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Siesta Key

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Recent Siesta Key reviews

  • Great condo for our family

    "We usually stay on the gulf side so this was the first time on the bay side. The condo was clean, had all we needed, pleasant decor. The owner was easy to contact and communicate with. The walk to the beach was just across the street and there was a button to push to stop traffic, lots of the time it wasn't needed. Traffic wasn't bad. Walk to restaurant and shops, and a grocery store. The view from the patio was peaceful and well landscaped. We would stay there again. We had a great time on our family trip."
    Guest: Denisa S. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 5, 2014
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  • Perfect!

    "First of all, I would like to say how wonderful Donna was in scheduling our vacation. We had to change our originally scheduled week due to a scheduling conflict. Donna didn't hesitate to re-schedule us with another week that was available, no questions asked. Secondly, the condo was Perfect! It was everything that she describes above & then some! Easy access to the beach, the most amazing sunsets I have ever seen, & the drum circle on Sunday nights is a must (at least for 30 min.) We did rent a boat from CB's (as recommended by Donna) and spent one day fishing in the Bay. My boys had a wonderful time & they caught shark, catfish & mangrove snapper. I would recommend eating at Walt's Fish Market & Restaurant as well as the Sniki Tiki Bar. Both places were excellent! Thank you Donna for making our vacation fabulous ~ we hope to be back next year!"
    Guest: Renee Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: August 13, 2014
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  • EVERYTHING WAS FANTASTIC!!!

    "Sue's spacious condo on Siesta Key surpassed our expectations for our anniversary getaway. It was even better than the pictures, and accommodated our family of 6 perfectly. The decor was so tasteful, the condo was spotlessly clean, the beds and bedding were very comfy, and the kitchen was so well equipped for our large family to make some great meals. We absolutely loved the location on Siesta Key and liked the convenience to the mainland. Great shopping was just over the bridge. The beach was sparkling clear, pristine, and not as crowded as the public beach. We loved the beach chairs that were provided by the condo, and the kids loved the pool after going to the beach. We utilized the tiki hut for an unforgettable family BBQ at sunset. We were all very sad to leave this fantastic place. This rates as one of our favorite places to spend a family getaway. Sue is exceptionally helpful and makes sure her guests are taken care of. We would definitely like to return to Sue's condo at the Sea Shell on Siesta Key."
    Guest: Nicki Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: September 20, 2014
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  • Beautiful Stay

    "We truely enjoyed our stay at Midnight Cove and this unit provided by the owners was excellent. We have used various homes in the past all over the US and this one was one of the best we have stayed at. It was extremely clean and very quiet which we enjoyed. The owners have thought of everything you could possibly want to make your vacation or get away a joy. The pools are very nice and the beach was great. The gentlemen at the beach was fantastic, helping us each day with chairs and umbrelllas which are provided for your use. We hope to go back in this fall and hopefully this unit will be open then. We would like to personally thank the owners Doug & Robin for allowing us to use there home."
    Guest: Mark Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 1, 2014
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Siesta Key Travel Tips

When you take a vacation to Siesta Key, Fla., you’ll find people who enjoy an active lifestyle. From artists and writers to outdoor sports enthusiasts, there’s much to do on this barrier island. At 8 miles long, you’ll find some of the world’s best white sand beaches, shopping and dining that will make you want to extend your vacation into a lifelong stay.

This little island of paradise is perfect for a romantic getaway or a family vacation. The clear waters will inspire you and the one-of-a-kind attractions are what you always imagined an island escape would be.

Must-see Attractions in Siesta Key

Beaches: When you go to Siesta Key, it’ll be hard not to find yourself at Siesta Key Beach. The fine white sand is perfect for a day of fun in the sun and the water is even better for activities like surfing, wakeboarding and boating. This beach is one of the most beautiful in the country, so you certainly don’t want to skip it. There are several other beaches on the island as well, including Nokomis Public Beach, North Jetty Park Beach, Whitney Beach, Palma Sola South and North, Englewood Mid Beach and Palm Island North.

Beach rides: If you’ve always wanted to take a cruise along the beach, Siesta Key is the place to do it. There are several local companies that offer rides to visitors and guests, and they will guide you along the shores in covered golf carts to give you some of the best views you can find.

Point of Rocks: You haven’t seen anything until you visit Point of Rocks. This beach is a rare geologic feature that’s perfect for bird watching and marine wildlife viewing. On top of that, there’s a scenic beach nearby for you to watch the sunset and enjoy the scenery. Fishermen will love Point of Rocks as they cast out their lines and try to snag a bite.

Outdoor activities: There’s a reason many of Siesta Key’s residents enjoy outdoor activities - there’s so much to do! Whether it’s getting a tan on the beach or dipping your toes in the water, a relaxed lifestyle is what it’s all about. Guests can go fishing along one of the many piers, including the Englewood Ken Thompson Park Pier and the New Pass Pier. You can even watch a game of cricket and learn more about this English pastime with a visit to the Sarasota International Cricket Club’s grounds. During the summer months, visitors can check out free concerts in the park to hear a number of musical performances and get down. You can also go wind surfing, jet or water skiing, boating and snorkeling if you want to get up close and personal with the water and take on a more daring adventure.

Shopping and Dining in Siesta Key

Shopping: There’s plenty of shopping to be done in Siesta Key and the surrounding areas. The island is just a short drive from Sarasota, which has the sophistication of a big city but remains full of small-town charm. If you want to stay on the island, there are a number of shops at Siesta Village, which is located at the north end of Siesta Key and just a short distance from Crescent and Siesta beaches. You can also find more than 100 shops, boutiques, galleries and sidewalk cafes at St. Armand’s Circle along Main Street and Palm Avenue in Sarasota. If you want, get up on a Saturday morning and head to Sarasota for the farmers market on Main and Lemon streets downtown. Aside from the fresh food and handmade goods, you’ll also find goodies for your pet.

Dining in Siesta Key: If you want to take in views of the water while dining, head to Marina Jack’s on Sarasota’s bayfront. There’s also O’Leary’s Tiki Bar at Centennial Park along Sarasota Bay which is a great place for travelers who want to enjoy a good vibe and socialize. You’ll find plenty of places to choose from in downtown Sarasota along Main Street. There are eateries and bars, including Mattison’s City Grill as well as Divino Restaurant, where you will find tasty food and impressive live entertainment.

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