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The Emeraude Nest - True Get Away From It All Holiday

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 Bedroom 4 Bathroom Family Home

Ideal family house with a large living space on the second floor. Entirely remodeled in 2013. Fully gated and heated pool - completed in December 2014.

View over Gulf of Mexico and reserve from 1st and 2nd floor. Each floor has a large veranda to relax and take in the view.

King size bed in master bedroom, Queen size bed in bedroom 2 and 2 single beds in bedroom 3. Also an inflatable mattress is available for a toddler.

Pay Pal/Credit Cards accepted

Alex & Delphine Stewart
Member since: 2010
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
15 July, 2018

What makes this house unique

No cars and quiet island living that lets you switch off to the outside world if you let it


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Captiva in Lee County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 5 - Outdoor Shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 is a large bedroom with King size bed, dresser and walk in wardrobe. En-suite with large shower Bedroom 2 has a Queen size bed and large built in wardrobe. En-suite with bath and shower Bedroom 3 has 2 Twin size beds with built in wardrobe. En-suite with shower
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • DVR
  • Games
  • MP3 Dock
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Deck Furniture
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Porch Furniture
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Yard
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • bay
  • marina
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

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The Emeraude Nest - True Get Away From It All Holiday
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 6 reviews

very comfortable and lots of fun

  • 4 of 5

The house is very clean and the beds are comfortable. There are lots of terrific extras--sea kayaks, bikes, life jackets. The downstairs fridge was great for keeping drinks by the pool and ready to load the cooler when we'd head out to the boat or the beach. Good location on the southernmost part of the residential section right near the preserve so the beach access is right at the edge of the preserve and away from beach front homes. All in all it was wonderful.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Best vacation!

  • 5 of 5

Our vacation to North Captiva and the Emeraude Nest was outstanding. From the arrival to the departure our stay was exceptional. The house is wonderfully located on the island with a view of the ocean and has every amenity you could ask for! The house is extremely well maintained and the kitchen is well equipped. We particularly enjoyed the fact that there were no cars and only golf carts. It is a true escape from the everyday hustle and we are looking forward to our return visit !

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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beautiful home and perfect, quiet location on this amazing island!

  • 5 of 5

The home had everything we needed and more for a perfect trip! This house is very clean and well cared for. There was plenty of space for 4 adults and 2 children. The owners and property caretakers were so helpful before, during and after our stay. We loved it, and would go back to stay here in a heartbeat.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Mar-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Alex and Delphine thought of everything! This rental has beach chairs, umbrellas, beach toys, kayaks, bikes, coolers, etc. You name it, they thought of it and provided it with the home. The home is located on the far end of the island, next to the preserve which gives you plenty of privacy. It's also is very quiet. The beach, which wasn't crowded at all, was just a couple minute walk away. We utilized our golf cart, which is included. The home is beautiful, and well decorated. We enjoyed watching the sunset from our private screened in balcony every evening. Each bedroom has its own full bath and television. This was great for the kids, as they could go off on their own and the adults could relax in the evening. I can't say enough about this rental. We had an awesome vacation!

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wow! All The Comforts of Home

  • 5 of 5

This house is a home! So clean, modern, well cared for, and spacious. There are plenty of places to get away for quiet moments or sharing time with family & friends. The pool is a real gathering spot with lots of sunny hours. The kayaks, pool side furniture, fat tire bikes, golf cart and so much more create the best experience. The location is perfect for all kinds of beach play, walks, or just relaxing. Everything is easy. As important Delphine and Alex are great communicators and do everything to make sure your experience is the best. Would highly recommend. Please take good care of things if you rent because my family will be back!

  • Review Submitted: 15-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: December 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beauty, relaxation, and true comfort!

  • 5 of 5

The house was more than we imagined. Wonderfully equipped and spacious. Kitchen was beautiful. Loved the screened in porch off the kitchen. We have breakfast there every morning. All bedrooms had their own beautiful bathroom. On site pool, kayaks, and beach equipment was a real plus! We loved hopping into our golf cart to sight see around the island. Pure relaxation on the island. Arrangements for travel to island and food for the week was easy and trouble free. A great vacation and one our family will do over and over and over and over!

  • Review Submitted: 22-Feb-2015
  • Date of Stay: December 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind words, we are more than happy that you enjoyed your stay at our property. We appreciate that you chose our property for your vacation and will always act upon any suggestions that you have to improve your holiday experience. We have already made changes following your suggestions. Regards Delphine & Alex
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Fort Myers
Nearest Barpub
1.8 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
1.8 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
43 Kilometres
I-75 - From Pine Island
Nearest Restaurant
1.8 Kilometres
NCIC & Barnacle's
Nearest Ski
500 Metres
Water ski
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Gulf Lane Beach
Car: not necessary

No cars, sandy roads island living, total relaxation. Electric Golf cart supplied 6 seater

Charter fishing, day trips via water taxi to surrounding islands. Golf and shopping are accessible by water taxi to Sanibel and Fort Myers(factory stores nearby). There are 6 scheduled taxi runs per day. If you'd prefer, a private boat charter can take you. You can be picked up via limousine service and taken to the marina for 20-minute boat ride to the island or you can rent a car at Fort Myers or Tampa international airport and drive yourself to the marina.

Details on transport and groceries pick up or delivery can be provided by owner.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Captiva, USA

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Summer Season
5 May 2018 - 17 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
18 Aug 2018 - 16 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Thanksgiving 2018
17 Nov 2018 - 23 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
24 Nov 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Holiday Season 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
5 Jan 2019 - 22 Feb 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
23 Feb 2019 - 3 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Summer Season
4 May 2019 - 16 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
17 Aug 2019 - 15 Nov 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £572.02

For 4th July, Thanksgiving Day, Memorial Day, Labour Day, Easter please ask for rates

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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