• 104 acres of private island prized for its location, coveted for its privacy • Perfectly Positioned Between Sarasota and Naples in Pine Island Sound • Luxurious Spanish-style villa built in the 1920's & lovingly restored • Private guest quarters • Adjacent Old-Florida Village featuring caretaker's cottage, additional guest retreat, gracious pool and pavilion, informal history museum and lushly landscaped terraces • Numerous water features including cascading waterfall, koi pond, and lagoon • Tropical coquina-shelled road encircling the island leading to a tennis court and connecting to a nature trail
Welcome to an extraordinary lifestyle. A private island paradise off Florida's sunset coast, where you live far removed yet not far away. Little Bokeelia Island is over 100 acres of romantic splendor offering majestic tropical living. From the Spanish-style estate home featuring a private guest wing to the old Florida village just a short stroll away, you are sure to be overcome with a sense of peace and serenity the moment you step off your boat. Whether your desire is to spend the days swimming in the gracious pool, walking the nature trail, sunning on the beach, or playing a leisurely game of tennis, you are sure to find your own adventure and magic amid the tropical tranquility. Your insurance policy for this purchase is the value created by the current owners' foresight in putting in place the utilities necessary to develop 29 large waterfront lots. Or if history is your motivator, then you will be taken aback with the long, storied past of the island's original residents and visitors including the Calusa Indians, Ponce De Leon, Charles Burgess, and Thomas Edison. It is rare, it is unique, it is simply magical. It is Little Bokeelia Island.
Primed to Welcome Its Next Chapter With approximately 3 1/2 miles of shoreline, 29 large waterfront lots have been granted a development order in perpetuity, allowing the opportunity for future enhancement subject only to the creative expression of its new owner. Additionally, the island is surrounded by state- and privately-owned land that can never be developed, therefore forever maintaining its unequaled privacy and views.
Truly a rare island paradise, Little Bokeelia Island is unrivaled in its amenities, investment potential and location, and offers the special opportunity to retain its experienced, long-term caretakers, who have diligently and lovingly maintained the island for more than two decades. As masters of their trade, their constant care and attention is evident in the lush tropical landscaping, neatly manicured grounds and casual, laidback feeling this island embodies.
The future of Little Bokeelia Island has been anticipated by its present owners, who had the foresight to determine and set in place the necessary utilities to facilitate the property's incomparable potential for development. The next chapter of the island's vibrant history could be yours.