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A Beach Paradise - Beautiful North End - Gateway Villas

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Watch the dolphins and beautiful sunsets from your balcony

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Last updated: 08/22/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The condo is right on the beach and the balcony overlooks the white sand and the Gulf of Mexico. Watch dolphins play and view gorgeous sunsets from this lovely sixth floor balcony apartment. Beautiful, newly remodeled, one bedroom apartment with king-size bed and new queen-size sleeper sofa. Have all the comforts of home in a spectacular setting. The bathroom is newly remodeled and kitchen is fully equipped with new modern appliances. Gateway Villas is a gated condominium.

Located in the quiet north end of Estero Island within walking distance of 'Time Square' with shops, restaurants, fishing pier, etc. Golf and Marina are nearby.

Keywords: Condominium

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Property Type

  • 8 story
  • Condo
  • On floor 6

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • King size beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queensize sofa bed

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Full Modern Kitchen, Pool, Hair dryer included, New flat screen TV in Living Room and TV/VCR in bedroom. No Smoking Please...moreless

Entertainment

  • Games For Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable

Theme

  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View:

    Watch the dolphins play from the balcony...moreless

  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Dryers available on ground floor...moreless

  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided:

    All linens, including beach towels...moreless

  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Paved and gated...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Gated parking...moreless

  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Abundance of bathroom towels and beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washers available on ground floor...moreless

  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Paper products, cleaning products, soap...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Overlooks sandy beach and the Gulf...moreless

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Beautiful well maintained pool...moreless

 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Off Season
Apr 9 - Dec 16, 2016
7 night min stay

$800
High Season
Dec 17 - Apr 21, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,200
Off Season
Apr 22 - Dec 15, 2017
7 night min stay

$800
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$800

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $60
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

$200 Deposit is Required and will Be Applied

to balance owed. Cancellations in Writing at least 60 Days

in advance will receive deposit refund. After that time,

the deposit is unrefundable. Condominium Rules prohibit pets in rental units.

If payment is made by credit card an additional fee of 2.9% will be added for domestic or 4.5% to international.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Calendar

Last updated: 08/22/2016
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21 Unavailable
22 Today
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Location

15 Miles
Nearest Airport
Southwest Florida International Airport
6 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Rt. 41 and Gladiolus

Car: Not Necessary

Beach, Fishing Pier

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2002

About the owner: We vacationed in Fort Myers Beach in 1983 and purchased a one bedroom apartment here at Gateway Villas because it was our dream to become 'beach bums'. When we retired from Chicago in 1996 we moved here permanently and have loved every minute. My husband died suddenly in September of 2013 but I am continuing to rent the apartment with the hope that the people who come will enjoy their stay and get a little feel of paradise on our beach.

Why the Owner Chose North Island, Fort Myers Beach, FL, USA:
We had the opportunity to purchase Apt. 695, which happens to be across the hall from our unit (696). We've enjoyed the guests and take pride in keeping the apartment well stocked and clean (the way we would like a rental to be!)

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The balcony overlooks the Gulf and there you can watch the dolphins and the beautiful sunsets. We know this for a fact because we spend many hours on our balcony. The white sandy beach is ideal for walking and the pool is well maintained. Times Square is a few short blocks down the beach where there are many restaurants and shops and the pier. We are located on the north end of the island between the back Bay and the Gulf. Living just across the hall gives our guests the ability to contact us easily at any time.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Watch the dolphins and beautiful sunsets from your balcony

    Watch the dolphins and beautiful sunsets from your balcony

  • Gateway Villas - 500 Estero Boulevard, Fort Myers Beach

    Gateway Villas - 500 Estero Boulevard, Fort Myers Beach

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • A tea tray welcomes you

    A tea tray welcomes you

  • Kitchen Area

    Kitchen Area

  • View of Bay from bedroom window

    View of Bay from bedroom window

  • View from balcony

    View from balcony

  • Swimming Pool

    Swimming Pool

  • Barbeque Area

    Barbeque Area

  • View of back bay from bedroom window.

    View of back bay from bedroom window.

  • Beautiful sunsets

    Beautiful sunsets

  • Sand sculpting on our beautiful white beach

    Sand sculpting on our beautiful white beach

  • Gulf view from pool deck

    Gulf view from pool deck

  • Pier in walking distance

    Pier in walking distance

  • Sofa converts to a queen size bed

    Sofa converts to a queen size bed

  • Fully equipped modern kitchen

    Fully equipped modern kitchen

  • Comfortable king size bed in bedroom and queen size sleeper sofa in living room

    Comfortable king size bed in bedroom and queen size sleeper sofa in living room

  • Bathroom

    Bathroom

  • View from balcony

    View from balcony

  • Tiki Hut

    Tiki Hut

  • Front Gates and Parking Area

    Front Gates and Parking Area

  • Washers and Dryers on Ground Floor

    Washers and Dryers on Ground Floor

  • Just a casual stroll down the beach to Times Square shops and restaurants

    Just a casual stroll down the beach to Times Square shops and restaurants

  • Map showing building location

    Map showing building location

VRBO #43664

This listing was first published here in 2004.

Date last modified - Friday, August 26, 2016

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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Condo
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Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 08/22/2016
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