“Everything about the rental unit was as stated. The location is perfect because it is very hard to park with Times Square only a short walk away. One small problem is that the air conditioning either has to be on or off, there seems to be no way to...”
“To say our stay was delightful is an understatement. It is truly turnkey furnished and every room is beautifully decorated from the front door to the back. Choice of views from 2 separate balconies and many beach items that made our day at the beach...”
“The description, submitted by the owner (Connie) of the property was glowing. The property more than lived up to the description. I have reserved the place already for next year, so I don't think that there is a better endorsement than that. Five...”
“Our stay at Siesta Isle was wonderful. The house is beautiful and supplied with everything anyone would need during a stay. The location is perfect for activities on or off the island The pool and the large dock are great features that we took...”
“The cottage we stayed in had everything we needed, from a washer and dryer to pots, pans, even a crock pot. The cottage was the perfect size and it had a nice little porch for morning coffee or evening relaxing. There was a pool close with the main...”
“We had a group of 12 and the house accommodated us well. My son loves to fish and the dock served the purpose. We rented kayaks and he fished the bay. Saw Dolphins, manatees, a turtle and stingray! We were able to watch from the dock or the screened...”
“We stayed for a month and loved every minute of our stay. The condo is immaculate, well equipped and beautiful. Flippers restaurant is very convenient and has excellent food and service We enjoyed a 90 minute dolphin tour and it was well worth it....”
“The place was incredible from the second we stepped into the house, we were amazed.. the pictures don't do it justice...2 families, 2 vehicles drove from Canada, was bit of a drive but worth it at the end. Kathleen (owner) was great to communicate...”
“We had a wonderful time at the beach thanks to this perfect condo - stunning views, very clean and tastefully decorated. The owners were very accommodating providing everything we needed and more. The condo is situated at the quiet south end of the...”
“we really enjoyed the short walk to the beach, the large heated pool, the lovely bbq areas and the cleanliness of the whole complex. only downside is small kitchen but the outside bbq area made up for that. Really loved access to ground floor locker...”
“We had a very wonderful time at The Desert Rose!! The house lays out beautifully, the living quarters upstairs
has awesome screen porches so gives tons of living space and beach is right down the street 3 min walk.
Will be doing it again. The owner...”
“This was a perfect experience. Booking was easy and detailed, communication with the home owner great and the rental house was much more than expected. My family and I could not have asked for better service and accommodations. Without question, we...”
“This place was absolutely adorable, clean and comfy. The person I dealt with gave me her cell phone number and I was able to call or text with any questions at any time with a quick response. We will definitely be returning here in our next trip back...”
“My girlfriend and I stayed here in January. The rental was awesome and Yvonne was incredible. We booked last minute and she was more than willing to accommodate any and all needs we had. This is the best place I have ever stayed. There was a tornado...”
“My husband and two boys 7 and 9 spent our 2 week xmas break at the Riviera. The location is really nice, because it's at the south end of the island away from seasonal traffic and crowded beaches. It's a much nicer clientele at that end too. Publix...”
Although small in size, Fort Myers Beach is mighty in its appeal as a favorite beach destination among families, snowbirds and beach-lovers. Located on Florida’s Estero Island, the charming beach town has shores of heaping sugar sand, clear cerulean waters, and miles of wide coastline to enjoy. On your trip, walk to the Gulf of Mexico just steps from your oceanfront vacation rental for excellent sunning, swimming and water sports, reel in a keeper off the coast, or spend time discovering the town’s history. Whether you want your vacation to be action-packed or full of relaxation, Fort Myers Beach won’t disappoint.
Things to do
A recreational playground, Fort Myers Beach has an abundance of activities for vacationers looking to experience Florida’s Gulf Coast. Here are some suggestions:
· Spend a day at the beach: Known for having shallow waters and no undertow, Fort Myers Beach is surrounded by safe beaches for families to frolic at and enjoy the laidback atmosphere. Spend time relaxing or get adventurous and try paddle boarding and parasailing.
· Visit the Fort Myers Beach Fishing Pier: Stretching 560 feet into the Gulf of Mexico, the pier is a popular place for fishing or taking in a gorgeous Floridian sunset.
· Tour the Edison and Ford Winter Estates: Set on 20 acres of land, the estates include several historical buildings, botanical gardens, Edison’s research lab and the Edison Ford Museum. Fort Myers Beach prides itself on these slices of history.
· Lovers Key State Park: Tour this nearby area by bicycle, or hike one of the many trails. Considered one of the top bird observing sites in Southwest Florida, birders from all over the world come to see the numerous species that inhabit the island. Kayak rentals offer the potential for an up close encounter with bottlenose dolphins of manatees at the park. · Ostego Bay Marine Science Center: Here, the whole family will be entertained with educational interactive displays and aquarium exhibits of marine life. Catch a glimpse of animals seldom seen by vacationers, and visit during feeding time when reclusive creatures emerge to eat.
Fort Myers Beach is home to an entertaining southern version of New York City’s Times Square, where street musicians, trendy boutiques, bars and restaurants await the crowds. Considered the heart of Estero Island’s downtown, it is a lively area and the go-to spot for shopping, dining and people watching. Open November to April, the Fort Myers Beach Farmers Market is another great place for shopping. Here, you can pick up seasonal fruits and vegetables and fresh seafood to cook up at your beach vacation rental.
Every November, Fort Myers Beach hosts the American Sandsculpting Championship. Competitors come from all over to sculpt works of art out of tons of sand on the beach. The event also features live music, delicious local foods and activities for the whole family. The annual Fort Myers Beach Pirate Fest is also a unique event to the area. Visitors can practice talking like a pirate or prance around in pirate garb for the weekend in October. Since this coastal Florida town sees pleasant temperatures year-round, there’s always an event to take in or a happy hour to enjoy.
On your next vacation, indulge yourself in this top Florida beach destination, and relax in one of Fort Myers Beach’s many highly desired vacation rentals. A cost effective option, many rentals are waterfront properties where guests need only to open the door and step outside to experience the find sandy beaches and inviting blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
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