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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 recently returned from a wonderful week in Coral Cottage-Rear. This was our 2nd stay in one of the O'keefe's cottages and we enjoyed it as much as our first visit in Mangrove Cottage. Since I have been visiting Sarasota since my childhood in the 1940's, I found these cottages to be a home away from home as they are reminiscent of an earlier era. However, the charming decor is fresh and chic. We loved having our morning coffee or evening wine on the patio and large fenced-in yard. Being able to walk downtown and the marina made our visit stress-free. Since neither my husband or I are tech savvy, Jeff was very accommodating in coming over to instruct us in operating the TV remote. Also, for the first time in years, I did not wake up with an aching back...wonderful mattress!"
Guest: JudyDate of Stay: October 2014Review Submitted: October 27, 2014
"When I first entered the villa, I said "Wow! This place is really nice." It was super-clean, recently remodeled, and has ultramodern appliances, a big living room and master bedroom, good WiFi and cable channels, 3 HD TVs and plenty of room. It's right across from the community center with a large well-heated swimming pool and gas BBQ grills. The service from the rental agent Mary was first rate and immediately responsive.
The location is perfect for all that Sarasota has to offer. It's close to the beaches and only about a 15 minute drive to Sarasota's cultural center with a concert hall, live theaters, world-class art museum and good restaurants. There's plenty to do in the immediate neighborhood, too, as it's 5 minutes from the mall with 12 movie screens. We went to Sarasota for some winter hiking, for which this villa is ideal. It is only 10 minutes from Oscar Scherer State Park and 15 from Myakka River State Park, which are great places to hike in the winter with well marked, dry, beautiful trails. After a day of hiking, we returned to the comfort and luxury of this modern spacious villa."
Guest: Bob S.Date of Stay: January 2015Review Submitted: January 28, 2015
Comfortable and clean home with everything necessary for a wonderful vacation
"The Palmhouse was a wonderful base for our Sarasota holiday. We were six in total including my husband, our two young children and my parents. The house was very comfortable and clean with plenty of room for us all. The kitchen was very well equipped, lots of seating in the living room, spacious dining table, three comfortable beds and great powerful shower in the main bathroom. The pool, garden and deck area were lovely. The location is great too, just a few minutes south of downtown and near lots of attractions. We enjoyed our holiday very much!"
Guest: Rebecca N.Date of Stay: April 2015Review Submitted: April 26, 2015