanibel Island, with a beautiful tropical landscape & lush vegetation, which can be experienced from the large 24 foot long screened porch that is open to the living room. This home features an updated kitchen, which is supplied with all your cooking necessities, should you plan to eat in. Ideal for entertaining visiting family and friends, relaxing with the latest book, reveling in the peace and quiet makes this home a pleasure to be in. The open floor plan and high ceilings flow smoothly and comfortably, allowing family to relax between the porch, living room, kitchen or the sunroom. Master bedroom features a king size bed, a private bathroom and large closet with a safe. The other two bedrooms are spacious with a queen bed in one room and 2 twin beds in the other and large closets and a sofa beds. Unwind in the hot tub after dining out at one of Sanibel's many fabulous restaurants that are with in minutes.
In the area are Gulf Beach, Nature/Bike Paths, Boating, Fitness Center, Golf Courses, Playground/Park, Elementary School, Tennis Courts and a Brand New Recreation and Community Center that has (3) pools and large workout center. Cruise the island's bike trails on the (4) new bikes. Watch the wonderful birds of Sanibel on the sandy beach and blue-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Indulge in long beach walks, shell collecting and dolphin watching, which add to the special ambiance of Sanibel for a perfect stay. (Sanibel requires a minimum 28 day stay)


Keywords: WALK TO BEACH, HOT TUB, 3 BEDROOMS, LARGE SCREENED LANAI, TROPICAL, SLEEPS 8

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Apr 16 - Oct 1, 2016
28 night min stay

$2,500
Christmas
Dec 1 - Dec 31, 2016
28 night min stay

$4,500
January
Jan 1 - Jan 31, 2017
28 night min stay

$6,500
High Season
Feb 1 - Apr 15, 2017
28 night min stay

$7,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • CLEANING FEE $150
  • Pet Fee $250
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Tax Rate 11%

Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 07/19/2016
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Location

1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
DOC FORDS
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
THE DUNES
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
TIMBERS

Car: Recommended

SANIBEL WAS JUST NAMED THE #1 TRAVEL DESTINATION IN THE WORLD BY RENOWNED TRAVEL WRITER ARTHUR FROMMER/ FROMMER'S GUIDE. ALSO, SANIBEL SCHOOL (GRADS 1 THRU8) WAS JUST NAMED THE #1 ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN FLORIDA. GREAT PLACE TO VACATION AND A WONDERFUL PLACE TO LIVE!

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2012

About: We bought this wonderful property in 2012 and try to visit as often as we can. We own a well known restaurant on Cape Cod, Gerardi's Cafe and come from a long line of wonderful chef's. We have two young children, and lots of family who love to stay at The Dolphin House.

Why Sanibel Island, FL, USA:
When we first looked at this house to purchase we were very impressed with the wonderful plants and flowers on the property. All sorts of fruit trees abound including mango, oranges and grapefruit. The house is well laid out with split bedrooms, and baths and a large lovely screened lanai. It's a short stroll to the private deeded beach access and restaurants and tourist attractions are all very close by.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Ideal location to the beach, restaurants and tourist attactions. House is comfy, very well equipped (especially since the owners are professional chef's) and everyone who stays at the property loves it...read the reviews! We are very reasonably priced for Sanibel and will consider allowing well behaved pets to stay with their owners.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • BEACH ACCESS FOR DOLPHIN HOUSE GUEST - PRIVATE & RELAXING (7 minute walk)

    BEACH ACCESS FOR DOLPHIN HOUSE GUEST - PRIVATE & RELAXING (7 minute walk)

  • FRONT WALKWAY TO PARADISE

    FRONT WALKWAY TO PARADISE

  • OPEN CATHEDRAL LIVING

    OPEN CATHEDRAL LIVING

  • MASTER BEDROOM BATHROOM WITH LARGE WALK-IN CLOSET

    MASTER BEDROOM BATHROOM WITH LARGE WALK-IN CLOSET

  • Third Bedrooom

    Third Bedrooom

  • WASHER & DRYER

    WASHER & DRYER

  • HAVE DINNER ON THE LARGE SCREENED PORCH

    HAVE DINNER ON THE LARGE SCREENED PORCH

  • FRONT OF THE DOLPHIN HOUSE

    FRONT OF THE DOLPHIN HOUSE

  • UPDATED FULL KITCHEN

    UPDATED FULL KITCHEN

  • MASTER BEDROOM, KING BED

    MASTER BEDROOM, KING BED

  • SECOND BEDROOM, QUEEN BED

    SECOND BEDROOM, QUEEN BED

  • SECOND BATHROOM

    SECOND BATHROOM

  • 24 FT. LARGE SCREENED PORCH

    24 FT. LARGE SCREENED PORCH

  • (4) ADULT BIKES & BEACH EQUIPMENT, CHAIRS & UMBRELLA

    (4) ADULT BIKES & BEACH EQUIPMENT, CHAIRS & UMBRELLA

  • WATCH THE SUN SET FROM THE DEEDED PRIVATE BEACH PATH

    WATCH THE SUN SET FROM THE DEEDED PRIVATE BEACH PATH

VRBO #405209

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Wednesday, August 24, 2016

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  • Sleeps
    8
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    House
Manager
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/19/2016

(239) 281-4179 (Florida, USA)

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