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Beautiful Sunsets Overlooking Canal with Direct Gulf Access-

(13 Reviews)

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Last updated: 04/14/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-30 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6), over 2000 sq. ft. under AC

Situated on a scenic, salt-water, canal lot with quick access to Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf of Mexico, this magnificent home was built in 2002 and comes newly furnished, and features all the amenities you would expect for total comfort. Take a dip in the heated pool or enjoy breakfast on the lanai, all within a new screened enclosure for added comfort. Walk out to the dock and board your boat stored on the 10,000-pound boat lift and head out to Charlotte Harbor or the Gulf of Mexico for a day of fishing or a visit to historic Punta Gorda.

Once inside, relax under the vaulted cathedral ceilings with an open floor plan that includes a large, porcelain tiled, eat-in kitchen with breakfast bar area leading to a huge great room with cable television and surround sound speakers. From this vantage point, look out over the lanai through the sliding doors toward the canal and enjoy a spectacular sunset available with the western exposure. Enjoy your favorite cuisine in the formal dining room or curl up with a good book in the carpeted study/living room.

The master suite has a queen-size bed, walk-in closet, and private bathroom which includes a soaking tub and walk-in shower. The pool area can be directly accessed from the master bath. The split bedrooms have full-size beds with plenty of closet space. All bedrooms have lighted ceiling fans. The utility room includes a large capacity washer and dryer and offers additional space for storage.

This tastefully decorated home has central air conditioning, with multiple cable television hook ups. Weekly lawn and pool services are provided.

For those with an interest in baseball, enjoy a Tampa Bay Rays spring training game at nearby Charlotte Sports Park (6 miles) or during the regular season, take in a Charlotte Stone Crabs, Class A, evening game with a $6 ticket and frequent special promotion games.

Take your chances on the slot machine, blackjack table or poker table at either of the 2 Hard Rock Cafe hotel/casinos within easy driving Tampa (1 1/2 hour drive) and Hollywood (2 hour drive)or at nearby Seminole casino in Immokalee (1 hour).

We are located just minutes away from the Port Charlotte town center, as well as area beaches and recreational facilities. Local airports, Fort Myers and Sarasota, are within a 45-minute drive.

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Member since: 2005

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/14/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 2646 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Brinks security system, local telephone service, surround sound speaker system, private enclosed heated pool, no pets...moreless


  • Books:

    Paperback book library....moreless

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    A variety of games are available....moreless

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Flat screen TV in the Great Room. TV's also located in the Master Bedroom and 1 guest room....moreless

  • Video Library


  • Away From It All
  • Family


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Waterfront:

    Walk out to your private dock on the gulf access canal to fish or to enjoy the spectacular sunsets....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access:

    JetPak hot spot...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance:

    Limited (time based) free local and long distance (domestic) calling. ...moreless

  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    Wireless Internet and printing available...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone:

    Free Local calls....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    High speed wireless connection...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items:

    Hand mixer, blender...moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles:

    Two comfortable bikes available for neighborhood cruising...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    A newly constructed seawall features a 10,000 lb. boat lift, an oversize dock situated on a salt water canal, ideal for fishing, boat launching or simply relaxing while enjoying a spectacular sunset....moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Includes outside dining table and seating for 6. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    A new seawall was constructed in the spring of 1014, along with landscaping of the back lawn area to allow an awesome view of the canal...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool:

    Access to pool area from master bathroom. Poolside lounges are available....moreless



from 13 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Near Peak
Apr 1 - Jun 30, 2017
14 night min stay

$1,000 $3,500
Jul 1 - Sep 30, 2017
14 night min stay

$750 $2,800
Near Peak
Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2017
14 night min stay

$1,000 $3,500
Peak Season
Dec 1 - Mar 31, 2018
30 night min stay

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Cleaning fee $125
  • Tax Rate 12%

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 04/14/2017
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Only minutes away from Charlotte Sports Park - spring training home of the Tampa Bay Rays and home to the Charlotte Stone Crabs Minor A team. Also, there are 2 Hard Rock Casinos in the area-in Tampa (1 1/2 hrs drive) and Hollywood, Florida (1 hr drive).


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: Hello from New Jersey. We are the Arico's, Jim and Diane.

Why the Owner Chose Port Charlotte, FL, USA:
We purchased this salt water canal home in 2005. We are part of the baby boomer generation and have hopes in the near future of moving here, where the sun always seems to be shining, and the waters of Charlotte Harbor and the Gulf of Mexico await the many cruises we'll take aboard our pleasure cruiser. We welcome you to come here to escape the harsh winters of the north and enjoy all that this area has to offer. You won't regret your decision.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Cathedral ceiling with open split floorplan. Surround sound speakers. Wireless internet. Waterfront property. Western sky sunsets. Very quiet neighborhood. Heated pool. New seawall and landscape updated.

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/14/2017

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • Welcome- come in and make yourself at home.

    Welcome- come in and make yourself at home.

  • View from kitchen area

    View from kitchen area

  • Dining room invites your candle lit dinner

    Dining room invites your candle lit dinner

  • Master bedroom with adjoining master bath with direct pool access

    Master bedroom with adjoining master bath with direct pool access

  • Bedroom # 2

    Bedroom # 2

  • Ready to relax at poolside

    Ready to relax at poolside

  • Sunset over the canal

    Sunset over the canal

  • Relax in the spacious great room

    Relax in the spacious great room

  • View from great room

    View from great room

  • Open area living room

    Open area living room

  • Relax in the Master Bathroom soaking tub

    Relax in the Master Bathroom soaking tub

  • Bedroom # 3

    Bedroom # 3

  • Pool & Lanai over looking dock area & canal

    Pool & Lanai over looking dock area & canal

  • Recently landscaped back yard along pool area

    Recently landscaped back yard along pool area

VRBO #75745

This listing was first published here in 2005.

Date last modified - Friday, April 14, 2017

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