Vacation Rental Description
Our private, screened 33-foot long pool is heated year round to a comfortable 85 degrees. Depth is 5.5 feet in the center and 3.5 feet at each end. The pool deck is totally furnished for sunning, dining or relaxing. Pool and beach toys, as well as beach towels, umbrellas and chairs are provided.
The living room is surrounded on three sides with glass and a sliding glass door opens as a veranda over our pool. It is equipped with a queen size sleeper sofa, hidden shades providing ample privacy as desired.
A widescreen Sharp Aquos HDTV with DVD adds to your enjoyment, along with an Onkyo Stereo with a 6-disc CD changer and Infinity speakers. Enjoy our eclectic CD music collection, and a large DVD selection is available for loan at the Captiva Library, just a 5 minute walk from the house
Dining area choices include a separate dining room off the living room, the sun & moon deck, or the poolside table, near our Weber gas grill. Our kitchen is fully equipped for the needs of a family with children, two or even three couples.
Your master bedroom on the second floor has a king size bed and a remote cable TV with DVD and a master bath in the suite. You'll have private access to our secluded sun & moon deck that's totally furnished for enjoyment any time of the day or night.
The first floor bedroom has a queen size bed, cable TV, and its own full bath. It's a great room for the nanny, the grand-parents, or another couple. This area is separated from the main living area for privacy. A desk is located in this room.
An additional second floor bedroom has two twin beds, audio system and cable TV with DVD, and its own full bath inside the bedroom for privacy. It also has access to the sun & moon deck from the hallway. Full laundry facilities are also on this floor.
The house has central air conditioning for the summer months. Open the windows and turn on the ceiling fans to make the fall, winter and spring quite comfortable. A cordless phone with answering machine, fax machine and Wireless High Speed Internet is included. There is cell phone reception on the Island.
Leave the car in our garage, as you're only a 2-minute walk to the wonderful local restaurants and shops in Captiva's "island style" village. Enjoy the extensive bike paths on Captiva and Sanibel with our new men's and ladies' 7-speed aluminum bicycles. Children's rental bikes and helmets can be delivered to your door. Golf is available at two 18-hole courses just 20 minutes away on nearby Sanibel Island.
- Cable Satellite
- Cleaning Service
- Cooking Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Linen Service
- Private Pool
The Sun & Moon is a newer house with a private screened and 33 foot long heated pool. Located on Wightman Lane, it has easy access from our sand covered, private lane to the beach. It’s only a 2 minute walk to the best restaurants in Captiva’s village. This 3 bedroom, 3 bath house is perfect for a large family or 2 or even 3 couples. Equipped with more amenities than you’d expect, it sleeps up to 8 guests. For full information and additional photos, visit our web site at www.captivavacation.com
On Captiva you'll enjoy nature, sunset or lunch cruises to other Islands, like Cabbage Key or Useppa. Enjoy fishing or pleasure boat rentals at Jensen's Marina, and sailing lessons and charters at New Moon Sailing.
Also available is parasailing, golf carts, scooter coupes, in-line skates and JetSki rentals. Many wonderful Island restaurants, some with live entertainment and dancing nightly. There is also the marvelous Jungle Drums Gallery and other island theme shops are within a 5-minute walk from all our homes.
Golf is available at your choice of two 18-hole courses, the Dunes and Beachview, on nearby Sanibel Island. Shelling is wonderful on our islands, so there's even the Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum to visit. You may wish to visit Sanibel's BigArts Performing Arts Center for concerts and stage performances. In Ft. Myers is the Edison & Ford Estates offering a look at their fabulous winter homes and botanical gardens.