Bliss will delight you with its breathtaking wide beach views, soaring ceilings, open floor plan, fabulous light, tasteful furnishings, high end appliances and lots of amenities.
Enjoy the luxurious comforts this home offers: a modern kitchen with new stainless steel appliances, new full size washer and dryer, granite countertops, new leather sofas and new outdoor sofa. Every room has a flat screen smart TV with Netflix, the living room has a built-in stereo system and recessed lighting with dimmers. High speed internet is available throughout the entire property including the beach and pool areas. The house is immaculate and prepared for you to enjoy your vacation as soon as you arrive.
The property is huge and offers several separate areas and plenty of space for groups to spread out with several choices: swim in the gulf, sit at the water’s edge, relax in one of the hammocks at our private beach, play Corn Hole, soccer and beach games, enjoy a refreshing drink on the deck or take a swim in our heated pool.
The main house has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. There are 2 bedrooms and 2 Jack and Jill bathrooms on each side of the house . The north side of the house has 1 king beachfront bedroom and 1 queen poolside bedroom. The south side of the house has 1 queen beachfront bedroom and a trundle with 2 twins poolside. This works out perfectly as 2 families can be on opposite side of the house.
The guest cottage is ideal for grandparents, parents with a baby or those wanting a little extra privacy. The cottage has a king bedroom, full bathroom with bathtub, kitchenette with refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker and sitting area to enjoy early morning coffee or relax with a good book. There is also a smart tv with Netflix and plenty of room for a crib. Baby furniture can be arranged and delivered prior to arrival.
There is no need to drive daily as we are within a 10 minute beach walk to wave runners, paddle boards, water sport rentals, eco jet ski dolphin and manatee tours, beachfront dining and happy hour bars with live entertainment. There are several restaurants within walking distance and a dine-in movie theatre with the newest releases. Boat rentals and charters, grocery, convenience stores and largest shopping mall on the island are within a 5 minute drive. The island trolley stop is directly across the street.
Bliss is located mid island where the white sugar sand beach is the widest in a quiet, residential neighborhood. Walk 3.5 miles in each direction on the beach, collect sand dollars or fish from the sand bar nearby.
Heated Swimming Pool
The pool is heated and serviced bi-weekly to offer you the cleanest pool possible. The large shallow end with fountain is perfect for sunbathers while providing children and babies hours of enjoyment.
We are fully beach ready and have everything you need to enjoy your time. We have 2 hammocks, lounge chairs, a giant sun tent, beach wagon, wheeled ice cooler, and plenty of towels. Begin evenings on the deck watching spectacular sunsets and dolphins as close as 10 feet from shore, cook a delicious dinner on our gas grill and enjoy great conversation around the fire pit.
Enjoy our lush tropical landscaping with a over 25 Palm Trees including Coconuts, Sable and Cabbage. We have gorgeous Giant Birds of Paradise, specimen orchids, bromiliads, flowering Hibiscus and Petunias. We have recently planted fruit trees including orange, mango papaya and pineapples. Children can pick and eat the home grown fruit when they are ripe.
Day trips to Sanibel, Captiva, Naples, and the Everglades are all within driving distance. Baseball fans can watch spring training in Fort Myers for the Boston Red Sox and Minnesota Twins.
Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns. I am always available and happy to help.