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Canal Home with Heated Pool and Spa 300 Steps from Beaches!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

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

This very nicely furnished 3 bed, 2 bath home with a 2 car garage is the perfect vacation home away from home. Nestled on the North end of the Island, it sleeps six with a king size bed in the master bedroom, a queen size bed in the guest bedroom, and a bunk bed with full on the bottom and twin on the top in the other guest bedroom.

A newly built heated pool and SPA overlooking the canal with a covered lanai was a nice addition to the house. It provides a great relaxing past time alternative for the whole family!

The House is just a short walk to the beach and restaurants. And about 1 mile to Times Square.

It is small dog friendly and equipped with cable and wireless internet, dishwasher and washer and drier.

The house rents to families and adults over the age of 25, proof of age is required.

Keywords: 3 bed, 2 bath , 2 car garage, quite area, heated pool, heated SPA, close to beaches, close to shops, close to restaurants..

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2017

About The Owner

I'm a NJ teacher.

Since I cannot be here during the school year. I rent the house from Septemebr thru June and enjoy it during the summer months.

The Owner purchased this house in 2008

Why The Owner chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

We have been vacationing all over Florida for years. We settled here as it is a small paradise with great beaches and a nice community!

What makes this house unique

Enjoy the white sandy beaches!

Shell Mound deeded beach access only 300 foot steps away!

Relax by our pool and our heated SPA watching boats go by in the canal or fish jumping in and out of the water...

Guestbook comments from the owner

Perfect location and great time in this home!



This place was perfect for us, 3 senior women going to spend a winter month in Florida, but it would be right for you and your family too. It is a cute one level about 1200 sq ft house that is also handicap accessible and a nice walk into town. You don't need a car as the trolley is just 6 houses away and costs .25...yea twenty five cents to travel from one end of town to the other.



Maria the owner is wonderful and has everything in the home that you could want, so just take your bathing suit and enjoy!



Recommended for: age 55+, families with young children, people with disabilities, families with teenagers, girls getaway, sight seeing, tourists without a car, romantic getaway
Feb 2010
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Amenities

Fort Myers Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Bunk Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • water skiing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Canal Home with Heated Pool and Spa 300 Steps from Beaches!
average rating of 4.888889 based on 11 reviews
Appleton, WI
5

Stay Here!

  • 5 of 5

This steps-from-the-beach family ranch-style home in Fort Myers Beach is awesome! Six of us thoroughly enjoyed the owners' 3-bedroom beautifully furnished and clean accommodations, along with a relaxing lanai with saltwater pool and hot tub along the canal. Owners Maria and Ralph are very responsive to questions and offered great suggestions and tips. There are plenty of linens, towels, beach towels, beach chairs/umbrellas/toys, pool toys, 4 adult/2 kids bicycles, a grill, and the kitchen is well-stocked with everything you need to make meals, although there are so many wonderful restaurants nearby! There are TVs (with cable) in each bedroom, hair dryers in each bathroom, and comfy seating throughout! With a handy washer and dryer in the 2-car garage, you won't need to pack many clothes! The Estero Blvd. construction should be finished soon, and the air-conditioned Trolley is still 75 cents/ride--or you can purchase day/week passes. If we can get our family schedules coordinated soon, we'll be looking to reserve another week -- that is, if you haven't already reserved it!

  • Submitted: Apr 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Terri, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review! Ralph and I are so happy you and your family enjoyed your stay at our house and had an incredible vacation. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon!!
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Narberth (Philadelphia) PA
5

Best value!

  • 5 of 5

If you are reading this you are thinking about renting in Fort Myers Beach. I did a lot of research on what part of the island , what type of house and which house to rent. As far as my money is concerned, this is the best deal.

You are located in an area that is not crowded and is quiet. The walk to the beach is one block and takes 5 minutes. You also are within walking distance from a pretty decent bar/restaurant (Junkanoo) that is good for both adults and children. Very short drive to the more commercial areas for bars, restaurants and shopping one way and a Publix the other way.

The house is a single house and private. A much better selection that a multi floor condo or a joined home if you are looking for some privacy for you and your family. The house is very nice, spotlessly clean and well organized.

The owners were really great, efficient and anticipate your needs. An example is that we had flight issues and arrived at midnight. As I was approaching the area I was wondering how we would ever find the house. I turned the corner and there was the mail box with the address displayed like a beacon. Another example is that I screwed up the Wifi and e mailed the owners on a Sunday morning thinking I would hear from them Monday. But they called me in 30 minutes. (luckily I discovered my mistake) but is is all about the effort on their part.

And finally, the pool. The pool is great. Clean, on the canal, private with table and chairs for meals. If you are going to Florida you need to have a pool. And if you have a pool why not have you own pool?

Great place. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect holiday home

  • 5 of 5

We spent 3 wonderfull weeks here in April/May and just loved the villa and location.The villa was perfect ,had everything we needed and the outside facilities were wonderfull.Having visited Fort myers for the past seven years has been fantastic and each year we have been lucky enough to stay in lovely accomodation but this villa surpassed them all and hopefully we shall return in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your review. Our goal is to make everything very comfortable for our guest so that they can feel at home. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope to have you back soon!
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Vancouver and Halifax. Family get away.
4

Florida beach holiday 2015

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful home. Nicely equipped with everything you need to enjoy your visit to the Ft. Myers beach area. Bikes, beach chairs, umbrellas and even some towels.

Home is clean with a very nice pool area. You can't go wrong with this vacation home.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Better than advertised

  • 5 of 5

this place was great. Well located near the beach with several bars and restaurants within walking distance. Lover's key state park is about 10minute drive and we rented kayaks and went hiking as well.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Ft Myers Beach rental

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this property in April. The owner Maria was easy to deal with and very approachable. The pictures don't do the house justice. It is very spacious (we had 4 adults and 2 kids and still plenty of room) and very clean (there is no longer any carpeting in the house which the pictures don't show). Loved the pool and spa day and night and the beach was less than a 5 minute walk away. Shelling was great in the mornings and the sunsets were beautiful in the evenings. Restaurants and groceries are just a short drive away.

Don't hesitate, this one is great! We would return in a heartbeat!

  • Submitted: May 23, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Fort Myers Beach House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
High Season
Nov 26 2016 - Apr 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
$5,400
 
 
Easter 2017
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,950
Flat fee
 
 
Low Season
Apr 30 2017 - Nov 17 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,250
$4,600
 
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,700
 
 
Christmas/New Year
Dec 19 2017 - Jan 2 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,850
 
 
January 2018
Jan 3 2018 - Jan 31 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
$5,500
 
 
February 2018
Feb 1 2018 - Mar 1 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
$5,500
 
 
March 2018
Mar 2 2018 - Mar 30 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
$5,500
 
 
Easter 2018
Mar 31 2018 - Apr 6 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,750
 
 
April 2018
Apr 7 2018 - Apr 30 2018
7 night minimum stay
$1,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,250
$4,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $250 + Tax
Cleaning $185 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

All renters must be over the age of 25. Proof of age is required!

Rates are higher during the following holiday weeks: Thanksgiving, New Year, Christmas, Easter, Memorial Day,
4th of July, Labor day.

Small pets ( dogs only up to 25 lbs ) accepted with prior approval and additional fee.

January monthly rental begins on January 3rd,

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