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Bring your boat to this gorgeous waterfront Sanibel Island home and enoy the Gulf of Mexico.

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 0 - 28 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms + Den, 2 Baths, Sleeps 6 - 8

If you're dreaming of boating or fishing the Gulf of Mexico, here's the house for you. And since it's on beautiful Sanibel Island, you'll also enjoy relaxing days at the beach during your extended stay.

The Recovery Room home is located in the Shell Harbor neighborhood, near the causeway entrance to Sanibel Island. With direct access to the Gulf of Mexico, this 2 bedroom, 2 bath (plus den) pool home is ideal for avid boaters and kayakers.

In addition to panoramic views of the waterways, the Recovery Room has a formal living room, family room, fully-equipped kitchen, laundry room, 3 tvs, vcr, dvd, cordless phone, answering machine, Wi-Fi internet access, bbq grill and a screened/heated pool.

The master bedroom has a King Bed, en-suite bath with shower, tv and a lovely view of the pool and waterways. The guest bedroom also has a King Bed, tv, and the guest bath is just across the hall. The bathroom has access to the screened lanai and pool deck.

The screened lanai has long views of the Shell Harbor canals, and the pool has solar and electric heat, making it comfortable for year-round swimming. There is a bbq grill on the lanai as well.

The boat dock is perfect for fishing, and there is water and electric available should you bring your boat along.

Shell Harbor its own private beach access that is a short distance by bicycle or car. A complimentary parking permit is provided for your use.

The Recovery Room is professionally managed by Cottages to Castles of Sanibel & Captiva. is professionally managed by Cottages to Castles of Sanibel & Captiva. Since 1997, they've been making sure that each stay is a memorable one.

This home is zoned by the City of Sanibel for minimum 28-night rental. No Exceptions.

The Recovery Room is on a cul-de-sac in a pet-friendly neighborhood. Your doggie is welcome at the Recovery Room, with prior approval of the Owner and Cottages to Castles. Payment of a non-refundable pet fee is required. The non-refundable fee is based on the length of your stay and the number of doggies in residence and/or visiting the property. Weight limit and breed restrictions may be applicable.

Due to online booking limitations, this property may show as unavailable for your requested dates, when it actually may indeed be available!

HomeAway ID #297565

HA 297565

More Details

Property Manager
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within a day
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2018


Shell Harbor House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • Dining Room
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , En Suite
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Shower/tub combo
  • The Master Bathroom features black marble floors and a walk-in shower. The Guest Bathroom features a single vanity, a combo tub/shower and a privacy wall that separates the toilet from the main area. There is an exterior door from this bathroom that leads to the pool deck area. You can pop into the bathroom from the pool or boat dock area and not run through the entire house!
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King bed with water views
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , King bed & flat panel tv
  • Two Twin Trundles in Den and Queen Sleeper in Living Room
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 6 beach chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
This property is zoned by the City of Sanibel for minimum 28 night rentals. No Exceptions.


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Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
The Lazy Flamingo
Nearest Golf
1.1 Miles
The Dunes
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
The Lazy Flamingo
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Shell Harbor Beach

Sanibel is famous for the J.N. 'Ding' Darling Wildilfe Refuge, 26 miles of Shared Use Bike Paths, Fishing, Kayaking/Canoeing/Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Birding and has been recognized as being one of the Best Small Towns in America, Best Beaches and Best Islands.

Sanibel is also featured as a #1 Destination by Arthur Frommer's Travel Guide.

Shell Harbor is a community of private homes featuring gulf access canals, and a private beach parking lot. You can drive, walk or ride a bike to the private beach access, and enjoy our famous shelling and fishing beaches.

You are welcome to bring your boat!


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional


  • Minimum $500 refundable security deposit required, or 10% of the rental rate, whichever is greater.
  • Damage deposit: $500.00