|Minimum Stay||4 nights|
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'Like New' beautifully decorated STILT home on a private, bridgeless island just a few yards from 7 miles of secluded, unspoiled beaches. Enjoy beautiful views of the gulf and sunsets from two screened lanais .
Sounds of the surfs are endless, yet serene, as you nap or are in for a good nights sleep. It is the paradise you’ve been looking for. The fun and sun - whether you are enjoying the beautiful beaches or some of the best Snook and Tarpon fishing in Florida. Great shelling -Sanibel without the crowds!
Little Gasparilla Island has no roads, only winding sand paths to be explored by foot or golf cart. It is accessible only by boat and just a few minutes from the mainland.
So, come enjoy this beautiful paradise getaway.
Amenities: Accommodations for four adults or two adults and three small children. First bedroom has a queen size bed; the second bedroom has two twins. There are ceiling fans in all rooms and lanais. Open kitchen is well equipped with microwave, coffee maker, toaster, blender, and dishes/utensils. Other features include gas BBQ grill, all linens, washer & dryer, TV with satellite, DVD, radio/CD player. Supplied by city water system with drinkable tap water.
No Pets Please and No Smoking Inside!
Golf cart rentals available on the Island.
Just bring your food and other personal needs. We have all the comforts of home to make your vacation wonderful.
Activities: Enjoy fishing and collecting shells and sharks teeth along the beach.
'Ghostcrabs' can be seen scurrying along the beaches and loggerhead turtles come up from the gulf during nesting season to lay their eggs. Pelicans and dolphins are abundant in the gulf and bay and you can frequently see manatees in the bay.
Shopping, golf and many fine restaurants are close by on the mainland.
I find nothing more relaxing than being near the water, and my home and vacation cottages are all just steps away. Just retired after 31 years in education, I am looking forward to more time in 'Paradise'!
Patti Workman purchased this cottage in 2002
About ten years ago we heard of a 'Little Island' that was accessible only by boat. After a little research we found it, made a trip down from NJ and purchased our cottage the next day. We have loved every minute we spend on the Island and enjoy sharing our vacation paradise with others. Many repeat guests are creating family traditions at 'Miss Patti's' cottage.
We truly enjoyed our visit to LG. Patti was wonderful to work with and to chat with as well. Had forgotten some toiletries to bring no problem she came and dropped them off. Home was perfect and so close the beautiful swimming beach. Sunsets were gorgeous, had fun renting a golf cart and talking to our neighbors. O and of coarse relaxing.
Paradise found was an amazing beach house! It was very clean, the air conditioning was excellent specially on the hot Florida summer! The beds were very comfortable (I would have prefer a bigger bed in the main room) and clean. It was great having a washer and dryer to do a few loads during our stay ;) my kids loved playing with the beach toys and boogie boards. Thank you so much for sharing your beach cottage with our little family, paradise found was the perfect house for us and we hope we come back next year!
Couldn't have asked for anything better, we had a wonderful vacation .. we will back!
Well maintained and very courteous property owner. Highly recommend.
We love Little Gasparilla Island, and Patti's Paradise Found was perfect for our getaway. The house was easy to find and get to from the dock especially with Patti's thorough directions. The gulf view from the balcony off both bedrooms was stunning and the grille on the front balcony was perfect for family dinners. The house provided everything we needed for a great trip and recommend it.
My husband and I went to Little Gasparilla Island to celebrate our 1st wedding anniversary. My husband had never been to the island and I had never stayed at this location. It turned out to be perfect! My husband fell in love with the island and I was very happy with the house! The house and all the amenities were just as Patti said they would be. It was so relaxing and beautiful. The location of the house was convenient and was equipped with everything we needed. We enjoyed it so much that my husband is ready to book next year's vacation. Thank you for your hospitality and professionalism!
Enjoy Fishing, and Shelling on the island, Children will love to collect sharks teeth and sand dollars and watch the 'ghost crabs' scurry on the beach, For the fisherman, Little Gasparilla is just north of Gasparilla pass near Boca Grande, the Tarpon 'fishing capital' of the world, Golfing, Boat Charters, and Cruises are available nearby on mainland
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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
|Refundable damage deposit||$300|
$150-$200 per night - $600 minimum for up to 4 nights.
Plus 7% state tax and 5% tourist tax.
Longer rentals available at a discount.
Master Card and Visa Accepted
* Approximate monthly rate. Actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay.