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Luxury 5* Marco waterfront home with private pool, dock and views

Bedrooms 3
Separate WCs1
Space 2,300 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 BR, 2.5 Bath, Villa Sleeps 6 - best villa and views for the money on Marco


This beautiful Florida waterway vacation rental home is located 16

miles South of Naples on the largest island in the Florida

Everglades chain of 10,000 islands. Marco Island is the southernmost beach community on the Gulf Coast of Florida, 40miles South of Ft.

Myers Airport and 90 miles West of Miami International Airport.

Quick Info on this home:

- Fabulous wide water views

- screened private Lanai with sunbeds, tables and chairs

- 12' x 24' heated pool

- fully equipped designer home

- 3 bedrooms (king, queen & 2 twin beds)

- 2 & 1/2 bathrooms

- high speed cable internet access - printer, scanner, copier

- 4 new flat screen LCD TV's, 3 DVD Players served by Direct TV accessing 143 TV channels, channel 800 satellite radio stations, Pandora and free on demand movies

-TV connected Family Room BOSE surround sound system with DVD, CD & Tuner

- APPLE TV - stream movies directly to large flat screen TV with

your iphone 4, 5 or 6 or play Netflix movies through the TV with HDMI cable

- second BOSE WAVE sound system in MBR w/ i phone dock

- five 21 speed mountain bikes (3 TREK)

- environmentally purified air conditioning; super clean house; hence no pets (sorry, we love them too)

- fishing gear, beach chairs, towels & buckets

- master marble en-suite with luxury jacuzzi and two walk in showers

JUNE 2011 LUXURY RENOVATION : This beautifully situated property has been completely renovated from the ground up. The family and living rooms have been opened up to create a large expanse with cathedral ceilings up to 17 feet high. The western side of the property features a continuous 40 foot expanse of state of the art sliding doors and windows 8 feet high, overlooking Landmark Bay and offering the best views in Marco. The kitchen and wet bar areas have custom beech cabinetry with state of the art appliances, including a Miele induction cook top, Miele oven with Master Chef programmable cooking, Miele glass aluminium hood, Kitchen Aid Dual French Door Refrigerator, with a separate refrigerator in the laundry room for drinks and ice, U-line 43 bottle dual zone wine cooler, De Longhi espresso/cappuccino maker and numerous small appliances.

More Details

Property Manager
Dr & Mrs Robert L Williams
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French, German, Dutch
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
8 July, 2018

About Dr & Mrs Robert L Williams

This is our winter home. We live in Europe on another island. I am a US international tax lawyer and Petra is the Dutch mother of our 3 wonderful children and manages our properties.

Dr & Mrs Robert L Williams purchased this villa in 2000

Why Dr & Mrs Robert L Williams chose Marco Island

You can find plenty of 3 BR villas on Marco Island for several hundred dollars less and some higher end properties for thousands more.

But you won't find any as luxuriously decorated as this and with these views for anything near our prices. Your choice will determine whether you have the memorable vacation of a lifetime.

What makes this villa unique

Aside from vacationing on the top rated island in America, you will be in one of the few places left in the world where you can commune with vast, untouched nature as it was, and always is, here, on the border of civilization.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Marco Island in Collier County

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2300 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Filtered Water
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , King size
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Queen size
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Twin beds
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Fish Cleaning Table
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • Wood Decking
  • 5 bicycles
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 5 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(36 traveller reviews)

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Luxury 5* Marco waterfront home with private pool, dock and views
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 36 reviews

Luxury and relaxation. A slice of paradise

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we parked in the driveway I knew that this home was something special. The waterfront setting was idyllic and so private beautiful sunsets, crystal clear pool to cool off in after all day sunshine on the dock. Absolutely everything was perfect from the top end appliances in the kitchen ( it's not every holiday let that you can cook a full blown seafood gourmet meal in ) to the high thread count sheets on dreamy comfortable beds to the Trek bikes in the garage. If this gorgeous home was a hotel it would be 5 star +. The best we have ever stayed in thank you for a dream holiday in beautiful Marco. Beaches, boating , seafood just magical

  • Review Submitted: 02-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: All the credit for this review goes to my better half, a Dutch lass who is a perfectionist as to detail...
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Perfect again

  • 5 of 5

Second time there. Loved it 😊? Clean, perfect location, has everything you could possibly want including bikes. Thanks for the use of your home!

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful place for vacation!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second time at this house and absolutely love it! The house has everything you need plus extremely clean.

  • Review Submitted: 08-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful home on a Beautiful Island!

  • 5 of 5

Marco Island is a beautiful place to vacation and the house we rented was absolutely stunning! The views from the back of the house were amazing. The only thing you need to bring is your own groceries. The owners were very easy to communicate with and answered all our questions. Pack your suitcases and enjoy! You will have everything else you need in this beautiful home!

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review, and it always lovely to hear our guests enjoying the home.
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Perfect Location - beautiful House

  • 5 of 5


  • Review Submitted: 07-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for a quiet relaxing holiday

  • 4 of 5

We have just returned from 2 weeks at 380 lamplighter, after a disasterous start getting to the airport and forgetting my passport and money and having to go back home twice! I eventually made it to the gate with 10 mins to spare. We finally arrived at the house around 9pm after been travelling well over a day we was exhausted! Which brings me to my first disappointment and half star deduction, we was looking forward to a chilled drink only to find their was nothing in the cooler as expected. The following morning we did some food shopping and bought everything, when we returned to the house we finally had a good look around and discovered that there was literally everything you could hope for: ( spices, condements, bath/shower gels, creams and so on..) literally everything which was great!!. The pool was superb it was cold on first entry but that's exactly what we wanted when it's 90 plus degrees!. Took us a while to figure out the cooker tops to work and stay on but we managed to get through. Overall the house was great! Never saw 1 bug!.

The beach to go to is the south Marco beach it's superb and really easy to get to. We mostly shopped st the publix which has everything you need, occasionally we went to wall-mart for a change and look around too. Great place for breakfast is near publix called red lobster ( small, friendly, quiet great food ). Shopping malls best one is the coastland centre mall up Naples it's got a Cheesecake Factory across the street which is a must visit!. Avoid the coconut point mall waste of a trip stick to coastland for your shopping spree!. Naples zoo is ok for a few hours no more than that tho. Overall tho was a great relaxing trip.

Pros: pool and view is superb

South Marco beach great

Cleanliness to notch

Decking and fishing ( I left my ugly stik rod and reel for future people to use )

Cons: Disappointed no wine or beer in cooler on arrival as expected.

Not much to do if it rains or cloudy days.

Overall would I stay again? Yes, but only a week and have the other in Orlando.

Disappointed caught no fish :( I caught 3 last year just up the road at another villa.

All of these said we have stayed at over 20 different houses and villas over the years and this is definitely in the top 5 maybe even top 3!

  • Review Submitted: 28-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We thank you, for your review and take all comments of our guests seriously. We apologise that there was not a bottle of wine, as promised. We have already contacted our maintenance company to ensure that, there is always one bottle of wine in the fridge. However, we do not mention in a our rough guide, that we supply beer! We wished our guest would have advised us, of this short coming, when he arrived, as we would have immediately, had two bottles, of wine delivered to the house, one as compensation, and we would even have delivered beer, at his request. The hob is an induction hob, and there is also a pool heater. In our guide, we advise guests that if there are any problems, to advise us, so we can rectify the situation, a.s.ap. We are contactable by e-mail 24/7, by telephone and we also have a maintenance company located on Marco Island. Our aim is always to give our guests the most comfortable and best holiday on beautiful Marco Island. If it rains, there is a wonderful cinema, library and museum. In Naples there are art galleries, theatres and as mentioned Coastland Mall. There is also outside of Naples one of the best out let malls "Miramar" at exit 123. We hope our future guests will have a wonderful holiday, and we are here always to assist.
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Tigertail Beach
Beach in a nature reserve
CJ's on the Bay
Reserve Table 188 for Sunset View
Rose Marina Rental Boats
Marco Movies
Dine out at the movies
Joey's Pizzeria & Pasta House
Order an hour in advance - meat lover's pizza
Rookery Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
fantastic Everglades kayaking
Sale e Pepe
Probably the finest on Marco
Red Rooster
Good sandwiches for lunch
Marco Prime Steaks & Seafood
Large portions, good food
Paradise Seafood & Gourmet Market
La Tavola
Our favorite for ordinary dining
Bistro Soleil at the Olde Marco Inn
Nearest Airport
45 Miles
Ft Myers - 45 miles or Miami (int'll flights)
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Nearest Golf
11 Miles
Naples public courses
Nearest Restaurant
2.5 Miles
Promenada restaurants + 114 others on the Island
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
3 miles of Florida's best powder pink sand beach
Car: recommended

While on Marco Island:

This 4 by 6 mile island is famous for its 3 miles of powdery pink

sand beaches and has all of the restaurants, water sports and

shopping you will need on the island itself. The Island has kept its tropical roots, old Marco resembling Key West. You will find a

pristine, upmarket community with no billboards or fast food signs.

Superb fresh seafood is available locally, as are cycling paths,

nature walks and tours, and water sports, including fishing,

shelling, kayak, para-sailing, rental cruise boats, swamp boats

and day and night chartered catamaran cruises.

Life on the Island:

Is like living in a nature preserve, with pelicans fishing off the

dock, ospreys nesting atop buoys, dolphins in the waterways and the beach is home to abundant sea life and birds. The year around average temperature is 77 degrees (25.5 C), rarely exceeding 87 degrees (30 C) even in the summer and cooled by ocean breezes. 2 or 3 marinas on the island rent boats.

Other Activities: Surrounded by the Florida Everglades

Golf: Naples (20 miles away) has some of the finest public golf courses in the USA


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Marco Island, Florida

Rental Basis:
per property
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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £30 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £382.4
Exit cleaning £191.2 + Tax

Sat-Sat or Sun-Sun bookings are preferred for bookings of one week during the summer months
Legal maximum is 6 persons - we check bed usage
No smoking, no pets - allergen free - one week minimum
Docking of your own boat on west side of our dock may be possible if you provide your own spring lines and bumpers
Open pool - children who cannot swim must be supervised by you 24/7
This property is priced well under the market and will not be further discounted
Fees shows include 11% Florida Rental Tax Plus Home Service Fee of 5% not to exceed $499 - e.g. $362 for two week High Season booking

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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