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BOWMAN'S BEACH HOUSE, Sanibel Island, Florida

Approaching Bowman's Beach House
20 reviews
Approaching Bowman's Beach House
From the Garden
Facing the Gulf of Mexico
Wraparound Screen Porch - like the deck on a ship!
Wraparound Screen Porch - dining
Wraparound Screen Porch -sitting
Living/Dining Room
Living/Dining Room
Amazing wood ceiling throughout!
View up to the Loft
Sitting Room in the Loft
Sitting Room in the Loft - lots of books and games
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom Ensuite
Queen Bedroom
Queen Bedroom
Bathroom 2
Twin Bedroom
Twin Bedroom
Bowman's Beach
Sunset at Bowman's Beach
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Sanibel Island, Florida
Bowman's Beach House is an architecturally significant holiday home designed by the world renowned architectural firm Duany Plater-Zyberk. The community of Seaside, on Florida's panhandle, is one of DPZ's most aclaimed projects.
The house is elevated twelve feet above grade! Its most dominant feature is a two storey high wraparound screen porch to temper the summer sun. It also features a dramatic Great Room with fireplace, a towering exposed wood cathedral ceiling and, to guarantee a cooling breeze, six pairs of French doors opening onto the porch on three sides
There are three bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms and a sitting room that overlooks the Great Room, like a choir loft!

Please note: 28 day minimum rentals.
About the Owner, ROBIN F
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 71 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 59 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2009
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 20 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN2280432
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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 February 2018 for a stay in January 2018

What an awesome place! Situated in the midst of palms & other beautiful vegetation, saw much wildlife not far from the property while walking to the beach, not to mention all the tropical creatures observed at Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge which is just a few miles away. This house is comfortable for entertaining guests. You feel one with nature...

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And we would love to have you back, Alicia!


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Ellen W
Minnetonka, Minnesota
1 review
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Reviewed 3 April 2016 for a stay in February 2016
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From the moment we arrived, we felt enveloped by nature. There is something so unique about the architectural design of this home that you feel at ease immediately. The home says take off your shoes, leave your cares behind, and relax. The air smells fresher, the sun warmer, nature feels nearer. Once we settled in, we didn’t want to leave...

Kitty M
Saint Louis, Missouri
1 review
Reviewed 29 May 2015 for a stay in April 2015

As the daughter of an architect, I was immediately struck by this house, as was my daughter. We were very pleased with the floor plan, and especially with the siting arranged so that there was almost always a delightful breeze on the porch where we spent a great deal of time, as well as throughout the house. It was very...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    2 Full baths
    1 Half bath
    2 Twins
    1 King
    1 Super King
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per month
Default 30 nights --
1 Nov 2017 -
30 Apr 2018
30 nights --
1 May 2018 -
31 Oct 2018
28 nights
1 Nov 2018 -
30 Apr 2019
28 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Sanibel requires minimum rentals of 28 days for vacation houses. Our 'monthly rate' is for 28 days.
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About the neighbourhood
We are a scenic 45 minute drive from Southwest Florida International Airport (RSW) in Fort Myers. Our neighbourhood, Sanibel Bayous, is at the west end of Sanibel Island, one mile from the bridge to Captiva Island. Ours is the closest house to the world famous Bowman's Beach - incredible shelling, sunsets and wildlife. To the west there is no development at all - just sand, surf and sky!
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Southwest Florida International: 0.0 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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