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Immaculate & Spacious Direct Access Waterfront Home With Heated Pool & Spa

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Free Wifi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Private Pool
  • Hot Tub


About the property

4 Bdrm/3 Bath, SW Facing, Heated Pool/spa, Open Plan, Direct Access

Chasing The Sun is an airy and immaculate luxury 4-bedroom, 3-bath waterfront Marco Island getaway home ideal for families and executives.

This newly updated, fully furnished, tastefully decorated and freshly landscaped 2,540 sq. Ft. 1-story home is nestled in a tranquil cul-de-sac. It's the perfect place to relax and enjoy florida’s nearly 365 days of sun!

Its spacious, open floor plan boasts 12-ft. Ceilings and a bright and sunny southwest-facing living area. Pocket doors invite the outdoors in, opening to a fully covered lanai lounge area with gas grill, heated screened-in pool and 6-person spa. For your safety, all doors leading to lanai, pool & spa chime when opened.

The master bedroom suite features canal views and a king-sized poster bed, sitting area, oversize walk-in closet and french doors leading to the lanai and pool. Its large en suite private bathroom has his- and her-vanities, soaking tub and separate walk-in shower.

The second bedroom has a queen-sized bed with a lovely bay window with seating area. The third bedroom has a double and a twin bed, and the fourth bedroom doubles as a den with a comfortable queen-size pull-out sofa bed and closet.

Two bathrooms (not including the master) provide additional convenience: one has a stand-up shower and a door that leads directly to the lanai and pool/spa area, while the other has a combination tub and shower.

When you're ready to step outside, take a dip in the heated pool, unwind in the hot tub, or cast a line with provided fishing gear right off the private dock outfitted with two boat lifts (6,000 lb. And 12,000 lb.) on a direct access canal that leads to the nearby gulf of mexico.

The fully-equipped and beautifully appointed eat-in gourmet kitchen with granite countertops is a great place to gather at mealtimes. It has ample seating for 6 at the table and 4 at the center island, overlooking the pool and canal. An upscale folding table is available, if you need to seat a few more people.

Wash the sand off your clothes in the fully enclosed laundry room with brand-new washer/dryer and utility sink.

Whether working or entertaining, you’ll find free wifi throughout, plus flat screen hdtvs in the family room and all bedrooms. A universal remote controls the bluetooth-compatible bluray dvd-cd player, media package including digital cable with 300 tv and music channels. The home is also stocked with plenty of blurays and dvds for all ages.

Limitless outdoor recreation options include the 7-mile white sand beach just a short distance away. Take your pick from the many local waterside restaurants for lunch or dinner or take a 15-minute drive to downtown naples, where world-class shopping and dining await.

A few highlights:

– less than 1 hour from SW Florida Int'l Airport

– two-car attached garage

– heated pool & spa with pool toys, light for night use

– high thread-count egyptian linens and towels (including large beach towels) provided

– beach buggy, 2 coolers, 4 backpack beach chairs, 2 sand chairs, 4 beach mats, & beach umbrella

– pack & play and high chair for infant/toddler

– central air-conditioning

– ceiling fans throughout

– doors to lanai, pool & spa area chime when opened

– bathroom with shower and walkout entrance to lanai

– indoor surround sound, poolside stereo

– numerous local amenities and services

– nearby boat, jet ski and bike rentals

– several nearby churches and synagogues

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 29, 2017

Why Janice chose Florida South Gulf Coast

Our family has traveled the world. We spent 20 years searching from Hawaii to South Africa for a waterfront vacation home and finally found the perfect location.

For a sunny getaway, the Gulf Coast and Marco Island have it all: year-round gorgeous weather plus great beaches, fishing, dining and shopping. With easy access by car, boat or plane, our home is spacious enough for a large family gathering, yet it's also an ideal place for an intimate getaway!

We live in Central Iowa, where the winters are long and bleak. Chasing The Sun is our haven, and we invite you to share this experience!

What makes this house unique

Southwest facing waterfront property with direct access

to canal leading to Gulf of Mexico. Covered lanai with outdoor seating and dining areas and heated screened-in pool and spa. Pocket doors open off the main living areas to lanai. With a private, tranquil setting and open plan layout it's ideal for entertaining and comfortably sleeps 9 (in beds).

Beautifully appointed gourmet kitchen with seating for 10. Cordless phone and HDTVs in family room and 3 bedrooms, surround sound indoors, outdoor pool stereo.

Access to daytime recreation and nightlife.


Marco Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Waterfront ...
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , tub , shower , Dual vanities, walk in shower, soaking tub, private toilet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , This bath is just off Queen Bedroom
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Shared bath from hallway and pool area / lanai
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom Suite - 1 king , Beautifully decorated Suite with Lanai access
    Queen Bedroom - 1 queen , Large sitting area/Closet and TV - Full bath at entrance
    Double Bedroom - 1 double , 1 twin/ single , Large closet/flatscreen TV/ Canal View
    Bedroom/Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen Sleep sofa, closet, drawers
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • skiing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Immaculate & Spacious Direct Access Waterfront Home With Heated Pool & Spa
average rating of 4.9 based on 10 reviews

Absolutely beautiful home perfect location to get around to all the activities very clean love the s

  • 5 of 5

The owners of the home were great to work with, very pleasant people. the home was perfect had everything you needed, close to shopping all the activities that we encountered. I would strongly recommend this home to anybody else out there.

  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Chasing the Sun

  • 4 of 5

Great stay.

  • Submitted: Mar 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay at Chasing the Sun!!

  • 5 of 5

The property exceeded our expectations. Everything down to all the small details. It was a wonderful week. I would highly recommend anybody to this property. The owners and property managers were very helpful and personable.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rice Lake, Wisconsin, USA

Wonderful Property

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time staying at your home. What a great location for a family get together. The kids would have slept in the pool if we would have let them. Your home was better that advertised. We were impressed by the cleanliness and size of the home. We had 10 total with 4 children, ages 10-13. We have been to Marco before and would not hesitate to rent this home again in the future. Thanks again!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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East Hampstead

Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at your beautiful home on Marco Island. The house was perfect and included everything we needed to make us feel right at home. We all enjoyed the pool and hot tub and sitting outside in the screened in patio every evening. The fishing poles came in handy, the kids fished everyday. Everything about the vacation was fabulous. beach, para sailing, everglades tour, bike rentals and boat rentals. We will certainly be returning and we would defiantly stay at your property again. Thanks for helping us create great memories.

  • Submitted: Jan 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Outstanding Property

  • 5 of 5

My family and I (4 people total) stayed at this outstanding property during the 2nd week of June 2014 and we couldn't be happier with our stay.

We were greeted by Bill & his wife Carol immediately upon pulling up to the property and they walked us thru everything and answered all our questions.

The house and amentities itself were fabulous. It was extremely clean, well-kept and everything worked great. They even have fishing poles to fish off the dock and a great beach buggy with umbrella, chairs, boogy boards and all the other necessities for the beach.

It is located in a great, quiet location, and is just a few minutes drive from both Tigertail and South Marco beaches.

I highly recommend this property to anyone looking for a warm and relaxing location in a great, reasonably priced property.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
46 Miles
Southwest Florida International (RSW)
Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Nearest Ferry
2.5 Miles
Key West Express
Nearest Golf
3.5 Miles
Hammock Bay Golf & Country Club (At Marriott)
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Nearest Beach
3 Miles
Tigertail Beach
Car: recommended

Marco Island is the largest of Florida's Ten Thousand Islands, located on the Gulf of Mexico in Southwest Florida. It has been described as magical, mystical and alluring. The attraction is tropical sun-washed white sand beaches and a casual easy paced lifestyle. Sunshine, frolicking dolphins, and all of the water and sun sports that go with the beaches are available for your pleasure.

The restaurants will delight your taste buds with fresh seafood and their wonderful island creations. Explore the wilderness of the Ten Thousand Islands by land, boat or air. Enjoy superb fishing and abundant wildlife.


Rates & Availability

Marco Island House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $185
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Owner will consider less than 7 night minimum stay and offers discounting for long term rental.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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