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Dreamlike villa, best location of Cape Coral, FL, USA, pool/whirlpool, boat lift

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, max. 6 persons on 200 m² with a gorgeous pool area

Holidays at Villa Franca means vacation from the first day. You enter the house through the spacious entrance area to the lounge and right here you will notice how this property was lovingly equipped by the owners with an eye for details. There a 2 queen size beds in the master bedroom, a private bathroom, dressing room and WC. 2 further bedrooms offer space for 2 people each. They share a bathroom with WC. Additionally, there is a guest WC.

There is a fully equipped kitchen including fridge with ice maker, cooker, dishwasher, coffee machine, microwave, all kitchen helpers and a breakfast bar which is perfect for having a cocktail while enjoying the views of the pool and both of the boating canals. All bedrooms are fully equipped including flat screen TVs, in the living room an extra large one. Spacious pool area with whirlpool, sun loungers and American barbecue, tropical garden with boat lift and tiki.

The gem is shining again!: Villa Franca, ex Villa Barbara, was completely renovated inside and outside in February/March 2011. The result is amazing! The villa is shining new and does not only offer you an impressive sight when you arrive, but is also sparkling with new inner values, such as flat screen TVs in living and bedrooms, new, large stainless steel kitchen applicances and much more.

There is also entertainment!: Aside from the spacious pool and whirlpool area as well as the mandatory big screen TV, there a plenty of further amenities for Villa Franca’s guests, making your stay here amusing. These are the small but distinct differences between a privately owned holiday home and the often impersonal houses of large property owners.

Of course, our guests can use our 4 bicycles – two for adults and two for children – and play table tennis in the driveway or in the large double garage.

Of course, there is a large selection of holiday literature in German, from crime stories to children’s books.

There are pool toys in the pool area as well as inflatables and kick-boards for young and old water babies.

The whole package for your vacations in Florida!

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, german
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 12, 2017

Amenities

Yacht Club Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • PC
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Guest bathroom - toilet , shower
    Guest WC - toilet
    Outdoor shower - outdoor shower
  • Walk-In Dusche in the Master Bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master bedroom - 2 queen , Queen size
    Pool room - 1 queen , Queen size
    Guest room - 2 twin/ single
  • Cot, all bed linen, bathroom linen including large bath towels available.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Boat Dock
  • Crow's Nest
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • Whirlpool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Perfectly equipped! From screwdrivers to suitcase scales (very necessary after shopping tours through the various outlet centres nearby!), from TomTom for your rental car to champagne cooler for the drinks in the tiki hut on the “canal island” – everything is provided to make your holidays a dream. All you have to do is engage in the relaxed life in the sunny paradise of south west Florida. The house and the large corner property provide plenty of space so you can have tranquil hours despite full occupancy. The electric boat lift at the garden offers you the occasion to land your rental boat safely directly at the house, reaching the river in only a few 100 metres and starting off to the nicest beaches at the Gulf of Mexico, without driving long through canals or even water gates, as you would have to from many other houses. Of course, we are happy to help you rent a boat as you wish.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

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Dreamlike villa, best location of Cape Coral, FL, USA, pool/whirlpool, boat lift
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews
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5

We keep coming back!!!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second year staying at Villa Franca. We have already rented for 6 weeks again next year. The location is perfect and the house is lovely. We brought our boat this year and the fact that access to the gulf is so close makes this location all the better. There was a problem with the pool heater when we arrived and was fixed immediately. The corner lot makes this location very quiet and peaceful. You will love it here!!

  • Submitted: Feb 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Thüringen
5

Wunderschön

  • 5 of 5

Wir verbrachten eine sehr angenehme und erholsame Zeit in der Villa Franca. Von der ersten Anfrage bis zur "Nachbetreuung" fühlten wir uns stets sehr gut betreut und verständnisvoll umsorgt. Die Vermieter und die Betreuung vor Ort waren jederzeit hilfsbereit und standen für alle anstehenden Fragen zur Verfügung.

Das Haus selbst ist vollständig und umfassend ausgestattet, alle notwendigen und angenehmen Dinge sind vorhanden.

Nicht zu vergessen ist auch die Ausstattung für Kleinkinder (Babyfence) - dies sichert auch eine unbeschwerte Zeit am Pool ohne Bedenken bei einem 2-jährigen.

Eine Empfehlung - vielleicht klappt es ja nächstes Jahr wieder:-)))

AS

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Erneut traumhaft!

  • 5 of 5

Sehr schöne Villa! Wunderschöne Lage direkt am Kanal. Man fühlt sich direkt zu hause! So macht Urlaub Spaß! Es war unser zweite Urlaub hier und es wird auch nicht das letzte Mal gewesen sein!!! Nur zu empfehlen!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Top Urlaubsadresse!

  • 5 of 5

Wir waren als Familie (5 Personen) zwei Wochen in diesem schönen Haus zu Gast. Ein sehr gepflegtes Anwesen, ruhig gelegen, mit viel Platz und alle Annehmlichkeiten die man sich wünscht. Wir haben die Zeit sehr genossen und können diese Adresse allen Sonnenfreunden nur empfehlen. Insbesondere der freundliche Kontakt mit dem Vermieter und dessen Empfehlungen haben unseren Urlaub zu einem unvergesslichen Erlebnis werden lassen.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Erneut ein traumhafter Urlaub

  • 5 of 5

Wir sind Wiederholungstäter - in der Villa Franca konnten wir auch dieses Mal unseren Urlaub vom ersten Tag an genießen. Die Eigentümer kümmern sich liebevoll um das Haus, welches keine Wünsche offen lässt - dieses Mal wurden wir mit einer komplett renovierten Küche überrascht! Tischtennisplatte, Fahrräder und der Pool wurden von uns wie immer ausgiebig genutzt. Außerdem haben wir uns für drei Tage ein Boot gemietet - das Haus bietet aufgrund seiner Lage die perfekte Möglichkeit, zügig auf den Golf hinaus zu fahren, ohne erst noch lange Fahrten durch die Kanäle Cape Corals machen zu müssen. Empfehlenswert ist auch, mit den Rädern abends die lokalen Restaurants anzufahren, in denen man bei Live-Musik und leckeren Snacks gemeinsam mit den "Locals" ein kühles Bier genießen kann.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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5

Sommerferien 2015

  • 5 of 5

Das Ferienhaus ist perfekt für einen Familienurlaub. Die Villa wurde mit sehr viel Liebe eingerichtet, auch die kleinen Details wurden beachtet. Nicht nur TV-Gerät oder Waschmaschine/Trockner sind vorhanden sondern auch Steckdosenadapter oder ein freies WLAN.

Auch die Lage der Villa ist sehr gut, direkt am Wasser mit einer Sackgasse als Zugangsstraße und doch ist man in weniger als 10 Minuten an der Hauptstraße in Cape Coral.

Die Vermieter haben uns vor, während und nach dem Urlaub mit Emails begleitet und standen bei Fragen, Änderungswünschen jederzeit zur Seite.

Wir sind mit dem Feriendomizil absolut zufrieden und können Sie nur weiterempfehlen.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Liebe Familie W., ganz herzlichen Dank für die nette Bewertung. Wir freuen uns sehr darüber und hoffen, Sie schon bald wieder in Cape Coral begrüßen zu dürfen.
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Map

Nearest Airport
16.8 Miles
Fort Myers (RSW) 35 min drive
Nearest Barpub
0.6 Miles
Tikki Hut ! (The Original!)
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Amazing beaches of Sanibel Island/Fort Myers Beach
Car: recommended

Villa Franca is splendidly located on an extra large corner property right on the canal. Unlike many other houses on the canals of the Venice of Florida, it is only a few hundred metres, that is, a couple of minutes by boat, to the river and then you have free access to the world renowned beaches of Cape Coral. There is no water gate to slow down your fast access to the golf.

The location in the historic part of the town, near the popular marina, also has the advantage that you can easily reach all convenience stores, Fort Myers via the bridge, or start off to Sanibel Island beach or one of the countless golf courses nearby. The house is quietly located at the end of a dead end with no transit.

The villa’s ideal, almost north-facing position allows you to make use of the pool area where it does not get too hot and which offers shady spots. Thanks the huge pool area and the large garden, you will always find a place in the sun, even in Florida’s 'winter'.

Other Activities: Boating, relaxing

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $179.25
Additional Guest Fee $19.12 per person per night
Damage Deposit $418.26

Preise sind freibleibend bis zu einer verbindlichen Buchungsbestätigung. Einzelheiten werden in einem Mietvertrag festgelegt, den der Mieter zur Buchung erhält.
In den Mietpreisen ist ein Stromverbrauch von bis zu $50/Woche enthalten. Darüber hinausgehender Stromverbrauch wird mit 12 ct/KWH berechnet.
Monatsmietpreise = Abschlag von 15 % auf die normalen Mietpreise.
10 % Nachlass ab der 3. Buchung.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.