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5 StarTropical Cottage, minutes to beach, pet friendly,10% OFF new booking 2017

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

Description

Sanibel Island House Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom

Christmas special10% off on new bookings for April 2, 2017 through November 30, 2017

Surround yourself with sunshine, seclusion and the sound of the sea.

This lovely, cheerful 2 bedroom 2 bath cottage has old Florida Charm ...and is newly updated.

Situated on a private, sleepy lane it is only a 2 to 3 minute walk to the beach. The Cottage has all the amenities of home WiFi, 3 TV's, DVR, washer and dryer, granite kitchen and dishwasher. Wake to the sound of the waves breaking, perhaps a visit from an Egret, Heron or Ibis all while enjoying fresh brewed coffee on the privacy of your own sunny deck.

This Sunny Shell Basket cottage is one of the very few homes that can rent for less than a full week on Sanibel Island. Comfortable, charming and cozy…not your typical vacation rental. For those who are looking to get away, enjoy each other, your family, nature, and the serenity… stay at Sunny Shell Basket Cottage.

Why choose this BRIGHT, CHEERY and UPLIFTING rental!!

1) Walk to the beach in less then 3 minutes

2) Free standing home no Condo

3) Park right next to your front door

4) Short bike/car ride to many restaurants

5) Umbrellas, chairs and towels

6) Netflix

7) Wi fi

8) Gas grill with gas

9) HD TV

10) Well stocked kitchen

11) all 5 STAR reviews

12) Perfect location

13) Did I mention BRIGHT, CHEERY and UPLIFTING!!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Leslie & Jim
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 7, 2016
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Why Leslie & Jim chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

We started renting this lovely cottage in 1985...fell in love with the cottage and Sanibel and in 1993 when it came available to purchase we didn't hesitate.

It has always represented freedom, peace and a real vacation to us.

What makes this house unique

Every morning and evening we would take the short walk to the beach and totally feel revived and relaxed. Loved the southern exposure and big sliding patio doors that would always allow the cottage to be bright and cheery. This place will up lift any spirit. Perfect!

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(66 traveler reviews)

5 StarTropical Cottage, minutes to beach, pet friendly,10% OFF new booking 2017
average rating of 5.0 based on 66 reviews
5

Coziness!

  • 5 of 5

Yes, a very nice and cozy cottage, that let's you walk to the beach in 5 minutes! And not enough nice things to say about the owners. Wish they were our neighbors!

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Home Away from Home!

  • 5 of 5

This is just an amazing place to stay. So clean and homey! My Husband, myself, and our dog have found our new vacation spot! Thank you for Leslie and Jim for making this place feel like home with all the extras! We loved the bikes. We hope to see you guys next year! Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful beach cottage

  • 5 of 5

This is wonderful. Everything they said is true. 2 minute walk to beach, privacy, and the pictures don't do justice to the real thing. Love it and will return!!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the nice review. It was great to meet you and would welcome you back anytime. So glad you enjoyed your stay at our cottage!
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The property was clean and well maintained. Everything worked as it should.

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was very nice and clean. All the appliances and tvs were in top shape and shampoo, laundry detergent as well as insect repellent (which we did not need) and suntan oil were provided. It was a short walk to the beach through an adjoining property. The owners, Leslie and Jim, are very considerate and conscientious. They even offered to let us stay an extra day or two at no charge when hurricane Matthew was threatening on our departure day. The only other thing I wish this property offered would be a covered place to park, as our car got very hot sitting in the sun. I would definitely recommend this property to anyone staying who does not require a beach view.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the nice review. It was a pleasure to meet you and you would be welcome back any time.
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VERY CLEAN AND COZY - GREAT PROPERTY OWNERS

  • 5 of 5

FIRST TIME WE RENTED A HOUSE TO STAY AND GLAD WE DID. IT FELT LIKE HOME. PROPERTY OWNERS EXTREMELY HELPFUL AND FRIENDLY. THEY PROVIDED ALL NECESSARY ITEMS FOR COOKING, ETC. VERY CLEAN, BEDS COMFORTABLE. THEY PROVIDED GAMES, SHAMPOOS, SOAP, LOTS OF TOWELS, BEACH ITEMS, SPICES, WASHER /DRYER DETERGENT. CABLE TVS IN EACH BEDROOM AND LIVING ROOM. WIFI, ETC. EVERYTHING TO MAKE YOU FEEL LIKE YOU WERE HOME. HAD A VERY FRIENDLY AND COZY BEACH APPEAL. WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND STAYING HERE. ALTHOUGH THERE WASN'T A POOL, IT WAS WALKING DISTANCE TO THE BEACH WHICH WAS VERY PRIVATE. IF YOU WANT TO JUST KICK BACK AND RELAX, THIS IS THE PLACE TO RENT. PLENTY OF ROOM FOR 4 ADULTS AND PRICE VERY REASONABLE. NEARBY SHOPPING AVAILABLE FOR GROCERIES, ETC. WE COOKED IN MOST OF THE TIME. THEY ALSO PROVIDED A GRILL.

WOULD HIGHLY RECOMEND STAYING HERE.

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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A wonderful time

  • 5 of 5

We had a terrific time at the cottage. Charming and sunny, it's just a few minute walk from the water. Sanibel is lovely to explore.

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Southwest Florida International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Tiki Bar
Nearest Golf
0.4 Miles
Beach View
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Star Fish
Nearest Beach
300 Metres
White Sands of Gulf of Mexico
Car: recommended

Lovely Cottage/home on quite private lane with short walk to beach, bars and restaurants.

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Rates & Availability

Sanibel Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Pre High season 2016
Nov 27 2016 - Dec 18 2016
5 night minimum stay
$1,250
 
 
Holidays 2016
Dec 19 2016 - Dec 31 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,400
 
 
January 2017
Jan 1 2017 - Jan 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
 
High Season 2017
Feb 1 2017 - Apr 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,400
 
 
April
Apr 3 2017 - Apr 17 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
 
 
Spring, Summer, Fall 2017
Apr 18 2017 - Nov 17 2017
5 night minimum stay
$179
$1,250
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$1,250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $100 + Tax
Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning $75 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Policies :
Rates are based on 4 persons.
No smoking
No RV's, boats
No parties
60 day notice for refund
$250 REFUNDABLE security deposit
$75 cleaning fee
$100 pet fee
Check out 10 am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Sanibel Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 900 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , with Flat screen TV
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , with flat screen TV
  • Futon in living room that opens to bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Check out is 10 AM

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