'Dock Envy'-Private Dock W/ Secluded Cottage(46 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3 nights
- Property type:Cottage
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
Cottage, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 7)
Upon returning to the cottage from your day at the beach, enjoy rinsing off in the refreshing outdoor shower. Then soak in the views of the dolphin jumping in the bay while relaxing on the screened in porch and realize just how blessed you are.
The full sized kitchen is ready for use with a refrigerator, oven/stove, dishwasher, coffee pot and microwave. It is also stocked with dishes and other necessary utensils.
Linens and towels are supplied for your convenience.
Pirate's Water Taxi 941.697.5777 is the main mode of transportation to and from the island if you do not have a personal watercraft. Normal business hours are 8:30am - 5:00pm. There is a fee of $20 minimum one-way (this covers 2 people and luggage), with each additional person costing $10. The captain will run after hours if previously scheduled at an increased rate. This service runs out of Eldred's Marina where parking is available for $6/night.
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Member since: 2012
- 960 sq. ft.
- Children Welcome
- Pets Considered:
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Satellite / Cable:
- Away From It All
Local Services & Businesses
- Bird Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Linens Provided:
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
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My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $300
- Pet Fee $125
- Tax Rate 12%
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Car: Not Necessary
Little Gasparilla Island (LGI) is a bridgeless & roadless barrier island on the Gulf of Mexico, between Tampa and Naples. You leave your car at one of the marinas and take a 10-15 minute boat ride to the private dock and cottage. The island is approximately 7 miles long and approximately 1/4-1/2 mile wide. LGI is the perfect place to wind down and relax. You can take leisurely strolls on the beach, or explore the interior of the island along the many sandy paths. An option is to rent a golf cart, grab a cooler and just take your Sunday drive anytime you want. What about that book you have been wanting to read or going fishing either at the end of the dock or on a boat (either yours or a rental). Guides are also available in the area.
Year Purchased: 2012
About the owner: My wife and I (both 5th generation Floridians) have been coming here since 1975. We just love the area and the unique nature of Little Gasparilla Island. Our daughter grew up here on family vacations and now our twin grandaughters are discovering all the wonders of LGI.
Why the Owner Chose Placida, FL, USA:
If you love to fish or desire a great view of Gasparilla Sound, this is the place. The fishing is fantastic on the private dock. At night, you can turn on the light and see what looks like your own snook aquarium. The dock also makes it easy to unload you luggage and then kick back and relax.
The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
The long private dock in front of this cottage has made the neighbors jealous for years. Fantastic views of Gasparilla Sound and breathtaking sunrises each morning are seen from the screened-in front porch. Miles of sandy beaches are a short walk away.
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Walkway to the dock
Living room and Kitchen
The CRAB TRAP! child's sleeping/reading nook
Bedroom 1 King size bed
Game Room down stairs. This includes a dart board, card table and mini fridge
42' snook caught off the end of the dock by one of our renters!
15lb 29" Grouper caught off the dock by our guest Bob
Bird Key across Gasparilla Sound
"Dock Envy" -Secluded cabin w/ a private fishing dock
Screened porch with outside eating
Bedroom 2 twin beds
Ernesto caught this Cobia right off the dock
Recent guest Matthew P. caught this gorgeous Red right off of the dock!
Little Gasparilla Pass to Gulf
Sunset on the beach
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Wednesday, March 22, 2017
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