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Hibiscus House - Beachfront Bliss on the Gulf!

Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Little Gasparilla Island, Florida
Hibiscus House is a sparkling clean cottage in one of the most superb locations in Florida. It features fresh, beachy decor, dramatic Gulf views, bright, sunshine-filled rooms, a nearly deserted beach and it includes everything to make your beach vacation memorable.... satellite TV, wi-fi access, use of a dock slip, beach chairs, comfortable beds, a relaxing hammock plus one of the best equipped kitchens on the beach. Please note that this house is on LITTLE GASPARILLA which is not accessible by bridge...the only access is by private boat or water taxi. You leave your car at the marina on the mainland, and the water taxi drops you right at our dock where our concierge will meet you with his golf cart and transport your luggage and your groceries to the house.
While the island is relatively remote, access is easy via regular water taxi s...
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Listing #FKN3295662
About the Owner
laurie gaines g
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2013
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Reviewed 6 October 2014

This home is well appointed with everything we needed. You must buy your groceries on the mainland and take a water taxi over unless you have your own boat. Arriving, we were met by a young man who took our luggage to the house. He...More

Date of stay: October 2014
1  Thank Stacey R
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Wow is all we can say! What a terrific island and a fabulous vacation! The house is great. We have rented vacations home over the years and this one takes the cake! I've never seen such a well stocked home. They have everything you could...More

Date of stay: August 2014
1  Thank SullivanFamily1
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Reviewed 14 August 2014

Hibiscus House was a wonderful vacation home for our family! The house is FULL of homey touches that make you feel just that....at home. There is no way I can explain how many details are taken care of in this home. From the FULLY equipped...More

Date of stay: July 2014
1  Thank Andrea R
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
YOU CAN NOT DRIVE TO LITTLE GASPARILLA ISLAND. PLEASE NOTE: We do require that two members of each group must be over 25 years of age. We apologize, but we can NOT rent to...
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Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 King
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
    1 King
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Fees
  • Cleaning Fee: £128 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: £311 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Pet Fee: $100 per pet. Your pets are welcome at Hibiscus House, but due to some damage from recent 'furry visitors' we now must charge a non-refundable pet fee of $100 per pet. We may elect to waive this depending on size and breed of pet.

We also assess a holiday surcharge for Christmas, New Years, Easter, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day and Thanksgiving.

Please note that wi-fi is provided via a mobile hot-spot, but data is very expensive and data is limited. If you need to work, and require lots of downloading or streaming videos, you will most likely exceed the data allotment of 2G per week and overages will be deducted from your security deposit.
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About the neighbourhood
Little Gasparilla Island is a nearly-deserted tropical island with no bridge, no roads and no commercial establishments. If peace and privacy are the hallmarks of a special beach vacation, you have found the right spot! Warm, shallow waters and balmy tropical breezes caress the island....sand pathways meander up and down the island for exploring by golf cart. (Golf cart rentals are available on the island) You park your car at the mainland marina and take a delightful 15-minute water taxi ride right to our dock. It is best to do all your grocery shopping prior to catching the water taxi....then you don't have to leave the island at all! You can even bring your pets on the water taxi with you! While on the island, in addition to swimming you can snorkel, fish from the dock or the... more
Access
Car not needed
Activities nearby
Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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