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Stunning Waterfront Pool Home with Boat Lift and Dock

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,700 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bed/3 ba Beach House- Heated Caribbean Blue Stone Pool & Boat Dock

Come, Relax and Enjoy you own PRIVATE Retreat in Paradise!

Soak up the sun at the pool, or BBQ your days catch on the pool deck. Bring your boat, or have our concierge teach you the island boating....

This STUNNING custom designed home features soaring ceilings and full walls of glass open to the lush tropical surroundings. This gorgeous beach house was selected by HGTV for their BEACH HOUSE edition. Five star rated home welcomes you with it's comfortable amenities and prime location! ( Please DO take a moment to read our reviews from past guests!)

Bring your sweetie for a romantic get away or bring the extended family for an unforgettable vacation! One thing for sure, is you will want to come back!

-Four bikes are included with your rental at no additional charge

-Three bedrooms each with their own bathrooms

-Walk in or out shower to the main deck/ pool area

-Optional locking safety gate for kids

-Master bedroom has marble walk in shower, separate toilet compartment, private balcony dual vanities, and TWO large mirrored walk in closets.

-Spacious Living Area with wood burning fireplace, four glass stacking sliding doors, soaring ceilings, and screened outdoor seating area.

-Dining area with plenty of additional seating

-Very nicely stocked open kitchen if you are a cook - you will have everything you need -- even for a holiday spread.

This home comes with all of your linens, including beach towels, etc. Linens are high quality cotton, not the industrial linens you will find in most beach rentals.

We are happy to provide private chef, boat captain, or daily massage therapist, daily maid service, etc for additional charge if you give us notice.

Read a book, play games or mix a batch of margaritas at your private Tiki Bar.

Private master suite located upstairs with private sundeck; two guest rooms are located on the first level.

This Ft. Myers Beach home is a rare find with the private Caribbean pool, boat lift, and short walk to the beach. It is one of a handful of homes that have achieved the highest ratings by rental agencies. We are confident you will enjoy a relaxed vacation in the SeaCrest Home.

More Details

Property Manager
SeaCrest Rentals
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

About SeaCrest Rentals

Hi! My name is Susan. I grew up in Mount Prospect Illinois and attended Prospect High School. Later I attended Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin where I studied bio-medical engineering... but not for long! I ended up graduating with a bouquet of credits -- that somehow melded into a BSBA in Marketing and Psychology. During my senior year I was visiting home and happened to meet a wonderful man from the West of Ireland. He had come to Chicago to see where he had been born. Tom was born in Chicago but moved to County Mayo, Ireland when he was two years old.

Long story short, that Irish accent melted my heart, and we have been married for over 25 years now. We have two lovely children and two dogs --

Our fist born is Sarah. She attends Indiana University studying Psychology and Business. Our son, Michael, is 18 now and entering his senior year of high school where he is breaking hearts, playing football as well as tennis. He has not yet decided on a college, but is getting both nervous and excited to leave the nest.

Lili is our 3 year old Maltipoo, and Whinnie is our 6 year old Shnoodle.

We bought The SeaCrest Home in 2004 because we loved all the windows, the high ceilings and the lush surroundings. We added the back lanai, sundeck, pool, and tiki bar area. Being on the water and having the opportunity to jump right on your boat in the backyard is a fabulous benefit - jet skis are fun too!

We really liked that the road was a dead end road, quiet and serene retreat--

Over the years we have had the privilege of meeting so many wonderful guests that now feel like family. We truly look forward to your arrival, and are proud to share our little piece of heaven with all of you - proud that our home is your home away from home.

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for touching our lives and our family and making this place so special.

Wishing God's Blessings upon you and yours,

Susan

SeaCrest Rentals purchased this house in 2004

Why SeaCrest Rentals chose Mid Island

location, location, location! Pool! Beach! Boat Dock - Tiki Area

What makes this house unique

Custom beach home with high ceilings, professionally decorated, salt water pool, 300 yards to the beach -- bikes included!

Guestbook comments from the manager

Hello(actually, unfortunately goodbye) from the V's.



Needless to say, we owe you a huge thank you because this house was fantastic, times a million. Perfect place to hang at the pool and a really nice walk to the beach.



There were six of us and it was still very spacious!



Enjoy your stay. Thanks!
Mar 2013
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Map

Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Outrigger
Car: not necessary

Come, relax, soak up the sun in this architect custom designed home. Soaring fourteen foot ceilings and full walls of glass open to the lush tropical surroundings. Freshly updated carpeting, new bathrooms, new furnishings! This 'gold' rated home welcomes you with it's neutral nautical decor. Just ten homes from the beach this three bedroom, three bathroom home is ideally located mid island. Enjoy watching the dolphins swim in the canal. Bask in the sun on one of the private sun decks. Private master suite located upstairs with sundeck overlooking pool. Two bedrooms are located on the first level.

This Ft. Myers Beach home is a rare find with the private pool, dock, and beach a quick walk from the home. It is one of a handful of homes that have achieved the highest ratings by rental agencies. We are confident you will enjoy your vacation in this relaxing private pool home

Other Activities: Beachcombing, jet skiing, deep sea fishing, yachting, canoeing

Amenities

Mid Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • No early check in unless prior written authorization is obtained for additional fee
  • Quiet hours after sunset out of respect for our neighbors
  • Please treat our home as your would your home -- furniture and furnishings are to be left as you found them. Please report any accidental damage ASAP
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone ...
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , shower , Marble walk in shower with dressing area -- separate toilet
    Guest Room #1 Bathroom - toilet , shower , outdoor shower , Indoor /Outdoor shower combo - with outside door
    Guest Bathroom #2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
  • All Bathrooms are marble with glass enclosures
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Guest Room #1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Sleeper sofa is located in living area
    Master Bedroom - 1 king , Additional queen sized EZ bed or crib will easily fit
    Guest Room #2 - 4 twin/ single , two twin beds and two twin size trundle beds
  • There are three spacious bedrooms featuring luxury linens and premium bedding. There are three full bathrooms, one of which can be directly accessed from the pool area. All bedrooms have TV, DVD, phones, alarm clocks, blow dryers dressers and ceiling fans. The master bedroom has a king size bed, double vanities, and two spacious walk in closets. Guest room #1 has a queen size bed and sliding glass doors to the deck. Guest room #2 has two twin beds, with two additional twin sized trundle beds. -Each bedroom has it's own bathroom -There is an additional sleeper sofa in the living area -As well as an additional queen sized EZ bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 bicycles
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 8 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Daily maid service, private chef, boat captain, private sails, in home massage, concierge, grocery pre stocking services are all available by request at additional charge. Please give us enough notice to arrange these services for you! We would be delighted to assist making your vacation THE BEST you have ever experienced. Golf Club and private club services also available as well as VIP services. Several state parks nearby including the famous Lover's Key skatepark with kayaking, boat launches, hiking, fishing, etc. Nude beach for those who would like to partake Nearby Gym and community pool with kiddie pools, waterfalls, lap pool and water aerobics is available for a nominal charge

Reviews

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Stunning Waterfront Pool Home with Boat Lift and Dock
average rating of 4.775 based on 42 reviews
5

Awesome stay highly recommended. Great location

  • 5 of 5

Everything you need. Location, beach, pool, beautiful house can't ask for anything more!

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for being our guest at the Stunning SeaCrest Home! So glad you enjoyed your first stay with us - we hope you will enjoy making many more memories here in the future. We look forward to your next visit in March! Thank you for booking with us again ;) Susan
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Great place we would stay there again!

  • 4 of 5

Overall we had a great stay. We had more than enough room for the 8 of us that stayed. It was close to the beach and the additional bikes were a plus for the kids.

  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Really nice!

  • 5 of 5

This house was everything we could have wanted. Plenty of room, all the amenities of Home. The swimming pool was very nice and a very quiet neighborhood. The added extras of pool floats, beach chairs, cooler and the bicycles made our trip so much better too. Didn’t have to buy any extras.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Marcia- It was a pleasure to have your family as our guests. Delighted that you were able to enjoy the home, pool, beach - even get out on the water with the boat! We hope to have your family back again for next year's baseball tournament! Thank you so much for taking the time to review our beach home! Warm regards- Susan Moran
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5

Nailed it!

  • 5 of 5

Where do I start? I'm not going to list my negatives because they were so insignificant and the positives far outweigh anything that went wrong with this stay - and that has never happened. This property was ideal from the minute we walked in to the second we reluctantly pulled away for home. There is enough private space in each room for quiet time - even with two basset hounds - and whomever designed this pool - standing ovation. The decor is tasteful and current without ANY kitsch - which I enjoyed. Also the flooring is easy to keep up after a beach or pool day. Aside from all of that - the beach is a bike ride away and we rode out quite a few times including twice in the rain and my husband hasn't ridden a bike since he was a teenager - that's how awesome that ride is. Lastly so convenient to Publix and the best little hole in the wall restaurant called the Sandbar. Can you tell we loved our trip? Perfect spot to celebrate two years of mostly wedded bliss...already planning our return visit. Big THANK YOU to Susan who couldn't have been more of a pleasure to work with. Every second, 10+.

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Awh! Thank you SO much Natalie! Wow - I think I will never forget your wedding anniversary date!!! LOL. I am SO GLAD that you both decided to come down to the beach, even immediately after the hurricane! And, I am so happy that you both had such a good time -- AND were able to extend for those couple of days! I absolutely LOVED having you both ( well, all with the pups!). I really enjoyed getting to know you through our conversations -- I look forward to meeting you next time you come down to the beach! Again, thank you for taking the time out of your busy life to write such an honest review -- and your patience with the Internet hiccup -- XOXO, Susan
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5

Vacation in paradise

  • 5 of 5

This house is perfect, just a few minutes walk and you are on an amazing white sandy beach, everything you need for the beach is supplied, towels, beach gazebo, chairs, beach trolley to wheel it all there and a large ice box.

The house is in a perfect location and the pool gets sun nearly all day long, but there's also shade round the pool if you need it. Having your own pool is fab and it's a perfect place to relax either all day or after a day at the beach. The are loads of chairs around the pool and a wonderful large parasol to partially shade a piece of the pool from the sun.

We see turtles in the canal and even a raccoon, plenty of fish and some pretty birds too.

We rented this for 3 of us and it was very spacious indeed and could easily accommodate 2 families.

Susan was exceptional, the booking process was such a breeze and she is so helpful.

I would not hesitate to recommend this house! So book whilst your dates are free and I'm sure you won't regret it.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Debbie: Thank you SO much for taking the time to share your vacation experience at the SeaCrest Home! I am just so glad that you were able to relax and enjoy your time at the beach. I am pleased that you all enjoyed our home as much as we do :) We would love to have you back again someday. Again, thank you for taking the time to review the SeaCrest Home -- I think when folks are looking on the Internet, it is so reassuring to be able to read unbiased reviews. So, Thank you! Susan
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5

Great Place!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I were looking for a place for three weeks this summer for ourselves and our two boys (12 and 14). I was a bit nervous about it because we could only go by the pictures and we were also new to the Fort Myers area.

This home did NOT disappoint at all! In fact, I actually found the home better than the beautiful pictures online. Just as advertised, the home is a 300 yard (or 5 minute walk) to the beach. The beautiful beach, fantastic pool, and the lovely, clean home was just what we were hoping for.

And I cannot say enough about Susan (property management). She ensured our stay was enjoyable and made herself available if anything was needed.

No trickery with this home... Full five stars. It's a winner and is extremely well managed!

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Brian! YOU get five star review! Thank you so much for staying with us at the SeaCrest Home. It was honestly a privilege to get to know you and your family during your stay. And, so kind of you to think of us during the hurricanes. We were so fortunate to have dodged that bullet! I am so glad that you did enjoy the beach, and especially that the kids got to relax and have some nice family time. I really do hope that you come back again some day!!! Thank you for the kind review! Warm regards, Susan Moran Owner SeaCrest Rentals
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $300 + Tax
Damage waiver $89 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $250 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

If Tenant cancels reservation,funds received will be refunded ONLY IF premises are re-rented by Owner for the reservation period,at the same rate and terms.Tenant will be refunded deposit paid less 10% of the total amount due for the lease.

Damage waiver $89 covers up to $5000 in damage protection.

Small dogs welcome with PRIOR WRITTEN approval. Additional pet clean fee of $250 will be added.
Signed rental agreement is available as a PDF to sign, print and return. It can be scanned and emailed to susan@fmb-rentals, or sent via US Post to SeaCrest Rentals, PO Box 1045, Crystal Lake, IL 60039.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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