WATERFRONT-LESS THAN 1 MILE TO BEACH - SOUTHERN EXPOSURE-GULF ACCESS - Vanderbilt Beach voted Most Relaxing Beaches and in Coastal Living, voted for Happiest SeasideTowns. Naples is one of US cities with the best dining options and golf destination.
This sun filled home has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. It is located within a mile of Vanderbilt Beach, The Ritz Carlton. The Mercato, a very popular shopping and dining center is located 1.25 miles from the rental. All appliances, AC, pool equipment, hot water tank replaced within the last 5 years. The home has a large lanai (450 sq. ft.) with a flat screen TV. The living room (smart tv w/digital cable) and master bedroom have large flat screen TVs as well. Kitchen was renovated April 2014 with new cabinets, stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. Living room, kitchen and two bedrooms have views and access to pool area & canal. Take the beach chairs and sunbathe on the clean white sandy beaches, and enjoy the world class shopping and restaurants located within a few miles.
Take your boat out to fish in the Gulf or fish right off the dock. Bring or rent jet skis, paddle boards and kayaks and explore the Gulf of Mexico, estuaries and backwaters. Play tennis at Pelican Bay Community Park located on Vanderbilt Beach Rd. approx. 3/4 mi. from our home.
A short 10-15 min. walk will take you to Vanderbilt Beach, one of the world's & the country's finest. While you're there, enjoy the white, sandy beaches and famous, beachfront restaurants. Take a short bike ride to another one of the country's best beaches, Delnor-Wiggins Pass Beach State Park, a quiet, natural and serene beach. The home includes a State Park Pass allowing for free entrrance to Delnor-Wiggins, savings of $2 per individual or $6 per car (as of 2010)..
Within 1 mile from our home, you will find world renowned restaurants, for example: The Grill at The Ritz (beachfront), The Baleen, at the LaPlaya Golf and Beach Resort (beach front) and other local favorites like the Turtle Club (beach front dining). Some other locally owned restaurants are Joe's Diner, Trattoria Abbruzi, Gran de Cafe (french bakery) and Cesibon a popular ice cream shop.
Drive 5 mins. South on Rt. 41 and shop at the upscale Waterside Shops where you'll find Tiffany's, DeBeers, Cartier, Coach, Gucci, Sak's, Louis Vuiton, Hermes, Williams Sonoma Nordstroms, Saks, LuLuLemon, Juicy Couture, Tory Burch, Apple Store and many many others. At the Philharmonic/Artis, located near the Waterside Shops, you can attend live shows, such as plays and concerts.
The Village at Venetian Bay with waterfront shops and more great restaurants, is located further South on 41 in the Park Shore neighborhood.
Travel 15 minutes South on Tamiami (41) to historic Olde Naples and shop or dine at Campiello's, Tommy Bahama's, Trulucks, Pazzo's, Chops and many many others.
Tin City is located downtown as well and has waterfront restaurants, souvenier shops and many local favorites, such as the Serious Cookie, Monkey Bread and homemade soap from Naples Soap Co.
The newly built Mercato also known as Uptown is located 1.25 miles from our home. There you can shop and dine at one of the many restaurants and cafes or you can have dinner and a movie at the state-of-the-art Silverspot Cinema. In addition, it is a very popular place for outdoor movies, concerts, car shows, art shows and nightlife fun at Burn, Blue Martini, The Pub and The Tap House with many more shops, restaurants and bars opening soon.
Travel North on Tamiami (Rt. 41) for approx. 15 minutes and shop and dine at Coconut Point (and ourtdoor mall) in Estero or visit Miromar Outlets.
Naples is famous for having great golf courses, as well. You'll find a list of them in the home. Great places to take the children are Sun-n Fun-Lagoon (a water park w/waterslides and lazy river), the Naples' Zoo and miniature golf courses or just sit by the pool or at the beach and enjoy the warmth, sunshine, gulf breezes and beautiful sunsets. The home is equipped with beach chairs, beach umbrella, and some beach toys. Two Kayaks are available for an additional fee.
Many amenities located within 1 1/2 miles from the property, such as 4 grocery stores, Trader Joes, Whole Foods and two Publix. Located 1/2 mile from the property is a mini mart, The Beach Store. Also, LA Fitness is located at the corner of Tamiami (Rt. 41) and Vanderbilt Beach Road. Weekly memberships available at LA Fitness. Within 1 1/2 miles, you will also find salons, spa, banks, drycleaners and many popular locally owned restaurants.
The house includes a binder with maps, menus and other information about nearby attractions and popular restaurants. Use the free Wi-Fi internet to research other activities, attractions and entertainment. PLEASE, provide a phone number and some information about yourself when inquiring.