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Everglades Chokoloskee Island 3 bedroom VIEW Private Home, marina AC + Free Wifi

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type mobile home
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Enjoy the Everglades Warm 10,000 Islands,refbshed trailer dbl wide on corner lot

Southern Everglades, warm marine wilderness, 10,000 islands.


Remodeled 3 bedrooms,2 full baths, large front deck with shaded PERGOLA. Double wide, permanent trailer on wide corner lot. Tiled floors throughout-nice open kitchen with range and oven opens to the great room. Redone both baths. Freshly painted inside outside. Fully furnished. Sleeps 6 to 8. Master suite offers king size bed/walk-in closet/private bath. The guest bedroom has queen size bed. 3rd bedroom offers full-size couch/futon bed plus bunk bed. Internet. Spacious guest bath. Home is located in Chokoloskee marina village with a private deeded dock with associated marine gas and launch. FISH/KAYAK/BIRD watch. WALK to Smallwood museum (famous site of local pioneer history) and Havana Cafe -BEST SEAFOOD -BEST STONE CRAB in season. Local restaurants offer fresh seafood and local STONE CRABS. Near (bikeable) Everglades City and National Park and general aviation paved airport. Short 30-minute drive to Naples (shopping), Marco Island (beaches) and 1 hour to Miami / Ft. Lauderdale airports and action. Close by "fast-cat" boat ride to Key West.This is a perfect spot to relax and enjoy the LAST FLORIDA, NOT DEVELOPED area.

Margret Cornell
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, german, russian, polish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2018

About Margret Cornell

This is our sanity spot, get away. We visit it regularly but want to share with you. We are working professionals. It is 5 hours from our mid-state permanent home.

Margret Cornell purchased this mobile home in 2000

Why Margret Cornell chose Chokoloskee

America's warm weather wilderness. Located at the very southern tip of the state, among Everglades National Park in the calm marine environment. Alligators don't exist in this marine type location, just birds and fish.

Family friendly. Lots of room.

Three bedrooms, 2 baths, large dining, living, and kitchen. the unit has two queen beds in separate rooms and a twin bunk bed with an extra futon in the 3rd room. Three adults or 2 couples sleeping together and the futon with bunks bedroom. More? I'd suggest co-renting with Parkway Motel (trailers, cottage, and rooms) that's just steps from our place. Contact Bill and see what he can offer. The website is

What makes this mobile home unique

Always warm and mostly sunny. Last tropical undeveloped area in South Florida. Next to Everglades National Park. 1/2 hours commute to golf, the Beaches of Marco Island, Naples luxury shopping, 1 1/2 hr by car to the world famous party scene of Miami/South Beach and Key West (via Marco Is. ferry).

Guestbook comments from the owner

"We had a great time in Chokoloskee! The house was perfect, we tried to leave it in as good shape as we found it..."

"We were quite successful with our fishing, getting snook, redfish, trout, sheepshead, grouper, ladyfish, and snapper. Luckily I didn't hit any oyster bars and only got stuck in the mud twice. What a wild place, It was exactly what I was looking for, and I look forward to another excursion."

Thanks again,

Dec 2016
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Chokoloskee Mobile Home Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • mobile home
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Shared hallway full bath with tub/shower High pressure H20
    Exclusive Master Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , Exclusive Master Bath, shower / tub.
  • Two full baths with showers, sinks. One in the master bedroom. One shared in the hallway. Clean new toilets and sink.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen size bed - Exclusive Room w/ shared hallway full bath
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed , Queen size futon - Can be Exclusive Room or kids room (cap4)
  • The unit has two queen beds in separate rooms and in the 3rd room, a twin bunk bed with an extra futon .Three adults or 2 couples sleeping together and the futon with bunk bedroom for additional 3. Need more? Walkable nearby arrangements are available.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • festivals
  • marina
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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Everglades Chokoloskee Island 3 bedroom VIEW Private Home, marina AC + Free Wifi
average rating of 4.7 based on 21 reviews

great location, clean, comfy

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed at "Big Blue" for two years now and love it. Very convenient to the boat ramp. Bunk beds in one of the rooms is great for the kids. I highly recommend this house to anyone looking on Chokoloskee.

  • Submitted: Jan 2, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fishing at its best

  • 5 of 5

Great place to get away for a long weekend of fishing. Very comfortable and clean.

  • Submitted: May 23, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great comfortable place

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the Everglades and this house. If you want a fancy resort type house, this isn't for you. The house is very clean and comfortable with a spacious feel with a great location. The owners we quick to respond and very helpful with info on the house and suggestions for places to visit and experience. I would rent this house again and highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: May 20, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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American Embassy, Vientiane Laos

Nice getaway

  • 4 of 5

A nice getaway in a friendly, quiet neighborhood. Enjoyed fishing off the nearby doc, friendly neighbors and lot's of nearby everglades nature. The house was cozy and included all the necessary amenities.

  • Submitted: Apr 9, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Big Blue Trailer

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time on our stay in Florida in the Everglades. The house was roomy, clean, tastefully decorated, with enough trappings to cook, entertain and just relax in front of the TV when needed. The computer system worked well, and the wi-fi was always available. The location was close to water for boating and crabbing and fishing, and the birding was great. Cushions for the outdoor furniture, and better live TV reception would have made it better. Also, a location right on the water might have been nice, but I'm sure the price would have sky-rocketed with that feature! All-in-all this was a very good venue for us and I would recommend it to anyone looking to spend time in a quiet, easy-going spot on an island in the Everglades.

Pat Fahey

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ossining, NY

Great Everglades location

  • 5 of 5

This spacious double wide was the perfect place for our Everglades mini vacation. If you're looking for luxurious, this isn't for you, but it was clean, nicely decorated, and really well located to allow our full enjoyment of the Everglades area. In addition, Walter, the owner, went out of his way to call us in New York well before our arrival to answer our questions about the area and to make helpful suggestions for our stay. I must admit that I had misgivings at first about staying in a doublewide, but that is very much the norm in the area, and we felt right at home immediately. From our base, it was easy to take scenic drives within the Park, go on guided boat rides, get to Marco Island and Naples (which we didn't choose to do), and to hire a local fishing and photography guide who knew the area well. All and all, it was a very enjoyable experience. Note: there are very few dining choices in Chokoloskee and in Everglades City. We ate in for breakfast, took lunch with us a couple of days and did have 2 dinners out in Everglades City at The Oyster Bar ( I think that was the name.). It was quite good.

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Everglades National Park
Everglades City Airboat Tours
Nearest Airport
39 Miles
Naples. Ft Lauderdale & Miami (75 miles + -)
Nearest Barpub
4 Miles
Nearest Ferry
29 Miles
Marco Island. Florida
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Towards Naples, Florida
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Havana Cafe
Nearest Beach
29 Miles
Marco Island. Florida
Car: recommended

Tropical water and Keys access. Next door to the Everglades National Park, World Famous Shallow Water Fishing. Kayak,camp and explore fresh and saltwater wilderness.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Departure cleaning $80 + Tax
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $300
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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