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This is the most popular and rented home in the Venice area. Quality and value keep this home booked year round. Always spotless and first class in every way. Don't you and your family deserve the best for your vacation home? Please check availability calendar first.
This direct bay front estate home lies along the shores of Dona Bay. This 1994 home sits on a large private lot and has three bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, a formal and casual dining area, large family room (with a brand new hi def 52' flat panel LCD TV and DVD/DVR), living room, a large kitchen, laundry room and garage. All rooms are oversized, with the home boasting 2700 sf under air. The home is on a street of multi million dollar homes. Wi fi, too.
With the large private deck and pool as a centerpiece and the bay front providing big water views, the views are magnificent from every room in the home! The home has a private boat dock and boat lift for fishing and boating. The home is wonderfully decorated and is equipped with everything (even the hi def 52' LCD TV and DVD/DVR). It also has Verizon FIOS high speed wireless internet. The home has just been painted and is extra clean. With the split plan and two living areas, it has even accommodated two families in the past.
Our guest reviews at the bottom say it all. Please take the time to read our reviews. Also notice no reviews are submitted by owner. They all are directly from our guests. (One must question the validity of reviews submitted by owners)
Many beaches nearby. Venice and Nokomis beach 1.5 miles away and Siesta Beach about 20 minute drive. Enjoy boating, fishing or crabbing on your private dock with boat lift. Canoe or kayak from Oscar Scherer State Park. Boat rentals nearby. Bicycle to the beach or public tennis courts, which are both about one and a half mile away. Many fine restaurants in the area. Many beautiful golf courses to choose from. Rent a boat, windsurf, parasail or charter fishing nearby. Shell and shark's tooth hunt on the famous Casperson Beach. A 15 minute drive to Sarasota and 50 minutes to Tampa (Busch Gardens and Adventure Island), and 1 hour 45 minutes to all of the Orlando attractions. Yes, I mean Disney and much more.
There is no smoking permitted anywhere on the property, inside or outside. Pets may be accepted with additional fee and credit card on file.
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay
Additional information about rental rates
pet fee / pet$100 + tax
cleaning fee$100 + tax
Please check availability calendar. Holidays may be peak season rate.
If planning to bring a pet, please give number, breed, and weight of animals.
Between May 20 and August 20, we prefer Saturday to Saturday stays. This best fits most visitors scheduling while maximizing occupancy. Other stay options considered. Ask.
Current years guests have first option to return the next year.
25% due upon reservation
25% due six months before arrival date
balance due three months before arrival date
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Located about 1.5 miles from both Venice Beach and Nokomis Beach. Only 10 miles to Sarasota and 60 miles to Tampa and 120 miles to Orlando. Make a side trip to Busch Gardens, Tampa and of course, Disney in Orlando. Or just relax at our fine beaches, play golf and tennis year round, many fine restaurants and local activities.
Year Purchased: 2005
About the owner: I love the Venice / Sarasota area and all that it has to offer. We reside next door so you will always rest assured your vacation home will be in top notch condition. I take great pride in offering the finest vacation home in the area.
Why the Owner Chose Private Homes: Location, amazing bayfront views, private pool and boat dock, privacy from neighbors, large house with fantastic floor plan.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Bayfront with private boat / fishing dock. Amazing waterfront views.