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SOUTH POINTE: REDUCED FALL PRICES! Southern private pool & close to the beaches

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House with private pool, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths. Close to the beaches & restaurants

Call owner direct at 1-641-344-8686!

Welcome to paradise! All of our guests have loved South Pointe at Beachwalk Isles & we know you will too! A recent guest said we have the most comfortable BEDS of any vacation home they have stayed in! We have always had happy guests & most say South Pointe is better then the pictures! We have all the EXTRAS you need for an amazing vacation but no extra fees! Come see for yourself!

South Pointe is in a quiet gated community in south Fort Myers called Beachwalk Isles. It has lakes & lush tropical landscaping. Our house has a private backyard with patio & a heated southern exposure pool! We delight in adding new tropical landscaping for our enjoyment & yours! Our home is complete with WiFi & HD satellite TV. We also have a large collection of DVDs & books!

South Pointe was built in 2002 & has had many recent updates. We remodeled the bathrooms with new tile, vanities, & solid surface counters. The kitchen is upgraded with dark wood flooring, stainless appliances, & quartz counter tops. Everyone seems to love our eclectic decorating style! The house is about 1500 sq ft plus the relaxing pool & patio area. There is an eat in kitchen in the front which opens to the great room which consists of dining area and livingroom. This has a new 42' flatscreen TV & blu ray DVD player. The patio doors open up to the lanai with a covered seating area and onto the heated southern exposure pool! For your dining pleasure, there is a gas grill, table & chairs plus patio loungers & pool floating loungers!

Back in the great room, a private hall leads to the laundry room, guest bath (shower/tub combo), & 2 guest bedrooms (both have new queen beds, dressers, & large closets). The large master suite includes a new queen bed, sitting area with its own flat screen TV, large custom walk in closet, & beautiful bath with 2 sinks, new walk in shower with seating, & linen closet.

Because we were renters ourselves for many years, we include lots of extras! The house is stocked with paper products, laundry soap, dishwasher soap, vacuum, cleaning supplies, etc. There are beach chairs, umbrella, 2 coolers, beach toys, & plenty of beach towels. There are 2 bicycles in the garage for your use! There is an iron, ironing board, & 2 hair dryers. We have tried to put everything in the kitchen we would want including a smoothie maker, mixer, lots of dishes & flatware, serving bowls, every type of bakeware, pots & pans, & lots of spices for cooking.

South Pointe is a comfy house with a big heart! It already holds lots of love & fond memories & yours are waiting to be made here!

Our area has everything! There is a Super Target across the street plus coffee shops (including Starbucks), hair salons, restaurants, banks, Publix (grocery), K mart, Beals, Tanger Outlet Mall abt 1 mile, & all kinds of neat little shops everywhere! Red Sox & Twins spring training camps are only 15 minute drive! Great flea markets! Many golf courses! Fresh seafood markets! But what we love best are the beaches! It's a short drive to Sanibel-Captiva Islands or Ft Myers Beach straight down San Carlos Blvd. Lovers Key State Park is only a short drive as well! There are so many gorgeous beaches close by it's hard to choose!

We love South Fort Myers & we love our home! We know you will too!!!

NO SMOKING

NO PETS

More Details

Owner
LaVaun Johnson
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 18, 2017

About LaVaun Johnson

Rod & LaVaun are both Midwesterners. He grew up in SW Iowa, near where we currently live. She grew up in S.Dak. We have been happily married for 36 years with 2 adult children & their spouses; God's greatest gift to us! We have traveled to many places. But our favorite spot to vacation in the US has been south Fort Myers area so 5 yrs ago we decided to look for a home there to spend some relaxing times & to share it with others as a vacation rental! Our search ended in July 2012 when we found South Pointe & began to put our personality into it!

LaVaun Johnson purchased this house in 2012

Why LaVaun Johnson chose Fort Myers

South Pointe is not just your basic vacation rental. It is filled with extras so you don't have to buy all those little & big things you need to enjoy your vacation! Such as all the pool toys, floating loungers, everything you need for the beach (towels, coolers, ice packs, beach chairs, umbrella, toys) & if you want to go for a bike ride, there are 2 bikes in the garage for you to use! If you like to cook, the kitchen is equipped with spices, condiments in the frig, & every type of baking dish you need! The cabinets are filled with silverware, glasses, & dishes. If you like to read, we have lots of books. If you like to watch movies, we have a collection of dvd's plus our satellite TV!

Beachwalk Isles is the perfect community with some fulltime residents & some part time & everyone is friendly! People love to walk & on our quiet streets you can do just that! You feel secluded here with the peaceful tropical surroundings but just outside the gate everything you could want is close at hand! Shops, restaurants, fitness center, & a short drive to the beaches! The house is the perfect size with an open welcoming floor plan! The heated pool is so relaxing! We love it & you will too!

What makes this house unique

We love the open floor plan of our home. You can be in the kitchen & see clear out to the pool! We also love that the master suite is separated for privacy. There is also a laundry room instead of just a laundry closet! We looked at many many properties in our home search but this home, neighborhood, & area are perfect for us & know it will be for you also!

South Pointe has it all!

Amenities

Beachwalk Isles House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Homeowner is not responsible for any accidents, injuries, or illnesses that might occur on the property, including the pool.
  • Any person under the age of 18 years old must use the pool only under the supervision of their parent or other responsible adult.
  • Cancellation: Security deposit-60 days or more prior to check-in date, deposit will be refunded less $200 processing fee. 59 days or less, no refund
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Master-double sink vanity, new glass & tile step in shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , New memory foam mattress. Dresser & Large closet.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , New memory foam mattress. Dresser & large closet.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Master suite-large custom closet & walk in shower with seat
  • 3 bedrms with new memory foam queen mattresses. Each room has generous closet & storage space & a comfortable chair for relaxing! There is a new flat screen TV in the Master suite.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • 7 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This is our personal vacation home so we keep it clean & are constantly adding & improving! All of our guests are pleased with the 'extras' we provide: well stocked kitchen with plenty of pots & pans, dishes, silverware, spices for cooking, pantry with baggies & paper products, lots of towels & beach/pool towels, pool & beach toys, beach bag, coolers & beach chairs, 2 bikes for you to ride, a large DVD collection, wifi & satellite TV, books, games, & on the list goes. After years of being renters & walking into a condo or house with the very bare minimum, we vowed our guests would be well supplied with everything we wished we had had!! We hope you will agree when you are our guests at South Pointe!

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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SOUTH POINTE: REDUCED FALL PRICES! Southern private pool & close to the beaches
average rating of 4.857143 based on 21 reviews
5

Perfect Rental Minutes from the Beach

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful, relaxing week at this property and it was perfect. LaVaun and Rod have thought of everything, you can literally pack only your clothes and still have everything you need or possibly think of. The pool was perfect as it has great sun exposure all day and it is so peaceful in this adorable neighborhood. The house is recently renovated with a large kitchen and beautiful tropical landscape out the window. Other than the pool, I really enjoyed the massive shower in the master bathroom and the beds were very comfortable! Fort Myers beach was maybe a five to ten minute drive, but the location is great because you are so close to shopping and restaurants. A great rental, I highly recommend to anyone!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sami, thanks for the great review! We are so glad you enjoyed our home & all the extras we try to provide. It's hard to know which is better: the great Florida sunshine by the pool or at a nearby beach! We love our home & area & we love sharing it! We would love to have you return!
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5

Florida Retreat

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, very welcoming and relaxing. The little extra touches make you feel right at home. We loved the safety and serenity of the gated community. Easy access to beaches and any service you'd need. We would recommend this home to everyone.

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pam, thank you for the great review! We're so glad you had a wonderful family vacation & made some amazing memories at our home & the surrounding area. You're always welcome at South Pointe! God bless!
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5

Very clean nicely decorated well maintained home.

  • 5 of 5

This was our third visit and stay in this home. We are always pleased to have our family vacation at this location. We plan to come back in the near future. The location is perfect, close to shopping and near the Fort Myers beaches.

Thanks to LaVaun and Rod.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for the great review! We love sharing our home with your family & knowing you enjoy & appreciate South Pointe as much as we do! We're always glad to have you back!
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5

Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the end of March for a week for Spring Break. It was my wife, three daughters (8, 10, 12), and myself. We had a blast! LaVaun was great and easy to work with and communicate with. You could tell she and her husband take great pride in this house. The location was fantastic. There is so much to do in Fort Myers. We were out and about exploring every day. It was fantastic. You have to leave in the morning for the beach if you don't want to get stuck in beach traffic, but I'm sure that's anywhere. If you avoid the traffic, you're at the beach in no time. The house is close to groceries, restaurants, shopping, etc. It's in a quiet, residential, gated community, so our girls riding bikes (two provided) and walks was no worry at all.

The owners provide plenty of toys for the pool and beach as well as chairs, umbrella, coolers, ice packs, condiments, dvds, towels, paper products, laundry detergent, etc. They also provided a very thoughtful welcome gift. Thus, one only needs to worry about what clothes to bring and what you want to eat or drink, because this house has everything else.

The house itself is very well taken care of. The heated pool area was perfect for swimming daily as we did. Our girls especially loved it. The bedrooms are all very efficient, and the master is quite nice as is the master bath and walk-in closet. The kitchen is well set up and stocked well with utensils, dishes and pots and pans. The living room is the perfect place to gather as we enjoyed a couple movie nights. We even used the garage to park, so that was also a major plus to keep the car cool.

I think the biggest thing that I liked about LaVaun and Rod's place was that they treated you like adults. They didn't nickel and dime you for everything; they trusted that you would take care of their house as responsible adults. Don't go crazy with the electricity, and it is included in the price. Clean up after yourselves and respect their property and the security deposit gets back to you quickly in full. Pretty simple concept really. All in all, a great place that we would definitely stay at again and highly recommend! For the price, I don't think you could do any better.

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dave, thanks for taking time to write a great review to help others see what all we provide & that we really do provide all the extras with no extra fees! We're so glad your family enjoyed our home & area & we look forward to having you return to make more great memories together! Blessings!
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5

Helt fantastiskt!!

  • 5 of 5

Underbart hus med fantastiska värdar. Rent och snyggt, huset har allt man behöver. Fint område som kändes tryggt, nära till affärer och restauranger. Vi hade en underbar vecka och våra barn älskade den fina poolen. Vi kan verkligen rekommendera detta boende till alla och kommer definitivt att åka tillbaka!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sandra, we're so glad you enjoyed your stay & made some great family memories with 3 generations on holiday together! You're always welcome back!
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Wappingers Falls NY
5

Wonderful vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful vacation at South Pointe. The home is exactly as pictured, lovely and comfortable. It was extremely clean and welcoming! The owners were wonderful to deal with and responded to all of our questions in a very timely manner. They have thought of everything! We vacationed with our daughter and her family which included two small boys and South Pointe was just perfect. We truly enjoyed Fort Myers!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nancy, thank you for being great guests! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay & all the extra details worked out well for you. You were a delight to work with. We would love to have you as our guests again in the future. Blessings to your family!
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Fort Myers, FL (RSW)
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Many to choose from!
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
County Hwy 865 - 1/2 mi from the house
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Rib City, Italian, Mexican, Burgers - walking
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Sanibel Island or Fort Myers Beach
Car: recommended

Our home, South Pointe, is in a quiet gated tropical community in South Fort Myers called Beachwalk Isles. Everyone agrees it is the perfect location! Just outside the gates is everything you need - stores, restaurants, fitness center, banks, salons, etc. It's a short drive to Sanibel/Captiva Islands & Fort Myers Beach or a bit further down the road to Lovers Key State Park. There are a vast array of gorgeous beaches & shelling! A short walk out our gates brings you to Biscotti's for coffee, homemade breakfast, lunch, dinner or ice cream! Starbucks is right across the street along with a Target Super Center & other stores & restaurants! Our favorite Mexican restaurant LaCasita is just a few blocks away! Loveboat Ice-cream is also just down the street with some of the best ice cream we've had! Tanger Outlet Mall is 5 minutes down the street. This area has lots of consignment & thrift stores which is antique hunting Fort Myers style!! There is plenty of golf close by & places to rent boats or kayaks. We are a short drive to Edison & Ford Winter Estates, beautiful downtown Fort Myers & the river district, & Major League Baseball spring training! We LOVE our area & so do all our guests!

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Damage Deposit $500

You will be working directly with ourselves (the owners). We have a proven record of happy guests! We charge no extra fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.