Saturday, January 31, 2009
Sanibel Island, Florida Weekly Vacation Rental on the Gulf of Mexico
If you are seeking a relaxing, tranquil vacation - this is your dream vacation getaway located in Sanibel Island, Florida. 12 miles long and 5 miles wide, it accessible from Fort Myers via the Sanibel Causeway, a 3 mile stretch which consists of three separate bridge spans and two man-made causeway islands located between the bridges.
Located on Sanibel Island, Florida This beautifully updated Gulf-view condominium unit offers all the splendor of beach front living with all the comforts of home. A small, quiet complex, it features tennis courts in the front, as well as an uncrowded swimming pool.
Of course, the crown jewel is the beach! Here in Sanibel, mother nature has created a masterpiece of soft white sand, soothing gulf breezes and abundant natural beauty. From relaxing, to walking, to fishing to shelling, the beach is top attraction here at Shorewood!
Located on the third level, this spacious three bedroom, two bath condominium sleeps 6 people comfortably.
The large granite topped kitchen provides everything you need if you don't want to take advantage of the island's wonderful restaurants - stove, oven, coffee maker, microwave, filtered water - it's all here!
The combined living and dining room is anchored by the screened lanai, which overlooks the swimming pool and exquisite white sand beach of the Gulf of Mexico. It connects with an open balcony, directly off the master bedroom. There is no shortage of outdoor space for admiring this beautiful location.
Drift off to sleep in the spacious master bedroom, featuring a king sized bed and large bathroom, featuring a double his/ hers sink.
The furnishings throughout this home are very special: Many of the furniture pieces are made from retired Dhow sailing vessels from East Africa. All of the wood is at least 75 years old. Each piece is unique - they are handmade in Africa and all of the boats are used in some way. So, they are "green" as well as beautiful. Surely you will feel some of the character while you stay in this home. There is a piece above the pass-through to the kitchen that was carved from one piece of wood and is called "unity" - representing an entire village which is also from East Africa. On the sideboard is a picture on the sideboard of one of the Dhows.
Enjoy expansive Gulf views from the living and dining rooms, kitchen and master bedroom. Four televisions are available - two are High Definition with HBO.
Although the lure of the beach may want entice you to stay completely disconnected from work, for those who feel the need to be connected, wireless high speed internet access is available for your convenience.
Additionally, there are two twin beds in one bedroom, as well as a queen and twin bed in the second bedroom - with it's own balcony.
For more information on this vacation rental, view a video on the island and it's attractions, in addition to more photographs, visit www.Shorewood2C.com
INFO: Sanibel Florida Vacation Rental
PRODUCED BY: Nashua Video Tours