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Right Across The Street From The Beach

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Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights


North Island House Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom 3 bath, sleeps up to 12, In ground Heated Pool

Bay view home with in-ground heated pool. Located only 6 blocks from Times Square and very short walk to beach ( Just across the street.). .

Upper: level is 2 bedrooms with 1 bedroom with queen size bed and 1 bedroom with twin beds. Living room has a sleeper sofa.. 2 full bathrooms. Full gourmet island kitchen with everything necessary to cook your family meal. The kitchen in the upper level has been remodeled. New stainless Steel appliances and granite island. Living room with large screen (55') HD TV and Fiber Optic service. Wireless internet. Sunroom with, additional queen sleeper sofa, and deck with full size grill over looking canal in front yard with boat launch, stairs to the in ground pool below.

Lower level with separate entrance has 1 bedroom with queen size bed, bathroom with shower. There is a family room with a large screen TV, sleeper sofa and wireless internet.. There is also an office space with additional trundle daybed., Kitchenette has oven/stove, microwave and refrigerator. An Important note: most of the lower level has internal height of about 6' the minimum clearance below overhead joists is about 5'. The perfect place for all the kids to sleep. The lower level has concrete flooring that is then covered 95% with bright colored area rugs. There is no access from the upstairs to the lower level internally. This was a duplex and is rented as 1 full unit. There are 2 accesses to the lower level 1 from the front and another from the pool area. The lower level is essentially a bonus level. The lower level is essentially a bonus level.

Our children and frequent guests jokingly and fondly refer to the lower level as ' The Hobbit House'. They love the 'cozy' Feel and the kids love having a space to call their 'own'.

The back yard is privacy fenced with the heated pool. Maximum depth of the pool is 6'. There are patio table and chairs and an additional grill. Beach toys, beach chairs and beach umbrella are also available.

Off street parking can accommodate up to 5 cars.

This home is in a quiet family neighborhood. .

Rental requires Saturday to Saturday stays unless otherwise approved by the owner. The island does observe a 10 PM quiet time. We are in a nice family neighborhood. and just across the street from the sugar white beach. During spring break we do require an adult over 31 years old to be staying in the home.

More Details
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair accessible

Kim Beaver
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 21, 2016
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Why Kim Beaver chose Fort Myers Beach

We are centrally located with easy on and off the island. Walk to the beach in minutes. Canal with bay view across the street in the front yard. Fishing and pier less than a mile from the house. Quiet safe neighborhood.

Privacy fenced yard with in ground heated pool.

Brand new kitchen with stainless appliances and granite counters.

3 Bedrooms and 3 bathrooms total

2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms up with new kitchen, living room dining room and sunroom with deck over looking front and back yards.

Lower level has 1 bedroom and full bath, kitchenette, family room and office space. An Important note: most of the lower level has internal height of about 6' the minimum clearance below overhead joists is about 5'-6'. The perfect place for all the kids to sleep and hang out. The lower level is essentially a bonus level.

What makes this house unique

Close enough to the beach to be there in a couple of minutes walk yet in a neighborhood that is quiet, perfect for family's to have the vacation that dreams are made of.

Everything a family needs to enjoy themselves.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Beach House 4 of 5 steve Jan 22, 2014 Bay view home with pool; North Island

"Beach House"

This house was great because of the location to restaurants/bars and the beach access. The pool is very nice. The house was clean. The neighborhood is nice. I would stay at this location again.
Nov 2013
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Right Across The Street From The Beach
average rating of 4.25 based on 19 reviews

Senior spring break trip!

  • 5 of 5

Overall, everything was perfect. The kids loved the basement and got a kick out of the height of the ceiling. We played in the pool every day and only went to the beach one day because the privacy of the pool and the backyard was too awesome. The kitchen was well stocked with absolutely everything you could need for cooking. There were plenty of bath towels, beach towels, beach play toys (boogie boards, etc.), pool chairs and beach chairs for all 12 of us. Kim was absolutely accommodating for all of our needs. She answered all of our questions in a prompt manner. The location to town center and to the grocery store was perfect. Looking forward to seeing the future house! And....I recommend the nachos at La Ola! We ordered the large nachos and the three of us could only finish half of the plate! The plate was as big as the table! Thanks, Kim, for everything.

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dawn Thank you for your kind words. I am truly happy that you and the family had a great time. As soon as I know details of the rebuild I will advise. Hopefully every one has their act together and we start July 1st. You will be one of the first to know. If all goes as planned it will be ready for the next season. Have a great summer and I look forward to seeing you again in the spring. Kim
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Fantastic location, walking distance to our favorite spots.

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay! House is very comfortable with alot of character. Kids loved the pool and the pool decor. Would consider staying here again.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Doug. I am happy you had a good vacation. I am sorry I was not able to meet you and your family. Next year the house will be different. Look for new pictures to come. We are rebuilding and adding a new pool. Should be finished in time for the holidays next year.
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Great location and nice amenities for family groups

  • 4 of 5

The two level "duplex" home is unique, and was well suited for our family. The location is great - close enough to walk to Time Square, but not totally in the middle of the heaviest tourist traffic. An easy walk across the street to the beach, view of the interior canal from the back porch, and an on site pool with privacy fence gave us balanced choices depending on the mood and the weather. The home is not new and/or flashy, but the owners have provided thoughtful amenities that made our stay wonderful. Well equipped kitchen, grill on the deck, floats for the pool, beach towels and chairs, large flat screen TV's and more, provide a great headquarters for our one week vacation with adult children. The low - ceiling finished lower level was ideal for our oldest son and his wife, since it has a bedroom, and living space, including kitchenette, that gave them their own apartment within the larger unit. Tall folk will find the lower level challenging. Overall a great experience, and pleasant owner that was happy to assist with any questions.

  • Submitted: Dec 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thomas I am happy you and the family had a great vacation. I am sorry I was not able to meet everyone. Look for some changes to come to the house for next season. We will be rebuilding, adding a new pool and many amenities. Look for new pictures toward the end of summer. It should be done just in time for the Holidays 2016.
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Crestview Hills, KY

Great Family Vacation Home

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful spot for your famy vacation! Close to everything. Plenty of room for adults and children. Beautiful pool area. Everything you need for your relaxing week. Love the drink drawer in the upstairs refrigerator. Thank you again!

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Julie We are so happy that you had a great vacation and enjoyed our home. Let us kow when you are returning and we will be happy to accomodate you and the family. Also we offer a discount to repeat visitors. Have a great rest of summer. Kim
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miami, fl

Good vacations

  • 4 of 5

Very good for large families.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Location!

  • 5 of 5

Our family rented the property for Spring Break and had a wonderful time! The location is ideal for families. Everything was in walking distance and there is something for everyone to do! The owner was a pleasure to work with and very attentive. She provided information about the island, restaurants, various coupons, and was available for any questions or needs. The house was very well equipped! Our family was so comfortable and would certainly rent the property again!

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Brittany We are so happy that you had a great vacation. Thank you for your kind words. We would love to have you back anytime. Kim
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Cabana's and Hoosier's in Paradise
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Terra Nostra
Nearest Beach
Fort Myers Beach
Car: not necessary

Only 6 blocks from Times Square shopping district, near Diamondhead Resort and very short walk across Estero Blvd to our beautiful sugar-sand beach. A public boat ramp is right across the street. Easy access on and off the island. Many restaurants are within easy walking distance. Trolley stop is next door and room for 4 to 6 cars in the driveway. Bike/scooter rental next door. Close to Jungle Golf, Smugglers Golf, Zoomers Amusement Park, Lovers Key State Park, Pirate cruise, Calusa Blueway kayak/boating trail, Estero Bay Preserve, New expanded library. We are across the street from Diamondhead Resort and spa.


Rates & Availability

North Island House Rental Rates

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Winter / Spring 2017
Nov 5 2016 - Apr 22 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Notes: Rates are based on 10 guests; add $35 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Pet Fee $500 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $99
Tax Rate 11.0%

During peak season Saturday to Saturday stay unless approved in advance by owner. There must be an adult 30+ staying on the premises.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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North Island House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , lower level
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Additional sleeping availble in queen size sleep sofas. There are a total of 4 sleep sofa in the home.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
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