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Kim Herres

Member since: 2006
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Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Kim Herres

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Calendar last updated:
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Gulf-Front 2BR/2BA at South Seas

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Captiva Island Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Watch the sun slip into the Gulf from your private lanai or from the beach just in front of this newly renovated (in 2006/7 with continuing updates) Gulf-front Condo at South Seas Island Resort on Captiva Island. Or, walk to the village of Captiva (about a 10 minute walk) and enjoy excellent restaurants and good music. Shop the unique shops and artist galleries. Whatever you like to do in paradise, you can do it here on Captiva Island.

The two and a half miles of beach in front of the Condo can take you through the village, out on the Gold coast of Captiva or up around South Seas Island Resort. On the way, see the dolphins frolic in the surf and watch the shore birds carefully eye you and just barely stay out of reach.

This renovated Condo (in 2007, with continuing updates) has every possible amenity and was designed with your comfort in mind. The cheerful yellow walls and Mexican tile floor complement island decor including hand-painted furniture by noted local artist Terry Causey. Cable TV, flat screen mounted on the wall in the LR, flat screen TV in the MBR and guest bedroom. Blue Ray in LR. Ceiling fans in each room. Crown molding, Silestone counters, water-jet tub, full-size tiled shower, leather furniture in the living room. The kitchen has a microwave, coffee maker, juicer, coffee grinder, blender and the necessary utensils, dishes and glassware. Hi speed WIFI.

The South Seas Island Resort amenities are NOT available to private renters. You have use of the large pool and tennis courts just behind the building, and - of course - the fabulous shelling beach.

Keywords: Condominium

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Kim Herres (Owner)
Member since: 2006
Call Owner
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Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 9, 2015

About Kim Herres

I grew up in Kansas and spent 30 years working for IBM, living in Kansas, New York, Connecticut, Atlanta, Florida. Now I live in Sanibel/Captiva selling real estate for Sotheby's International Realty. I also still have my home in Atlanta so I spend some time there, too. After Hurricane Charley, I renovated this unit so that I could and would want to live in it.

Kim Herres purchased this condo in 1989

Why Kim Herres chose Captiva Island

I first came to Sanibel/Captiva in 1974 because the Kansas City Royals held spring training here back then. Driving across that causeway to Sanibel changed my life and I knew I would live here some day. I bought my first property in the 80s and have bought and sold other properties since then. But, always, I have kept my condo at South Seas. Hurricane Charley was hard on us, but it was time to renovate and it allowed the kind of renovation I probably could not have done all at once otherwise.

What makes this condo unique

I love watching the sunset every night from my lanai, or walking on the beach at sunset. I also love that I can hear the sound of the Gulf waters from my unit and can always see the Gulf. It is so peaceful. The village of Captiva is charming with good restaurants and fun things to do. There is a new Doc Ford's at the entrance to South Seas that is basically just across the street from me. It is open to the public. Captiva's beach is one of the best in the world. Captiva Cruises takes you on various trips around the islands to learn and see about the barrier islands and to have lunch in fun places and watch the dolphins run along the boat. My Dad loved to fish here up at Redfish Pass.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Fabulous. This was our second year to return to this lovely condo!
Jul 2010
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Map

Nearest Airport
30 Miles
Southwest Florida Regional Airport
Car: recommended

Dolphin, shelling and sunset cruises. Bicycle rentals, golf cart rentals -- all available close by.

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Rates & Availability

From $1,595 Per week

Captiva Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Shoulder Season
Apr 18 2015 - May 1 2015
7 night minimum stay
$2,195
 
 
Summer
May 2 2015 - Nov 20 2015
7 night minimum stay
$1,595
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 21 2015 - Nov 27 2015
7 night minimum stay
$2,495
 
 
Christmas/New Years
Dec 19 2015 - Jan 2 2016
7 night minimum stay
$3,100
 
 
Season 2016
Jan 30 2016 - Apr 1 2016
7 night minimum stay
$3,100
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes Includes all fees but does not include 11% Florida State Tax. Add 11% tax to the rates for the total price. Rentals are only weekly, Saturday to Saturday. The South Seas Resort amenities are NOT included. Optional damage waiver fee and trip insurance.
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Amenities

Captiva Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Ensuite Master Bath. Water-jet tub combo with shower.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Large walk-in shower in guest bath
  • Two bathrooms. One is a hall bath used by the guest bedroom. It has a large walk-in shower, toilet, vanity. The ensuite master bath has a combination shower/tub, toilet, vanity. The tub is a water-jet tub.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King Bed in Master BR with ensuite Bathroom
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Two twins in the Guest Bedroom
    Convertible bed(s) - 1 queen , Queen Sleeper Sofa in the Living Room
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1) 2 Twin Beds in the guest room., Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Leather sofa in the living room converts to a queen sized sofa sleeper.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • jetted tub
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Newly renovated with Mexican tile floors, hand painted furniture, crown molding, ceiling fans, Silestone counters, oak cabinets, plantation shutters, washer/dryer in the unit. Non-smoking.

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