Bright and spacious 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom home in a great location, only a short 5 minute walk to the beach!!
This unique, near-beach home is located in the desirable Gulf Pines neighborhood. This neighborhood is surrounded by nature. Lushly landscaped with crushed shell and limesone roads, you'll truly feel like you've escaped to your own private island.
This home is a 5 minute walk to a beautiful stretch of private beach on the Gulf of Mexico. Just six houses down, you'll find the path leading directly to the beach, far from condos and miles from public beach access. Huge soaring cathedral ceilings and a full wall of windows bring the tropical beauty of Sanibel right into your living room. The spacious living room features new flooring, new furniture and decor, a 65" HDR Smart TV, Bluray/dvd player, and stereo. An expansive screened porch accessible from the living room and dining room is a great private space to dine, or just relax and enjoy the tropical views and peaceful retreat of the backyard.
Also on the first floor is a fully equipped kitchen, dining room, two bedrooms, laundry room with new washer and dryer, and full bathroom. Each main level bedroom has 2 full/queen size beds with new mattresses and bedding. The dining room and west bedroom have huge windows that provide beautiful views of the garden.
Upstairs is accessible via a spiral staircase to the bright and airy private master bedroom, master bathroom, and spacious sundeck to relax and enjoy the treetop views. Master bedroom features new flooring, King size bed, new mattresses and bedding. An entire wall of windows in the master bedroom allows you to wake up to expansive tropical views and the sound of the ocean and the birds. It's magical.
Gulf Pines neighborhood offers private beach access, 2 heated swimming pools, and 2 tennis courts. The beach access, large swimming pool, and tennis courts are just a short 2 minute walk from the house. The neighborhood also offers quiet roads and trails to explore.
Home amenities include: 3 bedrooms/2 bathrooms -- 1 King bed, 4 Full/Queen beds (sleeps 8), 3 TVs, Bluray/DVD player, stereo, free WIFI & cable, front porch, large enclosed lanai, sundeck, fully equipped kitchen, 2 bathrooms, washer & dryer, BBQ grill, and 2-car garage. Pets considered (dogs only). Bed linens and bath towels included. Beach chairs, beach towels, beach cart, coolers, umbrella, and 2 kayaks with paddles and life vests are provided for added convenience.
Sanibel Island features 22 miles of paved biking and pedestrian trails. Access to hop on this trail system is just a short 4 minute bike ride from the house. J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge is just 2 miles away with a 4.3 mile Wildlife Trail to walk, bike, or drive. There are also miles of kayaking and canoe trails accessible from here. The refuge is part of the largest undeveloped mangrove ecosystem in the United States. It is world famous for its spectacular migratory bird populations.
Sanibel is an amazing sub tropical barrier island, like no other beach town you will ever find. With beautiful white sand beaches loaded with seashells, free from high rise buildings, and embracing its natural beauty, we hope you fall in love with Sanibel the way we have. Cheers to your next island adventure! We look forward to seeing you soon!
Please note: This Single Family Homes require a 28 day minimum rental period per the City of Sanibel. This unit is non-smoking with a maximum occupancy of 8 people.Get the full listing »