Top 10 Vrbo Vacation Rentals On Sanibel Island, Florida - Updated 2021

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Sanibel Island is a gorgeous travel destination in southwest Florida. The island is known for its gorgeous beaches, that are filled with a variety of shells, washed ashore from the Gulf of Mexico. If you want to experience Sanibel Island at its best, then you will also need great accommodation. So, check out these top 10 Vrbo accommodations on Sanibel Island.

1. Sea Oats Captiva Island (from USD 4657)

Sea Oats Captiva Island is a luxurious vacation rental that offers top-notch hospitality and an exquisite experience, while on Sanibel Island. The modern resort is nestled on four acres (1.6 hectares) of land, located between the Gulf of Mexico and one of the wildlife preserves in Florida. It is a nine bedroom resort, which can accommodate up to 30 guests. The coastal estate offers guests stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico, as well as provides all the amenities and the comforts one would need, while on holiday.

Guests can take advantage of the tennis and basketball courts, or engage in some sea sports, such as kayaking and paddle boarding. Guests can also board a sunset cruise and enjoy the sights and sounds of this beautiful, captivating island.

•Sea Oats Luxury Estate•Private Resort•Sleeps 30•Call now•Travel+Leisure•
Captiva, FL, US
34 reviews
estate 11 Bedrooms 9 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the facility provides unparalleled living accommodations with plenty of amenities to keep a large group happily occupied
“i loved sea oats and the beautiful pool where i could swim all day with my cousins
everything worked everything was spotlessly clean and everything was up to date
the resort is clean and well stocked with whatever you may need for your stay
she was kind energetic positive
the staff was incredibly helpful and friendly and the property is kept in immaculate condition
christine the manager was wonderful and extremely responsive throughout our stay
christine the manager was wonderful and extremely responsive throughout our stay
the owner was so helpful in the planning of our trip
we loved this place the listing descriptions and pictures were right on so beautiful and tranquil
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2. Comfortable stay at Villa Leonardo (from USD 209)

Villa Leonardo is the perfect accommodation for you if you are looking for relaxation, coupled with comfort. The villa surrounds beautiful landscapes and the interior is designed tastefully. With four bedrooms, there is plenty of space for everyone to stay comfortably. The villa comes complete with a pool and a boat dock. This means that you can use your personal or rental boat to traverse the gulf and reach the neighbouring beaches.

The true definition of a private tropical resort, the villa is cosy, even for large groups. The kitchen comes with a granite countertop and basic cooking utensils, so you can whip up simple meals easily. There is also a Weber BBQ gas grill, enabling you to partake in some outdoor BBQing if you fancy doing so. The bedrooms are comfortable and the master suite is especially beautiful. It is isolated from the rest of the house to enhance privacy and comes with an LCD HDTV, a personal music system and a desk area. Do not miss out on this tropical piece of heaven, whilst on Sanibel Island.

Spacious Comfy Heated-Pool Home/Gulf Access/Southern Exp/4 bdrms/Wifi/Lifts
87 reviews  Wifi Available
House 12 Guests 4 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the heated pool the temperature never dipped below 80
the house had everything good beds cozy livingroom full equipped kitchen really nice pool area
extremely clean and comfortable home with plenty of space for everyone
house was clean when we got there right at 3pm
easy to find plenty of room great price clean and everything you could possibly need
clean and a lot of things like napkins and towels coffee and so on to use
the owners have graciously stocked everything you could think to need
great location close to everything
the house and location were nice and the house was well stocked for a rental
a perfect place to stay for relaxation and trips to the beach or shopping
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3. Experience the Caribbean dream (from USD 256)

This 3,659 square foot (339.9 square metre) house accommodates up to nine guests and comes with four bedrooms, that include three king size beds and two twin sized beds. The resort also comes with a large pool and a pool table. All the bedrooms in the villa have en-suite bathrooms and walk-in closets. It also comes with a fully equipped kitchen, a breakfast bar and a formal dining area. There is also a private boat dock, which you can use to dock your boat.

Children are very much welcome in this property and a highchair is provided for the convenience during meal times. A baby crib is also available in one of the bedrooms. More baby beds can be provided, if required. The house has been constructed in such a way that everyone has their own privacy. .

Caribbean Dream,, 3758 sqft+ 44.4ft Pool1205sqft Pool/Spa Area, 4BR/4Baths, WLAN
31 reviews  Wifi Available
House 11 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 11
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
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the pool area was huge and allowed for swimming spa relaxing and barbecuing
the large pool hot tub and surrounding area made a perfect frame for relaxation for the entire family
there was even a dock down by the channel that the kids loved watching the fish swim by
very clean comfortable and well supplied
the house is very clean comfortable and well equipped except for two minor things
all the rooms were spacious spotlessly clean and fully stocked
the property manager was extremely helpful
the property manager was very friendly and responded quickly to questions we had
the property manager sigred was very accommodating and helpful
property manager was very helpful with restaurant tavern and point of interest recommendations
the house was beautiful and the location was great
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4. Cape Coral Residence (from 221 USD)

This gorgeous Cape Coral vacation rental home totally pampers its guests. With a private swimming pool and comfortable bedrooms, the property is close to many shops, dining establishments, golf courses and pristine beaches. There are five bedrooms and three bathrooms and it can accommodate 12 guests comfortably. The property is highly child-friendly, as the fifth bedroom is connected to another bedroom, meaning that you can have easy access to your kids.

This house offers all the essential amenities and laundry facilities, as well. If you do not feel like venturing out, take a dip in the private pool, which also provides you with sufficient privacy.

Cape Coral Residence

Price: from 221 USD

Number of Guests: 12

5. Large home with direct beach access (from USD 321)

This is a four bedroom property which can house up to 10 guests comfortably. There are three bathrooms in this 3000 square foot (278.7 square metre) property, which includes a king bed in the master room, four twin beds in the second bedroom and queen beds in the other two bedrooms. This is a typical beach home, with all the beach essentials provided, including towels, beach chairs, umbrellas and much more.

The property is also highly child-friendly. Many infant items, such as a playpen, a booster chair and toys for all ages are available in this house. A computer is also provided for those who want to stay connected. Guests can enjoy biking to the shops in the vicinity and the private beach, which has clean, fine sand, is only a two-minute walk away.

Large Home with Direct Beach Access from $2000/Week
124 reviews  Wifi Available
House 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10
Minimum Nights: 4
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
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overall it was a wonderful stay with plenty of room for 6 adults and 4 kids
property was nice and clean great location
mike hanna was extremely helpful answering all my emails/questions
we had a blast and the owner was great
please be considerate of fellow travelers and hosts during your stay
the location of the house was perfect for our group
the location directly across the street was perfect
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6. Canal-side property (from 250 USD)

This is a home located close to the canal and is decorated in a colourful fashion. The house has an open concept and can accommodate up to 10 people. The house contains a heated pool, a bar and a hot tub. Take a walk to the dock, in Cape Coral, and engage in some fishing or catch a sighting of some wildlife.

There are three bedrooms here and each room is equipped with a TV. The living area is spacious and has a 60 inch Smart TV. Free Wifi is available throughout the property. The kitchen is fully equipped, with basic cooking amenities and comes with a large countertop space, for buffet style meals. There is also a separate dining area, which overlooks the water and can fit six people.

Canal-side Property

Price: from 250 USD

Number of Guests: 10

7. Paradise in Palermo (from USD 600)

This is a 2,500 square foot (232.3 square metre) home, which can sleep up to 10 people. There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The house is newly furnished and tastefully decorated and only one block away from the beach, where one can enjoy stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico. When the weather is favourable, it is even possible to enjoy a spectacular sunset. The house also comes with a functional kitchen, equipped with a refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, stove/oven and much more. There is also a gas grill for outdoor cooking. If you do not feel like cooking your own meals, head to one of the many restaurants close to the property.

Enjoy the property and play some games, which have been provided and chill around the spacious house. The master bedroom comes with a king-size bed and has a private balcony. The second bedroom has a queen-size bed and the third one has two twin beds. The house comes with a heated pool and lounge chairs by the poolside.

Great Beaches-Great location-Heated Pool-Book weekend getaway now- STR#20-0042
24 reviews  Wifi Available
House 12 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 12
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
having our own private pool is heaven it has all the amenities you need for your stay
the beds had high end mattresses and were really comfortable
all of our grandchildren raved about how beautiful every room was decorated and "all the tvs"
great backyard and pool
*pool - heated and very clean
the house was very clean organized and comfortable
it was extremely clean and well stocked - all you need are personal toiletries and food
the pool is clean (maintained weekly) and the yard is impeccable
the owner is very professional and responsive
owner was very responsive and flexible with check in/out times
david has a helpful binder in the house with his recommendations for restaurants and activities
david was kind responsive and seemed very organized
wonderful house in a fantastic location
loved the house and location—was everything we needed for our stay near the beach
the location is perfect with the beach and town an easy walk away
awesome place to stay very close to beach and everything you need
very clean and well kept great location walking distance to everything
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8. Palazzo Azzurro (from USD 999)

Palazzo Azzurro is set on the edge of the river, by the mouth of one of the many canals on the island. From this riverside property, you will be able to get views of the water, providing a peaceful atmosphere. There are four master bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms and a loft area with two queen beds. The property is capable of hosting almost 20 people and has a dock area, for you to park your boat.

Enjoy the pool on the property and the hot tub, as you leave your worries behind. If you are keen on water sports, you can enjoy some paddle boarding, kayaking, cycling and jet skiing from here. A luxurious kitchen awaits you, for you to whip up meals that you fancy. Otherwise, engage the onsite world class chef, to have your meals prepared for you. This property is set in a peaceful neighbourhood and is close to shops and restaurants.

Palazzo Azzurro - Your own waterfront private resort!
44 reviews  Wifi Available
House 20 Guests 4 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 20
Minimum Nights: 6
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
comfortable beds and had everything we needed for sleeping spaces
the house was spectacular plenty of room for family beautiful view awesome pool
the game room and tables for our nightly group card games were great
very comfortable with room for everyone to enjoy
owner was wonderful helpful with questions we would definitely do this again
owner was extremely nice & accommodating to our needs
the owner was very nice and was available 24/7
great host with a beautiful home
matt was very helpful and responsive before our trip
wonderful place and wonderful location
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9. Villa Madison at Florida Lake (from USD 304)

Villa Madison is conveniently located in a cul-de-sac, close to Cape Coral. The property is close to the lake and can be accessed by boat if you intend to rent one or bring your own. The house offers stunning views of Florida Lake and is especially beautiful at sunset. It has undergone a revamp and now offers all necessary amenities. There are three bedrooms and two bathrooms in the property. The master bedroom comes with a king size bed while the other two bedrooms have two queen beds. The den also has a queen sleeper sofa.

There is a kitchen, which comes with complete cooking amenities so that you can whip up your own meals. There is also a heated pool, complete with lounge chairs. Villa Madison is close to restaurants and shops, to meet your shopping needs. It is also possible to rent a boat directly from this property. With this boat, you can take short trips in the canals and enjoy the Gulf of Mexico.

35% OFF! SWFL Rentals - Villa Madison - Florida lake front Villa with Gulf Access
32 reviews  Wifi Available
House 9 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 9
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the same is true of one of the bunk bed mattresses
ok heater right? yep use an app even better
great pool and outdoor area nice open kitchen/living/dining room that lent itself well to a gathering like ours
house was clean well equipped plenty of room very comfortable for everyone in our family
the house was clean and everything was ready for our stay
great place great location in cape coral
the house is located in an ideal neighborhood; quiet clean and near to lots of stores and restaurants
if you are looking for peace and quiet it is right what you need
we had such a wonderful family experience at this beautiful location
nice house clean well furnished nice pool area close to restaurants and shopping
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10. Waterfront paradise (from 293 USD)

This gorgeous property is 5,000 square feet (464.5 square metres) big and has two levels. The property has recently undergone renovation and there is a big dock, suitable for fishing, grilling, chilling out with drinks and even sunbathing. You can also enjoy spectacular sunsets from the dock, which is large enough to park four boats. There is a big master bedroom, which also has views of the sunset and the pool and is located on the second floor, with a huge bathroom. There are four more bedrooms on the second floor and some workout machines are available in the garage area. Free WiFi is also available throughout the property.

Waterfront Paradise

Price: from 293 USD

Number of Guests: 16

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If you are travelling in a big group, one of these Vrbos is the best option for you. They are spacious and bound to provide you with a comfortable night’s sleep while staying on Sanibel Island.

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