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Sanibel Island Gulf Front Ground Floor Condo - Remodel 9/17, pet, pool & tennis

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,250 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms +Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths (Sleeps 6) + queen inflatable mattress

Sanibel Island has been consistently ranked in the top 10 beaches in North America. Arthur Frommer's a well respected vacation destination expert, recently named Sanibel Island his # 1 vacation destination in the world. Sanibel Island has sand so fine that it feels like flour between your toes and boasts some of the best shelling in the world. It is very tropical, non-commercial, clean, friendly and has a huge appreciation of wildlife and the arts. Frequent vacation destination for Europeans.

You can enjoy the island using over 30 miles of bike paths. It has good fishing, boating and many delicious restaurants on the Island. Great relaxing destination from the big city life.

Loggerhead Cay # 151 is a ground floor, Gulf front condominium located near where the causeway ends up at the Gulf of Mexico. The complex prides itself with its beautiful landscaping and is located at the east end of the island, not far from the fishing pier and lighthouse. It is within easy driving distance to excellent restaurants, recreational activities and shopping. ALSO CHECKOUT LISTING # 268045 WHICH IS A GULF FRONT 3 BEDROOM TOWNHOME

Loggerhead Cay is ideal for families with children, as it offers many entertaining activities for children, such as: large heated swimming pool, tennis courts, shuffle board courts and a recreation facility complete with kitchen and B-B-Q gas grills. The facility can be reserved at the Loggerhead Cay office for large group get togethers, such as family reunions.

As you enter the condominium, you experience the spacious open kitchen, dining room and living area that is furnished with island appeal. Guests enjoy an unobstructed view of the Gulf of Mexico.

The condominium has two bedrooms, large closets and two full bathrooms. It has a king sized bed, two twin beds and a queen sized hide-a-bed. The master bedroom and living areas face the Gulf of Mexico where you can hear the sounds of the surf and enjoy the beautiful view of the Gulf of Mexico.

For your convenience, we have free long distance, HDTV, HBO and Show Time, DVD Blue Ray, and high-speed internet/WiFi at no cost to you. We all love our pets, so we welcome your pet with a $250 non-refundable pet fee. The property sleeps 6 people comfortably and was updated in 2015/2017. I spent over $95,000 to update it, both bathrooms were updated (5/2017) with new tile, new bath tub shower enclosures, fixtures/faucets, beveled glass mirrors, tile planks in the bedrooms/bathrooms. New granite countertops/sinks and new windows and sliding glass doors with high impact hurricane glass and tile planks in the living room, dining room, kitchen and lanai. The tile planks look like hardwood floors, brand new sofa/hide-a-bed with an extra thick 8" mattress and love seat (July, 2016), new chair and ottoman Oct., 2016, all of the wicker furniture in the dining room a bar stools were painted and were reupholstered (Dec., 2016), new heating/AC system, new kitchen, new hot water heater, new washer and dryer, new refrigerator, new dishwasher, new living room furniture, new beds, new carpet, new linai furniture, and three flat screen TV's/DVD players in the living room and both bedrooms. The living room has a new 50" flat screen TV (5/2016) HDTV and HBO and SHOWTIME movie channels at no cost. The kitchen is well equipped with a Keurig and regular coffee maker, crock pot and blender.

More Details

Jim Heckert
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2018

About Jim Heckert

I live in Dallas, Texas. I’ve had a successful career in the automotive industry. I’ve lived in 14 different cities. I’m currently President of DFW Business Advisors and VP of New Business Development with Corporate Rain International in Dallas, Texas.

Jim Heckert purchased this condo in 1991

Why Jim Heckert chose Sanibel

Sanibel Island has been consistently ranked the top 10 beaches in North America. Sanibel Island has sand so fine that it feels like flour between your toes and boasts some of the best shelling in the world. It is very tropical, non-commercial, clean, friendly, and has a huge appreciation of wildlife and the arts. Frequently vacation destination for Europeans.

Guestbook comments from the owner


We had a great vacation in Sanibel. We were blessed with great weather and fishing the entire trip. 151 was a great location with a beautiful view of the gulf, even from the first floor. Being on the first floor made it convenient for us to come and go to the beach or pool. I think your building is the best in loggerhead. We were very happy with the cleanliness and level of comfort inside of your condo. We slept great every night on the nice mattresses.

We appreciate the opportunity to have stayed at your place!

Jun 2013
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Sanibel Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Completely remodeled in May, 2017 with new sinks, granite counter tops, bath tub decorative tile, shower enclosures and fixtures
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Other - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen sofabed
  • All beds are new
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • VCR ...
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Walkway to Water
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • 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
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • ski privileges optional
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Remodeled recreational center with full kitchen. Onsite management. Free Long Distance. Minimum Age Limit for Renters: 25 years old Pet Friendly: We all love our pets. We welcome one pet with a non-refundable fee of $250. 25 pound weight limit. Advise owner what bread of dog.


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Sanibel Island Gulf Front Ground Floor Condo - Remodel 9/17, pet, pool & tennis
average rating of 4.8444443 based on 66 reviews

Beautiful and well appointed condo! Our friends and my husband love the view

  • 5 of 5

Well stocked kitchen, comfortable furnishings. Comfy beds.

  • Submitted: Apr 7, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Loved it

  • 5 of 5

Clean, good location to beach with a view. Short minute walk to beach. Beach, bath towels, hair dryer, all kitchen tools, pots and pans, dishes and silverware and flat screens included. Just bring yourself and clothes to enjoy

  • Submitted: Mar 10, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful updated condo in great location

  • 5 of 5

We were pleasantly surprised by this great condo in a beautiful location on Sanibel Island (our favorite place in the world!) We have been vacationing on the island for 35 years and this is one of the best condos we’ve stayed in. The owner was great to work with too. Newly renovated- esp loved the updated bathrooms. The location in Loggerhead Cay is great- looks out on the manicured lawn and the beach beyond. The first floor is perfect if you have a pet. Rooms are spacious and the separate 2nd bedroom and bath can have their own exit door too. Hoping to return to this condo next year too!

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Loggerhead Cay Unit 151 is the perfect spot - gulf view and sunrise from the lanai, very short walk to the beach, close to pool, easy in and out from this ground floor unit and the complex allows for an easy exit off the island. Kind of a hike to the grills though. The unit is spacious and updated, lots of cooking and kitchen gear (not that we ate in very much!). Very comfortable bedding. The owner was very attentive and helpful, and the management company was very responsive.

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location

  • 4 of 5

Loggerhead Cay Unit 151 is a great unit especially if you have a dog. The first floor unit makes it so easy to take your dog out to the beach and there is an open area in front of the unit you can play. It has a nice view of the ocean. The unit has had some updates with nice plank tile floors. The kitchen is equipped for cooking and there are gas grills but you have to walk to them. I would not hesitate to stay here again with my dog because it is very confident. I am very grateful the owner and the property are willing to be pet friendly. There are not a lot of choices for pet owners to choose from. But this unit at Loggerhead Cay is perfect for you and your dog to stay while visiting Sanibel.

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great condo in a great location!

  • 5 of 5

Jim's condo is a great choice while staying on Sanibel... clean, nice updates, roomy, comfortable beds, great a/c. We definitely enjoyed having the Keurig coffee maker and having an in-unit washer/dryer was helpful. The bed linens and towels are updated and nice as well. The unit is ground-floor and the assigned parking spot is in a good location. Jim and the property management company (Sanibel Holiday) were attentive and demonstrated that they cared that we had a good experience.

Loggerhead Cay is in a great location and is a very well maintained property. The pool is refreshing and the lawns are beautiful.

Sanibel is great for those who enjoy biking, hiking, fishing, anything outdoors. The $5 wildlife loop in Ding Darling Wildlife Refuge is worthwhile, especially early in the morning or late in the afternoon. We saw lots of birds, jumping mullet, and red mangrove tree crabs. Didn't see any gators or snakes, but that was ok with us! The CROW wildlife rehabilitation center was a nice indoor experience for a respite from the heat. The $12 visitor center entrance fee is worth it for the work they do there. Take in one of the wildlife talks, highlighting a current wildlife ambassador; we met Shelldon, a very charming gopher tortoise. They also offer nature/wildlife walks for an additional fee.

Our favorite dining experiences were at Trader's, Island Cow, and Matzaluna's. Definitely visit Joey's Custard for delicious ice cream and a great chat. Both Jerry's and Bailey's grocery stores have everything you'll need on island.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Other Activities: Shopping, biking, great restaurants, kayaking, racquetball, mini golf, basketball, boating, fishing, wildlife viewing.




Additional information about rental rates

Linens $50 + Tax
Mgmt Booking Fee $35 + Tax
Pet Fee $250 + Tax
Damage Protection $89 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Cancellation Policy: $85 cancellation fee paid to my Management Company if cancelled outside of 60 Days from the guests arrival with deposit being refunded. Inside of 60 days of the guest arrival date, it depends if the condo get rented and for how much. If it is rented for the same amount, the deposit will be refunded minus the $85 cancellation fee that my Management Company charges. If it is rented at a lower rate, than the refunded deposit will be the difference between the original rate and the discounted rate minus the $85 cancellation fee.

This is a pet friendly condominium with a $250 non-refundable fee.

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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