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Beautifully Furnished 5 Star Serenata Condo

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,137 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 30 nights


About the property

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths (Sleeps 4)

*** Just had a cancellation for Winter 2018. Looking for a three month Winter rental.*** Beautiful condo at Serenata, Sarasota, Florida. Screened balcony with a view of lake. Vaulted ceilings, two bedrooms and two full bathrooms. Tastefully furnished; king size beds in both bedrooms. Spacious living and dining. Free wireless internet, voicemail and long distance within the US and to Canada. Washer, dryer, and stainless steel fridge, stove, dishwasher and microwave. Flat screen TVs in bedrooms and 60" flat screen TV in the living room. Clubhouse, 24 hour fitness center, tennis court, large heated pool. Community is gated.

ATTENTION: This unit is a second floor walk-up, no elevator.

More Details

Kenneth Duff
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 24, 2017

About Kenneth Duff

We live in Newfoundland, Canada but love to spend time in sunny, warm Sarasota. We purchased this place for our personal use.

Kenneth Duff purchased this condo in 2010

Why Kenneth Duff chose Florida South West

We chose Sarasota because of all that it offers, golf, beaches, the visual and performing arts, which it is so well known for, and the great restaurants. We chose Serenata because of the lush grounds and the true feeling that you are on a resort. It is a very well planned, upscale and peaceful location.

What makes this condo unique

Inside the gates of Serenata is the clubhouse with a fitness center, pool table and library. There is a beautiful pool and a tennis court.

It is a short walk to Publix, Starbucks, a pharmacy, restaurants, cinema and other amenities. Walmart is a little further, but still close. And a couple of miles away is the University Town Centre (UTC) with some of the best shopping in Florida.


Sarasota Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1137 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake View
  • Lakefront
  • Water View
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Free Long Distance ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 2
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • King size bed in each bedroom.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 beach chairs
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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Beautifully Furnished 5 Star Serenata Condo
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews

Comfortable, Bright Condo - Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay here this year.

This condo is located in a lowrise complex of about six buildings that are beautifully landscapped and gated. There is a central clubhouse adacent to the pool that houses a full gym with a good variety of equipment. The location, just off University Parkway is a plus. You can walk to Starbucks or Publix or Panera bread. The beaches, golf, shopping and the malls are a short drive. Also there are a huge number of palces to eat along University Parkway.

The condo itself is newly furnished and very comfortable! From the beds to the living room couch and big can really relax here. Nothing is missing, the kitchen is fully equipped, appliances are fairly new, washer dryer....basic supplies....everything has been well thought out. The screened lanai is a great place to sit with a glass of wine and look over the adjacent 'lake'.

It was spotless when we arrived and exactly as it is shown in the photos. I particularly enjoyed the huge flat screen TV in the living room, the wireless high speed internet and unlimited long distance.

This is a great place to stay in Sarasota. The owners were extremely helpful and very friendly. You will not be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Apr 22, 2013
  • Stayed: Jan 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Sarasota Bradenton
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
University Park Country Club
Nearest Motorway
4 Miles
Car: recommended

Close to restaurants and shopping, including Ellenton Outlet Mall and the UTC Mall. Golf courses are too many to name; award winning private and public courses, par 3 courses, executive courses and championship courses only minutes away. 20 minutes to Siesta Key Beach, 10 minutes to Lido Beach. Other beaches on Anna Marie Island, Long Boat Key and Bradenton are also close by. Downtown Sarasota and St. Armand’s Circle are a short drive. These areas offer theatre, art, fine dining and nightlife. Such as; Golden Dinner Theater, Sarasota Ballet, Sarasota Film Festival, G.Wiz Science Museum, John Ringling Museum of Art, Selby Botanical Gardens, Sarasota Gallery District, Performing Arts Center, Mote Aquarium, Sarasota Circus, Jungle Gardens, Van Wezel Performing Art, Asolo Repertory Theatre and Sarasota Orchestra.

Airports - Sarasota/Bradenton (SRQ) 5 minutes, St. Petersburg/Clearwater (PIE) 45 minutes, Tampa International (TPA) 50 minutes, Fort Myers-Southwest Florida Int'l (RSW) 75 minutes, Orlando International Airport (MCO) 2 hours, Sanford (Orlando) SFB 2.5 hours.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Exit Cleaning Fee $100

Minimum 1 month stay per rental. Refundable security deposit of $500 required and exit cleaning fee of $100 both to be paid at time of booking.

Prices are in US currency. Will accept payment by money order or e-mail money transfer.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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