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THE PINK PALACE Lovely Privt Pool Home in SW Cape on Gulf Canal by Cape Harbor

14 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 31 nights


Minimum Stay
5 - 31 nights


Pelican House Rental Photos and Description

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

A Sarasota Pink home with enclosed SWIMMING pool and privacy floor plan on a gulf access canal. Large white kitchen features Stainless appliances, designer faucets, pass through to sunset view lanai and every known utensil including cut glass crystal, Tervis tumblers, Fiesta dinnerware and Le Creuset cookware.

This home affords ABSOLUTE PRIVACY for sunning,

swimming and dining al fresco.

Great room has large HD TV, DVD, comfy chairs, couch and FIREPLACE. Wireless internet throughout

Bedrooms have Ralph Lauren linens and towels. Master (Golden) has NO DOOR walk in shower which is soooo nice. Master bath also has

His and Hers Sinks and His and Hers Closets and HD TV. All bedrooms view pool, canal and sunset. Tiffany Blue (double) and Key Lime Green Guest Bedrooms (Queen) have walk in closets. The guest bathroom opens on to the deck - great if you were sunning or swimming.

Large Lanai has outdoor dining for 8, a window bar for imbibing and chatting with the crowd and the cook, lovely cushion chairs and 2 loungers for sunbathing, bird watching and sunset dreaming. Worlds finest pool floats and chair.

Large garage has loads of beach towels and beach blanket, beach chairs, coolers, large beach umbrellas, etc. We have traveled all over the world - but we love it here!!!

The canal and dock in the back yard will lead you to the beautiful Gulf of Mexico as well as Cabbage Key, Pine Island, Sanibel and Captiva Islands and many other exotic places. There are many types of power boats available for daily or weekly rental from a variety of boat vendors.

Two minutes from Publix Supermarket, Walgreens, McDonalds, banks and other retailers. Four minutes to Cape Harbour 5 Star restaurants and the deep water marina where the big yachts can be viewed. ten minutes to an excellent library, mini Walmart and all kinds of services and retailers.

Thirty minutes to world famous Sanibel and Captiva Islands as well as lively Fort Myers Beach for sun, fun and people watching.

Major league baseball Spring Training for the Boston Red Sox is right here

Keywords: Gourmet Kitchen, luxury linens, HD TVS,

internet, near golf course, private,

fireplace, large pool and deck POWER BOATS AVAILABLE FROM VENDORS

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 27, 2016
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About The Owner

We have run an American/European import company for many years and have had the chance to travel a great deal.

Yet we love spending time right here with the sunny skies, beautiful pool and near the ocean and the world class beaches.

We are animal lovers and do what we can to make their lives better.

The Owner purchased this house in 2010

Why The Owner chose Cape Coral

Cape Coral is easy to reach by air or expressway - it has every outdoor activity we enjoy and we dont have to leave the USA to feel that we are in a tropical location

Key West and Orlando/Disney are actually available as day trips

Fish off the dock or bring your boat and cruise to the Gulf Islands from the back yard dock.

What makes this house unique

My favorite day is a round of golf on the championship layout nearby, a cool dip in the pool and a cold drink watching the sun go down over the pool and the canal. How can you beat that?

Yvonne loves sunning at the beach, picking up a few treasured shells on Sanibel and finding other treasures at the local outlet malls.

Who wouldn't love that?

Guestbook comments from the manager

Hi Jay and Yvonne!

Life here in Cape Coral is just one hardship after another...

The weather is only 83 degrees, the pool is only 85 degrees,

the beds are so comfortable, the kitchen too perfect...

Oh! The trials and tribulations we have to suffer. Simply -

we are in love with your beautiful home!

Ernie went out this morning to his favorite driving range to

try out his new golf clubs and to return the book on tape that we

borrowed for the trip down. We finished it last night while

watching the sun go down on the lanai over the pool and canal.

Just a few things I thought you might like to know:

1 - Your internet is very speedy. I dont know if this is normal

for you, but compared to ours at home it is lightning fast.

2 - Pool heater and solar working in concert are marvelous

and pool is wonderful.

3 - Yvonne...the pots and pans are amazing. They heat up very

fast and we really have to keep an eye on them because they are

so conductive. We are going to buy the same for our home as

soon as we get back.

4 - The baby palms are doing very well and we are watering every

day as promised - they are swaying in the breeze.

Well I've taken up so much of your time but we just wanted you to

know that we are so very happy to be here in your home. The two

of us slept late past 7 AM this morning. This is unheard of for us at home. It must be the fresh air and this incredibly comfortable bed!!!

We so hope to meet you some day when we return to "The Palace"
Jan 2014
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based on 14 traveler reviews

THE PINK PALACE Lovely Privt Pool Home in SW Cape on Gulf Canal by Cape Harbor
average rating of 4.857143 based on 18 reviews

Wonderful Vacation At Your Home-

  • 5 of 5

Jay and Yvonne have a wonderful Cape Coral Home. We truly enjoyed our relaxing stay with little to do other than float in the pool and fish on the dock. The home is close and convenient to everything. Very nice stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice home. Nice people

  • 5 of 5

Very Comfortable. Like being at home back in Chicago. Only difference is a sunny blue sky, 75 degrees and palm trees.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rogers, Arkansas

Loved our stay at the Pink Palace@@

  • 5 of 5

We just got back home from our January stay at Jay & Yvonne's beautiful Pink Palace and miss it already. Great place to stay, centrally located in Cape Coral and handy to all the major sites. Minutes away from Sanibel & Captiva Islands and close to all major restaurants. Close to the Everglades and Miami and only 3 hours from Orlando.

Jay & Yvonne really keep their place in great shape and we loved spending time in the heated pool. Great sunsets since the back faces due west from the pool. You will not find better people to rent from than Jay & Yvonne and they really wanted to make our stay at the Pink Palace enjoyable and they did that for sure. We have already reserved January 2016 and hope this will be a yearly trip for us.

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Love the Pink Palace!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Pink Palace for the month of November 2014. This was our first Florida rental, so we were a little nervous, but Jay & Yvonne were so nice, and everything went smoothly. The home was just as beautiful as the photos, however we were still in awe when we walked in the front door! We fell in love with the home immediately! Tastefully decorated, comfy furniture, and well equipped with dishes, appliances, linens etc. We enjoyed the pool every day, fished from the dock, and spent a day at Sanibel Island. We golfed a few times, and did lots of shopping. There are lots of great restaurants within a 15 minute drive (watch the paper for coupons & specials). Of course, we also enjoyed barbecuing our own dinners at the house. Jay & Yvonne are great hosts, very accommodating! Thanks for a wonderful month!

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Walker, Michigan

Another Wonderful Month in The Pink Palace

  • 5 of 5

Our third month-long stay at The Pink Palace proved to be even more enjoyable than the previous two. The weather was delightful and the amenities offered by the house enhanced our experience of the Cape Coral area. The layout is ideal for our purposes, and the pool is always a major factor. We found more interesting things to do and restaurants we can recommend. Owners Jay and Yvonne were great to work with, as usual. We are already looking forward to returning to our "home away from home" in 2015!

  • Submitted: Nov 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Columbia, SC

We had a great time at the Pink Palace!

  • 5 of 5

The Pink Palace was everything it was advertised to be! House was spotless, the pool was fabulous, and the location couldn't be better. Perfect getaway week with "the gals". Thanks, Jay and Yvonne, for your hospitality and a grand vacation.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2013
  • Stayed: Nov 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We have been blessed with wonderful guests ever since we listed "The Pink Palace" on VRBO. We appreciate their patronage and all the kind comments that they have submitted. We only hope that Kelly - like many of our other guests - will find the time to return and enjoy all that Cape Coral and the surrounding area has to offer. Jay and Yvonne Monaghan
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Fort Myers Airport RSW
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Elegant Sports Bar and great Pizza
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
to Key West
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Cape Coral CC
Nearest Motorway
14 Miles
Interstate 75
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
Italian, McD, Pizza, Rumrunners, Lobster Lady, etc
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Cape Coral Beach and Yacht Club

This area is a home of Major League baseball Spring Training sites and has one of the worlds most impressive nature conservancy and trails on Sanibel. The incredible Everglades - one of the most amazing sites in the world are available for exploration with professional guides. Southwest Florida has it all for adults, kids, families and corporate outings. COME ON DOWN!


Rates & Availability

Pelican House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 18 2016 - Nov 30 2016
7 night minimum stay
December 2016
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
Jan 1 2017 - Jan 31 2017
30 night minimum stay
Feb 1 2017 - Feb 28 2017
27 night minimum stay
Mar 1 2017 - Mar 31 2017
31 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jun 3 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
special week
Sep 9 2017 - Sep 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Utilities minimum $100 + Tax
Pet Fee $100
rates vary w/guest nmbrs $100 + Tax
Cleaning Fee $150 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

We accept payment through personal check, bank check, international wire or PayPal for out of country payments.
as water and electricity are VERY expensive in Florida. We estimate the usage based on number of days,
number of people and expected temperatures. We are very fair about this - always absorbing some of the
cost ourselves.

Payment can be made by international bank to bank wire transfer, personal check for North American guests,
Bank check or PayPal. Deposit holds the reservation and payment in full is required at least one month before

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Pelican House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 2100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Golf Course Front ...
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking On Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , his n hers sinks, his n hers closets, ceramic tile surfaces
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , outdoor shower , White ceramic tile leads directly to pool and deck shower
  • All bathrooms clean white and bright with celebrity lighting. Master has double sink and walk in shower. Guest bathroom has tub/shower combo and leads directly to pool area and outdoor shower on deck.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Key Lime - 1 double , Generous walk in closet with pool and canal views
    Tiffany Blue - 1 queen , Beautiful water view, Ralph Lauren linens
    Master - 1 king , Large master suite with His & Hers closets and double sinks
  • Master Bedroom has King size bed Lots of room to roam and and luxurious linens. Large ceiling fan provides a gentle breeze Master has bathroom ensuite and his and hers closets. Guest beds are Queen and Double with water views (2) Both have walk in closets and ceiling fans. Generous guest bath is private and leads directly to the pool.
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Large Cooler
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Small Cooler
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Very private on a quiet cul de sac, open field adjacent for pet play, SW exposure for sunsets over pool and canals. 5 minute walk to sports bar, restaurants, pizza, McDonalds, Walgreens, Supermarket. Sunsets are spectacular over pool, canal and swaying royal palms. A very quiet retreat for cocktails, relaxing, dining, conversing and dreaming.

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