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135.00 Summer Special! Come see paradise!

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 6 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking


About the property

3 Bedroom,2 Bathroom beach cottage, near to beach and restaurants.

Our Beach home is a short stroll to a beautiful beach. We have a large fenced in garden offering complete privacy for sunbathing around our large pool. The pool has sun all day and we have a large shady out door area if you need to escape the heat that has a cooling ceiling fan. The house has a gas BBQ for evening cook outs which is all under a large screened in lanai. Our home has recently been updated with all stainless steel appliances in the kitchen, and both bathrooms have been modernized. In the kitchen you will find it is fully stocked with juicers,coffee makers, plastic ware for the pool area, hand blenders etc etc! Our lovely dining area has a large table that easily seats 6, but when the two leaves are added will seat 8. We love having children stay in our home ! We have a highchair and fold away cot. We supply all bedding and towels, including beach towels. All of our bedrooms have flatscreen TV's and we have numerous DVD's and games . Our home also has a POOL table for those evening pool tournaments. We offer FREE WI FI so you can catch up on e mail if you really want to... All of our linens are 1000 thread count and we have lightweight duvets on all of the beds. As our home has 3 bedrooms we have made one bedroom The Master with a huge king bed,with a beautiful updated shower room, the second bedroom has a Queen bed with a pillow top mattress , the third room has been set up with two single beds, great for kids. In our lounge we have a sofa bed that easily sleeps another two people. Also in our home we have two Air mattresses so any extra guests can sleep over for the night!

Our living room has a large sliding door to the pool area and has a new flatscreen 48" TV, with many news,sports and local channels available. Outside of the home is a very quiet street leading to restaurants and bars if this is what you would like. The advantage of being near the beach and restaurants is that you drive very little jst enjoy strolling in the sunshine !

More Details

Fiona WInter
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
20 June, 2018

About Fiona WInter


We are a couple of Brits that have been living in the USA for about 15 years. We love Marco Island and this is the reason we have decided to buy a home there. We have three children who have had many happy holidays on Marco but are all now either in college or working so we share the beach with them when they holiday with us! We are very proud of Marco Island and all it has to offer and we hope you choose our home to make many happy memories with your nearest and dearest.

Fiona WInter purchased this villa in 2015

Why Fiona WInter chose Tigertail Beach

Marco is an outstanding beach paradise. Our most happy memories of family holidays have been here, we have sailed boats,flown kites on the beach, gone fishing and had bike treasure hunts that I have organized on Marco. We love to watch the sun sink in to the Ocean and go shelling every morning . When we looked at Marco Island we found all that we needed in a holiday home area. Great restaurnats, great bars, shopping, water sports and friendly locals. All in all Marco Island is a small slice of paradise.... come see for your self.

What makes this villa unique

Our property is a beach cottage one of the original Deltona homes built in the 1970's .We have kept the outside original but inside we have updated so you have modern kitchen,bathrooms and new privacy fence, really nice for sunbathing around the pool. Our home is so close to the beach, we have biked it in less that 7 minutes! We provide bikes,pull along wagon ,kites and pool toys, all to make the holiday easy, we fell in love with this house mostly because it has such a large pool. Great for families that love to swim.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We Absolutely loved this place. We had previously stayed in a condo on the north of the Island and this time looked for somewhere to accommodate six people. Where do I start: the location was perfect. Walking distance to pretty much anywhere on the island. The Villa is perfect. Lots of room for all of us. Fantastically well equipped. You wont need anything that's not already provided. The home has the biggest pool I have seen in all my visits to Florida. Huge. The House was cleaner than clean. Very well Maintained and the Owners, Fiona was who I dealt with mostly, could not have been more helpful and accommodating. Highly recommended for any length of stay but the longer the better. We stayed for an odd number of days, 15, but it wasn't a problem for the owners. Will definitely be back. The house probably set too high a bar for the next property we stayed in but all the more reason to stay longer next time.

Thanks for everything.
Jun 2017
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Tigertail Beach in Marco Island

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Family bathroom has a bath with a shower in it. The bath has a sliding glass door This bathroom is fully tiled and is updated. The vanity has storeage and a corian sink. The Master bathroom has a beautiful walk in shower with a rain shower head and river pebble floor. It has a marble topped vanity unit and plenty of storeage.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Bedroom also has large walkin closet.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Has large sliding wardrobe for lots of storeage.
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Large closet .
  • Master Bedroom has a king sized bed- thats a USA king size which is HUGE ! Pillow top comfortable mattress, master bedroom has window looking to pool area. The master bedroom has an en suite with a marble topped vanity,large walkin shower with river pebble floor and rain shower head. The master bedroom has a flatscreen TV. Bedroom 2 has a very comfortable pillow topped queen bed, a large wardrobe and lots of storeage and a flat screen TV. Bedroom three has been set up with two single beds,both having a pillow top mattress on them, this third room also has a large wardrobe and dresser for lots of storeage. All beds have lightweight duvets and 1000 thread count sheets.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
There is boat rental nearby at Rose MArina and Isles of Capri . Fun scooters can be hired at the island bike shop. Jet ski eco tours and kayak eco tours are also availble. Manatee tours and airboat rides are in the Thousand Islands are about 15 minutes drive. Tigertail beach has rental paddle boards. We provide beach chairs ,umbrella and cooler for you to use on the beach also a beach wagon.


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average rating of 4.923077 based on 14 reviews

Beautiful Villa, superb location!

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic villa in a lovely, secluded location. The villa is beautiful, large and luxuriously done out with a large pool and great added thoughtful additions, such as pool toys, bikes and beach kit. We had a lovely, relaxing week here, and wouldn't hesitate to return

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had a lovely vacation in Marco Island! Look forward to your return!
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Cambridge, England


  • 5 of 5

This was our first visit to Marco Island so we were unsure where to stay. We chose this property as it offered plenty of space and a huge pool. We were definitely not disappointed, the property is spacious, clean and homely. It is in a great location to walk to Tigertail Beach. There is strict parking enforcements on Marco Island. If you wish to visit the beach you have to pay for parking so it was great to be able to walk to the beach from the property. It was very handy to use the trolley that was provided and the cool box! The beach is massive and is a very long walk to get to the ocean, we found it quicker to wade through the water to get to a smaller part of the beach. We have stayed at many properties in Florida and have never seen such a huge pool as this! The property is set in a peaceful residential area. We would definitely recommend!

  • Review Submitted: 01-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hope to see you back on beautiful Marco!
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What a month!!

  • 4 of 5

We don't remember ever having a better month of March! The rental was roomy, comfortable, clean and at the perfect location! The pool was large enabling us to swim laps everyday. Bald eagles and burrowing owls as neighbors was a plus!! The rental had absolutely everything we needed/wanted and more. The fenced in area beyond the lanai was perfect for our dog, Acadia. Thank you for making sure every little detail was taken care of to ensure we'd have a perfect vacation!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect family friendly home!

  • 5 of 5

We had the best stay! The house has all the amenities and then some for a family (and dog). It was clean and spacious and the pool and backyard were a perfect bonus! Fiona was easy to reach and accommodating! We would absolutely come back again! Thank you so much.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rayville, Missouri

Fantastic property, perfect location, can't wait to return!

  • 5 of 5

We spent two incredible weeks at the house. We didn't have a car but we didn't need one. We walked or rode bikes because it is in the best location ever. The house has everything you could possibly need.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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great stay at a wonderful property!

  • 5 of 5

We loved everything about the villa, both inside and out. It was clean and well maintained, with a comfortable bed and all conveniences. The pool is one of the best we have experienced both in terms of size and cleanliness. The whole outdoor area is fabulous and we spent most of the week outside, when we weren't at the beach or the nearby shops and restaurants. A great location and we received excellent support from Fiona and Martin in advance of and after our trip. Would recommend to without any hesitation.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you had fun ! We hope you visit us again.
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Snook Inn
Great waterside bar for a grouper sandwich. In Old Marco Village.
Tigertail Beach
Wonderful for shelling, white sand and beautiful water. You can rent water sports equipment,...
Nene's Kitchen
Best breakfast on marco , stroll on down and get a coffee on a Sunday.
Esplanade Shoppes -- CLOSED
Find a great holiday souvenier here or some great clothes.
Rose Marina Rental Boats
Rent o boat for the half day or full day, so much fun! Book early to avoid disappointment.
Joey's Pizzeria & Pasta House
Great pizza and pasta. Happy hour and great garlic knots ! Just a 5 minute walk from our house.
The Esplanade Marina
CJ'S on the bay THE place to grab a Happy Hour drink and watch the sun go down .
Marek's Collier House Rstrnt -- CLOSED
Run by a lovely lady from The UK who serves GREAT fish N Chips.
Lee Be Fish Co.
Best fish tacos on the Island! fresh fish every day, the cutest setting in Old Marco. So wor...
Cold Stone Creamery
Outstanding Ice cream ,so many mix in flavours ! Not enough time to eat all the delicious co...
Michelbob's Championship Ribs
Best ribs in Naples Area !
Nearest Airport
79 Kilometres
Fort Myers
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
30 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
1.2 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Marco Island is one of the Barrier Islands in beautiful South West Florida. It is a popular destination spot for Americans and is a USA secret. There are fantastic seafood restaurants,FIN Bistro being one, the fish served here was in the water 12 hours before! If sailing is your thing Rose Marina has boats and Isles of Capri has sailboats for hire. Tigertail Beach (right near our home) has paddleboards, kayaks and is one of the best shelling beaches in the USA. If you are a bird watcher the birds migrate through Marco in the winter. In summer, come for the Turtles, who make their nests on our beautiful beaches. One of the most fun things to do on Marco is to take a picnic to one of our beautiful beaches and watch the sunset,stunning colours,just breathtaking and so romantic! Shopping on the island is great,outlet malls are also near by and a huge mall is in Naples.


Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £121.47
Pet Fee £151.84
Damage Deposit £208.78

Our property is totally NON SMOKING any evidence of smoking will incurr additional cleaning costs of up to 200.00 GBP.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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