Manatee spend a lot of time hanging out by the sea wall eating sea grass.
Check out this great video. A dolphin chasing down and catching what looks like a squid.
Sit Back and Relax or go kayaking and chase dolphins in this water wonderland. You might get lucky and see a manatee, or the bald eagle who lives in the mangroves. One thing for sure is you will enjoy your stay in Matlacha if you stay at Serenity Bay. Home of one of the best sunsets and fishing the island has to offer.
We offer a variety of amenities to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible. We offer high speed internet, and subscribe to the fastest speed available to our area. There are smart tv's in each unit, we subscribe to commercial free Hulu Plus. Something to consider... since we are located on an island, we cannot guarentee there will be no interruptions in service due to weather. To insure the best service possible, we have invested in a commercial grade antennae or amplifier to make sure WiFi reaches all areas. Our modem is backed up with a power surge protector with battery back up in the event of a surge.
The Big House, #6 has cable, the studio apartments do not, we provide local tv in those rooms via an antennae, so you won't miss CBS, NBC, and ABC. Each room is stocked with linens and towels, kitchens fully stocked with glassware, dishware, and utensils. A large convection oven, and a two burner cook-top are provided in each room, along with a microwave, toaster and coffee pot. The larger cottage, which we refer to as The Big House has an electric stove, and a dishwasher. There is a laundry room on sight. Two single use kayaks are included for use with your room rental, first come first serve. *We have a boat lift on sight, as well as ample space for docking your boat. We charge $12 per day for dockage. We used to offer this amenity for free, unfortunately the state of Florida now charges us a tax for having a dock available and we can no longer afford to include this service in our rate. You are welcome to bring your kayaks for free.
Whether this is your first visit, or you have been a guest many times, we want your experience to be excellent. I am always available to help with any questions or concerns you may have.
We have 4 studio apartments, two of which face the street and two face the water. There is a larger cottage on the property, that is a two bedroom two bathroom, but can be divided into two separate one bedroom rentals. Rates do not include tax and are subject to change. Prices vary by high, mid and low season months.
$159-$219/night (3 night minumum)
The cottage has a king bed in the master bedroom, a full bathroom with tub shower. Full kitchen with electric range, dishwasher, microwave, toaster and coffee pot. The living room area is an open floor plan that has a queen pull out sofa, a smart tv and cable. There is a large sliding glass door facing the water that opens out to a deck, steps away from the sea wall and fire pit.
One bedroom in-law unit attached to main cottage #6, with it's own entrance facing the water, It has a twin bed, full bathroom with stall shower. It has a 25 inch flat screen, cable tv is provided. A coffee pot is provided.
$115-$149/night (two night minimum)
Water facing rooms, both are the same size and share a deck steps away from the sea wall and fire pit. One has a king bed, the other a queen bed. Both have a full kitchen with large convection oven, two burner cook top, microwave, toaster, and coffee pot. As well as a bathroom with over sized stall shower. Each room has a smart tv with commercial free Hulu plus included and an antennae for local channels.
Street-side rooms. Both have queen beds, full kitchens with large convection oven and two burner cook tops, microwave, coffee pot, and toaster. Full bathroom with over sized stall shower. Each room has a smart tv with commercial free Hulu Plus included and antennae for loca channels.