Below are some checklists to help you prepare and pack for your holiday to our Sungetaway Vacation Home.

Preparing for Your Trip

6 to 12 Months Prior to Trip

Book your Sungetaway Vacation Home (holiday@sungetaway.net)
Book airfare (Nearest airport is Fort Myers and airport code = RSW) (www.kayak.com)
Reserve Car Rental (Car Rental webpage)

4 Months Prior to Trip

Ensure travel documents (i.e., passports) are still valid and will not expire during your travel
Check car rental fees to see if they have gone down.  If so cancel original booking and re-book at lower price.
Sign up to Groupon for discounts in and around Cape Coral (http://www.groupon.com/fort-myers-cape-coral/)
Arrange for pet-sitter or boarding (Applicable if you have pets, as Sungetaway is a pet free home.)

1 Month Prior to Trip

Reconfirm flight schedule
Check car rental fees to see if they have gone down.  If so cancel original booking and re-book at lower price.
Appoint someone that you trust to check on your home or house-sit

2 Weeks Prior to Trip

Refill prescriptions (if required)
Locate all travel documents
Find out travel restrictions (# of baggage allowed, weight, etc)
Start packing
Reconfirm flight schedule
Check car rental fees to see if they have gone down.  If so cancel original booking and re-book at lower price.

1 Week Prior to Trip

Check extended weather forecast so that you know what to pack.
Continue packing
Notify post office to stop delivery or arrange to have someone pick up daily
Notify newspaper carrier to stop delivery or arrange to have someone pick up daily
Notify alarm company that you will be away and provide them with contact information
Notify trusted neighbor that you will be away and provide them with emergency contact information
Check car rental fees to see if they have gone down.  If so cancel original booking and re-book at lower price.
Purchase US cash and/or Travelers Cheques from your bank (if required)
Set up one or two lights on timer so that they come on during the evening
Pay outstanding bills before leaving, as you might not remember while on holiday

Day Before You Leave

Charge all necessary electronics
Finish packing
Ensure you have all travel documents
Reconfirm flights, do seat selection and do web check in.
Set your alarm clock (if necessary)

Packing Checklist

Travel Documents / Currency

Passport
ID
Flight Information
Health Insurance Information
Vehicle Insurance Information (if required)
Cash (including US funds)
Travelers Cheques (if applicable)
Credit Cards

Clothing & Accessories

Swimsuits
Bottoms (i.e., shorts, pants capris, skirts, etc)
Tops (i.e., tank tops, t-shirts, etc)
Sweater / Light Jacket
Pajamas
Socks
Undergarments
Shoes (i.e., sandals, runners, etc)
Hat
Sunglasses

Toiletries

Toothbrush / toothpaste / dental floss
Hairbrush / comb
Hair products
Razor / shaving cream
Deodorant
Perfume / cologne
Make up
Prescriptions

Electronics / Entertainment

Books
Cell Phone (including chargers)
Camera (including memory card(s), charger or batteries)
Laptop and accessories

 To book your Sungetaway Vacation, please contact us at vacation-rental@sungetaway.net