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April 14 2018 Week Avail., Recently Renovated, Great Gulf Views, Family Friendly

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

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

Owner
Jeffrey & Gretchen Koontz
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 18, 2018

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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Amenities

Sanibel Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
General:
  • 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
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • Newly Remodeled Bathrooms, Italian Tiles, Updated Lighting in each Bathroom.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Golf
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • 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
Notes:
Wireless Internet available within condominium.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

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April 14 2018 Week Avail., Recently Renovated, Great Gulf Views, Family Friendly
average rating of 4.909091 based on 34 reviews
5

Perfect location and wonderful condo!

  • 5 of 5

This was our first VRBO and unit #251 has set the bar extremely high! My family of 4 was a little nervous about visiting Florida in July, but the experience was wonderful. The condo was in a perfect location. The pool and the beach just steps away helped us beat the heat when we were outdoors, while the air conditioned unit made our evenings enjoyable. The unit had everything that we could possibly need - beach towels, beach chairs, fully equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, screened in lanai, television and WiFi... the list could go on.

We chose this rental originally because of the reviews people had left regarding both the unit and the owners - Gretchen and Jeff. As you can tell we were not disappointed. The owners were both very helpful and quick to answer all of our questions both before and during our stay. I hope that we are able to make it back to Florida in the future and we will definitely want to book our stay in this lovely condo again.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jennifer, Thank you so much for your kind review. We really appreciated your visit and the care that you took of the condo. We are glad that you had everything that you needed. Please come back very soon, and travel safely home. Thanks again, Gretchen & Jeff
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Royal Oak & Port Austin, MI
5

Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

In a word our stay was, PERFECT! Lots of communication, always answered in a timely manner. Check in / check out was easy. Stellar location, complex, pool. Clean and comfy condo (lots of cooking utensils though bring sharper knives- we left a new one) Be sure to read the what to do on the island. And, check in with Welcome Center on the Island. We were advised that if we did nothing else to take the Tram Tour around Ding Darling. We did, and were amazed with all that Ecologist Dick shared with us. The old Sanibel “Village” was enjoyable as well. Come stay with Gretchen and Jeff. You’ll be glad you did.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prior Lake
5

Lovely condo in a nice location

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four enjoyed our stay in this lovely condo near the beach. It's well decorated and had all the necessary cooking utensils for our stay. There are beach chairs, an umbrella, and beach towels, too. The owners left us a nice fruit basket when we arrived, so that was a thoughtful gesture. They responded quickly when we had questions. The condo is located near nice restaurants, too. The one recommendation would be to stock the kitchen with trash bags (there was only one in the trash can), and more dishwasher soap. We've stayed in many VRBO places, and they typically supply enough trash bags and soap for the week.

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Jill, Thank you for the kind review, and we are thrilled that you had a great Christmas at the condo. Please come back anytime! Thanks Gretchen & Jeff
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5

Very nice!

  • 5 of 5

Spent a week here with my wife and father. The complex in beautiful with a resort-like feel. The unit was clean and very well equipped including beach chairs and an umbrella. The beach is excellent with great shelling! Owner was very easy to work with. Sanibel is a beautiful place...can't wait to return and would not hesitate to stay here again!

  • Submitted: Dec 5, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Mark, Thank you so much for your kind review. It was a pleasure working with you and we are thrilled you enjoyed our condo and Sanibel. Please return anytime. Thanks again, Jeff & Gretchen
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5

Great condo and amenities!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay at Loggerhead Cay unit 251! The pool and beach access was convenient and the owners have a ton of amenities that make it even more convenient, like beach chairs, umbrella, toys, and even shelling tools. We didn't have to rent or buy these items which was really nice. The unit itself is clean and comfortable. We loved sitting on the patio at night. Restaurants are a short drive away. It is a very family friendly complex. We would definitely rent this unit all over again. Sanibel was a perfect, relaxing vacation for us and our two daughters (10 and 6). Thanks Jeffrey and Gretchen!!

  • Submitted: Nov 23, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jana, Thank you so much for your kind review. We very much appreciated your visit and welcome you back as our guest any time. Please be safe going home and have a great thanksgiving. Thanks again, Jeffrey and Gretchen
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North Pole
5

Awesome!!! Phenomenal!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our beach condo at Loggerhead Cay! The owners (Gretchen and Jeff Koontz), response time to my e-mails, texts, or phone calls were answered so quickly and efficiently I was in a state of shock! We had a small issue with one of the toilets. A plumber showed up and so did Gretchen just to make sure everything was okay! The condo had everything that we needed from beach towels to linens to pots and pans!! We will most certainly be back! We loved the pool, the lanai which had plenty of beach toys and floats for our grandson, to the very close distance to the beach. We just got home and already can't wait to go back!

  • Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Melanie, You are too much! Thank you very much for your kind review. It is our pleasure to have you as our guests and to ensure you have a great stay. Thanks again, and please let us know when you would like to return. We are happy you had a great trip home. Take care, Gretchen & Jeff
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Fort Myers Airport

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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