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Ricks Retreat In Captiva Florida

11 reviews
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Overview
3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
4 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Ricks Retreat is a charming ground-level home on a beach street located in the village area of Captiva. A short walk to restaurants, shops and galleries, and a 3 minute walk to the most beautiful beach at the end of the sandy lane. Originally built by Bette Davis, Rick is the 3rd owner. Simple, extra clean and bright..this house has the character of a beach house with all the modern amenities. Fully equipped...just bring your food. 3 bedrooms plus den, the cottage can sleep up to 8: queen bed, full bed, 2 twins and queen sleep sofa. Two full baths inside, outside shower (great to shower under the stars at night), full kitchen, outside gas grill, wireless DSL internet, tvs, stereo, DVD. Rents weekly, typically from Sat-Sat, but can be flexible in the off-season. Come enjoy paradise!...Ricks Retreat is a charming ground-level home on a beach street located in the village area of Captiva. A short walk to restaurants, shops and galleries, and a 3 minute walk to the most beautiful beach at the end of the sandy lane. Originally built by Bette Davis, Rick is the 3rd owner. Simple, extra clean and bright..this house has the character of a beach house with all the modern amenities. Fully equipped...just bring your food. 3 bedrooms plus den, the cottage can sleep up to 8: queen bed, full bed, 2 twins and queen sleep sofa. Two full baths inside, outside shower (great to shower under the stars at night), full kitchen, outside gas grill, wireless DSL internet, tvs, stereo, DVD. Rents weekly, typically from Sat-Sat, but can be flexible in the off-season. Come enjoy paradise! and PET FRIENDLY!More
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About the Owner
richard g
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2011
Interaction with guests
I am not physically on the islands...always available by email or phone or text
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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve visited Captiva six times in five years. This is the fourth house I’ve rented and the first time at Rick’s Retreat. The photos in no way do the house justice. You open the front door into a warm and inviting house that is light,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Teresa A
Stay546586, VR Owner at Ricks Retreat In Captiva Florida, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

Teresa, thanks so much for your kind review. I am planning to take new pictures when I visit later this month. Hope you will come back.

Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Actually quite well appointed . Clean, plenty of room. Has all the beach gear you need . Plenty of towels , even outdoor shower and hose. The beach is a few houses down. Walk to many restaurants including the famous Mucky Duck. Make sure to...More

Date of stay: August 2018
1  Thank Jill J
Management response:Responded 18 August 2018

Thanks for your review. Hope to hear from you again.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

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Date of stay: August 2016
Management response:Responded 23 August 2016

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Reviewed 3 February 2016

This home is well suited for families with 3 large bedrooms, 1 living room, 1 den, and 2 baths. Private because of the tropical plants surrounding the home, yet in the heart of Captiva with a very short walk to everything--beach, restaurants, shops, etc! Enjoy...More

Date of stay: January 2016
3  Thank Vquiltmaker
Management response:Responded 4 February 2016

thanks for your review. I came in after you...and put new pads on all of the beds...should make it more comfortable for all.

Reviewed 25 March 2015

We've stayed at Rick's Retreat two years in a row, and it's been wonderful both times. The house is in a perfect location; a half-block walk along a quiet, shady lane to the beach and a half-block walk in the other direction to Captiva Village....More

Date of stay: March 2015
3  Thank captdoc41
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Porch
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Washer
Blender
Dryer
Air Conditioning
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
A Winter Sun Getaway
Cable/satellite TV
Books
Ceiling Fans
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Shared Garden
Microwave
Linens Provided
Internet Access
Toaster
Deck
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About the neighbourhood
Wightman La on Captiva Island Florida. One small block north of the main shopping st of Andy Rosse La. Beach at one end of the Lane and shops/restaurants at the other end.
How to get there
Car is really better....one can take a taxi...but rate is around $75 each way. Best to shop for groceries on the mainland at Publix or in Sanibel at Baileys or Jerry's
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