The Overwater Snook Cottage at Yellowdog Matlacha

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Last updated: 10/05/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

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Enjoy 180 degree waterviews from inside our newest cottage rental, the snook. Open the french doors and enjoy the refreshing breezes and sounds of lapping waves.

The snook is a studio cottage with one queen bed. A large hdtv and large comfortable couch is also in the studio unit. The cottage has a full kitchen with brand new granite coutertops, large refrigerator, gas stove, oven, coffee maker, microwave, and all kitchen utensils. A full bathroom is in the cottage, along with a washer and dryer. There is also an additional shower and half bath right outside your door, in the shared outdoor area.

Please note that since our rentals are pet friendly, we may not recommend staying with us if you have significant, uncontrolled allergies to pet dander. We make every effort to thoroughly clean between guests, but cannot guarantee the cottage will be 100% free of pet dander.

About Yellowdog: Yellowdog is a destination in itself. We have 3 cozy individual cottages intimately tucked away behind a gate off of Pine Island Road. Our tropical landscaping, docks for your boat, fishing, or kayak launch, and the wide open water as your back yard will make you feel like you are miles away from everything. We are right next to Bert's Bar and Grill and across the street from Island Seafood - two of the best places to eat in Matlacha and they are right at your doorstep. Well behaved dogs are welcome to stay with you for an additional cleaning fee.

From Yellowdog you can easily walk to most of Matlacha's art galleries and restaurants.

We have licensed captains available for boat trips and fishing charters.

For larger parties you may want to also rent the redfish and/or the tarpon cottage at yellowdog. Between the two, they can sleep an additional 8-10 people and they share the same common areas as the snook cottage. We are also only a few houses away from the bridgewater inn.

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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, outdoor shower


Other Amenities

  • Boat parking available in water only. No boat trailer parking is available on our property but is available nearby for an additional fee....moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic


  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Sound/Bay Fishing


  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill


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from 6 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 24 - Nov 20, 2016
2 night min stay
$1,250 $3,500
High Season
Nov 21 - Apr 30, 2017
2 night min stay
$1,350 $3,780
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$1,250 $3,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $25
  • Tax Rate 11%

Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 10/05/2016
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28 Miles
Nearest Airport
Southwest Florida International Airport
23 Miles
Nearest Beach
Ft. Myers Beach

Matlacha is the perfect spot for fishing, kayaking, and boating. Please note, if you are not familiar with the area, the closest beach by car will be about 45 minutes to either ft. Myers beach or sanibel island. If you have a boat, you can get to cayo costa or sanibel in about that time or less, depending on your speed.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: We actively manage this gorgeous property and do whatever it takes to make sure our guests have a fantastic vacation!

Why the Owner Chose Matlacha, FL, USA:
There are no other properties in the area like ours. We have 3 cottages confined in a gated area, with kayaks and paddle boards, plenty of outdoor seating, boat slips, and views that will take your breath away. We love our 4 legged guests, and with our gated confines, they are free to roam safely.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
Matlacha has many waterfront rental properties, but we have yet to see one that is as clean and tastefully decorated as ours. If you care about that sort of thing, we're your best choice! We are constantly improving the property like it's our home, because it will be someday!

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Speaks: english

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, October 22, 2016

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