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  • Minimum stay:7-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

A warm beautiful escape from the cold weather chill when you stay for the season at our lovely 2 bedroom, 2 bath home in Fort Myers, Florida. Wake up each morning to a sunrise overlooking the marina in our large screened lanai balcony on the 2nd floor. Walk down the private spiral staircase to the dock and catch a glimpse of wildlife such as turtles, river otters and the many bird species native to Florida. Or, take a walk to the heated pool and go for a quick swim and relax in the Jacuzzi tub. If you are inclined to be more athletic it’s a short walk to the clay tennis courts or the fully equipped fitness center.
Spend your day enjoying a good book from our extended personal library collection or watching our HD big screen 50” TV with cable on our overstuffed comfortable couches. A DVD player is available along with a few movies. Movies can be rented at the local grocery store for a few dollars.
Our kitchen has everything you may need to feel at home, dishes, glassware, silverware, toaster, panini maker, coffee-maker, pots and pans. We have an ice-maker in our full sized refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave.
Both bedrooms have linens and plenty of the comforts you are accustomed to at home. Bedrooms are fully carpeted The master suite bathroom has an oversize round soaking tub and a double sink vanity. Both bathrooms have a walk in shower, towels and some personal vanity items that you may need to get started. The 2nd bedroom has beach chairs and beach towels in the closet for your use. Both bedrooms have plenty of dresser and closet space for your clothing and storage.
A washer/dryer is available for your laundry convenience in the hall closet. The living and dining areas are spacious and comfortable, please see the photos.
The air-conditioning is thermostat controlled central air for consistent comfort through out the condo.

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 1500 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : Yes

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking permitted outside on lanai or outside of condo...moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Elevator is available, but entranceway door has no ramp...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    Spacious walk in closet/dressing area...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

    Private bathroom connected to second bedroom...moreless

  • Both bedrooms are well appointed and have all the necessary linens and towels for your comfort. Hair dryer is available for your use....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Master suite bathroom features water views of the marina and lania access, a large round tub and double vanity with plenty of storage for your personal items. The second bathroom is attached to a private doorway and is fully equipped. ...moreless

Other Amenities

  • 30 day minimum stay preferred. Contact us for other inquiries.

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Choose from a variety of titles from our personal library collection....moreless

  • DVD Player:

    DVD is available for your use...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Premium cable with WI-FI is provided....moreless

  • Stereo:

    HD TV has music stations for your listening pleasure....moreless

  • Television:

    Enjoy movies, sports, music and more with Comcast premium channels on our 50 inch HD TV in the living room....moreless

  • Video Library:

    Some movie selections on hand, many selections with cable provider and also available at the grocery store for just a few dollars. ...moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Approximate 20 minutes drive to the Fort Myers downtown area and Historic sites....moreless

  • Water View:

    Screened in Lanai overlooks serene private dock on the inner marina cove of our Fort Myers home. ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Waterway leads to main marina located on the Caloosahatchee river in Fort Myers which empties into the gulf towards the beaches....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • 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:

    Open concept dining between the kitchen and living room areas. ...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Central Air conditioning...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New dryer unit for your convenience...moreless

  • Elevator:

    Yes...moreless

  • Fitness Room / Equipment:

    Fully equipped fitness center just a quick walk from the condo/pool area...moreless

  • Garage:

    Covered parking only...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    Wi-Fi included, Computer available for your use. ...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    High ceilings give the living room an open spacious atmosphere, comfortable couches and chairs make you feel at home....moreless

  • Parking:

    Covered parking and assigned space close to elevator and stairs....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Beach towels avail for use....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New washing machine for your convenience...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig coffee system for 1 cup on the go. Automatic coffee maker, espresso maker (stovetop type)...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Complete set of dishes, side plates, bowls, glassware of all types (coffee, wine, water)...moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Standard dishwasher, soap pellets provided to get you started. ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Large open kitchen area with a nook for breakfast or socializing....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Large side pantry available to store your purchased items as well as cabinet space in the kitchen area...moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Full size refrigerator has an icemaker...moreless

  • Stove:

    Electric stove...moreless

  • Toaster:

    and Pannini press...moreless

Outside

  • Balcony:

    Balcony has 4 high captains chairs and a side bar unit (no alcohol is included) ...moreless

  • Boat:

    Vessels can pick up and drop off at the main marina. No overnight dockage is available currently. ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Available in the local area...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Drive to the main marina to launch your kayak or canoe and park on site. ...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Enjoy the beautiful and private lanai views from the condo....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    New BBQ grill is located at the pool for your use ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Clay tennis courts are available across from the pool area and over a small walking bridge...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Choose from two pools, the first one is just steps outside your door, heated in winter months and the second is located at the Fitness center...moreless

  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub:

    A hot tub is available at the condo pool...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Dec 1 - Feb 28, 2017
7 night min stay
$180
$4,200
My Standard Rate
30 night min stay

$3,800
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning fee $100
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Please note this is a NO PETS/NO SMOKING rental. Is you smoke there is an outside area available on balcony. Refunds do not include any online processing fees incurred for credit cards.

laura.fortmyers@gmail.com


Owner's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

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12 Miles
Nearest Airport
Southwest Florida International Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Ron Dao's
1.8 Miles
Nearest Golf
Kelly Greens Golf & Country Club
2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Roadhouse Cafe
5.8 Miles
Nearest Beach
Causeway Island Park, Sanibel Island

Car: Recommended

Close to the beaches of Fort Myers, the fishing piers off the river and ocean, Edison & Ford museum, Malls and shopping, great restaurants and live entertainment, many public golfing locations nearby, surfing, swimming, art shows, water park within 10 minutes drive, library, nature walks and much more on the beautiful Florida west coast south of Tampa and close to national parks if you want to take an airboat ride through the Everglades or a boat trip to Key West for the day. Snorkeling, boating and boat launch ramps all close by. Convenient to the shopping center less than 2 miles away and other conveniences such as CVS and Walgreens pharmacy.

One great local entertainment spot we recommend is The Roadhouse, a Jazz club, located less than 5 minutes drive. They have some talented musical performances every night and consistantly great food. LaMotta's family style casual Italian also is very good food and great service located in the same plaza as the Roadhouse Cafe If you are looking for a local pub offering great food at a reasonable price, we also enjoy Poppy's Pizza off McGregor road, they deliver or go in to see the place and catch the sports game on thier big screen tv's. There is alwasy something going on in Downtown Fort Myers or Sanibel Island, check out the events calendar here:

Be sure to visit Centenial Park Centennial Park, a beautiful ten-acre community park located on the scenic banks of the Caloosahatchee River, conjures up memories of an old-fashioned park where families can stroll, picnic, and lazily enjoy the ambiance and charm of the south. On-site amenities include a large handicap-accessible playground area for children, fishing pier, boat docks and launching ramp, volleyball courts, two picnic pavilions, promenade path, and plenty of benches to sit and relax while watching a romantic sunset or the river view. In addition to numerous weddings and private parties, Centennial Park regularly plays host to various community events that you won’t want to miss! Centennial Park is located in historic downtown Fort Myers, 2000 West First St.

If you are a Golfer, check out the public course at Golfview Golf & Racquet Club at Fort Myers:

14849 Hole-In-One Cir. Fort Myers, FL 33919

From biking to zip lining you can find it all in Fort Myer area, take a look at this great site for all activities you might be interested in doing in the general area and experience the Florida dream!

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: We are both from the Northeast (MA and NJ) and have lived in Florida for many years on the east coast near Fort Lauderdale.

Why the Owner Chose Ports Of Iona (Fort Myers, FL, USA):
We have always enjoyed coming to the west coast of Florida. We have traveled from Marco Island to Tampa and Sanibel/Fort Myers has always been our favorite destination. We finally had the opportunity to get our own sanctuary away from the hectic east coast.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
The water views from our lanai are spectacular and peaceful. Being able to some of the nature and wildlife that has all but disappeared from most other overdeveloped areas is one the most special things about this area and the nearby islands. We see large turtles, fish, exotic birds and an otter family right from the lanai. It is a quiet area but close enough to find excitement or entertainment if you are looking for fun.


Contact us

Speaks: english

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Photos

  • Fort Myers beach sunset

    Fort Myers beach sunset

  • Cozy kitchen nook

    Cozy kitchen nook

  • Dining area open concept

    Dining area open concept

  • High ceilings,airy spacious living room complete with your entertainment needs

    High ceilings,airy spacious living room complete with your entertainment needs

  • View of lanai from master bedroom suite

    View of lanai from master bedroom suite

  • Second bedroom has a queen size bed and a ceiling fan

    Second bedroom has a queen size bed and a ceiling fan

  • One of the views from our screened in balcony, rainbow after a rainstorm.

    One of the views from our screened in balcony, rainbow after a rainstorm.

  • One of many waterways surrounding the condo.

    One of many waterways surrounding the condo.

  • Well maintained clay courts across from the pool area

    Well maintained clay courts across from the pool area

  • Historic Sanibel lighthouse 10 minutes drive from Ports of Iona VRBO #487729

    Historic Sanibel lighthouse 10 minutes drive from Ports of Iona VRBO #487729

  • Sunset at the main marina

    Sunset at the main marina

  • Spacious kitchen area, fully equiped

    Spacious kitchen area, fully equiped

  • View from the kitchen out to the screened balcony lanai

    View from the kitchen out to the screened balcony lanai

  • Living room view towards kitchen area

    Living room view towards kitchen area

  • Master bedroom suite, king size bed, walk in closet leading to large bath area

    Master bedroom suite, king size bed, walk in closet leading to large bath area

  • Private sliding door to lanai from master suite

    Private sliding door to lanai from master suite

  • Second bedroom has a small dresser and large closet for storage

    Second bedroom has a small dresser and large closet for storage

  • Your own private stairway leading to the dock from lanai

    Your own private stairway leading to the dock from lanai

  • Pool and Jacuzzi VRBO #487729

    Pool and Jacuzzi VRBO #487729

  • Pier at main marina has river access to land jet ski or boat to drop/pick up.

    Pier at main marina has river access to land jet ski or boat to drop/pick up.

  • Stunning sunset off the fishing pier at the condo's main marina

    Stunning sunset off the fishing pier at the condo's main marina

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Thursday, September 15, 2016

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