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Direct Beachfront, Recently Updated with Pool, Tennis & Dockage - Pet Friendly!

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View from the master bedroom balcony with direct gulf frontage.

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Last updated: 12/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:3
  • Property type:Townhome
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 Bedroom, 3 Baths

DIRECTLY on the GULF of MEXICO, newly remodeled townhouse. Located on the BEACH with dockage, tennis court and a fantastic gulf front pool! Fabulous, expansive gulf views. There is a screened porch on the main level, and an upstairs balcony off of the master bedroom. All of the appliances are new, as well as new windows, tile floors, bathrooms and a new gourmet kitchen with granite countertops. Fully equipped and ready for your enjoyment. Other new items include, flat screen televisions, local original art, ceiling fans, furniture, bikes, kayak, linens and towels, kitchen equipment, glassware, plates, silverware, etc. The list goes on and on! Just about everything is fresh and new. Also includes cable television, free long distance in the US and Canada and wireless internet access. Please inquire for more details and specifics about this great gulf front vacation rental.

No crowds here, just miles of unspoiled, 100% natural Florida (the way it used to be!). World renowned shelling, fantastic sunsets, bird watching galore, kayaking, dolphins, gopher tortoise, and a lively lagoon where fish jump all day long. Don Pedro State park is a short walk down the beach. You’ll want to capture the Island’s charm by traveling via golf cart, we rarely use cars here. Golf cart rental is available.


Bring your boat or rent one for the ultimate in Florida lifestyle. Our community dock will accommodate a boat up to 20 feet. Like to fish? Fish right off the dock or try your luck surf fishing or book a charter with one of the local guides for a thrilling day of sport fishing or backwater challenges. Trout, Redfish, Snook, Tarpon and Grouper are just a few of the many species that call our waters home.

Don Pedro Island (Palm Island) is a barrier island and a stones throw from the mainland. You’ll arrive via a short car ferry ride that takes about three minutes. Our island has a terrific resort that offers a casual restaurant, ice cream/deli shop, sundries store and a pirate show for the kids. The island is almost all single family homes so you’ll quickly find it has a pristine 'non-commercial” family feel. There are no large high-rise resorts, beach bars or traffic and noise. If you’re looking for that place in the sun that you can actually hear the wind whistle through the palms - you’ve found your place.

Off island you’ll be close to restaurants, shops, golf courses and world famous Boca Grande as well as other attractions. As we like to say... civilization is close but not too close. Boca Grande offers exclusive shopping, dining and sightseeing. By boat you can reach Cayo Costa Island State Park and Cabbage Key where Jimmy Buffet was inspired to write 'Cheeseburger In Paradise.' Do it all, or do nothing at all, that’s the “island” lifestyle. It’s laid back, always casual (leave your tie at home) and Florida at its best.

Sleeps six comfortably. No smoking. Pets allowed with owner's permission, additional pet deposit and fee per pet applies. Spacious, open floor plan. Fully equipped kitchen. Nice screened porch that opens into the living room. Master bedroom with private bath and beachfront balcony.

Don Pedro/Palm Island is an experience like no other. Come to our island and see why so many have fallen in love with this little 'slice' of paradise!
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(920) 664-1089 (Wisconsin, USA)

Owner

Member since: 2004

Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • Townhome
  • On floor 1
  • 1250 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Concierge
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Long distance in the U.S and Canada is included....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal grill....moreless

  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    For Colony unit owners and guests only....moreless

  • Heated Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
2016 Super Value Season
Nov 26 - Dec 23, 2016
3 night min stay
$285
$1,500 $5,500

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

2016/2017 Holiday Season
Dec 24 - Jan 6, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,190

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

2017 Peak Season 1
Jan 7 - Feb 24, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,990 $7,500

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

2017 Spring Season
Feb 25 - Apr 21, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,190

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

2017 Value Season 1
Apr 22 - May 26, 2017
4 night min stay
$325
$1,690 $6,200

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

2017 Peak Season 2
May 27 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,990 $7,500

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

2017 July 4th Week
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,190

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

2017 Peak Season 3
Jul 8 - Aug 11, 2017
7 night min stay

$1,990 $7,500

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$325
$1,690 $6,200

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

* 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 $140 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Pet Fee $100 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

Maximum allowable Capacity is 6

Check-in: 4 PM

Check-out: 10 AM

Holiday Weeks are charged at Peak Season rates and are a 7 night minimum.

All linens are furnished plus a starter amount of paper goods and trash bags.

Note: Rates are subject to change without notice.

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Location

66 Miles
Nearest Airport
Fort Myers International

Unspoiled, uncrowded and unbelievable location. It's old Florida at its best. One of the best beaches in the world and certainly one of the best in Florida. World-class Boca Grande is very close and Englewood offers some quaint shopping and local restaurants. It's an old Florida beach town that has managed to stay connected to a slower pace and tropical living.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: I grew up in Florida and as a child and teenager we would always head over to the Gulf Coast beaches for our recreation and vacations. It was a lot of fun and holds a bunch of fond memories for me. Back then, the Gulf Coast was less discovered and certainly less developed. Today, it's hard to find a beach with so few people and so underdeveloped. Quite refreshing to say the least. We chose Don Pedro Island (Palm Island) for the natural beauty and 'Old Florida' feel. This chain of islands just may be the last true Florida beach you can walk down (7 miles long) and hardly see another person. We also liked that there are no beach bars and high-rise buildings. It is the best of Old Florida, natural, unspoiled and a genuine paradise.

Why the Owner Chose Palm Island, FL, USA:
We bought here for the unspoiled beauty of the island and the area in general. Englewood is a low-key Old Florida 'beach town' that reminds you of how Florida looked many years ago, without the huge high-rise condominiums and massive hotels clogging the beach. There are plenty of local 'home-grown' shops and restaurants and the fishing is some of the best in world. The beaches are fantastic and the boating is world-class. If you are looking for a great family area that is close to everything, but far away from the congestion, traffic and noise, you'd be hard pressed to find a better place. The only way to get on and off the island is by a 3 minute car ferry ride. Having no bridge to the island allows for a semi-private atmosphere and keeps beach going traffic to an absolute minimum. The island is all residential other than the resort area at the north end of Palm Island which offers a quality restaurant and ice cream/deli shoppe and small sundries store. Most all of the island traffic is by golf cart.

The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
Staying on the island is not for everyone. If you like lots of places to shop, tourist attractions, beach bars and chain restaurants, this isn't the place for you. On the other hand, if you are looking for un-crowded and un-spoiled beaches, great kayaking, fishing and swinging in a hammock under some breezy palms, this may be just the place. It's for a couple or family that wants some serious down-time ... a place to unplug and recharge your batteries and enjoy some great family time. Our town home is pet-friendly with tile floors throughout, a private outdoor shower (which is great for pets!). We always travel with our dog and we know many of you won't leave home without yours either. After all, they're part of the family. There's an entertainment area under the unit with a charcoal grill, snack bar area, table and chairs. You'll see plenty of Gopher Tortoise and native birds. The beach is literally at your doorstep as is the private community pool.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/06/2016

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Photos

  • View from the master bedroom balcony with direct gulf frontage.

    View from the master bedroom balcony with direct gulf frontage.

  • Seating for six with Gulf views all around.

    Seating for six with Gulf views all around.

  • Casual living room with direct Gulf views.

    Casual living room with direct Gulf views.

  • Cozy ship bunk in the living room.

    Cozy ship bunk in the living room.

  • Fall asleep listening to the surf in this all new luxury master suite.

    Fall asleep listening to the surf in this all new luxury master suite.

  • Double queen beds in the guest bedroom.

    Double queen beds in the guest bedroom.

  • Updated guest bathroom.

    Updated guest bathroom.

  • Great views of the Gulf of Mexico!

    Great views of the Gulf of Mexico!

  • View of our town homes. Note the Gulf front pool house in yellow.

    View of our town homes. Note the Gulf front pool house in yellow.

  • Another great sunset on the island.

    Another great sunset on the island.

  • Native Gopher Tortoise.

    Native Gopher Tortoise.

  • Private tennis court across the sand road.

    Private tennis court across the sand road.

  • Fully updated kitchen with all new appliances.

    Fully updated kitchen with all new appliances.

  • Beautiful Gulf views and the breezy screened porch.

    Beautiful Gulf views and the breezy screened porch.

  • Large flat screen television in the main living area.

    Large flat screen television in the main living area.

  • All new master bedroom with memory foam king size bed.

    All new master bedroom with memory foam king size bed.

  • Beachfront view from the master bedroom deck.

    Beachfront view from the master bedroom deck.

  • Updated master 'spa-style' bath.

    Updated master 'spa-style' bath.

  • Two beach style bikes are included.

    Two beach style bikes are included.

  • Street view of Dolphin Beach.

    Street view of Dolphin Beach.

  • Gulf view to the north, note the Gulf Front pool!

    Gulf view to the north, note the Gulf Front pool!

  • Great birdwatching.

    Great birdwatching.

  • The pool is directly on the Gulf of Mexico!

    The pool is directly on the Gulf of Mexico!

  • Dock area on Bocilla Lagoon across the sand road.

    Dock area on Bocilla Lagoon across the sand road.

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Wednesday, December 07, 2016

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