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August-September SPECIALS Fabulous home, great location, Golfcart bicycle option

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms5
Half Baths1
Space 4,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 4 Bedrooms + Den, 5.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10)

With nearly 4000 square feet of living space this just completed luxury home has plenty of 'Island Living' space for everyone.

The large wrap around decks and the 4th level 'Crows Nest', with a 360* view of the island,are just some of the bonuses to this fabulous home. Bayfront views of the intra coastal waterway are endless! Rise early for breathtaking sunrises or relax and watch the boats cruise by!

The 4+ bedrooms are spacious,comfy,and all feature custom heavenly beds. All bedrooms have LCD TV's with cable, private bathrooms and access to the outside decks with awesome views.

A beautiful open floor plan makes a great space for the living room with a fireplace, dining area, and a large beautiful modern kitchen with a wrap around breakfast bar for entertainment.

Open the doors to the lanai and dine or relax overlooking the large patio area with a heated pool and spa. All screen enclosed for beautiful year-round enjoyment. Sun, swim, dine or relax in this great space.

The large recreation room off of the pool area features a LCD TV with cable, a 12 foot shuffleboard table, a foosball table, a bar area with seating, a queen sleeper sofa, and a large full bath. An elevator services all floors for your convenience.

Beautifully landscaped and decorated with a lot of love by the owners, Lazy Palm is perfectly located in the 'Village Area'. You are truly a block from everything. The beach, shopping, dining, waters ports, a gym and more, but on a quiet little street with views of the bay and only a 5-6 minute walk to the beach!

Lazy Palm has everything you could want for the perfect island vacation!!

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More Details

Owner
Kathy Biggs
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 18, 2017

About Kathy Biggs

I now live in Pigeon Forge Tn. but grew up in the Fort Myers area and have always loved Capitiva. This is like home to me. Weekends as a child were always spent boating to this island with my family. I eventually want to retire in this home so when I decided to build in 2007 I put in all the special features desired in a private home. I hope you enjoy my home as I do!!

Kathy Biggs purchased this house in 2009

Why Kathy Biggs chose Florida

I chose this location because of it's beautiful and private beaches. Captiva is also known as the #1 shelling beach in North America and I am a 'Shell Lover'. I spent many weekends with my family on this island.

What makes this house unique

You can enjoy a tranquil setting in the 2 & 1/2 story screened in Pool enclosure with a waterfall heated spa. The pool deck is large and has both shaded and sun areas for everyone. The entire first floor is a gameroom with a 12 foot shuffleboard table, foosball table, bar area, family room with large screen LCD television and DVD player, and a full bath. There are also 3 levels of decks offering both shaded and sunbathing areas and even a rooftop sundeck for the ultimate water view.

Amenities

Captiva House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 11 people
Bathrooms:
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , spacious, private full bath, cable tv
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , spacious, main level, deck access, private bath
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon , this room also has a full bath and is off of the pool area
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , spacious, cable tv, private full lbath, deck access
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , fabulous master suite, cable tv ,deck and crows nest acces
  • King size beds (2) custom heavenly bed., Queen size Beds (1) custom heavenly bed, Twin or Single Beds (2) custom heavenly beds, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
This is a fabulous home in a great location with a lot of amenities. The golf cart and bicycles have been a real hit!

Reviews

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(24 traveler reviews)

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August-September SPECIALS Fabulous home, great location, Golfcart bicycle option
average rating of 4.9583335 based on 24 reviews
5

Most awesome house with all the amenities!

  • 5 of 5

I spent a week at Lazy Palm doing a girls getaway. Lovely large home thats within walking or golf cart distance to the beach, shopping, restaurants. It's a house that feels like a home. Great room style which is my favorite, large kitchen, dining & living room all together. Each bedroom has it's own bath & has an elevator for some of us that can't do stairs daily. Large screened pool & hot tub that we used daily after the beach so refreshing. Has screened porches at the main level & down by the pool. We loved they also had a ping pong table I hadn't played since I was a kid along with foose ball. We cooked, played games, swam, rode bikes & had the time of our lives. I highly recommend this home if you want to get away & enjoy whatever your heart desires. Whether it be staying in or going out. We booking it for next year. Captiva & this home is the best place to get away from wherever you're from.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Micanopy FL
5

The Ultimate Captiva Vacation Destination

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautifully designed home for a wonderful getaway on Captiva. It has all the comforts of a luxury custom home, a 5 Star hotel, and a private beach resort.

I absolutely love coming here with the group of girls I've know since childhood. It is the perfect place for our annual 'Island Sisters' week-long getaway. Two of the outstanding, and much appreciated, features are the elevator and the cat-walk on the roof. The highlights of my stay are watching the sunrises, sunsets, and spectacular moon rises from the catwalk.

This is a vacation destination that you will want to return to year after year.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for visiting Lazy Palm. I am happy that the home meets all of your needs and I hope you will continue to have your reunion at Lazy Palm.
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Cincinnati. Ohio
5

debbie.scott4@yahoo.com

  • 5 of 5

Dream come true. Stayed in this unbelievable home. It has everything you can think of. It was truly heaven on earth. The elevator made it possible for me to go and stay there, there's no way I can do steps. The home, beach and all the local bars are so welcoming. This is so much better then getting 5 hotel rooms where they have nothing you need and you can't even find a place to set on the beach. If you stay here it has everything and there's room for 10 to sleep, party and enjoy the pool.this has to be the best place I've ever been on vacation. Can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Atlanta, GA
5

Trip of a Lifetime

  • 5 of 5

We rented this magnificent home for our girl’s getaway reunion week. We were looking for a home that was spacious enough to accommodate all of us women but it also had to have plenty of bathrooms! This home certainly exceeded our expectations! All the bedrooms had private baths (5) and there was another half bath on the 2nd floor. It was equipped with an elevator which was wonderful to bring up our luggage and groceries (which certainly saved our backs and knees). One of my favorite parts of the house was the crow’s nest on the roof. We would watch the beautiful Captiva sunsets at night and bring our coffee up with us in the morning for the amazing sunrises. There are golf carts and bikes so you can go shopping, ride across the street to the beach or go to dinner. You can operate the golf carts on the roads in this area of Captiva. We only drove our cars one night during the entire week and that was to go to Sanibel for dinner. If we weren’t at the beach sunning and shelling, we were at the house pool and spa swimming and relaxing. We are already planning our next trip in September and would not stay anywhere else nor are we interested in looking anywhere else. Everything was just perfect! The home is magnificent!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Dover fl
5

Recapturing our Youth

  • 5 of 5

This amazing home was the site of our reunion . Some of us girls had been apart for over thirty years. This home provided us tons of space and privacy yet at the same time the intimacy we all needed! Absolutely a amazing space beautifully decorated every need anticipated. Not doing well with stairs the elevator literally made my vacation I could save myself for beach walking. The game room and pool area was our hang out and the upstairs porch morning coffee and late night girl chat. So much room to play games or just walk around. Being older my bed is so important well don't worry I wanted to take theirs home with me if that tells you anything! Location was perfect growing up in the area and living there forty odd I know. It's on a quiet street yet seconds from all the happenings and golf carts come with! It was perfect just glorious and we are doing it again the year!! Counting the days to spend a fabulous girlfriend week at the Lazy Palm.

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Palm City, Florida
5

Thanksgiving in Captiva

  • 5 of 5

This was just perfect for our family. Our two daughters and their husbands flew into Ft. Myers from Dallas along with our little grandson. Each couple had a bedroom with a private bath and our grandson also had his own room. My husband and I live on the east coast of Florida so met everyone at the house. The kitchen had everything we needed to cook a perfect Thanksgiving dinner. We rented the golf cart which made transportation to the beach so easy. The home was immaculate. Also decorated perfectly. The downstairs game room gave us so much to do playing shuffle board and ping pong while our little one slept. Pool was warm and inviting, Walkng to the Bubble room, Mucky Duck, and other restaurants was no more than five minutes. Did a dolphin boat tour out of South Seas Plantation and even before we left the dock there was a dolphin playing in the marina. The beach, which was no more than a five minute walk away was family friendly. The home also offered all the beach chairs, pails and shovels, umbrellas, beach towels you could possibly need. We are all daydreaming about coming back next year if our schedules can be coordinated. Cannot say enough about this lovely home. Oh! Just remembered.....there is an elevator which we thought we would never use but it made getting our suitcases, groceries and ourselves up and down the three plus flights perfect. And to top it all off, ther is a lovely crows nest off the master bedroom on the fourth floor which is a wonderful place to enjoy your morning coffee or stargaze.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am so glad that Lazy Palm helped make your say in Captiva great. I really strive to keep Lazy Palm a fabulous place. I hope you will visit again . There is no place like Captiva.
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Car: recommended

Captiva is a beautiful quaint island and small village. There are no high rises and the beaches are fabulous and uncrowded. The wild life is awesome with dolphins, manatee, turtles, and birds. We are located so that you can walk every where or enjoy our optional golf cart. Shelling is some of the best any where.

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Rates & Availability

Captiva House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
late spring summer
Apr 22 2017 - Sep 1 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
Fall
Sep 2 2017 - Nov 17 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$4,895
 
 
Pre-Christmas
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 22 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
Christmas/New Years
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
$5,895
 
 
january 2018
Jan 7 2018 - Jan 27 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$4,795
 
 
February
Jan 28 2018 - Feb 23 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$5,495
 
 
Early Spring
Feb 24 2018 - Apr 20 2018
7 night minimum stay
$5,895
 
 
Late Spring Summer
Apr 21 2018 - Aug 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
September
Sep 1 2018 - Sep 28 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,995
 
 
Fall
Sep 29 2018 - Nov 16 2018
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 17 2018 - Nov 23 2018
7 night minimum stay
$4,895
 
 
Winter
Nov 24 2018 - Dec 21 2018
7 night minimum stay
$3,995
 
 
Christmas
Dec 22 2018 - Dec 29 2018
7 night minimum stay
$5,895
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Tax Rate 10.0%

**Rates include cleaning, linens, and towel fees!

*GOLF CART AND BIKES AVAILABLE FOR ONLY $300.00/WEEK!!

*Payments Accepted by Check by Mail

**Must Pay $500 Deposit to Confirm Reservation, Remain Balance due 60 days Prior to Arrival Date.

Cancellation Policy: 60 Days for Full Refund of Deposit

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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