About the Area

Cape Coral

If you want to get away and leave the stress of everyday life behind, a vacation rental in Cape Coral would make the the perfect choice. Known as the Venice of Florida, Cape Coral is criss-crossed with over 400 miles of waterways and canals (most with access to the Gulf of Mexico) making it a boater’s dream. Just a few minutes away by boat or car are the beautiful beaches of Sanibel and Captiva Island.

Returning from an unforgettable boating trip, stop by Rumrunners and enjoy a cozy nightcap before going back to your private house to experience a beautiful sunset. A barbecue on the terrace by the pool of your luxury home in Cape Coral is what holiday dreams are made of.

Numerous recreational opportunities, such as, cycling, fishing, swimming, roller blading, horseback riding, sailing, surfing, diving, tennis, water skiing, etc., and several 18-hole golf courses are near by and make for an enjoyable vacation experience. Numerous parks and lakes in the area invite to relax. Of course there are also plenty of shopping opportunities as well.

Enjoy yourself in a luxuriously appointed Cape Coral vacation rental and leave none of your wishes unfulfilled.

Ft. Myers

Fort Myers is located in Southwest Florida and is a very popular vacation destination.

As an alternative to a hotel, why not upgrade your stay with a luxury vacation rental home? You can rent a boat and explore the nearby islands of Sanibel and Captiva Island. In the evening you can enjoy extensive walks on the beach and be spoiled at the best restaurants on Fort Myers Beach. If you like eating fish you will more than get your money's worth. Last but not least, barbecue on the cozy terrace of your private house and watch the sunset as you enjoy a delicious steak.

If you love shopping, this is the place to be. Fort Myers has a large shopping mall with 160 stores. The Edison Mall was completely renovated recently and now shines with new splendor.

If you’d like to enjoy some Southwest Florida culture, pay a visit to the Fort Myers Historical Museum or visit the Edison and Ford Winter Estates. From 1885 until his death in 1931, Thomas Edison spent the winter on the Caloosahatchee River. Today, the 5.5-acre property is separated by Mc Gregor Boulevard. The laboratory and museum are located on one side and on the other there are two houses, one of which belonged to a younger friend of Edison, Henry Ford.

On the terrace by the pool of your Fort Myers vacation home, you will quickly understand why men like Thomas Edison chose just this place to escape the winter months.


Sanibel Island is an island to fall in love with. Enjoy the soft white sand, an expansive beach, swaying coconut palms, lush tropical foliage and beautiful crystal blue water.

If you’re vacationing in a luxury home in Cape Coral or Fort Myers, you can reach the island by boat or car in no time. Of course you can also a holiday in a vacation rental on Sanibel Island. Set out in the early morning hours and and enjoy extensive walks on the beach with absolute calm - far away from mass tourism. Collect shells, and if you’re lucky you may find real treasure that has been washed ashore by the tides.

Then come refresh on your terrace and relax by the pool of your private Sanibel Island vacation home.

Captiva/ Upper Captiva

Captiva Island is the sister to Sanibel island and offers the visitor a similarly enchanting tropical island experience. Sunrises and sunsets on Captiva Island make unforgettable memories.

Do not forget to explore everything Captiva Island has to offer on your vacation. Visit the Bailey-Matthews Shell Museum, where you can admire over 200 000 species of shells from around the world or visit the boutiques and shops and stock up with some nice souvenirs. If you do not want to use the kitchen in your luxury vacation home, dine out at one of the many restaurants cafes or bars on Captiva.

If your vacation rental is not on Captiva Island proper, you can reach the island by car only via the Sanibel Causeway. This is not free, but it is obviously worthwhile to invest a few dollars to visit this jewel.

The island has a complete infrastructure, so that residents are not required to leave the island. A private marina and golf courses are inviting to those interested in sports. The South Seas Resort Island is known for romantic weddings.

Property prices on Captiva Island are among the most expensive in Florida. Construction opportunites are so limited and the view to the sea is of such keen interest, only the lucky few can afford a luxury vacation home on Captiva.