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Siesta Key

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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

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Recent Siesta Key reviews

  • Great Siesta Key home on the beach

    "It does not get more on the beach than this! We enjoyed a great week. After a week in Orlando we were looking for a beach side retreat. This was perfect. The location of the property is superb - firstly its right on the beach. We enjoyed this element in every way. Great to get up, make coffee and see the first of the early walkers on the beach by 6am! Great to not have to drive to the beach - we brought many beach items with us, but Ron also kindly provides an array of chairs, parasols, kids toys, kites etc. so superb to just pick up our beach kit and walk straight out. It was also great to enjoy the beach for a couple of hours in the morning, then head back to the house for lunch still enjoyng the beach view then head back down in the afternoon. Finally, at the end of the day we'd BBQ on the beautiful deck which runs the entire rear of the home again overlooking the beach. The beach was peaceful, not at all crowded. The sand is amazing and the gulf was so warm. We built sandcastles and fished. The other benefit of the location is its proximity to Siesta Key Village - the village is perfect in size with a great mix of coffee shops and restaurants - just a few mins walk from the house. Highly recommend the property - we'e taken great memories from it. Comms from Ron were great. The Portlock Family, ENGLAND"
    Guest: Hayley P. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: September 8, 2014
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  • Great location

    "Our family really enjoyed our stay at this property. Great location a minute walk to the beach. The unit is exactly as good as it looks in the pictures very clean and large enough for us and our two daughters both in their 20's. Would definitely return!!"
    Guest: gradvisit Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 13, 2014
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  • Absolutely PERFECT!!

    "My husband and I stayed in this unit for a week on our honeymoon. What a perfect location, unit, and town! We will never stay anywhere else but here in the future. This unit includes practically everything you'd need for a day on the beach. We had a small cooler, an umbrella, beach chairs, and beach towels waiting for us when we got here. (bring ice with you though!) There are "free ride" companies that will take you anywhere on the key for a tip. No rates like a cab company. The unit also includes everything you'd need just to live there for the week.. pots, pans, plates, utensils, plenty of bath towels dish towels..you name it. Be sure to bring toiletries for the week though! and extra toilet paper! The unit is immaculate. And the view in this unit is amaaaazing! If you're in the mood for a good burger go to The Boat Yard. the best burger you'll ever have in your life. I will be an annual visitor of siesta keys as long as I can walk ;) The Key itself was amazing. not too crowded. in the first 15 min we were sitting on the beach we saw 2 dolphins swim by, and on our 5th day a manatee swam about 5 feet behind us. The Key has everything but a decent grocery store. We just had a Free-Ride take us the Publix just off the key. Thanks Siesta Key for the perfect Honeymoon!!!"
    Guest: cscott Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 27, 2014
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  • Excellent location

    "This property is in a wonderful location, you can see beach from the living room and master bedroom, you can walk from the house across to the yard and then you are in sand. Quiet too. Good sized rooms. Private garage for two cars. Everything was in good working order and comfortable. It could use a little updating, and it could be cleaner. Overall, really enjoyed staying here with my family."
    Guest: Timothy S. Date of Stay: March 2014 Review Submitted: March 26, 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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