Gulf Front Home! 3 Acres!! Property from Gulf to Bay!!!(23 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:1-4 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
About the Property
House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-5)
Enter a long (400’) private driveway through beautiful native Florida vegetation.
You will reach our home, built in 1946. It was the third home built on Manasota Key.
Welcome to our very private beach getaway.
Beautiful Manasota Key is a quaint barrier island. Our home is located about halfway down the length of the key. It is not far from 4 major airports: Tampa (TPA), Sarasota (SRQ), and St. Petersburg-Clearwater (PIE) to the north and Ft. Myers (RSW) to the south.
Our home is cozy and pleasantly rustic. It is perfect for a couple or a family. There are 2 bedrooms and 2 baths. The kitchen is large and contains just about every tool or appliance you could want. For outdoor cooking, there is also a gas grill. Adjacent to the kitchen is the living room, which overlooks the Gulf of Mexico through a double set of sliding glass doors. Outside the glass doors is a small seating area. This is a perfect spot to have coffee in the morning, enjoy the beautiful sunsets, and watch dolphins play in the Gulf during the day.
Just a few steps from the deck is beautiful Manasota Key Beach. The private beach extends 1-1/2 miles south and 1/2 mile north…which means no crowds. The total beach extends about 2 miles to the south, ending at Stump Pass, and about 7 miles to the north. You will find the warm and usually clear blue waters of the Gulf a perfect place for your vacation! For those who prefer smooth, glassy waters, you should walk the beach in the early morning. Shark teeth and shells are abundant!
Our property extends from the gulf to bay. A 1/4 mile stroll will take you to our private dock on Lemon Bay. This is a quiet, relaxing spot for fishing or mooring small watercraft.
Our home is pet-friendly, with limitations, please email or call regarding your pet. Most pets are welcome on the beach as well.
Our home is sparsely equipped with electronics. There is a large flat screen HD-TV with cable, a DVD player and high speed wireless internet. We have 2 bedrooms, one furnished with a King bed and the other with 2 twins.
A sleeper sofa for overflow in the living room.
The groundskeeper lives on site in our guest cottage located about 400' east of our beach house.
Note the map below shows the house on the east, bayside, of the property. This is not correct. The house is on the west, gulf side, of the property.
Keywords: Private, Secluded, Old Florida Home, Manasota Key, Englewood Beach, Gulf Front, Gulf to Bay Property
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Member since: 2010
- 1 story
- 1740 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, Beds for 4-5
- King size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Master Bath has shower and separate tub. Bath 2 has shower.
- Health/Beauty Spa
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Miniature Golf
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Jet Skiing
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Parking Off Street
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Ice Maker
- Pantry Items
- Housekeeper Optional
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Dec 18 - Apr 15, 2017
4 night min stay
Apr 16 - Dec 17, 2017
4 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $75 + tax
- Refundable Damage Deposit $250
- Cleaning $95 + tax
- Tax Rate 12%
Deposit may be higher on longer term rentals or when pets are included.
Deposit is due within 7 days of confirmation,
50% due 60 days before rental start date,
50% balance due 15 days before rental start date,
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Beach looking North photo taken April 4 2016
Beach looking north.
Small eating and sitting area in front of the house; overlooking the gulf.
The house is right on the beach. Note 3 Sea Turtle nests on this north side.
Entertainment center, pull out sofa, kitchen behind.
Driveway Entrance from Manasota Key Rd
Guest house, where the groundskeeper lives
First view of the house
Our Dock on Lemon Bay
Beach View, looking north
Sitting area overlooking the gulf and beach.
10 Sea Turtle nests on the south side of the property. (summer only)
View out the doors from living room, beach is 30' away!
Driveway to the beach house
Walkway from the driveway to the house
Through the mangroves to the dock!
Our dock, looking back into the mangroves.
This listing was first published here in 2010.
Date last modified - Thursday, January 19, 2017
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