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Our Little Island Dream House with Golf Cart and Ferry included

People6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 980 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedroom, 2 Bath, Sleeps 6 Condo With Bay Views Near The Gulf Of Mexico

Our condo is the perfect place to get away for a week or for a month. Little Gasparilla Island is a private and secluded barrier island. It is only accessible by boat or ferry. There are no roads or traffic. You can walk miles on the white sandy beaches, as you look for shells or sand dollars. Enjoy nature and catch a glimpse of dolphins, manatees, turtles, pelicans or blue herons. The beautiful, serene sunsets will take your breath away. Take a dip in our heated community pool or a free ride to the mainland on the ferry. If you have a boat then dock it at our community. There are 33 dock slips on a first come basis.

Our condo is 3 stories high and has all new furnishings. The ground floor has a garage which houses our golf cart, charcoal grill, beach chairs & a beach umbrella. The golf cart is available for our renters to use. The second floor is comprised of the living room, kitchen, master bedroom, bathroom and screened in lanai. The Living Room is equipped with a 47' LED HD Smart Television which has a DVR Dish Network Satellite along with a DVD player & DVD's. The kitchen has all new stainless steel appliances. It is equipped with a microwave, dish washer, coffee maker, blender, crock pot and everything needed for cooking & serving. The master bedroom has a king sized bed and a 42' LED HD Smart Television, blu-ray player and digital satellite. The screened in porch has a round table and 4 chairs and a closet with brand new full-sized washer & dryer and space for storage. The third floor is a loft which as 2 queen sized beds, 42' LED HD television, blu-ray player and digital satellite and it's own bath.

More Details

Owner
Maria de la Nuez
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
29 May, 2017

About Maria de la Nuez

My husband and I have been married for over 22 years and we have three wonderful boys. We grew up in Dade County Florida and when we got married we moved to Broward County Florida.

Maria de la Nuez purchased this condo in 2014

Why Maria de la Nuez chose Florida South Central Gulf Coast

I heard about Little Gasparilla Island after watching an episode on HGTV in May 2014. We booked a vacation and stayed here for week in August 2014. This place is so relaxing and everyone is so friendlly. My boys loved fishing, going to the beach and exploring the island on golf carts. We loved it so much we started looking for a place for us. In November 2014 we purchased our property which we consider a slice of heaven.

What makes this condo unique

My family loves this condo for several reasons. My husband and the boys love to fish. There are so many places on the island to fish. You can fish from the docks, beach on take a boat out to the ocean. I love the tranquility and piece of mind I feel here at LGI(Little Gasparilla Island). When the boys are not fishing, they are swimming or riding around the island on our golf car. The people in this island are so friendly. I love sitting on the beach just listening to the ocean waves or looking at the birds. I find I can truly relax here and disconnect from the hussle and bussle of living in a large city. When I want to go shopping (my favorite sport), I simply ride the ferry to the mainland and off I go. Once you experience Little Gasparilla Island, you will fall in love with it just as my husband and I did.

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 980 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Located on the main floor
    Loft Bedroom - 2 Large Double Bed , Located on the second floor
  • Master Bedroom has King size bed with brand a new mattress and King memory foam mattress topper. Upstairs loft has 2 Queen sized beds with new mattresses and Queen memory foam mattress toppers.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(33 traveller reviews)

Our Little Island Dream House with Golf Cart and Ferry included
average rating of 5.0 based on 33 reviews
Cincinnati
5

Outstanding!!!! Well equipt!!

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful, comfortable nicely planted garage area made for comfort. Especially the bottle openers with magnets

  • Review Submitted: Apr 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much and we are thrilled you enjoyed the outdoor space. My family and enjoy spending time outdoors and really tried hard to make it as comfortable as the condo. We love to barbecue and eat downstairs or just hang out and enjoy people watching. Hope to you will return soon.
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5

Paradise on LGI!

  • 5 of 5

Maria and Jorge's condo is spectacular!! They provide all the amenities to make their guests feel at home.

The kitchen is well stocked with everything you need: a blender, slow cooker, hand mixer, coffee maker, well appointed pans, cookware, and even storage containers.

We used the charcoal grill every night.

We loved sitting on the lanai every morning for breakfast and sitting at the downstairs patio for dinner.

The outdoor shower was great after daily kayaking and beach time. Our daughter absolutely loved snorkeling and collected more sand dollars and seashells than we could take home.

We loved the beach/nautical decor in the condo, beautiful and welcoming.

The condo was clean and very well maintained.

Thank you for use of the golf cart! So fun to explore LGI via the golf cart.

Maria was prompt and helpful with all of our questions.

We loved LGI and are planning our return. Thank you so much Maria and Jorge for your hospitality!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Becca, Thank you so much for your kind words. It is important for Jorge and I that our guests feel right at home. We try to make our little place comfortable and relaxing. We also want our guests to have amenities that will make their vacation stay easier. Hope to have you and your family back soon.
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5

We loved our experience on LGI and in this beautifully decorated and well kept condo.

  • 5 of 5

My family cannot stop talking about our time on Little Gasparilla Island. What a beautiful island, perfect for a family who is looking for quality time together. The opportunity for exploration on the beaches and golf cart trails kept my young boys and husband busy for hours. We will be back next year ready to make more wonderful memories. Our only regret is that it will not be in this beautifully decorated and clean condo. It has already been booked for next year. The condo had everything we needed for a stress free vacation and more. We appreciated the owners, who were so very helpful and answered every question we had. You can tell how much they love their place and want to make sure everyone shares that experience when they are on the island. My family would highly recommend this condo to anyone interested in a relaxing, stress free vacation!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Amy, I think now you know why my family and I fell in love with LGI. It took just one visit and we went from being renters to becoming owners. I am so happy you were able to spend quality time with your family. Come back soon!
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5

Well decorated and maintained condo. This was our 3rd year in this condo.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful 2 weeks in February at LGI and it was perfect. This was our 3rd stay in Maria's condo and it is very comfortable and well maintained and tastefully decorated. The golf cart is great. We plan to return next year. The Fishers, Daniels, WV

  • Review Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Very Nice Condo

  • 5 of 5

Maria is a great host. She is organized and a good communicator. The condo is clean, modern, very nicely decorated and well supplied. Highly recommended. Thank you for allowing us to enjoy LGI at your property. We are already looking forward to coming back.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Jason, thank you for your nice review. We will see you again next year.
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5

Paradise

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing island and a wonderful condo. While we only had one week to be "on island" it was totally rejuvenating. Thank you, Maria, for sharing your little island dream house with us. We truly had everything that we needed and more. From the Ferry boat captains to the condo residents/renters, everyone we came across was so welcoming. Having a golf cart was a great perk. What fun to hop on and go to the pool or beach. Great shelling and perfect sunsets. Next year - it will be two weeks for sure!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Judy, this little island is truly magical. I look forward to having you and your husband back. Thank you for your kind words.
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Sarasota Internt'l Airport or Fort Myers Intl
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
The Water's Edge
Nearest Ferry
Little Gasparilla Island
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Gasparilla Country Club
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Hwy 776
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
'The Fishery' or 'The Water's Edge'
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Little Gasparilla Beach
Car: necessary

Little Gasparilla is a tranquil, friendly island. You will enjoy the secluded, white sand beaches. You can stroll down the beach and find shells, fossilized shark teeth and sand dollars. You can enjoy a nice swim in the warm Gulf waters or fish from the shoreline or the docks. Come and enjoy Florida and relax in a quiet, island paradise.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo 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
 
2017 High Season
26 Mar 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£991
for 7 nights
£991
 
 
2018 High Season
18 Nov 2017 - 8 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,022
for 7 nights
£1,022
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£797
for 5 nights
From
£143
£913
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £309.21
Cleaning Fee £73.44 + Tax
Tax Rate 12.0%

***VRBO is now charging a service fee that goes directly to them. They decide how much they are going to charge you. If you wish to avoid that additional fee, please contact me and we will arrange an alternative payment method.***

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Check out 10:00 am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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