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South Gulf Cove Deep Water Access, Heated Pool/Jacuzzi / Games Room / Boat Dock

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 - 28 nights


About the property

House in South Gulf Cove, Port Charlotte, Florida Gulf of Mexico, USA - Very Peaceful, Deep Water Access, South Rear Facing Home Close To Boca Grande And Excellent Beaches.

Our lovely home is set in South Gulf Cove and has deep water access together with a boat dock and lift. Ideal for fishing if you don't own a boat!! There are 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and a games room with slightly undersized pool table. The bedrooms are a good size and the main living area includes a dining area, living room, kitchen and utility room. There is a double garage and also off road parking. If you are looking for a beautifully furnished and equipped house, a sun soaked pool area and tranquillity, Melport House is for you! The lanai is enormous! There is a shaded seating area under the lanai and a 2nd area is the sun for relaxation. The lanai is south rear facing, so if you are looking for a tan, it is perfect! There are no houses on the Melport Waterway far bank, so it is unbelievably quiet. It's perfect! Beaches are close by, a 10-15 minute drive, shops about the same and there are plenty of golf courses including 6 on Rotonda which is very close by.

Rebecca Foxley
Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
17 April, 2017


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

Property Type:
  • house
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Master bathroom features toilet, bath, his and hers vanity units and shower enclosure Bedroom 2 features toilet and bath with overhead shower There is also an outdoor shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, master bedroom with king size bed and en-suite Bedroom 2, with Queen bed Bedroom 3, with double bed Bedroom 4, with two single beds
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Outside: There are gardens around the property and a seawall at the rear. The Melport Waterway is not fenced off, so children should never be left to play unsupervised in the garden. Utility Room: Washing machine and tumble dryer Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Sheets & towels are provided, 2 sets of linen per bed & 2 sets of towels per guest. We also provide outdoor towels for the pool. Melport House will be prepared before your arrival & given a standard clean after you leave. You can book additional cleans.


5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)


Perfect Villa

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderfully relaxing holiday at this beautiful villa. Having stayed in Orlando for the last few years, we found the pace of life, traffic etc so much more relaxing and have returned home suitably chilled out. We liked the villa so much that we spent a lot of our time in the pool and jacuzzi rather than exploring the region! It is close to supermarkets and an easy drive to restaurants. There are 2 adult bikes and one kids bike in the garage and despite the heat, we cycled most mornings. The roads are totally flat and it is lovely to cycle around the neighbourhood where every house backs onto a waterway and marvel at the beautiful houses and surroundings. Our favourite places to visit were Boca Grande, and Stump Passe Beach (both within 25 minutes). Favourite restaurants were the Loose Caboose in Boca Grande and Farlows on the Water in Englewood and Lickety Split Ice Cream Parlour in Englewood was fantastic. The owner Rebecca was very helpful and accommodating throughout the booking process, and provided a great information booklet (after booking) covering everything that you would need to know. I would have no hesitation in recommending this place and will most likely return next year, as there is so much more to see and do.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was lovely to have you to stay and very much hope that you will return. You enjoyed two of our favourite restaurants, but we need to go back to Lickety Split, we haven't been for a while and it definitely needs revisiting!!
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Fantastic Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful villa, the nicest we have ever stayed at in our many visits to Florida. Lots of information given by the owners. Very peaceful location that is not overlooked making it very private. Fishing possible from the boat dock and the electric garage door a definite boon.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Low Season 2017
1 Apr 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Festive Season 2017
23 Dec 2017 - 12 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season 2018
13 Jan 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights
Low Season 2018
31 Mar 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Festive Season 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 25 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season 2019
26 Jan 2019 - 29 Mar 2019
28 night minimum stay
for 28 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee per rental £95

Booking Notes:
The refundable security deposit is £150.00 / $250.00 which is returned to you within 14 days of your departure. It is additional to the quote.
Optional electric pool and/or Jacuzzi heat is £11.50 a day
Single charge of £95.00 towards the cost of prep and a standard final clean.
Pets are not allowed and smoking is only permitted outside the house.

In the event that you have to cancel your booking the following charges will apply:
More than 8 weeks prior to arrival - Deposit only.
Between 6-8 weeks prior to arrival - 50% of rental.
Less than 6 weeks prior to arrival - 100% of rental.

NOTE: The winter rates of 28 nights or more ALREADY include a long stay discount

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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