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Rum Point - Wow! So Many Amenities- Pool -2 Golf Carts-Resort Privileges

People12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
People
12
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Captiva - Rum Point - 5 BR/Pool

5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Bathrooms - sleeps up to 12 people

Large 5 bedroom North Captiva house, literally surrounded by decks. Provides breathtaking views of the Gulf and bay.

Rum Point is the perfect home for family vacations. There is plenty of room inside and out. Outside the home is surrounded on 3 by decks and has a spacious deck around the pool. Inside the home has 5 bedrooms, 3.5 baths, and is decorated to reflect the feel of the island with tasteful nautical accents throughout.

The first floor is a semi private apartment, perfect for older children or if vacation with friends. There are 2 bedrooms and 1 bath on this level; as well as a kitchenette and pool table for entertaining. The first bedroom has a queen size bed and TV with DVD; the second bedroom has 2 twin beds and TV with DVD. The billiards room and the second bedroom have pool deck access. The kitchenette includes a two burner stove top, microwave, coffee maker and small refrigerator. In addition, there is a full size refrigerator in closet.

The second floor is where the other 3 bedrooms are located, all with deck access. The master bedroom has a king size bed, private bath, and TV with DVD. The second bedroom has a Quad Bunk (4 sleeping spots) and TV/satellite. The final bedroom has Queen bed and TV/satellite with DVD. Internet Access.

The top level has an open floor plan. The kitchen is fully equipped and has tile counter-tops. The living room overlooks a screened deck and has TV with DVD. Opposite of the screened deck is another deck allows access to the rooftop deck which provides sweeping views of the bay and Gulf.

Bedrooms:

Master Bedroom - King Bed, Private Bath, TV/Satellite with DVD, Deck Access;

Bedroom 1 - Queen Bed, TV/satellite, Deck Access

Bedroom 2 - Quad Bunk Beds (4 twin bed sleeping spots) TV/Satellite, Deck access;

Bedroom 3 - Queen Bed, TV with DVD, Located in semi-private apartment;

Bedroom 4 - 2 Twin Beds, TV with DVD, Pool Deck Access, Located in semi-private apartment;

Features:

Roof Top Observation Deck;

Semi-Private Apartment with Kitchenette, TV, Satellite, DVD;

Wireless Internet;

Gas Grill;

Pool Table.

2 Golf Carts

Private slip available to rent $40.0 per day

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Sarah Rapp
Member since: 2003
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
8 December, 2016
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What makes this house unique

Rum Point boasts a 5 story crow’s nest with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico, Pine Island Sound and at least a dozen of the surrounding islands. It’s a great place to gather for morning coffee while planning the day or for watching a sunset or stargazing. The screened deck on the kitchen level has ceiling fans and makes an excellent place for an afternoon card game. The screened deck on the bedroom level is complete with hammock and the most comfortable porch swing you’ll ever sit in. Rum Point sits on a secluded double lot surrounded by tall trees. The private pool is lighted and heated and has a very large pool deck surrounding it with plenty of seating and lounge chairs for the whole gang.

Guestbook comments from the manager

Spent week in early July at Rum Point with 5 adults and 8 teens. House was awesome, clean and well maintained, and island was very quiet and relaxing. Not a lot to do on island which was fine with adults, but feared teens would be climbing the walls by midweek. Just the opposite, they were loving the place and asking to come for two weeks next summer. One of the most unusual and enjoyable family vacations I have ever been on. Only complaint was getting groceries. It was not difficult but very $$$. The general store at the resort was downright laughable and the delivery service was not cheap. They overcharged me around $50 for delivery of our initial order, and I have called twice to get the situation resolved to no avail.



Can't say enough good things about Sarah Rapp and the Miklovcic's, the owners. All were extremely helpful, honest and hospitable. Without reservation, I highly recommend spending a week or two at Rum Point, just make sure you plan ahead and bring plenty of groceries.
Jun 2013
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

Rum Point - Wow! So Many Amenities- Pool -2 Golf Carts-Resort Privileges
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

4 Generation Family Dream

  • 5 of 5

This house was wonderful. We spent 2 weeks with 4 generations of family. The staff were excellent. The pool was great. Beds were comfortable. Everything we needed was there. Comes with NCIC membership. We took advantage of kayaking, bikes, pool. Order some fresh seafood from Mango's and bring it home to cook. Those were our best meals. 11 people there and we never felt crowded. We are still debating what was more beautiful, sunrise or sunset from the crows nest. We will be back to both North Captiva and Rum Point. This was the most relaxing vacation ever.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 28, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review, we value any and all feedback from our guests. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed Rum Point, the home has been a dream come true for our family and a true pleasure to share with other families such as yours. We completely understand your inability to find a final winner in the debate over Sunrise or Sunset, the view from up top is possibly the best on the island and the colors that come alive twice a day are incredible. We are glad you were able to be there with so many of your family and that you found the home to be plenty big enough. We too travel with extended family often and one of the things we always appreciate is the amount of space and decks. It's great to hear you took advantage of the NCIC membership, the kayaks are great way to explore a little more of the island and check out some of our aquatic life.
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5

Thanksgiving on Upper Captiva

  • 5 of 5

I have been coming to Upper Captiva since the 1950's (I was a very young kid) and Rum Point was one of the best houses we have stayed in. Had 14 guest and it was fantastic. 2.5 refrigerators really helped along with 2 golf carts. Great views of the Gulf, Captiva Pass and Pine Island Sound from the crow's nest where we watched up to 20 osprey and flocks of white pelicans going for breakfast while we drank our morning coffee. Fishing and beaches were just around the corner while the kids swam in the heated pool. The owner made sure we were well taken care of. This home is definitely on the top of our list to come back again.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Rum Point. This house is beautiful and has all the comforts of home and then some. We were looking for a large home to accommodate our family of 12 and Rum Point was perfect. Having a second refrigerator and washer and dryer really came in handy with so many of us. We would definetly come back for our next family get together.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed the Rum Point and hope you will return soon.
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5

Loved my stay at Rum Point. Can't wait to go again

  • 5 of 5

The property was awesome. There were 12 of us and we were never crowded. The bedrooms were decorated in different themes The crows nest was fantastic to relax over a cup of coffee in the morning and then to watch the sunsets at night. Great pool area, we enjoyed the game room with the pool table. Lived going to the beach to watch the Dolphins play. Great great family vacation. Can't wait to go again. I defiantly recommend this beautiful house for a vacation in paradise

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We are delighted you had a wonderful time at our home and hope you will return again soon.
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5

Rum Pointe - Amazing Vacation Rental

  • 5 of 5

Our family has been vacationing on North Captiva for many years and this was our first stay at Rum Point. We loved it!! We will be staying there every time we visit North Captiva from now on.

The house is amazing! The view was the best of any home we have visited. I could stay up there all day in the comfy deck chairs on the roof, looking out at the waters all around me. I loved that being on the tip of the island, water was all around us. We were so close, I saw a dolphin from the roof!! The beautiful beach was just a short walk from the house. My family loved the screened in hammock room - it was our nighttime social area. We also loved hanging out in the game room, it was so much fun! The sprawling home had so many inviting decks that it made the large house seem huge!

The house came with two golf carts that made getting around the island a lot of fun. The house was incredibly clean when we arrived and everything in it was in working order.

The pool was private and beautiful and it even lit up at night. The large private lot with all of its flowers and palms was beautiful and quiet. The house was perfect! We are looking forward to going back later in the summer with our extended family. I love that there is room for everyone and I can't wait till they explore the home and the island with us!

North Captiva is truly our favorite vacation destination and Rum Point is the house for us from now on! We travel a lot and there is no place like North Captiva! It is our home away from home and Rum Point is now the cherry on top! It is spacious, clean, fun, comfortable, has everything we need, in the perfect location, private and absolutely beautiful! The perfect island getaway! Thank you, thank you, thank you for a wonderful vacation experience!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review of our home. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay at the Rum Point.
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Rum Pointe - An Awesome Vacation Experience

  • 5 of 5

Our family has been vacationing on North Captiva for many years and this was our first stay at Rum Point. We loved it!! We will be staying there every time we visit North Captiva from now on.

The house is amazing! The view was the best of any home we have visited. I could stay up there all day in the comfy deck chairs on the roof, looking out at the waters all around me. I loved that being on the tip of the island, water was all around us. We were so close, I saw a dolphin from the roof!! The beautiful beach was just a short walk from the house. My family loved the screened in hammock room - it was our nighttime social area. We also loved hanging out in the game room, it was so much fun! The sprawling home had so many inviting decks that it made the large house seem huge!

The house came with two golf carts that made getting around the island a lot of fun. The house was incredibly clean when we arrived and everything in it was in working order.

The pool was private and beautiful and it even lit up at night. The large private lot with all of its flowers and palms was beautiful and quiet. The house was perfect! We are looking forward to going back later in the summer with our extended family. I love that there is room for everyone and I can't wait till they explore the home and the island with us!

North Captiva is truly our favorite vacation destination and Rum Point is the house for us from now on! We travel a lot and there is no place like North Captiva! It is our home away from home and Rum Point is now the cherry on top! It is spacious, clean, fun, comfortable, has everything we need, in the perfect location, private and absolutely beautiful! The perfect island getaway! Thank you, thank you, thank you for a wonderful vacation experience!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
RSW
Car: not necessary

North Captiva is a secluded barrier island in SW Florida. The island offers world class fishing, spectacular sunsets and pristine beaches. North Captiva is an ideal family vacation location.

Along with four restaurants, there is a convenient store, bait shop, gift shop and boat rentals (Boats and Fun)

Prices & Availability

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

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low
28 Nov 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
5 night minimum stay
£2,048
for 5 nights
£2,804
 
 
Peak
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
£3,308
for 5 nights
£4,568
 
 
Low
7 Jan 2017 - 10 Feb 2017
5 night minimum stay
£2,048
for 5 nights
£2,804
 
 
shoulder
11 Feb 2017 - 3 Mar 2017
5 night minimum stay
£2,363
for 5 nights
£3,245
 
 
Peak
4 Mar 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
5 night minimum stay
£3,308
for 5 nights
£4,568
 
 
Low
22 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,922
for 5 nights
£2,628
 
 
Summer
27 May 2017 - 4 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£2,174
for 5 nights
£2,980
 
 
Low
5 Sep 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£2,048
for 5 nights
£2,804
 
 
Shoulder
18 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,333
for 7 nights
£3,333
 
 
Low
26 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£2,048
for 5 nights
£2,804
 

Additional pricing information

Housekeeping £159
Refundable Damage Deposit £397
Pet Fee £159 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.0%

Full membership to the North Captiva Island Club included with your stay. Two golf carts included with your stay.

25 % of the total amount due plus a refundable $500.0 security deposit. Eight weeks prior to arrival the remaining balance is due. Both credit cards and checks are accepted forms of payment.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

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

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Captiva, USA

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach ...
  • Beach View
  • resort ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet
    Half Bathroom - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , located in master suite. Dual sinks
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • All baths are supplied with ample amounts of bath towels (white). Shampoo is not included. Towels for Beach and Pool are provided with each rental (please leave beach towels clean at departure) Beach/pool towels are located in a basket next to the pool table. Private Outdoor Shower - near cart parking area with hot and cold Beach Rinse-off at lower deck by front door for rinse-off only
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Master suite, Private Bath, TV/Satellite
    Bedroom 2 - 4 Single Bed , Quad Bunk access to screened deck, TV/Satellite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , TV/Satellite in bedroom, deck access
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , located in private apartment, TV with DVD
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , located in semi -private apartment, TV, access to pool deck
  • This home can be rented as a 5 bedroom or a 3 bedroom. There is a 2 bedroom separate apartment on the ground level. Futon bed with full/double located in game (pool table) room. Extra-tall queen size inflatable available upon request Pack and play available upon request
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Crow's Nest
  • Terrace
  • Golf Cart
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda ...
  • Conservatory
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Rum Point boasts a 5 story crow’s nest with breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico, Pine Island Sound and at least a dozen of the surrounding islands. It’s a great place to gather for morning coffee while planning the day or for watching a sunset or stargazing. The screened deck on the kitchen level has ceiling fans and makes an excellent place for an afternoon card game. The screened deck on the bedroom level is complete with hammock and the most comfortable porch swing you’ll ever sit in. Rum Point sits on a secluded double lot surrounded by tall trees. The private pool is lighted and heated and has a very large pool deck surrounding it with plenty of seating and lounge chairs for the whole gang. Every stay at Rum Point includes full resort privileges at the North Captiva Island Club which includes tennis courts, community pool, fitness center, use of tennis racquets, kayaks, and bicycles.Priv. slip rental which can accommodate larger boats. $40.0 per day -based on availability.

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