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Big Sale Last Minute Reduced Rates Thru Sept! a+++ Ratings! Walk to Town/Harbor

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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

We have 4 cottages, all located in a very special residential community right downtown within easy walking distance to everything: restaurants, cafe's, shopping, theatre's, marina, etc.

Laurel Park was voted the #1 neighborhood in Sarasota by "The Best of Sarasota Magazine". Our Siesta Beach is consistently ranked the #1 beach in the United States, including Hawaii.

Sarasota has recently been rated "The #1 retirement mecca destination in the United States" and now you can come and stay right in the middle of it all! Sarasota remains high on the list of savvy travelers who know what a rare gem Sarasota is. By staying in the "Hideaway Cottage" you will be in the heart of the downtown area where you can leisurely stroll to outdoor cafe's, restaurants, 9 performing arts theaters, the historic Opera House, 2 Cinema's with 25 movie screens and so much more! Walk to the harbor and rent a boat, stroll to the farmer's market and shop for groceries! It's all right here at your finger tips!

This adorable cottage has been meticulously renovated preserving it's historic charm. Delightfully decorated with the owners collection of whimsical art work from local artists. You will be pleasantly surprised by the attention to detail. We offer soft, fresh linens, premium mattress's, full kitchens, free Wifi, HDTV cable with DVR, laundry, private patio, and off-street parking.

See all of our cottages on our website ww w. sarasota vacation cottage .com (type with no spaces). On our website you can see virtual tours, floor plans, reviews, pictures and everything you need to know!

Location, location, location! That's why our neighborhood was voted #1 in Sarasota. It's right in town within easy walking distance to everything!!!!! Laurel Park is a small, quiet, historic neighborhood filled with fun Key West style conch houses, pastel colored cottages and restored bungalows. Come and enjoy what a special place Sarasota is by staying right in the middle of it all!!!!!!

PLEASE NOTE:
Sale rates apply until Sept. 19, 2015
Shoulder Rates = $695 a week from Sept. 19, 2015 to Dec. 19th, 2015
Peak Season Rates = $1,495 from Dec. 19, 2015 to April 16, 2016
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If traveling with a pet please inquire about Pet Fees. Pet Addendum must be completed.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • 1 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    22 minimum age...moreless

  • Singles
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs only. Under 25 pounds on approval ...moreless

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Premium Bedding...moreless

  • Pillow-Top Premium Mattress with luxury Linens.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Sanitzed and Extra Clean. Premium Towels.

Other Amenities

  • Weekly and monthly rentals only. Change over day is Saturday. Small dogs considered for weekly rentals- no pets for monthly rentals. Minimum age of Primary renter is 22 years old. Utilities paid for by owner for normal usage-cap on utility usage-see Short Term Rental agreement. Pool, hot tub, spa amenities are off-site for fee. Bikes, bicycles are available for rent at local bike shop. Sometimes we can offer you beach chairs, umbrellas and coolers free of charge. Many times these items are broken or missing. We cannot guarantee they will be available- however, they are available for rent on some beaches....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVR
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Bay/Sound
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Beach:

    Several Beaches 5-15 minute drive....moreless

  • Downtown:

    Lovely downtown location within easy walking distance to everything: restaurants, cafe's, shopping, theatre's, movies, the harbor and marina....moreless

  • Near The Ocean:

    3.5 miles to Beach...moreless

  • Town:

    Charming Historic Downtown District on quiet street. No traffic, mature trees, thick tropical landscape. Very charming, lovely area...moreless

  • Village:

    Walk to Burns Court or Towles Court Artist Colony- all of Downtown and the Harbor...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people

General

  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Located outside, shared with 1 other cottage....moreless

  • Water Tank
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles:

    may be be rented...moreless

  • Boat:

    walk to marina for charters or rentals...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Private patio with table/umbrella, 4 chairs....moreless

  • Golf:

    Drive to several in minutes...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    may be rented...moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Available upon request....moreless

  • Patio
  • Shed
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis:

    walk to courts...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    available at sporting stores...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Several pools close by. Beach Front Pool 3.7 miles away. Indoor pool 1.3 miles away. Large aquatic center with swim lanes and high dive....moreless

  • Heated Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Sale
Jul 4 - Sep 26, 2015
4 night min stay

$595

Discounts: 4 nights or more: $85 Nightly

Thanksgiving
Nov 21 - Nov 28, 2015
4 night min stay

$895

Discounts: 4 nights or more: $128 Nightly

Peak Season
Dec 19 - Apr 16, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,495

Discounts: 7 nights or more: $214 Nightly

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay

$695

Discounts: 4 nights or more: $99 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $100
  • Cleaning based on #weeks $85 + tax
  • Pet Fee $140 + tax
  • Tax Rate 12%

Notes:

See Short Term Rental Agreement


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking.


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Location

4 Miles
Nearest Airport
Sarasota International SRQ
0.01 Miles
Nearest Barpub
walk to 100's of Bars.. yet quiet at the cottage
3 Miles
Nearest Golf
Many Private & Semi-Private to Choose From
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
75
0.01 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1
3 Miles
Nearest Ski
Water Skiing
3.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
Lido Beach

Car: Not Necessary

Why is our Siesta Key Beach often voted #1 in the USA by the prestigious Dr. Beach? Our Caribbean blue water and (litterly) baby powder soft, white sand found on our beaches is like no other in the continential USA! Dubbed the 'Cultural Coast', you can enjoy a vast mixture of live entertainment, from the refined Ballet, Opera and Symphony, to the more funky Comedy Clubs or Drag Queen Bingo! The Downtown area is the hub of the action and our cottages are located just a few, quiet blocks away from everything!

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2015

About: My wife Mikeal'an and I moved to Sarasota 5 years ago. Our plan was to retire here after working and raising a family in the Washington DC/Northern VA area.

Why Laurel Park:
We loved Sarasota from the moment we saw it and knew this was the place we had been searching for. We opted to live in Laurel Park (where all 4 of our vacation cottage rentals are because we enjoy walking our dogs to restaurants, cafes and the waterfront Bay Park. We enjoy riding our bikes to the Opera! The style is quaint and charming. We are very proud to offer 4 charming vacation cottages in our neighborhood so our guests can experience the same lifestyle! We believe we are doing a great job because many of our guests have decided to purchase homes in our area while they were here!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Our area is VERY unique. Our quests are looking for something more than just beach and golf. Although those things are just a few minutes away, our location gives you so much more! All 4 of our charming vacation cottages are located in Laurel Park (voted the #1 neighborhood in Sarasota). Our vacationers are within walking distance to all the action and the waterfront harbor, yet far enough away to sit our your patio and not here a thing! We are just 2 blocks from everything downtown/harbor so your can walk to it all!


Contact us

Speaks: english

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  • 1 of 5 cottages

    1 of 5 cottages

  • Walk to Sarasota Bay!  Views From Selby Botanical Gardens

    Walk to Sarasota Bay! Views From Selby Botanical Gardens

  • Guaranteed Sunsets Daily!

    Guaranteed Sunsets Daily!

  • Walk to Waterfront Restaurants!

    Walk to Waterfront Restaurants!

  • You can Frolick Too!

    You can Frolick Too!

  • Towels Court Artist Colony in Laurel Park! 1 minute walk

    Towels Court Artist Colony in Laurel Park! 1 minute walk

  • A Plethora Of Culture Events. Dubbed 'The Culture Coast” Concerts, Plays, Opera.

    A Plethora Of Culture Events. Dubbed 'The Culture Coast” Concerts, Plays, Opera.

  • Walk to The City Harbor & PArk.  Main Street Leads to Waterfront.

    Walk to The City Harbor & PArk. Main Street Leads to Waterfront.

  • Close to World Famous Siesta Key Beach

    Close to World Famous Siesta Key Beach

  • Boat Rental available.

    Boat Rental available.

  • In the Neighborhood- Arts Studios, Cafes, Rest, Shop, Theater

    In the Neighborhood- Arts Studios, Cafes, Rest, Shop, Theater

  • Walk to all the Festivals and Farmer’s Market (Sat)

    Walk to all the Festivals and Farmer’s Market (Sat)

  • Spend a full day at the Ringling Museum.  Featuring Famous Mini-Circus Museum!

    Spend a full day at the Ringling Museum. Featuring Famous Mini-Circus Museum!

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Speaks: english
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