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Sunset Paradise - Beachfront Home With Private 46' Pool -$1500 Discount 5/27/17

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 1,720 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

Sunset Paradise is a magnificent beach front home located DIRECTLY on the Gulf of Mexico , mid-island in quiet Fort Myers Beach, Florida. Beautifully landscaped and decorated, Sunset Paradise provides a retreat with all the luxury and comforts of home.

Stunning sunset ocean views enhance your meals from the dining room, and three different porches or patios overlooking the ocean. Catch your dinner of trophy snook, redfish, and trout right out your door. Or, just relax in your beach front hot tub enjoying the ocean breeze, and leave the fishing to the pelicans and dolphins, who will provide you with an aerial and aquatic ballet, as they search the Gulf for breakfast.

Walk the miles of beach. Enjoy the thrill of beach combing for buried treasures and wading the sand bar at low tide in search of sand dollars, live shells, and giant starfish. The beach is one of the safest in the world with a very gradual drop off.... undertow or rip currents are very, very rare.

Our home is decorated with tropical furnishings, tile floors, a modern kitchen, and all the conveniences of home including free wireless internet. With four bedrooms and four baths, Sunset Paradise comfortably sleeps and is limited to 10 people (8 adults and 2 children). The house is very child friendly with high chair, playpen/crib, and stroller available for your use.

The 46’ private swimming pool is designed for all ages with both 6 inch and 2 foot deep wading areas as well as a six foot deep end. The entire pool and patio area is surrounded by a fence for the safety of little ones. The grounds are lushly landscaped to enhance your vacation privacy.

Sunset Paradise is one of the nicest homes on Fort Myers Beach; a truly spectacular property. Our goal is to provide your home away from home and Sunset Paradise is designed to be luxurious at an affordable price. Thank you for not smoking in or bringing your pets to Sunset Paradise.

We suggest that you talk to us by phone before booking Sunset Paradise online so that we can insure that you understand all the features of the villa. Furthermore, you will have the comfort of knowing that you are dealing with a real person that actually represents the villa you are booking and not an internet scam artist. Please call Kathy at 541-324-9214 or email us and we will call you.

Your hosts, the Jones family, would love to share with you their little piece of Paradise.

Keywords: House, villa, pool, beach, oceanfront. beachfront

More Details

Owner
KATHLEEN KARLOVICH
Member since: 1999
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 16, 2017

Amenities

Mid Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1720 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Two vanities with sinks
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 3 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
  • King Bed (1) Queen size Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1), Bunk Beds (1), Trundle Bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Gulf Front - Beautiful Tropical Decorating, 4 Bedroom Including 1 King Bed, 2 Queen Beds and a 'family' bedroom containing double futon bunk plus day bed (2 bedrooms overlook ocean), 4 Baths, 46' Swimming Pool with Kids Wading Area, 8 person Hot Tub, Great Surf Fishing and Shelling, Large, Fully Equipped Kitchen, Linens, High Speed Internet, Washer and Dryer, 5 TVs, Cable with HBO, DVD/VCR, Charcoal BBQ, Lushly Landscaped, Boat Rental and docking at Nearby Marina, Convenient to Restaurants and Shops, No Smoking and No Pets Allowed

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

Sunset Paradise - Beachfront Home With Private 46' Pool -$1500 Discount 5/27/17
average rating of 4.9473686 based on 19 reviews
5

Fabulous Family Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

Sunset Paradise is a spectacular vacation home! Both inside and out, it reflects owner's pride and excellent taste. It was perfectly clean and sparkling when we arrived. We have rented a number of homes on the Gulf and this one has been the best. The new kitchen is beautiful and a pleasure to work in. We appreciated the organized cabinets and drawers which made food preparation so easy. It was a nice touch to have some basic seasonings in the cabinet as well as paper products which we replaced on our shopping trips. The four bedrooms each having a bathroom was a big plus. The decor of the house makes it very comfortable and enjoyable. Those beach towels are luxurious. The owner and property manager provided helpful information. They are efficient and friendly. This house is a big hit! It met all of our expectations and more!

Our family had a wonderful week together. We especially enjoyed the short walk to the shore, the refreshing pool and the calming waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The sky is magnificent whether at sunset, daylight or even overcast and stormy. We dined at some great restaurants, too. We are grateful to have found this gem and hope to be back again. Our thanks for sharing your paradise with us!

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

The only reason we might not return is the desire to explore new places.

The house was amazing! The beach was gorgeous and there was barely anyone else on it.

The boys were constantly in the pool and loved the bunkbeds.

We spent most of our time in the ocean and on the porch enjoying the perfect breeze and

temps in the high 80s. Everything was so easy, all the info we needed was in the emails

or the binders in the living room. I couldn't believe you even had hairdryers with defusers!

I wouldn't have brought mine if I had known. Everything right down to the plumeria trees

in the front yard was just perfect. Thank you!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent stay at Sunset Paradise

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Sunset Paradise. The house was very clean and had plenty of accommodations. The views and sandy beach were impeccable!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Port Edwards, WI
5

Absolute Heaven!

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I planned this trip as a Christmas gift for ourselves, three adult children, son-in-law and three grandchildren, ages 6, almost 4 and 1. Best Christmas gift ever! I did a lot of research and we decided on Sunset Paradise because of its location right on the beach (for me), pool (for the grandkids), and four bedrooms and baths ( enough privacy for everyone). The house is gorgeous and was sparkling clean when we arrived. It was stocked very well with linens, kitchen items, baby furniture and beach and pool toys (we left a few new ones we purchased).

We went downtown on a few occasions for lunch and shopping but I really didn't want to leave because we had so much to do there! Our two older grandkids practically lived in the pool and all the kids enjoyed playing on the beach and looking for shells.

We decided not to rent a car since there is a trolley stop right across the road but our son did rent one mid-week and it came in handy for groceries and activities the kids wanted to do. The Publix is less than a mile away but a trip there can take up some time when you need to wait for the next trolley. It is a fairly easy walk there but not on the way back with heavy bags! Next time I would rent a car if taking the whole family. We did use Gina's Grocery Delivery and planned it to arrive shortly after we did. That worked out great since we had a big order when we arrived and didn't have to worry about shopping right away. They were very friendly and accommodating and the fees were reasonable.

Sunsets were gorgeous every night and we enjoyed grilling supper while enjoying them and relaxing in the hot tub after dinner.

This vacation was worth every penny we spent and you will not be disappointed!

  • Submitted: Dec 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

70th Birthday Celebration

  • 5 of 5

We rented the house for my husband's 70th birthday celebration and it was not a disappointment! We were impressed at how clean the house was when we arrived and enjoyed the hot tub and heated pool. It is nicely furnished and laid out for 5 couples with a bathroom in each bedroom which was really nice. It was nicely stocked with pots and pans and utensils too. We will definitely be back in the future!

  • Submitted: Dec 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Illinois
5

Sunset Paradise-Second Time Around

  • 5 of 5

We booked the July 4th, 2016 week at this property back in July of 2015. Having spent a week there in the summer of 2014, we knew what was waiting for us and, at times, it seemed as though this year would never pass.

I am happy to report that this year's experience was as terrific as expected.

First of all, this house has a new genuine "summerlike" appearance with the new siding and blue roof. It really stands out when you view it from the beach. And, as for the amenities; they are still as advertised.

Six adults and four grandkids made up our party and with the four bedrooms and private bath for each, everyone had plenty of space and privacy. It was immaculate when we arrived and the cleaning crew was arriving to ready it for the next set of guests as we departed. I counted 176 steps from the front porch across the sand beach to the edge of the Gulf of Mexico. The area has had some bad publicity as of late with regards to the Blue-Green Toxic alge but there was none to be found anywhere on the beach or even in Estero Bay behind the property. Several "locals" said that what little there was working it's way across the state was still a good distance away from Ft Myers and not expected to impact the area. The water was as warm, clear and inviting as ever. The kids spent hours in the pool. It was actually difficult to drag them away from the place to go sight seeing and the like.

Sunsets haven't changed either - spectacular right over the water towards Sanibel Island. Only wish they could have lasted a bit longer each evening.

We rented a pontoon boat on Estero Bay, took a boat tour out near Sanibel Island, ate out, cooked at the house both in the kitchen and on the outside grill, walked the beach, swam, went shelling; you name it.

There are numerous restaurants on Ft Myers Beach itself and nearby - less than 15 minutes away in Bonita Springs. Your are maybe five minutes away from a fully stocked grocery store. Your parking at the house in plentiful-we had three cars-and off the road. It's difficult to even see the adjacent houses although they are steps away.

All in all, our group of ten had a fabulous week. We will be back. We didn't want to leave. You won't want to either.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Fort Myers
Car: recommended

Stunning sunset ocean views enhance your meals from the dining room, and three different porches or patios directly on the Gulf. Catch your dinner of trophy snook, redfish, and trout right out your door on one of the best surf beaches in Southwest Florida. The fishing is super in the spring, summer, and fall when Snook and Redfish congregate on the beach. Or, just relax in your beach front Hot Tub enjoying the ocean breeze, and leave the fishing to the pelicans and dolphins, who will provide you with an aerial and aquatic ballet, as they search the Gulf for breakfast.

Walk the miles of beach. Enjoy the thrill of beach combing for buried treasures and wading the sand bar at low tide in search of sand dollars, live shells, and giant starfish. The beach is one of the safest in the world with a very gradual drop off.... undertow or rip currents are very, very rare. Sunset Paradise is one of the nicest homes on Fort Myers Beach; a truly spectacular property.

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Rates & Availability

Mid Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
May 20 2017 - Aug 18 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$4,495
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 19 2017 - Sep 22 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,695
 
 
Early Fall
Sep 23 2017 - Oct 13 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,895
 
 
Fall
Oct 14 2017 - Nov 17 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,495
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
Late Fall
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 15 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,895
 
 
Pre-Holiday
Dec 16 2017 - Dec 22 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,495
 
 
Holiday
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$4,795
 
 
Early January
Jan 6 2018 - Jan 19 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
January/February
Jan 20 2018 - Feb 23 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$4,995
 
 
Spring Break
Feb 24 2018 - Apr 6 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$6,395
 
 
Mid-Spring
Apr 7 2018 - Apr 20 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$4,895
 
 
May
Apr 21 2018 - May 25 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,695
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$2,695
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Cleaning Fee $260 + Tax
Booking Fee $35 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

All weeks must begin on Saturday and are sold in one-week increments only.
Now offering a $500 discount for the week beginning 5/27/17.



Actual Deposit Policy: 33% of rent plus $500 due at time of reservation; remainder due 90 days prior to arrival.

FOR WEEK BEGINNING 1/9/16 DEDUCT A $400 DISCOUNT FROM THE LISTED PRICE.

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