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Island Paradise On Little Gasparilla Island

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

Island Paradise On Little Gasparilla Island

If you have been dreaming about some time away from the day-to-day stress of life, this is the place for you! Leave your car on the mainland, take our ferry over to this beautiful private island getaway, get your toes in the sand & be prepared to relax. Famous for its shelling, you'll love exploring the 7 mile long beach as well as the quaint island. You won't find any distractions like shopping, as there are no stores on the island. You won't find any traffic, as there are only golf carts on the island. Once you experience this paradise, you will certainly want to return!

Susan Chambers
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2018


Placida Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Master
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • 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
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(39 traveler reviews)

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Island Paradise On Little Gasparilla Island
average rating of 4.948718 based on 39 reviews
West Lakeland Twp

Wonderfully unique Florida vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four had an absolutely wonderful vacation to LGI & Susan's beach condo. I highly recommend this vacation for those who would like a peaceful, beautiful setting with plenty to do in the untouched natural Florida setting. The accommodations were more than adequate for our family of four. We were very comfortable in the condo & had everything we could possibly need for our week on LGI. Bonus of the Hidaway Condos is the pool & use of golf carts - which were super fun for exploring the island. We walked the beach for hours hunting for sand dollars and sharks teeth. Reveled in the most gorgeous sunsets every night. Getting back over to the mainland was super easy with the boat shuttle that was included. Also a bonus was the secure parking for our rental car. We could easily explore the mainland when we felt like it but much preferred the tranquility of LGI. The Publix grocery store is close by and easy for groceries as well as many fun restaurants to try once back on the mainland. There was just something so magical about LGI and only using golf carts or our own 2 feet to get around!

  • Submitted: Dec 14, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks, Jamey! It really is magical, isn't it? Your generous review is so appreciated, it makes me happy to know others see what we see every time we visit our little piece of paradise! Please come back soon! Susan
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Mableton, Ga.


  • 5 of 5

I must first admit that when I booked the reservation, I didn't fully understand what I was getting in return. My first mistake was that I arrived at night in an unfamiliar area. But once I got my bearings and some instructions from my wife, everything went so smoothly!! The property is not fully described in the write-up. It's so much, much more. The house has two levels and everything that you could ever think you might want is already there. All you have to do is enjoy yourself. Susan has thought about everything and it's at your fingertips! As the days went by, I begin to think of Little Gasparilla as Gilligan's Island. The residents are super friendly and the area is a pristine beach covered with shells. I think the shelling here is better than Captiva or Sanibel. If you're planning on being in the area, this is the BESTEST PLACE!!!!

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fun on Little Gasparilla Island

  • 5 of 5

Great time at Hideaway Bay Beach Club. Property was great, no problems and the owner was very responsive. We will be back. Love the island.

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Jacksonville, Florida

It was a lovely place,felt like heaven.Would love to come back again.

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for a peaceful time away from all the hustle bustle,this place is for you.

Our host was awesome,the entire checkin and checkout process was pretty smooth and we did not face any difficulties during our stay.

Thank you Susan.

  • Submitted: Dec 31, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Our family of 5 loved our stay at LGI. The condo was clean and comfortable with an incredible sunset view. I was especially relieved how well they communicated with us prior to our stay with the uncertainty of our stay in relation to Hurricane Irma. Thank you for an incredible week at our favorite island! Can't wait to return!!

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Another successful Family Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at the rental. Our favorite thing was exploring the island on the golf cart. Each day we would look for a new spot on the beach. The rental was more than comfortable for a family of four. The own is readily available for any questions and was very nice when we lost the rental key. I would recommend a stay to anyone. FYI keeping a car rental is pointless, better off getting an uber or taxi for grocery trips, buy everything you may or may not need and stay on the island. Between shelling, shark teeth hunting, swimming, golf cart cruising and mid day naps you won't be bored.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $90
Damage Insurance $59

Payments are non-refundable. Vacation rental protection is highly recommended. For a nominal policy fee, your non-refundable payments are protected if you need to cancel your trip due to a covered reason. Please see "Add vacation protection services to your booking" on this site to learn more.

It is highly recommended by the owner to first make an inquiry rather than a booking in order to receive an accurate quote. There is a golf cart fee of $100 per week. The damage protection fee listed is for 2-4 person booking. Rate will increase for 5-6 person booking. Always feel free to call or inquire with any questions. 561.523.1146 cell (Susan)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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