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Luxury Condominium at Siesta Dunes Beachside

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Last updated: 08/13/2016
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Siesta Beach was just voted best beach in the US. Booking 2016

Siesta Dunes has decided to add beach lounge chairs for our guests right on the sand. No more carting chairs out to the beach.

We've installed all new flat screen TV's, a 46' Internet cabable set in the Living Room, you can access net flix, and many other movie rental sites via the new TV I also installed a better longer range more powerful wireless router to give you the highest quality internet access available. We are one of the few units at Siesta Dunes with an in unit secure wireless system.

Our condominium is in Building 5 Unit 203 and is located beachfront at the Siesta Dunes Resort on Crescent Beach, about a half mile north of Stickney Point Road on Midnight Pass Road. We are on the second floor with a beautiful view, taking in the pool area, landscaped grounds, and the beach. Siesta Dunes is the nicest resort on Siesta Key.

Some of the unique features are the sun deck right next to the beach with a grilling area, plenty of lounge chairs, and a shaded area. The pool is spacious, surrounded by beach chairs, and a natural sea grass landscape theme. There is an elevator and laundry facilities ten steps down the hall from our door.
Rental arrangements are initally made by me, and at reduced rates, and completed through the Siesta Dunes rental office. There is never any confusion about check-in time, keys, gate passes, or parking accommodations.

The rental office offers folding beds for youngsters at a nominal fee if needed. One last thing, we have installed Wireless Internet Access in our unit for your convenience. Please call me or E-mail to make arrangements for the nicest vacation you could ever have. Tony Daily

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Property Type

  • Condo
  • On floor 2
  • 1275 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : YES

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 2

    ...moreless

  • Main Bathroom has a stall shower, dressing area and it's attached to the master bedroom. The guest bath is a tub and shower right next to the entrance to the guest bath. Both have been updated....moreless

Other Amenities

  • NEW Cable TV'S in Living Room and Bedrooms. LIVING ROOM TV HAS INTERNET SO YOU CAN USE YOUR NETFLIX, SONY, OR ANY OTHER INTERNET BASED MOVIE RENTAL SYSTEM....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    WIRELESS INTERNET IN OUR UNIT...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    HI DEF WITH INTERNET NET FLIX ALL THE USUAL INTERNET TV STATIONS...moreless

  • Toys:

    ALWAYS A SUPPLY OF BEACH TOYS IN THE CLOSET...moreless

  • Video Library:

    A FEW MOVIES...moreless

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    WE ARE BEACHSIDE, YOU CAN SEE THE BEACH, THE POOL, AND THE BEAUTIFUL LANDSCAPE. THERE ARE NO STREETS TO CROSS. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    NEW...moreless

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    5 STEPS RIGHT DOWN THE HALL...moreless

  • Computer Available:

    PRINTER WORKS WITH ANY COMPUTER. USB...moreless

  • Covered Parking:

    RIGHT NEAR THE UNIT ASSIGNED WHEN YOU CHECK IN...moreless

Kitchen

  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Our kitchen is fully equipped, don't worry about having everything you would need to prepare a meal....moreless

  • Microwave:

    BRAND NEW...moreless

  • Oven:

    NEW...moreless

Outside

  • Boat:

    FOR RENT AT CB'S WALKING DISTANCE....moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    NICEST DECK ON THE BEACH....moreless

  • Gazebo:

    PART OF THE DECK DOWN BY THE BEACH, CHAIRS AND SHADE....moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    RENTALS AROUND THE CORNER ...moreless

  • Lanai / Gazebo:

    Fully screened, a great place to have a meal....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    SEVERAL IN DIFFERENT LOCATIONS....moreless

  • Tennis:

    Nicely maintained court....moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    THERE'S ALWAYS PLENTY OF STUFF IN THE CLOSET WHEN YOU FIRST ENTER THE UNIT....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Shared Hot Tub

Building Type

  • Building
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.8
from 6 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
FALL SEASON
Sep 17 - Nov 18, 2016
7 night min stay

$1,595
WINTER 2016 SPRING 2017
Nov 19 - Apr 28, 2017
7 night min stay

$2,095
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,595

Changeover Day: Saturday


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
  • Tax Rate 12%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 08/13/2016
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Location

10 Miles
Nearest Airport
SARASOTA (SRQ)

Car: Not Necessary

Kathy's suggestion for Siesta Dunes.

Usually Tony provides the info but I will be happy to help you.

There are 2 ways to access Siesta Key - the north bridge on Siesta Drive is convenient when coming and going to the city of Sarasota and north. The south bridge on Stickney Point Rd is convenient when coming and going off the south end of the island to shopping and Interstate 75.

Our condo is very close to Stickney point Rd. The area south of the Stickney Point Rd is all residential and private but lovely to drive down and see and the bike path takes you all the way to the end. At the south end is a public beach called Turtles Beach and is less crowded than the Siesta Public Beach but not as wide and popular and the sand is not the same. But check it out anyway - there are a couple of restaurants down there - Turtles (casual) and Ophelia (more fine dining). And closer to the Dunes is Captain Curts (not much to look at but has good chowder), City Pizza and Miguels (fine dining).

You can shop for groceries at the Crescent Market and walk there. Or you can drive to Publix which is off island but not far (near ‪41 and Stickney Point Rd.‬) There is also a market in Siesta Village with parking.

In Siesta Key Village are many places to eat - we like The Cottage, Eat Here, the Sun Garden, Flavios. If you like music and food and drinking , there is the Siesta Key Oyster Bar (SKOB) and Daiquiri Deck.

To get to these places you can drive but parking is sometimes an issue. It is walkable but will take awhile. You can get a ride on Johnnys Free Ride but calling them up and they will pick you up at the Dunes and drive you anywhere on the key. It is free but you have to tip them. It is a great option when you don't want to drink and drive or look for parking.

For things to do it depends what your interests are. Enjoy the beach everyday - walk to the Point of Rocks wall (make sure to touch it, it doesn't count unless you do!). Watch the sunsets on the deck with a cocktail every night and stay for the afterglow as it is usually beautiful. You can rent kayaks etc or go fishing - just ask at CBs on Stickney Point (with in walking distance from the Dunes) If you like shopping there are a few shops in the Village to check out or one afternoon or evening go to St Armands Circle - there are many shops and lots of places to eat. We love Shores, Venizia, Crab and Fin and Tommy Bahamas there. You have to drive thru Sarasota and over the Ringling Bridge to get there. On the waterfront in the city is Marina Jacks with a restaurant and lots of boats to look at. Also a boat dinner cruise which is popular but we have never done it. The City Park there is nice to walk around after eating or stop at O'Learys for some shrimp.

If you want to cook in the condo there are 2 Farmers markets to go to - Sat till ‪1pm‬ at main and lemon. It is awesome. And ‪on Wed 9-1‬ at Phillipi Creek is a smaller one. We buy our seafood at these markets from Maggies Seafood- she is the best.

Downtown Sarasota is fun too - there are lots of shops and restaurants there. We like Louies Modern, Mediterraneo, Selva Grill, C est La Vie(breakfast). On the first ‪Friday night‬ there is a art gallery walk which is fun to do - lots of people walking around and sipping wine and looking at the art.

If you have a rainy day or you love museums, go the Ringling Art museum and/or Ca d Zan tours. There is Selby Orchid Gardens near the waterfront if you like flowers. Past St Armands but not quite to Longboat Key is Mote Marine - interesting if you have kids.

There is so much to do and I hope I have helped - please feel free to ask again. When you check in go into the Rec room and check out all the brochures and travel guides. And talk to people on the deck and at the pool - most people love to tell you about places to enjoy.

I envy you - can't wait to get back there myself.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1998

About the owner: Unit 5.203 at Siesta Dunes is owned by two couples, I didn't have a picture with all 4 of us so here's one of Chris and Kathy. We have been condo partners since 1984. People always ask how do you do it? Do you ever fight or argue? It's simple, I take care of all the rental stuff. Chris does the books, Kathy does the decorating and updates, and Paul buys the wine. Guess who has the easiest job. Tony Daily

Why the Owner Chose Siesta Key, FL, USA:
We purchased our condominium at Siesta Dunes on Siesta Key in 1998 with another couple who have been our friends for 35 years. Prior to owning at Siesta Dunes we had a condominium with the same partners at Holiday Valley a ski resort near Buffalo NY. The decision to purchase on Siesta Key, at Siesta Dunes was simple. The beach being the number 1 consideration, and the overall lay out and amenities of the Siesta Dunes Resort. We loved the open green space and the low density.

The Unique Benefits at this Condo:
Siesta Dunes has the same basic amenities as most of the upper end resorts on Siesta Beach. Two things made a difference to us. The sun deck is a unique feature with lots of lounge chairs, umbrellas, and tables to have lunch or dinner. Second there are two grilling areas with high quality gas grills, I've never had to wait to use the grills and it's especially nice to make your lunch on the grill and have it on the deck. Those two features made a difference to us. Siesta Dunes also offered an excellent property management staff to help defray costs.


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Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Living Area lots of seating.

    Living Area lots of seating.

  • Master Bedroom, King bed, fresh remodeling.

    Master Bedroom, King bed, fresh remodeling.

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • People meet on the deck to enjoy spectacular sunsets.  Most bring a cocktail.

    People meet on the deck to enjoy spectacular sunsets. Most bring a cocktail.

  • DECK WITH GRILLS, CHAIRS, SHADED AREA, UMBRELLAS, GREAT LUNCH AREA.

    DECK WITH GRILLS, CHAIRS, SHADED AREA, UMBRELLAS, GREAT LUNCH AREA.

  • Path from the deck to the Beach

    Path from the deck to the Beach

  • Great Fishing

    Great Fishing

  • Lanai Dining area, great view.

    Lanai Dining area, great view.

  • Dining Area, Formal.

    Dining Area, Formal.

  • Kitchen looking toward living Room

    Kitchen looking toward living Room

  • PATH TO THE POOL, DECK, BEACH

    PATH TO THE POOL, DECK, BEACH

  • Pool, lots of lounge chairs, hot tub.

    Pool, lots of lounge chairs, hot tub.

  • View from the Condominium

    View from the Condominium

  • Cruise the Intercoastal with rental boats from CB's really fun.

    Cruise the Intercoastal with rental boats from CB's really fun.

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This listing was first published here in 2003.

Date last modified - Friday, August 26, 2016

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