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Bright, Beachfront Condo With Gulf And Garden Views!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Spacious Gulf View Condo With 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths And Large Screened Lanai

Escape to Paradise Found – Island Beach Club 220B, located on Sanibel Island, one of “America’s Happiest Seaside Towns”! (Coastal Living, Oct. 2013) and "One of the Ten Most Beautiful Coastal Towns" (The Culture Trip, North America, May 2016).

It’s all about –

LOCATION! North America’s finest shelling beach awaits you just across the grass from your front door! Sanibel’s white sand beach is just 150 yards away and is perfect for all ages, including families with small children, with gentle waves lapping the gradually sloping shoreline.

LOCATION! Island Beach Club, a private, beautifully landscaped beachfront condominium on prestigious West Gulf Drive is centrally located within an easy bike ride to shopping, restaurants and Sanibel’s famous nature preserves on the fabulous network of bike and walking trails.

LOCATION! 220B, our bright and breezy condominium unit features wrap-around floor to ceiling windows and a lovely lanai looking south out to lush tropical vegetation and the Gulf of Mexico. This little piece of Paradise comes with all the amenities of a recently renovated well-equipped kitchen, laundry room with washer and dryer, two spacious bedrooms with their own bathrooms, your own assigned covered parking place and a private locked storage room equipped with beach chairs, beach umbrella and beach toys.

Every season is the perfect season to enjoy the lovely, world famous Sanibel Island beaches and Nature Preserves:

FALL – migrating birds are arriving daily and island life is at a delightfully slow pace. It is the perfect time for families with preschoolers as well as avid birders, photographers and shellers to enjoy a getaway here on the beach that boasts more varieties of shells than any other beach in Florida. The annual Ding Darling Days, celebrating National Wildlife Refuge week, is held each year near the end of October.

WINTER – Snowbird season is in full swing, as are the cultural offerings of the theater, Big Arts, and the Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge, both offering full calendars of cultural events, activities and workshops. And, of course, the weather, as always, is wonderful.

SPRING – Who doesn’t want to be on Sanibel now, where Spring is actually Spring?!

SUMMER – The perfect season to enjoy a fun family getaway and escape the sultry summer heat. Here on Sanibel’s beautiful beaches, the temperatures are moderated by Gulf of Mexico breezes.

220B offers all the comforts of home in a Paradise setting. The 1,350 square foot condo is air-conditioned, and fully-equipped to assure you a comfortable, relaxing get away. The master suite has a king bed with private bathroom, walk-in closet and private access to the lanai. The second bedroom has twin beds and a private bath with a large walk-in shower. The spacious living and dining areas have the feel of being outdoors, with the wrap-around floor to ceiling windows and double sliding glass doors leading to the large screened lanai. The living areas are furnished in island tropical décor with seating for six around the dining table and a sofa, which converts to a queen-size bed. The screened lanai is the perfect place to start your day, enjoying breakfast as you watch the sunrise over the gulf or curling up on the lounge chair with a book in the afternoon. Paddle ceiling fans in each room and on the lanai add to your comfort. WiFi, flat screen HDTV’s in the living room and master bedroom, a Bose system to hook up to your iPod and a DVD player are all provided to keep you as connected as you choose to be.

In addition to its prime beachfront location, the Island Beach Club features a large, immaculately maintained, heated pool surrounded by tropical gardens, a new outdoor cooking area with built in propane cooking grills, shuffleboard and outdoor showers. 220B is accessible by both stairs and elevator.

It is all about location, location, location, so come enjoy Paradise Found – Island Beach Club, 220B! We have given our condo personal attention to assure that your vacation is relaxing, comfortable and memorable, and you will have our on-island property manager just a phone call away should any need or questions arise.

More Details

Owner
Bob and Kerry Freeman, Owners and Managers
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 19, 2017

About Bob and Kerry Freeman, Owners and Managers

Bob and Kerry Freeman live on lovely Sebago Lake in Maine most of the year, but enjoy frequent escapes to their other favorite place: Sanibel Island! Both Bob and Kerry telecommute to their jobs whether they are on the lake or on the island. Bob is a professor at Fuller Seminary in Pasadena, California, who teaches Leadership courses for Fuller’s on-line degree programs. Kerry, who is a former elementary school teacher, writes grants and does development work for Neighborhood Homework House, a nonprofit organization that provides tutoring and mentoring to at-risk youth, which she co-founded when they lived in Southern California. Kerry immensely enjoys photography and is continually inspired by the stunning variety and beauty of the birds and other wildlife found in the many nature preserves on the island.

Bob and Kerry Freeman, Owners and Managers purchased this condo in 2013

Why Bob and Kerry Freeman, Owners and Managers chose Florida South West

We chose Sanibel because of Sanibel’s impressive success in preserving the native wildlife areas with over 60 percent of the island protected as refuge areas, its fabulous network of bike paths that make getting around the island fun and easy, and for their lovely, shell-laden beaches.

The Island Beach Club was an easy choice for us for several reasons. First, Island Beach Club’s prime location attracted us – it doesn’t get better than right on the white sandy beach, yet located centrally on the island with easy bike rides to Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge in one direction and great restaurants and shopping in the other.

In addition, the spacious layout of the condo with large floor to ceiling windows overlooking the gulf and lush tropical vegetation had great appeal to us. The complex itself is well maintained and quiet, with the majority of the condos occupied by their owners who have enjoyed the Island Beach Club life for years.

What makes this condo unique

One of the unique features about this condo, that we love, is how the bright, airy interior, with its wrap-around floor-to-ceiling windows and the sliding glass wall which incorporates the screened lanai with the living area, gives you the wonderful feeling of living outdoors, yet with all the comfort and convenience of a well equipped home.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thank you so much Bob and Kerry for helping us build family memories! I wish you could have seen the amazed, happy and wonderful faces of my grandchildren as they saw they ocean for the first time. Thank you also for being so thoughtful and caring with every little detail. We enjoyed using the beach toys and the umbrella was so very welcome. We were forced to work the shark puzzle over quite a few times. What a blessing that there are generous spirited people like yourselves willing to share your beautiful home with us! Dios Bendiga!
Oct 2015
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Amenities

Sanibel Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • The master bedroom features a king-sized bed, HDTV with DVD player, desk, large walk-in closet, bathroom, private entrance to the lanai. The guest room with twin beds, also has a private bathroom with shower and a TV. The living room, which flows out on to the lanai, has a TV, DVD player, a Bose wave radio/CD player and offers additional sleeping for two with a queen-sized sofa bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Flexible arrival and departure dates for vacations booked during September and October. Email or call owners with your preferred dates.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(16 traveler reviews)

Bright, Beachfront Condo With Gulf And Garden Views!
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews
5

Great Condo Location

  • 5 of 5

Our family loved having easy access to the beach and ability to hop on our bike and reach all the great shops and restaurants on Periwinkle. The condo was nicely decorated and offered all the amenities of home.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Glen Ellyn, IL
5

ISB 220

  • 5 of 5

We loved the unit as always and look forward to our return in 2018. We could use brighter light in the master bedroom. We appreciated the quick response by the rental agency, Selection Vacation Properties, for our one call for help with the smoke dectector.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Rental

  • 5 of 5

The condo was everything we could have asked for and more. The condo, itself, is spacious and comfortable, with a fully equipped kitchen, roomy dining area, and large living room. We loved sitting on the lanai, enjoying the view of the ocean. We also really appreciated having access to the beach chairs, umbrella, and outdoor equipment. The pool was a bonus, too! Overall, a wonder place to stay!

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely condo. Clean and comfortable with a nice view.

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to stay.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Our family stayed at Sanibel Island Beach Club 220B. The owners Kerry and Bob were awesome. I had a lot of questions concerning the Condo because my daughter, mom and sister are disabled. Kerry answered all of my questions and made recommendations for our stay. The Condo was totally accessible. The Condo had a fantastic layout with a large living room and open Kichen area, and you can not forget about the Lanai with the view of the beach. I loved to sit on the lanai, drink my coffee and relax. The view was gorgeous and peaceful! The Condo was beautifully decorated and perfectly located on the Island. We spend our mornings on the beach and the afternoon at the pool. This Condo is the perfect place to relax, unwind and enjoy the Beach. Oh and I can not forget we took our dog Jada to the Beach and out to dinner since the Island is pet friendly. I highly recommend this Condo to my friends and family. Can not wait until next year, plan on staying longer at Island Beach Club 220B. Kerry, thank you again for your assistance! YOU ARE AWESOME!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A great week away with the family!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I had a wonderful time staying at the Island Beach Club with our two boys (age 2.5 and 9 months). It is a perfect location on Sanibel, especially when you are traveling with kids and want everything right near by. Our oldest loved the pool and splashing in the waves at the condo's beachfront! Our youngest also loved playing in the sand and sticking his toes in the ocean. We did some bike riding around the island and found that everything was easily accessible through the islands great bike trails! The condo itself was very nicely appointed and very clean and I personally, loved sitting out on the lanai and listening to the waves while reading while the boys napped! We would highly recommend this condo at the Island Beach Club! We had a fantastic time and hope to come back again!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Fort Myers
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Casa Ybel Resort
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Beachview and Dunes
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
The Timbers Restaurant
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
You are on it!
Car: not necessary

The Island Beach Club is ideally centrally located right on the beach on West Gulf Drive, with the Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, excellent restaurants, grocery stores, shopping and other attractions within easy biking distance. The Sanibel bike paths are paved, wide, flat and a great way to get around the island. Bicycles are easily rented locally at Finnimore's Cycle Shop and Billy's and their multiple-day rental packages are quite reasonable.

Sanibel Island has 14 miles of white sand beaches and World Class Shelling, second only to the Seychelles Islands off the coast of Africa.

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Rates & Availability

Sanibel Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Off Season 2017
Apr 15 2017 - Dec 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,095
 
 
Christmas 2017-18
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,395
 
 
Select Winter 2018
Jan 6 2018 - Jan 19 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,730
 
 
High 2018
Jan 20 2018 - Apr 13 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,495
 
 
Off 2018
Apr 14 2018 - Dec 21 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,190
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,095
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $250 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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