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Great Bay House - Pool/Dock/Sunsets/Img 4 Mi/Beach 1 Mi

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Last updated: 05/19/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Great Home Overlooking the Bay. Pool/Hot Tub, Dock, Kayaking, Boating Plus Sunsets in a Tropical Setting. Gourmet Kitchen, Formal Dinning area, Fireplace, Great Family Room with 42' TV and Breakfast Dining Table Overlooking the Bay. Cozy Living Room with Housed 36' TV and fireplace. Master Bedroom - King Bed, Large Walk-In Closet Room. 2 Guest Bedrooms Queen Beds & Shared Fully Tiled Bathroom. 2 Car Garage.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 2900 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    9 years of age...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • This is a great home for a couple or a family. It is in a very private tropical setting with a great view of the bay. Dine poolside and view the Rosetta Spoonvilles cruising over the waterfront. All kinds of boating adventures close by at Cortez Fishing Village. The home is cool little piece of paradise that will sooth your spirit. Relax. Be happy. ...moreless



  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Synagogues

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Water View:

    House located on a canal that over looks the bay, Jewfish Key and the bridge to Longboat Key and Gulf of Mexico ...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    House is on a canal that overlooks the bay and drawbridge to Gulf of Mexico...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Bicycles
  • Boat:

    Bring your boat and tie up to yor private dock. ...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Great patio with view of the bay. ...moreless

  • Golf:

    Lots of golf courses near by. ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Tropical setting with view of the bay. ...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis:

    IMG for the tennis star. Gt Bray with lots of tennis courts. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Hot tub inside pool with view of the bay. ...moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Great pool with view of the bay. ...moreless



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Off Season
May 1 - Nov 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$2,050 $3,900
Standard pricing
7 night min stay

$2,600 $6,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $100 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Utitlies monthly $300 + tax
  • Cleaning fee $195 + tax
  • Tax Rate 8%


Note price listed has tax, cleaning and a security deposit

We request 50% deposit at time of signing contract when booking more than 3 months in the future. Balance due 60 days prior to rental agreement. On bookings less than 3 months in advance we request 100% payment. Cancellations. If propety can be rebooked we will refund monies less the difference in total price of rental. Also a flate rate of 15% of total rental for having to rebook property.

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Last updated: 05/19/2015
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8 Miles
Nearest Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Beach House
2 Miles
Nearest Golf
Manatee Community Golf Course
173 Miles
Nearest Train
Sanford, Fl
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Cortez Road
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Star Fish, Cortez Village
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Bradenton Beach Anna Maria Island

Car: Recommended

Great House On The Bay - 1 mile from Anna Maria Island's Bradenton Beach, 4 miles from IMG Sports Academy, 3/4 of mile from Cortez Fishing Village, 2 miles from Robinson Perserve, 1 1/2 miles from Bray Community Park and 12 miles from downtown Sarasota.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1995

About the owner: Moved to Florida from California in 1989 and bought a resort on Longboat Key. My husband and I were in the resort business for 21 years on Longboat Key. We sold our resort in 2008 and retired for some years. In 2011 we bought a marina near our summer home on the Finger Lakes in New York. Since we have always been in the rental business we decided to rent our home out on the bay instead of selling it as we truly love the area.

Why the Owner Chose Paradise Bay:
We lived on a canal on Longboat Key for years but always wanted to live in a house on the bay with a view. We purchased this home that has an acre of land and a beautiful view. The house has been completely remodeled and a large pool and hot tub were added. Because of our many years in the resort business we are aware of all the creature comforts needed to make your vacation memorable.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This home has a spectacular view, fabulous pool and great sunsets. It's great to keep your kayak or boat at the dock for last minute adventures. I love to cook and entertain so our family style gourmet kitchen is great for parties or intimate dining for two. The double sided fireplace is very cozy and the long driveway to the front door keeps us very private. This house is close to the beach, all kinds of shopping, theater, restaurants and entertainment.

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Minimum stay: 7 nights
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Great Bay House - Pool/Dock/Sunsets/IMG 4 Mi/Beach 1 Mi

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