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Charming Waterfront Bungalow With Dock

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay nights

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Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday bungalow in Bonita Springs - Bonita Beach Bungalow

Two Bedroom, One Bath Waterfront, Sleeps Up To 6

Charming waterfront bungalow home in Bonita Beach with dock. Located at the mouth of a tranquil lagoon on the Imperial River in Bonita Beach, this cozy riverfront bungalow duplex offers one side for season rental with 800 square feet of living space, 2 bedrooms, one bath, screened lanai and a dock. Watch the manatees, turtles and birds in the backyard or fish off the dock for a relaxing vacation. A canoe is also in the yard for a beautiful ride up or down the Imperial River. Or if you feel like a leisurely stroll, Bonita Beach is just 2 miles away! You can also bring your boat or rent one at the many local boat rental facilities and keep it in the backyard on the dock because you're just 20 minutes to the beautiful waters of the Gulf of Mexico by boat!

Inside is tastefully decorated in a comfortable, casual beach theme. All beds are brand new with brand new bedding. Living room has a queen sleeper sofa which has never been used as a bed.

Home is perfectly located in a quiet residential waterfront neighborhood; just 2 miles to the beach, 20 minutes to Ft. Myers Beach and 30 minutes to downtown Naples or Sanibel Island. Shopping is all around and the Coconut Point mall is just 10 minutes away.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Diana Thies
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
25 February, 2016
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About Diana Thies

I am currently living in CT, but I recently purchased this as my retirement get-away home for when I do retire in the future.

Diana Thies purchased this bungalow in 2013

Why Diana Thies chose Florida South Gulf Coast

Owning a place on the water was important to me and this was the perfect little 'beach bungalow' home, especially since it's close to my family living in Bonita.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great time here. We went to a different beach every day and brought the dogs. Great walk around the neighborhood and to the beach. Wish we had more time so we could have went on the river but just sitting back there and fishing was nice too. Caught a cat fish back there the second night!

Mar 2014
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based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

Charming Waterfront Bungalow With Dock
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

Great time in Bonita Springs

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay in your cute bungalow! Everything we needed was provided and we were very comfortable in this quiet neighborhood. Caught a few fish off the dock, used the canoe to check out the Imperial River and had easy access to beaches and attractions . Diana answered all our questions and we were very happy with our stay and would recommend this place to others!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your great review Gary! I appreciate it. Glad you got to spend Christmas in Bonita and I am very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Please come see us again sometime!!
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Great Value with lots of Charm

  • 5 of 5

As other reviews have said, the neighborhood was great for walking the dog, the cars drive slow and people are friendly. The bungalow is clean, light and airy and well decorated.There are no stairs to deal with, so you can walk out straight to the back yard. It is very close to beaches, stores and restaurants. The dock is great for watching manatees and wildlife. I brought my kayak and enjoyed kayaking on the river. We had a great time and have booked for next year. Thanks Diana

  • Review Submitted: Mar 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Marnie! Thank you for the fabulous review and taking the time out to write it...and for being a great guest. We couldn't be happier that you enjoyed your stay so much that you're returning next year! Thanks again and we'll see you next year!
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Charming and Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed every minute of our stay at the bungalow. The house we perfect, very clean and tastefully decorated. We will definitely be back!!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 31, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi JoAnn. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay and had a great time in Bonita. Thank you for the wonderful review! We'd love to have you back as our guest.
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Very Nice Location

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice stay in Bonita Springs. The house is in a very good location. The accommodations were exceptionally clean and there were very nice linens provided. The water view is an extra added bonus! We would definitely return for another visit and highly recommend this rental to others!

Thank you Diana and Mark for your hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 5, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Judy! I appreciate your review. We are very happy to hear you had an excellent time and enjoyed the home. We hope to have you as a guest again!
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Enjoyable Stay

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the bungalow. The neighborhood was quiet and relaxing yet close to everything in the area.The property was very clean and well maintained. Diana was very easy to work with she answered all of our questions. We enjoyed the dock in the back yard. My husband caught several fish, we also saw dolphins and manatees in the river and canal area. I would highly recommend this rental.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Margaret, Thank you so much! Being I had just listed on VRBO, I appreciate you taking a chance on us. I am glad you had a nice stay and enjoyed your time. Hopefully, you'll be able to visit us again sometime! Thanks again
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Regional Southwest International
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Many in immediate area to choose from
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Key West Ferry Service
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I75 Interstate
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Many in immediate area to choose from
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Bonita Beach
Car: not necessary


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow on Bonita Springs, Florida South Gulf Coast

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £246


Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Bonita Springs in Florida

Property Type:
  • bungalow
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed , Brand New Temper-foam Bed and Bedding
    Guest Room - 2 Single Bed , Brand New TempurPedic Beds and Bedding; Storage Below
    Living Room Sleeper Sofa - 1 Large Double Bed
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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