Gilligan's Island House BayFront Dolphins 2masters

Gilligan and the SkipperSunset in the west lagoon area.
3 Reviews

From $350 / night

3906 Fontainebleau Drive, Tampa, FL 33634
Gilligan's Island House BayFront Dolphins 2masters
4 bedrooms
12 guests
4 night min

Overview Description


Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Sleeps: 12
Type: Home
Per night: $350 - $395
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: Yes
Description of the Tampa vacation home rental
Property description

Enjoy gorgeous views of Tampa Bay from this relaxing waterfront home with Bay to Gulf access. Located in a quiet waterfront and golfing community.

We also just opened a second home, in the same community - Skipper & Gilligan's Island House.

Gilligan's Island House is 4 bedrooms and 3 baths (with 2 master suites)
The home easily accommodates 8
The upstairs master suite has a King bed & a full size pull out sleeper sofa.
The downstairs master suite has a King bed
The two other bedrooms both have Queen beds.
There is a full size pull out sleeper sofa in the front living room & twin daybed.

**Rental rate includes use of fishing poles, bikes, double kayak, and paddle board.
Yes there are fish in our waters! Manatees and Dolphins too!

*There is also a private jet-ski and boat rental in the west lagoon area. (Not associated with Gilligan's Island House)

Gilligan's Island House has a large private pool for guest use.
Covered patio, deck, & dock.
Our community features a playground, tennis courts, golfing, and walking / bike trails.
Relax in the hammock that sways between palms, overlooking the lagoon.
For those traveling with an infant we provide a pack n play and baby monitor.
Games, movies, books, guitar, & Bluetooth speakers are provided for guest use.
At Gilligan's Island House, we are always adding to our collection of things to entertain adults and children.

Our neighborhood park adjoins the Courtney Campbell Trail.
The Courtney Campbell Trail is a 8' to 12'-wide paved path, including a 45'-high bridge that allows pedestrian & bicycle access along the entire southern side of the Courtney Campbell Causeway Scenic Highway.

Drive, walk, bike, or boat to the local waterfront restaurants, on the Causeway, and in the West lagoon area. (Chart House, Aqua, Bahama Breeze, Whiskey Joe's, and Hogan's Beach).

Gilligan's Island House is conveniently located, just 6 miles from Tampa International Airport.

The Westshore Business District (6 miles)

Downtown area: Amalie arena, the Florida Aquarium, Ybor City, the University of Tampa are 15 minutes away.

Raymond James Stadium and Steinbrenner Field are 7 miles away.

International Mall and Westshore Mall (6 miles)

Waterfront Restaurants: You may drive, walk, bike, or boat to the local waterfront restaurants, on the Causeway and in the West lagoon area. (Chart House, Aqua, Bahama Breeze, Whiskey Joe's, and Hogan's Beach).

Restaurants 8-10 minutes away: Charley's Steak House, Dining at International Mall and Bay Street, PF Changs, Mitchell's Fish Market, Bahama Breeze restaurant, Whiskey Joe's, and 30+ other restaurants.

Gulf beaches are approximately 30 minutes from Gilligan's Island House.

Busch Gardens, Adventure Island, and The Museum of Science and Industry is an easy 25 minute drive.

Lowry Park Zoo is 20 minutes away.

Orlando Theme Parks approximately 76 miles from GIH.

Golf in the neighborhood: Rocky Point Golf Course is a public course, that is located right in Dana Shores - (The neighborhood where Gilligan's Island House is located)
*There is a link on their site to book online.

Grocery/Pharmacy/Liquor stores: Publix, Walmart Grocery, Walgreens, CVS, Winn Dixie, and ABC liquor within 3 miles.

Keyless entry makes this home easy to access. (Code is changed before every arrival)

Owners live one street over for immediate guest assistance.

Our second vacation rental , Skipper and Gilligan's Island House is located, on the water, in the same neighborhood as Gilligan's Island House
Area Information
Waterfront, centrally located, near airport, 25 minutes to the Gulf Beaches, 15-25 minutes to Tampa attractions.
Over 50 restaurants within 5-10 minutes.

About the owner

Owner Profile

Cheri M Bett

Cheri M Bett

Cheri M Bett

  • School:

    Jefferson Senior High School, University of South Florida, Hillsborough Community College
  • Work:

    Gilligan's Island House
  • About:

    I'm an activist at heart....
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Availability Calendar



Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Dec 23 2016 Apr 30 2017 $395 - - - 4 Nights
May 25 2017 Sep 04 2017 $395 - - - 4 Nights
Nov 18 2017 Dec 23 2017 $350 - - - 4 Nights
Check In: 4 p.m. Check Out: 10 a.m.
Lodging tax: 12%
Deposits: Refundable Damage Deposit required
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Discover, Mastercard, Money Order, PayPal, Personal Check, Visa
Other Fees: Pet Fee $150 . Property Damage Protection $59 . Cleaning $195. Cancellation policy: 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% if cancelled 30 days before arrival date. Flat rate for less than 4 day minimum.



  • Beds

  • 2 King Beds
  • 2 Queen Beds
  • 1 Twin Bed
  • 2 Sofa Beds
  • Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Full Kitchen
  • Lanai
  • Porch
  • Bikes
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Private Pool
  • Deck
  • Heating
  • Parking Included
  • View (Water)
  • Dock/Boat Slip
  • High Speed Internet
  • Patio
  • Waterfront
  • Fireplace
  • Kayak
  • Pet Friendly
  • Appliances

  • Alarm Clock
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Blender
  • Gas Grill
  • Oven
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Radio
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker
  • Ice Maker
  • Refrigerator (Full)
  • Washer/Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Iron
  • Activities

  • Bicycling
  • Hiking
    (<1 mile)
  • Restaurant
    (2 miles)
  • Casino
    (15 miles)
  • Boating
  • Park
    (<1 mile)
  • Shopping Area
    (2 miles)
  • Amusement Park
    (17 miles)
  • Fishing
  • Playground
    (<1 mile)
  • Movie Theater
    (4 miles)
  • Theme Park
    (17 miles)
  • Jet Skiing
  • Tennis
    (<1 mile)
  • Beach
    (5 miles)
  • Water Park
    (17 miles)
  • Kayaking
  • Bowling
    (2 miles)
  • Horseback Riding
    (5 miles)
  • Winery
    (20 miles)
  • Pool
  • Grocery Store
    (2 miles)
  • Lake
    (5 miles)
  • Scuba Diving
    (22 miles)
  • Sailing
  • Gym/Fitness Center
    (2 miles)
  • Aquarium
    (10 miles)
  • Snorkeling
    (22 miles)
  • Water Skiing
  • Live Entertainment
    (2 miles)
  • Zoo
    (10 miles)
  • Deep Sea Fishing
    (25 miles)
  • Golf
    (<1 mile)

Other Vacation Rental Amenities
Massage Therapist
Medical Services
Paddle Boating
Scenic Drives
Sight Seeing
Wildlife Viewing
Bird Watching
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Reviews (3)

Reviews for this vacation home rental in Tampa, Florida

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3 reviews
Lisa Mills

Perfect family wedding gather

Lisa Mills

Aplington, Iowa

Perfect family wedding gather

July 12, 2016

We came to have our wedding in st Petersburg on pass a grille beach July 8 we want a place to spend time with family as our families are coming together!! This home was PERFECT! The owners are AMAZING!! LOVED EVERY MOMENT THERE! Didn't want to leave! Thank you so much for making my wedding weekend perfect! We will be coming back!

Cheri M Bett

Owner's reply:

Thank you for choosing Gilligan's Island Tampa. It was a wonderful pleasure to meet you all.

Judith Daniher

Family Reunions---this is the place

Judith Daniher

Spotsylvania, Virginia

Family Reunions---this is the place

April 28, 2016

Our family gathered in Tampa to celebrate several birthdays occurring in the same week - one birthday celebrant turned 75. This house was great for our gathering. One grandchild found a new activity - fishing; two others loved being in the pool all day. The guitar-playing adults enjoyed sitting outdoors on the covered patio playing their guitars and singing. All enjoyed being able to cook and eat out side without mosquitoes and bugs. Seven of us stayed at the house and nine others joined us during the days. Lots of places to sit, enough dish ware for the meals, beds were very comfortable. It is large, clean, inviting and we loved the name "Gilligan's Island"! We would rent this place again.

Mary Lou Bowman

Fabulous vacation house!

Mary Lou Bowman

Joliet , Illinois

Fabulous vacation house!

June 8, 2015

This house is truly a remarkable place to stay! My family of 8 had a wonderful time and really enjoyed the pool and the view of the canal. You will not be disappointed if you rent this house.

Cheri M Bett

Owner's reply:

We are thrilled that you enjoyed the home. It's an honor to provide a place for guests to relax and enjoy being together. We hope to see you again!

Owner Supplied Testimonials

5 Stars

Location, relaxation, and more.

We stayed at Gilligan's Island House after the referral of a friend who had heard about it from another friend. We weren't sure about staying because it had not been listed yet. We spoke to the owners dircectly and they seemed straightforward. I'm glad we decided to take a chance on this place! It's location is convenient to everywhere. Lots of places to eat near by too. We went to Bahama Breeze by car, but realized we could have gone by boat. It is in a nice neighborhood. Very close to the airport! We were able to get to Busch Gardens in about 30 minutes. My wife lounged by the pool with our kids, the morning I went golfing at the golf course. Our teenager enjoyed taking out the kayak. We loved sitting on the daybed and resting in the hammock. It's quiet and relaxing. Sheree was nice and helpful. We will definitely come again.
Stayed: August 2014
Submitted: October 26, 2014
Source: Another Vacation Rental Site

5 stars

Amazing vaction hom!e

Visited second week in june, House was recommended by friends. Was awestruck by the view as we Opened the front door to beautiful room overlooking a pool and the endless veiw of the bay. It was like hotel hotel amenities at home
Rooms are tastefully decorated, and clean. Such comfortable beds. Gourmet kitchen, with everything you have at home & more(they even had muffin pans :-)
Had everything we needed to get on the water. Kayak, small boat & paddle boards
Has a wonderful covered patio off the living room, perfect for enjoying stunning sunsets.

Will definitely be back and highly recommend this home
Stayed: July 2014
Submitted: October 30, 2014
Source: Another Vacation Rental site

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: I'd like to stay for less than the 4 day minimum?
A: We have a flat rate for stays less than the 4 day minimum.
Q: Do I need to bring towels and linens?
A: All you need to bring is your bathing suit! The house is fully equipped to operate as your home away from home.

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Owner Profile

Cheri M Bett

Cheri M Bett


More about the owner
  • School:

    Jefferson Senior High School, University of South Florida, Hillsborough Community College
  • Work:

    Gilligan's Island House
  • About:

    I'm an activist at heart....
  • View full profile