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Luxurious Tropical Oasis with 4 Bedrooms, Pool, and every amenity!

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Serrano - 27060 Flamingo Drive

4 Bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 1 half bath, sleeps 8

This is a beautiful and very well appointed newer home that we love to visit as much as we can. It is decorated in a more contemporary style than what is typical in the area, yet it is very warm and comfortable. It is a great place for gatherings of family and friends, and has 4 very large and private bedrooms located in the four corners of the house. It is located in a beautifully landscaped newer gated development with other beautiful homes. It is very quiet, with very little traffic on the street.

We love the area and natural setting, which is very serene and beautiful. There is an amazing variety of tropical birds, plants, and aquatic life. and tropical plants. You can explore the river with our canoe or kayak, or just sit on the dock. You can also dock up to 20 ft power boat if you have one (or want to rent one)

There are a lot of great things to do that are close by, including the beaches and parks, kayaking or power boating, fishing, golfing, tennis, shopping, dining

We live in Chicago, but because our trips to Bonita are frequent but too short, we love the convenience of this location. It is 20 minutes from Southwest Florida Airport (RSW) and is less than two hours from Ft. Lauderdale airport (FLL) It is close to the Tamiami Trail (US-41) . Bonita is great too because it is convenient to Naples area as well as Ft Myers (20 min) , Sanibel & Captiva Island (45 min)

Conveniently located halfway between Mercato in North Naples and Coconut Point in Estero. You can walk to the Promenade at Bonita Bay Blvd and US-41. We are also close to Publix, Target, Office Depot, Miromar Outlet Mall, Trader Joes, Walmart, Costco, Sam's Club.

Also many great restaurants within a mile or so from house including Roys, Carabba's, Outback Steak House, IHOP, Silver Spoon Grill, Tequila's, Maria's Mexican, and many many more. You dont have to spend a lot of your valuable free time driving places if you don't want to!

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Owner
Ned and Margi
Member since: 2012
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
1 December, 2016

Guestbook comments from the owner

After 10 years of renting home in the Orlando area, this was by far the best house we have ever stayed in. The amenities and position have been superior and we would love to stay again! Many thanks from all for a great stay! PS The January weather is much better than in Orlando!
Dec 2013
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

Luxurious Tropical Oasis with 4 Bedrooms, Pool, and every amenity!
average rating of 5.0 based on 21 reviews
5

Beautiful house with a wonderful pool

  • 5 of 5

Our family (mom, dad, 7 yr old, 5 yr old, grandma and grandpa) had a wonderful week at the Dolphin house. House was the perfect size for us, and was very clean and modern. Every kitchen appliance you could need and a well stocked spice cabinet (check before you go to the grocery store). Our kids loved the pool (in March, water temp was around 90 degrees every day), using the kayak, and the nearby Green Cone Cafe. Carl was very helpful and offered great local recommendations. The garage was stocked with tons of fun gear; especially useful to us was the basket of sand toys and the collapsible beach wagon! We were sad to leave - one week wasn't long enough!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Awesome house!

  • 5 of 5

This house is amazing! Clean, spacious, well located and equiped with everything you need. The owner Ned was always available when we needed to contact him. The kids liked the house so much that they did not want to leave. You won't regreat renting this property.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The PERFECT getaway house!

  • 5 of 5

We couldn't have asked for a better home, or owners. The house was fully stocked with all of the essentials and more! As said in other reviews, the pictures do not do this house justice...perfect for a single family or two couples with kids because, there are two separate master suites and 2 more "kid's" rooms. The house was clean and ready for us to go shopping, without having to clean out any appliances in order to feel comfortable putting our stuff away. The owner was very accommodating to our relatively short notice, and indecisiveness when it came to the duration of our stay and Carl, the property manager, was very nice and stopped by to see if there was anything we needed, or if anything had been overlooked during turnover. This will be our annual rental from here on...even though we have several family members in the area, and one even has a couple of rentals (shhh!). Awesome pool for the kids (and adults who like to act like kids!), plenty of well appointed rooms for everyone, large luxury bathrooms, great lanai area for relaxing outside of the pool, comfortable master suites for the adults, and about 5 minutes from everything you could want, or hope to do on a beach vacation!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing House!

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful house that feels like home away from home. It was hard to leave this house! The owners are very friendly and the house manager is very responsive and friendly. The pictures do not do this house justice. I have rented houses in Bonita in the past and they were nice, but The Dolphin House put them to shame. You will feel like you are in your own private oasis. Thanks for a wonderful stay! I will definitely want to stay here again!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Outstanding accommodation

  • 5 of 5

Dolphin house is a beautiful home and the owners have thought of everything that is needed to ensure a luxury stay. Everything in the house is of a very high quality from the towels and linens through to the beach and pool toys. The outside space is excellent with lovely lounge seating, sun loungers and family size eating area along with a great bbq. The house is in a great position being very close to shops, beaches, restaurants and a great community gym with tennis courts and disc golf. The owners are extremely helpful and very easy to communicate with. I would highly recommend Dolphin House and we will definitely be back!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Jane for the review of our place. We look forward to having you back again next year!
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Dolphin House - photos don't even do it justice

  • 5 of 5

Our family just got back from an amazing spring break in Bonita Springs and much of our good time is owed to Dolphin House. This is a fantastic rental and is even better that the photos show. New, clean, and very well-appointed. Ned, the owner, is very prompt and helpful with his communication about the property. The house is gorgeous, it has everything, and the pool and hot tub are great to come home to after a full day at the beach.

We were so pleased with our rental and intent to come back again next year. Thank you Ned and Margi!

  • Review Submitted: Apr 25, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Coconut Point
"Its great to have an outdoor shopping area. It is located about 4 miles North of Dolphin Ho..."
Wiggins Pass
"Great state park with long stretch of beach "
Roy's - Bonita Springs
"Roys is about 1 mile West of Dolphin House @ Paradise Village. Great place and ambiance. H..."
Maria's Restaurant
"Good authentic local Mexican Restaurant in old Bonita Springs, about 1 mile East of Dolphin ..."
Downtown Naples
"Tons of dining options, good people watching spot. Parking is pretty easy too. Its a bit o..."
Sanibel & Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce
"Beautiful beaches are in abundance here. If you like shelling, this is probably the best pl..."
Public Beach and Pier
"Fort Myers beach is about 30 minutes from Dolphin House. It has an older area with smaller h..."
South Beach
"South Beach is a bit of a drive (about 2.5 hrs) , but if you are staying in Bonita Springs f..."
Lovers Key State Park
"Beautiful Beaches here. Very unspoiled, good place to Kayak also."
Royal Scoop Homemade Ice Cream
"Great ice cream flavors. Crowds stretch out the door in season"
Bonefish Grill
"Even though its a "chain", very good seafood and service here at reasonable price"
Mel's Diner
"Good breakfasts lunch and early dinner in 50s style diner look. On US41 just South of Bonita..."
tony sacco's coal oven pizza
"Love the thin crust euro style pizza. "
De Romo's Restaurant
"This newer place has gourmet italian deli, restaurant, and outdoor bar. It is the best thin..."
A Table Apart
"Very good fusion cuisine. Best snapper around and very good service!"
Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Southwest Florida Int'l Airport (RSW)
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Trianon Hotel Poolside Bar
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Key West Express (Marco Island or Ft Myers Beach
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Bonita Bay, Bonita Fairway, Raptor Bay
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
US-41 Tamiami Trial & West Terry Street
Nearest Restaurant
0.8 Miles
Roy's, Carraba's, Outback, IHOP, Taquilas
Nearest Beach
3.5 Miles
Barefoot Beach, Wiggins, Vanderbilt, Lovers Key
Car: recommended

The house is in a quiet small gated community on a cul de sac with very little vehicle traffic, but is close to US-41 Tamiami Trail

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Serrano, Florida South Gulf Coast

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Peak 2017
31 Dec 2016 - 16 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,706
for 7 nights
£1,706
£6,291
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,177
for 7 nights
£1,177
£4,087
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning £119
Refundable Damage Deposit £238
Tax Rate 11.0%

From $1,200-$1,600 per week (1 week minimum stay)
Reservation Deposit: 50% of total (due within 7 days of making reservation)
Balance due 45 days prior to check in
Entire Balance Due at Reservation if less than 45 days from check-in
Security Deposit of $500 (you can write a check that will not be cashed or we reserve this amount on credit card) )
Routine cleaning Fee is $150

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Serrano in Florida South Gulf Coast

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2400 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • near the sea ...
  • river ...
  • Water View ...
  • waterfront
  • Waterfront
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
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Master Bath North - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Master Bath South - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Powder Room - Toilet
  • North Master Bath has Large Soaking Tub, Double Sink Vanity, Separate Shower with hand sprayer, and separate WC room. This bathroom is huge. The South Master Bath has a very large and open shower in a separate room from vanity, and has a door that allows direct access from pool area Powder room is located off living room, has WC and Sink with wall cabinets and nice artwork
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master Bedroom North - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , French Doors - Walk out to pool
    Master Bedroom South - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , French Doors - Walk out to pool
    Guest Bedroom South - 1 Large Double Bed
    Guest Bedroom North - 1 Large Double Bed
  • The two Master Bedrooms each have king sized crate and barrel platform beds, nightstands, and two reading lamps. They also both have wall mounted flat screen TVs, nice artwork, and Plantation shutters. They also have french doors with direct access to the pool area, and very large closets. There are also two dressers in each. The Master also has a desk and office chair The remaining two bedrooms have queen sized platform beds with nightstands and lamps. One has large walk in closet
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 2 bicycles
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • sailing
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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