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Luxury 4 Bdrm Tropical Estate W/dock Pool Jacuzzi Sleeps 12 Private Beach Access

6 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 28 nights


Minimum Stay
28 nights


Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Shell Harbor - Coral Sea

Luxury 4 Bedroom, 2 1/2 Bath, Pool, Jacuzzi, Dock, Private Beach Access

This fabulous 4 bedroom private estate on Sanibel's premier east end was just completely renovated in Jan 2015. No detail has been overlooked in this tropical, pet friendly, waterfront home.

This British colonial home is inviting and comfortable, from its stylish authentic glass fishing balls upon entering the driveway to the Murray Bros. fighting chairs at the breakfast bar this tropical get away is paradise.

Coral Sea features a screened patio with a heated pool and Jacuzzi with sunset views, as well as a terrace on the second floor with incredible views for star gazing. The patio has a gas grill and table that seats 8 for entertaining. The dock has authentic captain's chairs overlooking the canal and a fish light for nighttime viewing of fish such as snook. The over-sized yard has plenty of room for pets or children to play. The home features a custom kitchen with induction cook-top, breakfast bar with Murray Bros. fighting chairs, fireplace, dining room with chandelier, air hockey table, and 2 car garage. Each of the 4 bedrooms is decorated with it's own theme, and the 2 1/2 marble baths include a whirlpool tub.

The Captain's Quarter's bedroom is located on the first floor and has a nautical theme. It features a queen bed, remote control television, luxury linens, walk in closet, and nautical charts.

The Breaker's bedroom is located on the first floor has a classic tropical theme. With two twin beds this room is great for kids or guests. This room features artwork from Charleston and an authentic brain coral lamp.

The cabana bath and powder bath are both located on the first floor and feature white marble floors and shower accentuated by the beautifully decorated beach themes.

The Little Palm bedroom feels like a honeymoon suite with it's four poster queen bed and canopy drapes. This bedroom has a tropical fan, palm tree decor, walk in closet, and french doors out on to the terrace overlooking the canal. You'll feel like you are in the tropics.

The Harbour Island bedroom with its Caribbean flair features TWO queen beds and a walk in closet. This over-sized room is decorated in coral decor with luxury bedding and has french doors onto the terrace overlooking the canal.

The upstairs bathroom features a frame-less glass shower enclosure with bench and whirlpool bathtub with marble surround. The large vanity includes a make-up area.

There are 2 laundry rooms with full size washer and dryers. The kitchen includes stainless steel appliances with a french door refrigerator, induction cook-top, convection oven, microwave, and dishwasher. The kitchen is fully stocked with dishes for 16 place settings, crystal, cookware, bake-ware, coffee maker, stand mixer, and more.

The living area includes a sleeper sofa, love seat and chair. The entertainment center has a smart TV which has Netflix, Hulu, Pandora, Skype, and more as well as Cable TV and a DVD player. The entertainment center includes board games and the game area has an air hockey table with a ping pong table attachment. There is a telescope, kayak, bicycles, and lending library for your use. Need to do some work while you are at Coral Sea? There is wireless and a wireless printer available for your use.

This private home is located in Shell Harbor and has deeded private beach access within biking and walking distance. It includes a dock and has quick access to the Gulf of Mexico and boat ramp. The home is centrally located and is close to restaurants, shopping, grocery stores, golf courses, marinas, and beaches.

Please Note: This home is zoned by the City of Sanibel for minimum 28 night rentals.

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

Julie or Larry
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
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Calendar last updated:
13 August, 2016


based on 6 holidaymaker reviews

Luxury 4 Bdrm Tropical Estate W/dock Pool Jacuzzi Sleeps 12 Private Beach Access
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

Perfect for Everyone!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect spot for us! This house has everything -- Home away from Home. Easy access from Fort Myers airport. The owners have thought of everything and were so welcoming. We had our grown children visit -- and they had such a great time. But, we also had our elderly Moms visit -- and they also had a great time. Many options -- beach, biking, hot tub, pool, golf, sunset cruises, long walks, great restaurants, playing cards by the pool and an awesome kitchen to cook delicious meals. And even UBERs to Fort Myers for those that like the night life. Our Cavalier King Charles Spaniel fit right in and the area was perfect for her too. This is a gem. We will be going back again next year!

  • Review Submitted: May 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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South Florida

Sanibel Retreat

  • 5 of 5

This property simply stated is gorgeous. The grounds are perfectly maintained, clean and oh so comfortable. The house has ample room for 12 guests albeit we were a smaller group. The view over the canal is a beautiful way to being or end your day. Sanibel Marina is only 7 mins by water and easy to locate. Boats are available for rental and Grandma Dot's Seaside Saloon is at the marina for after boating lunch. The private access beach is only a short drive away but worth the trip. The owners of this home have thought of everything don't bother packing chairs, towels or an umbrella they have it ALL. Don't miss the opportunity to experience this Sanibel retreat.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pompano Beach, FL

Relax in luxury

  • 5 of 5

The spacious rooms in this home are comfortable and luxurious. I did not want to come out of this gourmet kitchen (shock-I don't cook) It has all the amenities. Shopping is convenient and the restaurants are plentiful...the seafood is fantastic! The beautiful beaches are 5 minutes away; but why leave home. Sit in the hot tub or heated pool, nature abounds in your own back yard. The sunsets are breathtaking. There are plenty of golf courses, tennis courts, parks and bike paths to explore, and the waterways are incredible. Whether to boat or golf that is the question. We are ready to go back again and again.

  • Review Submitted: May 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This home has everything you would need, and then some things you didn't REALIZE you needed. I have to second the comment on the bedsheets... they're heavenly. All of the details and appointments are thoughtfully chosen, and it's incredibly spacious. The rooms offer a perfect amount of privacy for couples or families. Being right on the waterway is a huge plus, as the area's wildlife and beaches are most fun explored by boat! Can't wait to go back and stay again.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Coral Sea

  • 5 of 5

It was a beautiful well appointed "home". I had brought many of my own things, experience from other properties, never used them. Bright cheery place. We enjoyed many of the neighbours we met walking the dog. We have vacationed in Florida for 10 years and did not know how beautiful Sanibel Island is.

Thank you Julie and Larry for sharing.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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hollywood, fl


  • 5 of 5

I have not slept better in such a long time. The room and bed were enticingly relaxing. The sheets were so soft, I wound up buying my own for home. The Host and Hostess prepared the home well and were very helpful. Loved the sunsets and the fish. Hoping I can stay longer next year!!! Beach is close and a local watering hole has beef on wick that I wish I had right now!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
24 Miles
Southwest Florida International Airport
Nearest Golf
1.8 Miles
Sanibel Island Golf Club


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Shell Harbor, Florida South Central Gulf Coast

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
16 Apr 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
28 night minimum stay
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1 Nov 2016 - 15 Apr 2017
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights
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28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £410
Cleaning fee £164
Refundable Damage Deposit £819
Tax Rate 11.0%

Security deposit of $2000 must be made to secure the reservation. Payment of the rental amount is due in full 7 days prior to arrival date by check or wire.

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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Shell Harbor in Florida South Central Gulf Coast

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2924 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Waterfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Powder Bath - Toilet
    Cabana Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , 1st floor w/access to pool
    Upstairs Bath - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Captain's Quarters - 1 Large Double Bed
    Breakers - 2 Single Bed
    Little Palm - 1 Large Double Bed
    Harbour Island - 2 Large Double Bed
    Living Room Sofa Sleeper - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 5 bicycles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • outlet shopping
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • Kayaking

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