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Brand New Listing, New Beautiful Two Story Vacation Home on Water w/great View

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 4,200 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

4/5 Bedroom, 4 1/4 Baths. Awesome Pool and Hot Tub

Brand new home located on Kat Kay Lake in Cape Coral, Florida, with boat access to the Callahootchee River and Gulf in minutes. This gorgeous home has the desired southern exposure that allows for sun at the pool all day long. Enjoy boating and fishing from the private dock with boat lift. The house has two kayaks for tenants to use in the beautiful water behind the house. Every bedroom has its own private bath. The pool features a hot tub that overflows into the pool, an infinity edge, and fun bubblers in the large sun deck portion of the pool.

Barry Jolly
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
December 12, 2017

About Barry Jolly

This property is proudly owned by Barry and Susan Jolly of Northern Kentucky. The Jolly's have 5 children and 12 grandchildren. This home was recently custom built for the Jolly's to accommodate their large family. Barry and Susan take great pride and work very hard to keep the home in great, clean condition.

Barry Jolly purchased this house in 2013

Why Barry Jolly chose Cape Coral

This home was built for a FAMILY to enjoy! Most people who stay, comment that they 'did not want to leave the house'. The pool was designed specifically for children to enjoy. A large 8' deep sun deck allows for a great spot to sun bath as well as a safe place for toddlers to play. The convenient location gives access to restaurants, shopping and recreation within minutes.

What makes this house unique

This warm, relaxing home is guaranteed to leave families with a lifetime of memories. The house is equipped with everything required for great family living.


Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Ft. Myer Florida (RSW)
Nearest Beach
15 Miles
Ft. Myer Beach
Car: necessary

Located within minutes of major shopping centers, restaurants, and entertainment. Within 30 minutes of Captiva, Ft. Myer Beach and Sanibel.

Cape Coral Emerges as a Destination

Surrounded by glowing destination neighbors such as Sanibel Island and Fort Myers, Cape Coral sometimes gets overlooked.

But that’s about to change in a major way, in part because of the recent christening of Southwest Florida’s first Westin property, with all the luxe and attention to detail that connotes.

Cape Coral, you ask?

Understandable. Up until 1957, it was known commonly as “the other side of the river,” because that’s where Cape Coral lies in relation to Fort Myers’ perch on the southern banks of the Caloosahatchee.

Personalities such as the late designer Lilly Pulitzer, millionaire quail-hunting preserve owner Ogden Phipps, and colorful fishing guide “Fingers” O’Bannon figured into Cape Coral history before it became one of the most ambitious development projects in the state and its third-largest city by acreage.

Mostly residential in nature, Cape Coral began in the 1980s to emerge as a tourism destination with a reputation for its rose gardens and endearing, pint-size burrowing owls.

Those very owls flashed a brief spotlight on the town, in fact, when one of Florida’s best-selling authors, Carl Hiaasen, based his first young adult novel, Hoot, in a fictional town modeled after “the Cape,” as locals call it. Moviemakers later turned Hoot into a film starring Luke Wilson.

Meanwhile, Sun Splash Family Water Park and a growing little history museum added to the attractions list. The Cape Coral Historical Museum commemorates the town’s past with rose gardens and exhibits depicting bygone eras. One replicates the ground nest of the burrowing owl.

Lacking the beaches of its neighboring islands, Cape Coral depends on its riverfront vistas to attract the watersports crowd. Cape Coral Yacht Club Park is headquarters for fishing, boating, beaching, and swimming in its pool. It is ground zero for the annual lighted Christmas boat parade, one of the area’s first, started in 1977.

Kayakers and hikers head to Four Mile Cove Ecological Preserve, a newer city park with nature and paddling trails and kayak rentals.

With the boom of the 1990s, Cape Coral gained steam as high-rise developments arose along its marinas. Cape Harbour enhanced the town’s dining scene, known previously for its Italian and Latin restaurants, with waterfront new-American cuisine restaurants Rumrunners and The Joint.

Then in 2009, MarinaVillage added an 18-story upscale resort with a spa, waterfront dining and generous watersports option. What a glory for Cape Coral, which was at about the same time shining up its main thoroughfare, Cape Coral Parkway, in an effort to create a cohesive downtown atmosphere where farmers markets, live music, and art festivals would fill the calendar and streets.

With the economy’s nosedive, the Resort at MarinaVillage stalled in its track. That’s where Westin entered, bringing its “heavenly” industry standard-setters and earning the property a AAA four-diamond rating.

“We did a girls’ weekend at the Westin recently, and it was awesome,” said MaryBeth Greenplate, a Sanibel Island mother. “Its condos are huge and really gorgeous. We hated to leave. I had no idea this existed in Cape Coral.”

Another shot in the arm could only boost Cape Coral’s ascendancy on tourism ladders. It came in the form of a shot of rum and the tale of a mischievous dolphin.

Wicked Dolphin Artisanal Rum opened off the corridor of Pine Island Road, which connects Interstate 75 to the artist-buzz hamlet of Matlacha on Pine Island, a tropical fruit farming setting. New restaurants and shopping clusters have been filling in the space in years past, restaurants like Crazy Olive, which gives a new twist to the Cape’s Italianista reputation.

Also on the restaurant scene, downtown Fort Myers’ Ford’s Garage, purveyor of gourmet burgers and craft beer, is cloned along Cape Coral Parkway; and their new WATERFRONT location will open in 2014 at the Cape Coral Yacht Club, Ford's Boathouse - with huge outdoor deck seating. Peruvian restaurants join traditional Cuban and Mexican eateries to hype the exotic flair.


Cape Coral House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • Max. adults: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Tenant is responsible for all electric charges. Electric usage will be deducted from the security deposit.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , bidet , Master Bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Bathroom 2 1st floor
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Bathroom 3 2nd Floor
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Bathroom 4 2nd Floor
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , Half Bath 1st Floor
  • 4 1/2 bath. Each bedroom has its own private bathroom.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom 1st Floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Bedroom 2 1st Floor
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Bedroom 3 2nd Floor
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Bedroom 4 2nd Floor
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single , Office/Bedroom 1st Floor
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • water skiing
  • water tubing


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Brand New Listing, New Beautiful Two Story Vacation Home on Water w/great View
average rating of 5.0 based on 29 reviews

Just as described. Very spacious!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at this home was perfect. We were 3 families together to celebrate our 2 year old grandsons birthday. The pool was perfect for a 2 year old. The whole family enjoyed the pool area. We all had our own bedroom and bathroom with tv’s everywhere. Hurricane Irma went through 5 weeks before and Barry made sure his home was in tip top shape. And it was. The location of this property allowed us to hit the beach in the morning after a home cooked breakfast, swim in the gulf, explore for shells and then head back for the little guys nap time. The rest of the day was spent enjoying this awesome house. Thank you for our week at your Cape Coral home.

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect Vacation Home!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you Barry,

We have been vacationing in the Cape Coral area for 15 years now. Your home was absolutely the best location and amenities home we have ever stayed in. Everything was perfect, in fact we have already reserved your home for our next vacation.

Thanks Again

Willard and Darla Strain

805 N Hughes St

West Frankfort, Il 62896

  • Submitted: Feb 20, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful house in Cape Coral!

  • 5 of 5

I can't say enough about this house. We have small children and they enjoyed this trip to FL so much!! Barry was very easy to communicate with, answering our questions quickly. The pool is so nice!! House was very clean and well stocked.

  • Submitted: Feb 11, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely home

  • 5 of 5

Property was perfect.

Especially liked how well supplied the home was. The shallow area of the pool was fantastic for our 2 year old.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Amazing house

  • 5 of 5

The home is simply beautiful and well kept and by far the most equipped home we have stayed in. The owner was more than accommodating and quick to respond to any needs we had. The view is amazing and the outdoor seating area was a favorite of ours. The home was in a great location, convient to all our needs.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Auburndale, fl

Absolutely beautiful vacation home!!

  • 5 of 5

Our family just had one of the best vacations ever staying in this home! It is simply stunning and has many upgrades and was extra clean!! The kitchen was amazing with an oversized refrigerator/freezer which worked out perfectly for a big family! Big eat in kitchen along with big table inside and outside that accommodates a big family! The four bedrooms each had their own private bathroom and are very roomy! The beds were extra comfy!! The pool area was amazing!! Loved having the big beach end of the pool for the kids along with pool fence that gave us extra peace with the kids! The view is beautiful from the pool area overlooking the lake!! A very big dock with a boat lift for your boat! Shopping for groceries is very close to the home. A very nice Publix is about a mile away. If you read reviews and take them to heart like I do trust me you won't be disappointed with this home!! I would highly recommend it to you and your family!! Thanks again to The Jolly's for sharing your beautiful home!!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $250
Additional Guest Fee $7 per person per night
Damage Deposit $500

Prices are based on 1 - 2 persons
Each additional person is $7 additional per night
Electric charges are the responsibility of the tenant. All KW usage will be charged at the utility company rate of $.13 per KW. This charge will be deducted from the security deposit.
Cleaning charge is $250. Cleaning charge is based on house being left in neat condition.

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.

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