Come enjoy the tropical hideaway of Bocilla Island Club. Relax on your condo's private lanai with Water Views of Charlotte Harbor where dolphin often are seen jumping. Experience the Private Pier at sunset where manatee can sometimes be seen playing just a few feet away.
This condo provides covered parking on the first floor with room for your boat trailer. There is a storage unit which houses a full sized Weber Grill. The first floor has a bright, spacious living room with additional sleeping accomodations and Water View. The kitchen is fully appointed, dining area seats 8-10 and includes view to lanai and Charlotte Harbor. The laundry room includes full sized washer and dryer with additional storage racks. There is a half bath and storage closet. On the third floor is the master suite with king sized bed and guest room with two twin beds. Both rooms have full, private baths.
Boat on your own to nearby Cabbage Key, Cayo Costa, Captiva or Sanibel Island. Four Winds Marina is a short walk from the condo and provides half and full day boat rentals. The Tarpon Lodge offers a water taxi to both Cabbage Key and Cayo Costa State Parks. Enjoy the beautiful beaches and shelling.
Get your exercise by biking the 17 mile trail or play golf, tennis or shuffleboard or kayak in the back bays. The area is an angler's paradise to the passes of Boca Grande, Captiva and Red Fish Pass. Some of the best tarpon fishing to be found is right here.
Enjoy the freshest possible seafood either in restaurants or pick some up at Andy's Seafood and cook/grill at home. Whether dining in or out you will no doubt enjoy the best fresh seafood. Some favorite restaurants are Micelli;s, The Lazy Flamingo, The Tarpon Lodge, The Waterfront, Captain Con's, The Sandy Hook and Red's.
Explore the little town of Matlacha and its shops and boutiques which are colorfully painted hues of pink, yellow, blue, green and salmon. Wild Child Art Gallery, The Hitching Post and Frills are retailers not to be missed. At any hour you will see fishing on the famous fishing bridge.
If all of the activity has you exhausted, simply relax at one of the two pools with screened clubhouses. An evening at home may include watching a cable movie or DVD of choice on the flat screen TV.
Keywords: Tropical Condo Complex surrounded by water with many amenities inluding Pools, Private Pier, Tennis Courts and Shuffleboard. Boat Marina and Golf very nearby. 17 Mile Bike Path. Angler's Paradise with World Famous Tarpon Fishing.
We enjoy spending time with family. Sports are enjoyed whether professional or our son's high school games. Cooking and eating are shared passions. Our daughter is an expert pizza maker; my husband an excellent BBQ griller.
We have enjoyed the Bocilla area for twenty years. Special care is given to keep the island unspoiled and the vegetation lush.
One of our favorite memories is enjoying morning coffee with family. Looking out to the view of Charlotte Harbor is peaceful. Often times during early morning hours a mother osprey can be seen diving for fish to bring back to her nest and babies.
Private Pier where dolphin and manatee are often seen, Marina for boat rental and / or Boat Excursions to islands of Caya Costa, Cabbage Key, Sanibel and Captiva, Walk to nearby restaurants and Art Gallery, Nearby Art Galleries and One of A Kind Shops.