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"Surf's Up": Beach Front Victorian Cottage with Unbelievable Views!

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,200 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bed Rooms, Two Baths, 1200 Sq Ft. With views that will take your breath away.

This island provides the perfect get away because there are no cars, shops or restaurants, just relaxation. This beautiful Beach Cottage is steps away from the Gulf. Large Master Bed Room with California King. Master Bath has large shower and jet tub. Second bedroom has a Queen Bed, third bedroom has twin bed. Family room with couch that makes a bed for two. There is also an extra bedroom that is great for kids/teenagers with bunk beds and couch that makes a bed for two. All bedrooms have flat screen TVs with hi def throughout house. Also, 4 bikes available for your use.

LITTLE GASPARILLA FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS...PLEASE READ!

• You cannot drive your car to the island and the only access is via water taxi; there is no vehicle ferry.

• You must park your car at the marina at the mainland but it will be perfectly safe there; parking is $6 a day.

• The water taxi is $10 per person each way and he will drop you right at our dock

• All homes come with a grill. We have a gas grill.

• We provide beach chairs and an umbrella.

• You must bring all groceries to the island with you.

• There are no stores of any kind on the island, not even a convenience store. You can buy ice on the island, however.

• There is no need to bring drinking water; the water from the tap is safe and drinkable.

• There are first responders on the island and we have 911 service in case of an emergency.

• Golf carts are not necessary; the island is only 100-200 yards wide in most places and our concierge will meet you upon arrival to bring you to the house. But they are fun to go exploring.

• You can fish off the dock or the beach but non-Florida residents will need to purchase a fishing license.

• The beach is dog-friendly but dogs must be under your control, non-aggressive and we do charge a pet fee.

More Details

Owner
Little Gasparilla Vacation Rentals
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 June, 2017

About Little Gasparilla Vacation Rentals

We are a family that has been coming to Little Gasparilla Island for 20 plus years. We fell in love upon the first visit. We always dreamed of owning a house here. That dream has now come true, and we would love to share our slice of heaven with you.

Little Gasparilla Vacation Rentals purchased this cottage in 2015

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed
    Bonus Room - 2 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed
  • Master Suite King, with master bath
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Barbecue
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • Shelling
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • water tubing

Reviews

4.6/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

"Surf's Up": Beach Front Victorian Cottage with Unbelievable Views!
average rating of 4.6 based on 5 reviews
5

An amazing home for enjoying island life!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at "Surf's Up" Thanksgiving week of 2016. We have stayed on LGI for 3 Thanksgivings, but this was our first spent at this property. We loved this house and it's location. The view from the porch is amazing and the house's location made it so easy to get to the beach for sunset. Will stay beachfront from now on!

The home was very clean and well maintained. We enjoyed the paddleboards and appreciated having them there for our use. We were looking forward to having 4 bikes to use, but found 2 adult bikes and one kids bike. They were not in working condition, but the owners said they would attend to the bikes for future renters.

The owners were always available by phone or text when we had any questions. They were easy to communicate with leading up to, during, and after the trip.

We hope to enjoy this property again.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

An Amazing Home with a Breathtaking View

  • 5 of 5

I stayed at Surfs Up with 7 friends from 8/12/2016-8/19/2016 and we could not be more pleased with our stay. The house was very well maintained and very clean. Even with 8 people in the home, there was plenty of room for everyone. The homeowners supply renters with a fully equipped kitchen, plenty of towels, and other appliances for renters to use. They even supply the renter with items like paddle boards and bikes to make a stay on the island even more enjoyable. The view from the screened-in porch is immaculate, as you are only footsteps away from the Gulf. I was very pleased with every aspect of my stay here, and can honestly say I have nothing negative to say about my stay or the home. I would absolutely recommend Surfs Up to anyone visiting the island.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Family Fun

  • 4 of 5

My family and friends really enjoyed our stay. The views of the sunsets were amazing. We love the fact they had 2 paddle boards, the kids couldn't get enough of it. We paddled out to the sandbar and the kids snorkeled.The kitchen was fully stocked with kitchen equipment, and the grill made cooking easy. All and all, a lovely vacation.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Love being right on the beach

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay. We loved to be able to sit out on the screened porch. Also, the beach chairs were very nice to be able to take down to the beach. There could have been a few more beach toys for the kids. What was there was basically broken and worn out. But we went and bought a little pack at the store and a couple shovels that the kids played with and left for future guests. Our oldest thoroughly enjoyed the fishing poles! The grill was great! The dishwasher was not working properly when we were there, and this was disappointing. The bed was nice that it is a king, but a little hard. Nice to have the dvd player for the rainy days. Overall we would definitely return!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Adorable Beachfront Cottage with Incredible Ocean Views

  • 5 of 5

We recently visited Surf's Up and found it to be a wonderful place. It is delightfully decorated and the owners obviously take great pride in their house. The kitchen, living and dining area is perfect for family gatherings and all look out through a screened lanai to a pristine beach and gorgeous ocean. The property is directly beachfront.The sleeping accommodations are very nice for a large group and the house is well-stocked with linens and kitchen equipment. In summary this is a lovely property and I would highly recommend it for a stay on Little Gasparilla Island.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Punta Gorda
Nearest Beach
LGI
Car: not necessary

Nothing like drinking that first cup of Coffee, with the feel of the ocean breeze on your face. Then take a few steps to the beach, in search of prehistoric shark's teeth, shells and shorebirds.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage 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
 
holiday
1 Jul 2017 - 8 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,280
for 7 nights
£2,280
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday
2 Sep 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,280
for 7 nights
£2,280
 
 
holiday
18 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,280
for 7 nights
£2,280
 
 
holiday
23 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,280
for 7 nights
£2,280
 
 
Winter/Spring 2018
7 Jan 2018 - 1 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,021
for 7 nights
£2,021
£6,609
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,155
for 3 nights
From
£346
£2,021
£6,609
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £13 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £115.95
Pet Fee £77.3 + Tax
Refundable Damage Deposit £386.51
Tax Rate 12.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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