Steps to Beach/. Located on Pond in Front of 57 Acre Nature Preserve!

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Last updated: 10/20/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

360 Steps to the beach while living in a completely private apartment sitting on Matanzas Nature Preserve.! Newly and cheerfully furnished one bedroom apartment overlooking beautiful pond and parklike setting from your screened in patio. Watch the incredible wildlife from your patio. with a comfortable Two minute walk to beach, 1 minute walk to Oaks Recreation center. 10-15 minute walk to town. Walk the boardwalk on our 57 acre preserve just behind the house.Your own private driveway. room for your boat, RV, lots of driveway space. The apartment is completely private with its own entrance and backyard looking overlooking the pond. The living room couch opens to a queen size bed. Full size washer and dryer. Plenty of towels, sheets, iron, ironing board and all the dishes, spices, pots and pans you could ever use. Incredible view from backyard large screened-in patio with comfortable patio dining furniture. Beach is a lot closer than the map shows, it is only a 2 minute walk. ALL EQUIPPED. Just bring your toothbrush and clothes!! Rates apply to 2 guests only, one child, no charge, additional guests $25 each. Fold out queen size couch with ample supply of linens and towels. Beach cart, beach blankets, towels , beach chairs, umbrellas, beach toys all supplied. Two flat screen televisions, with full cable, HBO, Showtime, Starz and Netflix. High powered central A.C. unit. Desk with lap top computer for your use. Brand new bedroom set and linens. You will love this cheerful super clean sunny apartment! Location! Location!

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Chauffeur


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    We have a high chair for toddlers....moreless

  • Limited Accessibility:

    There are no steps, except for a small step to back screened- in porch. Inside doors are extra wide....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking allowed by front door patio or backyard patio, ashtrays provided....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    We welcome friendly dogs! Dogs are allowed on the beach if leashed. ...moreless

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    Second bedroom suite located upstairs for an extra $75.00....moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    Downstairs bedroom with queen pull out sofa in living area....moreless

  • Queen size bed in bedroom and pull out queen size mattress in sofa bed in living room area. An additional 2nd bedroom with king bed with full bath is available upstairs for an extra $75.00 Completely private with it.s own door to downstairs apartment....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • One full bath with shower and bathtub. Nice vanity with upper and lower storage....moreless


  • Music Library:

    Several CD's to choose from....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    Full cable, including premium channels, Netflix and a DVR....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Fort Myers beach downtown known as The Square is a 10 minute pleasant walk from the unit. Loads of stores and restaurants and a great pier for sunsets....moreless

  • Lake View:

    The screened patio overlooks a tropical pond setting that backs up to...moreless

  • Lakefront:

    Patio facing beautiful nature preserve pond with lots of beautiful birds!...moreless

  • Water View:

    Situated on beautiful pond and a 3 minute walk to beach....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dining table in kitchen and screened in patio....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 9 people


  • Internet:

    Available with password....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    3 sets of bed linens, 8 pillows, and lots of new fresh towels....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Living room has a queen hide-a-bed couch, comfortable lounge chairs, coffee table, a desk and chair, and a small bar....moreless

  • Parking:

    Lots of parking, your own driveway accommodates, 3 cars or boat, RV, etc....moreless

  • Telephone:

    A land line is available....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Lots of clean fresh towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Yes, full size...moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    2 coffee makers available, mini and regular size, Complemetary filters and coffee....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Everything! If it is missing we will get it!!...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Functional kitchen with comfortable oak dining set and chairs. Kitchen is fully loaded with all dishes, pots/pans, wine glasses and even s Blender, toaster, microwave. Large full size fridge and oven...moreless


  • Bicycles:

    Upon request...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Beautiful large screened-in patio and an outdoor paved patio overlooking a tropical pond. Lots of patio furniture....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Full size outdoor gas grill....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Bay Oaks recreation center, one minute away....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Bay Oaks recreation center has several pools for a $4.00 visiter fee. One minute walk....moreless

Building Type

  • House

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 5
from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Dec 1 - Mar 31, 2017
6 night min stay
May 1 - Aug 31, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $25
  • Cleaning fee $25 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%


Occupancy must be limited to registered guests only, additional overnight guests must be disclosed and extra charges may apply. After 2 guests, there is a $25.00 fee per guest per night.

Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/20/2016
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25 Miles
Nearest Airport
RSW Regional airport
0.03 Miles
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Nearest Motorway
highway 75 or 41
0.01 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.02 Miles
Nearest Beach
Fort Myers Beach

Enjoy a walk to see the sunset from our beach or walk the 57 acre nature preserve with its own boardwalks just behind the apartment. Beach is 400 steps to the fabulous gulf and the preserve is a 30 second walk to a choice of boardwalks that lead to the bay with a gorgeous view on the overlook. Enjoy Bay Oaks recreation center with pools, tennis, gym, etc. Walk to the square which is 10-15 minutes or enjoy or our new beach bikes! Rent Kayaks and visit Lovers Key. Or just relax overlooking our beautiful pond from you own private screened in patio or outdoor patio. Lots of festivals all season long and exceptional weather. Beaches are wide with fine white sand. Walk our beautiful tree lined street to our own beach access which is a 4 minute walk. Leashed dogs are allowed on the beaches. Beautiful Bay Oaks recreational center has a large kids pool with slides, etc. within a two minute walk. It is a large park with tennis courts, swimming pools, frisbee field, baseball field and upcoming fun events. Walk to Wells Fargo bank, Mexican/Italian or a Pancake restaurant around corner. Large grocery store (Topps) 3 minute walk. Best Location!!!!!! Located behind the new Fort Myers Beach Library.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2014

About the owner: From a 10 acre ranch to this beautiful parklike beach house setting. Just love the treelined lushly landscaped street. Come and enjoy my dream house 2 minutes from the beach!

Why the Owner Chose North Island, Fort Myers Beach, FL, USA:
I love Fort Myers beach and all it has to offer. I had my eye on this property for a year before I was able to buy it. My dream house by the beach finally came true and we just finished remodeling and decorating. It is located on one of the most beautiful tree lined streets in the area leading to the magnificent gulf beach. I could not have chosen a better location. Bring your cars, bikes, boat, RV, there is plenty of room on this oversize property. Extra large driveway and extra long.

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The apartment comes beautifully furnished with its own washer and dryer, private entrance, and private back patio overlooking beautiful pond loaded with fish and wildlife. All premium channels cable TV and DVR. Wifi and a laptop for your convenience. Just bring your suitcase, it is conveniently and completely equipped.

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Speaks: english, french, dutch



  • Paradise!!!


  • Private front door and driveway. Room for boat or RV

    Private front door and driveway. Room for boat or RV

  • Dream home by the Beach!

    Dream home by the Beach!

  • Fully equipped kitchen and dining area!

    Fully equipped kitchen and dining area!

  • Fabulous boardwalk walk behind house!

    Fabulous boardwalk walk behind house!

  • Private garden and pond.

    Private garden and pond.

  • Lots of extra linens/bechtowels, etc.!

    Lots of extra linens/bechtowels, etc.!

  • Screened in patio and outdoor patio for you and your family!

    Screened in patio and outdoor patio for you and your family!

  • Beautiful Fort Myers Beach! Your beach access, 400 feet!

    Beautiful Fort Myers Beach! Your beach access, 400 feet!

  • Your back yard!

    Your back yard!

  • Screened in patio/outdoor patio with beautiful views.

    Screened in patio/outdoor patio with beautiful views.

  • Dining in or out by the pond!

    Dining in or out by the pond!

  • Comfort and space! Queen sofa bed!

    Comfort and space! Queen sofa bed!

  • Spacious with computer and desk.

    Spacious with computer and desk.

  • Private extra large driveway/bring your boat or RV

    Private extra large driveway/bring your boat or RV

  • Flatscreen TV with Netflix

    Flatscreen TV with Netflix

  • Your own laundry area!

    Your own laundry area!

  • This IS your backyard!!

    This IS your backyard!!

VRBO #618406

This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, October 21, 2016

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