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Easter Week Available, Great Gulf Views, Family Friendly

Bedrooms 2
Space sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Pool
  • children welcome


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-6)

Enjoy Fabulous Gulf Views and Lush Landscaping from a beautifully decorated condo centrally located in the heart of Loggerhead Cay. The condo is just steps from the beach and a large heated pool as well as the recreation center featuring tennis, shuffleboard, BBQ facilities. You will enjoy fabulous unobstructed Gulf views, and plenty of shells and sea life to keep you and your children occupied....a paradise for a lifetime to enjoy!

Loggerhead Cay is located within minutes by bicycle ride to the historic Sanibel lighthouse as well as restaurants and shopping. This ground floor unit allows you to walk directly from the lanai to the courtyard, pool and beach. The property has been recently updated to include a new kitchen, furniture and appliances.

This comfortable, well maintained condominium has been redecorated throughout. The master bedroom has a king-size bed, lots of closet space and an adjoining full bath. Two twin beds are in the second guest bedroom with amenities to have a third bed. The sofa in the living room converts into a double bed. The living room boasts a sofa, love seat and a reclining chair. Meals may be prepared in the fully - equipped kitchen and enjoyed at the breakfast bar, dining table or table in the lanai.

Many restaurants are located within a short walk, bicycle ride or drive. Food shopping is very close on the island as well.

The condo features a family friendly atmosphere to include bed/ bath & kitchen linens, beach towels, chairs and toys. Video's and games are included as well.

Parking is reserved in front of the condo. Since it is a first floor unit, parking is very close to the front door.

Sanibel and Captiva Islands have been featured in many travel channels as well as magazines. MSN Travel has rated this beautiful location in the top 10 family vacation spots in the US. You will enjoy this secluded beach haven, lush landscaping, miles of beach with unobstructed views, sea life, sand sculptures, fishing or just relaxing listening to the sounds of the surf.

Keywords: Condominium

More Details

Jeffrey & Gretchen Koontz
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2017

About Jeffrey & Gretchen Koontz

My wife's family has been vacationing on Sanibel Island for the last 3 decades. Now, their children and grandchildren enjoy Sanibel as much as they did 30 years ago.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Your condo was tastefully decorated, with those French doors leading into the large-sized bedroom. The ambiance was unsurpassed throughout the entire place. Whatever we needed was at our fingertips. The easy access to the pool and beach was welcome. This was likely our fifth or sixth stay Sanibel, and your place was the best. Thank you for sharing your home with me and my wife. I don't know whether we will return to Sanibel next winter, but if we do, your place will be our first choice.
Mar 2017
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Sanibel Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Newly Remodeled Bathrooms, Italian Tiles, Updated Lighting in each Bathroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
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
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Wireless Internet available within condominium.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(23 traveler reviews)

Easter Week Available, Great Gulf Views, Family Friendly
average rating of 4.9130435 based on 24 reviews

Perfect Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, comfortable condo. with a perfect location. Short walk to the beach as you step out of the lanai. The unit has an extremely well equipped kitchen as well as board games, beach towels, chairs, and a few toys for the kids. The beds are very comfortable and the rooms are nicely set up with plenty of room for company as well as private areas. The master bedroom is particularly roomy with lots of closet space. The location is quiet but close to groceries and shops that are easily reachable by bike or car. The inground pool with bathrooms are easily accessible from this unit if you don't feel like the beach. On top of it all, the owners are extremely helpful and welcoming- there was even a fruit basket for us upon our arrival!

  • Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Judy, Thank you for your kind review and we greatly appreciate sharing our condominium with you. Thanks for your kind comments regarding the kitchen, the beds, and the amenities that we offer in the unit. It is our pleasure to welcome you with the fruit basket. Please come back anytime and hope you had a great trip home. Thanks again, Jeff & Gretchen
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All our needs fulfilled.

  • 5 of 5

We have been coming to Sanibel since 1982. Our unit at 251 Loggerhead Cay was the only place that we'd like to return to.

The unit was very close to an adequate-sized pool and nearby beach.

The condominium itself was an open concept, with a delightful table in the kitchen, and eating areas at the kitchen bar and dinette area.

Welcoming French doors were at the entrance to master bedroom which was sizable. Off this bedroom was a screened patio. The second bedroom was quite intimate.

Whatever we needed was available.

We unfortunately left our car and house keys when we left. Within a short time we received a call from Gretchen saying she would mail them to our home.

Many thanks to Jeff and Gretchen for allowing us to share their home.

  • Submitted: Mar 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jack, Thank you for your kind review and we very much appreciate your stay. We especially appreciate your description of the condo itself and the amenities it has to offer. Thanks for being our guests, and your welcome regarding your keys. Please return soon. Thanks, Gretchen & Jeff
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Loggerhead 251

  • 5 of 5

The unit is in very good condition and in a very nice location. The amenities are everything that you need for a family with kids (beach and pool toys are available in the unit and a nice selection of family games and movies). The overall condo area is very clean and well-kept up. The pool is heated and also very clean. We really enjoyed our time in this rental unit.

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Shana, Thank you for your very nice review. We appreciate your feedback that the condo is equipped with the kitchen appliances, toys, linens, games and movies to meet your family needs. Also we take great care to ensure the condo is clean and well kept for our guests to enjoy. You are welcome back anytime! Thanks, Gretchen & Jeff
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Wonderful winter escape

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a week's stay in 251 Loggerhead Cay and had a wonderful visit from beginning to end. The unit was very clean and perfectly furnished with everything we needed from beach towels and chairs to pool toys. My daughter took one look at all of the toys and declared it "the best hotel ever!". It is a first floor unit with direct walk out onto the lawn and a quick stroll to the beach. My mother uses a cane and the direct access was perfect for her to get out to the pool or beach with ease. We stayed in a different condo on the island last year and this one was far superior in every way. We would definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Feb 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Katrina, Thank you for the very nice review, and we are very happy that your daughter enjoyed the toys and the condo itself. Also it is very important to us that your mother enjoyed her time there as well, and her easy access to the beach or pool. I hope that you will return some day soon and of course bring your Mom and daughter! Thanks Gretchen & Jeff
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  • 5 of 5

This place is a must! Great location. Close to restaurants and light house. Beach not far and pretty empty. Me and my wife had a great time. If you want a peaceful great time look no further. Owners were great too. Don't miss out on this gem. Until next time

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: John, Thank you very much for your kind review. We appreciated having you stay at our condo and look forward to your return visit. Please try each season of the year since each season has something different to offer at the beach...starfish, sand dollars and shells of all kind. We hope you have a great trip home. Thanks Jeff & Gretchen
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  • 5 of 5

This is our second time staying at this wonderful condo! First of all, Gretchen and Jeff are very friendly and such accommodating folks! The condo is on the first floor, so you can walk right out to the beautiful courtyard and pool, and then it's a short walk to the beach. The condo is also stocked full of everything you need! We LOVE the water filter on the refrigerator, and all the appliances are just fantastic! Once you're here, you can enjoy the beautiful beach, shelling, sunsets, J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Preserve, take a 2 mile beach walk to the Sanibel Lighthouse and do so much more! Thanks Gretchen and Jeff for such a great experience at your comfy condo! It was truly paradise!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 2, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Karen, You are too much, and thanks for your kind review. I can't express enough in words our appreciation of you being a repeat guest. You are welcome anytime. Thank you for your kind review.
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Rates & Availability

Sanibel Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Peak Season
Jan 28 2017 - Apr 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
Low Season
Apr 22 2017 - Dec 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
Dec 16 2017 - Dec 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
Dec 30 2017 - Jan 26 2018
7 night minimum stay
Peak Season
Jan 27 2018 - Apr 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
Low Season
Apr 7 2018 - Dec 14 2018
7 night minimum stay
Dec 15 2018 - Jan 5 2019
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Condo Cleaning $100 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Rate includes all reservations fees, taxes, linens, wifi, cleaning, etc.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Fort Myers Airport


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