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Marriott at half the price. On the Beach with WiFi, Ocean and Pool views.

People7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,132 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-7)

Nestled near Naples on southwest Florida's Marco Island, this gated South Seas Condominium offers everything you'll need for an exotic, tropical, vacation - including an owner on Marco Island who is available 24/7 any time of year.

Located directly on the beach, facing the pool and Gulf, with incredible beach, pool and Gulf water views on one side, as well as picturesque Marco Island on the other. All rooms have a view, including the large open kitchen, which has a view of the Gulf as well as the Marco Island skyline.

Enjoy lifetime memories from your balcony. Collect shells in the warm waters of tide pools adjacent to your vacation home.

The living room is elegantly decorated. The kitchen has been updated with new appliances. The master bedroom contains a king size bed. The guest bedroom has two twin beds. Each bedroom has a full bathroom. The South Seas has a heated swimming pool, and an exercise room. Free high-speed Wi-Fi Internet is in the unit.

Boat dock rentals are available on a per-night/wk/mo basis.

The South Seas is adjacent to Tigertail Beach, a picturesque thirty-one acre natural preserve and shorebird nesting area. Tigertail Beach offers a picnic area with grills. There is a concession that rents inner tubes, canoes, kayaks, paddleboats, windsurfers, and electric-powered boats, which can be used to explore a tropical lagoon. Shelling on Tigertail Beach is the best that you will find anywhere in the Caribbean.

Marco Island is a warm, family oriented community that you will enjoy any time of year.

Amenities: Free High-Speed Wi-Fi internet access, Phone, Air Conditioning, Cable TV, VCR/Blu-Ray DVD, Full Kitchen, Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Cooking Utensils provided, Linens provided, Pool (shared) and Garage.

No Smoking, please.

Activities: Parasailing, catamaran and jet-ski rentals are available on the beach. Golf, sailing and bicycle/scooter rentals are near by on Marco Island.

There are many excellent restaurants offering a variety of cuisines.

Within 30 minutes driving distance are air boat tours, and the famous Williams Roadside Park, which offers exciting views of Florida alligators in their natural habitat. Floridians travel hundreds of miles to show this popular attraction to friends and relatives, so it's an adventure you'll not want to miss.

Area: Airports:

1/2 hour to Naples; 1 hour to Ft. Myers; 1 1/2 hours to Ft. Lauderdale; and 2 hours to Miami. For private aircraft, there is the Marco Island Airport which has fuel for all aircraft, including jet fuel.

Please see our complete listing of guest comments.

More Details

Property Manager
Bob - Owner Manager on Marco Island
Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2017

About Bob - Owner Manager on Marco Island

Bob - owner manager on Marco Island

Bob - Owner Manager on Marco Island purchased this condo in 2003

Why Bob - Owner Manager on Marco Island chose Florida South Gulf Coast

Please see our guest comments.

What makes this condo unique

This owner lives full time on Marco Island.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Thanks so much for the note cards...We had a great time in Marco Island. The apartment was great, and the beach and view were breath taking. Sun set was beautiful.
Jan 2014
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Marco Island in Collier County

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1132 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot , Crib is a PackNPlay. Inflatable queen fits between twins
    Living room - 1 Large Double Bed , Elevated inflatable
  • The guest bedroom has an elevated inflatable queen.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Gazebo
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • 1 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Owner lives on Marco Island and is available 24/7 all year. Free high speed Internet in the unit.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(52 traveller reviews)

Marriott at half the price. On the Beach with WiFi, Ocean and Pool views.
average rating of 4.8653846 based on 71 reviews
Cleveland, Ohio, USA
5

Spectacular View & Gorgeous Sunsets!

  • 5 of 5

This beautiful, two bedroom condo has a spectacular view and incredible sunsets. I loved watching the birds and wildlife in the lagoon that sits right in the front the condo and the beach right behind it. During our stay just before Memorial Day weekend, there were very few people around and we practically had the entire beach to ourselves. The evenings on the balcony were quiet and peaceful, and good for the soul!

It is only a short walk (5 minutes) to the water. In prior reviews, people made it sound like it was a far walk, and it is not. Now, if you want to go to the end of Tiger Tail, it is a distance, and while we did wade through the lagoon cut-through, I personally prefer walking around than wading through mirky water. If you enjoy shelling, you will LOVE this beach. I found all types of shells, but was not lucky enough to find a sand dollar.

The condo is older, but the unit is clean and comfortable. The main living area is spacious and overlooks the Gulf. The kitchen has many amenities such as a dishwasher, microwave, range, and chopping blocks! There are utensils, glasses, pots and pans. The only thing we were missing that would have been nice to have was salt & pepper and oven mitts. That's it! Sugar and coffee filters were in the pantry and greatly appreciated. It's the little items like that that you forget to buy when you go grocery shopping.

The master bedroom has a king bed and overlooks the Gulf and its own private bath. Bedroom #2 has two twin beds and is right next to the second bathroom. Both bathrooms have a large shower. All bedrooms and main living area have a flat screen and cable TV. The facility has a pool and complete fitness center.

Overall, we really enjoyed our stay. If you are looking for a quiet, comfortable and clean place to stay, this is it. The owners were very gracious and even left a package of Marco Island note cards for us. They are also very accessible by text, phone and email.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review! We're glad that everything met your expectations. The South Seas has two nice beaches to choose from. One on the lagoon is about 100 yards from the pool exit, the other beach on the Gulf is about 300 yards. Large families, especially those with older family members and/or infants and toddlers, may want to take that into consideration before visiting the South Seas. The lagoon is shallow enough to walk across, but does churn up at times and become murky. Unlike a deep ocean, visibility even in the shallower Gulf is limited. Shelling on Tiger Tail Beach is some of the best to be found anywhere in the Caribbean. Sand dollars are usually plentiful, especially after a windy night when the waves bring them onshore. Thank you for letting us know that the oven mitts had disappeared so that we could replace them. Please contact us any time while you are here. We are happy to replace missing or broken items, usually within an hour. Beach equipment, in particular, is replaced often. We check the unit, but don't open beach items to avoid getting sand in the condo. Thank you for staying with us! We hope to see you again!
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Southaven, MS
4

Relaxing

  • 4 of 5

Very satisfied with condo. All the little extras that the Kimbles had available in the condo were icing on the cake. The pool area was very family friendly.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! We hope to see you again. Please note - Future guests use star ratings on this site to compare one South Seas condo to another South Seas condo, so we do everything within our power to earn a 5 star rating. When we've contact guests who left a 4 star review to ask what we could have done better, we have been told that "the condo was great, but the walk to the beach was long," which is something that is not within our control. The South Seas has two nice beaches to choose from. One on the lagoon is about 100 yards from the pool exit, the other beach on the Gulf is about 300 yards. Large families, especially those with older family members and/or infants and toddlers, may want to take that into consideration before visiting the South Seas. Web sites such as Trip Advisor are better for leaving comments and ratings about the South Seas area.
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Beaumont, TX
4

Marco Getaway

  • 4 of 5

This spacious condo is a great place for a Marco Island vacation. Rather than having the cramped resort feel that some condos have, this place was large...large enough to actually live there, not just vacation there. It is well-priced. The pool is big too but could use a few more umbrellas for shade. Liked that it had a deep end! Loved the "pool rules" and the fact it was family-oriented and senior adult-oriented. The beach was quite a hike, which really was the only downside of this condo. Very friendly people vacationing at this spot!

  • Review Submitted: May 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! We're glad that everything in the unit met or exceeded your expectations. There are two beaches at the South Seas. As seen in the photos, the beach on the lagoon is about 100 yards from the pool exit. The beach on the Gulf is about 300 yards. Please take this into consideration before visiting the South Seas complex, in order to be pleased with what you discover when you arrive. Those who like to explore tropical Tigertail Beach love the area, but the walk may not be suitable for older guests and families with infants and very small children. We provide a large cooler on wheels and a beach cart to carry many items. Thank you for staying with us! We hope to see you again!
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4

A lovely condo!

  • 4 of 5

The property was nice and clean. Sleeping was a little cramped for 6 (3 adults and 3 children) as we used the air mattress and someone slept on the couch. The walk to the beach was also long, especially when carrying beach chairs, umbrellas and the cooler. The owner was very attentive and responded quickly to our request for another umbrella and a baking sheet for cookies. We enjoyed having the space and 2 full bathrooms for 6 girls as well as being able to cook breakfast and lunch. The beach was lovely and the location provided us an opportunity to explore new areas of Marco.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review! The South Seas has two nice beaches to choose from. One on the lagoon is about 100 yards from the pool exit, the other beach on the Gulf is about 300 yards. Large families, especially those with infants, may want to take that into consideration. This two bedroom condo will accommodate a large family, but works best if children can use the twin beds and elevated inflatable queen which fits between the twin beds in the guest bedroom. Adult size teens may find this a little cramped.
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Columbus Ohio
4

Great location and Bob makes the process very easy.

  • 4 of 5

Nice quiet place in a great location. Everything you need for your stay is there and included.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review. We live here on Marco Island. Please let us know while you are here if there is every anything that we can do for you.
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5

relaxing vacation

  • 5 of 5

I wanted to say that this was one of most relaxing vacation that we have had in a very long time. Everything was beautiful and stress free. The place was wonderful and awesome view. No matter where you were standing in the condo that you had beautiful view. We fished everyday and was very accessible. We really enjoyed trying different places for Happy Hours. We really enjoyed Da Vince and Joey Pizza. We went to Naples to fish and watch the sunset which wasn't that far of a drive. I actually can't say enough how nice it was to go on vacation and not have to worry about anything. The condo had everything that you would need. I wanted to thank Bob and Betty for allowing us to rent their wonderful place. We would recommend it and will be coming back.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the great review! We're glad that everything met or exceeded your expectations, and hope to see you again!
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Miles
Ft Myers (RSW)
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Marco Island to Key West
Nearest Golf
15 Miles
Hibiscus Golf Club (Public)
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
Interstate 75
Car: recommended

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Marco Island, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
July Special!
15 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
4 night minimum stay
£510
for 4 nights
From
£106
£573
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
22 Jul 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£662
for 7 nights
From
£82
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer/Early Fall 2017
12 Aug 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£567
for 7 nights
From
£69
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Fall 2017
14 Oct 2017 - 24 Nov 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£651
for 7 nights
From
£81
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Fall 2017
25 Nov 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£591
for 7 nights
From
£72
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Pre Xmas 2017
16 Dec 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£656
for 7 nights
From
£82
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas/New Year 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,488
for 7 nights
£1,488
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
New Year Special 2018
6 Jan 2018 - 19 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,180
for 7 nights
£1,180
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Early Winter 2018
20 Jan 2018 - 26 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,318
for 7 nights
£1,318
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
In Season 2018
27 Jan 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,488
for 7 nights
£1,488
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
High Season 2018
17 Feb 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,743
for 7 nights
£1,743
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring/Summer 2018
14 Apr 2018 - 10 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£674
for 7 nights
From
£84
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £4 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £77.3 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rental rates are in weekly increments from Saturday to Saturday, but the number of days that the condo is actually used are, of course, optional.

Rates may vary depending on availability. Contact owner for exact quote.

The condominium association office charges a one-time $25 parking fee per automobile upon arrival.

Consumable items, such as food and paper products, are not included.

Rates subject to change without notice until confirmed.

Owner lives on Marco Island, manages the property, and is available 24/7.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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