TROPICAL BREEZE A LUXURY HOME - 60 YARDS FROM A FANTASTIC BEACH-SEE VIDEO BELOW

Phil and Natalie Buckingham

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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TROPICAL BREEZE A LUXURY HOME - 60 YARDS FROM A FANTASTIC BEACH-SEE VIDEO BELOW

Captiva Island House Rental Photos and Description

Fantastic 5 bedroom 5 bathroom Home with Private Heated Pool, sleeps 10

Tropical Breeze was built in 2000 a luxury vacation rental home located on Wightman Lane in Captiva Village on beautiful Captiva Island.

SEE A VIDEO TOUR OF OUR HOME AT THE LINK AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE.

SEE A VIDEO TOUR OF OUR HOME AT THE LINK AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE.

It is positioned on a quiet and tropical sandy lane covered by palm trees and Royal Poinciana. Far enough from the center of Captiva village for peace and quiet but close enough to be able to walk to and enjoy all the amenities.

This beautiful luxury vacation rental home Tropical Breeze is just sixty yards away from one of the best beaches in the world in Captiva Island Florida. It is available for holiday vacation rental and has five bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms.

It has 4200 square feet of air conditioned living space. The first floor has a master bedroom with a King sized bed and bathroom and a twin bedroom with bathroom.

The second floor has another master bedroom with a King sized bed and bathroom as well as a King bed with bathroom and a twin bed room with bathroom. The home is fully tiled, bright, light and spotlessly clean.

Amenities: There is a laundry on the first and second floor, it is suitable for families or friends sharing and has every convenience. It has a heated pool in a beautiful Lanai. In the living room there is a 73 inch HD TV which has cable, DVD and Video. Each bedroom also has its own Cable TV, DVD and Video. The house also has a distributed sound system. Play your favorite CD while sitting on the upper deck watching the amazing sunsets. Connect with the office with the WIFI network from beside the pool. 30 mb Comcast Broadband Connection with WIFI router, Phone, 4 zone Air Conditioning, 6 x Flat Screen LED Digital Cable TVs (73 inch TV in Grand Room 6 x Smart Blu-ray players, Netflix, You Tube etc, whole house music system for iPod etc. Full Kitchen, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Ice Maker, Cooking Utensils provided, Linens provided, beach towels provided, 2 Washers & 2 Dryers, 2 x Jetted Tubs in master Baths, Private heated Pool, Covered Parking, Gas Grill, Internet Hookup, Outside Showers, Beach Chairs, Beach Toys & Umbrell

Activities: One of the best beaches in the world, Biking, Golf, Fishing both Game and beach, Wildlife Viewing, Shopping, Restaurants, Sightseeing, Swimming, Snorkeling/Diving, Boating, Sailing, Windsurfing, Parasailing, Jet Skiing, Shelling, Music, Walking, Cinema, Theatre, Tennis, Canoe & Kayak Tours, Cruises to other islands, Dolphin & Shelling Trips, Captiva's Chapel By the Sea. Shopping: Captiva has a wonderful array of shopping facilities, with many shops selling locally designed and produced items so you can leave your holiday with a reminder of many wonderful memories. There is a well-stocked grocery stores near the house as well as shops selling a huge variety of goods.

Area: Captiva Island is a barrier island connected at the far end of Sanibel by a bridge. Captiva is one of the most exclusive islands in North America and is one of the worlds finest holiday locations.

Captiva is located on Florida’s fantastic Southwest Gulf coast just 3 ½ hours drive from Miami and 4 hours from Orlando. Southwest Florida’s International Airport at Fort Myers is 50 minutes drive away.

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Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Guestbook comments from the owner
Thank you so very much for one of the best vacations we have ever taken! Everything is so perfect; we can feel the love of the owners. Lee saved the day by delivering a walker for my 85 year old mother, can’t properly express my appreciation. All 9 of us enjoyed every minute in your beautiful home. We hope to return.

On our way back to frozen Minnesota now.
Jan 2013
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Phil and Natalie Buckingham

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Speaks english

We had been visiting Captiva for years and fallen in love with it, the next step was to buy the home of our dreams.

Phil and Natalie Buckingham purchased this house in 2002

Once we saw the house we knew it was the perfect home for our family. A perfect venue for familys of all ages.

Simply one of the finest homes on Captiva, it provides everything you could require for your stay in paradise.

We have a caretaker / concierge who manages our home and makes sure the house is in perfect condition for you.

He will meet you at our home on arrival. He can organise rentals of cribs, bikes, kayaks, golf buggy’s, organise trips or activities for you if you wish, and can also facilitate the stocking of food and drinks etc before you arrive.

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Captiva Island Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Bengeo Herts England
5

HOLIDAY AT TROPICAL BREEZE CAPTIVA FLORIDA

  • 5 of 5
We had a great holiday in a fantastic location. The house is amazing, easy access for the beach and in walking distance of retaurants. Excellent not having to use the car if you wanted to eat out.
The house was very clean and very well maintained The main bedrooms are enormous and the surround sound music to all rooms (including outside) brilliant.
We don't normally return to the same location but we so enjoyed our holiday here we have already booked for next year and cant wait to be back at Tropical Breeze.
  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2008
  • Stayed: Jul 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Tropical Breeze a Luxury Home - 60 Yards from a Fantastic Beach-See Video Below
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Captiva Island Florida South Central Gulf Coast
5

INCREDIBLE HOME!

  • 5 of 5
This was an amazing house. We stayed there for a family reunion vacation and thoroughly enjoyed it. It is just a short walk to a wonderful white sand beach with a lot of shells for collecting. The pool at the house was heated and large so you could have a lot of family members in it at the same time. The house was very clean, well maintained, and just gorgeous. We spent most of our time on the porch off the kitchen. It was a great gathering place for people in the morning. The backyard and porch had complete privacy, despite all the neighboring houses, because of the lush landscaping. The owner and also the caretaker were very available and very helpful. Definitely one of the best vacation homes we have stayed in. Highly recommend it. A great place for family to reconnect as you hardly want to leave it when you are there.
  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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ENJOYED OUR STAY AT TROPICAL BREEZE

  • 5 of 5
Spent a week in Captiva and stayed at the Tropical Breeze. Awesome spacious home with all the amenities to make the rainy days sunny. Service was great from pre-arrival until the moment we left. The internet ads for the home we're good but it didnt do it justice until you actually see the place. We love Captiva and already can't wait to go back.
  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Captiva Island Florida South Central Gulf Coast
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A DREAM VACATION!

  • 5 of 5
We are suffering from PVD - post vacation depression. We agreed that we wouldn't change a single thing about our vacation, if we were so lucky as to do it all over again. The setup of your home proved perfect for a multi-generational gathering such as ours. We took the upstairs master suite, leaving each family with two adjacent bedrooms and their very own laundry!

Our three-year old grandson had a bit of a meltdown the night before we left because he just couldn't understand why we couldn't live there all the time, or at least for "one twenty thousand thirty sixty-seven four three two one days."

The house was spotless when we arrived. Of course with our crowd it didn't stay that way, but we tried to leave it in pretty good shape. Your manager Lee was solicitous, helpful, and really nice. I've rented other places, and I must say it was really, really nice to have the basics already on site - detergents, paper towels, coffee filters, etc. - when we arrived.

We planned an elaborate Olympic Round Robin tournament on the three table games near the pool, but never got around to it because we were having too much fun doing everything else. That will have to wait until the next visit. It was especially nice of you to order five out of six perfect beach days for us!

I hope it continues to be desirable for you to share this beautiful spot with lucky people like us. It is something special!
  • Submitted: Feb 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Captiva Island Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Edwardsburg, Michigan
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J AND D

  • 5 of 5
We really enjoyed our stay at Tropical Breeze on Captiva. The house is well equipped with nice towels, great kitchen utensils, appliances and wonderful extras such as coffee, laundry and dish soap. The house was very clean and uncluttered, bright, colorful updated rooms, with plenty of space to accommodate a group comfortably. The pool (great temp.), play area downstairs, and sun deck are real bonuses.
House has easy access to a beautiful beach, many nice restaurants and shopping. Would love to return!
  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Tropical Breeze a Luxury Home - 60 Yards from a Fantastic Beach-See Video Below
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Captiva Island Florida South Central Gulf Coast
North West Arkansas
5

TROPICAL BREEZE - A GREAT FAMILY VACATION HOME

  • 5 of 5
We have been vacationing in the Captiva/Sanibel area since 1975 and Tropical Breeze offered everything we've come to love about the region and more... a wonderful beach and the toys to enjoy it, a perfect rooftop deck with spectacular sunset views, lots of room for together-times, special spaces for quiet-times, a pool/tiki bar/play area for fun times, a mid-village location allowing an easy walk to great eateries & interesting activities and a happy, colorful home-like atmosphere. Our stay at Tropical Breeze was fun and memorable!
  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Map

Nearest Airport
38 Miles
Fort Myers SWFIA
Nearest Motorway
32 Miles
Interstate 75
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Captiva
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Key Lime Bistro
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Mucky Duck
Car: not necessary

One factor that ensures that Captiva is exclusive and its beaches never busy is that you are not allowed to park cars on the roads on the island. Parking is only allowed at the few public car parks or in restaurant car parks. A short walk from the house is Captiva village which is a lovely mix of restaurants and shops. At Tropical Breeze you really can park the car and not use it for days on end. Captiva’s unique west facing position off the coast of Florida means that you have all the benefits of the glorious beach and the fun of the sea as well as incredible sunset views. A short walk away on the east coast is the Roosevelt Channel with its inland fishing and boating.

Golf: Golf Digest ranked the Fort Meyers-Cape Coral area in the top twenty best metropolitan areas for golf in the USA.

The closest course to the house is Redfish Point a nine hole course in the South Seas Plantation Resort located at the north tip of Captiva Island.

There are two 18 holes courses a short distance away on Sanibel Island, the Beachview Golf Club and the Dunes Golf Club.

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Availability & Rates

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Captiva Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Thanksgiving 2014
Nov 22 2014 - Nov 28 2014
7 night minimum stay
$8,080
Flat fee
 
 
Christmas Holidays 2014
Dec 13 2014 - Jan 3 2015
7 night minimum stay
$9,303
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$7,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Payments are made by wire transfer.
Tax Rate 11.0%
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Amenities

Captiva Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4200 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Heating ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Internet ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Laundry Soap
  • Paper Towels
  • Free Local Calls
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Garage ...
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Water Cooler
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Catering Available ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Stove
  • Grill
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Ice Maker
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Large Bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , jetted tub , Large Bathroom
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • All bedrooms have full en-suite bathrooms (Jacuzzi tubs and walk in showers in the master suites) and spacious closets.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Walk In Closets
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Walk In Closets
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Walk In Closets
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Walk In Closets
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Walk In Closets
  • On the first floor there is a master bedroom with a King bed and a Twin bedroom. On the second floor there is a master bedroom with a King bed as well as a King bedroom and a Twin bedroom. The home is designed for a variety of guest combination, ranging from one family, two families or even five couples! To facilitate these combination the house has two washer and dryers (on separate floors), two hot water heaters, an ice machine, a built in refrigerator and four zone air conditioning. Fresh linen is provided as well as towels and beach towels. All bedrooms are bright and attractively decorated, with high quality bed linen and covers.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Toys ...
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • MP3 Dock
  • Foosball
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games for Kids
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Radio
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Beach Chairs
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Wood Deck
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Small Cooler
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Deck Furniture
  • Porch Furniture
  • Fully Fenced Property
  • Golf ...
  • Boat ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • 20 garden chairs
  • 15 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • churches
  • water parks
  • health/beauty spa
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • walking
  • sight seeing
  • eco tourism
  • boating
  • wildlife viewing
  • shopping
  • shelling
  • miniature golf
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling/diving
  • parasailing
  • water tubing
  • cycling
  • water skiing
  • paragliding
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • sailing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • jet skiing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
Notes:
Captiva Island is unlike any other holiday destination in Florida, it has the feel of a tropical island. It is only 5 miles long and up to ½ mile wide, it is unique and unlike any other area in the USA. Over 80% of the Islands’ (Sanibel & Captiva) are a nature reserve, including the world renowned J.N Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge. There are no traffic lights, bill boards or street lights. No building is allowed to be higher than the tallest trees. The speed limit on the island range from 15 to 35mph, a single lane road runs the length of the island. Captiva has a tropical year round warm climate and lush tropical vegetation, wild life is in abundance with Ospreys, Eagles, Pelicans and numerous sea birds, as well as Dolphins and Manatees. Tropical Breeze is located just 2 houses from the beach in Wightman Lane which is in Captiva Village. Captiva’s beaches have been voted in the top 5 in the USA.

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