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RELAXING NEAR BEACH HOME WITH SECLUDED PRIVATE POOL AND LOTS OF AMENITIES

Dan Miller

Advertiser since: 2003
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People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Calendar last updated:
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RELAXING NEAR BEACH HOME WITH SECLUDED PRIVATE POOL AND LOTS OF AMENITIES

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Captiva Island - Millertime Villa

3 bedrooms, 2 baths, sleeps eight

It's always 'Millertime' at our relaxing home on beautiful Captiva Island situated on a secluded lot with your own private pool. Miles of white sand beaches on the Gulf are just a two doors away. This home is also located in the heart of Captiva's charming Village area with its quaint shops, galleries and fine dining. This is truly a place to come and get away from it all. Bring your laptop...we have wireless high speed Internet Access.

The interior has been upgraded with all new carpet, tile, paint and furniture that gives the home a decidedly 'island' look.

The living room with cathedral ceiling has a sleeper sofa and new entertainment center with 36' cable TV, VCR/DVD and stereo. Two sets of double sliding glass doors lead to a large screened lanai adjacent to the pool. The lanai has plenty of seating and a set of table and chairs for additional dining space. The heated pool is in a large screened area and is very private with tropical vegetation surrounding it.

The large master bed with king size bed is equipped with cable TV/VCR, a private bath and sliding doors that lead to a patio area.

The second bedroom has a queen size bed, cable TV/VCR and sliding glass doors overlooking the pool.

The third bedroom has two twin beds, plenty of closet space and cable TV/VCR.

A modern, fully equipped kitchen and dining area is open to the living room and has everything needed to prepare snacks to complete meals, including refrigerator, stove, microwave and dishwasher. A gas grill located on the porch deck is available for grilling steaks or your own catch of fish from the Gulf.

Your vacation home and pool area are surrounded by colorful tropical Palm trees, flowering shrubs and even a Key Lime tree. The Gulf beach with some of the best shelling in the world and spectacular sunsets is a two minute walk to the West.

A short walk to the East will bring you to a marina on the bay side of the island where you can rent a boat or just watch the manatees lounging around the docks.

Boat and jet ski rentals are available at the beach as is parasailing. Two 18 hole golf courses, The Dunes and Beachview are 20 minutes away on Sanibel Island. The Captiva Library is right next door and has books, CDs, videos and computers available to guests.

What we like about Captiva is what you wont find there, like high rise condos/hotels, fast-food restaurants and busy shopping centers. It's just an unspoiled tropical island where you can relax and get away from it all.

BR B Amenities: /B BR Other amenities include private heated pool, beach chairs, central air conditioning, ceiling fans throughout, and laundry area with washer and dryer. Wireless High Speed Internet Access provided at no charge.

BR B Activities: /B BR Swimming, boating, jet ski, kayak rentals, windsurfing, fishing.

Close to library, 2 min walk to Gulf beach and area shops/restaurants. Ding Darling National Wildlife refuge on nearby Sanibel

BR B Area: /B BR Two minute walk to Gulf Beach; five minutes to Captiva shops and restaurants. Beaches are newly renourished and always uncrowded with lots of natural beauty.

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Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Dan Miller (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2003
Call Owner
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Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
24 February, 2015

About Dan Miller

We have now owned and managed our vacation rental home on Captiva Island for ten years. We operate Millertime Villa as a business and our main focus is providing a comfortable, clean home with lots of amenities so that our guests will have a memorable, relaxing Captiva Island vacation. Many of our guests return year after year. We live in SW Iowa and personally inspect (and enjoy!) our home at least four times a year.

Dan Miller purchased this house in 2003

Why Dan Miller chose Captiva Island

Captiva Island provides a year round world class vacation destination that is hard to find anywhere. As a rental unit the location provides the opportunity to stay fully booked throughout the year.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"This home is so wonderful we just got back from a week and wished we had booked two! The pictures do not do it justice. The location is absolutely perfect, beach was a minute away and the Mucky Duck a short walk (maybe 5 minutes tops) on the beach, same to downtown. We have two toddlers and the home was set up really great for them and pool has a very secure gate that allowed us to let them play on the lanai without us worring they would get into the pool area! The house itself is beautifully decorated and the layout is so spacious it really lends itself to relaxing dinners or cocktails with a few friends - with plenty of space for the kids to keep them occupied but within earshot. We very highly recommend "Millertime" for a great vacation spot! The Power Family"
Feb 2004
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People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Prior to paying a reservation deposit, always verify payment instructions by calling the number on this listing.
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Reviews

4.9
based on 12 holidaymaker reviews

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Relaxing Near Beach Home with secluded private pool and lots of amenities
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 13 reviews
Cheltenham UK
5

Fantastic Family Holiday at' Millertime' Captiva

  • 5 of 5

This property was perfect for our family holiday and was just as advertised on the Owners website.Everything very clean and well maintained . Fabulous location - a 2 minute walk to the beach , where we spotted Dolphins; Pelicans; Herons and Osprey daily . A 4minute walk in the other direction led to the wharf with good fishing trips and plenty of Manatee alsovery close to to the charming Chapel by the sea where we attended a magical Carol service . Local shops and restaurants a few minutes walk away . Dan the owner was extremely helpful prior to our arrival and accomodated all of the requests that we made. The layout of the house was great and ideal for our 4year old grandson who has physical disabilities - many thanks to Dan for arranging the pool to be so warm - Jack loved it ! .Would definitely recommend the property to a friend.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 7, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
5

We had a wonderful three generation stay.

  • 5 of 5

We recently spent a week in Millertime with our son, daughter-in-law and their children ages one and five. We made great use of the excellent facilities, swimming in the pool virtually every day and barbecuing, and eating in the lanai. We appreciated the proximity to the beach and spent several hours each day there as well. The one-floor lay-out is practica andl very comfortable at the same time. We feel that owners have done everything possible to create a wonderful vacation home and we wouldn't hesitate to stay there again on our next trip to Captiva.

Larry and Paula Spector

  • Review Submitted: Feb 1, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
4

Millertime

  • 4 of 5

Great outdoors spaces for swimming, eating, private and quiet. Adequate space for our family, nice kitchen-well-supplied...our disappointments were the master suite bathroom which was very small and dark, and no Hi-def TV/minimal cable channels for rainy days and those who don't "do" sun.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Tennessee
5

Great location - perfect for family vacation!!

  • 5 of 5

This property was perfect for my family (husband, 9 & 5 year old children). We were looking for a relaxing vacation and found the perfect spot! The beach was very private with plenty of space for the kids to run and play. The beaches on the island are lined with private homes and a couple of condos, it is not commercialized and there aren't rows of side by side beach chairs. Plenty of space for the kids to run and play, several yards of open space between the families who were on the beach. The walk to the beach is very minimal and through what my kids called the tropical jungle. The cart is easy to push/pull on sand and held all the chairs, towels, cooler and toys we needed.

The screened in porch was great and we sat outside almost every night and read, played cards and grilled out while the kids swam in the pool, completely bug free. The landscaping is gorgeous. There's a great variety of pool/beach toys to keep the kids entertained.

The property was extremely clean and exactly as described and the photos were current.

We cooked several meals and this is probably the best stocked kitchen I've seen through several previous home rentals.

The owner and manager were both very responsive to our questions.

We really enjoyed the Shell Museum and Captiva Wildlife cruise as well as the Imaginarium and Zoomers in Ft. Myers.

Our favorite meals were from Island Cow and Mucky Duck, but definitely get a desert from the Bubble Room and Killer Nachos from Keylime Bistro.

Miller Time decor is very bright, airy and "happy". We would love to come here again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
5

MillerTime

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely just as pictured! This was our first home rental and it was a fantastic experience. Everything was clean and ready for us upon arrival. My family consisted of my husband, two of our grown children, my daughter-in-law and twin grandsons (who were 23 months old.) Everyone loved the location, the pool, and the layout was perfect, allowing privacy for all. There were 2 minor 'hiccups' that were taken care of EXTREMELY QUICKLY and the lady from Kingfishers Vacation was polite and explained to me who was going to taking care of the issues.

There were pool toys, chairs and an umbrella to take to the beach along with a wheelbarrow to cart everything to the beach. This was a wonderful vacation for my family and we are hoping to go again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 9, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Ridgefield, CT
5

A gem of a house on a gem of an island!

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect in every way for our family. It was immaculately clean

throughout and very well maintained.

It was very private and peaceful and the heated pool was an added bonus.

A stone's throw from the beach - it just couldn't have been better.

Captiva is a beautiful island, with breathtaking beaches, scenery and abundant

bird life.

This is the perfect location for a family vacation and is a birder's paradise, too!

Millertime checked all the boxes for us and we would love to return again next

year.

This was our second visit to Captiva and we would highly recommend this house to anyone considering a visit to this beautiful island.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 19, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2013
  • Source: HomeAway

Location

Car: recommended

Captiva Island, located North of its sister island Sanibel and across the causeway bridge from Ft. Meyers, has an international reputation as a year around vacation destination. For 365 days a year vacationers can enjoy swimming and sunbathing at the Gulf beach just two doors away, or in our pool, heated to a comfortable 85 degrees. Both islands are world famous sanctuary islands, noted for their abundance of seashells, miles of natural undisturbed beaches, fascinating bird life and beautiful subtropical foliage. Add the intrigue of pirate legends, conquistadors, a unique Carribean atmosphere, and a secret getaway for celebrities and you can see why Captiva Island is a world class vacation destination. Best of all Millertime Villa is located in the heart of Captiva Village, close to everything fun!

Golf: Sunsets are spectacular!

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Prices & Availability

From $2,542 Weekly

Prices for this holiday house in Captiva Island, Florida South Central Gulf Coast

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Peak Season
31 Jan 2015 - 17 Apr 2015
7 night minimum stay
$4,318
for 7 nights
$4,318
 
 
Summer
18 Apr 2015 - 4 Sep 2015
7 night minimum stay
$3,097
for 7 nights
$3,097
 
 
Fall Special
5 Sep 2015 - 20 Nov 2015
7 night minimum stay
$2,542
for 7 nights
$2,542
 
 
Year End
21 Nov 2015 - 18 Dec 2015
7 night minimum stay
$3,097
for 7 nights
$3,097
 
 
Holiday Season
19 Dec 2015 - 1 Jan 2016
7 night minimum stay
$4,318
for 7 nights
$4,318
 

Additional pricing information

Tax Rate 11.0%
Notes $2190-3790/Week
Rates are plus tax @ 11%. Besides taxes rates are all-inclusive with no extra charges for fresh linens, cleaning, security fees or reservation fees. A deposit of 20% of the rent amount made with our rental agency is required to secure a reservation.

The rental period is Saturday to Saturday with a seven night minimum.
The rental period weekly from Saturday to Saturday. Exceptio
A reservation deposit of 20% of the rent total is required at time of booking. This can be paid to our rental agency by check or credit card. Balance is due prior to 60 days from arrival date and can be paid by check to our rental agency. Besides taxes, rates are all-inclusive with no other fees.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Captiva Island in Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Property Type:
  • house
Forms of Payment:
  • accepts credit card
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Guest Bath - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Outdoor - Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , TV/DVD
    Queen - 1 Large Double Bed , TV/VCR
    Twin - 2 Single Bed , TV/VCR
    Living Room - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , TV/DVD/VCR
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Conservatory
  • Small Cooler
  • Walkway to Water
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Our rental agency can provide many types of guest services, including extra cleanings, baby beds and directions to about anywhere in the SW Florida area. If there is anything you will need, just ask.
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