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Spectacular Beachfront Condo. Floor to Ceiling Direct Gulf Views! 230D

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,440 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

Direct Gulf-Front Luxury Condominium on the beach with sunrise and sunset views. Spectacular two bedroom, two bath Condominium. Gourmet kitchen with granite counters, wet bar, full-size washer and dryer in the condo, screened lanai, and heated pool. Non-Smoking. No Pets. Saturday to Saturday only. This is the condo if you want view, luxury and comfort!

New: 37' flat screen TV in living room

22' flat screen TV in guest room

26' flat screen TV in master bedroom

Huge master bedroom walk-in closet

New beautiful bathrooms


View information and photos on Website. You will be very pleased with your selection of this light, bright and breezy condominium!

Note - many condos are a rectangle shape offering a narrow view of the water. This condo is a square shape giving maximum water views.

We now own the unit next door to 230D. Are you looking for 2 condo's for a family vacation?

Floor to ceiling views of the beach!: Welcome to Sanibel and Island Beach Club 230D. You will be very pleased with our condo. Not only are we on the waters edge - this condo is light, bright and breezy. Our water views are direct and spectacular!

New - October 2014 - more improvements - all new 20' floor tile, crown molding in living room and master bedroom, all new utility room cabinets, new refrigerator, and new bedroom carpet.

More Details

Member since: 2006
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 28, 2017

About Susie

Picture - Susie, husband David and granddaughters on the beach. We love Sanibel Island. There is so much to do such as shelling, boating, biking, enjoying nature and just relaxing. We purchased our condo in 1993 and many of our guests are repeat. We take the responsibility of providing a wonderful vacation spot seriously. Give us a try. You will be very pleased with our light, bright and breezy direct beachfront condo.

Susie purchased this condo in 1993

Why Susie chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Sanibel is a unique island. Truly a nature lovers sanctuary. Sanibel is wonderful if you are looking for a destination to relax on the beach, enjoy wonderful shopping, 28 miles of bike paths and great restaurants. 2/3 of the island is still undeveloped. If your interest is shelling - Sanibel is rated #3 in the world and #1 in North America.

What makes this condo unique

Great shelling, amazing floor to ceiling water views, condo closest to the beach, large comfortable condo, bike path in front of the complex, covered parking, a super condo in a wonderful location.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We love your condo! We would love to become part of those on your "regulars" list. Truly, this is a jewel box of treasures.
May 2011
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Sanibel Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1440 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , New 2010
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , New 2010
  • Bathroom 2 has new tile walk-in shower with glass doors.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Comfy bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Comfy bed
  • Beds: * King Bed * Twin/Single Bed * Convertible Bed: Queen size sofa bed
  • Books ...
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Raft
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • 4 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Covered parking, elevator, gourmet kitchen with glass top stove, Wi-Fi, direct beach front luxury condo. This exceptional condo was improved...again in October 2014. New floor tile, carpet in bedrooms, crown molding in living room and master bedroom and a new master bedroom closet organizer.

Learn more about this vacation rental at the owner's website:


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(24 traveler reviews)

Spectacular Beachfront Condo. Floor to Ceiling Direct Gulf Views! 230D
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 37 reviews

good value

  • 4 of 5

Condo was exactly as advertised. We did have a problem but the owners responded in person and fixed it quickly. Location is both beachfront and close to the north end of Periwinkle.

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We own 2 fantastic direct view beach condos. They are side by side units in the Island Beach Club complex. This guest did have a valid problem with one of the 2 toilets in the condo. We did respond and tried to fix it. We decided someone must have dropped something in the toilet. As this review said we personally went to the condo to fix the problem. There were 2 guests and 2 bathrooms. One toilet was a problem which we attempted to fix as soon as we knew of the problem. This is our first review that is not 5 star. It is disappointing since we made every attempt to fix the problem. Note - this happened in our 220 unit and not this 230 unit. Another interesting note - The January 7th week was only available due to a cancellation. It was even rented at a reduced rate. Except for this 4 star review every other review for both condos are 5 star and most of our guests are repeat. Susie
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Great Time

  • 5 of 5

Well I am writing the review on the condo lanai enjoying the sunrise. Great place with amazing views. They have all the beach equipment you could need and it is so easy to get to the beach. The web pictures very accurately describe this place. This condo location is primo in Sanibel. You can't get any closer to the water. Finally, Susie is wonderful! Time to go home...until next time.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so fortunate to have such amazing guests that appreciate our condo. We do hope this family returns soon. Susie
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Beautiful Condo - Great Vacation Experience

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely condo that met and exceeded all expectations. The condo was super clean, well equipped (we just needed to show up) and was exactly as promoted. The owners were so warm and kind at each step along the way and we truly felt like we were staying at a friend's condo vs it being a rental experience. We have told so many of our friends about it and simply cannot wait to go back again. This is 110% the full beach experience from the moment you wake up and hear and see the ocean to full days on the beach playing with all the beach toys from the storage room and collecting beautiful sea shells. Truly, pack your clothes, a good book and be ready to start relaxing immediately. This unit does not disappoint. THANK YOU for a wonderful 2016 vacation!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: This was a neat family. It was a joy to have them in our condo. We want each guest to love their stay and hearing from them is very satisfying! They sent a great picture of their daughter. We are so happy that they truly enjoyed their stay! Susie
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Beautiful place

  • 5 of 5

This is a very beautiful, updated and well maintained condo, as close to the water as one could get. Our stay exceeded our expectations and we plan to return.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful Stay in Paradise

  • 5 of 5

The condo was everything that we expected and more ! It was well equipped , very clean and truly beautiful. The location could not be surpassed . As one of our tin 9 year old granddaughters said during our stay..." Another Day in Paradise " It truly was a fantastic vacation spot and Susie enhanced the vacation with her suggestions for meals and things to see and do.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We advertise white glove treatment for our guests. Some have been to Sanibel but for many it is a first visit. We live on Sanibel and can give suggestions for things to do and restaurant tips. Many want to know...where do the locals go? I am always available by text, phone or email to do what we can to insure our guest has a wonderful visit to Sanibel. Thanks to this guest for a 5 star review! Susie
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  • 5 of 5

Susie, your home could not have been more perfect for our vacation! From the incredible view and close proximity to the beach, to the furnishings and very complete appointments, it was the nicest propert we have ever rented. I appreciated your attention to detail in all aspects of the property. We also enjoyed all of the beach furniture, umbrellas and other beach "toys" that were included for our enjoyment. The covered parking was a nice bonus!

We have a parrot that we missed while we were away, so we spent a lot of time at Jerry's making friends with all of the parrots there!

It was a great vacation! Your home and Sanibel Island are terrific!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow...our guests truly enjoyed our beach condo. We always enjoy hearing from a guest and know they had a great time. We purchased this condo 23 years ago and it is still our goal to provide an amazing Sanibel experience. Many guests comment they walk up and down the beach and confirm ours is the closest to the beach. Our guests are special and we appreciate them. Susie
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Billy's Rentals
"These folks drop off and deliver bikes to the condo."
Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife
"They take excellent care of the injured animals."
J. N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge
"Visitors from all over the world come to Ding Darling."
Gramma Dot's Seaside Saloon
"The food is excellent at Gramma Dot's. "
Lighthouse Cafe
"The locals enjoy breakfast at the Lighthouse Cafe."
Baileys True Value Genrl Store
"For groceries and every day items - try Baileys general store."
Tarpon Bay Explorers
"These folks have an excellent reputation."
Periwinkle Place
"The most beautiful shopping center on the island. They have a child's playground in the fron..."
Green Flash
"Excellent waterfront dining. "
Pinocchio's Original Italian Ice Cream
"Wonderful ice cream. "
Thistle Lodge Restaurant
"Pricey but lovely waterfront dining. "
Sweet Melissa's Cafe
"Pricey but wonderful with excellent service. "
Sanibel Public Library
"A must stop. "
Sanibel Cafe
"A lovely spot for breakfast or lunch. Breakfast is our favorite. "
Jerry's Foods
"The grocery delivers if you wish. They have a no frills restaurant that is excellent. The ..."
Nearest Airport
22 Miles
Fort Myers Airport
Nearest Beach
Our condo is directly on the Sanibel Island beach
Car: recommended

Island Beach Club 230D, 2265 West Gulf Drive, Sanibel Island, Central Gulf Coast, Florida, USA

Other Activities: boating, wildlife viewing, health/beauty spa, shuffleboard, shopping, kayaking, shelling, biking

Golf: Beachview

The Dunes


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
Mar 25 2017 - Mar 31 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 7 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
April 8-April 22
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 21 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
April 22-May 6
Apr 22 2017 - May 5 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
May 6-May 27
May 6 2017 - May 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
May 27-August 12
May 27 2017 - Aug 11 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
August 12-September 22
Aug 12 2017 - Sep 22 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
fall 2017
Sep 23 2017 - Dec 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
December 2017
Dec 2 2017 - Dec 22 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Holiday 2017
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
January 2018
Jan 6 2018 - Jan 26 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Season 2018
Jan 27 2018 - Mar 30 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Easter 2018
Mar 31 2018 - Apr 6 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 11.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Saturday to Saturday only.

Cancellation policy - Full refund less $50. when cancellation is received 90 days before arrival date.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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