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Villa Contenta - Stunning water views on beautiful canal - Sleeps 8

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,267 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

BR: 4 (1 King, 2 Queen, 2 Twin); Baths: 3; Sleeps: 8; Pool: Solar Heated; Spa: No; Canal: Gulf Access; Boat Dock: Yes; Boat Lift: Yes; Exposure: W; 2267 sqf; Year Built: 2007; TV: 4; Free WIFI: Yes; Pets: Up to 35 lbs. w/Approval.

Villa Contenta is a peaceful, private one-story Cape Coral home on a quiet street along the Spreader Canal, with spectacular sunset views over the Matlacha Wildlife preserve, and has quick boat access to the Gulf of Mexico and its many beautiful islands. The setting is ideal for boaters, anglers, and nature lovers, but also excellent for star gazers who can enjoy the wonderful star spangled western night sky without the typical light pollution in and around cities, as the city of Cape Coral is east of this vacation home.

This sophisticated, renovated home is perfect for a large family or group of friends. It offers four beautifully furnished bedrooms and three baths, a new, fully stocked kitchen with gorgeous granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, an eating nook with lanai view, a breakfast bar with seating, and an elegant dining room with seating for eight. There are two master bedrooms with "ensuite" baths and TVs, and two additional bedrooms that sleep two each. The master suite has a fantastic water view. It is furnished with a King bed, French Art Deco antiques, brand new memory foam mattress, a large flat screen TV, sliding doors to the lanai. The master bath features a Jacuzzi tub, walk-in shower and a His and Her's cabinets with individual sinks and large mirrors. From the second master bedroom you also have a beautiful view of the lanai and beyond. It is furnished in modern Italian white lacquer, has a Queen bed with memory foam mattress, large flat screen TV and private entrance off the lanai. The third bedroom offers furniture in Tommy Bahama style with a Queen bed featuring a new pillow top mattress. The fourth bedroom has two Twin beds and a flat screen TV, and is ideally suited for younger kids. The living room has high ceilings and a lovely lanai and water view. It features comfortable contemporary furniture, a large flat screen TV and Blu-Ray player as well as plenty of books. There is a separate den with a small desk and printer/fax/scanner and a fainting couch, which can be converted into a bed for an unexpected overnight guest.

Overlooking the water is a large screened lanai with comfortable seating, a cabana bath, glass dining table, umbrella and a brand new BBQ gas grill. The saltwater pool is solar heated and equipped with an automatic pool cleaner. The owners just built a new dock with plenty of space for the whole family to sunbathe right at the canal. Of course, the new 10.000 lbs boat lift can be used by the tenants in case they rent together with this amazing vacation home a power boat from our boat rental department. It is only about 15 minutes by boat to the open waters of the Gulf of Mexico and the many tropical island with white beaches and charming hidden coves. While you are riding out to the islands dolphins will playfully accompany you as if they would like to guide you to the right places.

But you may also stay right at the villa, enjoy the pool, work on your Florida tan, watch birds like herons, Pelicans, Egrets, Bald Eagles, Falcons, Ibis, Kingfisher and many more, or fish right off the dock (fishing rods are provided). For night fishing there is even an underwater fish light installed. Or just enjoy the many nearby activities such as golf (The Coral Oaks Golf club is just minutes away), many different restaurants, a fantastic water park and lots of shopping opportunities.

More Details

Property Manager
Christina Kalkmann
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, German
Calendar last updated:
11 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Burnt Store in Cape Coral

Property Type:
  • house
Floor Area:
  • 2267 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Bicycles
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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Villa Contenta - Stunning water views on beautiful canal - Sleeps 8
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
Lakeland, FL

The property was beautiful and portrayed accurately on VRBO.

  • 5 of 5

This was our annual trip with our four grandchildren and the house was perfect. Just the right size for our group with enough rooms for everyone to be comfortable. I would like to share that getting to the open water for fishing is about a 15 - 20 minute trip due to the canal being a no wake zone. They do patrol speeds on the canal as we received a warning for going a little too fast. Overall, a very enjoyable time and the property was great.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful home, quiet neighborhood and very nice amenities.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Buffalo NY USA

Beautiful house..quiet and relaxing

  • 5 of 5

We are 3 seniors who really enjoyed our 10 days at this house. It was very clean with great linens and very comfortable beds. The pool was warm and clean, , a great grill and a very nice kitchen to cook, which we utilized for many meals. The neighborhood was so very quiet, and the views were lovely.

All of our extra needs were met very timely and everyone was so friendly of our nicer stays in Florida. I highly recommend Villa Contenta..

  • Review Submitted: 15-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful, clean , spacious, great location .

  • 5 of 5

This home is so far the best home I have rented in Florida in the past 5 years , beautiful, clean , it's bigger than you can imagine , pool is nice , clean , very deep , we cought about 28 fish rite of the rear deck , nice canal ,I would rent this home again if I go next year. Most of all kitchen utensils and pots needed to cook , you won't be disappointed.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Great house, quiet location. Kids loved the pool!

  • Review Submitted: 28-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Heerlijke ruime woning. Alles is er aanwezig. Geweldig uitzicht op het water.

  • 5 of 5

Zijn al zeker 10 keer in Florida geweest. Deze vakantie was tot nu toe de mooiste. De woning is gelegen in een rustig gedeelte van zuid-west Florida. Weinig toerisme en geen files. Een heerlijke vakantie om van de natuur en het water te genieten. Het enige nadeel is dat er s'avonds no-see- ums zijn, daar moet jij je goed voor beschermen.

  • Review Submitted: 26-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

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  • Rates shown above are for 1-4 guests. Each additional guest $100/week. No charge for guests under the age of 18.
    All prices plus 11% Tax (6% sales tax and 5% tourist tax).
    Rate includes electricity up to US $50.00 per week (additional use US $0.12/KWH)
    Cleaning Fee: US $175, Security deposit: US $750, 3% Administrative Fee, Check In/Final Inspection Fee: $50
    Minimum Stay: Jan - Mar: 30 days preferred
    We accept Visa, Master & Discover Card, checks, bank wires and money order.
    Note: Any Service Fee charged when booking online stays with the third party provider and will not be applied to your payment due to SWFL Real Estate Services, LLC.
  • Damage deposit: USD750.00

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