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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
"We arrived to a welcomed early check in. Kelley was fabulous, very friendly & helpful. It was my husband & 2 kids. The unit was very clean and had everything we needed to enjoy our vacation. Down to beach towels & umbrellas. The grounds were well kept & grass & plants all very beautiful. We took so many lovely pictures. The pool was good size & was over 8ft deep which was awesome! This pool was super clean & they maintained it like that the 4 days I was there. The patio area perfect & the other renters were so friendly & nice. We had great times on the beach & pool making new friends & my 5yr old daughter made a new friends & everyone was so willing to talk with us & have fun!! Kelley , again was just great. The beach was just as I imagined it, not crowded at all. I cannot wait to rent next year. This time we are bringing even the in laws!!"
Guest: gloria m.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 22, 2015
"My husband and I were here for a week and had a fantastic experience. The location was perfect. Close to Publix and great restaurants a short drive away. Took a trip into Anna Maria Island and Sarasota during our stay and had great meals at the restaurants we visited but we were quite content to hang out and have dinner at our studio. Really liked Owens Fish Camp in Sarasota that was recommended by a bartender in a nice bar/restaurant in St. Armand's Circle. The Dry Dock had a beautiful view and excellent seafood. The highlight of our vacation was relaxing after dinner to watch the majestic sunsets. Great place to stay for couples for a romantic getaway or a family with small children. So convenient to walking out on the white sand and putting up an umbrella and chairs without trekking over dunes and walkways. We definitely plan to return. We were fortunate to meet the owner which made our stay there even more special. Very clean grounds and polite staff. Highly recommend staying here and hope we have friends join us next year at the Diplomat. Of course, would recommend couples and extended families inquire about other well-appointed units. We want ours all to ourselves!"
Guest: Mary S.Date of Stay: July 2015Review Submitted: July 29, 2015
"This has been my fifth year at Casa del Mar and like a fine wine, it just gets better with age. I could go on and on about the beach and the Gulf of Mexico, but I think I will let the attached picture do the talking for me. So that leaves me to describe the accommodations. This will be my third different condo, and each one is unique within itself. The layout of each condo is a bit different depending on whether you are on the ground floor, second floor, end or middle. My unit had a beautifully vaulted ceiling making the condo seem comfortably spacious. Each unit is uniquely decorated, so it makes for great adventure when you change units each year.
I have been going to Sarasota for the past thirty years and never run out of things to see or do. The entire area is incredible, and if you are adventurous Tampa, Clearwater, and St. Petersburg are only an hour away.
I always read the previously posted reviews for the year, curious as to what people might complain about since I never can find fault with Casa. It always seems as though the people complaining have something that is broken or in need of repair, but then wait until they check out to bring it to the staff's attention. Most often people don't say anything prior to leaving, which then creates the problem for the next guest. When I went to take my shower, the tub drained very slowly. I told the staff and within ten minutes their maintenance person was there and fixed the problem. While Casa del Mar is as close to perfection as it gets, there will always be minor exceptions, but the difference in Casa and other places I have stayed, is how these exceptions are handled. The resort is heaven on earth and the staff are the angels. Try it, you'll love it."
Guest: CantorDate of Stay: September 2014Review Submitted: October 20, 2014
"This was our first time in that area and we loved it! Anyone seeking more private, quiet and relaxing beachfront property will love this place. The condo is on the second floor, right on the beach with a waterfront view, a perfect spot to watch sunsets . . . There is a plenty room for a couple or family. Short driving distance to Sarasota and other activities gives additional options for spending time, dining in fine restaurants and exploring the area. We greatly enjoyed our stay and would love to come back some day."
Guest: JackDate of Stay: September 2014Review Submitted: April 8, 2015