BOKEELIA GARDENS BACKYARD PARADISE - BBQ, POOL & SPA ON 4 ACRES OF GREENERY

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Jim Parison

Speaks english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights
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BOKEELIA GARDENS BACKYARD PARADISE - BBQ, POOL & SPA ON 4 ACRES OF GREENERY

Pine Island House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom, 2.5 Bathroom, Pool, Near Fishing, Boating Etc.

While you are certainly planning to enjoy all that the outdoors has to offer during your visit to Pine Island, once you enter Bokeelia Gardens you may not want to leave.

The 2500 square foot house is set on 4 acres of tropical gardens. The front of the property is sheltered from the road by dense greenery, and a large circular driveway brings you to a spacious parking area and a roomy 1 car garage.

When you enter the foyer, the smooth tiled floors and cool interiors will welcome you in to a sun-lit sitting room overlooking the lanai and swimming pool. To the right is the formal dining room where you can easily serve dinner for up to 6 people.

You will find the kitchen fully equipped, with a full sized refrigerator, stove/oven, microwave, dishwasher, blender, toaster, coffee maker as well as serving dishes & cutlery. We have taken care to be sure you will have all the comforts of home.

The spacious family room has two couches, including a fold-out sofa-bed for any guests. Take a break from all the relaxing in front of the widescreen TV, where you can access your own Netflix account, or watch one of our DVDs, something from the library, or bring your own.

You will have full high-speed WiFi access throughout the house during your stay.

If you plan to take the cooking outdoors, we have everything ready for you. The gas grill is a great option if you want to host a small pool party and cook out all afternoon, or just to get out of the kitchen for a fun family barbecue night. When it's time to sleep, you'll find ample space for at least 8 people. One bedroom is set up with 2 twin beds, while the second has a twin trundle which can convert into a king size if needed. The master suite occupies it's own wing of the house. It is comfortably arranged with a king-sized bed, and has a beautiful attached bathroom with full tub, two sinks, and a walk-in, open shower.

For additional guests, there are two more bathrooms, and a double sofa-bed in the living room.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
  • pets considered

Jim Parison

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2013
Speaks english

Jim and his wife Margaret both grew up in New England, where they met, raised six children and enjoyed exploring the natural wonders of the United States and beyond as a family. Their adventures have included hiking across the Grand Canyon, camping in Acadia National park, Exploring Yellowstone and even trips to Tanzania and the Himalayas. They still spend the majority of their time in their home in New Hampshire, but enjoy visiting Florida for the beaches, fishing and boating at least a few times a year.

Jim Parison purchased this house in 2012

After Jim's parents started spending the winters in Pine Island, he and Margaret wanted to have a place to stay nearby when they came to visit. Bokeelia Gardens was a special property Jim couldn't turn down. Always a nature lover, he appreciated the privacy from other houses and busy streets, while still placing him at the center of the Island with all it has to offer. He knew there was a lot of potential to develop it into the beautiful vacation home it is today.

Access to boating, fishing, biking, great food and ferry service to the islands. The property used to be a tropical nursery, and many of the exotic plants still grow in neat rows on the 4 acres behind the house, attracting a variety of birds. We also loved the way the house is sheltered from the street by it's wide circular driveway densely filled with foliage. The master suite wing of the house is an added luxury, and best of all, the lanai with heated pool and spa is the ultimate treat!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Property Reviews

Bokeelia Gardens Backyard Paradise - BBQ, Pool & Spa On 4 acres of greenery
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
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Bokeelia Gardens Backyard Paradise - BBQ, Pool & Spa On 4 acres of greenery
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Pine Island Florida South Central Gulf Coast
5

Best Vacation!

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
We had a fantastic time at your beautiful Bokeelia Gardens home. This was our best vacation! This home was immaculate and beautiful. The kitchen was well equipped with all the amenities. It was so relaxing sitting next to the pool or in the hot tub looking at the acres of beautiful palm trees. This house had everything we needed. The owners are very friendly and easy to work with. We want to thank them for letting us share their beautiful home. We are really looking forward to coming back again next year!!
Recommended for:  Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
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Bokeelia Gardens Backyard Paradise - BBQ, Pool & Spa On 4 acres of greenery
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Pine Island Florida South Central Gulf Coast
5

Two carefree months of island living

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2014
  • Stayed: Feb 2014
Bokeelia Gardens provided a fabulous two months of trouble free island living, enabling us to reach our goal of finding our own permanent winter retreat on Pine Island. The house was just as shown. The kitchen was well equipped and a great place to cook, there were lots of linens, the house was very clean, comfortable, attractive, and the location was very private, lush and beautiful. The lanai, pool and hot-tub were an added bonus. There was a helpful house manual when we arrived, and the owner was very helpful and quick to respond to questions. Pine Island is a relaxed, rural area, but there is still plenty to do. In addition to fishing and boating, there is a lovely outdoor place with yoga classes, a great archeological site, places to bike and hike, great lox and bagels at Lily's, a great farmers' market just off the Island, amazing ice-cream in nearby Matlache, and Art's Fresh Produce in the Island's center.
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 1/1
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Bokeelia Gardens Backyard Paradise - BBQ, Pool & Spa On 4 acres of greenery
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p494744vbi
Pine Island Florida South Central Gulf Coast
Berlin, NH
5

Mylove

  • 5 of 5
  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Mar 2013
We enjoyed a blissful month at this gorgeous house! We were never at a loss for things to do in the area of Pine Island. The house was extremely comfortable and well equipped. The location was very private and now with the addition of the pool we would categorize this house as a destination to Paradise!! The house, the location and owners were beyond our expectation!! We had blast!
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
Helpful votes: 2/2
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Map

Nearest Airport
34 Miles
Southwest Florida International Airport
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Tropic Star
Nearest Train
160 Miles
Amtrak Miami
Nearest Motorway
21 Miles
Interstate 75
Nearest Beach
6 Miles
Cayo Costa & North Captivia (by Ferry)
Nearest Barpub
1.4 Miles
The Porthole
Nearest Golf
3.7 Miles
Alden Pines
Nearest Restaurant
1.2 Miles
Red's Fresh Seafood House
Car: necessary

This luxurious 2,500 sq ft pool home in Bokeelia is set on 4 acres of tropical gardens, hidden away by thick stands of bamboo and groves of palm trees. The spacious lanai provides comfortable outdoor living space with pool & spa. Ideally suited for a anything from romantic getaways to family reunions.

This is truly a 'get-away'! You may find yourself a little further from the casinos and outlet stores, but it's well worth the privacy, and closeness to Florida's nature you will enjoy, and there's still plenty to do!

World class fishing, golf, kayaking, and nature parks are just down the street. Minutes away you can rent boats, kayaks, and launch your personal watercraft at the boat ramps. Paved trails run the entire length of the island, so you can enjoy an evening bike ride as the sun sets over the western coast. Quaint and trendy shops line the street in the bustling little community of Matlacha, where you can find art and antiques, souvenirs and trinkets.

You will feel right at home in this small island town, a safe and friendly community you can return to year after year!

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Availability & Rates

Pine Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Minimum Stay
 
Winter
Jan 1 2015 - Mar 31 2015
$1,500
$4,000
7 nights
 
 
My Standard Rate
$1,000
$3,000
6 nights
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500.00
Cleaning/Linen fee $125.00
20% due at booking to confirm reservation
Full payment due 15 days prior to check-in
$125 cleaninglinen fee not included in rate
$500 refundable deposit not due 15 days prior to check-in

*Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.
Tax Rate 6.0%
Notes Please Note:
*Standard Rates applies April - December.
*Winter Rates are $1500/week, $4000/month.

To minimize housekeeping cost, guests are expected to leave the property in good condition including:
*all dishes and food preparation areas cleaned
*linens/towels left in washing machine (unwashed) or dryer (clean)
*floors swept/vaccuumed
*trash bagged, tied, placed in appropriate receptacle.
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Amenities

Pine Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Internet ...
  • Air Conditioning
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Garage
  • Living Room
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Suite - toilet , tub , shower , 2 vanities
    Common Bath - toilet , tub
    Half Bath - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Suite - 1 king , Private wing, attached bath w/ full tub and walk in shower
    Trundle to King - 1 king , Twin bed with trundle converts to King size
    Twins - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Stereo
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Bicycles
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • synagogues
  • water parks
  • theme parks
  • restaurants
  • cinemas
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • walking
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • wildlife viewing
  • antiquing
  • miniature golf
  • shuffleboard
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • roller blading
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • golf
  • tennis
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • parasailing
  • jet skiing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • basketball court
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