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Waterfront ground level suite - Completely Remodeled -boat docking, wifi, hdtv!

Bedrooms 3
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
6 - 7 nights

About the property

This Mariner Pointe ground level suite is a true water lover’s paradise.

If you love water views, the warm Florida sunshine, watching dolphins at play and manatees meandering this is the place for you! Amenities galore including tennis, fishing, swimming, boating (docking on-site) and dolphin & Manatee viewing! Sanibel’s Mariner Pointe is the most perfect place to unplug, unwind and spend quality time with family and friends. Enjoy the tranquil sounds of the ocean waves washing up the shoreline from almost every room! Take in the best water views on the island through our floor to ceiling windows out the lanai (we are the corner unit with extra windows). Walk out your back door to San Carlos bay and take in the fresh sea air. Take a stroll down the boardwalk and catch dinner from the private Mariner Pointe fishing pier (no license required for guests) We are pretty much as close to the water as you can be! Why choose Sanibel Island for your next vacation? There are over 250 kinds of shells to find, 230 birds to spot, 22 miles of bike paths, and over 15 miles of beaches! And better yet... zero traffic lights!

Dates full on our calender? Need an additional condo for more family? We also now have another new waterfront condo for rent at Mariner Pointe: VRBO# 971736.

Mariner Pointe Amenities include:

*Two tennis courts

*Grills for bbq’s


*Fishing pier (no license required for guests)

*Canal with 33 deep-water docking/direct ocean access(nominal fee)

*two heated pools

*fish cleaning station

*easy on/off island access

*World famous Lighthouse beach access only a few blocks away

*private deeded beach entry at the end of Lindgren dr. (5 minute bike ride)

*on site property manager

*great restaurants close by

*Canoe’s, kayaks & boats available to rent at marina.

Sleeping arrangement: New King bed in Master bedroom, Queen bed in second bedroom, Pottery Barn twin loft bed with twin size bed on the bottom in third bedroom. Queen sofa sleeper in family room.

The whole condo has been redone, including new hickory floors, fresh paint, quartz counters, new beds, bedding & linens! We also just got a brand new Whirlpool 'white ice' dishwasher and fridge with ice & water in the door. New GE front load washer and dryer Both bathrooms have just been remodeled - Oct 2016! New modern sofa sleeper and table & chairs Jan 2017,

As the owners of the property we take great pride in the appearance and cleanliness of the condo. We have a very simple check in/out process and want to make sure your vacation is as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. Please have a look at our calendar and see if our available dates work for you. We update the calendar on a very regular basis and chances are if it shows available we can get it booked for you. Please inquire today, we would be happy to have you stay at our bay front Sanibel condo.

Beaches of Sanibel/Captiva

There are so many great beaches on the Island that it's great to visit a different one every time you go. Sanibel Island is known for the best shelling beaches on the Western Hemisphere! There are several beaches within walking distance to Mariner Pointe, including the private beach that Mariner Pointe has deeded access to behind Tortuga Beach Club. (only a 5 minute bike ride or 15 walk from condo - at the end of Lindgren Blvd.) Bailey's & Lighthouse beach are also very close by. Here is a list of some great public beaches to visit while you are on the island;

Tarpon Bay Beach - 111 Tarpon Bay Rd.

Boat Ramp Beach - 888 Sextant Dr.

Bailey's Beach - 985 Bay Shore Dr.

Gulfside Beach (Algires) - 2001 Algiers Lane

Lighthouse Beach - 112 Periwinkle Way

Bowman's Beach - 1700 Bowman's Beach Rd.

Blindpass Beach - 6497 Sanibel-Captiva Rd.

Turner's Beach - 17200 San-Cap Road

Causeway Beaches - Sanibel Causeway Rd.

Captiva Beach - Alison Hagerup Beach Park

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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2017

About Paul

Born and raised in Longmont Colorado, we call Fort Collins, Colorado home now. Graduated from Colorado State University in 2000. Married the love of my life in 2002 and now have three well behaved 'energized' boys. Love fishing, golf and spending time with my family at the beach in Sanibel!

Paul purchased this condo in 2014

Why Paul chose Florida South West

Our family realized a long time ago that our best vacations all included a few key ingredients: amazing views, a great beach, spending time on the water and tons of amenities. Mother nature can also play a role… that’s exactly why we chose Sanibel Island as our vacation destination. The bay views from our condo at Mariner Pointe make this the most tranquil and enjoyable vacation Imaginable. Being on the ground-level is an absolute must, it connects you to your environment and allows easy access for the kids to play/fish and for the family to relax on the boardwalk. It also makes it very easy and convenient with luggage and groceries. We love Sanibel for the wonderful water views and white sandy world famous beaches! When you come you will want to explore the island and visit all the great “shelling” beaches all the way to Captiva. I have some great recommendations I am always happy to share with guests. We pride ourselves in a very simple rental process and look forward to hearing about how much you loved Sanibel.

What makes this condo unique

Great Tru-Surface tennis courts right out the front door. Walk a little farther and watch the fishing boats dock up at the Mariner Pointe private stretch of the inlet canal. Or, better yet bring your own boat and dock it here for your entire stay. (very nominal fee) You will love exploring the island of Sanibel and the best way to do it is renting bikes for the family from Billy’s bike rental. This waterfront suite was Completely redone in May 2014 with a modern casual “beach house” design! Come enjoy new beds, linens, bath accessories, hickory floors fresh paint and new quartz counters. HDTV’S in every room! Time to relax and enjoy all that Sanibel has to offer, we would be happy to have you stay! If you’re like us you won’t want to leave!


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(26 traveler reviews)

Waterfront ground level suite - Completely Remodeled -boat docking, wifi, hdtv!
average rating of 4.8846154 based on 26 reviews

The waterfront ground level suite was just as advertised! The view sold us & we enjoyed it immensely

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at Mariner Pointe. We picked the location because of the view and it lived up to our expectations. The location was a good one... easy to get all directions on the only. Particularly convenient to Gramma Dot's, the Lighthouse Beach and Pinocchio's. We made use of the boardwalk and did see a few dolphins and a manatee during our stay. We had five people and the three bedrooms were nice... allowing for individual space. We would consider this unit for our next stay in Sanibel.

A few suggestions would include better lighting -- especially on the enclosed lanai and bedrooms, freeing up closet or cabinet space in the second bedroom (neither were usable) and an upgrade of bathroom linens. We did also have an issue with the clothes dryer consistently working during our stay.

This unit at Mariner Pointe was as advertised and contributed to our wonderful week in Sanibel.

  • Submitted: Jan 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the great review! I just returned from staying in the condo and was able to locate the outlets that the light switch controlled in both bedrooms. We now have lamps controlled from the switches in both bedrooms (great suggestion - thx!!) The second bedroom closet did fill up a bit but mostly from beach chairs, umbrellas, beach toys etc. that we provide for our guests. Had dryer serviced when I saw this and it is working great now. The views are what sold us on this condo! We actually saw multiple dolphins from standing inside the lanai this trip!
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A very nice waterfront property

  • 5 of 5

The condo is very nice it has access to boardwalk along waterfront has a very nice view of ocean

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Had a great vacation with a great view. Very clean with eveything you need for your stay

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful vacation at a wonderful place. So glad I chose to stay here and would gladly stay here again.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome Vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

My family had an absolute blast on Sanibel Island and loved staying at this condo. The water views from within the condo are amazing. We were able to see dolphins and manatees nearly every night swimming in the canal behind Mariner Pointe. We really enjoyed using the pools and the high end gas grills were a nice perk. The king bed and bunk beds were very comfortable. The one and only downside to this condo is that we found the queen bed to be very uncomfortable. Overall, this condo is outstanding and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Convenient and beautiful!

  • 4 of 5

We had a boat so Mariner Pointe was perfect. Super close to the boat ramp and the marina/dock were steps from our unit. The space was very comfortable for 4 people. The 2nd bedroom queen bed was not that comfortable, but the other beds seemed comfortable. All of the conveniences were in the condo. We were the end unit so we had some privacy and the grills were right across the street. We were super close to Perwinkle where all of the shops and restaurants were. We did find out that after Labor Day a lot of the restaurants close down for cleaning and repairs but that did not affect us much. We would definitely come back here.

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Excellent time in Mariner Pointe

  • 5 of 5

Dear Paul and family,

Thank you for letting us stay in your beautiful home, we had absolute blast. We would go back, and hopefully will plan in the future. We have stayed in many vrbo's and would like to make a few suggestions. It is fun to have a guest book for people to write their comments for all to read. Also, we left a couple things for others to use, detergent, olive oil, vinegar, spices, etc.

Your house is very comfortable, thanks again. The manager is also very helpful. Thanks again. Our flight home was very early, hope we changed the lock back correctly so the cleaners could enter.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
23 Miles
Fort Myers (RSW)
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Gramma Dots (across canal)
Nearest Golf
1.4 Miles
Dunes Golf and Tennis Club
Nearest Restaurant
0.07 Miles
Lazy Flamingo Restaurant
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Baily Beach & Lighthouse Beach
Car: recommended

There are very few locations on the island that will compete with the amenities, views and conveniences of Mariner Pointe. The canal and bay by our complex is an absolute dolphin watching paradise. We love having Dave, the Mariner Pointe property manager living on-site.


Rates & Availability

Sanibel Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Prime Sanibel 2017
Dec 31 2016 - Apr 28 2017
6 night minimum stay
Spring Vacation 2017
Apr 29 2017 - May 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Summer Vacation 2017
May 27 2017 - Aug 25 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Fall Vacation 2017
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
Fall/Winter Getaway 2017
Sep 30 2017 - Nov 17 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Winter Sanibel Vacation
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 22 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Holiday 2017
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
Prime Sanibel 2018
Jan 6 2018 - Apr 27 2018
7 night minimum stay
Spring Sanibel vacation 2018
Apr 28 2018 - Jun 1 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Summer Vacation 2018
Jun 2 2018 - Aug 24 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $110 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Sanibel Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1056 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Two full bathrooms in Suite
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Second Bedroom - 1 queen
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , King bed, all new bedding and linens, 40 inch HDTV
    Third Bedroom - 2 twin/ single , Twin loft bed, twin bed below, one additional cot provided
  • Master Bedroom- New King bed, bedding and linens.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
The dolphin and Manatee viewing will make your Mariner Pointe vacation very memorable. Please inquire today, I would be happy to help you start planning your next Sanibel vacation.

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