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Last updated: 12/21/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
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  • Pets considered:Yes
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Whitfield Estates house description

Stay in this unique property, owned by Alfred Ringling of Ringling circus family, built in 1918, and retaining original features incorporated with sympathetic upgrades, magnificent ceilings, in what was referred to as the ballroom, with a balcony running around the room, heart of pine floors, throughout, large porch/sun room, library/ entertainment room, dining room, large kitchen, 2 suites on the ground floor, all with private bath.

This house is located close to the Ringling museum, the Crosly mansion, Asolo Theatre, New College, USF. and close to Ringling College of Art. The beaches are twenty minutes away and downtown Sarasota is only ten minutes away! AN IDEAL LOCATION!! The house has its own pool.The physical address is 7715 Westmoreland Dr. Sarasota fl.34243. Larger parties, friends and families, may be interested to know that the Chauffeur's Cottage located on the property is also available on VRBO, the ID# is 332087 and sleeps 2-4. The property directly opposite is also available on VRBO ID# 263606 and can accommodate 8 people. Although we have accommodated small weddings, we are not able to host large events, due to parking and noise considerations. This house is in a residential neighborhood.

If you would like to see more pictures of this property please log onto Homeaway, the ID# is186952

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Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 12

          Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Stereo
          • Video Library

          Attractions

          • Cinemas
          • Museums
          • Restaurants

          Local Services & Businesses

              • Fitness Center

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Boating
              • Miniature Golf
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              General

              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Free Long Distance
              • Garage
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Telephone
              • Washing Machine
              • Wireless Internet
              • Wood Fireplace

              Kitchen

              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator

              Outside

              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Dinersclub
              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa

              Pool / Spa

                  • Private Pool
                   

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                  Fees:

                  • Pet Fee $50 + tax
                  • cleaning $200 + tax
                  • Tax Rate 12%

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                  VRBO #174030

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                  This listing was first published here in 2008.

                  Date last modified - Saturday, December 27, 2014

                  $400 per night (USD)
                  38

                  5 Bedroom / 5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 12

                  View calendar: Updated 12/21/14
                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                  Member since: 2007
                  Speaks: english
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                  • Calendar last updated: 12/21/2014
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