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Beautiful Home in Paradise, Walk, Bike or Paddle to Port Charlotte Beach

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

On The Water, 3 Bedroom/2 Bath, Great Kitchen, Bikes & Kayaks included!

El Sol Naciente is a Beautiful Waterfront Home with Hot tub, Bikes & Kayaks just a short walk or ride Port Charlotte Beach Park & Pool

Escape to paradise. Enjoy beautiful sunrises & sunsets, near by shopping, restaurants, local watering holes, beautiful historic districts, as well as fishing, kayaking and boating from private dock just steps from your back door. We are located in the nicest, most unique neighborhood in Port Charlotte. The house is located on a beautiful wide canal with open water to Charlotte Harbor and The Gulf.of Mexico You can take a short walk, ride on any of our bicycles, or paddle, on one of our kayaks, to the beautiful, quiet Port Charlotte Beach Complex. The park boasts a heated pool along with a playground, tennis, basketball, volleyball & bocce courts as well as horse shoes, picnic pavilions and boat ramps all in this beautiful, quiet, cul-de-sac community.

This home has been newly renovated with an amazing kitchen. This is not a bare bones rental kitchen. It has LED lighting, all new appliances and is equipped for everything from Belgian waffles & Espresso, to Sushi & Fondue. We even have a large crock pot so dinner can be waiting for you when you get home, or fire up the Weber grill and enjoy your favorite meat and veggies or your catch of the day. The all clad stainless cookware and fondue set makes for a great place to prepare any meal. What ever your preference, this kitchen should meet most of your culinary needs.

There is a 50" flat screen TV with DVR & Century Link cable in the main living area to watch your favorite movies, shows or sporting events. High speed wireless internet as well as a wireless printer is also available. 32" flat screen televisions with DVD players are in every bedroom.

The bedrooms have comfortable mattresses with quality Egyptian cotton linens and plenty of pillows.

Plenty of thick, soft bath towels and additional beach towels are provided.

Enjoy your morning coffee or espresso, from the automatic espresso & coffee machine along with a batch of my own fresh, custom roasted coffee beans. Sitting on the lanai enjoying a beautiful sunrise is a great way to start the day.

The private hot tub and tiki bar area will be a favorite area for entertaining and relaxing.

Please contact me with any questions or special requests. I will always do my best to help make your vacation a great one! 941-321-0462

More Details

Dwight Anders
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 22, 2017

About Dwight Anders

Hello. We live in Sarasota, about 50 minutes from here. We purchased this house as our retirement home, so you know we actually like it here. We have 4 children, 1 still at home. We are avid boaters & divers and love Charlotte Harbor and the Port Charlotte area. As you will soon notice, this is not a house it is a home. We furnished it to be enjoyed. It is not just another income producing piece of real estate, it is part of us and we are a part of it.

We truly hope you enjoy it as much as we do. We hope the time you spend here will produce some of your best memories. We know it already has for us.

Dwight & Maria

Dwight Anders purchased this house in 2013

Why Dwight Anders chose Edgewater

The house is completely renovated with a great kitchen, everything for entertainment as well as a relaxing and romantic outdoor adult area which includes a private hot tub and tiki bar. This neighborhood is very unique. It is quiet and friendly and it surrounds the Port Charlotte Beach and Pool Park. There is no through traffic in this neighborhood as every street is a quiet cul-de-sac, so walking and biking is a peaceful experience.

What makes this house unique

As quiet as this neighborhood is, it is only 1 mile from the business district of Port Charlotte. The hospital, shopping mall, dozens of unique shops, restaurants & bars, mini & regular golf as well as Historic Punta Gorda and Fisherman's Village are all just a few miles away. With six bikes available there is a lot to explore.

Whether you bring your own boat or you use our kayaks, access to the 200+ miles of Charlotte shoreline from your own private dock.

Being in the middle of Florida's Suncoast means that you are an hour or less from dozens of amazing beaches. From the nations #1 rated beach, Siesta Key, and it's quartz crystal white sands in Sarasota to Beautiful Boca Grande on Gaspirilla Island at the mouth of Charlotte Harbor, down to Sanibel and Captiva Islands in Ft Meyers, you have many choices.

We are also only 2 1/2 hours from the Disney World Complex, Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, Lego Land as well as the rest of Orlando's attractions.

What ever your reason for your tropical getaway, we are sure that you will find something to satisfy your needs.


Edgewater House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Main - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master - toilet , shower
  • LED lighting, Shower room heater
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 queen , 1 child bed , 1 baby crib
    Guest 1 - 1 queen
    Guest 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Living room has a Queen sleeper plus the normal seating area
  • Bedrooms have 32" flat screen televisions with dvd players.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • 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:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater 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
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Beautiful Home in Paradise, Walk, Bike or Paddle to Port Charlotte Beach
average rating of 4.88 based on 25 reviews
Neuss, Germany

Holidays made easy

  • 5 of 5

We (family of 5) spent two relaxing weeks in this lovely home in late October/early November 2017. The house is very well equipped which made our holidays really easy. We often went to the Beach Park nearby using the bikes or the kayaks - all we needed (including life vests for the boys) was available. The pool was mostly closed at this time of the year (we used the hot tub instead), but we did enjoy using the tennis court (no fees - and nobody there, so it was mostly our court). Rackets and balls? All just in the garage ready for use. Going to the beaches - just grab the parasol and enjoy the white sun and the clear waters, e.g. at Siesta Key or Manasota Key! Cooking is a feast in this excellently equipped kitchen and this does include spices. Thus, all the little things you usually have to look (and pay) for in a vacation home are provided - no worries at all! Port Charlotte is conveniently located, so that we went to Tampa for a football game, visited Universal Studios in Orlando (check out the Hulk rollercoaster - still having flashbacks from looking down to the very first looping from front row), and joined alligator- and manatee-watching tours in the Everglades (with Naples as starting point). Dwight was a very generous and discrete host - always available when needed and never intrusive. All information needed is neatly presented in the folders in the house, so there is little help needed. Dwight did provide us with his marvelous fresh dark roasted Indian Monsooned Malabar coffee beans, and for the first time in the US we enjoyed really excellent coffee. He even gave us a second bag during our stay (and graciously ignored the chaos the boys had made). We had a most wonderful time in El Sol Naciente (which clearly was the best vacation home we have had ever). We will certainly be back if we should be in Florida again. Many thanks indeed to Dwight and Maria for hosting us!

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Tim, Gunhild & Family, It was a such a pleasure to meet you all and to have you as guests in our home. You are the reason we stay in the vacation rental business. We are so happy that you enjoyed your holiday, Port Charlotte and our home. We welcome you all back any time. If we are booked we will make room in our home in Sarasota. If we make it to Germany, we will definately look you up and go out for some sushi! Kindest Regards, Dwight & Maria
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Ist HomeAway a Success

  • 4 of 5

The owner of this beautiful home was more than accommodating. I didn't understand the location so that was purely my fault so when I read 5 minutes to beach etc I thought we were on the "ocean". The park at the end of the neighborhood was nice just run-down. We did make a day of it tho and enjoyed and made sure we got to two beaches the next couple of days . Had a lot of expenses with Lyft and or Uber but again that was on me. We had multi-generations in this home and it definitely accommodated . The kitchen was amazing and stocked beautifully . We had a 1 year old and it was great not to bring a high chair and or pack and play. The master bedroom was great and the bed very comfortable. There was a problem with ants in the master bath and ALOT in the porch room. The only negative was 2 out of the six bikes were broken and we had 6 riders ; there was no bike infant carrier as listed , the stroller was rusted and couldn't be used, the beach umbrella was missing a major part, so I would update the equipment available so the travelers aren't counting on those things . When we arrived I'm assuming the previous visitors had a dog because there was pet hair and a smell throughout the living room . I do appreciate the ability to communicate with the owner as he WAS easy to communicate with .

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Super comfortable

  • 5 of 5

Many amenities and very comfortable. It was nice to have use of beach chairs, towels, and a wagon to carry all our belongings for our beach visits. Wanted to use the bikes and kayaks but ran out of time. Plenty to do.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Property is great. Owners have a great attention to detail to ensure everything you need is there.

  • 5 of 5

All the amenities one would wish for are there. Owner left some coffee beans for us that he roasted himself! Very clean and well thought out and comfortable. Owner very easy to work with and pleasant. Highly recommend.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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clinton twp. MI

best possible choice

  • 5 of 5

This place had everything you could possible need. Everything was top quality not what I expected of a rental. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: John, Thank you for your kind words. We are so happy that you and your family enjoyed our home so much. We look forward to your next visit. We strive to provide one of the best vacation homes in Florida to attract great guests like you. Thanks again, Dwight
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

Loved being able to walk out the back door and fish from the dock. Caught 11 different

types of fish using live shrimp as bait.

House was pleasant and kitchen is well equipped. Kitchen could use a nonstick fry pan

as stainless steel sticks. Beds were comfortable to sleep on.

All and all it was a very nice stay.

Dwight is a nice man. Checked in on us on Saturday and had a pleasant visit.

Really couldn't ask for more in a rental and we thank you for renting out your house to us with all it's extras.

Weather was delightful compared to Michigan but the noseeum bugs in the grass are

vicious. Be sure to buy the right type of bug repellant and use it.

  • Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fishermen's Village
Port Charlotte Beach Park
Fish Cove Adventure Golf
King Fisher Fleet
Port Charlotte Town Center
Riverwood Golf Club
Maple Leaf Golf & Country Club
Nearest Airport
43 Miles
South West Florida International Airport
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Interstate 75
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Port Charlotte Beach Park
Car: recommended

El Sol Naciente, The Rising Sun. Most who visit the West Coast of Florida know about and look forward to the gulf sunsets. But after buying this house the one thing we noticed morning after morning was the watching the beautiful sunrises from the master bedroom or the private hot tub or the lanai. We are situated on a canal off of Alligator Bay between the Myakka & Peace Rivers at the north east end of Charlotte Harbor. This is a beautiful tropical area known for it's fishing & boating. Our house is located about 1/2 mile from the Port Charlotte Beach Park. Just a short walk or kayak trip from the house. The park has a small (usually uncrowded) beach, a public pool, Basketball, Tennis, Volleyball & Bocce courts, horse shoe pits and a playground for the kids. We are on a quiet cul de sac neighborhood only 1 mile from Rt 41 and all the restaurants, shopping and conveniences of being close to town. There is a nice miniature golf course just down the road and Punta Gorda and its beautiful downtown and Fisherman's Village are just minutes away. The beautiful Gulf Beaches are about 20 miles away and Siesta Key and Sanibel Island are about an hour away. For the young at heart, we are under 2 hours from Busch Gardens & Lego Land and a little over 2 Hours from Walt Disney World.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Damage Waiver Fee $59 + Tax
Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

Maximum occupancy 8 people, exceptions made for large families. Pets must be pre-approved and fee is per pet. Special events and Holiday rates may be higher.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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