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Lakeside Villa with Power Boat, Sleeps 8, Cape Coral Florida

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Space 2,520 sq ft
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Luxury House with Infinity pool, Boat, Private dock on Lake, Jacuzzi, WIFI

Beautiful Luxury 4 bedroom 2 bathroom home on Thunderbird lake, Cape coral. Sleeps comfortably 8 people, refurbished in November 2008. Beautiful infinity pool which cascades in to the lake. 20 foot hurricane power boat with 115HP outboard motor for fantastic adventures in the river and gulf of Mexico. The Boat is rented separately from the house at a cost of £500 per week. A truly wonderful holiday to remember . Wildlife guaranteed, Dolphins, Manatees, fishing whilst on the boat. Full boat orientation on arrival. Huge 47 inch LCD TV with Cable, DVD, Microwave. 4 TV’s in total. All usual kitchen appliances, dishwasher microwave etc, Wireless broadband internet access. Ceiling fans and fully air-conditioned throughout. Master suite with huge en-suite bathroom, and patio door to screened pool area. Double garage. Cot, high chair, linens, towels included.

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More Details

Owner
Craig Whittaker
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
70%
Calendar last updated:
22 June, 2018

What makes this villa unique

It's a nice place to stay when you've finished with the boat at the end of the day, one of our guest said !

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Pelican in Cape Coral

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2520 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , UK Super King
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , UK King Size
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Double Bed , UK Double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 2 Child Bed , 1 Cot , UK King & Single
  • There is also a travel cot for our guests to use.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Boat
  • Garden
  • Motorboat
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
Notes:
Small step by front door and garage and pool. No boat access via wheel chair though. If you have no boating experience, our boat captain will inist that you take 4 hour's tuition before allowing you to take the boat out on his own. There is a fee for this tuition of $250 paid locally to our boat captain. Guests who have had the lesson have found it very helpful and have been pleased that they were shown how to drive and navigate the boat confidently. Guests are required to fill the boat with gas on departure as it is delivered full.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(27 traveller reviews)

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Lakeside Villa with Power Boat, Sleeps 8, Cape Coral Florida
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London
5

Great Place

  • 5 of 5

From many prevoious years renting in the Cape area this would be the one to come back to without hesitation. Brand new home,Great location, great views,great pool, great dock with boat, great house that is spacious enough for two families and very clean.

Dealing with the owner has been very easy with prompt return to any questions and all details were truthfully described. Will easily recommend this property to our friends that rent in the Cape each year.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jan-2009
  • Date of Stay: December 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lakeville, MA
5

Beautiful home away from home

  • 5 of 5

My family and I enjoyed our stay in this home. All amenities were provided and we simply had to rest and relax. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Apr-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mechanicsburg
5

Amaizing

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful place to stay! We had 6 adults & 2 children. This was our families Christmas. What a awesome time we had. More than the pleasures & comfort of home. My grandson said this was our new home! The guys enjoyed fishing off the dock while the girls sat by the pool.

Thanks for everything!

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Absolutely brilliant

  • 5 of 5

We have visited this villa 3 times & each time we have had an amazing experience..! The villa was beautiful & clean inside & out .. the view from the pool was beautiful..we had full use of the boat which we each day we went to different beach’s and restaurants I would not hesitate booking this villa again and I have recommended it to both family and friends

  • Review Submitted: 18-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
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5

Brilliant villa in a quality location, great boat.

  • 5 of 5

The property was brilliant, great location, great pool, the boat is brilliant fun. The listing was accurate in every way, it was clean and well maintained, we had a small problem with the air con but we phoned the local rep and the air con engineer turned up within the hour - great service. We would definitely recommend this property to friends or relatives and we would definitely visit again also.

There are plenty of restaurants, shopping malls, supermarkets etc.. in close proximity to the property.

We saw dolphins swimming in the lake that the property backs onto, we took an ecological tour of the gulf of Mexico, where we saw Manatays, dolphins etc...

It was a fantastic experience that the whole family loved and we cant recommend it enough.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing Getaway - Couldn't fault it!!

  • 5 of 5

From start to finish this was an amazing holiday rental. Perfectly equipped with everything we needed, lots of space, stunning setting and the boat is the cherry on the top. The pool was a wonderful temperature and there's plenty of places to sit whether you want to enjoy the sun on the decking or get some shade next to the pool. Would highly recommend to anyone wanting to visit Cape Coral.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Fort Myers
Car: recommended

Cape Coral situated on the Southwest coast of Florida, The only way to fully appreciate the cape coral area is by boat, hundreds of miles of inter-coastal waterways to explore. With every day a new adventure on the boat, even if just going for lunch. A wildlife spotters or Fisherman's paradise ! Conveniently close to Fort Myers international airport just 15 miles away. Close proximity to unspoilt white sand beaches, all access by boat a number of excellent golf courses and all the nearby family attractions, restaurants and shopping you could want. Close to Sanibel, Captiva and Pine Islands where you can watch dolphins play. Busch Gardens Theme Park is a couple of hours away for a good day out, as is a trip down the coast to Naples or an hour away to Everglade City for a thrilling ride on an air boat.

The house is on one of the 8 lakes, so the view from the lanai is across the lake facing East.

To get to the river you follow the route below. It is 2.6 nautical miles (35 to 40 minutes at the most) to Cape Harbour where there are bars and restaurants. The yellow line below shows the way from our house to Cape Harbour. At Cape Harbour there are bars and restaurants with ample room to dock the boat, so you can have lunch or dinner by boat, or just go for drinks. There are no locks, just a bridge to go under. It is all idle speed to Cape Harbour and then slow speed to the river. There’s a lovely marina with lots of big boats to look at if you go through the lock or leave the boat outside Rum Runners and walk across. From Cape Harbour, through the channel is about another mile (probably less) to the open river and then out to the gulf. If you go out of Cape Harbour and round the corner to Tarpon Point, there is another big marina with lots of bars and restaurants.

When you get out to the river you will start to see the dolphins. You will be unlucky if you don’t see them every time you go out on the boat and you may be lucky enough to see them playing in the wake of the boat like in our photos on the website. The wildlife in the area is quite spectacular. There are lots of wild birds and you will probably get to see Osprey. They like to build their nests on the channel markers. In the canal system, you may get lucky and see a manatee. If you keep an eye out for the swirls on the top of the water made by their tails, you can sometimes get lucky enough to see them.

Once you’re out in the river, you can either go out into the Gulf, or stick to the river side of Sanibel and Captiva islands. Both are beautiful places to visit and well worth taking a day to go exploring. Our favourite restaurant to visit by boat in the area is The Green Flash on Captiva It is very boat friendly and they have lots of mooring spaces for visitors by boat.

If you turn the opposite way when you come out of the river, you can visit Fort Myers Beach with it’s pier and, again lots of bars and restaurants. This is probably the most touristy place around Cape Coral and the place to go if you want a bit more to do than beach combing and wildlife spotting

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Prices & Availability

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Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit £500

The rental price is for the Villa, pool heating and cleaning, The boat is an additional £500 per week, and has to be taken directly from the guest after the villa is booked.
Please enquire for total cost. The villa and the seperate boat payment can be paid for by credit card.
A third deposit is required to secure your dates and the balance is due 2 moths prior to arrival at the villa
A £500 security deposit is required which can be paid by credit card.
If required, the extra tuition on the boat is $250.

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