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VILLA LAS PALMAS... The Beautiful Front Courtyard welcomes you!

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Last updated: 09/17/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

CHOOSE THIS STUNNINGLY BEAUTIFUL VILLA, for your ultimate vacation pleasure. This gorgeous Mediterenian mansion is set on the banks of the grand Caloosehatchee River in the Buckingham Rural Preserve. This gem is serene and Zen like in its private country setting, yet close enough to shopping and beaches. Quaint downtown Fort Myers is only five minutes away, with its fine restaurants and art galleries. World class beaches and Sanibel Island are 25 minutes away. Naples and world class shopping is not far south on the freeway. Cape Coral is just down Bayshore Road a few miles, with it many fine restaurants.
This magnificent mansion with its 20ft ceilings boasts 4 bedrooms and 3 and one half baths. There is also a sleeper sofa and and closet in the library, should you need extra sleep space. All in all, you will find 3 king size beds, one queen sized bed and the sleeper sofa which is also a queen size. On of the King size beds can be made into 2 twin beds, just in case you have children who would prefer a smaller bed size. You will find a generous supply of linens and towels in the linen closet, adjacent the laundry room. The laundry room has washer and dryer, an iron and and ironing board.
The swimming pool and spa are in the tropically furnished lanai,attached to the south side of the house. where you will also find the Gazebo, with its state of the art BBQ, for your alfresco dining pleasure. The Gazebo is next to the summer kitchen with its gourmet chef's range. The Gazebo and the summer kitchen are fitted with beautiful granite countertops..and pecky wood cabinets.. wide and tall sliding glass doors open this space up to the lanai.
If this is not your cup of tea, you might prefer to be fishing off the long and wide dock and decks that grace this remarkable property. This River is world class for Tarpon fishing, so be sure to try your hand. Here you will also find a birdwatching paradise. You will want to bring your binoculars... You will find 50 palm trees on the grounds of this unique estate.
You will find a 'secret garden' with its own pool...a great spot to curl up with a good book. This garden is private and walled. You will find it filled with tropical plants. Two of the east wing bedrooms open into this beautiful 'secret garden'. The gourmet kitchen is graced with all new state of the art stainless steel appliances, about an acre of granite, and more that enough cabinets and cupboards in pecan woods.Yiou will find it to be a chef's dream! The kitchen opens up to the great room where you will find a comfortable leather sofa and a big screen tv. There is a breakfast nook adjacent the kitchen, and of course a formal dining room for those special occasion dinners.
The living room has a big screen tv, complete with a Blue Ray dvd player. It also opens up with big glass sliding doors to the lanai.
You will find a library with a huge desk looking out onto a beautiful view, just in case you need to get in some computer time. There is also a sofa and bookcases that hold many treasures...books and games. What a great place to while away the afternoon!
This magnificent home boasts two master suites, both with marvelous water views. What a beautiful way to relax!
The river traffic will entertain and amuse you....everything from magnificent million dollar yachts to a simple lonely kayak will float past the dock. This river is part of Florida's famous inland waterways. It connects the Gulf of Mexico with the Atlantic Ocean, so all manner of sial and motor boats will come and go past this beautiful spot on the river bank. There is an occasional paddle wheeler replica steamship that will come up river, and you will see an occasional tugboat as well. Many familys use this water way with waverunners and water skiing on weekends. You can try your hand at crab catching off the dock. World famous blue crab abundantly inhabit these waters. Sweetwater Marina is just a short distance up the river.
You will find a three car oversized garage attached to the house, as well as plenty of off street parking.
Whatever your desire, you will find it here, or within minutes away...this residence is located just a short 2 miles from the freeway, I75. For your convience, there is a Publix Super market just a short 1 mile away and across the River via highway 31. This shopping center also boast a Walgreen's drug store, , a pub, several eateries a bank and a nail salon. There is a a gas station and a liquor store here as well. Everything you might desire to complement your stay is just around the corner.
All the beddrooms and main rooms have ceiling fans, which you will also find in the Gazebo and in the lanai.
There are state of the art air conditioning units for each wing of the house. The master Suite boasts a huge bathroom with his and hers sinks and vanities, a walk in closet, and a walk in shower.
You only need to pack your flip flops and swim wear....
Come... and stay with us...RELAX, PLAY and DREAM your vacation here in this BEAUTIFUL MANSION ON THE RIVER.

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Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    AGE 25 AND OLDER ONLY...moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    MASTER SUITE, BATHROOM & SHOWER AND MAIN ROOMS OF HOUSE WHEEL CHAIR FREINDLY...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 3

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 4

    ...moreless

  • Library

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  • King size beds (1) 3 BEDROOMS, WITH A KING SIZED BED. ONE BEDROOM FEATURES A KING BED WHICH CAN BE MADE INTO 2 TWIN BEDS, Queen size Beds (1) ONE BEDROOM WITH A QUEEN SIZED BED, Twin or Single Beds (1) ONE OF THE KIG BEROOMS CAN BE MADE UP AS 2 TWINS.
 cOMPLETE LINENS IN THE CLOSET OF THIS BEDROOM., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) QUEEN SIZED SLEEPER SOFA IN LIBRARY, ADJACENT TO THE 
 CABANA OR POOL 1/2 BATH. THIS ROOM ALSO CONTAINS A
 CLOSET AND DRESSER DRAWERS....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • COMPLETELY PRIVATE LOCATION

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Water View:

    Magnificent Water Views from Every Room in this Beautiful Mansion...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Fronting on the Legendary Caloosahatchee River & Intercoastal Waterway, connecting the Gulf of Mexico with the Atlantic Ocean. Watch Million Dollar Yachts on their way to Miami and the Eastern Seaboard, as well as local traffic and magnificent wildlife. You will spot dolphin, and tarpon as well as all manner of shore birds. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    2 A/C UNITS, ONE FOR WEST WING AND ONE FOR EAST WING. MASTER SUITE is in West Wing, all other bedrooms are in EAST WING, A DESIRABLE SPLIT FLOOR PLAN....moreless

  • Broadband Access:

    WIFI IN ALL ROOMS...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    2 SPACES UNDER COVER IN GARAGE ADJACENT THE MAIN HOUSE...moreless

  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance:

    USA ONLY...moreless

  • Garage:

    3 CAR GARAGE, OVERSIZED, 2 SPACES UNDER COVER PROVIDED. LOTS OF OFF STREET PARKING ON THIS PROPERTY, ON PAVER FRONT TURNAROUND, AND PRIVATE ROAD...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    GAS LOG FIREPLACE IN GAZEBO (PULL UP CENTER BRICK BELOW LOGS TO ACCESS PILOT AND TURN ON. AND OFF)...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    LINENS AND TOWELS IN LINEN CLOSET ADJACENT LAUNDRY ROOM, AND SOME IN BEROOM CLOSETS....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    AMPLE OFF STREET PARKING IN FRONT PAVER TURN AROUND AND PRIVATE DRIVE...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    PLENTY OF SPACE FOR THESE ITEMS ALONG THE 1OOOFT PRIVATE DRIVE....moreless

  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine:

    WASHER AND DRYER IN SPACIOUS LAUNDRY ROOM, ALONG WITH IRON AND IRONING BOARD...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils:

    MORE THAN ENOUGH UTENSILS ARE PROVIDED, ALSO EXPECT A FULL SPICE CUPBOARD AND PANTRY FOR YOUR COOKING PLEASURE AND CONVENIENCE...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    (2) THIS BEAUTIFUL MANSION CONTAINS 2 KITCHEN.S AN IN-HOUSE KITCHEN WITH PROFESSIONAL STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES AND MANY BEAUTIFUL PECAN FINISHED CABINETS AND WONDERFUL GRANITE COUNTER TOPS WITH AN ISLAND....moreless

  • Microwave:

    HAS CONVECTION OR REGULAR OVEN AND MICROWAVE WITH SIMILAR CAPABILITIES ....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    SUB-ZERO MONOGRAM SERIES REFRIGERATOR...moreless

  • Shared Kitchen:

    THE SECOND KITCHEN IS THE 'SUMMER KITCHEN' ADJACENT AND CONNECTED TO THE GAZEBO...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    THERE IS A DECK ATTACHED TO THE DOCK AND A PRIVATE PATIO IN THE SECRET GARDEN....moreless

  • Gazebo:

    COMPLETE WITH GRANITE COUNTER TOPS, AMPLE CABINETS ,OUTDOOR DINING TABLE AND CHAIRS . YOU WILL ALSO FIND A GAS LOG FIREPLACE IN THIS AREA....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    SPACIOUS LANAI DECKS BOTH SUNNY AND SHADED,. USE FOR SUNNY OR RAINY DAYS. THIS SPACE HAS 3 CEILING FANS...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    SPA IS AT POOLSIDE. bEAUTIFUL RIVER VIEWS FROM THIS SITE....moreless

  • Private Pool:

    NATURAL SALT WATER PRIVATE POOL....moreless

  • Sauna
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
christmas
Dec 17 - Jan 7, 2017
7 night min stay
$425
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
$375

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $250 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • cleaning $350 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.


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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Regional South West RSW
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
DJ'S LOUNGE, BEEF O'BRADYS
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
75 GOLF COURSES IN THIS COUNTY (LEE COUNTY)
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
I 75
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
BEEF O' BRADYS, ITALIAN CAFE
25 Miles
Nearest Beach
FORT MYERS BEACH, BUNCHE BEACH, SANIBEL

Car: Recommended

Best of Beaches south and north, World Class Fishing, Golf golf, golf! More that 75 golf courses in Lee County.

Boating, swimming, and shelling for your daily pleasure.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: World traveler who always loves to 'come home'!

Why the Owner Chose North Fort Myers, FL, USA:
This is my special place for Heaven on Earth!

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Gorgeous Riverfront Setting. Close to all amenities, yet a quiet serene and Zen like setting. Wonderful water views from almost every room.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • VILLA LAS PALMAS... The Beautiful Front Courtyard welcomes you!

    VILLA LAS PALMAS... The Beautiful Front Courtyard welcomes you!

  • Swimming Pool & Lanai for Sunning and
Swimming or relaxing with a Good Book!

    Swimming Pool & Lanai for Sunning and Swimming or relaxing with a Good Book!

  • The Spa and the Dock...bring your fishing pole!

    The Spa and the Dock...bring your fishing pole!

  • View of the Caloosahatchee River from the Dock!

    View of the Caloosahatchee River from the Dock!

  • The Elegant formal living Room,
complete with a big Screen TV and Blu-Ray DVD.

    The Elegant formal living Room, complete with a big Screen TV and Blu-Ray DVD.

  • The Library with Double Executive Desk, Bookcases and Queen Sized Sleeper Sofa

    The Library with Double Executive Desk, Bookcases and Queen Sized Sleeper Sofa

  • Master Suite, with Sweeping River Views and Elegant Lighted Cofferred Ceiling.

    Master Suite, with Sweeping River Views and Elegant Lighted Cofferred Ceiling.

  • Another Guest Bedroom, fit for a Queen, with ceiling fan & a lovely river view

    Another Guest Bedroom, fit for a Queen, with ceiling fan & a lovely river view

  • The Secret Walled Garden, complete with pond A romantic spot in any light!

    The Secret Walled Garden, complete with pond A romantic spot in any light!

  • Formal Dining Room with 20 Foot Triple Tray Lighted Ceiling, for Elegant Dinners

    Formal Dining Room with 20 Foot Triple Tray Lighted Ceiling, for Elegant Dinners

  • Al Fresco Dining & BBQ with River Views in a Gazebo adjacent the Summer Kitchen

    Al Fresco Dining & BBQ with River Views in a Gazebo adjacent the Summer Kitchen

  • The Dock, for you Fishing and Viewing Pleasure. Always a favorite spot to read!

    The Dock, for you Fishing and Viewing Pleasure. Always a favorite spot to read!

  • Welcome to your Riverfront Paradise... SERENE ZEN LIKE LOCATION

    Welcome to your Riverfront Paradise... SERENE ZEN LIKE LOCATION

  • Relax in the Sun and enjoy the River View

    Relax in the Sun and enjoy the River View

  • The summer Gazebo complete with Fireplace and BBQ, for Dining Al Fresco

    The summer Gazebo complete with Fireplace and BBQ, for Dining Al Fresco

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  • West end of the Living Room

    West end of the Living Room

  • The huge Master Bath with his and hers vanities, and walk in closet , & Bathtub

    The huge Master Bath with his and hers vanities, and walk in closet , & Bathtub

  • Beautiful 
Guest Bedroom with ceiling fan & Views of the Secret Garden & Pond .

    Beautiful Guest Bedroom with ceiling fan & Views of the Secret Garden & Pond .

  • The bathroom & shower for the Queen Bedroom Shared with the Secret Garden Room.

    The bathroom & shower for the Queen Bedroom Shared with the Secret Garden Room.

  • Cabana Bathroom, adjacent the swimming pool, located across from the Library.

    Cabana Bathroom, adjacent the swimming pool, located across from the Library.

  • The Summer Kitchen with Chef Quality Appliances, granite counter tops and
Views!

    The Summer Kitchen with Chef Quality Appliances, granite counter tops and Views!

  • Beautiful Breakfast Nook, adjacent a 
Magnificent Kitchen with granite counters

    Beautiful Breakfast Nook, adjacent a Magnificent Kitchen with granite counters

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Tuesday, September 20, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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