Castaway in Matlacha on Deep Water Canal with Boat Lift/Dock(14 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:4-14 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Ask Owner
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
1565 sq.ft. 2BR/2BATH house on deep water canal DOCK/BOAT LIFT
This is truly Florida's Best Kept SECRET!
MATLACHA pronounced (MAT-la-shay)! Located in SW Florida, 30 mins from Fort Myers Beach, 40 mins from Sanibel Island, served by 2 major airports, 30 mins from (RSW)Southwest Florida International Airport, 25 mins from (PGT) Punta Gorda Airport with many non-stop flights on Allegiant Air, 90 min from Venice/Sarasota and 2.5 hrs from Fort Lauderdale.
This home offers the best of both worlds, close to endless shopping, restaurants, beaches, a myriad of outdoor activities and some of the best fishing in SW Florida. A boating oasis and a real fisherman's dream.
Matlacha is Florida's last hidden gem often referred to as 'the Old Key West' that boast unique art galleries, shops, restaurants and bars that provide daily live entertainment.
Come and enjoy our beautifully appointed 2BR/2BA 1565 sq. ft. fully equipped home. The only thing you need to bring is YOU!
Don't worry about the linens, we provide sheets, wash clothes, plush towels and even beach towels.
WiFi internet and cable TV also provided.
We also have a PRIVATE boat lift and dock on a deep water canal with direct access to Matlacha Pass, Charlotte Harbor, Cayo Costa State Park, Cabbage Key, Captiva, Sanibel Island, Boca Granda, and the Gulf of Mexico.
If you have a boat, bring it and tie it up to our dock. It's only a short 10 min ride to Matlacha Pass. If you want your boat out of the water we also provide a #6000 boat lift available upon request. Boat rentals are always an option and can be rented a short distance away. A boat ramp is less than a mile away.
Enjoy the living room as you watch the huge flat screen TV while you lounge on the leather couch or just wind down as you read a book in the Florida room overlooking the canal.
The master bedroom has a queen size bed and also has a full bathroom, and walk in closet.
The second bedroom has two full beds and is also well appointed. It too has a generous closet for your clothes.
If you need to do some laundry, NO WORRIES... there is a washer and dryer located in the laundry room located just off the kitchen.
If you like fishing, boating, beaches,sunshine,shopping, the Old Key West lifestyle, relaxation, or you just want to get away from the cold up north, then this is your PARADISE.
We want to make your experience one that will bring you back for more. Our local managers Karin and Christina will provide that personal touch and should you need anything during your stay are available only a short distance away.
If you think our home is nice now......just wait and see what's next.
Each year we plan on making subtle changes to make your stay more enjoyable.
CHECK-IN TIME is 3PM on day of arrival.
CHECK-OUT TIME is 10AM day of departure.
Member since: 2014
- 1565 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
- FLAT SCREEN TV's LOCATED IN EACH BEDROOM
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- DVD Player
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Fly Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Air Conditioning
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Deck / Patio
- Kayak / Canoe:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
HIGH SEASON 2017
Jan 1 - Apr 30, 2017
14 night min stay
LOW SEASON 2017
May 1 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay
MID SEASON 2017
Nov 1 - Dec 31, 2017
4 night min stay
My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Fees and Rental Conditions:
- CLEANING FEE $100 + tax
- Property Damage Protection $59
- Tax Rate 11%
100 % refund if cancelled at least 60 days prior to arrival.
The monthly rate published is for a calendar month no mater how many days in that month. Be careful using the instant quote button. It can be misleading. For instance if you enter leaving on the 30th of a month instead of the 31st, it will default to my weekly rate. Ask me for a quote. No obligation.....
Owner's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Year Purchased: 2013
About the owner: We currently live to the north in Pennsylvania and enjoy everything about the outdoors, from fishing, hunting, skiing, swimming, cycling, hiking, boating, and just plain ole relaxing!
Why the Owner Chose Matlacha Isles, Matlacha Isles-Matlacha Shores, FL, USA:
We fell in love with the laid back atmosphere and Old Key West lifestyle of Matlacha over 7 years ago. My friends and I began fishing in the north and slowly migrated to warmer waters to escape the bone chilling cold, especially in early spring. My good friends Capt. Terry "the Fish Whisperer" and Capt. Paul from "Team Tarpon" have been instrumental in our decision to chose Matlacha. Matlacha was that hidden gem which was recently featured on HGTV and other TV programs as a great place to own a beach house or second home. Not to mention some of the best fishing in Florida, from fishing the flats for reds, mangrove snapper, snook and trout to fishing the deeper waters for tarpon, grouper, shark and mackerel. Matlacha is close to everything from fast food, grocery stores, to the local bars and restaurants. This town really has it all. It's a great place to relax and enjoy the local artist with shops and displays throughout the town or to kick back at some of the local pubs. It truly is a whimsical historic fishing village and the last remaining "Old Florida".
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This listing was first published here in 2014.
Date last modified - Tuesday, January 17, 2017
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