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Sanibel Island Gulf-Front Luxury Penthouse at Pointe Santo

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 - 8 nights


Minimum Stay
7 - 8 nights


Sanibel Island Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms (2+2), Convertible Sofa (2), 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6

Welcome to Sanibel Island and Pointe Santo de Sanibel, the top-rated complex on Sanibel, and ''Our Sanibel Penthouse'' unit D43. Walk miles of unspoiled beaches covered with exotic shells; Sanibel is the shelling capital of the world. Swim in the crystal clear waters of the Gulf of Mexico, go in the pool or Jacuzzi, or just lounge on the white sand beach. Pointe Santo is a beautiful 142 unit Gulf-front right-on-the-beach premium complex located on West Gulf Drive. It's rated as the top complex on Sanibel, and Sanibel was voted the number one beach vacation destination in Florida - number 4 in the U.S.! Come and experience Sanibel Island vacationing at its finest!

This premium 1,300 sq.ft. two bedroom, two bath fourth-floor Penthouse unit offers spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico and the lush, tropical landscaping that surrounds the complex. One of the few units with three full cable-service High Definition flat-screen TVs - two with HBO.

Your Amenities At Penthouse D43: Sit on your own private roof-top Sundeck or the screened Lanai and enjoy the gorgeous Gulf view! There is access to the Lanai through sliding glass doors from the living room and the master bedroom, and a circular stairway from the Lanai leads up to your roof-top Sundeck. It sleeps six comfortably (King Master BR; Double and Twin Guest BR; Queen sofa bed). Unit D43 was completely renovated (to the bare walls!); was beautifully redecorated and has all the amenities to make your stay comfortable. It has an elevator from your reserved parking spot to your fourth floor Penthouse unit. It's fully air conditioned. Weekday free supervised children's activity program.

It has three large Flat-Screen HDTV's with full new 400-channels-plus HD Digital Cable & HBO in both the Living Room and Master Bedroom, and digital-cable color flat-screen TV in the guest bedroom. New side-by-side Refrigerator & Master King mattress. Free Wi-Fi Internet (version-N) access; Clubhouse Ethernet & printer connections

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  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Francis Gicca
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
October 7, 2016

About Francis Gicca

We're Frank and Joan Gicca. Our year-round home is in New England, but we decided we had to have a home in Sanibel.

Francis Gicca purchased this condo in 1998

Why Francis Gicca chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Sanibel is a lovely and special place - the number one beach destination in the United States. When we first saw it, we knew we had to have a home here!


based on 5 traveler reviews

Sanibel Island Gulf-Front Luxury Penthouse at Pointe Santo
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews

Wonderful Place to Stay! :)

  • 5 of 5

We had a fabulous week at this condo. It had everything you could possibly need for a comfortable stay at this wonderful complex. The beach was beautiful, the grounds were lovely and we enjoyed the pool every day. Other visitors and staff were very pleasant and we truly felt at home. The rooftop deck was wonderful for morning coffee and star gazing at night. The owner, Frank, was a pleasure to deal with and check-in at Sanibel Holiday was a breeze. We would definitely rent again and would recommend to our friends. Thank you for sharing your wonderful condo! :)

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Saranac Lake, NY


  • 5 of 5

Can't say anything but good things about this place. The condo is nicely decorated and very clean. Loved everything about the place. The rooftop deck was very private and had such a beautiful view. Thanks for a wonderful stay. Hope to visit again someday.

  • Submitted: May 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fort Wayne, IN


  • 5 of 5

The condo was beautiful and had all of the comforts of home! Making our travel arrangements with Frank was a dream! He was always SO kind and quick to respond! You can look around and find other condos on Sanibel that are MUCH LESS DESIRABLE for hundreds, if not a thousand dollars more! Not only was the Penthouse condo amazing, but the beach was one of the nicest I've seen!

Thanks for such an amazing vacation experience, Frank! Our family hopes to vacation there again soon!!!

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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K. Walsh, Milton MA

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a week in Sanibel. The condo was absolutely perfect. So clean and had all the amenities we were looking for. Travelling with a 1 year old and my husband and mother and we were all very impressed with this unit. Loved the rooftop sundeck and the view from the condo was beautiful. It was a perfect location for travelling with an infant who can't spend too much time at the beach but with this location we could just walk 5 minutes to the beach and return to condo if it got too hot or baby needed changing. Rented crib and high chair from island rentals and it was there and set up upon arrival. Loved the washer/dryer in unit. We are already looking forward to returning and staying in Pointe Santo again!

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2011
  • Stayed: Apr 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bill and Kay

  • 5 of 5

By far the best equipped condo we have rented. The kitchen in particular makes cooking hassle free. Some of the other outstanding features are fast reliable wi-fi and the upper “sun” deck which is also great for viewing the night sky and wildlife in the lagoon. We hope to return next year.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2011
  • Stayed: Jan 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Car: recommended

Other Activities: shopping, kayaking, shelling, shuffleboard, boating, wildlife viewing, miniature golf


Rates & Availability

Sanibel Island Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Low-Season 1-2016
Apr 2 2016 - Nov 18 2016
7 night minimum stay
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 25 2016
7 night minimum stay
Low-Season 2-2016
Nov 26 2016 - Dec 16 2016
7 night minimum stay
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 6 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jan 7 2017 - Jan 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
Jan 28 2017 - Apr 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 22 2017
8 night minimum stay
Flat fee
Apr 22 2017 - Nov 17 2017
7 night minimum stay
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
Low-Season-2 2017
Nov 25 2017 - Dec 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
Xmas-New Years-2017
Dec 23 2017 - Jan 5 2018
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $0
Tax Rate 11.0%

$38,85 booking fee + 20% of Rate due to our Sanibel Agent by credit card to complete reservation;
Balance by check due to Agent by 45 days before arrival -- all charges included in quoted Rates (plus tax)
Optional damage protection and trip insurance.

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Sanibel Island Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1300 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Romantic
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Private Bath - toilet , shower , w. Dressing Area
    Main Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , w.Door to Guest BR
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king , Pillow-top Mattress
    Guest Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Double + Single
    Living Room - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sofa Bed
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Crow's Nest
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • Walkway to Water
  • Wood Deck
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Complimentary supervised weekday children's activity and arts-&-crafts program, World famous Ding Darling Federal Wild Life Bird Sanctuary, Global destination for Sea Shell collectors. BIG ARTS Theatres present name performers, musicians, dancers, HD videos.

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