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Pam Lundregan

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english

Lovely Seashells of Sanibel #36~Booking AUG_DEC '16, XMAS and Winter '17 Now

9 Reviews
Sleeps5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Florida South Central Gulf Coast Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 BR/2 BA, family friendly, across street to gulf beach, heated pool tennis,WIFI

Our lovely 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom unit at the Seashells of Sanibel complex is directly across the street from our private gulf beach access 300 yds from condo (beach cart and equipment, towels, chairs, umbrella, cooler all provided.) Condo is newly updated and very well maintained as a 'home away from home' for our guests. Enjoy Sanibel Island in our comfortable, quiet and spacious unit. We are on the 2nd floor (2 of 2), our screened in outside lanai overlooks tropical vegetation where you can enjoy early morning sun and quiet with your coffee (keurig and regular coffee pot provided.) There are three new flat screen HDTVs (living room) and two (bedrooms) with multichannel Direct TV and DVD/CD player, free wireless internet in the unit and telephone with free long distance calls. The unit is decorated 'Florida-style'. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need if you decide to stay home for a change to relax and eat-in. There is a king size bed in the master bedroom, two twin beds in the guest room all with brand new mattresses and box springs and Graco playpen if you need it.

Local Attractions/Other Things to Do:: Island shopping and fine and casual dining located on Periwinkle Way 3 min drive from condo. Be sure to visit the nearby J. Ding Darling Wildlife Nature and Environmental Preserve, Tarpon Bay Kayaking tours and rentals and Fishing in the Gulf or San Carlos Bay. Sanibel Shell Museum is located on San-Cap Rd. You can walk to the Sand Bar/restaurant which is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and is directly across street. Easy and scenic quick drive to Captiva Island beaches, dining and shops.

Gulf Beach, Pool and Tennis: During the days, collect shells and watch the herons, spooners, sandpipers and dolphins on our private stretch of uncrowded white sand Gulf beach just a short walk across street via a private deeded beach access path. In the evening, bring a chair and cooler down and view the Awesome sunsets! Relax, sun and swim in our heated pool with lounge chairs and umbrella tables, outdoor shower. There are doubles tennis courts (free rackets for your use in office). We provide the beach equipment- beach chairs, umbrella, cooler and beach cart to bring it all down with. At the end of day have a cookout in the BBQ area with gas grills and shuffleboard. Outdoor shell cleaning table and hose provided.

Computer access, bikes and parking: Wireless internet access in unit. Complementary computer with internet and printer in clubhouse for guest use and tennis rackets. We have on-site bike rentals and the bike and walking paths out front run around our island for miles!

Professional property manager on site seven days a week is there to assist you during your stay and is a big plus! There is a private designated parking spot directly in front of unit for your use.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pam Lundregan (Owner)
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english

Reviews

5
based on 9 traveler reviews

Lovely Seashells of Sanibel #36~Booking AUG_DEC '16, XMAS and Winter '17 Now
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

Prime Location on Luxurious Sanibel Island!

  • 5 of 5

My son (who just graduated from college) and I stayed at this comfortable condo that was in a very desirable location, yet very affordable. Just as advertised, we were only a short walk to the beach which was right across the street via a well-groomed private access path. If you read up on Sanibel's beaches, you'll learn that Bowman's Beach is a favorite spot for shells, but we found the shells at the condo's beach to be better, and the shell washing station was a big plus! On Sanibel, all the ocean-side condos and homes are set far back, so once you're on the beach, there is lots of space and no overcrowding whatsoever. I read a lot about the Gulf side of Florida being calm, but we happily welcomed the sound of crashing waves every day. The Condo was clean and well-equipped with all we needed for the beach, cooking, and comfortable nights...the "start-up" supplies saved us $s, and especially appreciated were the trash bags, paper towels, toilet paper, dish, dishwasher & hand soaps, & kitchen sponge. Being January, it was not too hot during our stay, but when needed, the AC was very responsive. The layout of the condos made each unit very private and you are generally surrounded by well-maintained, lush tropical growth. As our host Pam wisely advised, Sanibel is very desirable for photographers. The condo is a very short drive to the J.N. Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge where my son, a professional photographer, took thousands of pictures while we cruised and explored their "Wildlife Drive"...well worth the $5 admission fee...we went every day except Fri when the drive is closed. Another short drive put us at the Reserve's Baily Tract where we hiked and got to see two alligators and lots of other wildlife. We also recommend any of the very affordable activities that the Reserve's "Tarpon Bay Explorers" has to offer...again, another short distance from the condo. The "Evening Cruise" was especially nice since you get to witness a sunset AND all the birds heading to the rookery islands to roost! We'd love to return for a whole week and next time do some biking instead of driving to get around...the sidewalks are all set far back from the road...very safe and flat, easy peddling! While planning our trip, we also considered Ft. Myers Beach. Pam offered some very honest feedback and she was spot on! We took a day trip to Lover's Key State Park, which was very beautiful, but after cruising down Ft Myers Beach, we were so glad we chose Sanibel...Thank You Pam!

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I'm so happy you had an enjoyable experience and hope you and your son will visit Unit 36 on your next trip! You were both a pleasure to accommodate. Thank you.
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5

Lovely Seashells #36

  • 5 of 5

A lovely, relaxing week on Sanibel with the perfect place to stay. My husband and I came to celebrate our tenth wedding anniversary. Seashells #36 is clean and comfortable and fully equipped for all your beach vacation needs, with a cooler, beach towels and chairs. The beach is a short walk away with Seashells' own private access. I love the screened lanai- it's a great place to relax with your morning coffee. The location was perfect for us. Quiet and restful yet a short drive to shops, Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, and Captiva where we went on a sunset sail. I stayed here on a ladies' get-away a couple years ago and and it was just as lovely this time. My husband and I would love to come again!

  • Submitted: Nov 7, 2012
  • Stayed: Feb 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Did not stay here but owner very helpful

  • 5 of 5

I actually did not rent this property because it was already booked for the dates I needed. However, the owner was very helpful anyway and provided me with information about other rental properties and a place to rent baby equipment. This was very much appreciated especially given her property was booked already. We would like to stay here for future trips. Although I cannot speak for property, the owner was very helpful and pleasant.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Happy to assist Shana! Hope we can accommodate you next trip and thanks for your kind words. Pam
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Isle of Man. UK.
5

Fantastic!!!!

  • 5 of 5

What a great vacation in a fantastic apartment. Great facilities. The apartment was well furnished, clean and tidy. We could have been nearer to the beach but didnt fancy paying the extra $750 a week for the priveledge!! The main restaurant and shopping areas are only a 5 minute car drive away at the most. Got some brilliant pictures of the Ospreys where the nest is right opposite the apartment window!! Sorry for breaking the coffee pot within the first hour of arriving.........Pat, the owner was very nice about it and refused my request to pay for a new one.......

Will definately be staying here again on our next holiday to Sanibel, my wife will be making the first pot of coffee on our next visit!! Gareth & Sarah. Isle of Man. UK.

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2009
  • Stayed: Jun 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Webster, Fl. USA
5

A wonderful place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

My family had a terrific time at Sea Shells. Everything was just as decribed in the information. This complete complex is well manicured and user friendly and without a doubt we will be back. I have recommended to friends looking for reasonable, clean and adorable place to relax and enjoy one of most beautiful areas in Florida. Oh, and the fishing was just spectacular!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2009
  • Stayed: Jun 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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westchester, ny
5

Great Time At Seashells of Sanibel

  • 5 of 5

My husband, myself and two kids visited this property from Feb 17th-21st. It was wonderful!!! The unit was absolutely immaculate!!!! It had all the comforts of home, lots of utensils, pots, glassware, towels, beach towels, cooler, beach chairs and even buckets and shovels for the kids. The bedrooms were quite large with double closets. Although it doesn't face the water, it does face some really beautiful and peaceful vegetation. It was very quiet and relaxing with a short walk to the beach. The pool was great...very warm, lots of lounges and chairs. There is even coin operated washer/dryers which are quite large and very clean as well. Your a short car ride to the nearby resturants and supermarkets. We will definitely go back.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2009
  • Stayed: Feb 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Owners note: None of the units at Seashells of Sanibel face the water, all the units face a nature sanctuary with tropical vegetation. Thanks for the terrific review!
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Southwest Florida International (RSW)
Nearest Golf
0.5 Miles
Beachview Country Club and Dunes open to public
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
New Restaurant 'Sand Bar' directly across street
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Seashells of Sanibel private beach access 300 yds
Car: recommended

We are an easy drive from Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Ft. Myers, FL (around 20 miles). Our Sanibel Island condo has a great central location at 2840 West Gulf Drive near Tarpon Bay Rd., less than a five minute drive to Periwinkle Way dining and shopping, two public golf courses (Beachview and Dunes) and Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge and directly across the street from our private stretch of uncrowded Gulf of Mexico beach full of beautiful shells that Sanibel Island is famous for! We are directly across street from the new Sandbar restaurant and bar serving seafood and steaks, you can walk!

Other Activities: Tarpon Bay Rd. kayaking, shelling on our private beach, Ding Darling nature preserve hiking, boating, fishing, jet skiing, roller blading, biking, nature cruises, bike paths directly in front of condo run around Island for miles

Golf: Beachview Golf Club and Dunes Golf Club nearly on the Island are open to public, golf club rentals available. Thirty other public courses in the Ft. Myers-Sanibel area including miniature golf courses.

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Rates & Availability

Sanibel Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Late Summer/Fall
Jul 9 2016 - Nov 11 2016
4 night minimum stay
$165
$725
 
 
Late Fall/Early Winter
Nov 12 2016 - Dec 16 2016
4 night minimum stay
$165
$850
 
 
Holiday 2016
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 6 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,865
 
 
January Special 2017
Jan 7 2017 - Jan 27 2017
3 night minimum stay
$265
$1,315
 
 
High Season 2017
Jan 28 2017 - Apr 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$375
$1,865
 
 
Bridge Season
Apr 22 2017 - Jun 2 2017
3 night minimum stay
$190
$935
 
 
Summer 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$870
 
 
JULY 4 Holiday Week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$935
 
 
Mid-Summer-Early Fall
Jul 9 2017 - Sep 8 2017
3 night minimum stay
$175
$870
 
 
Value Season
Sep 9 2017 - Nov 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$935
 
 
THKSGIV Holiday 2017
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
3 night minimum stay
$250
$935
 
 
Bridge Season
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
$190
$935
 
 
HIGH SEASON HOLIDAY
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 5 2018
3 night minimum stay
$375
$1,865
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$185
$750
 

Additional information about rental rates

Office Booking Fee $25
Tax Rate 11.0%

There are no cleaning or linen fees.
Holiday weeks are a one week minimum, otherwise there is a 3 night minimum, we can not rent for less than three nights per condo association. Reservation deposit required $200/week goes toward your total balance, 30 day written cancellation notice required for deposit refund. Check out 10 am, check in 3 pm.
10% discount on rentals 4 weeks or longer.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Florida South Central Gulf Coast Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1150 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Business Center
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Computer Available
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Printer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Guest - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Master - 1 king
    Guest - 2 twin/ single
  • King size bed in master, two twins in guestroom. We also have a portable Graco pack and playpen if you need it, highchair also available from office. Full size only pull out sleeper sofa in living room.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • 1 bicycles
  • 8 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There is wireless Internet access in the unit. Three color HD TV's, multi+ channels DTV. Free WIFI in unit. We have a private parking spot directly in front of our unit for your use. Convenient free laundry facilities. Bike rentals available onsite in clubhouse/office next to pool. Free WIFI pool area. Internet computer/printer in clubhouse for guest use.

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