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Captiva Island

MANATEE COVE Private Dock

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5 bedrooms
5 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
This unique luxury 5300 sq.ft recently completely remodelled home is nestled on an acre of tropical charm with a 450 foot sandy driveway. Check out the video of the interior embedded after the second photo. The private deeded beach access is almost directly across the road ( more information below ) . On the pool side of the house there's a private dock on Roosevelt Channel which leads you on the left to Jensens and Pine Island Sound and on the right to Blind Pass ( Sanibel / Captiva bridge ) and The Gulf of Mexico. This makes it a very unique location and an excellent place for fishing , kayaking , canoeing and of course boating . Right in front of you is Buck Key Island Wild Life Sanctuary . This unique home , full of character and style is truly a refuge and a retreat for the bo...This unique luxury 5300 sq.ft recently completely remodelled home is nestled on an acre of tropical charm with a 450 foot sandy driveway. Check out the video of the interior embedded after the second photo. The private deeded beach access is almost directly across the road ( more information below ) . On the pool side of the house there's a private dock on Roosevelt Channel which leads you on the left to Jensens and Pine Island Sound and on the right to Blind Pass ( Sanibel / Captiva bridge ) and The Gulf of Mexico. This makes it a very unique location and an excellent place for fishing , kayaking , canoeing and of course boating . Right in front of you is Buck Key Island Wild Life Sanctuary . This unique home , full of character and style is truly a refuge and a retreat for the body , mind and soul. Manatee Cove is a large luxury waterfront home with its own dock .This spacious , traditional island style home has a heated pool which is surrounded by a tiled patio and a safety / privacy fence. This charming Captiva style home has 5 bedrooms (1 king , 2 queens , 4 twins ) and 5 full bathrooms . The main living area has a double height vaulted ceiling with an internal balcony , the large living area has hide away sliding glass doors which opens onto a large balcony with a breath taking view of Roosevelt Channel . The ground floor has a large '' chill out '' den opening directly onto the pool area with a separate kitchen. The '' upstairs / downstairs '' affect gives a great sense of space and '' time out '' . The kids love it. You have your own private deeded beach access , exclusively for Manatee Cove Guests. This beautiful leafy ,tropical pathway adds charm as you walk onto one of the best beaches in America as voted by Fodors . Beach trolley ,mobile chill box , beach chairs , beach towels and toys provided. Paul and Fransi the property caretakers are always available to help and assist you. Captiva Island is a narrow island with the gulf on one side and the bay on the other side , it is joined to the mainland by a 3 mile bridge at The Sanibel Causeway.. Captiva is a unique destination and forbids the big multiples , all of the shops and restaurants are owner run, giving a very low key, easygoing, personal and friendly atmosphere to the island. There are 3 golf courses the Captiva Island n Sanibel Island , The Dunes ,Beachview ,and The Sanctuary. There are cycle lanes absolutely everywhere. Crime does not exist. A great place for kids . Over half the island is a nature reserve and you can drive, cycle or canoe through most of it. The famous Florida Everglades are just an hour and s half away. Keywords: Secluded Unique Bay Front Luxury Home with boat dock , heated pool, 5300 sq. ft. , water views and balconies from most rooms , traditional Captiva island design. Long sandy driveway. Private. . PLEASE NOTE . One pet dog is very welcome . Fee $400 .Unfortunately cats are not allowed. Pet cleanup after checkout will be deducted from your damage deposit by the amount charged by the cleaners. The cancellation policy is simple. .If you cancel within 2 weeks of booking you get an instant no quibble refund. .If you cancel after 2 weeks and I can rerent the property you get a refund less $ 300 administration fee. .If you cancel after you pay the balance and I can rerent the property you get a full refund less a $500 administration fee . It’s always advisable to buy cancellation insurance if possible . . It's always advisable to buy cancellation insurance if possible . Please note, all rentals are weekly , Saturday to Saturday. More
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About the Owner
michael o
Languages spoken:German, Norwegian, Finnish, Russian, Swedish, English, Italian, French, Spanish, Dutch
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2006
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I can send you videos and a 3D walk through upon request.
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Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the home. Very well maintained Suitable for large family or multiple small families. On site manager very easy to work with and very helpful. Pool was great. Fishing off the dock was fun. Easy walk to the beach Only unfortunate experiences was the no...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank Jean C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Had a fantastic holiday at Manatee Cove April 2017. The house feels very homely and is tastefully and comfortably furnished and equipped - including beach wagon and cooler. Plenty of space for our family group (4 adults and 2 kids) and there were 2 unused...More

Date of stay: April 2017
2  Thank T9332YRjohnd
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

This is a remarkable rental property...spacious, elegant comfortable, secluded, well-managed, consumer-friendly and it even allows you to bring Bowser! The distance from Captiva Drive is a God-send, especially in the A.M. when the garbage trucks roll in. It sits right on the Roosevelt Channel and...More

Date of stay: February 2017
4  Thank Peter P
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Air Conditioning
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
A Winter Sun Getaway
TV
Rural/Countryside Retreats
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Internet Access
VCR
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Grill
Private Fishing Lake/River
Fishing Nearby
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
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Does this rental provide access to a beach?YesNoUnsure
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How to get there
Fort Myers airport is 60 mins from Sanibel. Orlando is 3.5 hours Miami 3 hours Ft.Lauderdale 2.5 hours. Delta,Continental, American Airlines, US Airways, Southwest, Jetblue similar to ryanair fly from the major east coast cities direct to Ft.Myers from all major US cities.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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