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Owner Reale Lemieux

Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english, french

Gulf Front Condo - Steps to the Beach!

14 Reviews
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

South Island Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 4]

Vacation on Fort Myers Beach!! Located directly on the Gulf of Mexico, this corner unit has fabulous gulf views from the Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen and Master Bedroom. Corner units have larger Living/Dining areas and Lanais. This beautifully decorated condo has been upgraded with granite and crown molding.

Location! Location! Location! Located across the street from an 18 Hole Public Golf Course and walking distance to shopping, casual or fine dining and entertainment. Rent a boat from the Marina and explore the Back Bay and watch the dolphins play, or rent a wave runner, go parasailing or fishing, or just enjoy a walk on the beautiful sandy beach!

Fort Myers Beach is close to the Regional Airport and located between Fort Myers and Naples and is just a short drive from Sanibel Island.

Enjoy fabulous sunsets each evening from your own screened Lanai!

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Owner Reale Lemieux (Owner)
Member since: 2010
Call Owner
Speaks: english, french

About Owner Reale Lemieux

Have owned a Resort Inn and B&B on Cape Cod for 39 years before retiring. Know the hospitality business and what travelers want. Married to wife Emily [52 yrs] 4 married children and 9 grand children. Have lived and owned on Fort Myers Beach for 29 years.

Owner Reale Lemieux purchased this condo in 2003

Why Owner Reale Lemieux chose Fort Myers Beach

We bought our 1st vacation home on Fort Myers Beach because it was Gulf Front and we always enjoy the Sunsets. They are perhaps the best anyone can find in Southwest Florida.

What makes this condo unique

The location is fabulous for bird watching,painting, photography,walking, biking, kayaking,fishing,dining to name only a few.Come and visit us at Shamron 308 and enjoy a good quality of life.

Reviews

4.9
based on 14 traveler reviews

Gulf Front Condo - Steps to the Beach!
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews
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A Winderful Experience

  • 4 of 5

The condo has had some excellent updating and we found it very comfortable. The beds were excellent. It was immaculately clean and had all the necessary amenities. Our favorite characteristic was the screened-in patio, facing south and overlooking the ocean. We enjoyed our mornings there and sunsets in the evenings. The only criticism would be that we had to drive down the beach to another area for beach accommodations. I suppose as this was "off-season" there weren't any beach canopy chairs available for rental. The owner did have one umbrella and some very uncomfortable fold-up chairs for our use but this was inadequate for a full day on the beach. We would certainly consider going back to this rental. Great value!

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice Condo on Beach

  • 5 of 5

I highly recommend staying in this condo. The owner Reale is a very personable guy, and cares very much about his tenants. They supplied paper products for our use, and informed us of everything we needed to know for accommodation. The condo was nice and clean, and comfortable and quiet. I look forward to staying here again sometime. Thanks again Real for your hospitality!!

Brian & Nancy Fieleke

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wisconsin
5

Our fabulous beachfront vacation!

  • 5 of 5

I'm sure there are many lovely condos for rent on Ft. Myers Beach, but with this unit we hit the jackpot. We were so thankful that we contacted this owner. Not only is the condo an oceanfront, corner unit, which allows gorgeous views of the water and the many beautiful water fowl that visit the pond right in front of the lanai, but the owners, Reale and Emily are the perfect hosts. We were personally welcomed to our piece of paradise by a gracious and caring owner, and entered the unit with music softly playing and the sound of the waves lapping the shore right outside our unit. Heaven. The condo has been updated with a huge, tiled walk in shower in the master, comfortable furniture from which to enjoy the view, and many amenities and supplies, including coffee, spices and things to get us started in the pantry as well as bath products. When I mentioned that I'd like to learn more about the flora and fauna of coastal Florida, Reale immediately called a friend who has a vast knowledge of the local shells, birds, etc. and who was happy to accompany us on a beach walk, which greatly enhanced our stay. When our toaster failed, within minutes he brought the one from their unit for our use. He suggested several restaurants that were fantastic. We asked for a special recommendation, as my birthday was later that week, and the day before I received an email wishing me a wonderful day from Reale and Emily. What more can I say?

Anything you could want is here for your use, as other reviewers have stated. The location is toward the southern end of Estero Island, near Lovers Key State Park, so it isn't as congested as the area to the north and is walkable to shops and restaurants. In addition to a perfect location and lovely unit, we felt as if we were visiting friends. It certainly was the best experience with a rental we have ever enjoyed, and we look forward to returning.

  • Submitted: Mar 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ottawa, Ontario Canada
5

A great month in a wonderful condo

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I visited Fort Myers Beach for the first time this January and could not have picked a better place to stay. Reale and Emily are super hosts and the condo is emaculate. Nothing was missing but it was great to have the owners in the same complex just in case. The unit is not only very clean but it is also quite sound proof with all the comforts of home. Thanks again Reale for a great month and see you next year.

  • Submitted: Feb 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ottawa, Ontario Canada
5

Oceanfront Beauty with all the bells & whistles

  • 5 of 5

What a vacation! Yes, the weather was perfect but this 2 bedroom condo right on the ocean was too. The owner thought of everything and genuinely wanted to make us feel at home & have everything we needed. We didn't need to call him for anything, but was only a phone call away.

The renovated condo has 2 full bathrooms with granite, hair dryers, ceramic, double shower, great lighting, lots of towels & even shampoo, soap, toilet paper & more. The granite kitchen is very well equipped with bar, pantry, coffee maker, blender, toaster, microwave, double fridge with ice maker etc., paper towels, etc. The large living & dining room is comfortable and elegant and has the extra window as it is an end unit.

The view is outstanding and the large patio is fully equipped with comfortable chairs & table. Oh & the master which has a king sized bed has an ensuite, large walk-in closet & double linen closet, window with view & patio door to the lanai. What else, beach towels provided, tons of birds in the little estuary in front of the condo before you get to the beach. We saw lots of dolphins from the balcony. Bob, while swimming was 5 feet away from 2. Reale's location on the beach is quiet to the hoards at Fort Myers Beach at the pier. Lots of places to lounge, swim & collect shells. He also has a locker where he has beach chairs, mats, etc.

I should have kept something to the imagination, but once I start ... we were thrilled - best vacation ever!! Hope you'll have us back!

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Look no Further!!!

  • 5 of 5

My family had a fantastic time at this property! Impeccably clean! FANTASTIC VIEW!!! Just an absolutely perfect week.

If you are looking for a place right on the beach with a FOREVER view of the GULF …. this is it!

The owner was great. Very accommodating ………. Just what you would hope for.

  • Submitted: Nov 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Regional Southwest[ RSW]
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Across the BLVD.
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Key West Ferry
Nearest Motorway
13 Miles
I 75
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Across the Blvd /7 to choose from
Nearest Ski
N/A
Nearest Beach
On the Beach
Car: recommended

Other Activities: Shopping, Kayaking, Boating, Parasailing, Shelling, Wildlife Viewing, Swimming, Wave Runners[ Jet Skis]

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Rates & Availability

South Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
June 1,2016 Oct 31,2016
Jun 1 2016 - Oct 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
$850
 
 
Nov.1,2016-Dec31,2016
Nov 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $85 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

May-Nov .... $ 850/week
Dec & Jan .. $1000/week
Feb & Mar ............. $5000/month
Apr ........ $1000/week
11% State Tax
$85 cleaning fee
$425 refundable deposit
Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

South Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , outdoor shower , Outdoor shower at Pool
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Elevator

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