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Garry Gore

Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english

Beautiful Luxury Private Waterside Pool Villa in quiet location. Boat access.

47 Reviews
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Cape Coral Villa Rental Photos and Description

4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8-9 (Crib)

Luxury Villa situated on a wide canal in the sought after SW Cape Coral. Only 40 minutes by boat to get into the Gulf of Mexico & the many miles of beautiful white sandy beaches or if you are driving then you can be on the beach within 10 minutes.

Your vacation home is in a quite road with it's own dock, 2800 sq ft of living area, large great room & 5 full width sliding doors open the property up to the lanai with L shaped Solar heated pool.

Very important for those with children the pool area is fitted with a perimeter alarm system (if required).

The master bedroom has direct access onto pool area, large en-suite luxury bathroom with walk in shower, jacuzzi bath & his & hers vanity units.

There are flat screen TVs and DVD players in Great Room & Master Bedroom & telephones in all rooms with free national calls, Cable and Wi Fi.

Fully air conditioned & all rooms have ceiling fans. Off street parking & large garage with electric door.

Beautiful kitchen with all modern conveniences.

Local Color: Though relatively new by most vacation town standards, Cape Coral has definitely gotten the hang of showing people a good time. It was built to serve as a haven for harried folks, and lives and breathes to ensure that stress is forgotten and anxiety is chased away. Cape Coral exists on a privileged stretch of the Gulf coast, is interwoven with roomy canals, and brims with recreation opportunities of all kinds. If you aren’t climbing the walls of your cubicle quite yet, read on for more reasons to stop by for a visit.

This is one of Florida’s fastest growing areas, meaning that there must be something attractive about living here or at least just visiting. Don’t think that this translates to teeming hordes of golfers and retirees all jammed together, however; Cape Coral is Florida’s third largest city geographically, so there’s plenty of room to spread out.

Southwest Florida is known for its delightful weather. Sunshine is practically constant, making each day comfortably, beautifully predictable. The summers can be a bit humid and quite rainy, but winters are near-perfect, especially if you’re escaping from a colder, crueler climate. These are the months when it makes the most sense to come on down, as nothing replenishes the body, mind and soul like stealing a few rays of sun when your body least expects it.

Cape Coral boasts some of the best recreation facilities in the state, which is saying a lot considering that Florida is one giant playground. Anything you can imagine, anything you’ve been craving that involves feeling light as a feather while flitting across the water, can be engaged in while you’re here. Jet skiing, sailing, fishing, snorkeling, water tubing, and many more diversions along these lines will have you feeling like a responsibility-free kid again.

intersperse your gulf time with onshore activities to get the full experience of Cape Coral. Golf courses and tennis courts will allow you to burn a few calories without a sense of obligation, and this is just the beginning. Rollerblading, biking, jogging and walking around the area will all further acquaint you with this happy town while recharging your batteries in the healthiest of ways. In other words, staying fit while you’re in Florida will be pretty painless, so come to think of it, try to bring your sneakers as well as your sandals.

Spend some time walking along the shoreline if you have an interest in wildlife. At low tide, you’ll have a good chance of glimpsing manatees and in late afternoons you’ll see birds of all kinds fishing for their dinner. Kayak tours will take you through Matlacha Pass back country and a couple of museums will further enlighten you as to what kinds of flora and fauna inhabit this vibrant habitat. Save a little time for beach-combing, too.

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Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Garry Gore (Owner)
Member since: 2010
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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful family vacation. The house was spacious for our large family. We loved the area, traveled to Sanibel Island, Fort Myers Beach and locally in this wonderful upscale area. Everything was great. Thank You
Jul 2014
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Reviews

4.8
based on 47 traveler reviews

Beautiful Luxury Private Waterside Pool Villa in quiet location. Boat access.
average rating of 4.808511 based on 65 reviews
5

Paradise in SW Florida

  • 5 of 5

The house has worked very well for us, clean, plenty of space and everything you need for a great vacation. The pool is a lovely temperature as Garry recently installed a new solar heating system, nice to plunge into after a hard day of retail therapy.

The area is really well served, on a practical level there are a number of large supermarkets, petrol stations, multiple fast food outlets and all other day to day requirements. Then there's the restaurants, Bubba's is a must and is only 5 minutes from the house, Yucatan at Fort Myers Beach is superb, these are just 2 of the many great eating places in the area. For take out Chinese give China Palace (Next to Publix on Cape Coral P'Way) a try, we loved it........4 times!

We prefer Fort Myers beach to others in the area, Captiva has some nice beaches as does Bonita Springs but we would go for Fort Myers as 1st choice, we rented jet ski's (wave runners) and had a "hoot" flying along the waves!. The kids spent a great day wake-boarding at Revolution Park (Bayshore/1st Avenue, just before I75) which I would highly recommend and costs just $25 per person including all equipment.

Miromar Outlets is a definite must do, just make sure you have plenty of cash or room on your credit cards! Coconut Mall is also good, Tangir is local and looks okay as well.

Rent a boat if you want to see the area from the river, worth doing although can be expensive when you add in the cost of fuel, allow $400 for the day. Dolphins every few hundred yards and we even saw a manatee.

We are going to Tampa Bay Rays vs Boston Red Sox tomorrow, with free post match concert from Train, huge band so the kids tell me.....I'll take their word for it.

I would recommend the house, the area and in particular it has been a pleasure getting to know Garry, who is a great owner to work with. Thanks Garry, the Symes' have had a great time in your house.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Wow, Michael you nearly wrote a book ! I am so pleased that you and your family enjoyed your stay in our Villa and made such good use of the excellent local facilities, I think you have done more in 3 weeks than we have done since we got the house nearly 2 years ago, I think you will need another holiday when you get home. Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and of course yourself, Michelle and the kids are welcome back anytime.
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5

Great home

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Waterside for a week in July 2016 and it was great. There were 6 adults and two children. The home had plenty of space for all. The pool was very warm and the kids even caught a catfish and blue crab from the dock. Midweek we did have an incident with the smoke alarms...they all went off at the same time! None of us are smokers, so we just removed all the batteries. We reinserted them the day we left and the alarms started to go off again but this time they eventually stopped. Other than that minor incident, we had a lovely time. You should be aware that you need to bring or buy all your supplies...spices, paper towels, garbage bags, etc. They have a few but if you have a large party like ours, you will go thru 3 garbage bags in a day or two. Also, there is no water dispenser in the fridge door or ice maker. Luckily there is a Dollar Tree right around the corner so you can stock up cheaply. The owner was great to work with, don't hesitate to book this home.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your great review, apologies for the smoke alarms going off, they are all interconnected so if one goes off they all do, I have had them all replaced since your visit and now they are all ok. Like most self catering properties we do supply an initial stock of garbage bags, toilet rolls etc and there usually are condiments as well but with a large party you do have to get some more with your grocery shop. There is very good ice maker in the bottom freezer compartment so a bit puzzled how you missed it but as long as you enjoyed your stay then no worries, welcome back anytime. Best Regards Garry
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The pictures do not do justice..

  • 5 of 5

This home in Cape Coral was beautiful! My family of 6 was comfortable with all the space this house has. Our kids spent numerous hours in the pool! Thank you again for opening up your home to us!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, welcome back anytime.
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Exceeded our Expectations

  • 4 of 5

While the property is very pretty from the picture, it actually has a vacant lot on either side of it which makes it seem remote. It is not! It is in a very nice neighborhood, very quiet and private. We LOVED it! This is a bargain! It's a large home for just my husband and me, but when the grandchildren came to visit it filled up (7 more people) and we still had lots of room. The Cape Coral area is not your average "beach community". In fact, it has no beaches but it has so much more and there was an adventure everyday. The canal the house sits on provides it's own entertainment with the wildlife and the fish just waiting to be caught (and thrown back). An example of the size of the house...we had a fishing group, a pool group, and a sit inside the glassed in great room and chat group. The only reason I could not give this property 4 stars is the need for a little updating. Some of the linens need to be replaced and some chairs need recovering. The kitchen was fully equipped, except for an ice maker, and the pool was a joy! Since a trip to Florida doesn't require a lot of indoor time this is the perfect home. (It might be great for indoor time too but we were never indoors). Location is great, it has all the necessary items (pool toys, kitchen equipment, outdoor grill) that you could want. We would come back in a heart beat!

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Pamela, thanks for your response and comments, since your stay I have been over to the house and carried out all necessary updates including a new 4 burner stainless steel BBQ, recovering the dining room chairs, fitting new slings to the patio chairs and loungers and several other minor repairs & painting. The ice maker wasn't broken but the water supply had been turned off under the sink so after restoring the feed its working fine now. There are a couple of small but nice beaches in Cape Coral, one at the Yacht club and another at Holmes Park but the best beaches are around a 30 min drive away at Fort Myers or on Sanibel or Captiva islands. Welcome back anytime.
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Waterside

  • 4 of 5

We stayed at Mr Gores home for 2 1/2 weeks and thouraly enjoyed our time there. We had plenty of room to spread out and take full advantage of the home. It had everything we needed and used the gas grill several times and enjoyed the pool practically every day! It helped that we had perfect weather while we were there. It was helpful to also have a washer & dryer that we also used several times. Perhaps a few updates on the patio furniture as it seems to be getting quite worn out and the DVDs player. We even left a couple of pool floats there for others to enjoy like we did. The owner was easy to work with during the process of renting the villa ! Thanks for allowing us to rent . Debby & John Quill --- Indiana

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Deb, I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay, I will be checking the exterior furniture when I am over in the villa in April and will replace it if required. Bit puzzled about the DVD player though as that was replaced in November. April 2016 update :- all patio furniture slings have been replaced, also checked DVD player and its all working ok. Welcome back anytime Best Regards Garry
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Spacious Bright Villa in Great Setting

  • 5 of 5

First impression on arrival was that this villa was in a great location and the villa itself is well cared for and a lovely design. Very spacious with all bedrooms and en suite bathrooms around the main living area. Far too big for just us two but we love a heated pool and a dock to fish from!

Fishing was great and many fish were caught from the dock using the equipment available at the villa.

Cape Coral is actually a very nice place which has everything you need close by together with being near Fort Myers, Captiva and Sanibel Islands. Pine Island is really nice too which surprised us.

Lots of local restaurants nearby which were not of the usual franchise.

We had a week's holiday in this villa and we would definitely recommend to anyone.

Communication with the owner was minimal but all information required was provided. Booking was a breeze.

A & Y Webster, Scotland

  • Submitted: Sep 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review guys, glad you enjoyed the Villa & Cape Coral & welcome back anytime. Best Regards Garry
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Map

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Fort Myers International
Nearest Barpub
5 Miles
Many Within
Nearest Ferry
25 Miles
Fort Myers
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Many Within
Nearest Train
14 Miles
Fort Myers
Nearest Motorway
16 Miles
Highway 75
Nearest Restaurant
3 Miles
Many within
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Cape Coral Yacht Club
Car: necessary

Beautiful Luxury Waterfront Villa situated on the wonderful SW Coast of Florida.

Miles of unspoilt white sandy beaches within a short drive of property or direct boat access into the Gulf from your very own dock. No bridges so sail boat or motor launch access.

Cape Coral is a unique location with over 400 miles of navigable canals and lakes. Great for boating or fishing. Only 20 minutes from Fort Myers International Airport or 3 Hours from Miami. Lots of good local restaurants, only a short drive to Sanibel, Captiva and Marco Islands or visit Naples with it's upscale stores and fine dining or for wildlife visit the many National Parks in the area. Lots to do for families or couples of simply stay at home and relax in the year round sunshine or swim in your Solar heated pool.

Golf: Golf: Golf courses in Cape Coral: The Golf Club, 4003 Palm Tree Blvd, Cape Coral, FL 33904, resort, 18 hole, 6777 yds, Par 72, CR-73.0, S-127 Coral Oaks Golf Course, 1800 NW 28th Ave, Cape Coral, FL 33993, public, 18 hole, 6623 yds, Par 72, CR-71.7, S-123 Cape Coral Executive Golf Course, 1006 SE 4th Pl, Cape Coral, FL 33990, semi-private, 9 hole, 3530 yds, Par 60, CR-56.4, S-85 Royal Tee Country Club King/Prince Course, 11460 Royal Tee Circle, Cape Coral, FL 33991, semi-private, 18 hole, 6736 yds, Par 72, CR-71.5, S-126 Prince/Queen Course, 11460 Royal Tee Circle, Cape Coral, FL 33991, semi-private, 18 hole, 6606 yds, Par 72, CR-71.3, S-126 Queen/King Course, 11460 Royal Tee Circle, Cape Coral, FL 33991, semi-private, 18 hole, 6574 yds, Par 72, CR-71.4, S-128 Palmetto-Pine Country Club, 1940 SW 9th Ct, Cape Coral, FL 33991, private, 18 hole, 6724 yds, Par 72, CR-72.1, S-126. If you require more information about the golf courses or want to arrange Tee Times you should call Green Fees. Cape Coral is a paradise for golfers because 150 other golf courses are within a 1-hour drive accessible.

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Rates & Availability

Cape Coral Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Low Season 2016
May 7 2016 - Nov 19 2016
7 night minimum stay
$950
$3,500
 
 
High Season 2016/17
Nov 20 2016 - Apr 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,450
$5,400
 
 
Low Season 2017
May 1 2017 - Nov 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
$950
$3,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
$4,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

End of Rental Clean $200
Property Damage Protection $59

Rental includes normal average use of electricity which is $8.00 per day, excess usage will be charged at LCEC current rate. All local taxes are included in my rates. Payment Surcharge for USA Credit Cards of 3% & International Cards of 5% will apply.

Cancellation policy

The renter may cancel the rental contract at any time, as long as the cancellation is sent to us in writing or by email. The following deadlines and costs apply to cancellations by the renter.

Cancellations with 60 or more days notice prior to arrival date: 25% of rental amount is forfeited unless property can be rented to another party then only an administration fee of $100.00 will be charged.

Cancellations with less than 60 days and more than 30 days notice prior to arrival date: 50% of rental amount is forfeited unless property can be rented to another party then only an administration fee of $100.00 will be charged.

Cancellations less than 30 days prior to arrival date: 100% of rental amount is forfeited unless the property can be rented to another party for the same time period then only 25% of rental amount is forfeited plus an administration fee of $100.

Cancellations less than 30 days prior to arrival date: 100% of rental amount is forfeited.

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Amenities

Cape Coral Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Water View
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 11 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , Large Walk in Shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Large Walk in Shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Shares with Bed 4
    Bathroom 4 - outdoor shower , On Lanai
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib , Crib is fold away type
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 2nd Crib if required
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
  • Bedrooms 1,2 and 3 all have large walk in wardrobes and attached bathrooms with walk in showers. Bedroom 4 shares bathroom with bedroom 3 and has a queen bed and storage unit Master Bedroom has access to Lanai and pool area and large walk in shower and whirlpool bath. 2 x baby Cribs also available and high chair.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Large Cooler
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Considerate smokers welcomed but only outside in Lanai or Dock areas and provided that all doors are closed and butts picked up. 2 Fishing rods, 2 floating chairs, Li Lo and various sizes of water wings supplied. 4 Poolside Loungers Playing cards and a selection of board games on site. Cable has on-demand programs (non subscription) and program recording facility. Also visit our Virtual Tour at the link below.

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