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Luxury 14th Floor Penthouse Condo - Spectaular Views & Steps from the Beach!

2 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Separate WC's1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 30 nights

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Minimum Stay
30 nights


Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday condo in City of Marco - Sandcastle I

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath , Sleeps 4-6,approx. 2900 sq ft of indoor/outdoor living space

Enjoy the beautiful views of the Gulf of Mexico from this exquisite 14th Floor Penthouse! Delight in watching both the sunrise/sunset, and dolphins swimming in the gulf waters below from the expansive lanai.

This condo has been updated with a new kitchen and furniture, with many unique touches from a professional designer. Unit has all the luxuries of home, including a 46' Hi Definition/WIFI TV (wifi is included throughout the condo). There is also an in-house music system for you to enjoy.

The outdoor patio (lanai), is one-of-a-kind, you will enjoy both sunshine as well as shade. The beach is a short and easy walk from the condo.

Sleeps 4 -6 comfortably. Master Suite has King Bed, while the 2nd bedroom has 2 double beds. All bedrooms and living areas open onto spacious lanai with sliding doors. Kitchen includes breakfast bar, granite counter tops, and dishwasher. Full laundry inside the unit. 2.5 baths plus walk-in shower in master suite.

Sandcastle I offers a heated swimming pool and whirlpool hot tub within steps of the beach. Property and beach boardwalk secured by electronic access. Common areas include front lobby plus social room with catering kitchen, fitness room, computer room, spacious outdoor areas with gas grills and tables. Private restrooms with showers and saunas. Covered parking with reserved parking space and two tennis courts and shuffleboard. Convenient, easy walk to neighborhood restaurants and shops.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Property Manager
Chris or Scott Frodel
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
26 August, 2016

About Chris or Scott Frodel

We had visited Marco Island for years before deciding to buy our beautiful condo here at the Sandcastle I. We had stayed at the Sandcastle I before and loved the 'feel' of it and the management. We were thrilled when this unit became available, and finally purchased our warm weather get away from the long, chilly winters of Wisconsin!

Chris or Scott Frodel purchased this condo in 2014

Why Chris or Scott Frodel chose Marco Island

The location can't be beat. Waking to the sunrise from the east, minutes to get to the beautiful beach, and enjoying sunsets in the evening on the Lanai! The Sandcastle is conveniently located within walking distance of great shopping and restaurants.

What makes this condo unique

The views and spaciousness of our condo are spectacular. The wrap around lanai gives you so much more space to enjoy the beautiful Marco Island weather and sea breezes.


2 holidaymaker reviews

Luxury 14th Floor Penthouse Condo - Spectaular Views & Steps from the Beach!
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews


  • 5 of 5

Everything about this condo exceeded our expectations. The unit is extraordinarily nice and contained everything we could possible imagine that we might need (or want) to enjoy a great vacation. The view is spectacular - you simply can't escape from it anywhere in the unit. The owner was very easy to work with and always helpful. It seemed more like we were sharing a place that belonged to family than using a rental unit. We were constantly surprised by the owner's generosity as we (gently) used their possessions during our stay.

For us, this was a once in a lifetime vacation. It was only possible because this was the "off season" but the weather was perfect and everything came together for a great time as a family.

Marco Island is expensive, but you can avoid restaurants and buy groceries off of the island. The unit had everything you could possibly need to provide your own meals.

Everything about the description was 100% accurate. The photos really don't do it justice. Typically, we have learned to lower our expectations knowing that reality is won't be as nice as the on-line photo. This time, it was the opposite. The building and the unit are very well maintained and managed. Everything is clean and in great working order.

The bottom line is that we felt totally spoiled during our time here. We were able to enjoy a place much nicer than we imagined or deserved. It far, far exceeded our expectations! Maybe we can return someday..........

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

Excellent unit and building. Truly enjoyed our stay and looking forward to renting again next summer.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
20 Miles
Car: recommended


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in City of Marco, Marco Island

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Off Season 2016
1 May 2016 - 30 Nov 2016
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
December 2016
1 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
April 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
Off Season 2017
1 May 2017 - 30 Nov 2017
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights
December 2017
1 Dec 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
30 night minimum stay
for 30 nights

Additional pricing information

Sandcastle (Required) £82
Refundable Deposit £205
Cleaning Fee £102
Tax Rate 10.0%

Minimum 30 day rental period.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in City of Marco in Florida South Gulf Coast

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 14
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1533 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Lift
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Suite - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    2nd Bedroom - 2 Double Bed
  • 2 bedrooms, sleeps 6 Master Suite - King Bed 2nd Bedroom - 2 double beds
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • 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
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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