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Our Beach Cottage Get Away to Paradise and Island Life.

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Little Gasparilla Island is a bridgeless barrier island located between Naples and Sarasota, accessible only by boat or water taxi. Sandy paths and golf cart trails but no cars, stores or restraunts on the island. Relax on the secluded beach or fish some of Florida's finest fishing spots only minutes away by boat. Try snook fishing on the beach or Tarpon fishing the Boca Grande pass. There are seven miles of white sand beaches that is great hunting for shells and sharks teeth. Or relax with a cold beverage and enjoy tanning and the peaceful island atomsphere where the island folks are friendly and enjoy the sunsets while looking for the green flash.

Boat Slip is included with rental.

Island is dog friendly.

Golf cart rentals are available on the island.

Keywords: Cottage, 2 Brm., 1 bath, Sleeps 6, Secluded Island, fishing, shelling and white sand beach, sunsets and a glass of wine, there is nothing finer.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
11 August, 2017

About The Owner

The island is where true friends gather to share a story or a cold drink and enjoy a little bit of the old Florida life style. We bought 'It's Always Five O'Clock' in 1997 and hope to retire here someday.

The Owner purchased this cottage in 1997

What makes this cottage unique

Great Fishing, Beach walks, making new friends, and beautiful sunsets.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in the Placida in the Charlotte County

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
  • Queen size Beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1)
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Player
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surfing
  • swimming

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(16 traveller reviews)

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Our Beach Cottage Get Away to Paradise and Island Life.
average rating of 4.8125 based on 16 reviews
5

What a perfect little home on a perfect island with a perfect host!

  • 5 of 5

We had a terrific time on the island. We have been going to Little Gasparilla for over 10 years staying in a variety of different homes. Mary's little beach cottage was more than perfect for our fishing trip. The house was very clean, had everything you need, was in a great location and had a very nice welcoming basket waiting for us when we got there! The dock was perfect for our 22 foot bay boat and the dock was brand new so that made things nice. The neighbors are great people and great people to have conversations with (most live there full time or for 6 months out of the year). We had an all around tremendous experience with no problems what so ever. Mary is a great host and is very accommodating and will help you with any questions and concerns. We will definitely be staying there again!

  • Review Submitted: May 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We are so glad you had such a wonderful time.
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5

Best vacation spot!

  • 5 of 5

Mary and Greg's beach house is my favorite spot to get away. The beach is never crowded and the house is very homey.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review of your stay at our little get away spot. I am so glad you enjoyed it . Come back soon, the beach is calling you.
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Great get away

  • 4 of 5

The cottage was the perfect size for our family and in a great location on the island, half way between the dock and beach. We appreciated the personal touches from the owner. We would definitely rent this house again.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Tracie

  • 4 of 5

This was our first time on LGI and is was beautiful. I found this place on VRBO and it was great. The house was fully stocked with everything you need. Mary was such a nice lady to deal with. They even had a nice little welcoming basket for us it was so nice and thoughtful. The screen porch is great for evenings of relaxing and enjoying the quiet. It was the ideal location right between the beach and the boat ramp. We will definitely be booking this place again and I have already referred it to a couple of our friends.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Outstanding

  • 5 of 5

This is the best equipped rental unit we have ever stayed in. If you needed something, it was there. The home is comfortable and well furnished. The bathroom and kitchen are modern and functional. I would recommend this unit to anyone who is seeking quiet and comfort in LGI.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very enjoyable!

  • 4 of 5

The owners, Greg and Mary, do a great job of making you feel welcome from the time you set foot in their home. A basket greets you with a few goodies. This was our 2nd stay at their home. First time was in March of 2014. The house is conveniently located to the bayside dock and a short walk to the beach. The kitchen is stocked with all the cooking utensils you need to cook up your fresh catch of the day. The neighbors, Alice and Rod, are delightful and helpful. We're sad to be home. Already missing the sand in our toes and the sounds of the surf in our ear.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in the Placida, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
summer
9 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
3 night minimum stay
£412
for 3 nights
From
£105
£719
 
 
fall 17
5 Sep 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£412
for 3 nights
From
£105
£777
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£435
for 3 nights
From
£113
£719
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £97.11
Pet Fee £97.11

If you do not have pet you will not be charged the pet fee. Just let me know and I will delete it.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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