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Newer home with a POOL surrounded by 40 coconut trees on a double lot! Privacy!

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

VERY CLEAN, and PRIVATE - Heated Pool! New to the rental market 2016. Fun island colors and feel, perfect for that unique tropical experience. Bright, airy, and very clean home.

Fully Equipped Kitchen with everything you'll need. Two Weber gas grills with propane included.

Master Bedroom has a King Bed private bathroom with double showerheads and a 46" flat screen TV. Bedroom 2 has a Queen bed, and Bedroom 3 has bunk beds twin over full with flat screen TV.

Heated Private Pool! Small Pool Slide and Rope Swing!

Pool Bar with 10 bar stools. Beach Chairs, Umbrella, etc...

Satellite DirecTV with movie channels

Super cool island with golf cart only trails to explore. The island is Two and a half miles long but you can walk the beach for 7 miles, as the beach now connects multiple islands. Golf carts are available for rent on the island.

Ride the water taxi over or rent a boat close by, or bring your own boat. Plenty of Dockage at no additional fee. The beach is very beautiful and secluded. The docks are a great place to fish, swim, or just to sight see. Many dolphins in all the waters surrounding the island. Manatees swim all around too, see them swim by the docks or on the beach. Calm and shallow gulf waters make it fun for the whole family. Enjoy peace and serenity listening to the frogs and night creatures, many stars to look at in our dark sky.

World class fishing in our waters including snook, redfish, grouper, snapper, and our famous Tarpons. Many charters to choose from for your ever fishing need. Many restaurants nearby within a short boat ride or go to Boca Grande right next door for more restaurants and good shopping.

There is no doubt you will fall in love with this little island paradise. The only problem is leaving. Property manager on island for all your needs and concerns. This truly is a wonderful home to rent and you won't be disappointed!

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More Details

Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 13, 2018

Why The Owner chose Placida

We live and work here, we love the island!!!!

What makes this house unique

Peaceful, no cars, no stress, I am usually the only one jogging on the beach at sunset. Great place to raise a family

Guestbook comments from the owner

So happy with the home, the pictures do not show how nice and private this home is. We want to reserve this home for next January already.
Jan 2011
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Placida House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Washing Machine
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Library
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


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Newer home with a POOL surrounded by 40 coconut trees on a double lot! Privacy!
average rating of 4.857143 based on 15 reviews

A little piece of paradise

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying here. From the outdoor pool and outdoor pool table there was plenty to do when you needed a break from the spectacular beach.

The house was well maintained and very clean. If we needed anything we could just text John and he reply immediately. Would highly recommend and plan on returning.

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect property

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here last week. We loved the heated pool and the large yard with fire pit. We brought our boat and it was very convenient to park and store it at the dock. I would recommend renting the golf cart - it’s a nice way to explore the island. The owner was very responsive and accommodating as well. Hoping to plan another visit back next year.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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scott city, ks

Perfect for a family!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from an amazing week on LGI. The house was perfect and we had everything we needed! The pool is perfect for kids, as being at the beach all day in the sun can be too much and the property is just beautiful and well maintained. There are plenty of towels, but we did bring beach towels, and were glad we had the extras. Also would recommend some gladware/tupperware on grocery trip before getting here. the kitchen has everything you need otherwise. There are plenty of beach chairs and it was so nice to have the golf cart - would definitely make arrangements for that as well! We left sand toys behind and there were some there. For littles, we did bring a few games but didn't need much as we were so busy on the beach, fishing or in the pool. There are some toys, games and plenty of books already there for kids bedtime stories too :) The yard is perfect and John is extremely nice and so helpful! We were glad to have chosen this house versus on the beach, as it was secluded with lots of shade which was perfect after a long day on the beach!

  • Submitted: May 4, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

We just got back from a visit to LGI and loved it! The house is very comfortable and is in a great location; only a 3 minute walk to the beach. The outdoor space is wonderful too, especially the fire pit and the coconut trees surrounding the house make you feel like you are living in the jungle! The owner is very helpful and responsive to questions. If you are looking for a truly relaxing, “get away from it ALL” sort of vacation, this island and home are perfect!

  • Submitted: Feb 1, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Glencoe, Kentucky

Amazing Stay

  • 5 of 5

Little Gasparilla Island is absolutely amazing with beautiful white sand beaches and very few people. If you do not like crowds, this place is for you. The home is spacious and clean; kitchen is well equipped. The owners are super nice and willing to work with you on whatever you need. The home is a short walk to the beach. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Secluded island paradise

  • 5 of 5

John's place is awesome! Perfect getaway for any family. There is plenty of privacy if you want to come with another couple or keep the in-laws downstairs in the separate apartment. Upstairs has a king bedroom, a queen bedroom and a full bathroom. The house is stocked with towels and all of the kitchen essentials you could need. There is a nice screened in porch with a table for 4 and porch swing to relax on after a day at the beach. There are also toys for the kids and movies to watch. A bouncy seat and pack and play are available to use as well.

You should rent John's golf cart at least for a day to explore the entire island but you can easily walk to the bay side and the beach because of it's great central location. Everyone on the island is super friendly and there are no cars to worry about. We felt totally safe setting the kids free on their own to walk to the docks to fish or to go walk on the beach to look for sharks teeth. The beach has beautiful sunsets and you are sure to see plenty of manatees and dolphins.

John lives close by and can help with anything you may need. There is a water taxi service available ($) if you need to run to the grocery store or go explore someplace on the mainland but reservations are a must for this service. John brought us across on his boat much cheaper than the water taxi and he was a lot of fun! I'd recommend going with John if he is available.

We will definitely come back and recommend this place to anyone. Thanks!

  • Submitted: May 17, 2016
  • Stayed: April 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Point of Interest
Lazy Day's


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $125
Pet Fee $50

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.