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Shelling, Fishing, Stand Up Paddleboards, Beach House Directly White Sugar Sand!

46 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday home in Naples - KeeIsland Beachfront House

Imagine staying in a beach house on your own private barrier island in Naples

This new, elegant and luxurious one-level beach house on Keewaydin Island, called KeeIsland.com, is nestled in greenery, with a clear view of the white sugar sand beach and sparkling blue water just twenty yards away from the homes expansive openings which are practically wall-to-wall. 1,200 square feet of screened in verandahs and balconies offer indoor/outdoor beach living.

Stroll or jog along the secluded beach at your leisure. Relax on beach chairs and watch the sall gulf of Florida rollers coming in at sunrise or sunset. Do some beachcombing or play beach volleyball. Swim or snorkel in the clear, warm waters. Learn how to paddleboard or windsurf with the included gear! Go fishing with the included recreational fishing gear.

Birds soar overhead or nest in the surrounding trees. Dolphins and manatees frolic in both the bay behind the house and in front of you in the gulf.

You’ll feel as if you’re on your own private island, but if you feel in the need for company you can take the provided motorboat over to Naples or Marco Island to take in a lunch on the bay or stock up on groceries at Winn Dixie.

KeeIsland has three spacious bedrooms and a sleeping area with additional bunk beds, so there’s plenty of room for up to nine people to enjoy this peaceful island paradise.

About Keewaydin Island

Keewaydin Island is an eight-mile long barrier island off the coast of Naples, with only 13 private homes on the whole island!

There are no roads on the island and no cars. You’ll be in your own private world– but there’s plenty to do if you love swimming, paddle boarding, beachcombing, fishing or lounging on the beach or just taking it easy and enjoying beautiful sunrises and sunsets.

You can also enjoy the beauty of the protected natural preserve of Rockery Bay, which features bays and mangrove forests. It’s surrounds completely keeisland and its the reason we have an abundance of wildlife and nature surrounding us. Check out the beauty of Rockery Bay at their website: www.rookerybay.org/.

About KeeIsland House:

The oceanfront estate of KeeIsland.com is surrounded by lush greenery and a great view of the sugar white sand beach and brilliant blue water of the bay. If you’re a bird watcher you’ll be in heaven, and if you love ocean-watching for the chance to see manatees or dolphins, this is the place for you.

KeeIsland House is a brand-new home built to the highest specifications for “green” living that is also luxurious living.

This 3,000 square-foot luxury beach home, fully furnished, is entirely powered by state-of-the-art solar panels. You are completely off-grid here, but rest assured you’ll never notice the difference from on-grid living!

As you wait for dinner, relax and chat with your friends in the completely screened-in outdoor patio. From the patio you can see the trees and the oceanscape beyond. There’s also a patio off the Master Bedroom which features a soaking tub and outdoor shower.

All of the expansive patio areas have twelve-foot high ceilings and the living room area has plate-glass windows that are practically wall-to-wall. There’s air-conditioning in summer and heating in winter, of course.

The bedrooms come equipped with big-screen TVs and you can choose from over 350 channels. Browse the web on your computer with lightning-like speed thanks to our high speed sattelite internet.

Each bedroom has an en-suite bathroom. The master bathroom is rather special – there’s an outdoor tub and outdoor shower area (don’t worry – there’s no one around but you and your guests!) and spectacular scenery to enjoy while you bathe.

At breakfast, lunch or dinner time the delicious aromas will waft to you from the open kitchen.


All amenities are provided, from luxurious linens for the bedrooms to towels and soaps for the bathrooms.

In the kitchen, the refrigerator, microwave and oven are top of the line, as are the blender, toaster and coffee maker. There’s a washer and dryer in the utility room also.

All silverware and plateware are provided, and you’ll arrive to a fully stocked pantry.

A motorboat is definitely an amenity when you’re on an island. The rental of the boat and a full tank of gas is included in the price of your stay. You’ll also find paddleboats and fishing gear which are easy to use and tons of fun.

How You’ll Get to Keeisland House

There is no bridge from the mainland, so we will take you and your entire party and luggage to KeeIsland House via boat, which is a trip of only 20-40 minutes.

We’ll also be back to pick you up at the end of your stay.

You won’t be marooned, of course. There’s a motorboat at the KeeIsland House dock which is easy to use, and maps to take you to the surrounding islands such as Marco Island or into the town and Bay of Naples.

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Our calendar is always up to date, so check your dates, watch our video, and then book your stay!

Any questions? Don’t’ hesitate to contact us.

Come see for yourself why the most discerning and knowledgeable travelers rate KeeIsland House as the most spectacular vacation rental property that all Florida has to offer..

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Espen Schiefloe
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
21 October, 2016
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About Espen Schiefloe

A passion for beauty in nature and design...

Espen Schiefloe purchased this house in 2011

Why Espen Schiefloe chose Florida South Gulf Coast

Untouched and unspoiled nature exists only in a few places in Florida, and combined with the most scenic beach and back waters.. This is the REAL Florida, natural and unspoiled.

What makes this house unique

Serentity, tranquility and peacefulness. Reconnect with nature, your family and friends.

Guestbook comments from the owner

I have been blessed in my life to travel to many exotic and beautiful places. Your house on Keywadin ranks up there in my experiences as one of the best, if not the best, true vacation paradises in the world. I have never experienced such a remote, off the grid, yet luxurious and close to civilization place in my life. The house was fantastic, the boat was awesome, and the beach was the best! We had miles of beach practically to ourselves, yet Marco and Naples were only a half hour away. When we arrived your Team took over and helped us get settled in, even with an over abundance of supplies. The wildlife is amazing, and sitting on the screened porch at night, just soaking in the whole venue with a cocktail by the fireplace, running out to catch the sunset, and going back to prepare the fish we caught for dinner was priceless. It is truly an amazing place and a lifetime experience. I will definitely be back. I feel lucky to have stumbled onto this gem searching the web. Your hospitality was the icing on the cake. Keep up the great work!

Nov 2015
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Shelling, Fishing, Stand Up Paddleboards, Beach House Directly White Sugar Sand!
average rating of 4.978261 based on 69 reviews


  • 5 of 5

My family and I just came back from a very peaceful week at this beautiful property. I can't express our gratitude enough to the welcoming and attentive caretakers Shawn, Gretchen and Garrett who make the place run so smoothly. I believe the place wouldn't be as inviting without the three of them looking over it, seeing to all of a visitor's needs and comforts.

The beach is beautiful, calming and private with the surrounding nature just as peaceful. The house itself is accurately described and as photographed, being well equipped and VERY clean.

Thank you very much Shawn, Gretchen and Garrett for a wonderful vacation.

The Etheridge Family

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful, relaxing, peaceful beach vacation on what felt like our own private island!

  • 5 of 5

Propert manager Shawn picked us up in the boat at the marina. The entire boat ride over to the island, Shawn briefed us on all aspects of the house, island, boat and all other important info. Very good and thorough use of the time in the boat.

Upon arrival at the house's private dock, Garret and Espen welcomed us as they were all on the island doing some work around the house that morning. While Garret transported our luggage and groceries to house, Shawn and Gretchen gave us the walk-through. Again, very thorough and informative.

The house is awesome!! Just like a beach house you'd see in the movies, tucked away in the palm trees and vegetation behind a slight wind-break sand dune.

The beach was practically deserted! As far as we could tell, there was only one other house occupied. It was the very adjacent house, but they are spaced far apart, and they were far enough down the beach that we practically didn't even notice them.

As per Shawn and Gretchen's advice, in an effort to keep the heat out of the house, we cooked almost all meals on the outside grill using either the grate or the cast-iron skillets. It worked out great!!!

Speaking of food, I highly suggest sticking with their recommendation of Wynn's Market for seafood and steaks/meat. It's a bit pricey, but the seafood was fresh, the selection was awesome and the people there were incredibly nice!

It is totally worth noting how kind and accommodating the entire crew were. We traveled with my wife and two daughters, and my wife's parents. Our 3 year old has special needs and has some sensory sensitivities including auditory sensitivities. She gets very frightened by, and cannot process certain noises - especially loud, unfamiliar noises. This is the first time we have taken her on a vacation - first time on a plane, first time on a boat. We were extreme nervous how she would react to the sounds. We explained this ahead of time to Shawn. Shawn was so careful with the boat and how fast he was going. He kept looking to see how our daughter was reacting before he would - very slowly and gradually - accelerate the engine of the boat. It was very noticeable how much attention he took to making sure she was okay and comfortable. He was so careful with gradually introducing her to the sound and feel of the engine that she soon fell asleep for almost the entire boat ride out.

Garret drove us back at the end of the week. He was just as careful and thoughtful as Shawn. Thank you all very much!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful location and every luxury you could want.

  • 5 of 5

We all had an amazing time on Keewaydin Island, from the privacy, to the wildlife to the facilities at the property. Thank you so much for sharing your special place with us.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for traveling all the way over from the UK to stay on keeisland! We appreciate the willingness of our guests to come from all over the USA and Europe to experience this special piece of paradise. We are but greatful caretakers and work hard to make the experience better and better each time as we learn and improve. We have a had a few years to develop better at various componets including, the house, the grounds and the boats we use. Again thanks for coming and being such great guests and thoughtful to write a positive review.
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Wonderful time in unspoiled paradise!

  • 5 of 5

My family of six (kids 3-13) stayed on Keewaydin island the first couple weeks of June. We found the home to be better than advertised, well-maintained and very well-stocked. We were well taken care of and wanted for nothing while on the island.

Prior to our trip, my wife was concerned about the remoteness of the island and likely challenges that might ensue. Once on the island, we quickly realized that a little planning and organization neutralized any challenges presented by the remote location.

While on the island, our family enjoyed paddle boarding, swimming and boating into Naples and Marco for dinner. In addition, we found the fishing fantastic, catching snook daily on the beach and a wide array of fish on the bay side. Lastly, the beach was largely deserted which made for fantastic shelling every morning.

The setting of this home is very special. If you are looking for a beautiful beach vacation in a natural setting, this home will not disappoint you.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: A stay at Keewaydin always brings our family back to a connection with nature. It's the experience of the smells, sights, wildlife that echo our true nature devoid of the city streets and noise. We thank you for your review describing your experience. As with most things in life, in order to know it, we must ourselves experience it. Reviews are especially important for this location and experience precisely because of its unique off the grid eco friendly remote yet near bye civilization. Many of our guests come back each year, and we hope that you do as well. Thanks again for taking the time to provide a review.
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An amazing house in an amazing location

  • 5 of 5

We have rented vacation homes in some very beautiful places in the past (Key West, Big Pine Key, St John USVI) and this property stands out as the most enjoyable we have ever rented. The combination of the beach, the island and the house were an incredible experience for our entire family. The owner and his team do a wonderful job of assisting without being intrusive.

  • Review Submitted: May 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Tony for your kind words. We look forward to your coming back some time.
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Great Relaxing Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

If you want to get away from it all and spend time with the family- this is your place. The house is better than shown in photos. The beds are super comfortable. The kitchen is well stocked. The beach was beautiful and most of the time completely empty except for us. We felt like we were in our own private paradise. We fished, paddleboarded, collected magnificent shells and spent time together as a family. We have 4 kids, 14, 13, 11 and 11 (boys and a girl) and the all found fun things to do and try. We loved the sandbar where you could find live sand dollars by the handfull. We went to the south tip and boat lunch and ice cream from the food boats. We went to Naples and San Marco out to eat. Loved Island Gypsy Cafe. We saw raccoons, turtles, armadillos, iguanas, man of war, stingrays, butterflies, all kinds of birds, fish, and dolpins. The best trip I've ever had. I want to go back again and this time let our extended family in on our secret place. The hosts were amazing and highly recommended. I am like others who have stayed here- want to keep this our secret so we can continue to book time here in the future. We were there in August 2015

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Naples Botanical Garden
Roy's - Downtown Naples
Snook Inn
Food & Thought
"Most awesome all organic market in SW Florida. The cafe is great for lunch or dinner or eve..."
Nearest Airport
75 Miles
Fort Myers, Naples, fort lauderdale and Miami,
Car: not necessary

With several acres to your self directly on the gulf, with a luxury beach home, most of your activities are likely to be centered around beach activities and exploring. The immediate area surrounding the house is referred to as essentially a nature preserve, see: (www.rookerybay.org/)

So now that we have you out on the island, its the sky, the clouds, the warm air, the wind and rain and wildlife that enthrall your senses. Living in flip flops or bare feet, grounds you to the earth. It's the daily one or two walks along the beach followed by some sea shell harvesting that will fill your soul with salt sea air. If you've got busy bee's with you, set them loose on fishing from the beach, off the pier or on the boat. Paddle board on our two Stand Up paddle boards around the mangrove islands or along the gulf.

Take the boat to Marco island or just south of it and see the ten thousand islands.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Naples, Florida South Gulf Coast

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Oct 2016 - 18 Nov 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
19 Nov 2016 - 25 Nov 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
Nov - Dec
26 Nov 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
Holidays 2016
17 Dec 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
January 2017
1 Jan 2017 - 13 Jan 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
Late January
14 Jan 2017 - 27 Jan 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
Early Spring 2017
28 Jan 2017 - 3 Mar 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
Spring 2017
4 Mar 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
Summer 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest
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Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £18 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Boat Rental £1,065 + Tax
Pet Fee £287 + Tax
Housekeeping Orientation £369 + Tax
Damage Protection $2000 £73 + Tax
Boat Fuel Full Tank £164
Tax Rate 10.0%

Provisioning. Groceries procured and delivered and placed in pantry and refrigerator morning of your arrival. $100.
Subject to availability, suggest pre arranging this service in advance of arrival.

Alternative to Boat Rentals:
Island and Property Access Via Owner Transport or Shuttle Service or Boat Rental.
Keewaydinexpress.com Shuttle Service

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Naples in Florida

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront ...
  • resort
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , his and her glass sinks.. Toilet and two person shower
    Master Bath - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Outdoor Shower , Tub on balcony.
  • Finished in new and modern materials. From a jetted tub, to spacious shower, separate toilet rooms...glass and marble tiles throughout. Master Suite has outdoor shower and tub Bunk Beds with third Trimble bed in Living area. (3 Twin Beds for kids in Bunk Bed Format)
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King Foam with luxury linens
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King pillow top with luxury linens
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Living Area/ Sleeping Porch - 1 Large Double Bed , 3 Single Bed , 1 Cot , 1 Bunk Bed , Bunk Bed with Trimble Bed for three twin mattresses + Queen
  • Three Bedrooms each feature ensuite full bath. King size beds (2) Queen size Beds (2) Bunk Bed (3) Twin type foam mattresses plus Queen Bed in living area inside house. Pull out queen patio (sleeping porch) Outside
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 8 deck chairs
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • botanical garden
  • marina
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Relax on the spacious patio, or stroll the miles of beach all to yourself...try the stand up paddleboards....time for a nap, a meal and the peacefulness of nature...

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