Premium Remodeled Beachplace Condo...Special Summer Rates for June - Sept 2014
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Beachplace condo description
COME STAY IN A FULLY REMODELED PREMIUM BEACHFRONT CONDO!!! NOW TAKING RESERVATIONS FOR JUNE, JULY, AUGUST & SEPTEMBER 2014 AT SPECIAL DISCOUNTED RATES...TWO WEEK MINIMUM PLEASE. INQUIRE FOR A RATE QUOTATION.
This beautifully furnished beachfront condo on Longboat Key, Florida is the largest 2 bedroom unit available in the Beachplace complex...over 1500 sqft. This two bedroom, two full bath condo was totally remodeled and renovated for 2012, floor to ceiling. It was gutted down to the cement frame and rebuilt with premium, high-end features (more details below). Beachplace is very popular in the summer with European and Canadian vacationers, and many families return year after year.
Located on Florida's Gulf Coast just across the bay from downtown Sarasota, Florida, this luxury unit is in the Beachplace complex at the south end of Longboat Key. As an exclusive premium gated community, Beachplace has all the amenities including a large heated pool, hot tub spa, tennis courts, exercise gym, clubhouse, wireless internet, and much more. But the real reason to come here is the private beach -- 9 miles of sugar white sand, crystal clear water, and plenty of peace and quiet. Stroll for hours, swim in 85 degree water, hunt for exquisite sea shells, or fish from the local pier.
This unit offers a King bed master suite, and two twin beds in second bedroom, large screen HDTVs, DVD players, wireless internet, all linens, dishes, etc provided. Washer and dryer are in the unit. The unit is 'turn key' - everything you need is there. Also there is a spacious furnished patio with views of the Gulf of Mexico to the right, and Sarasota Bay to the left. Enjoy spectacular sunrises or sunsets!
The unit is located on the 4th floor (of 6) and is over 1500 square feet with covered parking included. We just completed a total floor to ceiling renovation, completely gutting the unit down to the cement frame and modernizing everything with high-end features. Here are some highlights:
•Beautiful kitchen with custom premium cherry cabinets, Brazilian granite counters and backsplash, stainless steel appliances, and porcelain tile floor
•New LG Washer and Dryer in Unit
•New hardwood floors throughout - Amendiom Brazilian oak harvested under the principles of sustainable forest management
•Master bath with custom-built walnut spa vanity, Brazilian granite top, two black pearl vessel sinks, charcoal porcelain tile. New multi-head shower with stone tile surround and clear glass enclosure.
•Guest bath with custom-built cherry vanity, Brazilian granite top, patterned glass vessel sink, porcelain tile. New Jacuzzi tub / shower with stone tile surround.
•Open design and layout - removed walls, raised ceilings, created an open and bright floorplan
•New lighting throughout
•Casablanca ceiling fans in both bedrooms and living room, absolutely silent with infinitely variable speeds
•New Hunter-Douglas window treatments
•New high definition flat screen TVs (Sony) and Bly-Ray players
2014 Winter season is already booked through April 2014... Sorry. Rates for Summer 2014 and Winter 2015 are shown below:
December - March......$7200 per month
May - October...........$3900*
During peak season (December - March), minimum rental is one month. Minimum rental during summer months is two weeks.
All rentals subject to $100 application fee and $100 cleaning fee.
Discounts for 4 or more month rentals.
* Summer holiday vacationers from UK, mainland Europe, and Canada receive a special treat. Inquire for details.
- On floor 4
- 1503 sq. ft.
- 6 story
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome:
- Pets Not Allowed:
- Non Smoking Only:
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Wheelchair Accessible
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
Kitchen & Dining
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- Ice Maker
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One covered space, extra wide and tall. Easily accomodates even the largest SUV. No danger of door dings since there are concrete support pillars separating this space from others. Very close to lobby door & elevator...moreless
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- Ping Pong Table
- DVD Player
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Pool & Spa
- Communal Pool:
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- Outdoor Grill
Location & View
The Beachplace condo complex is located on 31 acres right on the Gulf of Mexico. The beach is private for residents and guests only, no public access. Beachplace provides complementary beach umbrellas and lounge chairs....moreless
- Ocean View:
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Basketball Court
- Pier Fishing
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Roller Blading
- Jet Skiing
- Deepsea Fishing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Live Theater
- Botanical Garden
- Theme Parks
- Scenic Drives
- Miniature Golf
- Wildlife Viewing
- Sight Seeing
- Bird Watching
- LONGBOAT KEY: Stretching narrowly for twelve sun-drenched miles between the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and Sarasota Bay, Longboat Key provides an ideal beach and bayfront setting for the ultimate Florida vacation and lifestyle. Although it is known as a private island, Longboat Key is a popular destination for visitors from around the world. You are welcomed to a plush island of tasteful luxury and tempting quiet pleasures that cater to all personalities. If you are the athletic type, activities on Longboat Key are endless! Shelling, biking, fishing, dining, watersports and rollerblading… just to name a few. Tennis and golf enthusiasts are welcome to take advantage of our first-class Longboat Key Country Clubs. For those seeking a little city life, Longboat Key is only minutes from Sarasota. The city offers many cultural activities from the Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, Asolo Theater, Ringling Museum, Sarasota Ballet to the Sarasota Opera House. Even closer than downtown Sarasota is world-class shopping on St. Armand's Circle, just a bridge away! Longboat Key is host to all the pleasures a true hedonist could imagine. Bask in the tropical sun, play a round of golf, game of tennis, cocktails by sunset, dinner by candlelight or a performance in the city. So many pleasures, so little time….escape to our island! NEARBY SARASOTA: Sarasota is a tropical paradise on the Gulf of Mexico that offers abundant natural beauty, cultural tradition, and plenty of sunshine. Sarasota offers residents a superb quality of life leading to CNN/Money Magazine choosing Sarasota as America's Best Small City and one of the nation's top eight Best Places to Retire. Sarasota's clean air, sparkling beaches and sunny climate have made us world famous as a center for the good life. Our vibrant recreational and cultural scene offers activities for every taste and budget. Sarasota offers big city amenities with a small town way of living. Sarasota is a city that offers something for everyone: pristine beaches, world-class shopping, international cuisine, renowned museums and galleries, Florida's signature water sports and outdoor activities, the serenity of aquariums and botanical gardens, and the excitement of friendly street festivals. From sophisticated to leisurely, Sarasota's array of amenities makes it an unparalleled vacation destination. ...moreless
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A Five Star Condo ! ....We had the best time at The Beachplace on beautiful Longboat Key
A Five Star Condo ! ....We had the best time at The Beachplace on beautiful Longboat Key
A very well equipped, thoughtfully designed condo. No expense has been spared to furnish this wonderful luxurious 2 bedroom condo. It was very clean and had everything we needed to have a super holiday. The owner was a pleasure to deal, very caring and helped to make our stay unforgettable. There was great advice on places to visit and good restaurants in the area. We will return and can highly recommend it to anyone visiting the Gulf Coast
- Guest Wendy & Paul (Nr Bath Wiltshire UK)
- Date of stay 08/29/13
- Review Submitted 09/21/13
Recommended for: Families with teenagers, adventure seekers, romantic getaway, sightseeing, age 55+, girls getaway.
Owner response: Thanks so much for the great compliments. I really try to go the extra mile for international guests. You travel a long way so you deserve a truly exceptional experience. My goal is to provide you with everything you need in a vacation home...so all you need to do is come in, unpack, and enjoy your holiday. Thanks so much for taking great care of the condo during your stay. I am grateful that you trusted your holiday to me and look forward to hosting you again. We have a few improvements in mind for later this summer...like new patio furniture and new kitchen furnishings... so come back and enjoy!
Could not ask for anything more! This place is fantastic!
Could not ask for anything more! This place is fantastic!
I'm also a VRBO owner with 3 of my own vacation homes for rent. We wanted to visit the Gulf of Florida this year as we had never been there before. Working with Moe to secure his rental was very easy. He always replied back to us quickly with answers to our questions and went above and beyond to assist us with our needs. This condo is absolutely fantastic! They supplied everything you could ever think of to make your stay relaxing and enjoyable, right down to the beach towels and coolers for your visits to the pool and beach. The entire grounds for Beach Place were very well manicured and maintained. Everything in the condo was top notch and very clean. I am a super picky person when it comes to a clean home to stay in. I really scoured all of the VRBO listings looking for a nice place to stay in the area. I saw alot of other homes that just did not appeal to us at all. When I found Moe's condo online, I knew it was the right fit. The pool is a very short walk and we really enjoyed going there every day. We cooked most meals in the condo and found all of the supplies that we needed. The Publix grocery store is only about 2 miles away and there were grills in 2 locations at Beach Place. St. Armands Circle is also a short drive away along with downtown Sarasota and Siesta Key. We thoroughly enjoyed exploring the area while we were there. We absolutely loved the attention to detail Moe and his wife took with the remodeling of their unit. It's the first place we have rented before that had plenty of counter space and cabinet drawers for toiletries, etc in the bathroom area. There were also ample outlets to accommodate electrical appliances and there were placed in convenient locations throughout the condo. The beach chairs and umbrellas already setup on the beach were a really nice bonus. Also, since the Longboat key beach is private, there were almost NO people there in July when we visited. We felt like John Ringling must have years ago when he owned Longboat Key....like a billionaire enjoying our own private estate! If you book this place you will not be disappointed! I really don't believe the photos can do it justice! Thanks to Moe for sharing his home with us! We loved the Sarasota area also and would definitely return in the future.
- Guest Darla (United States)
- Date of stay 07/13/13
- Review Submitted 07/24/13
Recommended for: Families with teenagers, adventure seekers, romantic getaway, people with disabilities, sightseeing, age 55+, families with young children, girls getaway.
Owner response: It was truly a pleasure to host Darla & David. They are a very nice and responsible family and took great care of our condo, which is much appreciated. I am so pleased they decided to give the Gulf Coast a try and that they enjoyed it so much. I hope they return soon...repeat guests are always welcome!!! We have a few improvements in mind for later this summer...like new patio furniture and new kitchen furnishings... and would love for them to experience that in person. Thanks for everything Darla & David!!
THANK YOU from my wife and IGuest comment entered by owner
THANK YOU from my wife and I
Just thought I would send you a big THANK YOU from my wife and I ! Your place is simply gorgious!! We are so amazed at the high end fixtures and finishes you selected and the quality workmanship that was put into your renovation! The setting is spectular, and the weather, so far has been great! Your buddy Mike met us at the security gate and everything went smooth as silk. Thanks again for allowing us to enjoy all that you have to offer!
- Guest George & Gianna C.
- Date of stay 12/18/12
- Review Submitted 02/03/13
2014 Winter season is already booked through April 2014... Sorry. RATES FOR SUMMER 2014 and WINTER 2015 ARE BELOW: * Dec - March $7200 per month, one month minimum. Discount for 4 or more months. * May - October $3900 per month. Discount for any rental over 4 weeks. * April and November $5750 per month. $100 rental application fee. $100 Cleaning fee, waived for 4+ months rentals * Holiday vacationers from UK, mainland Europe, and Canada receive a special treat
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- Nearest Airport: Sarasota International Airport (SRQ) at 12 Miles
- Nearest Motorway: I-75, exit 210 at 18 Miles
- Nearest Barpub: Several on St. Armand's Circle at 3 Miles
- Nearest Golf: Several within the area at 15 Miles
- Nearest Restaurant: Chart House on Longboat Key at 1 Miles
Year Purchased: 1984
About the owner: This condo has been family owned for the past 28 years. We have absolutely loved it and loved every minute in Sarasota. My parents first visited Longboat Key in 1974 and bought a condo in Seaplace two years later. Then in 1984, they purchased this unit in Beachplace primarily for guests and as a rental property. They are now retired and have turned the property management responsibilities over to me, the eldest son (lucky me....actually I love it). I live in southwest Georgia, a small town called Albany. I come down to Sarasota whenever possible with my wife and kids. I think it is simply the most beautiful and peaceful place I have ever seen. We have rented this unit out for the past 20 years. We focus on establishing long-term relationships with our guests. Our first renters stayed year-around for 12 yrs. Then for 8 years, we enjoyed renting to a retired couple but just during the winter season. Now we are looking to establish new relationships with those wanting a winter or summer home, year after year. Of course, the occasional vacationer or holiday guest is always welcome.
Why the Owner Chose Beachplace:
Beachplace is a stunning property. And Longboat Key is a jewel on Florida's gulf Coast. I have traveled all over the world, seen some of the world's most famous beaches. I promise none of them beats Longboat Key. It is simply beautiful. See the pictures, although they don't do justice. You will see as you drive from Sarasota out to the island. It's like entering your own personal paradise. Sorry to be a little over the top, but you will see for yourself once you arrive...
The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
This unit was totally updated, completed in Jan 2012 after 8 months of intensive work. Now be careful here. You will see lots of ads that say updated, remodeled, renovated, etc. Look carefully... most have been superficially brushed up. Perhaps a new countertop, or tile floor, maybe new paint. This unit was totally remodeled from top to bottom. We removed walls and ceilings, relocated the HVAC air handling unit to open up the kitchen, raised fire sprinkler lines to raise the ceiling, basically opened every room to make the interior space as large as possible. Then we built a custom kitchen, custom baths, and made lots of other improvements: Here are some highlights: •Beautiful kitchen with custom premium cherry cabinets, Brazilian granite counters and backsplash, stainless steel appliances, and porcelain tile floor •New LG Washer and Dryer in Unit •New hardwood floors throughout - Amendiom Brazilian oak harvested under the principles of sustainable forest management •Master bath with custom-built walnut spa vanity, Brazilian granite top, two black pearl vessel sinks, charcoal porcelain tile. New multi-head shower with stone tile surround and clear glass enclosure. •Guest bath with custom-built cherry vanity, Brazilian granite top, patterned glass vessel sink, porcelain tile. New Jacuzzi tub with multi-head shower and stone tile surround. •Open design and layout - removed walls, raised ceilings, created an open and bright floorplan •New lighting throughout •New Hunter-Douglas window treatments •New high definition flat screen TVs (Sony) and Bly-Ray players in all rooms •New high glass panel door in the master bedroom to allow you to wake up with a georgious view of the gulf. Trust me...no other unit looks like this one. But don't take my word for it. Just look at the pictures and compare to other units in Beachplace.
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Spacious main living area with free flowing, open plan
Dining area with seating up to 6, opens into kitchen area
Living room seating area with couch, loveseat and recliner + Wood floors & rugs.
Gorgeous Gulf views from the balcony, along with pool, clubhouse and pond.
Custom kitchen with premium cherry cabinets, Brazilian granite countertops.
Coffee/wine bar in kitchen, with custom shelving for hanging glasses
Beautiful Gulf view from Master Bedroom though new glass panel door.
Custom spa master vanity with dual black pearl sinks and Brazilian granite top
Wall mounted 42' Sony HDTV in second bedroom
Second bath custom vanity with green Brazilian granite, vessel sink, jacuzzi tub
Beautiful white sand beach with complementary umbrellas and lounge chairs
Large pool area with plenty of chairs, umbrellas and Florida sunshine.
Dining room with table for 6, serving hutch, 2nd bedroom is off to the left.
View into main living area. Entertainment unit has large screen HDTV + blu ray.
Living room with large glass doorwall for plenty of natural light.
Beautiful gulf view from outdoor patio, new patio furniture perfect for relaxing
Dishes, utensils, pots, pans, small appliances, bar glasses...everything!
King size master bed, marble top furnishings, wool area rug, custom blinds.
Master Bedroom armoire with new 40' Sony HDTV & bluray player
Master shower with stone tile surround, 3 shower heads, and granite accents
Guest bath shower with Jacuzzi tub, stone tile surround and three shower heads.
View from clubhouse-pool area includes heated pool, baby pool, and whirlpool.
The grounds are well landscaped and maintained year round.
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