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Unique Luxury Vacation Home -Gulf Access close to river-Spa-Boatdock

Bedrooms 3
Space 3,905 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights


About the property

Villa, 3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Villa ”The Rivièra” is located in SE Cape Coral, in an area of luxury homes, overlooking a canal with quick Gulf access, within 15 min of the river. Only a few minutes to the open waters, this is the perfect location for boaters. Convenient SE location close to shops and restaurants yet tucked away in a low traffic neighborhood adjacent to the ecological preserve ideal for walking and kayaking. Close to everything. And within 15 minutes from some of Florida's finest beaches. It’s quietly and peaceful, but nevertheless within reach of the many attractions Florida is famous for. Take a walk on the beach, play some golf, go for a sail or have a delicious diner and enjoy the view of the bay and the sunsets. You will want to return time & again to the comfort of a lifestyle that offers an escape from the everyday stress. With so many beautiful beaches along the Gulf Coast, you’ll enjoy shelling, swimming, sun-soaking or simply walking.

Keywords: short Gulf access, Luxurious furnishings, well-equipped, Oversized BOATDOCK

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 26, 2018

About sylvie

My husband and I are from Belgium, we used to travel to the US for 10 years. We fell in love with Florida and decided to buy a vacation home in Cape Coral in 2007. We bought a home that we transformed into our dream home. We love and enjoy our stays very much. We want to share our piece of paradise with others and that's why we decided to rent it out.

sylvie purchased this villa in 2007

Why sylvie chose Cape Coral

Cape Coral is a vibrant and friendly hometown community with all the beauty that you expect from Southwest Florida. With over 400 miles of canals - boating, fishing, and watersports. All you need to do is go out your back door, onto your dock, into your boat, and in minutes you're playing in the Gulf of Mexico. Cape Coral boasts 114 square miles of land and is the largest city in Southwest Florida, the largest between Tampa and Miami. With golf courses, tennis courts, boat ramps, athletic parks, natural preserves, and more, the quality of life in Cape Coral is second to none.The city has one of the best recreation departments in the state, providing all kinds of recreation for young and old.

Cape Coral consistently ranks at the top for public safety in both Florida and the United States what makes Cape Coral one of the most desireable locations in the entire world.

What makes this villa unique

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Cape Coral Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3905 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • fax
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Baby bed+ high chair + car seat
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Boat with Paddles
  • Canoe
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Terrace
  • Wood Deck
  • 1 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • 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
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
* Baby High Chair * Baby bounce activity center*Baby car seat *baby bed * inflatable bed Solar heated Pool and Spa (also heat pump). Oversized Boatdock and Tiki.


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Unique Luxury Vacation Home -Gulf Access close to river-Spa-Boatdock
average rating of 4.7 based on 20 reviews

Erholsam und einfach nur schön!

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben uns im Haus direkt wohl gefühlt. Zwei von den drei Zimmern sind super schön, mit direktem Zugang zum Aussenbereich. Eines davon dazu noch sehr comfortabel mit riesigem Bad. Das dritte Zimmer ist zweckmäßig, aber auch nett.

Der Innenbereichen mit Küche ist sehr gemütlich. Küchenutensilien sind ausreichend vorhanden. Ein erstes 'Welcom-set' wäre ganz nett. Etwa wie Spühltaps, Küchenrolle, Müllbeute und Handseife in den Bädern.

Der Aussenbereich ist wirklich toll!!! Unser absolutes High light!

Was zu verbessern wäre:

- Die Klimaanlage funktioniert zwar im Wohnbereich gut, kommt aber in einem der Zimmer (das mit den großen Bad) kaum an, während es in den anderen Zimmern hingegen etwas zu kalt wird.

- Eine Überprüfung der Gasflasche für den Gasgrill. Bei unserem ersten Grillsbend ging direkt die Flasche leer. Ärgerlich bei einem T-Bone Steak.

Wir würden definitiv wiederkommen!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking time to write a review, we appreciate
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Great time!

  • 4 of 5

very pleasant rental. The pool was wonderful and the pool drapes were a fantastic idea for the afternoon sun. Bed very comfortable and kitchen full of amenities. Close to eco park and grocery shopping. Have been to house twice.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review
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  • 2 of 5

home complies with pictures and is well equipped.

Unfortunately communication with owners is difficult, they do not know what has been already paid or not and we had to fight to recover the deposit.

Attention to the electric consumption, the bill is high and does not match the records that we did.

We found dirty bed mattress protector.

La maison est conforme aux photos et elle est bien équipée.

Malheureusement la communication avec les propriétaires est difficile, ils ne savent pas ce qui a été déjà payé ou pas et il a fallu se battre pour récupérer la caution.

Attention à la consommation électrique, la facture est élevée et ne correspond pas aux relevés que nous avons fait.

Nous avons trouvé les alaises de lit sales.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful home in a perfect location.

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful home is everything the pictures show and more. It's beautifully decorated, has a great pool & spa and within a reasonable driving distance to the beaches. We enjoyed having our morning coffee on the dock and feeding the turtles a couple times a day. This home has everything you need, you just have to show up. It's close to a nice Publix grocery store and a nearby cinema. We would love to rent this again if we get back to Cape Coral. Thanks for allowing us to rent your beautiful home, Sylvie!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your review, we appreciate it ;) We would love to welcome you back in the future.
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What a wonderful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time with our children (6 persons). This house is beautful, clean, comfortable. Has everything you need for a fine stay. The great pool with chairs, terrace, veranda, kitchen. The Publix en Walmart are only 5 minutes away by car.

We went to the Everglades to do an airboat tour. And we visited Miami, 2 and half hour drive, to see a NBA games from the Miami Heat. Also did a boattour in Miami.

And of course some shopping in the malls that are wihtin half an hour drive.

Our 35-th wedding anniversary was great in this beautiful palace.

Thanks for a wonderful vacation.

  • Submitted: Nov 28, 2014
  • Stayed: November 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dank u Johan
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  • 4 of 5

1.vorbereitung u buchung waren sehr gut ist wunderschoen u sehr geschmackvoll eingerichtet

3.kann man jederzeit weiterempfehlen

4.verbrauch sollte iklusive sein

  • Submitted: Sep 28, 2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
RSW Fort Myers
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Anthony's on the boulevard (on delprado)
Nearest Ferry
14 Miles
Ferry to Key West Key West Express
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Palmetto-Pine Country Club
Nearest Motorway
9 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Ariani Italian Ristorante-Olive garden-RubyTuesday
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Fort Myers beach
Car: necessary

Villa ”The Riviera” is located in SE Cape Coral, in an area of luxury homes, overlooking a canal with quick Gulf access, within 15 min of the river.

Only a few minutes to the open waters, this is the perfect location for boaters.

Convenient SE location very close to shops and restaurants yet tucked away in low traffic neighborhood adjacent to ecological park great for walking, biking, kayaking and observing wildlife (manatees, alligators)

It’s quiet and peaceful.

Other Activities: rent a boat and watch dolphins playing, observe manatees and alligators


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
payment by card $80 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Electricity allowance of $3/day included in rental
Cancellation Policy
No refunds for early departure. Only written cancellation will be accepted.
Cancellation-fees: Up to 80 days before arrival 20% of the rent.
79 - 45 days before arrival 30% of the rent.
44 - 30 days before arrival 80% of the rent.
29 days or less before arrival 100% of the rent


Severe Weather Policy
Cancellations or early departures due to inclement weather do not warrant any refund. This includes

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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