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Beach Resort Right on Gulf of Mexico. Super Special Offer.

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Pool, over the lawn up to the beach

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Last updated: 07/27/2014
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  • Minimum stay:5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Sand Cay Beach apartment description

A well-kept apartment, which is continuously being renovated. The building was completely remodelled in 2008. With 103 m2 and balcony, accommodation for up to 5 persons. With all possible facilities, such as Full HD TV, free pay TV in high quality in every room, CD stereo system, Blu-Ray DVD, high speed internet, etc. Central, thermostat-controlled air conditioning with separate outlets in the rooms. Built-in safe. New fully equipped large kitchen, 2 bathrooms with shower, toilet, sliding glass doors, 2 bedrooms, tempurpedic mattress in the master bedroom, living room with dining area, balcony with view of the beautifully landscaped, well-maintained complex with pool and beach, right on the vast white beach of Gulf of Mexico about 18 km long. Free private tennis court, large heated pool, valet parking, barbecue facilities on the private beach. On the beach, there are plenty of beds available. Parasols are in the condo. Sufficient number of towels for the beach and the condo are available.Longboat Key: Longboat Key is also called Royal Key of Florida. The entire island is designed like a park. Wealthy people from Europe and especially from the U.S. have their apartment or home there. The beach is white as snow and is regularly maintained, i.e. renovated. On the island there are several shops, including a large supermarket = Publix. Just about 10 minutes away by car is the famous St. Armands Circle with many shops and especially restaurants, of course, with street cafes = European flair. The city of Sarasota is only 20 minutes away and offers all cultural events, with very nice restaurants. More than 30 golf courses at affordable prices are reachable within max 30 minutes' drive. Inexpensive sports shops compete with each other. A large shopping outlet is 40 minutes away. The complex Sand Cay is located directly on the beach, so there are no roads in between. The entire property is park-like and, of course, regularly maintained.

Since the island is located somewhat in the middle of Florida on the west coast, all tourist attractions by car are within easy reach. It is said, ‘Once you visit Longboat Key, you will always come back'.

More features: Parasol for beach, crib, internet hot spot, large flat screen TV, Free Pay TV with good channels, such as Discovery Channel or Golf Channel, etc. in excellent HD quality. TV in every room, DVD, VCR, stereo with CD player, sunny balcony, various swimming equipment for children, beach towels for beds, towels, large refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, etc. The kitchen is fully equipped generously; it has everything that is required. Plenty of washers and dryers are available for free. Many affordable golf courses are there in the surrounding.
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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 103 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5

          • 1. Bedroom: 1 king, 1 queen, 1 baby crib

            kingsize bed...moreless

          • 2. Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

            2 beds...moreless

          • sleeps: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            additional cot...moreless

          • In the apartment there are 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. One bedroom with a king size bed with tempurpedic mattress, the second bedroom has 2 single beds. Both the bedrooms are renovated. The living room has a large sofa bed. Additional telephone in the bedroom. Each bedroom has a HD (1080) LCD TV and large mirrored wardrobes integrated in to the walls. The living room is equipped with a 40'' LCD HD (1080) Sony TV and a Blu-Ray DVD player. Safe is available. The apartment was completely renovated again in 2008. Laid with exclusive tiles in the entire living area and bathrooms, and a new carpet in the bedrooms. All rooms were painted newly. The kitchen is equipped elegantly with attention to detail. You won´t miss anything. Use of washing machine and tumble dryers is free....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • There are hairdryers and plenty of storage space available in the bathrooms. Sliding glass doors in both the showers. One bathroom has a shower and tub combination. Both the bathrooms have been completely renovated in September 2010. The toilets are integrated in to the bathrooms and have a separate vent to the outside. Hand towels and bath towels for the beach are available in sufficient quantity. ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • The apartment has been completely refurbished. With 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, each with bathtub / shower. Large living room with balcony, overlooking the pool and the beach, with a 3-seater and a 2-seater sofa. 2 extra chairs, large 40'' LCD HD (1080) TV, free Pay TV in super HD, Blu-Ray DVD player, stereo, internet hot spot, 2 telephones. Fully equipped European style kitchen, dishwasher, microwave, fridge etc., plenty of dishes, pans, etc. Kids' travel bed. All bedrooms have a HD LCD TV each. Bed in the master bedroom has a Tempurpedic mattress. Wi-Fi. Plenty of towels available for the beach also. Free washer / dryer. A few steps across the lawn to the 20 km long beach. Private beds on the beach. The beach has barbecue areas with appropriate tools. A supermarket is just a 5-minute drive away. The guest needs to bring only his personal belongings because everything else is available like in his own home....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books
              • Books For Adults
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Games
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television
              • Toys
              • VCR
              • Video Library

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Family

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Beach
              • Near The Ocean

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Paragliding
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Arrival Day

                  • Flexible

                  Dining

                  • Dining Room
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Activities Guide
                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Filtered Water
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Safe
                  • Shampoo
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Telephone
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Fax

                  Kitchen

                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Maker
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchenette
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony
                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Bicycles
                  • Golf Clubs
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Patio
                  • Small Cooler
                  • Tennis Court
                  • Terrace
                  • Walkway To Water

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool
                  • Heated Pool
                  • Outdoor Pool

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Rental rates quoted in: $
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Winter Season
                      Mar 1 - Apr 6, 2014
                      5 night min stay

                      $1,295 $4,450
                      High Season
                      Apr 7 - Apr 21, 2014
                      5 night min stay

                      $1,547 $5,569
                      Spring/Summer
                      Apr 22 - Apr 30, 2014
                      5 night min stay

                      $995 $3,383

                      Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2014
                      5 night min stay

                      $798 $2,999

                      Oct 1 - Nov 30, 2014
                      5 night min stay

                      $995 $3,383

                      Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency ($) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.


                      Additional information about rental rates:

                      Monthly rental rates go up to 30% (depending on the season) below the respective weekly rates. The final cleaning is USD 85. For weekly rates, during off-season there are special prices that are around 25% below the regular price of this property. As it is common in the U.S., on the above mentioned prices, a tax of 11.5% has to be paid. In the period from April to September 2008, the building was completely renovated, with new exterior parts, new doors and new windows, and there were new tiles and carpets laid in the rooms, i.e. the building is completely new, inside and outside. In special cases and for short-term bookings, further discounts are possible, please inquire. !!!!!!!!!!! Other special offers from 12.Aug-17.Aug, from 14.Sep-21.Sep., from 28.Sep-5th Oct 2013, that is, one night free in each of these weeks, based on the above mentioned reduced prices!!!!!!!!!!

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                      Calendar

                      Last updated: 07/27/2014
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                      21 Unavailable
                      22 Today
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                      Location

                      29 Kilometres
                      Nearest Airport
                      Sarasota
                      Sand Cay Beach
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Hilton
                      150 Kilometres
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Fort Myers
                      1 Kilometres
                      Nearest Golf
                      Longboat Key
                      20 Kilometres
                      Nearest Train
                      Sarasota
                      20 Kilometres
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Sarasota I 75
                      Sand Cay Beach
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Many
                      Sand Cay Beach
                      Nearest Beach
                      Sand Cay private

                      Car: Recommended

                      The holiday rental apartment is in Florida, USA, on the island of Longboat Key, directly on the Gulf of Mexico. Longboat Key, is one of the most beautiful islands in Florida, also called Royal Key of Florida. The island, with many shops etc. is located west of the cities Sarasota and Bradenton. Easy to reach: From Tampa Airport, i.e. 1 hour drive = Interstate 275 South, 60 miles to the south, - about 1.5 hours driving time towards north, 100 miles from Fort Myers Airport, = Interstate 75 North (towards Tampa), about 3.5 hours driving time, i.e. 225 miles northwest of Miami = Interstate 75 North (towards Tampa). The bridge in the north connects the island to Anna Maria Island, Bradenton and Tampa, the bridge in the south connects it with Sarasota, Fort Myers, Naples and Miami. The Sarasota / Bradenton International Airport can be reached in 15 minutes. Sarasota offers all possible cultural events, opera, various theatres, restaurants. A big shopping outlet is close by.

                      Other activities: Boating, beach volleyball, beach walking, shuffleboard

                      Golf: A paradise for golfers. More than 30 golf courses are located in the nearby surrounding, mostly at very affordable prices.

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 1995

                      About the owner: Sieglinde and I, Wolfram, are married since 1967. We have a son. Both of us grew up in Munich. There I graduated as an Aeronautical Engineer. After graduation I started working with Lufthansa, the German company. Thus, travelling became our hobby and led us to Longboat Key. After having seen almost the whole world, Longboat Key became our dream destination. That’s why we bought the apartment in Sand Cay, which is our second home. Every year we visit this home for 3 months and use this time in renovating it.

                      Why the Owner Chose Sand Cay Beach:
                      We liked it very much.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                      Located right on the beach, a few steps across the lawn and you can already enjoy the Gulf of Mexico on one of the several beds. Medical care in just 3 minutes’ walk. Many restaurants in the vicinity. A paradise for golfers. Approx. 35 golf courses are reachable in maximum 30 minutes’ drive, with reasonable prices.


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                      Speaks: english, german

                       

                      Photos

                      • Pool, over the lawn up to the beach

                        Pool, over the lawn up to the beach

                      • Bathroom

                        Bathroom

                      • Dining room

                        Dining room

                      • Guest bedroom

                        Guest bedroom

                      • Kitchen

                        Kitchen

                      • View of the property from the beach

                        View of the property from the beach

                      • Living room

                        Living room

                      • Bedroom

                        Bedroom

                      • View of Sand Cay from the beach

                        View of Sand Cay from the beach

                      $995 per week
                      12

                      2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                      Sleeps 5

                      View calendar: Updated 07/27/14
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                      +49 61541855
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                      Speaks: english, german
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